Quincy Jones shaded Taylor Swift in a pretty savage way. He was asked about Taylor Swift and Q didn’t hold back. “We need more songs, man. Songs, not hooks.” He added, “A great song can make the worst singer in the world a star. A bad song can’t be saved by the three best singers… Read more »
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Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson are being sued by The Sequence. The lawsuit is over “Uptown Funk.” They’re claiming “Uptown Funk” has “significant and substantially similar compositional elements’ of Funk You Up.” Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson were also sued in September for biting off of Zapp’s 1980 hit, “More Bounce to the Ounce.” More… Read more »
Kandi Burruss says writing for Whitney Houston was special. Kandi was on “Live with Kelly and Ryan,” and explained why writing for Whitey was special. She’s written also for TLC, Destiny’s Child, Donna Summer and others. Kandi is getting ready to start a run on Broadway in “Chicago.”
Wendy Williams says nobody cares about Ashanti’s music. Wendy was speaking about Ashanti because of her appearance on Joe Budden’s “Everyday Struggle.” The two had an argument because Ashanti was upset that money was thrown at her while performing. Joe says she was dressed like a stripper. You can check that out below. Wendy weighed… Read more »
Xscape has new music WITHOUT group member Kandi Burruss. I told you that during an interview with Andy Cohen on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live.” Kandi said she wasn’t recording with the other ladies. It was kind of awkward. See it here. Listen to the music with out Kandi here.
Kandi Burruss is NOT recording new music with Xscape. Tank passes on a reality TV show. I’ll #spillthetea. Kanye West’s stepmother accuses his father of domestic violence. Thanks for checking out #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio! #LiveLifeSmooth #SmoothRideHome #TonyScott
Lalah Hathaway took the Smooth Ride Home with Tony Scott. Lalah’s new album dropped last Friday. It’s called, “Honestly.” Her tour will start in January. Lalah Hathaway and Tony Scott Lalah Hathaway came by for the #SmoothRideHome. She is beautiful and great to talk to. Thanks Lalah! Congrats on the 7th or 8th album. LOL… Read more »
KeKe Palmer killed it with her version of Beyonce’s 1+1. KeKe said, “I can only imagine saying these words to the Lord ???????. Have y’all ever felt this way about anyone before” The song was on Beyonce’s “4” album.
Chrisette Michele really regrets performing for Trump’s inauguration. Chrisette realizes it was a bad choice now. She said, “I knew that he wasn’t a good choice for the presidency…but there’s always got to be some sense of hope. That message on the stage was at the wrong time and the wrong place and I apologize… Read more »
A founding member of the legendary group Heatwave has passed away. Keith Edward Wilder, who along with his brother, Johnny Wilder, and Rod Temperton, created Heatwave in 1975. They had major hits with “Boogie Night,” The Groove Line,” and the classic, “Always and Forever.” Johnny Wilder passed away in 2006 and Rod Temperton passed away… Read more »