Author: Steve

Blueface and Chrisean Rock have put aside their differences for the benefit of their shared child, enjoying a peaceful Thanksgiving Day dinner together. In an Instagram Story made by Chrisean’s sister Chastity Luella on Thursday (November 23), the on-again, off-again pair can be seen enjoying time with the “Thotiana” rapper’s children with his fianceé, Jaidyn Alexis, in addition to appearing to spend platonic time with one another. In another clip, Blueface can be seen enjoying video games with his children while Chrisean Rock FaceTimes her sister. Up until very recently, the pair have been primarily known for the volatile nature of relationship. Earlier this…

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Rudolph Isley, co-founding member of the R&B trio, The Isley Brothers, has died aged 84. His death on Wednesday (11 October) was confirmed by a publicist of the group. No cause of death was given. “There are no words to express my feelings and the love I have for my brother,” Ronald Isley said in a statement, according to The Los Angeles Times. “Our family will miss him. But I know he’s in a better place.” Rudolph was the second eldest of the three-brother vocal harmony group, which included Ronald and O’Kelly Isley. Originally formed in 1954 with their fourth brother Vernon when…

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In the vibrant landscape of community engagement, Dagr8fm Radio Station has emerged as a cultural force, transcending conventional boundaries by actively participating in philanthropic endeavors. One notable partnership is with Dreamz United, a non-profit organization based in Miami dedicated to uplifting underprivileged youths. This article delves into the impactful collaboration between Dagr8fm and Dreamz United, showcasing their joint efforts to bring about positive change in the lives of those often overlooked. Dagr8fm’s collaboration with Dreamz United is grounded in a shared commitment to community development. Beyond the realms of music, Dagr8fm actively participates in social initiatives that contribute to the…

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Kesha is giving a rewrite to one of her biggest pop hits. The popstar, who famously referenced music mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs in the opening line of her breakout hit “Tik Tok,” removed the lyric during a Saturday performance at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. Kesha originally name-dropped Combs in the electropop party anthem with the line, “Wake up in the morning feelin’ like P. Diddy.” “Wake up in the morning feelin’ just like me,” Kesha sang onstage, according to footage shared by Hollywood Unlocked on Instagram, as well as X accounts @ViralThingz and @brandonbtch. The lyric change comes days after Combs found himself at the center…

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Little Brother have announced they’ll be releasing their new documentary, May the Lord Watch: The Little Brother Story, later this week. After hosting screenings of the film for fans in D.C., Atlanta, Los Angeles and New York City over the last two weeks, Phonte and Rapper Big Pooh revealed on Monday (November 20) that the long-awaited doc will arrive via their YouTube channel at 8 p.m. ET on Black Friday (November 24). According to a press release, May the Lord Watch: The Little Brother Story follows the rise, breakup and reunion of the former trio that has since become a duo with the departure of producer 9th Wonder. “The…

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The Hip-Hop Effect: Decoding Why R&B Music Is More Explicit Now Than Ever In the dynamic world of music, R&B has undergone a significant transformation in recent years. The evolution of R&B lyrics has taken a notable turn towards explicitness, raising eyebrows and sparking conversations. This article delves into the intriguing phenomenon known as “The Hip-Hop Effect” and aims to decode why R&B music is more explicit now than ever before. Introduction R&B, or Rhythm and Blues, has a rich history deeply rooted in African American culture. Traditionally known for its soulful melodies and emotive lyrics, R&B has embraced a…

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It’s time we stopped asking about the state of R&B. In case you haven’t noticed, the genre has been in great hands for quite some time. In the wake of the tiring “R&B is dead” debate, Essence published an editorial capsule reporting on it in the fall of 2022, exploring the ever-changing sound of R&B with a deep dive into how today’s artists are carrying the torch for the genre their way. Maybe some music-lovers just haven’t been looking hard enough for the old-school sounds they’ve been begging new artists for. Or perhaps they’re still adjusting to the changing times of music. Whatever the…

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Judge Rejects Trump’s Motion for Mistrial The former president’s request alleged that the judge overseeing his $250 million civil trial was politically biased against him. The judge said the motion was ‘utterly without merit.’ The New York judge overseeing Donald Trump’s $250 million civil fraud case rejected a motion for a mistrial from the former president and his co-defendants on Friday, calling the arguments provided by their defense team to throw out the case “utterly without merit.” “In good conscience, I cannot sign a proposed order to show cause that is utterly without merit, and upon which subsequent briefing would…

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Westside Oklahoma City rap artist 2NDLIFE has been around, for sometime now. While the young rapper started out young in the streets, it was clear that he would need to seek an alternative route from the fast paced and dangerous life he knew too well. 2NDLIFE gave some insight to how he began rapping, and experiencing family loss: “I start writing music at 16. I learned how to rap from my cousin Dale, who was murdered in 2000. So, that gave me motivation to display my talent.” When it comes to his creative process, the Oklahoma City artist wants it…

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Birmingham is one of the future Afrobeat superstars,from Stoke-On-Trent, England,. Birmingham’s flow is simply impressive. His rapid delivery and his dexterity in articulating words testify to a total mastery of his art. He manages to deliver catchy lyrics with disconcerting ease. His voice carries a strength and energy that brings the lyrics to life and amplifies the impact of his songs,can’t wait to see what’s next.

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