Tag Archives: r&b

  • Steven Ivory: B.B. King, Blue No More

    May 20, 15 by blueolive Comments Off on Steven Ivory: B.B. King, Blue No More


    *Sometimes, an aspect of your life goes amiss and you don’t want to think further than your personal woe. Occasionally, if only temporarily, you want to live in your gloom; wallow in your regret. Happy? Fuck happy.   At least for the time being, your refuge is a pit of sorrow. The only thing you want other than […]

  • Steven Ivory: The Coronation of Lalah Hathaway

    May 5, 15 by blueolive Comments Off on Steven Ivory: The Coronation of Lalah Hathaway


    *Standing before the Troubadour on a chilly Spring April 21st evening, the memories immediately come rushing back. Rock journals, when documenting the legendary West Hollywood 400-capicity nightclub’s illustrious history, wax profusely about Elton John playing his first American concerts here and the early performances of  legends James Taylor, the Eagles, Joni Mitchell, Carole King and […]

  • Bobby V Points Out How Popular Music Shifted Away from R&B

    Jan 11, 15 by Deron Dalton 4 Comments


    *Many of popular music genres (hip hop, dance pop) include R&B elements, but R&B isn’t as popular as it used to be. We’ll leave it to Bobby V to point out what happened to R&B since the 90s.

  • ‘Celebrate’ with New Music from the Rance Allen Group (Listen)

    Nov 15, 14 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby 1 Comment


    *The Rance Allen Group has a new album in stores and online outlets.  It’s their latest release titled “Celebrate” on the Tyscot Music & Entertainment label. The band of brothers have sustained over forty years in the music business and four albums with the Tyscot family. Last year the Rance Allen Group released a 2 […]

  • Rance Allen Group Releases ‘A Lil’ Louder (Clap Your Hands)’

    Aug 20, 14 by Tyscot Publicity Leave a comment


    *(Indianapolis, IN)  – Yes, you’ve heard the buzz that the legendary Rance Allen Group has been in the studio and the group’s debut single “A Lil’ Louder (Clap Your Hands)” is nothing less than a gospel hit. Fans of the Stellar award-winning Rance Allen Group (RAG) will hear a fresh, new sound from one of […]

  • Freda Payne Discusses Fitness & New Album ‘Come Back to Me Love’ (Video)

    Aug 9, 14 by Cory Alexander Haywood 1 Comment


    *There’s no formula for achieving longevity in show business. However, Freda Payne continues to be one the world’s most celebrated Jazz vocalists. Throughout her career, she has produced numerous hit singles and dozens of classic love ballads. Saturday, August 9, the vivacious songstress performed at BB King’s Blues Club & Grill in New York City. The […]