Tag Archives: r&b

  • Sangin’ in the Rain: Tyrese, Anthony Hamilton and Lyfe Jennings Dazzle in Philly

    Aug 15, 15 by Al-Lateef Farmer Leave a comment


    *It’s a little past midnight and the rain is falling; sounds like a lyric from a song, but it paints the picture of last week’s “Essence of Entertainment” show at the Dell Music Center in Philadelphia last week. Quite possibly the strongest lineup of the summer entertained a sold out crowd as rain intermittently fell […]

  • 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 […]