New Video: Jazmine Sullivan “Holding You Down (Goin’ in Circles)”

Jazmine Sullivan‘s official video for “Holding You Down (Goin’ in Circles)” premiered today – with appearances by Doug E. Fresh, Pepa, Pete Rock, Kwame, Missy Elliott, and more. I’ve been loving this song since it leaked in late June and I’m excited we finally have the video. Look out for Jazmine’s upcoming new album, ‘Love … Continue reading

R.I.P. Aaliyah… 9 Years Ago Today

Tamia Performs Live in Central Park [Video]

This past Sunday Tamia performed in New York City’s Central Park as part of their annual Summer Stage free concert series. Singersroom got some great video footage from the show, and it only confirms what I’ve already been saying; Tamia is one of the most underrated voices in R&B today. Her control, dynamic, power, and … Continue reading

New Music: Keri Hilson “Breaking Point”

“Breaking Point” by Keri Hilson has been floating around the net for a few days now, but I didn’t post it immediately for two reasons; one – prior to her debut album dropping so many songs leaked that no one was really sure what was a single, what was on the album, or what wasn’t … Continue reading

New Music: Joss Stone “Back in Style

Well this is random – but certainly welcome. Joss Stone‘s official site was updated with this brand new track, “Back in Style”. From looking at her tweets from the past month or two, supposedly she’s been working on a track for a Nine West promotion, so this very well may be that song, plus the … Continue reading

New Music: Kanye feat. Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz “Power” (The Remix)

A week late, but who’s counting – prepare your thirsty eardrums to be quenched, it’s Kanye West‘s “Power” remix we’ve been waiting for, well at least I know I have been. Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz show up here, and you know these three gentleman are always more than welcome here in my iPod. Listen and … Continue reading

New Video: The Roots & John Legend “Wake Up Everybody” (ft. Melanie Fiona & Common)

Been bumpin’ this 4-way collabo almost every morning on the train to work, and now we get the visual! The Roots, John Legend, Melanie Fiona, and Common teamed up to record this cover of “Wake Up Everybody,” and then shoot the video in Brooklyn last month. Pick up The Roots/John Legend collaboration album, ‘Wake Up!’ … Continue reading

Janelle Monae “Cold War” Live & Acoustic

This past weekend Janelle Monae was one of the many performers at the annual Outside Lands music festival in San Francisco. Watch her great acoustic live performance of “Cold War,” her recent single off the amazing album, ‘The ArchAndroid’. At this point I don’t think Janelle can do any wrong.

Elizabeth Gilbert on Genius, and How We Ruin It

Take a moment to watch and listen to writer Elizabeth Gilbert‘s TED talk from Feb. 2009 about creativity, the creative process. Gilbert is best known as the author behind the best-selling Eat, Pray, Love – of which the film version starring Julia Roberts was just released. In her TED talk, Gilbert takes us on a … Continue reading

Photos: Erykah Badu at Lollapalooza 2010

Photo: Karen Dunbar | click photo for full size I know that other blogs already posted photos of Erykah Badu from Lollapalooza (last weekend in Chicago, IL) – but I was specifically waiting for these photos of Erykah at Lolla. You see, I work at Fuse and helped crop/edit them for the site after our … Continue reading