Jill Scott Previews New Album Via YouTube

Jill Scott drops her new album, The Light of The Sun, in just a few weeks (June 21 to be exact). In addition to her ‘Light of The Sun Sundays’ webisodes, Jill’s taken to YouTube in a somewhat different way to preview the album! In addition to hearing large chunks of new music, you hear … Continue reading

New Music: Mariah Carey “When Christmas Comes”

I’m sure the news of Mariah Carey‘s new Christmas album, ‘Merry Christmas II You,’ elected one of two responses from most people; either elated & giddy (like my boo Jazzijoyce and I) or a long sigh & maybe a side-eye. Well, despite that I’m loving the entire album (of course), which dropped this week, I … Continue reading

New Music: Christina Aguilera “Express”

Despite the lackluster sales of her most recent album ‘Bionic‘ and the unfortunate end of her 5 year marriage to her husband – things are looking up for Christina Aguilera. The anticipation is rising daily for her debut film, the musical Burlesque, in which she co-stars with Cher (in theaters Nov. 24th), and so is … Continue reading

Marsha Ambrosius ‘Late Nights & Early Mornings’ Album Cover + Album Release Date

The official cover art for Marsha Ambrosius‘ upcoming debut solo album ‘Late Nights & Early Mornings‘ has been revealed – and what else can I say but she looks gorgeous! I love the concept; Marsha walking down a hotel hallway – it really simply yet effectively represents the same ‘life of a recording artist/performer’ theme … Continue reading

Shakira Performs “Loca” on David Letterman

How can you not love Shakira – she’s just so awesome, right? Recently Shakira stopped by the Late Show With David Letterman to perform her brand new single, “Loca” which is off her upcoming bilingual new album, ‘Sale El Sol‘ (album cover above). Watch Shakira’s “Loca” performance after the jump!

New Fiona Apple Album Early 2011

Fans of Fiona Apple will be very happy to hear the singer/songwriter is planning to releasing a new studio album in early 2011! The album is the long-awaited follow up to Apple’s critically acclaimed ‘Extraordinary Machine‘ (2005). Check out the news via SameSame.com.au: A recent profile of Charley Drayton, Appleā€™s drummer since 2006, in Modern … Continue reading

John Legend & The Roots: UNSTAGED

Thursday night at 9PM EST, YouTube, VEVO, and American Express hosted the live streaming concert, John Legend & The Roots: UNSTAGED – with direction from Spike Lee, and guest appearances from C.L. Smooth, Estelle, Common, Melanie Fiona, and Jennifer Hudson taking it to church(!) during an encore. The streaming concert event, which took place in … Continue reading

Jazmine Sullivan ‘Love Me Back’ Album Art Unveiled

The tracklisting for Jazmine Sullivan‘s upcoming sophomore album ‘Love Me Back‘ was released a few weeks ago, now we finally get the album cover artwork. The cover isn’t anything amazing, but Jazmine looks nice here, and I do prefer it over her debut album artwork – plus this honestly just gets me even more excited … Continue reading

Marsha Ambrosius Talks New Single & New Album With Centric

Centric’s SoulSessions sat down with Marsha Ambrosius, former ‘songstress’ of duo Floetry, to talk about her new single, “I Hope She Cheats On You (With a Basketball Player)”, as well as her upcoming debut solo album, ‘Late Nights & Early Mornings‘, hitting stores October 26th. In between the interview clips, check out Marsha singing/playing a … Continue reading

First Look: Jill Scott’s New Video & Album Promo

Leave it to TheWaitingRoom to get down deep on the research tip. It seems the promo for Jill Scott‘s new album, ‘The Light of the Sun‘, is ready to start rolling out very soon! According to a recent Craigslist for-sale ad for a classic 1969 Lincoln, the car is “soon to be featured” in a … Continue reading