Christmas Music May Be Hazardous to Your Health, MD Warns

Should Christmas music be banned before Thanksgiving? You walk into a crowded shopping mall and you recognize that song blaring through the speakers. It’s that time year again. Now, whether you love or despise Christmas music, did you know that it may actually harm your mental health?  That’s according to one psychologist in the UK. […]

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20 Best R&B Albums of 1997

In hip-hop, 1997 was the year the Shiny Suit. Yes—there were great, decidedly non-shiny albums; but we all know what defined that year’s sound and image. From “Gettin’ Jiggy Wit’ It” by Will Smith to Ma$e‘s “Feels So Good,” the death the Notorious B.I.G. that March had sparked an outpouring gleefully upbeat rap hits that championed superficial […]

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Kelela Covers Sade’s ‘Like a Tattoo’ on BBC Radio 1 [VIDEO]

to TheBoombox on Kelela is on her promotional grind in support her latest album, Take Me Apart. Recently, the R&B singer appeared on BBC Radio 1’s program, Piano Sessions, and performed two songs. For her first set, Kelela sang her favorite song from Sade’s 1992 album, Love Deluxe, “Like a Tattoo.” Over st piano keys, Kelela […]

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New Music: Tamar Braxton ‘Pick Me Up’

On the heels the heartbreaking “My Man,” Tamar Braxton serves up a perfect “Pick Me Up” with the latest single from her upcoming album, Bluebird Happiness. Over upbeat production, the R&B songstress delivers harmonies and lyrics that were no doubt inspired by her romance to husband Vincent Herbet, who also happened to executive produce her […]

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Reese Laflare Flaunts His Fashion Sense on New Song ‘No Stylist’ –

LaFlare Records Following up a busy few months putting out new material for fans, Reese Laflare is delivering another new track to welcome in the fall season. The Atlanta rapper drops his new song, “No Stylist,” which recruits production from the likes District Yori and AL B. Laflare provides some catchy lyrics and upbeat melodies on […]

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