With vocals that were both guttural and gritty, yet sensual and sweet — Bobby “Blue” Bland had pipes, and his distinct growl made him an icon in the blues genre.
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Numerous media outlets reported last week that singer Beyoncé and her husband, Jay-Z, were expecting their second child but the rap icon says the news isn’t true, according to New-York-based radio station Hot 97.
By Courtney Garcia, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Jay-Z could be rap music’s biggest power broker, but his latest song “Open Letter,” directed at critics of his recent trip to Cuba,… More
By Lilly Workneh, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Beyoncé has been generating serious buzz since the recent release of her latest song “Bow Down/I Been On.” The single, which includes… More
By Lilly Worneh, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Diddy tops this year’s Forbes’ list of hip-hop’s wealthiest artists — and is joined by some of the genre’s other big cash kings. As the… More
By Lilly Workneh, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Beyoncé’s back! And with a whole new attitude… Taking the music world by surprise, Beyoncé stirred up social media frenzy after releasing… More
Rapper Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake are teaming up for a 12-city summer stadium tour that will include concerts in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago, music promoter Live Nation said on Friday.
By Belinda Goldsmith, Reuters LONDON — Rapper Jay-Z will return to the London Olympics site this summer where he performed at the 2012 Paralympics as the sporting complex takes on a… More
If you haven’t heard enough hype about Queen B’s upcoming documentary, “Beyonce: Life Is But a Dream,” Oprah Winfrey wants you to know she is REALLY excited about it. The… More
Beyonce is hoping that her ultra-revealing documentary will someday provide inspiration for Blue Ivy, the year-old daughter she and husband Jay-Z have.