Before this year’s Grammy Awards even began, unbelievable shock and sadness had overtaken celebrities, athletes, and fans all over the world. Just hours before the Grammy red carpet arrivals began, news broke that basketball legend Kobe Bryant, 41, his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and 7 others died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Grammy host Alicia Keys and show opener Lizzo made mention of Bryant to the award show attendees.
Some of your favortie R&B legends came together to pay tribute to iconic singer/songwriter Babyface in a tribute performance at the 2015 Soul Train Awards. Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds was given the Legend Award for his contribution to music over the last almost 30 years. Watch Fantasia, Boyz II Men, Tevin Campbell, Brandy, and Bobby Brown sing hits penned and/or produced by Babyface on the 2015 Soul Train Awards below. READ MORE
One of my favorite male groups Boyz II Men is back on the scene! Boyz II Men are scheduled to drop their 10th studio album, Twenty,Â tomorrow. The new album will be double disk set which will feature 8 re-recordings of their previous hits. The new video shows a number of contemporary issues as the men show how we can change them by being “one up for love”. Check the inside for the new video. READ MORE
Boyz II Men will be celebrating two decades in the music business this fall with a special two-disc release. The multi-platinum R&B group will be dropping a special anniversary album titled “Twenty” exclusively through Walmart. The project will include ten new songs, as well as updated renditions of ten of the group’s classic hits like “End of the Road” and “I’ll Make Love To You.” Group member Wanya Morris says it’s a “pure blessing” to still be making music 20 years later, while Shawn Stockman says they owe their success to their “amazing” fans. A release date for Boyz II Men’s “Twenty” hasn’t yet been announced.
Boyz II Men made their debut in 1991 with the album “Cooleyhighharmony.” The have since released a total of nine albums, which have combined to sell more than 34-million copies worldwide.