Kyle Mccann Blogs

Sade performs at the MGM Grand Garden Arena September 3, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Sade Will Soon Grace Us All With New Music

Besides "Flower of the Universe" off the A Wrinkle In Time soundtrack, it's been about 7 years since we got new music from the both iconic and amazing Sade . But, the wait is over! In an exclusive interview with RatedR&B, longtime collaborator Stuart Matthewman says the "Soldier of Love" singer... Read More
Dram arrives at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards red carpet at Madison Square Garden in New York City, NY on January 28, 2018.

DRAM Drops Stripped Down Andre 3000 Cover, Reworks Original

Maybe it's time we start considering DRAM to be one the real, true talents of this era. Not convinced? Give us roughly four minutes. Earlier this week, the "Broccoli" rapper released a YouTube video that, for real, just blew us away. DRAM, who recently hopped on Clean Bandit and Julia Michaels ' "I... Read More
Cardi B, DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Bruno Mars, Migo

BET Awards: Vote Now for Video of the Year

The 2018 BET Awards air Sunday, June 24... but before you tune in, we want you to weigh in! RELATED: Vote Now for BET Album of the Yea r Some heavy hitters in hip-hop and R&B will square off on Sunday in the Video of the Year category. But before the awards show begins, we want to get your take... Read More
Rihanna attending the European premiere of Oceans 8, held at the Cineworld in Leicester Square, London

Rihanna Says She's In the Studio

Brand new Rihanna may be coming sooner than we anticipated! RELATED: Rihanna, Kesha, Cardi B Among Most Influential It's been two whole years since Rihanna's last album, ANTI, and fans have been eagerly waiting for new music. Well, over the weekend, Rihanna let a secret slip when she told Graham... Read More
JAY-Z, SZA, Kendrick Lamar, Migos, DJ Khaled, Black Panther

BET Awards: Vote Now for Album of the Year

The 2018 BET Awards air Sunday, June 24... but before you tune in, we want you to weigh in! This is actually only the second year that the BET Awards has given out Album of the Year honors. Beyoncé picked up the inaugural award last year with Lemonade . But this year JAY-Z will look to keep the... Read More
Ella Mai sits down with V103 in Atlanta

EXCLUSIVE: How a DM Jump-Started Ella Mai's Career

There's no doubt that British singer Ella Mai has the hottest R&B song out right now with "Boo'd Up," but do you know how she got to where she is today? RELATED: Watch Ella Mai Get "Boo'd Up" in New Music Video DMs. That's how. It turns out that while she had been singing on her Instagram... Read More
Childish Gambino (Donald Glover) / Chance The Rapper

Childish Gambino Surprises Crowd at Chance the Rapper's Open Mike

While fans of both Childish Gambino and Chance the Rapper are eagerly awaiting the pair to release music together, we do have some video of the two sharing the stage! RELATED: Will Childish Gambino Be the Next Willy Wonka? Chance held an open mike event last night (June 11) in his hometown of... Read More
Baby Pickles in Juice

The Pickle Slushie Has Arrived

Pickle Juice Slushes have officially arrived at your local Sonic Drive-In! Earlier this year, Sonic announced plans to put the... interesting new flavor choice on its menu. And today, June 11, the fast food chain officially welcomed the slushie to the family. Calling all pickle lovers! The Pickle... Read More
Chris Brown performs at the 2017 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

WATCH: Chris Brown Releases Official Video for "Hope You Do"

The old school R&B vibe is very, very real with this latest music video from Chris Brown . Brown and Joyner Lucas plan to drop a joint album sometime this year called Angels & Demons . We've already gotten a few tracks from that record, including "Stranger Things" and "I Don't Die." And... Read More