Marcus Sanders revisits Hi-Five's debut album #ReturnToTheClassics

At the end of the 1980s, Jive Records asserted itself as the new home for…


Teddy Riley revisits crafting Guy's debut album #ReturnToTheClassics

By the late 1980s, R&B music was at a crossroads with its aging audience and…


Teddy Riley files lawsuit against former Blackstreet members for 'illegal' use of the group's name

All is not good with veteran R&B band Blackstreet, as reports have emerged…


Heavy D: A Legend Gone Too Soon (May 24, 1967 – Nov 8, 2011)

The legendary Dwight “Heavy D” Myers passed away on the afternoon of November…


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Color Me Badd singer Sam Watters reflects on making debut album C.M.B.

C.M.B. was released on July 23, 1991 by Giant Records. With their debut album,…


Jon B. reflects on his 1997 album, Cool Relax

Cool Relax was released on September 16, 1997 by Epic Records. Coming off a…


Al B. Sure! co-producer Kyle West recalls the making of In Effect Mode (1988)

In Effect Mode was released on May 3, 1988 to an ever-changing R&B fan base…


Teddy Riley talks new MJ album & how he 'was supposed to be on the Bad LP' [Audio]

DJ Ronnie Herel recently caught up with super producer and New Jack Swing…


Teddy Riley on new Blackstreet LP, MJ cover, 'No Diggity' backstory & failed Guy reform | SCTV

In the second excerpt from our recent interview, Teddy Riley talks to…


Michael Jackson - Michael | Album Review

As much as I would like to ignore the controversy surrounding the new Michael…


Teddy Riley: “50 Cent was Michael Jackson’s choice” for ‘Monster’ | SoulCulture TV

"It was Michael's choice, he wrote on a piece of paper..." seminal R&B…


BLACKstreet: "If Teddy Riley isn't there you're not getting the real music"

Check 1: Interview with Chauncey “Black” Hannibal? Yep. Check 2: Interview…