During Stevie Wonder‘s Sunday (May 7th) appearance at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, he had some choice words for President Trump — whom he referred to by his presidential number — “Mr. Number 45.” Billboard reported that before launching into “Higher Ground,” Wonder told the crowd: “We have a lot to do. How […]


Jarreau, most famous for the single “We're In This Love Together,” died in a Los Angeles hospital. He was 76 years old.


"It is a tremendous honor to even be considered for this very prestigious award," said Miranda in a statement. "To win today for Hamilton is beyond my wildest dreams."

Hello ladies, the show you’ve been waiting for is here.  The Arena Theatre Houston is bring sexy sounds of Dru Hill and 112 to the stage for one huge concert.  It will all be going down on Saturday, April 2nd, 2016.  Both of these R&B quartets have been swooning and “sangin” their way into hearts […]

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Jazz saxophonist Najee recently joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to talk about his career in music and his new album, Me, You and Forever. Melody Charles…

Joe Sample’s home going celebration for the general public will be held on Friday, Saturday 19th, 6pm – 9pm, at Our Mother of Mercy Church.  The church address is 4000 Sumpter, Houston, TX  77020.  In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made to the Joe Sample Youth Organization.

Ever since Al Jarreau and George Duke met in 1965 it was obvious that the two had established a true connection like no other. Jarreau’s  new album is…

This past week the world of music lost another legend, Jazz Icon – Horace Silver. Take a moment learn more about the Giant of Music. Click here to READ MORE.


E. Russell Smith was a gangster and entrepreneur that carried the club scene of Seattle, Washington during the 1920’s. Nicknamed “Noodles,” Smith was known to…

Reports list heart failure as the cause of death. Lynne died Tuesday night at a hospital in Newark, NJ. Read More Jazz vocalist Gloria Lynne has died. She was 83. (Photo courtesy of Facebook)

Jazzy R&B singer Chrisette Michele has a brand new CD out called “Better” and she’s currently on tour with Mary J. Blige. The Tom Joyner…