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3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

Miguel, with girlfriend Nazanin Mandi, performs at Hyde Bellagio

Grammy Award-winning R&B singer-songwriter and producer Miguel hosted and performed at Hyde Bellagio on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Miguel, R-N-B, Las Vegas, NV

Mon Sep 01, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Tamar Braxton Takes Aim At Hair Loss Critics

R&B singer and reality Tv star Tamar Braxton has taken aim at critics for poking fun at her thinning locks after suffering from the affects of postpartum hair loss.

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Related Topix: Braxton Family Values, Entertainment, Television, Tamar and Vince, Tamar Braxton, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Dance, Black Entertainment, Toni Braxton

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Reality TV shows are the new road to fame for aspiring R&B divas

From left: Chante Moore, Cynthiss Loving and Claudette Ortiz star in TV One's hit 'R&B Divas: Los Angeles,' which premiered last year.

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Related Topix: R-N-B, Braxton Family Values, Entertainment, Television, SWV

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Billboard

Free Music Round-Up: Raury, Ty Dolla $ign, Rico Love &...

This was an exciting week for free music. Raury released a precocious album debut, Ty Dolla $ign and Rico Love delivered R&B-drenched projects and rising singer Melat channeled vintage hip-hop/soul on her EP.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Superfly, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Soul, Curtis Mayfield

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

R&B singer CeeLo Green pleads no contest to ecstas...

Grammy-winning R&B singer and former "The Voice" judge CeeLo Green pleaded no contest on Friday to giving a woman the drug ecstasy in 2012.

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Related Topix: R-N-B, Drugs, Los Angeles County, CA

WMZQ-FM Rockville

Lee Ann Womack & John Legend Paired For 'CMT Crossroads'

Lee Ann Womack is on board for the next installment of "CMT Crossroads." The country star is teaming up with R&B singer-songwriter John Legend for the show, which they'll tape in the Nashville suburb of Franklin, Tennessee.

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Related Topix: Lee Ann Womack, Country, R-N-B, Franklin, TN

The Washington Post

R&B singer Chris Brown expected to take plea deal, new hearing set for Tuesday

Is the third time going to be the charm for R&B singer Chris Brown to finally plead guilty to his assault charge? So far, not so good.

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Related Topix: Dance, Acoustic, Chris Brown, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Billboard

Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Slithers to Top of...

The single logs third-largest streaming week on record, while Wiz Khalifa debuts atop R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and Smokey Robinson launches at No.

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Related Topix: R-N-B, Wiz Khalifa, Hip-Hop, Smokey Robinson, Black Entertainment, Soul, Drake, Pop/Rock, Christian Music, The Miracles

Victorville Daily Press

5 things to do this weekend

Entertainment includes pop singer Zendaya on Friday night, the Flip Fest Monster Truck and Motocross Stunt Spectacular on Saturday and R&B singer Charlie Wilson on Sunday.

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Related Topix: R-N-B, Charlie Wilson, Hip-Hop

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Destiny's Child could reunite for new album and tour

Destiny's Child could reunite in the near future for a new album and a tour that will ''make history'' according to Beyonce's father and the band's manager Mathew Knowles.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Kelly Rowland, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Destiny's Child

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Joe hopes to return R&B to its romantic 'essence'

With more than 20 years of experience, R&B singer Joe has had a front-row seat to watch the genre evolve.

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Related Topix: Joe, R-N-B, Baltimore, MD, Music, Entertainment

Los Angeles Times

R&B singers and reality television are in tune with each other

K. Michelle's reality show status helped to elevate her in the music world. When K. Michelle released "Rebellious Soul" last year, it was the highest charting debut for a female R&B singer since 2011.

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Related Topix: R-N-B, Braxton Family Values, Entertainment, Television, SWV, Music

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Detroit News

Freda Payne returns to her roots on new album and at jazz fest

When it comes to jazz, Freda Payne isn't just another R&B singer looking for a more mature art form and a chance to wear classier gowns.

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Related Topix: Freda Payne, Funk, R-N-B, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI

Streatham Guardian

Young people from Lambeth to perform alongside MOBO-winning rapper Akala

Thanks to an new project funded by Arts Council England, a group of young people from Lambeth are to draw inspiration from their family, friends and local environment before performing poetry and music at a free outdoor festival alongside MOBO-winning UK rapper Akala and R&B singer Ny.

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Related Topix: R-N-B

Mon Aug 25, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Monica Demands End To Gun Violence After Friend's Death

R&B star Monica has called for an end to "senseless acts of violence" after a close family friend was shot dead over the weekend .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Monica

WNYC-AM New York

Challenging cookie cutter beauty, R and B singer Jessy Lanza, Netflix micro-genres 08/19/2014

Writer Euny Hong on plastic surgery culture, cookie cutter beauty and counter-trends in South Korea.

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Related Topix: R-N-B

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Music-News.com

Dodgy and Secret Affair to play Under The Bridge

West London's Under The Bridge has announced its Autumn live music programme, which features a varied selection of some of the finest acts from around the world.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Dodgy, New-Wave, Jurassic 5, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, R-N-B

Sat Aug 23, 2014

In-depth Africa

R&B singer Jesse releases new single

This is Jesse's first song after being on 'sabbatical leave' from music for over a year.

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Related Topix: R-N-B

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Post-Standard

Day 2 New York State Fair attendance down from last year

In total, 68,038 people passed through the the State Fair's gates Friday, 6,520 fewer people than 2013.

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Related Topix: R-N-B

Stereogum

Tinashe - "Pretend"

Tinashe's biggest hit so far, the DJ Mustard-produced "2 On," featured Schoolboy Q, and the rising R&B singer's latest single from debut album Aquarius features Q's buddy A$AP Rocky.

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Related Topix: Tinashe, Hip-Hop, R-N-B

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