Monday, April 22nd 2013
Alicia Keys may not be setting the charts ablaze with new album ‘Girl On Fire’, yet the soulful diva is set to heat up the scene with new single ‘Fire We Make’.
The Maxwell assisted cut is one of the few we enjoyed from the LP, as such we’re elated that it’s receiving the single treatment.
Watch the sizzling teaser for its accompanying video (directed by Chris Robinson) after the jump…
Saturday, April 20th 2013
Do you fancy yourself a fan of Rihanna‘s 2011 hit ‘Cheers (I’ll Drink To That)’? What about Britney Spears’ ‘Blur’ or Brandy‘s ‘I Don’t Care’? Well, thank New York songbird Stacy Barthe for that.
Indeed, the Brooklyn beauty has seen her name listed aboard credits for a number of top artist hits including Spears, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, and so many more. Now looking to take flight with her first LP (due via Motown Records this fall), Miss Barthe chats exclusively to That Grape Juice about her latest ventures, eyeing a Beyonce collaboration, and so much more.
As always, we ask the questions you want the answers to. Get into it all below:
Stacy Barthe Shouts Out That Grape Juice
Wednesday, April 17th 2013
2013 is shaping up to be a great year for R&B! Indeed, with fans expecting a number of the genre’s top performers to drop some promising projects, you can expect R&B’s best and brightest to set the promo trail alight.
Case in point? TGJ faves Alicia Keys, Ciara, and Luke James have all taken to a number of magazines across digital and traditional outlets to plug their latest projects.
Click below to check out Alicia affront ‘Elle’, Cici nabbing ‘Notion’ (U.K.) cover, and Luke soaring aboard ‘Stuff Fly People Like’:
Saturday, April 6th 2013
As recent Hip Hop wins have shown, using the Hot 100 to determine how well a song is not always a good idea.
For, while some cuts may not sell enough week by week to score or hold Top Ten spots, they do sell enough to give the acts and labels behind much to smile about.
Find out what we mean in today’s chart check below!
Tuesday, April 2nd 2013
‘Rock In Rio 2013′ just got bigger!
That’s right, in joining Justin Timberlake, Beyonce, Pink and potentially Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keys has signed on to perform at the star studded event, as part of the promo package for her #1 album ‘Girl On Fire‘.
All the details below!
Saturday, March 16th 2013
Congratulations are in order for Kendrick Lamar!
Less than two months after becoming available purchase, his Drake assisted single ‘Poetic Justice‘ has now sold enough copies to receive Gold Certification by the Recording Industry Association Of America.
Chart check below…
Saturday, March 2nd 2013
14-time Grammy winner Alicia Keys has been appointed the task of kicking off the third season of Oprah‘s critically acclaimed series ‘Master Class’ (OWN).
Detailing her storied career, fans of the songstress can expect to hear stories about her time with music mogul Clive Davis, marriage to producer/rapper Swizz Beatz, motherhood, music, and more.
Set to air tomorrow night, Winfrey has shared clips of the highly anticipated showing via her official Youtube page. Tuck in below to get your first glimpse:
Monday, February 18th 2013
Fresh from her stunning NBA All Star Game halftime performance, ‘Karma’ craftswoman Alicia Keys came around to the ‘Wendy’ show to discuss motherhood, marriage, and Miguel – her tourmate on the hotly selling ‘Set the World On Fire’ tour.
Also lending a fiery performance of ‘Brand New Me’ from her critically acclaimed quinary album ‘Girl On Fire’, see Mrs. Beatz do what she does best below: