Tuesday, January 7th 2014
She’s the Soul serving song-bird soaring responsible for the Oak & Pop-produced ‘I Don’t Care.’
However, this year’s seen Elle Varner lend herself to another act’s budding hit. This, being Kid Ink‘s Machine Gun Kelly-featured ‘No Miracles’, lifted from the entertainer’s forthcoming ‘My Own Lane’ release.
Following the release of Varner’s ‘Rover’, the video’s arrival precedes Ink’s appearance on TBS’ ‘Conan‘, on which he’ll perform ‘Show Me’ alongside Eric Bellinger and DJ Mustard!
Wednesday, December 25th 2013
Elle Varner calls on the genius that is Elijah Blake to pen her latest release this year, a sensual jam named ‘Rover.’
Featuring Roc Nation‘s Wale, the number’s purpose is to tease her fans with her forthcoming album, reportedly set for release in the coming year.
Ready to give it a spin?
Hop in below…
Monday, December 16th 2013
Is the music industry being dominated by artless artists?
If tweets published by ‘Refill’ performer Elle Varner are anything to go by, the answer to that question is simply…yes.
Commenting on the long running trend of record label’s signing acts with more of an eye for fashion and celebrity than an ear for music, the entertainer’s remarks are now available to peep and weigh in on below!
Check ‘em out…
Saturday, December 7th 2013
Ever keen on keeping the masses abreast of fresh and/or often underrated talent, That Grape Juice presents ‘The Spill’ – a renewed look at not-so-new, yet active, acts.
Much like its ‘Freshly Squeezed’ sister segment, this revived assay aims to put the magnifying glass on talents who may not appeal to the buying public on a broad scale yet are still serving material that could easily spin side-by-side with some of today’s top hits.
Covering a kaleidoscope of genres, ‘The Spill’ is set to feature some names you probably know and love as well as some you’ll (soon) be glad to know. Click below to find out the spill on TGT, Rico Love, Dionne Warwick, India Arie, August Alsina, Jessie J & Robin Thicke, Elle Varner and much more…
Wednesday, July 31st 2013
As with many a R&B newbie, Elle Varner really is one cheque away from nabbing the notoriety she truly deserves.
However, money was the least of her concerns recently, when she caught up with ‘Nitecap with Peter Bailey’ to dish on her forthcoming album, hours after performing at the ASCAP Music Awards.
During their conversation, the ‘Welcome Home’ cantante revealed that her second studio album- ‘Four Letter Word‘ had seen her craft a brand new genre of music….billed ‘Trap Jazz’.
Peep her explanation below…
Sunday, February 3rd 2013
Elle Varner was in good company recently, when she had the pleasure of bumping into Rap legend Lil Kim, as seen above.
Sharing the pic on her personal Twitter account, the ‘Welcome Home’ vocalist can be seen with the Brooklyn native seven months after the release of her R&B driven LP, ‘Perfectly Imperfect’, which peaked at #4 on the on the Billboard 200 and birthed the Oak & Pop produced, ‘I Don’t Care‘.
Sunday, November 25th 2012
The 2012 Soul Train Awards, taped live from Las Vegas last month, are currently airing via sister channels BET and Centric.
As ever, That Grape Juice will be providing you with performances as they occur, including stageblazing sets from Keyshia Cole, Ne-Yo, Miguel, and more!
Keep refreshing, as we’ll be updating minute-by-minute:
Sunday, November 25th 2012
Many a star came out to play at the 2012 Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada. The show, which aired tonight, saw R&B’s finest go head-to-head for the coveted trophies.
So, now the show is over, find out who picked up which awards at the high profile outing below…