Monday, September 24th 2012
Tomorrow, in honor of her celebrated life and untimely passing, R.Kelly will release a unique take on his Whitney Houston performed number ‘I Look To You’, on iTunes.
Blending the vocal he performed at her funeral with the vocal Houston recorded on the song’s official version, the cut will come as a welcome treat to fans of both stars, who shared a long running creative friendship.
Wednesday, September 19th 2012
That Grape Juice was on-hand at the 2012 Soul Train Awards nominations announcements in New York today. There, the list of those up for coveted awards were read out to selected press outlets.
Without pre-empting too much too soon, most notable of the nominees are R. Kelly and Usher. For, this year’s tally sees both break Soul Train records. With five nominations, Usher blazes past Michael Jackson and Beyonce to earn the honor of most nominations in a single year, while Kelly now boasts the most total Soul Train Award nominations – of all time.
Want to know who else made the cut? The answer awaits after the jump…
Thursday, July 26th 2012
Chris Brown‘s Urban smash ‘Sweet Love’ gets the remix treatment from R&B pioneer R. Kelly.
Produced by Polow Da Don, the Pied Piper’s take on the ‘Fortune’ cut awaits after the jump…
Tuesday, July 24th 2012
Complications with vocal chord surgery saw R. Kelly unable to perform on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last month.
All healed up, the R&B pioneer took, front stage center on last night’s episode, where he served up a rousing rendition of ‘Feelin’ Single’ - the latest single from his ‘Write Me Back’ LP.
Check it out after the jump…
Monday, July 16th 2012
R&B stalwart R. Kelly serves up a taste of reality with his latest effort ‘Feelin’ Single’.
The freshly divorced singer channels Broadway in the clip for the cut, which features on his current LP ‘Write Me Back’.
Peep the video after the jump…
Wednesday, June 20th 2012
With the June 26th release date for R.Kelly‘s ‘Write Me Back’ just days away, today saw the welcome surfacing of ‘All Rounds On Me’, a Rock’n'Roll inspired cut by the icon.
Get right into it below…
Saturday, June 2nd 2012
Tweet attacks of the R&B crooners!
Moments ago Twitter was set alight when ‘Run It’ singer Chris Brown responded to a certain Brian Mcknight over subliminally shady comments made via his own Twitter page. Mcknight, who has recently seen himself atop a few unflattering headlines for his X-rated web hit ‘If You’re Ready To Learn’, learned today that Brown isn’t exactly one to keep silent when he feels attacked.
Also lending unfavorable remarks about fellow crooner R. Kelly and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, the ‘Back At One’ hitmaker certainly found himself back in another firestorm of controversy. See it all unfold below:
Tuesday, May 15th 2012
With the Summer months approaching, R. Kelly aims to heat up the charts with his 11th studio album ‘Write Me Back’ – the release date and covers for which were unwrapped today.
Find out what date the R&B crooner has set for the LP below, along with its deluxe cover…
Friday, May 11th 2012
Say hello to R.Kelly‘s ‘Feelin’ Single’, a cut said to be lifted from his new LP ‘Write Me Back‘.
Falling into the category of ‘Classic R&B’, the feel good jam is set to serve as the project’s second single.