RnB / Soul

by / on November 24, 2015 at 10:58 am / in Music Charts, RnB / Soul

Three days after release, Adele’s ’25’ is already 2015’s biggest selling album

Everyone knew it would be a hit, but few could have anticipated just how big British singer Adele’s third album would be. 25 has only been on sale for three days, and it is already the top-selling album of 2015 in the U.S., according to Nielsen Music.

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by / on April 14, 2015 at 4:08 pm / in News, Pop, RnB / Soul

Pharrell Williams makes South Korea ‘happy’ with announcement of first tour to Seoul

Award winning, multi-platinum superstar Pharrell Williams is confirmed to perform at ‘Audi Live 2015′. ACCESS ENT and AUDI KOREA will organize Pharrell Williams’ first live concert in Korea on August 14, 8pm at the Olympic Park’s Gymnastic Gymnasium in Seoul.

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by / on January 16, 2015 at 5:23 pm / in RnB / Soul

Chris Brown Has Probation Revoked… Is He Headed To Jail Again?

Chris Brown has gotten himself in trouble with the law yet again. According to The Huffington Post, Brown has again had his parole revoked when it was revealed that he attended a concert where a gun battle broke out resulting in 5 people being shot.

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by / on August 26, 2013 at 11:05 am / in RnB / Soul

Dru Chen Returns To Southeast Asia With More Pop-Soul-Funk Madness

Catch the soulful singer in Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines from August 30.

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by / on July 9, 2013 at 5:30 pm / in Culture, Pop, RnB / Soul

What Does the World Have Against Robin Thicke’s “Rape Song”?

Has Thicke sold his soul and shaken off his once wholesome reputation in return for a number one single? Well, quite frankly, no.

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by / on July 4, 2013 at 5:24 pm / in Artists / Bands, RnB / Soul

Ciara’s Out Twerking with Nicki before Album Release

R&B superstar Ciara has been teasing us with “Body Party” and now she’s out with Nicki Minaj for her new single. Watch the video.

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by / on March 11, 2013 at 12:28 pm / in Culture, Events, Releases, RnB / Soul

Joss Stone admits she would rather be happy than Number 1

Joss Stone, who recently played at the Mosaic Music Festival in Singapore, revealed the importance of her family life in a recent interview in a UK newspaper.

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by / on March 11, 2013 at 12:08 pm / in Album Reviews, Culture, RnB / Soul

Dru Chen – Intentions: review and tour

Soul man Dru Chen is back to his roots with an extended tour in Singapore and Malaysia.

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by / on February 25, 2013 at 10:46 am / in Crush of the Day, RnB / Soul

Crush of the Day: Retro Stefson – ‘Glow’

A refreshing tour in Reykjavik with a groovy track.

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by / on January 28, 2013 at 5:00 pm / in Culture, Events, Interviews, RnB / Soul

No End to Freedom: José James

José James combines the sounds of hip-hop, jazz, R&B and soul music into a rich, dark concoction that is bound to translate into a captivating live performance – we have a quick chat with him before his show here in Singapore next month.

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by / on December 18, 2012 at 6:28 pm / in Interviews, RnB / Soul

A Chat with Macy Gray

Guest writer Scott Murphy from SIREN FILMS – a HK based independent production and creative house, had a phone call with Macy Gray when she came to play in Hong Kong on December 10. Hopefully he had some questions prepared.

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by / on October 18, 2012 at 6:11 pm / in Artists / Bands, RnB / Soul

Spotlight on Urbanscapes: Charlie Lim

  Hello! How would you describe ‘the Charlie Lim sound’?Heya! Right now it’s treading the fine line between gritty singer-songwriter/folk-rock and slicker urban/neo-soul. I think I have some twisted career death-wish to be the adopted Asian lovechild of Jeff Buckley and D’Angelo. I’m also experimenting with electronica and synthesis more and that adds a different dimension to the sound, as […]

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by / on September 12, 2012 at 10:37 am / in Album Reviews, Culture, RnB / Soul

Frank Ocean – channel ORANGE

A review by Chris Strom.

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by / on June 4, 2012 at 7:15 pm / in Artists / Bands, Culture, Releases, RnB / Soul

Michael Kiwanuka: the new Soul Master

Unique new British voice Michael Kiwanuka releases Home Again (Polydor Records / Universal Singapore), an album composed of the widespread praised debut EP Tell Me A Tale and the 3 songs of second EP I’m Getting Ready. Few records make such an instant impression as Home Again, the debut album by Michael Kiwanuka. Immersing the listener in a sound that […]

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