R&B veteran Ne-Yo has released his “Self Explanatory” album, his first in four years since “Good Man.”  The 13-track, 41-minute project includes previously released singles “Stay Down,” “U 2 Luv” and “Don’t Love Me.”   Ne-Yo’s “Self Explanatory” seemingly takes a personal dive into his relationship with his wife, Crystal Smith. […]

#NewMusic: Ne-Yo Gets Personal on ‘Self Explanatory’ Album

Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott has called AFRAM a “big Black Baltimore family reunion,” and that’s exactly what transpired on Juneteenth weekend of this year. For its first in-person celebration since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the AFRAM festival was able to fill two days with community, music, arts, food, good times and […]

AFRAM: A ‘Big Black Baltimore Family Reunion’ Personified

The 2022 Urban One Honors will make their return with award-winning artist Ne-Yo as the host. The star-studded, TV One honoree show highlights Black excellence across various avenues including music, entertainment, activism and more. Past honorees include Missy Elliott, Jermaine Dupri, Brandy, Billy Porter, April Ryan, Jamie Foxx and more. The […]

Ne-Yo to Host 2022 Urban One Honors, Honorees Include Gamble ...

From his upcoming album, “Good Man,” Ne-Yo just released another single, “Apology.” Produced by Devin Montgomery & Darhyl Camper Jr., Ne-Yo issues an apology to the women in his past that he’s done wrong by. Most notably, his ex-fiance, Monyetta Shaw, who he shares two kids with. “I cannot deny it, I […]

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