Black music

Just ahead of their three night biopic mini-series on BET, beginning Tuesday night at 9 p.m., Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky, Ralph, Mike and Johnny of New Edition were awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. These guys were such a big influence for me and my bros. So happy their finally getting their star. […]

If you live in their Philadelphia neighborhood, it’s possible you may see Aja and Fatin Dantzler going about their daily errands, picking up and dropping off their children, hanging out at a neighborhood festival or going about the business of heading to a studio or airport for their next recording session or tour. They are […]

The music world is reeling once again after news that Philadelphia soul legend Billy Paul has died. Best known for his smash hit, “Me and Mrs.…

I knew it might happen one day. I wondered what I would do when it did. Would I be among the faithful making the pilgrimage…

The music gods have blessed us. Fantasia and Anthony Hamilton two of the most soulful artists left in the game, are heading out this spring…

As responses continue to roll in to Beyoncè’s “Formation” video and Super Bowl performance, it appears that at least one person has decided to do…

Fans of the legendary Sly and the Family Stone band are reeling from news that original member and trumpeter Cynthia Robinson has died. Robinson had been…

Sylvia Moy’s name might be familiar to those outside the music industry, but her creations have certainly lasted the test of time. Ms. Moy was…

Crooner Avant’s new CD, The VIII (The Eighth) will be released next Friday, September 25th and as a treat, he is offering a discount to TJMS listeners…

Avery Sunshine is performing tonight at the Southern Heritage Classic Festival, where she’ll open for Anthony Hamilton, Fantasia and Johnny Gill. She talks to the…

Khalil Lundy and Steven Lundy are two of the members of the seminal 80’s group the Force MD’s who graced the world with their classic hit…

Four-time Grammy nominated singer Jaheim is performing Friday at the 2015 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion! His new single Back In My Arms is out…