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[VIDEO] The Ryan Report: Who Showed Up + Showed Out At ESSENCE Fest? Hint: First Name Charlie, Last Name Wilson

Today’s Ryan Report: Ryan updates us on what was and what was not poppin’ at ESSENCE Fest. It’s looking like Hollywood may wanna chill on all movies that don’t have to do with dinosaurs. Ok, so, someone in […]


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[VIDEO] The Ryan Report: You Tried Monica? U Should’ve Known Better

Today’s Ryan Report: Monica was trying to keep it positive, but you know how trolls will try it. DMX can’t catch a break, man. :(


[VIDEO] The Ryan Report/The RCMS With Wanda Smith: The Kendrick Lamar Edition

Fresh off of the release of To Pimp A Butterfly and enjoying his second week at #1, Kendrick Lamar stopped by! In his time with Ryan + Wanda, he discussed the sound of this album, his influences […]


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[VIDEO/AUDIO] Oh, Word?: India Shawn + James Fauntleroy Introduce Us To The ‘Outer Limits’ Of Music With New Single

Mondays are a great for sharing what new music you discovered over the weekend. Apparently, Mondays are also fantastic for dropping new music! India Shawn fans, rejoice! After all the stalking of her social media accounts […]


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Album Review: Mary J. Blige’s ‘The London Sessions’ Proves That Her Time Is ‘Right Now’

If you can say nothing else about Mary J. Blige, you can say that she is consistently good. Since 1992’s classic What’s The 411? hit shelves, MJB has given the masses catchy, relatable and often […]


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[VIDEO] The Ryan Report: It’s Just One Of Dem Days Monica Decides To Chase Another Dream

Today’s Ryan Report: Tony Rock was talkin’ real reckless on Twitter and now Shad Moss (Bow Wow) NEEDS TO SEE HIM. Iggy Azalea caught shade (again). Is Monica flourishing in other areas??


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[VIDEO] Trending Topics: T.I., Monica + More Stars Align For Janelle Monáe’s ‘Electric Lady’ Video

Today’s Trending Topics: Alicia Keys is expecting! Janelle Monáe released a fantastic, star-studded music video for her song “Electric Lady” yesterday. You can watch it here. Beyoncé gets asked to perform for awards show all the time […]


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Seven Reasons Why We Enjoyed ‘Every Part’ Of ‘The Seven EP’ Singer Emily King’s Atlanta Show

Last night marked the much-appreciated and anticipated return of Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter Emily King to our great city of Atlanta. In case you missed it, here are seven reasons why attending The Seven EP […]


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[VIDEO] The Ryan Report: Ultimate, Life-changing Quotables By Kanye

Today’s Ryan Report: *longest sigh in the world* Some recent Kanye West quotes. Ray-J has been charged with some crimes. Watch the Internet take this Monica story and just twirl it all the way out […]


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[VIDEO] The Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day “Like This and Like That” Monica

Happy 4th of July! For the classic song of the day DJ Greg Street decided to go with “Like This and Like That” by Monica Feat. Mr. Malik. Produced by Dallas Austin and Collin Wolfe […]