R&B Singers Labeled As Rappers

I am annoyed.  If you’re a black male entertainer, and sort of famous, then…you must be a rapper.  Yeah, a rapper.  I mean, all black men in Hollywood rap. Right?  Wrong!  Ever wonder what Trey Songz, Usher, Chris Brown, Ryan Leslie, The-Dream, Ne-Yo, R.Kelly, and Bobby Brown have in common?  Well, they’re all famous, black, […]


 Last night I was invited to be a guest judge for the Sound Check showcase at Club Element in Lower East Side. It featured 8 upcoming artists in genres ranging from electro-pop to hard-core hip-hop. But my eye was on a particular artist, who goes by two letters: kg. We will get to him in […]