R. Kelly Unveils Holiday Album ’12 Nights Of Christmas’ Tracklist


With the holiday season just around the corner, R. Kelly is set to bring fans 12 Nights of Christmas. Late last month, the Pied Piper announced his holiday album, and he has now rolled out the accompanying tracklist.

According to a press release, via SingersRoom, “12 Nights Of Christmas presents a soulful alternative to your Christmas favorites while showcasing why he’s still proclaimed as the King of R&B.”

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Stream Solange’s New Album ‘A Seat At The Table’


Just a few days after announcing her new album, A Seat at the Table, Solange delivers. The 21-track LP features appearances from Kelly Rowland, Lil Wayne, The-Dream, Tweet and Q-Tip – to name a few.

The songstress calls it “a project on identity, empowerment, independence, grief, and healing,” and says that it’s her “most proud body of work.” She definitely did her thing.

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Stream Usher’s ‘Hard II Love’ Album Now On TIDAL


Usher’s hotly-anticipated Hard II Love album is available for streaming now exclusively on TIDAL. The follow up to 2012’s Looking 4 Love features his songs, “No Limit” with Young Thug, “Crash,” and “Rivals” with Future – and in addition to Thugger and Future, he gets some assistance from Priyanka Chopra on “Need U.”

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Usher Announces ‘Hard To Love’ Album, Releases Two New Songs ‘Missin U’ & ‘Champions’


Yesterday, Usher announced that the title of his new album will be Hard to Love, a change from his previously announced title, Flawed.

On the heels of the new details given on the album, the “No Limit” singer unloaded a new single, “Missin U,” on which he sings about already missing a lover he hasn’t met yet. “I reminisce on all of the things that don’t exist yet,” he croons. “Like the breakfast on Sunday mornings after drunk sex.”

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DJ Khaled Scores First No. 1 Album With ‘Major Key’


DJ Khaled nabs his first No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, with his latest release, Major Key. The LP sold 95,000 units in the week ending Aug. 4, according to Nielsen Music.

According to Billboard, 59,000 of that sum were in traditional album sales, marking Khaled’s largest sales week since 2007’s We the Best. Major Key is the hitmaker’s second-biggest week in his career – behind We The Best which bowed at No. 8 with 79,000 sold.

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Drake’s ‘Views’ Debuts At No. 1 With Over 1 Million Copies Sold + Sets Streaming Record


Drake‘s Views album has taken its place at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, with an amazing first week. According to Billboard, the “One Dance” rapper’s LP sold 1.04 million units in the week ending May 5th – with 852,000 copies of that sum being traditional album sales.

“One million sold in one week. I am beyond grateful for this milestone. Thank you for listening,” Drake wrote on Instagram.

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Fantasia Drops New Song ‘So Blue’ + Reveals Album Cover, Release Date


Fantasia is readying the release of her new album, which she revealed is titled, The Definition Of… Along with the LP’s cover (above), the songstress has released a new track, entitled, “So Blue.” On it, she finds herself down and out over a love she’s lost, but says “all good things, they must end.”

“I’m so blue, so blue, so blue, so blue,” she sings on the hook. “Crazy and gone over you.. oh you, oh you, oh you.”

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Big Sean & Jhené Aiko Tease New Collaborative Project ‘TWENTY88’


Big Sean and Jhené Aiko have announced that they are collaborating on a new album, entitled TWENTY88.

Each hopped on social media to get the word out; posting an image of the album cover, as well as a couple of snippets from a video. Jhené rocks an orange wig (a bob with bangs), as she leans her head over Sean’s shoulder in the artwork.

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