Kirk Franklin

All-Star Musical Director Adam Blackstone Releases Debut Album ‘Legacy’

Adam Blackstone finally delivers a debut proper, featuring contributions from Jill Scott, Questlove, James Poyser, Robert Glasper, Queen Latifah, Terrace… Read More

September 23, 2022

Ella Mai Isn’t Here To Create Toxic Love Songs

Ella Mai, the self-professed "lover girl" is creating R&B that is reflective of her headspace when she falls in and… Read More

May 6, 2022

Mary J. Blige to Headline Roots Picnic 2022

Expanding to two days and returning to in-person, Roots Picnic 2022 will feature Mary J. Blige, Summer Walker, Wizkid, Jazmine… Read More

February 15, 2022

Amindi is Back For the Very First Time

Amindi's debut EP nice is a product of years of self-reflection and ups and downs within the entertainment industry. It's… Read More

July 28, 2021

17 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of July 9)

This week’s roundup of new albums includes standouts from Snoh Aalegra, Vince Staples, Mariah The Scientist, Styles P, IDK and… Read More

July 9, 2021

2021 BET Awards: Best Performances Featuring Megan Thee Stallion, H.E.R., DaBaby & More

The 2021 BET Awards hosted by Taraji P. Henson has featured Megan Thee Stallion, H.E.R., Jazmine Sullivan, Ari Lennox and… Read More

June 27, 2021

Kirk Franklin, Salt-N-Pepa, Lil Baby Highlight New ‘Space Jam’ Soundtrack

The Space Jam: A New Legacy soundtrack features new and old favorites. On Wednesday, Republic Records and Warner Bros. announced the soundtrack… Read More

June 16, 2021

Kirk Franklin Blesses NPR Tiny Desk From His Home Studio

Kirk Franklin is the latest performer on NPR's Tiny Desk Black History Month series. On Thursday, NPR released the latest… Read More

February 25, 2021

Stream the World Sickle Cell Day Benefit for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

The St. Jude benefit will feature Kirk Franklin, Anthony Hamilton, and more. Listen to good music, have a few laughs,… Read More

June 18, 2020

Kirk Franklin and Fred Hammond To Face Off in “The Healing” Verzuz Battle

Swizz Beatz and Timbaland are now enforcing a rule to ensure proper sound quality. The latest Verzuz matchup is officially… Read More

May 28, 2020

Kanye West Pays Tribute to Kobe Bryant In Late Night Sunday Service

West was joined by Chance the Rapper during his latest edition of his critically acclaimed concert series.  Kanye West, Chance… Read More

January 27, 2020

Grammy Awards Nipsey Hussle Tribute Will Feature Meek Mill, Roddy Rich & More

Hussle is posthumously nominated for Best Rap Performance, Best Rap Song and Best Rap/Sung Performance.  The Recording Academy has officially… Read More

January 21, 2020