Having written for some of R&B's greatest (Usher, Beyonce, etc.), Rico is gearling up to take his shot at the spotlight. His single, Somebody Else is on heavy rotation in our office. Word is, #EssenceFest headliner, Usher may be hopping on a remix to this tune sometime soon. Until then, check out the original version here.
2 of 7Wondaland Records
Janelle Monae ft. Jidenna - 'Yoga'
One of our favorite fly girls, Janelle Monae recently released this catchy song, Yoga which reminds us to "bend but never break" when faced with what life throws at us.
3 of 7Instagram
Kendrick Lamar - 'King Kunta'
We want the funk! ESSENCE Fest headliner, Kendrick Lamar's single from his critically acclaimed album, To Pimp A Butterfly is the perfect song to add some pep to your work day. Check it out!
4 of 7Labour of Love/Warner Bros. Records
Lianne La Havas - 'Unstoppable'
2015 ESSENCE Fest performer, Lianne La Havas' angelic voice is undeniable on her latest track, Unstoppable. Check it out.
5 of 7Epic Records
Ciara - 'I Bet'
They say heartbreak makes for the best art. This is definitely true for Ciara's latest hit, I Bet. Check out this hot breakup anthem.
6 of 7Maybach Music Group/Atlantic Records
Wale ft. Usher - 'The Matrimony'
Wale & Usher have got a hit on their hands with TheMatrimony. One of the most talked about tracks from Wale's latest album, this smooth track is sure to lift your spirits.
7 of 7Cash Money Records
Drake - 'Energy'
Energy is contagious...Drake knows. Energy will keep you focused on the task at hand and also keep you in a positive mindset.
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