The former frontman of Electric Wire Hustle joins Essence to give props to music's best wordsmiths.
The living icon blesses music lovers with a gratitude-filled playlist that encourages us to stay positive.
The soul singer has been on a roll on social media.
The unsung legend checks in with ESSENCE after death rumors counted her out. But the "I Try" singer is very much still here and happy.
We may win big at the upcoming Grammys on January 31
Tell anyone not listening to this week’s edition to go funk themselves.
"The subject matter is exactly where I am right now in life. I’m very happy with my life," said to ESSENCE.
EarthGang's WowGr8 and Olu offer up songs of testimony as a celebration of Black lives and music for ESSENCE's The Playlist.
The streaming platform is taking this month to amplify R&B icons, like Toni Braxton and John Legend, and newcomers with exclusive playlists and more.
This week's theme centers around music yuh waan flap a wing to in time for Labor Day weekend.
By co-curating The Playlist, this hot new artist selects contagious bops that are good for your DNA.
This newly minted Motown artist, who’s been dubbed Germany’s queen of soul, delivers retro vibes in new video.
Terrace Martin, Robert Glasper, Kamasi Washington and 9th Wonder join ESSENCE for a dinner party-inspired playlist not to miss
At 76, LaBelle breaks down why she still feels half her age, the backstory to her classic 'On My Own' and more.
Ishmael Butler premieres an ode to the women in his life, while Emmavie and Gregory Porter offer messages of hope and love in this week's edition of The Playlist.
The rising talent gets a TV boost when her new single debuts on "Insecure" this Sunday.