Retrospective 30th Anniversary Look at Ralph Tresvant’s 1990 Classic Solo Album

Written by @ROBNEHISTORIAN 11/20/20 Tresvant Shines on R&B/New Jack Debut 30 years ago, on November 20, 1990, Ralph Tresvant, the lead singer of the Iconic Group New Edition, released one of the most anticipated albums in recent memory. On this day, he released his solo debut, his self titled ‘Ralph Tresvant’ album. Ralph Tresvant isContinue reading “Retrospective 30th Anniversary Look at Ralph Tresvant’s 1990 Classic Solo Album”

The Jerky Boys Set to Release Brand New Album November 27th

First Album In 20 Years The Jerky Boys are back with the new calls, new characters and the same Jerky Boys attitude! “Johnny Brennan’s cultural phenomenon in the 1990s makes a comeback with their first new Jerky Boys album in over 20 years” according to Comedy Dynamics, the label who’s putting out the record.  Join Sol Rosenberg,Continue reading “The Jerky Boys Set to Release Brand New Album November 27th”

Public Enemy Return To Def Jam With New Album: ‘What You Gonna Do When The Grid Goes Down’

Chuck D & Flavor Flav Return To Bring the Noise On Friday September 25, 2020, The Legendary Hip Hop Group Public Enemy released their new album ‘What You Gonna Do When The Grid Goes Down’ for their return to DEF JAM Records. The group has been away from DEF JAM for over two decades. TheContinue reading “Public Enemy Return To Def Jam With New Album: ‘What You Gonna Do When The Grid Goes Down’”

Legendary Heavy D To Be Honored With Sculpture in His Hometown

The late rapper Heavy D is being honored with a sculpture in his hometown of Mount Vernon, New York. Born Dwight Errington Myers, Heavy D grew up in Mount Vernon and passed away too soon, at the age of 44 in 2011. The Sculpture is being called ‘Peaceful Journey’ which was the title of theContinue reading “Legendary Heavy D To Be Honored With Sculpture in His Hometown”

Rapper John O. Releases New Video Featuring Throwback Clips of R&B & Hip Hop Artists Who Paved The Way

New Video for ‘Old Thing Back’ On Friday August 28th, Rapper John O. released his new visual to his latest single ‘Old Thing Back’ by dropping his new video to the masses. Old heads and New Heads will enjoy this body of work, as it features the pioneers in 80’s Hip Hop and R&B. TheContinue reading “Rapper John O. Releases New Video Featuring Throwback Clips of R&B & Hip Hop Artists Who Paved The Way”

Donnie Simpson Nominated For Radio Hall Of Fame

Radio & TV Personality Legend Legendary Radio and TV Host Donnie Simpson has been nominated for the Radio Hall of Fame which he announced today on Twitter. Hall of Fame membership voting begins this Monday and public voting will start a week later. Simpson, who has been on the radio in Detroit and Washington, D.C.Continue reading “Donnie Simpson Nominated For Radio Hall Of Fame”