Black America Web celebrates Black Music Month by saluting influential icons in the music industry


It’s not that easy to stay on top in the music business. But Slim and Mike of 112 want you to know that it can be done if you stick to what got you in the game in the first place – good music and amazing performances. Although all R&B bands have the hiccups, as […]

SWV’s Cheryl “Coko” Clemmons shared some unexpected news via her personal website. She and her husband of 15 years, Mike Clemmons, are getting a divorce. Here’s what she said: We always thought we’d be together forever! Through the good, the bad, the ugly, the ups and the downs…we’d still be married. But, things don’t always work […]

  90’s R&B group SWV are gearing up for the return of their hit We reality show SWV Reunited. As per the usual drama from the trio, only Taj and Coko make the TJMS show this morning at first – let’s hope it has nothing to do with Lelee’s pregnancy scare. Hmmm. The 90’s trio […]

They’re getting the band back together. Jodeci, the R&B bad boys of the 90’s who had several hits before internal turmoil and substance abuse split them up, is heading back to the stage during this year’s Soul Train Music Awards, reports Yahoo. The Awards will be taped in Las Vegas on November 7th and will […]

For IPAD/IPOD users: The 90’s group TLC weathered its fair share of drama – everything from Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes torching her NFL boyfriend’s mansion to the group’s bankruptcy and subsequent fallout with manager Pebbles even while selling millions of records. And then, of course, Lopes’ untimely death in 2002 at the age of 30 […]

Actress Keke Palmer was just being born when TLC, the musical trio of Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, Rozonda “Chili” Thomas and Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins first hit the music scene. Now both TLC and Palmer are 20 years old and VHI dramatizes their story in “Crazysexycool” airing on VH1 Monday night at 9 p.m. Palmer, who […]