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Tom is running around the country with his retirement party, the One More Time Experience! He’s been to D.C. and Detroit and next he’s hitting up Cleveland with Avant! Avant is so excited to perform and get to sing all of his classics that we have all loved for so many years. “It’s going to be […]

This week’s word is ectomorphic and it has nothing to do with eggs or ego waffles. The word means “someone who is skinny,” someone who doesn’t have very much body fat at all. Like Avant, who people have been pointing out he’s looking really thin. Are you ectomorphic or the opposite? HEAD BACK TO THE […]

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Singer Avant, known for his song  My First Love with Keke Wyatt is going to be featured on Unsung Sunday, April 8. He’s confident that the fans will get to learn something about him that they’ve never known before. “Well hopefully, you know man it’s a lot. You know it’s a lot of my career,” expressed Avant. “You know I […]

When you say Avant the songs My First Love and Read Your Mind may immediately comes to mind. Everyone knows that smooth voice when it comes on and now fans get to know how it all came to be on Unsung. Avant teases some behind the scenes facts about his song Read Your Mind specifically about the breathing that so many women loved. “Tom I didn’t know […]

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R&B singer Avant plays a game of This or That with  The D.L. Hughely Show! He explains why he loves working with Kelly Rowland, and discusses what inspired his song “Four Minutes.” Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive interview. RELATED: Did Jasmine Sanders Throw Shade At Avant? [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO] RELATED: Avant On R&B Music: “It Got Really Washed Up” [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO] […]

Jasmine Sanders lets us know what’s to come up on “The D.L. Hughley Show,” but did she throw shade at Avant in the process? Click play on the exclusive video above to see what she said! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! RELATED: Avant Reveals Who He’s Most Afraid To Beef With [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] RELATED: Avant On R&B Music: “It Got Really Washed […]

 Avant is in studio hanging out with “The D.L. Hughley Show!” Listen to the audio player to hear him play a rousing game of This or That, explain who he’s afraid to beef with and even sing a few sweet bars of some of his songs in this exclusive clip! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! RELATED: Avant & Jazmine […]

Crooner Avant’s new CD, The VIII (The Eighth) will be released next Friday, September 25th and as a treat, he is offering a discount to TJMS listeners who pre-order on The Cleveland native says that he’s happy to have lasted this long in music. “It’s my eight album and I named it The VIII because I’m […]

Avant is a name that has been used in the context of being original or innovative but the singer/songwriter from Cleveland has transformed the word into a powerhouse brand. Since breaking out on the music scene with his first platinum hit singles, “Separated” and “My First Love”—he has been on a non-stop journey having released […]

Avant is gearing up to release his eighth studio album and he tells EZ Street at The Blitz, “real music is still alive.” A lot of people are wondering what in the world happened to real R&B. Avant said, “It got really washed up – to me, R&B is about great musicians and stories to […]