When we talk Soul, we’re talking about bottom of the gut singers who are churning out records that will transport you back to when Soul singers were putting out music that made you feel. Artists like PJ Morton and Leon Bridges are leading the wave of modern “Old Soul” acts but there are others out there […]

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Vanessa Williams is no stranger to gracing magazines covers with her stunning beauty, after all she has been in the business for over 30 years and still looks as beautiful as she did when she won Miss America back in 1983. However her latest magazine cover courtesy of Essence magazine is likely a little bit […]

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Duos in music are nothing new. Think Hall and Oates, Outkast, Simon and Garfunkel, Sonny and Cher and Ashford and Simpson. But Lion Babe gives a different feel to the concept and for the first-time brings its experimental soul, stylized sound to a stage at the Essence Festival. Consisting of multi-instrumentalist-producer […]

Out of all the artists featured in this month’s #Forward20 Black Music Month celebration you probably know Lion Babe the least. But trust us, you should. The duo is lead by singer Jillian Hervey, the daughter of Ramon Hervey and actress Vanessa L. Williams and her band mate Lucas Goodman. Formed in New York City in 2012, […]