Happy Birthday, Luther Vandross!

Happy Birthday, Luther Vandross! Today, the most soulful singer I’ve ever heard would have been 66 years old. Gone, but not forgotten. Rest on… Click below to listen to my favorite Luther Vandross song. WARNING: Grab your Kleenex.

COACHELLA 2017 ROUNDUP

This year Coachella got even bigger, with A-list artists, unveiled for headlining the event, including Kendrick Lamar and Beyoncé; who had to drop because of her pregnancy. Click HERE to Read Beyoncé, Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar will headline the 18th annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival Kendrick Lamar and Travis Scott Performing at Coachella…

KELLY ROWLAND’S NEW BOOK “WHOA, BABY!”

In addition to Kelly Rowland’s credits as a Grammy-award winner, executive producer, and actress, she can now add being a book author to the list. Rowland released her first book titled “Whoa, Baby! – A Guide for Young and New Mothers Who Feel overwhelmed and Freaked Out”. For her mom’s guide, she enlisted the assistance…

Person of the Week: JWonn

I recently had a chance to talk with JWonn, one of the brightest stars on the Southern Soul Music scene. We had a great conversation and it was definitely an honor for me to able to talk to this talent after hearing his music over the airwaves for so long. His song “I Got This…

New Music Video: BLUSH – ‘Work’

Recently, Southern Laced contributor Carmen Hibbler had the pleasure of interviewing R&B trio, BLUSH. Click here to read [INTERVIEW] Mathew Knowles’ Group, BLUSH, Releases New Song and Sneak Peek of Video.

Crime Mob Reunite for New Album?

I’ve read this all over the social media and I’m glad that this is true. I miss this group because they had songs that made you want to get krunk or yep in my white t or even rock yo hips.  For those who don’t know who Crime Mob is, you were born in the…

Happy Birthday, Chaka Khan!

Chaka Khan is a Legend of the Decade! Even after all these years, she still looks just as beautiful as ever. Honestly, I need to see what kind of water she’s drinking so I can look as young as she does when I get her age. I didn’t hear about Chaka Khan until I was…

G-Boogie Talks to Former Marine and Hip-Hop artist Big K 

I was inspired to do an interview with Big K (aka Killah Kizzle) when I witnessed his dedication and consistency when it comes to his music and constantly improving his craft. Check out what he had to say about his music and his time in the military below. Q: Tell our readers a little bit…

Jackson Medical Mall Foundation to Honor MS Music Legends During Black History Event

February 21, 2017 (Jackson, MS) –   The Jackson Medical Mall Foundation will host Sounds of Hope: Honoring Our Legends, Celebrating Our Legacy, on Thursday, February 23rd at 6:30 PM at the Center Stage inside the Jackson Medical Mall.   Sounds of Hope is a Black History celebration honoring the contributions of Black Americans to entertainment and humanities through music….

The 59th Grammys Recap

I would have to say that this is one of the best Grammy shows I have seen in a long time. There were so many amazing moments throughout the show… from Chance The Rapper to Beyoncé to Bruno Mars to even the speech Adele gave to acknowledge the work of Beyoncé. Those performances gave me…