R&B / Pop Songs Music Chart - February 05, 2012
Having achieved considerable global success with Good Feeling, the lead single off his forthcoming fourth studio album (the sequel to 2010's Only One Flo LP), Flo Rida returns to repeat the trick with the slightly more...Read More
Following the release of two free mixtapes, Trey Songz continues to push his digital-only Inevitable EP, which is home to good holiday humping music in the form of standout selection Sex Ain't Better Than Love. Although the...Read More
Ready to get Sleazy, Booth readers? Personally, I'm leaning toward the negative--I try not to get sleazy before 7:00 in the evening, and it's just shy of 11:15 AM as I write this. Even so, I'm not blind to the grimy appeal of...Read More
There's a reason they call it falling in love: it happens in a snap when you least expect it, makes you look f**king ridiculous and is liable to leave cuts and bruises if you're not careful. Ever the gentleman, however, Mario...Read More
Update: Click "Listen" to view Jennifer Hudson's "Think Like a Man" video.
Through the ages, men have been quick to bemoan the mysterious nature of women, but let's be fair: in many cases, the incomprehension is mutual. The...Read More
On We Found Love, the lead single off Rihanna's sixth studio album (originally featured in September of 2011), the pop songstress recounted how a chance encounter on the dancefloor left her lovestruck. Four months later, the...Read More
Time for a history lesson, readers. In 1965, the great Otis Redding, a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, wrote and recorded a song entitled Respect. Two years later, in 1967, the equally great Aretha Franklin (the...Read More
When M.I.A. first burst onto the scene way back when she was the consummate outsider, an artists who’s look and sound we’ve never really seen or heard before. But since then she’s become the consummate insider’s...Read More
Click “Listen” to watch The-Dream’s “ROC” video.
After a relatively quiet, but still quite successful 2011 (the self-proclaimed “Radio Killa” didn't get a new album onto store shelves, but he did drop a number...Read More
Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa/Winter Solstice wish granted; today, the Birthday Sex hitmaker ends more than a year's absence from the Booth (save for the occasional guest feature, he's been M.O.A. since August 2010's Down on...Read More
While the popular image of hypnosis involves a bearded psychoanalyst, a pendulum and the phrase, “You are getting ver-r-y sle-e-epy...”, it turns out that a few bottles, some body-moving music and a swinging female...Read More
Today's a good day for those who like to hear Wayne guest on R&B records. Featured today on Robin Thicke's Pretty Lil Heart, the Young Money head honcho also jumps on the latest promo single from Shanell--and this time he...Read More
When I first saw the title of Jori King's latest feature, I instantly knew what the song was about: the singer wakes up next to a beautiful woman, slips out from under the covers and cooks her a delicious meal as thanks for a...Read More
Fresh off the Billboard chart-topping success of lead single We Found Love, Rihanna returns with release numero deux off her forthcoming sixth studio album. On You Da One, Dr. Luke's isaland-flavored production (with a...Read More
2012, meet Angels & Stars, the first stadium anthem of the year, courtesy of teacher-turned-singer Eric Turner. Featuring banging production from Swedish maestro iSHi and golden bars from Lupe Fiasco and Tinie Tempah, Angels...Read More
Update: Click "Listen Now" above to watch Trey Songz' "What I Be On" video.
If you've had your browser locked to the Booth, you know that, in addition to his usual R&B sh*t, the Trey Songz has also been on some “other...Read More
If you’re like me, then you're probably always searching the internets occasionally uber-ridiculous web videos for hidden gems that you immediately email to all your friends. One of 2011’s biggest breakthrough hits on the...Read More
Elle Varner’s previous work in The DJBooth, from her debut Only Wanna Give It To You to her most recent offering Soundproof Room, had prompted listeners to compare the newcomer to some of R&B’s established heavyweights,...Read More
Why are you here? What is your purpose? BJ The Chicago Kid’s latest track His Pain, with Kendrick Lamar, explores these queries as much as it exposes life’s troubles. Leaked previously as a potential Section.80 inclusion,...Read More