January 26, 2018 in Album Reviews, R&B, Women by

Paris Alexa – Bloom [ALBUM]

Singer/looper/producer Paris Alexa dropped her highly anticipated new project, Bloom, this morning, and it’s everything we wanted.  The 7-track R&B/Soul experience is solid from top to bottom, putting the 19 year old Seattle songstress’ skills on full display. Acoustic and upbeat production pairs wonderfully with Paris’ powerful voice, lending to a sensual and intimate listen.  Deadhead

January 7, 2018 in Music, R&B by

3am – Party & Fuck (Prod. by KanielTheOne)

“Party & Fuck” Shot 📹 : @mgmagnuson 🔥💫 pic.twitter.com/Cw2DMzbuOW — 3am ⏰ (@Real3AM_) January 8, 2018 3am returns with a new single, pulling no punches with the smoky Party & Fuck. Dude’s transition from rap-singer to full on R&B heartthrob has been amazing to watch.  The SQD alum seems to drop hit after hit, and with visuals on

January 7, 2018 in Music, R&B by

Shelby The Singer – “Exhale”

I’ve been following Shelby on Twitter for some time now simply off the strength of her tweets, but recently I realized she’s quite the singer/songwriter as well.  “I wrote this song 2 yrs ago during one of the hardest times in my life, when I legit thought anxiety was going to swallow me whole,” Shelby

January 6, 2018 in Music, R&B, Video by

Drew Loza – Nothin’ Changed [VIDEO]

OK, Drew Loza… I see you. This Brandon Whitely-directed video for Nothin’ Changed is something serious. Super creative, high quality, and with a wild twist. Definitely left me feeling some kind of way. Peep it for yourself! The Portland scene could definitely use a few more male singers. Nice to see Drew stepping up to

June 10, 2017 in Music, R&B, Rain Drops, Women by

China Marie ft. Ray J & Jamari – Policy [VIDEO]

Portland native China Marie has been making some crazy moves down in LA, most recently linking up with LA bad boy Ray J and rapper Jamari for her latest video single, Policy. The upbeat yet light and vibey track floats out of the speakers, and is certainly enjoyable enough. The video takes it to another level

December 10, 2016 in Giveaway, Live Music, R&B by

Come See TYuS, Portland’s New R&B Star

Hopefully you’re not like me and super late to discovering Portland-based artist, TYuS. While I had heard the name before, I didn’t know that a) he was an R&B singer, and b) that some of his songs make for  excellent winter listening. In fact, it wasn’t until earlier this week that I actually got around