R&B Veteran Mario Goes Public With Girlfriend, Kris Stephens

R&B Veteran Mario Goes Public With Girlfriend, Kris Stephens

Mario told us that he was off the market in an exclusive interview ahead of the release of his Closer to Mars album. Visit for more information The R&B veteran made it Instagram official with his girlfriend, Kris Stephens, after showering her with gifts for her birthday. “Thank you King it’s so beatifulll,” she […]

Mario Talks ‘Closer to Mars’ Album, Upcoming Books, and Fatherhood

R&B Veteran Mario Goes Public With Girlfriend, Kris Stephens

Mario released his latest musical effort, Closer to Mars, on Friday along with the sultry visuals for “Pretty Mouth Magick.” Visit for more information The record introduces his “Baltimore personality” and was inspired by a bisexual woman the singer dated he told us in a virtual interview. “The record is basically saying I can […]

Mario Releases Visuals for New Single ‘Closer’

Mario Releases Visuals for New Single 'Closer'

Mario isn’t letting the global lock down stunt his creativity. The R&B veteran proves that he can still deliver amid a pandemic, with the release of the “Closer” music video. Visit for more information Similar to other artists like Megan Thee Stallion and Rotimi, he opted to animate these visuals. Mario and an extremely […]

Top 6 Moments of NYC Stop of The ‘New Millennium Tour’


The New Millennium Tour kicked off and the NYC stop was definitely one for the books. Visit for more information Chingy, Lloyd, Bobby Valentino, Pretty Ricky, Mario, and B2K graced the stage for a full house at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. A lot of the attendees had on their best 2000s-inspired […]

After a Decade, Mario Returns to Music on His Grown Man Vibe

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When Usher turned down the song “Just A Friend,” perhaps his crew did not know what they were doing. By doing so, they inadvertently opened the door for a young teen from Baltimore to slip in and steal the hearts of millions of girls (and on the low grown women) who would have been pinning […]

Mario Will Join Fox’s Empire for Season 5


Mario will be on screen as a new cast member for Fox’s Empire when it returns at the end of this month. Billboard reports the “Let Me Love You” singer will take on the role as recurring character Devon. Visit for more information The role of Devon in Empire will be “an earnest, up-and-coming […]

[Interview] Mario Talks His New Album, New Sound, and New Label


Mario has been stealing hearts for over a decade with his charming looks and velvet voice. We’ve seen him go from a boy to a man, going from talking about being “just a friend”, to pleading for a woman to let him love them. Visit for more information Now, the 30-year-old is preparing to […]

[Interview] R&B Star Mario Makes A Welcome Comeback To The Game

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R&B singer Mario is back and better than ever: wiser, stronger and resilient. From his 2002 breakout hit “Just a Friend” to the ultra smooth award winning track “Let Me Love You” (2004) to 2013 banger “Somebody Else” featuring Nicki Minaj, Mario isn’t the teenager we were first introduced to. Visit for more information […]

Nintendo coming to iOS and Android

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Super Mario Mobile? Nintendo has announced their recent partnership with Japanese company DeNA (Marvel War of Heroes, Star Wars Galactic Defense) in order to bring their iconic characters like Mario and Luigi to Android and iOS devices. The terms of the partnership include creating new games and launch an online membership service for mobile devices. […]