Mya Tied the Knot in a Private Wedding Ceremony


The singer who left jaws on the floor from her famous King Magazine cover is officially off the market. Mya is taking “real G’s move in silence” to a Bridal level as the “Like woah” performer secretly got hitched back in December. According to TMZ, Mya was married in Seychelles In East Africa. The 40-year-old […]

VH-1 Announces New Series ‘Girls Cruise’ With Lil Kim, Mya, and Chilli

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Ship Ahoy! Music icon Lil’ Kim and her star-studded group of friends are embarking on a glamorous vacation of a lifetime with VH1’s new docuseries Girls Cruise. The series is set to air on Monday, July 15th! VH-1 released a teaser trailer on Monday (June 10th) for the rapper’s new reality series. Lil’ Kim, who […]

Lil Kim, Mya, Chilli Spotted Filming Secret Project in Barbados

Lil Kim, Mya, Chili Spotted Filming Secret Project in Barbados

Lil Kim, Mya, and Chili were all seen together in Barbados reportedly filming a secret project for VH1. Kim was seen sporting a metallic one piece, meanwhile, Mya and Chili were wearing bikinis. The rapper and singers were seen on the beach talking while the cameras rolled. Details in regards to the project are kept […]

Mýa Releases New Music Video for ‘Damage’

Mýa Releases New Music Video for 'Damage'

20 years in the wake of presenting herself with a platinum debut studio album in 1998, Mýa recently released her latest project, T.K.O. (The Knock Out), which features the standout record, “Damage.” “‘Damage’ is about taking risks, stepping into new territory regardless of the outcome,” Mýa says of the song. “This thing we call love has […]

10 Songs Your Love… That You Didn’t Know Missy Elliot Wrote

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Words by Shurida Lundi The Source will be honoring women in the industry all month long!  However, it should be noted that through our HERSource platform, we honor women all year round… why? Because women (particularly in Hip-Hop) are amazing. Women continue to break barriers in every aspect of life but in Hip-Hop women continue […]

No Father To His Style: 10 Iconic Ol’ Dirty Bastard Joints


The legacy of Ol’ Dirty Bastard is unmatched being that there is no father to his style. Notorious for his gritty themes and raw styling, it is safe to say he is a founding notable of full-fledged unadulterated rapping. Comparatively to that of the raps of legendary underground blaxploitation film actor, Rudy Ray Moore. Ol’ Dirty […]

How Tom Petty Influenced Hip-Hop Classics

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Words by Nick Slay & NDSmith In the wake of iconic rocker Tom Petty‘s death, The Source wanted to take a look at how his music influenced Hip-Hop. Here’s a couple of great songs that sampled Petty’s 1989 hit, “Free Fallin’ “. A cult-classic, “Free Fallin’” was one of those tracks that makes you lose all […]

Stunning Looks From The 2016 BET Red Awards Carpet


The BET Awards festivities are officially underway and as expected the ladies have come to show us how it’s done on the red carpet. From Meagan Good, to Mya, to LeToya Luckett, to Janelle Monae, the melanin was poppin and plentiful as the most stunning divas in entertainment gave the cameras an eyeful before heading […]

Mya’s Convinced Trap Music Has Replaced R&B on Mainstream Radio

During Mya‘s recent interview with VladTV, she was questioned about the parallel between the music of today to the music she listened to while growing up. The Washington D.C. R&B singer disclosed mainstream radio is so much different nowadays and instead of having R&B, soul, pop and Hip Hop in rotation, it’s mostly “trap rap” […]

10 Of Jay-Z’s Best Remix Verses

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Jay Z has this habit of taking over a song that he is tapped to contribute a featuring verse on. In pure New York City fashion, Hov jumped on the official ‘All The Way Up’ remix alongside Fat Joe & Remy Ma and had streets, tweets, and everything in between buzzing. With Funk Flex starting […]

Exclusive: Mya Talks New EP ‘Smoove Jones,’ Regrets and Whether She’d Ever Do Reality TV


Don’t call it a comeback. Washington, D.C. native Mya, born Mya Marie Harrison, melted hearts with her 1998 self-titled album debut, which went on to achieve enviable double platinum status. Launching the then 18-year-old into superstardom, the “Case of the Ex” singer is celebrating nearly two decades in entertainment as an internationally known singer, songwriter, producer […]

Mya Drops New R&B Album “Smoove Jones”

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Mya gave her fans a Valentine’s Day treat yesterday [Sunday, February 14] by releasing her latest project, Smoove Jones. The R&B songstress released the project on her independent label Planet 9, and it comes exactly one year after she dropped her With Love EP. Throughout the album, Mya imitates a radio DJ who hosts on […]

Mya Gives A Teaser To Her New Single “Team You”


Mya‘s off musical hiatus and giving us a teaser to her new single “Team You,” from her upcoming new album and 12th studio project. The “Best Of Me” singer dropped the smooth track right in time for cuffing season, announcing it on her Instagram with a sample and the caption: Hope you ladies&gents are havin’ a […]