TLC’s T-Boz is Open to Battling Xscape or SWV


Girl groups were prominent in the late ’90s and early ’00s. TLC, Xscape, and SWV all made groundbreaking contributions to the game that served as the soundtracks of our childhoods. In light of the Verzuz battle that celebrates the music of iconic artists and songwriters, a fan wrote “We NEEED TLC VS SWV OR XSCAPE!!!!! […]

Rapsody, Musiq Soulchild, SWV and More Tapped for CIAA Tournament Performances


It is officially the week of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association tournament. The CIAA is the first African-American athletic conference in the nation and in celebration of the 75th anniversary of its basketball tournament, the conference has stacked a promising lineup of recording artists for entertainment. The live stage at the two-day CIAA Toyota Fan […]

DJ Spinderella Terminated From Performing With Salt-N-Pepa

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A once renowned Hip-Hop trio has seemingly made the decision to downsize to becoming an official duo. On Thursday (April 2), DJ Spinderella took to social media and disclosed her forthcoming absence from future performances with Salt N’ Pepa. In the Instagram post, the favored disc jockey revealed she was terminated from performances with the […]

Apollo presents ‘The Kings and Queens of New Jack Swing’ Recap

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Last night, mega-hit producer Teddy Riley returned to his hometown after more than 20 years and tore down the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem New York City for two sold-out shows. Apollo presents The Kings and Queens of New Jack Swing Concert was definitely the place to be last night featuring the artists that pioneered that […]

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 […]

Keyshia Cole and Method Man Set To Perform At 2017 Soul Train Awards

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Words by Ime Ekpo BET is assuring soul folks the 2017 Soul Train Awards will meet their eyes with a largely warm welcome. The network has added Keyshia Cole, Method Man, Demetria McKinney, DVSN, Le’Andria Johnson, Ledisi, Daniel Caeser, Major, Luke James, U-God, and Ro James to the already star-studded lineup of performers for the […]

Bell Biv DeVoe Discuss The New Edition Story, New Album and More with The Breakfast Club [Watch]

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New Edition buzz is everywhere right now, and N.E. members Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins and Ronnie DeVoe, better known as BBD, are ready to give fans what they want with their new album Three Stripes. During an interview with Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club, BBD talked about how The New Edition Story, came about with BET. “This is a process that started […]

Saturday Soundtrack: 13 Girl Group Anthems That Withstood The Test Of Time


R&B girl group greatness is looking to make a triumphant return in 2016 and as we all know, the new batch of young women working hard to make it happen have plenty of successful examples to learn from. From talented groups like Fifth Harmony, DMK and Good Girl to Kelly’s Rowland’s future female supergroup currently […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Above the Rim Soundtrack Released 22 Years Ago


On this day in Hip Hop history, Death Row Records in conglomeration with Interscope Records released the soundtrack to the popular film, Above the Rim. Winning the 1995 Source Award for Soundtrack of the Year, this album featured so many hits that it could have stood alone from the movie as a compilation album. Acting […]

Girl Group Tribute: SWV Brings Us Back To The 90s


If you felt nostalgic when Chris Brown released “She Ain’t You,” a remix to the 1992 hit “Right Here,” then you’ll get all the feels as we recognize SWV (Sisters With Voices) during Women’s History Month. It was 1991 when group members Cheryl “Coko” Gamble, Tamara “Taj” Johnson and Leanne “Lelee” Lyons sent their demo along with […]

Saturday Soundtrack: The Latest From Tweet, Eryn Allen Kane, Kreesha Turner, SWV & More


The HERSource: Saturday Soundtrack is finally here! Every Saturday, we’re bringing you a weekly round up of the latest or newest music from rising and established female artists that may have flown under your radar. This week, we’re highlighting releases from Tweet, Eryn Allen Kane, SWV, Rihanna and Tiffany Evans. We’re also hitting rewind on […]

Ladies Night R&B Super Jam at The Barclays


The Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn NYC set the stage for Valentine’s weekend February 12th with their sold out legendary All-Star lineup. Adam Torres Concerts hosted the ultimate Ladies Night Super R&B Jam that proved to be the concert of the year! Faith Evans, Jagged Edge, Jodeci, SWV, Carl Thomas, Blackstreet, Total, The Lox and Black […]

Listen: SWV Sings About Their ‘MCE (Man Crush Everyday)’

R&B trio SWV is crushing on their “MCE (Man Crush Everyday)” in their new single, the second from their forthcoming album, Still. Following the album’s lead single “Ain’t No Man,” the track is feel good and uptempo, reminiscent of the 1990s when the sisters with voices reigned as one R&B’s elite talents. Advertisement Taj George, […]