“They had one bad apple out of the crew.” Oooh, what did he do? “We got an opportunity to build with a lot of the brothers and for the young cats to see us and embrace us.” And yes, he’d totally do it again.“My team will probably hate to hear this, but this may not be the last time I go to jail for a thing that matters.” Read earlier: Raheem De Vaughn’s birthday present: D.ESSENCE caught up with the Philly native to find out what she’s been doing in the three years since her last album, what it’s like to be the mother of a special needs son and if marriage is in her near future.Thirteen years since her debut, and five albums in, the soul R&B singer made one thing clear: She is no longer the brokenhearted girl.Singers Bilal and Raheem Devaughn entertained the well-dressed packed to capacity crowd. Calloway, was in the house as well as was one of the convention’s best dressed politicos, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake. Philly notables included, former Mayor Michael Nutter (We see you keeping the party going!
“Black Ice Cream” is the single off of the Love King’s latest chart topping album which he’ll be performing live during his Love ‘N Soul Experience tour with Leela James and V. According to De Vaughn himself, “Black Ice Cream” is a salute to the ladies with ‘Black Girl Magic’ who exude a powerful sexual confidence.
However, during the promotion of the last album the two separated and Ambrosius signed to Dr. However, “Soul” details Stewart’s side of the story as she sings, “I just can’t sell my soul,” which has led many to speculate that there is animosity between the former musical partners. I never wanted it to be tacked on to any negative vibrations,” she explains as her reason for staying silent.
Though she does admit she was put off by Ambrosius’ 2007 mixtape entitled counts as the first Floetry album in six years— though Ambrosius is nowhere to be heard on it.
It’s even more refreshing to see a popular music artist who celebrates and uses the term ‘Black Girl Magic’!
WATCH: Change Your Panties After Watching Raheem De Vaughn’s ‘Temperature Rising’ Video The video itself, directed by 6ix Shoota, is a trademark sultry and sexy visual that incorporates girls of every shade but in particular darker girls.