As the title implies, Robin Thicke’s latest effort, Something Else, offers an alternative to the mainstay R&B, which lately seems best suited for poppin’ and twerkin’. The largely self produced set is a chivalrous assembly of live instrumentation and intentional vocal arrangements.

With his long anticipated project, <em>The Padded Room</em>, on hold until 2009, rapper <strong>Joe Budden</strong> is rehabbing his fans with the digital only release<em>, Halfway House</em>. A video for the first single, "Touch & Go" is out today. Click through to watch...

T.I. starts his big album release week off with a BANG! Peep the latest from your favorite celebs here!

Wondering why Ciara’s chowing down on a turkey thigh? Find out here and peep what the rest of your favorite celebs were up to this weekend!

When it comes to urban gospel superstars Mary Mary, everything is done on a big scale. All of their pursuits—musical, spiritual, or otherwise—are larger-than-life: not a single thing is left to chance. Now Mary Mary is a Featured Artist on BLACK PLANET MUSIC!

Now that almost every MC is altering their voice using the latest studio equipment, The Urban Daily is paying tribute to 10 MCs whose real voices are as critical to their success as their lyrics.

Ne-Yo’s Year of The Gentleman is in stores now and while it clocks in at a lean 12 cuts, times are hard on the boulevard. So if you’re you’re looking to cherry pick a few favorites on Amazon MP3, iTunes or your favorite Peer-To-Peer site these are the 5 we’d snipe:

Would you take sex advice from a guy who got busy in the back of a U-Haul truck? Well you should. It’s pretty good. (The advice…the sex is another story.) Producer/rapper 88 Keys gave The Urban Daily some on-the-spot solutions for your most embarrassing sexual faux-pas.

Once you get over the Missy Elliott guest spot on the radio hit “Need U Bad” and the overstated Lauryn Hill comparisons, J Records new artist Jazmine Sullivan bodes well amongst the labels other deep throat divas.

Ever since his debut in 2000 with Country Grammar, Nelly has walked this line of being affable and entertaining without pushing the envelope and his latest, Brass Knuckles is no different.

LL Cool J stopped by Richmond, VA’s WCDX FM, Power 92.1 to appear on the “All New Flavor” show with Sean Anthony and Keith Jones. The G.OA.T. talked about his new CD, Exit 13, his new clothing line and inspiring the community.

If you weren't born when Mint Condition first came on the scene, chances are you were probably conceived to one of their classics like "Breakin My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)" or "You Send Me Swingin'."