Part one of The New Edition Story premiered last night on BET and Twitter had a lot to say. Check out our favorite reactions and tune into part two tonight at 9 p.m.

ESSENCE Festival 2016 is finally upon us, and with festivities just hours away, ESSENCE has announced they will celebrate the life of Prince with a New Orleans-themed tribute on Sunday (July 3).

The Screen

Great news 80s babies, a New Edition miniseries is headed to a TV screen near you, but the only problem is that it won’t be featuring Bobby Brown. At all. This will be BET’s first scripted music television movie. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film takes place from the perspective of the group as journeys […]

Entertainment, Film

Over the past few months there have been several biopics that captured the stories of some of our favorite music artists. There was the controversial…

  Crooner Johnny Gill is one of the few male singers who’s found as much success as a solo artist as he did in a platinum…

Singer Bobby Brown rejoined the New Editon tour after missing a few shows, but now there’s another issue the group must deal with. New Edition is being sued by their former management team after not being paid for services rendered. Benchmark Entertainment, who’ve had hands in the careers of Erykah Badu and Will Smith, filed a […]

Former R&B bad boy Bobby Brown recently made an announcement that disappointed a lot of his fans. He just announced that he will be leaving the New Edition tour. While he is leaving the show, it’s not for reasons you’d expect.  Brown is leaving the New Edition concert tour due to medical issues. You guys […]

Trey Songz isn’t the only singer to sing about phones. From songs from the ’80s to now, we have eight other songs to remind us a time where we really did used to press “0” to get the operator and other times when we turned into a simp. Thanks, Soulja Boy. Here are 7 other […]

Even if you haven’t seen “The Best Man Holiday” yet, the scene in the trailer where the four male leads are lip-syncing to New Edition’s classic “Can You Stand The Rain” is already a mega hit. But in any creative process there are drafts and the final product isn’t always what was planned. So what […]


June is Black Music Month and this is a landmark day for Black music as a whole. On June 20, 1988 MCA Records released both Bobby Brown’s “Don’t Be Cruel” and New Edition’s “Heart Break”  on the same day. These two albums forever changed not only R&B/Soul but the entire landscape of the music industry simultaneously. In order to understand […]

Bobby Brown’s wife Alicia Etheridge suffered a seizure while waiting for her husband to perform with his bandmates in New Edition at the Tom Joyner Family Reunion in Orlando. Etheridge was rushed to the hospital. Brown, as you can imagine, skipped the performance to be with his wife. [SOURCE]

Anyone over the ago of 30 will probably agree when you say New Edition is the best black group ever (besides Boys II Men). Before B2K, Jagged Edge, N’ Sync or New Kids On The Block could even know what a harmony is, New Edition were coordinating wardrobe ensembles on tours around the world. Bobby […]