1. Maybach Music Group Talks Signings and Being Inspired by Bad Boy

    May 16, 2011 2:15 PM EDT As of February, Rick Ross has taken Maybach Music Group to new heights. Rawse has hand picked rappers such as Wale , Pill, Meek Mill, Gunplay, Torch - and singer, Teedra Moses - to build a well oil machine, crafting one of many of the hip-hop imprint's collaborative projects to come,…

  2. Exclusive: Teedra Moses Signs to Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group

    April 20, 2011 6:45 PM EDT Last month, Teedra Moses made a move that took everyone by surprise. A month after debuting her video, "R U 4 Real," signed to Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group and put a hold on her sophmore album, "The Lioness." Video Premiere: Teedra Moses, "R U 4 Real" In…

  3. Video Premiere: Teedra Moses, "R U 4 Real"

    February 14, 2011 1:28 PM EST With a comeback album slated for an end of year release in the works, R&B songstress Teedra Moses has a busy 2011 ahead of her. But the "Complex Simplicity" singer is making sure to take time to give her fans a special treat today (Feb. 14) with the premiere of her "R U 4…

  4. The Squeeze: Q&A with Teedra Moses

    February 10, 2011 2:53 PM EST On the eve of the release of her latest single, "R U 4 Real," which will premiere on Monday, Feb. 14, alongside an accompanying video exclusively on Billboard.com's The Juice, R&B singer/songwriter Teedra Moses tells us she hopes to deliver nothing short of "raw talent…

  5. Update: TVT To File For Bankruptcy

    February 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST TVT Records, once hailed as Billboard's top independent label and home to artists such as Lil Jon, Pitbull and Ying Yang Twins, will file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this week, company head Steve Gottli TVT Records, once hailed as Billboard's top independent label and home to artists…

  6. Keys, Common 'Star' In Heineken Concert Series

    August 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys, Common, Erykah Badu and Raphael Saadiq are among the big names confirmed to perform as part of the Heineken-sponsored concert series Red Star Soul. Alicia Keys, Common, Erykah Badu and Raphael Saadiq are among the big names confirmed to perform as part of the Heineken-sponsored…

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    October 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Twista/Trina Do The Twist Atlantic labelmates Twista and Trina storm back this week with new albums. Twista's "The Day After" is led by first single "Girl Tonite" featuring Trey Songz. The cut is No. 12 on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. The album…

  8. Trina Feeling Glamorous On Third Album

    August 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Tart-tongued rapper Trina will release her third album, "Glamorest Life," Oct. 4 via Slip-n-Slide/Atlantic. Tart-tongued rapper Trina will release her third album, "Glamorest Life," Oct. 4 via Slip-n-Slide/Atlantic. The set is led by the single "Don't Trip"…

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    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ying Yang Twins 'Whisper' Not Not many rappers can boast of whispering their way up the charts, yet that is exactly what Ying Yang Twins are doing. Their latest single, "Wait (The Whisper Song)," peaked at No. 2 on billboard.com's Hot Rap Tracks chart. Members D-Roc…

  10. Guests Populate Ying-Yang Twins' 'U.S.A.'

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT From Missy Elliott to Maroon5's Adam Levine, the forthcoming Ying-Yang Twins album is packed with guest appearances. From Missy Elliott to Maroon5's Adam Levine, the forthcoming Ying-Yang Twins album is packed with guest appearances. Due June 28 from Collipark/TVT, "U.S.A …

  11. Hit Milian Single At Center Of Suit

    February 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST A group of copyright owners on Tuesday (Feb. 22) filed an infringement lawsuit over Christina Milian's "Dip It Low." A group of copyright owners on Tuesday (Feb. 22) filed an infringement lawsuit over Christina Milian's "Dip It Low." The Island Def Jam track…

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    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Raphael Saadiq 'Ray' Of Light R&B artist Raphael Saadiq this week releases his sophomore solo album, "Raphael Saadiq As Ray Ray," via his own Pookie Entertainment imprint. Why "Ray Ray?" Says Saadiq, "My mother calls me 'Ray Ray.' My homies…

  13. Cee-Lo, Tweet Drink Up Seagrams Tour

    September 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Modern soul artist Cee-Lo has been tapped to lead this year's Seagrams Gin Live tour. Modern soul artist Cee-Lo has been tapped to lead this year's Seagrams Gin Live tour. The run will kick off Sept. 17 in San Jose, Calif., and close Oct. 23 in Miami Beach, Fla. Tweet and Teedra…

  14. Where's Raphael Saadiq? Ask 'Ray Ray'

    July 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT R&B artist Raphael Saadiq will release his sophomore solo album, "Raphael Saadiq As Ray Ray," in September via his own Pookie Entertainment imprint. R&B artist Raphael Saadiq will release his sophomore solo album, "Raphael Saadiq As Ray Ray," in September via his…