In between live sets, press conferences and visiting booths in the NOLA Convention Center, we found time to check out the new artists roaming around the 2016 ESSENCE Festival. For this week’s five-track selection, we rounded up videos by the noteworthy up-and-comers we had the chance to meet and see. Get acquainted below.   BJ The Chicago Kid – “Turnin Me Up” (Live) […]

Last week, rapper/songwriter Ingrid burst a lot of bubbles when she revealed the "real" inspiration behind Beyoncé's Lemonade standout "Love Drought."

H-Town stay down, at least that’s how music newcomer Ingrid tells it. The Houston native is a long-time family friend of the Knowles’ (That’s Beyonce and bloodline) since their families lived in the same community. Ingrid was a starving artist, painting, singing, writing and creating for a living. While she needed the help pushing her […]

Check out one of Beyoncé’s Parkwood Entertainment signee Ingrid in the video for Flex, featuring Sevyn Streeter and shot in her hometown Houston, TX.  Also check out what she had to say in Elle magazine via instagram below. Beyonce Sues Feyonce Merchandise Company Beyonce Signed The Bailey Sisters To Her Management Label!