Happy Birthday to singer/songwriter Ledisi. Ledisi Anibade Young was born on this date in 1972 in Mew Orleans. Ledisi was brought forth to us by the grace of her God given talents and the encouragement of her mother, Nyra Dynese, to never give up despite what others may not have found appealing to their eye, […]


If we were being kind, we’d say that this year’s Grammy Award performances were mature. If we were keeping it real, we would say that…


The highly anticipated, star studded Grammy Awards are just around the corner and some of our favorite artists are up for this year’s top honors. Here is…


Grammy-nominated singer Ledisi appeared on “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin to talk about her role as Mahalia Jackson in the MLK biopic, “Selma.” Ledisi told Martin that even though…


Podcast Download Cleveland mayor Frank Jackson spoke with “NewsOne Now” guest host Jeff Johnson about a group of Cleveland Police Officers who were indicted after…


Ledisi talks with “NewsOne Now” guest host Jeff Johnson about revealing her sensual side on her new album, The Truth. Listen below. Be sure to listen to “NewsOne…

For the fifth consecutive year, the beautiful Gabrielle Union took to  the stage and hosted this year’s BET Honors at the Warner Theater in Washington, DC, honoring extraordinary African Americans in music, literacy, film, arts and more. This year’s honorees included author/poet Dr. Maya Angelou, filmmaker Spike Lee,  Stevie Wonder, track & field coach Beverly […]

Ledisi recently was a musical guest on “The Tonight Show,” and she sang “Bravo.” Take a look at her outstanding performance in the video below!

Earlier today Essence Magazine announced the lineup to their annual Essence Music Festival in New Orleans July 6 – 8. Mary J. Blige, Fantasia Aretha Franklin, Charlie Wilson, SWV, Dru Hill, Ledisi, Estelle, Goapele, Vivian Green, and many more are slated to perform over the three-day event. Click here to check out the full roster. […]

I know that many of our listeners love of the sounds of Ledisi.  Well she just released the new video for her latest single “So Into You,” off her album Pieces Of Me. Ledisi continues to keep the grown and sexy grooving with this nice visual for this soulful, grown love song. Ledisi ‘Pieces of Me’ [Music Video] Source […]

Kem opened up day 3 of the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans. While performing “If It’s Love” Kem brought out New Orlean’s own Ledisi to cover what Chrisette Michele’s part from the original studio version of the record. Check it out below! SOURCE: @ITSYAGIRLAC ALL ACCESS PASS Kyte.Embed.path=”http://media.kyte.tv”;Kyte.Embed.altpath=”http://www.kyte.tv”;window.kyteplayer=new Kyte.Player(“”,{appKey:”default”,width:416,height:312,p:”1763″,s:1402415,tbid:”421″}); MORE ESSENCE MUSIC FESTIVAL COVERAGE: […]