Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Rock

Music-versary: Prince was born on June 7, 1958

We can’t believe he’s gone because we adored so much about him. The way he couldn’t care less about what anyone thought. The way he broke and remade the rules. The way he pushed the envelope until he got bored … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Rock

Music-versary: Prince was born on June 7, 1958

We can’t believe he’s gone because we adored so much about him. The way he couldn’t care less about what anyone thought. The way he broke and remade the rules. The way he pushed the envelope until he got bored … Continued

Music, What's On

Celebrate Black Music Month with SiriusXM!

SiriusXM celebrates Black Music Month all through June with special programming showcasing Classic Soul, Motown, today’s Hip-Hop, and everything in between! See what we have in store all month long:   Backspin (Ch. 43) STEPHEN HILL SPEAKS…ON HIP-HOP AND R&B OF … Continued

Music, What's On

Celebrate Black Music Month with SiriusXM!

SiriusXM celebrates Black Music Month all through June with special programming showcasing Classic Soul, Motown, today’s Hip-Hop, and everything in between! See what we have in store all month long:   Backspin (Ch. 43) STEPHEN HILL SPEAKS…ON HIP-HOP AND R&B OF … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

By popular demand, SiriusXM extends The Prince Tribute Channel!

UPDATE: The Prince Tribute Channel has been extended! You can now enjoy Prince’s hits, classic B-sides, and live performances, exclusively on Channel 50 through Friday May 13th We’re paying tribute to the unforgettable, undefinable Prince with a channel featuring music from … Continued

Music, Pop, Rock

By popular demand, SiriusXM extends The Prince Tribute Channel!

UPDATE: The Prince Tribute Channel has been extended! You can now enjoy Prince’s hits, classic B-sides, and live performances, exclusively on Channel 50 through Friday May 13th We’re paying tribute to the unforgettable, undefinable Prince with a channel featuring music from … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

Music-versary: Prince & The Revolution released ‘Parade’ on March 31, 1986

Release date: March 31, 1986 Backstory: Coming off the critical disappointment of the psychedelic-tinged album Around the World in a Day, Prince released Parade in the spring of 1986 and was suddenly back in the good graces of music critics … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

Music-versary: Prince & The Revolution released ‘Parade’ on March 31, 1986

Release date: March 31, 1986 Backstory: Coming off the critical disappointment of the psychedelic-tinged album Around the World in a Day, Prince released Parade in the spring of 1986 and was suddenly back in the good graces of music critics … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Jazz/Standards, Music, Pop

Black History Month: Woke lyrics by black artists

Black History Month is about celebrating the achievements of African Americans and recognizing the central role black people and black culture has played in the history of the United States. It is also a time for reflection and enlightenment, no matter your … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Jazz/Standards, Music, Pop

Black History Month: Woke lyrics by black artists

Black History Month is about celebrating the achievements of African Americans and recognizing the central role black people and black culture has played in the history of the United States. It is also a time for reflection and enlightenment, no matter your … Continued

Music, Pop

Music-versary: Michael Jackson released the ‘Thriller’ album on November 30, 1982

Credits: Michael Jackson; Quincy Jones (producer) Backstory: When Rolling Stone publisher Jann Wenner declined Michael Jackson’s request for a cover story in November 1979, the future King of Pop was pissed. Off the Wall was a hit, on its way … Continued

Music, Pop

Music-versary: Michael Jackson released the ‘Thriller’ album on November 30, 1982

Credits: Michael Jackson; Quincy Jones (producer) Backstory: When Rolling Stone publisher Jann Wenner declined Michael Jackson’s request for a cover story in November 1979, the future King of Pop was pissed. Off the Wall was a hit, on its way … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

Music-versary: Michael Jackson’s ‘Smooth Criminal’ was released on Oct. 24, 1988

Release Date: October 24, 1988 Credits: Written and performed by Michael Jackson; Produced by Quincy Jones Album: Bad (Released August 31, 1987) Backstory: The lyrics to the seventh single from Michael Jackson’s 1987 hit Bad were inspired by both “Night … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

Music-versary: Michael Jackson’s ‘Smooth Criminal’ was released on Oct. 24, 1988

Release Date: October 24, 1988 Credits: Written and performed by Michael Jackson; Produced by Quincy Jones Album: Bad (Released August 31, 1987) Backstory: The lyrics to the seventh single from Michael Jackson’s 1987 hit Bad were inspired by both “Night … Continued

Music, Pop

Single tear: Let’s celebrate Michael Jackson on his birthday.

It’s both a sad day and a celebration anytime we honor the late, great Michael Jackson. But we can’t miss the opportunity no matter how heavy it makes our hearts, because he gave us so much. Happy birthday to the … Continued

Music, Pop

Single tear: Let’s celebrate Michael Jackson on his birthday.

It’s both a sad day and a celebration anytime we honor the late, great Michael Jackson. But we can’t miss the opportunity no matter how heavy it makes our hearts, because he gave us so much. Happy birthday to the … Continued

Music, Rock

Exclusively from Bonnaroo: Mumford and Sons, Earth, Wind & Fire, Alabama Shakes, Dawes and more!

The SiriusXM summer music festivals train keeps rolling! This weekend, we were at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee! Everyone was there from The Spectrum (Ch. 28), Alt Nation (Ch. 36), SiriusXMU (Ch. 35), and Jam On (Ch. 29), to Hip Hop … Continued

Music, Rock

Exclusively from Bonnaroo: Mumford and Sons, Earth, Wind & Fire, Alabama Shakes, Dawes and more!

The SiriusXM summer music festivals train keeps rolling! This weekend, we were at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee! Everyone was there from The Spectrum (Ch. 28), Alt Nation (Ch. 36), SiriusXMU (Ch. 35), and Jam On (Ch. 29), to Hip Hop … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

African American Music Appreciation Month: Snoop Dogg, Rico Love, Ciara, Geto Boys and more

WEEK 3 (JUNE 15-21)   Tuesday, June 16: SNOOP DOGG TOWN HALL replay at 11 pm ET (The Heat) Friday, June 19: TALKING SOUL w/ VALERIE SIMPSON at 12 pm ET (Soul Town) Friday, June 19 at 5 pm ET through Sun Jun 21 at … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

African American Music Appreciation Month: Snoop Dogg, Rico Love, Ciara, Geto Boys and more

WEEK 3 (JUNE 15-21)   Tuesday, June 16: SNOOP DOGG TOWN HALL replay at 11 pm ET (The Heat) Friday, June 19: TALKING SOUL w/ VALERIE SIMPSON at 12 pm ET (Soul Town) Friday, June 19 at 5 pm ET through Sun Jun 21 at … Continued

What's On

This Week On Demand: Town Halls with Jimmy Page, Bette Midler, and More

This week, we welcome guitar hero Jimmy Page to our NYC studios for another installment of SiriusXM’s exclusive Town Hall series. Plus, catch more special Town Hall events with George “Dr. Funkenstein” Clinton, and legendary vocalist Bette Midler! You can hear these specials and the rest … Continued

What's On

This Week On Demand: Town Halls with Jimmy Page, Bette Midler, and More

This week, we welcome guitar hero Jimmy Page to our NYC studios for another installment of SiriusXM’s exclusive Town Hall series. Plus, catch more special Town Hall events with George “Dr. Funkenstein” Clinton, and legendary vocalist Bette Midler! You can hear these specials and the rest … Continued

What's On

Live from the Essence Music Festival + your favorite ’70s, ’80s and ’90s R&B and Hip-Hop

We’re celebrating America this weekend, and nothing is as uniquely America as New Orleans + R&B! SiriusXM’s The Heat, Heart & Soul and Praise are all live from the Essence Music Fest with the biggest names in R&B, including Stephanie Mills, … Continued

What's On

Live from the Essence Music Festival + your favorite ’70s, ’80s and ’90s R&B and Hip-Hop

We’re celebrating America this weekend, and nothing is as uniquely America as New Orleans + R&B! SiriusXM’s The Heat, Heart & Soul and Praise are all live from the Essence Music Fest with the biggest names in R&B, including Stephanie Mills, … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

Celebrate Black Music Month on The Heat, Heart & Soul, Soul Town, SiriusXM Fly + more

SiriusXM celebrates Black Music Month all through June with tons of programming featuring the best in hip-hop, soul, gospel, classic hip-hop, r&b, funk, reggae, and more. See what’s in store below! Heart & Soul, Ch. 48 Off the Record: A … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music

Celebrate Black Music Month on The Heat, Heart & Soul, Soul Town, SiriusXM Fly + more

SiriusXM celebrates Black Music Month all through June with tons of programming featuring the best in hip-hop, soul, gospel, classic hip-hop, r&b, funk, reggae, and more. See what’s in store below! Heart & Soul, Ch. 48 Off the Record: A … Continued

Music, Pop

The Michael Jackson Channel: Hear the King Of Pop’s legendary hits + brand-new tracks from XSCAPE

Airing Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET through Monday 5/26 on The Groove, Ch. 50 Start working on your Moonwalk! The King of Pop is here, and in a really big way. Beginning Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET, SiriusXM will … Continued

Music, Pop

The Michael Jackson Channel: Hear the King Of Pop’s legendary hits + brand-new tracks from XSCAPE

Airing Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET through Monday 5/26 on The Groove, Ch. 50 Start working on your Moonwalk! The King of Pop is here, and in a really big way. Beginning Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET, SiriusXM will … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

I’mma let you finish, but the Groove’s B.K. Kirkland is one of the best urban radio personalities of all time!

We love all of our SiriusXM jocks equally around here, but it’s always exciting to see one called out in an industry top ten list. We’re of course referring to The Groove‘s B.K. Kirkland, who recently earned the number three … Continued

Hip-Hop/R&B, Music, Pop

I’mma let you finish, but the Groove’s B.K. Kirkland is one of the best urban radio personalities of all time!

We love all of our SiriusXM jocks equally around here, but it’s always exciting to see one called out in an industry top ten list. We’re of course referring to The Groove‘s B.K. Kirkland, who recently earned the number three … Continued

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