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Yvonne Orji Totally Ready for Valentine’s Day

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Colgate Total has joined forces with popular actress and comedian, Yvonne Orji, to help consumers get and stay Totally Ready just in time for Valentine’s Day. This new “Totally Ready” campaign informs consumers that with their whole mouth health—healthy gums, teeth, cheeks, and tongue—they are “Totally Ready” for whatever life brings them. The multitalented comedic actress was one of the most talked about breakout stars in 2017.

“I am so excited about this partnership with Colgate Total,” shared Yvonne. “A healthy smile has always been important to me. My healthy smile makes me feel good and, when I feel good, I feel totally ready for whatever comes my way. Last year was a really good year for me. I want to take that and make it bigger and better for 2018. So, not only do I need to be totally ready, I know that I must stay ready.”

With the upcoming taping of the highly anticipated third season of the hit cable show in which she co-stars, writing and executive producing her own sitcom, and her role in an upcoming comedy film set to be released in the fall, Orji knows she must be Totally Ready in 2018.

As part of this new campaign, Orji will be sharing her “Totally Ready” moments on Instagram and will be featured in an upcoming “Totally Ready” video that will be featured on Essence.com, one of the leading online destinations for African American women.

“Colgate is thrilled to partner with this multitalented star as we witness her amazing journey,” said Carla Kelly, General Manager, Multicultural Marketing, Colgate-Palmolive.

Colgate Total toothpaste is clinically proven to help prevent or reverse gingivitis, the most common form of gum disease. It is the only FDA-approved1 and American Dental Association-accepted toothpaste to help prevent gingivitis. With regular, twice daily brushing, gum health can improve in as little as four weeks3 with Colgate Total.

To catch some of Yvonne Orji’s Totally Ready moments, follow @Colgate and @YvonneOrji on Instagram, using #ColgateSmile.

Photo Provided By: Colgate

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Fly News: Tyrese Secretly Ties the Knot On Valentine’s Day

Looks like Tyrese has finally found his “Sweet Lady.”

The actor, author, and R&B crooner revealed on Tuesday (Feb. 28) that he is now a married man.

The Fate of the Furious star released a video montage of the wedding reception to announce the news. The couple said “I Do” on Valentine’s Day and the clip was accompanied with the following caption,

“Mark 10:8 And the two will become #OneFlesh. Mr & Mrs Gibson. #MyBlackQueen#GrownManSeason.”

While the identity of his bride was unknown at the time of the announcement it didn’t remain a mystery for long.

TMZ wasted no time in procuring the 411 on Tyrese’s new Mrs. According to the celebrity news outlet her name is Samantha Lee. She’s a New Jersey native with a Master’s degree in social work from the University of Georgia and has put that degree to use fighting sex and human trafficking along with providing counseling for inmates.

A source close to the newlyweds revealed that the couple met back in 2015 through mutual friends. Tyrese confirmed via Instagram that TMZ did get their facts right, this time.

 

Gibson was previously married to Norma Mitchell. They split in 2009 and have a 9-year-old daughter Shayla.

Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Gibson!

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Sevyn Streeter and Luke James – “Nothing Even Matters” [New Music]

Sevyn Streeter and Luke James collab in the name of love on this Valentine’s Day and covers a Lauryn Hill featuring D’Angelo classic slow jawn, “Nothing Even Matters.” In case you were under a rock, the original song was birthed from the “Ex-Factor” singer’s ultimate album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.

Sevyn surprised fans and dropped the link to the cover on Twitter today:

Just three days ago, Lauryn wished D’Angelo a Happy Birthday via Instagram:

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Hill has yet to comment on the new cover by Sevyn and Luke but we will keep you updated once she does.

Streeter just ended her successful Girl Disrupted Tour on Feb. 12 in Los Angeles at The Roxy Theatre.

Luke just recently celebrated the success of The New Edition Story as he played the role of singer Johnny Gill.

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The Doughboy Project and Dudley Alexander – “Lonely” [New Video]

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Since the release of “OpenThe Doughboy Project has been solidifying his name in the streets. From the clubs to radio play, to numerous interviews he leaves the people asking for more.

READ MORE: The Doughboy Project & Alus Drops Official “Open” Visual 

With this next single “Lonely” off The Introduction EP, Doughboy incorporated his signature sound using Dudley Alexander to write and deliver this RnB-Club fusion. Produced by The Addixs and visuals by The Prime Prodigy, The Doughboy Project is brought to you by the good folks at Water Music Publishing and Thump Records.

Check it out above.

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DJ Tiff McFierce Supplies Her Mix ‘To: You, From: Tiff- A 90’s VDay’

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Madison Square Garden Resident DJ, Tiff McFierce takes us down memory lane as she provides hits that totally made us fall completely in love. The formula of meaningful songs that still had structure and catchy bridges, Tiff reminds music lovers of what has been missed for some time now.

Tiff says:

NAYYYHOOOOOOOOOO!!!
Happy Valentine’s Day my lovelies! As some of you know, I released a McFierce, vibe-y mix for this 2017 VDay a couple of weeks ago for you all. Whether you have a bad or you’re just buying your moms some chocolates, rock out with me to the sounds of great song structure and ACTUAL bridges. Remember those? Yes, I took it to the bridge for you with this mix. Nothing but love, all the fierce feels and swaying with head bops. NAYYYHOOOOOOOO! Get your harmonies and ad libs on. Have a sweet Vday!
XOXO, Tiff

She also said:

Vibes on vibes on vibes ONLY, because If the love don’t feel like 90’s r&b…

I grew up when songs still had bridges & fly song structure- so I aint cutting sh*t short! 🙂 Enjoy loves! Happy Valentine’s Day!
P.s-Thank you to every boy in middle school, high school & college that made mixtapes/cd’s- this is for you, LOL!

Get into the spirit of Love above.

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DJ Reg West Delivers Valentine’s Day Mix ‘The Ice Breaker Vol 2: Cheater’s Edition’

Master of the mix for artists like Mack Wilds and more, the superb DJ Reg West celebrates Valentine’s Day with collective hits titled The Ice Breaker Vol 2: Cheater’s Edition.

The plethora of tunes includes past hits from TLC, Aaliyah, SWV, Dru Hill, and more.

West says:

Yes, you read that right..CHEATER’S EDITION!
This 2 hour mix is a fun roller coaster ride of songs you’ve sung to, danced to and for some of you, even cried to.
I promise, if you are a fan of R&B music you’ll enjoy this project!

Take a listen above and let us know what you think!

Also, Reg West provides a collection of songs that represents artists that he feels you should be on the look out for in 2017. Some of the talent you may have heard of, others might be brand new to you.

“Just press play and you will find a few Shazam-worthy acts,” he says. “I guarantee it!” 

Check it out below:

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#HappyValentinesDay: DJ B-Hen prepares to make babies around the nation with ‘Pillow Talk: The Valentine’s Mix’

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Looking for some V-Day music to set the tone for an epic evening? Well, we can take care of that for you! Today, Hollywood’s Champion of New Sound, DJ B-Hen delivers his new Valentine’s Day project entitled Pillow Talk.

The mix includes a cluster of melodic music with smooth transitions, enticing the thickness of love that surrounds us on this very day. Strategically placing the sounds of Rihanna, Iamsu, Omarion, Eric Bellinger, Tank and more, it’s quite clear that all things lead to the bedroom for some major Pillow Talk with a sensual, sexual agenda.

Take a listen below to get your personal V-fix:

https://soundcloud.com/djbhen/pillow-talk

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Fly EP: Eric Bellinger Drops ‘Eventually’ Just In Time For A Little Valentine’s Day & Chill

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Eric Bellinger releases yet another body of work just in time for Valentine’s Day! His new EP entitled Eventually features production by: The Nominees, Th3ory, Bizness Boi, DJ Camper, League of Starz, Bongo, BeazyTimes, D Mile, Butta-N-Bizkit, SoufWest and Caleb McCampbell.

With Eric’s concise flow of new music there’s is no doubt that he will “Eventually” hold first place for the most music ever released from an artist or group. Meticulously creating musical sound books, the talented songwriter-singer always delivers a defined piece of work that isn’t rushed and is thought-out; therefore attracting the masses to his distinguished sound.

Standout tracks: “Repeat”, “I Can Tell”, “Lay Up”, “MooD”, “Notice” & “Can’t Hurry Love”.

Check it out below:

Congrats Eric!

Photo: @taj_tpk | Photo Source: Instagram/EricBellinger 

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Watch: Soul Swipe aka “The Urban Tinder” Shows Everyone How to Get Ready for Valentine’s Day

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SOUL SWIPE THE APP Gets Everyone Geared Up To Celebrate Valentine’s Day The Right Way

The trending app now releases their very own commercial helping singles to find Real Love through their app along with special tips.

Soul Swipe is the new booming dating platform that matches exactly what you as a consumer likes and wants to find in the perfect match with just a swipe of a finger left or right. This user friendly app has over 2 million subscribers and climbing. It has been seen being surfed by some of our favorite and hottest in the industry.

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, Soul Swipe would like to share their professional Top Dating Tips and Top App Tips for all the lovers in the world who are ready to take that leap for Love.

Follow Soul Swipe at: @SoulSwipe

Top 5 ‘Soul Swipe’ Dating Tips:

1. PLAY HARD TO GET

It’s easy for immediate attraction to occur, but you can’t let your guard down easy.

The chase won’t be fun if you’re no longer a mystery. Remember, people always

want what they can’t have.

2. DON’T TAKE YOURSELF TOO SERIOUSLY

Who doesn’t like some fun? Of course they want you to be serious about your career

and relationships, but they don’t want someone that’s constantly serious. It’s

important to make people laugh and most importantly learn to laugh at yourself.

Loosen up and have some fun!

3. THERE’S NO HARM IN CHARM

Don’t listen to people when they say “Charm can’t be taught” or “You either have it

or you don’t”. Charm is all about being confident, respectful, and polite. You can

easily acquire it by being on your best behavior. It’s amazing what a simple please

and thank you can do.

4. INTEGRITY IS KEY

Integrity has been voted as one of the most important qualities men and women

look for in a relationship. Trust is very important, but people also want to feel

comfortable and proud about the idea of potentially introducing you to their

parents. A mother’s approval is everything. You don’t want to go through a breakup

where your former partner has Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” playing on repeat.

5. STAND OUT

We know it’s tough to be the center of attention without seeming like an attention

whore. However, there are ways of stealing the scene when you’re out in public

without being too flashy or loud. Do your best to be the most well dressed person in

the room and supplement that style with your great sense of humor and an intimate

conversation. Pretty soon, nobody will be able to keep their eyes…. or hands off of

you.

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7 Gifts to Help You Get Lucky on Valentine’s Day

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Call us romantics but this time of year always puts us in a sentimental mood. Our hearts go out to those who planned the perfect dinner, set the mood, and despite their best efforts their Valentine’s Day night started like the Fourth of July but ended up like Arbor Day. (What happens on Arbor Day? Nothing. That’s the point. )  Perhaps you missed that little thing that tipped the odds in your favor. So in the spirit of giving here are 7 fly gifts that might help improve your chances of getting lucky. (cue Daft Punk)