Keyshia Cole Signs to Epic Records


Rumor Control: Keyshia Cole Signs to Epic Records

Despite previously vowing to release her new album independently, it appears singer Keyshia Cole may be having a change of heart. Thanks to a recently posted image to her Instagram account, word around the water cooler has the singer either signed to Epic Records, or in the process of doing so.
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Keyshia Cole Readies New Single ‘Best Friend’


New Music: ‘Best Friend’ by Keyshia Cole

After an almost two year hiatus, singer Keyshia Cole is finally ready to release new music. Via her official Instagram page, Keyshia informed fans she’d be releasing her next single, Best Friend, independently and any day now.
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Keyshia Cole Returns to Social Media + Refutes Bow Wow Rumors


Keyshia Cole Denies Dating Bow Wow

Wow, that was fast. After deactivating both her Twitter and Instagram accounts, it appears singer Keyshia Cole has had a change of heart. Just days after taking both accounts offline, Keyshia has once again restored them, apparently in an attempt to stem recent rumors of her supposedly being pregnant by rapper Bow Wow.
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Keyshia Cole Deletes Her Social Media Accounts


Keyshia Cole Deletes Her Instagram and Twitter Page

Singer Keyshia Cole has deleted all of her social media pages except for Facebook. No one knows why Keyshia deleted her Twitter and Instagram accounts, however her rumored relationship with rapper Bow Wow has been cited. The CSI: Cyber star and Oakland native have been spotted spending time together, though neither have confirmed the rumors.
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Keyshia Cole Engaged?

Is R&B Singer Keyshia Cole Engaged to be Married?

KEYSHIA COLE ENGAGED - WHO IS KEYSHIA COLE ENGAGED TOKeyshia Cole is apparently getting married again. The 34-year old singer casually revealed the news via a late night chat session with fans on Twitter.

When asked if she was [still] married, Keyshia responded, “No Engaged.” A follow-up question by another fan asked if her fiancé is Cash Money CEO Bryan “Birdman” Williams, to which Cole replied, “No ma’am.”
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Video Preview: “Hotline Bling” by Keyshia Cole

HOTLINE BLING VIDEO BY KEYSHIA COLEKeyshia Cole’s remix of Drake’s single Hotline Bling is paying off in spades. Released less than a month ago, the song has become an unexpected hit, charting based solely on online streams.

With news she had a hit on her hands, Keyshia quickly went about shooting a video for the tune, enlisting the help of model Don Benjamin and reality TV star Malaysia Pargo.

Keyshia took to Instagram to unveil a preview of the clip, writing “This is just a sneak peek of the surprise I told y’all about. Putting the final touches on it now. Again, shoutout to @champagnepapi. I just wanted to bring a female perspective to record and represent for my ladies.”
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Keyshia Cole Remixes Drake’s Hotline Bling

New Music: Keyshia Cole Hotline Bling Remix

Singer KEYSHIA COLE HOTLINE BLING REMIXKeyshia Cole is back with new music, a remix to Drake’s summer hit Hotline Bling. The tune was remixed last week by Jadakiss, whose anti-female version more than likely led Keyshia to whip up her more female-friendly version less than 48 hours later.

“Much respect to @champagnepapi,” Keyshia Instagrammed to fans. “But this one is for the ladies.” Drake co-signed Keyshia’s post, so we assume her version met with his approval.
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New Music: Don’t Waste My Time by Keyshia Cole

Don’t Waste My Time by Keyshia Cole to be Released as Free Single

DON'T WASTE MY TIME BY KEYSHIA COLESeveral months after announcing it, singer Keyshia Cole has finally gotten around to releasing her single Don’t Waste My Time. The track was originally slated to be unveiled back in June and is a collaboration between the singer, producer London on Da Track and rapper Young Thug.

Keyshia is presently at work on her new album, and says her official first single will be available soon. So what is Don’t Waste My Time? Well, according to Keyshia, it is “something for the streets.”
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Keyshia Cole Pulls the Plug


Singer Keyshia Cole is not very happy with her record sales. Despite her ‘Woman to Woman’ album recently being certified Gold, Keyshia told fans via Twitter no further singles would be forthcoming because… and I quote: “Album not selling good enough.”


About an hour later Keyshia returned to Twitter to clean up her comment, telling fans “#2more singles coming.”


After Keyshia’s spontaneous moment of candor I decided to hit up Soundscan, where I discovered the ‘Woman to Woman’ album has actually sold just under 280,000 copies since it was released back on November 19th.

Now, 280k isn’t bad, but once upon a time Keyshia sold that amount in a week. Still, if Keyshia is smart she will take a page out of Kelly Rowland’s book and start bankrolling her own videos and promotion if need be.

Keyshia Cole Says She “Gets It”

After her last album failed to set the record charts on fire, singer Keyshia Cole says she is now ready to give her fans what they want.

And what does Keyshia think her fans want? Well according to a recent tweet, “more depressed, fed up, n*ggas ain’t sh*t” music.” Keyshia says she recognizes that not all of her fans have moved on like she has and that “not everybody is happy.”

The 30-year old mommy and wife says she is still thankful for those fans who have grown with her and plans to release more upbeat tunes to keep them happy as well.

All in all Keyshia says she “gets it” and is ready to just make music and money.

Editor’s Note: As much as I adore Keyshia and am happy to see her successful in both career and life in general, I think it is a mistake for her to assume the poor performance of her last album was based on the fact that the music was more upbeat and happy than it had been on previous records.

Happy, upbeat music can and does sale records. This is why Pop and Rock & Roll are such huge sellers. The content on Keyshia’s last album wasn’t the problem- it was the quality. The songs sounded thrown together- as if they were fillers left over from previous recording sessions.

Twitter is not the best place to get advice for one’s upcoming record and sadly Keyshia is listening to what a few fans have to say via the social media outlet.

No matter how sad the songs, if there is not quality writing and production behind them, they will falter on the charts.

This is also where Keyshia can learn a lesson or two from Mary J. Blige, who refused to bow down to pressure to sing about a life she no longer lives. Blige said rather than sing inauthentic songs to her fans, she’d rather just step her game up.

The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul has spoken.

Keyshia Debuts New Video

R n’ B diva Keyshia Cole has finally debuted the video for her single “Take Me Away.” The third track to be released from her “Calling All Hearts” album, Keyshia called the single a reflection of her new life and says the video shoot was the first she’d even done where she was smiling all the way through. No doubt Keyshia’s life as a mother and fiancé has influenced her music. She seems truly happy and totally unaffected by what the public or her fans think of her new musical direction. Good for her.