Leela James

Leela James delivers a word on accountability, relationships, raising her son and more in this exclusive interview.

People are loving “Don’t Want You Back” by Leela James–a song great for anyone who’s moving on from a relationship. But some don’t live the lives they sing about. So has Leela ever taken back an ex after it was over? In addition to answering the question, she talks about her songwriting, powerhouse vocals and […]

R&B/Soul singer-songwriter Leela James is heading back on the road this spring following the release of her hotly-anticipated album, Did It For Love (March 31, 2017). After working tirelessly on her upcoming album, Leela James is giving fans the ultimate show with top hits from her 2014 album Fall For You, classics from the start […]

Soulful songstress Leela James is back with new music for all the lovers out there. The California native stopped by The Tom Joyner Morning Show to talk about her new album Did It For Love before taking over the In Studio Jam stage. Did It For Love drops on March 31. Check out the interview below! […]

R&B singer Leela James‘ new single, “Don’t Want You Back,” is a classic injection of her singer style with a fresh twist. The powerful song tells the story of a woman who is fed up getting calls from an ex whose excuses are not enough to reel her back in. The song is accompanied by […]

R&B singer Leela James‘ new single, “Don’t Want You Back,” is a classic injection of her singer style with a fresh twist. The powerful song tells the story of a woman who is fed up getting calls from an ex whose excuses are not enough to reel her back in. The song is accompanied by […]

Black Music Month originated in 1979.  President Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the wonderful music, achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

Leela James has had the opportunity to perform with some of the greats including the late James Brown. She talks to us about her experience…

Ledisi Anibade Young was born March 28 1972. Her first name means “to bring forth” or “to come here” in Yoruba. Ledisi grew up in a musical family; her mother sang in a Louisiana R&B band and her stepfather, Joseph Pierce III, (deceased) was a drummer in the New Orleans area. She studied opera and piano for five years […]

Roland Martin and “NewsOne Now” bring you an exclusive look at the red carpet event from this year’s Trumpet Awards. Martin catches up with Ambassador Andrew…

Leela James on the TJMS

The sultry and bluesy singer Leela James is the newest cast member of ‘R&B Divas LA’ on TV One and stops by the Tom Joyner Morning Show to…