Teyana Taylor

Aug
19
Behind the Video: Teyana Taylor – ‘Maybe’

Teyana Taylor

G.O.O.D. girl gone bad. Teyana Taylor takes a trip to the dark side in the video for “Maybe” featuring Pusha T and Yo Gotti. G.O.O.D. Music’s First Lady takes “106 & Park” behind the scenes of the sexy and mysterious clip, which was inspired by Stanley Kubrick’s erotic thriller Eyes Wide Shut.

A lingerie-clad Teyana does a striptease in a medieval mansion and rocks blonde and purpleish-gray wigs.

“The look that I was going for was the whole underworld, kinda sassy, kinda sexy place,” she explained.

The full video will premiere this week, while her debut album VII is set for release on October 21.

Go behind the scenes below.

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Aug
15
Teyana Taylor Opens for August Alsina at ‘Testimony Live’ Tour

Teyana Taylor

Teyana Taylor joined August Alsina on the first stop of his “Testimony Live” tour in Seattle on Thursday night. The First Lady of G.O.O.D. Music had the ladies singing along to her cover of Drake’s “Marvins Room” and serenaded one lucky—and very excited—male fan with her single “Maybe.”

The Harlem singer also debuted new material off her upcoming album VII, due October 21.

“Seattle!!!! U guys are fuckin great!!!!!!” tweeted Teyana. “I had such an amazing time tonight! Thanks for showing me love & vibe’n wit me!”

The “Testimony Live” tour continues through September 21, with stops in San Francisco, L.A., Houston, Atlanta, Boston, and New York.

Check out some footage from opening night below.

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Aug
1
Teyana Taylor Announces Debut Album ‘VII’

Teyana Taylor

The day has finally come for Teyana Taylor. Six years after making her debut, the Harlem singer has announced a title and release date for her first album.

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Jul
16
Teyana Taylor Covers Nicki Minaj’s ‘Pills N Potions’

Teyana Taylor

Teyana Taylor put her pipes on display while performing a cover of “Pills N Potions.” G.O.O.D. Music’s First Lady posted a short clip of herself belting out Nicki Minaj’s Pink Print single on Instagram.

On Tuesday, the 23-year-old reunited with her “Madea’s Big Happy Family” co-star Shad Moss aka Byraaannnn while filling in as co-host on “106 & Park.” During the “Hot Seat” segment, Bow Wow grilled her about her relationship with Knicks player Iman Shumpert.

She couldn’t stop blushing as she spoke about her new man. “He’s simply amazing and he never fails to amaze me,” gushed Teyana, who was previously engaged to Brandon Jennings.

Her single “Maybe” featuring Pusha T and Yo Gotti is available now, while her debut album is due this fall.

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Jun
20
Chris Brown Surprises Teyana Taylor at Single Release Party

Teyana Taylor and Chris Brown

Teyana Taylor celebrated the release of her new single “Maybe” with some of her closest friends. Lil Mama, Karrueche, and more joined G.O.O.D. Music’s First Lady at the intimate event at Xen Lounge in Studio City last night.

But the biggest surprise of the evening was a visit from Chris Brown. The “Loyal” singer wheeled in a cake before Teyana ran up to give him a big hug. The emotional moment was captured on camera while the crowd cheered. The longtime friends later posed for selfies with Karrueche.

Before Zendaya was announced to play Aaliyah in the Lifetime biopic, Teyana auditioned for the role of her idol. Her audition video was posted online this week.

“Unfortunately Aaliyah’s family isn’t involved & she no longer wanted to be apart of the film,” said her friend.

However, Teyana will star alongside Diggy Simmons in the BET scripted series “The Start Up.”

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Jun
17
New Music: Teyana Taylor f/ Pusha T & Yo Gotti – ‘Maybe’

Maybe

After a few delays, Teyana Taylor finally premieres her official single “Maybe” featuring Pusha T and Yo Gotti. G.O.O.D. Music’s First Lady gets caught up in her feelings as she sings about a love that she can’t shake.

“Maybe it’s the liquor / Maybe it’s the song / Don’t know what it is, but you turn me on,” she coos.

Yo Gotti kicks things off, while Pusha T comes through for his “lil’ sis.”

In addition to working on her debut album, Teyana will star alongside Diggy Simmons in the BET scripted series “The Start Up.”

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May
8
New Music: Sebastian Mikael f/ Teyana Taylor – ‘Made for Me’

Waiting Game

R&B newcomer Sebastian Mikael has been building his buzz with his singles “Forever” and the Wale-assisted “Last Night,” which samples Al B. Sure!’s “Nite and Day.”

Now the 24-year-old Swede, who resides in New York, teams with Teyana Taylor on the sultry acoustic duet “Made for Me,” one of six tracks off his mixtape Waiting Game.

On June 24, he will release his Slip-N-Slide Records debut Speechless featuring production from Rico Love and Lamb & Bigg D.

Meanwhile, Teyana has shared a snippet of her new single “Maybe” featuring Pusha T and Yo Gotti, which drops on May 13.

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