Once again it’s on! This Week In SoulBounce is back in effect and ready to give you the latest in music news. The first full week of August has passed and with came a host of music news for you to peruse. So what have we got for you this week? Neo-soul singer Eric Benet has had a lot to say about music in the past week, including some interesting comments when it comes to the current state of R&B and how race plays a big part in artists’ success. Speaking of success, Drake is still killing ’em, this time notching yet another streaming first under his belt. And speaking of under the belt, K. Michelle got chatty about the time she spent with now-engaged ex Idris Elba…and the details she reveals are quite intimate, OK? All that, plus the latest legal news involving Russell Simmons, why Beyoncé might not have been the first choice for Vogue‘s cover and why we might actually be getting that Jay Electronica album. Read on, won’t you?