You know it's a special day at the offices when a two-time Grammy nominated soul star like Raheem Devaughn walks into your office door.

That's exactly what happened on March 4 when the singer, who just released his bold third disc, The Love & War MasterPeace, sat down with me to talk about the disc (featuring civil-rights activist Cornel West) and his humble beginnings.

Click above to watch what went down and click here to check out the video for his first single, "Bulletproof," featuring Ludacris.

--By Ian Drew for To read more of Ian's blog, click here and don't forget to follow him on Twitter.