Eric Benet is a mellow man. With two days of sleepless nights resting on his shoulders, the Milwaukee, Wisc., native should be hyped up on a can of Red Bull to get through his press day in New York City, but that's not his style. He'd rather sip on some orange juice and have a calm conversation about his sixth studio album 'The One,' set for release in May.
HuffPost Black Voices sends a daily dose of the best and most important news about black life, culture and excellence straight to your inbox. Learn more