Known to industry insiders as the “Showcase Killer”, Ekko of Ancient Muzik dropped his official The Ekk’ception Mixtape today. Ekko has made a name for himself as the “Showcase Killer” due to his undefeated record at major industry showcases, including the A&R Power Summit. With co-signs from Geter K, his own indpendent label and a […]
REWIND M: Rewind back to your childhood and teenage years, what were they like? E: I was a very talented basketball player, top 20 freshmen in Pennsylvania. I got caught up in selling drugs and the rest was history. I was locked up by age 18, three different county bids changed me, two gun charges […]
It must feel good to be Emeli Sande right now. Over the weekend the songstress of English and Zambian descent got a major co-sign via Instagram from the one and only Alicia Keys. Keys posted a picture of Emeli Sande’s newest album, “Our Version of Events”, and encouraged her followers to go out and cop […]
As a part of the Rock Dock documentary series VH1 will be airing “YO!: The Story of YO! MTV Raps” tonight at 10 p.m. EST. The groundbreaking show set precedent by being the first Hip Hop show on MTV’s network. From 1988 – 1995, Hip Hop fans tuned into Yo! MTV Raps to witness the […]
M: Congratulations on your win in Atlanta! What does it feel like to be the National Champ of the 2012 Red Bull Emsee Battle? MS: The title hasn’t settled in yet. I’m not 100 percent sure what it means, but I’m extremely excited for what it will lead to. My relationship with Red Bull Philly […]
Collaborating with WaterAid, H&M launched their newest collection today entitled, H&M for Water. According to H&M, WaterAid is an organization whose mission is to produce safe water, hygiene and sanitation for people around the world. The beach inspired collection features pieces for the entire family, including printed floral tops and woven shorts for men and […]
Nasy Nas just released his new video for his very personal song about what it’s like to raise a daughter while balancing an over 20 year long career. The No I.D. produced track is Nas’s third single off of his highly anticipated “Good Life” album in stores July 17th. Peep the cameo from Nas’s daughter […]
By David Nazario Photo Courtesy of BBC Radio Combining her many talents, Jill Scott performed at the legendary Hammerstein Grand Ballroom as a part of VH1′s storytellers series. The actress, poet and amazing vocalist donned different outfits (and wigs) throughouhout the night to help her bring her oftentimes personal songs to life. Starting the show […]
Photography by Jai Nima Idowu http://www.djdummythegenius.com/ By David Nazario From making a name for himself as a battle Dj in New York City to traveling the world with superstars like Common and J. Cole, to even spinning for President Obama, Dj Dummy has done it all. Growing […]
Written by David Nazario Photography by Myke Jones www.mykjones.net Mute recently sat down with music producer Harvey Averne to talk about his legendary career and the history of Salsa music. Most known for producing “Latin Soul”, Averne has been in the music business for an astounding sixty two years and is one of the most […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by The Killers. “Runaways” is the first single off of The Killers new album, Battle Born, hitting stores on 9/18/12.
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from A. Lee. Produced by Franchise Beats, “Brotha From Around the Way” is a track off of A. Lee’s latest mixtape, Souls & Sounds Vol. 1. Follow this link to download Souls & Sounds Vol. 1: http://www.datpiff.com/ALee-Legendary-SoulsSounds-Vol-1-mixtape.342866.html
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Suzann Christine. “Closed Casket” was written and arranged by Suzann and is featured on her debut mixtape, Unkept Secret. To learn more about this rising star, visit her website at: www.suzannchristine.com
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is for all of our Muteheads who have a “Spirit Indestructible”. Happy Sunday!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by the one and only, Green Day. “Oh Love” is a lyric video recently released to build anticipation for Green Day’s new album due in stores 9/25. To pre-order the album before it hits stores, visit: http://smarturl.it/iTunesUnopreorder
Photo Courtesy of Jasmine Alston Photography Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from soulful songstress, Jade Alston. “Searching” was written by Jade and produced by MPIII Productions. If you haven’t heard Alston’s latest mixtape, “Single On A Saturday Night” make sure you put it on your to-do list asap! To learn more about […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Most. On “Flight School” Most takes listeners on a lyrical adventure that we are more than happy to go on! Enjoy “Flight School” right here while it is still (M)usic (U)nder (T)he (E)dge!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Detroit group, Clear Soul Forces. “Stick Em” is the second official single from the group’s latest album, Detroit Revolutions. To download Detroit Revolutions, follow this link: http://forceswithyou.com/index.php/portfolio/detroit-revolutions/
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Reading, PA representative Doomz. With a raw beat and creative wordplay, “Shut Em Down” has a classic Hip Hop feel and a new school attitude. Check it out right here first!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Brooklyn songstress, entrepreneur and humanitarian, Maya Azucena. Produced by Pete Miser, “Cry Love” is a heartfelt song that captures the essence of Maya’s message in her music. To download “Cry Love” on iTunes, follow this link: http://bit.ly/nWqoNL