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    Lorens Chuno Hosts Album Release Concert @ DROM

    Thursday, September 15, 2016

    West-African jazz fusion  artist and New York City transplant via Nigeria, Lorens Chuno put on a show stopping performance at DROM in Manhattan Sunday night to celebrate the release of his album, Naija Rhythm Affair, NYC. Backed by a live band, who played on the LP, Chuno performed a number of songs off of the […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘All Your Love’ by Jean Jones

    Tuesday, April 26, 2016

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by soul singer, Jean Jones with the heartfelt, mid-tempo “All Your Love”.

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    New York Screening of ‘High Strung’

    Saturday, April 9, 2016

    Capezio and the Dizzy Feet Foundation, hosted a screening of the Michael Damien directed film, High Strung in Manhattan earlier this week, giving movie goers and dance lovers an opportunity to see the film a few days early. Stars of the movie, Keenan Kampa and Nicholas Galitzine, were in attendance, as well as esteemed choreographer […]

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    SquareOne Performs @ Anthem’s International Music Festival

    Saturday, April 2, 2016

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle Long Island, NY based Hip-Hop group, SquareOne performed a high-energy set last Thursday at  Silvana in Harlem, NY for Anthem’s International Music Festival. Along with the other Hip-Hop, Alternative, R&B and conscious acts on the roster, SquareOne played to an eclectic and eccentric crowd of Harlem locals and music enthusiasts. The […]

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    Big Sean x Jhené Aiko Collab on “Twenty88”

    Saturday, April 2, 2016

    Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com Rapper Big Sean and R&B artist Jhené Aiko are back at it again, this time with an 8-track EP entitled TWENTY88. The EP features songs “Selfish” and “Push It”, “2 Minute Warning” with K-Ci & Jojo, and more. The EP is solely available to stream on Tidal. However, it is […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Zoovie Zoo” by Fetty Wap

    Saturday, April 2, 2016

    There’s no way that you could’ve escaped Fetty Wap at any point throughout the past year. The “Trap Queen” crooner dropped a new track not too long ago called, “Zoovie Zoo”, which finds the singer reflecting on his success and future endeavors. Check out the song below  

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    Sony Music Makes Licensing Agreement w/ Soundcloud

    Saturday, April 2, 2016

    Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com SoundCloud is that streaming service I never think about. Unless, of course, an artist releases a new mixtape. Then I re-download the app, until I’m tired of the mixtape. It’s a cycle, and I’m sure I’m not the only one who does this. Most albums are easily available on […]

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    PnB Rock: “Come and See Me”

    Tuesday, March 29, 2016

    R&B singer out of Philadelphia, PnB Rock has surely been making moves as an upcoming artist. Today, along with PnB Meen, he released “Come and See Me”, his take on the new PARTYNEXTDOOR song of the same title. Check it out below and be on the lookout for PnB Rock’s “RnB Tour” beginning March 31st […]

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    Amir Obe Drops 3 Track EP Called ‘Won’t Find Love In The Hills’

    Wednesday, March 16, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com While many of you know him as Amir Obe, I still know him as Phreshy Duzit. Either way, he has had his fair share of plays on my iTunes. After a name change and opening up for Partynextdoor, Amir is back with a new three track EP called Won’t […]

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    Bishop Nehru Samples Kendrick Lamar for “Want You”

    Wednesday, March 16, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Bishop Nehru is one artist that never fails to impress me. I remember when he was just a youngin’ coming out with fists swinging, proving his place in the Hip Hop realm. Over the years, he has only become more confident and has indeed become a musical problem. Team […]

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Dec
31

Unreleased Aaliyah Song Highlight of Timbaland’s ‘King Stays King’ Mixtape (Listen)

Written by John Zabala On Christmas day Timbaland released his acclaimed new mixtape, King Stays King. The highly anticipated project features a song with none other than Aaliyah, the sensual R&B vocalist who passed away in 2001. The song, “Shakin”, sounds like it’s straight out of 2001, with Aaliyah’s mature vocals and lyrical content reminiscent of […]

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Dec
31

New Music From Logic: ‘Tree of Life’

Rhyming over a sample of Common’s “The Corner”, Logic teams up with Killer Mike and Slug of Atmosphere, on “Tree of Life”, a smooth track that was produced by Tae Beast. Read our review of Logic’s latest project, The Incredible True Story here.

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Dec
31

Aretha Franklin Brings President Obama To Tears W/ ‘Natural Woman’ Performance

Shocking everyone in attendance, special guest Aretha Franklin performed “Natural Woman” at The 2015 Kennedy Center Honors as a tribute to Carole King earlier this month. If you watch the video closely you’ll see President Obama wipe a tear from his eye as Aretha takes her seat at the piano (be sure to watch the video until […]

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Dec
31

Wiz Khalifa Announces Plans to Release New Music in 2016 (Watch)

It’s shaping up to be a good year for Wiz Khalifa fans. Young Khalifa announced plans to release more new music following his recent released mixtape, Cabin Fever 3.  Khalifa, who’s intending to release this as a gift to his fans, announced his new mixtape, Project Khalifa, via a video in which he also thanked […]

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Dec
28

The Return of The Dragon: The Abstract Went on Vacation

Busta Rhymes recently released his latest mixtape, The Return of The Dragon: The Abstract Went on Vacation, the latest installment to his series with The Abstract, also known as Q-Tip. The project is presented by The Conglomerate Entertainment and features seventeen tracks and production by Jahlil Beats and a long list of guest appearances from […]

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Dec
25

The Weeknd Remixes Jeremih’s ‘Pass Dat’

The Weeknd blessed fans with two Christmas gifts a few hours ago, one in the form of a collaboration with Future, and the other, a remix of Jeremih’s “Pass Dat”. The Future collab was kinda cool but this remix is even better. Listen to all the 420 vibes below.  

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Dec
23

Lili K. Drops Video for ‘Pour Some Shuga’

First ever Tidal “Rising Artist”, Lili K. recently released the visual for “Pour Some Shuga”, a soulful track featured on her debut album Ruby, released in April. The video was directed by Lili K., Addison Wright, and J Frannk.    

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Dec
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Be Right There’ by Diplo & Sleepy Tom

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Diplo and Sleepy Tom. Check out the video for “Be Right There” and all of its throwback greatness below!

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Dec
19

New Scott C. ‘Love Yourself (Remix)’

Scott C’s latest song “Love Yourself (Remix)” is a soulful blend of Hip Hop, R&B and Pop that is simple but definitely effective. On the track, Scott raps about love lost and combines it with a great melody and just the right amount of singing. Take a listen to “Love Yourself (Remix)” below and let […]

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Dec
13

Black Thought X Statik Selektah Unreleased Track, ‘Couldn’t Tell’

Christmas came early this year in the form of an unreleased Black Thought and Statik Selektah track entitled “Couldn’t Tell”.  The song, in all of its greatness was originally supposed to be featured on Statik Selektah’s Lucky 7 album that dropped in July but didn’t make the final cut. This is the third time these […]

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Jun
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Look What We’ve Become” by Grace Potter

Today’s Mute Music Moment comes from singer-songwriter Grace Potter (also te frontwoman of Grace Potter and the Nocturnals). With Potter’s unique vocals, edgy lyrics and the heavy-hitting rock instrumental, you’re sureto be jammin’ to “Look What We’ve Become.” Listen below!    

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Jun
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Free” by Dâm-Funk

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from L.A. funk artist and “Ambassador of Boogie Funk”, Damon Riddick a.k.a. Dâm-Funk. “Free” is a great track to chill-out to. Check it out!    

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Jun
18

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Golden (ft. Sia)” by Travie McCoy

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from rap/rocker and Gym Class Heroes frontman, Travie McCoy, with the help of powerhouse singer-songwriter, Sia. After a little musical hiatus, the ever-talented McCoy is back with his new single, “Golden.” Check out the video below, and buy the track via iTunes: http://smarturl.it/TravieGOLDEN        

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Jun
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “All On Me” by Gyptian

Today’s Mute Music Moment goes to famed Jamaican singer Gyptian and his latest single “All On Me.” The video features Gyptian and his female co-star surrounded by the beautiful island scenery as they spend a romantic day together. You can purchase this single on iTunes here: http://smarturl.it/GyptianAOM      

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Jun
16

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Love 3X” by ZZ Ward

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from blues/rock singer-sonwriter, ZZ Ward. Check out the offitcial video for “Love 3x” via Vevo below. You can find the track on ZZ’s album, THIS MEANS WAR, available now: http://smarturl.it/zza2?IQid=vevo   p

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Jun
15

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Ghost” by Halsey

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by rising singer-songwriter, Halsey. Check out “Ghost” via Vevo below, and pre-order Halsey’s album BADLANDS here: http://smarturl.it/HalseyBadlands?IQid=YT.Ghost    

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Jun
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Bout It” by JMSN

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to JMSN, who released his video for his newest single “Bout It” off of his previously released project BLUE. As expected, JMSN stuck to simple and minimized visuals that have that old school kind of look to them just like the rest of the music videos he released for […]

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Jun
13

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Still In Love” by JAHKOY

Today’s Mute Music Moment goes to a very talented Canadian fella by the name of JAHKOY. The singer-songwriter-producer blends R&B and electronic house with his latest track “Still In Love,” providing us with a fresh sound. JAHKOY’s triple threat talent is one to look out for! His forthcoming project, Temptations is set to drop later […]

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Jun
12

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The Wonder Years” by Jesse Boykins III

Today’s Mute Music Moment is brought to you by Jesse Boykins III. The Chi-Town soul singer takes us on a journey of his life through polaroids and low-fi clips in his visual for “The Wonder Years” off his album Love Apparatus. If you pay close attention you can peep Vic Mensa, DJ Kitty Cash, Kilo […]

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Jun
11

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Grow Like A Seed” by Juliette Ashby

Today’s Mute Music Moment goes to singer-songerwriter Juliette Ashby. Ever wonder what R&B, Reggae and Neo-Soul would sound together? Well, Juliette’s music is pretty darn close to it. The London native shares moments of her working on her craft and spending time with her love in her latest visual titled,”Grow Like A Seed” off her […]

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