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    Denzel Curry Takes ‘Net By Storm With “ULT”

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Denzel Curry is continuing his reign over the internet by releasing his visual treatment for his newest single “ULT”. Teaming up with David Wept and FXRBES, the video is simple in nature with its black and white format, highlighting Denzel and his crew as he journeys through the streets of South Florida […]

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    Majid Jordan Debuts Video for “King City”

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com After releasing their debut self-titled album, Majid Jordan is back with an all new video for their latest single, “King City”. The visual finds Majid Jordan in the midst of a party, and yet the somber and longing mood is the perfect accompaniment to the song. “King City” is […]

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    Puma Pays Homage To Tommie Smith

    Sunday, February 7, 2016

    Written by Stephanie Maria-Rios Tommie Smith marked history during the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. Yes, he did win the gold for the 200 meter dash event – in under twenty seconds at that – but he is remembered for so much more. Tommie Smith took a stand. During the national anthem, without warning, […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘America’ by Soleil Laurent

    Friday, February 5, 2016

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Soleil Laurent featuring her latest song, “America”. Soleil is currently in the process of working on her forthcoming EP. Keep in touch with Soleil at: www.soleillaurent.com

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    ‘Fresh Water For Flint’ by Jon Connor feat. Keke Palmer

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com One of the most underrated emcees coming up in the industry, Jon Connor teams up with the talented Keke Palmer on “Water For Flint” to create a highly powerful anthem that puts a spotlight on issues in Flint, Michigan, including the absolutely horrible water crisis which is claiming lives […]

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    RIAA Announces New Album Award Methodology

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com With music readily available on our favorite platforms, like YouTube and Apple Music, album sales are sure to be on a decline. I mean when was the last time you bought an album? I’ll wait… The Recording Industry Association of America, also known as the RIAA, has taken notice […]

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    Dillon Cooper Blesses Hip Hop With ‘D.ILL.ON1’

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com The Hip Hop world was a little less bright during Dillon Cooper’s silence. This Brooklynite has been one of my favorite emcees since I stumbled across him years ago when I first started blogging. He has definitely grown since I found him, and “D.ILL.ON1” is proof of that. Equipped […]

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    Rockie Fresh Releases Visual for “Down To Roll”

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Although Rockie Fresh has been a little under the radar, 2016 turned a new leaf for the emcee. After releasing a new project, Rockie is back on his game with a visual release for his new single “Down To Roll”. As expected, the track has a little spacey vibe […]

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    Phill Releases New Single “Viiibe”

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Phill is one person who I keep an eye out for, standing by and watching as he evolves and finds his sound. It’s hard finding an artist where every new release is better than the last, but Phill fits that spot for me. After a bit of silence, Phill’s […]

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    Tory Lanez Builds His Own Lane With ‘LA Confidential’

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Mostly known for his single “Say It”, Tory Lanez hit the net with a new single and it’s definitely not something I expected out of him. While he already demolishes stereotypes most would put on him based on appearances, “LA Confidential” is unexpectedly more rock driven with the guitar […]

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Jun
22

Taylor Swift Sparks Change In Apple’s Music Royalties Policy

  Written by Ashlee Chanelle “Bad Blood” singer, Taylor Swift is one of the most powerful artists in the industry today. It’s no surprise that when the 25 year-old pop star talks, people listen – big corporations included. Swift took to her Tumblr page to express her thoughts on Apple’s royalties policy: “To Apple, Love […]

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Jun
20

Big Sean Releases “One Man Can Change The World” Video & Summer Tour Dates

Gearing up for his 2015 summer tour with J. Cole and Jeremih, Big Sean built up the hype with the release of his new video, “One Man Can Change The World” featuring Kanye West and John Legend. The video pays tribute to his late grandmother Mildred V. Leonard – the woman Sean credits as teaching […]

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Jun
19

Travel Back Into Time With Spotify’s ‘Taste Rewind’

Spotify has taken discovering music to a new level with the launch of Taste Rewind. Now, the popular streaming service is making it easier for listeners to discover music they would have listened to decades ago based on their current musical tastes. Go back to the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and discover something you’ve never […]

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Jun
16

‘Surf’: Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment (Chance The Rapper)

Written by Mateo Toro The music just makes you feel good. That is the sentiment on Chance The Rapper’s latest project, Surf. Although the album was released for free on iTunes – which is unheard of – this is not a follow up to Chance’s breakout project, Acid Rap, nor is it intended to be. Donnie Trumpet and […]

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Jun
15

5 Free Fashion Events in NYC

Written by Stephanie M. Rios Fashion lovers – If you have yet to attend a fashion event you are committing a serious crime. As fashion enthusiasts we must support others who share our passion and experience all of the wonders the fashion world has to offer us. I at one time thought hat these types […]

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Jun
15

Miley Cyrus and Instagram Join Forces To Launch #InstaPride

Written by Ashlee Chanelle In an effort to help share transgender stories, Miley Cyrus has teamed up with Instagram to launch #InstaPride. Presented by Miley’s Happy Hippie Foundation, #InstaPride officially launched today (6/15), and “will share stories of transgender and gender expansive people from around the country over the next 2 weeks.” For more on Miley’s […]

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Jun
15

Janet Jackson “Unbreakable” Tour Dates

After a seven-year break, Janet Jackson and her team revealed the artwork and North American tour dates for her new “Unbreakable” Tour set to start on August 31st in Vancouver. Check out the full list of dates below: Aug. 31 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena Sep. 2 Calgary, AB Scotiaba Saddledome Sep. 4 Edmonton, AB Rexall […]

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Jun
9

AFROPUNK 2015 NYC Festival Lineup

The legendary, world-famous AFROPUNK festival is taking place at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park pm August 22nd and 23rd this year. This year’s flagship festival (Paris was home to the fest last year) features a hefty lineup with the legends like Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones as well as Kelis, Danny Brown, Thundercat, Gold Link, and more. […]

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Jun
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Let’s Do Something (Starring Amanda Hackey)” by FUTURISTIC

Known jokester and very talented emcee, FUTURISTIC, dropped another new visual off of his new album The Rise. Let’s Do Something” features the internet famous dancing superstar Amanda Hackey and follows the duo around the city as they get into so me trouble. You can purchase FUTURISTIC’s s album here on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/album/id98162427

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Jun
5

Ed Sheeran & The Roots Cover ‘Trap Queen’ by Fetty Wap

Filmed backstage at The Tonight Show with the legendary Roots crew in tow, singer and Hip Hop head, Ed Sheeran recently covered Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen”, and the outcome was pretty cool. Whether you love or hate Fetty’s anthem of a song, Sheeran’s version is definitely worth a listen, (if for nothing else then to […]

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Jan
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “El Rey” by Bodega Bamz

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Bodega Bamz. “El Rey” was produced by V’Don, and the video was directed by Alex Ghassan. Enjoy!

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Jan
28

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Tenement Yard (News Carryin’ Dread) by Inner Circle ft. Chronixx & Jacob Miller

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Inner Circle featuring Chronixx and Jacob Miller. Visit http://bit.ly/1I4wVsi to purchase this dope track on iTunes.

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Jan
27

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Stargazing” by Jane Jupiter X Chapman

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Jane Jupiter (formerly known as Kid Sister) featuring Chapman. “Stargazing” is featured on Jane Jupiter’s latest EP. Check out the cool black and white video below and let us know what you think of it in the comments section.

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Jan
26

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Motions” by Naomi Scott

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Naomi Scott. “Motions” is featured on Naomi’s debut EP, Invisible Division.

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Jan
25

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Hope” by Natasha Bedingfield

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Natasha Bedingfield. On “Hope” Natasha does what she does best, inspires us with her heartfelt songs about life. Check out the video below and enjoy!  

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Jan
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Call My Name” by Avery Sunshine

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Avery Sunshine. “Call My Name” is a smooth R&B track strictly for the grown folks (and those young folks who love classic R&B). Enjoy!

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Jan
15

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fear” by Customary

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Customary. “Fear” is a dope and honest track about fear and the ways to overcome it by using faith. Enjoy!

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Jan
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Glory” by Common feat. John Legend

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Common and John Legend, and is featured on the soundtrack to the movie Selma. A #MuteSalute goes out to Common and John Legend for being awarded a Golden Globe for this song in the “Best Original Song” category!

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Jan
13

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Colours” by Margo Rey

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Margo Rey. “Colours” is a great ballad about self empowerment and the greatness that lies within each and every one of us. Enjoy #Muteheads!

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Jan
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Sliding Thru” by Manz feat. $wavy & King Ces

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “Sliding Thru” brought to you by Manz ft $wavy and King Ces, whom are all from Reading, Pa. It has a laid back sound to it with a electrifying sample.  Check it out below!

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