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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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Mar
16

JMSN Hits the ‘Net With New Video For “Cruel Intentions/Good Ol’ Case of the Blues”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com If you are like me, you have been waiting for new JMSN material with as much baited breath as you have been waiting for Frank Ocean. Thankfully, he finally stepped out of his momentary silence and not only released a new single and a new list of tour dates, […]

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Biggie
Mar
10

5 Unforgettable Biggie Collabos

Written by John Zabala I remember the first time I had the mastery that was the Notorious B.I.G.’s flow on, what is my personal favorite song of all time, “Juicy”. I knew I was hearing a legendary rap artist before I even really knew what rapping was. His pronunciation, delivery, and smoothness was iconic, and […]

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frank ocean
Mar
7

‘Boys Don’t Cry’…Hopefully (Waiting For Frank Ocean)

Written by John Zabala I remember the first time I heard Frank Ocean’s debut album, Channel Orange. I was sitting on my dad’s computer that technically was only supposed to be used to record his now-defunct local television show. However, with all the hype surrounding Ocean, his Thank You letter, and premature reviews calling his […]

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famous
Mar
6

Rick Ross Remixes “Famous” From Kanye’s TLOP

  Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.com The Life of Pablo is not officially out yet, but the remixes are already rolling out. One of the first notable remixes is by Rick Ross. Although it seems this snippet might be unfinished (following the theme of the album), it definitely sounds like a hit.         […]

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hamilton
Mar
3

“Hamilton” Play Releasing a Mixtape

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com If you were wondering who the guys in the “old-timey” costumes were a few weeks back at the Grammy’s, wonder no further. That spectacular (and Grammy winning) ensemble was the cast of Hamilton, the first Broadway Hip-Hop/Rap musical about Alexander Hamilton’s life. The creator behind this, Lin-Manual Miranda, is no […]

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Feb
24

The Weeknd and Lauryn Hill Perform “In The Night”

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com Although The Weeknd and Lauryn Hill were rumored to perform together at the Grammy’s, they never took the stage on Monday. However, the pair did team up later in the week on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to sing The Weeknd’s “In the Night.” Here’s to hoping this is […]

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Feb
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Put It Down” by TOKiMONSTA (feat. Anderson .Paak & KRNE)

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to an insane collaboration between TOKiMONSTA, Anderson .Paak, and KRNE. “Put It Down” was graced with the visual treatment, finding Anderson .Paak in a very dark and twisted realm. However, with the sinister break down, the visuals almost seem to make […]

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Feb
23

Lisa Mercedez Teams Up With Stefflon-Don for “Kitty Kat”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com As I have established before, I can be quite the sucker for UK music and this newest video is no exception. Lisa Mercedez and Stefflon-Don team up for a very grimey Dancehall laiden single with “Kitty Kat”. Let’s just say they’re not talking about the pet. For some reason, I […]

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Feb
23

Raury Performs Stripped Down Version of “L$D”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Raury is one name that I have become familiar with after watching him make vegan blueberry muffins with Waka Flocka Flame (it’s totally a real thing). However, I don’t really know anything about his music. Still, considering “L$D” by A$AP Rocky is a favorite song of mine, I had […]

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Feb
23

Andra Day Flips Kendrick Lamar’s “No Makeup”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Andra Day is known for her soulful vocals, and after performing at the Grammys, the songstress is back with a superb rendition of Kendrick Lamar‘s “No Makeup”. Now, this song isn’t at all new with it’s original release about five years ago, but Andra takes the already deep track […]

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Jan
18

Mute Moment of the Day: “The Waters” by Anderson .Paak feat. BJ the Chicago Kid

Written by Taliah of Taliahvibes.com Today’s Mute Moment of The Day is Anderson .Paak’s “The Waters” featuring BJ the Chicago Kid. Anderson dropped his album Malibu earlier this week, and it is a must listen. From the production to the honest poetry, Malibu is amazing. “The Waters” is one of the standout tracks on the […]

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Jan
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Eureka” by DNick

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by DNick from NBDMG. In “Eureka,” the Georgia native speaks his mind on being young, and black, while trying to make it. Check out the video below.  

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Jan
12

Mute Music Moment of The Day: “Runnin'” by Ferow

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day belongs to the beautiful songstress Ferow and her newest single “Runnin’”, which recently got its visual treatment. Usually it’s men singing about running away from love and not needing it; it’s quite interesting to hear the same sentiment from the female perspective. Check it out and let us […]

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Jan
11

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “All The Ways” by Wet

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by Wet. “All The Ways” is another taste of the trio’s highly anticipated debut album Don’t You, set for release on January 29th.

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Jan
10

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Hours” by Denai Moore

Today’s Mute Moment Of The Day is brought to you by Denai Moore. The London singer covers FKA twig’s “Hours” with her gentle, but always moving vocals.

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Jan
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ by Panic! At The Disco

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Panic! At The Disco (remember their “Bohemian Rhapsody” cover last year). “Emperor’s New Clothes” is featured on the band’s upcoming album, Death Of A Bachelor, available in stores January 15th.

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Dec
31

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “BouncyBob” by Martin Garrix

Dance music prodigy Martin Garrix released a new record as a gift to his fans in the form of Bouncybob, a funky dance record featuring Justin Mylo and Mesto. Check out his new record in the video below. Here’s to hoping that Martin Garrix and Spinnin’ Records can get their dispute settled soon!

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Dec
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Unique’ by Goldlink ft Anderson .Paak

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is “Unique” by Goldlink ft Anderson .Paak.  The DMV native brings an incredible house aura to his sound thanks to the futuristic production from Louie Lastic.  With a simple, yet groovy hook, Anderson .Paak delivers with his eclectic approach to songwriting.  Check out the song below and let us […]

diplo
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!

Oh Wonder
Dec
10

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Without You” by Oh Wonder

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Oh Wonder. “Without You” was written and produced by Oh Wonder and is featured on the duo’s debut album available on iTunes.

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