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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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Feb
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Lion Babe Unleashes “Where Do We Go” Video

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com The dynamic duo Lion Babe is gearing up for the release of their debut album, Begin coming later this month. With that in mind, they came together in New York’s Chinatown and filmed a fun music video for their very catchy single, “Where Do We Go”. While Jillian and […]

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Jan
28

J Cole Releases ‘Forest Hills Drive’ Live Album!

Written by John Zabala J Cole has been on a tear since the release of his 2014 album, Forest Hills Drive, an album known for its tales of adolescence and home sickness. From a tour, to a documentary, and a mixtape with his label mates over at Dreamville Records, J Cole has been doing just about […]

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Jan
28

Stefflon-don and Ms Banks Bring ‘Style’ To UK Hip Hop

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Admittedly, I am a sucker for UK music. I have been for years so whenever I see someone sharing an artist out of the UK, I go and check them out. That is how I found Stefflon-don and Ms Banks, two insanely lethal femcees that have enough power to […]

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Jan
28

Denzel Curry Is Back With New Banger ‘Flying Nimbus’

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Do not sleep on South Florida. Point blank. We have a habit of turning to places like New York and California for new music and end up bypassing major pinpoints of talent that are taking route, South Florida included. With names like Pouya, Robb Banks, and Denzel Curry gathering […]

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Jan
28

Stalley Releases New Mixtape, ‘Saving Yusuf’

Stalley is looking to make 2016 a great year for himself as he releases a new mixtape, Saving Yusuf. The soulful project features the likes of Big K.R.I.T., STS, Ray Cash, Chuck Inglish, and more. Download the mixtape here.  

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Jan
28

Jay Electronica Makes Music & Art Collide In New Video

Written by John Zabala Jay Electronica just released a new video, directed by Jason Goldwatch, for Toyota Avalon, in which he raps (though, in true Electronica style, you don’t hear what he’s saying) over a dope Hip Hop instrumental. During the video, an artist is inserting paint into speakers and the bass from the speakers […]

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Jan
28

Earl Sweatshirt Drops Three New Songs Overnight

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com Earl Sweatshirt, formerly of Odd Future, was busy last night, releasing three new songs. The tracks “SKRT SKRT”, “Bary”, and “WIND IN MY SAILS” were released on his Soundcloud. Two are instrumentals and one is an actual song with lyrics.     Source: Pitchfork.com Image: Instagram

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Jan
28

5 Beauty Trends To Look Out For In 2016

Written by Stephanie Marie-Rios 1. ‘Bluetiful’ Eyes Shades of blues on the eyes seem to be all the rave this year; It is a look that has been used by several fashion designers like Marc Jacobs and Diane Von Furstenberg. Either full-on, or a just a hint here and there will do the trick!   […]

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Jan
27

Kanye West Changes Album Title…Again

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com Kanye West has decided to change his album title name again. As he tweeted, “the album formally known as SWISH,” will now be named WAVES. Before this, the album was previously named, So Help Me God.  West also tweeted the track list, which has been tagged by the likes of […]

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Jan
27

Drake To Release Black OVO X Air Jordan 10

Written by Stephanie Maria-Rios When Drake released the white OVO x Air Jordan 10 it was a major success. The sneaker resold for almost twice their original value, so who could blame Drizzy for doing it again. This time, Drake will be releasing an all black version of the popular sneaker that maintains the same […]

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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 […]

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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
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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Nov
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Basketball & Seinfeld’ by Your Old Droog

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “Basketball & Seinfeld” by Your Old Droog.  On “Basketball & Seinfeld” Droog pays homage to the show with a groovy instrumental reminiscent of the bass of the Seinfeld theme song, while rapping about his innocent, younger days playing basketball and watching Seinfeld in the 90s. Check it out […]

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Nov
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘My Complex Thoughts’ by D. Will

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “My Complex Thoughts” by D. Will, from Reading, Pa. On “My Complex Thoughts” D. Will expresses some of his everyday thoughts over a minimal piano driven beat.  Check it out and let us know what you think on twitter @mutemag.

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Nov
16

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Only You’ by Ishdarr

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is “Only You” by Ishdarr.  It is one of the standout tracks off the Old Soul Young Spirit mixtape he dropped earlier this year.  The song has an electric instrumental with a beautiful sample, that allows Ishdarr to bring his vivid lyricism to the forefront.  Stream the song below and let us […]

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Nov
2

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Magnets’ by Disclosure

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Disclosure featuring Lorde. “Magnets” is featured on Disclosure’s newest album, Caracal.

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Oct
27

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Burning House’ by Cam

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Cam. “Burning House” is available on Cam’s debut EP Welcome to Cam Country! You can buy the album on Apple Music here: http://smarturl.it/welcometocamcountry  

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