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    Adrian Daniel Shines on ‘Devoted’

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com In my opinion, Adrian Daniel is one artist that is so slept on. I have been following his journey since I first started blogging and he consistently only gets better with each release. “Devoted” is no exception. With his lyrics and flawless vocals, Adrian continues to prove that he […]

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    Lana Del Rey Reveals Mini Film for ‘Freak’

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com When Lana Del Rey releases anything new you can pretty much expect it to be art. Lana is one of those artists that doesn’t over-saturate the music realm (even though many would wish she would release more material), and she’s very particular with what she releases. She takes her […]

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    D∆WN Is ‘Not Above That’

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com A visionary trailblazer in her own right, known from being signed to Bad Boy Records, D∆WN is one of those artists that is almost a hidden gem in a sense that she creates amazing solo music, but just hasn’t found that one song to launch her into stardom. Yet, it’s […]

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    Rihanna Embraces Many Genres on ‘Anti’ (Album Review)

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016

      I’ve never been a fan of album reviews, personally. Why? Because just like every human on this marble-looking planet, we have opinions. Opinions that can be altered by the words of another human. It’s wild how we interpret opinions and begin to absorb it as our own. With that in mind, I’ve also noticed […]

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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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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
27

New Rihanna & Drake: ‘Work’ (Listen)

Rihanna and Drake have teamed up once again for the highly anticipated “Work”, the first single off of her new album, Anti. With a island vibe and rap/singing from Drake, “Work” is sure to get a lot of people on the dance floor in the new year. Although this effort isn’t as dope as “What’s […]

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Jan
25

Apple Update Will Benefit Musicians

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com For those of you familiar with iOS products, you are no stranger to voice memos, the app that allows you to record sound to play back at a later time. Most people don’t think twice about this app, and just shove it in a miscellaneous folder. However, musicians have […]

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Jan
25

The Game Changer: Arq Aero RhythmTrak

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com It’s rare to go to a party or event these days and not see the DJ using a laptop to play music. Although some do not consider this to be “real djing,” it is now a norm that has taken over the party scene. However, this may change thanks […]

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Jan
24

Christian Band Boundaries Release ‘Compromise’

Boundaries is a Christian Pop/Rock band from West Lawn, PA, who recently released their first single off of their upcoming EP, available this summer. The band consists of high school students Stephen Awurumibe (bassist), drummer Jablaze Roman, and lead vocalist/lead guitarist Watson Maack. All three members contributed to writing “Compromise”, a song that they say […]

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Jan
21

Spike Lee To Reveal Never Before Seen Michael Jackson Footage In New Documentary

Written by John Zabala Spike Lee has had an up and down year. The downside is that he made the controversial Chiraq film that didn’t sit well with many Chicagoans. However, the upside (and we mean UPPPPside), is that he created a documentary about Michael Jackson’s transition from Motown Records (with the Jackson 5) to […]

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Jan
21

Creative Gold Breaks Hiatus With “John F. Hennessy”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Brooklyn is back on the map with another single release. After a brief hiatus, Creative Gold finally stepped behind the mic once more to release the somewhat mellow and introspective single, “John F. Hennessy”. There’s no word as to where this single will be placed yet, but knowing Creative, […]

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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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Oct
27

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Get Away’ by The Internet

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from The Internet. “Get Away” is featured on The Internet’s latest album Ego Death. You can purchase the album here: http://smarturl.it/EGODEATH

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Oct
25

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Used To Love You’ by Gwen Stefani

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Gwen Stefani. Purchase ‘Used To Love You’ on iTunes here:  http://smartURL.it/UTLY

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Oct
24

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Matrix’ by Olivia Gilmore

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Soul and R&B crooner and friend of Mute, Olivia Gilmore. Purchase ‘Matrix’ on iTunes at: http://itunes.apple.com/album/id10466…    

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Oct
22

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Sideline Glory’ by Roni Marsali feat Smiles

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Roni Marsalis featuring Smiles. ‘Sideline Glory’ is a dope and introspective track inspired by J. Cole’s ‘Sideline Story’. Check it out below!

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Sep
22

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Damn Girl’ by Heems

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Heems, with his track “Damn Girl”. Check it out below!

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Sep
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Smooth Sailin’ by Leon Bridges

Today’s soul filled Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Texas native Leon Bridges. ‘Smooth Sailin’ is featured on Bridge’s album, Coming Home available now. Order your copy on iTunes here: http://smarturl.it/ComingHomeiT

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Sep
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Wish I Never’ by Joelle

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Joelle. You can download “Wish I Never” here:  http://www.smarturl.it/JOELLEWISHINEVER  

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Sep
16

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Mystery” by Boxed In

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from the band, Boxed In. “Mystery” is featured on Boxed In’s debut album, available here: iTunes: http://flyt.it/boxedin1

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Sep
2

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Right Enough” by Trevor Jackson

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from 19 year-old, up and coming entertainer, Trevor Jackson. “Right Enough,” off of Jackson’s new album In My Feelings is a song about his struggles, dealings with fake friends, and ultimately what led him to where he is today. The track is a song of empowerment and just […]

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