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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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Feb
21

Disclosure feat. The Weeknd: “Nocturnal” (Remix)

  Disclosure is dope by themselves, so you can only imagine what happens when The Weeknd is thrown in the mix. Check out the remix, referred to as the “V.I.P.” remix, for “Nocturnal” below.              

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Feb
18

Rotimi Soothes The Soul With “Beautiful”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Rotimi is a name I have been hearing for years. Back when he was acting on Boss, I used to creep the music he put out in hopes that he would start singing a little more often. Luckily, since working on Power, Rotimi has been rolling out the music. […]

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Feb
17

Dee-1 Pays ‘Sallie Mae Back’

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Dee-1 is one of those emcees that is so underrated in my opinion. He makes highly relatable songs while still killing it with his lyricism. If you’re a college student slammed with debt, then this song is definitely something you can vibe with. Dee-1 keeps it real with “Sallie […]

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Feb
17

ShaqIsDope Leaks New Single ‘Still Open’

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com While we await the release of his new project, Black Frames, ShaqIsDope decided to leak a new single called “Still Open”. The track features a soothing instrumental from FrancisGotHeat and finds the Toronto artist channeling his own inner R&B star, singing and rapping about an ex-girlfriend that he wishes he […]

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Feb
13

Z3ro The Comet Drops “You…” Just In Time for Valentine’s Day

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com While the silence was brief, Z3ro The Comet is one artist who proves that his silence just means he is working. Following the successful release of his single “Campbell’s”, his new track “You…” is exactly what is needed for Valentine’s Day. This silky, smooth song makes it clear that […]

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Feb
11

Adrian Daniel Shines on ‘Devoted’

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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Feb
11

Lana Del Rey Reveals Mini Film for ‘Freak’

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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Feb
10

D∆WN Is ‘Not Above That’

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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Feb
10

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

  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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Feb
9

Denzel Curry Takes ‘Net By Storm With “ULT”

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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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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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…    

roni
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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