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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
9

Majid Jordan Debuts Video for “King City”

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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Feb
7

Puma Pays Homage To Tommie Smith

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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Feb
4

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

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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Feb
4

RIAA Announces New Album Award Methodology

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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Feb
4

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

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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Feb
4

Rockie Fresh Releases Visual for “Down To Roll”

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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Feb
2

Phill Releases New Single “Viiibe”

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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Feb
2

Tory Lanez Builds His Own Lane With ‘LA Confidential’

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
2

OVO Radio Surprises Listeners With New Roy Woods

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com The OVO Camp has been proving to be a powerhouse of talent that is soon to be unleashed upon the world. With Majid Jordan coming out with a promising debut album, OVO has slowly been welcoming their new name Roy Woods to the world. During their latest OVO Radio […]

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Feb
2

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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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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Sep
1

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Scars” by James Bay

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from English indie-rock singer/songwriter, James Bay. After releasing his hit single, “Hold Back The River” and being receiving the 2015 Brit Awards’ “Critics Choice” award, Bay is doing quite well. Check out his new single and video “Scars” below, and purchase Bay’s debut album Chaos And The […]

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Aug
31

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Revolution” by Elias

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from pop artist, Elias. “Revolution” is a powerful ballad that showcases Elias’ unique vocal and songwriting abilities. Check out the official lyric video below, and stream the song on Apple Music:

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Aug
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “What Do You Mean?” by Justin Bieber

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from pop music’s very own, Justin Bieber. Bieber has shown quite some growth as an artist and within his sound in the last few years. It has shown most recently with Jack Ü’s hit “Where Are Ü Now,” and on Bieber’d new song, “What Do You Mean?” […]

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Aug
28

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Hotline Bling” by Drake

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Toronto’s pride and joy, rapper/singer, Drake. “Hotline Bling” is Drake’s latest track and gaining more and more radio play. The song is a tale of an old flame that has changed. She’s going out more, changing the way she dresses, and seems to be a completely […]

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Aug
27

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Running Through The !6! With My Soul” by Slaves

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Artery Recordings-signed band, Slaves. Check out the official video for the high-energy, Drake-referenced track below, and purchase the band’s album Routine Breathing on iTunes: http://t.co/58ITaVzjKm

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Aug
26

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Light (ft. Little Dragon)” by ODESZA

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from electronic music duo, ODESZA, with the help of Swedish electronic band, Little Dragon. “Light” is a cool single to chill out to and one to definitely add to your end-of-summer/fall playlist. Check out the official video for “Light” below, and pre-order ODESZA’s new album, In Return […]

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