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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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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
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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Aug
25

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “mizu” by Sophia Black

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from 20 year-old pop artist, Sophia Black. With creative blend of pop, r&b, she definitely has what it takes to hang with the likes of today’s rising artists (the The Weeknd, Jhené Aiko, Janine + The Mixtape, Banks). Check out Sophia Black’s song “mizu” below, and purchase […]

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Aug
24

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “R.I.P. 2 My Youth” by The Neighbourhood

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from alternative/indie band, The Neighbourhood. Known for the hit singles “Sweater Weather” and “#Icanteven” featuring French Montana, the band is now back with a new single, “R.I.P. 2 My Youth,” and it doesn’t disappoint. Check out the the track below, stay tuned for the official video, and […]

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Aug
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Thunder” by Leona Lewis

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from British powerhouse singer-songwriter, Leona Lewis. “Thunder” is Lewis’ latest single from her upcoming fifth studio album, I Am. Check out the offical video for “Thunder” below, and pre-order I Am on iTunes: http://po.st/k32jnD

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Aug
22

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Freedom” by Pharrell Williams

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from none other than one of today’s most-sought after producers/songwriters/artists, Pharrell Williams. Similar to “Happy”, “Freedom” is Williams’ latest single with a positive, upbeat message. Check out the official video below, and stream/purchase the track on Apple Music: http://smarturl.it/PWFreedo

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Aug
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Chandelier (Cover)” by Emily West

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from country-pop singer, Emily West. We all remember how riveting Sia’s original version of “Chandelier” was, and Emily cover is definitely one for the books! Her voice is a force to be reckoned with! Check out the official video for “Chandelier” below, and purchase Emily West’s lastest album […]

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Aug
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Saving My Life” by Gorgon City ft. ROMANS

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from English garage duo, Gorgon City. With the help of singer-songwriter, ROMANS, “Saving My Life” packs soulful vocals as well as big production. It’s definitely a dance song to add to you end-of-summer playlist! Check out the official video for “Saving My Life” below and purchase the […]

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Aug
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Sorry To Interrupt” by Jessie J, Jhene Aiko & Rixton

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from pop/r&b powerhouse artists Jessie J., Jhene Aiko, and Rixton. All amazing artists in their own right, the singers came together for a collab on the DJ Mustard-produced track, “Sorry To Interrupt.” The track is definitely a banger for the summer and came about thanks to the […]

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Aug
18

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Role Models” by Gator

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Gator with “Role Models.” Produced by Villain-Notsha, “Role Models” is the second single from Gator’s London EP and tells the tale of life on the grind. Check out the track below!  

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Aug
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Selfish” by David Correy

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from “urban-rock/r&b/pop singer-songwriter, David Correy. “Selfish” is Correy’s latest single featuring his ever so smooth, yet powerful vocals and lyrics telling a tale of selfish love. Check out the hot new track below and purchase it on iTunes: https://itun.es/us/SvFn9

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Aug
16

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Ocean Drive” by Duke Dumont

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from DJ/House producer, Duke Dumont with “Ocean Drive.” Dumont delivers once again with this chill single, perfect for the end of summer. With the catchy melody, vocals, and 80s/90s-inspired synths, you’re sure to love this one. Check out “Ocean Drive” below, and purchase the song on iTunes: […]

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