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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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    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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Jan
12

5 Dope David Bowie Samples

Written by John Zabala This past Sunday, music icon and creative genius David Bowie passed away, and the music world has been in deep mourning ever since. It goes without saying that David Bowie made timeless music, and the world took notice. Throughout the years, many Hip Hop artists sampled the rock legend and used the […]

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12

Pharrell Williams and Missy Elliott Discuss Puff Daddy, ‘WTF’, and More

Written by John Zabala When two music titans speak, you listen. That was the case when Hip Hop creatives Pharrell Williams and Missy Elliott sat down to discuss various topics regarding assembling Missy Elliott’s comeback record, “WTF (Where They From)”, Puff Daddy, and Missy’s state of mind coming back into the game. When discussing Puff […]

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Jan
12

Marc Anthony Uses Entertainment Company To Empower Latino Musicians & Athletes

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com It has only been two days since we rang in the new year, and Marc Anthony is already working hard to take Magnus Media to higher levels. The entertainment company, who currently manages the likes of Gente de Zona and Reggaeton duo Chino & Nacho among others, is planning to […]

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Jan
12

The Walking Dead’s Danai Gurira to Play Afeni Shakur in Tupac Biopic

Actress Danai Gurira, known for her role as Michonne on AMC’s The Walking Dead, will be joining Demetrius Shipp Jr. in the Tupac biopic, All Eyez On Me. Gurira will be playing Afeni Shakur, Tupac’s mother, who was a member of the Black Panthers, and a political activist. Afeni Shakur is also an executive producer […]

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Jan
12

Mack Wilds: ‘Love In The 90z’ (Watch)

Shooting the video on the same block where Spike Lee’s classic film Do The Right Thing was made, Mack Wilds is taking it back to the 90s with this throwback video that finds him chasing after a love interest in Brooklyn, New York, wearing a Jackie Robinson jersey and fresh J’s. Complete with all of […]

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Jan
10

Kanye West Gets Real On ‘Real Friends’

Featuring Ty Dolla $ign, “Real Friends” is a new song by Kanye, featuring production help by Frank Dukes, Havoc of Mobb Deeb, and Boi-1da. “Real Friends” also features a snippet of Yeezy’s Kendrick Lamar collabo, “No More Parties In LA”, produced by Madlib. Here’s to hoping that all of this new G.O.O.D.  music means that Kanye’s highly […]

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Jan
10

The Vinyl Revival: The Sony PS-HX500

Written by Lisa Tejada of Thewonderofivy.wordpress.com Last week at the International Consumer Electronics Show (or CES 2016 for short,) Sony unveiled it’s latest turntable system. Yes, you read that right. At a time where everything is available at the touch of a button in our pockets, Sony has taken it a step back with its […]

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Jan
9

Majid Jordan Releases “King City” and Album Tracklisting

Written by Jessi Lee of Jessileedaily.com Today was a huge day for the Toronto based OVO Sound duo Majid Jordan. After releasing two very successful singles with “Something About You” and the Drake assisted “My Love”, the boys released a third single titled “King City”, along with the cover art and tracklisting for their self-titled debut […]

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Jan
8

Maurice Moore’s “Typhoon”, Ode to Kehlani

Written by Jessi Lee Maurice Moore is an artist I have been following since he was sixteen. While he was obviously younger, Maurice always had the voice and sound of a seasoned artist, but it’s been a journey to see his growth. Easily one of the most talented up-and-comers out of Ottawa, Maurice took to […]

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Jan
8

The Governor’s Ball Music Festival Announces Line Up

Written by Jessi Lee If you are a concert junkie like myself, the announcement of festival line ups is like the release of Black Friday deals for a shopaholic. Today, New York‘s famed Governor’s Ball Music Festival released their extensive and diverse list of performers. While the three day festival does not take place until […]

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Aug
11

Mute Music Moment the Day: “What Are You Waiting For” by Disturbed

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day come from heavy-metal veterans, Disturbed. “What Are You Waiting For” is the newest song from the band’s latest albun, Immortalized. Featuring high-energy drums and guitars, along with frontman, David Draiman’s powerful, unique vocals he is so well-known for make this track a hit. Check out the official lyric video […]

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Aug
10

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fight For Us” by Zephrah Soto

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from upcoming NYC singer-songwriter/producer/engineer, Zephrah Soto.  “Fight For Us,” as the title suggests is a tale of doing whatever one needs to do to salvage their love and relationship. The track was written, produced and mixed entirely by Soto, with piano by Nic Hansen and mastering by Mauricio […]

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Aug
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Mi Sueño” by Nemesis

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Latino rapper, Nemesis. With a beat based around a beautiful piano melody and Nemesis’ flow, this is definitely a track to vibe out to.

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Aug
8

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Strip It Down” by Luke Bryan

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from country-pop singer-songwriter, Luke Bryan. “Strip It Down” is the hot, seductive new song from Bryan’s new fifth studio album, Kill The Lights. Check out the lyric video below, and purchase the new album via Apple Music: https://itun.es/us/yv-S8

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Aug
7

Kiesza Partners With Bad Bunch NYC For Clothing Collection

Written by Ashlee Chanelle Canadian House/Pop sensation, Kiesza is known for her eccentric, 80s and 90s-inspired style, and her uniqueness shines through in both her music and fashion. Now, the singer is bringing a bit of her edge to the fashion world with a new pre-fall mens and women’s collection with clothing company, Bad Bunch NYC. The […]

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Aug
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Sorry” by Meg Myers

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from alt-rock singer-songwriter, Meg Myers. Hailing from the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee with a love of grunge, punk rock, and catchy pop songs, Myers’ style and sound is definitely unique. Check out “Sorry” below, and pre-order Meg Myers’ debut album of the same name via iTunes: https://itun.es/us/uo718

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Aug
6

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “New Era” by Joell Ortiz & Illmind

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from legendary Brooklyn rapper, Joell Ortiz and producer, Illmind. “New Era” is a refreshing taste of hip-hop off of Ortiz and Illmind’s new project, Human. Check out the track below, and in honor of #ThrowbackThursday, after you listen to “New Era,” check out MUTE Mag’s exclusive interview […]

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Aug
5

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Dangerous” by Prince Royce ft. Kid Ink

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Latin-pop singer-songwriter, Prince Royce, with the help of Kid Ink. Best known for his bachata hits, Royce changes things up a bit with “Dangerous” and shows us a bit more of his r&b/hip-hop flavor. Check out the track below, and purchase Prince Royce’s new album Double […]

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Aug
4

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Why Me” by Jess Glynne

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from the rising talent that is Jess Glynne. Best known for her feature on Clean Bandit’s “Rather Be,” Jess is showing us just what she can do in her own right. Glynne keeps things simple in her “Why Me,” letting her powerhouse vocals and lyrical ability do […]

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Aug
3

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Cherish” by Blaq Tuxedo

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from up and coming R&B duo, Blaq Tuxedo, with their new song “Cherish.” The Grammy nominated songwriters and brothers have written songs for the likes of Chris Brown, Ciara, Meek Mill, and more. Now, they’re stepping into the spotlight to show us what they can do on […]

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