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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
20

ShaqIsDope Releases Two Singles Off Forthcoming Mixtape

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Toronto native, ShaqIsDope, welcomes the new year with the release of two new singles off his highly anticipated mixtape, Black Frames. “Black Frames (Freestyle)” and “The Weapon” finds the emcee spitting about his daily struggles and successes and how he wants to cement his spot in the music industry. With […]

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nwa
Jan
19

Ice Cube To Reunite NWA At Coachella

Written by John Zabala The 2016 Coachella line-up has been considered underwhelming due to the lack of attention-grabbing headliners – there’s no game-changing Kanye West performance, or 2Pac holograms, or the chance of an inappropriate Madonna and Drake make-out session. However, that might all change thanks to a group coming ‘Straight Outta Compton’. While speaking […]

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Jan
19

B.O.B. Releases F.I.R.E. Mixtape

B.o.B. had a strong opening to his mainstream music career. Hit singles and acclaim were all in Bobby Ray’s favor back in 2010. Unfortunately, he hasn’t kept a strong momentum since then (although he did release a few eye opening and bold mixtapes last year). With countless projects and more, some were almost counting out […]

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Jan
18

Donald Glover Returns to TV With ‘Atlanta’

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com Donald Glover, better known as rapper Childish Gambino, will be returning to television this summer in his new show Atlanta. Atlanta will star Glover, who aside from being the star, is the executive producer and a writer for the show. Atlanta will focus on Earnest “Earn” Marks who returns […]

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Jan
18

iTunes Radio Will Become a Part of Apple Music

                                                                                  Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com   With the birth of Apple Music, many […]

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Jan
18

Mute Moment of the Day: “The Waters” by Anderson .Paak feat. BJ the Chicago Kid

Written by Taliah of Taliahvibes.com Today’s Mute Moment of The Day is Anderson .Paak’s “The Waters” featuring BJ the Chicago Kid. Anderson dropped his album Malibu earlier this week, and it is a must listen. From the production to the honest poetry, Malibu is amazing. “The Waters” is one of the standout tracks on the […]

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Jan
18

Kanye West Releases New Song “No More Parties in LA” Featuring Kendrick Lamar

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar have finally teamed up on West’s new track, “No More Parties in LA.” West posted the song early this morning on Twitter. It is expected to be on SWISH, his upcoming album.   Source: Hotnewhiphop.com

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Jan
17

Saba Teams Up w/ His Dad On”GPS”

Written by Taliah Feldi of Taliahvibes.com Saba is back with his latest offering “GPS”. This time around, the Chicago MC teams up with someone who knows him best, his father, Chandlar. It’s good to hear more music from Saba after his recent dope collab, “Angels” with Chance The Rapper.          

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Jan
16

Snow Tha Product Remixes “Here” (Listen)

Written by John Zabala Got damn. That’s about the only way to describe Snow Tha Product’s remix to Alessia Cara’s breakout single, “Here”. Snow flips the hit single from a Pop anthem into a Hip Hop battlefield, as she calls out Hip Hop’s current state of overly sexualized women and lack of lyricism. It’s safe […]

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Jan
14

‘Biggie Stardust’ New Terry Urban Mash-Up (Listen)

Known for his Biggie mash-ups, Terry Urban is back at it, this time mashing up the late David Bowie with a classic Biggie verse. The result is “Biggie Stardust”, a hypnotizing blend of two musical styles that is pure perfection. If you’re not as familiar as you would like to be with Bowie’s music, peep […]

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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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Aug
2

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Caution Tape” by Starling Glow

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from pop/rock band (fronted by Liz Hill) Starling Glow with “Caution Tape.”  The band has been causing a buzz with their pop/rock/edm style, and “Caution Tape” is true to form. Check out the official video for the single below, and purchase the track via iTunes: http://bit.ly/StarlingGlowEP    

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Aug
1

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Nightmares” by Conquer Divide

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from the all-female metal band, Conquer Divide. The band’s new single “Nightmares” is a track packed with heavy guitar layers, sick riffs, high-powered fast drumming, and of course powerful vocals/screams. Check out the official video below, and purchase “Nightmares” and the rest of Conquer Divide’s nee album […]

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Jul
31

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The Way” by Kehlani ft. Chance The Rapper

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to Kehlani and her newest visual for her single with Chance The Rapper called “The Way”. While the black and white dance laced video is quite simple in context, it’s easy to see that they have this undeniable chemistry that just works so well for this song. You can find […]

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Jul
30

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The Greatest” by Raleigh Ritchie

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is being crowned to another actor who is proving that actors can also make some pretty amazing music. Jacob Anderson, who goes by the stage name of Raleigh Ritchie, just sounds completely in his element with “The Greatest,” which is equipped with a pretty funny party laden video. […]

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Jul
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fauxlove” by Phill

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to Virginia native Phill’s latest release, “Fauxlove.” Having taken a rather quiet hiatus, Phill proves the wait for new material to be worth it. “Fauxlove” shows yet more growth and is easily one of his best music videos to date. Phill’s next EP Phillmysoul will be released this fall but until then, you […]

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Jul
28

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Omen” by Disclosure ft. Sam Smith

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from electronic duo, Disclosure, with the help of their good friend, rising R&B/Pop crooner, Sam Smith. Without a doubt, the three took over the charts with their hit “Latch” last year, and now they’re back with “Omen” from Disclosure’s new album, Caracal. Check out the new single […]

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