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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
14

Spotify and Genius Join Forces for “Fact Tracks”

Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com If you’re like me, you love singing along to your favorite songs at the top of your lungs. If you’re also like me, you barely remember the lyrics. Well, now is the time to rejoice. The music streaming force that is Spotify has teamed up with Genius (you might […]

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Jan
14

2016 Sasquatch! Lineup Announced

It’s shaping up to be a great Memorial Day weekend (May 27-30) for music lovers as the 2016 Sasquatch! Lineup has been announced. This year’s major acts include A$AP Rocky, Disclosure, Leon Bridges, Jamie xx, and more. And if you look closely, you’ll see legendary Hip Hop group Digable Planets are a part of the […]

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Jan
13

Lecrae’s “Higher Learning Tour” Coming To Reading, PA

The Santander Performing Arts Center in Reading, PA announced that Grammy Award-winning Christian rapper Lecrae, will be performing there on March 13th. The Higher Learning Tour also features special guest, DJ Promote. This is Lacrae’s second visit to Reading, as he performed at the Winter Jam Tour Spectacular in January 2012. Tickets will go on sale Friday, […]

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Jan
13

The Game Releases New Single and Collector’s Edition of ‘The Documentary 2’

Written by Jessi Lee by jessileedaily.com After dropping a dual album with The Documentary 2 and The Documentary 2.5, people didn’t expect to hear anything new from The Game. Although he just recently started his tour, he announced the release of a collector’s edition of his albums being released on January 22nd. The collector’s set […]

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Jan
13

DJ Mustard and Travis Scott Surprise Fans With “Whole Lotta Lovin”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com When you hear about DJ Mustard and Travis Scott coming together, you might expect something catchy and maybe a little trappy. But you’d never guess for it to be kind of techno/house in nature. Crazy, right? However, “Whole Lotta Lovin” proves to be a very interesting collaboration that makes […]

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Jan
12

Flatbush Zombies Flip Biggie For “Glorious Thugs”

Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com One of the staples of the Brooklyn based Beast Coast movement, Flatbush Zombies, recently dropped a new single titled “Glorious Thugs”. The kicker? They totally (and successfully) flipped a classic joint from Big’s Life After Death EP featuring Bone Thugs N’ Harmony. The group also released the fact that their […]

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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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Jan
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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Jul
27

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Powerful” by Major Lazer ft. Ellie Goulding & Tarrus Riley

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from the ever-popular, electronic/dancehall group, Major Lazer. With the help of singers Ellie Goulding and Tarrus Riley, “Powerful” boasts a sweet and catchy vocal melody along with the group’s signature electronic sound. Check out the official video for “Poweful” below, and purchase Major Lazer’s latest album, Peace […]

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Jul
26

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Loving Like This” by Sabella

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from 19 year-old singer-songwriter, Sabella with her debut single “Loving Like This.” Check out the hot track below, and for more on Sabella visit her official Facebook page: https://m.facebook.com/sabellamusicofficial

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Jul
24

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fire N Gold” by Bea Miller

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by 16 year-old singer-songwriter/actress, Bea Miller. The pop-rock artist, known for coming in ninth place of season two of the hit show, The X Factor, is taking the industry by storm with her new album Not An Apology. Check out her song “Fire N […]

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Jul
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Leave A Trace” by CHVRCHES

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from electropop band, CHVRCHES (pronounced “churches). “Leave A Trace” is the band’s latest track and first single off of their upcoming album Every Open Eye. Check out “Leave A Trace” below and download the song via iTunes: http://po.st/EOEiT

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Jul
22

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Baltimore” by Prince ft. Eryn Allen Kane

Today’s Mute Music Moment of thr Day comes from none other than the musical legend that is Prince. With the help of Eryn Allen Kane, the musician pays tribute to the city of Baltimore with his song and video featuring footage of the recent protests and outcry for peace and justice following the death of […]

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Jul
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Blue” by Marina And The Diamonds

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from critically-acclaimed electropop artist, Marina And The Diamonds. “Blue” is the fourth single from the Welsh singer’s latest album, Froot. The song, in true Marina fashion, is a synthpop dream and features a cool video shot by photographer Charlotte Rutherford at “Dreamland” Pleasure Park. Check it out […]

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Jul
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Dance Like We’re Making Love” by Ciara

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from R&B singer-songwriter and all-around entertainer, Ciara. “Dance Like We’re Making Love” is the second single off Ciara’s critically-acclaimed album Jackie. Check out the song along with the hot video below. You can also purchase Jackie via iTunes: http://smarturl.it/CiaraJackie

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Jul
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Shame” by Tyrese

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from actor and R&B veteran, Tyrese. “Shame”, which features background vocals from powerhourse vocalist, Jennifer Hudson, is the second single off of Tyrese’s new album, Black Rose. Check out the video below!

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Jul
18

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “All Around The World” by Rejjie Snow

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from upcoming Irish rapper, Rejjie Snow. After supporting acts such as Kendric Lamar and Ghostface Killah, Snow is now making a name for himself and rising to the top. Check out the official video for his track “All Around The World” below, and download the song here: […]

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Jul
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “But You Don’t Love A Ghost” by Emarosa

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to the very talented post-hardcore band Emarosa and their latest single. “But You Don’t Love A Ghost” off of their album Versus. You can purchase Versus on iTunes here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/versus/id904818486

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