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    Adrian Daniel Shines on ‘Devoted’

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com In my opinion, Adrian Daniel is one artist that is so slept on. I have been following his journey since I first started blogging and he consistently only gets better with each release. “Devoted” is no exception. With his lyrics and flawless vocals, Adrian continues to prove that he […]

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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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Dec
25

The Weeknd Remixes Jeremih’s ‘Pass Dat’

The Weeknd blessed fans with two Christmas gifts a few hours ago, one in the form of a collaboration with Future, and the other, a remix of Jeremih’s “Pass Dat”. The Future collab was kinda cool but this remix is even better. Listen to all the 420 vibes below.  

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Dec
23

Lili K. Drops Video for ‘Pour Some Shuga’

First ever Tidal “Rising Artist”, Lili K. recently released the visual for “Pour Some Shuga”, a soulful track featured on her debut album Ruby, released in April. The video was directed by Lili K., Addison Wright, and J Frannk.    

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Dec
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘Be Right There’ by Diplo & Sleepy Tom

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Diplo and Sleepy Tom. Check out the video for “Be Right There” and all of its throwback greatness below!

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Dec
19

New Scott C. ‘Love Yourself (Remix)’

Scott C’s latest song “Love Yourself (Remix)” is a soulful blend of Hip Hop, R&B and Pop that is simple but definitely effective. On the track, Scott raps about love lost and combines it with a great melody and just the right amount of singing. Take a listen to “Love Yourself (Remix)” below and let […]

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Dec
13

Black Thought X Statik Selektah Unreleased Track, ‘Couldn’t Tell’

Christmas came early this year in the form of an unreleased Black Thought and Statik Selektah track entitled “Couldn’t Tell”.  The song, in all of its greatness was originally supposed to be featured on Statik Selektah’s Lucky 7 album that dropped in July but didn’t make the final cut. This is the third time these […]

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Nov
28

M.I.A. Releases Visual for ‘Borders’

Never one to shy away from singing about societal issues and more serious topics, M.I.A. outdoes herself again with the song and visual for “Borders”, a video that she directed herself. In the song, she questions a number of things, including: politics, freedom, the ‘new world’, the ‘realness’, and a lot of other things that […]

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Nov
28

Erykah Badu Teams Up With Andre 3000 on ‘Hello’

Like the rest of world, we are pretty excited about Erykah Badu’s latest project, But You Can’t Use My Phone, her highly anticipated mixtape that was inspired by Drake’s “Hotline Bling”, and released exclusively on iTunes/Apple Music. So far, one of the best things about the 11-track project – besides the social commentary and album […]

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Nov
25

‘STRETCH AND BOBBITO: RADIO THAT CHANGED LIVES’ @ Brooklyn Historical Society

  Written by David Nazario In collaboration with the Brooklyn Historical Society and in celebration of their 25th anniversary, Hip Hop radio pioneers Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Garcia participated in a screening of their documentary, STRETCH AND BOBBITO: RADIO THAT CHANGED LIVES, at the Brooklyn Historical Society, followed by a question and answer session hosted by […]

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Nov
19

3 Sneakers Dropping This Weekend

1. Highs and Lows X Reebok Ventilator:  Dropping this Saturday, November 21st, in celebration of the Highs and Lows 25th anniversary, the Highs and Lows collaborated with Reebok Ventilator and will be available exclusively for Highs and Lows online and in stores. They will also be available at select Reebok retailers.         […]

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Nov
19

Hangout Fest Announces 2016 Lineup Early

Hangout Fest fans were recently surprised when the 2016 lineup was released earlier than usual. The lineup includes The Weeknd, Florence + the Machine, Calvin Harris, Alabama Shakes, Ellie Goulding, Walk the Moon and Fetty Wap, among others. The festival takes place from May 20-22 on the public beach in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Three-day weekend passes […]

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Jul
12

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Love Is Your Name” by Steven Tyler

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by legendary rocker/Aerosmith frontman, Steven Tyler. “Love Is Your Name” is the singer’s latest single, and in true Tyler fashion, features his classic wailing vocals and a sweet melody, and this time around, a nice Southern/country influence. Purchase “Love Is Your Name” via iTunes […]

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Jul
11

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Comfortable” by K Camp

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Atlanta rapper/singer, K Camp. After signing a deal with Interscope last year and being featured on XXL Magazine’s 2015 Freshman Class, the 25 year-old artist is quickly making a name for himself. Check out the video for “Comfortable” below, and purchase the track via iTunes: http://smarturl.it/KCampComfortable  

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Jul
10

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Last Kiss” by OverDoz

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to the funky, Hip-Hop infused group from Inglewood, OverDoz and their latest single with none other than Pharrell. “Last Kiss” is accompanied by a fun and humorous video that has become typical for OverDoz. Needless to say, there isn’t a dull moment at all in this video for this up-tempo summertime […]

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Jul
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Million” by Tink

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Tink with “Million.” The 20 year-old singer/rapper has been creating waves in the industry lately and is showing no signs of slowing down. Check out the official video for “Million” (which samples the late Aaliyah’s classic “One In A Million) below, and purchase the track via […]

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Jul
8

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Girl” by The Internet ft. Kaytranada

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Odd Future Records soul band, The Internet and producer, Kaytranada.  The new single, “Girl” from the band’s new album EGO DEATH is a smooth, soulful song with a classic drum beat and trippy synths. Check out the new track, and purchase EGO DEATH here: http://smarturl.it/EGODEATH

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Jul
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Roll Up Your Sleeves” by Meg Mac

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Australian blued-eyed soul/indie rock artist, Meg Mac. The video for Meg’s newest single “Roll Up Your Sleeves” is shot on a simple black and grey backdrop. That’s all that’s needed for now when you have vocals like her’s. Check out the track and video below, for […]

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Jul
6

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Cool For The Summer” by Demi Lovato

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from pop sensation, Demi Lovato. “Cool For The Summer” is definitely an upbeat banger that is, well, cool for the summer! With big beats, synths, Demi’s powerful vocals, and some risqué lyrics, this is sure to be a summer hit! Check out “Cool For The Summer” below, […]

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Jul
1

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Good Boy” by Sample Answer

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day features London-based, Dublin-raised artist, Sample Answer’s “Good Boy.” Drawing from a unique blend of classic pop, hip-hop, and R&B influences, this 22 year-old singer/songwriter is sure to rise to the top. Check out the video for the “Good Boy” single below, and pre-order Sample Answer’s Good Boy EP […]

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Jun
30

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “It’s Not My Fault” by Anthony Lewis ft. T.I.

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day features upcoming pop/r&b singer, Anthony Lewis. You may have heard Lewis’ recent cover of Soul For Real’s 90s classic, “Candy Rain.” Now, take a listen to “It’s Not My Fault” with the help of the ‘King of the South’, T.I.. Check out the official video below, and purchase […]

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Jun
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Do It Agin” by Pia Mia ft. Chris Brown & Tyga

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from 18 year-old singer/songwriter/model, Pia Mia. “Do It Again” (produced by Nic Nac) is a pop/r&b/hip-hop track, and with the help of Chris Brown & Tyga, Pia defintely makes it a banger! Check it out and purchase “Do It Again” here: http://smarturl.it/PiaDoItAgain             […]

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