Raphael Saadiq is bringing 1950s blues-rock to 2011 sex appeal with his new video for “Stone Rollin’.”
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Jhene Aiko’s .sailing soul(s). mixtape follows the release of “Hoe” featuring Miguel and Gucci Mane (side eye). So what can you expect from this project? To put it simply, a great listen.
Kanye West’s “Monster” gets a hot new bashment refix by the UK’s Gabriel Heatwave, who adds dancehall artist Mr. Lexx.
Jean Grae, Phonte and 9th Wonder collaborating with Lil’ B has “real hip-hop” fans really pissed.
Check out “If You Want To,” a new high-energy track from Travis Barker featuring Lupe Fiasco, whose new album Lasers released last week, and Pharrell Williams.
“Hoe” is a new cut from Jhené Aiko’s March release, sailing soul(s), written by herself and singer-songwriter Miguel.
Familiarize yourself with the amazing jazz bassist, Esperanza Spalding, who pulled Justin Beiber’s hopes of winning the Best New Artist Grammy right from under him tonight. Her Wikipedia bio had to be locked this evening due to all of the angry Beiber fans who went on the attack. I fell in love with Ms. Spalding a few years ago and have been hoping that she’d eventually break through. She’s a vocalist, bassist, composer and arranger and while I feel the recognition is well overdue, it is more than likely right on time.
Following Alexis Jordan’s slightly addictive first single, “Happiness,” produced by Stargate, she continues her debut album promo with a video for “Good Girl.”
Mad Decent proudly presents the official video for the club hit “Bad Gal” from Savage Skulls & Douster featuring Robyn.
‘Hotter than July,’ a rarely seen 1980 documentary looks at Stevie Wonder‘s preparation for his US. tour and appearance at the Washington Rally to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
I was first introduced to Sia by her 2004 “Breathe Me” which is one of my personal favorites. She returns with the album ‘We Are Born’ and a new video directed by David Altobelli for “I’m In Here.”
“Until Our Eyes Adjust” is a delicate, uncluttered song. Soft strings, guitar, and a voice that melts the ice in our veins.
Former Floetry member, Natalie ‘The Floacist’ Stewart has a new album, a new hit single with Musiq and an official music video below! Looks like it was shot in Brooklyn.
Philly-born soul crooner Bilal gives a special cover performance of Bob Marley’s “Is This Love,” recorded in Los Angeles.
John Legend previewed a new song, “Dream,” at his Seaside Summer Concert Series performance in Brooklyn’s Asser Levy Park.
Enjoy these fun visuals for Maluca Mala’s electronic mambo track, “El Tigeraso,” produced by Diplo.
Diggy Simmons has a “Point to Prove” as we await his upcoming debut mixtape First Flight, out Nov. 27th.
“Lisbon, Portugal’s own DJ Mpula, host of the Radio Fazuma show, connects with the Akwaaba team to revisit the Angolan gems collected on ‘Akwaaba Sem Transporte.'”
The Killers, UNICEF and MTV unite against human trafficking with a David Slade-directed visual for “Goodnight, Travel Well.”
Even non-soca lovers should appreciate Ghislain Poirier’s style. Check out his new video for “Wha-la-leng.”