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Watch Rita Ora Cover Calvin Harris’ ‘Slide’

Rita Ora revamps “Slide.” After debuting her single “Your Song” last month, the British pop star performed an acoustic cover Calvin Harris’ Frank Ocean and Migos-assisted smash “Slide” f Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1. During an interview

August Alsina Performs at BET Awards Pre-Show

August Alsina pushed through to perform at the BET Awards pre-show on Sunday (June 25). Wearing a vibrant Versace shirt, Alsina took the outdoor stage at L.A. Live to perform a two-song medley, starting with the emotional

Khalid Covers Frank Ocean’s ‘Lost’

Khalid’s breakout year continues. Following the success his debut album, American Teen, which soared to No. 9 on the Billboard 200 earlier this year, the R&B crooner digs into his influences for a special cover Frank Ocean’s

Tycho shares magical remix of Maggie Rogers’ ‘Alaska’

Words by James Pepper Veteran producer Tycho has returned with a stellar remix Maggie Rogers’ lush original track, ‘Alaska’. Tycho¬†executes his remix with brilliance and develops a moving relationship between Roger’s vocals and the San-Fran based producer’s

Young Thug Unveils ‘Beautiful Thugger Girls’ Cover, Tracklisting

Young Thug’s Easy Breezy Beautiful Thugger Girls album has a release date, tracklisting, and a new name. Now simply titled Beautiful Thugger Girls, Jeffery’s 14-song singing LP, inspired by his fianc√©e Jerrika Karlae, is set to feature

Fresh Flavors Playlist, Vol. 5: DJ Khaled, Drake, Fifth Harmony, & Quavo

Ready for more flava? With summer around the corner, Rap-Up teams up with McDonald’s for a fifth installment “Fresh Flavors.” This week’s playlist kicks f on a high note with “To the Max,” the just-released Grateful collaboration

New Music: August Alsina ‘Don’t Matter’

Just one day after revealing his battle with liver disease, August Alsina unleashes “Don’t Matter,” the lead single f his upcoming third studio album, Drugs. Over acoustic guitar strumming, the R&B crooner takes it straight to the

Kirko Bangz

Kirko Bangz Kirko Bangz pulls inspiration from his native Houston and L.A. G-funk for his newest track “Swang N’ Bang.” It’s obvious from his rhymes that the former XXL Freshman takes the H-Town tradition riding in style

XXXTentacion Showcases a Different Style on ‘Garette’s Revenge’ –

XXXTentacion Soundcloud XXXTentacion is full surprises. Fresh f dropping his Revenge project earlier this week, the Florida rapper-turned-internet sensation chooses to show f his ster side with the new track “garette’s Revenge.” This is the same song

Tinashe Performs ‘Flame’ on ‘Sunday Brunch’

Tinashe sparks a “Flame” in the U.K. During her trip overseas, the R&B siren heat up British morning show “Sunday Brunch,” when she performed her latest single live. Accompanied by a guitarist, Tinashe belted out an acoustic