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22 Jun 2017

Rita Ora ‘Your Song’

Rita Ora’s infectious anthem “Your Song” has a sleek video to match. Directed by Michael Haussman, who’s worked with Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, and Madonna, the visual is a look into an Ora-led boardroom meeting, where the
21 Jun 2017

Interview: Forest Swords On Art’s Influence In Music and Vice Versa

Words by Tanya Bonnie Rae Hailing from Liverpool, England is experimental, trip hop artist Matthew Barnes – aka Forest Swords. His latest album ‘Compassion’ was recently released on UK tastemaker imprint Ninja Tune (home Bonobo, Amon Tobin, Machinedrum,
20 Jun 2017

Keyshia Cole Joins ‘Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood’

Keyshia Cole is coming to “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood.” After much speculation, VH1 has ficially announced that the R&B songstress will join the cast the popular reality series. Keyshia’s role on the program will depict her
17 Jun 2017

New Music: Jhené Aiko feat. Chris Brown ‘Hello Ego (Don’t Stop)’

Jhené Aiko and Chris Brown reunite. Following collaborations like “Drunk Texting,” “Post to Be,” and “Wishing Remix,” the two stars join forces once again on “Hello Ego (Don’t Stop).” Aiko takes top billing on this particular track,
14 Jun 2017

Keke Palmer feat. Quavo ‘Wind Up’

Keke Palmer and Quavo “Wind Up” in the dazzling video for their new collaboration. Directed by Dale “Rage” Resteghini, the clip starts with Keke rushing to the stage, where she’s joined by a team acrobatic dancers on
14 Jun 2017

Interview: ODESZA Detail Their New Approach To Music On Forthcoming Album

Seattle duo ODESZA have become a staple name in the dance music scene over the past few years with their vibrant, eclectic take on progressive electronica; a sound that has helped redefine the boundaries the genre. Despite still being
14 Jun 2017

New Music: Cam’ron ‘D.I.A.’

Killa Cam is back. A few months after sampling Vanessa Carlton, Cam’ron returns with the Ric Flair-inspired “D.I.A.” Following classic Nature Boy soundbites, the Dipset leader explains the song title to fans with his trademark braggadocios bars.
13 Jun 2017

Leng Hock goes ‘All The Way’ for love

Words by Tanya Bonnie Rae Australian R&B/future soul artist Leng Hock has just released a music video for his new single ‘All The Way’. It’s a delicate, moody little number dedicated to his soul mate, who’s based in
9 Jun 2017

Interview: Hayden James opens up on Katy Perry collab and teases new music

Despite having a bloody small population, Australia maintains a strong position at the forefront the electronic music world, and one the head-honchos in the pack is Hayden James. The Sydney-based producer might not release a lot music, have any albums
7 Jun 2017

Exclusive: Too $hort, Problem, & Big Boy Discuss Tupac’s Legacy in ‘All Eyez on Me’ Roundtable

Before the highly-anticipated Tupac Shakur biopic All Eyez on Me hits theaters later this month, some hip-hop’s most influential voices sit down for a roundtable discussion. Moderated by Los Angeles radio staple Big Boy and featuring Too