upbeat Archive

22 Jun 2017

New Music: PARTYNEXTDOOR ‘Trouble’

PARTYNEXTDOOR is trying to stay out “Trouble” with the release his latest cut, which dropped as part DJ Stevie J’s Appreciation 9 mixtape. With an upbeat bounce, PND harmonizes about his troublesome shorty. “Girl, you know I
21 Jun 2017

Daft Punk co-wrote a track with an Aussie band!

Parcels – a group made up  Jules Crommelin, Patrick Hetherington, Noah Hill, Anatole Serret and Louie Swain –  might not come to mind instantly, however this young Aussie group are clearly in the ‘making big waves’ business after
17 Jun 2017

Pharrell, Big Sean and Katy Perry Come Together for Calvin Harris’ New Song ‘Feels’ –

Sony Calvin Harris is cooking up some serious heat for the summer season with his upcoming Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 album, and his latest release sees Pharrell, Big Sean and Katy Perry coming together to provide some hot
16 Jun 2017

New Music: DeJ Loaf ‘No Fear’

DeJ Loaf has “No Fear.” As fans wait on the Detroit rapper’s debut album Liberated, Lil Loaf unleashes the LP’s bold lead single, “No Fear.” Over an upbeat bounce with pop sensibilities, DeJ sings about love for
15 Jun 2017

PnB Rock Shows Versatility on Two New Songs ‘Feelins’ and ‘Time’ –

Jacques Dupre Recently announced 2017 XXL Freshman PnB Rock surprises his fans with two new songs “Feelins” and “Time.” The two songs have very different feels and show f PnB’s versatility. Hear ’em both below. “Time” has more a dancehall,
7 Jun 2017

PREMIERE: Failr – Starving For You Ft. Swaré

Failr returns today with a brand new, upbeat tune called Starving For You featuring the smooth vocals from Swaré! Failr (Warwick Levy) has been on the fairly quiet over the last year (probably busy running his fun and quirky clothing label ) only
1 Jun 2017

Fresh Flavors Playlist, Vol. 4: Bryson Tiller, Miguel, Lil Wayne, & Travis Scott

Turn down for what? Memorial Day weekend may be over, but the party continues with a fresh batch hot tracks in the fourth installment Rap-Up’s “Fresh Flavors” playlist. In partnership with McDonald’s, this week’s flavorful set starts
1 Jun 2017

The Weeknd Inspires Bryson Tiller’s Musical Growth

Bryson Tiller is ready to make a change. Hot f the release his sophomore album True to Self, Pen Griffey reveals that he’s looking forward to moving past heartbreak on his next release. “Now I feel like
30 May 2017

New Music: Ne-Yo ‘Another Love Song’

Ne-Yo is back with “Another Love Song.” After unleashing a slew loose cuts over the past month, the R&B gentleman drops his first ficial single in more than two years. Written and recorded with producers Dr. Luke
26 May 2017

Brady Watt and Michael Christmas Release New Song ‘Youth in Revolt’ –

TTT Records Brady Watt is solidifying his place as one the best rising musicians in the business while being part DJ Premier’s band, and he’s recruited Michael Christmas to help him prove why hip-hop needs him. The two