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CupcakKe Tweets Honestly About Her Depression & 'Demons,' Receives Support From Missy Elliott

When people think CupcakKe and her music, they ten see the upbeat, carefree and tentimes hysterical rapper making light serious situations and laughing f pain. She’s been an outspoken advocate for women’s rights and LGBTQ equality, inspiring

MADic let the rhymes loose on "Wild Side"

MADic is back on the scene with a solid street banger titled “Wild Side”. Over a cinematic, upbeat banger, he delivers a no holds barred performance. The Brooklyn based emcee showcases his off-kilter flow and vivid lyrics to

Dusky Returns With 'Amongst the Gods,' Announces New EP: Exclusive

What does it take to get into house heaven? Solid bass lines, funky breakbeats and classic, soulful house chords. Dusky has a golden ticket, course, and the U.K. duo's latest single sees them spinning miraculous warehouse melodies on

The 6 Best Drake 'Scorpion' Remixes

Drake must have an angel on his team, because his continued success seems to be "God's Plan." The Canadian rapper and singer's album Scorpion is his eighth No. 1 on the Billboard 200. It's also earned him three more

Loona Announces First Formal Single 'Hi High': Watch a Teaser

After dozens singles and years build-up, K-pop girl group Loona (stylized LOOΠΔ) will formally debut at the end this month with their new single “High Hi.” It will be the second-ever song from the entire 12-member girl group,

Father John Misty Ramps Up 'Mr. Tillman,' Covers Gillian Welch For Spotify Singles: Listen

Father John Misty took his turn in the Spotify Singles recording booth, releasing a more upbeat version his hit single “Mr. Tillman,” as well as a stripped down cover Gillian Welch’s “Everything Is Free," on Wednesday (Aug. 15). First,

California's Iconic Palomino Club Set to Rise Again For Oct. 8 Benefit: Exclusive

Jim Lauderdale, Rosie Flores and James Intveld and his Honky Tonk Palominos are among the artists who have signed on to play The Palomino Rides Again, an Oct. 8 concert celebrating the 70th anniversary Los Angeles’ storied

Mac Miller Gets Groovy With House Band for 'Ladders' Performance on 'Late Show': Watch

Mac Miller teamed up with The Late Show house band Jon Batiste and Stay Human on Monday night (Aug. 13) for a funky run through the song "Ladders" from his new album Swimming. Sporting his always-present baseball hat and a bold,

Bright Light Bright Light's 'Uh Huh!' Is an End-of-Summer Mating Call: Exclusive

Rod Thomas, the New York-by-way–Wales DJ, producer and singer-songwriter who records as Bright Light Bright Light, underwent some emotional whiplash during the process recording his latest EP Tough Love, due out this September. “Mental health is something that goes up and down

Latin Artist on the Rise: Meet Venezuelan Soulful Singer Manu Manzo

After studying for two years at Berklee College Music, Manu Manzo started a band, booked gigs and pursued her singer-songwriter career. In 2014, the Venezuelan-born artist released her first EP, Como Soy, and she was nominated for