Bryson Tiller – ‘True To Self’ (Album Stream)

May 26   |   Darren Gooden
The singer’s sophomore LP gets a surprise early release A post shared by @brysontiller on M . . .

Deejay Element speaks on his DJ career and artistic pursuits

May 25 | Allen Poe
If you don’t have a 9 to 5 dead end career by now don’t let your puritanical baby boomer relatives o . . .
Wrong Time
New Music May 26  |  

Denmark soul artist Fjer sees a disconnect on “Wrong Time”

Denmark’s electro-soul artist Fjer doesn’t try to force pieces to a puzzle that won’t fit. On her latest single “Wrong Time,” if the vibe is off she’s unapologetically leaving it alone. Timing matters and this song matters. Stream “Wrong Time” below. Wrong Time by Fjer

good riddance
New Music May 26  |  

CashUs King and Blu show you a way out on “Good Riddance”

Dirty Science crewmates CashUs King and Blu drop “Good Riddance” to clear the lane when it’s overcrowded. In a quick lesson on being about what you say you’re about and holding fast to the craft, the duo drop bravado raps that are grounded in history lessons (Native Tongues and Wu-Tang references in tow) alongside personal testimonies of . . .

to the light
New Music May 26  |  

A.CHAL delivers mesmerizing visuals for “To The Light”

Los Angeles-based singer and producer A.CHAL has released a mesmerizing, futuristic video for his ominous single, “To The Light.” With his ON GAZ mixtape set to release this summer, it’s safe to say that we’re in for a treat. Watch the video for “To The Light” below.

Neimans Barneys
New Music May 26  |  

Cousin Stizz Links with G-Eazy for “Neimans Barneys”

The best artists know that their fans come first, and making them happy is a top priority. Cousin Stizz has no issues when it comes to honing this element of artistry, which is why he’s blessed us with a new single, “Neimans Barneys,” featuring G-Eazy. His One Night Only album being pushed back due to clearance issues. As an . . .

True Care
New Music May 26  |  

James Vincent McMorrow creates impactful music with ‘True Care’

James Vincent McMorrow is a special artist. He has beautiful vocal ability, but his songwriting and emotive depth are equally powerful tools on projects such as his latest drop, True Care. The 15-track new album is a testament to the lasting impact that heartfelt music can have on the listener. Via his website, James explained: . . .

bryson tiller true to self album stream

Bryson Tiller – ‘True To Self’ (Album Stream)

The singer’s sophomore LP gets a surprise early release A post shared by @brysontiller on May 25, 2017 at 9:05pm PDT On May 11, Bryson Tiller shared 3 new songs to ramp up anticipation for hi new LP. Now, Tiller drops his sophomore album, True To Self, about a month earlier than expected. Enjoy 19 songs . . .

popcaan-davido-my-story
New Music May 26  |  

Popcaan & Davido – “My Story”

Jamaica’s Popcaan and Nigeria’s Davido link for a powerful coupling on “My Story.” The two ride the guitar-strung melody with ease and provide a worthy addition to summer playlists worldwide. Listen below and get the single on iTunes.

bryson tiller somethin tells me video
New Music May 26  |  

Bryson Tiller – “Somethin Tells Me” (Video)

Bryson Tiller dropped off a 3 pack of songs on May 11. One of those songs was “Somethin Tells Me” and now we have the music video to go with it. He deepens his creative repertoire and plays the role of a photographer sharing the scene with beautiful models in his latest visuals. Watch the . . .

bibi bourelly lol boyz
New Music May 25  |  

Bibi Bourelly – “LOL @ BOYZ”

Bibi Bourelly continues to impress and exceed as a songwriter and she does so, once again, on “LOL @ BOYZ.” Her smooth yet slightly gritty vocal texture mixed with an effortless delivery of lyrics are a weapon of melodic production. Stream the Onassis-produced song below.

majid jordan phases video
New Music May 25  |  

Majid Jordan – “Phases” (Video)

Majid Jordan hit us with their synthy single “Phases” at the end of April. The OVO Sound duo is back with a official music video to show off their fun loving, care free side. Watch the Jordan Eady-directed video below and buy the single on iTunes.

audiomack
New Music May 25  |  

The Best AudioMack Channels For Hip-Hop

The internet can do pretty amazing things for music, whether it’s pop, classic, or brand new. For pop music, it’s almost hard to open a streaming app without hearing the major radio hits. Head to iHeartRadio, pull up iTunes, or log into Spotify, and you’ll find the first playlist labeled Top 40 & Pop, or . . .

Emmit Fenn
New Music May 25  |  

Emmit Fenn conveys complex emotions with “Woman”

Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter Emmit Fenn‘s “Woman” features a complex array of emotions that simmer beneath the surface. The NoMBe-assisted single is slightly ominous, but distinctly alluring, due in no small part to Emmit’s bluesy vocals. Look for Emmit’s Prologue EP to release in the near future, and stream “Woman” below.

hit the ceiling
New Music May 25  |  

Lion Babe’s new track might make you “Hit The Ceiling”

Jillian Hervey and Lucas Goodman make the singer-producer duo Lion Babe, and they just unleashed a beginning-of-summer groove with “Hit The Ceiling.” Discordant stringed twangs combine with her soulful crooning and will make it hard to not dance in your seat. The New York two-piece released their debut album, Begin, last year. Their sophomore project is . . .

deejay element

Deejay Element speaks on his DJ career and artistic pursuits

If you don’t have a 9 to 5 dead end career by now don’t let your puritanical baby boomer relatives or sycophant gen-xers know you’re eating avacado toast. Chasing passions outside the corporate structure is a balancing act between thrill and security, passion and obligation. In the end everything is work, the denominator is whether . . .

Intentions
New Music May 25  |  

Terrace Martin & The Pollyseeds – “Intentions” ft. Problem

Terrace Martin doesn’t just work alone; he has a jazz group called The Pollyseeds, and they just released a track with Problem called “Intentions.” The group is composed of instrumentalists and artists such as Robert Glasper, Kamasi Washington, Rose Gold, Brandon Owens, Marlon Williams, Trevor Lawrence Jr. and more. Look for The Pollyseeds to release . . .

Mask Off

Kendrick Lamar hops on the remix to Future’s “Mask Off”

This is one of the best things I’ve seen on a Tuesday morning in a considerable amount of time. Guest feature Kendrick Lamar is back in the building, and this time he hopped on the remix to Future‘s “Mask Off.” The flutes are having a good run right now. This track was originally premiered on . . .

deejay element

Deejay Element speaks on his DJ career and artistic pursuits

If you don’t have a 9 to 5 dead end career by now don’t let your puritanical baby boomer relatives or sycophant gen-xers know you’re eating avacado toast. Chasing passions outside the corporate structure is a balancing act between thrill and security, passion and obligation. In the end everything is work, the denominator is whether . . .

Smile Project Carnival

GoldLink will headline Broccoli City’s Smile Project Carnival and Concert

Regardless of whether you enjoyed Broccoli City Festival 2017, or felt like you were missing out the fun, it’s great to hear that the Broccoli City family will be back in action with the Smile Project Carnival and Concert! This is a family friendly event with Universal Fairs at RFK Festival Grounds in Washington D.C. It’s a . . .

Count Up
New Music May 24  |  

Koltrane supplies polished rhymes on his soulful debut, “Count Up”

Koltrane‘s “Count Up” feels like a venture back through an earlier era of sound. Maybe it’s the vintage samples that takes me back. Maybe it’s his dynamic, charismatic delivery. Regardless, this is a solid debut sample that piques our interest for his forthcoming project.He fills fellow Virginia native Tyler Wrighteous‘s soul-sampling production with emphatic, polished . . .

Mass Ave & Lenox
New Music May 21  |  

Avenue takes us on a tour of Boston with his ‘Mass Ave & Lenox’ album

Boston’s South End/Lower Roxbury probably looks a rough spot to call home from an outside perspective, but the pressure and challenges one encounters while living there is exactly why the area cultivates massive amounts of creative people of all types. This particular part of Boston isn’t exactly dandelions and daises and you probably won’t see . . .

Foreigner
New Music May 23  |  

Dumbfoundead puts on for the outsiders with his ‘Foreigner’ EP

Los Angeles-based emcee Dumbfoundead digs deeper into his life experiences for Foreigner, his new EP. The project isn’t afraid to examine how that word is used to cultivate negative perceptions and stereotypes. Dumbfoundead explained: “The Foreigner project is for all the outsiders.. As an Asian-American (a.k.a. gyopo) I never knew where I belonged. I had . . .

doughh don't lie don't cry video
New Music May 22  |  

Fort Lauderdale’s Doughh shares visuals for “Don’t Lie, Don’t Cry”

Doughh comes in hot with the official music video for “Don’t Lie, Don’t Cry.” It’s a dancehall-leaning pop record that is looking to gain some more steam this summer. The video was directed by Rob Dade and continues the story of success for Doughh’s emerging career as he preps the Much Is Given EP for release later this . . .

bibi bourelly lol boyz
New Music May 25  |  

Bibi Bourelly – “LOL @ BOYZ”

Bibi Bourelly continues to impress and exceed as a songwriter and she does so, once again, on “LOL @ BOYZ.” Her smooth yet slightly gritty vocal texture mixed with an effortless delivery of lyrics are a weapon of melodic production. Stream the Onassis-produced song below.

DNA
New Music May 24  |  

GEOTHEORY drops a jazzy remix of Kendrick Lamar’s “DNA”

Kendrick Lamar‘s “DNA” is possibly the most aggressive record on Damn. GEOTHEORY flips that with his new release, “D & A.” Think of this as the jazzier b-side version of the original. It’s an unexpected new direction, but it works. Stream “D & A” below.

hit the ceiling
New Music May 25  |  

Lion Babe’s new track might make you “Hit The Ceiling”

Jillian Hervey and Lucas Goodman make the singer-producer duo Lion Babe, and they just unleashed a beginning-of-summer groove with “Hit The Ceiling.” Discordant stringed twangs combine with her soulful crooning and will make it hard to not dance in your seat. The New York two-piece released their debut album, Begin, last year. Their sophomore project is . . .

Kendrick Lamar hops on the remix to Future’s “Mask Off”

May 23   |   Michell C. Clark
This is one of the best things I’ve seen on a Tuesday morning in a considerable amount of time. Gues . . .

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