As the possessor of a powerful, crystal clear voice and poignant songwriting skills, Andra Day has the world at her fingertips. “The Light That Never Fails” is the tip of the iceberg, but it’s filled with emotive power and authentic sounds that are hard to find in this era. The Los Angeles-bred talent is poised . . .
I’ve come to expect a certain level of quality from THEY. The Los Angeles-based duo, composed of singer/rapper Drew and Dante, sets things off again with “Deep End.” As always, a bit of grunge influence can be felt through their music – a welcome break from what we’ve come to expect from present day R&B. . . .
North Carolina’s Joe Trufant resurfaces to give us visuals for his highly-anticipated video “Nike Checks.” A lot has happened since we featured Joe’s “Party Talk” here on AM. He also gave us a 7 track EP entitled Better Off Without Me in January. Since then Joe has been a recluse and is hardly on social . . .
Quavo might have the most juice, but Offset continues to remind us that he can make great music by himself. His latest, “Monday,” is a melody driven, addicting new joint produced by OG Parker and Deko. There’s no word on where this song will end up at, but I feel confident in saying that it’ll . . .
Tre Amani switches things up on his new single, “Somebody.” Sometimes we create our best work going through our greatest hardships in life. When Brent Faiyaz flew Tre’ out to Los Angeles, the up and coming emcee had a lot weighing on his mind. Thanks to some trial and error, and a little bit of soul searching, . . .