Janelle Monáe (@JanelleMonae) contributed this wavy tune “What Is Love” to RIO 2 soundtrack. The soundtrack will be available on March 25th and the film in theaters on April 11th. Could this be the next “Happy”? Listen below. Advertisements
Lykee Li (@lykkeli) delivers an up close and personal scope video for “Love Me Like I’m Not Made Of Stone”. This Tarik Saleh directed visual is for a song taken from her forthcoming album I Never Learn, arriving on May 6th. Watch below.
YG (@YG) connects with fellow Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar on this West Side story called “Really Be (Smokin N Drinkin)”. It will be in full length on YG’s debut album “My Krazy Life” on March 18th but for now take a listen to this snippet below.
Hat Boy P (@Pharrell) was on air with Angie Martinez to speak on his success with break out single “Happy” from Despicable Me 2 soundtrack, which was nominated for an Oscar but didn’t win. Pharrell also reveals that he came up with a myriad of songs before finally having a break through in creating what…
Lupe Fiasco (@lupefiasco) and Ab-Soul (@abdashsoul) is probably one of the best match ups for a track and with Lu gearing up to deliver TETSUO & YOUTH, we’re treated to a collaboration of verbose style with “Thorns & Horns”. Listen below. https://soundcloud.com/lupesoundcloud/lupe-fiasco-ab-soul-thorns
Rick Ross rolled up to the big apple for the official release concert to his sixth studio album “Mastermind”. After performing some solo joints, Rozay called on French Montana, Busta Rhymes and The L.O.X to join him on stage and perform joints of they own. Watch below. via RTNY
Chromeo (@Chromeo) offer up a topsy turvy funk driven tune with “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)” that will be attached to their forthcoming album White Women. Listen below. via Naomi
Juicy J (@therealjuicyj) remains a fixture on Katy Perry’s increasingly popular single “Dark Horse” from the album PRISM. This new version of the track features another verse from the trippy rap veteran. Listen below.
G Herbo (@LilHerbie_Ebk) and Lil Bibby (@LilBibby_) joined forces for this unreleased joint “At Night”. Listen below.
Trinidad James (@trinidadjamesGG) and Pill (@Pill4180) team up on this joint “Family First” which will be apart of DJ Smallz SXSW themed mixtape. Listen below.