Akon, The Real Love & Hip Hop Story Behind "Ali Un" By Qn. Everlena
Qn. Everlena gives Akon a birthday he'll never forget with the release of "Ali Un". Bringing romance back to hip hop, the hot new single is set to be this summer's dance craze.
Love is dead? When Qn. Everlena (Queen) first released the "Ali Un" single she wanted to heal from emotional abuse. Now, ...
Katori Walker Releases "Stubborn EP"
The critically acclaimed Los Angeles rapper preceded the project with the heartfelt "Hometown" and recently released "Run." The latter incited unanimous enthusiasm among tastemakers. Hypebeast claimed, "Walker's storytelling ability is off the charts and this sound, in particular, shows off that plus ...
Nipsey Hussle Dead At 33 After Being Shot Multiple Times
Nipsey Hussle was shot in Los Angeles on Sunday, March 31. The Grammy-nominated rapper was at his Marathon clothing store in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles when multiple shots were fired. According to reports, he was among three people shot, one of who died at the hospital. Nipsey's condition ...
G-Eazy & Blueface Enlist YG & Allblack In Video For "West Coast"
G-Eazy and Blueface enlist West Coast veteran YG and Bay Area up and comer ALLBLACK in the video for their "West Coast" banger. Frequent collaborator Daniel CZ directed the gritty b&w video featuring starkly contrasting neon accents from viral sensation Ofir Shoham (@blottermedia), a 22 year old college ...
Saweetie & Quavo Finds Love In The Club In "Emotional" Video
Saweetie and Quavo have decided to bring their relationship to the studio, a move that resulted in a pair of Icy collaborations. One of them, the radio-friendly "Emotional" has officially received a lavish video treatment, suggesting that they're looking to move this one forward in a major way.
NGHTMRE & A$AP Ferg Releases New Song/Video 'Redlight'!
Bass producer NGHTMRE and rapper A$AP Ferg join forces for their explosive new collaboration "REDLIGHT," a dynamic electronic-meets-hip hop single, out now on Ultra Records. Opening with dark orchestral sounds, "REDLIGHT" evokes a dystopian reality that carries through NGHTMRE's top-shelf production ...
&More (Chill Moody & Donn T) Release New Single "Future Come Around" From Debut Album Ethel Bobcat Out April 5
Today, the Philadelphia-based hip-hop/R&B duo &More comprised of singer Donn T and rapper Chill Moody released their new single "Future Come Around" from their forthcoming debut album Ethel Bobcat out April 5 via D-tone Victorious/nicethingsMUSIC. FLOOD Magazine said &More "...embody the very essence ...
Ciara Announces New Album "Beauty Marks," Shares New Song "Thinkin Bout You"
Ciara has announced a new album: Beauty Marks is out May 10 via Ciara's own Beauty Marks Entertainment. Check out the album cover below. She's also released a new song called "Thinkin Bout You."
Ahead of her big date, the R&B star has some fun while getting ready in her lavish mansion. Covered in ...
Soul Star Maxwell Releases Rare Urban Hang Suite EPs
Soul star Maxwell is releasing a rare set of EPs from his enduring and influential 1996 debut album Urban Hang Suite, comprising multiple versions of the hits that launched his career and re-shaped R&B music in the 1990's. Beginning March 29th, the five long out of print EPs, will be released every ...
Interview With Singer And L.A.-based Educator, Diamonique Jackson On Her Newest Song, Finding Balance And More!
"Toast Up" is the name of the newest single by the LA-based singer, Diamonique Jackson. The song stays true to her sound, fusing a 90's R&B vibe alongside neo-soul. It recently landed on the Billboard Adult R&B Indicator. Jackson hopes to release an EP later this year.
Along with being a performer, ...