#TELLAFRIEND Artist of the Week: Ed Sheeran Covers Beyoncé’s “Drunk In Love”

Ed Sheeran is slowly becoming everyone’s current favorite artist. The English singer-songwriter caught Elton John and Jamie Foxx‘s attention with his No. 5 Collaborations Project and since then he’s been on his grind! That was back in 2008, but it was in 2012 that he had the US listening. Making a guest appearance on Taylor Swift‘s Red album and joining her on tour, Sheeran has kept busy even writing songs for One Direction.

Today, Sheeran has what might be one of the best covers to date to Beyoncé‘s “Drunk In Love.” It takes a lot a courage to cover a track from Queen B, but Sheeran pulled it off! Don’t sleep, get familiar with our #TELLAFRIEND Artist of the Week, Ed Sheeran!

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New Music: Trinidad Jame$ Ft. Scotty, Goldyard, and 2$ Fabo – “B*tch Please”

ATL stand-up! Trinidad Jame$ joins forces with Scotty, Goldyard, and 2$ Fabo for their new joint, “B*tch Please.” Spitting over a very simple beat, these guys do work with their verses. Along with Two-9, all four rappers will be performing in the ATL next week (April 20).
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New Music: Steve Aoki Ft. Waka Flocka Flame – “Rage The Night Away”

They’re back! Steve Aoki and Waka Flocka Flame hit the studio again for their new track, “Rage The Night Away.” This is the latest single from Aoki’s upcoming album, Neon Future. You want to add this track to your workout playlist soon!
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New Music: J Dilla – “Give Em What They Want”

A classic J Dilla cut has surfaced the web – “Give Em What They Want.” An old-school New York-feel is what you’ll get from this track, which was recorded back in 2001! Look out for the 12″ clear vinyl of this track available May 6 through Pay Jay Productions.

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Video: Power 106 Family Feud Edition

After Felli Fell and DJ E-Man went head to head yesterday going in on jokes yesterday, the rules have changed! Today, it’s Day 3 of Family Feud with our Power 106 fam and Mando Fresko hit it off with J Cruz! It was a close call but with thirty-three point lead, our winner today is…(find out after the jump!)

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Video: John Mayer Covers Beyoncé’s “XO”

John Mayer turns Beyoncé‘s “XO” into a catchy folk song. While performing in Australia last night, Mayer gave us a raw cover to Bey’s track and we’re not mad at it. Prior to performing he took to Twitter and tweeted, “The best thing about Beyonce? The break in her voice on the first ‘baby, love me lights out’ in XO. Real and raw,” enjoy!

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New Music: Jason Derulo Ft. Tyga – “Bubblegum”

With Timbaland on the beat, Jason Derulo drops a new track off his upcoming Talk Dirty album, “Bubblegum” featuring Tyga. Paying tribute to big booties, the new track is a banger! Read the rest of this entry »

New Video: Tyga Ft. Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne – “Senile”

Taking to BET‘s “106 and Park” to debut it, Tyga drops the crazy visuals to his new track, “Senile” featuring Nicki Minaj and Lil’ Wayne. With Nicki dressed like a chola, and cameos by hippies and the JabbaWockeeZ, this video is definitely creative and interesting. Read the rest of this entry »

New Music: Iggy Azalea Ft. Charli XCX – “Fancy (Woody’sProduce Remix)”

WoodysProduce jumps on Iggy Azalea‘s track, “Fancy” and is slowly becoming a fan favorite over the original. The Charli XCX-assisted track seems to be a slightly slowed and a bit more bubbly. What do you think of this remix?
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New Music: August Alsina Ft. Pusha T – “FML”

The day is finally here! August Alsina releases his highly anticipated, debut album Testimony. To celebrate, he hits fans with one last leak from the project, his Pusha T-featured track, “FML.” The R&B crooner stays in his lane meanwhile Pusha gives it the rough edges it needed.
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New Video: Far East Movement – “The Illest”

Inspired by the riots in Koreatown over twenty years ago, Far East Movement release a second video for their single, “The Illest.” With clips from the 1992 riots, the guys run around the city that was once torn. Snoop Dogg and RiFF RaFF each make a cameo on the clip.

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Video: Oprah Interviews Pharrell for ‘Oprah Prime’

Pharrell sits with Oprah for a one-on-one on her Oprah Prime series. A very emotional interview from Pharrell as they go over his amazing career over the past 20 years and where he stands today. They also touch base on Pharrell’s personal life and the role his grandmother played in his career. Without a doubt, one of the most inspiring interviews this year.
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