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New Music: Far East Movement Ft. ScHoolboy Q – “The Illest”

Thursday, April 17th, 2014


Far East Movement‘s been on their grind heavy! After releasing their alternate visuals for “The Illest,” they release a ScHoolboy Q-only remix. We catch a rare side of Q as his verse is more bouncy and poppy than usual. Enjoy!
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New Music: Future Ft. Andre 3000 – “Benz Friends (Watchutola)”

Thursday, April 17th, 2014


The wait is over! Future‘s Andre 3000-assisted track “Benz Friends” has surfaced the web. Andre’s verse alone is gold, but the beat on here is fire! Look out for Future’s sophomore album Honest due, April 22nd.
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New Music: Iggy Azalea Ft. Rita Ora – “Black Widow”

Thursday, April 17th, 2014


After teasing us with the track last week, Iggy Azalea gives us the full version of her Rita Ora-featured track “Black Widow.” Co-written by Katy Perry, word is this is another single from Iggy’s debut album The New Classic. Can’t wait for the visuals to this joint!
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New Music: ‘The Boondocks’ Final Season Mixtape

Thursday, April 17th, 2014


The fourth and final season to The Boondocks is here, sadly. In honor of that, hosted by DJ Drama their mixtape is out! Featuring Killer Mike, Tory Ave, and Lil Herb just to name a few, the 18-track tape came right on time. The final season of The Boondocks starts April 21st.
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New Music: Young Thug – “Chickens”

Thursday, April 17th, 2014


Young Thug‘s been getting a lot of attention lately, and his new track “Chickens” is another catchy joint. Produced by London On The Track, Thugga Thursdays is in full affect! Look out for this joint on DJ Iceberg‘s Monopoly Music 19 project which is out today!
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#TELLAFRIEND Artist of the Week: Ed Sheeran Covers Beyoncé’s “Drunk In Love”

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014


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”

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014


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”

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014


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”

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014


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

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014


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”

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014


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”

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

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! (more…)