Earlier this week, we heard Michael Jackson would be releasing Xscape, an album lead by L.A. Reid and featuring a heavy team of producers including Timbaland. Today, we get a short audio and visual teaser for the album. The project is due May 13th, for now enjoy this snippet.
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East coast stand up! Up-and-coming Pop and R&B artist, Jay Carrera releases a hot new track, “Should’ve Known.” The track starts off with a playful tempo in honor of Michael Jackson and transitions into a more modern heartbreaker track. Ladies, this joint is for you.
It’s official! During Kanye West‘s interview with Hot 97 he spilled a lot of beans! He let Angie Martinez know that in order to provide for his family, he’s going with the Adidas deal because they offer him royalties. He did mention that Nike is his favorite but with a family, he cannot only think for himself. Having a baby has Kanye thinking at a whole ‘nother level to where he’ll be “bigger than Walmart.”
He later sat with Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds for a Juan Epstein podcast and talked about meeting Michael Jackson, how him and Don C made Jordan relevant and more! What’s most interesting is when they ask Kanye a producer question and which system he prefers, MPC or ASR; of course ‘Ye hit ‘em with a curve ball.
Spike Lee‘s documentary Bad25 tells the story behind Michael Jackson‘s album that launched “Bad,” “Smooth Criminal” and more. It is the first album which produced five consecutive #1 singles, a record that was unmatched for more than two decades. The full documentary will be available for download on iTunes November 19th. Watch the trailer below!
Inspired by Lauryn Hill and Florence and the Machine, meet this week’s #TELLAFRIEND Artist of the Week, Sabi. Born in Inglewood, CA, Sabi remembers sitting in her dad’s house watching performers like Michael Jackson, Prince, and Sade on TV and knowing then she wanted to be a performer. The singer, songwriter and actress got involved in theater in middle school and appeared in commercials for ABC Family, Universal Studios and Pepsi, fast forward a couple years later Sabi went to college (Cal State University, Long Beach) and majored in communications.
Now, signed to Prescription Songs and Warner Bros. Records, Sabi’s found working with artists like Diplo, The Cataracs, Benny Blanco, Britney Spears and more! The pop artist teams up Tyga, for her latest release, “Cali Love.” Get familiar with this solo artist after the jump!
During an interview with Revolt TV, Timbaland speaks on his latest collaboration project with the one and only, Michael Jackson. The super-producer who’s worked with some of the greatest from Jay-Z to Aaliyah and tells Revolt it was Epic Records CEO L.A. Reid who got him involved. He even spills details on the first single for the project, “Chicago.” Hit the jump to watch below.
Justin Timberlake’s, The 20/20 Experience blew us away back in March, and already J’s planning on releases the sequel this fall! He releases the first single off the upcoming album, “Take Back the Night.” The Timbaland, Timberlake and J-Roc produced track, was inspired by a Michael Jackson joint, so you know it’s a feel-good tune. Hit the jump to listen below.