From hip-hop beatmaker to worldwide hitmaker, Kanye West‘s stellar production work for Jay Z led him to a major-label recording contract and, ultimately, a wildly successful solo career! His beats with tongue-twisting raps, a self-assured, flamboyant personality and a dapper fashion sense has set him apart from many of his rap peers. (more…)
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As Bobby Shmurda‘s “Hot N*gga” and shmoney dance keep it’s top trending spot, more and more artists are added to the list of the young innovator’s reputable dance hits. (more…)
As if Usher‘s “Good Kisser” wasn’t already sexy, J-Hyphen‘s jumps on the track and gives us a club-friendly version. The ATL crooner takes the Michael Jackson-inspired single and gives it a wavy 180 flip. The track is off his upcoming project Dreams in AudioColor, due later this summer.
You might have heard of her on Meek Mill‘s new single, “I Don’t Know,” meet this week’s #TELLAFRIEND Artist of the Week, Paloma Ford. Born in Long Beach, CA but raised in between the San Fernando Valley and Lancaster, Ohio Paloma got introduced to the game at a very young age. With idols like Michael and Janet Jackson, Prince, Nirvana, Incubus, and Beyonce just to name a few, Paloma grew a strong appreciation for music. Get familiar with my #TELLAFRIEND Artist of the Week, Paloma Ford.
Lead by Justin Timberlake, Michael Jackson‘s single “Love Never Felt So Good” finally gets its set of visuals. It’s no MJ clip without great choreography , and this video has with iconic moves from the legend.
We’re less than a week away from Michael Jackson‘s posthumous album, XSCAPE, but Timbaland keeps the leaks coming! Originally recorded in 1991, the King of Pop was always ahead of the game. Enjoy!
Timbaland is killing it with these Michael Jackson joints! Though this joint never came out while Michael Jackson was still alive, “Chicago” the track is cold! Off the upcoming project Xscape, which is due May 13, this is one track you don’t want to sleep on.
While we eagerly wait Michael Jackson‘s posthumous album Xscape, we finally get the first single! Featuring Justin Timberlake, “Love Never Felt So Good” premiered at last night’s iHeart Music Awards. What do you think of the track?
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.
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!