Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Alex Clare teams up with Kelis and Don Diablo on ‘Give It All’

British dubstep soul artist Alex Clare has teamed up with US R&B artist Kelis to add vocals on producer Don Diablo's new cut 'Give It All'. Akin to some of Clare's previous work, the track succumbs to an elextro-soul vibe, whilst the 'Caught Out There'...

Ellie Goulding collaborates with Nike on free ‘Halcyon Remix’

Sports brand Nike has collaborated with British songstress Ellie Goulding to unveil a remix of latest album Halcyon. The 45-minute set is an enchanting FREE mix for fans and adds some impressive textures onto an already-impressive LP. Check it out below: [soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/88003812?secret_token=s-7PDaF" params="show_artwork=true&secret_url=true" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true"...

Common remixes Jay-Z’s ‘Open Letter’

The hype (or I suppose you could call it furore) amongst Jay-Z's latest cut 'Open Letter' has made as much headline news as the purpose for what it was written. For those out the loop, Jay-Z penned the track as a response to the...

Early Kendrick Lamar mixtape discovered, and it’s sounding pretty sweet!

An early mixtape by a 16-year old Kendrick Lamar has been unearthed, and it's pretty damn good! Whilst many had only heard of Lamar when he was bought to the forefront of the industry last year, it turns out the rapper was still spitting...

Lana Del Rey previews ‘Young and Beautiful’ from ‘The Great Gatsby’ soundtrack

New music just in! US singer/songwriter Lana Del Rey has just previewed her new track 'Young and Beautiful', taken from the forthcoming soundtrack for 'The Great Gatsby' movie. Whilst I've never really 'understood' the hype around Lana Del Rey, I have to say that this...

Kid Cudi enlists King Chip and, err, Michael Bolton on ‘Afterwards’

US hiphop artist Kid Cudi has enlisted music legend Michael Bolton and King Chip on new single 'Afterwards (Bring Your Friends)'. The track, taken from Cudi's forthcoming new LP 'Indicud', has a simple yet progressive beat, with both Bolton and Chip providing some strong...

Jai Paul quietly releases self-titled debut album – listen & download here.

British artist Jai Paul has quietly released his self-titled debut album on Bandcamp. The release from the notorious artist came without any direct PR or associated notice; moreso Paul has let the art of social media spread the word for him. All the tracks...

Neneh Cherry returns with Four Tet-produced ‘Nina’

Iconic Swedish musician Neneh Cherry has returned to the music scene with new single 'Nina', produced by Four-Tet. The Aztec-inspired track is a collaboration between Cherry and Jungle Brother Afrika Baby Bam. Unusual as it is by today's dance-led charts, the track does cement as...

Fantasia enlists Kelly Rowland and Missy Elliott on new single ‘Without Me’

US R&B artist has returned to the scene by unleashing her new single 'Without Me', featuring Kelly Rowland and Missy Elliott. It's a smooth beat-ridden ballad but powerful as; it harks back to what we all used to call the 'urban scene' at the turn...

Basement Jaxx return with ‘Back 2 The Wild’

Basement Jaxx are back!! One of the UK house scene’s godfathers make a welcome return with a batch of brand new material, and their first track is a return to quirky form. Taking cues to their jungle-esque inspired hits (a la Bingo Bango), new...