Having made her proper debut with the single ‘Golden’, South London singer Gabriella Vixen returns with a new track titled ‘Maybe’. Produced by KZ, the song ventures into breezy 90s R&B territory creating a sense of nostalgia. Showcasing her utterly soulful vocals over the upbeat rhythm, Gabriella Vixen is surely poised to ring off this year. Read more […]
We have been raving about Parisian producer Allure for a while now. Releasing his soulfully crafted ‘Opera’ EP last year, he returns with his latest single ‘Lucky Day’. A chic and utterly soulful house cut, this is a soundtrack for those fashionable poolside parties of the summer. The song is taken from a new EP that should be landing soon. For now you can stream ‘Lucky Day’ below.
If you check the music history of Cape Town producer TZARA, one thing that you’ll find is her work rate of creating tracks is on another level. It should also be noted that musical palette is a diverse at they come. Experimenting with a wide array of electronica, her latest track is a soulful and jazzy house flip of the 1985 Rare Silk song ‘Storm’, which is taken from their LP ‘American Eyes’ released on Palo Alto Records.
With her new album ‘Dirty Computer’ landing April 27th’, Janelle Monáe drops another video on the world dubbed ‘PYNK’. Teaming up with Grimes for more of a pop sound, the Emma Westenberg-directed video features Monáe and a crew of women celebrating the female existence, there is a lot of dancing and slogans on panties such as “I Grab Back”. You can also catch actress Tessa Thompson in various clips. While shades of pink decorate parts of the video, you can also conclude that the song pays hommage to a specific female body part. Have a look.
If you scale back and take a look at Wiley’s career as a whole, what you will notice is that aside from making some of the most important grime tracks in the history of the genre, he has also had chart-topping singles that has crossed over into other stylistic lanes. This is exemplified with his latest single ‘Certified’. Teaming up with Shakka, the track is a soul-driven tune pumping with 4×4 drum kicks. A definite banger for the summer, the ‘Godfather of Grime’ does it again. ‘Certified’ is Read more […]
Australian singer and guitarist Milan Ring returns with her slick and sultry single ‘2063’. Rich and soulful, the nightly stir of RnB and Hip-Hop places a healthy emphasis on love while providing a steamy soundtrack to late night happenings behind closed doors. ‘2063’ is currently out now via Milan Ring’s MXMAY imprint. Regarding the song, Milan Ring mentioned: “‘2063’ is essentially a love song about focusing on the important things and not getting caught up in the negative chatter, but Read more […]
About a year ago, London singer Charles first came on our radar with his funky cut ‘Red.Green.Gold’. Having recently shared his soulful tune ‘Darker Shade Of Green’, Charles makes his return with another glorious track called ‘Relax My Mind’. Spacey and atmospheric, the seducing song is smooth as honey, with Charles delivering a hypnotic performance like no one’s business. This single would put a smile on the late great Prince’s face. Have a listen. Read more […]
Texas crooner Leon Bridges explores the process of one letting go in his new video for his single ‘Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand’. Directed by Natalie Rae, the visuals showcase various people’s situations where and their methods of coping with the sadness of loss.
Detroit-born, Vancouver-based singer and musician Khari Wendell McClelland delivers a piece of history with his forthcoming album ‘Freedom Singer’, out April 27th. Delving into the journey of his great-great-great grandmother Kizzy who made the trek from the United States to Canada in the 1800s, the LP is a collection of songs that represent that time period and the possible accompaniment throughout her travel. Co-produced with John Raham, Khari Wendell McClelland blends various musical styles to create one powerful and masterful record.
Swedish star Seinabo Sey makes a statement while completely owning in her video ‘I Owe You Nothing’. Directed by Sheila Johansson with the styling handled by Selam Ghirmay Fessahaye, the visuals feature beautiful and fashionable African women and men of The Gambia sitting with pride whilst Seinabo Sey sternly speaks her mind and looking amazing at it. This is an amazing tune from the superstar. Have a look. Read more […]