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Kanye West / Live Orchestra Prepping for ‘Late Registration’ Performance

NEW MUSIC: Tinashe -“Pretend” feat. A$AP Rocky



NEW MUSIC: Travis Scott ( ) - “Sloppy Toppy” (ft. Migos & Peewee Longway)

This shit slaps, goes mad hard.  Peep & D/L Travis Scott’s new mixtape ‘Days Before Rodeo’ here.



#Pharcyde taking me back to the glory years of #HipHop 🙌

#DjSKEE #SkeeLodge #Rap #TBT (at Skee Lodge Studio)

ARTIST TO WATCH: @robert_patrick - “Blood On Our Hands” (w/ Prod. by )

Dope feel, vocals, overall ambiance.

Peep these other tracks too on his YouTube page.  Don’t sleep on the kid.  “Juliet" & "Waiting



NEW MUSIC VID: - “My Song 5” ft. , Vampire Weekend’s , , , Big Sean, Ke$ha, & “SNL“‘s Vanessa Bayer

Lolol totally luv the randomness of this damn vid.  U already know I’m a huge fan of this album & song.

Via Pitchfork:

In it, “Saturday Night Live” star Vanessa Bayer plays Dallas Murphy, the host of a Jerry Springer-style daytime talk show. The members of Haim play guests, as do a number of musicians. Ke$ha plays a woman in love with her cat, while Ferg is a guy whose girlfriend is leaving him for another woman. Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig is a stoic audience member; Grimes chats with Danielle Haim in the waiting room; Big Sean shows up, too, as do Haim’s parents and producer Ariel Rechtshaid.



Hoodie Allen - “People Keep Talking” (Album Trailer)

"People thought I was crazy…But, their dream wasn’t my dream."

ODESZA - “Say My Name” ft. Zyra

(Source: Spotify)

"Shake It Off" - Lefsetz Letter

I love the new track “Shake it Off.”  But I told my friends I’m a lil bummed T Swift is going full on Pop b/c that country splash did help distinguish her.  She’s now going to sound like other top Pop singers, not too distinguishable from the Katy Perrys of the world.  I’m sure I’ll love the album too.  But, time will tell if she’ll be able to still have that edge now that she’s full pop? 

An insightful excerpt from this post:

She was working in that bastion of truth known as country music, now she’s just another faceless pop singer, boosted by Max Martin and Shellback. There’s no difference between her and Katy Perry and the rest of those young women backed up by the old men. They bought insurance. It’s as if your parents hired someone to take your SATs for you, so you could get into an Ivy. Sure, you achieved your goal, but don’t you feel crummy inside, isn’t there a telltale heart?



Interview: Talks About His Visit to Ferguson and Shares His Thoughts on the Michael Brown Shooting