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Video: The-Dream, “Wake Me When It’s Over”

The-Dream has been steadily promoting Def Jam’s December 18 re-release of his free album 1977. Today he shares this dramatic video for “Wake Me When It’s Over,” the track that debuted the project back in … read more »

POSTED December 6, 2012 1:58PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,
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Mystikal, “Hit Me” MP3

Mystikal’s new track, “Hit Me,” feels like a triumph. His past is littered with extreme highs and lows, but he’s in a remorseful and healthy present and you can feel that regeneration at work on … read more »

POSTED December 6, 2012 1:38PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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Stream: Big Boi f. Kid Cudi, “She Hates Me”

“She Hates Me” is the the latest offering from Big Boi’s Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors. It’s a low-key affair, featuring Kid Cudi’s signature la la la on the hook. Stream: Big Boi f. Kid … read more »

POSTED December 3, 2012 10:36AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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Stream: Rick Ross, “100 Black Coffins”

“100 Black Coffins” is Rick Ross’ offering from the Django Unchained soundtrack. The film, which is directed by Quentin Tarantino, stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson and Jamie Foxx, who produced “Coffins.” Listen to the … read more »

POSTED November 30, 2012 7:29PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,
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Download Omarion’s Care Package EP

Rick Ross continues his campaign to resurrect careers with Omarion’s first Maybach Music-released collection, Care Package. The free EP includes “M.I.A.” featuring Wale (already reimagined as “NYC” by Tim Vocals), and a bunch of bedroom … read more »

POSTED November 29, 2012 5:20PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,
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Watch New Chapters of R. Kelly’s Trapped in the Closet

UPDATE 11/30/12: In an interview with Fast Company, R. Kelly has claims that the Trapped in the Closet book from the saga’s new chapters will become a real, published book. The tome will allegedly function … read more »

POSTED November 29, 2012 3:53PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,
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Watch Questlove’s J Dilla-Inspired Boiler Room Set

Last month, Questlove, Flying Lotus and Joey Bada$$, among others, performed at a Red Bull Music Academy-hosted Boiler Room in NYC. As always, the entire thing was streamed live, but now Questo’s entire hour-long, J … read more »

POSTED November 28, 2012 4:27PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (6) TAGS: , ,
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Watch Future and Kelly Rowland on Jimmy Kimmel

Future and Kelly Rowland appeared on last night’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, performing their duet version of “Neva End” from Pluto 3D, the deluxe edition of Future’s album that was released yesterday. Future also … read more »

POSTED November 28, 2012 10:41AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Video: Charli XCX f. Brooke Candy, “Cloud Aura”

Charli XCX delivers a fuzzy, black and white video for “Cloud Aura,” her collaboration with Brooke Candy. It tracks the two as if they were being followed by a security camera and features spliced clips … read more »

POSTED November 28, 2012 10:30AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,
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Stream: T.I. f. Andre 3000, “Sorry”

When Big Boi released “In the A” yesterday, we noted that T.I. sounded recharged, but, as evidenced by “Sorry” with Andre 3000, it wasn’t a fluke. With a hook sung by Stacy Barthe that goes … read more »

POSTED November 27, 2012 5:20PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,