Tagged: Alicia Keys


Watch Kendrick Lamar and Alicia Keys Perform “It’s On Again” With Special Guests

Friday Night, Kendrick Lamar and Alicia Keys performed their collaborative single “It’s On Again” from The Amazing Spider-Man 2 soundtrack on The Tonight Show. Though Pharrell who produced the track didn’t make an appearance, the … read more »

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Stream: Alicia Keys f. Kendrick Lamar, “It’s On Again” (Prod. by Pharrell)

Today, Alicia Keys delivers a powerful new song entitled “Its On Again,” an unexpected collaboration featuring Kendrick Lamar and produced by Pharrell. A robust opening line from Lamar forecasts an impressive track; “It’s On Again” … read more »

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By The Numbers: Miguel’s Kaleidoscope Dream

In By The Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits. This week, we tackle Miguel’s R&B opus Kaleidoscope Dream, which is out today via ByStorm/RCA Records. The … read more »

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A Guide to Hip-Hop’s Love for Anna Wintour

On Kanye West’s new jam “Theraflu,” among the many friendships he shouts out to bolster his rep is Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour, often considered the most powerful woman in fashion. It’s not the first time … read more »

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Nina Simone: The Rebel

We’re already hard at work on FADER #79, our annual Icon Issue. You’ll have to wait to see who we’ve chosen this year when the issue hits stands in May. But today, Nina Simone’s birthday, … read more »

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Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire, “Unthinkable (RemeX)” MP3

On “Unthinkable (RemeX),” Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire bolsters Alicia Keys’ original remorseful track with an uncharacteristically revealing opening verse. Channeling his heartbreak and regret, Exqo proves he’s not just adept at displaying his classic Brooklyn bravado, … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2012 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Video: Jay-Z Performs at Carnegie Hall

Last night, Jay-Z performed the first of two planned benefit shows at New York’s Carnegie Hall, backed by an orchestra and the Illadelphonics, an ensemble featuring Questlove and Bilal. Liza Minnelli was there. Over the … read more »

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CFCF’s Night Bus II Mix MP3

I understand the sentiment of the Night Bus genre and agree that it’s generally well named; it evokes a certain sort of feeling—long pans of America’s darkened interstate, headlights refracting off the window, alone among … read more »

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Diplo’s Triple J Radio Mix MP3

Diplo‘s Mad Decent World Wide Radio mix for Australian radio station Triple J, who we’ve bizarrely posted about twice today, is the mix of a dude no stranger to blending into Ciara’s “Ride.” In the … read more »

POSTED October 13, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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This “Mad Love in Crazy Times” Compliation Is the Sweetest Gift

As a gift to his wife on their fifth wedding anniversary, Yojimbo Billions asked a bunch of his friends—one of whom runs the blog Lyfstyl, who asked a bunch of his friends—to record covers of … read more »

POSTED May 13, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,