Tagged: R&B

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Stream: Sway Clarke II, “Secret Garden”

FADER PREMIERE Last time, Berlin-via-Toronto’s Sway Clarke II his us with the Frank Ocean-meets-Lorde flow, and now he’s on a Elton John-Miguel trip with “Secret Garden,” its beat like a broken-down “Bennie and the Jets” … read more »

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JoJo Mazda Backseat Studio

Video: JoJo, “Demonstrate” (Live in the Mazda Backseat Studio)

At this year’s The FADER FORT Presented by Converse, Mazda provided totally free shuttle rides to and from our home base in downtown Austin. Additionally, they pulled aside a few hype-worthy acts for intimate acoustic … read more »

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Video: Shy Girls, “Voyeur’s Gaze”

FADER PREMIERE Portland’s Shy Girls has a truly glamorous new video for “Voyeur’s Gaze,” a track off of his beautiful EP from last year, Timeshare (which our own Duncan Cooper called “straightforward, slow R&B in … read more »

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Stream: DJ Cassidy f. R. Kelly, “Make The World Go Round”

FADER PREMIERE Even though he’s been in the game for a while, celebrity jockey DJ Cassidy is only now about to release Paradise Royale, his debut album. Our latest preview of that release is “Make … read more »

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Stream: Gallant, “Jupiter Greyscale”

FADER PREMIERE L.A.-based singer Gallant’s ambient R&B steady rolls beneath his narcotic falsetto, not unlike oft comparisons The Weeknd and How to Dress Well. His latest track, “Jupiter Greyscale,” produced by UK’s Maths Time Joy, … read more »

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Stream: August Alsina, “Kissin’ on My Tattoos”

August Alsina seems to be going full gentleman from what he’s shared so far from his forthcoming debut album, Testimony. The typically bawdy New Orleans singer has set aside his “Fuck Bitches Get Paid” ways … read more »

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Video: Tinashe f. Schoolboy Q, “2 On”

Tinashe has been bubbling for a while, but this feels like her star-making moment: here’s her new video for “2 On,” a Schoolboy Q-featuring club number with DJ Mustard on the beat. The LA-via-Kentucky singer’s … read more »

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Watch Drake Perform a New Song In Birmingham

Special guests, appearances from an -ex and new songs, oh my! Drake’s definitely winding down his Would You Like A Tour? tour in style. Tonight in Birmingham, UK, Drake “switched up the program” and debuted … read more »

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Stream: Astronautica feat. JMSN, “How It’s Gonna Be”

FADER PREMIERE Not to be confused with the Brooklyn electronic label Astro Nautico, Astronautica is the solo alias of Edrina K. Martinez, a 21-year-old Los Angeles producer and Daedelus protégé who has a four-track EP … read more »

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Video: Thurmon Green, “The Grind”

FADER PREMIERE LA-born, NYC-based singer Thurmon Green breathes smooth, breezy vocals over his addictive R&B songs, drawing from artists like D’angelo, Miguel and The Neptunes for a truly modern miss-mash. And a new music video … read more »

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