Tagged: R&B


Watch Pharrell & Miley Cyrus Move In “Come Get It Bae”

Miley Cyrus‘s cameo on “Come Get It Bae” made for a surprising album highlight from Pharrell’s G I R L: the open hand claps and rhythm guitar that dominate the record twist into fuzzy synths … read more »

POSTED July 23, 2014 11:12AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Swedish R&B Singer Erik Hassle Channels Prince in “Pathetic” Video

FADER PREMIERE Stockholm singer/songwriter Erik Hassle spins the Miguel-and-Prince meter to high on “Pathetic,” with a growly bass line, lyrics that alternate between confidence and self-effacement, choice cuts of falsetto, curly locks propelled northward, leather … read more »

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Nicki Minaj Is the Créme de la Créme on August Alsina’s “No Love” Remix

Gen F alum August Alsina had offered a clear warning on the original version of the song — “Ain’t no lovin’ me, so don’t come looking for love,” he belted over the air-thin R&B beat. Who … read more »

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Raury Blends Acoustic Folk And Broad R&B on “Cigarette Song”

Atlanta’s teenaged Raury returned today with “Cigarette Song,” co-produced by Daytrip and maintaining the folk/soul hybrid sound he’s toyed with on breakout track “God’s Whisper” and FADER favorite “Sunshine.” He sent us over a few … read more »

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K. Roosevelt Delivers Journey, the Latest EP From Hit-Boy’s HS87 Crew

FADER PREMIERE It ain’t about where we start, or where we end up/ it’s about what we learn when we get in there… oh yeah, we getting there, LA-based K. Roosevelt sings on “Let It … read more »

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Shlohmo & Jeremih Liberate Their Collaborative EP No More

After teasing for well over a year, No More, the collaborative Shlohmo and Jeremih EP is finally here. It took a while for me to get into Shlohmo–the name had floated over from the West … read more »

POSTED July 17, 2014 1:20PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,

At Home With: Tinashe

Tinashe still lives with her parents, and she doesn’t give a damn what you think about it. In the latest installment of At Home With—a series presented by Sonos and The FADER where we peek … read more »

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Listen to Tinashe and Dave Sitek’s Slinky, Sensuous “Xylaphone”

Courtesy of Dr Pepper, which now, as brands these days all seem wont to, hosts a cool-chasing “artist pairing series” called Dr Pepper Studio Sessions, comes a collaboration between Tinashe and Dave Sitek of TV … read more »

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Tyler, the Creator & Kali Uchis Duet Over Musty Soul on the “Aunt Wang Syrup Theme Song”

In our F92 GEN F profile of Colombian singer Kali Uchis, we mentioned her working on music in L.A. with Tyler, the Creator. Today, we stumbled upon the first leak from those sessions: Tyler’s “Aunt … read more »

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Watch SZA and Willow Smith Duet in Brooklyn

Last night, on an Afropunk-curated bill that also included Cakes Da Killa and Princess Nokia, smooth-voiced singer SZA performed at Rough Trade in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn. In a surprise move, she pulled tiny … read more »

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