Tagged: Tim Vocals


Tim Vocals f. Nino Man, “We Thuggin” MP3

In a match made in sensitive thug heaven, the recently freed Harlem crooner Tim Vocals, alongside frequent collaborator Nino Man, covers August Alsina’s 2013 hit “I Luv This Shit.” In typically disarming form, Vocals’ rework … read more »

POSTED January 9, 2014 3:14PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Stream: Tim Vocals, “Stadium”

FADER PREMIERE GEN F alum Tim Vocals, the uptown singer known for writing new weed and gun-focused lyrics for popular R&B songs, has been incarcerated since February 2013, following a late 2012 parole violation. Before … read more »

POSTED December 10, 2013 11:06AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: ,

Video: Tim Vocals, “Next”

The arrival of the video for Tim Vocals‘ latest G-mix, an interpolation of The Weeknd’s “Next” from Vocals’ Live From Harlem mixtape, comes with the harrowing news of his incarceration. The video for “Next,” in … read more »


At Home With: Tim Vocals

When we met up with polarizing crooner Tim Vocals at the Harlem apartment of a friend, he was starting his day off with a viewing of Sugar Hill, a 1993 film set in the same … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2012 11:27AM IN AT HOME WITH Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Download The FADER #83 Podcast

We supplement every issue of The FADER with a podcast showcasing jams from the magazine’s featured artists, and this year’s Now Issue was no exception. We tried to keep this one smoooooth: Hear cover-star Miguel’s … read more »

POSTED December 10, 2012 1:50PM IN The FADER TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

GEN F: Tim Vocals

Weed Al Yankovic. That’s what I started calling Tim Vocals in my mind about halfway through his opening set for Chief Keef’s New York debut at SOB’s this past June. While onstage, Vocals sang about … read more »

POSTED December 10, 2012 10:05AM IN GEN F Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

RV Sessions: Tim Vocals

The FADER FORT Presented by Converse returned to New York this fall, setting up in Brooklyn for four days. During moments of downtime, we invited FORT performers to perform acoustic and freestyle in our RV … read more »

POSTED October 29, 2012 10:20AM IN Featured - FADERFORT, Fort Video Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Tim Vocals, “NYC”

Uptown hit-remaker Tim Vocals floats his pinched alto over Omarion and Wale’s “MIA” on “NYC,” the bafflingly tender drug-pushing ballad from this summer’s Live From Harlem mixtape. Vocals associate Jaf, whose Twitter account is private, … read more »

POSTED October 8, 2012 3:45PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,

Tim Vocals f. Fred The Godson, “Trap Life (Remix)” MP3

In the late ’90s, super producer and pint-sized mogul Jermaine Dupri described R&B group Jagged Edge as “if DMX was singing to a girl.” The comparison seemed accurate at the time, if only because Jagged … read more »

POSTED September 5, 2012 11:50AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,
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Video: Tim Vocals, “K in the Trunk”

Although R&B newcomer Tim Vocals has ditched the camcorder aesthetic of his threatening earlier videos, the Harlem singer still has a penchant for crooning sweetly about getting lit and flashing guns. The polished video for … read more »

POSTED August 2, 2012 6:48PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,