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News Watch WizKid and Tems’ New “Essence” Video The stylish Made in Lagos visual was filmed in Accra, Ghana By Matthew Strauss April 9, 2021 Facebook Twitter WizKid and Tems in “Essence,” directed by DK Facebook Twitter WizKid and Tems have shared the music video for their Made in Lagos collaboration “Essence.” The visual, directed
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News Chynna’s New Song “burnout” Released: Listen The song arrives as New York celebrates the late rapper’s life on Chynna Day By Madison Bloom April 8, 2021 Facebook Twitter Chynna, photo by Cool Tavie Facebook Twitter A new song from late rapper Chynna has been released. “burnout” arrives on New York City’s Chynna Day (April
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News YG’s My Krazy Life Disappears From Streaming Platforms Following “Meet the Flockers” Backlash The song faced renewed criticism and calls for removal due to its lyrics about targeting “Chinese neighborhoods” during burglary attempts By Matthew Strauss April 5, 2021 Facebook Twitter YG, June 2019 (Andrew Toth/Getty Images for Def Jam) Facebook Twitter YG’s 2014
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Lucille Croft and BRVMES just unleashed their brooding new single “Misery” featuring TINYKVT. A synthesis of ethereal soundscapes and alluring vocals, “Misery” is a mesmerizing, bass-driven expression of malevolent temptations. The collaboration hits in instinctive ways considering both producers are drawn to the darker side of dance music — and marks Lucille’s first 2021 release.
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News Quavo and Saweetie Address Video of Apparent Elevator Altercation The two rappers offered brief statements about the incident. Currently, neither is facing charges. By Noah Yoo April 1, 2021 Facebook Twitter Saweetie and Quavo, November 2020 (MEGA/GC Images) Facebook Twitter Quavo and Saweetie have both released statements after footage was published of what appeared
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News YouTube Won’t Pull YG’s “Meet the Flockers” Amid Staff Outcry Over Anti-Asian Lyrics Executives said that the song’s lyrics violated the company’s hate speech policy, but it’s staying up because of an exception made for music videos’ “artistic context” By Evan Minsker March 30, 2021 Facebook Twitter Rich Fury Facebook Twitter YouTube has declined
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Paris-by-way-of-Saint Lucia musician Poté, a.k.a. Sylvern Mathurin, has announced a new album titled A Tenuous Tale of Her. It’s out June 4th and will be the first album released on Bonobo’s new OUTLIER label. Check out the album artwork and tracklist below. The album is described as balancing the rhythmic, celebratory music of Poté’s Caribbean
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Amanda Easton is far from new, and in fact YEDM has even covered her before in the form of a guest artist on Once Around Saturn’s “These Promises” single in 2017. Since then, she released an EP called Polaroids and Postcards that’s both kitschy and evocative, exemplifying the style she’s been creating which she calls “theatrical electronica
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