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Jul 27 Listen: Victoria Monét – “Do You Like It”

With songs like Drake‘s Controlla still gaining traction, Caribbean-flavored tunes seem to be originating left, right, and center. Following the release of Ariana Grande-guested Better Days, the insanely-talented singer-songwriter Victoria Monét debuts the dancefloor-ready “Do You Like It.” With the highly-contagious Do You Like It, Monét, who hits the road with Fifth Harmony shortly, sets the bar high, opting for an essentially groovy output sidelined by an utterly catchy beat. Hear the track below!

Jun 16 Listen: Victoria Monét – “Better Days”

If her beautifully-constructed pieces of music have yet to pull you in, you should at least know and appreciate the name Victoria Monét by now for her remarkable contributions to Ariana Grande’s latest LP, Dangerous Woman. Following the release of the second instalment of her “Nightmares & Lullabies” series, Monét returns with a lullaby entitled “Better Days,” and dedicated to those going through hard times and most importantly, the heartbreaking events that overcast Orlando this past weekend. Produced by Flip, “Better Days” as the title suggests, is Monét’s way of telling people going through hard times that there is a...more

Aug 03 Artists of the Week (August 3 – August 10)

Here at Trendio we like to introduce you up-and-coming artists first. In the last couple of months, we’ve brought the likes of Scott Helman, Tink, Jess Glynne, Years & Years, Jon Bellion, Devon Baldwin, and many more. The week ending July 31, we carried on the ~introduce you to new artists~ tradition with four incredible acts: organic-sounding Martin Luke Brown, Sweden’s Ace Wilder, electro-R&B Brayton Bowman, and musical trio, MisterWives. Starting this week, we have decided to move over #AOTW to Mondays, as opposed to the usual Fridays, because why not. The four lovely artists we’re introduce to you this...more

Aug 03 Featured: Victoria Monét

“so proud of my bff / favorite writer / person to work with / moonlight babe,” Ariana Grande once tweeted about my pick for #AOTW. Singing, songwriting, visually-compelling music videos, Victoria Monet is your girl. Monet, who has been in the industry for a while, started off as a songwriter, penning tracks for the likes of the aforementioned Ariana Grande, Chris Brown, Fifth Harmony, and more. Monét first caught our attention this year, after she released the second installment of her Nightmares & Lullabies EP series, which premiered on Billboard. The seven-track EP, filled with nothing but great tracks, received...more

Jun 15 Stream: Victoria Monét – ‘Nightmares & Lullabies: Act II’ (EP)

Victoria Monét is one of the most promising R&B artists out right now. Less than a year ago, she released her debut EP, ‘Nightmares & Lullabies: Act I,’ a 5 EP with two major features, Ty Dolla $ign and B.o.B. Today, following the release of “See The Light,” Monét drops the second part of the ‘Nightmares & Lullabies’ series, which according to her “is a metaphor for the juxtapositions one’s life can display — bad days vs the best ones and how they can play off of each other.” According to Billboard, the EP, which “makes [Monét] feel like a mother,”  is executively...more

Jun 01 Listen: Victoria Monét – “See the Light”

Victoria Monét is an American singer-songwriter with songwriting ties to Chris Brown, Fifth Harmony and Ariana Grande. Later this month, on July 16th, her sophomore EP “Nightmares & Lullabies – Act II” will be released. In anticipation of the release, Monét has released three songs from the EP — the most recent being “See The Light,” which saw a FADER premiere on June 1. Describing the Tommy Brown and Mr. Franks-produced track to FADER, she stated: “‘See The Light’ is a song about sharing those feelings with someone special who understands where you’re coming from. After all, those bad days...more