Run the Jewels is the bold and brash hip-hop duo of independent rappers El-P and Killer Mike, both 39. Michael Render, better known as Killer Mike, began working with Jamie Meline (El-P) after he helped produce Killer Mike’s last album R.A.P. Music in 2012. Since then, their association has not only spawned hip-hop’s latest trailblazing hip-hop duo, but has incited a unique blend of clever wordplay, adventurous delivery, and enticingly aggressive tone from the undiscovered realms of rap music.
Some of El-P’s most notable collaborations in the past have involved
I have Disney singer/actress Zendaya to thank for discovering the remarkable talent that is Kehlani. Sometime in November, Zendaya shared screen captures of the music video of “FWU,” a track off Kehlani’s Cloud 19 mixtape. “Get it sister….so proud of you @kehlanimusic #FWU” – she captioned.
As someone who loves discovering new talent, I hurried over to YouTube, watched the video, and the rest is pretty much history. Dance movies were top notch, track was incredible and Kehlani looked beautiful.
A little background on Kehlani, she is
26 year old Bellevue, Washington native, Malia Cunningham is a singer-songwriting bombshell taking the acoustic soul world by storm. I’ve been a fan of Malia’s music ever since her song “Sunny Days” was reblogged on to my tumblr dashboard about six months ago. There was something about the sound of her voice that was just so soothing, it had me hooked instantly.
Her sound is very reminiscent of India.Arie & Corinne Bailey Rae. So naturally I had to look her up. Turns out she had been posting covers of other peoples work as well as her own more »
Chet Faker is a 26 year old Electronic/Alternative artist hailing from Melbourne, Australia. He spent his early years busking on the streets of his home city before making a name for himself with his cover of Blackstreet’s ‘No Diggity’. Going viral online, his cover went on to be used in the Beck’s Sapphire commercial during the 2012 SuperBowl. Faker went on to sign with Downtown Records in 2012 and released multiple EP’s, collecting various independent awards along the way before releasing his debut album ‘Built On Glass’ in April this year.
Debuting at Number 1 on Australia’s ARIA Albums Chart and being certified Gold, his debut has seen his status grow in the Australian music scene. Most significantly […]
Unless you’ve been living under a rock these last few months, you should know that Nicki Minaj has been releasing hit, after hit, after hit all year long with songs like “Only” featuring Lil Wayne, Drake and Chris Brown, “Anaconda,” “Pills and Potions” and “Bed of Lies,” which she performed at the AMAs last week.
All in preparation for the release of her third studio album, “The Pink Print.” The album was originally set to have a late November release but was then unfortunately pushed back to December 15th!
Last month, Minaj also revealed the deluxe cover art — a pink fingerprint. How fitting! But yesterday, just two weeks prior to the release of the highly anticipated album […]