Wednesday, 27 February 2013

iVideo... Laura Mvula - Human Nature (Michael Jackson Cover)

Laura Mvula joins Trevor Nelson for a special edition of BBC 1Xtra's Live Lounge and she takes on Michael Jackson's "Human Nature". Watch the visuals UP top...


iMusic... Mariah Carey - Touch My Body (Sweater Beats Bootleg)

PURE VIBES from New York producer Antonio Cuna aka Sweater Beats as he revamps and reworks Mariah Carey's "Touch My Body" to excellent effects, for our listening enjoyment. Listen below and get your free download underneath...


iMusic... Metabeats + Vanity Jay - Passport (Video)

I knew I was missing out by not checking out Metabeats' new record with Vanity Jay titled "Passport" but I didn't know how much I was missing out until now. Here's the excellent new music video for "Passport" which was recently premiered by Dazed & Confused, check it out UP top... "Passport" is out NOW on Associated Minds and you can purchase it on iTunes.


iAfrica... Wizkid - Azonto (Video)

Directed by Mr. Moe Musa, here is the brand new music video from Afrobeats superstar Wizkid for his "Azonto" single. The video was just premiered at the Star We Love Music event in Lagos Nigeria, enjoy the video rip UP top...


iPoetry... Jasmine Mans + Samira Gibson - Tupac's Back

King Jasmine!!! That's all I can say at this point. Listen below...

Download: Jasmine Mans + Samira Gibson - Tupac's Back


iMusic... Hotwire - Feel It (Video)

Emerging British Hip-Hop/R&B group Hotwire has recently released the music video for their latest single "Feel It" which is produced by the group themselves. Watch the visuals UP top and purchase the trio's single right now on iTunes.


iMusic... Anna Lena & The Orchids - View Of My Sanity

Here is introducing to you, Norwegian Singer/Songwriter Anna Lena & The Orchids with her latest single titled "View of My Sanity" which is the lead single from her self-titled debut E.P which is to be released on March 21. Comparisons to Sharon Van Etten have already been made about Anna Lena and for good reason too, this is a very good record. Listen below...


iMusic... Joel Baker - Between King's Cross & Old Street (Covers E.P)

British Singer/Songwriter Joel Baker unveils his latest project, a 6-track covers E.P titled Between King's Cross & Old Street (any Londoner will love that title to bits). Listen below as Mr. Baker brings his own unique flavour and twist to songs by Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, King Of Leon and Eagle Eye Cherry among others.


Tuesday, 26 February 2013

iAfrica... Davido - Gobe (Video)

Davido is back with another hit video for his new single  for the year entitled "Gobe". The video is fresh and funky and filmed in a beautiful location. Watch "Gobe" UP above...


iMusic... Last Night In Paris - Breathe (Video)

The latest visuals from the Last Night In Paris crew comes by way of the Illegal Music and Chris Green-produced "Breathe" by Collard, KC and Taurean Roye. The visuals are directed by Jordon Wi-Fi and you can watch it UP top...


iMusic... Gorgon City + Yasmin - Real (Video)

Out now on Black Butter Records, here is the brand new music video from Gorgon City for "Real" which features Yasmin on vocals. Taken from their recently released E.P of the same name which you can purchase here, check out the video UP top...


iMusic... Carly Rae Jepsen - Tonight I'm Getting Over You (Video)

This is MY JAM right now!!! Carly Rae Jepsen drops the brand new video for her fourth single "Tonight I'm Getting Over You" from her excellent Kiss album. Watch the visuals UP top...


iMusic... Hayley Cassidy - Wish You Well (Video)

From British R&B/Soul singer and songwriter Hayley Cassidy's recently released free album Stripped comes this short viral video for "Wish You Well (Outro)" which is the final song on the critically-acclaimed album. Check out the video UP top...


iMusic... Victizzle + Lola Godheld - Time To Shine (Video)

MOBO Award-winning artist and producer Victizzle and Dove Award-winner Lola Godheld link up on this brand new single titled "Time To Shine" which is produced by Victizzle himself and set for release on April 22. Check out the June Brothers-directed visuals UP top...

Pre-Order: Victizzle + Lola Godheld - Time To Shine (iTunes)


Monday, 25 February 2013

iAfrica... Mr. Bistop - Paya Paya (Video)

Brand new music video from Mr. Bistop - formerly of popular Nigerian Pop group Bracket - for his latest single titled "Paya Paya" which is off of his forthcoming debut album. Enjoy it UP top and download the single here.


iPoetry... Hollie McNish - Cupcakes (Video)

The first reason I fell in love with Spoken Word again in my adult life, British performance poet and Spoken Word artist Hollie McNish recites her latest poetry piece titled "Cupcakes". Watch it UP top as Hollie McNish laments about rather being a woman...


iVideo... Jay-Z + Jermaine Dupri - Money Ain't A Thang (So So Def 20th Anniversary)

Last night (February 25) while the Oscar awards were going down, Jermaine Dupri and a whole host of Hip-Hop/R&B starts and Atlanta legends were having a great time at the So So Def 20th Anniversary concert. Here's Jay-Z performing the classic cut "Money Ain't A Thang" with Mr. Dupri... You can watch some more cuts from Jay-Z's performance after the jump...

iAfrica... Burna Boy + Dammy Krane + Vector + Olamide - Touch Your Toes (Remix)

In the build up to his two new singles that are due to drop this week, Burna Boy has released the remix to his old underground hit "Touch Your Toes" which features Dammy Krane, Olamide and Vector and production by Leriq. Watch out for Burna's debut album which is dropping in the 2nd quarter of 2013. Listen and download "Touch Your Toes" down below...

Download Link: Burna Boy + Dammy Krane + Olamide + Vector - Touch Your Toes Remix


iMusic... Frank Ocean - Eyes Like Sky (Unreleased)

Start your new week with some unreleased Frank Ocean music, said to be from his Channel Orange recording sessions. Very guitar-driven and very very nice, listen below...


Friday, 22 February 2013

iMusic... Parker Ighile - So Beautiful (Video)

Fast-rising Nigerian producer and recent signee to Nicki Minaj's new record label, Parker Ighile debuts the brand new music video for his debut song "So Beautiful" which is off of his forthcoming mixtape titled Young, Dumb & 21. Check out the visuals which were shot in California and directed by Yasha Malekzad and Ali Zamani, up top...


iAfrica... Chidinma + Wizkid - Emi Ni Baller (Remix)

This remix is as BIG as they come! Wizkid and Chidinma link up for this massive remix of Chidinma's latest single "Emi Ni Baller", produced by Legendury Beatz. Listen below...


iMusic... Kendrick Lamar + Drake - Poetic Justice (Video)

From the critically acclaimed major label debut album from Kendrick Lamar, Good Kid, m.A.A.d City, comes the music video for one of the album's choice cuts - "Poetic Justice" featuring Drake. Watch it UP top...


iMusic... Teedra Moses - Be Your Girl (Kaytranada Edition)

It's Friday and we've got some brand new Bass For Ya Face courtesy of Canadian producer Kaytranada who takes this Teedra Moses classic song "Be Your Girl" and turns it into one exciting bass-heavy dance floor filler. Listen below and get your free download underneath...

Download: Teedra Moses - Be Your Girl (Kaytranada Edition)


iMusic... Courtney Bennett - Try (Certified UK)

Certified UK and emerging R&B singer/songwriter Courtney Bennett head down to G Shock East store in London for the latest episode of Certified UK's Say Your Piece. The London singer performs an acoustic rendition of his latest single "Try", watch it UP top...


iMusic... Esskay - Mr. Tramp (Video)

Recently premiered on SBTV is the brand new music video from emerging British rapper Esskay for his latest single titled "Mr. Tramp" which is the lead single from his forthcoming mixtape White Noise. Shot and directed by Tracer Ital from Nothing But Talent, check it out UP top...


iAfrica... Ada - Bobo Me (Video)

Directed by Patrick Ellis, here is the brand new video from FreeNation Inc recording artist and Alternative/Pop singer and songwriter Ada for her latest single titled "Bobo Me". Check it out UP top and download the single here.


iAfrica... Josh - Figure 8 (Video)

Directed by Clarence Peters, here is the latest music video from Nigerian R&B/Pop singer Josh for his single "Figure 8" which is currently ringing bells in the clubs and radio. Watch the visuals UP top...


iAfrica... J.Martins - Good Life

J Martins has released another gem titled "Good Life". A follow up to his internationally acclaimed "Good Time". "Good Life" boasts a Pan- African sound and includes a classic sample from the "Les Garagistes" of Ivory Coast. The song is delivered in a smooth English and pidgin rhythm and shows appreciation to God by thanking him for his Grace. Listen and Download "Good Life" Down Below...

Download Link: J Martins - Good Life


Wednesday, 20 February 2013

iAfrica... DJ Xclusive + Skales + May D + Tillaman - No Time

DJ Xclusive has dropped the 1st single from his upcoming Mixtape titled "No Time". The single features Skales, May D and Tillaman and was produced by DJ Xclusive and Tyrone. Listen and Download "No Time" down below...


iMusic... Bat For Lashes - Lilies (Video)

From one of the best albums of last year The Haunted Man, Natasha Khan aka Bat For Lashes debuts the music video for one of the album cuts titled "Lilies" which is directed by Peter Sluszka. You're going to like this one - Natasha is brilliant, the visuals are fun and bright and the song is captiivating.


iPoetry... Deanna Rodger - Smoking Kills (Video)

London Spoken Word artist and performance poet Deanna Rodger debuts a brand new piece titled "Smoking Kills" over a really dope sounding Henry Wu production. The poetry piece comes with visuals released by StepSons TV. Check it out UP top...


iMusic... Paper Crows - Pieces Of Yourself x Changing Colours

We literally just got introduced to this Indie/Electronic duo by the name of Paper Crows and we're loving them so far. Made up of London vocalist Emma Panas and Glasgow-based producer Duncan McDougall, Paper Crows are working on a brand new single to be released in a few months but in the meantime we can enjoy these two excellent songs from the duo, "Pieces Of Yourself" and "Changing Colours"...


iAfrica... Dammy Krane + Pasuma - Ligali (Video)

Directed by Patrick Ellis and featuring a cameo appearance from Tonto Dikeh, here is the music video for Nigerian Pop star Dammy Krane's latest single titled "Ligali" which features Fuji veteran Pasuma. Check it out UP top...


iMusic... Bobii Lewis - Cut Me Some Slack (Video)

Brand new music and accompanying visuals from London R&B singer Bobii Lewis titled "Cut Me Some Slack" which is his follow-up to last year's "Grenade" which was supported and featured by the likes of BBC 1Xtra and Metro UK among others. Check out Bobii's new visuals UP top and get the new single via iTunes below


Tuesday, 19 February 2013

iAfrica... Pesach - Wedding Day

Here's the brand new single from creative Nigerian singer and songwriter Pesach titled "Wedding Day" for your listening pleasure. This one has got a definite indigenous and almost Highlife feel to it, listen below and download underneath...


iAfrica... Yeyeboiz - Lose Control

Emerging Nigerian Pop duo Yeyeboiz follow up their debut single with this brand new track titled "Lose Control" which is produced by Vtek who also produced P-Square's latest single "Magical Healing". Check it out below...


Monday, 18 February 2013

iMusic... Gorgon City - Real E.P

Out NOW on Black Butter Records and featuring Yasmin on the E.P's titled track, here is the brand new 4-track affair from North London production duo Gorgon City. Enjoy listening to the Real E.P in full below:


iAfrica... Lace - Feere (Whistle)

Newly signed to fast-rising record label, Dozage Records, Benin Republic singing sensation Lace unveils his brand new single titled "Feere (Whistle)" taken from his forthcoming album Benin 2 Naija, for our listening pleasure. Check it out below...


Saturday, 16 February 2013

iAfrica... Wizkid - Lagos To Soweto

Wizkid has released the audio to his new single called "Lagos 2 Soweto" produced by Maleek Berry. "Lagos 2 Soweto" is dedicated to all the African girls. Listen and Download "Lagos 2 Soweto" down below...

Download Link: Wizkid - Lagos 2 Soweto


Friday, 15 February 2013

iMusic... Last Night In Paris - Roses E.P

Fresh from being named Guardian's New Band of the Day earlier today (February 15), London collective Last Night In Paris unveil their debut E.P titled Roses. Do like I'm doing now and listen to the 11-track affair, FREE download underneath too...

iMusic... T2 - Heartbroken (DE$iGNATED Remix)

This is another massive remix from production duo DE$iGNATED and this time they set their sights on T2's classic tune "Heartbroken" and brought it back to life for 2013 via this excellent House remix. Listen below and head over to their Facebook page for your FREE download...


iAfrica... Jeff Jones + Mista Silva - Oti To

Emerging UK Afrobeats artist Jeff Jones links up with Mista Silva and Deinde for the release of his brand new single titled "Oti To" with the official music video set to be released shortly. Check it out below and head over to iTunes to grab your copy.


iMusic... Lewis Watson - Into The Wild (Video)

Emerging Oxford Singer/Songwriter Lewis Watson unveils the music video for his latest single "Into The Wild" for our viewing pleasure. The single is taken from his forthcoming The Wild E.P which is due to be released on March 26.


iAfrica... Banky W - Yes/No (Ndani Sessions)

As his brand new album R&BW hits stores, E.M.E label boss and Nigerian R&B veteran Banky W links up with Ndani TV to perform a piano rendition of his lead single "Yes/No" exclusively for Ndani Sessions. Watch it UP top...


iMusic... Gamu - Shake The Room (Video)

Former X-Factor UK contestant and Cheryl Cole's arch nemesis Gamu is back in the limelight with the release of her debut single titled "Shake The Room". Premiered exclusively on the Mail Online, watch it UP top... Her debut album A Love Like This follows shortly...


iMusic... YJ - Avenues Of Love

Brand new music from London rapper YJ for the Valentine's season. This one is titled "Avenue's Of Love" and it is produced by Mokeyzz. Listen below...


Thursday, 14 February 2013

iMusic... Lana Del Rey - Burning Desire (Video)

While we wait for that new Lana Del Rey album, she continues to bless us with what I like to call "music in the interim". This one titled "Burning Desire" comes by way of Lana's new partnership with Jaguar for the car maker's new F-Type automobile, the song is also the official soundtrack for a special film being made by Jaguar starring Homeland's Damian Lewis to be released in the Spring. Check out the official music video UP top featuring the F-TYPE!


iMusic... Jessie Ware - Diamonds (Rihanna Cover)

Earlier today (February 14), Jessie Ware took to BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge to perform an amazing cover rendition of Rihanna's hit single "Diamonds", which Jessie described as one of her favourite Pop songs of 2012/2013. Watch Jessie's cover UP top...


iMusic... Justin Timberlake + Jay-Z - Suit & Tie (Video)

Directed by David Fincher, watch the music video for Justin Timberlake's comeback single "Suit & Tie" featuring Jay-Z - both men are styled entirely by Tom Ford - UP top...


iMusic... Nick Brewer - So Good (Video)

Emerging British rapper Nick Brewer drops something off especially for Valentine's Day by way of a brand new net video for a song titled "So Good" which samples the classic "When Somebody Loves You Back"  by  the late great Teddy Pendergrass. Watch it UP top...


Wednesday, 13 February 2013

iMusic... Little Simz - Marilyn Monroe (Video)

Exciting emerging female Hip-Hop artist Little Simz comes through with some brand new music and accompanying visuals to go with it. Featuring Chucks and Remus, this one is titled "Marilyn Monroe", check out the Jay Cee-directed video UP top...


iAfrica... May D - So Many Tinz

Having released his new video "Gat Me High" earlier this year, Mister May D has dropped his new single "So Many Tinz". The track was produced by Fliptyce who also produced "ile ijo". Listen to "So Many Tinz" down below...


iMusic... Alicia Keys - You Don't Know My Name (SPOONZ Remix)

UK-based Ghanaian DJ/Producer SPOONZ provides the perfect antithesis for the current Alicia Keys single by offering up this sublime remix of one of her classics "You Don't Know My Name". Listen to the excellent remix/rework and download it for free HERE!


iMusic... Husky - Circles

Pure vibes from 19-year old Detroit producer Husky on his latest song titled "Circles". Channeling that old school slash mellow Jazz vibe to perfection, listen below...


iMusic... Jacob Banks - Dear Simone (i-N Session)

Brit Soul newcomer Jacob Banks offers up this heart-warming acoustic rendition of his song "Dear Simone" for ID Magazine's i-N Session. The single is taken from his recently released The Monologue E.P which you can download HERE. Watch it UP top...


iVideo... Erykah Badu – What Cha’ Gonna Do For Me? (Chaka Khan Cover)

The 2013 BET Honors aired on Monday night (February 11) in honor of Halle Berry, Chaka Khan, Clarence Avant, T.D Jakes and Lisa Leslie and the legendary Erykah Badu took to the stage to perform "What Cha' Gonna Do For Me?" in tribute of the great Chaka Khan. Check it out after the jump...

iMusic... HAIM - Falling

The brand new single from California Pop sibling trio and BBC Sound of 2013 HAIM titled "Falling" was released yesterday (February 12) and it is a brilliant record! Purchase it on iTunes right NOW - HERE! Listen below and look out for their forthcoming E.P of the same name which is due out on April 1...


Tuesday, 12 February 2013

iAfrica... Timaya - Malonogede (Video Teaser)

Timaya has released a teaser video to his hit club banger "Malonogede" featuring Terry G. The video is sure to be a hit once official released, stay tuned. Watch the "Malonogede" teaser UP above...


iMusic... Big Cakes + Logic - All About (Video)

Taken from London rapper Big Cakes' latest album CCC, here is the music video for the GEO-produced "All About" featuring fellow London emcee Logic which is directed by Global Faction. Check it out UP top and download CCC via Big Cakes' Bandcamp.


iAfrica... Maleek Berry + Wizkid - The Matter (Video)

Directed by Moe Musa and featuring a cameo appearance from Dotstar, here is the music video for London-based producer Maleek Berry's latest single - a collaboration with Wizkid - titled "The Matter". Check out the visuals UP top...


Monday, 11 February 2013

iAfrica... Mr 2Kay - Bubugaga (Video)

Mr 2Kay released his new video "Bubugaga" which was directed by Grafton Records. This video is sure to keep you glued to the end with an awesome concept infused into those monster beats and of course, thrilling dance steps to go. Watch "Bubugaga" UP above... 


iAfrica... Sojay - Slow Down

The wait is over. Sojay showed off his vocal skills on eLDee's Undeniable album with a scintillating verse on "Higher" and his heartfelt chorus on "We Made It"; then he made things personal with his fan-favorite rendition of Drake's "Marvin's Room" aptly entitled "Sojay's  Room". Sojay, finally releases his debut single, "Slow Down". Gliding between sexy, smooth and commanding, Sojay speaks to the ladies while putting together a vocal performance. Listen and Download "Slow Down" down below... 

Download Link: Sojay - Slow Down 


iMusic... Solange + Dev Hynes - Bad Girls (Black Cab Sessions)

Solange Knowles links up with Dev Hynes for a resounding performance of "Bad Girls" behind a black cab exclusively for the latest episode - their 113th session - of Black Cab Sessions. Watch the visuals UP top as Solange slays with her vocals as Dev strums in the background with added backing vocals...

Spotted at Mostly Junk Food


iMusic... Keaton Henson - Lying To You (Video)

Reclusive Singer/Songwriter Keaton Henson finally unveils the music video for his latest single "Lying To You" from his forthcoming album titled Birthdays. Check it out UP top...


iMusic... Kane - Dreams (Video)

Introducing emerging 17-year old R&B singer Kane with his debut single titled "Dreams" for your listening pleasure. Signed under Urban Hit Factory, the young singer is currently working on his debut E.P of the same name with Harmony Samuels (Chip, Chris Brown, Kelly Rowland) and Sam Hook (Justin Beiber, Mary J Blige). Check out the visuals for "Dreams" UP top...


iMusic... James Blake - Retrograde (Video)

Only last week, we shared with you, the brand new single from James Blake titled "Retrograde" and now we have the official music video to accompany that. Watch it UP top and get your hands on the single right now via iTunes...


iAfrica... Newton - Prada, Gucci, Ofada Egushi

Likened to Twista and Sarkodie, Newton is a fast-paced emerging Nigerian rapper who makes his debut on Conversations with his brand new single titled "Prada, Gucci, Ofada Egushi". Check out the tongue twisting single below, the intro skit is particularly fun to listen to...


iAfrica... Meshack - Good Or Bad

Introducing award-winning Warri-based Afropop artist Meshack with his brand new single "Good Or Bad" for your listening pleasure. Released under 911 Entertainment, this is the singer/songwriter's latest single since he swept the NMVA and SMVA Awards with his last single "Feeling Inside" and follow-up "Tamborine Girl" which featured the likes of 2Face, Timaya, Sound Sultan and Faze. Listen to "Good or Bad" below...


Friday, 8 February 2013

iAfrica... BOJ - BOTM (Boj On The Microphone)

It is BOJ on the microphone! DRB LasGidi's resident crooner comes through with some brand new solo material aptly titled "BOTM (Boj On The Microphone)". Produced by ODH and serving as the intro and title track for his forthcoming solo mixtape, this is that good good! Listen below...


iVideo... Cobhams Asuquo - The Gift Of Blindness (TEDx Talks)

"Cobhams Asuquo is a singer/songwriter/music producer and music entrepreneur. After graduating from the Pacelli School for the Blind and King's College Lagos, he started his professional training as a lawyer, but later branched out into music full-time to fulfill a lifelong desire. While working with a Nigerian music label as an in-house producer, he gained a unique insight into the local music scene. He saw the opportunities and challenges within the industry with a vision to develop an entrepreneurial platform from which to drive the industry forward. Today he is the founder and chief executive officer of Cobhams Asuquo Music Productions (CAMP). He gained international attention for producing and co-writing 'Asa', the debut self-titled album for the acclaimed soul singer. He was recently featured on CNN's African Voices for his contribution and impact on the African music industry. Rising alternative soul artiste, Bez is the first of three artistes signed by Cobhams to the C.A.M.P record label, and Bez's debut album 'Super Sun' was highlighted on The Boston Globe's top ten list of best 'world music' albums of 2011. He has won several awards in the music and film scene in Africa and beyond." - TEDx Talks

Thursday, 7 February 2013

iMusic... James Blake - Retrograde (CDQ)

James Blake is back and he returns with some excellent new music for 2013 and where else to premiere it than on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show earlier tonight (February 7). Taken from the forthcoming Overgrown album, the new single titled "Retrograde" is Zane Lowe's Hottest Record in the World, check out the CDQ below...


iMusic... Daniel Iouwa - Fade Out

For fans of Damien Rice and Bon Iver, here is introducing London acoustic Singer/Songwriter Daniel Iouwa with his brand new single titled "Fade Out" which is taken from his recently released sophomore E.P A Little Piece of Home. This is simply beautiful - listen below and get your free download underneath....


iMusic... Chet Faker - No Diggity (Blackstreet Cover)

You will have heard this on a Superbowl Halftime advert for Becks over the weekend, well it's none other than Australian Singer/Songwriter Chet Faker covering the Blackstreet classic "No Diggity" and absolutely slaying it to shreds from his 2011 Thinking In Textures E.P. Watch these brand new visuals of him covering it at an ex-butter factory in Victoria, Australia...


iMusic... Lewis Watson - Into The Wild (Radio Rip)

Premiered last night (February 6) on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1's show, here is the brand new single from fast-rising Singer/Songwriter Lewis Watson titled "Into The Wild" for your listening pleasure. Taken from his forthcoming The Wild E.P, the music video for this one drops in about a week. Listen below:


iVideo... Gerd x Boiler Room London (DJ Set)

The one they call Gerd aka Geeman aka NY Stomp took to Boiler Room in London last Friday (February 2) for an epic 50-minute DJ set and if you missed it, you can watch it all back in all of its glory UP top... The veteran producer/DJ from Rotterdam, Netherlands goes HAM!


iMusic... Big Tobz - New S**t (Music Video)

Taken from his forthcoming E.P Behind The Music, emerging London rapper Big Tobz drops off the music video for his latest single titled "New S**t". Check out the visuals UP top and look out for the next single "Line Em Up" which will be premiering on Link Up TV in a few weeks


Wednesday, 6 February 2013

iDocumentary... H∆SHTAG$ Episode 2: Don't Call It #PostDubstep

For the second episode of their all new mini-documentary series titled H∆SHTAG$, Red Bull Music Academy explores the "Post Dubstep" phenomenom and speaks to the likes of Mount Kimbie, Bondax, Soundcloud's David Hayes and Thristian bPM of Boiler Room among other notable stakeholders about the evolution of bass / garage / dubstep into this seemingly new genre called #PostDubstep


iEvent... UD Live @ Cargo w/ Misha B, Joe Black + More (Tomorrow, February 7)

"Bringing quality-sounding live music back to the streets, expect intimate vibes, big talent and lasting musical memories from today’s stars of tomorrow. With one of the finest live bands witnessed on these here shores, The Team (Tinie Tempah, Wretch 32, Vince Kidd), expect a jam session of the eclectic variety. In our second installment expect vocal powerhouse Misha B to keep your soul in check, singer-songwriter Mahalia to be melting hearts, while at the other end of the spectrum rapper Joe Black brings the rough with the smooth with his tales of UK street life. Let the music play." - Urban Development
Urban Development return with their second installment of their live music event UD Live in association with Live Nation and Link Up TV. Taking place at Cargo London in Shoreditch, the line-up for this event include X-Factor's Misha B, Mahalia, Joe Black and Tom Prior. Tickets are only £5 in advance and/or on the door before 8pm, you can pick them up below...

Book Your Tickets HERE: Urban Development HQ // Live Nation // Ticketmaster


Tuesday, 5 February 2013

iAfrica... Aina More - Ja' Burata

Brand new music from British/Nigerian female Hip-Hop artist Aina More titled "Ja' Burata". The new single sees the London native experimenting with some Afrobeats and we're not even mad at that. Check it out below and while I bet it's not what you were expecting from the fierce and hard-hitting femcee, this one grows on you so you definitely should give it a chance. The single is out on iTunes this Friday...


iVideo... Anita Baker - Lately (Jimmy Kimmel Live)

R&B/Soul legend Anita Baker hits up Jimmy Kimmel Live to perform her Grammy Award-nominated latest single titled "Lately" off of her forthcoming Only Forever album. Check out the performance footage UP top...


iMusic... Prince - Breakfast Can Wait

Spotted over at Pinboard Blog, we've got some brand NEW music from the great one Prince to share with you! This one is titled "Breakfast Can Wait" and it was recently unveiled on his own website 3rd Eye Girl. Listen below and purchase it now along with "Screwdriver" which he unveiled the other week and a couple new remixes HERE for only $0.88 each...


iMusic... Skillit - Running Things (Produced by Bobby Tank)

With less than three weeks until he releases his debut album titled Skillit Bang, East London Hip-Hop artist Skillit unveils an exclusive album cut from the record titled "Running Things" which sees fast-rising beatsmith Bobby Tank on production. Listen below:


iMusic... The Glass Child - Stay

Swedish Indie/Alt-Pop singer and songwriter Charlotte Eriksson aka The Glass Child is finally ready to release her long-awaited debut album titled I'd Like To Remain A Mystery on February 25 and after three critically acclaimed EPs and charting on the Swedish iTunes chart all in the space of two years, we can safely say it is about damn time! The lead single from the album is titled "Stay" and this will be out on February 12. Listen to a sneak preview below and you can begin to pre-order I'd Like To Remain A Mystery right now from HERE!


Monday, 4 February 2013

iAfrica... Tara + Bella + Ian Jazzi - Wayo

Unwind Ent presents Tara and Bella's new single "Wayo". The single which features Ian Jazzi, is a love story sang over a sweet soothing jazz instrumental. It's something different and perfect for this month of Love. Listen and Download "Wayo" down below...

Download Link: Tara + Bella - Wayo


iAfrica... Vector - Follow Me Dey Go (Video)

"Follow Me Dey Go" is another video from Vector's album "The 2nd Coming". The video was shot and directed by Antwan Smith in Miami. Watch "Follow Me Dey Go" UP above...