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I Don’t Camouflage: Shinobi Ninja

“We have the city on our back!” – I Don’t Camouflage hung out with 1/2 of Shinobi Ninja one afternoon at the park in Manhattan NY. Enjoy and learn how the “head banging culture” influenced them and their music, how they looked up to the American glam metal band Poison, and why they don’t camouflage.

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Terrace Martin

#AlternativeHeat: Terrace Martin – “Something Else” ft. Problem

West Coast crooner and multi-instrumentalist Terrace Martin drops “Something Else” with fast rising West Coast rapper Problem and production assistance by none other than 9th Wonder. The song takes listeners through an up and down relationship, as Terrace deals with a self-absorbed girlfriend that’s changed her tune. Look for the Ab-Soul cameo in the beginning… Read more »

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TFN

#AlternativePick Typical Friday Night – “Bout That Life”

With a unique sense of fashion, an up-beat style of music, and an undying desire to live “that life,” Typical Friday Night (TFN) brings a new video to the scene aptly dubbed “Bout That Life.” Directed by Dan Centrone, this bright visual coupled with the King Patrick’s production gives Hip-Hop heads something they’ve never seen… Read more »

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Andy Allo

(VIDEO PREMIERE) Andy Allo “If I Were a King” Guitar Center Sessions

Up and coming funk and R&B artist Andy Allo teams up with Guitar Center for their new video series called Guitar Center Sessions.  In an exclusive performance of her song, “If I Were A King,” Guitar Center Sessions showcases Andy’s exclusive live performance captured in hi-definition at Guitar Center’s famous Hollywood, CA location. Each episode of Guitar Center Sessions also features intimate… Read more »

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(VIDEO) TOKiMONSTA feat. Kool Keith – “The Force”

The renowned and at times abstract Kool Keith has teamed up with up-and-coming EDM/trap DJ and producer TOKiMONSTA for her trippy video called “The Force.” Combining slapping claps, a booming sub and an atmospheric flow from Kool Keith, TOKiMONSTA lays down electronic synths, tribal percussion and an every changing beat sequence to give us something… Read more »

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Dawn Richard

Trailer: Dawn Richard Reveals Sneak Peek at Her “Goldenheart” Debut

R&B singer Dawn Richard, who recently inked a distribution deal with Altavoz Distribution, is now prepping to release her long-awaited solo debut, Goldenheart. To share a sneak peek of the album, Dawn has released an enticing preview – check it out below: Goldenheart’s release is planned for January 15, 2013, with a simultaneous video release… Read more »

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Ne-Yo

Ne-Yo and Compound Family Wish You Happy Holidays!

Three-time Grammy Award-winner Ne-Yo is not only celebrating his platinum hit, “Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself)”, but he also wants to wish you a Merry Christmas! Ne-Yo and his team, Compound Entertainment, put together a well-wishing video filled with smiles and introductions. The video asks “What does Christmas mean to… Read more »

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Luke James

Grammy Nominee Luke James Invites an All-Star Cast for “Make Love To Me”

Recently nominated for a Grammy for his standout track “I Want You”, singer Luke James is back with the visual for his latest, “Make Love To Me”. The song, produced by Salaam Remi and written by Ne-Yo, is the second official single off of James’ debut Made To Love, slated for a 2013 release. The… Read more »

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Ne-Yo Pleads “Let Me Love You” on NBC’s “The Voice”

While still celebrating his Billboard-certified Top 10 album release, R.E.D., singer Ne-Yo stopped by NBC’s “The Voice” to perform his platinum single “Let Me Love You”. “The Voice” finalist, Amanda Brown, joined Ne-Yo on stage to sing part of the song. Brown was eliminated from the competition on Tuesday (December 4). Team Adam and Team… Read more »

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August Alsina

Video: August Alsina Brings The Romance to Game's "Celebration"

New Orleans-bred singer August Alsina has now garnered a reputation for taking Hip-Hop songs and turning them into full-on R&B ballads. This time, he takes rapper The Game’s popular single, “Celebration”, and flips it. And it sounds pretty good. Alsina is signed to The-Dream’s Radio Killa imprint, distributed through Def Jam. Can’t wait to hear… Read more »

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Brandy

Video: During Brandy's Album Release Week, Fan Cries and Makes Brandy Cry

It’s been a huge year for singer Brandy, as she’s made a comeback to music with the release of the popular “Put It Down” featuring Chris Brown off of her sixth studio album, Two Eleven. Recently, she released a behind-the-scenes video of the release week as she promoted Two Eleven at radio stations and autograph signings…. Read more »

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August Alsina

Video: August Alsina Releases Acoustic Version of Juicy J’s “Bandz”

Singer August Alsina has been steady at work since the last time we spoke to him, and now he’s at it again with the remix to “Bandz”, an acoustic version of Juicy J’s #1 song. Alsina is one of Def Jam’s latest signees, and he’s currently prepping his new mixtape and debut album. “Bandz” is… Read more »

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Allen Stone

Video Premiere: @Allen_Stone Brings Us Inside The Studio With “Figure It Out”

Once likened to Stevie Wonder by the New York Times, singer Allen Stone returns with a personal invitation inside the studio as he performs his latest, “Figure It Out”. The Washington native, who got his start in the church, recently released the new vinyl version of his self-titled album and added “Figure It Out” as… Read more »

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Musiq Soulchild

Grown & Sexy: @MusiqSoulchild Readies Comeback at NYC’s Famed SOB’s

Grammy-nominated neo-soul singer Musiq Soulchild is making a return to New York City in a big way this November, as he headlines the much talked about music showcase “R&B Spotlight” at the famed SOB’s nightclub. The Philly singer, with hits including “Love”, “Halfcrazy”, and “SoBeautiful”, became an author this past summer when he released his… Read more »

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