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ICYMI: Beya Likhari Gets Introspective on The Inbetween Part 2.

In July, Beya Likhari hit us with part one of The Inbetween, her experimental EP meant to capture the feeling of two different moods. The first half featured two upbeat grooves “Hold On” and “Nerdy Girl” but this second half is almost like a thoughtful come down from the first. “Scared” and “Secrets” are moodier…

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Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize for ‘DAMN.’

Kendrick Lamar receives his latest esteemed honor in a Pulitzer Prize to his many titles. His third major label effort, DAMN. won in the music category marking the first time in history that a body of work that isn’t Jazz or Classical has been awarded. Despite having been on the come-up for years, 2012’s Good Kid Maad City…

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Beyoncé’s Coachella Performance was a Flawless Celebration of Feminine Strength

Beyoncé has always represented her Southern roots by making use of marching bands and famous majorette moves from j-set style choreography in the “Single Ladies” video to the heavy band influence in “Formation.” But last night was something different. From the very beginning of her set at Coachella, Beyoncé walked us through the rich history of Blackness…

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Frank Ocean Unexpectedly Drops “Moon River” Cover

In the wee hours of the morning, Frank Ocean released a cover of Audrey Hepburn’s “Moon River” from the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany’s. In true Frank fashion there was no warning or announcement; just a simplistic post with a caption that reads “in the late nite” on his personal Tumblr page. Fans flocked to…

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Kendrick Lamar and SZA Release “All The Stars” Video for Black Panther

Black Panther is set to be an event the film industry never saw coming. It isn’t even out yet and it’s already breaking records, and people are planning outfits to see the film. Music fans have also been delighted by the announcement of Kendrick Lamar as the soundtrack’s producer. Today the TDE family has given…

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ICYMI: Kendrick Lamar Reveals ‘Black Panther The Album’ Tracklist

Yesterday, Kendrick Lamar unveiled the 14 song soundtrack-list for the highly anticipated, Black Panther movie. In addition to Anderson. Paak, Vince Staples, James Blake, Jorja Smith and more of music’s hottest names, the album also features fellow TDE artists SZA, Ab-Soul, ScHoolboy Q and Jay Rock. Black Panther The Album is set to be released on…

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Audio: Raaginder, “Stormy Weather” Feat. Beya Likhari

Baltimore’s very own Beya Likhari, has lent her voice to producer Raaginder‘s dreamy new single “Stormy Weather.” The melodic and melancholy tune about love and loss adds to the love letters theme of Beya’s debut project, 2015’s Love Letters From Lola. The single is taken from Raaginder’s Escape which can be found on most streaming…

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Kelela and Insecure Have A Surprise For Fans This Sunday

Kelela has been gearing up for her first studio album, Take Me Apart, and we could not be more excited. Fans were first treated to a glimpse of what we can expect from the album with the release of her video for “LMK.” And we’ll get even more this Sunday when the latest episode of…

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Tyler, The Creator’s Camp Flog Gnaw is Back With An Impressive Line-up

Part carnival, part music festival, Tyler, The Creator’s Camp Flog Gnaw has become the highlight of LA’s summer music scene since its inception in 2012. What started out as something of an experiment, a childhood dream of Tyler’s has turned into an annual event whose past performers have included ScHoolboy Q, Vince Staples, and Snoop…

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Thundercat Takes “Tokyo” in His Latest Video

Thundercat explores the technicolor city of Tokyo in his recent Jun Hanamoto-Hearn helmed visual. Throughout the song, the bass lover streams through all of the reasons why he adores the Japanese city so. The clip serves as the first visual from Thundercat’s recent album, Drunk that features close collaborators Kendrick Lamar, Flying Lotus, Michael McDonald…

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Jay-Z’s ‘4:44’ Reaches Platinum Status in 5 Days

If you have Internet connection or live in New York City where the mysterious ads for 4:44 abound then we’re willing to bet you, like us, have been in a rap utopia with Jay-Z‘s latest. The confessional new album has been analyzed endlessly by fans and journalists alike. Even those without Tidal subscriptions were learning…

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Kendrick Lamar Releases Intense Visual For ‘Element.’

Something that makes Kendrick Lamar so interesting to watch is that his audience can track his progression. From the initial promise shown across his mixtape deliveries to the fully developed and ever-changing sounds and themes of his albums to the visual creative eye behind his music videos, he never ceases to amaze. We’ve reached a…

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