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Treat Yo’ Self and Tune in to Chance The Rapper’s Bath Time Playlist

The act of self care often gets lost in the daily grind. But Chance The Rapper is here to remind us that occasionally, we must refocus our attention on ourselves. “I been neglecting myself, not taking care of me,” he tweeted. “Enjoy a bath once in a while.” And with that he supplied a list…

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Listen To Our Favorite Jams of November

It’s hard to believe, but it’s already December. November flew by in the blink of an eye but we still managed to snag our favorite songs of the month for our monthly playlist. Through the fall month, we were driven by the grooviest of gems. Goldlink exclusively premiered his “See I Miss Pt. 2” with…

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Listen To Our Favorite Jams Of October

Get into some of our favorites during that dismal transition into late fall. When the leaves are changing colors and the weather begins to break, summer sounds are silenced. Don’t worry though because cooler vibes are on the way. Our favorite tunes of October bring melancholy melodies in a playlist full of soulful cuts. Blending the R&B sounds of Rachel Foxx‘s “Make You Say”…

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Stream Lorna Williams’ ‘Locus’ Playlist Ahead of Next Week’s “Roll Back, Say That” Artist Talk

We’re just slightly more than a week away from our artist talk with Lorna Williams. So, we asked the New Orleans native to give our readers and “Roll Back, Say That” attendees an idea of what the figurative art she produces means to her. If you’re familiar with Williams already, you know she uses commonly…

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7 Songs That Make The Ladies of KING ‘Wine & Grind’

The majestic ladies of KING will be bringing their talents to New Orleans this evening. As we prepare for tonight’s show, the trio, composed of Anita Bias and twin sisters Amber and Paris Strother, is sharing 7 songs that make them Wine & Grind! With signature cuts from The S.O.S Band to N.E.R.D., these dreamy…

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Roll Back, Play That: Mocky

Recording artist, instrumentalist and producer, Mocky is as blissful as they come. His music permeates with jazz infused and soul induced soundscapes that are sure to move you. Today he takes part in this edition of “Roll Back, Play That” with tender tracks that move your soul and open your mind. This 6-track playlist includes…

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Listen To Our Favorite Jams of July

July was a month full of music gems with new cuts and classic spins on your favorite records. Preparing to wrap up the summertime, get ready to cool down with some soothing and soulful dance records. Go into a trance with Jamila Woods’ “LSD,” or start a dance party with Pell’s “Show Out.” You can vibe…

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Questlove, Erykah Badu & Others Curate Fela Kuti Playlist

To celebrate what would have been Fela Kuti‘s 77th birthday, Okayplayer, OkayAfrica and Fela’s official website created a 30-track playlist of some of Kuti’s legendary afrobeat featuring Questlove, Erykah Badu, Black Thought, Ziggy Marley, Talib Kweli and Rich Medina. The curated playlist titled “Happy Birthday Fela” was hosted on Jay-Z’s TIDAL and features several of Fela’s classics and rare cuts.…

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