Sam Smith – “Stay With Me” (Streaming)


The breakthrough artist, Sam Smith, is taking over the music charts in the UK and now the US. Today he releases his second single off his highly anticipated album ‘In The Lonely Hour’ set to be out May 26th. Listen to this love ballet and see why i think he is the next it guy. Don’t say i didn’t warn you!

Banks – “Are You That Somebody” (Aaliyah Cover)


  BANKS is currently on the UK leg of her tour, and last tonight she stopped by BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge for her first ever live radio session. While at the station, Banks delighted my ears and hopefully yours with am amazing cover of the Late Aaliyah’s “Are You That Somebody.”   No surprise here, BANKS kills it brings it back to life and kills it again. Listen to her …continue…

Chance the Rapper x Skrillex – “Coast Is Clear”


After he previewed the song during his Brooklyn show,Skrillex and the Chicago emcee, Chance The Rapper, officially unveil their collaborative track. The track as a Andre 3000 vibe with respective lyrics tied with hypnotizing beats which makes for the single called “Coast Is Clear”. The new single and ten others can be found on Skrillex’s forthcoming album, Recess, due out March 18th.



Frank Ocean, Diplo, and The Clash’s Mick Jones and Paul Simonon came together for a new song titled “Hero” as a part of Converse’s Three Artists, One Song initiative. No, this one won’t inspire any twerking. Rather, the single is a beautifully smooth, soulful offering that masterfully weaves together Ocean’s stunning vocals, Jones and Simonon’s electric guitar skills, Diplo’s chameleon-like production, and a moving children’s choir. The result, as expected, …continue…



Joel Compass continues to feed that intrigue with his latest single. Says Compass of “Forgive Me,” a soaring, pop-leaning powerhouse: Forgive Me was a song written about a ‘series of unfortunate events’ or a series of fall outs, always for the same reason. About people knowing that they were in the wrong but acting as though I was in the wrong, eventually taken to breaking point and telling myself that I …continue…

Sky Ferreira – “Rancid Girl”


While she was on the road with Miley and the Bangerz tour, a previously unheard — and not intended for release — Sky Ferriera track called “Rancid Girl” found its way onto the internet. The quiet, acoustic number was co-written by Blake Mills, Jon Brion and Cass McCombs; and it likely dates back to her Ghost EP era. Leaks usually bother me but I actually like 'Rancid Girl' so that's…cool? …continue…