Pittsburgh-based MC and activist, Jasiri X, just released what some are calling a very controversial track, titled “Rob Jeff Bezos.” The name clearly speaks to why so many people consider the song to be contentious. It implies that X is advocating for the robbing of American entrepreneur Jeff Bezos – the CEO of Amazon.
Though some are concerned about what the record may incite, fans and supporters of Jasiri are loving it! This is hip-hop in its purest form, from the beat, which was produced by Blak Czer, to the flow. Click here to listen and download “Rob Jeff Bezos.”
Fans and supporters of the R&B group En Vogue are in a frenzy after hearing that the musical ensemble will be doing a live Sessions concert on Friday, December 11th. This show will be an early Christmas gift to those who have always wanted to see the ladies perform live but have never been able to do so.
The performance will be streamed from Los Angeles, California, starting at 6:00 PM PT (9:00 PM ET). It will be followed by a Q&A afterparty where viewers can ask questions. Get more information here.
In an effort to help her fans and supporters heal and find some level of peace in these difficult days, 10 times Grammy Award winning artist Chaka Khan will be putting on a virtual show on Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 26th.
The pay-per-view event will stream live on sites.spondo dot com/sounstage at 7:00 PM EST. Tickets are only $12.95 USD.
Pop star Brandy and emerging singer/songwriter Summer Walker are both confirmed for the virtual staging of Pandora Live. This edition is dubbed Sounds of Soul and it will give viewers an intimate and interactive experience with the featured guests.
The event is scheduled for Tuesday, December 1st, starting at 9:00 PM ET. Persons are being asked to RSVP for free.
The 25th Anniversary Edition of Mary J. Blige’s My Life album is now available in standard black 2LP and in translucent blue 3LP with a lenticular cover! Her fans and supporters will enjoy bonus tracks with features from LL Cool J and Smif ’N Wessun. This edition is also available digitally and features commentary from Queen Mary herself!
The 3x platinum album was nominated for a Grammy for Best R&B Album in 1995. In ensuing years, Rolling Stone included the album on their 50 Essential Female Albums (#17), 100 Greatest Albums of the ‘90s (#63) and 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (#279) lists.
R&B star Kelly Rowland, in partnership with the National Football League, present the brand new single “Hitman.” The song, which comes by way of the KTR Records label, was officially released earlier today – November 20th – and it’s accompanied by a lyric video.
“Hitman” is a part of the NFL’s ‘Songs of the Season‘ campaign. Click here to check it out from your preferred music platform.
Veteran hip-hop lyricist Pharoahe Monch has joined forces with drummer Daru Jones and acclaimed guitarist Marcus Machado to form the group Th1rt3en.
On November 11th they shared the single “Fight,” which is the first song from their upcoming album. The record is 100% authentic hip-hop and it reminds us why we fell inlove with Monch‘s style in the first place. With help from Cypress Hill, he lamented on the ongoing racial tension in America with particular emphasis on the judicial system.
Click here to check out the video and download the song from your preferred music platform.