Hip-Hop

M.I.A. Teams Up With French Producer GENER8ION for “The International Sound (Pt. II)”

M.I.A. teams up with french producer GENER8ION and director Inigo Westmeier for the droning banger, “The International Sound (Pt. II)”.  The video features 36,000 students of Shaolin Tagou, the biggest fighting school for kids in China. The track is taken from GENER8ION’s self-titled EP, available today via Bromance Records and iTunes. Watch!

Nu Music: Anne-Marie – “Karate” [Official Video Debut]

We first took notice of Anne-Marie’s flawless vocal abilities by way of Gorgon City’s debut album, Sirens. The talented London singer was featured on two outstanding tracks from the record; the energetic dance track, “Elevate” and the soulful, “Try Me Out”. Now, embarking on a solo effort, the singer unveils the incredible new song“Karate” from her upcoming debut EP of the

TY DOLLA $IGN, CHARLI XCX, AND TINASHE “DROP THAT KITTY” VIDEO

Fresh off their performance on last Sunday’s MTV Movie Awards in L.A; Cali-rapper Ty Dolla $ign debuts the official video for “Drop That Kitty” his collaborative-jam with Charli XCX and Tinashe. The track was produced by Stargate and Cashmere Cat from his debut album Free TC due out later this year. Check it out! Ty Dolla $ign –

Watch Azealia Banks’ Official Video For New single “Ice Princess”

Watch Azealia Banks’  brand new video for the AraabMusik-produced track, “Ice Princess”. The single is taken from Banks debut album, Broke With Expensive Taste. out now. Azealia Banks – Facebook | iTunes

Travi$ Scott Ft. Young Thug – “Skyfall” [RL Grime & Salva Remix]

I don’t always love RL Grime, but when I do…it hits hard. Check out this insane, bangin’ remix by RL Grime and long time collaborator Salva for Travi$ Scott’s “Skyfall” featuring Young Thug. Free DL below! Enjoy! BONUS: Enjoy another free download of Rihanna’s “Pour It Up” courtesy of RL Grime of course.

Elliphant – “Purple Light” feat. Doja Cat [Official Video]

In collaboration with i-D magazine, badass babe Ellinor Olovsdotter aka Elliphant unveils the official video for the hazy, reggae-infused track “Purple Light”. In the video, directed by Ellis Bahl, we see the Swedish babe busting moves and “feeling her oats” outside a club’s, steamy, neon-lit alleyway. Sadly, even thought LA-based rapper Doja Cat is featured on the track, she’s nowhere to be seen

Nu Music: LOLAWOLF – “Calm Down” [Official Music Video]

Brooklyn-based LOLAWOLF – fronted by Zoe Kravitz with Jimmy Giannopoulos and James Levy of Reputante – released their highly anticipated debut album Calm Down recently to much acclaim, and now they just released the official video for the record’s tribal title-track, Calm Down. The trippy and psychedelically colored video for Calm Down was shot in Brooklyn and directed by Jon

Dominique Young Unique – “BANG (jester)”

In 2013 we had a brief introduction of the then, up-and-coming rapper Dominique Young Unique via “Pushing” her throbbing, electronic stomper with Belgium Producer, A.N.D.Y. Since, Ms. Unique has kept busy with major collaborations including DJ Fresh and Diplo‘s 2013 UK chart smash “Earthquake” and Le Youth‘s “No Scrubs”-sampling “Dance With Me.” As a quick update, below are a few of her club-stomping highlights since she last appeared

PACES – “On My Mind” featuring YOUTH

Check out this insane, woozy banger called “On My Mind” from Australian producer Mikey Perry, aka PACES . The bouncy, hip hop-esque sounding track features UK electronic-duo YOUTH on vocals! ‘On My Mind’ is PACES’ first release through electronic indie label etcetc. The track will be available on October 24th with a presale to the full EP due out

Mary J. Blige – “Right Now” [Official Video]

The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul Mary J. Blige unveils the official video for the soulful jam, “Right Now.” The track, produce by dynamic brother-duo Disclosure is taken from Blige’s upcoming new album The London Sessions  due out December 2. The highly anticipated album was written and recorded in London during an extraordinarily intensive and creative 3 week period

Nu Music: Liv – “Come A Little Closer” [Debut Track]

Introducing 20-year old singer, songwriter and producer from London Liv! Born to an English-South American family, Liv (aka Olivia Redmond) grew up listening to American R&B and Soul artists like Destiny’s Child, Charlie Wilson and Erykah Badu among others. The sleek and sexy “Come A Little Closer” is her debut track. The song perfectly fuses those R&B influences with a wide-range of dance and electronic sounds that are recognizable to her native

Iggy Azalea & Rita Ora – “Black Widow” [Official Video]

 Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora channel Tarantino’s Kill Bill  in the video for “Black Widow”! As I prepared to completely dismiss this I thought… in the words of O-Ren Ishii, “Silly Caucasian girl likes to play with Samurai swords”  but as the video progressed I found myself really enjoying the video. There are some funny