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[New Music] Jeezy – ‘Foul Play’

Young Jeezy Foul PlayLooks like Young Jeezy is having some disagreements with his record label Def Jam.  The Snowman aired his frustrations out on twitter threatening to give some music away if he doesn’t get a Christmas album release date.  He even reached out to LA Reid.  Young Jeezy Def Jam Beef Tweets

He also released a new song called “Foul Play” which I imaging was made for Def Jam. Check out the track below. READ MORE

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Mariah Carey is calling her new single a very personal song. She says that she wrote it for people that needed to release somethings or just let some things go. It’s a nice record.  Mariah may be taking a while to get this album out.  It’s been almost 4 years since she put out an R&B album.  The one thing we can say is that she’s definitely giving her fans quality over quantity!  Listen to her new single “The Art of Letting Go” after the jump. READ MORE

Artist Spotlight- Final Draft

There is a new R&B supergroup on the rise! Final Draft is shaking up the industry. Their single “For Life” was number one on Billboard for R&B single sales. They’re going in the lab with Dallas Austin and Lionel Ritchie to work on their album to be released in 2014. We can’t wait to see what they have cooking up next!

As you can see they have been out and about. Video premiers on 106 & Park, singing with Mike Epps, chilling with Young Joc and so much more.

Check out their single:

These guys can sing! And they’re not hard on the eyes ladies!
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Be sure to check out their youtube channel and follow them on Instagram and Twitter, @4finaldraft

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[New Music] Cassie – ‘Indo’

Cassie in Mint TeaCassie dropped a different but hot song today.  If you didn’t know, Solange Knowels started a record label called Saint Heron.  The compilation this lovely track appears on bears the same name as the label and is available on Itunes today.  It is full of great artists and great music produced under the watchful eye of Sister Solange Knowels.  Now the picutre…that is Cassie in a piece from Draya’s swimsuit line Mint Swim.  Over the weekend Cassie took a little vacay to see her boo thang Diddy in Miami.  Don’t forget to check out Cassie’s new single below.   READ MORE

Kendrick Lamar Covers GQ Magazine

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Kendrick Lamar never claimed to be a fashion icon, but the California rapper made the cover of GQ’s Men of the Year issue. He even nabbed the title “The Next King of Rap”!

The 26-year-old Cali native made waves in 2012 that landed him in the top spot in 2013.  In this issue he talks about his controversial “Control” verse that sparked some beef with Drake and commented that now they are “Pretty cool,” but added: “I mean, I would be okay if we weren’t.”

He also made a point to go to Diddy‘s MTV VMAs afterparty and here’s why… READ MORE

Artist Spotlight- Sevyn Streeter

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We caught up with the beautiful Sevyn Streeter on the Pink Carpet for BET’s Black Girls Rock. Sevyn set the carpet on FIRE with her amazing look. She stunned in a curve hugging green Balmain dress and some fabulous black pumps. We asked her a few questions about her look, Black Girls Rock, and her performance at the show.
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future-real-true-video-cyrus-mileyFuture wears his heart on his spacesuit sleeve in the video for his track “Real And True.” The auto-tune love song features Miley Cyrus and Mr. Hudson singing together as they travel in outer space.

Cyrus plays a glowing alien, while Future is of course, an astronaut.  In the video he finds Cyrus and brings her back to life. “It’s about somebody sacrificing their life for love,” Future told MTV.

“Real And True” was produced MikeWiLLMadeIT and it is the second single off Future’s upcoming sophomore album, Honest.  Watch the video below. READ MORE

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Kimberly Nicole is making moves with the release of her new single “Sarah the Devil” on her forthcoming album “The Lovely Bones” slated for release in 2014. The lovely Seattle born songwriter new single is being released today and she’s premiering it at the famous Apollo Theater.
Check out the details below.

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