Gang Starr feat. J.Cole – ‘Family and Loyalty’

Legendary collective Gang Starr began way back in 1986, started by MC Guru. He was joined by DJ Premier in 1989, and over an action-packed 15 years, they released six studio albums, including hits like, ‘Mass Appeal’, ‘Take It Personal’, and ‘Above The Clouds’.

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Why New York Is The Ultimate City For Music Lovers

While music fans the world over often debate which city has had the biggest impact on our eardrums over the years, New York tends to stand head and shoulders above the rest – and here’s why. 

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ck outlaw – ‘Promnesia’

Currently located in New York City, ck outlaw is a hip hop artist with a unique style and sound, who takes her inspiration from the likes of Kelis, Timbaland, Missy Elliot, Fergie, and Nelly Furtado. Her latest single, ‘Promnesia’, is out now.

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Makes My Blood Dance – ‘Sick As Our Secrets’

Brooklyn’s Makes My Blood Dance first came to our attention back in June, with their single, ‘Beaming Right Up’, which was a blend of disco, glam, electropop and metal. Now they return with their latest track, ‘Sick As Our Secrets’, and their sound is an homage to a punk rock camaraderie that anyone would be glad to have.

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Judah Holiday – ‘All That I Got Tonight’

Judah Holiday’s new single, ‘All That I Got Tonight’ is a perfect example of his honest, life-affirming lyrics, with the verses a showcase of his sentimental heartfelt songwriting style, and the chorus a testimony to the influence of the Miami dance beats.

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Carol C – ‘All My Love’

New York City artist Carol C’s music is a paradoxical mix of conflict, empowerment, and optimism. ‘All My Love’ is her first single from her debut solo album, ‘Seven’, co-written with producer Justin Filmer, of Liquid Agents.

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Val Emmich – ‘Worry’

Jersey City artist has had his time in New York City, but his love for his hometown and home values is evident in his music, such as his recent release ‘Everytime I Leave My Girl’, a sweet duet with his daughter.

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Teen Talent Ella Wylde Releases New Single ‘Rich Girl’

Still only 18 years old, Ella Wylde is a skilled guitarist and piano player, whose talent inspired A&R manager Drew Dixon to open the 9th Floor Music record label, with Ella as first signing.

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Netflix’s HOMECOMING: A FILM BY BEYONCÉ Available Now

Today, Netflix released ‘Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé’, which presents an intimate look at her historic 2018 Coachella performance that paid homage to America’s historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). Interspersed with candid footage and interviews detailing the preparation and powerful intent behind her vision, Homecoming gives a peek into the process and emotional physical sacrifices it took to conceptualize and execute a performance of that magnitude that became a cultural movement. This stand-alone Netflix original is now available globally on Netflix.

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Riley ft. V$ ASAD – ‘The World Is Yours’

Riley is an up and coming rapper from Harlem, New York City. He’s also an athlete, an actor, and an unintentional comedian. His latest…

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Patrick Breen – ‘The Waters’

The video for New York City based singer songwriter Patrick Breen’s song, ‘The Waters’ has been directed by young director, Solo Koo. It’s essentially a short film, which has been impeccably rendered, and carefully choreographed, to tell a moving story.

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Sonic Rade – ‘Let’s Dream Tonight’

Sonic Rade are a Swiss Pop trio with three albums under their belt: ‘Let It Out’ (2013); ‘Sideways’ (2016); and their brand new self titled album, ‘Sonic Rade’, released this year. Their music is high energy mixed with shades of melancholy, and their latest single, ‘Let’s Dream Tonight’, comes with a video which sees them head for the heart of New York City – Times Square.

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Eclectic Trap Artist Anubis Set To Release New Single ‘Madness’

Set for release on March 1, trap artist Anubis’ latest single, ‘Madness’ is an eclectic blend of hip hop, reggaeton, and rock.

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Earthquake Lights – ‘Moonlight’

‘Moonlight’ is the latest release from Earthquake Lights, a delicate, hypnotic, and very appealing track built on a chord progression that teases resolution but never achieves it. It’s accompanied by a music video shot by prolific Korean-American artist, Minu Park, whose work has been recognised by the great Werner Herzog.

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Populuxe’s ‘Lumiere’ Has Sexy David Bowie Vibes

According to Wikipedia, “Populuxe” was a consumer culture and aesthetic in the USA in the 1950s and 1960s, with the term being a combination of “popular” and “luxury”. It’s a particularly apt name for the modern-art trio from Brooklyn, New York, who constantly find ways to reinvent themselves, with each new release. Their latest album, ‘Lumiere’, released last year, is a lush, aesthetically pleasing, mash-up of sounds akin to that of Pink Floyd and David Bowie.

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Matt Shapiro – ‘Rockaway Girl’

With a sound that comes somewhere between Gary Numan and Don Henley – imagine ‘Boys Of Summer’ but done with synths and lo-fi – Matt Shapiro’s song, ‘Rockaway Girl’, is the first track from his new EP, ‘FADE IN’, set for release on March 8.

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