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2Pac: Dear Mama
As Interview Magazine announced on Friday, financing for the long-awaited Tupac Shakur biopic is finally in place. While the legendary rapper died at the tender age of 25, he accomplished more than many artists ever could, ensuring the forthcoming...
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Sin Fang: Young Boys (Jónsi Remix)
Iceland is never shy of lush, low-fi musical exploration. Sin Fang, the solo project of Seabear's Sindri Már Sigfússon, released the album Flowers this year and the lead track "Young Boys" has received its first ever remix by none other than Sigur...
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Lonely Island: Diaper Money
For this week's #PrivateJam, Vampire Weekend's animal of a drummer Chris Tomson tells us he not-so-privately admires the word of SNL comedy troupe The Lonely Island. Explains Tomson, "I think there is an unfortunately prevalent notion that music with...
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Débruit & Alsarah: Alkoan Baladi
Find a yurt and put on your dancing shoes because "Alkoan Baladi" inspires having both. While the collaborative tune is decidedly Arabic, it's the work of French artist Débruit and the Sudan-born, Yemen-raised and Brooklyn-based singer Alsarah. The...
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Trentemøller: Lost As stated on the SoundCloud page for Anders Trentemøller's record label, Lost In My Room, his newly launched album Lost, is "yet another fuck-you to whatever genre you thought you had him boxed into." The Danish producer's set...
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Prince: I Wanna Be Your Lover
Prince celebrated his 55th birthday on Friday, and it was as hard to find an appropriate tribute video for the copyright-obsessed artist as it is to believe he is over a half-century old. The Minneapolis-born musician's extensive career—which spans...
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Wu-Tang Clan: Family Reunion
That's right, the legendary hip-hop crew from Shaolin (Staten Island) is back with the new single, "Family Reunion". With verses from Ghostface Killah, Method Man and Masta Killa, the group's lyrics and beats have matured since their days of a riot...
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Raffertie: Build Me Up
London-based electronic producer Raffertie's new release "Build Me Up" channels '90s R&B hooks set against layered synth lines with bass-shaking drums. While the track alone is enough to garner your attention, director Vincent Haycock's unique visuals...
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Fantasy Thrilla: Naomi Ha
NYC-based DJ/producer Fantasy Thrilla released a track exclusively for #TOP8 (a monthly party in Williamsburg hosted by a group of DJs and creative nightlife friends) in a compilation to celebrate its one year anniversary. The "3D transparent internet...
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Vampire Weekend: Diane Young
Any music video featuring a saxophone as a giant bong is worth spending a moment enjoying, but Vampire Weekend gives plenty of reasons to stick around and put it on repeat with "Diane Young," a single off of their recently-released album Modern Vampires...
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Vampire Weekend: Diane Young Any music video featuring a saxophone as a giant bong is worth spending a moment enjoying, but Vampire Weekend gives plenty of reasons to stick around and put it on repeat with "Diane Young," a single off of their recently...