Drake released a new single from his upcoming album, entitled “Girls Love Beyonce”. The song shows Drake returning to his R&B style (unlike the first two singles), featuring James Fauntleroy on the chorus singing a variation of “Say My Name” by Destiny’s Child. Check out the track below.
Drake (ft. James Fauntleroy) - "Girls Love Beyonce"
Haven’t heard from Theophilus London in a minute so I was excited to see that he let loose a new offering today titled “Rio.” “Rio” features Menahan Street Band and was produced by Thomas Brenneck. “Rio” definitely has its island influences infused in the uplifting instrumentals. Theophilus London’s smooth vocals over the Thomas Brenneck production make this one a chill release. Stream “Rio” below and cop it on iTunes April 16.
Theophilus London – "Rio"
Cris Cab linked up with Mike Posner for a new relaxing and radio friendly track entitled “Colors.” This may just be Cris Cab’s breakthrough in the music industry. We are definitely rooting for him. Cris Cab’s recent efforts have been consistent and uplifting. Look out for Cris Cab’s forthcoming mixtape, Red Road, due out April 16. Stream the collaboration below and hit the jump to view the official music video for “Colors” as well.
Cris Cab ft. Mike Posner - "Colors"
Beyonce let go a new single recently entitled “Bow Down / I Been On.” Hit-Boy handled the trippy “Mr. Nice Watch” sounding instrumental that includes hi-hats, snares, bells, and electric R&B chords . The first half of the song features Beyonce singing over the Hit-Boy beat while the second half features a chopped & screwed sounding Bey. The production on “Bow Down / I Been On” alone makes this single worth a listen. Check it out below.
Beyoncé – Bow Down / I Been On
Rihanna linked up with Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, Juicy J and T.I. for the official remix of her popular single, “Pour It Up.” Stream the remix to “Pour It Up” below.
Rihanna – Pour It Up (Remix)
Mashup duo, The Hood Internet, blended together Justin Timberlake’s new song, “Suit & Tie,” with Daft Punk’s commercial tease that premiered on SNL. Justin Timberlake’s voice flows well with the funky Daft Punk production. Stream and download the smooth mashup below and be sure to purchase JT’s new album, The 20/20 Experience on Tuesday, March 19th.
Suit and Commercial (The Hood Internet Mashup)
Cris Cab let go the official visual to his latest single, “Heaven.” “Heaven” will be featured on Cris Cab’s upcoming mixtape Red Road due out April 1st. Heaven has a laid back vibe as do most of Cris Cab’s tracks and features an acoustic guitar, some trippy synths, and great vocals by the up & comer. Cris Cab definitely knows how to make feel good music. His reggae influence vocals work well over the chill instrumental. Watch the music video and download “Heaven” below.
Mashup artist, Bruneaux, released his highly anticipated third full length album, Creature Of Habit. The project really embodies Bruneaux’s love for old school music. He really took it back to the ’90s and ’00s on Creature Of Habit. Bruneaux’s revived some classic vocals and instrumentals through his 262 samples used in his new mashup album, Creature Of Habit. This album is a must download! Stream Creature Of Habit in its entirety and download it below.
Bruneaux - "Creature Of Habit" (Album Stream)
Since it’s the one week countdown until Justin’s 3rd studio album The 20/20 Experience (March 19th US release) is out, you can now stream the new 10-track album in its entirety for free exclusively on iTunes!
As Refined Hype said, “be a man” and stream the album. Check out the tracklist after the jump. Enjoy!
A previously unreleased track from Frank Ocean sprung a leak today. “Eyes Like Sky” was supposedly recorded back during the Channel Orange sessions. The instrumental is backed by a guitar and some drums. The laid back track highlights Frank Ocean’s vocal range and it does not disappoint. Stream “Eyes Like Sky” below. Spotted on Rap-Up.