♥♥ M.I.S.S.’ very own heavy-hitting female MC Rocky Rivera unleashes the stylish visuals to her newest single, “Trick Habit” from her self-titled debut album. The 50’s inspired, Patricio Ginelsa directed video features Rocky Rivera and her gang of man-eaters offering up the perfect solution to fix any unstable relationship. The use of dark humor and science fiction make this video a stand-out amongst its counterparts. Check out this artistic clip and make sure to get your copy of Rocky’s debut album at CDBaby or Itunes!
♥♥ “Singing To Myself” is the new single from Just Plain Ant’s upcoming album, SeeWhatEyeSee featuring the words and sounds of Brooklyn poet Caits Meissner. Back in May, Caits Meissner made our music link list with news of her second EP entitled, The Wolf & Me, which happens to be executive produced by Just Plain Ant. I’m convinced these two make a great team. Take a listen to the new single and download if you like what you hear! With Caits Meissner on the mic and Just Plain Ant on production, spoken word has never sounded so good!
♥♥ The mysterious DJ duo Flight Facilities have had the internet buzzing with the release of their single, “Crave You” featuring vocals from Australian multi-instrumentalist and singer/songwriter Giselle Rosselli. While the identities of Flight Facilities may remain unknown, we finally have some groovy visuals to match their electronic/disco-inspired tune. Check out the Moop Jaw & Rhett Wade-Ferrell directed video below. Flight Facilities is currently on tour in Sydney, Australia with Holy Ghost!
♥♥ Funny man Sacha Baron Cohen is set to play legendary Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in an upcoming biopic about the singer’s life. Baring an uncanny resemblance, Sacha Baron Cohen will channel the man who partly responsible for such classics as “Another One Bites the Dust,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Are the Champions” and “We Will Rock You.” Production is set to start in early 2011. I can’t wait to see this movie!
♥♥ M.I.A. released visuals to the fourth single, “Story To Be Told” from her internet-inspired album, /\/\ /\ Y /\ . In typical M.I.A. fashion, the video is pretty trippy! The album is in stores now!
♥♥ Wax Poetics No. 43: The Reggae Issue has arrived! Contents of this issue include features on Melodica pioneer and producer Augustus Pablo and reggae musician Gregory Isaacs who captivated fans with both message music and love songs. You can download and take a listen to the issue at Wax Poetics Digital. Be sure to pick up your copy!
♥♥ Rapper Consequence continues his tradition of making G.O.O.D. music with the release of his Q-Tip produced single, “Got Me Trippin’ (The Amerie Joint)”. The new song will be featured on his upcoming album, ConsTV. Download “Got Me Trippin’ (The Amerie Joint) at 2dopeboyz.
♥♥ Trackademicks is back with a new song featuring Phonte (of Little Brother and Foreign Exchange fame). “Fool On The Hill,” is the new single from his forthcoming State Of The Arts album. Get it for free on Honor Roll Crew’s website!
♥♥ Soul Bounce’s Mixologists Series Presents: DJ Diva is full of the best 1980s R&B jams out there! Be sure to check it out!
♥♥ Here’s a new track from Lyrics Born, “Something Better,” with Francis and the Lights front-man singing the hook.
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