Daily Archives: October 27, 2015

A Tribe Called Quest-Footprints CeeLo Green Remix

CeeLo Green’s soul/jazz remix of A Tribe Called Quest’s “Footprints” is from the group’s 25th Anniversary edition of People’s Instinctive Travels And The Paths Of Rhythm. So far, there’s been a “Bonita Applebaum” remix from Pharrell and J.Cole is on the bonus version of “Can I Kick It?” The album comes out November 13th but you can pre-order it now and download “Footprints” and “Bonita Applebaum.”


The Suffers: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Texas big-band The Suffers give a Tiny Desk Concert for NPR and vocalist Kam Franklin uses the desk as her stage to confidently belt out 2 songs from their 2014 album, Make Some Room and “Midtown.”


Blood Orange-Sandra’s Smile

Blood Orange drops his video for “Sandra’s Smile” and it takes place in New York City with lots of singing on the corner and some street dancers. “Sandra’s Smile” is about Sandra Bland, who died in police custody under mysterious circumstances in Texas earlier this year. Blood Orange directed the video and there are appearances from Junglepussy, Waffle Crew and Ian Isiah. He has a show at the Apollo on December 12th as Blood Orange and Friends and the proceeds will go to the Opus 118 Harlem School of Music.