Daily Archives: March 28, 2017

Danny Brown: Ain’t It Funny Official Video

Jonah Hill directs Danny Brown in his “Ain’t It Funny” video which uses dark comedy to look at the drug epidemic and the commodification of pain. Brown told The Fader that he is the rapper who got Dave Chappelle so high he couldn’t perform in Detroit. Chappelle mentions this incident in one of his Netflix comedy specials but he did not name the rapper.

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Soul Understated Present New Single Wibble Wobble

Jeremy “BEAN” Clemons and Mavis “SWAN” Poole are funk duo Soul Understated. They released On The Shoulders Of Giants in 2014 and they are now preparing to release their Songs In The Key Of Grease E.P. “Wibble Wobble” is from the E.P. and it features their band which has a mixture of soul, gospel, funk and jazz influences. Collectively they have worked with Lauryn Hill, Prince, Gregory Porter and Burning Spear among others. SWAN appeared in the HBO series Vinyl. Songs In The Key Of Grease is poised to be their breakout project.

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Sampha In The BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge

Sampha was a guest in the BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge and he performed a cover of Drake’s “Controlla” and “(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano” from his Process debut album. The singer-songwriter is on tour now.

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