Watch DJ Premier become the first producer to perform a live set for NPR Music’s Tiny Desk Concerts. He is joined by the Badder Band who provide horns, drums and bass. The 24-minute set includes music he created for KRS-One, Nas, Das Efx, Jeru The Damaja, Gangstarr and Royce Da 5′ 9.”
Daily Archives: August 21, 2017
Syd has two new songs with “Bad Dream” and “No Looking Back” and the former is produced by Gwen Bunn and the latter is a Ricci Riera production. The Internet’s frontwoman revealed on Twitter two weeks ago that she has a new EP ready to follow-up her Fin solo album. These new songs are a great way for her to see the level of eagerness from her fans regarding new music. There is no set release date for the next project but “Bad Dream” and “No Looking Back” will tide her fans over until the EP comes out. She also appeared as a DJ on HBO’s Insecure two weeks ago.
“I would like to offer my sincere condolences to Dick Gregory’s wife, Lillian, his children, and the entire family. We have lost a true warrior in our long journey towards justice.“Dick was not just a comedian, author, entrepreneur and a dedicated foot soldier in the Civil Rights Movement; he was a friend and will be missed by many. His unique brand of social satire helped opened the eyes of people of all races around the world. Dick’s keen understanding of the need for black people to have a voice led him to run for Mayor, President, and gave him the audacity to make significant sacrifices in his career in order to stand against, and call out hatred and oppression. When the people asked, ‘Who will bell the cat?’ Dick Gregory answered the call.”