Daily Archives: February 12, 2018
It’s been 20 years since Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli emerged as Black Star and they are coming full circle to reunite and release a new album this year. Yasiin Bey made the announcement in Denver, Colorado this past weekend during a Madlib DJ set. Reddit uploaded the audio from the show and Bey can be heard telling the audience that the new project is “coming soon.”
Ruby Velle & The Soulphonics are a vintage soul band from Atlanta. The group has been building its exposure touring as an opening act for Erykah Badu and Kendrick Lamar. The indie band already has a presence on Billboard’s Heatseekers chart, iTunes and Spotify.”Call Out My Name” is their new Motown-inspired single and it leads the way for their second album State Of All Things. Their sophomore effort will arrive via PledgeMusic next month.