Daily Archives: August 15, 2018

Listen: Miguel’s Song Vote From Crazy Rich Asians Soundtrack

Miguel’s “Vote” is produced by Mark Ronson and Hudson Mohawke and will appear on the soundtrack for the film Crazy Rich Asians. The raucous sound is only mellowed out by Miguel’s soulful delivery. “Vote” comes shortly after Miguel shared “Python” and a cover of The Red Hot Chili Peppers’ “Porcelain.” Crazy Rich Asians, which is being recognized as the first mainstream film since 1993’s Joy Luck Club with a mainly Asian cast, opened in nationwide theaters today. 


Erykah Badu Gives Tiny Desk Concert

Erykah Badu graced NPR’s office today and gave a Tiny Desk concert. The two-song performance of “Rimshot” and “Green Eyes” incorporated a lot of jazz instrumentation giving the cozy space the vibe of a late-night club. The show revealed the brilliance of her band and their melodious cohesion. Badu’s touring calendar is busy for the rest of the year and she will perform at Afropunk Brooklyn in two weeks.