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emaé’s four-song Imperfect Words EP is a pop-folk styled mini introduction to her life experience. The London singer-songwriter had this to say about Imperfect Words: “Imperfect Words is exactly that. Words from my life that are flawed and only the ones I’m learning as I go. They are the songs of my everyday; they come from that one time on the bus to work, or that time when my dreams felt more like a curse than a blessing.”
Producer Amerigo Gazaway kicks off the season with The Cool Out Corner Summer Mixtape of various carefree jams from Kool & The Gang, Prince, Digable Planets and more. He’s also got a Do The Right Thing-inspired Cool Out t-shirt.
Tall Black Guy digs into his archive and shares the jazz-heavy house track he calls “Oooowee116BPM.” It’s been six months since he released the first album under his Yusef Rumperfield alter ego. You can stream and buy the cosmic jazz longplayer at his Bandcamp page.
A&E recently aired the Streets Of Compton docuseries that featured interviews with Compton residents talking about their city. The Game and Jeremih’s Scott Storch-produced “All Eyez” is from the musical companion to the docuseries and will also be on The Game’s 1992 album coming out later this year. The Game has partnered with IM3 Gaming Studios to release a new mobile game, Block Wars on July 29th.
Who will be the first artist to receive a Grammy for a streaming-only release now that they are being recognized?
What is the release date for Tupac’s All Eyez On Me biopic?
What will be the fate of Ebony and Jet magazines now that they are no longer owned by The Johnson family?