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Public Enemy-Public Enemy No. 1 On The Jimmy Fallon Show

Public Enemy celebrated yesterday’s release of the Def Jam 30th Anniversary Box set on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. They performed “Public Enemy No.1″ from their classic Yo! Bum Rush The Show.

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Noel Gourdin’s Second Single from City Heart, Southern Soul Is An Act Of Patience

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“Patience” is the second single from Noel Gourdin’s City Heart, Southern Soul album. The Boston singer’s retro-relevant soul movement uses Motown as a muse for the song co-written by him and Marcellus Dawson. Gourdin will be appearing at Harlow’s in Sacramento, CA on October 11th.

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Ledisi-Like This (Official Video)

Ledisi’s “Like This” is from The Truth released earlier this year.

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Raheem DeVaughn Releases New Single Queen

Raheem DeVaughn released his single, “Queen” today and he says it is “a beautiful anthem dedicated to women and young girls.”

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Mz 007-Important

Mz 007 is an unsigned rapper from St. Louis who’s been rapping locally for the past five years.”Important” is a party record with enough confidence to transcend all the double-standards in the entertainment world where all women are required to be a size 2.

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DJ Premier & Royce Da 5’9″-PRhyme

DJ Premier and Royce Da 5’9″ dropped this teaser for their upcoming “PRhyme” project today. It isn’t clear if it will be a song, album or an EP, but Royce promises a sound indebted to ’94’s boom-bap.

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Tall Black Guy Mix By DJ Mz Rizk

Australian DJ Mz Rizk put together a mix of some of Tall Black Guy’s remixes and original music ahead of his tour in her territory down under. Tall Black Guy will be touring Australia and New Zealand this month and you can get info by clicking here.

Tracklisting:

I Used To Love H.E.R (Tall Black Guy Remix) – Common

You Ain’t The One (Tall Black Guy Remix) – Charlie Johnson’s Paradise Ten Orchestra

What’s Good (I Feel Good Flip Up By TBG) – James Brown

I Don’t Want To Leave (Sure Know How To Love Me Re-Edit) Darondo Feat. TBG

Sexci Senhora – Tall Black Guy

Sade’s Taboo (Sweetest Taboo Blap-Up) – Tall Black Guy

Gentle Side – Tall Black Guy

Rock The Stage (Rock With You) – Tall Black Guy VS Michael Jackson

Funky Drummer (Tall Black Guy Re-Edit) – James Brown

The 1 4 Me – Tall Black Guy

The Middleman (Tall Black Guy Instrumental) – Essa

Where To Look (I.Hayes & His Band Edit) –Tall Black Guy + Isaac Hayes

From Home To Work And Back – Tall Black Guy

Whenever It Comes To You – Tall Black Guy

Listen And Research – Tall Black Guy

Mon Amie De’Troit Feat. Ozay Moore – Tall Black Guy

Make Life Better (TBG Blap-Up) – Night’s Over Egypt

Searchin For Sounds – Tall Black Guy

Move Love (Tall Black Guy Remix) – Robert Glasper Experiment & King

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Brother Ali-Home Away From Home Feat. Bambu & MaLLy

Brother Ali ‘s Home Away From Home Tour starts tomorrow in Colorado Springs, CO. Bambu, DJ Last Word and host MaLLY are also on the tour that will run through the middle of November. Ali, Bambu and MaLLy are extending a formal invite to the fans in the form of this video for the “Home Away From Home” single, shot on the tour bus.

Home Away From Home Tour Dates:

September 16 – Colorado Springs, CO – Black Sheep
September 18 – Boulder, CO – Fox Theatre
September 19 – Fort Collins, CO – The Aggie
September 20 – Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
September 21 – Ketchum, ID – Whisky Jacques
September 23 – Seattle, WA – Crocodile
September 24 – Vancouver, BC – Biltmore Cabaret
September 25 – Victoria, BC – Sugar Nightclub
September 26 – Bellingham, WA – Wild Buffalo
September 27 – Portland, OR – Hawthorne
September 28 – Eugene, OR – WOW Hall
September 30 – Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst
October 1 – San Francisco, CA – Bottom of the Hill
October 2 – Los Angeles, CA – Troubadour
October 3 – Las Vegas, NV – Beauty Bar
October 4 – Santa Barbara, CA – Velvet Jones
October 5 – San Diego, CA – Porter’s Pub
October 8 – Tucson, AZ – Congress
October 9 – Tempe, AZ – Club Red
October 10 – Albuquerque, NM – Launchpad
October 11 – El Paso, TX – Sector 7
October 14 – Austin, TX – Stubb’s BBQ
October 15 – Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
October 16 – Dallas, TX – HOB Small Room
October 17 – New Orleans, LA – HOB Parish
October 18 – Birmingham, AL – Workplay
October 20 – Orlando, FL – The Social
October 22 – Pensacola, FL – Vinyl Music Hall
October 23 – Atlanta, GA – Aisle 5
October 24 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
October 25 – Richmond, VA – The Broadberry
October 27 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
October 29 – Brooklyn, NY – Knitting Factory
October 30 – Providence, RI – Met Cafe
October 31 – Boston, MA – Middle East
November 1 – Burlington, VT – Higher Ground
November 4 – Montreal, QC – Phi Centre
November 5 – Toronto, ON – Tattoo
November 6 – London, ON – London Music Hall
November 7 – Ithaca, NY – The Haunt
November 8 – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
November 10 – Columbus, OH – Skully’s
November 11 – Ann Arbor, MI – Blind Pig
November 13 – Madison, WI – High Noon
November 14 – Chicago, IL – Reggie’s

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Elle Varner-Don’t Wanna Dance On The Queen Latifah Show

Elle Varner appeared on The Queen Latifah Show today and performed “Don’t Wanna Dance.” Varner is currently working on her second album, 4 Letter Word, which she describes as sounding like a new genre she created called trap jazz.

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The Internet-Dontcha at Vitamin Water’s Uncapped

The Internet was on the bill at Vitamin Water’s uncapped concert series this year in Atlanta and here they are performing “Dontcha” from their sophomore album, Feel Good.

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