Full Crate’s video for “A Fool Getting Older” featuring Luke Burr is a simple performance of the artist and Burr in a studio somewhere surrounded by beautiful women. The soulful ode to the wisdom that comes with age is from Full Crate’s Still Growing EP.
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Prince’s estate has released an official video for his stripped down version of “Mary Don’t You Weep.” The clip follows Prince’s activism in 2015 regarding victims of police shootings and the high profile death of Freddie Gray. Actress Zabryna Guevara is cast as the mother of a male victim and she is seen holding his limp body and later grieving at the funeral. Prince wrote the song “Baltimore” in response to the violence and the subsequent rioting by the people in the city. The video ends with a quote taken from his speech at his 2015 Rally 4 Peace concert. The Piano & A Microphone album comes out tomorrow (Friday, September 21st).
Little Simz returns after the release of her Stillness In Wonderland debut two years ago with a lyric video for new single “Offence.” Her words are all over the frame against a black and white photo she took of four young people. She is excited to share her new music and to let her fans know how happy she is to be living out her dream. The U.K. rapper discussed “Offence” in an interview with Zane Lowe.
Shabazz Palaces’ released the video for “Quazarz On 23rd” today. The spiritual storyline is written and directed by Nep Sidhu who also provided the artwork. The short film is a poetic adventure highlighting ritual, colors, textures and community. Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quarzarz vs. The Jealous Machines were released in 2017. Shabazz Palaces is currently on tour and they have some dates with Lauryn Hill.
Underground R&B star Trinidad Cardona releases two videos for his single “All Alone.” Both clips were filmed after dark on the streets and subway in New York City. One version is a straight-ahead R&B song and the second one has a rap. Cardona wants fans to let him know which one they like best on his social with the hashtags #AllAlonePart1 and #AllAlonePart2. The Arizona native, who became internet famous with his single “Jennifer” last year, just released his Humble Beginnings album.