Wednesday
Apr272016

[LISTEN] NEW MUSIC WEDNESDAY - TOP 12 SONGS OF THE WEEK - 4/27/16

[LISTEN] NEW MUSIC WEDNESDAY - TOP 12 SONGS OF THE WEEK - 4/27/16

Get excited for this week's New Music Wednesday mix! The 12-track playlist includes pop, electronica, and house music. The mix starts out with slower tempo tracks from Flume ft. Tove Lo, Monogem, and Nick Leng. It then goes into pop songs from LOOP, Contact, Violet Days, and Kyoti. Following those songs are the electronica and dancier tracks from Leitbur, Monopol, Hannah Jane Lewis, Mako, and Girl Friend. There are quite a few tracks with explicit lyrics I hadn't realized until I listened to it all the way through. Forewarning. Press play and enjoy (with caution). 

Complete playlist include: 

Flume ft. Tove Lo - Say It
Monogem - Take It Slow
Nick Leng - Playing With Fire
LOOP - Looking At You
Contact - Never Stop
Violet Days - Your Girl
Kyoti - Cave In
Leitbur - I Need You
Monopol - Somebody That I’ll Never Be
Hannah Jane Lewis - Why Start A War
Mako - Into The Sunset
Girl Friend - Nocturnal
Friday
Apr222016

[LISTEN] FLASHBACK FRIDAY - 18 TRACKS PRINCE PENNED FOR OTHER MUSICIANS

[LISTEN] FLASHBACK FRIDAY - 18 TRACKS PRINCE PENNED FOR OTHER MUSICIANS

Pop and R&B legend, Prince, died yesterday at the age of 57. As a trendsetter in music, fashion, and never shied away from controversary, Prince's legacy will continue to live on through not only his own work but the work he's done for other artists. Here are 18 tracks that Prince wrote for other musicians. We included "The Story Behind" audio from Cyndi Lauper talking about "When You Were Mine." There's even live performances of Sinéad O'Connor's "Nothing Compares 2 U" and Morris Day's "Jungle Love" on this list. While songs like Vanity 6's "Nasty Girl," The Bangles' "Manic Monday," and Chaka Khan's "I Feel For You" were known tracks written by Prince, he's penned many great songs for so many artists. Let's continue to celebrate one of the greatest musicians of all time! 

Complete playlist include: 

Chaka Khan - I Feel For You - Remix
Vanity 6 - Nasty Girl
Tevin Campbell - Round and Round - Soul Mix Edit
Sheila E. - The Glamorous Life
Stevie Nicks - Stand Back
The Bangles - Manic Monday
Sinéad O’Connor - Nothing Compares 2 U - Live
Alicia Keys - How Come You Don’t Call Me - Unplugged
Madonna - Love Song
Sheila E. - A Love Bizarre
TLC - Get Up
Celine Dion - With This Tear
Patti LaBelle - Yo Mister
Sheena Easton - Sugar Walls
Martika - Love…Thy Will Be Done
The Time - The Bird
Morris Day - Jungle Love - Live
The Time - Jungle Love [Single Version]
Cyndi Lauper - When You Were Mine - The Story Behind