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Jamiroquai Automaton

Jamiroquai Automaton

Jamiroquai could have been relegated to sheer ’90s nostalgia, but their 12-track Automaton shows that wasn’t meant to be. Known primarily for frontman Jay Kay’s penchant for funky hats, unreasonable vocal comparisons to Stevie Wonder and a propensity for catchy acid jazz and “future funk” grooves, Jamiroquai are back, and the end result is worth Continue reading Jamiroquai Automaton

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Nicki Minaj Debuts #1 With "No Frauds"

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Nicki Minaj Debuts #1 With "No Frauds"

Nicki Minaj and her ability to drop hits can’t be questioned although there have been doubts about her validity as a pure Hip Hop artist by some. The Queens rapper’s shot at rival Remy Ma, “No Frauds,” hit the top the Hip Hop and R&B digital sales chart in its debut, knocking Bruno Mars’ hit Continue reading Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Nicki Minaj Debuts #1 With "No Frauds"

​Lollapalooza Rolls Out 2017 Lineup with Chance the Rapper, the Killers, Muse, Arcade Fire

​Lollapalooza Rolls Out 2017 Lineup with Chance the Rapper, the Killers, Muse, Arcade Fire

We’re in full-blown festival announcement season now, and Lollapalooza is the latest major player to reveal their lineup for this summer’s event.   Topping the 2017 lineup are Chance the Rapper, the Killers, Muse, Arcade Fire, The xx, Lorde and Blink-182.   They’ll be joined on the bill by the likes DJ Snake, Justice, Alt-J, Continue reading ​Lollapalooza Rolls Out 2017 Lineup with Chance the Rapper, the Killers, Muse, Arcade Fire

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Bruno Mars Dominates As Remy Ma's "SHETHER" Debuts

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Bruno Mars Dominates As Remy Ma's "SHETHER" Debuts

Bruno Mars’ chart dominance continues. The Hawaiian star is still getting life out his third studio album’s lead and title single, “24K Magic,” and the album’s second single, “That’s What I Like,” is on its way to selling gold. For the week ending March 9, Kyle’s Lil Yachty-assisted “iSpy” made some moves, and Remy Ma’s Continue reading Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Bruno Mars Dominates As Remy Ma's "SHETHER" Debuts

​Watch Daft Punk Make a Cameo in the Weeknd’s ‘I Feel It Coming’ Video

​Watch Daft Punk Make a Cameo in the Weeknd’s ‘I Feel It Coming’ Video

The Weeknd gave fans in Europe a star-studded surprise onstage earlier this week, and now he’s roped in some other famous (if slightly less human) friends for a new video. That’s right — the robots Daft Punk make an appearance in the Toronto crooner’s video for “I Feel It Coming.”   The French electro duo Continue reading ​Watch Daft Punk Make a Cameo in the Weeknd’s ‘I Feel It Coming’ Video

Hip Hop Single Sales: Bruno Mars, The Weeknd & More Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars’ 24K Magic album has spawned another #1 hit in “That’s What I Like,” netting the R&B singer two singles in the top three spots on the Hip Hop and R&B single sales chart. The Weeknd’s “I Feel It Coming” featuring Daft Punk jumped two spots for the #2 slot, and Mars’ platinum-selling title Continue reading Hip Hop Single Sales: Bruno Mars, The Weeknd & More Bruno Mars

​Rae Sremmurd, Belly and 6lack Are Joining the Weeknd on His Tour

​Rae Sremmurd, Belly and 6lack Are Joining the Weeknd on His Tour

Way back in October, the Weeknd rolled out plans for the “Starboy: Legend the Fall” world tour. European dates are currently underway, but before Abel Tesfaye returns to home soil, he’s revealed that he’ll be joined by a slew special guests.   As announced on Instagram, the North American leg the tour will see supporting Continue reading ​Rae Sremmurd, Belly and 6lack Are Joining the Weeknd on His Tour

Hip Hop Single Sales: Big Sean, Migos & Machine Gun Kelly

Hip Hop Single Sales: Big Sean, Migos & Machine Gun Kelly

Big Sean’s “No Favors” with Eminem debuts at the #1 spot after his single “Bounce  Back” was hanging around at position #11 last week, putting three digital singles from his latest album I Decided in the Top 25. Migos holds on to the #2 spot with the Lil Uzi Vert-assisted “Bad and Boujee,” and Machine Continue reading Hip Hop Single Sales: Big Sean, Migos & Machine Gun Kelly

DX Digest: The Weeknd, Drake & More Posse Up For "Reminder" & Raekwon Goes Down "Purple Brick Road" With G-Eazy

DX Digest: The Weeknd, Drake & More Posse Up For "Reminder" & Raekwon Goes Down "Purple Brick Road" With G-Eazy

Thursday (February 16) has proven to be a huge day for new projects. Kicking f with The Weeknd’s star-studded video for “Reminder” featuring Drake, A$AP Rocky, Travis Scott, YG, and French Montana, the DX Digest puts Raekwon and G-Eazy’s “Purple Brick Road,” MadeinTYO and Big Sean’s “Skateboard P,” and CyHi The Prynce’s Kanye West-produced “Nu Africa” Continue reading DX Digest: The Weeknd, Drake & More Posse Up For "Reminder" & Raekwon Goes Down "Purple Brick Road" With G-Eazy