Miguel

Jun
30
Miguel Covers Tupac’s ‘I Get Around’ in L.A.

Miguel showed love to his hometown by covering Tupac Shakur’s “I Get Around” during the BET Experience at Staples Center on Saturday. The L.A. native performed some choreographed moves and rapped along to the ’90s classic before segueing into his own single “Quickie.”

His 30-minute set also included material off his first two albums and his biggest hit yet, “Adorn.”

Miguel will perform across the street at Nokia Theatre at tonight’s BET Awards, where he is nominated four times.

On September 25, he will hit the road with Drake and Future on the “Would You Like a Tour?” trek.

Jun
29
New Music: Mariah Carey f/ Miguel & Young Jeezy – ‘#Beautiful (Remix)’

Young Jeezy and Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey drops the fourth of five remixes to her Miguel-assisted hit single “#Beautiful.” Following the A$AP Rocky remix and Spanglish version, MC recruits Young Jeezy for the hip-hop remix, which is our favorite yet.

The new version features a reworked beat by DJ Mustard (“Rack City”) and some high notes courtesy of Mariah. Jeezy adds just enough gruffness to make it complete.

Listen to their “#Beautiful” collabo below.

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Jun
27
New Music: Mariah Carey f/ Miguel – ‘#Beautiful (Spanglish Version)’

Mariah Carey and Miguel

Mariah Carey is going bilingual. The pop icon and Miguel cross over into the international market with “#Hermosa,” the Spanglish remix to their hit “#Beautiful.”

The Spanglish version marks the second of five planned remixes to “#Beautiful.” Earlier this week, Mariah released a remix with A$AP Rocky and is planing a hip-hop remix and dance mixes.

This is not Mariah’s first time singing in Spanish. She previously recorded versions of her hits “Hero” and “My All” for her Spanish-speaking Lambs.

Listen to Mimi and Miguel’s muy caliente duet below.

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Jun
26
New Music: Mariah Carey f/ A$AP Rocky & Miguel – ‘#Beautiful (Remix)’

#Beautiful (Remix)

Mariah Carey retains her title as the remix queen. The pop diva debuts the first of five remixes to her hit single “#Beautiful.” The new version features A$AP Rocky and her duet partner Miguel.

Pretty Flacko opens the track with a tasty verse and drops ad-libs. “Shawty got grill like Chipotle and my favorite meal be the shrimp lo mein,” he raps.

Mariah was recently spotted in Capri, Italy, shooting a video with Miguel, possibly for the remix.

She plans to release four more remixes with resung vocals including a Spanglish version (“Hermosa”), a hip-hop collaboration, and dance remixes.

Her new album has been delayed from July 23 until further notice. Listen to the first remix below and catch her performing at the BET Awards this weekend.

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Jun
17
Drake Announces Tour with Miguel and Future

Would You Like a Tour?

Drake is coming to an arena near you this fall. In anticipation of his upcoming album Nothing Was the Same, the Canadian rapper will launch a North American tour with Miguel and Future.

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Jun
7
Janelle Monáe Taps Prince, Miguel for ‘The Electric Lady’

Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe brought the funk with her “Q.U.E.E.N.” collaboration with Erykah Badu, but that’s not the only superstar guest on her sophomore album. The Wondaland Arts Society leader also holds court with Prince and Miguel on The Electric Lady.

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Jun
4
Miguel’s Leg Drop Victim Claims Possible Brain Damage

Miguel

Miguel made headlines when he landed on a fan at the Billboard Music Awards last month, but the saga is not over yet. The victim of the accident is now claiming that she may have suffered brain damage.

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