SZA

Dec
6
Video: SZA f/ 50 Cent – ‘Teen Spirit (Remix)’

50 Cent

While 50 Cent remained quiet on the music front in 2013, he caps off the year with something new. The hip-hop mogul appears in the remix video for SZA’s single “Teen Spirit.”

50 co-signed the TDE songstress, tweeting, “new artist SZA is on her way TDE got another one. DAMN LOL.”

His album Street King Immortal does not have a release date, but the G-Unit chief has been working on a new body of work for release in January. He told The Huffington Post that it’s more than a mixtape and includes all original material “inspired in a whole other direction.”

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Nov
22
Video: Isaiah Rashad f/ SZA – ‘Ronnie Drake’

Isaiah Rashad

It’s a family affair in the video for Isaiah Rashad’s single “Ronnie Drake” featuring SZA. In the black-and-white clip, the TDE rapper returns to his hometown of Chattanooga, Tennessee. He kisses his baby and chills on the block with his homies. TDE’s First Lady SZA also makes the trip, riding a bike through Isaiah’s ‘hood.

Head down south with TDE’s newest signee.

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Nov
1
New Music: Isaiah Rashad f/ SZA – ‘Ronnie Drake’

Isaiah Rashad and SZA

TDE continues to impress with its talented roster. With Kendrick Lamar on top and Schoolboy Q up next, the label brings together its newest signees, Isaiah Rashad and SZA, on The Antydote-produced “Ronnie Drake.”

The Chattanooga MC drops some knowledge on his powerful bars, while SZA sings the soulful hook.

“Came a long way from a boat and an auction/ Now we got names and a vote and a coffin,” raps Isaiah.

Check their conscious flow below.

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Oct
10
Video: SZA – ‘Teen Spirit’

SZA

SZA’s profile has been rising since signing with TDE. Now the 23-year-old songstress debuts the dark and edgy video for her WondaGurl-produced single “Teen Spirit,” which she directed with Aplusfilmz.

“I wanted to live and die by my own decisions,” SZA told Vogue.com. “From color correction to set choice to dressing myself in dirty T-shirts and random Marni pieces and refusing a stylist and makeup artist… I figured if I was going to fail, I’d do it on my own terms.”

The New Jersey native, who cites Björk and Eartha Kitt as her inspirations, has already released two EPs and is working on her Z EP for release later this year.

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Aug
15
TDE Signs Alternative Songstress SZA

SZA

Top Dawg Entertainment is welcoming its first female to the family. The hip-hop label behind Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q has announced the signing of alternative songstress SZA.

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