Oct
22
DeJ Loaf Performs ‘Try Me (Remix)’ with Remy Ma, Jadakiss, & Styles P

DeJ Loaf and Remy Ma

It’s been a crazy couple weeks for DeJ Loaf. The much-buzzed-about newcomer signed to Columbia Records, released her mixtape Sell Sole, and last night, she headlined her first show at Santos Party House in New York.

Dressed in a gold jacket, the 23-year-old Detroit rapper performed tracks off the 13-track tape and brought out Remy Ma, Jadakiss, and Styles P for the remix to her underground hit “Try Me.”

Watch DeJ make her Big Apple debut below.

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Oct
22
New Music: Mystery Skulls f/ Brandy & Nile Rodgers – ‘Number 1’

Mystery Skulls and Brandy

While Brandy readies her next album, the R&B diva pops up on a pair of songs for Mystery Skulls. Frontman Luis Dubuc calls upon the singer and guitar legend Nile Rodgers for the disco-infused “Number 1″ and “Magic” off their upcoming debut Forever.

“I think I found my number 1 / You can never be a one-hit winder,” sings Brandy on the blissful track.

“I wrote the song with [Brandy] in mind,” Dubuc told The FADER of “Number 1.” “Then one day she heard it through someone we both knew, and she said yes. We were in the studio like a week later. When she showed up, she asked to sing on my other track, ‘Magic,’ as well. Brandy’s voice is stunning!”

Forever is due October 27. Stream “Number 1″ below.

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Oct
22
Jennifer Lopez in Talks for Las Vegas Residency

Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez is bringing her booty to Las Vegas. The pop megastar is reportedly nearing a multi-million-dollar deal for her first headliner residency.

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Oct
21
New Music: Meek Mill f/ Boosie – ‘F**k You Mean?’

Fuck You Mean?

Meek Mill is putting in work from behind bars. The Philly rapper, who was sent to jail in July for a parole violation, reminds hip-hop what it’s been missing on his explosive collaboration with Lil Boosie.

Over a menacing beat, the Dreamchasers boss spits flames, while Boosie boasts about his jeans costing us much as a Range Rover.

Meek has been serving his three-to-six-month jail sentence, but it’s unknown exactly when he will be released. His sophomore album Dreams Worth More Than Money has been delayed while he completes his bid.

If you’re craving more music from Meek, he can also be heard on Paloma Ford’s new single “Let Me See.” August Alsina recently shared a phone call he received from his incarcerated friend.

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Oct
21
Chris Brown, Jodeci to Perform at Soul Train Awards

Chris Brown

There will be peace, love, and Breezy at the Soul Train Awards. Chris Brown is set to open this year’s show with a thrilling performance.

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Oct
21
Mac Miller Signs to Warner Bros. Records

Mac Miller

Mac Miller’s indie days are over. The Pittsburgh rapper and his Remember Music imprint have signed with Warner Bros. Records.

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Oct
21
Chance the Rapper Readies New Album ‘Surf’

Chance the Rapper

In the last six months, Chance the Rapper has covered the “Arthur” theme song, brought out Justin Bieber at Coachella, and shared the stage with R. Kelly at Lollapalooza, and he will cap off his remarkable year with a new album.

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