@skopemag news – friday – march 19, 2021 @ 1 pm est

@skopemag HQ – http://smarturl.it/skope

P!NK: ALL I KNOW SO FAR | On Prime Video May 21st, 2021

P!NK: All I Know So Far, featuring international superstar P!NK, will launch globally on Friday, May 21 exclusively on Prime Video in over 240 countries and territories. Join award-winning performer and musician P!NK as she embarks on her record-breaking 2019 “Beautiful Trauma” world tour and welcomes audiences to join her chosen family while trying to balance being a mom, a wife, a boss and a performer. Mixing footage from the road, behind-the-scenes interviews and personal material, director Michael Gracey (The Greatest Showman) gives audiences a glimpse behind the curtain of the circus that she calls life.

ABRAHAM MATEO, DAVIDO, OBRINN feat. FARRUKO unen fuerzas en el lanzamiento de “SANGA ZOO”

Spanish singer-songwriter Abraham Mateo, the Nigerian-American singer DaVido, Latin GRAMMY®-nominee and producer Obrinn and successful urban-superstar Farruko, join forces with a social-media fan base of more than 111 million followers, and 8.2 billion streams on YouTube for the release of “Sanga Zoo”. The audio and video are available now on all digital platforms.

“The Fantastic 4” give life to a new musical concept named Afro-Pop, exploring new sounds in the music industry. Abraham Mateo, DaVido, Obrinn and Farruko, are very unique and different from each other, but, together, they create an unprecedented “explosion” of talent and rhythms.

AmPm drop new house track ‘Tokyo’ via up-and-coming Dutch label Sushi Muzik

They have already racked up a variety of hits featuring guest vocalists from around the world. And today, March 19, Japanese production duo AmPm released ‘Tokyo’ – a new track that pays homage to the dance music of their roots, expressing their vision of their home city in the form of house music.

Corben Champoux Releases New Video for “I’m So Lonesome, I Could Cry”

Country Music has always been a part of Corben Champoux’s life as some of her earliest musical memories are of time spent riding shotgun in her dad’s pick-up and listening to all of his favorites. Lucky for Corben her dad loved the classics and she grew up on a steady diet of Johnny Cash, Hank Williams Sr, Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard. Her appreciation for the legends was evident when at the age of 7, and in her first guitar lesson, Corben picked Johnny Cash’s “Folsom Prison Blues” as her first song to learn. With that past, it’s no wonder, “I’m So Lonesome, I Could Cry” would be her first national release. While many artists would be intimidated to take on such a classic, Corben did so with abandon and has delivered a version that’s all her own. Listen here.


“Headshot” will be featured on Lil Tjay’s upcoming album and follows the release of his global smash “Calling My Phone” featuring 6LACK. The track entered the Billboard Top 200 Song Consumption Chart at #1 in the U.S., #3 on the Billboard HOT 100, #1 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart and #1 on the Billboard Hot Rap Songs chart and topped the Rolling Stone Top 100 songs chart. The #3 Billboard Hot 100 debut became Lil Tjay’s highest chart debut and career chart peak and is certified Gold in the U.S., Canada, Switzerland and Ireland with over 202 Million Global Streams.


“I like to think of humans as puzzles and sometimes an evil, dark piece will try to take up as much space as possible,” 347aidan says about the inspiration behind the song. “We need to remind ourselves the darkness only represents one piece of us, and we are so much more than just one piece.”

Jackboy Shares New Video Feat. Russ

Sniper Gang rapper Jackboy returns with an official remix to “Own My Masters,” from his latest album Love Me While I’m Here, with fellow independent multi-Platinum selling artist Russ. A perfect feature for the track because of his enthusiasm and recent outspokenness of the importance of controlling his own destiny and owning his masters. Both Jackboy and Russ confidently continue the narrative of ownership and young artists being completely in charge of their own music and their future. The single arrives alongside a music video that shows the pair taking over the city streets and flexing some of the perks and toys that ownership can grant you. Tonight, Russ, Jackboy, and Empire founder, Ghazi, will take to Instagram Live to have a conversation about the importance of independence.

AJ Jordan release Falling


JUSTICE includes the chart-topping global smashes “Holy” feat. Chance The Rapper, “Lonely” feat. Benny Blanco, “Anyone,” and “Hold On,” which combined have garnered over two billion streams worldwide, dominating radio airplay to the tune of over 215 million in US audience alone. Headed into release, the tracks alone have amassed an equivalent of 400,000 albums in the U.S. and over 1.3 million albums worldwide.

NEW SINGLE + VIDEO – Rising L.A. Artist Tai Verdes Releases Charming ‘we would have some cute kids.’, Out Now.

The feel-good, infectious track is accompanied by the enamouring video which was directed by Logan Fields (Rod Wave, Slayyyter, Lil Keed, Cupcakke). In the visual we find Tai stopped in his tracks as he crushes on a love interest; daydreaming about what their idyllic future and offspring could look like.

Destroyers of All – release new video for “Hellfall”

Destroyers of All proudly presents the new music video for the song “Hellfall”.

This is a fast-paced song with thrashy rythms in which the lyrics were inspired on the “Death flights” events that took place during the second half of the 20th century. “Hellfall” is the second single extracted from their latest album “The Vile Manifesto”. The video was filmed and edited by the director Carlos Calika at the Flashefoco studio (flashefoco.com).

Out today: Fareway’s debut single “Poltergeist” (FFO: Brockhampton, Jai Paul, Prefuse 73)

Combining the avant-rap of Brockhampton with the futuristic pop of Jai Paul – in spirit at least – might seem a difficult task but the Norwegian duo Alex-André Aanonsen and Jakob Eines are pulling it off with ease in their new project Fareway. Their first single, the funky as hell “Poltergeist”, is out today.

BYRON – Release Music Video For “Oktober”

Finland’s Heavy Doom Metal band Byron present their new music video “Oktober”, taken from their forthcoming new album “The Omega Evangelion”. The debut release is scheduled for March 26th, 2021 (Goatmancer records).

Asian superstars Afgan & Jackson Wang break the Internet with sultry single “M.I.A.”

A sultry, slow-burning trap flavoured R&B number, “M.I.A.” is an organic result of the friendship between the two after they met backstage in 2019 at a VLIVE event in Seoul. With an astounding 50M+ followers across social media combined between Afgan and Jackson, news of the duo’s collab earlier this week was affectionally dubbed ‘Afganson’ by fans and became an instant worldwide trending topic on Twitter.

Disciples & bshp join forces on intoxicating new single ‘Solid Gold’

A fresh, funk-laden house jam, ‘Solid Gold’ is an effortlessly seductive blend of deep bass, infectious grooves and bshp’s sugar-sweet vocals. It follows Disciples’ recent collaboration with house icon Dennis Ferrer on single ‘Whisper’, out on the legendary Defected. Musing on the inspiration, anDisciples vocalist Duvall said:

‘Solid Gold is about knowing a love will be amazing even before meeting that person. It’s that feeling of playing something over and over in your head, and feeling that what you could have together will be perfect.’


Lola has returned with another raw and expressive track, showcasing her as a story-teller with range, emotion and prowess way beyond her years. The accompanying video displays Lola at her most captivating and soul-bearing, with a straight-to-camera performance allowing her to take centre stage.


Julia Stone has today revealed the newest single from her forthcoming album Sixty Summers – ‘Fire In Me’. With its glam rock stomp and Stone’s haunting vocals, ‘Fire In Me’ is one of Sixty Summers’ most instantly striking tracks. Co-written with Dann Hume, the glamorous pound of ‘Fire In Me’ mirrors the song’s lyrical content, which describes the feeling of “fire in your belly” — the ability to be, or do, anything one wants. Brightened by a “Bond-like” string section from album co-producer Thomas Bartlett, ‘Fire In Me’ easily evokes they e heat and strength of Stone’s lyrics.

Alice Phoebe Lou shares her incredible third album ‘GLOW’

‘Glow’ is personal and raw. Full of visceral, star-dusted songs delivered in her crooning tones against a backdrop of scuzzy guitars, sauntering bass grooves and mesmeric piano sequences,

The 12 track body of work is Alice’s most personal music to date. Embracing her outlet of songwriting she allowed herself to write straight from the heart and share a rawness and vulnerability like never before.

Kelli-Leigh Unveils New Single ‘You Don’t Know Me’

London singer-songwriter Kelli-Leigh has released her infectious new single ‘You Don’t Know Me’, out now on her imprint Music Core.

A feel-good anthem, Kell-Leigh’s latest offering ‘You Don’t Know Me’ is a piece of pop perfection. Written by the songstress as a rebuttal against those who wrongly make assumptions, the track has an empowering and emboldening message that shines through Kelli-Leigh’s soaring vocals. It follows on from January single ‘Be Alright’ and debut EP Can’t Get Enough released last year to critical acclaim, asserting Kelli-Leigh as a rising star.

Jacques Greene drops atmospheric remix of Lime’s ‘Babe We’re Gonna Love Tonight’

Canadian dance music don Jacques Greene has remixed the Lime classic ‘Babe We’re Gonna Love Tonight’, out 19th March on Unidisc.

An atmospheric, emotion-tinged rework that builds in intensity across its five minutes, Jacques Greene turns ‘Babe We’re Gonna Love Tonight’ into a fluttering ambient techno cut that maintains the electricity of the 1982 original.

Animai’s latest single ‘ISLAND’ receives a dark rework from LX ONE

Animai has taken her deepest emotional dive yet with new single ‘ISLAND’, now featuring a dark remix from LX ONE.

She says “I think the remix goes even deeper into the unknown depths of the sea…you know where those jellyfish that light up live, haha! It also has an element of Massive Attack about it which I love.”

Max Leo “breaking my heart”

A poster boy for a new generation blend of local identity and internet based creativity, Max Leo is your ultimate internet kid next door. Tapping into the self effacing nature of the Gen Z conscience, ‘breaking my heart’ is a realistic breakup song cushioned by dizzy guitar licks and flirtatious grooves.

Acclaimed Singer Songwriter Dan Owens Releases “Boy’s Don’t Cry” (Piano Rendition)

Accompanied by a sleek, self directed visual, Dan showcases his innate ability to command any soundscape as the track revolves with a newfound level of poignancy and his ability to express vulnerability as a superpower.

WITCHBOUND Release ‘End Of Paradise’ Music Video

German melodic metal band, WITCHBOUND, have released a new single and music video for ‘End Of Paradise’, it’s the title track from their forthcoming second album, which will be released on April 30th via El Puerto Records.

SOLIS – Stunning new single: “Be Together” – out Today

With hypnotic harmonies, ethereal licks, swinging percussion and dreamy ambiance, “Be Together” is an accomplished and expressive new cut from the rising Manchester-based artist. Hallmarked with Solis’ signature melodies, the track is a brooding exploration of complex emotions.

Artist Nick Lexington – new release, “HEY YOU”

Bianca Rose unveils powerful new single ‘Monsters’

Pairing smooth production by Jake Isaac, with Bianca’s warm, soul-drenched vocals, ‘Monsters’ is a powerful, affecting single, with lyrics that release her emotions surrounding the murder of Ahmaud Arbery last year, and the Black Lives Matter protests that followed. Her first release of the new year, the track also speaks on the impact on mental health that comes with having to deal with racism as a black person.

Luwten (Glassnote Records) | new single + video

Luwten takes its name from a Dutch word which simply means ‘place without wind’. Amsterdam-based Tessa Douwstra adopted it as the moniker for her abstract pop project, so enamoured was she with the creative process of “working in a total vacuum”. Whilst her 2020 EP ‘Door’ was in Tessa’s own words; “A study of a perfectionist who acknowledges that everything’s in a constant state of flux”, the material on ‘Draft’ marks a determined move towards opening up a little, allowing a little fresh air, some outside influence, to rush in.

Grammy-Winning Songwriter and Producer Daniel Lanois Releases Acclaimed New Album “Heavy Sun”

Today, Grammy-winning songwriter and producer Daniel Lanois releases his new album Heavy Sun through eOne, the first release under his new “Maker Series” brand. “We want to lift people’s spirits with this music,” says Lanois. “It’s so easy to feel isolated right now, but we want everyone to feel included in what we’re doing.”

New single from Cristóvam! “Love, Be On My Side”

“Love, Be On My Side” is composed of flickering, acoustic guitar, soft, mellow drums that keep a steady heartbeat throughout the track, alongside a mix of subtle, grittier, rock elements that add an impassioned flame to the song.


Today, alternative synth pop singer and songwriter Laura Dre shares a brand new single “All Day, All Night” via Outland Recordings, one of the world’s leading synth and retrowave music companies.

All Day, All Night is the second single from her forthcoming debut album, produced by Dre and Robert Harder (Brian Eno, David Byrne, Sohodolls). The single follows the release of lead single Moving Spaces, which hit over 50k views in 10 days on YouTube and was playlisted on the world’s biggest LGBTQ+ radio station Gaydio.