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Today, iconic Chicago duo The Cool Kids unveil their new single “Hibachi” featuring KEY! and Nikki Sweets. The bass-heavy track features the duo’s nostalgic yet matured sound paired with eloquently served braggadocious bars that have been credited for influencing some of today’s most prominent rap figures.
YSL Recording Artist Unfoonk Releases New Mixtape “My Struggle” Ft. Future, G Herbo, Young Thug, Gunna, Lil Keed + More!
Today, Young Stoner Life Records recording artist Unfoonk releases his latest full-length project My Struggle. A bonafide street poet, Unfoonk continues to captivate his audience with his candid yet genuine style and delivery. The project promises a diverse set of sounds and flows, flaunting notable features from fellow YSL artists Young Thug, Gunna, Lil Keed, Lil Duke, and FN DaDealer along with Future and Chicago-native G Herbo. Alongside the release of the mixtape, comes the “Running Out Of Patience” music video to be released on Youtube today at 12:00 PM EST.
Kat Von D Shares New Vulnerable Synthwave Slow Jam on New single ‘I Am Nothing’ Out Today
Gifted multi-hyphenate Kat Von D shares vulnerable synthwave slow jam ‘I Am Nothing’, the second track from her forthcoming debut album, ‘Love Made Me Do It’, due August 27th and available for pre-order now. The pre-order of ‘Love Made Me Do It’ includes limited edition signed red vinyl, red cassettes, CD digipack, hoodies with Kat’s signature star face tattoos on the hood, custom sketchbooks and much more. Other limited edition color vinyl variants are also available for retail. – Photo Credits: @sequoiaemmanuelle
Alan Lawlor Drops The Beautiful Country/Folk Classic ‘Keeping It On’
Jessi Uribe y Carin León estrenan “RESULTÓ MUY PERRA” (Me Dejó Solito)
Dos de los artistas más “taquilleros” de México, Estados Unidos y Colombia, Jessi Uribe y Carin León, unen sus fuerzas en el estreno de “RESULTÓ MUY PERRA” (Me Dejó Solito).
Hard rock band The Lonely Ones released a new single titled “Dyin’ All Night Long” to all major platforms via Imagen Records today!
“The song is about an abusive relationship, which is a lot more common than most people realize. It’s easy to see from the outside looking in. When you’re in one of those relationships, you make excuses for the other person. In this song the victim has had enough” says Marty McCoy, the band’s vocalist/guitarist.
Country Newcomer Brady Lee Releases New Single “Rewind”
Singer-songwriter Brady Lee releases his new single titled, “Rewind,” available now on all digital retailers. Premiered exclusively via PopWrapped, Lee’s sonic style is very much radio-driven pop-infused anthems that showcase his outstanding vocal and songwriting skills.
“The song is about that moment in time when you catch yourself looking at old photos and thinking about the good memories of old relationships. Sometimes those deep dives go too far, and the next thing you know you’re spiraling, playing life on rewind,” explains Lee.
FIEL A SU CULTURA, SEIDY “LA NIÑA”, LE PONE SABOR CON SU NUEVO SENCILLO Y VIDEO MUSICAL “LA NIÑA LLEGO”
Seidy La “Niña” vuelve con su sencillo y video musical de “La Niña Llego”, tema que se desprende del EP con el mismo titulo, que habla de lo bendecida que es, y de lo agradecida que esta con sus santos y Dios por siempre respaldarla. Seidy nació en Cuba y se crió en Miami, nunca perdiendo sus raíces, y orgullosa de ser Cubana, sus temas siempre contienen algo de su cultura.
Amsterdam alternative/soul duo Feng Suave announce new EP, share “Come Gather Round” video
New single “Come Gather ‘Round” is released today, and follows previous taster of the EP “Tomb For Rockets” – which garnered widespread praise from the likes of Paste “sunny, go-with-flow indie-pop”, Clash “exudes easy-going charm” and The Line Of Best Fit “a dose of happy-go-lucky lo-fi pop”.
Annix Delivers Kaleidoscope (ft. A Little Sound) on Elevate Records
Elevate Records presents their next release and it’s from Cheltenham grown production duo Annix, who bring to Elevate a different kind of track from their usual weaponry. Having graced several labels, serving to the wider DJ circuit destructive selections throughout their years working diligently in the studio, their new single on Elevate sees the pair dig deep, providing a distinction which instantly jumps out at its listener through forthcoming single ‘Kaleidoscope’.
WITCH VOMIT: Portland Death Metal Practitioners Release Surprise EP, Abhorrent Rapture, Digitally Via 20 Buck Spin
Today, Portland, Oregon-based death metal practitioners WITCH VOMIT are pleased to unveil Abhorrent Rapture digitally via 20 Buck Spin!
Recorded and mixed by Evan Mersky and mastered by Dan Randall with artwork by Matt Stikker (Power Trip, Outer Heaven, Apraxic), the surprise EP delivers four freshly unburied traxxx from the witch vomitorium.
HEAVY TEMPLE have released their highly-anticipated debut full-length “Lupi Amoris” today, Friday June 18, 2021.
Platinum Certified Soundcloud sweethearts Flora Cash are back to deliver a new, melancholic and stripped offering called ‘Don’t You Look At Me That Way.’ As put by Earmilk, Flora Cash are frontiers of a new movement in pop that is centred on unadulterated emotion. Following on from previous single ‘Soul Mate’, it’s needless to say their latest track will be one that gets you right in the feelings.
RISING RAP STAR CHINESE KITTY DROPS “BEEN POPPIN” SINGLE & MUSIC VIDEO
Today, rising rap star Chinese Kitty releases her new hype-up single “Been Poppin” along with an accompanying music video. Produced by Cartier Fly and released via EMPIRE, “Been Poppin” finds Kitty confidently spitting bars. Set in New York City, the visual directed by Mills Miller features Kitty reminiscing on her come-up in the rap game.
Sage Fisher returns with Body Of Water, recorded last year against the backdrop of the emerging Covid-19 pandemic with Grammy-nominated producer Tucker Martine. Body Of Water represents both a deepening and an expansion of her singular sound. Although the harp retains its pivotal role as Fisher’s instrument of choice, the album features a stronger emphasis on her voice, delivered in a series of arresting incantations that take flight over a bed of ground-shifting beats and percussion.
MARIAH THE SCIENTIST DROPS NEW TRACK AND VIDEO “2 YOU”
RY RY WORLD is her first project release since her 2019 major label debut Master – a wry and profoundly personal collection of self-reflective ballads layered with sparse, cinematic instrumentals, which has garnered over 31 million streams worldwide and counting. Last year, Mariah released two tracks gearing up for her return – “Always n Forever” feat. Lil Baby, an iconic love song about loyalty and commitment, and “RIP,” an ethereal slow-drip ballad about finding a way to end the pain of never feeling enough for someone else.
NEONFLY Premiere Lyric Video for “Steal The World”
Today, UK’s alternative metal act NEONFLY celebrates the release of their brand new album, The Future, Tonight, out now on Noble Demon! With their third full-length, the band has taken an aggressively modern sound and approach that reflects NEONFLY’s musical maturity and evolution: ten modern rock anthems, heavy yet catchy allied with hard-hitting riffs, big metal grooves and decidedly socially conscious lyrics. While The Future, Tonight marks a departure from the band’s more traditional metal roots, NEONFLY presents us a new, addictive sound that is both musically enthralling and artistically engaging. The Future, Tonight was produced by Grammy award nominated producer Romesh Dodangoda (Bring Me The Horizon, Motörhead), with keyboards and orchestra arranged by Miro Rodenberg (Avantasia, Kamelot).
Radio Free Universe is eager to continue what was paused due to the Pandemic lockdown orders. Today they are joining forces with Folk N Rock for the video premiere of their song “Circle” and just in time for Father’s Day with the video featuring children from the Radio Free Universe families. “Video director Max Smith had for some time been kicking around the idea of having children lip-sync and airplay in a music video when we first talked to him about directing the video for Circle. He showed us a thirty-second test that included the girls playing isolated guitar and bass parts from the intro on toy instruments and we gave him the go ahead immediately,” — explains songwriter/producer Mark McMaster.