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Listen to Mila J’s New Single Featuring Future, “Freaknic”

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Jhené Aiko’s sister Mila J is back with another explicit single for your listening pleasure. Teaming up the auto-tune emperor, Future, Mila shares her lustful desires in the verses of “Freaknic,” while Future channels the spirit of Jodeci on the hook.  Grab your lady, press play, and vibe out to the track below.   Advertisement Def Soul […]

Jessie J, Jhene Aiko, and Rixton are “Sorry To Interrupt” in New Song

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  Pop-Tarts brought Jessie J, Jhené Aiko, and Rixton together to collaborate on a DJ Mustard produced beat for their Crazy Good Summer intiative.  The resulting anthem, “Sorry To Interrupt,” is a unapologetic summer jam celebrating the triumphant rise to success amid naysayer and haters.  Check out the lyric video above then watch how it all came to […]

Kehlani & Mr. Carmack Team Up for ‘Songs From Scratch’

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Kehlani and Mr. Carmack team up on the latest installment of Songs From Scratch. The resulting track “All In” desricbes the incredible heights a relationship can reach over a soothing beat. Mr. Carmack even pulled the string quartet out to add a little flavor. – Def Soul (@DefSoulNJ) Advertisement

Listen to Travis Scott’s New Single, “3500,” Featuring Future and 2 Chainz

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After causing mass commotion at Summer Jam, Travi$ Scott decided to liberate the first single from his highly anticipated debut LP, Rodeo. Titled “3500 (For The Coat)”, Travi$ enlisted the help of Future and 2 Chainz to give the people a little taste of the lavish life. Produced by Metro Boomin and Mano, this high-powered single is […]

Watch Fabolous’ “Awwright” Video

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Fabolous has been doing “Awwright” lately. Fresh off his Summer Jam domination, Loso follows up with an interpretation of Kendrick Lamar‘s To Pimp A Butterfly stand-out track, which was originally produced for Fab last year. In the video above, we finally have the full-length version of the Pharrell Williams and Sounwave-produced joint, just in time […]

Watch Casey Veggies’ New Video, “Tied Up,” Featuring DeJ Loaf

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Casey Veggies and Dej Loaf connect for the video for Casey’s latest single “Tied Up.” Featuring a bevy of beautiful women, Veggies and Loaf leave no loose ends, and the romantic duet will appear on his forthcoming major label debut, Live & Grow, set to arrive later this year. Watch the video above. Advertisement – DefSoul (@DefSoulNJ)   […]

Watch Tazer x Tink – “Wet Dollars” Video

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  Chicago’s Tink and the UK’s DJ Tazer connect for a dope visual for their “Wet Dollars (Remix)”.  Shot on an NYC rooftop Tink shows off her vicious wordplay while dancers show of in the streets.  Be on the look out for Tink’s upcoming debut, Think Tink, coming soon to a hood near you. Advertisement – […]

Minister Louis Farrakhan Interviews with the Breakfast Club

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This morning, DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God sat down with the honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan to wax poetics about peace, justice, tyranny, and the issues facing people of color. Farrakhan talked about everything from President Obama’s comments on the protests and riots in Baltimore, to his expectations of artists he knows personally, like […]

Watch Drake Perform “Know Yourself” in Toronto For the First Time

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Yesterday Drake‘s Jungle Tour hit its homecoming stop Toronto. Upon returning Aubrey performed, one of the most well known tracks from his platinum-selling If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late,  “Know Yourself” for the very first time.  As you can imagine the the turn up did ensue.  Especially around the 2:20 mark.  You know how that s#!t goes. – Def […]

Watch DJ Jazzy Jeff In Paris | Vinyl Destination

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DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Vinyl Destination crew end a 10 show, 10 day run in Paris, and decided to explore the city and take in some sights. They joined Rich Medina and headed off to Amsterdam for a few days off.  Feeling refreshed after some much-needed time off, the crew gets back in full […]

Watch Def Jam’s 2015 Upfronts Recap (Powered by Samsung)

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  A few day ago Def Jam Recordings in conjunction with Samsung’s Milk Music celebrated a new generation of rising young stars in an exclusive showcase for top brands, media and influencers. The Def Jam Upfronts 2015 featured breakout performances from this years group of buzz worthy artists, each releasing their debut album in the […]

Watch Lion Babe’s “Don’t Break My Heart” Video

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  With their self titled debut EP tearing up headphones around the country, Lion Babe release the visual for one of my personal favorites, “Don’t Break My Heart.” Utilizing body paint to illustrate her inner glow, Jillian Harvey flaunts her interpretive dance skills on a smoky rooftop, while Lucas Goodman spins vinyl in the background. Check […]

Listen to Tinashe’s All Hands on Deck (Remix) f/ Dej Loaf

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As if she didn’t have enough hands on deck, LA Songstress, Tinashe, grabs Dej Loaf for a few more in the remix to her latest jam. With a Lustful 16, Dej proves how much of a handful she can be.  Check out the song below and give us your thoughts in the comments. Make sure you […]

Kehlani Announces ‘You Should Be Here’ Tour Dates

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With the release of her digitally acclaimed sophomore effort You Should Be Here Kehlani is going on a 6-week, 20-city tour to promote her work. The tour, which kicks off in Chicago, has the R&B songstress in New York, Houston, Toronto, and Los Angeles before closing out in Honolulu. Check out the full schedule below. Tickets […]

Watch And Listen To A$AP Rocky Sing In His “LSD” Video

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With his highly anticipated sophomore effort At Long Last A$AP  right around the corner Lord Flacko takes a Psychadelic trip with a few beautiful ladies to blow of some steam.  As you can imagine things get tripped out in this Dexter Navy directed short film.  Check out the the narcotic adventure above and list your favorite […]

Watch Jidenna’s “Long Live The Chief” Video

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The “Classic Man” is back with another dope record, but he isn’t singing this time. Channelling the minimalist, electronic style of the 1980’s, Jidenna “Long Live the Chief,” in which he drops lyrical gems to match his sharp style, showing us all why the Wondaland rep is a boss in his own right. Check out the […]

#XLife Malcolm’s 90th Birthday Celebration With The Source

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If I was a piece of paper I’d be a Malcolm X speech written on the Back on Nat Turners slave papers, intricately folded by militant martyrs and political poets, handed down with the folk lore of revolution, heard thru the power of culture by young legionaires of legacy, hoping to revitalize the tradition of […]

Watch Eskeerdo’s new video “Freedom”

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Miami emcee Eskeerdo returns with a powerful, political video for a standout from his self-titled EP, Eskeerdo. The 305 rap provides his perspective on politics, prejudice, and pop culture, while painting a poignant picture of the social injustices tearing our nation apart. Check it out above, and give us your thoughts below. For more on […]