Janelle Monáe – Q.U.E.E.N. feat. Erykah Badu [Official Video]

Going down in history as one of the best collaborations ever! Can’t even wait for Janelle’s new album…



Dwayne covers A Change Is Gonna Come (Sam Cooke)

How beautiful is this person?


(Weekly Highlight) Zaki Ibrahim’s New Album “Every Opposite”

Longly awaited, Zaki Ibrahim’s first full-length album has been released!

Stream it (and buy it) in full over at bandcamp

(Lookout!) Rocket Juice and the Moon – Hey Shooter [Feat. Erykah Badu]

This is a new track from Damon Albarn’s new funk supergroup project Rocketjuice and The Moon. This group consists of Damon Albarn (of Gorillaz), Flea (of Red Hot Chilli Peppers), and Tony Allen (of Fela Kuti). This new track will be featured on their upcoming self-titled debut album due out March 23rd. It features Erykah Badu, just to make it that much more awesome.

(via Soulbounce)



(Lookout!, and Morning Jams, and Weekly Highlight) Yuna – Live Your Life (Official Video)

It’s coming, people. I’ve been waiting and it’s coming. And this is just a taste. “Live your life” is the first single off the – I’ll put a bet on it – brilliant album about to come out in April 2012. Get this: it’s going to be produced by the Neptunes!

Keep an eye out…

{Lookout!} Amadou & Mariam – “Dougou Badia” (Feat. Santigold)

New EP dropping later this month, and new LP coming up in March. Some exciting collaborations in sight, including the one with Santigold on “Dougou Badia”. Check it out at Stereogum

(via Mel)