Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Music News

Music News

Stay current with the latest music news, videos, and trends in hip-hop, rock, pop, and R&B music on Fashion Nerrd | Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, J Cole, Kanye

Firebeatz – Yeahhhh

From Afrojack to Hardwell to R3hab, it’s apparent that Dutch DJs are unmatched in brewing the most penetrating, hard-hitting tracks in the EDM world. Dutch exports Firebeatz are back with their new track “Yeahhh,” which is sure to keep this very notion adrift.

Daft Punk Unveils R.A.M Tracklist Via Vine

In preparation for one of the most highly anticipated albums of the year, the ever mysterious Daft Punk has taken a page out of Justin Timberlake's book in putting together one of the most creative marketing engines the music world has seen in some time.

Daft Punk featuring Pharrell & Nile Rodgers – Get Lucky (SNL Ad)

A high quality version of Daft Punk's collaboration preview with Pharrell and Nile Rodgers has arrived....
Miguel - How Many Drinks (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)

Miguel – How Many Drinks? (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)

Kendrick Lamar throws some guest bars over Miguel's recent single "How Many Drinks?," off his critically acclaimed album Kaleidoscope Dream. Listen to it at the top.
Cassie - RockaByeBaby

MIXTAPE STREAM: Cassie – RockaByeBaby

After hitting us with the videos for "Numb" and "Paradise," Bad Boy representative Cassie drops her newest mixtape today called RockaByeBaby. The 13 track release features guest spots by Jeremih, Fabolous, French Montana, Pusha T,...
Jay-Z - Open Letter

Jay-Z – Open Letter (Prod. Timbaland & Swizz Beats)

Some "dweebs" believe Hov's been doing a lot of wrong this past week. Vacationing in Cuba, selling his shares in the Brooklyn Nets, opening up Roc Nation Sports. Man can't seem to catch a...
Robin Thicke - Wanna Love You Girl (Kaytranada Remix)

Robin Thicke – Wanna Love You Girl (Kaytranda Remix)

Montreal producer Kaytranda transformed Robin Thicke's 2010 single "Wanna Love You Girl" from James Bond sex-scene-song to 22nd century grimey alley music. In other words, it's a winner. Good news is Kaytranda is planning...
Neak - A.M.N.R.

Neak – A.M.N.R. (Prod. J-Rell)

Chi Town's very own Neak releases the visuals for his latest single "A.M.N.R." produced by fellow Chicagoan J-Rell. The video was directed by APJ and for the most part features footage of the rapper riding...
Y-Roc - Now In Charge

Y-Roc – Now In Charge

16 year old up-and-comer Y-Roc drops a new cut entitled "Now In Charge," a cover of Dj Premier's "Supa Star" beat which first made the airwaves in Group Home's 1995 album Livin' Proof. The New York...
Mazzi - Weight (Prod. Harry Fraud)

Mazzi – Weight (Feat. N.O.R.E. & Smoke DZA) (Prod. Harry Fraud)

Immanuel Smith is prepping for the follow up of BOBO's successful mixtape The Best of Both Offices Compilation Vol. 1, and to kick it off they hit us with the first single off the mixtape called...
Slot-A - The Transition

MUSIC VIDEO: Slot-A – Good Morning (Dir. APJ)

With his new album The Transition already out, Chicago's Slot-A premiers the first music video for the newest single of the project called "Good Morning." The video is directed by another Windy City representative, APJ, and...
gaVen heVy - Crab Legs

gaVen heVy – Crab Legs

We got a dope new cut today from Brooklyn rapper gaVen heVy called "Crab Legs." heVy forms part of a larger Brooklyn-based hip-hop movement called INeverRapper2BCool which formed back in 2011. You'll hear heVy reference the...
J. Cole - Power Trip (Feat. Miguel)

MUSIC VIDEO: J. Cole – Power Trip (Feat. Miguel)

We got the visuals for J. Cole and Miguel's single "Power Trip," off Cole's forthcoming album Born Sinner. The video has a crazy little plot twist at the end
Mount Kimbie - Blood and Form

Mount Kimbie – Blood and Form

Mount Kimbie has been on a roll with the releases lately. Today we get yet another song off their forthcoming album Cold Spring Fault Less Youth, which is due May 27. While we wait for...
Theophilus London - Rio

Theophilus London – Rio (Feat. Menahan Street Band)

Today, Theophilus London releases his newest single with the Menahan Street Band called "Rio." The song has a low key synthy pop vibe and incorporates a live band for the drums. Overall a refreshing release...