Daily Archives: January 10, 2017

Kaytranda and Alicia Keys Collide on Smooth ‘Sweet F’in Love’

Kaytranda’s extensive list of collaborations continues to grow in 2017, with the release of ‘Sweet F’in Love’ with Alicia Keys. Both collaborators make their mark on the lusty track, with Keys’ smooth vocals and Kaytranada’s signature funky bass lines and soulful melodies. The song comes in as a one off, as Keys released her album Here…

Bonobo Releases ‘No Reason’ with Nick Murphy (aka. Chet Faker)

British producer Bonobo is set to release his sixth studio LP Migration on January 13th, and in the meantime has released single ‘No Reason’ with Nick Murphy (formerly Chet Faker). Bonobo’s ethereal deep house in combination with Murphy’s smooth and sultry vocals hits the nail on the head. Catch Nick Murphy in Auckland later this…

Kehlani flips an Akon classic with ‘Undercover’

In anticipation of Kehlani’s debut album, ‘SweetSexySavage’ to be released on January 27th, Kehlani teases fans with new track ‘Undercover’. The track premiered on Zane Lowe’s Beats One radio show last Thursday, housed as a a re-work of Akon’s classic ‘Don’t Matter.’ Kehlani harmonises about loving who she wants, and when she wants on the upbeat cut….

Watch a Soulful Performance of ‘Sidepiece’ from NxWorries

NxWorries, the tasteful duo of Anderson .Paak and Knxwledge, have released a live video of a slowed down, stripped down version of ‘Sidepiece’, off 2016’s highly acclaimed ‘Yes Lawd!’. Back in 2015 in the early days of the power team, Stone Throws recorded early workings of three tracks off the album as part of their…

Lil Yachty ‘Shoot Out the Roof’ Paint-filled Video

The 19-year old red haired rhymer Lil Yachty has managed to dance the line between cult following and unconventional rap music, and today releases his new video for ‘Shoot Out the Roof.’ Rigged with paintball guns for his whole team, the clip keeps things light-hearted splattering walls with fresh enamel. Taken from his Summer Songs 2 mixtape,…

AOE ‘I’m Right This Time’

Pulling apart traditional chord structures, AOE (Ambassadors of Earth) have emerged with a deconstructed masterpiece titled ‘I’m Right This Time.’ With a self-directed and created video, effervescent of a dreamlike cartoon hallucination.  AOE told The FADER over email. “AOE doesn’t separate sight from sound. Everything comes from the same source — the same creative spirit.” If…

Take a trip with Tourist for Laneway 2017

With three EPs and several singles under his belt, William aka Tourist has thrown everything he’s got into his music. His songs speak with rhythm and relatability and with a Grammy in his grasp he still quite calmly remains more humble as ever. Writing music for people who don’t dance – he focuses solely on…