Brasstracks shatter the mold on "Improv #1 (Intro) " Ft. The Underachievers & Robert Glasper • Word Is Bond

Brasstracks is a NY based duo who mix improv Jazz with some elements hiphop. Their latest release is the Robert Glasper, The Underachievers assisted single “Improv #1 (Intro) “. The song sets the tone with a upbeat, head nodding backdrop laced with jazzy elements and soulful horns that tugs at the soul. The Underachievers come through with… Read More »

20 Best R&B Albums of 1997

In hip-hop, 1997 was the year the Shiny Suit. Yes—there were great, decidedly non-shiny albums; but we all know what defined that year’s sound and image. From “Gettin’ Jiggy Wit’ It” by Will Smith to Ma$e‘s “Feels So Good,” the death the Notorious B.I.G. that March had sparked an outpouring gleefully upbeat rap hits that championed superficial… Read More »

Rock gets personal on "Rockness A.P." single • Word Is Bond

  Rock‘s newest single “Rockness A.P.” takes a whole different course from his previous releases as he talks about his career. As a fan, I ten wondered why he never did drop a solo project despite having the spotlight many years ago. Everything and anything you ever wondered about Rock’s music trajectory was answered on “Rockness A.P.”… Read More »

Maxwell Releases ‘More Gods’ Video Remix [Watch]

to TheBoombox on Maxwell is giving ladies something to ogle over while he is currently on tour. He released the remix his R&B hit single “Gods.” The original “Gods” video was released in March by Maxwell and Tidal. It was directed by Philip Andelman. After hearing DJ Kapiro’s remix, Maxwell told Billboard that he “was inspired to add an extra… Read More »