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At Least One Unreleased Jay-Z, DMX & Ja-Rule Song Exists

Speaking to Rob Markman for MTV News at last week’s Def Jam 30th anniversary show in Brooklyn, Ja Rule spoke on one of the most legendary false starts in modern Rap history: the trio of himself, Jay-Z and DMX under the Murder Inc moniker. In June 1999, the three MCs graced the cover of XXL […]

Saintseneca – “Passionate Kisses” (Lucinda Williams Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Earlier this year Saintseneca released their excellent ANTI- debut Dark Arc, an album that found the Ohio folk-punks reaching new creative heights. Now the band has shared a cover of “Passionate Kisses,” penned by Lucinda Williams and made famous by Mary Chapin Carpenter. The confident jangle and robust arrangement shows how much of a full-fledged [...]



Chvrches – “Get Away”

The movie Drive is only three years old, and its soundtrack is magnificent; it’s arguably the best thing about the entire movie. But BBC radio host Zane Lowe has taken on the strange, difficult endeavor of improving, or at least competing against, that original soundtrack. Lowe has put together a whole new soundtrack to the [...]



Preview Gwen Stefani’s “Spark The Fire,” Produced By Pharrell

Gwen Stefani previewed a new song on Ryan Seacrest’s show today: “Spark The Fire,” which was produced by Pharrell. This comes on the heels of another new track from Stefani’s upcoming third solo LP, “Baby Don’t Lie,” which leaked on Saturday but is officially released today. This is just a snippet of new music, but [...]



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