Monday kicks off with some of the sweetest, sickest old-school funk and soul you’ll ever have the pleasure of hearing courtesy of NYC DJ Akalepse and his weekly party Props at Le Poisson Rouge.
Today’s mix by DJ Veterano is entitled Barbecue Blends, and it’s chock full of old-school deep funk and soul cuts perfect for sizzling some steak.
Dig this sweet hand-animated video from Breakbot, made up of thousands of hand-painted images.
If you needed more proof that 3D is everywhere, peep this video from Rhymefest and Phonte called “Say Whassup” – it claims to be the first ever 3D music video.
Check out the first video from New Hampshire rapper Chatham Yelle, entitled “The Bookstore.”
Feast your eyes on “Tightrope,” the debut video from Janelle Monae’s eagerly anticipated upcoming album The ArchAndroid.
Dig the new video for Midnight Hour from Reflection Eternal, composed of Talib Kweli and DJ Hi-Tek, with Estelle on vocals. Their new album Revolutions Per Minute drops May 18.
Is R. Kelly just completely clueless about why it’s a good idea to ask somebody to be their #2? Especially when he went #1 all over that girl? Find out in his new video.
Multi-talented rapper-producer Mayer Hawthorne is getting a lot of love lately, and for good reason. Check out his new single, “I Wish It Would Rain.”
Even Flavor Flav goes autotune? His new joint “I’ll Never Let You Go” seems to herald a more sensitive side to the Public Enemy hypeman who once famously bragged that he was going to “put his bread in your doo doo toaster.”