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Watch Future Stunt in New “Super Trapper” Video

x https://youtu.be/P1J1mby_5Dg Future’s latest self-titled album that features standout songs like “Draco,” “Mask Off,” and “Feds Did a Sweep” came as a surprise release last week. Though it’s his fifth studio album, Future is always working on new music. Remember,

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Flume Releases New Track “Enough” Featuring Pusha T

King Push has teamed up with Australian producer Flume to deliver the track, “Enough.” As part of Flume’s upcoming EP, the follow-up to 2016′s Skins, the track contains the flavor of the G.O.O.D Music President’s signature flow. Flume’s forthcoming project, Skin

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Welcome to London O’Connor’s Unique, Yellow-Hued World

London O’Connor has beautifully constructed a visual home for his track “Nobody Hangs Out Anymore.” The song’s themes of isolation, further fleshes out the unique yellow-hued world O’Connor has been carefully building around himself. “I guess this song came from

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Jidenna’s Debut Studio Album ‘The Chief’ Is Finally Here!

After a long run with his “Classic Man” single, Jidenna’s debut album The Chief has arrived. Finally. Fans got their first taste of the project back in 2015, when Jidenna dropped its lead single “Long Live the Chief”—followed by “Chief

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Jermaine Dupri Hints At Possible Mariah Carey & Bryson Tiller Collaboration

In a recent sit-down with Rap-Up, Mimi’s long-standing collaborator and friend, Jermaine Dupri revealed what he has in store for the Grammy winning singer’s forthcoming album. From “Always Be My Baby” to “We Belong Together,” Dupri is the mastermind responsible

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MadeinTYO Drops the Long Awaited Video for “Skateboard P”

x https://youtu.be/A1KMrAig_hA MadeinTYO and Big Sean drop off their newest video for “Skateboard P,” a single they created to praise the almighty Pharrell Williams. “Skateboard P” can be found on MadeinTYO’s Thank You, Mr. Tokyo project that dropped back in

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The Weeknd’s “Reminder” Video Features Appearances From Drake, A$AP Rocky, Travis Scott & More

The Weeknd is celebrating his 27th birthday with a new visual in support of a track off his latest studio album, Starboy. Following up the frantic clip for LP single “Party Monster,” The Weeknd delivers a Kid Studio-directed vignette for

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Thundercat Releases New Single, “Friend Zone”

Thundercat has released the second single from his upcoming Drunk album due out on February 24 via Brainfeeder. The single, “Friend Zone,” finds the multi-instrumentalist/vocalist teaming up with Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins for a love inspired cut to cheer

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SZA and Kingdom Collaborate On New Single “What Is Love”

Los Angeles producer Kingdom and SZA have teamed up for a dope new track. A lush, slow-burning cut, “What Is Love” is a single from Kingdom’s full-length debut album Tears in the Club, due out February 24. Hopefully this helps

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M.I.A. Drops Jaw Dropping Visual for “P.O.W.A.”

After teasing clips from a video last week via Instagram, M.I.A. keeps her fans waiting no longer with the brand new visual release for her track “P.O.W.A.” In her oft-controversial manner, the artist samples The Marcel’s “Blue Moon,” while including

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Are You Here For Netflix’s Magic School Bus Reboot

Emmy award-winning SNL star Kate McKinnon is joining Netflix’s highly-anticipated reboot of the beloved animated children’s series The Magic School Bus.  She will be taking on the role of  beloved Miss Frizzle, the eccentric and wildly red-haired teacher whose unorthodox methods

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J Dilla: How Hip Hop’s Late, Great Innovator Achieved Immortality Through Music 

I consider myself a child of hip hop–an analyst of lyrics who makes figurative snow angels in contagious beats. This love carried over into my adulthood, when I first learned about J Dilla. I entered college in search of myself

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Wale Drops His New Video for “Running Back” f/ Lil Wayne

Back in January, during a performance on ESPN’s First Take, Wale debuted “Running Back.” The Lil’ Wayne assisted track received some buzz and had many fans wanting more.  Shortly before the premiere, behind-the-scenes footage of the track’s official music video surfaced

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If You Don’t Know, Now You Know: Lady Gaga, Drake, Questlove & More

1. Watch Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl half time performance. Although many of us wanted a very pregnant Beyonce to pop out during the Super Bowl halftime show,  you have to admit Lady Gaga did her thing. During the live broadcast

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Listen to Big Sean’s Fourth Studio Album ‘I Decided’

Finally Big Sean has unleashed his fourth studio album I Decided. The highly anticipated follow-up to Dark Sky Paradise, this project was inspired by the idea of rebirth. Features on the album include the likes of Eminem, Migos, Jhene Aiko and The

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M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN Is Back With His Best Film Since ‘The Sixth Sense’

With the recent release of M. Night Shyamalan‘s Split, we decided to examine the trademark style and calling signs of his films. Shyamalan’s film career is an interesting one to study because he has arguably had more success and more

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New Music From Joey Bada$$, ‘Land of the Free’

Joey Bada$$ releases his new MLK inspired track, “Land of the Free.” As promised, Joey has released the single “Land Of The Free” and it is as deep and dope AF. The Pro Era rapper delivers bars that leave you questioning

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Chance the Rapper & Anderson .Paak Preview New Music

On Tuesday, Anderson .Paak posted a Snapchat video which shows Chance the Rapper and himself hanging out and having a drink while bumping their own unreleased track. .Paak says in the clip: “It’s still West Side, West Side right on

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Deemehlow Drops ‘Here and Now’ Mix

Deemehlow releases his latest mix Here and Now. The mix is a thank you & recap for those who attended his latest Here and Now event at Ludlow House NYC.  This is an even better treat for those who weren’t

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Watch The Trailer for Cam’Ron’s ‘10,000 Miles’ Movie

10,000 miles the single, will be out nx week, the movie coming this summer.. Directed by @iamghettonerd 😜 A video posted by @mr_camron on Jan 16, 2017 at 10:53am PST Cam’Ron just announced his latest cinematic effort, 10,000 Miles via Instagram.

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J. Cole Surprises Fans Once Again With New Music

J. Cole seems to always be in a giving mood. The NC native just dropped a brand new song titled “High for Hours.” Produced by Elite and Cam O’bi, the track follows his latest album, 4 Your Eyez Only, which was

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Watch FKA Twigs Mesmerizing Nike Campaign Video

Multi-talented artist FKA twigs has debuted her first project as the Creative Director of NikeWomen’s Spring Zonal Strength Tights campaign. Titled “Do you believe in more?” and shot in Mexico City. FKA twigs conceptualized, directed, performed and soundtracked the campaign.

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FKA twigs Teases Her Upcoming Collaboration With Nike

FKA Twigs never ceases to amaze us and her latest project further confirms that fact. Always full of surprises, the artist just teased an unexpected collaboration with Nike. Details are incredibly sparse but twigs used Instagram to tease whatever it

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If You Don’t Know Now You Know: Donald Glover, The Obama’s, Oukast & More

1. Donald Glover thanks Migos for “Bad and Boujee” during Atlanta‘s Golden Globe acceptance speech.  CONGRATULATIONS!! to Donald Glover and the Atlanta team. The bunch took home two Golden Globes last night, once for Best Television Series — Musical or Comedy and

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Watch The Trailer For The Upcoming Documentary ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ Narrated by Samuel L. Jackson

Haitian filmmaker Raoul Peck has created a fascinating, detailed look at one of the most progressive and lyrical minds of the last century. Peck has adapted James Baldwin’s unfinished final novel, Remember This House, into a powerful documentary of the

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Watch Jhené Aiko Get Crazy In New Video for “Maniac”

Jhené Aiko just released her video to her new single “Maniac.” Back in November the songstress shared the single with fans along with some sexed up images. The video is a bit graphic  graphic but Jhene tells Rolling Stone, “One of

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Kehlani Teams Up With G.O.O.D. Music’s Charlie Heat for Her New Single “Undercover”

Kehlani links up with G.O.O.D. Music producer Charlie Heat, to create her latest single “Undercover.” The track is the third single release from her upcoming album SWEETSEXYSAVAGE. “Undercover” follows the release of previous cuts such as “Advice” and “Distraction.” You

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Watch A Clip From Tyler, the Creator’s ‘Cherry Bomb’ Documentary of Kanye West Recording His “Smuckers” Verse

Back in November, Tyler, the Creator shared the trailer for his upcoming Cherry Bomb documentary. Later that month lucky Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival attendees were able to witness a 10 minute clip during the event. Earlier today Tyler teased a

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Throw It Back: Amerie – “1 Thing”

Think back to January 5th 2005, Amerie‘s “1 Thing” was released and instantly became a favorite. The song was co-written by the singer and songwriter for her second studio album, Touch. “1 Thing” was heavily influenced by go-go rhythms and features a

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Big Sean Shows Off His “Moves” In latest Music Video

Big Sean has  released two songs from his upcoming album I Decided, “Moves” and “Bounce Back.” With less than a month away from the albums debut, the Detroit rapper just dropped a brand new video for the latest single “Moves.” In

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Chance The Rapper, Childish Gambino & More To Perform At Governors Ball 2017 in NYC

Music festivals that are going to rock our world in the coming months are slowly rolling out artist lineups. The latest is Governors Ball, which will feature Chance the Rapper as one of the three headliners. Rounding out the headlining

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Doin’ It Well: 5 Essential Yoga Tools for Beginners

Back in November Vashtie took a tour of the popular hip- hop yoga studio Y7 with owner Sarah Larson Levey. During her visit she participated in one hell of a hot yoga class. Here at Vashtie.com we like to encourage and inspire,

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Kendrick Lamar and Beyoncé to Headline Coachella 2017

It’s official, Kendrick Lamar and Beyoncé will headline Coachella 2017. Both Kendrick and Beyoncé had a great 2016 followed by multiple Grammy nominations. The third headliner for the two-weekend event will be Radiohead, who released their album A Moon Shaped Pool

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Desiigner Is The Face Of The Latest Adidas Originals XBYO Lookbook

#XBYO, the latest apparel collection from adidas Originals. Coming soon. A video posted by adidas Originals (@adidasoriginals) on Jan 3, 2017 at 3:11am PST Like his label mates Kanye West, Pusha T and Big Sean, Desiigner is another member of the

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Watch Migos Do It For The Culture In New Video “Call Casting”

Migos are back with a new video for their song ”Call Casting,” a hard-hitting cut from their forthcoming project CULTURE which is anticipated to drop in the coming weeks. The Atlanta trio made their way overseas to Nigeria in the

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Listen to Tyga and Kanye West’s New Single “Feel Me”

Kanye West is bringing in the new year the way most fans hoped, with new music. The rapper has teamed up with  Tyga for a collaboration on the track “Feel Me.” The song, which you can find below, is Ye’s first

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Remembering George Michael With Our Top Five Favorite Tracks

George Michael could have been a product of his era, but his songwriting talent and amazing voice helped solidify his place in music history. Michael started out as one-half of a bubblegum pop duo called Wham before breaking off on

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DVSN Drops Videos For “Too Deep” & “With Me/ Do It Well”

DVSN released two fresh videos last week, both from his Sept. 5th album. The “Too Deep” visual was released via Apple Music. The tracks  “With Me” and “Do It Well”  were combined for a visually arresting clip directed by Jon Riera and

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Check out Big Sean’s New Single “Moves”

My 4th album “I Decided.” drops 2.3.17. Preorder + new music at midnite EST. Can’t wait to share this story with yall. A photo posted by BIGSEAN (@bigsean) on Dec 22, 2016 at 7:31pm PST Big Sean announced on Twitter last

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Watch Yasiin Bey’s Farewell Concert At The Apollo Theater

Many fans were saddened when Yasiin Bey, otherwise known as Mos Def, announced that he would be retiring from music last month. He released Dec. 99th earlier last week alongside his friend and producer Ferrari Sheppard. To celebrate his long,

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