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Q Magazine’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

What does this long-running UK monthly music mag think is the best album of 2017?

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Uncut’s Top 75 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As usual, Uncut‘s list has some similarities to their sister publication MOJO, but they have some other surprises in store too.

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Hangout Fest 2018 lineup (Kendrick, Killers, St Vincent, SZA & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Anderson. Paak, Odesza, Portugal. The Man, Dej Loaf, Manchester Orchestra and more are also playing.

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SZA expands tour, playing free Pandora NYC party with Ty Dolla $ign, Post Malone

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

When SZA played an intimate pop-up show at The Box last month, way too many people showed up, and according to SZA, she was going to do a second show that night but cops shut the second one down. She also promised she would be back in NYC for another free show, and she has delivered…

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SZA expands tour, playing free Pandora NYC party with Ty Dolla $ign, Post Malone

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

When SZA played an intimate pop-up show at The Box last month, way too many people showed up, and according to SZA, she was going to do a second show that night but cops shut the second one down. She also promised she would be back in NYC for another free show, and she has delivered…

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Afropunk 2017 Saturday pics (SZA, Princess Nokia, the fashion, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Absolutely perfect weather, an incredible lineup — not to mention the amazing fashion going on in the crowd — made for a great start to Afropunk Fest 2017

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Miguel drops new song “Sky Walker”; ‘Insecure’ details S2 soundtrack

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

While we await a followup to Miguel‘s 2015 album Wildheart, the crooner just dropped a new single, “Sky Walker.” It features past collaborator Travis Scott

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12 acts to see at Afropunk Brooklyn 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

There are TONS of great acts to catch at this weekend’s Afropunk Brooklyn festival. We’ve made a list of 12 we think you shouldn’t miss, including Solange, Sampha, SZA, Soul II Soul, and more…

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watch SZA cover Cardi B (who’s playing a yacht)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bronx rapper Cardi B‘s awesome “Bodak Yellow” single continues to blow up. It’s currently #3 on the Billboard Hot 100. She’s been brought out on stage at big festivals by both Drake and Migos, and now SZA has covered the song…

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Afropunk 2017 set times (Macy Gray vs Thundercat, SZA vs Soul II Soul)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Sunday is mostly free of notable conflicts, but you’ll have to make some decisions on Saturday. Fortunately Solange’s set only conflicts with a DJ set.

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SZA: Ctrl

Source: Short and Sweet NYC » Music

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SZA: Ctrl

I hate to start off this review bragging, but I have a confession. I’m convinced, I have to be the second coming of Quincy Jones or Sean Combs. Why am I tooting my own horn? Well, right before SZA debuted CTRL I was listening to, and doing my research on her. I instantly loved her approach to music. After finding out it was a talent she sorta discovered accidentally it made sense. I was happy to see a Young Black Woman with an alternative edge making her way. Born in St. Louis, but ...

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listen to Jazmine Sullivan’s new song for ‘Insecure’ (and the great S1 soundtrack)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

HBO’s ‘Insecure’ always has incredible music, thanks to music supervisor Kier Lehman, the show’s composer Raphael Saadiq, and the show’s creator, co-writer and star Issa Rae. Season one also featured Solange as a music consultant.

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Solange officially playing Afropunk; Thundercat adds 2nd BK Steel show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Now that her co-headlining set at NYC festival Panorama is behind her, Solange has officially been confirmed for Brooklyn’s Afropunk Festival

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Kendrick, Chance & Travis Scott headlining 2017 Day N Night fest (lineup)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Anaheim rap festival also includes YG, Earl Sweatshirt, Lil Uzi Vert, Kodak Black, Smino, Saba, SZA, Isaiah Rashad, 21 Savage, and more.

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Grizzly Bear’s Ed Droste made a playlist of his favorite songs of 2017 so far (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear made a playlist of his favorite songs of 2017 so far. Grizzly Bear’s three singles are on there (Ed says, “Yes I included us Bc I’m proud of those tracks”)…

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New Music Releases: Imagine Dragons, Shawn Mendes, Haim, Jaded, and More Release New Tunes

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Ruby Mora

Its our favorite day again and that means round up the best and the brightest in Philly music and beyond to help YOU get down on #NewMusicFriday. Check out all our picks to get you moving and shaking for times to come!

New Singles to Jam to

Jaded, “The Greatest [Prod. Syndrome]”

This Philly artist has only started making music ONE YEAR AGO. All we got to say is DAYUM. Check out this awesome track below!

Rita Ora, “Your Song”

British pop songstress Rita Ora has released the video for “Your Song” and ...

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Kendrick Lamar at Barclays Center, and Hot 97 Summer Jam tickets on sale

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tickets on sale today for Kendrick Lamar at Barclays Center with Travis Scott and D.R.AM., who also plays Hot 97 Summer Jam with Migos, Joey Bada$$, Young M.A and more.

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