Corey “Latif” Williams is a name you need to know. This grammy nominated singer/songwriter has worked with many of your favorite artists, such as Michael Jackson, Chris Brown, Musiq Soulchild, Ryan Leslie, Sean Garrett, Jim Jones and more. If you visit the site regularly you might remember Cory’s mixtape with Don Cannon that we posted last year. Currently working on a new album for a Japanese release Cory liberated these two brand new records to us today. Check them out, and stay tuned for more from Latif. What do you think?
Archive for January 18th, 2011
T-Pain may not be in the limelight musically as much as in the past, but he has been finding new ways to expand and connect music with technology. Following the success of his Autotune iPhone app the singer/rapper/producer has teamed up with Android to create a brand new Free app called Booty Symphony (immediately shakes head upon reading). With this new Free app, you can basically compile booty shakin clips to create a master mix around three Nappy Boy Entertainment tracks and share them with your friends via facebook, twitter, and email. Follow the jump for a preview of the app and hear about their contest for the best video.
We missed posting this last week. Wyclef Jean and his younger sister Melky Jean continue to due their part when it comes to helping their native country. Here is the new video for Melky’s single “Better,” which was produced by Wyclef for the album “Care For Haiti”. The single is available now on iTunes and all digital stores. The album will be in stores March 8th and will include guest appearances from Patti LaBelle, Natasha Bedingfield, Sean Paul, Talib Kweli and more. When you buy this single or the album all proceeds will be donated to Care for Haiti, Yele Haiti and the Carma Foundation.
Jeremih takes you behind-the-scenes of his performance at Power 92′s Rip The Runway show. He was also joined by fellow singer/songwriter Keri Hilson, and the legendary El DeBarge. Check it out.
While Mya’s music career has stalled stateside, the sexy singer is thriving in Japan. Just off the success of her last single “Alive,” she is letting the world know she is still living the “Fabulous Life”. Her new electro pop single is produced by Jeff Miyahara, and was released on iTunes Japan today, via Manhattan Records. Check out the record below. In related news Mya can be seen in the new movie The Heart Specialist, in theaters now.
Chris Brown shares his passion for fashion in his latest “Breezy Art” webisode. The stylish singer asks his collaborators Swizz Beatz, Big Sean, and Tyga to define their style. He also announces he is working on a collaboration with German brand MCM and launching his “Be Yourself” line, which teaches young people to “be themselves and not have to worry about being criticized or judged for being different or independent.” Check it out.