New Music: Khalil – A Long Story Short (EP)


It’s been quite some time since we’ve heard from young up and coming singer Khalil.

Following up his last offering “Hey Lil’ Mama” featuring Lil’ Twist, Khalil has returned with a new EP titled ‘A Long Story Short.’

The unexpected project boasts 10 new songs and includes features from Justin Bieber, Birdman, Blake Kelly, Tory Lanez and more. Stream the entire mixtape after the jump!

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New Music: Mélat – ‘Move Me’ (EP)


Austin based singer/songwriter on the rise, Mélat, has been on the grind for a little while, but she may have finally found the formula to truly capture listeners with the release of her brand new EP ‘Move Me.’

Working entirely with Delicious Vinyl producer Jansport J, the duo have quiet perfectly blended soulful boom-bap production with soulful vocals and stirring lyrics, is there ever a better combo?

The Ethiopian vocalist shines brightest on “Revelation 8:2″ and the title track, but the 9-track project is a rich and dreamy introduction to the emerging talent.

Take a listen to the EP below, and if you like you can download it at BeHoldMelat.com.

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New Music: Rico Love – I Sin (Free Album)


Rico Love has been working hard on his debut album, but his plans for releasing the project to the world have changed. One year after releasing his debut EP Discrete Luxury, the hit making artist/songwriter/producer has decided to give an album away for free!

Today, the Division 1 boss continues to expand his brand and give fans and new listeners a deeper look into who he is as an artist with the 12-track album I Sin. Lead by the single “He Got Money” with Future, the LP boasts additional features from rappers Big K.R.I.T., Kevin Gates, Troy Ave and Bobby Shmurda.

In the first episode of his “I Sin” vlog, Rico explained what motivated the decision.

“I want to do something that’s really unheard of,” he said. “All I ask in return is that if you love the music and you appreciate the music, that I have you as a fan and you consistently buy my music and you grab a hold to me.”

Follow the jump to stream and download Rico’s new album now:

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New Music: Ty Dolla $ign – ‘Sign Language’ (Mixtape)

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Ty Dolla $ign continues to bless the streets with new material, showcasing his unique style.

Following his official ‘Beach House‘ EP, which has spawned the hit singles “Paranoid” and “Or Nah,” the singer/rapper/producer delivers the free mixtape ‘Sign Language.’

The 11 track project boasts plenty of big features including T.I., Rick Ross, Big Sean, Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, Yo Gotti, Fabolous and YG, with production from Metro Boomin, DJ Mustard, FKi, and D’Mile. The mixtape also features special ‘Interludes,’ which appear at the end of certain tracks, and feature separate short songs from artists BJ The Chicago Kid, Jeremih, Mila J, Ed Sheeran, K Camp and Mike Posner.

Ty is currently working on his debut album Free TC, which is expected later this year. The mixtape’s last track is a record by his brother TC, who is currently incarcerated.

Stream and download below:

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Mixtape: DJ Chris Styles & ThisisRnB – ‘Fresh Radio’ (August ’14) (Hosted by Mack Wilds)


It’s about that time again! August is here and we are bringing you this month’s brand new ‘Fresh Radio‘ mixtape with DJ Chris Styles of Sirius XM’s ‘The Heat,’ and hosted by singer/actor Mack Wilds.

The 60 minute live mix features some of the hottest R&B singles climbing the charts and rockin the clubs right now, from the likes of Usher, Trey Songz, August Alsina, Elle Varner and many more. Plus exclusive interlude breaks from Mack Wilds, who is currently touring on the “Under The Influence Tour” with Wiz Khalifa, Jeezy, Ty Dolla $ign and more.

Follow the jump to stream and download the mix now!!


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New Music: Jonn Hart – ‘Heart 2 Hart 2′ (Mixtape)


Bay Area native Jonn Hart, known for the popular club hit “Who Booty,” has returned with the second installment of his mixtape series ‘Heart 2 Hart.’

The new project, simply titled ‘Heart 2 Hart 2,’ boasts 12 original records with features from Yo Gotti, Glasses Malone, Kool John and Big Zo.

In addition to the new tape, Hart has released a Deluxe Edition for iTunes, including the original Heart 2 Hart as well as the new Heart 2 Hart 2.

Stream and download his new project below:

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It’s Here! Adrian Marcel Releases ‘Weak After Next’ (Mixtape)

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After much anticipation and a pre old-school style physical release, Adrian Marcel has finally officially released his brand new mixtape ‘Weak After Next‘ to the masses!

The follow-up to his acclaimed debut ‘7 Days of Weak,’ the Oakland native returns with his sophomore project, which is once again presented by his mentor Raphael Saadiq, and hosted by Don Cannon, DJ Carisma & DJ Amen.

Boasting 18 tracks with features from Kelly Rowland, Raphael Saadiq, Snoop Dogg, E-40, Casey Veggies and Kirko Bangz, the singer/songwriter is making it known he is here for his spot as one of R&B’s most talented new acts.

“The new project, I think, really shows my growth as an artist since my debut project and I am very proud of where I am. I feel fortunate to be able to continue to collaborate with amazing musicians and artists and am excited for everyone to hear ‘Weak After Next,’” he told Billboard.

Why wait any longer? Get into the brand new mixtape below!

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New Music: D Lux – No Filters: Chapter 1 [Mixtape]


Earlier this year, ThisIsRnB had the pleasure of introducing you to the talented artist known as D Lux with his single “Bomb Bomb” and now, he’s here to deliver another treat for all to enjoy.

Releasing his debut mixtape, No Filters: Chapter 1, the young singer is finally living out his dream. Once an orphan bouncing from home to home, D Lux is sure to be hopping from speaker to speaker now with his new project. Featuring the Ace Hood featured lead single and other collaborations with the likes of Trae The Truth, K Camp and more, No Filters is sure to be one of the top R&B mixtapes to ride out to this summer.

Ready to see what we mean? Take a listen below:

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