MIXTAPES

New Music: Lyrica Anderson – If You’re Remixing This It’s Too Late (Mixtape)

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Well this is interesting!

R&B singer-songwriter Lyrica Anderson has decided to drop another mixtape, but this time, she borrowed a few pages from the book of Drake.

The Rap superstar, who released his surprise mixtape album If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late and debuted at No. 1 with 535,00 copies, hadn’t even had the opportunity to fully bask in its glory before it was deemed as perfection, and Lyrica is giving her stamp of approval as well. Remixing 8 of the tracks from the album, the famed songwriter – who titled her mixtape ‘If You’re Remixing This It’s Too Late‘ as a play on Drizzy’s title – lets it be known that the hate will be real on this one.

Taking her turn at tackling the beats to “Energy,” “Legend,” “Madonna,” “10 Bands,” and more, the sultry singer turns the tracks into anthems for women. While she’s revving up for the release of the third installment to her King Me trilogy, Lyrica has been spending time with the OVO 6 God himself in L.A. – and we’re hoping that a collaboration from the two will be the result.

Take a listen to her flip of Drake’s project below:

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New Music: Kevin McCall Releases New EP ‘Sincerely, Kevin (Page 1)’

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Singer, songwriter, rapper, producer Kevin McCall isn’t letting Valentine’s pass without giving us more new music. Continuously on the grind and keeping fans covered, KMac’s new R&B mixtape is titled ‘Sincerely, Kevin (Page 1),’ and features 8 original songs with production by DMile and Kevin himself.

On “Love Police” Kevin addresses all the gossip and rumors surrounding his relationship with ex-girlfriend Eva Marcille. On “S.O.S.” he addresses the reality of solitude as he pines for a lover. But, Kevin doesn’t have a problem finding another girl, on “WonHaaart” he sings about spreading himself too thin with so many girls to love.

UPDATE: Kevin has now released ‘Page 2′, hear both EPs below:

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New Music: Immature Release Comeback EP ‘Remember’

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Last November, Immature shocked fans everywhere when they surprised with the brand new song “Let Me Find Out,” but that was only the beginning, as they have plenty more in store for their official comeback. As a Valentine’s gift the R&B trio has released a brand new free EP entitled ‘Remember.’

On the set, Marques “Batman” Houston, Jerome “Romeo” Jones, and Kelton “LDB” Kessee revisit their teenie-bopper hits such as “Never Lie” and “Please Don’t Go,” as well as give fans new songs, previewing the sound of their upcoming album.

“We feel so excited to give our fans some of our old hits with a new sound,” the group said in a statement. “It’s like reminiscing or going down memory lane, and the new sound will gain new fans. And hopefully all our fans old and new will love the music.”

Reportedly, the group will embark on a national tour to promote the album later this year and according to Complex, they’re in talks with VH1 and Lifetime to produce a biopic.

The trio will release their official comeback album Forever on May 2.  Listen to their brand new project below!

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Adrian Marcel Surprises with Valentine’s EP ‘Fifty Shades Of Adrian: Unplugged’

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Surprise!

Adrian Marcel celebrates Valentine’s season, and the release of the erotic thriller Fifty Shades of Grey, with a special EP entitled ‘Fifty Shades Of Adrian: Unplugged.’

The Oakland native’s new free project features acoustic versions of songs from his mixtapes 7 Days of Weak and Weak After Next, two brand new originals, a cover of an Avril Lavigne track (“Give You What You Like”), and a slow-burning take on the Screamin’ Jay Hawkins classic “I Put a Spell on You.”

Get ready to indulge in your feelings and press play below!

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New Music: DJ Carisma & Yesi Ortiz – A Young California Love Story (Mixtape)

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It’s Valentine’s season, if you care, so to go along with all the new singles and EPs dropping, our friend DJ Carisma, from L.A.’s Power 106 and co-founder of Young California, has teamed up with Power’s Yesi Ortiz for a brand new mixtape in celebration of the lovers holiday.

Titled ‘A Young California Love Story,’ the project features new and recent tracks from many of their (and your) favorite up and coming R&B singers from the west coast.

“Wanted to make a mix of all your favorite West Coast R&B Singers. So Happy Valentines Day,” said Carisma.

Stream the full mix below!

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Mixtape: DJ Chris Styles & ThisisRnB – ‘Fresh Radio’ (February ’15) (Hosted by Jordin Sparks)

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2015 has been off to a running start and we’re keeping it going with the new edition of our monthly ‘Fresh Radio’ mixtape with DJ Chris Styles of Sirius XM’s ‘The Heat.’ This month we’ve been blessed by our beautiful and talented guest host, Jordin Sparks, who surprised everyone with the release of her recent mixtape ‘ByeFelicia.’

As always the 60 minute live mix features some of the hottest R&B singles climbing the charts and rockin the clubs right now, including tracks from Chris Brown, Ne-Yo, The-Dream and many more. Plus exclusive interlude breaks from Jordin, who is currently prepping for the release of her third studio album Right Here, Right Now, due out this spring.

Stream the new mix now below!

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Mixtape: DJ Chris Styles & ThisisRnB – ‘Fresh Radio’ (January ’15) (Hosted by TeeFLii)

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2014 went by super fast but we’re ready to kick off 2015 with the first edition of our monthly ‘Fresh Radio’ mixtape with DJ Chris Styles of Sirius XM’s ‘The Heat.’  One of last year’s breakout R&B artists was L.A.’s own TeeFLii, who had the clubs going up with multiple hits, and he joins us as this month’s special guest host!

As always the 60 minute live mix features some of the hottest R&B singles climbing the charts and rockin the clubs right now, including tracks from Chris Brown, Usher, Tinashe, The-Dream and many more. Plus exclusive interlude breaks from TeeFLii, who will release his debut album Starr on February 3 via Epic Records.

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

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New Music: DJ Reg West Presents: Saturday Afternoon Tunes 2 (Mixtape)

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Just in time for the holiday season, DJ Reg West has partnered up with ThisisRnB to release the second edition to his “Saturday Afternoon Tunes” mixtape series. The brand new 45-minute live mix features R&B hits from the ’80s, ’90s and present, along with some unique blends.  This mix of classics will surely leave you nostalgic and put some listeners on to some great music, who may be unfamiliar.

DJ Reg West explains his inspiration behind making the mix series. “It started with the idea of putting together a project of uptempo R&B songs that I heard in my household growing up on a Saturday afternoon. From albums my parents might play, to my older brothers collections and of course music that I listened to. Enjoy!”

Get ready to kick up your feet and zone out with DJ Reg West’s brand new mix below!

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