MIXTAPES

Mixtape: DJ Chris Styles & ThisisRnB – ‘Fresh Radio’ (October ’14) (Hosted by Tinashe)

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It’s about that time again! October 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 rising R&B star Tinashe!

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, Ne-Yo, Jhené Aiko, Chris Brown and many more. Plus exclusive interlude breaks from Tinashe, who will release her debut album Aquarius on Oct. 7 via RCA Records.

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Eric Bellinger Releases New Mixtape ‘Choose Up Season’

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Eric Bellinger helps us welcome fall with a new soundtrack for the pending cuffin season!  The Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter returns with his anticipated new mixtape Choose Up Season, explaining the harsh reality of the wild single life in Los Angeles.

The 9-track project includes features from The Game, Teeflii, Pleasure P, and Teyana Taylor, with production from K. Roosevelt, Da Internz and more.

Eric explains the mixtape song titles and theme: “The single life in LA is wild. And the ‘CHOOSE UP’ can get very real. After you choose up, it’s time to leave the club and get your car from ‘VALET’ before continuing the turn up with a ‘HOUSE PARTY’ at the crib. If things go right, you know she’ll pulling out the ‘NIGHT BAG’ and talking to ‘THE PILLOW’ while the two of you become ‘NIGHT OWLS.’ However, it’s usually agreed upon in the beginning that the two of you will ‘NEVER BE TOGETHER’ and that things are just ‘CASUAL’ until one of them catches feeling and things instantly get ‘AWKWARD.’

Choose Up Season serves as an official precursor to Bellinger’s upcoming major-label album debut Cuffing Season, due out in early 2015.

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New Music: Guordan Banks – ‘A Song for Everyone’ (Mixtape)

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Dream Chasers artist, Guordan Banks, has been impressing us with various features and writing placements over the past year. Now, the Philly native gives fans and new listeners a deeper feel of his talents with the anticipated mixtape ‘A Song for Everyone.’

He describes the project as self-explanatory; each song will undeniably touch the hearts of every kind of person as it covers every aspect of real life, from struggle to triumph. “This is life music,” states Banks.

The 14-track, all-original project includes features from Wale and Meek Mill, and boasts production from DJ Camper, Phatbois, Ivan Barias (of Carvin & Ivan), K. Roosevelt and more.

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Mixtape: DJ Chris Styles & ThisisRnB – ‘Fresh Radio’ (September ’14) (Hosted by Rayven Justice)

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It’s about that time again! September 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 buzzing Bay Area singer/songwriter Rayven Justice.

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, Jeremih, Tinashe, Chris Brown and many more. Plus exclusive interlude breaks from Rayven, who recently released his official debut EP ‘I Have a Dream,’ which is on iTunes now.

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

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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)

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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)

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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.”

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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.

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