PERFORMANCES

Jason Derulo Goes ‘Off The Record’, Performs “Talk Dirty” & “The Other Side”

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Following the success of his nationwide hit “Talk Dirty“, Jason Derulo has been taking to every stage possible to perform the song. Known as probably one of the catchiest songs out right now, even if you’re not a fan, you can’t help but clap along when the horns hit.

Taking to The Boombox‘s Off The Record series, the crooner again gives an impressive display of the chart-topping hit. Backed by live instruments, his hype man/DJ and – of course -his backup dancers, Jason had us wanting to talk dirty all day long. Also performing an acoustic version of his track “The Other Side“, the famed singer’s vocal talents continue to show and prove.

Take a look at both performances next:

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Elijah Blake Performs Acoustic Remake of John Legend’s “All of Me” (Video)

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John Legend’s “All of Me” has captured the hearts of music fans everywhere and become a new favorite for artists to record or perform their own cover versions. The latest artist to do so is buzzing singer/songwriter Elijah Blake, who we are always excited to hear from.

Offering up his own unique remake of the touching ballad, Blake sits at the mic, backed by a guitarist, as he sings about giving everything to his girl and not getting the same in return. Keeping us fully engaged he then switches it up in mash-up form, with an acoustic version of his latest single “Sing For Me.”

Elijah is currently in the studio working on the follow-up to his acclaimed debut mixtape ‘Bijoux 22.’ Check out his remix of “All of Me” below!

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Kelis Performs “Jerk Ribs” on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’

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Kelis served up a lively set of “Jerk Ribs” to celebrate the release of her sixth album Food, with a hot performance on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman,’ Tuesday night. Rocking big hair and shinny pants, Kelis showcased her funky Dave Sitek-produced single backed by a full band.

Fans can see the eclectic singer live on stage during her first national tour in over four years kicking off June 2 in San Francisco. The seven-date stint will stop in cities including San Diego, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, and New York before wrapping June 15 in Washington, D.C.

Watch Kelis’ dazzling late-night set below:

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The Weeknd Presents: ‘One Night With The Weeknd’ (Mini Documentary)

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The Weeknd has become an international star. Recently returning home after his overseas “Kiss Land Tour” the Canadian singer is giving his fans a special look into one of the best nights of his life, with “One Night with The Weeknd,” a mini-documentary presented by camera company GoPro.

The 7-minute piece bring you on tour, backstage and to the after party, during an unforgettable night when he sold out the O2 Arena in London for the first time.

“Greatest show of my entire life….it’s over from now on. We can’t go backwards from this. We can’t go backwards,” says The Weeknd.

Take a look at his memorable experience with the video below:

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Tiffany Evans Covers Emeli Sandé’s “Breaking The Law” (Video)

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Tiffany Evans keeps the momentum going with her ‘Tiffany Tuesdays’ music release series. Today, the R&B singer shares an acoustic cover of Emeli Sandé’s song “Breaking the Law.” Showing off her strong range, the vocalist belts out the emotional song in the simple black-and-white clip.

Tiffany is currently in the studio working on her next project, which will serve as the follow-up to her “143” EP.

Check out her latest cover below:

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JoJo Joins B.o.B. In Acoustic Performance Of ‘John Doe’

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Singer-songwriter JoJo is definitely taking advantage of her new home at Atlantic Records. Joining forces with labelmate B.o.B., the young and feisty diva and ATLien performed an acoustic version of his hit single, “John Doe“.

Filling in for the original vocalist on the song, Priscilla Renea, JoJo sounded absolutely incredible against B.o.B’s guitar skills. Showing off in front of a very intimate crowd, we’re hoping this isn’t the last of seeing them perform together – especially since we’ll be receiving JoJo’s third album some time soon.

Catch the performance below:

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Luis Figueroa-Roig Covers John Legend’s “All of Me” (Video)

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Rising singer/songwriter Luis Figueroa-Roig is back with another impressive acoustic performance for your viewing pleasure. In the black-and-white clip the Los Angeles based artist sits by the piano and belts out his own version of John Legend’s Hot 100 hit single “All of Me.”

The Berklee College of Music graduate signed a production deal with Grammy winning producers The Messengers (Chris Brown, Justin Bieber) and is currently working on music for his debut project. Check out his rendition of John Legend’s hit below:

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Pharrell Brings Out Usher, Jay Z, T.I. & More at Second Week of Coachella

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Pharrell returned to Indio, California for the second weekend of Coachella on Saturday night.  Following an all-star feature filled set last week, the Neptunes hit-maker had even bigger surprises in store for the crowd this time.

Since he didn’t make it last week, T.I. stormed the stage for his verse and some dance moves during “Blurred Lines.” Next up was Pusha T who joined his mentor for their breakout classic “Grindin’.” Returning for the second week, Busta Rhymes had the crowd jumpin with “Pass The Courvoisier Part II.”

Then it was time to really surprise as P introduced Usher to the stage for his 2001 Neptunes-produced hit “U Don’t Have to Call.” “Please get ready for this man’s next album. It’s so amazing!” said Pharrell, who had one more big surprise for Coachella.

While performing his solo hit “Fronin,” Jay Z emerged from the back of the stage and joined him for a medley of hits including “Excuse Me Miss,” “La-La-La,” and “I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me).”

“Thank you guys so much for giving me one of the best experiences of my life. Thank you, Coachella,” said Pharrell.

Check out the performance clips below:

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