VIDEOS

Ne-Yo & Pitbull Ball On A Budget In “Time Of Our Lives” Video!

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Sometimes, you just gotta ball..and that’s exactly what Pitbull and Ne-Yo plan to do! Releasing the visual to their fun and carefree single, “Time Of Our Lives,” the duo has a good time before their time is up.

Right on time for the New Year festivities, the popular single shows the fellas having a good time despite them having no coins. Surely a position we’ve all been in at some point or another, the video is a good reminder to just freakin’ live a little and not be so worried about everything!

Watch Pitbull and Ne-Yo party like it’s 1999 below!

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Elijah Blake Releases New Heartfelt Tribute Video and Song, “We Are One”

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Although the holidays are in effect, 2014 hasn’t been the most joyful as a whole. With tensions still high from the deaths of both Michael Brown and Eric Garner, as well as recent mis-happenings, artists from all over have been uniting through music to implement change.

While R&B artists John Legend and Alicia Keys dropped their vocal push for change earlier this month, singer-songwriter Elijah Blake debuted his new single “We Are One” with its accompanying video this week. Showcasing Elijah’s role in the peaceful protests in Los Angeles, clips of news reports from the instances, and images of reactions from different individuals, the video highlights the need for change with the message, “Black Lives Matter.”

Continuing the positive influence that’s needed in this upsetting time, Elijah’s touching lyrics are a great reminder for us to stand behind what we believe in.

Take a look at the new video below:

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Lyric Video: Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL – AnotherLove

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Timeless singer Prince dropped off a nice gem for everyone to enjoy. Releasing the lyric video for the single “AnotherLove,” the cover features his band 3RDEYEGIRL.

Found on their latest collaborative effort PLECTRUMELECTRUM, the single was originally recorded by Alice Smith for her album She, but Prince and his trio of women decided to place their own spin on the former bubbly sounding song. Now more reminiscent of a song featured on Guitar Hero, the lyric video to  “AnotherLove” is a combination of clips from their Saturday Night Live performance and motions from the ’70s.

While we await the official video to release (if any), take a look at the lyric video after the jump!

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Video: Jay Sean – Jameson

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Former Cash Money crooner Jay Sean is here to pour one up with you. Unveiling his official video to the single “Jameson,” the UK singer drowns his sorrows with a few cups of that brown.

Found on his October released mixtape The Mistress II, Jay finds himself getting into a little trouble at the nudie bar. From having a wild night out with the strippers to stumbling out of the club after getting into a fight, he finds himself feeling the effects of what “Jameson” is capable of.

Take a look after the jump!

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Video: Dondria Nicole – Ain’t No Way

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R&B songstress Dondria Nicole is making an appearance for fans just in time for the holidays. Releasing the visual to her single “Ain’t No Way,” the young singer is trying to find joy in the holidays even though it’s without the one she loves.

Originally released in December 2013, the song finds its way to receiving an official video during this holiday season. Although its taken a full year to release the video, we all know that good music can be played over and over again. Making it very well known that Christmas just ain’t Christmas without him, Dondria belts out for the world to hear her pain.

Take a look at the official video below:

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Video: BJ The Chicago Kid feat. Schoolboy Q – ‘It’s True’

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Known and loved for his gritty, soulful vocals BJ the Chicago Kid flexes his rap skills to get a strong message across on his new song “It’s True” featuring Schoolboy Q. The two artists reunite since topping the charts with Q’s hit single “Studio,” which recently received a Grammy nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration.

The song was initially a hidden track on BJ’s new EP The M.A.F.E. Project, however demand for the track has been so high, it has resulted in organic radio spins from outlets like SiriusXM. On the song BJ delivers heartfelt and emotive lyrics about how delicate life can be, through a chopped-and- screwed spoken word style.

“I was initially very nervous playing the track for SchoolBoy Q,” BJ told The FADER. “This track is something that is very personal to me. It is a PSA. Its mission is to let people know that you do not have to be involved in gang like activity to be affected by it, to be hurt or killed by it. This life is real and can hurt the most innocent of people. When SchoolBoy heard it for the first time he loved it. When he got in the booth we created magic once again.”

Now, officially releasing the song as a single, the duo bring the record to life with a stunning visual set in Chicago, showing some of BJ’s stomping grounds and even the famed Harold’s Chicken Shack.

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Lyric Video: John Legend feat. Common – ‘Glory’

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With its release fresh on the heels of the unsettling verdicts for both Mike Brown and Eric Garner, John Legend‘s timely single “Glory” has received a massive amount of praise since it hit our ears.

Featured on the soundtrack for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. historical drama Selma, the single finds John delivering a gospel-soul sound to the lovely stand for justice song, which features Common – who also stars in the movie.

Selma hits theaters on December 25.  Check out the official lyric video for the powerful song below:

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New Music: Jodeci feat. B.o.B – Nobody Wins

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It’s been almost two decades since the bad boys of R&B brought us new music, but as we all know 2014 has brought out many surprises. Returning to the scene at this year’s Soul Train Awards, ’90s supergroup Jodeci left fans with much anticipation when they performed their first comeback single “Nobody Wins” featuring B.o.B.

Now moving things a little further, the once raunchy lyric producing group has finally released the official audio with a lyric video for the anti-domestic violence single. If you’re new to the sounds of the quarrelsome quartet, Jodeci is comprised of brothers, Joel (JoJo) and Cedric (K-Ci) Hailey, DeVante Swing, and Dalvin (Mr. Dalvin) DeGrate. The video, which follows the different scenarios of domestic violence, urges watchers to take a stand against it and features the number for those to call if needed.

The group, which has paved the way for many of today’s R&B superstars, is in the process of working on their first album since 1995’s The Show, The After-Party, The Hotel, and will be working with top producers such as Timbaland.

“We’ve recorded hundreds of songs, even if it’s bits and pieces and fragments of songs that we could probably live off of for the rest of our lives,” Mr. Dalvin explained to RollingStone Magazine. “But when creating this album, we chose a body of work that really represents us as a group and represents what people are expecting to hear from Jodeci as a group. People will be pleasantly surprised.”

In regards to their new single, K-Ci shared: “We aren’t immune to issues that are important in our community. Domestic violence has always been an issue in relationships, but lately it’s been brought to the front of our community consciousness.”

Take a look at the lyric video for “Nobody Wins” below… What do you think?

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