Snapshots: Jhene Aiko poses for Beats By Dre | Style

Los Angeles hailing Sailing Souls singer, Jhene Aiko hits up Beats By Dre for a couple snaps as part of their latest campaign. Read more


Jhené Aiko talks 'Souled Out', love for Kid Cudi and 2Pac + more [Video]

Having finally premiered the music video to her incredible "3:16AM" single earlier this month, music fans are once again reminded of the singing talent - not to mention stunning good looks - of L.A. songtress, Jhené Aiko.Read more


Jhené Aiko - '3:16AM' | Music Video

It's been a long time coming (a trailer for the clip was released all the way back in March, and I needn't detail how many centuries ago that feels like in blog time), but today, the stunning Californian songstress known as Jhené Aiko finally debuts the music video to her "3:16AM" track. The minimalistic yet progressive number is produced by long-time collaborator Fisticuffs, who also takes credit for Miguel's "Arch and Point", while Topshelf Junior takes directing duties on the visual tip.Read more


Jhene Aiko sings 'Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee' [Video]

"Sittin' up in my roooom" ... a little gospel on a Sunday afternoon ... - Jhene Aiko

Singer Jhene Aiko shares a moment with her fans from the comfort of her bedroom with her cover of "Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee." The Def Jam-signed and frequent TDE feature singer takes to her YouTube account to share a version of the classic gospel song that will be happily received by fans and loyal listeners alike. Read more


Jhené Aiko - 'For My Brother' | New Music

While her professional life continues to hit high after high, Jhené Aiko's personal world was hit with an all-time low last week when her 26-year-old brother Miyagi lost his bout with cancer. To pay tribute to her beloved big bro, the lovely singer/songwriter penned an intensely personal record called, appropriately, "For My Brother," which she initially intended to play only for him. Now that he's passed, she's decided to make the song public and show us all just how much Miyagi meant to her. Read more


Jhené Aiko performs new song '3:16am' live in Los Angeles [Video]

Top Dawg Ent.'s go-to songstress Jhené Aiko joined Miguel on Sunday (July 15th) for a "Secret Show" at the Key Club in Los Angeles. The gig was part of Myspace's showcase series, where they give away tickets to a surprise concert for free. And, although it didn't cost a dime, the show looked like it was worth good money.Read more


Ab-Soul headlines first show in Los Angeles [Video]

Despite releasing Longterm Mentality last year, you can't help but to feel that Ab-Soul's project - impressive as it was - got washed under the tides of Jay Rock's debut album Follow Me Home, ScHoolboy Q's Setbacks LP and Kendrick Lamar's Section. 80, which seemingly eclipsed 75% of all hip-hop releases, let alone his Black Hippy counterparts'.Read more


Ab-Soul - 'Control System' | Album Review



With Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q and Jay Rock all releasing solid projects in the last 12 months, it feels like the West Coast Hip Hop collective known as Black Hippy have found the formula for making creative and abstract material to appeal to both the hipsters and hood folk. With new project Control System, Ab Soul aka the 'black lipped bastard' aims to maintain the high standards already set by his peers. Read more


Jhené Aiko talks career, inspirations and growing up in a musical family [Video]


In the latest installment of The FADER and Captain Morgan Black Spiced Rum's Step Into the Black music series, the beautiful Jhené Aiko invites us to explore her world, graciously welcoming fans into the life and times of an up-and-coming Californian songbird.

The gifted Angeleno discusses her upbringing in L.A., L.A., delves into her musical interests and opines on her influences. Read more


Arima Ederra - "Lovemological" | New Music


Released on the same day as the solar eclipse and with a name like Arima Ederra which means"Soul Beautiful," it's no wonder that this song would be. Produced by Dead702, "Lovemological" is a new song from the Las Vegas based singer's forthcoming EP EarthToArima, set for release this summer. Read more


Jhené Aiko - '2 Seconds' (prod by Kevin Roosevelt) | New Music

While we wait for the full version of her Def Jam debut single "3:16am," singer Jhené Aiko drops some new music on the net in the form of a brand new track titled "2 Seconds". The Kevin Roosevelt produced track is so new it's unfinished but the beautiful Ms Aiko is in a giving mood this morning and decided to share it with us.Read more


Ab-Soul f/ Danny Brown, Jhené Aiko - 'Terrorist Threats' | Music Video


Barely a week removed since the arrival of his debut studio album Control System and Ab-Soul drops the first set of visuals from the LP. Directed by Fredo Tovar and Scott Fleishman of APLUSfilmz, it's the "Terrorist Threats" cut that receives a visual transformation - and what a trippy one at that. Read more


Ab-Soul f/ Jhene Aiko - "Soulo Ho3" (Control System out now) | New Music


The moment Black Hippy & TDE disciples and supporters of good music have been waiting for is now here, Control System the latest full length project from the Carson, California hailing rapper Ab-Soul is now out on iTunes for your purchasing and listening pleasure.Read more


Micahfonecheck - ‘August Rush' EP | Stream/Free Download


Noiz Media Group's Rialto, California-hailing singer/songwriter Micahfonecheck looks to leave a legacy of revolutionary sounds through creative innovation and consistent ingenuity. With the release of his incredible project August Rush, he's clearly on the right path. Read more


Jhené Aiko covers John Mayer's "Stop This Train" [Video]


The lovely R&B singing star on the rise Jhené Aiko got a little bored and took to her Youtube to upload this webcam video of her singing a cover of one of her favorite songs of all time, "Stop This Train" by John Mayer which is taken from his 2006 release Continuum. Watch the performance below.Read more


Snapshot: Casey Veggies - Customized Greatly Vol. 3 artwork x tracklist


Download: Casey Veggies - Customized Greatly Vol. 3 HERE

In case you hadn't noticed, Casey Veggies is gearing up to release his next free project, Customized Greatly Vol. 3. With a slew of mp3 leaks and the recent "Verified" music video out already, the L.A.-based rapper is looking to equal the buzz surrounding to that of his Sleeping In Class album last year. Read more