Video: Lindsey Papion “Let Me Get That Up Out Ya”

"Now I'm rocking shows and stuntin' on hoes. No free T-Shirts, free downloads" I received a nice new Southern soul cut today in the emails. This track from Louisiana-based vocalist Lindsey Papion is mid-tempo soul with a sparse funk undercurrent. Looking at the video (especially considering the Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. speech excerpt), I … Continue reading Video: Lindsey Papion “Let Me Get That Up Out Ya”

Video: India.Arie “Just Do You”

It's the latest single off of Indie.Arie album, SongVersation, and it's a new video for the first track of the album, "Just Do You". I've always felt the spirit of Whitney Houston in this track. What say you? Enjoy. http://videoplayer.vevo.com/embed/Embedded?videoId=USUV71301480&playlist=false&autoplay=0&playerId=62FF0A5C-0D9E-4AC1-AF04-1D9E97EE3961%20&playerType=embedded&env=0&cultureName=en-US&cultureIsRTL=False Check the GLM review of SongVersation from India.Arie.

Janelle Monae – The Electric Lady

There is something to be said for an original idea in today’s realm of pop music, especially since there aren’t many. While Katy Perry roars with ho-hum predictability and Miley Cyrus proves the pop-without-substance factor still works, Janelle Monae drops Electric Lady, her sophomore full-length follow-up to her phenomenal The ArchAndroid and flips the genre … Continue reading Janelle Monae – The Electric Lady

TuneCrush: Traedonya “Another Lie”

New York-based Traedonya's single, "Another Lie", is from her forthcoming project, High Fructose Corn Syrup, on Prohibition Entertainment in fall 2013. A classically trained vocalist and raised on hip-hop in the Bronx, "Another Lie" reveals the sass and vocal control to interest adult R&B listeners. Hopefully her voice is given the choice to stretch even … Continue reading TuneCrush: Traedonya “Another Lie”