BTS Photos: Omarion, Chris Brown, & Jhene Aiko's "Post To Be" Video
Coming off the release of his MMG debut, Sex Playlist, Omarion is still riding the wave of latest radio hit, “Post To Be”, with Chris Brown and Jhene Aiko (as he should be). To promote the DJ Mustard-produced single, Omarion decided to give it the visual treatment recently out in Los Angeles, and here we have an early sneak peak at what’s in stored.
ASAP Rocky, Chance The Rapper, Jhene Aiko Make Forbes "30 Under 30" List
Making the Forbes list in an honor often romanticized in rap, and if the latest "30 under 30" list is any indication, more and more hip hop and R&B artists will find themselves in the Forbes tax bracket. About a third of this year's list -- which looks at artists in their 20s who are making some serious moves in the industry -- is made up of rappers, producers, and R&B singers.
The 2015 Grammy Nominations, Featuring Chris Brown, Jhené Aiko & More
It's that time of year again. With the 57th Grammy Awards scheduled to take place on February 8th, the organization is rolling out the list of nominees over the course of today. Check out the first batch below, and check back throughout the day for updates. Record Of The Year:
Jhene Aiko Announces "Enter The Void" Tour With SZA & The Internet
Jhene Aiko is going girl power for her new tour "Enter The Void," bringing along fellow soft-voiced female singer SZA as well as Odd Future-affiliated group The Internet, which is helmed by Syd the Kyd. Jhene announced the tour today, in support of her debut album Souled Out. The month-long trek kicks off on December 2nd in Washington, D.C., and runs through until December 21st in Minneapolis, MN. Check if it's hitting a city near you below.
Jhené Aiko Refuses To Perform At Def Jam's 30th Anniversary Concert After A Member Of Her Team Was "Assaulted"
Earlier this year, Def Jam unveiled a STACKED lineup for their 30th anniversary concert, with performances by Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Fabolous, DMX, Foxy Brown, Jhené Aiko, Onyx, Method Man, Redman, Ashanti,
Charts Don’t Lie: September 21
Lecrae is on the way to becoming a household name, which is a feat for a rapper, let alone a Christian rapper. The rapper made an impressive debut this past week, with Anomaly topping the Billboard 200 and selling just under 100k, with 88,000. While the sales projections indicated it'd be a close race between Jhene Aiko and Lecrae, Lecrae came out the clear winner.
Lecrae "Anomaly" & Jhene Aiko "Souled Out" Sales Projections
The first week sales projections for Lecrae's Anomaly and Jhene Aiko's Souled Out are in, and they're not what you might imagine. Expected to hit the number one spot this week, Lecrae's Anomaly is looking end its first seven-day period with a solid 75,000-80,000 copies sold--an impressive figure for a "Christian Hip-Hop" artist. Lecrae's last album, Gravity, debuted to similar numbers and sold in excess of 150,000 copies before falling off the charts.
Review: Jhene Aiko's "Souled Out"
There’s something admirable about truly stepping out on your own, as your own person. You’re leaving behind that helping hand, that “co-sign,” and pursing your dreams, able to stand without the crutch.
Jhene Aiko On Drake & Childish Gambino: “Loving People Is Different Than Being In Love With Them”
Jhene Aiko's long-awaited debut album, Souled Out is dropping next week, and the free spirited singer has gained a considerable amount of hype around the release. While her Sail Out EP featured plenty of rap features, her new effort will be made up of solo recordings for the most part, which is surprising, considering the high profile connections she's been able to make since rising to fame.
Stream Jhene Aiko's New Album "Souled Out" In Full
Earlier today Jhene Aiko unveiled the dark visuals for her single "The Pressure," sporting a new look (blonde dreads) for it. This afternoon, we get even more from the singer as an official stream of her upcoming album Souled Out has arrived.
Jhene Aiko Reveals "Souled Out" Cover Art & Release Date [Update: Standard Edition Cover Art & Complete Tracklist Revealed]
Jhene Aiko teased us with a new album leak last month, "Pressure", and ever since we've been waiting on any sort of update when it comes to the album it's off, Souled Out.
Release Date Revealed For Jhene Aiko's Debut Album "Souled Out"
After a minor setback, it looks like the follow up to Jhene Aiko's Sail Out EP will finally be arriving next month.
The Weeknd Announces "King Of The Fall" Tour With Schoolboy Q & Jhene Aiko
With The Weeknd surprising fans the other night with the release of his newest record “Often”, no one thought he’d be back tonight with another surprise announcement for us.
Jhené Aiko Covers VIBE
Jhené Aiko is almost indisputably one of the fastest rising stars in 2014, thanks to her talented vocals, smooth, effortless vibe and gorgeous looks. She's already gotten big looks from Complex and GQ this year, and now VIBE magazine is the latest to feature her on the cover, and in an article entitled "Sweetest Taboo."
Jhene Aiko Previews New Song "To Love And Die," Reveals Art
Jhene Aiko is readying her debut album Souled Out, hopefully for sooner rather than later. Last we heard concerning Souled Out, Jhene was aiming to drop the project in May, which has come and gone. Although the singer debuted new music off the album while at Coachella, since then, we haven't really heard much on the LP.
Jhene Aiko Featured In GQ With Sexy Photo Shoot [Update: BTS Photos & Video Added]
Jhene Aiko is definitely on the cusp of something big, thanks to her Sail Out EP really putting her on the map, plus collaborations with some of rap's biggest stars. Having Drake, Childish Gambino, and even Pusha T as supporters doesn't hurt either (Pusha said in a recent interview that he's only been listening to Jhene).
Top Tracks Of The Week (March 17-23)
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 10 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion. Once again, this particular feature is cataloguing the most POPULAR songs on the site, for some of the more overlooked tracks, check out Underrated Audio.
Jhene Aiko Covers Complex
Yesterday the latest issue of Complex magazine was revealed, and the cover went to Cam'ron and A-Trak, both of whom are currently working on a joint EP Federal Reserve. The second cover for the magazine was revealed today, and it's gone to buzzing singer Jhene Aiko.
Charts Don’t Lie: March 9
There are only two new entries within the top 10 of the Billboard 200 this week, and they belong to two rappers: ScHoolboy Q and Kid Cudi. As we said last week, Q was projected to move 150-160k, but fell slightly under that by moving 138,950 copies opening week. This was nevertheless an extremely strong showing from the TDE rapper, which gave him his first #1 debut as well as that of the label's.
Charts Don’t Lie: March 2
It's almost time for the ScHoolboy Q and Kid Cudi chart invasion, but not just yet. We received the first week sales projection for both rappers respective releases, Oxymoron and Satellite Flight, and both are on track to sell a solid amount of albums. Q is looking like he'll do some damage with 150,000-160,000 copies projected, and thus debut at #1 which definitely isn't a bad look, while Kid Cudi will come close behind with 90,000-95,000 copies.