Big Sean & Jhene Aiko's "Out Of Love" Short Film
Big Sean & Jhene Aiko
Last Friday night, Big Sean & Jhene Aiko released a 15-minute short film in support of their new album TWENTY88 called “Out Of Love.” While it was released exclusively through TIDAL for the first three days, the short film has now officially been added to Vevo, ultimately giving all the fans free viewership.
Big Sean & Jhene Aiko Perform "Selfish" On Jimmy Kimmel
Big Sean & Jhene Aiko
To promote their newly-released TWENTY88 project, Big Sean & Jhene Aiko decided to make their way by Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday night and serve as the evenings musical guest. Backed by some vibrant visuals presented by Samsung, Sean & Jhene, who was appropriately rockin’ her orange wig, took the stage to perform track #2 off their new project “Selfish.” “Married” or not, you can’t tell me there wasn’t any chemistry between these two while performing. Check it out above.
Jhene Aiko "B's & H's" Video
Jhene Aiko returns to her Fisticuffs-produced record, "B's & H's" (aka Bitches & Hoes), this afternoon with the release of an official music video. Directed by Topshelf Junior, the visual consists of a muted color palette, while Jhene wears heavy eye make-up and rocks some clothing from ASAP Rocky's recent GUESS line. We don't usually see Jhene with so much make-up on, but obviously she can pull it off no problem.
Mali Music Feat. Jhene Aiko "Contradiction" Video
Mali Music Feat. Jhene Aiko
Mali Music, who had a hit (and an A$AP Ferg remix) back in summer 2014, was able to contribute a powerful song, "Contradiction," to the "Chi-Raq" soundtrack, which dropped along with the film in December.
Jhene Aiko "Lyin' King" Video
Jhene Aiko releases another video from her critically acclaimed debut album, Souled Out, released one year ago. The "Lyin' King" video might be Aiko's most ambitious yet, as she plays a medicine woman who's encountered a dying ancient civilization.
Vince Staples & Jhene Aiko Perform "Lemme Know" For Jimmy Fallon
Vince Staples Feat. Jhene Aiko
Long Beach rapper Vince Staples blessed Jimmy Fallon's stage last night for a late night TV performance of a Summertime '06 cut. The Def Jam signee brought along his labelmate, Jhene Aiko, to perform "Lemme Know." The two were also backed by The Roots, resulting in a stellar performance. Aiko has been pretty absent from our lives, so we'll take her appearances where we can get them.
Jhene Aiko Covers Bill Withers Songs
You may not have known, but today marks the 77th birthday of beloved soul singer Bill Withers. You don't have to be keeping track of his born day to know his songs-- Withers is responsible for such classics as "Just The Two Of Us" and "Lean On Me". At least one person knew it was Withers' birthday today, as Jhene Aiko has released a medley of covers honoring the singer, doing so backed by a clean electric guitar. She runs through "Ain't No Sunshine" and "Lovely Day". We get a look at what seems to be Jhene's home studio setup, as she proves she can nail her live vocals.
Big Sean Feat. Jhene Aiko "I Know" Video
Big Sean Feat. Jhene Aiko
Big Sean is not playing games today. He simultaneously dropped two videos off Dark Sky Paradise, the first being "All Your Fault" feat. Kanye West and DJ Mustard-produced "I Know" feat. Jhene Aiko.
Jessie J, Jhene Aiko & Rixton "Sorry To Interrupt" Lyric Video
Jessie J, Jhene Aiko & Rixton
Last summer, British singer Jessie J linked up with Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj for "Bang Bang," a huge hit that was definitely in contention for "Song of the Summer" at some point. Now, she aims for a repeat performance with her equally star-studded new song. "Sorry To Interrupt" not only features Jhene Aiko and Rixton, but was also produced by DJ Mustard, who has a pretty solid track record of summertime hits at this point.
Jhene Aiko Speaks On "Groceries" Lyrics While Grocery Shopping
Jhene Aiko's "but he gotta eat the booty like groceries" lyric off Omarion's single "Post To Be" is arguably the best part of the song, and definitely helped propel it to hit status. Inspired by booty-eating advocates like Kevin Gates, Jhene's line has become incessantly quoted IRL and on the web.
2 Chainz & Jhene Aiko Visit A Psychic In "Most Expensivest Shit"
2 Chainz & Jhene Aiko
2 Chainz has been taking of the tour of the world's most "expensivest" shit over the last little while, and today, he's found himself visiting one of California's most in-demand psychics. Naturally he brought the very spiritual Jhene Aiko-- who probably reads her horoscope every day --to help him through the experience. He was a little freaked out.
Jhene Aiko "Eternal Sunshine" Video
While it may at first appear as a simple stylistic choice, Jhene Aiko's floating performance in her new video gradually unveils a more personal theme to the visual. As she raises to the sky, we see a car accident going on below her, re-enacting a collision that left her hospitalized in 2013. From there, there we see interspersed footage of her brother, Miyagi, who passed away from Cancer in 2012.
Jhené Aiko On Snoop Dogg's "GGN"
For the latest episode of Snoop Dogg’s GGN web series, he invites special guest Jhene Aiko to take a seat by his side. During the nearly 20-minute interview, a mellow Snoop chills with the female singer, and the two talk about her music, balancing motherhood, vaping compared to smoking, and how she writes her melodies. She even spent good chunk of time talking about her daughter’s girl scout cookie dreams.
Omarion Feat. Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko "Post To Be" Video
Omarion Feat. Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko
Omarion offered up a teaser for this music video yesterday, and returns today with the premiere of the full music video. The record has been gaining traction on the radio, although the album it was off, Sex Playlist, dropped rather quietly in December. With catchy production and features from Breezy and Jhene Aiko, it's hard to go wrong.
Omarion Feat. Jhene Aiko & Chris Brown "Post To Be" Video (Teaser)
Omarion Feat. Jhene Aiko & Chris Brown
Omarion has scored a certified hit with "Post To Be", his DJ Mustard-helmed R&Bass jam. The record has been charting and getting a healthy amount of radio play over the last month, but it should see a spike from streams once the video drops. That visual is on its way, with O sharing a clip from the stylish video on his Instagram today. It looks like they got everyone involved in the same spot to film, which can be a bit of a chore today, so we're definitely excited to see what they cooked up.
Jhene Aiko "Spotless Mind" Video
Jhene Aiko returns to her debut album today with the release of a new music video for "Spotless Mind." The laid-back, carefree record has Jhene taking on several different looks for the visual, while her and her man (her real life boyfriend is Dot Da Genius) do plenty of fun activities like visiting the beach, playing games at an arcade, sailing and even visiting a motel for sexy times. However Jhene just can't be pleased, no matter how hard the man tries, and eventually, he says he's leaving her. Watch the new music video above.
Jhene Aiko Goes Shopping On Christmas Eve Eve
Jhene Aiko is back today with the latest episode of her “Behind The Seens” vlog series. Making her way back home to Los Angeles for the holidays, Jhene invites cameras to follow her as she gets some last minute shopping done at The Grove for friends & family on Christmas Eve Eve. With her daughter, Namiko, on her mind, Jhene hits up the American Girl store and gets Nami want she wanted.
Jhene Aiko "Wading" Video
The soft-spoken Jhene Aiko is currently touring with TDE's female counterpart SZA, as part of their "Enter the Void" tour. Today she decides to release the official music video for the mellow "Wading" off her debut album Souled Out. The video has Jhene looking sexier than usual, with long, curly hair and a dominatrix-style outfit-- she takes on the role of a private dancer inside a club. A crazy fight soon breaks out in the club, at the same time the SWAT team barges in. Shot mainly in red and blue lighting, the effect is pretty cinematic.
Childish Gambino "Telegraph Ave ("Oakland" By Lloyd)" Video
Following the news of his new movie role, Childish Gambino comes through tonight and shares with us the official video to his Because The Internet cut “Telegraph Ave ("Oakland" by Lloyd)”.
Jhene Aiko "Spotless Mind (Live in Philadelphia)" Video
Singer-songwriter Jhené Aiko is currently on the road promoting the release of Souled Out, her major label debut. Capturing the tour for fans on YouTube, vitaminwater & FADER stream a performance of "Spotless Mind" as a part of their popular #uncapped series. The show here is fairly minimal in terms of presentation, allowing the viewers to really focus on the vocals.