Wednesday, June 3, 2015


Howard and Guy Lawrence, the British brothers who make up the electronic band, Disclosure are finally back with new sounds. Their 2013 debut album, "Settle" took the world by storm and helped break-out pop sensation, Sam Smith who provided vocals on their hit, "Latch". The official first single off their upcoming release is called "Holding On" and features American jazz artist, Gregory Porter. This smoking track moves us back on to the dance floor with their distinctive wiry beats.  I, for one, can't wait to hear more:

"Holding On" - Disclosure featuring Gregory Porter (2015) mp3

Icona Pop had one of the biggest songs in 2013 with "I Love It" (which was co-written by the now-super-hot Charli XCX). The Swedish ladies, Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo, harmonize on their new song called "Emergency". It features their familiar brand of electro-pop while offering little sonic twists to make the tune really stand out. This has the makings to become one of the major songs of the summer:

"Emergency" - Icona Pop (2015) mp3


During a loving musical tribute while receiving this year's lifetime achievement award from BET, we were reminded of what an amazing ...