Video: Lykke Li’s “I Follow Rivers”

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“I Follow Rivers” comes from Lykke Li‘s upcoming album Wounded Rhymes, a far cry from the hard-hitting first single, “Get Some.” Even the lyrics animation video is fluid and beautifully done. You can pre-order the album at LykkeLi.com.

Video: Ellie Goulding’s “Lights”

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Check out the new video from Ellie Goulding. Her full-length album Lights has been through the wringer, around the world with various obstacles. But it’s strong enough to stay in the game, and will be officially released in the US on Interscope / Cherry Tree on March 8th.

EllieGoulding.com

Event Recap: The Village Voice on The Annual MLK Tribute with Questlove & MC Yameen Allworld

Big thanks to Puja at The Village Voice for covering our Annual MLK event, DJed this year by Questlove and MC Yameen Allworld.

Party anthems and silly humor aside, at its best, the night made us remember exactly what we were celebrating. The most touching moment for us came at the onset of Aly-Us’ house anthem “Follow Me”: Basked in flecks of gold light from the disco balls above, the entire club sang along to a chorus of “Why don’t you follow me/To a place where we can be free,” prompting even those headed for the door to linger. “Can we stay through the end of this song?” we heard the girl next to us ask her friend. “I feel like we need to be here for this.”

Read the full review here.

Video: “Earthquake” by Wyclef Jean

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Love him or hate him, Wyclef Jean remains relevant to our culture in more ways than one. His EP If I Were President: My Haitian Experience was released in December 2010 and now he’s released the video for “Earthquake.”

Purchase the EP on iTunes

“Vicadin” by Jose James & Flying Lotus + MP3

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If only there were more info to accompany this track… all we know is that “Vicadin” is produced by Flying Lotus, and it may be a single from an upcoming follow-up to Jose James Black Magic. Jose just put this up on his Soundcloud account without much explanation, but we’re not complaining. Bonus Jose James download after the jump…

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