Who Is Nneka?

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If you haven’t heard of Nneka yet, now it’s time to watch this rising star. Check out the new interview footage above, and grab a free download of her hit single, “The Uncomfortable Truth,” here.nneka_concrete_cover

Watch video from our SVEDKA Vodka Session with Nneka at Skybar at Mondrian, LA.

Her new full-length, Concrete Jungle, will be available on February 2nd. Pre-order yours from Amazon here.

Vote for VV Brown’s “Shark in the Water” on MTVu’s The Freshmen


We love the UK singer songwriter VV Brown, so we’re thrilled to see her competing on MTVu with The Freshmen. Show your support by voting for her “Shark in the Water” video, and check back here regularly for more VV news – we might have a special performance up our sleeves. Vote V V!

And don’t forget, Traveling like the Light comes out March 16th.

Daniel Merriweather at The Gramercy Theatre – 01/26

If you won’t be in Miami Beach this Friday to see him perform live at our SVEDKA Vodka Sessions #6, you’re in luck. Australian soul sensation Daniel Merriweather will be performing live at The Gramercy Theatre on Tuesday, Jan. 26. With his debut album, Love & War, already having hit number 2 on the U.K. charts, the much anticipated U.S. release in February promises to make a big splash.  As always Giant Step’s got your back with the hook up, so answer one simple question for your chance to win 2 tickets.

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The Gramercy Theatre

127 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
(212) 614-6932

16+ to enter

Gilberto Gil in Concert on March 11 – Tickets on Sale at 12pm Today


Brazil’s most influential musician and its Minister of Culture, Gilberto Gil, will be performing live at Nokia Theatre Times Square on Thursday, March 11. The String Concert will feature Jacques Morelenbaum and Bem Gil.

Tickets go on sale today at Noon. If you have seen Gilberto Gil in the past, you probably just bought your tickets. If not, do yourself a favor and get two tickets today. You’ll thank yourself in March. Here’s the Village Voice review on last year’s show.

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