Lauren Pritchard “Not The Drinking” Video

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Check out this brand new video by Lauren Pritchard. “Not the Drinking” is from the upcoming album Wasted in Jackson. The only way to face the challenges of growing up in Jackson, TN: breaking into choreographed song-and-dance!

Buy Not the Drinking EP on iTunes

Exclusive Premiere: Nneka Remixes of Heartbeat

Giant Step has the exclusive premiere of two remixes from Nneka‘s Heartbeat EP, to be released on October 5th. Her February full-length Concrete Jungle put her on the music industry’s radar, and since then she’s been praised as a new Lauryn Hill with a strong political message. For the Heartbeat EP, Nas hopped on a remix with producers like Chase Status, Kool Kojak, Crada and VLN.

“Heartbeat”-Crada feat. Nas Remix
 

“Heartbeat”- VLN Remix
 

“Heartbeat” (Album Version)
 

While you’re at it, check out DJ Booth for the Kool Kojak remix featuring (more) Nas here.

Heartbeat EP on iTunes

Concrete Jungle on iTunes

GPWW 9/20/10: Janelle Monáe Feature / Gilles Peterson – My Kinda House

This week Gilles Peterson brings us words and music from Janelle Monáe plus his own mix of favorites. After the Janelle feature, check out some Gilles-kinda-house music, including Ame, Aki Bergen, Michael Cleis, Ferry Ultra, and United Vibrations. And don’t forget the GPWW compilation coming out next Tuesday: (update: to be released 10/26) A Celebration of his Syndicated Radio Show.

Part 1
 

Part 2
 

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Blue Six Video: “You Play Too Rough”

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In celebration of Blue Six‘s new music video for “You Play Too Rough,” featuring the always intriguing Aya, there’s a special low price on iTunes for the latest Naked Music releases, including Noesis – for one week only! Look out for remixes of “One More Night” coming soon.

Aloe Blacc: Video Premiere for “Femme Fatale”

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Aloe Blacc covers The Velvet Underground’s “Femme Fatale” from the album Good Things, available now.

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