New Track: Charles Bradley – “You Put The Flame On It” + Behind the Scenes Video

Charles Bradley shares the latest single from his new release, Victim of Love. “You Put The Flame On It” is a jovial, swingy, and passion-filled tribute to a fiery lover.

In the video above, go behind the scenes with Charles and into the heartfelt story behind his life and music career.

Nneka Gears Up For US Release of ‘Soul Is Heavy’ + Behind The Scenes Videos


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Back in September, we posted Nneka’s gripping video for “My Home,” the first single from her latest album, Soul Is Heavy, along with news of the album’s initial release. February 28, 2012 will mark the US release of this incredible work and we are completely juiced to celebrate it once again.

On Soul Is Heavy, the Nigerian singer-songwriter masterfully combines hip hop, reggae, and Afri-pop to paint a sometimes grueling but always honest picture “love, pain, politics and God.” Fans can also look forward to added color from collaborations with Black Thought and Ms. Dynamite on the album.

Above, you will find part one of a four part series taking us behind the scenes for the making of this album. Follow Nneka on the road and in the studio while she and her peers speak on the story of Nneka’s most recent labor of love. Find the rest of the series after the jump!

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View parts 2, 3, and 4 of the ‘Album Making Of’ series after the jump

Video: Mayer Hawthorne – Behind The Scenes of “The Walk”


Earlier this month, we saw Mayer Hawthorne blow out his lover’s brains in his video for “The Walk.” But of course, he didn’t really do that, did he? Go behind the scenes and see how he pulled it off for the camera. He also talks a bit about the song and even hugs his ex boo.

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Video: Eric Lau – “This Is For You”


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What a gem to stumble upon. This one is a video with Londoner Eric Lau where he shares his production process in his studio.

To boot, the track in the demonstration is also available for free download! We love this guy. Looking forward to more new ish, soon, please!

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