Wait…WHAT?’s Favorite Songs of 2018

Heyo! The year is coming to a close, which means it’s time to reveal my favorite songs of 2018! You’ll notice that I stuck close to a handful of artists this year. I had certain albums (Voicenotes, Shawn Mendes, Liberation, and Good Thing, for example) on repeat for a good chunk of the year, so you’ll notice this year’s list basically reflects that. Some of the usual suspects can be found in the mix as well as some of my underrated, lesser-known faves.

Here’s to a happy and music-filled 2019, yuh. Continue reading Wait…WHAT?’s Favorite Songs of 2018

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Janelle Monáe & Wondaland Records Release Single “Hell You Talmbout”

Janelle Monáe & Wondaland Records have released a powerful new single “Hell You Talmbout.” This compelling song features Monáe along with Jidenna, Roman GianArthur, Deep Cotton, St. Beauty, and George 2.0, as they stand up for justice of black lives taken by police.

Wondaland’s official statement:

This song is a vessel.
It carries the unbearable anguish of millions.
We recorded it to channel the pain, fear, and trauma
caused by the ongoing slaughter of our brothers and sisters.
We recorded it to challenge the indifference, disregard,
and negligence of all who remain quiet about this issue.
Silence is our enemy. Sound is our weapon.
They say a question lives forever until it gets the answer it deserves…
Won’t you say their names?
Wondaland Presents: The Eephus will be released on Friday, August 14. The EP is currently available for pre-order on iTunes.

Music Review >> fun. – ‘Some Nights’

Indie pop band fun. is hitting their stride on their sophomore effort, Some Nights. The album features the band’s anthemic hit single, “We Are Young (featuring Janelle Monáe).” The track has been featured on Glee and in an ad for Chevy Sonic, which was shown during Super Bowl XLVI.

Continue reading Music Review >> fun. – ‘Some Nights’

Music Video >> fun. – “We Are Young” ft. Janelle Monae

Earlier today, MTV.com premiered fun.’s new music video, “We Are Young,” which features the talented Janelle Monae. fun.’s latest record, Some Nights, is set to be released on February 21.

Continue reading Music Video >> fun. – “We Are Young” ft. Janelle Monae