Some people can jump out of bed and can immediately start listening to upbeat tunes. Others reach for Spotify playlists with words like "chill" and "mellow" in the title. If you're in the latter category, this take on a Rihanna hit is for you. READ MORE »
On Wednesday night’s Tonight Show, Childish Gambino/Donald Glover stood shirtless in the shadows—attempting a heavily Prince and D’Angelo inspired red-lit setup—to perform his funk slow jam “Redbone,” a standout track from his album Awaken My Love. Show More Summary
I stacked some footage while working for the week, here's some stuff I liked from everything. Slow jams for slow clips, speed to follow in the months to come.
Between the camo, midriff tops, and R&B slow jams, Keke Palmer's new visual album Lauren is as '90s as you can get while still calling to mind Rihanna. Debuting yesterday on Billboard, the 15 minute EP, which takes its title from Palmer's birth name, serves up bops like "Got Me F--ked ... More »
Bruno Mars keeps it grown and sexy on new single. Continue reading…
It's the second single off "24K Magic"
James Corden and Stephen Colbert are looking to expand your Halloween playlist. Corden, “The Late Late Show” host, teamed up with One Direction’s Niall Horan to debut a music video for “Candy,” the sultry Halloween-themed slow jam you didn’t know you needed. Set to the tune of Ginuwine’s “Pony,”...
If you’ve ever seen a David Lynch movie, you know the kinds of unsettling ends to which retro pop can be applied. There’s something about the ethereal but affecting nature of midcentury slow jams that makes them feel out of sequence, uprooted from any particular time or place, existing in a free-floating perpetual yesteryear. Show More Summary
Bryson Tiller has been keeping his cards close to his chest when it comes to sharing news on the follow-up to acclaimed 2015 debut T R A P S O U L, but recent developments over the past month or so suggest that work is most definitely underway behind the scenes. Firstly, Tiller posted up an […]
Would a classic R&B slow jam be more enticing than some antisocial grindcore? Or would more people want to date me because I publicly admitted to enjoying the music of Ray Lamontagne?
James Blake’s North American tour begins this weekend in Dallas, but he stopped off in New York first to perform on Late Night With Seth Meyers. Blake played “My Willing Heart,” a stunning slow jam from his recent The Colour In Anything reminiscent of -heads both Radio and Portis. Watch below. The Colour In Anything […]
TBS gave new life to the farcical comedy of American Dad! after Fox quietly canceled the animated series. The basic-cable network, which was already airing reruns of the Seth MacFarlane show, ordered two more seasons of it back in August 2015. Show More Summary
Earlier today, the Vienna/London-based producer announced his return with Signal, a delicious slow jam that clicks and slides its way through the gorgeous production and seductive vocals, ebbing and flowing its way to a dazzling electronic crescendo. SOHN – Signal was originally published on The Blue Walrus.
The president released his 2016 summer playlist.
Another taste of the hip-hop crew's first full-length in 10 years.
95 days remain until the general election. Are you registered to vote? Click here to be sure. Today’s comic by Ruben Bolling is Donald J. Trump is... The Manchurian Candidate: • Happy 55th birthday, Mr. President: He's slow jammed the news with Jimmy Fallon. Show More Summary
We’ve been waiting for Ekali to drop his next slow jam and this Ta-ku & Wailer remix does not disappoint one bit giving the original “Meet In The Middle” R&B track a solid electronic synth facelift, stream or download below.
Slow jam this news: Jimmy Fallon will host the 2017 Golden Globe Awards. The announcement was made Tuesday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Beverly Hills. Fallon took to Twitter shortly after the news broke: “I'm so excited to be hosting The Golden Globes in January.” Followed by:...