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Jessie Ware Returns With New Single ‘Midnight’

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After two years of (radio) silence, British soulful synth-pop singer Jessie Ware is back on the scene with a new song highlighting her amazing vocal ability called ‘Midnight,’ which she premiered on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show earlier this week. Listen to it now.

HEAR GOLDLINK’S REMIX TO KELELA’S ‘REWIND’

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Kelela’s ‘Rewind’ is a dark, slow-burning R&B jam, but on a new remix from GoldLink, it’s reimagined as a high-energy garage record.

As well as switching up the instrumental, GoldLink also adds a verse to the record, and naturally, he fits right into the mix.

Check it out for yourself.

Alessia Cara Takes On T-Swift and K.Dot

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Alessia Cara is 18 years young and currently has the music world buzzing about her warbling voice and brilliant covers – well one, in particular.

With an acoustic cover of the video version of ‘Bad Blood’, you know you’re onto something great when you get the Ms Swift’s approval, right?

Brain: Are You That Somebody?

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BANKS covered Aaliyah’s 1998 hit ‘Are You That Somebody?’ on acoustic at a BBC Live Lounge session recently.

BANKS is a girl that I can listen to constantly without feeling like skipping a track – ever. So it comes as no surprise that she totally nailed a sweet acoustic rendition of the 90s classic.

Jay Z: MCHG BBC Radio 1 Documentary

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When Zane Lowe met Jay Z.

For those who are fans of the ’99 Problems’ rapper, this is one documentary / interview you MUST WATCH.

Broken down into four parts and over an hour in length, BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe talks to Jay Z about those intimate topics you would only hope to speak to the hip hop artist about, held at the historical Abbey Road studios. Think: family, fatherhood, fame, politics, and of course the process behind his latest record, ‘Magna Carta… Holy Grail’.