Posts Tagged ‘aaliyah’

Soundcloud Surfing: Great Aaliyah Remixes

Aaliyah's debut album Age Ain't Nothing But a Number was released on May 24, 1994. It would go to number one and be certified double platinum in the US, and it also ushered in the reign... Read more »

Listen to BANKS Cover Aaliyah’s “Are You That Somebody”

BANKS is currently on the UK leg of her tour, and tonight she stopped by BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge for her first ever live radio session. During the segment BANKS performed her latest single, “Brain,”... Read more »

Noah “40″ Shebib Scraps Aaliyah Album with Drake

When two years ago, longtime Drake producer Noah “40″ Shebib announced they’d be putting together a posthumous Aaliyah album using unreleased recordings from the late R&B singer’s catalog, it was met with mixed reaction. Some fans... Read more »

The xx – “Hot Like Fire (BeazyTymes Remix)”

The xx has inspired an infinite number of remixes, so what’s another one? Some time ago, The xx covered Aaliyah‘s “Hot Like Fire” and created a delicate, airy thing. Chicago’s BeazyTymes, a 17-year-old producer who has... Read more »

Solange Performs With The xx at Coachella, Covers Aaliyah

Though it may not be the most shocking unannounced addition to the Coachella bill, Solange‘s appearance on stage with The xx can easily be counted among the most pleasant surprises from weekend one of the festival.... Read more »

Aaliyah ft. Drake – “Enough Said” (Shlohmo Remix)

Yesterday marked the 11th anniversary of Aaliyah‘s unfortunate passing. As a perceived tribute to the late artist, Los Angeles-based producer Shlohmo put his decelerated signature spin on the recent Drake and Noah “40″ Shebib-assisted track, “Enough... Read more »

Missy Elliott Says She Had No Clue There Was An Aaliyah Album In The Works

The story of the upcoming posthumous Aaliyah album has been a complete mess of confusion. Fans had their say, then Drake explained that he and 40 are taking the lead on the project and that they’re... Read more »

Video: Drake Speaks On The Aaliyah Album

Finally after rumors, speculation, and the fickle nature of Internet fuckery that comes with any cloudy news story, Drake speaks. After the OVO Fest, Much Music caught up with Drake and asked him about the Aaliyah... Read more »

Relax, Timbaland Is Contributing To The Aaliyah Album

With the new Aaliyah and Drake song, “Enough Said,” fans had a lot of concerns. A posthumous collaboration is a delicate issue, and with rumors spreading that Drake would be handling an entire album of Aaliyah... Read more »

Soundcloud Commenters Critique Aaliyah & Drake’s “Enough Said”

Posthumous releases always bring up some complicated issues. When is it okay? When is it not okay? How should it be handled? Who should be in charge? We’ve heard some talk of Drake possibly taking on... Read more »

Aaliyah ft. Drake – “Enough Said”

With rumors floating around that Drake is executive producer behind Aaliyah‘s upcoming posthumous project, we get “Enough Said,” a new single featuring a contribution from Drake and production by Noah “40″ Shebib. The is track comes... Read more »

New Drake Single Will Feature Aaliyah

According to Hip Hop DX, Drake is planning to premiere his new single, which features Aaliyah’s vocals, at the OVO Festival in Toronto on August 5th. Drake has mentioned several times that he’s a huge Aaliyah... Read more »

Aaliyah – “Are You That Somebody” (Brenton Duvall Remix)

Here’s the latest from producer Brenton Duvall, who has been on point with his mash ups and remixes so far. Touching a classic like “Are You That Somebody” is risky. When you fuck around with a... Read more »

The Gossip – Are You That Somebody? (Aaliyah Cover)

So word on the street (web) is that this is an old cover, and one that The Gossip frequently covers during their shows. Ever wonder what it would sound like if an outspoken, overweight, feminist punk... Read more »