Every day there are tons of music related tidbits that float around the internet, but how is one to know what’s good, what’s worth listening to and what everyone will be talking about tomorrow? Well, you’re in luck, because GlobalGrind has rounded up some of the coolest, most buzz-worthy musical information of the day and you can find it here all in one place.
THIS JUST IN: Beyonce & Andre 3000
WHAT: Andre 3000 and Babyface have made it clear that they admire Beyonce. The two have shared their thoughts on working with the Queen B. “I always felt Beyonce was one of the best performers of our time, so to collaborate with her was an honor and a pleasure,” said Andre. He is featured in the track “Party” in her upcoming album “4.”
According to Babyface, Beyonce is “perfection.” The artist continued to compliment B.
“Icons are made. Stars are born. From the moment Beyoncé took her first breath, her star was shining. What an honor it is for me to say that I danced with a true star. Or wrote. Same thing.”
FRESHEST TRACK OF THE DAY: Lloyd: “Naked”
WHAT: R&B sensation Lloyd slows it down with his newest track “Naked.” The song is a cut from his “King of Hearts” album which is to drop in stores on July 5th. He’s back! Have you been missing Lloyd’s slow joints? Check out this new Lloyd track below!
VIDEOS & VISUALS: Kendrick Lamar
WHAT: Kendrick Lamar was filmed live in Brooklyn, New York. Southpaw was a full house last Thursday night, full of Lamar’s enthusiastic fans. The rising rapper already has faithful followers who know his songs word by word. Check out the video below for a clip of the performance.
VIDEOS & VISUALS: Amy Winehouse
WHAT: Amy Winehouse‘s concert in Belgrade was a disaster according to fans and viewers. The artist recently checked out of rehab on June 2nd, but did not show any positive improvements, as the singer stumbled on stage and forgot the lyrics to her songs. She was even boo’ed at certain points of the concert. Her reps say that all future tour dates are cancelled until July 8th. Hopefully she can get her act together. Check out clips of the concert below!
VIDEOS & VISUALS: Jeremih & Adele
WHAT: Jeremih performs his own rendition of Adele‘s hit single “Rumour Has It” for Billboard Mashup Mondays. The R&B singer shows off his vocals, drumming and keyboard skills on set. Jeremih also mixes melodies from Vanilla Ice‘s “Ice Ice Baby,” Queen and David Bowie’s “Under Pressure,” and his very own song “Down On Me,” making this one interesting performance. Check it out below!