You’re probably not familiar with New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde, but you should be! She’s the first New Zealand artist to have four songs in the top 20 of New Zealand’s Top 40 Music Chart, which includes her hit “Royals” off her EP The Love Club. The song was number 1 on the New Zealand Top 40 […]

Let us pray.  If you haven’t heard of hip-hop newcomer Gilbere Forte, now’s the time to get to know him. The 25-year-old rapper/producer reigning from Philly by way of Michigan has been creating a buzz in the industry since he first released his breakout single “Pray” last year.  Weeks after announcing his new deal with […]

After dropping three critically acclaimed songs — “Pray,” “Nolita” and “ANIGMA” — Philadelphia-based rapper Gilbere Forte has finally blessed the world with his new project, which is called PRAY. Even though he’s already done songs with heavy hitters like Miguel, Gilbere keeps things pretty in-house and low-key: each track was produced by RAAK. As for guest appearances, […]

Just days after releasing his new track “Nolita,” Philly rapper Gilbere Forte offers up another banger called “Anigma.”  The 25-year-old rapper first caught our attention last year when he released his Fiona Apple-sampled track “Pray.” Since then, Gilbere has inked a new deal and now calls Epic Records his musical home.  “Waking up to credits, my […]

Late last year, Philadelphia-based rapper Gilbere Forte dropped “Pray,” a track which sampled Fiona Apple’s “Every Single Night” song. Now the rapper is back with the second release off of his upcoming project, which is also called PRAY. This new track is called “Nolita” and it features Active Child. In “Nolita” Gilbere tells a wonderful story about […]

Meet Gilbere Forte. NEW MUSIC: Meek Mill & Rick Ross “Believe It”  If you haven’t heard of this versatile rapper from Philly, now’s the time to get to know him. Gilbere Forte has been creating a huge buzz in the industry, and after dropping his Some Dreams Never Sleep EP, Gilbere appeared on the radar […]


Feeling nostalgic? Well, GlobalGrind is taking you on a trip down music memory lane with Noon Nostalgia. Everyone loves reminiscing about the past, especially when it comes to music.  Nineties R&B group SWV (Sisters With Voices) was one of the best girl groups of the ’90s. Along with TLC and Xscape, SWV’s Cheryl “Coko” Gamble, Tamara […]


Chris Brown‘s tracks have been leaking left and right and now we have three more songs off his upcoming record “F.A.M.E” which doesn’t hit stores officially until March 22nd.  On “Paper, Scissors, Rock” Breezy teams up with Big Sean and Timbaland again for an Auto-Tune laced track aimed at girls who play games.  On the […]

From “Hand dancing” to “Slow Dragging” R&B music has been around for years,blaring through the speakers of sold out arenas and car stereos across the world. Whenthe slow tempo and smooth beat come thru the speakers, it sets the atmosphere and tells astory. That’s the real R&B I miss! Be it old school or new […]


According to the free dictionary, a friend is defined “as a person known well to another and regarded with liking, affection, and loyalty”.  But what happens when this definition is tested? Does that friend then become a friend that betrayed me? Or that’s when you find out that person was not a friend at all? […]


REMEMBERING THE 90’S “WHEN MUSIC WAS SO GOOD” Just thinking about all of the good music that we had all around us. It was so many great Artist out when we came out back then and the music was just so incredible and just talking about it gives us goose bumps and it bring back […]


Hey everybody, Guess who’s coming to NYC with a BANG? If you guessed your girls SWV, then you were damn right lol. If you haven’t heard already, we will be in the NYC area to CELEBRATE!! Yes, I said CELEBRATE Y’ALL. It’s a birthday celebration for my girl Coko followed by a performance by SWV […]