Mississippi-wordsmith David Banner, is a name that needs no introduction in most rap circles, in the early 2000’s the rapping-producer put together hit-records for himself (“Like a Pimp”) and the for the likes of T.I. (“Rubberband Man”), Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, Maroon 5, Chris Brown and many others. Banner has also gone on to star in major motion pictures such as Black Snake Moan, Stomp The Yard, The Butler, Ride Along among others, and started a new career as a keynote speaker.
on May 19th Banner will release his 7th studio album The God Box, featuring an all-star line up of Cee-Lo, Raheem DeVaughn, Big K.R.I.T, Black Thought, Trinidad James, WatchtheDuck & Big Rube. while Dave handles the production on half of the album himself, he also enlists production from DJ Khalil, DJ Swiff, Chris “THX” Goodman and more.
Fast-forwarding to today David Banner releases his new track from the album “Magnolia,” featuring Cee-Lo & Raheem DeVaughn. Speaking on the single Banner says this “The song represents the relationship of trees in Mississippi and Africans throughout history,” “The taller the tree, the broader the story, the shorter the tree, the more personal the perspective is. My verse is about the relationship of the magnolia tree and African’s during slavery.”
Give the single a spin below.
mono mono “Feel”
Talented electro-pop duo mono mono share visuals for new single “Feel”
Danish Electronic-Pop duo mono mono made up of vocalist Karoline Elsig and producer Jakob Franck, gained over 200.000 streams through Spotify with their debut single “CityLights.” The single was followed by three other singles such as “Helium Balloon,” “Rumors,” and their recently released single titled “Feel.” Continuing push for their brand new single the duo drop off visuals Directed by Emil Klitsgaard.
Sara Diamond “Three Words”
Montreal newcomer Sara Diamond premiers new electro-pop single “Three Words”
Canadian songstress Sara Diamond, has been workin on her craft since she was a young child, Currently at the age of 22 she the talented newcomer is focusing on presenting the world with her self-written work. Over the past few month Sara has released popular tracks such as “Back To You,” “Unsure,” and “Stay a little” This week the Montreal based R&B pop stress makes her Elite debut in the form her latest track “Three Words,” produced by Noah Barer & Austin Tecks. Stream her latest single and her previous three singles also below.
Stream Sara’s previous singles below
Foreign Figures “Hey Love”
Indie pop quartet Foreign Figures share visual for “Hey Love”
Last month Utah based pop quartet Foreign Figures, made their Elite Debut in the form of their new EP Come Alive, featuring the singles “Come Alive,” “Legends,” and “Morning Light.” This week the band shares visuals for their new single “Hey Love,” the latest release from their 3-track OVERZEALOUS EP, released last month. In their own words the record is about “the feeling forsaken and forgotten by love.” Watch the official music video above.
Imani Scott “Throwing Glitter”
Houston’s Imaní Scott shares visual for new album single “Throwing Glitter”
Hailing from Houston, Texas up and coming songbird Imani Scott, influenced by singing legends Prince, Beyoncé, Aaliyah, and Etta James, brings positive vibes in the form of her new single titled “Throwing Glitter.” The single follows earlier releases such as , “Get Litty” and “All Over Again,” all of which live on Imani’s début album titled An Introduction released back in October. Check out the visual in full above.
Maivo & Louise Hu “Contigo”
Maivo & Louise Hu share new collaborative single “Contigo”
Producer Julian van Nooijen known under the moniker MAIVO and singer-songwriter Louise Hu, come together to bring us their collaborative single titled “Contigo.” Laced with production from Maivo and amazing vocals from Louise Hu, the new single is an upbeat pop track with a two-stepping Caribbean vibe.
Doctrin “Show You The Way”
3-piece band Doctrin share Quentin Tarantino-Inspired clip for Quentin Tarantino
Today we’re introduced to the sounds of 3-piece Alternative Rock band Doctrin, led by Australian-born, Los Angeles-based singer and guitarist Dolly Denko. The band are gearing to release their new project co-produced with Brian Virtue, who’ve worked with the likes of the Deftones, 30 Seconds to Mars and Hawthorne Heights. Today the trio present us with visuals for their latest single “Show You The Way.” self-directed and produced by Dolly.
Inspired by a Quentin Tarantino flick, the visual finds the beautiful lead singer and her crew torturing and transforming a priest, making him one of them.
Watch the official music video above.