R&B Fridays: Episode 131


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R&B Fridays: Episode 101


Not to be confused with George Orwell’s somewhat more macabre view of the number 101, we roll on past the magical 100 with this week’s episode. Be sure to catch up with my top 30 from episodes 1-100 if you haven’t already.

Short recap from the last week: Raheem DeVaughn follows up his enjoyable Jackin’ 4 Beats mixtape with a sequel, Beyonce returned with her latest high-octane video, and a (highly-praised) remix of Mike Posner’s Falling.
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R&B Fridays: Episode 97


Lots of slow jams and collaborations in this week’s episode, some of which are certainly noteworthy not only for their lineup, but also as they’re potentially quite prominent singles from upcoming albums.

Recap from this week’s postings: a new Jagged Edge mixtape, Ryan Leslie’s latest video/single, visuals for J*Davey’s fantastic Raincheck, and finally a very unexpected UK-US collab between David Banner, Estelle and Daley.

Click below for the 97th instalment of R&B’s most revered institution.

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R&B Fridays: Episode 84


No recap this week thanks to a temperamental hard drive, but R&B Fridays actually makes it out on a Friday for the second consecutive week, which is a pretty big victory.

Lots of remixes and rappers popping up this week, with some huge names coming through with some very unexpected pop and R&B remixes. More than enough original material too though, making this a very diverse episode that’ll satisfy the vast majority of you grubby little folk.

Click on and let me be the Snoop to your Cameron, though R&B/pop probably isn’t the same as marijuana…probably.
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R&B Fridays: Episode 73


Lots of mainstream stuff this week, alongside a couple of surprise additions from the hip-hop world and the celebrity world.

R&B recap from the last week: Dirty Money’s new single, the first drop from Trey Songz’s new mixtape, Katy B’s latest video, Willow Smith’s television debut, Rihanna and Eminem’s latest collaboration, and Chrisette Michele’s new mixtape from earlier today. Also, soul heads should check out a great cover of Maxwell’s Pretty Wings, and a remix of Mayer Hawthorne’s No Strings.
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R&B Fridays: Episode 71


Stacked episode this week, with some huge mainstream singles alongside great material from underappreciated artists. Quality wise, it’s one of the strongest R&B Fridays of recent months for sure: one of those where you could easily grab everything on offer.

The recap: Mastered version of Lloyd’s latest, Willow Smith’s debut video, Ne-Yo covering an MJ classic, Rihanna’s newest video, and finally the anticipated video for Chris Brown’s new single.

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R&B Fridays: Episode 54


Here it is: my last R&B Friday for around a month. Don’t you worry though, we’ve got plenty planned to keep you supplied and satisfied.

This week has material from a really wide range of artists and styles, from established artists like Timbaland to newcomers such as Sammie. Good stuff to keep you going until the surprises in store for you next week, be sure to click on and enjoy some R&B.

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R&B Fridays: Episode 47


Even after letting loose of 3 Bruno Mars-related goodies in the last 24-hours, this may as well be R&B Fridays: Bruno Mars edition. A bunch of unreleased Bruno material leaked last weekend (he has 11/20 tracks in here!), and the sheer quality of it makes it dominant in this episode. Make sure you check out the amazing track from his upcoming EP beforehand.

Good material from a range of other artists too, including Ciara and The-Dream. I never say this on any of my posts because I don’t want to ‘force it’, but I genuinely think you guys should be looking to grab everything in this week’s episode, such is the quality.

I’m really proud of this week’s episode, as it’s absolutely packed with playlist dominators, and the only way to do justice to these tracks was to spend time on the reviews: make it worth my time and click on.

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Ke$ha and Travis McCoy-Want You Bad


Don’t be put off by the Ke$ha presence. Travis does the majority of the work on this, and lays down a couple of nice verses. The track is credited to Ke$ha, but I wouldn’t be surprised if this ended up on McCoy’s upcoming Lazarus album. Decent track though, and Ke$ha’s hook isn’t entirely terrible for what it is.

Ke$ha-Want You Bad ft. Travie McCoy

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R&B Fridays: Episode 43


FINALLY, we have a regular episode. After the triple digits of last week, we’re back down to normal levels. I’ve made an effort to throw in more new artists this week as the last few have been really mainstream, so there are some lesser known gems in this one for you to check out.

Obviously plenty of established names in there too though, so be sure to click on for a digestable instalment of R&B goodness.

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Taio Cruz and Ke$ha-Dirty Picture Video

Too tired to write, too tired to watch, too tired to type.

Enjoy video.

Then enjoy audio.

Have good day.

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Random Funnies: Ke$ha, and THAT Diddy Lyric

Ke$ha’s now-infamous ‘wake up in the morning feeling like P. Diddy’ line gets deconstructed. It rips on Diddy harder than it does Ke$ha, but it’s still funny.

Even you can enjoy this one Murray.

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Ke$ha and 3OH!3-Blah Blah Blah Video

The 5 reasons for posting this:

1. The song is funny.

2. The video has some funny moments.

3. Ke$ha doesn’t look like a horse anymore.

4. I try to keep everyone happy.

5. It’ll piss Murray off.

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Couple Of Party Tracks

Both can technically be considered as remixes. The first is Ke$ha’s breakout hit Tik Tok, with an assist from Pitbull and the other is Sean Paul taking a spin on Verse Simmonds’ Buy You A Round. It has to be said that this version of the Verse remix is much better.

Ke$ha-Tik Tok ft. Pitbull

Sean Paul-Buy You A Round Remix ft. Chino (not Chino XL!)

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R&B Fridays: Episode 29


The first episode of 2010 brings a nice blend of established and new artists this week, which makes a pleasant change from the recent R&B Friday domination by big names.

This episode includes a remix to one of my favourites songs of 2008, and other cracking tracks, coming in at a collective total of 19 tracks this week. There are a couple of names making comebacks in this post too, so be sure to click on and start the year off with plenty of music.

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Seriously, I do. This is one of those club/party track posts, but I’m running out of things to call them.

Anywho, this is a long overdue post as I’ve stacked up a couple of tracks over the last 2/3 weeks that I haven’t managed to squeeze in elsewhere. There’s dance, hip-hop, pop and R&B, so click below for the goods.

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