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J. COLE GETS TO THE HEART OF THE MATTER
Artist opens door to new album. (4/20a)
FROM SIR, WITH LOVE (UPDATE)
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YEEZY'S ONE-TWO PUNCH
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ASK YOUR TASK FORCE
Tina gets advice, whether she wants it or not.
WHEN PUBLISHERS GET MASTERFUL
Why the recording side still holds an allure.
DOES THIS PIZZA TASTE WEIRD TO ANYBODY ELSE?
I actually ate, like, five pieces. But still.
ROBOT MUSIC SUPERVISORS
It's already happening.
THE B-SIDE
Crystal Caines (RECORDS, LLC)
3/13/17

WHAT IT IS: With a resurgence of N.Y. rap by new talent (Young M.A.Desiigner) as well as established artists (Fat JoeRemy Ma), Crystal Caines comes as an added breath of fresh air in hip-hop. A frequent collaborator, A$AP Ferg, calls her the Missy Elliott for this generation. Caines, a triple threat from Harlem, N.Y., excels equally in producing, rapping and singing. Her debut track, “Run With Me,” which features Ferg, has been garnering buzz from blogs and N.Y. radio staples Hot 97 and Power 105. Crystal continues to introduce cutting-edge material in 2017, with Fader just premiering her newest track, “No Drama.”
BUZZ TRACK: “Run With Me”
INTERNET: 1.3m+ Spotify streams (279k+ of “Run”), 129k monthly listeners, included in popular New Music Friday and Most Necessary playlists; 640k+ “Whiteline” video views
PRESS: FaderComplexPitchforkXXLVibeDJ Booth2DopeBoyzHipHopDXHotNew-HipHopRap-UpOkayPlayerVillage VoiceNah RightThe SourceStereogumPigeons & PlanesWorld Star Hip HopSingersroom, much more
PUBLISHING: SONGS Music Publishing
MANAGEMENT: Ben Willis/INDIE POP