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The Best Summer Songs of 2022

Skiddle 18 Jul 2024
Fusing elements of funk, pop, and indie, As It Was almost instantly secured its title of one of the best summer songs of 2022 ... Funk almost always has a feel-good quality about it. So fusing funk with pop and rap was bound to be delicious.

‘Microphone Check’ documentary explores ‘Hidden History of Hip-Hop’ at E Street Cinema in DC

Wtop 18 Jul 2024
There was a record by a gentleman by the name of Pigmeat Markham, he was a comedian and did a record called ‘Here Comes the Judge.’ He was rapping over a funk beat in 1968 and many other ...

Kaleidoscope review — appealing to Gen X parents and their children

The Times/The Sunday Times 15 Jul 2024
Puzzles. Challenge yourself with today’s puzzles. Crossword. Polygon. Sudoku ... So we had the Go! Team, whose effervescent funk-rock-rap went down very easily, even with those who weren’t born when they broke through 20 years ago ... They backed. Culture. Music ... .

Critic’s pick: Agung Mango, the genre-smashing rapper leaping through time and space

The Observer 14 Jul 2024
Amid the pack, a more psychedelic strain of rap has emerged, too. hybrid forms grafting jazz, funk, dance and punk on to the genre from artists such as Genesis Owusu and Teether and Kuya Neil.

Mad Cool Festival 2024 Day Two in photos: Pearl Jam, Greta Van Fleet, Nia Archives ...

NME 12 Jul 2024
Tucked away in one of the shady Mahou tents, New York duo Lawrence brought pop, funk and soul to the stage before Belfast rap trio Kneecap switched things up to a very different vibe with a rowdy mosh-pit just next door.

Stars In Their Eyes: where are the icons of C-Series past now?

NME 11 Jul 2024
Here’s what happened to them following their inclusion… The Specials. Who ... Following C23’s release, Genesis released his second album ‘Struggler’, a journey through funk, rock and rap that, according to NME’s review, saw him “at the top of his game” ... .

Hot times in the city: Montreal Jazz Festival serves up another epic music party

Rutland Herald 06 Jul 2024
Montreal-based hip-hop trio Planet Giza closed out the Canada Day proceedings in style at the outdoor Rogers Stage, with its soulful blend of rap, jazz, funk and R&B ... ....

The 10 biggest concerts in (or near) Cincinnati in July 01 Jul 2024
... it wasn't until 1989's "Mother's Milk" that the rest of the world cottoned on to their unique combination of funk and punk rock ... Omaha's 311 mixes rock, rap, reggae and funk into its own unique hybrid.

Square dance numbers are dwindling. At national convention in Milwaukee, a revival plan is unveiled

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 29 Jun 2024
There's fewer square dance partners to swing around these days ... "Wagon Wheel" by Darius Rucker, "Uptown Funk" by Bruno Mars and "Bad Romance" by Lady Gaga. One caller even transformed the rap song "Whoomp! (There It Is)" into "Whoomp! Square It Is.".

Stream Channel Tres’ Debut Album Head Rush Feat. Thundercat, Toro Y Moi, Ty Dolla $ign, More

Stereogum 28 Jun 2024
... Kaytranada and the team of Jay Worthy and DāM-FunK — Channel Tres has finally dropped his Head Rush LP ... It draws on house, funk, soul, rap, and disco, but it feels both unique and fully realized.

The 15 Most Iconic Black Movie Soundtracks Of All Time

Cinema Blend 28 Jun 2024
The album leaned heavily on pop with funk, ... It merged modern-day gangsta rap with 1970s soul and funk, courtesy of hip-hop’s most respected producers like No I.D., Just Blaze, and The Neptunes.

Soul Coughing Reuniting For First Shows In 25 Years

Stereogum 20 Jun 2024
(I briefly did the same thing at the same club eight years later, and I felt very cool doing the job that Doughty had done.) They made a kind of absurdist rap-inflected, sample-drunk jazz-funk that sounded like absolutely nothing else ... .

We’ve Got A File On You: John Cale

Stereogum 18 Jun 2024
Cale seems to be re-cementing himself within more hip-hop, jazz, and funk-adjacent musical textures ... I think that experimentation definitely carries through to POPtical Illusion, which seems to be clearly inspired by rap and funk.

Dive Deeper into “The Caves Have Wifi 2” – The Anticipated Album by Melo Griffith ...

The Source 17 Jun 2024
Melo Griffith is an alternative rap and ... Raised in the GTA and with roots in Ottawa, Melo has learned to mix smooth blues and funk influences with a raw adaptation of the inner city Toronto Rap Sound.

The best albums of 2024 so far

The Observer 12 Jun 2024
Microsoft, imma excel,” Whack raps in lead single Chanel Pit, and the album is full of these playful, ultra-quotable nuggets as she confidently hops between rap, funk, R&B and glistening dance-pop.

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President Joe Biden departs after speaking at the NAACP Convention, Tuesday, July 16, 2024, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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