Another festival is coming to town and this time it is combining all of our favorite R&B acts with a bit of hip-hop to add a little more sparkle to the summer. In its inaugural year, Smokin' Grooves Festival, presented by Goldenvoice, is set to take over the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California with a lineup to die for. Headlining [Read More]
Everybody's moving through the wave. In lieu of their performances set to take center stage this summer, duo Lion Babe previews summer heat with their new single "The Wave." The Leikeli47 assisted groovy tune is the perfect ode to the summer months where clothing gets smaller, water is life, and memories are everlasting. Composed of singer-songwriter and performance artist Jillian Hervey [Read More]
Brooklyn's weekend-long Afropunk Fest celebration returns with a hot new line up. The festival will take place at Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park in Fort Greene on August 25 and 26. Each year, Afropunk provides a theme for its attendees and this year is no different. This year's theme is The People Resist, which "brings together AFROPUNK ideology and the people who support it, [Read More]
After releasing their single "Honey Dew" on Valentine's Day, duo Lion Babe returns with its official video. Shot in upstate New York, the duo is full of art, soul, and seduction. It also acts as an ode to the creations of Roy Kanwit. "The 'Honey Dew' visual is inspired by the ethereal and commanding sculptures created by Roy Kanwit in [Read More]
LION BABE's Jillian Hervey provides the smooth and intoxication backdrop on rapper Bishop Nehru's new single, 'Up, Up & Away,' produced by Kaytranada and LION BABE. On the track, Bishop delivers a thought-provoking platter of lyrics while Hervey adds more spotlight to the self-indulging and cleverly-written tune. 'Up, Up & Away' is the second taste from Bishop's forthcoming album Elevators, set to arrive independently [Read More]
Lion Babe returns with the new song, "Honey Dew," a sultry gem produced by Simen Sez. On the song, backed by bright, mellow keys, and electro-styled drums, vocalist Jillian Hervey mesmerizes with her sultry delivery as coos about the human desire. "Everybody wants a piece... honey dew," she sings. Set to appear on the duo's upcoming album, "Honey Dew" follows [Read More]
Lion Babe, the beloved duo consisting of vocalist Jillian Hervey and producer Lucas Goodman, unwrap the music video for their latest single, "Rockets." On the funky, soulful, and ambient track, featuring Moe Moks, Jillian delivers lush and sublime vocals, making for a laid-back treat. Describing the record, the New York-based duo says it’s about creating “good times in a crazy [Read More]
Eclectic soul duo Lion Babe calls on Kenny Dope, Moma+Guy, Zikomo, and Semen Sez for remixes of their songs "Rockets," featuring Moe Moks and "Hit The Ceiling." The mixes cross several genres including a taste of dance, funk, hip-hop, afro-beat, and soul. "Hit The Ceiling" is the latest release from the New York-based duo's highly anticipated forthcoming project, which is set for [Read More]
Mixing funk, soul, electronics and singer Jillian Hervey’s signature sultry vocals, the song arrives just in time for the start of Summer.
The 14-track project showcases Astro Raw’s one of a kind production credentials and his infectious, genre defying sounds which seamlessly mix R&B, hip-hop, soul, funk and dance...