Posts Tagged JAY-Z

Kanye West Assembles His Clique

Kanye West with a little help from Jay-Z & Big Sean fast-tracked all the way to the top with Clique, another highlight from his G.O.O.D Music label’s just released ‘Cruel Summer’ compilation, packed with high calibre stars of urban music such as John Legend; Raekwon; The-Dream; Ghostface Killah or R. Kelly.

Two of the most celebrated albums in recent times, Grizzly Bear and Jessie Ware spawed this edition’s highest entries. Next to them newcomers Chvrches; Sam Flax and the new EP by all-female band Dum Dum Girls also hit our chart. Dead Can Dance and The Soft Moon were the generous souls providing free downloads.

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Jay-Z, KanYe West & Frank Ocean Conquer The Throne

The collaboration between rap titans Jay-Z & Kanye West has finally conquered the loop’s throne with a little help of ubiquitous R&B singer du jour Frank Ocean. ‘No Church In The Wild’ is the opening track of their joint album and one of the standouts too.

The return of the always mercurial Tom Waits predictably makes the week’s highest entry, followed closely by another high profile collaboration, this time between acclaimed alt. vocalists Bon Iver & James Blake and more awaited comebacks from the likes of Girls; Atlas Sound and Stephen Malkmus & The Jinks, plus free downloads courtesy of Megafaun; Plaid; Nikkiya; etc. ,

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Rober winners at Obama’s Inauguration (II)


ARCADE FIRE-Intervention

More Live moments from the many conmemorative balls celebrating Barack Obama’s inauguration.
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REVIEW 2008: TOP 100 SINGLES (75-51)


75-THE VERY BEST-Kamphopo
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