SOLANGE ON ASSERTING BLACKNESS IN WHITE SPACES: “TEAR THE GOT DAMN WALLS DOWN”

This past Thursday, Solange performed two intimate shows at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum as part of the Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York. The performance, titled “An Ode To”, was conceptualized, choreographed, directed and composed by Solange, whose Saint Heron platform will also be curating a stage at AFROPUNK Brooklyn 2017. “An Ode… continue reading →

NEW MUSIC ALERT: DADDY YANKEE FT. LUIS FONSI’S NEW BANGER CLIMBING THE CHARTS ‘DESPACITO’

In an article out this week by Rolling Stone, Daddy Yankee commented on the success of “Despacito,” his huge international hit with Luis Fonsi. According to Rolling Stone, the song had the second fastest climb to a billion views on YouTube ever, only behind Adele’s “Hello.” The song is poised to do as good or… continue reading →

DON CHEADLE PREMIERES KENDRICK LAMAR’S NEW MUSIC VIDEO “DNA” VIA TWITTER

Actor Don Cheadle tweeted the official video for the second track on Kendrick Lamar’s critically-acclaimed album DAMN. yesterday morning. Peep the hot new video below. Tell us your thoughts in the comment section below. Tell us, Is it a hit or miss? Keep it locked here on Snkrbst.com for all the latest and greatest –… continue reading →

Breaking News: Gorillaz Announce Augmented Reality App & Global ‘Humanz’ Listening Event

While the world eagerly awaits the release of Humanz later this month, Gorillaz continue to own headlines, as they have now just launched a new mobile app. The app in turn makes use of augmented reality technology to superimpose elements from the band’s recent music videos into the user’s surroundings, courtesy of the smartphone camera. Upon… continue reading →