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An Artist Wants Kendrick Lamar to Publicly Apologize for His ‘All the Stars’ Video

Lina Iris Viktor claims that Kendrick Lamar’s video bears some striking similarity to her Constellation paintings. ritish-Liberian artist Lina Iris Viktor says that Kendrick Lamar’s video for “All the Stars,” off the Black Panther soundtrack, stole the visuals from her series of paintings Constellation. A lawyer for the artist sent a letter to Top Dawg Entertainment this weekend alleging the copyright violation of her work. According to Viktor’s lawyer, “the artist had been contacted twice by the film’s creators for permission to feature her work, the […]

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Rihanna, Ed Sheeran & Bruno Mars Lead iHeartRadio Music Awards 2018 Nominees

iHeartMedia and Turner announced Wednesday (Jan. 10) the nominees for the fifth annual iHeartRadio Music Awards. Rihanna, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, DJ Khaled and Luis Fonsi top the nominations list, each receiving five nominations including song of the year. For the first time ever, iHeartRadio will be presenting seven awards in the seven nights leading up to the event. Each night at 8 p.m. EST, an artist will be presented their award and given an acceptance speech. As in years before, fans will be able to vote for […]

What’s Coming To JamoRecords.com In 2018

Well, 2017 is officially over and it was a HUGE year for JamoRecords.com. We officially launched our store and became a marketplace for other artists to publish and sell their music online. We teamed up with JamoTracks as well to bring you the highest quality audio tracks in the market today. We also gave our website a brand new make-over! The plans for 2018 are even bigger than 2017. We will be adding over 2000 new samples to our store […]

The Best Hip-Hop/Rap Albums Of 2017

The current Hip-Hop landscape might be single-driven with new artists breaking through with viral hits, but the album remains the true judge of who’s here for the long haul. In 2017, fans were rewarded with a variety of outstanding LPs from mainstream stars and indie stalwarts. After countless hours and much consideration, HipHopDX has narrowed the projects down to the best of the best. Here are the Top 20 albums of 2017. Check out our Most Slept-On Albums, Best R&B Albums and Best Mixtapes/EPs for […]

5 Hip-Hop Albums You Slept On In 2017

Hip-hop music is thriving more than ever as the most consumed music genre in the country. Kendrick Lamar reigned supreme over nearly everybody once again (shout out to KRS-One) and Jay-Z added yet another classic to his catalog. There was so much floating about the hip-hop stratosphere in 2017 that, inevitably, there were a few equally impressive albums that got lost in the shuffle. Here are five albums that you slept on. Overdoz, 2008 Polo Ground Music/RCA Records   I’ve been waiting for Overdoz to blow up for […]

The Future Of Jamo Records

So what does the future look like for Jamo Records? Jamo Records’ future is nothing but a bright one! This year I plan on re-releasing my 1993 debut album Question of Truth completely remixed and remastered. I also plan to release 2 brand news singles along with that EP. I also plan to work with as many artists as I can cranking out new tunes. Also slated for 2017, I will start selling instrumental tracks on this website making my […]

Free Track June 2017

Here’s this month’s Free Track. It’s a Hip Hop jam. I hope you enjoy it! You can download it from here.

TOP 5 Best MIDI Keyboards Under $500

Music for your fingertips. A great MIDI keyboard is a way to enhance your music making process but comes in handy for great sound, too.Unfortunately, not everyone can afford expensive equipment and that is why we enlisted TOP 5 MIDI Keyboards (MIDI Controllers) under $500, for those on a minimum wage. 1. CME Xkey 37 – Price: $199 One of the best looking MIDI keyboards out there. CME Xkey 37 is a MIDI keyboard with enough functions to satisfy basic needs. […]

40 Years Ago, In A Galaxy Far, Far Away, An Iconic Film Score Was Born

How is this for a first day on the job: Maurice Murphy, the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO)’s late principal trumpet player, spent his very first day with the orchestra recording Star Wars‘ iconic opening theme, with its incredible brass fanfare — and Murphy leading the trumpets. “It was an amazing moment, that blast of brass that opens the film. It was the first sound I heard from Maurice, really,” the film’s composer, John Williams, told the London Symphony Orchestra in […]