Category: Get To Know

Five Things To Know About Jay Rock

Jay Rock dropped his FIRE album ‘Redemption,’ featuring collabs with Sza, Kendrick Lamar & more in 2018. The TDE rapper is heading to New Zealand in March for the first time.  Here are five things to know about Jay Rock! 1. Jay Rock Was A Member Of The Bounty Hunter Bloods Street Gang. Jay Rock, born Johnny

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Why “The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill” Is An Iconic Album

A previous member of the Fugees, Lauryn Hill is an inspiration to a wide range of music lovers today. Hill released her debut album, “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill” shortly after giving birth to her son Zion. She was able to create a body of work that consisted of 14 tracks of R&B infused with soul magic. The album

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#TBT: 12 Of Chris Brown’s Best Tracks

After releasing his debut single “Run It” in 2005, Chris Brown has had a major impact on the music industry. Releasing hit after hit, Breezy has broken records and is being called the Prince Of RnB. Yes, we all know about the attack on Rihanna 10 years ago. We know he’s been to jail in the

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Five Tracks You Need To Be Jamming Before Nelly’s NZ Show

Performing one show only at Auckland’s Logan Campbell Centre – January 30th, Nelly really has a fire catalog. Everything from shaking your tailfeather, to tilting your head back, and taking off your clothes. Nelly is known for his bangers. Check out five of the tracks you need to be jamming before his show. 5. Nelly

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#TBT – 12 Of Rihanna’s Best Tracks

I swear it’s felt like forever since we’ve had any sort of music from Rihanna. While Riri has said she is working on a new album and it will be released in 2019, the waiting game continues. I wanted to kick start the year with something good for TBT…So, Rihanna, these are 12 of your

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Five Reasons Why You Need To See J.I.D Live

Towards of 2018 J.I.D was announced to perform at the first Hidden Festival in New Zealand and Australia. Shortly after, the Dreamville rapper released his sophomore album “DiCaprio 2,” with some even including the album in their top lists for the year. Check out five reasons why you need to see J.I.D live   J.Cole

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Your Go-To Playlist For Nelly

Nelly is heading down under January 30th for one show at Auckland’s Logan Campbell Centre.  Tickets are currently on sale from HERE. No need to create a playlist for the night, it’s already done for you. Hit the download button and you’re good to go.

Your Go-To Playlist For Vine Days

Introducing the inaugural Vine Days taking place on Auckland Anniversary Weekend, January 2019 featuring an A-Class line-up! The ultimate summer day will see the very first New Zealand Vine Days show take place at our premiere winery, Villa Maria. Internationally, Vine Days is renowned for its electric festival atmosphere, delectable gourmet food and signature wines,

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7 Reasons Why Nas Is One Of The Greatest MC’s Of All Time

It’s been 24 years since Nas released his debut album “Illmatic,” a project that is still considered a classic. The hip-hop lyricist has been a trailblazer for the industry, and these are Ten Reasons Why Nas Is One Of The Greatest MC’s. 1. He’s a Brilliant Storyteller Storytelling is a poetic device that separates the greats

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#TBT – Top 15 Tracks From 2004

As I was listening to Nelly and Christina Aguilera’s track “Tilt Ya Head Back” play on the radio, I forgot how much I liked it. After doing a bit of research (which year did “Tilt Ya Head Back” come out?), I realised how many good tunes were released in 2004. So, here is a list of

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