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Kaytranada repurposes The Internet’s chill ‘Roll (Burbank Funk)’ into dancefloor ready heater

Summer’s coming, and if it’s anything like Kaytranada‘s latest remix, it’s going to be a hot one. Off the heels of his dazzling collaboration with R&B/funk artist Robert Glasper for an ArtScience remixes EP, Kaytranda’s dropped off an official remix of The Internet’s “Roll (Burbank Funk),” which the group released last month. Expectedly, it’s an irresistible call to […]

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Kaytranada aids Robert Glasper in dazzling new ‘ArtScience’ remix EP

Grammy Award-winning pianist and producer Robert Glasper’s debut album ArtScience was a fine contemporary medley of R&B and funk. Now, two years after its release, the artist’s tapped the Montreal beat-maestro Kaytranada for a mellow reworking. It should go without saying that Kaytranada adds a stroke of genius to the remixes, but it’s still an awe-inspiring rendition […]

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Bishop Nehru releases Kaytranada and MF Doom produced LP, ‘Elevators: Act I & II’

Markel Scott, aka Bishop Nehru, has made waves in the global hip hop sphere since signing to Nas‘ Mass Appeal Records. Citing such a wide array of influences as 2Pac, Red Hot Chili Peppers, MF Doom, Kanye West, Herbie Hancock, Tyler, The Creator and Incubus, the 21-year-old artist’s genius lies heavily in his artistic versatility. […]

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Bishop Nehru releases Kaytranada and MF Doom produced LP, ‘Elevators: Act I & II’

Markel Scott, aka Bishop Nehru, has made waves in the global hip hop sphere since signing to Nas‘ Mass Appeal Records. Citing such a wide array of influences as 2Pac, Red Hot Chili Peppers, MF Doom, Kanye West, Herbie Hancock, Tyler, The Creator and Incubus, the 21-year-old artist’s genius lies heavily in his artistic versatility. […]

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Kaytranada and Lou Phelps link up once more on ‘Come Inside’

Kaytranada‘s marquee collaboration credits could already form a line out the door and, if you add the list of high-profile hopefuls to that, the line could easily stretch all the way around the block. Despite already having acclaimed joints with the likes of André 3000, Chance The Rapper, Anderson .Paak and more under his belt, the […]

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Hear Kaytranda’s latest track with MC Rejjie Snow ‘Egyptian Luvr’

Dublin based MC Rejjie Snow is slowly but surely infiltrating the global music landscape with a string of singles featuring such acclaimed artists as Joey Bada$$ and Pell.Now, the up-and-coming rapper has released a new project titled Dear Annie: Part 1. The project’s lead single “Egyptian Luvr” features the saccharine vocal candy of fellow hip hop […]

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How Houston’s Day For Night festival served as a sound intersection of curatorial excellence

 1How Day For Night festival achieved curatorial excellenceHouston, Texas’ Day For Night festival has established itself as an unconventional, hyper-sensory utopia. Bolstering an exemplary menu of avant-garde talent, the festival satiates thousands all while blurring the boundaries of performance and offering the utmost in aural phenomena in its industrial warehouse setting.Day For Night prided itself on its snapshot booking […]

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Kaytranada – Don’t Play It Safe featuring Cassie

Kaytranada‘s status as a production auteur solidified with the release of his debut album 99.9%,  and this year’s massive remix of Gorillaz and collaborative efforts with BADBADNOTGOOD have only further underscored his clout.With credits on projects from such acclaimed artists as Anderson .Paak, Goldlink, and Vic Mensa the electronic production stalwart has infiltrated hip hop […]

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Kaytranada surprises fans with the release of three brand new tunes

Kaytranada has exemplified the expression “good things come in threes,” releasing a trifecta of tunes, much to the surprise of his unsuspecting fans.The three new tracks are titled the format of dates; “2017 07 04,” “2017 09 01- SUS,” and “2017-38,” might make for mouthfuls when it comes to their pronunciations. However, in spite of this, […]

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Kaytranada drops delightfully funky remix of Gorillaz’s ‘Strobelight’

The third track off the album that would re-introduce Gorillaz to the music industry after a seven-year hiatus, “Strobelite” shone as a soulful and successful execution of a different aesthetic for the English band. “Strobelight’s” key distinguishing factor from past Gorillaz branded releases is its retro flair — the song wades into disco/R&B territory, bearing […]

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Benzi shares ninth summer installment of ‘Get Right Radio’

Among the east and west coast DJ circles, trading Benzi edits is almost like a right of passage. He gives his fans transparent access to an endless trove of personalized reworks and hand-crafted remixes, and throughout the year gifts fans with updates to his famous Girl Trapz mix series. Though, once a year since 2008, in the thick of […]

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Kaytranada and Buddy star in new ‘World of Wonders’ video

Kaytranada wakes Buddy up from the rising Compton rapper’s “Find Me” music video in the two artists’ new visual accompaniment for “World of Wonders.” Both tracks are lifted off Buddy and Kaytranada’s hot EP collaboration Ocean & Montana, a five track project which proves that everything that Kaytranada touches turns to gold.The Canadian producer provides an upbeat synth loop […]

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Stream Buddy & Kaytranada New EP, ‘Ocean & Montana’, Watch “Find Me”

Compton’s Buddy and Montreal’s Kaytranada link up for an astonishing new EP, titled, ‘Ocean & Montana’. Produced entirely by Kaytranada while Buddy supplies the wordplay, coinciding with the release, the two Pharrell favorites is sharing a new video for the project’s single, “Find Me”. The clip depicts Buddy trapped in a dream state, hurdling through […]

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Chance the Rapper enlists Kaytranada to produce enthralling single ‘They Say’

Kaytranada is no stranger to celebrity collaborations. The young Canadian’s debut LP was pumped with high-profile appearances ranging from Vic Mensa to Little Dragon. Since then, the producer has paired with a multitude of other recording artists like Alicia Keys and Katy B to make unforgettable tracks which appeal to a broad range of listeners.After first joining […]

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Listen To Chance The Rapper & Kaytranada’s New Song “And They Say”

Oh snap! How about this to kick off the week with: a collaboration between Chance The Rapper and Kaytranada has appeared called “And They Say,” premiered on the producer’s OTHERone mix on Beats 1 Radio. Check it out below! Follow @MishaInTheAir Continue Reading at http://fistintheair.com

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Nick Murphy (FKA Chet Faker) Releases ‘Missing Link’ EP Ft. Kaytranada

Nick Murphy has ditched his Chet Faker moniker and dropped a brand new EP ‘Missing Link.” The track-list features a collaboration with Kaytranada on “Your Time” and indicates a change in the direction of his sound with influences of rock, r&b, and future pop. “Chet Faker was me trying to prove something to myself… But […]

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Nick Murphy completes the transition from Chet Faker with ‘Missing Link’ EP

For most, having a project that includes collaborations with Flume before his rise to superstardom and considerable success on its own would provide more than enough reason to continue working on it well into the future. Nick Murphy, however, felt that his Chet Faker pseudonym had run its course and has since dedicated himself to a new […]

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