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TBT VIDEO: NO DIGGITY by…Ed Sheeran?

by Zatoon

Blackstreet’s 90′s hit, “No Diggity,” got a revamp by pop folk artists Ed Sheeran and Passenger. While it’s odd to think of these two taking on such a sensual song, they are able to echo a different style while holding onto the original soulfulness.   How do you think it compares to the hip hop […]

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ZATOON’S TRIPPY TUESDAY MUSIC VIDEO’S: SPEAK’S BEST OF THE BEST

by Zatoon

Speak’s real name is Anthony Negrete, a 28-year-old son of a religious Jewish mother from Tel Aviv and a father who was a minor league baseball player in the Dodgers organization. As his taste in music developed, he was riveted by both Cam’ron’s nonsensical lyrical genius and Axl Rose’s snaking, stage-storming showmanship. In high school […]

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ZATOON’S FEATURED SUBMISSION: SMLE REMIX “FIREFLIES” & “FEELING GOOD” [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

SMLE, an up and coming future bass project with  music that is comprised of both electronically-produced sounds and live instrumentals such as the piano, guitar, and drums. For SMLE’s debut remix of Owl City’s ‘Fireflies,’ listeners are given a perfect depiction of the project’s signature sound through both soothing keys of the piano and brilliant […]

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OAKLAND DROP BEATS

by Zatoon

SATURDAY, August 16th 2014, Oakland Drops Beats returns to 15th Street for an ALL DAY, ALL AGES, Music Crawl! Oakland Drops Beats is an all day music crawl in downtown Oakland, bringing live music into nontraditional venue spaces, musicians with Oakland’s event producers, and the community with creative and musical engagement. ODB aims to foster creative and community solidarity amongst Oakland’s […]

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ZATOON x SUNDAZE DAYTIME PARTY – THIS SUNDAY!

by Zatoon

SUNDAZE is part of a summer daytime party session hosted by The End Up in the summer. Zatoon Records will be partnering up with Sundaze AUGUST 17th and will be showcasing our STRONG ROOTS collection. Zatoon Apparel will be up for grabs at a special discount price ONLY at The End Up so come by, get your […]

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LUPE FIASCO “NEXT TO IT” [Official Music Video]

by Zatoon

Awaiting the upcoming fifth album Tetsuo & Youth to be released in August 2014, Lupe Fiasco‘s featured artists include Rick Ross,Chance The Rapper, Ab-Soul, Ed Sheeran, and Ty Dolla Sign among many others.  “The content of it is like, ‘Oh, shit, I didn’t know Lupe could talk like that. I didn’t know Lupe knew that guy. I didn’t know Lupe was affiliated with that.’” […]

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LITTLE SIMZ “HAVE I” & “SLEEP PARALYSIS” EP RELEASE [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

Being only 20, Little Simz from North London just released her official EP 10 days ago. “So the whole point of doing this mini-EP was basically… there is no point. I feel like when you always try and justify something or there always has to be a purpose to something, it kinda loses everything. Sometimes […]

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ZATOON’S TRIPPY TUESDAY MUSIC SUBMISSION: BLOCKBOY “E E E” & “SURVIVE” [Official Music Video]

by Zatoon

Blockboy, a native Munich producer, is also a avowing vinyl-junkie that sees his inspirational roots mainly in Beat and Rockmusic of the early 70s as well as in the New York HipHop of the 90s. In his recording studio, he regularly descends into spheres of visual art and sound while swinging between bliss and desperation because of his perfectionism. With attention […]

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ZATOON’S FEATURED SUBMISSION: LOOKAS “LOKO” SONG [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

Lucas Rego, LooKas, a Miami Native started making music in his bedroom, the types of sounds that sounds massive. LooKas has made impressive waves in the electronic dance music scene since late 2013. Ever since his groundbreaking remix of “Tsunami” by DVBBS and Borgeous was released, it has garnered over half a million steams in under three […]

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FBF MUSIC VIDEO: “WAKE UP EVERYBODY” BY JOHN LEGEND x THE ROOTS ft MELONIE FIONA & COMMON

by Zatoon

“Wake up everybody no more sleepin’ in bedNo more backward thinkin’ time for thinkin’ aheadThe world has changed so very muchFrom what it used to be soThere is so much hatred war an’ povertyWake up all the teachers time to teach a new wayMaybe then they’ll listen to whatcha have to sayCause they’re the ones […]

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