TAG / Aaliyah

aaliyah-enough said

Noah “40″ Shebib Calls Off Posthumous Aaliyah & Drake Album

The collaborative album between Drake and a posthumous Aaliyah has been called off, according to producer Noah “40″ Shebib. Shebib said he no longer wanted to work on the project after all of the negative attention it received: The world…

ta-ku-live-switches

Download Ta-ku’s Massive L.A. Boiler Room Mix

It’s pretty early as I’m posting this–well, relatively speaking–so if you’re about to grab some more caffeine, I’d like to offer you a replacement. Put down the sugar and cream, crank up the volume on your device, and put on…

machinedrum-nice-effort

Listen: Machinedrum Remixes Missy Elliott, Aaliyah, Oh No and More on ‘Nice Effort’ Compilation

Following last week’s giveaway of “A New Meaning“, I hardly expected to hear new Machinedrum music so quickly. But sure enough, the Berlin-based producer just uploaded 14 (!) previously unreleased remixes from his digital vaults. They all stem from the…

aaliyah-grey

Aaliyah – “Quit Hatin’” (Previously Unreleased) [Updated]

Had she not tragically died, Aaliyah would have turned 34 two days ago (Jan. 16). With that in mind, it’s only fitting that a “new” track from the gone-too-soon songstress has appeared online. Punch Bowl Blog notes that this cut,…

longliveasapsamplesfront

Gianni Lee & Mike Blud – LongLiveA$AP Samples [Potholes Mixtape Premiere]

Gianni Lee and Mike Blud are carving out a niche for themselves providing mixtapes of samples used on some of the biggest hip-hop albums. Their profile continues to rise in the New Year as they have taken on A$AP Rocky’s full-length…

ciara-goodies

Vinyl Gazing: Ciara – Goodies

Ciara – Goodies Laface: 2004 The deification of Aaliyah in recent years is uncomfortable for a number of reasons. As you may well have heard, the frontman of indie-rock band Yeasayer recently invoked the late singer’s name in his rejection…

aaliyah-enough said

Aaliyah – “Enough Said” F. Drake

So, you might have heard a rumor that Drake was set to premiere an Aaliyah-featured single at his OVO Festival tonight. But it appears that it’s a very different situation. Drizzy is actually the one providing the guest vocals on…

Hudson Mohawke – Pleasure [EP Stream]

If the almost 17-minute Satin Panthers did one thing, it left me itching to hear more Hudson Mohawke music. Alas, the time has come for some more official releases, this time in the form of the Pleasure EP. It’s full of the…

aaliyah

Aaliyah – “Are You That Somebody” (Hudson Mohawke Remix)

Hudson Mohawke gets a lot of love over here at Potholes lately, and that’s largely coming from the release of his excellent Satin Panthers EP. The concise, and ridiculously focused collection of five genre hopping electronic creations has left me…