Migration

•August 10, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Effective immediately, the blog has been moved to a new domain at:

http://www.90degreesbelow.com

Where my portfolio resides and thought it would be best to keep everything centralized.

Thank you,
Michael

SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE26)

•August 2, 2010 • Leave a Comment

I’ve been MIA for a bit due to work. Also just got a new computer so haven’t had a chance to get photoshop on here yet. So the album art isn’t all up to spiff! Without further a due, new/unreleased music from Ne-Yo, Next, Johnta Austin, Sterling Simms, Teairra Mari and more.

Track listing:

Bei Maejor – Boxers

Johnta Austin – It’s Your Turn

Marques Houson – Operator

Marsha Ambrosius – I Hope She Cheats On You [CDQ]

Ne-Yo – Hurt Me (prod. Stargate)

Ne-Yo – Laying Around (prod. Stargate)

Next – I Just Wanna Love You

Pretty Ricky – Cookie Cutter

Sean Garrett – Feel Love ft. Drake

Sterling Simms – Scream (prod. Stereotypes)

Tariq Starr – Boyfriend (prod. Dr. Luke)

Teairra Mari – Coins f. Mavado

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NEW ALBUM: Big Boi – Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty

•July 16, 2010 • Leave a Comment

I realize this album came out not too long ago, but it’s a great album and people should give it a spin.

Track Listing:

1. “Feel Me (Intro)”
2. “Daddy Fat Sax”
3. “Turns Me On” (feat. Sleepy Brown & Joi)
4. “Follow Us” (feat. Vonnegutt)
5. “Shutterbugg” (feat. Cutty)
6. “General Patton” (feat. Big Rube)
7. “Tangerine” (feat. T.I. & Khujo)
8. “You Ain’t No DJ” (feat. Yelawolf)
9. “Hustle Blood” (feat. Jamie Foxx)
10. “Be Still” (feat. Janelle Monáe)
11. “Fo Yo Sorrows” (feat. George Clinton, Too Short & Sam Chris)
12. “Night Night” (feat. B.o.B & Joi)
13. “Shine Blockas” (feat. Gucci Mane)
14. “The Train, Pt. 2 (Sir Lucious Left Foot Saves the Day)” (feat. Sam Chris)
15. “Back Up Plan”

DOWNLOAD: Big Boi – Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty

SOOTHING SUNDAYS (TAKE25)

•July 16, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Been totally MIA my apologies to those that were in need of some soothing haha. I’m getting back on it and new/unreleased music from The-Dream, R. Kelly, Novel, Usher, Teairra Mari, Ciara, Keri Hilson and more.

Track Listing:

Avriel Epps – Gave You Away
– Look out for her upcoming EP w/ Cook Classics.

Brutha – Girls Love the Music

Brutha – You Look So Good

Ciara – Gimme That

Danity Kane – Stop Time (prod. Danja) [Unreleased]

Jeremih – So Gone [Tags]

Juan Magan – Mariah f. Lumidee

Kat DeLuna – Party O’Clock (prod. RedOne)

Keri Hilson – High Definition [Tags]

Kenny G – Fall Again ‘10 f. Robin Thicke

Lloyd – Nobody Better [Tags]

Miraj – Wear You Out

Mishon – Ambulance

Novel – Red Lights

Ray Lavender – Gone

Ryan Tedder (of OneRepublic) – Ice (prod. Stargate)
– Rumored reference track for Rihanna.

RydazNRtist – Cakes f. Fabolous

Sean Garrett – Summer Love f. Bun B & Yo Gotti [Mastered]

Sterling Simms – Dedication

Sterling Simms – You Remind Me

Teairra Mari – Body
– Off her Sincerely Yours EP, dropping August 17th.

The-Dream – Veteran f. R. Kelly

Usher – DJ Got Us Fallin’ in Love f. Pitbull
– First single off Usher’s upcoming Versus EP, dropping August 24th.

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Big Boi – Tangerine f. T.I. [Full/CDQ]

•June 29, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Another track that hit iTunes tonight. Off Big Boi’s Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty, dropping July 6th.

DOWNLOAD: Big Boi – Tangerine f. T.I. [Full/CDQ]

SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE24)

•June 28, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Sorry for lack of updates as work is not finally starting to finally cool down! Looks like the R&B leak gods have been taking a little break as this week is a little light. Anyways, new/unreleased music from Jessica Jarrell, K. Michele, Kelly Rowland, Sophia Fresh, Sean Garrett and J. Blue.

Track Listing:

Case – Foreplay

Frankie J – I Don’t Wanna Be Single

J. Blue – Locs On

Jessica Jarrell – Up & Running (rmx) f. Travie McCoy (prod. The Runners)

K. Michelle – Can’t Do This (prod. R. Kelly)

Kelly Rowland – Each Other f. Rico Love

Keyshia Cole – Someone Tell My Heart

Liam Bailey – It’s Not the Same (prod. Salaam Remi)

Masha Ambrosius – I Hope She Cheats

Natashia Bedingfield – Speechless

Ne-Yo – Stronger (prod. Stereotypes) [Demo/Tags]
– Most likely a female reference track.

Pleasure P – 1 More Drink f. Lil Jon

Sammie – Make Pretend

Sammie – Naughty Girl f. Diamond

Sean Garrett – Summer Love f. Yo Gotti & Bun B

Sophia Fresh – Baddest Bitch [NoDJ]
– Off that Nappy Boy Allstars v.1 mixtape.

Sophia Fresh – June 27th (rmx)

Stephanie Guzman – Sugar Coated Lip Gloss

Tiffany Evans – Uplifting

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NEW ALBUM: Drake – Thank Me Later

•June 16, 2010 • Leave a Comment

As requested, Drake’s new album that was released on June 15th. Apparently I’ve had it but haven’t listened to it myself yet since I’m not a huge fan of his material and Eminem’s new CD has been spinning on my iPhone, but apparently it’s suppose to sell a million copies. So it has to be good… right?!

Track Listing:

1. Fireworks (feat. Alicia Keys)
2. Karaoke
3. The Resistance
4. Over
5. Show Me A Good Time
6. Up All Night (feat. Nicki Minaj)
7. Fancy (feat. T.I. & Swizz Beatz)
8. Shut It Down (feat. The Dream)
9. Unforgettable (feat. Young Jeezy)
10. Light Up (feat. Jay Z)
11. Miss Me (feat. Lil Wayne)
12. Cece’s Interlude
13. Find Your Love
14. Thank Me Now

DOWNLOAD: Drake – Thank Me Later

SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE 23)

•June 13, 2010 • 1 Comment

Back to our regularly scheduled program. This week we have a double dose since there wasn’t a Soothing Sunday last week! New/unreleased music from Bruno Mars, Keri Hilson, Chris Brown, Trey Songz, Johnta Austin, The-Dream and more.

Track Listing:

BJ The Chicago KiD – Lady Lady 2010

Bobby Valentino – Altered Ego

Brian Andrews (of Day26) – New Money

Bruno Mars – Voices in My Head

Chris Brown – Curse ft. Diddy

Chris Brown – Matrix (prod. Jim Jonsin)

Chris Brown – Pregnant (rmx)

Chris Brown – Talk That Shit

Chris Brown – Without You [Tags]

Chris Brown – Your Body [Tags]

Ciara – Get It Girl

Ciara – Ride (rmx) f. Bei Meajor & Ludacris

Faith Evans – Way You Move ft. Snoop Dogg

Fantasia – The Worst Part Is Over

Frankie J – All She Knows

Frankie J – When You Look Me in the Eyes

Havana – Higher

Hector Troy – If It Ain’t You

J. Blue – Love Is A Miracle

Johnta Austin – This Night

Johnta Austin – Oh What A Feeling

Jordin Sparks – Definition

Jovi Rockwell – DillyDally

K-Young – No No No

Kelly Rowland – Rose Colored Glasses

Kelly Rowland – Grown Ass Women

Keri Hilson – Hold Your Breath f. Timbaland [Tags]

London – You Need It

Macy Gray – Real Love ft. Bobby Brown

Mishon – Pose For Me

Ne-Yo – Beautiful Monster (rmx) f. Peter Jackson
– Pete Jack hops on Ne-Yo’s latest single for an unofficial remix.

Ne-Yo – Man of the House

Ne-Yo – Chillin’

Ne-Yo – Stuck in the Middle

Novel – State of Loneliness

R. Kelly – I Don’t Care

RL (of Next) – Let Him Go

Sean Kingston – Letting Go (Dutty Love) ft. Nicki Minaj

Sterling Simms – Why You Wanna

Tank – Sex Music

Teairra Mari – Chemistry

Teairra Mari – Shower

The-Dream – Ever Since (prod. Tricky Stewart) [Unreleased]

The-Dream – In Time [Unreleased]

Trey Songz – Flatline

Trey Songz – Let’s Chill f. Amerie [Tags]

Usher – Love Em All

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Eminem – Recovery (Reuploaded)

•June 8, 2010 • Leave a Comment

I’m booked this week, so I won’t have time for Soothing Session this week. However, to make up for it I present you the advance copy of Eminem’s new CD; Recovery supposed to be released June 22. Of all honesty, this album ranks as one of his best. He goes all out and his verses are insane, he describes this album as emotionally driven and it shows. Download it and light your speakers on fire!

Track Listing:

1. “Cold Wind Blows” 5:03
2. “Talkin’ 2 Myself” (featuring Kobe) 5:00
3. “On Fire” 3:33
4. “Won’t Back Down” (featuring Pink) 4:26
5. “W.T.P.” 3:58
6. “Going Through Changes” 4:59
7. “Not Afraid” 4:10
8. “Seduction” 4:35
9. “No Love” (featuring Lil Wayne) 5:00
10. “Space Bound” 4:38
11. “Cinderella Man” 4:39
12. “25 to Life” 4:01
13. “So Bad” 5:25
14. “Almost Famous” 4:52
15. “Love the Way You Lie” (featuring Rihanna)4:23
16. “You’re Never Over”
17. Here We Go (Bonus Track)

::Download::
Eminem – Recovery [Reuploaded]

SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE22)

•June 2, 2010 • Leave a Comment

I actually had this ready to go days ago, but I’ve been wrapped up in getting recovered and work. Anyways, new/unreleased music from Destiny’s Child, Dwele, Johnta Austin, Mary J Blige, One Chance, Raheem DeVaughn, Usher, and more.

Track Listing:

Brutha – Sexaholic (remix) ft. Jadakiss

Dawn Richard – Jumper [Unreleased]

Destiny’s Child – I Try [Unreleased]

Destiny’s Child – Never Enough [Unreleased]

Destiny’s Child – Never Had A Love Like Mine [Unreleased]

Dwele – I Wish

Elliott Yamin – Waiting For a Change

Jazmine Sullivan – Betcha She Don’t Love You

Jazmine Sullivan – I Can’t Take Another

Jazmine Sullivan – Nothing’s Better (prod. Stargate)

Jessica Jarrell – Up & Running (prod. The Runners)

J. Holiday – Sit Back [Unreleased]

J. Holiday – You Got It [Unreleased]

J. Valentine – Ass & Titties f. Twista

Johnta Austin – Close Your Eyes [Mastered]

Kelly Rowland – Commander (remix) ft. Nelly

Kelly Rowland – Shake Them Haters Off

London – One More Time (prod. The Underdogs)

Lumidee – No Superstar f Chase Manhattan

Mary J Blige – Betcha [Unreleased]

Mary J Blige – If You Believe [Unreleased]

Mary J Blige – I Need You [Unreleased]

Nicole Scherzinger – Nobody Can Change Me

One Chance – Best Seat in the House (prod. Tha Bizness)

One Chance – Echo

One Chance – Ecstasy

One Chance – Guardian Angel

Pleasure P – Made For Pleasure

Que (of Day26) – Hello

R. Kelly – Echo (rmx) f. K. Michelle

Raheem DeVaughn – Industry

Raheem DeVaughn – One More Love Song

Raheem DeVaughn – Onya

Raheem DeVaughn – Rejoice

Sterling Simms – Why You Wanna Love Me (prod. Stargate)

Taio Cruz – Higher
– Bonus track off the US version of Taio’s Rockstarr LP.

Usher & Miguel – Pay Me (prod. Fisticuffs)

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SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE21)

•May 24, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Would’ve had it up yesterday but the LOST finale was on… haha. Anyways, new/unreleased music from the likes of The-Dream, Ne-Yo, Bruno Mars, Destiny’s Child, Amerie, Jagged Edge, Lyfe Jennings, Macy Gray and more.

Track Listing:

Aleashia Keys – Rapture [CDQ]
– Off the Sex & the City 2 OST.

Amerie – Who’s Gonna Love You (prod. The Inkredibles)

Avant – Africa

Bruno Mars – Dance in the Mirror

Bryan J – Sneakin’ Thru Ya Window

Carlitta Durand – Robot Heart

Craig David – I Don’t Think So

Craig David – Like I Never Left (prod. Timbaland)

David Guetta – Life Of a Superstar f. Akon

Destiny’s Child – Let’s Do Us [Unreleased]

Destiny’s Child – Body Rock [Unreleased]

Estelle – Fall in Love

Fantasia – Overload (prod. Midi Mafia)

Frankie J – Foggin’ Up the Windows

I-15 – All I Need

Jagged Edge – Lay You Down [Final]

Jessica Jarrell – Key to My Heart

Justin Bieber – Somebody to Love (rmx) f. Usher

Justin Timberlake – Touch You If I Could

Kareem Rush – Promisesn
– Yes, the former Laker is taking a stab at R&B. Thoughts?

Kelis – 4th of July (Fireworks)

Khalil – Girlfriend Ringtone
– Def Jame’s latest (15-year-old) signee.

Leela James – Mr. Incredible, Ms. Unforgettable f. Raheem DeVaughn
– Off Leela’s upcoming album, My Soul, dropping this Tuesday.

Lyfe Jennings – Statistics

Macy Gray – Stalker
– Off Macy’s upcoming album, The Sellout, dropping on June 22nd.

Mishon – If I Said Hello

Pleasure P – Change Positions

R. Kelly – Sign of Victory
– Official anthem for the FIFA World Cup.

Sean Garrett – She Geeked f. Tyga & Gucci Mane
– First leak off Sean’s upcoming mixtape, Inkwell.

Sterling Simms – Everybody Knows (prod. Oak)

The-Dream – Make Up Bag [Alternate Version]
– No T.I. verse.

The-Dream – One In a Million
– Covering Aaliyah’s classic single.

Travis Garland – Believe (prod. Danjahandz)

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SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE20)

•May 16, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Truthfully, I thought I wasn’t gonna be around to get this up and was leaving it til Monday. But things worked for the best and I’m ready to keep my Soothing Sundays rolling smoothly. This week has some great songs sprinkled in. New/unreleased music from Ne-Yo, Trey Songz, Bobby Valentino, R. Kelly, Jamie Foxx, Sterling Simms, RL and more.

Track Listing:

Auburn – La La La (prod. J.R. Rotem)

Bobby Valentino – Phone Number f. Plies

Brutha – Sexaholic (prod. Eric Hudson)

Dondria – Shawty Whats Up f. Johnta Austin & Diamond

Ester Dean – Love Suicide f. Chris Brown (prod. Stargate)

Hit-Boy & Chase N. Cashe – Live For You

Jamie Foxx – Could Be a Million Things

Jay Sean – Why Cry [NoTags]

Johnta Austin – Close Your Eyes (prod. JD & B. Cox)
– First single off his upcoming debut album, LSR (Love, Sex, Religion)

K-Young – Lose My Mind

K-Young – Tiny Dancer

Karina Pasian – Last to Know

Kelly Rowland – On & On

Leona Lewis & Jennifer Hudson – Love Is Your Color

Lil Eddie – Love Next Door f. Krys Ivory

Mariah Carey – Help Me Make It
– Cover of Johnny Cash’s Help Me Make It Through the Night.

Ne-Yo – Turn it into Love

Nicole Wray – Listen to Your Heart (prod. Nitti) [Final]

Olivia – In My Bedroom ft. 50 Cent

R. Kelly – When A Woman Loves [Unreleased]

Range – Night I Fell In Love (prod. Dre & Vidal)

RL – Forget Him f. Jigg

Sean Garrett – Warning (prod. DanjaHandz) [Demo]

Sterling Simms – Break the Bed

Sterling Simms – Love

Trey Songz – Already Taken [Mastered]

Usher – Private Dancer

Usher – She Seen Me (prod. Soundz)

Usher – Stranger (prod. Drumma Boy)

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SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE19)

•May 10, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Iron Man 2 was sick and Scarlett Johansson kicked ass in the movie. New/unreleased music from Bruno Mars, Jagged Edge, Nelly Furtado, Ciara, Keri Hilson, Slim (of 112), Sammie and more.

Track Listing:

Bei Maejor – She Was (A Broken Love Story)

Brandon Hines – I’m in Love (prod. Jermaine Dupri)

Bruno Mars – Long Distance

Ciara – I Run It (prod. The-Dream & Trick Stewart)

Dido – Everything to Lose

Jagged Edge – Lipstick ft. Rick Ross

Katy Perry – E.T. (Futuristic Lover)

Keri Hilson – Black Cloud (prod. Chad Hugo)

Lady Gaga – Future Love [CDQ]

Lady Gaga – Alejandro (Afrojack Remix)

Leona Lewis – Danger Made Me

Leona Lewis – Love is Your Color ft. Jennifer Hudson

Lumidee – Insomnia

Mike Posner – Cooler Than Me

Nelly Furtado – Free

Rock City – Hold Yuh (Remix)

Sammie – Pretty Girl Anthem

Sara Bareilles – King of Anything

Slim (of 112) – Come Back

Sterling Simms – Baby (prod. Oak) [Final]

Teairra Mari – Over Freestyle

Toni Braxton – The Wave
– iTunes bonus track.

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SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE18)

•May 4, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Whoops… I forgot to hit publish yesterday! #postingfail haha. Anyways, here’s take 59 of my ongoing Soothing Session series. New/unreleased music from Tank, Solange, Rock City, Robin Thicke, Mya, Lyfe Jennings, Bruno Mars, Ciara, Jagged Edge and more.

Track Listing:

AdELA – Just Feel It ft. Lil Wayne

Bruno Mars – Otherside

Bruno Mars – Our First Time

Bruno Mars – Turn Around (prod. J.R. Rotem)

Brutha – Save You

Cece Segarra – Like Me

Ciara – Blauw (prod. Darkchild)

Ciara – One More Dance (prod. Danja) [Unreleased]

Day26 – Try Again (prod. Ryan Leslie) [Unreleased]

DJ Khaled – All I Do is Win

Drake – Find Your Love

Eminem – Not Afraid

Enrique Iglesias – I Like It f. Pitbull

Jagged Edge – Still Wasn’t Ready

Jagged Edge – Waterfall

Jazzy – Just For the Record (prod. Rob Holladay)

Jennifer Lopez – On the Radio (prod. David Guetta)

Jennifer Lopez – Stronger

JoJo – Beautiful Distraction [Unreleased]

JoJo – Fearless [Unreleased]

JoJo – Underneath [Unreleased]

K’Naan – Wavin’ Flag (The Celebration Mix)

Katharine McPhee – Terrified (ft. Zachary Levi)

Josh Xantus – Mommy I Love You

Kelly Rowland – Commander (prod. David Guetta)

Lady Gaga – Superstar

LeToya Luckett – One Time (prod. Darkchild)

Lyfe Jennings – I’m the DJ [Unreleased]

Lye Jennings – Soul Food [Unreleased]

Lyfe Jennings – Used to Love Me [Unreleased]

Muffy – Lipstick Diva f. Shanell

Mya – I’m Not Done (prod. Scott Storch)

Nas & Damian Marley – Africa Must Wake Up ft. K’naan

Pitbull – No Thongs (prod. Lil Jon)

Ray Lavender – Text Me a Pic f. Stat Quo [Final]

Robin Thicke – Fall Again [Demo]
– Reference track for Michael Jackson.

Rock City – Nite Cap [Unreleased]

Sammie – Do You Wanna Go f. Novel

Solange – Just One Night [Unreleased]

Solange – Warrior 4 Love [Unreleased]

Solange – Whipped [Unreleased]

Sterling Simms – Party All the Time (prod. Oak)

Tank – Mine ft. Twista

Tank – My Block ft. Rick Ross

3OH!3 – My First Kiss

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SOOTHING SUNDAY (TAKE17)

•April 26, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Another Sunday comes along and another Soothing session! Crazy I’ve been doing these for 17 weeks now! Wooh! This week we have some tracks from Jamie Foxx, J-Lo, Bobby Valentino, Chris Brown, etc.

Track Listing:

Amir – Real Love

Anthony Hamilton – Oh Lord

Bobby Valentino – Phone # (prod. Jazze Pha)

Bruno Mars – Runaway

Brutha – Torture

Chris Brown – That Somebody

Ciara – Up & Down

Ester Dean – Big Things f. Chris Brown

Faith Evans – Track Hot f. Deuce Hanner

Fantasia – Bittersweet

Goapele

Jamie Foxx & LL Cool J – All This Love [Unreleased]
– Originally recorded in 2006 after they squashed their Any Given Sunday beef.

Jamie Foxx – Did We f. Tank

Jamie Foxx – Not Yet f. Rico Love & Ma$e

Jamie Foxx – Rock Bottom

Jamie Foxx – Til I Met Your Sister f. Tank

Jamie Foxx – Your Body

Jenna Andrews – Tumblin Down

Jennifer Lopez – Villain (prod. The-Dream & Tricky Stewart)

Jennifer Lopez – Whippin’ My Hair (prod. Tricky Stewart)

Kelis – Home

Kiley Dean – I Wanna Rock (rmx)

K. Michele – Beautiful Girls
– Remake of B.o.B’s Nothin’ On You.

Mariah Carey – My Heart

Marques Houston – Pullin’ On Her Hair

Mishon – Get It Shawty

Mya – Confusion [Unreleased]

Pleasure P – Free Fallin’ (prod. Jim Jonsin)

Pleasure P – Get U Alone (prod. Jim Jonsin)

Pleasure P – Loved By Many (prod. Jim Jonsin)

Pleasure P – She’s Gone (prod. Jim Jonsin)

Q. Parker – Do Over (prod. B. Cox)

Ray Lavender – Rodeo f. Kardinal Offishall

Rico Love – Each Other [Demo]

Rico Love – You Want Me [Demo]
– Female reference track.

Rock City – 2Getha (prod. Bei Maejor)

Sean Garrett – Bring It Back (rmx)

Sean Garrett – Let Me Move On (prod. Alex Da Kid)

Sean Garrett – Throw Me to the Wind

Shonie – Bedroom

Solange – Electric Blue

Taio Cruz – Lonely

Tyga & Chris Brown – Holla At Me

Wynter Gordon – Good In Goodbye f. Ryan Tedder

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