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Jeremih and Shlohmo are an unlikely combination for a lot of obvious reasons. One is a black guy from Chicago who sings slick, radio-directed R&B, and the other is a white guy from Los Angeles who…   Read Story »
The Chicago R&B singer Jeremih and the L.A. bass music producer Shlohmo first teamed up on last year's "Bo Peep (Do You Right)" as part of Yours Truly's Songs From Scratch series. They turned out to…   Read Story »
Music has the ability to communicate a wide emotional spectrum, and this week's 5 Best Songs do just that. Whether it be Porter Robinson giving us some anthemic waves of synth, or Cam'ron going in on…   Read Story »
In 1992, the German eurodance group Snap! released "Rhythm Is A Dancer," which featured some soulful vocals by Thea Austin and terrible rapping by a guy named Turbo B. Twenty-two years later,…   Read Story »
Ever since BEYONCÉ burst into our lives last December, we've been hearing more and more about Boots, aka Jordan Asher, the musician who co-produced most of the album and a former member of Stereogum…   Read Story »
Among the attributes necessary for pop stardom, a powerhouse voice is not typically on the shortlist. From Madonna to Rihanna, pop singers have long been able to excel at their occupation without the…   Read Story »
When Beyoncé released her fucking amazing surprise self-titled album last year, she put together much of it with the help of a mysterious producer known only as Boots, and we later learned that, in…   Read Story »
Pretty much everything east of the Mississippi has been brought to its knees by this unforgiving winter, especially the hellstorm that rolled in this week. It's hard to believe February is even now…   Read Story »
Last year, as part of its series of Songs From Scratch collaborations, Yours Truly teamed the Chicago R&B singer Jeremih up with the L.A. bass music producer Shlohmo, and their track together, "Bo…   Read Story »
You don't have to be a legit rock star to get an MTV Unplugged these days. In recent years the show has hosted quite a few household names (Paramore, Alicia Keys, Adele, Mumford & Sons, Katy Perry,…   Read Story »