Consequence featuring Estelle “When I Woke Up”

Boasting a pleasant-to-the-ear soul-sample beat by The Produce Section, scratch work from Statik Selectah and Estelle‘s smooth rasp playing neatly off Consequence‘s casual, conversational flow, “When I Woke Up”, the sonically luxuriant new preview from the Queens rapper’s upcoming Movies On Demand 4, carries a faint wisp of the kind of hip hop-meets-R&B collaborative magic […]

Estelle featuring Janelle Monae “Do My Thing”

As if to show nameless super-group of dudes Gorillaz/ Andre 3000/ James Murphy from last week’s premiered “DoYaThing” that girls can do their “thing” just as funk-tastically, Estelle and Janelle Monae have hooked up for a fun lil’ retro-baked jingle edu-taining the benefits of being an individual. Found on Estelle’s freshly-unleashed (and really good!) All […]

Reflection Eternal featuring Estelle “Midnight Hour”

If the first thing we had heard from Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek’s sophomore Reflection Eternal set Revolutions Per Minute was the slightly more radio-oriented Estelle collaboration “Midnight Hour”, we might have been a tad concerned that the much-praised duo’s comeback wasn’t going to be the deliciously underground-laced and thought-provoking lyric-focused affair we had been waiting […]