Archive for December, 2008

WHAT WE TELL YOU ABOUT THAT ALBUM, KANYE IS FALLING OFF…LITERALLY…

Posted in 808'S & HEARTBREAK, ALBUMS, BILLBOARD, GRADUATION, HIPHOP, KANYE WEST, MUSIC, MUSIC PRODUCERS, NEW ALBUMS, NEW MUSIC, NEWS, POPULAR MUSIC, trueclefmusic, TRUECLEFMUSIC.COM with tags , , on December 31, 2008 by JupiterDaTruth

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MR WEST NOVEMBER RELEASE “808S & HEARTBREAK” HAS DROPPED OUT OF THE TOP 10 THIS WEEK, CURRENTLY PLACING AT NUMBER 11 AFTER A MERE  30 DAYS ON THE CHART. JUST LAST WEEK HE WAS UO THERE WITH THE TWO B’S AND TAYLOR SWIFT BUT AS THE PUBLIC BEGINS TO REALIZE THAT THE BEST SONGS ON THE ALBUM HAVE ALREADY BEEN MADE SINGLES THE BUZZ FOR KANYE’S 4TH PROJECT CONTINUES TO DIMINISH.

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IN 2007 “GRADUATION”, HIS 3RD ALBUM STAYED IN THE TOP 5 FOR WEEKS AND DIDN’T DESCEND THE TOP 10 FOR MONTHS… COME ON MR WEST… 

HE IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE ARTIST AND TRUECLEFMUSIC REALLY DOES CUT FOR HIM BUT THE PEOPLE WILL ONLY INDURE SO MUCH CHANGE AT ONCE YE…

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TRUECLEFMUSIC FEATURED ARTIST: DAVID MENSAH

Posted in ALBUMS, BECOME TRUECLEFMUSIC FEATURED ARTIST, MUSIC, NEW ALBUMS, NEW MUSIC, NEWS, POPULAR MUSIC, R&B, RNB, trueclefmusic, TRUECLEFMUSIC.COM with tags , , , , on December 31, 2008 by JupiterDaTruth

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TRUECLEFMUSIC’S NEWEST FEATURED ARTIST COMES OUTTA THE UK: DAVID MENSAH.

CITY: LONDON

GENRE: SOUL/R&B

LABEL: INDEPENDANT ARTIST

ARTIST NOTE:

April 2008 saw the release of “Food of Love” as Mensah joined forces with legendary artists such as the 30 million record selling Billy Ocean, Junior Giscombe, Ruby Turner, Roland Gift, Janet Kay, Tasmin Archer, and Roachford to name a few. They came together to produce an album called “Wilberforce 200, Change is Gonna Come” celebrating 200 years since the abolition of slavery. Proceeds of the album are going towards charities, Save the Children, Freetown Society and the Prince’s Trust to stamp out modern day forms of slavery. 

Mensah recently recorded the song “Close to My Roots” with the long-time Roc-A-Fella lieutenant, Memphis Bleek who featured on Jay-Z’s debut album. “Close to My Roots” is the title track for a project put together by top US producer Coptic who rose to global success with records produced with Biggy, P..Diddy, Snoop Dog, Faith Evans, Bobby Valentino, Trey Songs, Memphis Bleek, Black Rob, Ludacris and Ice Cube. Some of the highlights of Coptic’s smash hits have included “Come to Me” (Remix) for P.Diddy, Big, and Nicole, as well as the worldwide 1 hit “I Need a Girl” with P.Diddy and Usher.

CLICK THE IMAGE ABOVE TO HEAR DAVID’S MUSIC

TO FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN BECOME A TRUECLEFMUSIC FEATURED ARTIST CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW:

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HAPPY B’DAY JOHN LEGEND

Posted in JOHN LEGEND, MUSIC, MUSIC PRODUCERS, NEWS, POPULAR MUSIC, R&B, RNB, trueclefmusic, TRUECLEFMUSIC.COM with tags , , , on December 31, 2008 by JupiterDaTruth

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JOHN LEGEND RECENTLY CELEBRATED HIS 30TH B’DAY WITH GIRLFRIEND CHRISTENE TEIGEN. THE EVENT WAS HELD AT A BOWLING ALLEY CALLED “LUCKY STRIKE”. APPARENTLY SOMEONE GOT HIM A BALL WITH HIS FACE ON IT…I WANT ONE…WELL WITH MY FACE ON IT NOT JOHN’S LOL.

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India Arie Album Coming in 09

Posted in ALBUM DEBUTS, ALBUMS, BILLBOARD, MUSIC, MUSIC PRODUCERS, NEW ALBUMS, NEW MUSIC, NEWS, SOUL, trueclefmusic, TRUECLEFMUSIC.COM with tags , , on December 31, 2008 by JupiterDaTruth

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India.Arie’s second volume in her series of “Testimony” albums, “Love & Politics,” will arrive Feb. 10 from Universal Republic. The lead single, “Chocolate High,” features Musiq Soulchild, while second single “Therapy” features Jamaican roots artist Gramps Morgan.

“Love & Politics” follows 2006’s “Life & Relationship,” which has sold 689,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Production was contributed by Arie, Novel and Dru Castro, among others.

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Arie launched her own label, Soulbird Music, in June, with the release of singer Anthony David’s album, “Acey Deucy.” The artists teamed for the single “Words,” which is up for a Grammy for best R&B performance by a duo or group with vocals.

Here is the track list for “Testimony: Vol. 2, Love & Politics”:

“Intro — Grains”
“Therapy”
“Psalms 23”
“Chocolate High”
“He Heals Me”
“Interlude — Grains”
“Pearls”
“River Rise”
“Yellow”
“Better Way”
“Interlude — Grains”
“Long Goodbye”
“Ghetto”
“The Cure
“Outtro — Grains”

SOURCE: BILLBOARD.COM

OHHHHHH GUESS WHOSE “I WANNA WORK FOR DIDDY” KNOCK OFF IS BEING CANCELED???

Posted in 50 CENT, HIPHOP, NEWS, trueclefmusic, TRUECLEFMUSIC.COM with tags , , on December 30, 2008 by JupiterDaTruth

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AAAWWWW YES U GUESSED IT!!! 50’S MTV REALITY SHOW HAS BEEN CANCELED AND IS APPARENTLY “THE VICTIM OF POOR RATINGS AND LACK OF BUZZ”. THE SERIES ONLY HAD 6 EPISODES BEFORE MTV SHUT IT DOWN. 

50 SUPPOSEDLY HAS A DIFFERENT SHOW IN THE WORKS. HEY 50……UR FIRED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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VIDEO OF THE WEEK 12/28/08 UPDATE

Posted in trueclefmusic, TRUECLEFMUSIC.COM, VIDEO LIBRARY, VIDEO OF THE WEEK with tags , on December 30, 2008 by JupiterDaTruth

REMEMBER MONTEL JORDAN??? AAAWWW YES… THE 90S ONE HIT WONDER COULD STILL BE AROUND HAD DEF JAM PROMOTED HIM CORRECTLY. THE VID IS OF A SONG CALLED “GET IT ON TONIGHT”. IT’S HOTT

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SO GUESS WHO TALKED CIARA INTO THE “DIVA” REMIX

Posted in ALBUMS, BEYONCE, CIARA, MUSIC, MUSIC PRODUCERS, NEW MUSIC, NEWS, POP, POPULAR MUSIC, trueclefmusic, TRUECLEFMUSIC.COM, VIRTUOSO INTELLECT with tags , , , , , on December 30, 2008 by JupiterDaTruth

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OF COURSE……REPORTEDLY 50 CENT ENCOURAGED CIARA TO RECORD HER OWN VERSION OF B’S NEW SINGLE “DIVA” TO EVEN THE SCORE FOR BEYONCE’S “LIKE A BOY” ESQUE “IF I WERE A BOY”, WHICH CHARTED IN BILLBOARD’S TOP 10. 50 MAY EVEN HAVE HAD A HAND IN WRITING HER VERSES FOR THE TRACK. THE SONG WAS ACTUALLY SUPPOSED TO BE A DISS RECORD BUT MENTOR MISSY ELLIOTT WISELY ADVISED CICI AGAINST THAT.

PEEP THE VIDEO BELOW:

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