Articles Tagged: ACOUSTIC

Lianne La Havas – Tiny Desk Concert [Performance] (UK)

October 26th, 2015 | By Janei

We recently missed Lianne La Havas live when she made her stop in New York, and have been beating ourselves up about it. We thought we would never get a chance to see Ms. Havas perform live…until we found footage of her Tiny Desk Performance at NPR.

For those that’s not up on the Tiny Desk Performances, its when a notable or fast rising artist comes to the NPR studios and performs a intimate 10-20 minute segment for the people in the room. Lianne La Havas and her backups showcased “What You Don’t Do” and “Unstoppable” from her new album “Blood” (out now), and “Forget” from her first album.

This just made us beat ourselves up even more…

Jennah Bell – Somebody Loved [Perfroance] (CA)

June 4th, 2014 | By Janei

Hearing Jennah Bell sing is like a breath of Febreeze, and it’s a shame that her music is still treated like subway talent. Still there are some people who sought out her work, and even flew her to a different country to showcase her music. Jennah recently has been touring in the Netherlands, and was invited to do a personal performance with Rockstone Sessions. Here she sung “Somebody Loved“. If you like this, you should check out some of her other performances here

Filmed & edited by Merel van den Enden

Sebastian Mikael – Sparks [Acoustic Performance] (SE)

May 9th, 2014 | By Janei

While Sebastian Mikael is on the road promoting his upcoming album, “Speechless“, he kicks off his #IGotYouCovered series this week with a version of Coldplay’s “Sparks“. Expect to see more of this series once a week. “Speechless” is in stores and online on June 6.

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Eric Bellinger – Ribbon In The Sky [Acoustic Performance] (CA)

March 31st, 2014 | By Janei

Vibe TV caught up with Eric Bellinger for an exclusive performance of him showcasing his talent. He performs the Soul classic “Ribbon In The Sky” originally sung by Stevie Wonder.

I studied the greats, I feel like you have to understand the past in order to create the future

“. -Eric Bellinger

Leah LaBelle – Lolita x Mr. Scissor [Acoustic Performance] (WA)

July 31st, 2013 | By Janei

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Props to Rap Up. The next guest for their segment of “Rap Up Sessions” is Leah LaBelle. She acoustically performed her two singles, “Lolita” and “Mr. Scissors” under the softness of the guitar. LaBelle is readying her i am OTHER/So So Def/Epic Records debut.
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Jhene Aiko – Keep Ya Head Up [Acoustic Performance] (CA)

July 22nd, 2013 | By Janei

Rap-P is killing these acoustic sessions. We have another clip with Jhene Aiko singing the timeless words of Tupac Shakur’s “Keep Ya Head Up“. Growing up listening to Tupac its only right Jhene pays tribute to the fallen rapper.

Jhené will release her EP Sail Out later this summer with appearances from Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean, Ab-Soul, Kendrick Lamar, and her rap alter ego J. Hennessy.

RaVaughn – Stay (Acoustic Verision) [Music Video] (CA)

July 3rd, 2013 | By Janei

I’m loving the series of intimate acoustic performances the upcoming RnB singers are doing. It’s refreshing to hear. Sevyn and Jhene Aiko has been killing the cover game and now we have Ne-Yo’s artist RaVaughn adding her vocals to the repertoire. She gives her version of Rihanna’s “Stay

Shouts to Singer’s Room