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  • M.I.A.'s 'Kala' turns 10 years old in 2017

    M.I.A.'s 'Kala' turns 10 years old in 2017

    M.I.A. is one of the top 10 female rappers of all-time. Whether you agree with that sentiment or not, you can’t deny that the London-born MC has been a force in the world of hip-hop for the past 12 years. All of her LPs have been nothing more than a dream to listen to, and her most recent album, AIM...
  • M.I.A. unveils visual for new song 'P.O.W.A.'

    M.I.A. unveils visual for new song 'P.O.W.A.'

    M.I.A. has surprised fans with a new song and music video that have her peppy eclecticism and political vigor all over them. On "P.O.W.A." the producer-rapper lyrically stays true to her signature rebellion: "I'm not Rihanna / I'm not Madonna / I'm not Mariah, or Ariana,” instead explaining, “I’ve...
  • 5 best M.I.A. music videos

    5 best M.I.A. music videos

    As controversial as she is talented, M.I.A. found success the early 2000’s by making the personal political and the political fashionable. Sri Lankan by birth and English by birthplace, the entire output of the producer named Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam can be viewed as her struggling to reconcile...
  • The Partysquad and Alvaro create energetic track 'Lights Out'

    The Partysquad and Alvaro create energetic track 'Lights Out'

    The Partysquad released a vocal single “Lights Out” with Alvaro and really create a cool song that will get many parties moving. The track is pure dance music packed with energetic beats. It is cool electronic bonanza and clubs will dig it to the fullest. The new track “Lights Out” by The Partysquad...
  • Listen: M.I.A. lets 'Freedun' ring with the help of Zayn on new 'AIM' cut

    Listen: M.I.A. lets 'Freedun' ring with the help of Zayn on new 'AIM' cut

    U.K. singer-songwriter M.I.A. recently premiered a new track "Freedun" on Sept. 2. Fellow South Asian superstar Zayn is featured on the collaboration. "Freedun" is one of the songs from M.I.A.'s upcoming album, AIM, which she has also said will be her last LP. Since last year, M.I.A. has previewed...
  • Nicki Minaj is big and boastful on surprise new track (Listen)

    Nicki Minaj is big and boastful on surprise new track (Listen)

    “Yo, don't ever talk about Nicki in the past-tense,” Nicki Minaj raps in her new song—and we wouldn’t dare. The rap diva casually dropped “The Pinkprint Freestyle” on Saturday (Sept. 3) on her SoundCloud, and it’s a nice reminder of Minaj's unapologetic pride and subtle humor. The almost six minute...
  • Listen to M.I.A.'s new song 'Freedun' featuring Zayn Malik

    Listen to M.I.A.'s new song 'Freedun' featuring Zayn Malik

    English singer-songwriter M.I.A. has released another song from her upcoming album AIM. The song's called "Freedun," and it features former One Direction member turned solo artist Zayn Malik. This is the fifth song she's released ahead of the album coming out, and it can be streamed via the video...
  • M.I.A. unveils track list, release date for fifth LP 'A.I.M.'

    M.I.A. unveils track list, release date for fifth LP 'A.I.M.'

    On Aug. 18, rapper M.I.A. revealed the track listing, production credits and released for her forthcoming album fifth studio album AIM. Purported to be the English recording artist’s final album, AIM will go on sale on Sep. 9 and will feature 12 tracks, including the previously released singled...
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