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Aminé – “Places + Faces” Video

A couple of years ago, the young Portland rapper Aminé scored an out-of-nowhere hit with "Caroline." That song gave him some momentum, and he used it. He recorded 2017's Good For You, a deeply engaging debut that remains the only album ever to feature guest appearances from both Offset and Girlpool. He followed … More »
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New Music: Aminé “Places + Faces”

Aminé reflects back on the past and enjoys travelling the world on his new track, “Places + Faces.” The freestyle, produced by Jahaan Sweet, comes with an accompanying music video that follows the Portland native on the road. Taking in the sights and sounds of various cities, watch Aminé soak it all in with “Places + Faces” below. Continue after the jump…. New Music: Aminé – “Places + Faces” Previously: Aminé Feat. YBN Cordae – “BLACKJACK (Remix)”
Tags: Videos, Amine, Portland, Jazz, New Music, Places + Faces

Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” Might Herald A Whole New Era For Country-Rap

For decades now, people have been trying to make country-rap happen. It's an amorphous concept: a fusion of the two styles of music that, since the advent of the Soundscan era, are probably the two most popular and the two most widely disrespected and lampooned genres of music in America. At least theoretically, one appeals … More »
Tags: Music, America, Amine, Soundscan, Status Ain't Hood, MAXO KREAM, Injury Reserve, DaBaby, Megan Thee Stallion, Lil Nas X, BG Kenny Lou, Ghost Magneto

Band To Watch: Injury Reserve

"Jailbreak The Tesla" is an evocative title, one that can work as a mantra for the Phoenix hip-hop trio that created it. "That was kind of the idea of Injury Reserve," says Nathaniel Ritchie, the rapper also known as Ritchie With A T -- "taking this thing that's supposed to be this futuristic modern car, … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Interview, Tesla, Amine, Sxsw, Phoenix, Band To Watch, Ritchie, Injury Reserve, Parker Corey, Nathaniel Ritchie

Mesut Ozil asked Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to be his best man – Bild

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil & Germany Arsenal star Mesut Ozil is in the spotlight in Germany this weekend for non-footballing reasons. 2018 was a watershed moment for Ozil on the international scene. Prior to the World Cup, Ozil was pictured with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. While Man City’s Ilkay Gundogan was also at the same event, Ozil was singled out for criticism in the German press. After Germany flopped in Russia, Ozil announced his international retirement. Turkish President Erdoga...
Tags: Germany, Sport, Soccer, Amine, Robin Van Persie, Mesut Ozil, Erdogan, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Sevilla, Wojciech Szczesny, Istanbul, Bild, Ozil, Ilkay Gundogan, Hurriyet, Amine Gulse

New Music: Aminé Feat. YBN Cordae “BLACKJACK (Remix)”

After giving his Gold hit “REEL IT IN” a Gucci Mane makeover, Aminé calls on YBN Cordae to kick a verse on the official “BLACKJACK” remix. The Portland rapper has been in a remixing mood himself having recently flipped Tierra Whack’s “Hungry Hippo” and Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s “Hunnybee.” Listen after the jump… Related: Aminé Remixes Tierra Whack’s “Hungry Hippo” & Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s “Hunnybee”
Tags: Amine, Portland, Jazz, Gucci, New Music, Tierra Whack, Ybn Cordae

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

You know that thing where an artist you like makes something terrible, and it leaves you questioning why you ever liked anything that that person did? Well, Jonas Åkerlund, the former Bathory drummer and star music-video director, has two new movies: The black metal saga Lords Of Chaos and the Netflix action movie … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Amine, Foals, Straight To Video, Jack Begert, Elise Tyler, William Tyler, Rosalia, Jonas Akerlund, Bathory, Bad Bunny, Fernando Lugo, Diana Kunst, Albert Moya, Mau Morgo

Hear Aminé Remix Tracks From Unknown Mortal Orchestra & Tierra Whack

The Portland rapper Aminé is a giddy, restless talent, and he has a whole lot of fun displaying his taste in music to the world. (He is, for instance, the only rapper in history to feature both Offset and Girlpool on a major-label album.) Last year, Aminé released the surprise full-length More »
Tags: Music, Amine, Portland, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Tierra Whack

Aminé Remixes Tierra Whack’s “Hungry Hippo” & Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s “Hunnybee”

Amine kickstarts the new year by remixing two of his (and our) favorite songs of 2018. First up, the Portland rapper puts his spin on Tierra Whack’s “Hungry Hippo,” showcasing his own ability to hit those high notes. Then, he drops some bars over Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s breezy “Hunnybee” while borrowing the hook from Snoop Dogg’s “Signs.” In other news, Aminé recently scored his second Gold-certified single with “REEL IT IN.” Listen after the jump… Related: New Music: Aminé Fea...
Tags: Amine, Portland, Jazz, Snoop Dogg, New Music, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Tierra Whack

New Music: Aminé Feat. Gucci Mane “Reel It In (Remix)”

“Reel It In” is the clear standout from Aminé’s summer release, ONEPOINTFIVE (even Rihanna was working to it). Today the Portland rapper grabs Gucci Mane to give his Tee-WaTT-produced banger a Guwop makeover. Bonus points for the artwork. Listen after the jump… Related: Album Stream: Aminé ‘ONEPOINTFIVE’
Tags: Rihanna, Amine, Portland, Jazz, Gucci Mane, New Music

Film Review: ‘Divine Wind’

Little is known about Nour and Amine, the two young jihadists assigned to sabotage a North African oil refinery in “Divine Wind,” a bare-bones drama from veteran Algerian director Merzak Allouache. The purpose of their mission is unclear, as is the ideology that underpins it and the socioeconomic conditions that led them to this dangerous […]
Tags: Reviews, Amine, Festivals, Nour, Toronto Film Review, Divine Wind, Merzak Allouache, Mohamed Oughlis, Sarah Layssac

How To Grow Your Startup

Starting your own business can be really exciting. It means earning your bread and butter on your own terms and at your own pace. Only, it isn’t as simple as that. Recent years have seen a significant growth in entrepreneurs and new startups. According to research by Kauffman Foundation in 2016, around 6% of the US adult population owns a business as their main job. The top reasons why people want to start their own business include: Money Independence in work Control over decision making Worki...
Tags: Business, US, Entrepreneur, Amine, New York Times, How To, Lifehacks, John Krafcik, Control, Grant Cardone, BBDO, Kauffman Foundation, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Ashkenas, Hicham Amine, Marcio Cyrillo

Stream Aminé’s Surprise Album ONEPOINTFIVE

Just a little over a year ago, the Portland rap newcomer Aminé released his playful and inventive debut album Good For You, one of the year's best rap albums. He's been busy since then, touring heavily and releasing pretty-great one-off singles "Squeeze" and "Campfire." But apparently, he's also been … More »
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Album Stream: Aminé ‘ONEPOINTFIVE’

One year ago, Aminé delivered his Good For You debut album. Since then, the Portland artist has kept a low profile, sparingly releasing a handful of songs and making guest appearances. Aminé now returns with a new project, one he debates if its an EP, mixtape or album. ONEPOINTFIVE is 13 tracks with appearances by G Herbo, Gunna, and Rico Nasty. Out now on iTunes, stream it below and watch the trailer. Continue after the jump…. TONIGHT A post shared by aminé (@amine) on ...
Tags: Albums, Amine, Portland, Jazz, Mixtapes, ONEPOINTFIVE, G Herbo Gunna

Architectural oddities in Paris

There are a ton of things to see in Paris, but many of them involve standing in line for a couple of hours and spending some cash. If you don’t want to do that or if you need a break from the crowds of visitors, you can still see some amazing Parisian artwork, and be outside getting some exercise and fresh air while doing so. So, plug these addresses into Google Maps, slip on some comfy shoes, and schedule your visit to Le Louvre for another day, because you’re going to walk around and see so...
Tags: Travel, Barcelona, Architecture, Amine, Paris, Eiffel Tower, Google Maps, Antoni Gaudí, Loo, Montmartre, Seine, Rapp, All, Place des Vosges, Montparnasse, Garnier

Morocco World Cup player involved in fatal road accident

Rabat (AFP) – Morocco’s 21-year-old World Cup midfielder Amine Harit was involved in a road accident in which a pedestrian was killed, the Moroccan football federation and local police said Saturday. Harit was driving a Mercedes car registered in France when the accident in which the 30-year-old man died occurred shortly after midnight in Marrakesh, police said. Police said his 14-year-old brother was in the Mercedes when the accident happened. A police spokesman said Harit’s passport had been ...
Tags: France, Russia, Sport, Iran, Soccer, Amine, Morocco, Schalke, Mercedes, Marrakesh, Afp, Gelsenkirchen, FC Schalke, Harit, Amine Harit, Rabat AFP Morocco

Lykke Li – “Sex Money Feelings Die” & “Two Nights” (Feat Aminé)

We've waited four years for a new Lykke Li album, and we won't have to wait much longer. Next week, she'll follow up the great 2014 LP I Never Learn with the brand-new so sad, so sexy. We've already posted a handful of songs from the album: "Hard Rain," "Deep End," and "More »
Tags: Music, Amine, Lykke Li

Treasure Island is back — new location & 2018 lineup announced

The Bay Area fest took last year off but now it's back in a new location and the 2018 lineup includes Tame Impala, A$AP Rocky, Courtney Barnett, Sharon Van Etten, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Tame Impala, Amine, Mark Ronson, Diplo, Pusha T, Shame, Jungle, Courtney Barnett, Music News, Asap Rocky, Pond, Bay Area, Tour Dates, Lord Huron, Toro Y Moi

GovBall 2018 After Dark shows (Dirty Projectors, Japandroids, Margo Price, Vic Mensa, more)

GovBall After Dark shows also include Cut Copy, POND, Wolf Alice, Jay Electronica, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Amine, Music News, Pond, Tour Dates, Governors Ball, Margo Price, Dirty Projectors, Andrew Sacher, Aurora, Wolf Alice, Vic Mensa, Jay Electronica, Flight Facilities, Hip Hop News, Galantis

Lykke Li announces new album, shares 2 songs (one ft. Rostam)

Lykke Li has officially announced her new album so sad so sexy, the followup to 2014's I Never Learn. [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Amine, Lykke Li, Music News, Tour Dates, Andrew Sacher, Rostam, Hip Hop News, Malay, Jeff Bhasker, T-minus

Aminé – “Campfire” (Feat. Injury Reserve) Video

Last year, the young Portland rapper Aminé came out with Good For You, one of the sharpest, wittiest, most energetic, and most inventive rap debuts in recent memory. The album didn't make a huge splash commercially, but it did show Aminé to be a very serious talent. And since the album came out, he's … More »
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Aminé & Injury Reserve Join by the “Campfire” on New Collab

"If you see that red Mercedes then you know who"
Tags: Amine, Jazz, Songs, Injury Reserve