The Tiny Desk is working from home for the foreseeable future. Introducing NPR Music’s Tiny Desk (home) concerts, bringing you performances from across the country and the world. It’s the same spirit — stripped-down sets, an intimate setting — just a different space. Rising reggae star Lila Iké has an […]
Audible Treats will be hosting an official panel at SXSW. Titled “The Hip-Hop Bubble That Popped Culture,” the panel features the perspectives of industry titans Ghazi of EMPIRE, Dimplez of IJEOMA Agency, and Tariq Cherif of Rolling Loud, and a special guest that will be announced at a later date. The panel will be moderated by AT’s co-founder & president, Michelle McDevitt.
Tyler, The Creator By Jack Barnes In case you missed it! Watch Tyler, The Creator performing live for NPR’s tiny desk concert. Tyler performed tracks off his latest project Flower Boy such as “Boredom,” “See You Again,” and “Glitter.”Enjoy this video stream below after the jump.
LEDISI By Jack Barnes Congratulations are in order to R&B sensation Ledisi as she took home the 2017 “Soul Train Certified Award.” Ledisi also gave an amazing performance at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas during the ceremony, partnering with Kirk Franklin for a rendition of Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes’ “Wake Up” that […]
Aminé By Jack Barnes Multiplatinum-certified Portland, OR rapper Aminé delivers an intimate and inimitable performance as part of NPR’s “Tiny Desk” concert series. Enjoy this video stream below after the jump.
Chance The Rapper By Jack Barnes After a near twenty year break from Hip-Hop radio, legendary DJs Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Garcia returned last month with “What’s Good with Stretch and Bobbito,” a new interview podcast for NPR. In their latest podcast, the duo has an in-depth conversation with Chance The Rapper, one of Hip-Hop’s brightest young […]
AVERY*SUNSHINE By Jack Barnes Some people have a calling that is undeniable. Avery*Sunshine is that force of nature. Yet the former church pianist/musical director, who scored a #1 Billboard chart hit, was at once a reluctant warrior. “I had no idea that my work in the church would prepare me […]