Did Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson steal “Uptown Funk?” An 80’s funk band by the name of Collage claim that the guys used parts of their 1983 single “Young Girls.” It seeks both damages and profits from the Mars and Ronson song, claiming that the rhythm, harmony, melody and structure of the global smash are all […]
At. Long. Last. A$AP. It’s been a tough year for the A$AP Mob, but the hip-hop collective is striving to prosper – everyday. Following the release…
Can I just get this off my chest?? I think Mystikal is so FINE!!! And I LOVE the James Brown energy that he is giving me on this Mark Ronson track. Did you see Mark Ronson and Mystikal bring the funk to “Fallon” last night? Check them out performing “Feel Right” off Ronson’s album Uptown Special […]
The Braided Up Pimp Is Back! (Except he doesn’t rock braids any more.) Let me backtrack. I was checking out Saturday Night Live this weekend and got a pleasant surprise when musical guests Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars brought out Mystikal to perform “Feel Right”. I think the song is dope. I have to admit […]
“Your momma don’t wear no draws,” Erykah Badu sings on a new song “A La Modeliste.” “We was there when she took ’em off.” The track by U.K. producer Mark Ronson, Badu along with rapper Yasiin Bey (formerly Mos Def) and Trombone Shorty is a classic call and response cut created in New Orleans recently. […]
Producer Mark Ronson recalled recording with D’Angelo during a heatwave this summer in Brooklyn on tracks for both D’Angelo’s upcoming album as well as Ronson’s own Record Collection album.