Kontrol Exclusive: Jason “J” Carter The Man Behind The Music
Imagine being able to sit back, relax, and watch live performances from 15 of your favorite artist all in one day. Well, it doesn’t have to be a dream; you can experience that and more by attending the One MusicFest in Atlanta, Georgia.  Recently, Kontrol had the opportunity to... Read more
Columbia Records to Release Soundtrack to Southside With You Friday
Columbia Records is releasing music from the motion picture: Southside With You on Friday, August 26, the same day the movie premiers in theaters. The official soundtrack to the MIRAMAX®, Roadside Attractions and IM Global critically acclaimed movie,- inspired by the first date of Barack and Michelle Obama –... Read more
Kontrol Music Wednesday: Lorine Chia – Sweet Noise Mix
Lorine Chia is an upcoming singer and songwriter who’s teaming up with the latest and greatest rappers of today on her summer EP, Sweet Noise Mix. The LA-based artist debuted in 2012 with the release of her album “Lorine” which many respected outlets such as The 405, Billboard, and... Read more
Kontrol Music Wednesday: Nola Adé – The Love Dance EP
Nola Adé is a Nigerian-American singer/songwriter who’s adding her own flare to R&B and Soul music with her indie debut, The Love Dance EP. Being the first generation of her family to be born in the states, Chicago to be exact, embodies her hunger for opportunities and drive to... Read more
A Few Valuable Lessons You Can Take From Angie Martinez’s ‘My Voice’
Angie Martinez, also known as ‘The Voice of New York’, gives us a behind the scenes of her life in her memoir ‘My Voice’. Her book includes her journey in making a name for herself in radio, eventually becoming one of the greatest in her industry, as well as bringing back... Read more
Demi Lovato Sued For Copyright Infringement
Demi Lovato is being sued with a lawsuit claiming she high jacked another band’s music. Indie-pop duo Sleigh Bells accused the Cool for the Summer singer last year of sampling their songs “Riot Rhythm” and “Infinity Guitars” on her song called “Stars”, a bonus track from her album Confident,... Read more
Marvel’s Riri Williams Has a New Superheroine Name; Meet Ironheart
What a perfect name for the perfect girl! Just last month we brought you the amazing news of Marvel‘s Tony Stark aka Ironman stepping down from his role and bestowing the job to a much younger and different prodigy and her name is Riri Williams, a 15-year old African-American... Read more
New Music: Usher Releases ‘G-Mix’ Featuring Master P, Travis Scott, Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz and A$AP Ferg
It has been a minute since Usher Raymond has released an album. So of course, news of Usher’s upcoming 8th album, “Flawed”, has fans very excited to hear some new tunes. Back in June of this year, Usher released a single from the highly anticipated album called “No Limit”.... Read more
Just What You’ve Been Waiting For – Frank Ocean Dropped an Album! …And There’s More
The moment we have all been heavily anticipating has arrived! Frank Ocean has finally released his new album! The singer songwriter must have really enjoyed messing with his fans, as he has been pulling quite a few surprises out of his sleeve. Earlier this year, Frank took to social media that... Read more