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Contributions by Danielle CheesmanT.I. would choose Killer Mike over Jay Z for President of the United StatesWho would your choice would be? Vote in our poll!Danielle CheesmanNew Music: "On + Off"by Maggie RogersNew Music: "High for Hours"by J. ColeNew Music: SZA, Kehlani, and VÉRITÉ share buzz-building songs from their debut albumsEnd your week on a good note. Pun intended.Danielle Cheesman"Global Spin Awards Presents: Respect The DJ" | FlosstradamusIn REVOLT TV's latest episode, the DJ duo talk their beginnings, yin-yang dynamic, stage presence, and fanbase-turned-brand.Danielle CheesmanNew Music: "Sweet F'in Love"by Alicia Keys (Prod. by Kaytranada)How Beyoncé, Future, Whitney, Nas and more found inspiration in George MichaelThrough covers, samples, and collaborations, this was his influence.Danielle CheesmanJennifer Hudson on her worst studio habit, "diva"-dom, and new movie 'SING'Joined by the film's executive music producer Harvey Mason, Jr., the duo talk Christmas songs, Mike Pence, and the Obamas, too.Danielle CheesmanAri Lennox's modern soul is good for your modern soulThe Dreamville signee delivers risky R&B and is not to be slept on.Danielle CheesmanChet Faker still makes electrosoul, but his name is Nick Murphy now & he's mixing it with funkI learned all this at his #30DaysInLA show.Danielle CheesmanREVOLT PREMIERE | New Music: "M.O.M."by J.I.D. (feat. Quentin Miller)Meet Seun Kuti: The singer-saxophonist's new EP honors revolutionaries (and, yes, he's Fela's son)He also talks Black Lives Matter, Afrobeat in mainstream music, and touring partner Lauryn Hill.Danielle CheesmanJhené Aiko: What an invitation to her intimate #30DaysInLA show feels likeBig Sean, Chris Brown, and Vince Staples surprise and support.Danielle CheesmanNew Music: "Plate"by LeafNew Music: "Gold" (Lil Wayne Remix)by kiiara feat. Lil WayneThe Weeknd's "Party Monster" & "I Feel It Coming" couldn't be more different (and that's a good thing)Trap-inflected and eerie vs. bright MJ-recalling synth-pop. Plus, the official tracklist to 'Starboy'!Danielle CheesmanChildish Gambino's "Redbone" is the slow & spacey funk jam you needAnd it would probably make Prince, D'Angelo, and Marvin Gaye proud.Danielle CheesmanJhené Aiko is a highkey freak on new single "Maniac"And is using ancient rope bondage in its video to get the point across.Danielle CheesmanHAIM is forever an example of virtuosic musicianship and melodyAnd the sister-band's sold-out #30DaysInLA show proved it.Danielle CheesmanJohn Legend & Chance literally and figuratively aim for the skies on "Penthouse Floor"A funky bassline backs words of encouragement that never turn corny.Danielle CheesmanNew Music: "NOVEMBER 9TH"by WILOUGH (a.k.a. Willow Smith)#CampFlogGnaw, Day 2: Kali Uchis, Anderson .Paak, Rae Sremmurd, and Erykah BaduSoul from the '60s and space with trap-pop on deck.Danielle Cheesman#CampFlogGnaw, Day 1: Chance, A$AP Rocky, Kaytranada, and TokimonstaGuerilla gospel, Mob mixtape cuts, and DJ-made dance havens.Danielle CheesmanCharli XCX is charming, cheeky, and will challenge what you think of pop stardomHer Red Bull #30DaysInLA show was all parts hip-(p)op, punk, and dance.Danielle Cheesman