Boulevards feat. Neon Indian: Nu Burn Ave (Intercruise)

A clear representation of present-day funk’s power and relevance, “Nu Burn Ave (Intercruise)” balances the signature uptempo edge and thoughtful, self-reflective core of Boulevards (aka Jamil Rashad). Musician and producer Neon Indian guests on the track with riveting harmonies undercut by spoken word exclamations. The track hails from Boulevards forthcoming album Hurtown, USA, out in December.

Premiere: “Move and Shout” by Boulevards

Disco balls, glitter and sequins collide in the singer's new funky dance party visuals

In a super-funky video that’s saturated in retro vibes, Boulevards and director Ramon Zubia create a dance party for the artist’s buoyant track “Move and Shout,” premiering on Cool Hunting today. Boulevards (aka Jamil Rashad) tells us, “The idea of the video was to make a ‘Boulevards and friends video.’ Having our own little DIY dance party in a Brooklyn warehouse, really enjoying ourselves.” With …

Boulevards: Sanity

Boulevards (aka Jamil Rashad) brings the ’70s back in a big and catchy way with “Sanity,” a full-energy track that celebrates the best clichés of the era—like hand claps, glittery riffs, groovy bass lines and smoother-than-caramel vocals—while remaining distinctly contemporary. This is the second single to appear from Boulevards’ debut self-titled EP (set for release 25 September 2015)—expect it to dominate dance floors this season.