Beyoncé feat. Jay-Z: Drunk In Love

Emoji Beyoncé, How To Dress Well, Shit Robot and more in the music we tweeted this week

Just when you thought a song featuring Beyoncé and her man Jay-Z couldn’t get any better, Austin-based filmmaker Jesse Hill proved the world wrong by creating an unofficial Emoji video for the power couple’s hit song “Drunk In Love.” Rife with everyone’s favorite way to pictorially express themselves, the video is the perfect pop culture complement to Beyoncé’s diary-like dance ballad. From the straightforward symbols …

Bok Bok feat. Kelela: Melba’s Call

Emoji Beyoncé, How To Dress Well, Shit Robot and more in the music we tweeted this week

Joining forces with British producer—and founder of the record label Night Slugs—Bok Bok, Los Angeles-based singer Kelela again mesmerizes with her stunning vocals (which are reminiscent of a young Janet Jackson) on “Melba’s Call.” The song plays off moments of silence almost as much as it does its minimal, at times spacey, beats. It’s a track that ebbs and flows in a surprising way (without …

Marvin Sease: Candy Licker

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Filmmaker, digital strategist and founder of Soul Aquatics (a freestyle jam session and participatory music experience), Philadelphia-based musician and creative extraordinaire Rashid Zakat brings us this week’s #PrivateJam. Picking an ever-so-slightly embarrassing favorite, Zakat has selected a live performance of a Marvin Sease classic. Explains Zakat, “Marvin Sease makes R. Kelly look like Bill Withers. His unapologetic raunchy southern soul sounds like line music, if …