Independent Artists/New Artists

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EDGE New Visuals: Dominique Toney...

by: iman n. milner I had the pleasure of meeting and working with this talented young woman last year and became an instant fan! She’s been rocking all over the country as both an actress and singer. Dominique Toney is a TISCH graduate and LA native with art flowing through her blood. Today she’s released a new video for a… Continue »
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EDGE New Artists: Moses Sumney, Jerome...

by: iman n. milner Last night, I had the beautiful experience of seeing three of the most talented young musicians on the globe at LA’s Bootleg/Fold Silverlake Theater. Headlining the evening was the incredible, Moses Sumney, whose mix of looped vocal magic and mesmerizing lyricism is enough reason to head out and see the FREE show (yes, FREE, in LA…yes) not to… Continue »
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EDGE New Artist: 17-Year-Old Jamia...

by: iman n. milner I’m always so excited about new young talent. This young lady has an incredible gift and it’s my pleasure to introduce her to EDGE readers. 17-year-old, Jamia, was is the youngest singer to ever grace the Academy Award stage and is ready to cement herself in the music industry. She’s teamed up with Grammy- nominated guitarist, Dru… Continue »
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EDGE New Music: Dawn Richard...

Dawn Richard just won’t let up. Even though she’s back with her Danity Kane group members, she hasn’t forgotten that she has cemented herself as an artist who can go at it alone. She’s released another track today that fits in sonic harmony with her other tracks and her voice sounds like honey…but what else is new? Check out “Fade”… Continue »
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EDGE Visuals: Jhene Aiko “Bed...

We haven’t been able to get enough of Jhene Aiko and her good vibes since first being introduced to her a few years ago. Her sultry vocals and deep lyricism always makes us jam and her latest track featuring Donald Glover, “Bed Peace”, is exactly how we feel everyday. Sort of reminiscent of Bruno Mars’ “Lazy Song” it really is… Continue »
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EDGE New Artist: Antonique Smith...

I can’t stop raving about how talented this young woman is. After being wowed by her performances in Notorious and Yelling To The Sky, finding out that she had an incredible singing voice was just icing on the cake. Her strong vocal ability and knack for the right tracks to showcase it make her an artist we KNOW you’ll love. Told you the… Continue »
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EDGE Soul: Melanie Fiona Debuts...

Melanie Fiona is not letting a split from her record label,Universal, hold her back. The Toronto-born beauty is moving right ahead with new plans and has teamed up with Pepsi for her new song and video “Cold Piece” which is a nice throwback to videos of the past complete with awesome shots of New York, Melanie’s awe-inspiring beauty and of… Continue »
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EDGE Art: Photographer Endia Beal...

Endia Beal first made headlines with her ‘Can I Touch It’ series months back when she took on the five-week summer series for the Center of Photography at Woodstock in Woodstock, NY. The key was to take a group of corporate  middle-aged White women to a Black hair salon to get their very own “Black” hairstyles and photograph them. Endia… Continue »
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EDGE New Visuals: Wale “Golden...

Wale is busting open the door that Kanye cracked with “New Slaves” with his message revealing visuals for “Golden Salvation”. The song details the struggle of a generation that finds its worth in material possessions and Wale owns up to his own glorification of riches. He had this to say about the video as well: Bout to post this video… Continue »
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EDGE New Visuals: Sabi ft. Tyga...

It’s been an interesting day in music “news” but we want to focus on artists who are focused on the music. The adorable young West Coast darling, Sabi, has dropped off visuals for her cute summer jam “Cali Love” featuring the West Coast fast-talker Tyga and we’ve got it on EDGE: and check out the behind-the-scenes footage of the sunshine… Continue »