Posts Tagged ‘oak spring anthem’

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: QUEEN LATIFAH “U.N.I.T.Y.”

Before she starred in rom-coms and Broadway musical adaptations, Queen Latifah was one of the most successful female rappers of her time. With subjects like gender equality and domestic violence, Queen Latifah raised awareness with […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: d’EON “TRANSPARENCY (HOW TO DRESS WELL REWORK)”

Today’s OAK Spring Anthem comes from Candian musician d’Eon. “Transparency (How To Dress Well Rework)” is the perfect ethereal jam to ease on into the work week. Of the rework, How To Dress Well’s Tom […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. “JUICY”

It’s all good baby, baby! One music trend we’re definitely embracing is the return of the slow jam. You know, the ones that blended old school hip-hop and R&B to create a brand new sound? […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: RIDE “VAPOUR TRAIL”

From one of our favorite albums of all time, Nowhere, today’s OAK Spring Anthem is “Vapour Trail” by Ride. Even though this is the last song on the Oxford band’s debut album, it might as […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: TWIN SHADOW “YOU CALL ME ON”

Today’s OAK Spring Anthem comes to us from hometown hero Twin Shadow. As longtime fans of the Brooklyn musician, we still can’t get enough of his latest album, 2012’s Confess. While it was difficult picking […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS “AMERICAN GIRL”

For today’s OAK Spring Anthem, we’re taking it way back to 1977 with “American Girl” by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Rumored to be based on the true story of a young girl jumping to […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: AALIYAH “FOUR PAGE LETTER (CF CF REMIX)”

Over the course of just a few short years, Aaliyah gave her listeners three of the finest R&B albums to date, thus giving producers a lot to play with. While Aaliyah’s life was cut extremely […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: CHROMATICS “IN THE CITY”

For today’s OAK Spring Anthem, we thought it was time for a classic. Going all the way back to 2010, there are still very few songs that have come since Chromatics’ “In The City” that […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: CHAD VALLEY “UP AND DOWN”

Our OAK Spring Anthem series continues with “Up and Down” by Chad Valley.  Like what you hear? Check out Chad Valley’s tumblr, where he regularly interacts with fans, posts tour dates, and you can pick […]

OAK SPRING ANTHEM: JAY ROCK FEAT. AB-SOUL, SCHOOLBOY Q, AND KENDRICK LAMAR “SAY WASSUP”

Spring may have technically started on March 20th, but for us NYCers, May 1st truly feels like the official arrival of the season. So to celebrate the rising temperature and longer days, we’re bringing you […]