This show was 1st in the global indie chart, 7th in the global beats chart, 14th in the global electronic chart, 14th in the global soul chart and 16th in the global hip hop chart.
In the first hour, we featured a new tune from a new EP from the Australian jazz-soul quartet Hiatus Kaiyote. Then out Philadelphia we dropped a new tune from rising electro-soul duo Marian Hill. Then if you dig artists like Sly Stone, you will love Stones Throw records newest duo Silk Rhodes. We played a track from their new debut album. Finally, we dropped music from Grammy nominated group Little Dragon, and Rhye’s Milosh.
In the second hour, we introduced you to a new London duo by the name of We Are Shining that blurs the lines between rock, afro-beat, 70’s soul, and electronic music. We also featured new hip hop from Minneapolis collective Doomtree and Seattle’s THEESatisfaction. Plus, we played music from Kelis, Electric Wire Hustle, Dorian Concept, and Gil Scott-Heron.