AUDIO: Speakin’ Real Podcast: Episode 5

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Episode 5 of Speakin’ Real Podcast features host, LuRocK, tackling topics such as the controversial results from the Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao match, the fight between Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland, Netflix’s Daredevil TV show, celebrity stalkers, Lillo Brancato Jr. and more.

AUDIO: Chris Brown – Loyal Feat. Lil Wayne & French Montana

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Chris Brown recruits Lil Wayne and French Montana for his new catchy single, “Loyal,” which is set to drop on Brown’s upcoming LP, X.  The party song finds Brown and his features having some fun and dropping cautionary bars for male listeners when it comes to the opposite sex.  In fact, Brown’s doesn’t hold back on his latest offering and warns that women aren’t to be trusted but rather accessories for a good evening.  It’s all about the jump off and lavishin’ livin’ for Brown and company on this one.  .

MIXTAPE: Chris Brown – X Files

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Chris Brown is fresh out of rehab and back out on the streets as the troubled R&B artist gears up to release his forthcoming and potential last album, X.  However,  Breezy decides to lace his fans before hand with a new 5-song mixtape entitled, X Files, which includes features from the likes of Ludacris and Busta Rhymes.  The project also includes a bonus track from Brown titled, “Main Chick,” which showcases the singer-dancer linking up with Kid Ink.

VIDEO: Chris Brown Performs “Sweet Serenade” & “Beautiful People” At Powerhouse 2013

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Troubled R&B singer Chris Brown took the stage recently in Philadelphia for radio station Power 99FM’s Powerhouse 2013 event.  Fresh off his collaboration with Pusha T for “Sweet Serenade,” Brown decided to showcase his contributions with a live performance of the track and afterwards jumped into his dance hit “Beautiful People.”  Check out how it all went down as Brown put on the moves alongside his backup dancers for screaming fans.

AUDIO: DJ Khaled – I’m Still Feat. Chris Brown, Wiz Khalifa, Ace Hood & Wale + Unreleased Chris Brown Diss Verse

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Raise your glasses and celebrate success with DJ Khaled and company for the latest Suffering From Success single titled “I’m Still.”  Co-starring the likes of Chris Brown, Wiz Khalifa, Ace Hood and Wale, the new street banger finds the artists lacing the track with confident lines in regards to success and their drive to continue to shine with their respective work ethics despite the hate or any naysayers.  Also included is an alternate version of the song which features an unreleased verse from Chris Brown which finds the singer rapping and sending shots towards a number of industry figures such as Rhianna.  Suffering From Success is due in stores October 22.

VIDEO: Pusha T – Sweet Serenade Ft. Chris Brown

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Pusha T unveils his latest visual for “Sweet Serenade” featuring Chris Brown.  The music video for the My Name Is My Name single showcases the G.O.O.D. Music emcee performing to the camera, taking in the evening while relaxing at the beach and surrounding himself with beautiful women.  In fact, King Push brings the strip club to the beach with a portable and stripper pole and full lap dance.  This get hot in more ways than one as the video also sports plenty of pyrotechnics. I guess being the king has its perks.

VIDEO: Chris Brown On SKEE Live Episode 8 Recap + More

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SKEE Live episode eight kicked off with a special performance of “Love More” and “Fine China” from singer Chris Brown. Filled to capacity, fans of Brown lined-up and filled L.A. Live’s plaza for the chance to see Brown hit the stage at The Conga Room.

Joining DJ Skee for a live and intimate interview, Brown took the opportunity to open up to viewers on being inspired by his fans and fellow artists like Neyo, explain why he believes there’s a lack of talent in the R&B genre and shares how he manages to recover during mistakes on stage. Chris also gave insight behind his passion to remembered as a hard worker who pulled himself up by his bootstraps.

Art was also a topic of discussion as Brown got into details on his love for being creative and broke down the meaning of what his signature monster graffiti murals symbolize. The young singer also shared with DJ Skee the inspiration behind the title of his upcoming LP, features that fans can expect to hear from, his upcoming documentary with John Singleton and much more before hitting the stage again to close out the show with “Don’t Think They Know.”

This week’s “Spotlight” featured YouTube sensation Niykee Heston. The Chicago native detailed how she was able to utilize the internet to showcase her skills by covering popular songs from artists from different genres with her acoustic guitar. For “In The Lab,” producer Aarabmuzik shared his experiences with collaborating with some of Hip Hop’s biggest names, how he got into making beats and touches on his love for music which began at young age.

Cameras also went behind-the-scenes on the set of Maejor Ali’s new Matt Alonzo directed music video for “Lolly” featuring Juicy J and Justin Bieber. “Off The Top” showcased the skills of rising Rap talent, Wax, who took his act to Runyon Canyon and delivered an original song and visual.

Legendary photographer and director Estevan Oriol served as the focus for this week’s “Up Close” segment. The Los Angeles native highlighted some of his accomplishments from his career and gave insight on how he was able to grow beyond just being Cypress Hill’s photographer and springboard his career to new heights. Oriol also stressed his early desire to broaden his horizons and cover more than just California’s low rider and gangster culture.

Viewers were also treated to an intimate look at the work space and office of Darren Romanelli. The vintage clothing guru sat down for a one-on-one interview and detailed his expertise with clothing, limited footwear and gave insight behind his creative inspirations.

Before calling it a wrap on another successful episode, DJ Skee delivered his weekly editorial which urged audience members to refrain from feeding into false and over-the-top stories regularly promoted by the media. The host also touched on the problems created by paparazzi and pointed out the sad truth that entertainers nowadays are only being pushed away from doing what they love.