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First Listen: Mariah Carey feat. Rick Ross & Meek Mill – ‘Triumphant (Get ‘Em)’ [Snippet]


Our first taste of Mariah Carey’s new single “Triumphant (Get ‘Em),” featuring Rick Ross and Meek Mill, comes via a snippet released on Amazon.  The Jermaine Dupri and Bryan-Michael Cox produced track premieres tomorrow (August 2).

“I wrote TRIUMPHANT when I was going through a difficult time & it helped me get through it,” Mariah  tweeted last month when announcing the single. “When u hear it, pay attention 2 the lyrics #WIN.”

Listen to the snippet below.

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New Music: Ciara – ‘Overdose’ [Snippet]


We can all agree that “Sweat” was not the best way for Ciara to make her return to the limelight. Even a verse from 2 Chainz, hip-hop’s reigning king of guest spots, couldn’t ensure the track spins on radio and downloads on iTunes. Then again, “Sweat” was never made available for purchase on iTunes so maybe Epic knew the song was a dud.

A snippet of a new track called “Overdose” has surfaced.  Unlike anything we’ve heard from the former Princess of Crunk & B, the uptempo cut moves her into a house/club lane.

Listen to the snippet below.

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New Music: Kelly Rowland featuring Lil Wayne – ‘Ice’ [Snippet]


After giving us “Motivation” last summer, Kelly Rowland reunites with Lil Wayne on “Ice,” the lead single from her upcoming fourth solo album, due later this year.

Kelendria turns up the heat on the steamy Sean Garrett-penned cut, cooing, “Sit it right below my navel and watch what I do/That’s my favorite angle.”

Get your first taste of Kelly’s sexy new tune with a two-minute teaser below.

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New Music: Trey Songz – “Heart Attack” (Snippet)


Trey Songz is love sick on “Heart Attack,” the lead single from his fifth studio album, Chapter V.  “It’s killing me, swear I’ve never cried so much/ ‘Cause I never knew love would hurt this fucking bad/ Worst pain that I ever had,” sings a heartbroken Trey on the Benny Blanco and Rico Love-produced cut.

The full track premieres Monday. Listen below.

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New Music: Cassie – “King of Hearts” (Snippet)


Cassandra Ventura has more lives than a cat. Despite having only ONE hit single and a flop album, Cassie has remained semi relevant for nearly five years. Say what you want about Cassie, but she works her sh-t like the rent is due.  The “Me & U” singer gets in on the electro-dance craze with “King of Hearts,” the first single from her oft-delayed sophomore album. Listen to a one-minute snippet of the track below.

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New Music: B.o.B featuring André 3000 – “Play The Guitar”


B.o.B teams with André 3000 on “Play The Guitar,” the new rock-flavored single from his upcoming sophomore album, due in 2012.  Listen to the 30-second snippet of the track before the full version hits iTunes on December 27.

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New Music: Mary J. Blige featuring Beyoncé – “Love A Woman” (Snippet)


Here’s your first listen to Mary J. Blige and Beyoncé‘s duet “Love A Woman,” a track from Mary’s new album My Life II: The Journey Continues (Act I), due November 21.  The 30-second snippet has me eager to hear the full track! Check out the mid-tempo tune below.

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New Music: Jay-Z & Kanye West featuring Beyoncé – “Lift Off” (Snippet)


A snippet of Jay-Z and Kanye West’sLift Off” featuring Beyoncé  has hit the net.  The track is the heavily-rumored lead single from Hov and ‘Ye’s highly anticipated collaboration LP, Watch The Throne.  The disc is set to be released digitally on August 1st and physically August 5th. Listen to the “Lift Off” snippet after the jump.

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