Three official singles have been released from As If: "All U Writers", a 5 1/2 minute (5 minutes on the album) long song featuring vocals from Teresa Eggers, released 28 April 2015. "Freedom '15", a groovy leviathan of a disco track, released 30 July 2015, and features vocals from Yolanda Harris Dancy and Taletha Manor. A lyric video for "Freedom '15" was uploaded 20 August 2015. The third single from the album, "Bam City", was released 30 September 2015, with an accompanying music video. "Ooo", a grooving love song, was released with an accompanying music video on November 16, 2015.
One promotional single has been released from the As If: "Sick Ass Moon", an "R&B-tinted house track", released with "Freedom '15" on 30 July 2015.
In a positive review for Exclaim!, Daniel Sylvester called the album "one of the most enjoyable, if schizophrenic, dance albums of the year."
The episode received mixed reviews from critics. Lisa Respers France of CNN and Blair Baldwin of Zap2it both received the episode positively. Todd VanDerWerff of The A.V. Club, Entertainment Weekly's Tim Stack and James Poniewozic of Time highlighted continuity issues with the show, while VanDerWerff and Henrik Batallones of BuddyTV deemed "Funk" a set-up episode for the season finale. Bobby Hankinson of the Houston Chronicle gave a more positive review, but still found "Funk" lacking compared to previous episodes, a sentiment shared by Aly Semigran of MTV.
Calvin Harris has released ‘New Money’, his collaboration with 21 Savage from his forthcoming album ‘Funk Wav Bounces Vol ... The DJ and producer has shared the track days after confirming that the follow-up to 2017’s ‘Funk Wav Bounces Vol.
Calvin Harris has unveiled the star-studded list of artists featured on 'Funk Wav Bounces Vol ... The superstar DJ's follow-up to 2017's 'Funk Wav Bounces Vol ... Meanwhile, the 38-year-old producer - who is engaged to Radio 1 DJ Vick Hope - ... The artists featured on 'Funk Wav Bounces Vol.
Relative to genres like rap and hip hop, Kernodle said house music is often omitted from conversations about Black DJ culture due to homophobia ... London-based house DJ and record producer Kwame Safo, known by his stage name Funk Butcher, said house music has also largely been whitewashed and is often not affiliated with Black culture ... The-CNN-Wire ... .
“CLE-Funk” by DJ Red-I and Mellowman Funk. Two local collaborators connected to create “CLE-Funk.” DJ Red-I (aka BrittanyBenton) crafted a series of beats on her equipment, sending them to Mellowman (aka Zachary Collins) to see if he’d want to collaborate ... Read more about DJ Red-I and Mellowman Funk.
Portage County celebrated Juneteenth this year in downtown Ravenna. Entertainment, food and activities spread out across the courthouse lawn ... The all-ages party included a rib burn-off and soul food competition called Battle of the Bosses, entertainment by DJ HarryDukes and Ms. TimiFunk, and plenty to keep the kids amused ... MORE ... MORE ... Gen ... Facebook.