Thursday, December 12th 2013
December 12th 2013. Remember this date.
For, on this day- following the release of his brand new number ‘Towers of Tokyo‘- That Grape Juice predicts that Elijah Blake will become the one most celebrated R&B males in Pop history.
A little ambitious? Not really.
For, if the aforementioned ‘Tokyo’ is anything to go by, the 23 year old singer/songwriter is on course to becoming quite the force in both his genre and the industry at large, enlisting Jack Splash to produce a cut that screams ‘hit.’
Not sure why we’re so excited?
Press play and enjoy below…
Friday, December 6th 2013
Before the release of his sophomore EP ‘Bijoux 23‘, Hip Hop freshman Elijah Blake has taken the next step towards world domination this year, by signing to Ari Emmanuel’s ‘William Morris Endeavor’ talent agency.
Exciting news for the hit making vocalist below…
Sunday, October 27th 2013
She’s the R&B royal whose critical acclaim and occasionally untapped commercial pull makes her the unsuspecting envy of many of a Urban hopeful.
So, perhaps in recognising his potential as one of the genre’s trendsetters, the year has seen Keyshia Cole lend her expertise in the field to Roc Nation’s Elijah Blake, with whom she collaborated with on her latest LP ‘Woman To Woman’ and has enlisted to produce its hotly anticipated follow up.
Now peep what the ‘I Changed My Mind’ singer had to say on Blake’s skill as a live act below…
Friday, October 18th 2013
He’s the Hip Hop sensation with an organic buzz that grows thicker and faster by the day.
So, as to capitalise on his ever rising popularity, Elijah Blake has joined Roc Nation sisters Melanie Fiona and Bridget Kelly in launching a college tour!
Exciting news below…
Wednesday, October 9th 2013
This year, Hip Hop’s fastest rising star Elijah Blake will join Diplo and NO I.D. in releasing his sophomore EP ‘Bijoux 23′, the follow up to the record breaking ‘Bijoux 22′.
Set to hit digital outlets after the 23 year old watched the online streaming figure for his song ‘Vendetta’ surpass 10 million last week, this week has brought with it more good news from the Def Jam priority act…and the Pop riot that is Miley Cyrus!
Good news below…
Wednesday, October 2nd 2013
They’re the Urban album sellers boasting sales many a Pop staple could only dream of.
Now, after flying the flag for Hip Hop time and time again, Nicki Minaj & J.Cole find themselves leading the way for a fresher faced Hip Hop contributor this year, set to join them in the run at the top in the coming year.
Full story below…
Tuesday, September 24th 2013
For many, her contributions to music is immeasurable- standing tall as one of the few R&B acts to sustain a critical and commercial acclaim just as strong now as it was upon the release of her debut album 13 years ago.
We’re talking about Jill Scott of course, the genius behind the Grammy winning effort that is ‘Cross My Mind‘.
Now, during an interview with hit radio show ‘The Breakfast Club‘, the singer/songwriter has revealed the name of the new is occupying the most space in mind and soul.
Monday, September 23rd 2013
While many an R&B newbie struggles to prove their commercial worth to the labels they seek to house them, Elijah Blake stands tall as one of few able to produce numbers that speak for themselves.
Numbers, that sing to the tune of over 2 million individual downloads on his debut EP ‘Bijoux 22‘, and an iTunes peak of #12 for his priced single ‘XOX’.
This year, as to bridge the gap between the EP and his debut album ‘Songs About Melody’, the Grammy winning star will release its follow up ‘Bijoux 23‘, forged alongside the genius that is Diplo.
Now peep the envy of many a Urban hotshot in action for ‘Essence’ below!
Tuesday, September 10th 2013
As Diplo joins him in crafting his brand new EP ‘Bijoux 23‘, Elijah Blake finds himself on the receiving end of good news- landing a ‘Best New Artist’ nomination from the folks over at ‘Fuse‘.
Good news below!