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Countdown Kanye West’s Top 33 Songs

Kanye West embarks on his first tour in five years starting this Saturday, and Slacker celebrates with a station counting down his 33 most popular songs, as determined by you and millions of Slacker listeners. You’ll notice that we’ve even got special artwork for this station from Kanye himself! This exclusive station is available for […]

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Slacker Honors Tupac Shakur With the 2Pac Top 33

It was 17 years ago this week that we lost one of the greatest rappers of all time. Tupac Shakur’s legacy continues to inspire, and in celebration of his amazing career, Slacker presents The 2Pac Top 33. This countdown is determined by Slacker listeners and what we call “E.Q.,” an “Engagement Quotient” that indicates the […]

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Song Stuck in My Head: K. Michelle’s “V.S.O.P.”

Memphis-based singer and songwriter K. Michelle has built a reputation on catchy singles (like her 2009 hit “Fakin’ It” featuring Missy Elliott) and attention-grabbing mixtapes, but we finally have her first full-length album. The Album “Rebellious Soul” has touches of classic Motown mixed with a contemporary vibe, and the first single “V.S.O.P.” is Slacker’s Song […]

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Hip Hop Game Changer N.W.A is Slacker’s Artist of the Week

This week marks the 25th anniversary of N.W.A’s legendary “Straight Outta Compton.” In 1988, rap music sounded nothing like N.W.A. To the mainstream music fan, rap was the frat-boy antics of the Beastie Boys, the hardline political activism of Public Enemy, and an assortment of jokers and boastful urban youth. It’s hard to put “Straight […]

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R. Kelly’s New Single is the Song Stuck in our Head

Chicago native R. Kelly was named the most successful R&B artist of the last 25 years by Billboard magazine. He’s hard at work on his 12th solo studio album, to be called “Black Panties” and set for a release later this summer. No need to be patient though, because we’ve already got the first single! It’s […]

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Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” is the Album of the Week

Robin Thicke maintains his rule-breaker status with his sixth studio album, “Blurred Lines,” which is now available to listen on demand on Slacker’s Album of the Week here. The 11-songs represent a genre-mixing blend of R&B, pop, soul, hip-hop and dance music. Pour in his smooth vocals, and you’ll either want to dance or relax […]

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