Anderson Paak

Anderson Paak

 

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Brandon Paak Anderson[1][2] (born February 8, 1986), better known by his stage name Anderson Paak (stylized as Anderson .Paak), is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, drummer and record producer from Oxnard, California. He released his debut album, O.B.E. Vol. 1 in 2012, under the pseudonym Breezy Lovejoy. He went on to release Venice in 2014, under his current moniker.[3] Paak followed with Malibu, in 2016,[4] which received a nomination for Best Urban Contemporary Album at the Grammy Awards. Apart from his solo career, Paak is also one-half of NxWorries, alongside record producer Knxwledge. He is accompanied by the band The Free Nationals, who play a variety of instruments such as electric guitar, bass, piano, keyboards, and drums, and also serve as backing vocalists.

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Malibu
 
Malibu is the second studio album by American singer Anderson Paak.
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Venice
 
Venice is the debut studio album by American recording artist Anderson Paak.
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Anderson .Paak Joins Talib Kweli on Kaytranada-Produced Single "Traveling Light"
  –  November 16, 2017
Sitting down with Zane Lowe before sharing his new single, "Traveling Light," Talib Kweli explained that he's been sitting on beats from Kaytranada that were emailed to him years ago, before anyone even knew who Kaytranada was. Now, one of those beats has ...
Kendrick Lamar, The Killers, SZA, Anderson Paak, Odesza Headline Hangout Festival 2017 Lineup
  –  November 16, 2017
2018 isn’t all that far off, but with winter settling in, the summer months are starting to seem like a distant memory only seen in faded tans and old Instagram posts. That isn’t stopping festivals from thinking far ahead, like Hangout Festival in ...
Clockenflap 2017 preview: All the artists to see this weekend
  –  November 16, 2017
Tokimonsta – YourMum Stage by Red Bull, 9:30pm After recovering from two brain surgeries, the LA Producer and DJ returns with yet more of her psychedelic hip-hop, with recent hits featuring guests such as Yuna and Anderson Paak. It’s a tough choice for ...
Talib Kweli Debuts A Raucous Anderson .Paak Collaboration, ‘Traveling Light,’ Produced By Kaytranada
  –  November 16, 2017
Today on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 Radio show, conscious rap stalwart Talib Kweli debuted a raucous banger of a collaboration with Anderson .Paak, “Traveling Light” produced by Kaytranada, and talked about a number of subjects including meeting Barack ...
Indie soul band Skinny Living's frontman Ryan Johnston on rapper Anderson Paak, JK Rowling and wakeboarding
  –  November 16, 2017
1. When did you think about a career in music and what were your first steps into it? I always dreamt of it and I remember thinking of it when I was very young. I started writing at about 11 but never set about recording until about six years ago when I ...
Anderson .Paak and Kaytranada jump on board with Talib Kweli on new track
  –  November 16, 2017
Anderson .Paak and Kaytranada are two of the biggest names in Electronic Hip-Hop right now and for their upcoming EP ‘Radio Silence’, Talib Kweli has enlisted them for one hell of a collab! Travelling Light (Feat. Kaytranada and Anderson .Paak ...
Talib Kweli Shares Propulsive New Single "Traveling Light" ft. Anderson .Paak and Kaytranada
  –  November 16, 2017
Days out from the release of his eighth studio album, Talib Kweli is making the requisite press run, adding a new detail to the star-studded Radio Silence project with every stop. Watch Talib Kweli discuss his new album and first meeting Anderson .Paak and ...
Anderson .Paak & Kaytranada Join Talib Kweli for "Traveling Light"
  –  November 16, 2017
Two years after the release of his last studio album Fuck the Money, Talib Kweli is readying his next major LP, Radio Silence. Amidst Black Star reunions and a collaborations across the board, the rap veteran has taken some time to introduce his new album ...
Anderson .Paak & Kaytranada Join Talib Kweli On Star-Studded New Hip-Hop Collaboration "Traveling Light"
  –  November 16, 2017
Talib Kweli has brought together quite the collaboration on his new single "Traveling Light" enlisting the talents of Kaytranada and Anderson .Paak. The song comes early off Kweli’s Radio Silence EP due this Friday and combines a few of our favorite artists.
NxWorries Drop Remix for “Suede”
  –  November 16, 2017
In October, NxWorries — the duo of Anderson .Paak and Knxwledge — revealed they would release a remix project for their 2016 album, Yes Lawd! Now, ahead of the project's Nov. 17 release, NxWorries share their latest remix, "Suede (Uptwnmixx)."
Talib Kweli ft. Anderson .Paak & KAYTRANADA – Traveling Light
  –  November 15, 2017
Kweli takes us back to the God Body era on a new joint called “Travelling Light” featuring Anderson .Paak and KAYTRANADA, off the upcoming Radio Silence project which is due to drop this Friday. Do your math and listen below.
Talib Kweli – “Traveling Light” (Feat. Anderson .Paak)
  –  November 15, 2017
Later this week, the sharp and verbose underground rap veteran Talib Kweli will release his new solo album Radio Silence. It features guest appearances from people like Jay Electronica, Rick Ross, Amber Coffman, and Waka Flocka Flame, four people who have ...
Hangout Music Fest lineup released today includes Athens artist Anderson East
  –  November 15, 2017
On May 19, the lineup includes headliner The Chainsmokers, Halsey, Logic, Anderson, Paak & The Free Nationals, St. Vincent and Manchester Orchestra. Kendrick Lamar will close out the festival on May 20, following performances by Odesza, SZA, Foster the ...
Talib Kweli teams with Anderson .Paak, Kaytranada for new track “Traveling Light”: Stream
  –  November 15, 2017
Talib Kweli’s eighth studio album, called Radio Silence, drops this Friday, November 17th. Ahead of the release, the rapper stopped by Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 radio show to discuss the new record and share “Traveling Light”, an album cut featuring ...
Talib Kweli Teams with Anderson .Paak & Kaytranada for “Traveling Light”
  –  November 15, 2017
Following his conversation with Jaden Smith, Zane Lowe met up with Talib Kweli on his Beats 1 show to speak a variety of things including his “reunion concerts” with Yasiin Bey as Black Star, working with Jay Electronica, and more. “Vibe is more ...
Kendrick Lamar, The Killers & The Chainsmokers Headlining Hangout Festival 2018
  –  November 15, 2017
The Chainsmokers will be headlining on Saturday, which will also have performances by Anderson .Paak, Halsey, Logic, St. Vincent, Bleachers, Cashmere Cat and Noname. Fresh off the success of her debut album Ctrl, SZA will be performing on Sunday along ...
Which of hip-hop’s biggest acts will drop an album before the end of the year?
  –  November 14, 2017
If nothing else, 2016 will be remembered as the year Anderson .Paak emerged as one of the most prolific hip-hop artists in today’s music scene. The Los Angeles-based rapper/drummer broke into the mainstream sphere in 2016 and was nominated by the Grammy ...
Kendrick Lamar, The Killers to headline 2018 Hangout Music Fest
  –  November 14, 2017
Other noteworthy artists include SZA, St. Vincent, Portugal. The Man, Halsey, Galantis, Anderson .Paak, Cold War Kids and Manchester Orchestra. The full lineup is available here. The lineup for the Thursday Kick-Off Party will be announced later ...
10 Best 3-Song Album Sequences of 2017, Ranked
  –  November 14, 2017
From the pairing of Anderson .Paak and Black Thought, to the soulful BJ The Chicago Kid, to a spoken-word performance from OG Busta Bust—it's a special stretch. Even when surrounded by legends old and new, Rapsody never ceases to be the center of interest.
2018 Hangout Festival lineup: The Killers, Kendrick Lamar, the Chainsmokers, more
  –  November 14, 2017
Anderson.Paak and the Free Nationals, St. Vincent, Grouplove, Bleachers, Manchester Orchestra, Tank and the Bangas, Cashmere Cat, Bahamas, Noname, San Holo, Son Little, Kasbo, Skip Marley, Goldfish, R.Lum.r, Mikky Ekko Sunday, May 20: Kendrick Lamar ...
Hangout Reveals 2018 Lineup
  –  November 14, 2017
The Man and many more. Also set to play the fest are Cold War Kids, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, St. Vincent, Foster the People, Zedd, Halsey, Logic, Odesza, SZA, Slightly Stoopid, AWOLNATION, Bleachers, Galantis, Grouplove, Manchester Orchestra ...
Tennessee's 10 best music festivals
  –  November 13, 2017
The lineup was topped by modern favorites Jason Isbell, Cage the Elephant and Anderson .Paak, but the undercard nodded to Memphis' musical legacy with performances from Steve Cropper and Booker T, among others.
Keynote Q&A With WME's Marc Geiger At This Year's IEBA Conference
  –  November 13, 2017
Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile.” [Consults his phone] “Sampha, Kendrick, Vince Staples, Jane Weaver, Sza, Solange, D.D Dumbo, Agnes Obel, Kaytranada, James Blake, Anderson .Paak, Michael Kiwanuka, Jason Isbel, Banks – I love music so whatever makes ...
Talib Kweli Recruits Anderson .Paak for New Song ‘Traveling Light’
  –  November 10, 2017
"I stick to my convictions like I've been indicted." That's just one of the standout lines in Talib Kweli's new single "Traveling Light," featuring Anderson .Paak. The cut is off the Brooklyn rapper's new album Radio Silence, which comes out Friday (Nov ...
SonReal Gets a Helping Hand From Babyface on “My Friend”
  –  November 8, 2017
The project is executive produced by Rahki (Kendrick Lamar) and features production from DJ Khalil (Eminem, Anderson .Paak, A$AP Ferg, Aloe Blacc).
Brain Surgery Stole Tokimonsta's Ability to Make Music. Here's How She Got It Back
  –  November 7, 2017
Her album Lune Rouge comes out in a few weeks. The hometown crowd loves her, and she parades out a couple of old friends, including breakout star Anderson .Paak. And she's alive. Less than two years ago, she was writing her will and booking two brain ...
Behind the viral Honda Accord video | A tale of love — and an Internet-famous cat
  –  November 6, 2017
He tapped Christopher Ripley, his college roommate at Yale who has worked on music videos for the likes of Kendrick Lamar and Anderson Paak, to handle cinematography. Andrew Johnson, another fellow Yale alum, did the musical score pro bono. And he asked a ...
Christina Aguilera Assembles All Star Creatives For New Album [Anderson .Paak, Janelle Monae, 40, Thundercat & More]
  –  November 6, 2017
Christina Aguilera hasn’t released an album in five years. But after endless promises, it looks as though the diva may be finally gearing up for a big reveal. And she’s enlisted an eclectic list of names to assist her comeback charge. Or at least it ...

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