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09.01.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Def Jam signed R&B upstart Jeremih on March 9, and had released his debut album by the end of June, a remarkable turn around time for a major label. By comparison, this summer�s other breakout radio star, Drake, won�t release his debut until next year. Def Jam had good reason for the rush, though. Jeremih�s debut single, �Birthday Sex,� had ignited with a speed rare even in an era of ov...
Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, Aug. 27, Prestige Atlantic Impulse @ Sugar Maple, 8 p.m. Affirming Victor DeLorenzo’s status as perhaps the most musically adventurous of all the Violent Femmes, the drummer’s new project, Prestige Atlantic Impulse, is an experimental jazz trio worlds removed from the Femmes’ signature folk-punk.
08.14.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
As we enter the final stretch of summer, magazines and newspapers have begun to crown their choices for 2009's song of the summer. The New York Postcalled it for Black Eyed Peas' "Boom Boom Pow," ironically the worst song of the summer, but better options abound. I'll submit 10: 1. Jeremih - "Birthday Sex" A slippery hook put Jeremih's debut single atop the charts; legions ...
07.24.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
In a bill that almost single-handedly atones for the dearth of rap acts at this year�s Summerfest, Lil Wayne and a slew of chart-topping rappers and R&B singers share a Wednesday, Sept. 2 bill at the Marcus Amphitheater which includes Young Jeezy, Soulja Boy, Drake and Jeremih. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, and are going for between $29.75 and $79.75. The bill should be a fitting...

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