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YouKnowIGotSoul Presents Anatomy of a Hot Song: The Creation of Dwele’s “Find a Way”

We were first introduced to Dwele back in the early 00’s when he was crooning the hook for Slum Village’s hit “Tainted”. In fact, without that opportunity, Dwele felt he wouldn’t be where he is today: “If it wasn’t for…

Interview: Dwele Reflects on Career from Originally Wanting to be a Rapper to Recent Successes

I love hearing the back-stories behind artists’ careers because you usually will find something that you never would expect to hear. Take for instance Dwele; who would have thought this premier soul singer originally wanted to be a rapper and…

Maysa “Flower Girl” featuring Dwele (Video)

Music video by Maysa performing “Flower Girl” (ft. Dwele) from her forthcoming album “Motions Of Love” to be released in November, 2011.

YouKnowIGotSoul Top 25 R&B Songs of 2010: #1 Dwele “What’s Not To Love” (Produced/Written by Mike City)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/548.mp3] We’ve finally reached the top slot on the YouKnowIGotSoul Top R&B Songs of 2010 and that honor goes to Dwele with his single “What’s Not To Love.” If you had a chance to hear my interview with Mike City,…

New Video: Dwele “What’s Not To Love” (Written/Produced by Mike City)

Oh man, I have not stopped playing this song since I heard it a few weeks ago; I’m a huge fan of it. This of course is the first single from his upcoming album “W.ants W.orld W.omen” which is due…

New Joint: Dwele "I Wish"

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/707.mp3] His new album W.W.W. (W.ants W.orld W.omen) will be released June 29th.

Classic Vibe: Slum Village "Tainted" featuring Dwele (2002)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8npUnOX2ns8 I remember seeing this video for the first time back in the day and thinking ‘Man who is that soulful cat singing and playing piano in the video?’ Turns out it was Dwele who would soon make a name…

Editor Pick: Dwele “Let Your Hair Down”

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/561.mp3] So many choices to highlight from Dwele’s debut album, but here’s one that stood out to me. It’s pretty shocking that “Subject” peaked at 108 on the Billboard charts since it was such a brilliant debut. Yet another example…

New Joint: Dwele “What’s Not To Love” (Written/Produced by Mike City)

[audio:http://www.ykigs.com/548.mp3] I’m feelin this new song from Dwele, in my opinion this definitely has single potential! Right now he’s preparing the follow up to his 2008 album “Sketches of a Man” which will be called W.W.W. (Wants World Women) and…