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Producer J Dub Shares Rare Remix of “Steady Ground” by Aaliyah & Static Major

It always brings us great joy to share the work of those who are helping to keep the legacy of Aaliyah alive. You may remember the song “Steady Ground” as a previously unreleased Aaliyah song which eventually leaked following her…

Spectacular Smith Discusses New Pretty Ricky Album, Success Of Millennium Tour, Static Major (Exclusive)

We had Spectacular Smith on a recent episode of the SoulBack R&B Podcast and he took the time to discuss the upcoming Pretty Ricky album, the success of the Millennium tour and his work with Static Major. Spectacular touched on…

New Music: Static Major – Love Is Dro

Static Major’s family has decided to release an unreleased song by him called “Love Is Dro”. This is the second offering from Static’s estate this year as he was featured on Drake’s latest album “Scorpion” earlier in the year on…

Rare Gem: Playa – Joy (Early Version)

Here is an early version of the Playa record “Joy” which was recorded during the group’s time in Devante Swing’s Bassment crew. People might recognize this song as the final version with Ginuwine appears on Timbaland & Magoo’s album “Welcome…

Lil Eazy-E Interview: Upcoming Project & Remembering Static Major 10 Years Later

As we celebrate the 20 year anniversary of Playa’s “Cheers 2 U” album, it’s important that we also pay tribute to one of the members Static Major who passed away 10 years ago. YouKnowIGotSoul had a chance to speak with…

Static Major’s Wife Avonti Garrett Interview: Talks Plans For Posthumous Album & Legacy

YouKnowIGotSoul has made a conscious effort to keep the legacy of the late Static Major alive through different interviews and articles to highlight his artistry. His impact on the industry is still there with the likes of Drake and Chris…

New Music: Pleasure P – For A Long Time (Written by Static Major, Produced by Bryan-Michael Cox)

Back in April, Pleasure P released the bedroom record “Love You Little” and he’s back again with the ballad “For A Long Time”. The song was produced by Bryan-Michael Cox and written by the late Static Major. You may recognize…

Static Major “Suppertime Volume 2” Mixtape + Cover Contest Announced

For years now, we’ve tried to do our part to help keep the legacy of the legendary Static Major alive. Since his untimely passing nearly a decade ago, we’ve had the opportunity to hear some of the music that was…

Rare Gem: Playa – More Than A Woman (Bee Gees Remake)

90’s r&b music had a rich history packed with plenty of superstar male & female groups. They helped contribute to why that decade is considered one of the golden eras of the genre. One group who has gone highly overlooked…

Rare Gem: Ginuwine “So Anxious” (Timbaland’s Anxiety Mix) (Written by Static Major)

Ginuwine’s relationship with Timbaland and Static Major has been highly publicized since their time together in DeVante Swing’s Da Bassment. Some of G’s biggest early hits were produced by Timbo and penned by Static. The collaborations unfortunately stopped with the…