Atlantic Records Heads to SXSW!

Jo-Carolyn Goode | 3/3/2014, 5:49 p.m.
Check out the Atlantic Records Group Artists set to perform in Austin March 10th-March 15th.
Janelle Monáe

Check out the Atlantic Records Group Artists set to perform in Austin March 10th-March 15th.

Janelle Monáe -- Young The Giant -- Wiz Khalifa -- Chromeo -- Charli XCX -- The Orwells – Cody Simpson -- Meg Myers -- Night Terrors of 1927 -- Stalley -- Saints Of Valory -- Ty Dolla $ign -- Rockie Fresh -- Vance Joy -- Kirko Bangz -- Oh Honey – The Unlikely Candidates -- Curren$y -- Cash Cash – Que -- Finish Ticket – Kevin Gates – DJ Scream

Please also join us at “CUSP on Rainey featuring music by Atlantic Records” on Thursday, March, 13th and Friday, March 14th.

Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe

A GRAMMY Award -nominated singer-songwriter, performer, producer and CoverGirl spokesperson, Bad Boy/Wondaland/Atlantic recording artist Janelle Monáe is known for her unique style and groundbreaking sound. In 2010, Monáe released the highly-anticipated and critically-acclaimed album The ArchAndroid, which earned her two GRAMMY Award nominations. In 2013, her celebrated album The Electric Lady reached No. 5 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. The video for the album's first single, “Q.U.E.E.N.,” received a coveted MTV VMA Moonman. Monáe also received Billboard’s prestigious 2013 Rising Star Award.

Stream “THE ELECTRIC LADY”

Watch the video for “Primetime” Ft. Miguel

Young The Giant

Young The Giant

Young The Giant

On their new record, “MIND OVER MATTER,” the Southern California-based Atlantic Records/Fueled By Ramen group Young The Giant, enlisted Grammy-nominated producer Justin Meldal-Johnsen, known for his work with Tegan & Sara, Paramore, and M83. “MIND OVER MATTER” debuted at #7 on the Billboard 200 this past January and lead single “It’s About Time” is currently Top 5 on the Billboard Modern Rock chart, following in the footsteps of the band’s previous Top 5 hits “My Body” and “Cough Syrup.” Furthermore, “MIND OVER MATTER” is earning a range of critical applause, with USA Today noting in a three-out-of-four starred rave that Young The Giant’s “…twin-guitar lines, buzzy synths and wide-open melodies fit together in a way that makes perfect sense.” Entertainment Weekly awarded the album a B+ rating, while Relix commended the album’s “dazzlingly immersive textures and eclectic songcraft,” further decreeing, “‘MIND OVER MATTER’ is a major creative leap.”

Stream “MIND OVER MATTER”

Watch the video for “It’s About Time”

Watch the video for “Crystallized”

Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa

Rostrum/Atlantic recording artist Wiz Khalifa recently released his new single “We Dem Boyz,” the Detail-produced first single from his highly-anticipated third studio album, “BLACC HOLLYWOOD,” due out later this year. “BLACC HOLLYWOOD” is the follow-up to Wiz’s sophomore album, “O.N.I.F.C.” which was released December 2012, debuting at #2 on the Billboard “Top 200 Albums” chart and #1 on Billboard’s “Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums” and “Top Rap Albums” charts, and #1 on iTunes’ “Overall Albums” and “Top Hip-Hop/Rap Albums” charts. Wiz earned himself a nomination at the 56th Annual GRAMMY® Awards for his Platinum-certified single, “Remember You,” Ft. The Weeknd in the “Best Rap/Sung Collaboration” category, adding to a career total of 5 nominations, since his 3x-Platinum breakout smash hit, “Black And Yellow” in 2010.

Listen to “We Dem Boyz”