TANNiNG TATUM’s “The Club” Vol. 2

Cultivated Influence presents: The Club. Where the fists are always pumping and the asses always shaking.

New bangers from David Guetta, Yellow Claw, Deorro, and more!


TANNiNG TATUM’s “The Cut Vol. 2”

New heat from Drake’s “More Life”, Zayn, PARTYNEXTDOOR as well as a throwback to Usher’s Confessions album which celebrates its 13th year out this week.

TANNiNG TATUM’s “The Club”

Not to be confused with The Cut, “The Club” is another bi-weekly playlist, curated by site DJ TANNiNG TATUM. The Club is an uptempo playlist with EDM, Trap and House sounds, keeping the bass and the fists pumping and of course that ass shaking; perfect for workouts or starting off your night. Listen to the…

Sense of Self in Social Media. Who are you really?

Let me say it right now. Social media has poisoned society. How? It has allowed people to create false personalities, “The Perfect Self” if you will. You see it gives people the chance to mask themselves, hiding any remnants of who they truly may be. With the advances in technology, there are so many different…


Over the past couple of years, something has crept over me. It has always been there. Each year it went from lurking in the background to covering me like a blanket. Similar to a blanket it made me feel warm and comfortable. I felt at peace, content with the blanket, I had no worries. I…

Nasaan – Second Song (feat. Truth)

I don’t know anything about these guys, but this song is way too good to only have just under 2,500 plays at the time I’m posting this. Great energy throughout the whole track.

No One Cares About Your Horoscope (A Tough Love Joint)

I found this half-written post in my Notes app from 2013 that has been collecting dust like that ring finger you’ve been making 11:11 wishes on since the second Obama inauguration. After muting every zodiac sign from my Twitter feed back then, I remember setting this piece to the side, thinking, “Nah, this won’t be…

College Girl Rush Hour (A Tough Love Joint)

I can’t stand girls in packed bars pushing through crowds as a chain gang, holding hands like it’s their first field trip. Since it would be in poor taste to roundhouse kick or verbally assault someone outside of their “safe space,” I figure this will do. Please take this under consideration if this applies. THIS…