G.O.O.D. Music's newest signee releases his 1st single with the help of his label mate, whos been making waves on the mic as well as behind the boards.
Jhene Aiko releases burning man, a chill track with soft vocals and visuals from her most recent tour. Aiko is said to be releasing her debut album with Def Jam records soon, No set date yet.
Coming out of Orlando, Florida, Flo Boi of Legion Beatz releases his first independent beat mixtape available on DatPiff.com. From smooth, melodic beats on tracks "Dreams" and "Symphony," to trap bangers on "Foul" and "Trap Night," Flo Boi showcases his wide range of musical talent. Be sure to cop the tape after the jump and let us know what you think. Download: King Flo Flo Boi Twitter
It has been 3 years since the passing of one of Japan's greatest producer, Nujabes . If you have ever seen the Japanese anime Samurai Champloo , you'd know that Nujabes is responsible for a great amount of the production on the soundtrack. Besides that, Nujabes is well-renowned in the Hip-Hop world with the likes of J.Dilla . I like to see him as the Japanese J.Dilla . Nujabes collaborated with many underground US Hip-Hop acts from Five Deez to CYNE . This track comes from one of [...]
Long before the Bada$$ made an appearance, Joey went by the name of JayOhVee . On this fourth day of the Pro Era week, the crew dropped an unreleased freestyle from " New Kid on the Block ", Joey's mixtape he recorded two years ago at the age of 16. On this joint, JayOhVee goes in over Mos Def's " Umi Says ". This early display of talent showcases no doubt as to how Joey Bada$$ has grown over time. Just listening to this, I [...]
With Kid Cudi's album Indicud set to drop April 23, Cudder decided to release a new track titled "Immortal" late last night. With the buzz that the two pervious songs "Just What I Am" featuring King Chip and "King Wizard" created, this track adds to the anticipation of the release of Indicud . The album is set to feature the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Pusha T, Too $hort, and Cleveland-native King Chip. Take a listen below and let us know what you think.
Danse Diamonds and Papertime of BKLYN Stickup release the visuals for their "Drunk Freestyle," off of The Gold Tape available here . If you haven't already peeped Danse's joint "Champagne and My 40oz," make sure you do after the jump. Previously : Champagne and My 40oz Danse Diamons Twitter Papertime Twitter
Wednesday's here and we have the third track for PRO ERA week to be released. Produced by DJ Black Diamond , " Maxwell " features Pro Era members - Dirty Sanchez , the Great Late Capital Steez and Rokamouth . This is a dope, soul hittin' track with everyone going in on over a ill sample of Maxwell's " Bad Habits ". Check it out below. R.I.P Capital Steez "Will You Forgive me....?" "Stop with all the grieving, [...]
Coming straight out of the Bronx, Superb drops his latest track "Take It Slow." Featuring a smooth flow on a mellow beat, this is a good showing for the up-and-coming NY rapper. Stay tuned for more to come from Superb. Superb SoundCloud | Twitter
The 3rd Coast Representer Big K.R.I.T. teams up with Bun B to drop off "Shine On," the first single off of Krit's upcoming album King Rembered In Time . No release date info yet, but stay tuned and vibe to this joint until that day comes.
In the continuation of PRO ERA week, check out Kirk Knight's latest track, Relaxation . This track is also a part of Ecko's new mixtape, Underground Airplay which is releasing a song each week in conjunction with their Spring 132 collection. Peep the track below and check back for tomorrow's PRO ERA week release. As an added bonus, check out one of Kirk's latest beat dropped today!
Hailing out of NY, Jared Evan dropped his new album, Boom Bap & Blues today. Not only does the title highlights his many talents as an artist (singing, rapping, etc.), it signifies the unique combination of R&B/Neo-Soul and Hip Hop to come together on one album. I probably listened to this about 5 times straight today. Its uniqueness is emphasized by the selection of production as well. Statik Selektah is one of the main producers on this album along with some highly noted features from Action Bronson , Lil' Fame of [...]
Artists are constantly finding new ways to create a buzz for their music. Sir Michael Rocks does this well by simply previewing songs and visuals from his upcoming project BANCO. Here he gives us a sneak peak and listen to the song "Money Came". Look out for his new and full project soon.
Cali based group Pac Div is definitely on a roll right now. Along with announcing an upcoming tour, they also released visuals for the track Savages . This video also serves as a sneak peak into LRG's spring 2013 lookbook. Talk about partnership and product placement.
Yesterday, the Pro Era bredthens took to the Twitter waves to announce PRO ERA week. All this week, a new track will be released to the fans. Monday's track is from Joey Bada$$ and it features Chance the Rapper both going in on a mellow production from Thelonius Martin. This song is for the groupies (those thirsty sumchins) out. Check it out and enjoy below. Be on the lookout for Tuesday's release!
The 5th installment of Isang's Road to the Reason series gives 2 short tales from 2 DMV thoroughbred's, Chris Mcdonald repping PG county on the first verse. VA...Go Getter's...No Edit..I direct It...Roll Credits.
Cashius Green drops his latest track "Vodka," featuring production from Caleb Stone and Matt Martian of ODD FUTURE. Stream the clear drinkers anthem below and let us know what you think. Download " Vodka " Cashius Green SoundCloud | Twitter
After presenting their lookbook video , Brixton releases their full 2013 Spring/Summer Lookbook. Featuring a baseball-inspired tee, denim vest, board shorts, and a gang of solid headwear, Brixton presents a quality Spring/Summer line. View the lookbook below and head to the Brixton online store to grab a few pieces for yourself.
Ree$e (of Two9) drops the remix for his underground street hit "Molly" with help from Casey Veggies & Robb Bank$. DSNRTRAPN drops February 28th. Don't do drugs kids. Stream here:
Amadeus Jetson comes with an unexpected, yet enjoyable drop, "(CASH)ius, produced by Young Galaxy King (b.k.a Valor). (CASH)ius is the first drop off of "El Campeón Joven" dropping later this year. Big ups to Flyyer Minds & Illcoalition.