Archive | Hip Hop

Getter and Nick Colletti drop off the ultimate hot boxing anthem ‘Cruisin’

Getter has donned his Terror Reid moniker to roll up a hazy new hip-hop cut, “Cruisin,” with his Instagram-famous comedian buddy Nick Colletti, and damned if it isn’t tasty. A total recall to hip-hop’s golden moment of the late 90s and early 2000s, the track is equipped with the familiar scratchy bounce of Cam’Ron and […]

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Watch Drake drop stacks in new video for ‘God’s Plan’

If Drake doesn’t make you smile, you’re either a hater or a psychopath. Fact. The man has grown his brand to define a culture that surpasses the confines of hip-hop, and now he’s delivered on what he claims to be “the most important thing [he’s] ever done in [his] career” with the new music video […]

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Flosstradamus links with rapper 24hrs for aggressive trap piece ‘2 MUCH’

Nothing seems to turn the hype level past 11 quite like a Flosstradamus track does. Whether its a club floor or a festival stage, the Chicago-based beat maker has a knack for producing elbow-throwing sonics, and his latest falls right in line with what he does best. With an assist from Atlanta rapper 24hrs, Flosstradamus has […]

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Barclay Crenshaw drops audacious new single, ‘The Baddest’

Barclay Crenshaw reasserts his presence in a parallel hip hop reality with the release of “The Baddest,” a single poised to drip its overflowing attitude all over the charts. A track that taps into the tantalizing rap roots that have grown into the full branched, alien bass aesthetic that defines Barclay sound, “The Baddest” gleans […]

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A-Trak and Young Thug deliver surprise stunner ‘Ride For Me’

Hold the phones. A-Trak and Young Thug just reunited for an absolute burner.  Young Thug and A-Trak just dropped the needle on their new collaboration, “Ride For Me,” courtesy of Zane Lowe on Beats 1. The pair have a long history of collaboration and their latest is a charged-up return to the Low Pros days, this […]

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A-Trak and Young Thug deliver surprise stunner ‘Ride For Me’

Hold the phones. A-Trak and Young Thug just reunited for an absolute burner.  Young Thug and A-Trak just dropped the needle on their new collaboration, “Ride For Me,” courtesy of Zane Lowe on Beats 1. The pair have a long history of collaboration and their latest is a charged-up return to the Low Pros days, this […]

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Getter’s “Colorblind” is what would happen if you put metalcore, dubstep and hip-hop in a blender

Hip Hop lover? Great. Metalhead? Done. Dubstep enthusiast? Yup. Getter’s newest track “Colorblind” is a cohesive effort at aligning these seemingly disparate elements and it is out now on his own imprint Shred Collective. “Colorblind” is packed with heavy bass, electronic-infused hip hop beats, thumping metal breaks, and angst-ridden vocals. Getter is known for having two distinct […]

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Lil Wayne surprises fans with future bass feature, ‘Til She Lose Her Voice’

One of America’s most well known rappers, Lil Wayne established his fame via infectious features on single after single during the late aughts. His own highly impressive and extensive discography includes twelve studio albums, two EPs, and twenty-five mixtapes.Although he is one of the most versatile rappers in the game, Lil Wayne has never before experimented with dance music. However, […]

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Dillon Francis delivers first single from new moombahton album, ‘Ven’

The people pled, and Dillon Francis delivered.The producer has officially begun to deliver on his promise of a new moombahton album with the release of its lead single “Ven,” featuring Puerto Rican songwriter Arcangel and Dominican rapper Quimico Ultra Mega.The album is expected to be chock full of culture-blurring collaborations, with Francis actively traveling over the last year […]

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TIL: Tom Hardy actually has bars? Actor’s rap mixtape from 1999 surfaces

Every now and then, the internet proves to be more than…just the single most defining feature of modern society.Among the endless collection of memes and trolls, occasionally the online experience does procure some decent finds — like troves of unreleased Skrillex cuts, or this shamelessly iconic Daft Punk fan. This time, the internet has bestowed us with […]

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Ansel Elgort releases new track ‘Supernova’

Ansel Elgort is a man of many talents. Beyond his film debut in the 2013 remake of Carrie, Elgort’s career has since flourished with numerous roles, most notably in The Fault In Our Stars and Baby Driver. In addition to this, he has also had reasonable success as a producer by the name of Ansolo and was a mainstage […]

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Marshmello unveils Lil Peep posthumous collaboration ‘Spotlight’

Marshmello‘s released his collaboration with late rapper Lil Peep. It’s the first posthumous release from the widely-beloved rapper since he died from an apparent drug overdose of fentanyl and Xanax last November in Tuscon, Arizona.According to the producer, Marshmello and Lil Peep had reportedly been working on the collaboration weeks before Lil Peep had died. Marshmello […]

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Snails finally drops long-awaited ‘Break It Down’ along with wild music video

Back in 2015, French-Canadian bass maestro Snails was a featured guest on an episode of Skrillex‘s OWSLA Radio residency on Apple Music. Between bouts of friendly banter, the superstar DJs showcased two hours worth of tracks in their personal rotations, even going as far as previewing unreleased selects over the air for each other. One such […]

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Flying Lotus releases new track in year end Brainfeeder mix

A decade ago, Flying Lotus kicked off his independent Brainfeeder record label, where he set out to hone in on the left of center intersections of electronic music and instrumental hip-hop. Since then, the label’s signed experimental artists like Thundercat, The Underachievers, Lapalux, Mr. Oizo, and more.Moving into 2018, Brainfeeder producer PBDY has released a new collection of Brainfeeder tracks […]

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Kendrick Lamar and SZA release Black Panther track ‘All The Stars’

TDE siblings Kendrick Lamar and SZA are two of hip hop’s most globally acclaimed figures. The former’s discography is widely recognized as the most critically sound body of work in hip hop’s vast history — not undue to the chart topping release of DAMN. back in April — and the latter’s critical masterpiece, Ctrl, solidified her as one of the genre’s most inventive rising artists.Marvel […]

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Barclay Crenshaw drops off high-octane Dirtybird Campout set

Claude VonStroke‘s first love was hip-hop, and as is said, “you never forget your first love.” In an effort to hone in on his love for the genre, VonStroke released a debut LP under his own name, Barclay Crenshaw, in January of 2017 and as the year went on, he released a satiating slew of extraterrestrial-friendly […]

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Good Morning Mix: fake DJs should feel personally attacked by DJ Craze’s Essential Mix

What can be said about DJ Craze that Pete Tong doesn’t cover in his introduction to the Miami-based veteran selector’s debut Essential Mix? Hailed by the host as, “one of the most technically gifted DJs, ever,” Tong goes on to highlight Craze’s three consecutive DMC world champion crownings, undoubtedly solidifying the Slow Roast Records founder’s spot in the […]

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N.E.R.D’s self-titled fifth studio album is a chaotic affair rooted in social commentary

No_one Ever Really Dies: even the acronym by which American funk rock supergroup N.E.R.D — Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo, and Shay Haley — were founded upon suggests a non-traditional marriage between chic nonchalance and latent sentimentalism. Consider the collective sense of fervid urgency that is currently igniting the veins of millions of disenfranchised American and global citizens, inject a lethal dose of vogue funk and bottle it […]

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Dabrye leads ‘Three/Three’ album with new single featuring Ghostface Killah

Ghostly International labelmate Tadd Mullinix, better known as Dabrye, has just dropped off an effervescent, electronica-tinged hip-hop hit. Mullinix has teamed up with Adult Swim for their singles series as well as the venerable Wu-Tang Clan Ghostface Killah on the track, where he points to his searing potential in the near year. “Emancipated” preludes Dabyre’s new album Three/Three. It’s been nearly 20 […]

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Billie Eilish joins Vince Staples for fiery new single

15-year-old singer-songwriter Billie Eilish released her debut EP, Don’t Smile at Me, in August. Vince Staples, meanwhile, released Big Fish Theory, which was largely regarded as one of the best electronic hip-hop albums of the year. Now, the two mavens have connected on a new track “&Burn,” an alternative version to the Eilish-led “Watch.” “&Burn” is […]

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