Friday, January 30, 2015

GEE SLAB - MAN BEFORE RAPPER

Nashville, TN's heavy hitter Gee Slab just dropped his new project Man Before Rapper. While this is his 3rd independent project, Slab says it feels like his first. He went through some trying events during the construction of this project: having a child and even finding himself homeless for a time. Stream above!

HAN POLO - SKY WALK

Brooklyn emcee Han Polo is back today with a new single/video entitled "Sky Walk." This track is the premiere single for his next project Skywalker. The force is strong with this cat, so be sure to keep your eye peeled for any future releases! Follow @louisvuittonhan on Twitter!

JIMI TENTS - ELMER FUDD


Jimi Tents is an East New York native who is looking to make his mark early. He opted out of college at 18 to chase his musical dream, and yesterday he debuted his new track "Elmer Fudd" through Billboard. The track is also featuring Steve Aoki's signee Moxie Raia and is produced by Sedroc. Follow @JimiTents on Twitter !

DIPLO, SCHOOLBOY Q, ILOVEMAKONNEN HEADLINE OHIO UNIVERSITY #FEST

The people at prime social group just announced teh lineup for this years #FEST: 13th Edition. The Ohio University Festival will have performances from DJ/Producer, DIPLO, ScHoolboy Q, G-Eazy, ILoveMakonnen, Curtis Williams and more. The festival is set for for Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 1PM. Get your tickets here. Above is a playlist full of the artist that will be appearing at #Fest. See who else is performing after the jump

CHANCE THE RAPPER GETS FRANK OCEAN, ANDRE 3000, & J. COLE FOR NEW ALBUM

It's been a while since Chance The Rapper released his hit project Acid Rap. Since then Chance has been pretty quiet with his own music forgoing solo fame to work with Donnie Trumpet and The Social Experiment for an upcoming album Surf. Chance recently sat down with GQ and revealed he has been working on a yet-to-be titled album and has had contributions from Andre 3000, Frank Ocean, and J. Cole. Read the full interview here. Lookout for The Social Experiment's album Surf and chance's yet-to-be titled album coming soon.

  Suspended from high school in 2011 for weed-related activities, he says, he put the finishing touches on 10 Day, a heavily hyped debut mixtape. His subsequent guest appearances—nasally breathless, startlingly precocious—gained the attention of artists like Frank Ocean, J. Cole, and AndrĂ© 3000, all of whom will appear on his yet to be named debut LP.

YOUNG MONEY YAWN - LOVE TRIANGLE

MEEK MILL - B BOY (FT. BIG SEAN & A$AP FERG)

BIG SEAN - BLESSINGS (FT. DRAKE & KANYE WEST)

 Big Sean, Drake, and Kanye link up to  count their 'Blessings' for the first release from Big Sean since announcing his new album, Dark Sky Paradise, out February 24. Listen to 'Blessings' above on soundcloud.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

CHARLES HAMILTON - CORRECT

After spending the past few years being the back Sheep of hip-hop, Charles Hamilton is back with new music. The Harlem MC releases 'Correct,' a song but thoughtful song, put up on his new soundcloud page. Listen to Correct' above on soundcloud. Charles also recent has signed with Turn First Records, the same management company for Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora, so look for big things from Charles in the upcoming year.

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ILOVEMAKONNEN – 21ST STREET [REMIX] (FT. SNOOP DOGG)

Makonnen drops a new remix featuring Snoop Dogg for his track '21st Street.' Listen to the stream of the remix below. Drink More Water 5 coming soon.