MUSIC

Lil Uzi Vert joins Pharrell on ‘OTHERtone’ Radio

Eclectic Philadelphia rapper Lil Uzi Vert joined Pharrell and Scott Verner for Episode 47 of P’s Beats1 show ‘OTHERtone’ days after they got in the studio together for the first time. Pharrell spoke on his discovery of the rambunctious Philadelphia rapper: “My first time meeting him was the other day in the studio, I’ve been sort of seeing…

MeloDownz shares ‘One More’ from forthcoming EP

MeloDownz ‘The Anthem’ has to be one of our favorite local picks in the last few months. The dread whipping MC from NZ hip-hop’s Third3ye and YGB has been transmitting a sound that you need to hear. His new EP ‘AVONTALES’ is an 8-track project that we’ve been waiting patiently for. ‘The EP is an…

New Earl Sweatshirt Track ‘Hat Trick’ Surfaces

Knxwledge has let an unreleased Earl Sweatshirt track out of the bag during his Red Bull Music Academy Show, in the form of a live recording taken during Earl’s set at Movement Festival back in May. The sampled loop that makes up the beat contrasts Earl’s raps, allowing him to show off his crazy, poetic…

dvsn. release ‘Dont Choose’

The Toronto duo dvsn. boast some of the smoother cuts in the OVO camp, and their new cut ‘Dont Choose’ is no exception to the point. Daniel Daley and Nineteen85 clock their second track release of the year, following their debut album Sept. 5th in March 2016. “Don’t choose a club over this tonight,” sings Daniel Day….

Metro Boomin drops ‘No Complaints’ with Drake and Offset

Hot off the heels of his collaborative mixtape ‘Droptopwop’ with Gucci Mane, 23-year-old super producer Metro Boomin has dropped a brand new single entitled ‘No Complaints’ featuring Drake and Offset of Migos. The track premiered on Episode 46 of OVO Sound Radio and appears to be the first single off Metro’s forthcoming album ‘Boominati’, which he…

Anderson .Paak and Thundercat’s Brother Kintaro drop “Mk”

When Anderson introduces a new track with a jazzy vocal overlay and gameboy samples fill your headphones…well you know its gonna be good. Jameel ‘Kintaro’ Bruner is the young bro of the fine fingered Thundercat, and recently departed group The Internet. Back in the game and rolling deep with his new solo EP Universal, this track with Paak….

Unreleased TDE Session Surfaced

Humble beginnings are always the beginnings right? Cold garages as studios, desks with faders that are crackly, unable to afford macbooks that don’t crash every hour losing all your session files… Top Dawg Entertainment started from the bottom too…even 6 years ago Kendick, Ab-Soul, Jay Rock are seen hanging out in a small studio with…

Ro Ransom ft. Jazz Cartier ‘Prettiest’

Strung-out violins and repeated textures open the ring for Ro Ransom’s new track ‘Prettiest.’ Kicking it false setto, the New York rapper has built a real buzz over the last year with his original productions on the rise, and credits on Khalid’s ‘Lets Go.’ Toronto’s finest rising talent Jazz Cartier brings the vibe,  “I’ve known Jazz Cartier…

Flight Facilities make a grand return with ‘Arty Boy’

After teasing new music last week, Aussie producer boys Flight Facilities have released their first single in three years. ‘Arty Boy’ featuring Emma Louise is a smooth ode to a spontaneous crush. Silky synths float amidst nostalgic drum chops and Chic-esque guitar licks, the track is a warm welcome back for the guys who have been touring the…