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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…

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…

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…

DJ Khaled drops star-studded ‘Grateful’ album

After months of relentless Snapchat promotion from the super-producer, Miami native DJ Khaled’s long-awaited tenth album ‘Grateful’ has arrived. The record boasts one of the most feature-heavy tracklists we’ve ever seen. With contributions from Beyoncé, Jay Z, Drake, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, Chance The Rapper, Quavo, Future, Nas, Nicki Minaj, Travis Scott, Pusha T,…

Vince Staples releases highly anticipated ‘Big Fish Theory’ LP

Vince Staples’ highly anticipated sophomore album has arrived. The self-described “Afro-futuris[tic]” ‘Big Fish Theory’ pushes sonic boundaries and further solidifies Vince as one of the most creative, forward thinking and articulate rappers alive. The record features contributions from Kendrick Lamar, Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon, Damon Albarn, A$AP Rocky, Rick Ross, Flume, Sophie, and more. Prior to its…

Drake debuts new song ‘Signs’ during Louis Vuitton’s SS18 Show

Drake premiered a new song during Louis Vuitton’s SS18 Show yesterday. Announced on his manager and OVO head Oliver El-Khatib’s Instagram, the show featured a mix of unreleased OVO cuts from Drake and Majid Jordan. New one from @champagnepapi titled SIGNS (produced by @ovo40) tomorrow for @louisvuitton SS18 show. I had the pleasure to curate…