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Metro Bommin celebrates birthday with Travis Scott on ‘Blue Pill’

A day after Young Metro turned 24, the world-renowned producer celebrated by releasing a track on his soundcloud with Travis Scott, ‘Blue Pill’. Metro has recently been embarking on his solo quest, signing to Atlantic and starting his own label ‘Boominati Worldwide’. His first single ‘No Complaints’ came with features from Drake and Offset, while…

Steve Lacy releases another solo song with ‘4Real’

The 19 year old guitarist for The Internet debuted his solo project in February ‘The Steve Lacy Demo’, now the Kendrick Lamar and Tyler The Creator collaborator has another solo hit with ‘4Real’. His first solo project was another example of how the individual members of The Internet are talented within their own right. Although…

Post Malone and 21 Savage team up for ‘rockstar’

The track was teased earlier in the week and on the same day he jumps on the ‘Homemade Dynamite’ Lorde remix, Post appears with another track this time with Atlanta trap star 21 Savage. Post Malone has announced his ‘Beerbongs & Bentleys’ album is on the way, in the meantime he may have dropped the…

NZ Youngster Abdul Kay debuts with ‘Right Now’

The 20-year old Auckland rapper first appeared onto the scene with David Dallas in the ’64 Bars’ Red Bull Studios series. Now he debuts his first ever track, ‘Right Now.’ The youngster lacks no confidence, in the first verse laying down his obvious talents alongside a passion for success. The tracks last verse shows Kay…

CANDLE$ hits late-night feels on ‘After the Club’

The blurriness of street lights in a 4.30am Uber is something real to most of us, the close of a night whilst the drink slowly settles and we make a commute home. Regardless of your luck (or relationship status) you may be rolling solo or with a friend. CANDLE$ drops ‘After the Club,’ a fresh take on…

The Weeknd and Gucci Mane come together on ‘Curve’

The album was set to drop this Friday, however it has been pushed back a month but with tracks like ‘Curve’ it sounds like it’ll be worth the wait. Gucci has already previewed his ‘Mr. Davis’ album with tracks with Migos and Nicki Minaj, now he recruits R&B superstar The Weeknd on ‘Curve’. The Weeknd…

Drake: The King of the Co-Sign

On Friday the 3rd of November, Drake, the pre-eminent rap/RnB star of today returns to Auckland to perform his second New Zealand show in three years (tickets here). When Drake takes to the Spark Arena stage, he’ll be returning with hit after hit, and a wide-ranging aesthetic informed by his passion for (and interest in)…

Maxo Kream slaps with new single ‘5200

Houston rapper Maxo Kream glided across our desk this week thanks to local head Totems. His track ‘5200’ stunting a hooky chorus backed by smooth production, and a catalog that we’re stuck in for the afternoon. Outside of dropping ‘Grannies’ produced by MexikoDro this year, ‘5200’ is his latest solo offering whilst blessing a new…