Meek Mill has finally released his DC4 mixtape, after what feels like a longer wait than expected. It’s truly been a rough season for the Philadelphia representative, but he hopes to rebound with the release of this one. The project includes guest features from Nicki Minaj, Pusha T, Tory Lanez, Young Thug, 21 Savage, Lil Uzi Vert, . . .
2 Chainz has had a busy year, but that hasn’t stopped him from gearing back up with another mixtape called Hibachi For Lunch. The project includes Future, Ty Dolla $ign, Gucci Mane and Quavo. Stream Hibachi For Lunch below, and check the tracklist afterwards. Purchase the project via iTunes. Tracklist: 01 “Countin” 02 “Diamonds Talk Back” 03 “Good . . .
It’s been six years since the second volume of Jeezy‘s Trap Or Die series released, and tonight Trap Or Die 3 has arrived for the people. After dropping the Young in his name, the Atlanta legend pulls in guest features from Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Yo Gotti, and Plies. Stream Trap Or Die 3 below, and purchase via iTunes.
Calling all Tribesmen everywhere. It’s a great day, friends. It’s been over 18 years since the last A Tribe Called Quest album was released. As was previously reported, L.A. Reid mentioned on the Rap Radar podcast in August that there would be a new Tribe album coming “very soon.” Well, tonight, Q-Tip shared a post . . .
IshDARR is shining right now, and he gave Complex the green light to drop the energetic and fun video for “Locals.” The track originally appeared on his impressive Broken Hearts & Bankrolls project. The Milwaukee native teamed up with legendary producer !llMind for this particular track and the outcome is just delightful. The visual follows suit. Watch . . .
Experimental producers Cavalier, Ezra, and Oshi team up for “Next Up,” which proves to be one of the most attention grabbing experimental instrumental releases in recent memory, culminating with an unexpected flip at the end to cap things off. Let’s hope that we hear more from these three in the near future. Stream “Next Up” . . .
As fans wait patiently for his sophomore album, Fetty Wap drops a new single called “With You.” He slides his well-branded vocals and ad libs around the largely pop/EDM based instrumental. Listen to the KDL-produced song below. HHNM
If only this had been around when I was coming up. Mom’s repeated requests for me to clean my room may not have been met with such indifference. Hannibal King knows best. Tighten up your crib this weekend and let these ambient, boom bap instrumentals fill the air. Stream Sunday Cleaning Vol 1 below.
Sammie is back with the 2nd single from the upcoming I’m Him EP It’s a sexually charged, straight to the point, bedroom R&B banger from Sammie titled “Impatient.” Ladies, the Atlanta by way of Florida R&B veteran wants to love on you and he makes no apologies for it. “When it came time to create ‘Impatient’ . . .
Boogie released Thirst 48 Part II this month and now has a visual for N*igga Needs. Lyrically, Boogie turns a critical eye on himself, running down a laundry list of things he needs to improve on. Visually, he draws stark contrast by using two versions of himself on display in an exhibit. In one exhibit he . . .
The Chicago hip-hop scene is one of the deepest and most talented that you’ll find. Saba stands in his own lane as one of the most talented and most versatile, and he brings his most recent efforts to a culmination with the debut of his Bucket List Project album. We hear Saba let his vocals . . .
Stige and Trxth deliver a powerful track called “American Nightmare” that speaks to the climate of the nation that they live in. When it comes to dealing with life problems, different people choose to address them in different ways. Some people vent to other people. Some write. Some never say a word. In this case, . . .
Update: Artist Sevyn Streeter signed a contract that prohibited political statements New information has surfaced in regards to the current events surrounding Sevyn Streeter. Apparently, the artist was bound to a contract that did not allow for the jersey to be worn. If it was as simple as that, why didn’t the NBA and Sixers organization . . .
South London-based collective Section Boyz is determined to keep things moving with a new video for “Be Like Man.” The ominous track addresses all of the people who envy their success up to this point. Theres still no word in regards to an upcoming project. Watch the video for “Be Like Man” below.
Toronto rising star ShaqIsDope is back with a new track called “Owe Me” from his forthcoming self-titled EP. We know what to expect when it comes to Shaq’s music, and the latest is just as feel-good and engaging as we’d expect. This new release is just more evidence that he is a force to be . . .
“Free C5, how the f*ck we got the boss waiting?” It was a special episode of OVO Sound Radio as it was Drake‘s 30th birthday celebration, but wait there’s more. Along with announcing a new project titled More Life due in December, he drops a new song called “Two Bird One Stone.” Here we get . . .
After recently shouting out 21 Savage on his birthday, Drake ends up on a track with the Atlanta rapper titled “Sneakin.” The two float over the London On Da Track produced song as they flex over their opps. Listen to “Sneakin” below. Also, check out other tracks premiered on Drake’s dirty-thirty via OVOSound Radio Episode 32: . . .
It’s been an eventful night as Drake starts his 30th birthday celebration on OVO Sound Radio. He announced an upcoming project titled More Life and also dropped numerous songs including “Two Birds One Stone“, a remix of Dave’s “Wanna Know”, Popcaan‘s “Unruly“, and the 21 Savage featuring “Sneakin.” But wait, There’s more! We also get . . .
Yet another premiere track from Drake‘s celebratory birthday episode of OVOSound Radio is here. This time, a vibrant remix of young London artist Dave‘s original composition, “Wanna Know.” Drake takes charge from the get go with slang-driven vocal phrases and plays a seamless game of back and forth with the original Dave verse. Melodic and . . .
Chuck Inglish returns with a new single called “WunderLAnd,” featuring Trinidad James. The track was aired last night via Beats 1, and is produced by Chuck himself with the help of The StepKids. The track’s creation is said to be inspired by bringing together multiple genres. Stream “WunderLAnd” below.
Mickey Factz recently teased us before releasing “Treat You Right.” We knew he would release some new music off of The Achievement: Circa 82, his upcoming collaborative album with Nottz. The single is here, and it also features Phonte. The album, which drops in a week will not be hurt by the release of this single. Stream “Treat You Right” . . .
Ricky Rozay joins Dreezy and T-Pain on her No Hard Feelings R&B cut Over the summer, Dreezy shared her T-Pain featuring single, “Close To You.” She returns with a remix adding the MMG boss, Rick Ross. Ross complements the track well as he opens tings up with a verse describing the lavish luxurious lifestyle he . . .
New Jersey’s southside continues to reveal new talent. The latest artist I’ve been presentd with is the R&B songstress, Shaqeyah. Shake links with fellow Jersey natives, Kev Rodgers and Kenif Muse, to lace production for her debut song, “Confident.” Shaqeyah has empowerment and confidence oozing out of her on this smooth R&B cut. Sometimes, I . . .
After exclusively premiering his “Bigger Than Me” music video with us in late September, Houston’s Dylan Cohl returns to grace the Artistic Manifesto pages with Cowboy Jones 1.5: Days In The East. As seasons change, Cohl continues to grow in his artistry and production. He stands out by breaking out of the norm that many listeners perceive . . .
Trap Or Die 3 is on the way and Jeezy keeps us locked in with new music from the upcoming project. Today, we get “Goldmine” produced by the Grammy Award-nominated DJ Montay. Related: Jeezy speaks on his 2pac/Donald Trump comparison via The Breakfast Club Listen below and pre-order Trap Or Die 3 via iTunes. Also, enjoy . . .