Desiigner's XXL Freestyle remixes arrive from various producers

Jun 25   |   Darren Gooden
Whether they liked it or not, it seems like everyone has something to say about Desiigner's XXL free...

Steve G. Lover - "No Hookahs" ft. Childish Gambino

Jun 25 | Michell C. Clark
They have different styles, but Steve G. Lover and Childish Gambino compliment each other well on "N...
benny starr
InterviewNew Music Jun 25  |  

Yeah, this guy can rap. @Benny_Starr brings “Allah” to #TheTwitterMixtape

Representing Pineville, South Carolina, @Benny_Starr (born Fitzgerald Wiggins) presented @TheMixCrew with ‘Allah‘. Produced by @rillwilliams, ‘Allah‘ hits hard with hearty metaphors, history, and a strong message.  It requires multiple listens to catch everything. “Tell me why I need a Basquiat, when every bar I drop is art? All my abstract strokes for Black folks.” How did…

desiigner xxl

Desiigner’s XXL Freestyle remixes arrive from various producers

Whether they liked it or not, it seems like everyone has something to say about Desiigner’s XXL freestyle Desiigner‘s career has been nothing short of a whirlwind, thus far. From signing to G.O.O.D Music to earning a #1 spot on the Billboard charts, this young man has been thrust into an arena full of the…

4PM in london
New Music Jun 25  |  

Bonkaz turns Drake’s “4PM In Calabassas” into “4PM In London”

Bonkaz doesn’t cut corners on his latest release, “4PM In London.” The London-based emcee says everything he needs to say on the remix to Drake’s “4PM In Calabassas,” including what sounds like a few aggressive shots in Popcaan‘s direction. Popcaan yuh nuh easy dawg. — #SAUCE (@Bonkaz) June 17, 2016 Most importantly, this song lets Bonkaz…

No Hookahs

Steve G. Lover – “No Hookahs” ft. Childish Gambino

They have different styles, but Steve G. Lover and Childish Gambino compliment each other well on “No Hookahs.” That’s probably because they’re brothers. The two teamed up to drop verses over Tyga‘s “Hookah,” as part of Steve’s Rich Black American project. The newly released project is presented by DJ Rhetorik and features a total of eighteen…

luv
New Music Jun 24  |  

Tory Lanez – “Luv” (Video)

Caribbean sounds and vibes are in and everybody knows it. Tory Lanez is making sure that he is a part of the action. Earlier this month, he dropped his song “Luv“. Produced by Benny Blanco and Cashmere Cat, they sample/interpolate Tanto Metro and Devonte‘s reggae classic,  “Everyone Falls In Love Sometimes.” Watch Tory’s “Luv” video…

waving goodbye
New Music Jun 24  |  

Sia & Diplo – “Waving Goodbye”

Pop professionals, Sia & Diplo, reunite on “Waving Goodbye” as part of the soundtrack for The Neon Demon. It’s big, anthemic, and right up the ally of these two stars. The Neon Demon is a psychological thriller starring Elle Fanning, Keanu Reeves, Christina Hendricks and Jena Malone. It revolves around a young model who moves to…

hype
New Music Jun 24  |  

Dizze Rascal & Calvin Harris light up the dance floor with “Hype”

Dizzee Rascal and Calvin Harris have collaborated in the past on tracks like “Here 2 China”and “Dance Wiv Me.” The teo reunite again to bring us “Hyp”, an uptempo banger ready to set the party on fire. Listen to “Hype” below and purchase the single on iTunes.

inner child
New Music Jun 24  |  

Brandyn Burnette – “Inner Child”

Brandyn Burnette‘s “Inner Child” is the perfect wind down from a long day at your 9-5 that you’re only at to fuel your bigger dreams. Keep going. Anyway, it’s mellow, relaxing, and has a touch of inspiration at the end. If only it was another minute long in order to change it from an interlude…

flutter
New Music Jun 24  |  

Virtual Riot collabs with Madi for “Flutter”

German producer, Virtual Riot, is in the mood for the summer on his latest track, “Flutter.” He is assisted by Madi who adds passionate vocals to complement the future bass/house inspired track. Stream “Flutter” below and grab the single on iTunes.

project e.t.

Future & DJ Esco – ‘Project E.T. Esco Terrestrial’ (Mixtape)

Future has been hinting at a summer at making his play over for the summer. It’s bout time..secure the summer — FUTURE/FREEBANDZ (@1future) June 23, 2016 Over the past day or so, he left cryptic tweets tat left fans wondering what his next move would be. Ion no how they gone take this new shit,I…

Female Emcees

10 female artists poised to become top-tier emcees

With the growing diversity and sub-genres in hip hop today, you would think that we would have just as much diversity in the type of artists as the music. One alarming thing that I find lacking is the presence of more female emcees in the top tier. Besides Nicki Minaj, are there any other women that…

Jay Joint
New Music Jun 20  |  

Jarreau Vandal and Mr. Carmack cover Rihanna’s “Jay Joint”

Did you know that Jarreau Vandal can sing? Neither did I, but the Netherlands-based producer delivers an engaging vocal performance to top things off on his recent collaborative release with Mr. Carmack, a remix of Rihanna’s “Jay Joint.” It should come as no surprise that these two include a number of subtle surprises to keep…

Read Frank Ocean's open letter addressing the Orlando massacre

Read Frank Ocean’s poignant open letter addressing the Orlando massacre

Frank Ocean, like many of us, needed a period of time to truly absorb the horror of what occurred at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando last week. The reclusive singer emerged to poignantly deliver his thoughts in regards to the massacre, the hatred that exists for non heterosexual people in the world, and the society that…

Refugee Song
New Music Jun 22  |  

Common, Gregory Porter & Keyon Harold – “Running (Refugee Song)”

It’s been a hot topic in many arenas for quite some time now, but Common, Gregory Porter and Keyon Harold saw fit to bring the global refugee crisis to the forefront of our minds from their perspective with their new collaborative song, “Running (Refugee Song).” The video features footage of refugee statistics, Gregory Porter singing,…

the way
New Music Jun 18  |  

West London rapper E.Mak seeks to motivate with “The Way”

“The Way” is West London emcee’s E. Mak latest record, which follows up the previously released “How You Feel.” The last few months have been a time of development and growth for him, as he has been on the road supporting his 6 Figure Music teammate TE dness on the Section Boyz Tour. Now he is back in…

Saint Pablo
New Music Jun 18  |  

WondaGurl puts an ominous spin on Kanye West’s “Saint Pablo”

Toronto producer WondaGurl has an extensive history of hard-hitting success behind the boards, and she ups the ante once more with a chilling remix of Kanye West‘s “Saint Pablo.” With the help of Daxz, she introduces a number of subtle shifts that give the recently released gem a new feel. Stream WondaGurl’s “Saint Pablo” remix below.

Blame Me

Premiere: Geovarn refuses to lose on the BNJMN-produced “Blame Me”

North London R&B talent Geovarn connects with Film Noir cofounder and producer extraordinaire BNJMN for “Blame Me,” a laid back cut with modern stylings that portrays genuine, human emotions with ease. The song’s lyrics center around a few concepts that many of us can identify with – an abundance of ambition and a “you can’t play me” mentality. As…

Come And See Me

Watch PARTYTNEXTDOOR’s “Come And See Me” video featuring Kylie Jenner

It looks like SnapChat is poised to be an even bigger social platform if recent trends are any indication. PARTYNEXTDOOR gave a big cosign this morning, allowing his new video for “Come And See Me” to be seen on SnapChat’s “discovery” section before it was released on the internet. The video prominently features Kylie Jenner,…

all my children
New Music Jun 24  |  

Gucci Mane flexes his influential status on “All My Children”

Gucci Mane has been making headlines on headlines since his release from prison and we see no signs of it slowing down anytime soon. What is well known in hip hop circles is that Gucci Mane has a certain influence and respect in the community that rivals that of your local diplomat. Guwop gets busy…

wasted love
New Music Jun 20  |  

TroyBoi and Sam Sure’s “Wasted Love” is pop music of the future

TroyBoi has a very distinct production sound. He combines his cinematic sounds with poignant vocals from Sam Sure on “Wasted Love” to create pop music from the future. There isn’t an abundance of lyrics on this song, but the melodies have the potential to be echoing through your head for hours. Stream “Wasted Love” below.

Future & DJ Esco - 'Project E.T. Esco Terrestrial' (Mixtape)

Jun 24   |   Darren Gooden
Future has been hinting at a summer at making his play over for the summer. It's bout time..secur...

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