Have you heard Kendrick Lamar‘s unreleased 2009 track, “Kurupted”? If not, well…here goes nothing. “Kurupted” features a lot of the charisma and unique vocal cues that make Kendrick such a force to be reckoned with, today. However, we can still tell that he’s a work in progress still. He’s not as intricate or as precise as he is today. Still worth the listen. Stream “Kurupted” below.
The irreplaceable Ab-Soul is back again with a new track, “Dub Sac,” produced by Tae Beast and Dave “miyatola” Free. The West Coast spitter enjoys his favorite green vice while riding around his hometown, which he expresses using his trademarks of witty wordplay and emphatic delivery. There’s been a bit of tension within the ranks . . .
With their roster expanding to include SZA and Isaiah Rashad in 2013, TDE has piqued the interest of many seeking to understand how they will continue to develop, both collectively and as individual artists. Well, wonder no more. TDE’s CEO tweeted that they will be releasing six albums in 2014 in the tweet below. Does . . .
As people move, so does music, borrowing and blending to reflect the different pieces of our global identities. Music is dynamic. In Nigeria today, this is afrobeats, a broad term used to describe Nigeria’s pop music. Rooted in Fela Kuti’s afrobeat, afrobeats plays with a broad array of genres, including hip hop, dancehall, grime, highlife, . . .
Hear Drake’s “Signs” in conection with Louis Vuitton’s SS18 collection for Paris Fashion Week In May, Drake shared a photo from the studio of his frequently collaborating producer Noah “40” Shebib. Speculation of new music was high and fans were on alert. Yesterday, Louis Vuitton’s style director Kim Jones announced that the brand would debut a . . .
“Well it’s Gucci Mane and GoldLink, and we got gold sinks.” GoldLink‘s “Crew” is an infectious anthem for a growing number of people, and Gucci Mane‘s addition to the At What Cost single is only going to add to its momentum. GoldLink, Brent Faiyaz and Shy Glizzy‘s contributions remain the same. Stream the “Crew” remix . . .