Kendrick Lamar‘s “Sing About Me” was one of the most intimate, personal songs on good kid, m.A.A.d city. Kendrick told several powerful narratives in gripping fashion, assisted by Skhye Hutch and Sounwave‘s emotive production. Brooklyn-based producer Soft Glas switched things up beautifully, remixing the song with beautiful instrumentation that might be echoing through your head . . .
I’ve really started to look forward to Dave East‘s remixes, which is not something I can say for a lot of emcees these days. He really sounds hungry on every single verse. For his latest takeover, he grabs the beat to Kodak Black‘s “Skrilla” and turns it into “Deposits.” The results? Fire. Watch the video . . .
Throughout “Medicine,” Boston lyricist/emcee Kwaku tells a story of his past actions in a story about the difficulties of starting a serious relationship with a girl who’s playing games with him – just as he used to do, giving him a taste of his own medicine. The track was produced by Shadowkey, Spenser Edmund, and . . .
TOULOUSE manages to make every song he releases into an emotional culmination. The talented singer/songwriter’s Extended Plea captivates as expected, with a grand total of eight soul wrenching records. The project, which was released via the Los Angeles-based Terrible Records, speaks to emotions that are often viewed as weaknesses in a very poignant way that . . .
Durham’s Danny Blaze flows with southern style on “Keep It Player” Durham, North Carolina’s Danny Blaze links with fellow Carolina native, Well$, for “Keep It Player.” It’s a funky, upbeat Hip-Hop cut that stays true to title. One of the best things about this song is that he shouts out his producer in the first . . .