Stream Guwop’s “Coachella” Gucci Mane is currently on the road for the “Trap God” U.S. tour. He got in some great performance time in California at the 2017 Coachella Music & Arts Festival recently. He is making noise online tonight by dropping a new track entitled “Coachella.” This follow up of the Rocko-featuring “Pardon Me” is . . .
“You might catch us locals mobbing at your cornerstore…” Milwaukee spitter Ishdarr drops off a new banger called “Locals” that gives a strong nod to smoking and building with the homies around the way. The track opens with !llmind‘s catchy synth section, which sets the tone from the jump for this hazy head-nodder. Stream “Locals” below.
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is a huge deal right now in theaters so Timbaland and !llmind have united to ride its wave with a new instrumental. “The Force (Turn Up)” is a sample-filled dance track ready for your local party. Listen to “The Force (Turn Up)” and get ready for Timbaland’s upcoming mixtape, King Stays King, out on . . .
“We all come from something different- me, Joe, Royce & Crooked – but I missed talking about what I come from. I’m a quarter of (in my opinion) the best rap group ever assembled, but I’m 100% of Joell. I want to tell that story some more.” Such are the opening words of Joell Ortiz . . .
Florida residents and Alamo Records labelmates Wifisfuneral and Smokepurpp celebrate deals and newfound success on “Run It Up.” The Florida rap scene is about to come to pick up steam and it’s going to be something we can’t ignore. If you haven’t heard of Wifisfuneral, Smokepurpp, Ski Mask The SlumpGod, Lil’ Pump, or Swagghollywood don’t worry – . . .
Unless you’ve been out of the country for the past year you most likely have heard of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton: An American Musical. This 11-time Tony Award winning Broadway show, led by a cast of mostly black and Latino actors, came like a tidal wave and has reported sold out ticket sales through July 2017. Riding . . .
To say that this project is “star-studded” might actually be an understatement. Broadway play The Hamilton is given a new set of wings by its newly released mixtape, which includes guest appearances from the likes of Nas, The Roots, Usher, Alicia Keys, Common, Wiz Khalifa, Sia, Miguel, Chance the Rapper, Busta Rhymes, Ashanti, Ja Rule, . . .
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 . . .
New York rapper Hoodie Allen is back with Happy Camper, a ten-track LP that was executive produced by !llmind. “My new album #HappyCamper is out now! You can get it from my website for free, it’s on Spotify, YouTube, Google Play, Soundcloud and if you are generous / lazy you can buy it for 4.99 . . .
Torae has been honing his craft since his entry into the rap game back in 1996, and the Coney Island veteran is hungry and focused on his newly released Entitled album. Entitled includes guest features from DJ Premier, Phonte, Teedra Moses, Mack Wilds, Pharoahe Monch, Jarell Perry, Nottz, and !llmind. The project is mellow at . . .
“Let me find out, they checking for who can spit again.” Torae comes out the gate with a focused mentality on “Get Down,” his Pete Rock-produced single. The newly released black and white video, which includes his performance at SOB’s, is a solid fit for Torae’s no-frills, lyrically instensive brand of artistry. Look for Torae’s . . .
Zachary Murdock is a talent we recently linked with for the premiere of “My Prayer“. After taking a listen to his For The Mad Ones EP, I’ll be sure to remain on the lookout for more material from him. Executive produced by Benny Reiner and !llmind, the futuristic soul poet takes us on an introspective, . . .
Roseville Music Group has steadily been releasing quality music for the masses. Founded by legendary New Jersey producer !llmind, the independent entity focuses on experimental production. Their latest release? Meet Jedi Jordan, a producer with an affinity for bright sounds and futuristic soundbeds. As the title itself would suggest, “Joyride” is an exhilarating listen from start . . .
Rostrum rapper Boaz brings in some West Coast heavy hitters to up the ante on his menacing single, “Like This.” Crooked I, Murs, and Fashawn each perform as expected over !LLmind-produced instrumentation. Boaz’s Intuition album is available in stores now. Stream the “Like This” remix below. (2DopeBoyz)
Brookyln producer !llmind‘s latest release, #BoomTrap, is just heavy enough to give you that satisfying feeling when you play it in your speaker system. It also contains enough intricacies to satisfy selective listeners. Combining hip-hop vibes and trap sensibilities, #BoomTrap has a little bit of something for everybody. You just might hear a few of . . .