Lil Wayne tackles “The Story of O.J.” and “Bank Account” beats We’ve heard rumors of Dedication 6 coming and now we have the first two tracks. Lil Wayne enlists Euro for “Blackin Out” which sees them going in over JAY Z‘s “The Story of OJ.” Wayne also takes on 21 Savage‘s hit single, “Bank Account.” Stream . . .
To get their global fanbase amped up for their forthcoming European tour, Singapore-based experimental label Darker Than Wax dropped an appropriately titled new album called DTW Hits Europe. The project features two songs by Ka-Yu and Silo. Stream DTW Hits Europe below. Tour Dates 6th Apr : Golem, Hamburg 7th Apr : Club GRETCHEN, Berlin . . .
Ever the adept emcee, Homeboy Sandman again fleshes out an utterly engaging track; this time from the mundane act of…riding a bus? Sandman’s uncanny ability to flesh out interesting details from overlooked routines is on full display. You can see the churches and fast food joints he describes whizzing past the window and you can imagine . . .
Over the weekend, Jeremih announced his project, Late Nights: Europe. Now, he delivers the 14 track mixtape whose songs were recorded while on tour throughout Europe featuring Wiz Khalifa, K Camp, Ty Dolla Sign, The Game, and more. Listen below.
Yeezus season approaches again, this time on another side of the world as Kanye West prepares to embark upon a European tour of just over two months. The tour launches on May 2nd at Perth Arena, and comes to a grand finale on July 6th at the Wireless Festival in Birmingham. Expect trails of decapitated . . .
Producer/ Musician/ DJ, Junia-T drops the music video for “Finally” ft. SABRE. This song and video is a pre-release in anticipation of Junia’s upcoming album Studio Monk, announced by the producer earlier this new year. Further details are TBA. Watch the Brian Gregory-directed video for the Garrett Hoy-produced track below. Be sure to catch Junia-T on the road DJ’ing . . .
European duo Day Fly shares “Do You Need Me” After a two year hiatus, the European Indie R&B/Pop duo, Day Fly, is back with a their new single and visual for “Do You Need Me.” Made up of Dutch producer, Rudy Jr., and London-born singer/songwriter Beau Nox, Day Fly creates a warm, nostalgic, synth-driven track. With the release of . . .
Lil Wayne, the “Best Rapper Alive,” is back with the 6th installment of the Dedication mixtape series hosted by DJ Drama. The 15-song project features Gudda Gudda, HoodyBaby, Nicki Minaj, Baby E, Euro, Cory Gunz, and Zoey Dollaz. Stream the Dedication 6 below.
Depending on how you look at it, DJs can be either gatekeepers or bridges. Instagram They can choose, simply, not to play a song. Or, through a beautiful array of techniques- the beatmatch, the mix, the remix, just to name a few- they can introduce new sounds to different markets. Nigeria’s DJ Spinall is one . . .
Chicago vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, NYLO, returns today with her new single, “Time Changes Everything.” She delivers a lush R&B track layered with smooth, melodic soul. When speaking on the single NYLO shares, “My longest battle in life has definitely been with mental health, my own and that of the people I love. I lost two of my . . .
You never know what to expect from Shabazz Palaces, and that’s a great thing. The experimental group released a new single called “Shine A Light,” and announced their forthcoming Tendai Maraire album, which is set to release on July 14th. Stream “Shine A Light” below. TRACKLIST: 1. Since C.A.Y.A 2. When Cats Claw 3. Shine . . .
South Floridian emcee Wifisfuneral delivers agile lyricism over bass-heavy trap production on his latest single, “2 Step.” The 808 Mafia-produced banger feels like a dark, somewhat hazy dream in hip-hop form. In regards to this song, Wifi told Pigeons&Planes: “My growth is reflected in the fact that if you asked me if I would be . . .
Hackney resident Frenzy released a new record called “High Vis” via SoundCloud, which follows up the previously released “Eurostar.” “High Vis” starts with an introduction in which Frenzy states, “I’ve been there, I’ve done that. It’s all me” as a precursor to what is to come. Frenzy uses “High Vis” to proclaim that the journey . . .
Evanston, Illinois native Kweku Collins is back on the map with a new self-produced track called “International Business Trip.” After his European tour, Kweku has a number of thoughts to unpack in his verses. Stream “International Business Trip” below, and check out his Nat Love project if you have yet to hear it.
Let’s get into it. Oddisee has a very high commitment to quality art that can be felt on every track of his new album, The Iceberg. Art is often a reflection of the times, and the Washington, D.C. native isn’t afraid to take it there. Religion, politics, race, economics and more are addressed both candidly . . .