Jazz Cartier has another high octane on this single. He brought Ro Ransom along for the ride. “Make A Mess” is a tense, hard-hitting, Mike WiLL Made-It-produced, Red Bull Sound Select-approved release that packs a strong enough punch to give your car speakers a run for their money. In regards to working with Ro, Jazz . . .
New York buzzing rapper Ro Ransom returns with a rhythmic new single called “Prettiest.” For those who are unfamiliar with Ro’s previous work or movement he’s had his hands full within the past year, he’s has co-written hits like Khalid’s “Let’s Go” off his American Teen album, and went on a cross country tour with Dua . . .
Versatile producer Felix Snow connects with Ro Ransom for “Lamb,” a light new record that is more than catchy enough to merit inclusion on my summer playlists. Felix told the Fader: “When Ro started doing a whisper rap on it, I knew we had something infectious. I was literally bouncing up and down in this comfy bouncy ass studio chair.” Stream . . .
Ro Ransom and Kensai Abbot‘s original version of “See Me Fall” was a dark affair, but the Y2K remix is Empire Strikes Back levels of dark. Ominous melodies are the focus of this composition, but we also hear a more organic sound at the very beginning, thanks to some gloomy piano chords that serve as the introduction . . .
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib pull in three more proven emcees, as Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$, and Ransom join them for the remix to “Knicks.” Look for Gibbs and Madlib’s Knicks Remix EP to drop on November 18th. Stream the “Knicks” remix below, and check out the Knicks Remix EP afterwards. 01 Knicks (Remix) f. Action . . .
Mike Will Made It gave us drop after drop in anticipation of his Ransom 2 project. We heard tunes like “Gucci On My,” “On The Come Up,” “Razzle Dazzle,” and more. The 17-track offering comes with contributions from Big Sean, Lil Yachty, 21 Savage, Migos, Kendrick Lamar, Future, 2 Chainz, Rae Sremmurd, Lil Wayne, and more. Stream . . .
Mike Will Made It and Rihanna have joined forces to drop the first official single from his upcoming Ransom 2 project. He made announcements all over his social media profiles to get fans ready for this release and the response has confirmed that the people have been waiting for this track. #NothingsPromised — Mike Will . . .
Today, I interview Bronx native Eli Saf. Eli has been making a lot of moves lately, especially with his latest track “Happy.” We spoke with Eli about the success of his single, his industry aspirations, and much more. How’ve you been ? I’ve been extremely busy with school, work, & of course music. I’m happy . . .
Joe Budden connects with Ransom once again for “Make A Deal,” a new release from his #SomeLove weekly series. This will not be featured on Joe’s forthcoming solo album, Some Love Lost. Stream “Make A Deal” below.
Following on from the success of last years collaborative album Boom Bap & Blues, singer/ songwriter Jared Evan and producer Statik Selektah have announced a follow up album titled Still Blue set to drop October 28. Our first taste of the goodness comes with the release of “Outside,” which sees the duo enlist the help . . .
Mike Will Made It recently dropped the Ransom 2 mixtape which includes the Big Sean-featuring “On The Come Up.” The two are back with visuals for the single. It’s an intense set of images with fiery backdrops, a police chase, and more. Watch the music video below and grab Mike Will’s Ransom 2 on iTunes. #RANSOM2 SUPER . . .
Mike WiLL Made It brings in another all-star cast for his latest release, “Perfect Pint.” This time, Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane and Rae Sremmurd step up to the plate. Ransom 2‘s release is right around the corner. Pre-order Ransom 2 via iTunes. Stream “Perfect Pint” below.
Fresh off releasing the single “Hasselhoff” which is on Mike-Will-Made It’s forthcoming Ransom 2 project, Lil Yachty decided to remix Katy Perry’s hit “Chained to The Rhythm.” The BoatRemix adds a little more bass, crisp hi-hats, accompanied by two patented Yachty verses. Although an unlikely pairing Yachty doesn’t step outside himself on the Katy rework. . . .
Mike WiLL Made It‘s Ransom 2 project drops on March 24th, and “Razzle Dazzle” just might be an indication of what to expect. Featuring a guest appearance from Future, this one is a percussion-heavy banger with some verses that toe the line between vulnerable introspection and cocky boasts. Stream “Razzle Dazzle” below.
We’re seeing collaboration from some of the most popular young Hip-Hop and Trap artists for Mike Will Made It‘s upcoming album, Ransom 2. He has recently released “Gucci On My” featuring 21 Savage, YG, and Migos and “On The Come Up” featuring Big Sean. Now, we have the Lil Yachty featuring “Hasselhoff.” Listen below and . . .