Darren Gooden

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Metro Boomin - "No Complaints" ft. Offset & Drake

Metro Boomin – “No Complaints” ft. Offset & Drake

Hit producer, Metro Boomin, dropped some art on Twitter to rollout a new single on Thursday. On Friday (Jun. 23), OVO Sound Radio episode 46 aired a day early. During the show, Metro Boomin’s new song “No Complaints” featuring Offset and Drake premiered. Steam below and get your download on iTunes. “No Complaints” arrives days after . . .

Watch DJ Khaled’s “(Intro) I’m So Grateful” video ft. Sizzla

Watch DJ Khaled’s “(Intro) I’m So Grateful” video ft. Sizzla

The intro to Grateful gets beautiful, scenic visuals DJ Khaled‘s tenth studio album, Grateful, is out! He started it off with a surprising collab with Reggae legend, Sizzla. A beautiful jungle sets the scene for the “(Intro) I’m So Grateful” music video. We also get more camera time from executive producer, Asahd. Watch the Ivan Verrios-directed visuals below . . .

DJ Khaled Grateful Album Stream

DJ Khaled – ‘Grateful’ (Album Stream)

DJ Khaled, the Master of Major Keys, returns with ‘Grateful’ LP He has been on a quite a run producing anthems with your favorite stars and taking over the social media waves. DJ Khaled‘s tenth studio album release, Grateful, is here and full of major names. He got us in gear with singles like “Shining,” “I’m . . .

Drake "Signs" Paris Fashion Week

Drake debuts “Signs” for Paris Fashion Week

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 . . .

Australian producer Golden Vessel connects with Elkkle & Mallrat on Shoulders
New Music Jun 21  |  

Australian producer Golden Vessel connects with Elkkle & Mallrat on “Shoulders”

Stream electronic R&B cut, “Shoulders,” by Golden Vessel Australian producer, Golden Vessel, (real name Max Byrne) is here with a smooth mix of future electronic R&B and Hip-Hop hints on his latest offering “Shoulders.” “Shoulders” is a song of relationships, from friendship to deep love, that shows those transformations with a fun delivery. Golden Vessel produces . . .

ASAP Ferg Tango ft Kanobby Frankie P
New Music Jun 21  |  

ASAP Ferg – “Tango” ft. Kanobby (Prod. by Frankie P)

ASAP Ferg is straight with his words on “Tango.” The Kanobby-featuring track finds Ferg on less tempo and bass-driven mode as he takes the time to show his lyrical skills and tell us more of his story. Speaking to Beats 1, the ASAP Ferg said that “Tango” is meant to be direct. “You can’t dance around . . .

Maurice Moore Sensei
New Music Jun 20  |  

Maurice Moore shows dynamic style on “Sensei”

Maurice Moore is on his way to the release of his The Amber Room project. He drops “Sensei” to gear up anticipation. Produced by KingBNJMN, Auracle, and Maurice, the trio create a dynamic soundscape that transforms smoothly throughout the track. Stream below.

Tristan Price Make You Feel It
New Music Jun 20  |  

Tristan Price – “Make You Feel It”

Minnesota singer, Tristan Price, comes through with the heartfelt, “Make You Feel It.” He balances seductive/suggestive lyrics with enough classic R&B sentiment to give a glimpse of past stylings. Stream below and get the single on iTunes.

Mario Pain Is The New Pleasure
New Music Jun 20  |  

Mario – “Pain Is The New Pleasure”

We last heard from Mario when he dropped the calypso-leaning “Let Me Help You” six months ago. He is back more R&B-focused on his new song, “Pain Is The New Pleasure.” “Pain is the new pleasure/ Losing your direction/ Been missing the present/ Since you got a new president, I swear this sh*t is evident,” . . .

Tone Stith cover Drake Madiba Riddim
New Music Jun 19  |  

Tone Stith covers Drake’s “Madiba Riddim”

With nothing but a piano and stellar vocals, Tone Stith covers Drake‘s “Madiba Riddim” from the More Life album playlist. . . whatever. Tone is phenomenal. He sits up in his high register with ease making you want to join in right along with him. With a falsetto to make admiring listeners melt, we’re looking forward . . .

2 Chainz Blue Cheese Migos
New Music Jun 19  |  

2 Chainz and Migos flex in the “Blue Cheese” music video

2 Chainz hit fans with his Pretty Girls Like Trap Music album last Friday. He’s back with Migos to drop the music video for “Blue Cheese.” Beautiful models strut their stuff to a catchy Migos hook. They went from rags to riches, indeed. All members of this production seem to be having the time of their . . .

2 Chainz Pretty Girls Like Trap Music
New Music Jun 16  |  

2 Chainz – ‘Pretty Girls Like Trap Music’ (Album Stream)

He dropped it early! 2 Chainz releases his Pretty Girls Like Trap Music album. The 15-track offering includes guest appearances by Gucci Mane,  Quavo, Travis Scott, Nicki Minaj, Pharrell, Trey Songz, and more. Stream below and get your copy on iTunes. Y’all ready???? Might just drop this bih early I’m tired of waiting — Tity Boi (2 Chainz) (@2chainz) . . .

Mir Fontane Frank Ocean Video
New Music Jun 16  |  

Mir Fontane – “Frank Ocean” (Video)

Camden’s Fontane drops the “Frank Ocean” visuals Mir Fontane takes us back to his home of Camden, New Jersey, to deliver the “Frank Ocean” music video. The footage primarily shows Mir outside of a girl’s house singing his tune and wondering why she doesn’t play his music while she rocks to industry faves Drake, J. . . .

DJ Khaled Rihanna Bryson Tiller Wild Thoughts video

Watch DJ Khaled, Rihanna, and Bryson Tiller’s “Wild Thoughts” video

We saw the pictures teasing DJ Khaled, Rihanna, and Bryson Tiller in Miami. This resulted in the new video for “Wild Thoughts” off of DJ Khaled’s forthcoming I’m Grateful album which follows up “To The Max” featuring Drake. This Santana-sampling track was also co-written by PARTYNEXTDOOR. Watch the Colin Tilley-directed “Wild Thoughts video below. Look out . . .

Big Boi - 'Boomiverse' (Album Stream)

Big Boi – ‘Boomiverse’ (Album Stream)

Outkast‘s Big Boi makes his full return with his third studio album, Boomiverse. The 12-track offering includes guest appearances by Killer Mike, Jeezy, Gucci Mane, Snoop Dogg, Eric Bellinger, and more. Stream below and get your copy of the LP on iTunes.