VICE/Noisey (@NoiseyMusic) went into uncharted territory known as Chicago but more popularly known in rap as “Chiraq”. In this first episode of their eight part series they spotlight Chief Keef, Young Chop and Lil Reese as front runners in the Drill rap scene. Watch below. Advertisements
Birdman (@Birdman5Star) and Lil Wayne accompany YMCMB’s newest addition Euro on the first offering from the next compilation “Young Money: Rise Of An Empire” which is set to hit stores on March 11th. Purchase on iTunes and listen below.
Here’s a bomb-less version of Fat Joe and 50 Cent’s collision on “Free Again”. Kay Slay finagled this for his Rhyme Or Die album. Listen below.
Skeme (@Skeme) is putting his bid in for XXL to recognize him as a 2014 XXL Freshmen. Inglewood’s very own hops on Young Thug’s “Stoner” and Rich Homie Quan’s “Get TF Out My Face”. Tell us if you think Skeme makes his case to be inducted as a 2014 Freshmen.
Don’t call it a cum back. Okay that was dirty but not as raunchy as Kool Keith’s new song about his quest to find out what that mouf do. The 47 year old Bronx rapper reemerges with some younger talent assisting him by way of KidMiddi and Rouge. This oral sex anthem is taken from…
Timbaland (@Timbaland) unearths a rough demo of “Bounce” which is not to be confused with The Blueprint 2 track “The Bounce”. Listen to the early stages of the song that is supposed to appear on Textbook Timbo. FOS
Disclosure (@disclosure) and Sam Smith (@samsmithworld) joined forces and took over Late Night With Jimmy Fallon as the musical guest for the evening. The UK artists performed a live rendition of “Latch” on the heels of their Terminal 5 Invasion and having Mary J Blige join them during their set. via Andy
Shawty Lo (@THATSSHAWTYLO) dropped his I’m Da Man 4 mixtape early last year and is back at it again to start off 2014 with this new joint “Paper Boi”. Listen below courtesy of DJ P. via DGB
Although Kid Ink (@kid_ink) is already “The Man” on the charts after his new album “My Own Lane” debuted number #3 behind Beyonce, he isn’t letting up and decides to do add a verse over Aloe Blacc’s “The Man”. Listen below. via RX
Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) took stage as the musical guest on The Late Show with David Letterman. Ellie decided to do a live rendition of “Burn” as her selection to perform in front of the studio audience. Watch the footage below and get Halcyon Days on iTunes.