Atlanta’s Lil Silk (@BuzzFlightyear) and Skypad War (@skypadwar) pay homage to Gucci over production by Jake Goes Digital & Chris Blaq Beats. This new single from Lil Silk will appear on his upcoming Son Of A Hustler mixtape that drops this Thursday, February 21st. Take a listen to “Burr” below.
CyHi The Prynce (@CyhiThePrynce) keeps the visuals coming as he honor celebrates the birthday of political activist, Huey P. Newton. Produced by Anthony Kilhoffer, M16, and Tec Beatz, look for “Huey” to appear on CyHi’s upcoming Black Hystori Project, executive produced by Kanye West, dropping February 24th. Peep the video after the jump.
Ashanti (@Ashanti) teams up with Beenie Man for this riddim influenced single “First Real Love” from her oft delayed album Braveheart which drops on March 4th. Listen below.
Timbaland (@Timbaland) shot a video at the end of 2013 with Pharrell and Justin Timberlake for a song he previewed back in 2012. We now find a clip that surfaced from the set of the video shoot to the song “Been It”. Textbook Timbo is in the works to be released this year. Watch below.…Details
Lil Wayne and DJ Scoob Doo team up once again for a new viral series called “Weezy Wednesday”. The first episode “Lil Wayne’s Krib” (which we’ve seen a dozen times already) takes us around Tunechi’s home in New Orleans as he shows his new line of watches and skate park built on the property. Watch…Details
Vince Staples (@vincestaples) is probably one of the most underrated in my book but hopefully that will soon change with the release of his forthcoming project Shyne Coldchain Vol 2. Vince calls on James Fauntleroy to assist with his signature crooning on the hook over Scoop DeVille’s provided sound bed. Listen below.
All good things must come to an en end and the run 50 Cent had under Dr. Dre and Eminem from 2002 onward was as good as it gets. Today we learn that 50 Cent has left Interscope/Shady/Aftermath for greener pastures at Caroline Records, an indie subsidiary of Capitol Records. While on the roster at…Details