Freddie Gibbs (@freddiegibbs) and @Madlib will finally unleash (Cocaine) Piñata on March 18th. Some of the song titles revealed are “High”, “Real” and Broken” which have contributions from Danny Brown, Raekwon, Ab-Soul, Scarface and more. For now, we get the first offering featuring Odd Future’s very own Domo Genesis and Earl Sweatshirt on “Robes” which…Details
If hypebeast and hipsters, all got along, they probably wouldn’t scroll down to the end of this blog. Kendrick Lamar had the world on it’s ear after not winning any GRAMMY categories he was nominated for despite his highly impressive and successive run since releasing his major label debut “good kid, m.A.A.d city”. Instead of…Details
Platinum rapper, 2 Pistols (@2pistols) and Coke Boyz’ Chinx (@ChinxMusic) pull up and drop off new music today off 2 Pistols’ upcoming Coming Back Hard project. Produced by Jeremy Greene, you can catch this and more on 2 Pistols’ mixtape dropping February 4th. Shouts to XZ.
Joey Badass (@joeybadass_) kicked it with MiMi while on the road for The Smoker’s Club tour while in Phoenix, Arizona. To start off, Joey talks about his tour life and the subtle differences in his life now that he’s become successful in the rap game. Joey also reveals that since he’s already got to rap…Details
FKA Twigs (@FKAtwigs) wandered off into the Mayan village of Tulum while in Mexico and had the cameras rolling as she did an impromptu performance. Twigs set up shop surrounded by natives and did a captivating live rendition of “Hide” taken from her EP2 project which earned her a spot on our Best New Artists…Details
J. Holiday (@KingJHoliday) dropped a new album today titled, Guilty Conscience. To accompany his new release the Atlanta based R&B artist releases a new video for his single off the project, “Incredible.” You can check out J’s new visual below, directed by IBK Studios.
Cam’ron (@MrCamron) and A-Trak (@ATRAK) let loose their first offering “Humphrey” as a sign of what’s to come from their highly anticipated project Federal Reserve. Listen below. https://soundcloud.com/a-trak/a-trak-camron-humphrey via ComplexDetails
Janelle Monáe (@JanelleMonae) followed up J. Cole’s jump start for VH1’s Super Bowl Blitz concert series. The Arch Android took stage in the Bronx performing a string of jams including joints from her new album The Electric Lady. Watch below.
Well this should be interesting, to say the least. I mean stranger things have happened like Chancellor becoming a cohabitant with James Blake, so yeah. Chance The Rapper managed to find himself in the lab with Mike WiLL Made It and Skrillex, no telling what will happen but hopefully we hear it soon.
Kendrick Lamar (@kendricklamar) continued to make guest appearances in the big apple and joined his west coast brethren Dom Kennedy at Irving Plaza. DOM and K. Dot performed a live rendition of “We Ball” for the crowd in attendance. Watch below.