The UK’s Naughty Boy (@NaughtyBoyMusic) links up with the Taylor Gang general Wiz Khalifa and fellow UK artist Ella Eyre for this track from his upcoming album Hotel Cabana, dropping on the 26th of August. Take a listen below.
Currensy (@CurrenSy_Spitta) hits the studio in New Orleans, Louisiana to record the fourth instalment of his “Audio Dope” track series. Keep an eye out for the song dropping soon.
Lupe Fiasco (@lupefiasco) continues his onslaught and piles it on the already high compacted mountain of Kendrick Lamar responses. This is Lupe’s second offering and the third installment of his SLR (Super Lupe Rap) series. Listen below.
The Weeknd (@theweeknd) has caught the same bug that made others make their own renditions of Lorde’s buzz worthy tune “Royals”. Listen to the XO crooner add a powerful and airy feel to Lorde’s song then go pre-order both of their albums which come out in September. https://soundcloud.com/theweekndxo/royals-the-weeknd-remix
Joe Budden (@JoeBudden) takes his turn at responding to Kendrick’s verse on Control. This definitely is the strongest response thus far, along with his Slaughterhouse brother Joell Ortiz. Check out the 5 minute response by Joe below.
Keep calm and listen to Ellie Goulding (@EllieGoulding) angelically soothing voice breeze over this wavy track called “Under Control”. While the rappers are focused on Kendrick Lamar’s verse from “Control”, Ellie gives us a new tune from her forthcoming album Halcyon Days. Available on iTunes August 26th. via FITA
Joe Budden (@joebudden) said he wouldn’t release his response to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” verse but thank God for the internet and whoever managed to record this off a ustream chat. Listen below and cross your fingers for the CDQ.
Jae Millz (@jae_millz) resurfaces with this new track called “Slow Flow” produced by Dame Grease. This is the first offering from Jae Millz upcoming mixtape, R.O.T.S (Reality Of The Situation) coming in September.
@ASAPferg drops his @XDannyXBrownX collaboration to help promote the release of Ferg’s debut project Trap Lord, dropping August 20th. You can preview the album here.
The homie Grafh (@Grafh) steps up and goes off on Kendrick Lamar with this response.