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1xtra Mix

R3ll Brings Jersey Club Across the Pond on His BBC 1xtra Mix

Yesterday, 23-year-old Jersey Club DJ/producer R3ll gave a brief interview and debuted a mix for BBC Radio 1xtra. The opening interview with Jamz Supernova touched on R3ll’s history with Jersey Club and how the sound … read more »

POSTED July 29, 2014 5:03PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
Plugged

Atlanta and Jamaica Clash On Zuse’s Plugged Mixtape

Last week Jamaican-born, Atlanta-bred Zuse dropped Plugged, a beatjack mix of freestyles over 2014′s biggest hits and Zuse’s own originals tracks. It launched with his remix of Jhene Aiko’s “The Worst,” and today we get … read more »

POSTED July 29, 2014 4:18PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,
All Out (1)

Joe Moses’s All Out Features Raunch Collabs with Ty Dolla $ign, Tyga & More

Last summer, DJ Mustard released a compilation mixtape Ketchup, and Joe Moses walked away with one of the most memorable verses on Ty Dolla $ign’s “Paranoid.” When it crossed-over to Top 40, Joe Moses’ verse … read more »

POSTED July 29, 2014 1:37PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
Freebase

2 Chainz Brings “Thriller” Back to Life in “Freebase” Video

Rappers pay tribute to late great artists all of the time, but 2 Chainz’s latest video “Freebase” puts a disclaimer out front to make it known he means no disrespect. There’s only one artist who … read more »

POSTED July 28, 2014 7:28PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,
Walk Thru

Rich Homie Quan Drops Bicoastal “Walk Thru” Video + New Album Features Drake, Lil Wayne

One of the sweetest perks of being a rapper is getting a check to literally show up at the club. Not to perform or promote or anything, but just to show up at a table, … read more »

POSTED July 28, 2014 1:51PM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: , , ,
Money Talks

Jay 305 Wastes No Time with “Money Talks, Bullshit Walks”

At the rate that West Coast rappers are pillaging though West Coast rap oldies, they will have ran through the entire G-Funk canon before getting halfway through the 2010s. Los Angeles’ Jay 305, who had … read more »

POSTED July 25, 2014 5:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
Down for so Long

Makonnen Is Bummed but Not Burnt on “Down 4 So Long”

Is it cool to say Makonnen is that guy right now? The Atlanta rapper/singer/based disciple has been collecting co-signs from the likes of Travi$ Scott and Miley Cyrus and drops a new song or video … read more »

POSTED July 25, 2014 4:43PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
She Fell in Love

Fat Trel Recruits Rick Ross and Nipsey Hussle for “She Fell In Love” Remix

Fat Trel’s “She Fell in Love” was one of his first major singles since signing with MMG and was a charming mix of loving tenderness and gangster swagger–the chorus starts She fell in love with … read more »

POSTED July 25, 2014 1:35PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , , ,
Attak

Rustie and Danny Brown Reconnect on the Electrifying “Attak”

Danny Brown and Rustie in 2014 makes too much sense. Both have made beloved, wholly unique music: Rustie pillaging Nintendo 64 sounds melting with bass drops, and Danny Brown facing a mid-life crisis head on … read more »

POSTED July 24, 2014 5:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,
Too Late

Bay Area Singer Molia Bolsters RnBass On “Too Late”

It’s official: R&B’s various new sub-genres and disparate styles have started earning their own titles. Molia’s “Too Late” captures one of those tiny waves with the descriptor “RnBass,” where 808s thump and party vibes are … read more »

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