Tagged: Hip-hop

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Stream: Future, “Honest” Album

Fresh off rocking alongside Outkast at this past weekend’s Coachella, Future Vandross tosses out a full stream of his sophomore effort Honest via MTV Artists. You can pre-order the album on iTunes now and surf … read more »

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HBD, Illmatic: Check Nas’ 2003 FADER Cover

Nasty Nas is serving Henny-soaked nostalgia this summer celebrating the twentieth anniversary of his seminal debut Illmatic. It’s an album so pronounced in form and ceaseless in slit-eyed authenticity that generations of rap fans still … read more »

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Download Ibn Inglor’s New Wave 2 Mixtape

Last year, Ibn Inglor dropped one of Chicago’s best kept secrets, New Wave, a visceral and gnashing portrait of urban isolation in a city where kids lose their friends. It was a tape that came … read more »

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Video: Childish Gambino f. Problem, “Sweatpants”

Early this morning, Childish Gambino dropped a clip for one of the thumpier cuts on his heralded Because the Internet LP. “Sweatpants” is stuffed with the winking one-liners the actor/rapper is infamous for—I got five … read more »

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Stream: DP, “Jabar”

20-year-old rapper DP puts Virginia Beach back on the map with new track “Jabar,” produced by Brooklyn Taylor. For a relative newcomer, the dude has bars; “Jabar” is gimmick-free and practically hook-free, like a flintier, … read more »

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Video: Little Simz, “Mandarin Oranges Part 2″

FADER PREMIERE North London’s Little Simz (b. 1994) hit up LA recently (must’ve been nice) and, in the process, recorded this video for “Mandarin Oranges Part 2,” the first track off her forthcoming debut EP. … read more »

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Mixtape Saturday: Girl Talk & Freeway, UNIIQU3, The Guys, Ferrari Smash

Welcome back to Mixtape Saturday, a weekly roundup of great rap tapes around the web hosted by The FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey. This week, she talks about Girl Talk and Freeway’s wholly unironic collaboration, UNIIQU3′s … read more »

POSTED April 12, 2014 9:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Video: Iamsu! f. 2 Chainz & Sage The Gemini, “Only That Real”

The partially-animated video for Iamsu! single “Only That Real,” featuring 2 Chainz and Sage The Gemini, premiered this morning over at MTV. With shots of Pinole Valley football fields, crowded NorCal streetcorners, and giant cartoon … read more »

POSTED April 11, 2014 1:43PM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: , , , ,
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Watch Ratking Play a Live Set on Just Jam

FADER PREMIERE: When they were over in London a couple weeks back, Ratking went off inside a green screen studio for a new episode of Just Jam, a live performance stream on the UK-based, music … read more »

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Download the Mad Decent Block Party 2014 Mixtape

A few days ago, multi-city summer festival Mad Decent Block Party unveiled its 2014 lineup. Today, you can download a new BitTorrent Bundle of the Mad Decent Block Party 2014 mixtape, featuring LIZ, Run the … read more »

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