Tagged: Tree

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Tree & Chris Crack Soften Trap’s Edges on #TREESWAG

Tree’s something of an anomaly in Chicago’s current landscape; it’s easy to forget that Chicago was once defined by warm, weathered soul samples instead of drill’s apocalypse-beckoning bombast. His presence is a reminder that there’s … read more »

POSTED May 1, 2014 5:49PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Video: Tree, “Godlike”

Tree’sbeen a singular voice in Chicago since well before drill took off; the gravel-voiced soul trap originator has held down his world-weary corner since his 2010 debut The 3rd Floor. This year’s @MCTREEG EP represents … read more »

POSTED April 24, 2014 1:54PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Video: Tree, “Like Whoa”

It’s awfully cold in Chicago these days, but Tree’s got a smile on his face as he bounces around his hometown in this new video for “Like Whoa” nonetheless. Which only goes to highlight the … read more »

POSTED February 5, 2014 8:42PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Mixtape Saturday: Young Thug and Bloody Jay, Tree, Skipper, Frequent Flyers

Welcome back to Mixtape Saturday, a weekly roundup of great rap tapes around the web hosted by FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey. This week, she talks about Young Thug and Bloody Jay’s seamless collaboration, HBK Gang’s … read more »

POSTED January 25, 2014 9:57AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , ,

Download Tree’s The @MCTreeG EP

Last year Chicago rapper/producer Tree set himself apart with Sunday School II: When Church Lets Out, a christening of sorts for his trademark amalgamation of soul samples and trap beats, soul trap. Today the wizened, … read more »

POSTED January 21, 2014 10:07PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,

Stream: Tree, “Probably Nu It”

As you may have heard, Tree is getting ready to drop his Sunday School II follow-up, The @MCTREEG EP, next Tuesday (January 21). Last week the Chicago rapper/producer previewed the Scion AV collaboration by way … read more »

POSTED January 13, 2014 10:48PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Tree, “Like Whoa”

On January 21, Chicago’s premier soul trap rapper-producer Tree will follow-up on last year’s standout Sunday School II: When Church Lets Out tape with an EP called The @MCTreeG. Here, a first taste: “Like Woah,” … read more »

POSTED January 9, 2014 2:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Giftz f. Tree & Lucki Eck$, “Fuck Em All (Remix)” MP3

Chicago rapper Giftz’ “Fuck Em All” originally featured verses from King Louie and Rockie Fresh, but this new version, with talented underdogs Tree and Lucki Eck$ is weirder and heavier. France-born, Chicago-raised producer C-Sick’s dark, … read more »

POSTED November 14, 2013 6:33PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,
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Keys N Krates f. King L, Cyhi the Prynce and Tree, “Dum Dee Dum (Remix)” MP3

This is an unlikely combination that somehow works: Toronto production trio Keys N Krates recruit G.O.O.D. Music’s Cyhi The Prynce and two of Chicago’s best rappers, King L and Tree, to remix their track “Dum … read more »

POSTED October 22, 2013 2:23PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Download Tree’s Sunday School II Mixtape

The new tape from Chicago’s odd man out Tree has arrived, starring the grainy-voiced rapper and onetime salesman of fine women’s shoes. A 17-track church service of sorts, Sunday School II: When Church Lets Out … read more »

POSTED May 15, 2013 3:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , ,