As we progress as a culture, the fine line between hip-hop and electronic music becomes evermore obscured. And perhaps that’s a good thing because as a result we get interesting, new music and ideas. Case in point: this new track by the elusive UK producer SBTRKT featuring Harlem spitter/crooner ASAP Ferg. SBTRKT’s cloudy production, slow and steady tempo is a perfect catalyst for Ferg to lay down some outrageous vocals and bizarre lyrics. Don’t believe us? Check it out for yourself after the jump.

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Singer-songwriter Sam Smith went from being just another ordinary English boy to a worldwide sensation thanks to his pipes and honest, confessional lyrics. The same could be said about ASAP Rocky, who went from standing on the block in Harlem to being one of the most distinct rappers in the world today. So it’s not that farfetched that Rocky would jump on Smith’s “I’m Not the Only One” to deliver two stellar and equally heartfelt verses. Check out the track below.

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Carrtoons n Cereal Feature

There was never a dull moment in Austin, TX during SXSW 2012. For those in attendance, it was an eventful week filled with non-stop music, energetic fans and plenty of events to keep attendees occupied. With so much going on, iHipHop was everywhere, from the streets to the nights’ hottest shows. Allow us to share with you our recap of SXSW, from behind our lens. Enjoy! Photos by Lucas Alvarado / Far Fetched Future.