The King-in-waiting shows us where he might fit on the urban radio carousel, after years of stamping music with his ATL style. It almost mirrors a B.o.B. approach, using space better and a soothing R&B refrain from Rico Love. Bang this in the whip is the message. Audio after the jump.
In this interview with KUBE 93 Seattle’s Sunday Night Sound Session, the new King of the South explains his ascent to the mainstream, the pressure to respond to Kendrick’s “Control” verse, the frustration with having to prove himself to more fans, and his new project. The homey has very balanced views on why he’s chronically slept on, and might make the next tier with this approach. Check the video after the jump.
Wiz Khalifa premieres the official video for his buzzing “We Dem Boyz” single, which features cameos from Rich Homie Quan and Big K.R.I.T. Blacc Hollywood coming soon.
After releasing numerous tracks from the project, producers Sean C & LV finally let go of their Loud Dreams Vol. 1 mixtape, which features bars from Dom Kennedy, Pusha T, A$AP Ferg, Raekwon, Smoke DZA, Fabolous and more.
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Spitta, Kushed God and Harry Fraud come together for a four-track collabo project entitled, The Stage EP.
Features include Big K.R.I.T. & French Montana. Tracklisting, download link and stream after the jump. Read More
the unofficial tag-team is one of hip-hop’s quiet victories over other forms of music. while rock and jazz and r&b is often replete with dual acts like the singer and the drummer, or the keyboard player and the bassist, hip-hop tends to thrive on the power of the individual voice.
K.R.I.T. releases another visual off his King Remembered In Time project. Directed by Steve-Ography.
Wu-Tang, Tyler The Creator, Danny Brown (and special performances from ODB and Eazy-E) are just a few of the names that headline this year’s Rock The Bells Festival. Check out the full lineup after the jump. Read More