It’s been quite some time since O.T. Geneasis released his breakout track “CoCo” and although the rapper has kept relatively quiet since then he’s only now releasing the highly-anticipated followup in “The Flyest.” The track takes on a similar route as “CoCo” so there’s good chance you will be hearing this one on the radio soon enough. Check out the new O.T. Genasis cut after the jump.
Kendrick Lamar is debuting his music video for “King Kunta” off of his excellent To Pimp a Butterfly album. This is the second video for a To Pimp a Butterfly cut, the first being “i.” Check out the visuals for Kendrick Lamar’s “King Kunta” which was shot in and around Lamar’s hometown Compton.
During his day in New York, Kendrick Lamar hit the press circuit. One of his stops was to The Breakfast Club to talk about his sophomore album To Pimp a Butterfly (read our review here,) his relationship status with Whitney Alford, his thoughts on having a classic album, respecting fans, rapper Killer Mike, Tupac, future collaborations with J. Cole & Dre. Check out the full interview with The Breakfast Club after the jump.
With Lil Wayne, presumably Drake and Nicki Minaj and Rich Homie Quan now out it looks as if Birdman’s fullest attention is on New Atlanta’s superstar Young Thug. Thugger will be releasing Carter 6 later this year and with “Halftime,” “Beat It” and “Just Might Be” out the album is shaping out to be pretty dope thus far. And here Thugger is sharing “Check” another track that is said to appear on the forthcoming debut album. In the video Thugger and crew are just kicking back and having a good time on the Rich Gang tour bus. Check it after the jump!
LA Leakers are giving you the business with Troy Ave and Young Lito. Troy Ave and his BSB compadre join LA Leakers for a freestyle entitled “Snow Doubt.” The duo of Troy Ave and Young Lito light up Ice Cube’s classic “It Was A Good Day.” Check it out after the jump.
Waka Flocka Flame is dropping off the fifth installment of his Salute Me or Shoot Me series. The 20-track mixtape features some star studded guest spots from Future, Yo Gotti, Ca$h Out, Rico Love, Juvenile, and more. In addition Flocka will be releasing his forthcoming album, Flockaveli 2, on June 1st. Check out Salute Me or Shoot Me V after the jump.
Chicago’s best young talent teams up on Chief Keef’s “Faneto” remix. DJ Pharris brings together Sosa, Lil Bibby, Lil Herb and King Louie for the seven minute “Faneto” remix. Who do ya’ll think had the best verse overall? Check it out after the jump.
Raise your hand if you’re still waiting on on that DOOM and Ghostface album? What about Madvillainy 2? But this should more than tide us over for the time being: DOOM and Flying Lotus have announced a joint album.
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Detroit links up on MAHD’s “G.M.W.A.M.N.” (Gettin’ Money Wit All My N*ggas.) Guilty Simpson joins MAHD for this new cut which is said to be featured on MAHD’s forthcoming new album 13. Check out Detroit unified on MAHD’s “G.M.W.A.M.N.” after the jump.
With Rich Homie Quan now officially solo (as he stepped away from Rich Gang) he is prepping the release of his debut full length. Crazy to think RHQ still hasn’t had a solo album, especially since his smash hit “Type of Way” first made waves in the summer of 2013. Either way, RHQ is determined to drop something this year. Here, he teams up with his frequent produced Will-a-Fool for “You Not.” Check it after the jump!
Migos’ forthcoming album YRN: Tha Album will be out June 16th. The trio of Quavo, Offset, and Takeoff sat down with HipHopDX to discuss the aforementioned album. During the interview the trio predicted that their album will go diamond. Yep, diamond. Check out the full interview via HipHopDX after the jump.
iLoveMakonnen has released the Drink More Water 5 mixtape, which features collaborations with Migos, Rome Fortune, Gucci Mane, and more. It also includes the previously released “Drink More Water 5 Freestyle” and “Super Clean.” You can download it right here via LiveMixtapes, check out the tracklist after the jump, and also stream the whole thing after the jump.
Just a day removed from dropping the stellar “Southside” Tony Yayo returns with another new one in “Front Door.” Here Yayo adds some fly ish to Main Source’s “Looking Out the Front Door” beat. You can check out Yayo’s “Front Door” after the jump.
While Bobby Shmurda and his GS9 mates are still locked up behind bars that hasn’t stopped them from going full Gucci Mane on everybody by dropping tracks while incarcerated. Little is known as far as their legal situation (although it is said that their bail has been denied and many attempts to revoke the decision have been put in place) but as far as music they’ve been steadily releasing some new material to keep their names buzzing in them streets (and blogs, I guess.) You can peep a new Bobby Shmurda cut in “Get a Room for Ya” after the jump. It features GS9 mate Rowdy Rebel and one Abillyon.