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Last night at the American Music Awards, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis debuted a new song called “Kevin” featuring singer-songwriter Leon Bridges. The track depicts a young man — the titular Kevin — who passes away from a drug overdose at the age of twenty-one. Watch the full live performance of “Kevin” featuring Leon Bridges after the jump.

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Video: ProbCause – “Same Thing”

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Rising Chicago emcee ProCause’s flair for soulful lyrics landed him on iHipHop’s A3C Volume 5 earlier this year — which you may stream in its entirety here — and today he’s returning with the visuals to his deep cut “Same Thing.” Directed by ProbCause & Elijah Alvarado, the colorful video perfectly compliments his exciting, vivid lyricism. You’ll fine yourself getting lost in the soulful vibes of the Drew Mantia-produced track, but the thought-provoking lyrics (“Just know I understand what you going through/ You don’t have to lie to me, it’s written all over you”) are enough to snap you back into reality. Check out ProbCause’s vibrant visuals to “Same Thing” after the jump.

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Dame Grease, the producer behind the majority of DMX’s It’s Dark And Hell Is Hot, is teaming up with King Assassin — whose worked with 2Pac and Ice T — for “My Style,” featuring a Sheek Louch, Pusha T, and Freeway. It’s a star-studded affair that’s worthy of your ears on this frigid Sunday night. Listen after the jump.

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Pusha T is sharing the visuals for his new track “Untouchable” from the forthcoming King Push album. Initially only available for Tidal subscribers, he’s now sharing the video through Vevo, which is available to all. Directed by Harrison Boyce, the visuals discover the stone-faced Pusha T wandering around the city — looking tough as nails. Check it out after the jump.

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Rapper LE$ is sharing the visuals for “UGK’z,” a tribute to the extraordinary legacy of acclaimed hip hop duo UGK. And it’s only fitting that he’s joined by one half of that duo, Uncle Bun. Additionally, Curren$y stops by to lay down a verse. The track is said to be on LE$’ forthcoming Steak X Shrimp 2 project, dropping this Sunday (November 22nd). In the meantime, check out the visuals for “UGK’z” after the jump.

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Bay Area rapper G-Eazy is prepping the release of his sophomore album, When It’s Dark Out, which is due out December 4th via RCA Records. And having already shared “Random,” Me, Myself & I,” “Order More” and “You Got Me” already, Eazy is returning with “Drifting” featuring R&B crooners Chris Brown and Tory Lanez. Listen after the jump.

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After sharing the first single from his forthcoming debut album, The Kenner Loop, the pride of Louisiana, Young Roddy has returned to premiere his new video “Nothing to Something” via HotNewHipHop. Serving as the second official single from The Kenner Loop, which will drop December 4th, “Nothing to Something” finds Roddy sharing the story of how he came from humble beginnings to his now paramount status as one of New Orleans most respected MCs. Shot by the talented DMF Films, the video exemplifies the essence of the Blair Norf produced track and even features a cameo by fellow Nola rapper Trademark Da Skydiver. Check out the visuals for Roddy’s “Nothing to Something” from his debut album, The Kenner Loop (available for pre-order via iTunes now) after the jump.

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Freddie Gibbs is sharing another track from his forthcoming new album, Shadow of a Doubt, which is officially dropping tomorrow (November 20th). This time Gangsta Gibbs is linking up with Gucci Mane and E-40 for “10 Times,” produced by Sid “Speakerbomb” Miller. The track is the third cut Gibbs has shared from Shadow of a Doubt — following “Fuckin’ Up the Count,” “Extradite” featuring Black Thought, and “Packages” featuring ManMan Savage. Hit the jump to bump Gibbs’ “10 Times” featuring Big Guwop and 40 Water.

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Swedish indie pop outfit Miike Snow will release their third album, III sometime next year, and the group recently shared “Heart Is Full”, the first single from the Happy to You follow-up — their first single in over three years. Now, they’ve recruited hip-hop’s premiere rap duo, Run the Jewels for the remix, which you can stream above via The Fader after the jump.

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With his Silverback Gorilla 2 album arriving on December 4th, Sheek Louch is sharing “What You Want the Money For,” featuring fellow Ruff Ryders alumni Swizz Beatz. The track, which is a bass-for-your-face assault, will appear on Sheek’s forthcoming Silverback Gorilla 2 project, and if it’s anything like this track then you’re surely in for a bruising! Don’t be scared, go ahead and hit the jump to blast Sheek Louch’s “What You Want the Money For” featuring Swizz Beatz.

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Despite remaining incarcerated, Gucci Mane’s music continues its pursuit to reach the masses. After sharing the soundtrack to his forthcoming film The Spot, the self-proclaimed Trap God is back with new music. Produced by Chop Squad, the banging “1 Foot Forward” will find its way onto the producer’s freshly squeezed Forever Chop Squad mixtape. Listen to Gucci Mane’s latest loose track “1 Foot Forward” after the jump.

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Milwaukee native WebsterX is sharing his KidX project, which is inspired by British alternative group Radiohead and their landmark album, Kid A. According to WebsterX’s SoundCloud page, the EP was partly inspired by the album’s themes — including darkness and depression — that have, in turn, found their way into the soundscapes of these three songs. Filled with refreshing sounds that are worthy of a listen or two — it’s ten minutes — KidX is both ambitious and exciting. Check out Milwaukee’s WebsterX take on the challenge of Radiohead’s Kid A on KidX after the jump.

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Following his appearance on Ty Dolla $ign’s debut album, Free TC — in which he resisted the temptation of prostitutes — E-40 returns with “Gamed Up” from Poverty & Prosperity. And although the project is an EP, and will probably contain a few songs from the Bay Area legend — we can safely bet that won’t be the last we hear from him before the new year. Hit the jump to bump “Gamed Up,” the latest from E-40.

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Los Angeles rapper-singer/songwriter Ty Dolla $ign just dropped his debut album, Free TC, and in addition to doing so he’s sharing the visuals for “Saved” — one of the album’s best songs. Rejecting any and all unnecessary female temptation, Ty$ and E-4O are able to secure a place in heaven. Check out the visuals for Ty$’s “Saved” after the jump.

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