OB O’Brien (the redhead/beard guy in all of Drake’s videos/pics) shares “Schemin Up” featuring OVO head honcho Drake and P. Reign, produced by Boi-1da and Noah “40″ Shebib. Listen after the jump.
Back in 2010, around the same time Kid Cudi was releasing Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager and assisting Kanye on My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, he was also touring and collaborating with his Cleveland homie King Chip. Their working relationship and friendship blossomed and they would adopt the name Almighty GloryUS. Sadly, however, nothing really came from this collaboration. Until now. Thanks to producers Blended Babies and Chuck Inglish the 2010 track “Chillin’ While We Sippin’” has been unearthed. Listen to AlmightyUS’ vault track after the jump.
Petey Pablo, the North Carolina rapper best known for early 2000s hits like “Raise Up” and “Freek-a-Leek” is back. Petey has spent the last 35 months in prison following an alleged attempt to carry a stolen 9mm semi-automatic pistol aboard a US Airways flight bound for Los Angeles. And now that he’s back he teams up with Timbaland for “Never Imagined” a song in which Petey Pablo tries to steer children away from trouble. Listen to the new Petey Pablo joint “Never Imagined” after the jump.
Before we enter 2015 Joell Ortiz will be dropping a remix EP (or mixEP) entitled Yaowa Nation. And first on his list of well-known Top 40 hits is Iggy Azalea’s “Beg For It.” Listen to Ortiz’ rendition of Iggy’s “Beg For It” after the jump and be on the lookout for Yaowa Nation dropping December 17th.
Wiz Khalifa is assisted by Bankroll Fresh and Reese on his new free song “Simple Conversation.” The track is produced by Sledgren and Ricky P. Listen to Wiz’ “Simple Conversation” after the jump.
After announcing the release of his forthcoming studio album Mailbox Money with “50 N***az” Nipsey Hussle teams up with Rick Ross for “1 Hunnit a Show,” the second official preview we are getting from Mailbox Money. However, if you want a physical copy of Mailbox Money you’re going to have to cough up some big bucks seeing as it’s a limited release with 100 total copies available and they’re being offered at $1000 each. Peep Nipsey and Rozay’s “1 Hunnit a Show” after the jump.
Back in October Rich Homie Quan dropped the video for “Blah Blah Blah,” a track that first appeared on his breakout mixtape from 2013, I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In. The video finds Quan flexin’ alongside Young Thug and Birdman. Now Quan is unleashing the feature heavy remix with Fabolous, DeJ Loaf and Ty Dolla $ign. Peep the official “Blah Blah Blah” remix after the jump.
Top Dawg Entertainment president Punch does more than handle the paperwork. Prior to delivering this here gem, Punch has been dropping fire tracks left and right, including (but not limited to) “My Darling Nicki.” Now Punch has recruited TDE’s golden child Kendrick Lamar for “25″ despite never advertising the track as “featuring Kendrick Lamar.” Bold move, Punch. Listen to “25″ after the jump.
Comparatively the Kevin Gates we see on the cover of Luca Brasi 2 is a different man from the one we first became acquainted with on the cover of The Luca Brasi Story in early 2013. And that’s fair because Gates has had himself a productive year; signing to Atlantic Records, releasing two critically-acclaimed mixtapes, and even becoming a father for the second time. But on his latest offering from the forthcoming Luca Brasi 2, “Thugged Out,” Kevin Gates is in his usual fatalist, dope boy mode. Peep “Thugged Out” after the jump and be on the lookout for Kevin Gates’ Gangsta Grillz hosted Luca Brasi 2 dropping December 15th.
Rae Sremmurd, the Mississippi duo of Swae Lee and Slim Jimmy, has been keeping awfully busy during the latter half of 2014. After dropping a successful follow-up single to the equally smash hit “No Flex Zone” in “No Type” the duo went ahead and dropped a banger in “Illest Walking” and even shined bright on national television. The teen duo is set to drop their debut album SremmLife on January 6th via Ear Drummer/Interscope and today they’re sharing a new cut from the aforementioned album, the Nicki Minaj and Young Thug featured “Throw Sum Mo.” Peep the new Sremm joint after the jump!
Following the untimely death of his cousin and tour manager, Junior B, Joey Bada$$ has went ahead and cancelled the remaining dates of his European tour. Joey Bada$$ has also shared the tracklist for his forthcoming LP, the highly-anticipated B4.DA.$$, which comes out January 20, 2015 via Cinematic Music Group / Pro Era. And today Joey is sharing “No. 99″ produced by Statik Selektah. Check out “No. 99″ after the jump.
Looks like YG got the memo his debut album My Krazy Life isn’t receiving a Grammy nod. In fact, a lot of heavily favored hip-hop albums were snubbed from the 2015 Grammys. Instead of rewarding artistically inclined albums like Freddie Gibbs & Madlib’s Piñata or even Rick Ross’ commercially successful Hood Billionaire, the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS) saw Iggy Azalea’s The New Classic better fit for some (more) recognition. Well, Compton’s YG, being the gangsta that he is, ain’t just gonna sit around and take it on the chin, as he unleashes “2015 Flow,” which targets said award show. Peep YG’s Grammy diss track “2015 Flow” after the jump.
Fabolous’ new project The Young OG Project is due out December 25th and today he’s sharing its first single, “Lituation.” Listen to his new cut from the forthcoming Young OG Project after the jump.
If you’re looking for some unadulterated gangsta rap sh*t look no further than Nipsey Hussle, one of West Coast’s unsung heroes during its sudden revival. And Nipsey has got you covered as he has just announced his new album Mailbox Money, which is due out December 20th. That’s the album cover above. In addition Nipsey Hussle is also sharing the album’s first single, “50 N***az.” However, if you want a physical copy of Mailbox Money you’re going to have to cough up some big bucks seeing as it’s a limited release with 100 total copies available and they’re being offered at $1000 each. Yowza! Anyway, peep Nipsey’s new track “50 N***az” after the jump.