There are very few artists in today’s era that really know how to grasp at catchiness in a whole new realm. Chicago’s DLOW does exactly just that with his versatile new single “Need It More.”If you wanted more of DLOW, then here is what you want and a whole lot more. The rising rapper has amassed an immaculate fan base collectively through shows, word of mouth and internet presence. And we definitely get more with “Need It More” for sure.
Hailing from Rockford, IL, Gabe Gizz and Nephew Sam are two of the top hip-hop recording artists on the rise. Their music blurs the lines between underground and mainstream hip hop with experimental styles and sounds that will bring a new feeling to the listeners ears. Check out their latest album, “Sounds of Elixir” below and follow them here: @GabeGizz @nephewsam33
6LACK is back with a quick follow up to his “East Atlanta Love Letter” music video; today, the Atlanta-native connects with J. Cole for the “Pretty Little Fears” visual. The two co-star in a video with contrasting stories as 6LACK expresses his feelings towards a past relationship, while Cole talks to his current love interest.
The video opens with the Quincy’s Car Wash manager, Ricky, explaining to a customer that he would be leaving the shop for a brief period of time to attend to some self-care needs. That’s when the Portland native Aminé and the group of girls turn the business operation into a party.
Atlantic Records and Lyrical Lemonade have joined forces to show rap fans just how to properly grocery shop. For the “Fr Fr,” video, Wiz Khalifa uses one of the many gems found on Rolling Papers 2 and along with Lil Skies, clip coupons and stems off of bud.
Nicki Minaj just capped off a pretty dramatic last few days with a bit of fun. The rapper dropped the video for “Barbie Dreams” tonight, following the few harsh words she had for Cardi B following their physical confrontation over the weekend. But the video features little sign that the rapper is anything but jovial, because how can you be mad when there are puppets?
Donald Glover has been rolling out what he’s said to be his last album as Childish Gambino. So far he’s impressed with “This Is America” landing his first number one single on the Billboard charts, and since then he’s continued with “Feels Like Summer” which has just seen it’s official music video. This animated video filled with huge cameos like Kanye Travis Scott, A$AP Rocky, Michelle Obama, Drake, Future, Beyonce, 21 Savage, Chance The Rapper, Birdman, Migos, Trippie Redd, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Yachty, Gucci Mane, J. Cole, Outkast and more in the Justin Richburg animated visuals. Check out the video below and enjoy!
“I Love It” features a monologue by comedian Adele Givens, who also appears in the clip. The video was executive produced by renowned director Spike Jonze, who has collaborated with Kanye West on numerous projects throughout his career.
Wiz Khalifa’s new album Rolling Papers 2 didn’t make the noise it should have but at least he’s promoting it with music videos. The marijuana enthusiast is back today with the music video for the short track ‘Goin Hard’ where he’s surrounded by a lot of women who are twerking most of the time.
Quavo is riding a hot streak. The Atlanta rapper is currently on the road with Migos on the hip-hop stars’ Aubrey and the Three Migos Tour with Drake; he hit the red carpet at the recent VMAs (where “No Brainer” was nominated for song of the summer); and he found the time last week to drop a new music video, for “Lamb Talk”. The action doesn’t end there though…
After some technical problems, a new video from Tyler, the Creator for “See You Again” is out. The military themed clip is directed by Tyler under his Wolf Haley moniker, and features appearances from A$AP Rocky and Kali Uchis, who’s featured on the song from Tyler’s recent album Flower Boy.
Directed by Nick DenBoer and Kenny Hotz, the video is shot at deadmau5’s very own abode, where a wild party has broken out. Mouse heads are rampant, as intense dancing ensues and glittery farts and poops decorate scene after scene. This mau5ville: level 1 album will come as the first of several levels of unreleased music that will be released over the course of the next few months.
Tyga teased the record on Instagram a few hours before it dropped with cover art that featured palm trees and women in bikinis hanging out poolside. The D.A. Roman-produced single takes a little bit of flavour from the Ying Yang Twins’ 2005 hit, “Wait (The Whisper Song),” as well as Juvenile’s “Back That Azz Up” from 1998.
Last year DJ Khaled called in some favors from his friends Justin Bieber, Quavo and Chance The Rapper for their collaboration “I’m The One” and now they’re back at it. Today DJ Khaled has released another massive track titled “No Brainer” featuring Chance The Rapper, Justin Bieber and Quavo and it’s already a certified hit. The single is off Khaled’s forthcoming album Father of Asahd due later this year.
Mac Miller is back with an incredible new song & video that we already can’t get enough of. Not only that, but he just announced his new album SWIMMING is due August 3.