After he releases the LP, Posner is set to walk across America – he confirms the challenge in his “Move On” video, announcing it’s going to take him around a year. Posner says he’s been through some incredibly tough times in the clip, referencing his dad’s tragic death after a battle with brain cancer. Text on the vid includes, “Sometimes when I’m alone, I still cry. I miss him.” He then explains how he also broke up with his girlfriend and lost his friend Avicii, who committed suicide in April.
The music video for City Girls‘ “Twerk,” featuring Cardi B, is built upon a simple concept. “On November 9th, The City Girls sent out a challenge to the world,” begins the Daps and Sara Lacombe-directed visual. “The goal…To find the world’s greatest Twerker.” In pursuit of this goal, various women were “flewed out” to compete for $50,000. The result is a cornucopia of gifted women twerking for glory, splendor and, as a press release so eloquently put it, “hard cash” — all in front of Cardi B and one half of City Girls, Yung Miami.
To introduce their collaborative project LSD, Labrinth, Sia and Diplo served up a debut single known as “Genius.” Revisiting that record, the three talented stars have reconnected as LSD for a special “Genius” remix featuring Lil Wayne. The new “Genius” rework comes to us courtesy of its official music video — a psychedelically-tinged animated production put together by director Ben Jones, producer James Merrill, animation outfit Bento Box Entertainment and illustrator Gabriel Alcala.
Up and coming American hip-hop artist Pologang DB is one rapper impossible to ignore. One-fifth of the acclaimed rap group ‘PoloGang’, the melodic and fierce, highly-polished bars of DB’s sound, are a breath of fresh air in a declining musical landscape of cliche’ hooks, mumble rap and autotune. He’s back with a brand new song and video, “Mama Left Me,” a genuine storytelling track looking back at DB’s past. Check it out here first!
Yesterday, Travis Scott further supported the Astroworld standout “YOSEMITE” by putting a portion of its lyrics on the back of a new Cactus Jack x READYMADE T-shirt. Now, the “Sicko Mode” superstar is back with the official video for “YOSEMITE.”
Rising rapper Hittz has been making a name for himself in Chicago for a while now, and he’s leveled up yet again with the Jadakiss assisted banger “Hood Legend.” Hittz sets off the track with supreme confidence, holding his own alongside hip hop veteran Jadakiss, who kills the second verse sounding as sharp as ever. The beat strikes a nice bacalce with a classic sample laced with modern drums and sounds bridging the generation gap between the two artists. The video is simple but genuine, giving a glimpse into the studio sessions and daily life of Hittz. Look out for a cameo from NY star A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie too!
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.