Hip Hop

This tag is associated with 358 posts

The Streets Release New Single “Falling Down”

By: Staff – Mike Skinner of The Streets has shared a brand new taster from his forthcoming mixtape; a collaboration with rising East London songwriter Hak Baker called “Falling Down,” available as an instant gratification track when you pre-order a download of the record. The release comes hot on the heels of current single “I Wish You Loved … Continue reading

Public Enemy Return with New Single “State of the Union (STFU)”

By: Staff – Public Enemy is back with a new song and video, “State of the Union (STFU),” a fiery return to the frontlines as they take on Donald Trump and his fascist regime. Produced by DJ Premier, the group is giving away the track to fans for free at www.publicenemy.com starting today.  An unflinching statement … Continue reading

Cypress Hill to Perform 360° Livestream Concert

By: Staff – Hip hop royalty Cypress Hill will perform live to fans around the world this Friday evening on MelodyVR.  Cypress Hill’s “Live from LA” show will be free to view via the MelodyVR app on smartphones and VR headsets. Through MelodyVR’s world-class camera and production technology, viewers will be transported to the state-of-the-art … Continue reading

Exclusive Premiere: Stream Mindset’s New Single “Breakfast in Bed”

By: Staff – Emerging artist Mindset is back with his new single “Breakfast in Bed”, which you can stream exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. “Breakfast in Bed” is Mindset’s third single to be released following “Hotel in Hell”, and his debut single “Empty Vial”. Jonathan Borneman aka “Mindset” is from the rural town of Shelby, North Carolina. … Continue reading

The Roots Partner With Michelle Obama’s “When We All Vote” For Virtual Festival Experience

By: Staff – This year, in partnership with Michelle Obama’s national, nonpartisan nonprofit organization, “When We All Vote”, The Roots are launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual broadcast experience on Saturday, June 27th, on YouTube.  Hosted by Questlove, Black Thought and Michelle Obama, the picnic will be filled with amazing performances by a diverse group of young highly popular hip hop, R&B … Continue reading

Run The Jewels Release RTJ4 Two Days Early

By: Staff – Run The Jewels, the duo of Killer Mike and El-P, have just released their new album RTJ4 two days ahead of its planned release date as a free download and across all digital platforms. The album features collaborations with & contributions from Pharrell Williams, Zack de la Rocha, Mavis Staples, 2 Chainz, … Continue reading

Exclusive: Stream Rushden & Diamonds’ New Curated Retro-Inspired Spotify Playlist!

By: Staff – To celebrate the release of Vancouver-based alternative hip-hop duo Rushden & Diamonds’ new album, 2020 (Redux), the duo curated an exclusive Spotify playlist entitled Confident Vibes, featuring the best in 1980’s R&B, City Pop, Smooth Jazz and Vaportrap. Check it out here! Michael Rushden (Emcee/Vocalist, Sampler, Graphic Designer, Songwriter) The Whispers – “Keep … Continue reading

Stream Wax Tailor’s New Single “Keep It Movin’ (Feat. D Smoke)”

By: Staff – Renowned producer Wax Tailor, in collaboration with US Rap sensation D Smoke, has released his latest single “Keep It Movin’”, a solar banger with electro-funk accents. The track was recorded during the quarantine from both sides of the Atlantic and is not only a feel-good song but also a combativeness anthem. D … Continue reading

Gorillaz Announce First Ever “GORILLAZ: Almanac”

By: Staff – Stop the presses! Twenty years in the making, the Gorillaz ALMANAC is the very first annual by Gorillaz, published this October in partnership with the renowned Z2 Comics. Inspired by the great British tradition of the hardback annual, the Gorillaz ALMANAC is a full colour, one-of-a-kind, fun-packed, 120+ page, sideways homage to … Continue reading

El-P Reissues 2002 Solo Debut Album “Fantastic Damage” on Its 18th Anniversary

By: Staff – El-P, perhaps best known as one half of powerhouse rap duo Run the Jewels, recently announced an extensive reissue campaign of his full solo catalog via Fat Possum Records. Unavailable for nearly a decade, January 2020 marked the digital release of I’ll Sleep When You’re Dead, on streaming services for the very … Continue reading