Listen: YG's "I Wanna Benz"

12/13/2015
Compton rapper YG's eagerly awaited Still Krazy, the follow-up to 2014's fantastic My Krazy Life, is still in the works. To hold us over, he's shared "I Wanna Benz", which is produced by Atlanta's London On Da Track and features 50 Cent and Nipsey Hussle. Listen to the new track, as well as his other recent single, "Twist My Fingaz", below.

Read more: Listen: YG's "I Wanna Benz"

Listen: Baths' "Disorderly"

Baths What's Good Los Angeles
09/25/2014
Friends of Friends have joined up with Vans OTW for a new five-track EP titled What's Good Los Angeles?. The EP features tracks from Dâm-Funk, Hodgy Beats, Jerome LOL, Problem, and Salva. Additionally, it also contains one from Will Wiesenfeld, aka Baths, called "Disorderly". Listen to it below.

Read more: Listen: Baths' "Disorderly"

Listen: Common's "Kingdom (Remix)" Featuring Jay Electronica and Vince Staples

Common
09/25/2014
During his performance at AAHH! Fest in Chicago, Common brought out Jay Electronica and Vince Staples to perform the remix of "Kingdom", which originally solely featured Staples. Now, the Chicago rapper has shared the remix's official audio. Listen to it below. "Kingdom" originally appeared on Common's latest album, Nobody's Smiling.

Read more: Listen: Common's "Kingdom (Remix)" Featuring Jay Electronica and Vince Staples

Listen: Thieving Irons' “Electric Paradise”

Thieving Irons Electric Paradise
09/24/2014
It had been quite some time since we last heard from Nate Martinez’s post-Pela project Thieving Irons on 2012's Behold, This Dreamer!. Now, Martinez has come back and shared his new EP, Phenomena, which opens with the impeccable "Electric Paradise". Listen to it below.

Read more: Listen: Thieving Irons' “Electric Paradise”

Listen: Kendrick Lamar's "i"

Kendrick Lamar i Cover Art
09/23/2014
Last week, Kendrick Lamar announced the first single off of the follow up to 2012's good kid, m.A.A.d city. Today, Lamar followed up on that promise and shared his new single entitled "i". The track is produced by Rahki and samples the Isley Brothers' "That Lady". Listen to it below.

Read more: Listen: Kendrick Lamar's "i"

Listen: Dave Harrington's “Form and Affect”

Dave Harrington
09/23/2014
At the end of the month, Nicolas Jarr’s label Other People will collectively release a compilation titled Work. In anticipation, Dave Harrington, the experimental electronic musician and other half of Darkside, has shared "Form and Affect". Listen to it below. The Work compilation is due out September 29 via Other People.

Read more: Listen: Dave Harrington's “Form and Affect”

Listen: Flying Lotus' “Coronus, The Terminator”

Flying Lotus You're Dead
09/19/2014
As if there isn’t enough noise surrounding his upcoming YOU’RE DEAD! LP, LA-beats hero Flying Lotus has dropped another online-traffic diverting teaser, “Coronus, The Terminator”. With gospel chorus vocals rising out from a subdued, amorphous atmosphere, the single seems to imagine heavenly voices reaching into the white limbo that surrounds your now-deceased soul: “There’s nowhere left to go, so I pray to save you.” Flylo’s familiar jazz basslines and shakers do find their way into the track, but “Coronus, The Terminator” exposes a more spiritual side (for lack of a better word) of the Brainfeeder boss that we’ve not really seen before.

Read more: Listen: Flying Lotus' “Coronus, The Terminator”

Watch!

Listen