5 On It: Checking In

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered artists, or interesting obscurities. Premiere: Stress Gods – “Love Strèss” Though... Read more »

10 Times Rappers Failed at Math

Rappers like counting money, boasting about money, and boasting about how much money they're counting, but sometimes their math goes a little bit wrong. From Rick Ross and Jay Z to Canibus and Lil' Kim, here... Read more »

Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

Indie Songs Catchy Enough to be Mainstream Hits

Over the past decade, we've seen the line between mainstream and indie music curl up into a little spiral and roll out of the scene. Spend a little time clicking through random SoundCloud links and you'll... Read more »

English Singers You Should Look Out For in 2015

There are always fresh and exciting new artists bubbling up in England, often combining sounds and styles in unique ways and creating music that is either eventually embraced by the mainstream or ends up influencing it.... Read more »

Listen to Virginia Beach Rapper Mike Strong’s “Bread & Butter” Project

Here’s something obvious: good artists usually have good taste in music. Virginia’s D.R.A.M. is one of our favorite new artists here, and he recommended we check out Mike Strong, a rapper from Virginia Beach with a new project... Read more »

Jack Garratt – “The Love You’re Given”

British singer/producer Jack Garratt’s latest track starts off sounding like it’s on the verge of breaking. Understated elements barely hold the song together—it feels like a house James Blake built, wobbling on stilts. Then at 1:26, it pulls... Read more »

5 On It: Checking In

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered artists, or interesting obscurities. Premiere: Stress Gods – “Love Strèss” Though... Read more »

This Week’s Best EDM, Featuring Joker, Branchez, and Nick Catchdubs

While I know it's early, I wanted to shout out how thankful I am for the producers out there who consistently make me smile. I heard some shit the other day that, if it were a... Read more »

Daily Discovery: SorrySines

Daily Discovery is a feature that will highlight a new or recently discovered artist that we’re excited about. See the rest of our Daily Discoveries here. Exploring Soundcloud is something of a lucky dip. Amongst the... Read more »

MNEK – “The Rhythm”

Out of all the artists on our list of English Singers You Should Look Out For in 2015, 20-year-old MNEK is one of the most likely to succeed. His ability to mold his powerhouse vocals into... Read more »

HONNE – “The Night”

UK duo HONNE first showed their affinity for warm and silky R&B when they shared their debut single “Warm on a Cold Night” this summer. Now the twosome take that sound even further in their newest... Read more »

Streaming Data Will Now Impact Billboard Chart Rankings

Billboard and Nielsen SoundScan are set to include streaming data and track sales into how they determines rankings, according to Rolling Stone. The changes on Billboard’s album chart are set to be reflected on December 4... Read more »

Killer Mike Stopped a Fight At a Run The Jewels Show and Fans Loved It

Killer Mike had more than just a microphone to control on Thursday (November 20) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. During Run The Jewels’ set at First Line Music Cafe, Mike also had to stop a fight. The RTJ... Read more »

The YouTube Music Awards Are Coming Back in 2015

Did you notice that in 2014, there were no YouTube Music Awards? We didn’t either. The most memorable thing about the YouTube Music Awards—which started in 2013 and have only happened once—was that Tyler, The Creator... Read more »

Video: RY X – “Sweat”

Earlier this summer RY X released his simplistic single “Sweat” which sounded like an effortless blend between a lullaby and a love song. He’s finally delivered some visuals to go along with it and the video... Read more »

10 Times Rappers Failed at Math

Rappers like counting money, boasting about money, and boasting about how much money they're counting, but sometimes their math goes a little bit wrong. From Rick Ross and Jay Z to Canibus and Lil' Kim, here... Read more »

The Neighbourhood ft. French Montana – “#icanteven”

In anticipation of their forthcoming #000000 & #FFFFFF project (November 27), The Neighbourhood has shared their latest single, an emotive banger called “#icanteven” featuring French Montana. The track is heavy, both in terms of production and... Read more »

Leo Kalyan – “Stranger”

There are a lot of artists coming out of the UK that we should start to get more familiar with, and Leo Kalyan is another name to add to that list. Kalyan has been releasing impressive... Read more »

Savoir – “Eternal”

Just last month we were introduced to Savoir thanks to their impressive single “Malala.” Now, they Australian band has returned with another song to grab our attention. “Eternal” is the double A side and title track... Read more »