Cozz is Coming to New York City

We’ve been a fan of Cozz ever since we first heard “Dreams.” He just dropped his Cozz & Effect album and proved that, without a doubt, “Dreams” wasn’t luck. Cozz has a rare combination of raw... Read more »

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon is Starting a Music Festival in Wisconsin

The city of Eau Claire, Wisconsin has a population of less than 70,000. One of those people is Justin Vernon. The Bon Iver/Volcano Choir frontman was born and raised in Eau Claire, and he still lives there... Read more »

Watch the Video For FKA twigs’ “Video Girl”

Fuck. FKA twigs has been dropping some of the best music videos of recent memory (like this, this, and this) and just when it seems like she’s peaked, she one-ups herself. This new Kahlil Joseph-directed video for... Read more »

Lil Wayne ft. The Lox – “Gotti”

Lil Wayne’s new album Tha Carter V was supposed to come out today, but it’s not. It’s not coming out because Lil Wayne has been really into skateboarding. That, and he’s got too many damn songs. He’s... Read more »

Sylvan Esso – “Coffee (J. Rocc Remix)”

Sylvan Esso’s “Coffee” has been in heavy rotation since January, but it still doesn’t feel played out. It’s catchy as hell, but it’s a subtle kind of catchy, not an in-your-face, obnoxious kind. For this remix,... Read more »

Nicki Minaj ft. Drake, Lil Wayne, & Chris Brown – “Only”

Whether you like “Only” or not, get used to hearing about it, because Nicki Minaj made sure that her new single—featuring Drake, Lil Wayne, and Chris Brown—gives people plenty to talk about. The Dr. Luke, Cirkut, and... Read more »

Baauer ft. AlunaGeorge & Rae Sremmurd – “One Touch”

Well, here’s an interesting team. Baauer gets pop duo AlunaGeorge and turn-up Mississippi brothers Rae Sremmurd on board for “One Touch.” All three of these artists have a very distinct sound, but it weirdly all makes sense. The... Read more »

Stream Olivver’s Debut “Freak” EP

Bryan Sammis aka Olivver has made a seamless transition from being part of The Neighbourhood to making music as a solo artist. He’s incorporated some of the same elements that we’ve come to expect from his... Read more »

Jaden Smith – “Jetskis”

Jaden Smith is on a roll. Earlier this year he took to Twitter to call out any rappers who think they’re better than him, and he followed that up by announcing that he had “2 or 3″... Read more »

Listen to the Full Version of Earl Sweatshirt’s 2010 Track “Rats”

Back in July, “Rats” surfaced online. According to the YouTube description, it was an Earl Sweatshirt song from 2010, produced by Tyler, The Creator. Now another version has surfaced. It was emailed to Pigeons & Planes with... Read more »

Video Premiere: JK The Reaper – “Exodia”

JK The Reaper has an energy that’s almost palpable when he raps. He brings an intensity to his music fueled by being sick of the bullshit, and it gives the Greensboro, North Carolina rapper a genuine quality that... Read more »

Laurel – “Shells (Durante Remix)”

London singer/producer Laurel released “Shells” back in June, and now Durante gives the track new life with a smooth remix. With handclaps and an upbeat bounce to it, the song has plenty of energy, but it... Read more »

iLoveMakonnen ft. Wiz Khalifa & Gucci Mane – “I Don’t Sell Molly No More (Remix)”

We already heard the first remix of iLoveMakonnen‘s “I Don’t Sell Molly No More,” with Wiz Khalifa but this time we’ve got Gucci Mane on board. Gucci Mane is currently locked up so it’s unclear if... Read more »

Download New Jersey Rapper Fresh Moss’ “Skinny Fresco Vol. 2″ Mixtape

Over the past few years, we haven’t heard many rappers rise out of New Jersey, but Newark’s Fresh Moss is definitely one to watch. His new Skinny Fresco Vol. 2 mixtape features heavy production from PurpDogg, Lex... Read more »

Watch Sway Clarke II’s Acoustic Performance of “I Don’t Need Much”

Sway Clarke II just released his new song “Tangerine,” and for this clip he revisits the first song we ever heard from him (and a personal favorite), “I Don’t Need Much.” Instead of the big drums and... Read more »