Leon Bridges – “Coming Home”

A little soul for your Saturday afternoon. What we know about Leon Bridges is that he’s from Fort Worth, Texas and that he brings gospel-tinged soul that feels like it’s coming to us from another decade.... Read more »

Aquilo – “I Gave It All”

It’s Friday. Maybe you are blasting R. Kelly’s “Ignition” remix and thinking about how wild your night is about to get. If that’s where your head’s at, you might want to hold off on this Aquilo track... Read more »

Premiere: Sway Clarke II – “Tangerine”

Coming off an awesome music video and performances with Haim, Berlin-based singer Sway Clarke II returns with a new song called “Tangerine.” His last couple of tracks—“I Don’t Need Much” and “Secret Garden”—have an immediate bounce to... Read more »

Listen to Young Thug and Lil Wayne’s “Take Kare”

This has been a long time coming. Young Thug doesn’t hide the fact that Lil Wayne his his favorite rapper, and we’ve known for a while that the two have been working together, but today we... Read more »

Meow The Jewels Has Reached its Goal

Last month, the internet joined forces to show support for Meow The Jewels. It all started when El-P and Killer Mike introduced the “Meow The Jewels Package,” a special offer that would only cost $40,000: It was obviously... Read more »

Lucki Eck$ – “FOLLADOLLA”

In the SoundCloud description for the Plu2o Nash-produced “FOLLADOLLA,” Chicago rapper Lucki Eck$ explains, “This song old as fuck, but I like it, listen.” If you’re a fan of Lucki’s spaced-out style and sedated flow, check this one... Read more »

Tkay Maidza – “Switch Lanes”

Australian rapper/singer Tkay Maidza is just getting started, but she’s already displayed an eclectic array of styles. From the relentlessly catchy pop of “U-Huh” to the more dance-leaning “Finish Them,” Tkay is all over the place, but she’s never... Read more »

Watch T.I. and Young Thug Perform “About The Money” at the BET Hip-Hop Awards

T.I. and Young Thug hit the stage during last night’s BET Hip-Hop Awards for a performance of the best song of the year so far. The track is off T.I.’s upcoming Paperwork album, coming October 21,... Read more »

Help Us Solve a Problem: Email Submissions

Going through submissions has always been an important part of what we do at Pigeons and Planes. When we started, we’d give out our personal email addresses, check every submission we got, and respond to as many... Read more »

Premiere: Jeh Sea Wells – “Summer”

This year, we’ve been introduced to a lot of new artists who impress with a sound ready for the masses. Everyone’s figuring out how to make a polished, professional hit. But there are some things you... Read more »

Emile Haynie ft. Andrew Wyatt and Brian Wilson – “Falling Apart”

A month ago, producer Emile Haynie dropped the beautiful “A Kiss Goodbye” featuring Charlotte Gainsbourg, Dev Hynes, and Sampha. His latest is “Falling Apart,” featuring the legendary Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys and Andrew Wyatt... Read more »

OT Genasis – “Coco”

BAKING SODA! I GOT BAKING SODA! That is all. Thanks, WorldStar.... Read more »

GoldLink Joins SBTRKT on Tour

SBTRKT’s excellent new album Wonder Where We Land is out now. It’s packed with plenty of features, including A$AP Ferg, Raury, Sampha, and Jessie Ware. GoldLink isn’t on the album, but the rising Virginia rapper is joining... Read more »

iLoveMakonnen ft. Wiz Khalifa – “I Don’t Sell Molly No More”

The iLoveMakonnen takeover continues. This time, it’s the Sonny Digital-produced “I Don’t Sell Molly No More” getting the big remix courtesy of Wiz Khalifa. Read our interview with Makonnen here.... Read more »

SoundCloud Posts a $29 Million Loss in 2013

From a consumer perspective, SoundCloud is thriving. They’ve become one of the dominant forces in streaming music online, preferred for their user-friendly interface, their embeddable player, and the community they’ve built among artists and fans. But as a... Read more »