Constant Gardner

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Erykah Badu Sings For Money in Times Square, Makes $3.60

The legendary Erykah Badu took to the streets of New York, specifically Times Square, to see what it was like to sing for money. In a blurry, iPhone shot film, filled with witty asides and funny commentary, Badu... Read more »

Watch TALA’s Stunning “Alchemy” Video

P&P favorite and all-round awesome artist TALA has made one of the best videos of the year with director Kate Moross. Returning to Morocco, where she filmed the low budget video for “Serbia” with Katia Ganfield in the... Read more »

Premiere: Savoir – “Malala”

Australia stays killing it, and here’s another awesome new band mixing sounds and styles from around the world with consummate ease. Savoir are a three piece from Perth, and their debut release in coming out November 27, a... Read more »

Premiere: P. Morris – “Before You Disappear”

L.A.-based producer P. Morris is having a busy year. He released his first ever mixtape, the plainly titled but impressively atmospheric Debut, accompanied by 3D interactive environments that you could explore as you listened. On top of that,... Read more »

Raleigh Ritchie ft. Little Simz – “Cuckoo”

Two British artists with ambitions overseas combine for “Cuckoo,” a delightfully offbeat song that sees the production, vocals, and subject matter in perfect alignment. The production, from Stefan Ponce (Childish Gambino’s “3005,” Vic Mensa’s “Down On My... Read more »

Premiere: Attaque – “Change Your Mind (Astro Zu Remix)”

“Change Your Mind,” the lush first single from Attaque’s upcoming debut album, has been remixed by London-based producer Astro Zu, who we last saw collaborating with vocalist Tusks on a gorgeous track called “Sun God.” Astro Zu... Read more »

Run The Jewels ft. Zack De La Rocha – “Close Your Eyes (And Count To F*ck)”

When Killer Mike and El-P started talking about their second album as Run The Jewels back in April, they revealed that they had been in the studio with Travis Barker and Rage Against The Machine frontman Zack De... Read more »

Oyinda – “The Devil’s Gonna Keep Me”

Oyinda’s last song, “What Still Remains,” mixed her rich vocals with strings and a pulsating bassline, creating a very current but still deeply primal end product. She’s back today with “The Devil’s Gonna Keep Me,” a darker, moodier track that creeps... Read more »

Jessie Ware – “12 [Demo]“

Jessie Ware’s second studio album Tough Love is rapidly approaching its release date, and to celebrate she has shared a demo of track that didn’t make the album. “12” was recorded with the intention of appearing on the album,... Read more »

Listen to David Bowie’s Dramatic New Song “Sue (Or In A Season of Crime)”

Last year, the legendary David Bowie released an album called The Next Day, his first in a decade. This year, he will be releasing a career spanning compilation called Nothing Has Changed, out November 18, which also includes a... Read more »

Soundcloud Surfing: Lido’s Remixes Are Always Awesome

Soundcloud Surfing is a weekly feature that is exactly what it sounds like. Instead of focusing on brand new music, we dig into the Soundcloud archives and pull out some gems. Enjoy, and check out previous... Read more »

Watch Tinashe and ScHoolboy Q Bring The Inescapable “2 On” to Jimmy Kimmel

It’s been hard to escape Tinashe and ScHoolboy Q’s “2 On” this summer, and with the R&B singer’s debut album Aquarius out earlier this week, she stopped by Jimmy Kimmel to perform her big hit. Watch the choreographed... Read more »

Skepta Links With A$AP Mob’s Young Lord For “It Ain’t Safe”

With the artwork referencing N.W.A. and A$AP Bari (aka Young Lord, aka creative director and one of the founding members of the A$AP Mob) on the hook, the influence of the U.S. is clear on Skepta’s new track... Read more »

Listen to Evian Christ’s Menacing Remix of Ben Frost’s “Venter”

The case of Evian Christ is an interesting one. He first got picked up by Tri Angle Records for his off-kilter Kings & Them EP, which saw him chopping up recognizable rap and R&B samples and placing them in the greyscale... Read more »

Download UK MC K9’s Gritty, Excellent “Mad In The Cut” Mixtape

If you’ve been following our weekly 5 On It feature on under-the-radar rap music since June, you might remember the name K9. His track “Show Stacks,” produced by another P&P favorite, Dark0 (read our Daily Discovery feature... Read more »