Joel Compass – “Girlfriends”

After dropping his impressive mixtape “Natural Habitat” earlier this month, 19-year-old R&B/pop talent Joel Compass shows us his promise once again. His latest single “Girlfriends” comes in anticipation of his debut album—out later this year—and serves... Read more »

Snakehips – “After I Met U”

From the same group who brought you the thumping remix of Banks‘ “Warm Water” and a glitchy version of The Weeknd‘s “Wanderlust,” we are presented with the new track “After I Met U.” Known for their stellar... Read more »

Listen to Fredo Santana and Childish Gambino’s “Riot,” Produced by Young Chop

Fredo Santana (aka Chief Keef’s older cousin, aka the guy with the ill face tats) just dropped a new mixtape, Walking Legend, and alongside production from Young Chop, Zaytoven, and Metro Boomin, there are features from Lil... Read more »

William Arcane – “Stay A While”

UK-based producer/singer William Arcane arrived on the scene early last year with a style that turned the heads of a few key figures in the UK music scene, including Jamie XX among others. Now, he’s revamping... Read more »

Ratking – “Canal (Ad-Rock Remix)”

“Canal,” one of the highlights from Ratking’s debut record, has received the remix treatment from none other than Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz of the Beastie Boys. The fellow New Yorker has given the chaotic track a more minimal... Read more »

Premiere: Alison Valentine – “Pixie Dust”

The first 30 seconds of Alison Valentine’s “Pixie Dust” suggest that it will be a gentle pop or R&B jam, but then that bass and vocal sample kick in, and it’s clear that the song is a... Read more »

Listen to Laura Welsh’s Cover of “Bound”

At the tail end of last year, Kanye West was sued by a relatively unknown ’70s soul group called Ponderosa Twins Plus One for sampling their original track, “Bound” (which, of course, spurred many jokes about... Read more »

Lil Silva ft. BANKS – “Don’t You Love”

We’ve already heard two track from Lil Silva’s new EP—”Mabel,” featuring impressive vocals from Lil Silva himself, and the gritty “First Mark“—and now the London producer and singer has shared one of the two BANKS collaborations.... Read more »

Stream King avriel’s Intensely Personal Debut Album “thesis”

Since first appearing on our radar last November, Los Angeles’ King avriel has cast an intriguing shadow in the alternative R&B realm. In comparison to some of her peers, avriel’s lyrics possess an almost rap-like directness, replacing... Read more »

15 New Songs That Sound Like They’re From the 1980s

Artists are looking everywhere for inspiration, and every few years there seems to be an influx of music all influenced by a certain style or era. Lately there have been a lot of ‘90s babies creating... Read more »

Premiere: Astro Zu ft. Tusks – “Sungod”

The last we heard from young London producer Astro Zu, his single “On and On” was getting a big, bad remix from Slugabed, and today we have the premiere of his beautiful new single, “Sungod,” which... Read more »

Listen to Chance The Rapper’s New Single “Wonderful Everyday: Arthur” Ft. Wyclef Jean, Jessie Ware, and More

Starting in April, Chance The Rapper and his band, The Social Experiment, began covering the theme song from Arthur during live performances (watch one here). Tonight, the 21-year-old rising star takes the smile-inducing move to an... Read more »

Matik Estrada ft. Blaze Servin – “Run & Shoot”

With their collaborative Community Service EP due out August 15, Matik Estrada and Childish Major have spent the summer ensuring listeners that by no means is there any shortage of heat in their vault. Fresh off... Read more »

Peace – “Lost On Me”

Birmingham, UK band Peace have built a solid catalog of summery tunes already (they have a song called “California Daze,” for example), and new one “Lost On Me” can be added to that list. It’s a driving... Read more »

Premiere: Shift K3Y – “I Know (Bee’s Knees Remix)”

UK producer Shift K3Y’s rise has been pretty swift. From putting remixes of Ludacris and Beyonce on his Soundcloud to hitting #3 on the UK charts with his debut single on Columbia earlier this year, it must... Read more »