Download ILoveMakonnen’s New Mixtape “Drink More Water 5″

Following up on the success of the Drink More Water 4 mixtape, Atlanta’s ILoveMakonnen is back with the next installment. It’s eleven tracks long and features the likes of Rome Fortune, Gucci Mane, and Migos. We’ve... Read more »

SBTRKT – “Renegade”

SBTRKT’s journey down the rabbit hole continues. After releasing a firestorm of new music this weekend, the English beatmaker is back at it with “Renegade,” a frenetic few minutes of heart-palpitating intensity that sounds like it... Read more »

Ben Khan – “Zenith”

London’s Ben Khan has a style all his own. It’s a subdued funk: glistening dance production is paired with Khan’s melancholy vocals to create an original, energetic listening experience that never verges towards abrasion. His latest,... Read more »

Premiere: Baro – “Bears”

With the exception of Action Bronson’s Mr. Wonderful, the bulk of hip-hop releases so far this year have favored a darker, gritter sound. But what made Bronson’s album stand out is that it reminded us how... Read more »

Lido & Canblaster – “Superspeed”

Producers Lido and Canblaster are collaborating on a new EP called Superspeed, which drops next week (April 6). After first sharing the slow burner “Rush Hour,” the duo have decided to release the EP’s title track, a bouncy, irresistible... Read more »

Gallant – “Open Up”

Early 2014 found a steady stream of releases by Gallant, all culminating in his fantastic Zebra EP. After sharing the project, the singer did something different. Instead of building on the buzz the EP received, Gallant... Read more »

Daniel D’Artiste ft. Willow Smith – “Four”

Daniel D’Artiste, part of Jaden and Willow Smith’s MSFTSrep collective, just dropped a song to commemorate his late uncle’s birthday. Willow sings on the beautiful, melancholy track, over an intimate mix of piano and laid back... Read more »

Skepta – “Nasty”

Have you been feeling nostalgic for some good, old-fashioned rap beef? Not just whatever someone said about Iggy Azalea on Twitter, but actual songs containing actual slander? Well, the grime scene has your back. Skepta got... Read more »

Stream Tei Shi’s ‘Verde’ EP

Tei Shi has been consistently impressive since our introduction in 2013, but she’s continued to evolve, and her new work is her best and most accessible yet. The airy, celestial quality of her music is all... Read more »

Premiere: Sam Dew – “Desperately”

It’s rare and exciting to see a songwriter emerge from behind the curtain. With features on Wale’s “Love Hate Thing” and Skrillex’s “Stranger” writing credits for Rihanna, Estelle, Wale, Mary J. Blige and Jessie Ware, Chicago... Read more »