JOEY BADA$$ & KIRK KNIGHT – GAZZLIONA

“Old to us but will be new to y’all. Expect more spontaneity in 2018,” said Joey Bada$$ of ‘Gazzliona’.  The collaboration with fellow Pro Era founding member Kirk Knight came to life in 2013, but has been lying on a hard drive in wait until now.  Bada$$ goes gruff over the first, butter smooth section…

STASH PESO – COLD DREAMS

Following the release of his debut EP ‘Shine‘, Stash Peso ends the year with brand new track ‘Cold Dreams’.  The accompanying visual is the first in a new loop series directed by fellow TooRareToDdie affiliate Jeaniq Amihyia.  Produced by Lani Christ, Peso calls this “the perfect soundtrack for your icy December nights.”  Stream below via…

GREYHAT – IN THE WALL

Greyhat rounds off 2017 with new track ‘In The Wall’; a quietly brilliant new track that sees the producer incorporate guitars into his synthy signature sound.  It’s unassuming, but it’s lead melody is surprisingly catchy.  Stream the new track from the Portland, Maine beatmaker [who lists Crash Bandicoot among his influences], below via Spotify, click…

SKEPTA – GHOST RIDE [VIDEO]

Halloween 2017 saw Skepta drop a surprise project in the form of his ‘Vicious EP’, on which he collaborated wth Section Boyz, Lil B and A$APs Rocky & Nast.  It’s ‘Ghost Ride’, on which the latter two artists feature, to which Skepta returns for the lo-fi visual treatment.  Stream below via Youtube.

RUN THE JEWELS – CALL TICKETRON [VIDEO]

When Run The Jewels launched a new website, rumours began to circulate that the duo were gearing up to release a fourth album.  After a tweet from El-P put that one to bed and dots began moving across the website’s maps toward Madison Square Garden, it became apparent that the news was ‘Call Ticketron’-related [the…

STORMZY – BLINDED BY YOUR GRACE PT. 2 [VIDEO]

Stormzy drops a new visual for MNEK-featured ‘Gang Signs & Prayer’ cut ‘Blinded By Your Grace Pt. 2’.  The visual sees him performing the track surrounded by children [he is gunning for Christmas number one.  He also pauses for a few video selfies with the kids because, you know, Nokia didn’t shell out all that…

JMZ – THE KING

British beatmaker JMZ follows up ‘Let Me Be’ and ‘Church Ave.’ with another single from ‘Let Me Be Great’; ‘The King’.  “This track is super random when I think about it.  I wrote it when I had just finished binge-watching Season 1 of Stranger Things and decided to do something productive to balance it out.  I…