THE PROVINCE PLAYLIST – OCTOBER 2014

October has been a big month: BadBadNotGood and Ghostface Killah announced a collaborative album with new track ‘Gunshowers‘, Mac Miller signed to Warner and released a new track, and Flatbush Zombies & Underachievers united as ‘Clockwork Indigo‘.  Not only that, but we’ve seen new projects drop from the likes of Black Milk, Childish Gambino, Run The Jewels, Baauer and Vince…

ALEX WILEY – TAKEOFF [FT. KEMBE-X]

After the recent ‘Sexual Dolphin‘, Alex Wiley continues the slew of excellent visual accompaniments to tracks from his Village Party LP with ‘TakeOff’.  The Chicago rapper links with Kembe-X for the second time in recent weeks [see ‘As I Unfold‘] in a video laced with trippy effects.  Stream below via YouTube.

ALEX WILEY – SEXUAL DOLPHIN

  God knows why, but Alex Wiley’s latest track is entitled ‘Sexual Dolphin’.  Off the back of his ‘Village Party’ mixtape, it’s clear that Wiley isn’t really fussed about adhering to any kind of norm.  Producers Carter Lang and Odd Couple combine an impressive variety of instrumentation on the track, and Wiley’s flow is as light-footed and entertaining…

KEMBE X – AS I UNFOLD [FT. AB-SOUL & ALEX WILEY]

We admit it – we completely slept on Kembe X’s self-titled EP, which was released via Scion AV a fortnight ago.  Track number four on the five-track project is the sublime ‘As I Unfold’, which features a verse from TDE’s Ab-Soul and Kembe X’s Chicago cohort Alex Wiley.  The track has now been given the visual treatment, which…

ALEX WILEY – IDEAS [ADDERALL]

Taken from his ‘Village Party’ mixtape (which you can stream and download here, Alex Wiley releases the visuals for ‘Ideas (Adderall).  The out-of-focus, tripped-out visual itself is akin to an adderall high, and the track is one of the project’s hypest.  Stream below via YouTube.

ALEX WILEY X STATIK SELEKTAH – FUTURE GUNS

‘Future Guns’ will feature as a bonus on Statik Selektah’s upcoming album ‘What Goes Around…’ and features Chicago MC Alex Wiley.  The track combines a wandering bassline with silky smooth horns underneath Wiley’s upbeat flow.  Stream below via SoundCloud.

ALEX WILEY – VIBRATION

With his mixtape, ‘Village Party’, on the way, Alex Wiley adds an arty set of visuals to latest single ‘Vibration’.  The track features Wiley’s energetic flow over a relatively mellow beat, while Windeaux Vision provides the incredible illustrations that make up the animated video.  Watch below via YouTube, and stay tuned for ‘Village Party’, which drops this Spring.