JOEY BADA$$ – KING OF THE JUNGLE

Joey Badass has releases new track ‘King of the Jungle,’ a collaboration with Amy Winehouse producer Salaam Remi which pays homage to The Notorious B.I.G. A sinister, ’90s-inspired instrumnetal is the perfect backdrop for an emcee who is arguably now Brooklyn’s current Finest. Stream below via SoundCloud.

SWEATER BEATS – DARK MATTER [FT. ALLIE]

With tracks like ‘Dark Matter’, we can’t wait for Sweater Beats’ upcoming EP, ‘Cloud City’.  On the track, SB enlists the help of Toronto vocalist a l l i e, who provides some delicately smokey vocals over his marching drums, huge synths and gentle piano refrain.  Stream below via SoundCloud, and look out for ‘Cloud…

CLOCKWORK INDIGO – BUTTERFLY EFFECT

  Flatbush Zombies and Underachievers (collectively known as Clockwork Indigo) unveil their first offering as a duo of duos, ‘Butterfly Effect’.  This unholy union, a veritable supergroup of Hip Hop’s new school will go on tour with ‘The Electric Koolade Experience’ next month, so we can look forward to plenty more from them in the…

YOUR OLD DROOG – HOODIE WEATHER [FT. PRODIGY]

  Now we know for sure that Your Old Droog is definitely not Nas we can just get back to talking about what’s important; how awesome the Brooklyn MC is.  The great thing about YOD is that he just doesn’t have to try to hard, he’s got the relaxed approach that we usually only hear from…

BLACK MILK X BADBADNOTGOOD – NOW OR NEVER

The very mention of this Converse-facilitated collaboration sent blood rushing to one of Province’ appendages in particular, and it didn’t disappoint after pressing play.  BadBadNotGood have made quite a name for themselves by bridging the gap between Modern Jazz and Hip Hop, collaborating with the likes of Tyler, The Creator, Danny Brown and Ghostface Killah and, of course, brilliantly…

YOUR OLD DROOG – FREE TURKEY

Your Old Droog has such expert flow that rumours are rife that he is actually Nas with his voice pitched-down.  While praise indeed, it’s almost certainly not true. Regardless, the chopped-up Jazzy instrumental on ‘Free Turkey’ wouldn’t have sounded out of place in Nas’ ‘Illmatic’ era back catalogue.  Whoever he is, Your Old Droog is a prolific talent, stream…

CHROME SPARKS – GODDESS

Chrome Sparks shares the title track from his upcoming EP, ‘Goddess’.  Real name Jeremy Malvin, the Pittsburgh native conjours up a ridiculously epic electronic composition on ‘Goddess’, which builds to a frenzy of arpeggios before it subsides, genuinely leaving the listener having experienced something of a journey.  This is a seriouslys feat of production, like a…