11:11 – BYO

Toronto R&B singer 11:11  has releases ‘BYO [Break You Off]’ from his self-titled debut EP.  The track clearly shows influence from Toronto natives Drake and The Weeknd, while demonstrating his own atmospheric, Trap-inspired sound, coupled with the perfect Mariah Carey sample.  11:11 effortlessly glides over the production by Matthew Burnett, Mike DZL and himself; his voice blending…

JAMMER – ROYAL RUMBLE

With less than a month to go until Lord of the Mics returns in its seventh incarnation [September 23], one of its founding member’s Jammer releases ‘Royal Rumble’.  The track is a start-studded affair, featuring D Double E, Footsie, Lethal B, Hype, Blacks, Jendor, Shorty, Bruza, Ears, Face and Royal alongside the man himself.  “It’s…

OG MACO – U GUESSED IT [DURKIN REMIX]

Durkin amps up the creeping Trap of OG Maco & Key!’s ‘U Guessed It’ with his re-work of the ‘Give Em Hell’ anthem.  Adding texture with layers of extra synth, bass and percussion, the Boston producer turns the original up to a whole new level.  Stream below via SoundCloud.