A$AP ROCKY – GUNZ N BUTTER [FT. JUICY J]

A$AP Rocky drops off another visual accompaniment to his latest album ‘TESTING‘, this time for Juicy J collaboration ‘Gunz N Butter’.  It’s an absolute masterclass in branding, with the TESTING brand managing to remain front and centre despite rifling through a series of increasingly disturbing vignettes at blistering pace.  Children toting guns and smoking, animals…

A$AP ROCKY – TESTING

A$AP Rocky follows last album ‘AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP’ with the brand new ‘TESTING’, an conceptual album centered on experimentation with new sounds: “People are scared to test new sounds, so they go with what’s current, ‘cause it’s the easy thing to do. I don’t just rap – I actually make music.  That’s why it takes time.  These sonics…

MAC MILLER – BREAK THE LAW

  After dropping a video for ‘100 Grandkids‘ last week, as well as releasing a previously unheard collaboration with the recently deceased Sean Price, Mac Miller releases new track ‘Break The Law’.  The track does what it says on the tin, as Mac is at his ignorant finest; referring to himself as ‘Mr. Grabs His Nuts…

BIG K.R.I.T. – SEE ME ON TOP VOL. 4

Big K.R.I.T. gave us a taster of his brand new mixtape ‘See Me On Top Vol.4’ in the form of two new tracks on his SoundCloud: the triumphant ‘What’s Next’ and the characteristically Southern ‘Drinker’s Club’.  Both self-produced, the former sees KRIT discuss where he’s got to, his appetite for what’s next, and the plight of a…

LIL WAYNE – I AM NOT A HUMAN BEING II

Lil Wayne’s latest offering was released last week, following his hospitalization.  An entertaining tape, it features plenty of trap beats and lots of collabs.  It’s no ‘Carter III’, but it is Weezy giving rap fans what they want from him: imaginatively disgusting references to his money/genitals/guns.  There are some great throwaway lines on this tape,…