KAYTRANADA – DYSFUNCTIONAL [FT. VANJESS]

Kaytranada shares a new track, ‘DYSFUNCTIONAL,’ featuring Nigerian-American sister duo VanJess.  The smooth cut marks Kaytranada’s first new release since last year’s ‘NOTHIN LIKE U/CHANCES’ EP, which featured Ty Dolla Sign and frequent collaborator Shay Lia.  Stream below via YouTube.

CARDI B, PUSHA T, NAS & MORE ANNOUNCED FOR PARKLIFE 2019

Parklife Festival announced their 2019 line-up this week, which is set to include performances from Province favourites Pusha T, Nas, Cardi B, Loyle Carner, The Streets, Mura Masa, Earl Sweatshirt, Slowthai and a whole lot more besides.  It’s shaping up to be the British festival for Hip Hop this year. Returning to Heaton Park in Manchester Saturday…

MICK JENKINS – WHAT AM I TO DO

Mick Jenkins follows up recent track ‘Bruce Banner‘ with a new drop in the form of ‘What Am I To Do’.  Over a silky smooth beat from Kaytranada, Mick continues to astound with a real onslaught; only a very short hook punctuating his unrelentingly brilliant bars.  We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again;…

BISHOP NEHRU – ELEVATORS

My introduction to the strength and intention behind Bishop Nehru’s flow and lyricism was his first MF DOOM collab ‘NehruvianDOOM‘ in October 2014. It featured Nehru as a hungry young artist, who displayed not only a great respect for his ‘Classic’ Rap influences but also that he had the tools necessary to grow into a…

BISHOP NEHRU – UP UP AND AWAY

With new album ‘Elevators’ due for release March 14, Bishop Nehru follows up ‘Rooftops‘ with a second single, ‘Up Up And Away’.  Not only does the track feature production from Kaytranada, but also a contribution from New York-based duo Lion Babe [performance artist Jillian Hervey and producer and instrumentalist Lucas Goodman aka Astro Raw]. “This…

BISHOP NEHRU – ROOFTOPS

Bishop Nehru recently announced that he’d soon be releasing ‘Elevators’; a two part conceptual album produced by MF DOOM and Kaytranada.  Exciting news, particularly given the calibre of the last DOOM/Nehru collab, ‘NehruvianDOOM‘.  The first taste of the album is entitled ‘Rooftops’, and comes with production from the aforementioned masked maverick and a video courtesy…

WIKI – NO MOUNTAINS IN MANHATTAN

“I just wanna grow and shit,” Wiki told DJBooth of his split from Ratking. “I’m happy for Ratking because that was a good basis and a way to lay the groundwork and build a little community behind it, but I was ready to do my own shit.” His “own shit” began with ‘Lil Me‘, and…