FUDGE – LADY PARTS

Lex Records duo Fudge release ‘Lady Parts’, the first collaborative album from MC Michael Christmas and producer Prefuse 73.  The story goes that the project [featuring singles ‘In My Shoes‘, ‘Popstar Sh*t‘ and ‘These Saturdays‘ came together “during several sessions in the summer and fall of 2015 at Nick Hook’s Green Point studio.  Prefuse 73 brought along a hard drive…

PUSHA T – M.P.A.

After ‘Untouchable‘, ‘Crutches, Crosses, Caskets‘ and ‘M.F.T.R.‘ all took their video straight from Pusha T’s short film ‘Darkest Before Dawn‘, we were starting to get a little tired of Push re-hashing the same visuals to accompany singles from ‘Darkest Before Dawn: The Prelude‘.  The video for ‘M.P.A.’, however, is all new material – it sees…

STICKY BLOOD – I.D.

Sheffield-based production duo Sticky Blood release ‘I.D.’, the title track from their upcoming debut EP.  The pair is comprised of Arctic Monkey’s Andy Nicholson and Jamie Shieldand, who have recruited up-and-coming Grime MC Ajay Carter on ‘I.D.: “We wanted a much harder track on our debut EP which had a heavy percussive element. We designed the…

TOM MISCH – WANDER WITH ME [FT. CARMODY]

Tom Misch vowed last week to drop a track from his upcoming ‘Beat Tape 2’ [August 28] every Thursday until its release date.  True to his word, the 20-year-old singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer releases a second track from the project entitled ‘Wander With Me’.  The track is filled with layer upon layer of mellow piano…

PREP – CHEAPEST FLIGHT

Although their individual names are as-yet unknown, we do know that PREP is a four-piece band comprised of a Hip Hop producer, a classical composer, a house DJ and a singer/songwriter whose individual credits include Drake, Foxes and Raleigh Ritchie.  Their first single, ‘Cheapest Flight’ is an undeniably smooth number that would certainly slot neatly into…

JAY PRINCE – TAKE YOUR TIME

Since releasing the superb ‘BeFor Our Time‘ at the beginning of this year, we haven’t heard much in the way of new music from Jay Prince; the East Londoner has been busy travelling the world with LA-based collective Soulection.  Today though, Annie Mac premieres a new track from Prince, produced by IAMNOBODI [who co-produced ‘BeFor Our Time‘],…

ALEX WILEY – RIGHT RIGHT [FT. KEMBE X]

Chicago MCs Alex Wiley and Kembe X are certainly no strangers [see ‘Take Off & ‘As I Unfold‘ for examples of previous collaborations], and the two team up again on ‘Right Right’.  With hectic production from Hippie Sabotage to match the rhymes, the track follows ‘Ready‘ as the second single from Wiley’s upcoming mixtape, which is…

THISISDA – SELL ME

After recent track ‘Bounce Back, ThisisDA releases another preview of his forthcoming ‘Based Off Black’ EP entitled ‘Sell Me’.  Produced by FreeNation’s Spacedtime [see ‘TheWaters‘], the track sees ThisisDA rattle off quick-fire, incendiary rhymes with his sights focussed on racial profiling and police brutality.  Stream below via SoundCloud.

FALCONS – VROOM [FT. GOLDLINK]

LA producers Falcons enlist the help of  GoldLink on new track ‘Vroom’.  The track samples Missy Elliott’s ‘The Rain’, and sees GoldLink lend his dance-friendly style to the original instrumental, which dropped a couple of months back.  The song description simply reads “an old song with a new friend.” – naww.  Stream below via SoundCloud.

BIG SEAN – ALL YOUR FAULT [FT. KANYE WEST]

The latest drop from Big Sean’s upcoming ‘Dark Sky Paradise’ comes in the form of ‘All Your Fault’, which features Sean’s label boss Kanye West.  With the album due out February 24, the track follows ‘Blessings‘, ‘One Man Can Change The World‘ and ‘Win Some, Lose Some‘ as the fourth single from the album, which…