INJURY RESERVE – KORUNA & LIME

Injury Reserve recently piqued our interest last month with ‘Jailbreak the Tesla‘ video, which they’ve just followed up with new track ‘Koruna & Lime.’ The rap trio [Nathaniel Ritchie, Stepa J Groggs & Parker Corey] have also announced a date for their self-titled debut album; May 17.  The track comes along with a video, which…

ANDERSON .PAAK – VENTURA

‘Ventura’ is Anderson .Paak’s fourth studio album, and has to be one of the most hotly anticipated this year so far. Following the West Coast place name theme of his previous albums, .Paak makes his way up the California coast on ‘Ventura.’ Again following a theme, it also comes executive produced by none other than…

BEAST COAST – COAST/CLEAR

‘Coast/Clear’ follows ‘Left Hand‘ as the second single from the Beast Coast collective, comprised of Pro Era, Flatbush Zombies and The Underachievers.  The title track from the East Coast supergroup sees Powers Pleasant handling production, with seven MCs delivering bars representing their respective crews.  What makes Beast Coast stand out, is their continued commitment to…

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.

SCHOOLBOY Q – CHOPSTIX [FT. TRAVIS SCOTT]

ScHoolboy Q follows up recent single ‘Numb Numb Juice‘ [his first since 2016 LP ‘Blank Face‘] with ‘CHopstix’, which centres on Q’s infatuation with a woman whose legs he compares to the Asian utensil.  Travis Scott features on the hook, on a track originally slated for an April 4 release, which was postponed as a…

SLOWTHAI – GORGEOUS [VIDEO]

Slowthai releases a new set of visuals for ‘Gorgeous’, the latest drop to come from his upcoming debut album ‘Nothing Great About Great Britain.’  The video comprises five performance-based vignettes; the first at Sixfield’s Stadium [home of Thai’s local club Northampton FV], the second in a boxing ring, followed by one in a local boozer,…

ANDERSON .PAAK – MAKE IT BETTER [VIDEO]

Anderson .Paak has shared a new, Smokey Robinson-featured track from upcoming album ‘Ventura.’ ‘Make It Better’ arrives with a music video directed by Andy Hines and is a smooth, soulful, string-filled ode to repairing a relationship, produced by none other than The Alchemist. ‘Ventura’ is set to arrive next Friday [April 12] via Aftermath/12 Tone,…