COCO – BIG N SERIOUS [VIDEO]

Coco impressed with rapid fire flows on bass heavy, Toddla T-produced single ‘Big N Serious‘.  The track now has a visual to match its energy, with the Steel City MC surrounded by cartoon graphics.  Stream the video below via YouTube, click here to download the track from iTunes.

DARQ E FREAKER – CHOPPIN NECKS [FT. DAI BURGER]

Ahead of his upcoming mixtape ‘#DontFreakOut’, Darq E Freaker releases some new visuals for ‘Choppin Necks’ via Noisey.  The track sees the purveyor of Urban Electronica team up with NYC rapper Dai Burger for a bass-heavy assault, filled with cut-throat bars and Freaker’s unique brand of production.  Stream below via YouTube.

ALEX WILEY – READY

Alex Wiley has announced the release of a new mixtape “within 30 days”, alongside new track ‘Ready’.  The track is produced by the Chicago MC himself, who is due to go on tour at the end of this month, and according to Noisey, who premiered the track, it’s ” a little bit smoother, a little bit…

HUNTAR – BITTAR MIXTAPE

Premiered by Noisey, South London’s HUNTAR releases his ‘BITTAR’ mixtape, featuring contributions from FTSE, Eagles for Hands and Youngs Teflon.  “Twisted Pop and Futurist R&B” might sound like an unhelpful description of Huntar’s sound, but on listening it’s actually quite an accurate account of an artist that draws equally on Grime, Soul and Electro, and definitely benefits from the…

NOISEY PRESENTS: THE RAP MONUMENT

We know you’re busy, but this is hands-down the best way to spend forty two minutes we can possibly imagine.  Courtesy of Noisey and Hennessy, over thirty rappers [including Danny Brown, Action Bronson, Killer Mike, Pusha T, CyHi The Prince, Future, Prodigy and more] come together over a huge beat from Hudson Mohawke, Nick Hook…

ALEX WILEY – BOOTY CLUB [GOIN’ DUMB AGAIN]

Chicago’s Alex Wiley drops a new track entitled ‘Booty Club [Goin’ Dumb Again]’ via Noisey, which was recorded in a hotel room and inspired by one of his bodyguards: “One random night he comes in at like 5 AM, waking everybody up, and we’re like ‘where were you?’ and he’s like ‘the booty club, going dumb…

DIZZEE RASCAL – PAGANS

Dizzee Rascal’s ‘Pagans’ is possibly the best thing to come from the Grime legend since his seminal ‘Boy In Da Corner’.  The beat [courtesy of Footsie, who contributed to the Dizzee’s aforementioned debut] is of exactly the kind Grime fans have been gagging to hear Mr. Rascal on for years, and the ridiculous martial arts…

ACTION BRONSON – BLUE CHIPS 2

Premiered via Noisey, Action Bronson teams up with Party Supplies once again for his follow up to last year’s ‘Blue Chips’, and delivers in spades.  On the one hand, we get exactly what we all want from Bronsolini: fine dining infused bragadocio with that trademark Queens drawl.  On the other, he and Party Supplies provide…

CZARFACE [INSPECTAH DECK X 7L & ESOTERIC] – CZARFACE

This release from Wu-Tang legend and underground producers 7L & Esoteric sounds like its come straight out of the nineties but simultaneously feels modern and relevant.  The production is unbelievably good, sampling an outrageous number of films in a possible nod to the Wu-Tang production style of old.  This high standard is more than matched…