GANG STARR – ONE OF THE BEST YET

The legendary Gang Starr released a historic new album this year. ‘One Of The Best Yet’ is their first in 16 years, and their 7th studio album. Comprised of brand new DJ Premier beats and previously unreleased, posthumous vocals from Guru. OOTBY features guests appearances from J. Cole, Royce da 5’9″, Talib Kweli, M.O.P., and…

DANNY BROWN – UKNOWHATIMSAYIN¿

Danny Brown is back with new album ‘uknowhatimsayin¿’, three years after the Detroit rapper’s highly acclaimed ‘Atrocity Exhibition‘.  The new project finds Brown retaining his singular style, quirky humour, unflinching honesty and innovative approach, and comes executive-produced by Q-Tip, and with features from Run The Jewels, Blood Orange, Obongjayar, JPEGMAFIA.  Stream below via Spotify.

DANNY BROWN – BEST LIFE

Danny Brown has dropped a new single called ‘Best Life.’  While it’s a shame that he’s referencing such a common phraseological parasite with the title, the new Q-Tip-produced track is every bit as entertaining as the last [namely ‘Dirty Laundry‘.  They’ll both feature on Brown’s forthcoming album, ‘uknowhatimsayin¿’, out October 4 on Warp Records.

SANGO – JUST A KID FROM SEATTLE

Hypetrak have released a brand new mix from Seattle Beatmaker Sango, entitled ‘Just A Kid From Seattle’. The producer says: “This mix includes songs that remind me of my hometown Seattle. Also, there are a few exclusives of mine and some tracks I’ve been enjoying by a few producers I know. Shout out to the South…

BUSTA RHYMES X Q-TIP – THE ABSTRACT AND THE DRAGON

Q-Tip The Abstract and Busta ‘The Dungeon Dragon’ Rhymes have been teasing their collaborative project ‘The Abstract And The Dragon’ for a long time now, but the mixtape is finally here.  The tape delivers in two main aspects.  Firstly, they manage to re-visit that classic ‘A Tribe Called Quest’ vibe, but without just making a…

BUSTA RHYMES X Q TIP – THANK YOU

Busta Rhymes’ ‘Thank You’ is taken from his upcoming album ‘Extinction Level Event 2’, which is due for release later this month.  The track sees Busta and Tip flow at lightning pace over a funky two-step sample from Alicia Meyer’s ‘I Want To Thank You’.  The track also features adlibs from Kanye West and Lil…