VERIFIED ARTISTS WE LOVE ON GENIUS

For those living under rocks, Genius is an online knowledge base that allows users to annotate text with their own explanations/interpretations.  It started life as Rap Genius in October 2009, but has since broadened its horizons towards other genres, the news, and pretty much everything.  Our favourite thing about the site [apart from its comprehensive catalogue of…

ACTION BRONSON – BIG LEAGUE CHEW

Premiered on the latest episode of ‘Fuck, That’s Delicious’, Alchemist releases a new track from himself and Action Bronson.  Alc’s beats and Bronsoliño’s bars go together like rooster nuts and plum sauce, venison and a great stout, a squeeze of lemon over lamb, so it’s no suprise that ‘Big League Chew’ is an absolute winner.  With the finest cadence…

ASANTE HUNTER – SHOW ME THE WAR

London’s Asante Hunter gained plenty of attention with the release of ‘Show Me The War’, and now drops the accompanying visuals.  On the track, Hunter demonstrates an impressive range of vocal styles as he raps, sings (with and without autotune) and recites poetry over a pleasantly brooding soundscape.  Check out the beautiful yet violent visuals above,…

RKZ – NAMASTE

UK emcee/poet Namaste demonstrates his considerable lyrical ability on ‘Namaste’ (prod. Bhonstro), which was released today in association with Rap Genius, with whom he has a verified account.  What is so great about RKZ is that he has a real love affair with the spoken word, which becomes abundantly clear on record.  Credit must also…