MC NELSON – BY THE RIVER

MC Nelson’s first release of 2018 comes in the form of ‘By The River’, the video for which he premiered live on the big screen via FACT in his native Liverpool.  The aqua-centric video is based around the water of the river Mersey, referenced in the Jazz-indebted track itself, and was accompanied by a short documentary, some behind…

KENDRICK LAMAR – ALL THE STARS FT. SZA

Kendrick Lamar teams up with fellow TDE signee SZA on new track ‘All The Stars’.  Quite the departure in sounds from his latest album ‘DAMN.‘, ‘All The Stars’ is a pop-tastic, string-filled epic; almost reminiscent of Eminem’s dire pop output circa 2010 [‘Love The Way You Lie’, ‘The Monster’ etc] but far more subdued.  The…

LIL WAYNE – DEDICATION 6

Lil Wayne fans have had quite a wait for ‘Dedication 6’ – it’s been just over four years since the release of its predecessor ‘Dedication 5’.  This time around, Weezy delivers right off the bat with ‘Fly Away’; his take on one of the instrumentals of the year, Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DNA.’, prod. Mike Will Made…

JOEY BADA$$ & KIRK KNIGHT – GAZZLIONA

“Old to us but will be new to y’all. Expect more spontaneity in 2018,” said Joey Bada$$ of ‘Gazzliona’.  The collaboration with fellow Pro Era founding member Kirk Knight came to life in 2013, but has been lying on a hard drive in wait until now.  Bada$$ goes gruff over the first, butter smooth section…

STASH PESO – COLD DREAMS

Following the release of his debut EP ‘Shine‘, Stash Peso ends the year with brand new track ‘Cold Dreams’.  The accompanying visual is the first in a new loop series directed by fellow TooRareToDdie affiliate Jeaniq Amihyia.  Produced by Lani Christ, Peso calls this “the perfect soundtrack for your icy December nights.”  Stream below via…

SKEPTA – GHOST RIDE [VIDEO]

Halloween 2017 saw Skepta drop a surprise project in the form of his ‘Vicious EP’, on which he collaborated wth Section Boyz, Lil B and A$APs Rocky & Nast.  It’s ‘Ghost Ride’, on which the latter two artists feature, to which Skepta returns for the lo-fi visual treatment.  Stream below via Youtube.