SCHOOLBOY Q – CRASH TALK

ScHoolboy Q’s fifth studio album arrives almost three years after his ‘Blank Face’ LP, and postponed several months due to the passing of Q’s close friend and collaborator Mac Miller.  “You know I drop albums every two years, right?” said Puffy during a November 2018 concert.  “But listen, with my nigga gone right now, I…

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…

2 CHAINZ – RAP OR GO TO THE LEAGUE

‘Rap or Go to the League’ is 2 Chainz’ fifth studio album, its title a reference to the misconception of young African-American men that their only options for success are as rappers or athletes [see also Biggie’s ‘Things Done Changed‘.  2 Chainz himself was a high school and college basketball player before ultimately deciding to…

LIL WAYNE – THA CARTER V

Initially slated for release five years ago in 2013, ‘Tha Carter V’ is finally here. Released on Lil Wayne’s birthday, the fifth instalment in the series comes in at twenty three tracks long, and features XXXTentacion, Kendrick Lamar, Nicki Minaj, Travis Scott, Snoop Dogg and more. All in all, it’s a real mixed bag. ‘Dedicate’…

TOP DAWG ENT – BLACK PANTHER OST

Marvel’s new film Black Panther premiered in venues around the world last night, followed swiftly by its soundtrack – officially titled ‘Black Panther the Album (Music From and Inspired By)’.  Curated by West Coast label Top Dawg Entertainment, the album features appearances from Kendrick Lamar, SZA, ScHoolboy Q, Vince Staples, Travis Scott, The Weeknd and…

CURATOR PLAYLIST 005: MARTA STRAUSS

Province is proud to present a playlist curated by Creative Director & Videographer Marta Strauss.  Alongside her MilaView co-conspirator Alex Viladomiu she’s shot music videos for the likes of Loick Essien, The HeavyTrackerz and most recently BDE & Flex, and has worked on visual content for Province favourite Kojey Radical. Marta took some time out…