KANYE WEST – WOLVES [VIDEO]

Kanye West releases a video for ‘The Life Of Pablo‘ cut ‘Wolves’.  Unsurprisingly, the track has actually been tweaked and elongated into a new, seven minute version.  The video forms part of Balmain’s Autumn 2016 campaign and stars Kim Kardashian, Sia, Vic Mensa, Jourdan Dunn,Kylie Jenner, Cindy Crawford and more.  The question is: is Kanye West blurring the lines…

TOWKIO – COMMUNITY SERVICE 2!

SAVEMONEY’s Towkio releases ‘Community Service 2!’, a seven track mixtape featuring singles ‘Tear Drop‘ and ‘GWM‘, featuring Vic Mensa.  Stream below via Spotify, click here to download from iTunes.

VIC MENSA – THERE’S A LOT GOING ON

After recent collaborations with Kanye West, Kaytranada and Towkio, the prospect of an album from Vic Mensa was quite an exciting one.  Unfortunately, ‘There’s Alot Going On’ doesn’t quite live up to the hype.  It’s difficult to criticise an artist who quite clearly has very good intentions [the politically charged album sets racially motivated police brutality in Chicago…

FLUME – SKIN

Having made its debut on Facebook Live earlier this week, the new album from Australian producer Flume sees a long-awaited full release.  Featuring the singles ‘Smoke & Retribution‘, ‘Never Be Like You‘ and ‘Say It‘, it’s a big, bold collection of glossy beats punctuated by an all-star cast of Vince Staples, Vic Mensa, Beck, Raekwon and more.…

KAYTRANADA – 99.9%

Kaytranada’s new album ‘99.9%’ is, as expected, fucking brilliant.  Singles ‘Bus Ride‘ and ‘Glowed Up‘, hinted at what was in store, but the fifteen track collection even surpasses what we’ve come to expect from the Canadian producer.  With features from Vic Mensa, BadBadNotGood, Anderson .Paak, GoldLink and even Craig David, ‘99.9%’ is incredibly varied but consistently…

TOWKIO – G W M [FT. VIC MENSA]

Towkio enlists the help of fellow SAVEMONEY MC Vic Mensa on his first song of 2016, ‘G W M [Gang With Me)’.  Between them, the Chicago rappers name drop Beyonce, Jay Z, Kanye West as their battle of braggadocio ensues over a beat from Mr. Carmack and Kenny Segal.  Stream below via SoundCloud.

VIC MENSA – DANGER

Kanye West premiered new album ‘The Life Of Pablo’ at the Yeezy Season 3 unveiling at Madison Square Garden last week.  As well as airing the album in its entirety, Ye threw in a handful of tracks by other artists, including a new one from Vic Mensa.  Given that Papi Beatz’ unhinged beat and Mensa’s strained vocals…