Top Dawg Etertainment, home of Kendrick Lamar and SZA, recently added Reason, a Carson CA rapper, to their quality-loaded roster. Along with the announcement, Reason released an intro-of-sorts titled “The Soul”. We lead off with that fiery one and some of the lyrics (quoted below) justify why.
Don’t let the title mislead you. Yes, Chicago is represented in this playlist with the likes of BJ The Chicago Kid and Vic Mensa. No, this got nothing to do with Mr. West. But as Nigerians will be quick to quip, “The only ‘Ye’ we recognize is Burna Boy’s.” It’s one of the numerous bangers...Continue reading
Ciara never really left. Her abilities as a dancer aren’t to be written off yet. “Level Up”, the lead single to her forthcoming album is a the high-energy anthemic hit that we’ve been used to and (that some of us) quickly forgot.
There have been whispers of a new Anderson .Paak album and with a new single (“Bubblin”) release, that album is in sight. More good news? How about Galantis teasing more new music and bringing Uffie out of hibernation? What of Lady Leshurr finally gearing up for the release of her debut album? Looks like an...Continue reading
I thought the movie Freaky Friday was a good comedy flick. (I’m referring to the 2003 remake that is; I never got to see the original.) I also thought Lil Dicky’s knack for self-deprecating humor would give it an interesting spin. He brought Chris Brown and surprises along and nailed it! Speaking of surprises, how...Continue reading
I was all set up for a pretty standard playlist bookended by a short film starring Cassie (because… Cassie). But then there were the BET Awards Cyphers… The Eminem freestyle in particular. Enjoy!