Woi. This is something. Aj Tracey is smashing up the grime scene at the moment and has been doing so since Naila dropped. This switch up is fire. Murlo is a producer from the Midlands and this beat is a big bassy eargasm of grime sounds. Can’t wait till this goes off in the dance. … More AJ Tracey – Naila (Murlo Remix)
Tom Misch is everywhere at the moment, producing, co-producing and performing on loads of great stuff. This track with one of my favourite UK rappers, Loyle Carner has been on rotation a lot for the past two days. Misch uses his classic funky guitar sounds layered with a laid back drum beat. Misch and Carner’s … More Tom Misch – Crazy Dream (Ft. Loyle Carner)
Ooooph. Get on this one. GoldLink is one of the hottest rappers around at the moment, his flow is incomparable. He brings some heat on this one; he sounds angry and it works. This a shot for the crown. And Mr man of the moment Kaytranada delivers with the beat; big heavy drums patterns, dope … More GoldLink – Celebration Freestyle (Prod. Kaytranada)
Tru from the HOMIES ONLY COLLECTIVE has just dropped this fire ball. This sounds like old school underground hip-hop track with new school trap flow. Producer Sum-Total uses this dope eery piano sample, big bassy drums and little trap flicks. Tru comes in the with the flow, and proves that other rappers should see him as … More Tru – Help Yourself
This is a very cool track. Random Love is the third track off Appleby‘s next EP Down Dance to be released on 25th April. Rapper/singer Appleby brings a slick, chilled out flow that spreads fire across a big warm synthy beat. Duo Iris Temple‘s vocal come is with pleasing effect, and the song just keeps growing, giving you everything you want. … More Appleby… – Random Love Ft. Iris Temple
Four tablespoons of bars, a pinch of of drums and pour in the jazz/soul combo, bring to boil. Rapper Tru, and producer Sum Total have got the recipe. The beat is just so smooth; laid back drum beats, gliding jazz guitars layered on each other. Tru comes in with a reminiscent flow which sails in-between singing … More Tru – Muddy V3 (Prod. Sum Total)
Whilst scouring the internet for intellect, I found this tape chilling in the intersect and it’s all hip-hop with introspect. ScienZe is a rapper from Brooklyn, NY and he has just dropped a hefty 11 track. This tape oozes soul and jazz, the beat selection is on point. I especially like those produced by King I … More ScienZe – #Georgia Tape
This is big. This sounds like rap rock’n’roll. Big beat, featuring broken piano sounds, a heavy bassline, warping drums and high distortion vocals. The flow is quick and on point. This is the single from Commodo’s debut album ‘How What Time’ released via Bristol label Black Acre. Grab it on pre-order HERE.
Gravez is one of my favourite producers about now, and GoldLink is one of my favourite my rappers. So together the matrimony on this one is holy. Warping synthy bells, post-modern hip-hop drums and vocal samples. GoldLink’s rides the beat like a pro; he brings that trademark flow that always make me bounce. Just wait … More GoldLink – Zipporah (Gravez Remix)
Here’s some French trap. The beat is fire, so anything you spit on it would burn. Freeze Corleone brings it. This is one of those trap tunes you put in your headphones and walk down the street to like you’re a superhero, or is that just me? Take a listen.