Singer/producer Azekel connects with producer Maths Time Joy for the remix to the single “Linger”. This track is slated to appear on Azekel’s upcoming EP project Raw, Vol. 2. Not only is Azekel’s singing pretty much perfect, the combination of Maths Time Joy’s production makes this one an instant winner. Listen to the remix and watch the Shawn James Grant directed video to the original version below.
Fashawn speaks on his conflict with embracing America as home despite the treatment of its black citizens in “Mother Amerikkka”. The track is produced by Hecktik & Jukebawks and gives Fashawn the perfect soundscape to speak his introspective lyrics. “Mother Amerikkka” premiered on Mass Appeal’s website and features an interview with Fashawn. Click here to read his thoughts on creating the song and its lyrics. Listen to “Mother Amerikkka” below and share your comments and/or ratings. Be on the lookout also for Fashawn’s upcoming EP Manna, which is slated for a Fall release, in addition to his next album, Millenia.
Iconic Hip-Hop group De La Soul returns with the brand new single “Royalty Capes” from their upcoming album and the Anonymous Nobody. Production on this one is provided by Dave aka Plug Too along with a feature by poet Gina Loring. Listen below and share your comments and/or ratings. And the Anonymous Nobody will be released worldwide August 26th, 2016. Click here to pre-order the album via iTunes.
In response to Drake’s comments about Joe Budden at his Summer Sixteen Tour, Budden does what he does best and responds with the new track “Just Because”. While I feel that this one isn’t as scathing as “Making A Murderer Pt. 1” or “Wake” have been, Joe still establishes the fact that he’s not going to stop until he makes Drake respond in with some actual bars. I ain’t mad at it at all. Stream and download “Just Because” below.
Fresh of the release of her debut album Seven Nineteen, Xiomara links with producer Amerigo Gazaway for the release of “YDKJ Pt. II”. Gazaway provides his signature feel to the track with the assistance of some talented musicians from Xiomara’s hometown. While this version of “You Don’t Know Jack” is not on featured on the album, it is available as either a free download or you can show your support by naming your price for it. Listen below and do just that afterwards.