Friday, August 23, 2019
Releasing a few days before she’ll be honored with the MTV VMA’s Video Vanguard Award and a few months after her historic entrance into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. The legendary and iconic Missy Elliot has released her new project "ICONOLOGY".
Source: Atlantic Records
Following up with the Grammy-nominated Laila’s Wisdom, Rapsody has dropped her highly anticipated third album "EVE". The album is dedicated to the celebration and empowerment of women of color worldwide with each song being named after a legendary black female, both past and present, helping shed light on the people that have served as inspirations for Rapsody through the years–including the longest-reigning female Egyptian Pharaoh Hatshepsut, 19th century African-American abolitionist and freedom fighter Sojourner Truth; music legends Nina Simone and Aaliyah; Maya Angelou, Oprah, Serena Williams, Michele Obama, Whoopi Goldberg, and more.
The album features appearances by J. Cole, Queen Latifah, Mereba, SiR, J.I.D, GZA & D’Angelo, Leikeli47, Elle Varner, and PJ Morton, with production by 9th Wonder, Nottz, Khrysis, Eric G, and Mark Byrd. Stream the album below!!!
Source: Roc Nation
Fourteen years after releasing his debut album, Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101, the Atlanta native Jeezy is back with the fourth and final installment of his Thug Motivation series, TM104: The Legend of the Snowman. The album features guest appearances by Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Ball Greezy, John Legend, Ty Dolla $ign, Gunna, Cee-Lo Green, Queen Najia, and Noah Scharf. Stream the album below!!!
Source: Def Jam Recordings
Jidenna has returned with his anticipated sophomore effort, 85 To Africa that incules the previously-released singles “Tribe”. “Zodi”, “Sou Sou” and “Sufi Woman”.
Source: Epic Records
Summer Classics, a mini documentary directed by New York Yankees' photographer James Petrozzello, provides insight into who Bobby J From Rockaway is as an artist and his thought process behind the making of his new album, which boasts production from Hip-Hop veterans like Kwame, Statik Selektah, Sway in the Morning’s DJ Wonder, and Jake One and features from lyrical heavyweights like Lil’ Fame of M.O.P. and Wu-Tang affiliate Killah Priest.
Stream the "Summer Classics" album here: https://smarturl.it/summerclassics
Source: Bobby J From Rockaway
Concord sends the music video for "Show Me That You Love" by Common featuring Jill Scott and Samora Pinderhughes, from the upcoming album "Let Love".
Stream & Purchase the new album "Let Love" here:
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Happy Birthday to the innovator of Go-Go music, the legendary Chuck Brown....In the video of above is the performance of his Tiny Desk Concert at NPR in 2010.
West Coast rap icon Snoop Dogg has dropped his 17th studio album entitled "I Wanna Thank Me", that features appearances by Slick Rick, Chris Brown, Mustard, YG, Wiz Khalifa, Jermaine Dupri, Swizz Beatz, Russ, Trey Songz, Lil Duval, Slim Jxmmi, Ozuna, Eric Jaye, Anitta, $tupid Young, Azjah, DJ Battlecat, RJmrLA, Marknoxx, The Hamiltones, and the late Nate Dogg.
Quality Control drops their 36 track compilation "Control The Streets, Volume 2" that features appearances from Migos, Lil Yachty, City Girls, Marlo, Lil Baby, Domingo, Duke Deuce, Mango Foo, Street Bud, 24Heavy, Kollision, Jordan Hollywood, Layton Greene, Dayytona Foxx, DJ Durel, Stefflon Don, YRN Lingo, and YRN Murk. There is also appearances by French Montana, Megan Thee Stallion, Playboi Carti, Meek Mill, Mustard, Young Thug, Travis Scott, Tee Grizzley, Gucci Mane, and DaBaby.
Baton Rouge rapper, BBG Baby Joe has dropped his new EP "B4 It’s All Said And Done" that features appearances by Birdman, BloccBoy JB, 9lokkNine, and YB.
Source: Cinematic Music Group
300 Entertainment sends the visuals to "Waikiki Flow" by DC rap artist Shy Glizzy.
Stream "Waikiki Flow" on all platforms: https://shyglizzy.ffm.to/waikiki
Goon Promotion sends the first video single for the upcoming BlabberMouf album Aint Backin' Down releasing September 27th 2019 via Vinyl Digital. This video was filmed in the Quilicura and Renca neighborhoods in Santiago De Chile.
Pre order special edition vinyl here: https://bit.ly/2H8scNr