And the end of August, TDE’s SiR will release his Chasing Summer album. To kick things off, the Inglewood crooner gets the new papa known as Kendrick Lamar to bless the feel good groove and drops a video to accompany it.
Fresh off of Revenge of the Dreamers 3 comes the video for “Sacrifices.” J. Cole, Earthgang, Saba and Smino all represent on
Benny The Butcher squeezes another clip from “The Plugs I Met” EP with a video for the Alchemist-produced “5 To 50.”
“Just like the track, the” 5 to 50” video is inspired by real-life events. It’s my side of the story, along with India’s side of the story; and it depicts how those stories collide” Benny recalled. “I bring you to Montana Ave; the block where I am from and illustrate my lifestyle and how some of those lifestyle choices affected India. This was our life and it captures both perspectives.”
Oh, and Benny also signed a deal with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation.
Ain’t no games being played by Griselda.
Rapsody is coming for necks with her next album. Following up the stellar Laila’s Wisdom, the North Carolina emcee is preparing to drop her next album Eve later this month. She drops off the lead single “Ibtihaj,” which pays tribute to Ibtihaj Muhammad. A member of the United States national fencing team, Ibtihaj became the first Muslim American woman to wear a hijab while competing for the US in the Olympics in 2016.
With production from 9th Wonder, guest spots from GZA and D’Angelo, along with cameos from Roxanne Shante and Mary J Blige, check out the stellar video for an album that is surely going to stake its claim when it drops in a few weeks.
Ghostface celebrates a completed heist with the homies in the video for “Party Over Here” From the album Ghostface Killahs dropping in August.
N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN know how to get people to tell previously unheard stories. With Nas’ 25 years in the game, a little bit of liquor and weed get the Queensbridge living legend to tell all on Drink Champs. This is worth your time.
People keep sleeping on YBN Cordae and that needs to stop. The young emcee delivers in spades with his new album The Lost Boy. He teams up with Meek Mill for the inspiring “We Gon Make It” and drops a lyric video.
Gangsta Gibbs is on a jetski cruising the open waters for a drug deal gone left and leaves Gibbs left for dead in the video for the Anderson .Paak assisted “Giannis.”
DJ Muggs is having himself a year, ain’t he? Cypress Hill, Roc Marciano, Eto and Mach-Hommy have all been part of Muggs year and the producer is back at it with CRIMEAPPLE for Medallo dropping on July 26. The duo waste little time with a gangster ass video for “Just Because.”
There’s no reason why you shouldn’t have heard the brilliance that is Marco Polo and Masta Ace’s A Breukelen Story, do yourself a favor and stop what you are doing to listen to one of the best albums of the year. In the interim, check out the latest video from the project “Get Shot”