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Lil Nas X, Mozzy, Curren$y and More – New Projects This Week

[ad_1] New music Fridays has arrived once again. This week, there's a debut album from an unapologetic, chart-topping rapper, an LP from a Californian spitter and a project from one of New Orleans' own.Lil Nas X drops his very first LP, Montero, titled after himself. The album, which Nas X revealed via social media was a therapeutic undertaking, was first announced on Aug. 25. At that time, he tweeted about the then-upcoming release, "Creating this album has been therapy for me. i’ve learned to let go of trying to control people’s perception of who i am, what i can do, and where i will be. i’ve realized the only opinion of me that really...

Freddie Gibbs Appears to Take Shots at Kendrick Lamar on New Song

[ad_1] Freddie Gibbs appears to have some bars for Kendrick Lamar on his new song, "Vice Lord Poetry."On Saturday (Sept. 11), Gangsta Gibbs released the new track, in which he raps over the beat for Drake's Certified Lover Boy intro, "Champagne Poetry." On Gibbs' interpretation of the Drizzy song he spits, “The earth ain’t big enough for both of us, you gotta get done/They say they smokin’ top fives, but you ain’t burnt up the one," Gibbs raps. "Fuck niggas talking ’bout?/Like every time I hit the booth I don’t leave that bitch with a body count.”The bars are seemingly in response to lines from a recent K. Dot verse. On Baby...

Baby Keem, AZ, Ralo and More – New Projects This Week

[ad_1] The weather is cooling off, but that hasn't fazed the rap scene very much as hip-hop continues to deliver fire new music for fans to vibe out to.First up, Baby Keem's highly anticipated new album, The Melodic Blue, has arrived following the release of the singles "Durag Activity" featuring Travis Scott and "Family Ties" with Keem's older cousin, Kendrick Lamar. One day prior to the LP's official arrival, a snippet of the former 2020 XXL Freshman and K-Dot's other joint record, "Range Brothers," began circulating online, giving fans a sneak peak of what to expect from the full-length project. Altogether, the LP has 16 tracks, which contain Keem's esoteric bars and oftentimes quick-tongued flow.Brooklyn...

Consequence Disses Drake on New Song ‘Party Time’ – Listen

[ad_1] Consequence is stepping up to bat for his mans Kanye West and has released a new Drake diss track called, "Party Time."The new song dropped on Saturday (Sept. 5), amid Drizzy's and 'Ye's beef, which has reached a fever pitch in the events surrounding the release of their new albums, Certified Lover Boy and Donda, respectively. On the track, Cons takes aim at the "Way 2 Sexy" rapper with bars like, "You been taking Ls and coming out the cage/And thought we couldn't tell you were coming after K/But it never plays to oversell yourself (Uh-uh)/But most crabs are a shell of theyself."Later in the song, Cons pops off again. "Even...

Drake Goes in on Kanye West on ‘7am on Bridle Path’ Song

[ad_1] Drake fans would likely say it was only a matter of time before he launched another lyrical missile at Kanye West and the Toronto native appears to have done just that on his latest album, Certified Lover Boy.The 6 God's newest LP arrived today (Sept. 3)—as promised—shortly after 1 a.m. EST. And on the effort, Drake unleashes some menacing bars on "7am on Bridle Path" that folks think are about Kanye and their recent feud.On the song, the OVO Sound head honcho indirectly speaks on someone who is "in denial" and hasn't been addressing him in a respectful manner for some time. He even mentioned social media influencer Justin Laboy's "respectfully" catchphrase. In...

Drake Drops New Certified Lover Boy Album – Listen

[ad_1] The Boy is back. Drake hits fans with his highly anticipated sixth solo studio album, Certified Lover Boy.On Friday (Sept. 3), Aubrey finally delivered CLB, following his 2018 LP, Scorpion. His latest album features 21 songs with guest appearances from Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Future, Lil Durk, Rick Ross, Travis Scott, Young Thug, Lil Baby, 21 Savage, Project Pat and more. The album comes an entire 11 months after Drizzy released the lead single "Laugh Now Cry Later" featuring Durk, which peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.The release of Drake's new opus also comes after the rapper revealed his album features via numerous billboards in major cities.The OVO leader has been teasing the project for a while,...

Drake, Soulja Boy, Big30 and More – New Projects This Week

[ad_1] The week music heads have been waiting for his finally arrived. Today, there's new music from Drake, Soulja Boy, Big30 and much more.After months of teasing, Drake's Certified Lover Boy album has finally arrived. Drizzy first shared the final long-awaited release date this past Monday (Aug. 30), informing fans that new heat would be arriving at the end of the week. He captioned an Instagram post, which featured the album's artwork—12 pregnant women emojis of different nationalities—with: "CERTIFIED LOVER BOY SEPTEMBER 3." Back in July, the 6 God revealed that the album was completed and also mixed. However, no information on the project's release was offered at that point. Last October, he announced that CLB would...

Kanye West Drops New Donda Album – Listen

[ad_1] Kanye West has finally let loose LP10.On Friday (Aug. 27), the Chicago rapper released his latest album, Donda. The offering is ’Ye's 10th solo studio LP, and arrives after his 2019 gospel album, Jesus Is King.The project is named after Kanye's late mother, Dr. Donda West, and contains 24 songs including the previously debuted track, "No Child Left Behind," which first appeared in Apple's Beats by Dre commercial featuring track star Sha'Carri Richardson in July. The song features Kanye's signature chords and voice as DreamChasers Records artist Vory melodically rhymes, "Back again/I used my back against the wall/Never caught on y'all/Never count on y'all/Always count on God." Shortly after, ’Ye comes in and croons...

Lil Tecca, OhGeesy, Westside Gunn and More – New Projects

[ad_1] As the workweek comes to a close, hip-hop is ushering in a heatwave for the weekend. There's new releases from a New York City native, a rapper from the West Coast and a spitter from upstate New York.Lil Tecca drops a second coming album today (Aug. 27). Back in 2019, the Queens, N.Y.-born rapper dropped his debut mixtape, We Love You Tecca, and now he's delivering the sequel, We Love You Tecca 2, in the form of an album. During an interview for the spring issue of XXL, Tecca explained that WLYT2 has a different energy from WLYT and his first album, Virgo World. The 18-year-old artist's latest release, which features production from Internet Money's...

Best Hip-Hop Songs of Summer 2021 Now That We’re Back Outside

[ad_1] This summer, hip-hop witnessed the return of being outside after quarantining due to the COVID-19 pandemic last year. The last three months gave fans a chance to enjoy huge group gatherings at concert venues and music festivals with COVID-19 protocols or mkore intimate gatherings like backyard barbecues. During this time, plenty of the game's favorite rappers released some big songs for fans to get lit to at parties, live events or simply bumping in their cars.The perfect summer song is often ubiquitous; you can hear it on the radio, television and in every car speaker outside. A great summer tune can urge you to move your body on the dance floor or help you chill out...