Review | Curren$y, Freddie Gibbs & Alchemist – Fetti

This article originally appeared on ClashMusic.com In the weeks leading up to the release of ‘Fetti’, Curren$y and Freddie Gibbs had been teasing fans with their social media back and forth. With Alchemist having already completed his work on the production, the main dialogue between the rappers involved who needed to finish their verses in order for this anticipated album to be released. Eventually, they … Continue reading Review | Curren$y, Freddie Gibbs & Alchemist – Fetti

Top 5’s | Single Artist/Producer Albums, Pt. III

PART I | PART II Curren$y – The Carrollton Heist (2016) Producer: Alchemist With their first collaboration – Covert Coup (2011) – being so well received, it was no surprise that Curren$y and Alchemist linked up again for The Carrollton Heist. Despite the risk of tarnishing their accomplished work from their debut project, Spitta and Alc masterfully lived up to expectations with another impressive collection of tracks. … Continue reading Top 5’s | Single Artist/Producer Albums, Pt. III

Top 5’s | Single Artist/Producer Albums, Pt. I

I’ve always admired when an artist and a producer lock-in together to create an album, so below is a list some of my favourites. In order to qualify, the album in question must be by an artist(s) and produced by one person, excluding those who already perform as part of a group. So, for example, albums from Slum Village are not acceptable as J. Dilla … Continue reading Top 5’s | Single Artist/Producer Albums, Pt. I

Albums of the Year | 2016

My top ten favourite albums of the year: Anderson .Paak – Malibu  “After making a tremendous impression on various tracks on Dr. Dre’s Compton, Anderson Paak consolidates his place as a leading newcomer in Soul/R&B with Malibu. His raspy, sing-rap vocal delivery emphasises the trace of the classic soul sound, aided by his choice of producers (eg. Madlib & 9th Wonder, among others), in order to … Continue reading Albums of the Year | 2016

Weekly Round-Up | 30/5/16

Jake Milliner and 25 combined to create Hip Hop duo… Producer Jake Milliner and rapper 25 have joined forces to create Hip Hop duo, Jake And 25. So far, they have introduced themselves to listeners through two singles, ‘It Seems’ and ‘Forgot The Flow / ,,,’, with more expected from the pair fairly soon. Corrine Bailey Rae is back… I’ve always had a soft spot … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up | 30/5/16

Review | Curren$y – Pilot Talk III

Curren$y returns with the third instalment of his much revered Pilot Talk series, picking up from where he left off in his usual, unique style. Since he began his Pilot Talk series back in 2010, Spitta Andretti has quietly built a solid and loyal following, consolidating his status as underground Hip Hop royalty. His prolific and consistent output has comprised of some outstanding work, including … Continue reading Review | Curren$y – Pilot Talk III