“I said it’s like that, dropped one classic, came right back / ‘Nother classic, right back / My next album, the whole industry on a ice pack”. And it was with those words (and a few others) delivered in ‘The Heart Part 4’ that the palpable anticipation for Kendrick Lamar’s next body of work became apparent. Less than a month later, he had released DAMN., … Continue reading Review | Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
New Music… The last week has seen a couple of releases that have caught my attention: Smoke DZA – George Kush Da Button (Don’t Pass Trump The Blunt) and 9th Wonder – Zion. DZA supplies his usual laid back flows, in addition to guest appearances from the likes of Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$, A$AP Rocky, Roc Marciano and Domo Genesis, while production credits go to … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up | 6/6/16
So, similarly to what Beyoncé did with her 2013 self-titled album, Drake tried his best to do what is now commonly known as “break the Internet” by releasing his album, If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, without any prior warning. With only sparse rumours of a January mixtape circulating, the news of the release, of course, sent Twitter, blogs and pretty much anybody who … Continue reading Discussion | Has Drake Reached The Summit?