Young Thug and Lil Wayne connect for their first collaborative track, “Take Kare.”Produced by London On Da Track, “Take Kare” will be featured on the upcoming Rich Gang 2 compilation which is due out later this Fall. Thug has mentioned in the past that he’s recorded a handful of tracks with Weezy, so if you’re feeling this track you have more to look forward to.
Frank Douglas is at it again. Coming off the success of his collaborative project with Richie Dolo ,Shameless, Frank drops a solo project titled, Frank’s Ocean. The seven track project features guest appearances from Sese, Tyler Durand and Kidd Dreadd. I’ve been rocking Frank Douglas music for a while now, and it seems that each project dude drops just keeps on getting better and better. Be sure to check out Frank’s Ocean, and the video for the first track, “Put It In My Hand.”
Kongo B gives us a video for his latest single,”Give Me A Reason,” from his latest project,The Recipe. The Del Reze shot video follows Kongo as he works to get his life back on track.From the grind of a 9-5 work day to the drama of a relationship on the rocks, Kongo really hits home with this record. As problems escalate for Kongo, The homie D Blanco makes an appearance to help lift his brother up, and of course drop a sweet 16. When all is said and done, “Give Me a Reason” is definitely a track that everyone can relate to. Be sure to check this latest video out, and support Kongo’s, The Recipe.
Brooklyn’s own, Vader The Villin, drops off his latest offering “Lonely,” produced by Sebastian Barone. The mellow, reggae inspired single will appear on SmashMouth Entertainment’s forthcoming compilation project, SmashMouth Mentality Vol. 2. Listen/download below.
Download: Vader The Villin – “Lonely”
Streetscape and TreeTop connect for “No License.” Fillion, Del Reze and Casper came through to the CHRW station last weekend for an interview with The Come UP Show to discuss all the moves that the London Crews have been making. Jr and The Ghost hinted at dropping a collaborative track and video; and less than a week later the team presents, “No License.”Directed the Del Reze, this video follows Jr and Casper as they vent frustrations to a group of listeners (Even the Red Ranger has some issues, who knew). Make sure you take in Jr and Casper’s latest track, and be on the look out for Jr Fillions full project to drop later this year.
The homie Miles Jones releases his latest video, “Maybe Tomorrow.” Miles latest visual has an interesting story behind it. What began as a quick camera test, Miles and directors Graham Beasley, Scott Watson and Tom Nagy came up with the “Maybe Tomorrow” video in the spur of the moment while on location. After only one attempt and one take, the video was completed, and Miles funk inspired jam was brought to life. Check out Miles latest video, and be sure to share your thoughts with us.
Over the weekend, Gambino surprised fans with his mixtape, STN MTN, his first ever Gangsta Grillz project. Following the mixtape was the release of his second EP, Kauai. One of the mysterious tracks on the EP was his “V. 3005 (Beach Picnic Version)” instrumental, which is the last track.
Gambino keeps the sunrises coming for his fans, as an encrypted puzzle appeared on Gambino’s website which led to many trying to decode what exactly the secret track contained. Gambino awarded the winner of the scavenger hunt with the “3005 (Remix)”, and now you can listen as well. Check out the “3005 Remix,” and be sure to take in STN MTN.