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Dreamon – Collapse (produced by Alizzz).

Norwegian singer Dreamon hopped on this beat from Spanish electronic producer Alizzz and it’s one of the most effective pop songs I’ve heard in a minute. Drake without the Drake. Find more Alizzz joints as bonuses below.

Alchemist – Rookies of the Future (ft. Riff Raff, Action Bronson).

In the space of two songs, Riff Raff compares himself to Rick James, Obama, Toucan Sam, Ryu from Street Fighter, Macho Man Randy Savage, and Eric Clapton. The scary part? He’s not far off. Below are “Rookies of the Future” with Alchemist and Action Bronson and “Drip” with Curtis Williams and Mike..

Hit+Run Presents Road Kill, Vol. 4.

Two beats from L.A. screenprinting company Hit+Run’s new compilation blew my mind. First is Knx’s boom bap slapper “putemup” which reminds you how intoxicating the right few seconds of a vocal sample can be. The second is “No Love” by Armenian beatmaker Bei Ru which is busy and elegant and..

Melo-Zed – Turn Heads.

Young British beatmaker Melo-Zed made a cool boom bap thing out of an obscure Meek Mill feature from 2012. The wonders of the SoundCloud generation.



Banks – Goddess.

R&B singer Banks’ debut album, Goddess, was released this week to much anticipation. We’ve been fans of Banks for a while, along with the rest of the internet, due to her soulful covers of The Weeknd and Aaliyah. “Beggin for Thread” and “Alibi” are newer tracks to note although the parts..

Death From Above 1979 – The Physical World.

The new Death From Above 1979 album, The Physical World, is now streaming on iTunes and we have actually been waiting ten years for this day. At first listen it sounds like DFA1979 still have what made us so obsessed with them back in ’04. The album will be officially released on..

Korleon – Stay High.

Mississippi rapper Korleon goes for an electro bent on “Stay High” but not the kind you’re expecting.