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Denzel Curry – Ultimate and Sick & Tired (BADBADNOTGOOD Sessions)

Friday, March 24th, 2017


Denzel Curry connects with BADBADNOTGOOD for two new versions of his tracks “Ultimate” and “Sick & Tired”, which originally appeared on his 32 Zel/Planet Shrooms and Imperial projects, respectively. Both feature live instrumentation from the band and are extraordinarily fire.

Listen below.

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Video: Shy Glizzy – Congratulations

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Off The World Is Yours EP, out now.

Previously: Shy Glizzy ft. 21 Savage – No I.D.

Video: Gloss Gang – Immediately

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

New shit from rising Crown Heights, Brooklyn crew Gloss Gang. This new cut, produced by Tony Seltzer and Czarquan, will appear on the upcoming sequel to their debut mixtape, Money, Brower, Respect.

Check out a trailer for Mass Appeal’s documentary on the crew below.

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Kap G Breaks Down the “Girlfriend” Lyrics on Verified

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Atlanta’s Kap G breaks down the lyrics and some of the references on “Girlfriend” on the latest edition of Verified.

Previously: Kap G ft. Quavo – No New Friends | Kap G ft. Ty Dolla $ign & Quavo – Girlfriend (Remix)

Drake Releases the More Life: A Playlist by October Firm

Saturday, March 18th, 2017


Since he first announced its impending release to the world back in October, fans have wondered just what form this Drake’s mysterious new project More Life would take. The fact that it was referred to as a “playlist” rather than an official album or a “compilation”, lead many to believe that it would be a collection of new Drake music as well as a curated selection of tracks from his close creative partners and the many emerging artists whose work he often goes out of his way to highlight.

Over the course of the several weeks he has spent in Europe on the Boy Meets World tour, he has reinforced this speculation by previewing a bunch of music that seemed to fit that description. But having just heard the world premiere on OVO Sound Radio, I have to say this is an honest to goodness Drake album, branding be damned.

While he does showcase the talents of Black Coffee and Jorja Smith, as well as his UK brethren Skepta and Giggs, he’s also got high-profile appearances from the likes of Quavo, Travis Scott, 2 Chainz, Young Thug, PARTYNEXTDOOR and Kanye West. As far as how it sounds, I’d say it lands somewhere between the “mixtape” like sound of IYRTITL and the immaculately produced studio albums he and 40 are known for. And this isn’t a bad thing.

Thankfully, and contrary to what many of us believed until a couple of days ago, the project is not an Apple Music exclusive and is currently available to stream on other major services Spotify, TIDAL and Amazon Music. Continue below to listen.

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Chief Keef ft. Gucci Mane – Jet Li

Thursday, March 16th, 2017


Oh, what do we have here? A previously unreleased Chief Keef and Gucci Mane track called “Jet Li” surfaced earlier this week but if you’re like me you may have slept. This sounds like it may have been recorded back when Sosa and LaFlare linked on “Big Gucci Sosa”, but who’s to say.

Check it out below.

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Video: Taylor Gang ft. Wiz Khalifa, Ty Dolla $ign, Raven Felix & Tuki Carter – For More

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

The Taylors are back “For More” in their latest video in support of the TGOD Vol. 1 project.

Previously: Stream the BB Movie Soundtrack ft. Curren$y, Wiz Khalifa

Lil Cease Talks Biggie at 226 St. James

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

On this 20th anniversary of the passing of the GOAT, Mass Appeal catches up with Lil Cease and Nino on the steps of Biggie’s home at 226 St. James in Bed Stuy. Cease reminisces about burning blunts in Big’s hallway back in the day and speaks on the struggle to get the block renamed Christopher Wallace Way.

Chris Wallace Forever.

Previously: Faith & Biggie ft. Jadakiss – NYC | The LOX on Biggie’s Shots at Them on “You’ll See” | 10 Classic Biggie Smalls Mixtape Cuts | 15 Classic Live Biggie Performances

Video: Mike WiLL Made-It ft. 21 Savage, YG & Migos – Gucci On My

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

With Ransom 2 on the way, Mike WiLL, Migos, YG and 21 Savage post up with some bad and boujee ladies in the luxurious new video for “Gucci On My”.

Previously: Taylor Bennett ft. Chance The Rapper & Jeremih – Grown Up Fairy Tales (Prod. by Mike WiLL Made-It)

Martha Stewart Reveals the Rather You Than Me Artwork for Rick Ross

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017


Rick Ross taps another one of his celebrity friends to help him with his Rather You Than Me roll-out. Earlier this afternoon, Martha Stewart revealed the artwork and coming pre-order availability via a tweet.

Check it out below and look for the album to arrive on March 17th.

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