Come Alive (feat. Toro Y Moi) – Chromeo

SOURCE: PITCHFORK Chromeo and Toro Y Moi connect yet again for the visuals for “Come Alive.” The song was already a prime upbeat electro-funk track and now the video coincides perfectly, featuring, quite literally, mannequins coming alive. Stream the Alex Southam-directed video above.

Ashley (feat. Miguel) – Big Sean

SOURCE: ILLROOTS The latest video from Big Sean’s sophomore album, Hall of Fame. Written and directed by Ellis Bahl, the video features Big Sean’s kidnapping before spiraling into a suspenseful ending. Stream the video above and buy Hall of Fame, in stores now.

Comfortable (feat. X Ambassadors) – The Knocks

SOURCE: THISSONGISSICK New York Production duo, The Knocks, release the first single from their upcoming Comfortable EP, set to release through Neon Gold Records. “Comfortable” features an electronic disco instrumental with the help of fellow New Yorkers, the X Ambassadors, to give it the finishing touch it needs to make it on your party playlist. Stream the … Continue reading

Can’t Remember to Forget You (feat. Rihanna) – Shakira

SOURCE: SHAKIRA Shakira releases the video to her Rihanna featured single, “Can’t Remember to Forget You.” Not going to lie, when we first saw this video, it was very hard paying attention to the song itself as opposed to the visuals. However, we’re not too sure how we feel about it. Stream the video above … Continue reading

Thot 97 – Lupe Fiasco

SOURCE: HYPETRAK Lupe Fiasco releases his first single for 2014, “Thot 97.” The term, “Thot,” has become somewhat of an internet trend recently. So, in Lupe Fashion, Lupe uses the term to offer social commentary and imitates mainstream Hip-Hop and the use of the word. Produced by OG Bobby Johnson. Enjoy.

The Revenge of the Dreamers – J. Cole & Dreamville Records

SOURCE: DREAMVILLAIN Yesterday, while performing at Madison Square Garden on his 29th birthday, J. Cole announced his partnership with his Dreamville Records imprint and Interscope records. Today, Cole released a compilation album, The Revenge of the Dreamers, with members of Dreamville to celebrate. The label, conceived in 2007, consists of Bas, Omen, KQuick, and J. Cole. Stream … Continue reading

Petition to Deport Justin Bieber Hits 100,000; White House Must Respond

SOURCE: LA TIMES According to multiple sources, the petition to deport Justin Bieber, which hit 70,000 signatures yesterday, now has 100,000 signatures. Consequently, the White House has to make an official response. Bieber’s most recent legal troubles have decreased his overall approval across the country. However, when we heard this news, we almost thought it … Continue reading

Robes (feat. Earl Sweatshirt & Domo Genesis) – Freddie Gibbs & Madlib

SOURCE: PIGEONS & PLANES Freddie Gibbs & Madlib connect with Earl Sweatshirt and Domo Genesis for the latest single off of their upcoming collaborative album, Piñata. “Robes” features smooth verses that build on the track’s soulful production. This is definitely a track to play on a warm day. Stream “Robes” below and download Piñata on March 18th.

Humphrey – Cam’ron & A-Trak

SOURCE: KAREN CIVIL The first offering from Cam’ron & A-Trak’s collaborative EP, Federal Reserve. The first single, “Humphrey,” features the gritty Dipset sound that we’re used to hearing from Cam’ron. Additionally, A-Trak’s production upgrades the atmosphere without taking away its originality, giving the single a vintage feel. Stream the single below and be on the lookout … Continue reading

The Honeymoon Suite – Topaz Jones

SOURCE: COMPLEX Topaz Jones releases his highly anticipated album, The Honeymoon Suite, for the masses to enjoy. Jones has quickly gained prominence in the past few weeks, starting with the release of the music video for his critically acclaimed “Coping Mechanism.” It was up to Jones to deliver when it came to The Honeymoon Suite and, today, he … Continue reading