Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2 – A$AP Rocky

SOURCE: HOTNEWHIPHOP A$AP Rocky liberates the sequel to his single, “Pretty Flacko,” to ring in 2015. Hopefully this means more new music from the Harlem native soon. Until then, stream “Pretty Flacko” above. Salute!

Only One (feat. Paul McCartney) – Kanye West

SOURCE: COMPLEX Kanye West releases new music just in time for 2015, featuring Paul McCartney. Ladies and gentlemen, Yeezy season has returned. Stream “Only One” here. Kanye’s Handwritten Lyrics for “Only One”

Mustang – Ameriie

SOURCE: 2DOPEBOYZ Ameriie makes a return with her new single, “Mustang.” The single serves as a preview of her upcoming work, which includes two full-length LPs and an EP. Stream “Mustang” below and be on the lookout for more Ameriie soon.

Choke (feat. Young Thug & Rich Homie) – Nipsey Hussle

SOURCE: RUDEBOYY A cut from Nipsey Hussle’s upcoming album, Mailbox Money. If this is one of the tracks that was cut from the project, we’re looking forward to the project in its entirety. Stream the Thugger and Rich Homie featured single below and download Mailbox Money on Datpiff or purchase it on iTunes tomorrow. If you’re feeling extra … Continue reading

Bobby Shmurda Spends Christmas on Rikers Island

SOURCE: THE FADER After being arrested in connection with an NYPD investigation on drug trafficking and gang violence two weeks ago, Shmurda’s Attorney has finally spoken out about his client’s status and his next steps. According to his attorney, Shmurda spent Christmas in New York City’s jail complex, Riker’s Island. Read an excerpt from his interview … Continue reading

Posted in the Club – Dom Kennedy

SOURCE: NAH RIGHT Dom Kennedy drops new music in the form of “Posted in the Club.” Hopefully this means new music from Kennedy soon. Until then, stream the single in its entirety above.

Love Me Harder (Acoustic Version) (feat. The Weeknd) – Ariana Grande

SOURCE: PITCHFORK Ariana Grande and The Weeknd connect for an acoustic version of their collaborative single, “Love Me Harder.” Stream the video above and pick up Ariana Grande’s latest effort, My Everything, in stores now.

Squeeze Me – N.E.R.D.

SOURCE: BILLBOARD N.E.R.D. reunites to release a track for the soundtrack to upcoming film, “The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out Of Water.” “Squeeze Me” is a feel good instrumental clearly influenced by the Nickelodeon television series. We wouldn’t expect anything less from the trio. Stream “Squeeze Me” above and hopefully we’ll hear more N.E.R.D. soon.

Blood (feat. Young Thug & Birdman) – DeJ Loaf

SOURCE: NAH RIGHT Visuals from DeJ Loaf’s latest mixtape, Sell Sole, out now. Following the her smash hit, “Try Me,” and her deal with Columbia Records in October, the jury is still out on DeJ Loaf’s career. Thus far, she’s doing pretty well and “Blood” is an accurate representation. Stream the video above.

Weight On Me – Rome Fortune

SOURCE: HYPETRAK Rome Fortune is the latest rapper to release a freebie on Christmas day with the release of “Weight On Me.” Produced by Fortune, the single serves as a slow jam with Fortune singing to his love interest during the chorus and rapping during the verses. It’s a well-produced single that proves yet again … Continue reading