All That Shines – Vic Mensa

SOURCE: ILLROOTS Vic Mensa releases new music as a part of his series where he drops new content every Friday. This time, the Chicago rapper illustrates his come up with “All That Shines,” a feel-good track with Mensa delivering spirited verses before uses his singing abilities in the chorus.

AudioFrost’s Staff Picks: July 2015

ALEKSIS: “NO CHILL” – VIC MENSA & SKRILLEX Listening to Vic Mensa progressively change within his music is nothing short of amazing. Going from a band, Kids These Days, to a solo artist now, he’s getting his taste in most genres. But, within hip-hop, he went from laid-back, to borderline pop, to pretty much bangers … Continue reading

AudioFrost’s Songs of the Week (July 26 – August 2)

This week’s Songs of the Week include James Fauntleroy, FKA twigs, Hudson Mohawke, Kid Cudi, and more, with a submission from PILATE. Included is also all of Drake and Meek Mill’s diss tracks during their short lived feud. Stream the compilation below and see you next week.

Heir To The Throne (Freestyle) – Vic Mensa

SOURCE: STEREOGUM Dropping off a freestyle in the middle of the night, Vic Mensa raps over Notorious B.I.G.’s “Who Shot Ya,” titled “Heir To The Throne.” Taking Jay-Z and Roc-A-Fella’s “Takeover” freestyle as the intro, Vic immediately says “I don’t wanna do no photo shoots, no articles,” then starts rapping. Vic makes subtle references to … Continue reading

No Chill (feat. Skrillex & Jahlil Beats) – Vic Mensa

SOURCE: INDIE SHUFFLE Skrillex, Vic Mensa and Jahlil Beats connect to release, “No Chill,” a track that certainty lives up to his name. Mensa, who has moved closer and closer to the spotlight after his collaboration with Kanye West, “Wolves,” keeps himself relevant with one of the most popular EDM artists in pop culture with “No Chill.” Stream the … Continue reading

U Mad (Feat. Kanye West) – Vic Mensa

SOURCE: YOUTUBE The visuals for Vic Mensa’s Kanye aided single have arrived. The video is as explosive as the thunderous production of the record, with bright colours contrasting over the black background, and aggressive dancing and performing by Vic Mensa, Kanye and their crews. Check out the video below, and let us know what you … Continue reading

Commas Freestyle + Interview – Vic Mensa

SOURCE: POWER106LOSANGELES Upon signing to Jay-Z’s Roc Nation, Vic Mensa stops by Power 106 to shed light on everything that’s going on. While there, he speaks on working with Kanye and signing to Jay’s label to his tattoos to his early days. He also spits a freestyle over Future’s “F*ck Up Some Commas” while being … Continue reading

Vic Mensa Signs With Roc Nation

SOURCE: The Early Registration & Instagram Vic Mensa has made the jump from the Windy City to The Big Apple as he signs with Jay-Z and joins the likes of J. Cole and Rihanna. As the story goes, this signing is actually quite ironic. Roc Nation executive, Lenny Santiago has been hunting down Chance The … Continue reading

AudioFrost’s Songs of the Week (March 30-April 12)

The last two weeks of singles posted on AudioFrost (available via Soundcloud). This week’s artists include A$AP Rocky, Vic Mensa, Wiz Khalifa, and more, with two submissions from Vilda Ray and Broken Luxury. Stream the compilation below. We’ll see you next week!

U Mad (feat. Kanye West) – Vic Mensa

SOURCE: HYPETRAK Vic Mensa unleashes his highly anticipated collaboration with Kanye West, “U Mad.” The record serves as Vic Mensa’s most recent track after Kanye’s cosign on his own track, “Wolves.” It’s safe to say that a lot of people are looking to see where Mensa is headed next and, after hearing “U Mad,” it … Continue reading