The beautiful Jhene Aiko releases another dope track. Her latest track “Wth” featuring Ab-Soul has some deep lyrics. “Round and round and round and round we go. It’s just like the same scenario. Good for nothing, feels like something ain’t right. I might have got way too high.” Her lyrics are just so relatable and her voice brings the lyrics to life. It’s a slow beat but the beat compliments the lyrics perfectly. What do you think of the new track? Peep it in full below.
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She previously released a track with Kendrick Lamar, now Emeli Sandé hooks up with Ab-Soul for “My Kind of Love (Remix).” We’re feeling Ab-Soul’s verse on here, perfect for the uptempo track. The original version appears on Emeli’s debut album, Our Version of Events, we wish this remix would’ve been on there too. Hit the jump to listen below.
Top Dawg Ent. will be giving us a lot this week! TDE announces via twitter they will be releasing new music and a new music video for us!The music video will be from ScHoolBoy Q and the new music will be coming from Ab-Soul and Jay Rock. Hit the jump to check out the announcement via twitter!
Ab Soul, Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q, also known as Black Hippy when together, make the cover of the October/November issue of XXL Magazine and are named Rap’s Illest Crew. “With Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Jay Rock and Ab-Soul plus newest additions Isaiah Rashad and SZA, Top Dawg Entertainment has proven already that it’s the illest crew in hip-hop right now, and it’s all just begun,” XXL said. This issue will celebrate the 10 Year Anniversary of the best selling hip-hop album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below by Outkast, by discussing the album’s legacy. Hit the jump to check out the TDE Cover and tell us what you think!
One of the most anticipated segments of the Annual BET Hip-Hop Awards is usually the cyphers. Rappers always come out and spit some of the most raw material that leaves people talking about the awards for weeks. This year was no different. Each and every single rapper absolutely killed their verse. Most notably, Lil’ Kim, Wax, Travi$ Scott, and rappers from A$AP Mob, Slaughterhouse and TDE participated in the 2013 Cypher series.
Kendrick Lamar, however, especially left viewers in awe, even topping Twitter’s trending topics with #KendricksVerse. It has been speculated that he took direct shots at Drake. What do you think? Whose verse do you think was the best? Watch all of the cyphers after the jump and let us know!
Chuck Inglish releases the visuals to “Came Thru-Easily” with features from Mac Miller and Ab-Soul. “Came Thru-Easily” is a track on his EP he releases today called Easily which is available on iTunes now! The visuals are dope with an 80′s inspired Beastie Boys feel. Hit the jump to check out the music video “Came Thru- Easily” feauting Mac Miller and Ab-soul!
Jhene Aiko releases the tracklist and cover art for her EP Sail Out. It will contain 6 tracks with features from Childish Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, Vince Staples and Ab-Soul. Sail Out EP will be released on October 29th before she drops her album Souled Out that is set to release later this year. We like how she keeps the music coming for her fans and we’re definitely looking forward to what her new music has to offer. Hit the jump to peep the tracklist and cover art for Sail Out.
TDE’s Ab-Soul comes back with fire on his new track, “Christopher DRONEr.” Produced by Willie B, and named after the LAPD officer who went on a killing rampage, Soul goes in! Hit the jump to listen below.
As if TDE’s promo clip for their good kid m.A.A.d city tour wasn’t enough hype, Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul and Jay Rock drop a new remix to kick off the tour. The verses they spit on this joint are fire! Hit the jump to watch their promo clip and listen to the track.
Hosted by DJ Drama, XXL Magazine releases their official mixtape for the 2013 Freshmen list. The 17-track tape features the entire freshmen class from Ab-Soul to Travi$ Scott. The only one missing is the 11th freshman, Chief Keef, does that kill the tape for you? Hit the jump to listen and download.
While we’re still patiently waiting for Ab-Soul‘s and JMSN‘s upcoming project, Soul releases a collaboration track with Mac Miller. The joint runs smooth and both guys really deliver. Hit the jump to listen to the Larry Fisherman-produced track.
Born and raised in Carson, CA, meet this week’s #TELLAFRIEND Artist of the Week, Ab-Soul. Signed to Top Dawg Entertainment with Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q and Jay Rock, Soul is definitely the most underrated of the crew. Growing up in a family-owned record shop, he had no choice but to come across rap and many other different music cultures.
From writing his first rap at the age of 12 to getting a place on this years XXL Freshman Class, he’s definitely come a long way. Don’t sleep on him, his knowledge and the way he expresses himself in his rap makes him stand out from the rest. Hit the jump to listen to his latest freestyle below.