Asher Roth (@asherroth) gets lost in the music for the visual aid to “Parties At The Disco” taken from his new album Retro Hash. Asher describes the Kenny Koller directed video treatment as “the start of a journey. A nostalgic dreamscape that creates a wistful web strung from emptiness and desire.” Watch below.
PARTYNEXTDOOR (@PartyOMO) highly anticipated follow up to his debut PARTYNEXTDOOR TWO is due out on July 29th. For this joint “Thirsty” there’s some elements from Missy Elliott’s “Ching-A-Ling” which collides with PND’s signature street crooning. You can pre-order on iTunes and listen below in the mean time.
Punch (@IamstillPunch @JayRock @BJTheChicagoKid) and his TDE brethren Jay Rock kick some street knowledge on “A Project Mind”.Assisted by BJ The Chicago Kid on the hook, this makes for the second new song release from the Top Dawg President and we’re not mad at it. Listen below.
Common (@Common) and Big San (@BigSean) treat fans to a new video from Common’s tenth studio album “Nobody’s Smiling.” Directed by Jerome D, the video sees the two artist giving a performance piece in front of a white backdrop in the well edited visual. Watch above.Details
Noisey premieres Future’s (@1future) new video for “Coupe” The animated video tells the story of Future cruising around the streets and being an absolute baller—until his mom finds out. The track and video are part of Adult Swim’s singles series, which has already featured new music from Giorgio Moroder, Tim Hecker, Sleep, and Destruction Unit. The single will be available for free download at Adultswim.com on Monday, July 28.Details
2 Chainz (@2Chainz) just dropped the self-directed video for “Freebase”, the title track to his recent EP. The video cribs heavily (read: completely) from Michael Jackson’s classic video/short film “Thriller”, complete with zombies, red leather, and meta instances of watching himself on-screen in a theatre. Take a look at the clip below: [springboard type=”video” id=”965143″ player=”ddto001″…Details
Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa) sat down for an interview with Vlad TV. For those that might’ve missed it, Young Thug released a project “1017 Thug 2” which cover art was a photoshop of his head on Wiz Khalifa’s body. Here’s what the Taylor Gang rapper had to say about the hilarious mixtape art.
T-Rex and Cortez faced off at SMACK/URL’s special event NOME 4. Watch below.