CLAYE introduce their buzzing electronic pop on Intros & Outros EP

Auckland electronic pop duo CLAYE have shared their debut EP, Intros & Outros. The six track project is an exhilirating introduction to the two piece; acquainted with a blend of sugary pop, buzzing electronica and after hours R&B. Featuring previous singles ‘Daisy’ and ‘San Francisco’ featuring Maxwell Young, on Intros & Outros CLAYE  blur the…

Tkay Maidza and JPEGMAFIA illustrate insomnia on ‘Awake’

Australian rapper Tkay Maidza and JPEGMAFIA have paired up for eerie collaboration ‘Awake’. Ominous and disorderly production set the tone for a strangely alluring nightmare, as Tkay’s assertive delivery and Peggy’s dark, menacing flow wakes their listeners up in a cold sweat of paranoia. In ‘Awake’s accompanying music video Tkay and Peggy come alive in…

Quality Control recruits Megan Thee Stallion for ‘Pastor’

It really is Megan Thee Stallion’s summer, as she continues to steal the show on an array of feature verses. With the arrival of Quality Control’s Control The Streets: Vol. 2, the sequel to the Atlanta based record labels star studded debut album last year, Megan appears on Quavo and City Girls feature ‘Pastor’. Last…

Young Thug shares debut album ‘So Much Fun’

Young Thug has released So Much Fun, the pioneering Atlanta rappers first project billed as an album and not a mixtape. So Much Fun follows a deep discography of mixtapes spanning his consistent career, including his most recent projects On The Run, Slime Language, Beautiful Thugger Girls and JEFFREY. A funhouse of features, the highly…

Raiza Biza returns with reflective ‘Stolen Youth’

Rwandan-Kiwi Hamilton based rapper Raiza Biza has returned with new single ‘Stolen Youth’. Raiza speaks as an old soul with a sense of responsibility on the single (“I was woken one day by the truth, those demons tried to steal my youth”), reflecting on expiring adolesence over a mellow guitar melody. ‘Stolen Youth’ is the…

Doja Cat shares succulent ‘Juicy’ music video featuring Tyga

Doja Cat has released a remix and music video for her succulent single ‘Juicy’, with an additional verse from Tyga. The track originally appeared on the deluxe edition of Doja’s 2018 album Amala, which was reissued as a deluxe with three extra tracks after her playful song ‘Mooo!’ went viral last year, propelling the tongue…

Jordan Dennis bursts out with confidence on latest, ‘Glide Freestyle’

Melbourne move-maker Jordan Dennis bursts out with confidence on his latest single, ‘Glide Freestyle’. Emerging onto the solo scene last year and accumulating an impressive 3 million streams on debut track, ‘Crumbs’, ‘Glide Freestyle’ becomes the peaking point of what’s to come. Taking inspiration from artists spanning the decades, the track has a timeless and…

Jorja Smith switches up the pace on sultry ‘Be Honest’ ft. Burna Boy

Jorja Smith has shared her first new music since last years debut album Lost & Found. Her latest single, ‘Be Honest’ featuring Burna Boy, shows the British R&B songstress baring her soul over upbeat, sultry dance-hall production, in a flirtatious plea for emotional transparency. Produced by Izy (Koffee ‘Toast’) and Cadenza (who previously worked with…

Navvy finds power in vulnerable pop on The Breakup EP

Rising Kiwi pop star Navvy has released her debut EP, The Breakup EP. On the six track project Navvy learns to find power in independence again, after losing herself in a harrowing heartbreak. The power of pure pop bliss intersecting with transparent storytelling is a healing component on The Breakup EP, over six sugarcoated tracks….

Saweetie: ICY State of Mind (Interview)

“That’s what an ICY GRL is, she goes out there and she makes a name for herself no matter how hard the circumstances are,” Saweetie says assertively during our fifteen minute phone call. Draped in diamonds and drowning in designer is signature every day attire for the bedazzled Bay Area rapper, but for Diamonté Harper,…