Noah Slee enlists L V J for blissed-out new single, ‘Rise’

Berlin-based, Aotearoa-raised Polynesian musician, producer, director, artist, and all-around multifaceted creative force, Noah Slee has returned with his first new music of the year, ‘RISE’ ft. L V J. Recruiting Filipino-New Zealand raised, Berlin-based artist L V J for a contemplative rap verse while Noah’s signature silky, soulful vocals soar and soothe, the collaboration was crafted over…

Latto: Manifesting Good Fortune (SNIFFERS COVER)

Rhyming ever since she could string sentences together, Atlanta big shot Latto has been a rapper since she was 8-years-old, and the grind of her childhood hustle is finally paying off. Christened “Mulatto” by her family in her formative years – an homage to her mixed-race heritage – she went on to win the hip-hop…

Gunna immortalises an extravagant era with latest album, DS4EVER

In 2016, 22-year-old Gunna signed to YSL Records with the blessing of label founder and Atlanta oddball rap wizard Young Thug. After the pair initially met through a late mutual friend and prominent community figure Keith “King” Troup, the duo quickly realised their unmatched chemistry, fundamental similarities, and power duo qualities they possessed, and Gunna…

Thomston: The Rush of the Crush (Interview)

In June 2019, Thomston shared a sentimental note to Twitter, making a courageous revelation with his poetic penmanship and storyteller’s soul. “Wanted to wait until June was over. In the old day’s people used to let the blood out to stop headaches, too much pressure, building up, they said. They were very wrong but I think…

Earl Sweatshirt shares contemplative fourth album, Sick!

Arising from his reclusivity since 2019 EP Feet of Clay, Earl Sweatshirt has revealed his fourth album, Sick!, the obscure LA rappers first full-length project since 2018’s Some Rap Songs. Pieced together primarily by close collaborators and longtime friends The Alchemist and Earl’s tour DJ, Detroit producer Black Noi$e, among LA rapper/skater/producer Navy Blue, Samiyam,…