Renelle 893 & King Kashmere – “Gotta Go” (@HighFocusUK / 2022)
The mighty King Kashmere beams down to Earth to join recent High Focus signee Renelle 893 in the video that accompanies the warm, loping funk of this latest track to be lifted from the pair’s forthcoming collabo EP “Cocoa Butter”.
Philly representative and Roots-affiliate Truck North offers listeners another heavy dose of accomplished lyricism on this largely ROKBOTTOM-produced album.
Skirmish x Manage x Reain ft Fidel Cutstro – “Last Word” (Lab79.BandCamp.Com / 2022)
Dope Forest DLG-produced posse cut from London’s Lab79 label.
Quality instrumental flavour from Chicago-based producer Joe Tyse.
Gods of the Basement – “Iced Tarantulas” (GodsoftheBasement.Com / 2022)
Produced by Neet Scotch.
Scienz Of Life – “Paper Genocide” (JohnRobinson.BandCamp.Com / 2022)
The long-standing SOL crew offer some thought-provoking cultural commentary on this quality new single produced by group member John Robinson.
The Doppelgangaz – “In The Black” (@TheDoppelgangaz / 2022)
Ominous, piano-laced head-nodder from NY’s ever-impressive Ghastly Duo.
Artifacts & Buckwild – “The Way I Feel” (SmokeOnRecords.Com / 2022)
New Jersey’s mighty Artifacts prove that true skills are timeless on this latest cut to be lifted from the Buckwild-produced album “No Expiration Date”. RIP DJ Kaos! RIP Tame One!
Vic Spencer – “Pain Influence” (@VicSpencer / 2022)
Chicago’s Vic Spencer uses his sister’s 45th birthday party as an opportunity to show the importance of family in this latest video off “Psychological Cheat Sheet 3”, with the Windy City wordsmith laying his conversational flow over a choice August Fanon loop.
Ty Farris – “No Balance To Greatness” (@TyFarris1 / 2022)
Taken from the Detroit emcee’s forthcoming album “Pain For Ya Vein”.
HAQK ft. NRST GRN – “Escape To Peace – Revocal Remix” (OpenSRC.BandCamp.Com / 2022)
Nomadic Poet and Particle 2 deliver a smooth, spacey remix of one of the many standout tracks from their brilliant “Divine Alchemy” album, featuring potent verses from former Scientists Of Sound members A. Guevara and Bam Bam who now record under the name NRST GRN.
Bugsy Da God – “Reign Supreme” (NapalmMusic.BandCamp.Com / 2022)
Produced by Bronze Nazareth and taken from Bugsy’s forthcoming album “Clash Of The Super Powers (When Worlds Collide)”.
All Hail Y.T. & Anthony Danza – “BBS Boys” (@All_Hail_YT / @AnthonyDanza_ / 2022)
Producer DJ Manifest uses a Jodeci classic for this track off the forthcoming “All Hail Danza” collabo album from Delaware / Seattle duo All Hail Y.T. and Anthony Danza.
Dabbla x alllone – “Resistance” (PotentFunkRecords.BandCamp.Com / 2022)
The UK’s mighty Dabbla delivers life lessons, introspection and f**k-you punchlines over the melodic bounce of Austrian production duo alllone off the new EP “Bad Tuesday”.
Life MC & DJ Nappa ft. Krash Slaughta – “So Old School” (LifeMC.BandCamp.Com / 2022)
Life MC namechecks Grandmaster Flash, Mike Allen, Scott La Rock and more on this entertaining Nappa-produced trip down memory lane with cuts from Krash Slaughta.
Cory Gunz x David Bars – “Brand New” (@CoryGunz / @RealDavidBars / 2022)
New beats and rhymes from the DITC Studios camp.
Amy True – “Ain’t Having It” (@Amy_True / 2022)
The UK’s talented Amy True speaks her mind as always over soulful vibes from producer Master Mac for this new single lifted off her forthcoming album dropping in 2023.
Nas – “Michael & Quincy” (@Nas / 2022)
Taken from the Queensbridge icon’s Hit-Boy-produced album “King’s Disease III”.
Stetsasonic – “Fallen Soldiers” (Stetsasonic1.BandCamp.Com / 2022)
The legendary Stetsasonic pay tribute to a number of late, great Hip-Hop heroes on this latest single produced by Daddy-O.
Dallas-based wordsmith Ca$ablanca returns with a new collection of unapologetically raw rhymes, bolstered by top-quality productions from the likes of Kurse, TITOtheCzar, Rob Deniro and more.