Singles Club: Kelela is queen on 'LMK' but Zomby's analog effort splits opinion
Each week on the FACT Singles Club, a selection our writers work their way through the new music the past seven days. This week, Warp innovator Kelela strikes back with ‘LMK’, Four Tet drops a ‘Planet’-sized new track and Rae Sremmurd return with ‘Perplexing Pegasus’. Elsewhere, former Fifth Harmony star Camila Cabello ventures to ‘Havana’, […]
Coca Vango Drops "Shinnit" Visual Ft Asian Doll –
After dropping his latest mixtape, “Runway Juggin“, on July 27th, Coca returns with a visual for track 2 f the project featuring Asian Doll. “Shinnit” is a fun record, with a dope vibe and original wordplay. Coca starts f the song with, “It’s a whole new lingo”. Peep the new lingo and chill with Coca […]
Grimes teases Art Angels follow-up full of "unexplored sonic landscapes"
The Canadian promises she “won’t let u down.” Grimes has given an update on her next release, explaining in an Instagram video she’s been “in the studio every day trying to legit make something you’ve never heard before.” “I kno i’ve been quiet lately,” wrote the artist, real name Claire Boucher, teasing “unexplored sonic landscapes” […]
TWIB Meets Fredro Starr (ONYX) Interview • Word Is Bond
Emcee/Actor Fredro Starr ONYX fame is a man about his business. Appearing on classic cuts such as “Slam“, “All we got iz us“, “Shut ’em down” with his posse ONYX to solo cuts such as “What If“, “Dying 4 rap“, “Rambo” to his rap feuds and numerous TV appearances, Fredro is known not to pull […]
KOKANE's "It's Kokane not lemonhead"
KOKANE has been involved in the Westcoast Rap scene since the dawn “Gansta Rap”. Expanding nearly 3 decades in the music game. First signing to Ruthless Records in late 89′, followed behind his cousin Cold 187’s group “Above The Law”. KOKANE has definitely made his mark in hip hop , considered to be the most […]
Nolan the Ninja Live on WIB Rap Radio • Word Is Bond
Nolan the Ninja called in to the Word is Bond Studios to talk about his forthcoming album, YEN, share some tracks from it, and kick it live on the airwaves. In this episode the show, we also spin a tribute mix featuring tracks from Redman and Method Man ahead their concert Saturday night in London, […]
Usher Accused Of Paying Woman $1.1 Million For Giving Her Herpes –
Usher is going to have some explaining to do. According to Radar Online a settled a lawsuit for $1.1 million after infecting a woman with herpes. Based on court documents, the singer contracted the virus in either 2009 or 2010 and gave it to a celebrity stylist — who happened to be one his ex-wife’s bridesmaids […]
Modern life is a psychedelic hell on Shabazz Palaces' Quazarz albums
Sup Pop rap group Shabazz Palaces follow up their 2014 album Lese Majesty with not one, but two new albums, Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star and Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines. Miles Bowe orbits their psychedelic-rap planet to see how this double release measures up. Since their 2011 debut Black Up, Shabazz Palaces have […]