Ransom – Contempt
Duffle Bag Ransom is back with some new heat. Check out his latest freestyle titled “Contempt” up top and let us know what you think in the comment section below.
NXPPYHEAD wants a Million Dollars and more. • Word Is Bond
NxppyHead is an 18 year old rapper and producer bubbling up out Miami FL. If I go by this sound pumping out the speakers, this is a serious breath fresh air for the music scene. Of course this sounds a lot like what you would basically hear from the Native Tongues collective but for this […]
Meet Baka Not Nice Of OVO –
If you aren’t already familiar with Baka Not Nice, let’s change that. The OVO representer has been dropping some gems lately, including “Money In The Bank” just under a week ago. Today, Baka strikes back with “I Am Who I Am” and again, does not disappoint. His sound is contagious. If you agree, go ahead […]
Lil Wayne Concert Promoters Sue To Not Give Refunds For Show He Missed –
Lil Wayne didn’t want to go through security before the 2nd Annual Fall Ball in Columbia, South Carolina a couple weeks ago. So he refused to enter the Colonial Life Arena and perform. 2 Chainz, Tory Lanez, and Cardi B, who were also on the bill, still went on. Nevertheless, Colonial Life Arena fered full […]
Vincent Vocoder Voice is here to give you beautiful nightmares
FACT Rated is our series digging into the sounds and stories the most vital breaking artists around right now. This week, Al Horner hears how Vincent Vocoder Voice spent five years becoming – then letting go – the ghostly, Greek myth-inspired slenderman that haunts his new album I, Too, Was Wrought With Love. I, Too, Was […]
Pioneer DJ's latest piece of gear is a CDJ-sized standalone sampler
The DJS-1000 is a sampler aimed at DJs. Pioneer DJ has updated a lot its standard DJ gear this year, but the company’s also released a lot brand new products, including synths, audio interfaces and DJ controllers. The latest is something none its rivals are making: a gigantic standalone sampler designed to fit alongside CDJs […]
Nabihah Iqbal, formerly Throwing Shade, announces debut album on Ninja Tune
Hear first track ‘Something More’. Ninja Tune is set to release Weighing the Heart, the debut album from electronic artist and DJ Nabihah Iqbal, formerly known as Throwing Shade, later this fall. Iqbal says she’s gotten rid the moniker and “proudly wears her given name] as a female British Asian artist making electronic music.” Weighing […]
Napoleon Da Legend Exclusive (WIB Rap Radio) • Word Is Bond
We have a special guest on our phone lines this week, Napoleon Da Legend. You have heard his music on this show several times, and now you get to hear him talk about his music and hard hitting issues. We talk about white privilege and the other types advantages that people have and might […]
Flying Lotus apologizes for "insensitive" comments defending The Gaslamp Killer over rape allegations – FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music.
“I’m having trouble finding my voice in all this. I am truly heartbroken.” Flying Lotus has issued an apology after appearing to defend The Gaslamp Killer following rape allegations made against his former Brainfeeder labelmate. Speaking to HipHopDX, he has now apologized “sincerely” for his “insensitive” comments. “This is a tough time for all us, men and […]
Lady Starlight to release Which One Of Us Is Me? EP, shares 'You'
The four-track EP lands in December. US techno artist Colleen Martin aka Lady Starlight will follow up this year’s blistering debut for Stroboscopic Artefacts with an EP for Len Faki’s Figure label in December. Which One Us Is Me? sees the DJ and producer continue her exploration analog hardware, with four raw techno cuts in […]