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Last name Ever, first name Greatest – An overview of Drarke

Last name Ever, first name Greatest – An overview of Drarke

The title of the king of Hip Hop is debated in barbershops, dinner tables, house parties and between social circles across the world. The usual names are mentioned, Jay, Nas, Biggie, Pac and 3Stacks. Where the debate becomes heated is when the name Drake is […]

The Curious Case of Takeoff: I went into Culture II thinking I knew the Migos pecking order… I was mistaken

The Curious Case of Takeoff: I went into Culture II thinking I knew the Migos pecking order… I was mistaken

I’ve been a fan of the Migos for a few years now. I won’t profess and say I’m their number one stan, that’s been riding with them since their YRN mixtape days, but I think I’m well versed enough to be considered a fan and […]

Drake doing his best Narcos impression on ‘Pistols’

Drake doing his best Narcos impression on ‘Pistols’

An unfinished version of a song from Drake called ‘Pistols’ has surfaced online. In the past few months, Drake has hinted that he’s back in the studio working on music, despite his earlier claims that he was taking a break to focus on his television […]

Chance the Rapper and Jeremih’s ‘Merry Christmas Lil Mama: Re-Wrapped’ is here

Chance the Rapper and Jeremih’s ‘Merry Christmas Lil Mama: Re-Wrapped’ is here

I’m not a big Christmas person but it would be straight Scrooge like behaviour to ignore Jeremih and Chance the Rapper collaborating once more for ‘Merry Christmas Lil Mama: Re-Wrapped’. Today’s release is a follow up to their mixtape released Christmas 2016 and serves as […]

Marco Mckinnis

Marco Mckinnis

File next to: Brent Faiyaz and Ginuwine Best work so far: Holdin’ Me Down and Beautiful Demo Marco McKinnis is certainly one to watch. With a SoundCloud page already home to a collection of slow-moving, lo-fi R&B demos we have been treated to a small preview of […]

Jon Vinyl

Jon Vinyl

It’s too early to say that Jon Vinyl (seemingly stylised as JON VINYL) is ‘next up’ but from his first two releases ‘NOSTALGIA’ and ‘LIFE’, he possess an abundance of talent. The Toronto native is mysterious and enchanting and on ‘NOSTALGIA’ flips future R&B on […]

Charlotte Day Wilson – No Doubt

Charlotte Day Wilson – No Doubt

Toronto’s latest R&B export, Charlotte Day Wilson is back with another smooth slow jam, “No Doubt”. She is definitely one to watch and will be featured in our Ones To Watch section shortly, particular highlights this year include her feature on Daniel Caesar’s Freudian on […]

Roy Woods – Say Less [Video]

Roy Woods – Say Less [Video]

OVO Sound crooner Roy Woods is all set to release his debut album Say Less, 1 December (see tracklist below) and has released his first single, “Say Less” with accompanying visuals. We thoroughly enjoyed Exis back in 2015 and Roy’s progression on Waking At Dawn […]