ON WAX: XXXTENTACION ‘MEMBERS ONLY VOL. 4,’ BOOGIE DROPS ‘EVERYTHING’S FOR SALE,’ + MORE

ON WAX: XXXTENTACION ‘MEMBERS ONLY VOL. 4,’ BOOGIE DROPS ‘EVERYTHING’S FOR SALE,’ + MORE

BOOGIE’S EVERYTHING’S FOR SALE  Compton MC, Boogie, dropped his major label debut project titled Everything’s For Sale. What’s special about Boogie is his introspective lyricism, alongside his ability to both sing and rap. The production can be smooth, with Boogie opting for a more traditional hip-hop sound versus the dominate trap production. That’s not to say […]

ON WAX: KODAK BLACK DROPS ‘DYING TO LIVE,’ RICO NASTY’S NEW SINGLE, & BIG K.R.I.T.’S ‘TRIFECTA’ RELEASES

ON WAX: KODAK BLACK DROPS ‘DYING TO LIVE,’ RICO NASTY’S NEW SINGLE, & BIG K.R.I.T.’S ‘TRIFECTA’ RELEASES

HIP-HOP RE-ENTERS THE COMIC BOOK WORLD With Black Panther released earlier this year, Marvel set up a great template for hip-hop soundtracks, and once again, Marvel delivers for Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse. Although the Spider-Man soundtrack wasn’t curated by a team or label like Black Panther was, the Spider-Man soundtrack is still rather cohesive. The project features heavy hitters, like Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne […]

ON WAX: EARL RESURRECTS WITH ‘SOME RAP SONGS,’ LIL BABY DROPS ‘STREET GOSSIP,’ A$AP ROCKY RELEASES “GUNZ N’ BUTTER,” AND MEEK MILL MAKES A COMEBACK

ON WAX: EARL RESURRECTS WITH ‘SOME RAP SONGS,’ LIL BABY DROPS ‘STREET GOSSIP,’ A$AP ROCKY RELEASES “GUNZ N’ BUTTER,” AND MEEK MILL MAKES A COMEBACK

MEEK MILL TAKES US TO THE CHAMPIONSHIPS There’s no denying that people wanted to see Meek lose. After a high-profile beef with Drake in 2016, as well as beefs with The Game, Beanie Sigel and a highly publicized break-up with Nicki Minaj, many people wanted him to fall. Unfortunately, Meek did as he was arrested for […]

ON WAX: TEKASHI’S “DUMMY BOY” LEAKS, A$AP ROCKY DROPS “SUNDRESS,” & AMINE “REEL IT IN” REMIX

ON WAX: TEKASHI’S “DUMMY BOY” LEAKS, A$AP ROCKY DROPS “SUNDRESS,” & AMINE “REEL IT IN” REMIX

ROCKY PRESENTS ‘”SUNDRESS” A$AP Rocky decided November was the perfect time to drop a summertime jam. Rocky released his Tame Impala sampled track, “Sundress,” over the weekend to a puzzled audience. The track showcases Rocky further exploring his sonics, however, this territory is awkward—the A$AP leader attempts to sing versus rap. While Rocky continues to […]

On Wax: LIL PEEP’S ‘COME OVER WHEN YOUR SOBER’ RELEASES, TRIPPIE REDD Drops ‘A LOVE LETTER TO YOU 3,’ IDK & FRIENDS, + More

On Wax: LIL PEEP’S ‘COME OVER WHEN YOUR SOBER’ RELEASES, TRIPPIE REDD Drops ‘A LOVE LETTER TO YOU 3,’ IDK & FRIENDS, + More

LIL PEEP’S COME OVER WHEN YOUR SOBER RELEASES The long-awaited posthumous release of Lil Peep’s second album has arrived. Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 2 continues the sonics of Lil Peep’s emo trap aesthetic—mixing depressive lyrics, alongside melancholic guitars and trap percussion; Lil Peep’s legacy continues. While I can admit that his music isn’t for me, […]