Travis Scott and Young Thug release visuals to the summer hit single “Pick Up The Phone”, featuring Quavo of the Atlanta rap trio Migos. The track will be featured off Scott’s upcoming album, Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight, set to drop August 26th. Enjoy the NSFW video of the Frank Dukez & Vinylz produced single below:
PUMA snags Atlanta rapper, Young Thug, to star in their new 70’s inspired campaign.
Young Thug grabs Philly native, Lil Uzi Vert, for his new single called “Dope”. Expect Slime Season 3 to officially release on March 25. Download the single here.
Super Nike Nando teams up with female emcee, Havana Seoul for the smokers track called, “Tumblr Heaux” produced by Terio. SNN has been working on new material and prepping for his performance tomorrow (Oct. 9th) at this years A3C Festival in Atlanta, Georgia at the Apache Cafe (3pm-7pm)! If you’re attending, check out his set to hear new unreleased music and listen all about Tumblr heauxs below:
Designer, Patso Dimitrov, used inspiration from regional Hip-Hop to reimagine a few NBA jerseys. The jerseys are subjected to new color themes as well as logo changes to draw in the hip-hop references to rappers who are from that area. For example, the Toronto Raptors jeresy, Dimitrov used the Toronto rapper, Drake‘s OVO brand, as inspiration. Also included in the reimagining are jerseys for the Detroit Pistons inspired by Eminem, Atlanta Hawks inspired by Outkast, New York Knicks inspired by Nas and Chicago Bulls inspried by Kanye West.
Future lends visuals to the track ‘Kno The Meaning‘ off of his No.1 Album ‘Dirty Sprite 2‘, keeping the #FutureHive on their toes, this video is part of the his #DirtyThursday series.
The 19-year-old Atlanta singer-songwriter and XXL freshmen Raury lends visuals to his single ‘Devils Whisper‘, and shows us his creativity.
Music-lifestyle and streetwear brand, Rocksmith, featuring OG Maco and his OGG collective, produce the brand’s 2015 Summer Collection Lookbook and mixtape, ROCKSMITH Presents: OGG Everlasting. Shot by Vegas Giovanni in Atlanta, the lookbook showcases the collection’s “space-age” inspired aesthetic. The line is composed of a variety of graphic tees, shorts and headwear within windbreaker nylon, mesh, and jersey materials. Take a listen to their first mixtape below and purchase the Summer collection over at the Rocksmith’s online store.
Atlanta rap trio, Migos, drops their highly anticipated Rich Nigga Timeline mixtape today. The project has 18 tracks along with a solid list of production including: Zaytoven, Cassius Jay and Cheeze Beatz. Their long overdue debut album, YRN 2, is still in the works with no set release date yet. In the meantime, check the tracklist and download link below:
1. Cross The Country (Prod. Mario)
2. Rich Nigga Timeline (prod. Zaytoven)
3. Can’t Believe It (Prod. Murda Beatz)
4. Hit Em (Prod. Deko)
5. When I’m Buyin Em (Prod. Swift Bangs)
6. Move (Prod. Zaytoven)
7. Pop That (Prod. TM88)
8. Came To Party (Prod. DJ Durel)
9. Bachelor (Prod. Phenom Da Don)
10. Naw FR (Prod. Zaytoven)
11. Story I Tell (Prod. Murda Beatz)
12. Nawfside (Prod. Zaytoven)
13. Ain’t Mine (Prod. Cheeze Beatz)
14. Wishy Washy (Prod. Cheeze Beatz)
15. All Good (Prod. Cassius Jay)
16. Take Her (Prod. Phenom Da Dom & Dee Money)
17. What Y’all Doing (Prod. Stack Boy Twuan)
18. Struggle (Prod. Zaytoven & Cassius Jay)
Billboard magazine highlights André Benjamin, better known as André 3000, to reveal that there is no retirement for the rapper turned actor. He is back in full effect and hip-hop heads are elated about the return of the 1/2 of ATL rap duo, Outkast. Currently, Outkast has created #ATLFest that consists of a line up of different artists for three nights and they headline. Although the group has made it clear they won’t be working together in the future on new material, André tells Billboard that he is working on a new solo album, which is good enough for us. He discussed the stress and pressure he felt to give the fans new music despite still having featured verses on artists’ songs since the last Outkast album in 2006. The cover story discusses André’s acting career and new role Jimi Hendricks in the biopic film Jimi: All Is by My Side, in theaters now. Read the entire cover story here and see more photos from the cover shoot… (more…)
Atlanta native, Raury, drops his free album Indigo Child on his website today. The album features his two singles, “God’s Whisper” and “Cigarette Song”. In order to download the album, there is a game that you have to play and score 1500 points. Seems pretty easy but see for yourself and head over to his official website to play and download! It’s worth the MANY tries. (more…)
Jeezy is back and will soon drop his 7th album, Seen It All: The Autobiography, dropping September 2nd. The Atlanta rapper drops, “Beautiful”, off the upcoming album which features The Game and Rick Ross. Listen below:
Mike WiLL Made It signs ATL’s Two-9 to Eardruma Records under Interscope Records. The five independent artists dropped the news today with a video of their signing. Mike WiLL is currently executive producing their upcoming album.
Producer, Metro Boomin releases this new track called “Chanel Vintage” featuring Future and Young Thug. The Atlanta 20 year old is prepping for the release of his album, 20 and Boomin.
San Williams is an eighteen year old rapper from Atlanta, GA. The past year he has been working on his first project called The Out of Body Experience and was produced by Max Weinstein. His look may resemble Trinidad Jame$ a little bit, but he sounds like a mix Joey Bada$$ and Childish Gambino. Follow him on twitter @book1chp1. Listen to the mixtape in full and download below: