Introducing: our best new music segment, this time specifically focusing on hip-hop that’s dropped this summer. Check out our selections for the best recent releases, tracks that provide refreshing vibes for this current heatwave.
Madhattan- “Canal Street”
New York rapper Madhattan further solidifies the fact that he is a noteworthy up-and-coming voice out of the city with “Canal Street”. This low-key, nostalgic banger is both retro and refreshing, providing a truly interesting offering and a dope new music video to go along with it.
Mr Pigeons- “Timekeeper”
Berlin’s Mr Pigeons comes through with a truly unique and intriguing offering in “Timekeeper”, a track that gives off a feeling of spiritual depth. This winding, psychedelic track keeps the listener on their toes with its mysterious sound.
YL- “SLOWPOKE RODRIGUEZ”
New York artist YL comes through with a dense, nocturnal track in “SLOWPOKE RODRIGUEZ” that is atmospheric and raw. Accompanied by a fresh music video, this release is worthy of much attention.
Hunnaloe- “The Towns Finest / Route99”
Hunnaloe’s underrated songs “The Towns Finest/ Route 99” are smooth and warm, conjuring an intriguingly nostalgic vibe that gives the songs lots of replay value. He shows potential throughout these tracks through clever lyrics and a strong cadence.
Robby Malic- “MVP” (ft. Joenis)
Western Massachusetts artists Robby Malic & Joenis present a smooth, hopeful offering in “MVP”. Over top of an uplifting instrumental, they deliver clever, well-written verses that capture the listener with their vividness.