Lyrics Of The Week: November 8-14
Repetition remains a reality in the rap game, and specific bars tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. Keep in mind, these are the most noteworthy lyrics of the week, not necessarily the best. Also, it's hard to get everything right - if you notice any errors, don't hesitate to let us know in the comments section. Lines we're not sure about will be bolded.
First Week Sales Projections For Jhene Aiko's "Sail Out" EP
Jhene Aiko's come-up certainly accelerated this year. With some big features on tracks from Big Sean and Drake, Jhene got her name out in a big way, and the projections for Sail Out reflect that. Aiko is set to move about 25-30k units of her debut EP, which is pretty impressive for that type of release, and definitely looks good for her album dropping next year. Listen to "Wth," her collaboration with Ab-Soul below.
Stream Jhene Aiko's "Sail Out" EP In Its Entirety
Along with dropping a new visual for her track “The Worst” earlier today, Jhene Aiko also released her highly anticipated Sail Out EP. The 7-track EP features guest appearances from Childish Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, and Vince Staples. And thanks to Spotify, fans can now stream the entire project for free below. Jhene's upcoming full length album, Sailed Out, is expected to arrive in 2014.
Jhene Aiko Speaks On Touring With Drake, Future & Miguel & Says "Souled Out" LP Is Done
Jhene Aiko released her new EP, Sail Out, today, along with the official music video for "The Worst." Jhene has had a big year, being featured on Drake's album Nothing Was The Same seems to have led to her appearance on Drizzy's "Would You Like A Tour?" as well, apart from her brand new EP, Jhene als
Childish Gambino Talks Instagram Posts, Being "Depressed", & Relationship With Jhene Aiko
Donald Glover, or in this case, Childish Gambino, recently caused concern amongst his fans after he posted several notes on Instagram last month which expressed some of his feelings, doubts, and concerns.
Jhene Aiko Reveals "Sail Out" EP Cover & Tracklist
Jhene Aiko's upcoming EP, Sail Out is due out November 12th, and the project now has cover art as well as a full tracklist. The 7-track effort will feature guest appearances from Vince Staples, Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, and as previously heard, Childish Gambino. Her debut album, Souled Out, will follow later in 2014. Take a look at the artwork in the gallery above, and view the tracklist below.
Jhene Aiko Announces Release Date For "Sail Out" EP
Jhene Aiko has been growing her fan-base and strengthening her musical output, by linking up with huge stars like Drake on Nothing Was The Same and Big Sean on Hall Of Fame.
Jhene Aiko Hospitalized After Car Accident [Update: Jhene Released From Hospital]
Frequent TDE collaborator, Jhene Aiko, is currently resting in a hospital bed after being involved in a bad car accident.
Underrated Audio: August 17-23
We got quite a few new mixtapes this week, including one really big one from Dizzy Wright, The Golden Age. The tape has been getting Dizzy a lot of love, which is definitely a good thing for the Las Vegas emcee on his grind, and the project is probably his most high-profile yet. As another week wraps up, peep five records that dropped over the past seven days which weren't racking up views like Mr.
Drake Confirms Jhene Aiko Will Appear On "NWTS" [Update: Jhene Aiko Talks On Collabo, Drake Discredits Rumors]
Although Drake has remained tight-lipped about his upcoming album Nothing Was The Same, the rapper took to Twitter last night to confirm one artist that'll appear on the LP: rising singer Jhene Aiko. That's about all we know for now, so stay tuned. As Drizzy says, this is a momentous occasion. Jhene on NWTS. Momentous Occasions.
Jhene Aiko Reveals Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, Wiz Khalifa & Big Sean Featured On "Sail Out" EP
Jhene Aiko is gearing up to release her debut album, Souled Out, but before that happens the singer is giving fans a taste of what's in store with her EP Sail Out.
Underrated Audio: May 21- 27
This week's Underrated Audio will put you on to five cuts from rising artists all of sorts. There are rappers representing the Beast Coast movement like The Underachievers, we've got Chi-town covered with up-and-comer Giftz, there's the expiremental Ro Ransom, and Sir Michael Rocks gives us some dope delivery on "In A Minute." Plus we have a track from female singer Jhene Aiko, who has some of the nicest vocal chords we've heard in awhile. What was your favorite track from the past seven days?