Staff Picks Playlist (September 25)
The first day of Fall has come and went, and with that, we're slowly but surely getting to all those things we we're excited about, from the expected like GO:OD AM and the premiere of "Empire," to the unexpected like What A Time To Be Alive.
Stream Paul Wall's New Album "Slab God"
One day ahead of schedule, Paul Wall blesses us with his new album Slab God, his homage to Houston car culture. Given the strength of the three singles Wall has dropped so far -- all delivered with his signature Southern slang and funk/soul-inspired, trap-induced backdrops -- we believe that Slab God has a chance to be his best project to date.
Paul Wall Reveals "Slab God" Tracklist & Release Date
In July, Paul Wall began the promotion for Slab God by releasing a new single "Swangin In The Rain," with production from Scoop DeVille. At the time, all we knew about the album was that it was "coming soon." Today the Houston staple has revealed the complete tracklist for Slab God, as well as a release date and pre-order iTunes link.
Stream Lil Debbie's "Home Grown" EP
Bay Area MC Lil Debbie has had a pretty great year thus far, turning in a dope appearance on Bricc Baby's Nasty Dealer highlight "Real One," teaming with Trinidad James and Problem for a slick video, and now, dropping off a new EP. Home Grown b
10 H-Town Classics To Celebrate Houston Appreciation Weekend
Yesterday (May 19), Drake announced the schedule for the second annual OVO-run Houston Appreciation Weekend (HAW), which kicks off tomorrow (May 21) with a Bun B tribute event and ends Sunday (May 24) with a Drizzy/Future "Jungle" show and a Boosie Badazz after-party.
Paul Wall Releases Stream For New Album "The Po-Up Poet"
We weren't expecting this, but Paul Wall comes through this morning with a full new album and stream. The Houston native rpcolaims himself the 'po-up poet' on his latest opus, so there will be plenty of lean-worthy records here.
Stream Paul Wall's "#CheckSeason" LP In Its Entirety
Tuesday’s been an album-packed day with new releases from Childish Gambino, E-40, R. Kelly, and Paul Wall. Thanks to Youtube, fans can now stream Paul Wall’s entire project, #Checkseason, for free before copping it on iTunes. The Texas native recruits Slim Thug, Lil’ Keke, Kid Ink, Young Dolph, and more for the new 11-track LP.
Lecrae Announces "Church Clothes 2" Mixtape Featuring B.o.B, Paul Wall & More
Lecrae made history earlier this year, when he became the first rapper to win a Grammy for best gospel album. Now he's announced a brand new mixtape, which will be a sequel to 2012's Church Clothes. Church Clothes 2 will be hosted by DJ Don Cannon, and will feature guest appearances from B.o.B, Paul Wall, Novel, Kevin Ross, Crystal Nicole, King Mez, Derek Minor, and Tedashii. Production for the project will include work by Boi-1da, David Banner, ThaInnaCircle, Dirty Rice, Thyshane and more.