Kaytranada News

Stream Talib Kweli & Friends' New Album "Awful People Are Great At Parties"
Stream Talib Kweli & Friends' New Album "Awful People Are Great At Parties" Nov 3, 2016 at 05:37pm
For Talib Kweli, beefing with trolls on Twitter is a full-time job. Earlier this year, a Twitter beef with rapper Diabolic that culminated in a diss track. It was one of his biggest releases of 2016 -- until this week, when he released a new album called Awful People Are Great at Parties.
Kaytranada Links Up With Andre 3000
Kaytranada Links Up With Andre 3000 Sep 26, 2016 at 05:56pm
1/2 of the legendary duo OutKast, Andre 3000, remains an elusive figure in the rap world, but we've been seeing him pop up here and there lately, giving us hope that he could still one day release a solo project.
Listen To Kaytranada’s New Mixtape “0.001%”
Listen To Kaytranada’s New Mixtape “0.001%” Sep 21, 2016 at 10:48pm
It’s been a busy year for Montreal producer Kaytranada, who’s coming off the release of his debut album 99.9% & announced back in April that he’s gay. Looking to capitalize off his buzz & success from 99.9%, the Montreal hitmaker decides to come through tonight and share a new 87-minute “mixtape” appropriately titled 0.001%.
Stream Kaytranada's New Album "99.9%"
Stream Kaytranada's New Album "99.9%" May 6, 2016 at 09:15am
Leading up to Kaytranada's debut album, the Montreal native decided to share with the world for the very first time that he's gay. Now that he's truly let his fans (and the world) in, he's ready to let us hear the album, 99.9%.
Kaytranada Lets The World In For The First Time
Kaytranada Lets The World In For The First Time Apr 6, 2016 at 05:44pm
Kaytranada is gearing up for his debut XL Recordings album 99.9%, which is set to drop May 6 of this year. Ahead of that, he let The Fader cover him for an in-depth profile about his quietly impressive rise to prominence and the struggles he had along the way.
Check Out Artwork & Tracklist For Kaytranada’s “99.9%”
Check Out Artwork & Tracklist For Kaytranada’s “99.9%” Mar 18, 2016 at 10:24am
After premiering “Bus Ride” feat. Karriem Riggins & River Tiber on BBC 1 Radio, Kaytranada has unveiled the full tracklist and album artwork for his upcoming album 99.9%. He definitely wasn’t lying when he had some dope features.
Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky, & More To Perform At New NYC Festival Panorama
Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky, & More To Perform At New NYC Festival Panorama Mar 2, 2016 at 11:41am
Goldenvoice, the company that runs Coachella, stirred up some controversy in January when they announced that they were attempting to bring a new festival, Panorama, to NYC. A petition attempting to block the festival circulated but ultimately failed, as the first ever Panorama Music Festival is slated to go down July 22-24 on Randall's Island Park between Manhattan and Queens.
Usher & Future To Headline Annual Roots Picnic 2016
Usher & Future To Headline Annual Roots Picnic 2016 Feb 2, 2016 at 12:11pm
The Roots Picnic happens every June, and has continued to grow in profile and popularity each year. This year is no different, as we’ve got some truly impressive artists playing the 2016 iteration.
Anderson .Paak Announces "Malibu" Cover Art, Features, & Release Date
Anderson .Paak Announces "Malibu" Cover Art, Features, & Release Date Dec 3, 2015 at 11:15am
Last year, Anderson .Paak released the album Venice, his first album after relinquishing his Breezy Lovejoy. With his forthcoming album Malibu, he is moving his way up the California coastline. Well, guess what, Malibu just got a release date -- it will hit stores on January 15th.
140 Bars: Tweets Of The Week (Aug 8 - 14)
140 Bars: Tweets Of The Week (Aug 8 - 14) Aug 14, 2015 at 03:54pm
The Drake/Meek Mill beef finally seemed to cool off this week, with outlying events like Kendrick Lamar's subs at Drizzy on Compton and Meek taking down his diss track for copyright reasons seeming like the last gasps of action we'll get for a while
Kanye West, Chance The Rapper, Travi$ Scott & More Performing At Summer Ends Festival
Kanye West, Chance The Rapper, Travi$ Scott & More Performing At Summer Ends Festival Aug 10, 2015 at 05:35pm
Summer Ends Festival seems to have hit it big this year. The festival goes down in Tempe, Arizona from September 24th until September 27th. This year's line-up includes headliner Kanye West, as well as performances from Travi$ Scott, Chance The Rapper, J. Cole, Kaytranada, Vic Mensa and G-Eazy scattered through out the four days.  However if you're looking for a rap-themed day, you should hit up the Sunday, as that's when you'll catch Kanye, Travi$, Vic and producer Kaytranada.
10 Essential Goldlink Tracks
10 Essential Goldlink Tracks Jun 28, 2015 at 06:09pm
There's no shortage of rappers that are trying to wedge themselves into the world of dance music. Waka Flocka has made tracks with Steve Aoki. A$AP Rocky and Skrillex linked for "Wild For The Night." DJ Snake and Lil Jon had the whole world screaming "Turn Down For What" not too long ago. The list goes on and on, but most of the time the results are somewhat corny.
Lauryn Hill, Danny Brown, Kelis & More Announced For NYC's Afropunk Fest
Lauryn Hill, Danny Brown, Kelis & More Announced For NYC's Afropunk Fest Jun 2, 2015 at 04:29pm
Afropunk Festival is an annual celebration of music, art and food that takes place in Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park, and after hosting perfomances by D'Angelo, Ice T's Body Count and others last year, they've rolled out their 2015 lineup. Here's a list of the most noteworthy performers for the August 22nd-23rd fest this year: Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill, Danny Brown, Kelis, Suicidal Tendencies, Kele, Thundercat, Cakes Da Killa, Goldlink, Petite Noir, Kaytranada, Raury, Lion Babe, Jesse Boykins III, Adia Victoria, Sam Dew, Brenmar.
140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (April 25 - May 1)
140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (April 25 - May 1) May 1, 2015 at 06:14pm
We seem to be hitting somewhat of a lull in the album release cycle, with some big drops coming in June and July (Lil Durk, Migos, Frank Ocean), but no huge ones coming in this week or the next (unless we actually do get Chance The Rapper's Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment's SURF). Many of this week's happenings centered on the events surrounding Freddie Gray's funeral and the ensuing protests in Baltimore and NYC, and elsewhere we had basketball playoffs, relationship drama and more. 
Coachella Will Live Stream Drake's (And Kaytranada's) Set Tonight After All
Coachella Will Live Stream Drake's (And Kaytranada's) Set Tonight After All Apr 12, 2015 at 06:41pm
It was originally reported that Coachella would pull a fast one on the people of Earth by not live-streaming Drake's set. Thankfully, this is no longer the case. Drake will appear tonight on one of Coachella's three live webcast YouTube channels, which are all embedded below. His set is scheduled to begin at 10:15 PT. A quick look at the schedule reveals that there are quite a few other palatable live-streaming options today, among them Jamie xx at 8:20, ODESZA at 9:35, and the lil homie Kaytranda at 10:45. #Couchella in full effect.
10 Producer Remixes That Were Better Than The Original
10 Producer Remixes That Were Better Than The Original Apr 12, 2015 at 03:03pm
With the evolution of producer software, everyone can make beats on their computer. It doesn't take a lot of money or studio time to learn how to chop up samples, loop drum patterns, and create something great. And we're finding more and more beatmakers are making quality tracks.
Underrated Audio: January 24 - January 30
Underrated Audio: January 24 - January 30 Jan 31, 2015 at 10:33am
Underrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here.