Big Sean's third commercial album, Dark Sky Paradise, is in stores and online today. It's safe to say the G.O.O.D. Music rapper's past album releases didn't exactly live up to the hype, however the hype for DSP seems to be working for Sean, not against him.
As both Chris Brown and Tyga kick off their "Between the Sheets" tour with Trey Songz, their new album officially hit shelves today. Both artists appeared on Hot 97 yesterday for an interview, and Chris Brown hit up The Breakfast Club solo for some last minute promo.
This afternoon we're receiving another stream for an album four days before its official release. Ghostface Killah and Canadian trio BADBADNOTGOOD have been steadily rolling out leaks off their anticipated collaborative album.
Whenever a month goes by without a new Gucci Mane project, it feels like something is amiss in the hip-hop world. The East Atlanta Santa's last project dropped on January 3rd, and now five and a half weeks later, he's given us another.
It's been a busy week in hip hop album release news. Kid Ink's Full Speed came out, and big dogs like Lil Wayne and Fabolous announced that they both plan on releasing projects in the near future. There was also a Soulja Boy album released this week.
TeeFlii's new album, and debut studio LP, arrived today and with that Spotify has a stream of the album up. Yesterday we featured our interview with the fast-rising r'n'b singer, where he discussed his gospel roots and being a back-up dancer for Chris Brown.
After releasing his debut album My Own Lane in the beginning of 2014, Kid Ink has quickly returned with his sophomore effort, slightly more than a year later. Full Speed continues the same driving theme as his first album, while Ink solidifies his spot in the rap game.
Recently Slim Thug announced a new album series and documentary, Hogg Life. The first in the three-part album series, Hogg Life: The Beginning is set to drop tomorrow. Before the album drops, you can preview the whole thing right here as we premiere an exclusive album stream for Thug.
In December, Rhymesayers hip-hop collective Doomtree began rolling out their new album with the single "Gray Duck." Today, the full project, entitled All Hands, has arrived, and you can stream it below, via Bandcamp.
Last summer, Atlanta-via-Brooklyn rapper/producer Wara From The NBHD wowed us with his dope Kidnapped project, a release that saw him weld his Neptunes fandom and rough-edged street tales together in a wholly unique way.
Odd Future's Mike G arose from a rather lengthy slumber last fall, dropping off three tracks since November. One of them, the Tyler, The Creator-produced "Highlights," shows up on his new 5 track EP, Award Tour II.
As an Atlanta-based producer, DJ Spinz has been behind some of the city's best tracks of the past year, working with everyone from Young Thug to Kid Ink. Today, he hits us with something that's pretty unprecedented for ATL producers: a "visual EP."