Hip Hop

Matt Muse “Ain’t No”

Matt Muse released the first single and video, “Ain’t No”, from his forthcoming EP, “Love & Nappyness”, which is due out August 9th. This is the follow-up to Muse’s acclaimed 2018 album Nappy Talk.

You can catch Matt Muse at Schubas on August 17th with Ausar, Loona Dae, and DJ Cash.

(photo by Paul Elliot)

   

Pete Sayke "Gold & Rue"

Pete Sayke dropped a new album called Gold & Rue last week. The album, Sayke’s first since 2017, features production work from Phoenix, iLL Brown, Mike Jones, LONEgevity, and Theory Hazit, along with contributions verbally from Phoenix, JusSol, Mother Nature, Roy Kinsey.

   

Chore Boy "Stories You Can Tell Yourself"

Chore Boy & Brad Kemp are back again with a new album called Stories You Can Tell Yourself. This drops just six months after Exordium and features contributions from femdot., Beloved Gang, Super King Reza, and many more.

The album centers around the idea of our own personal narratives and how they can either help or hurt us and they ways we perceive the world we live in.

   

Pivot Gang "Mortal Kombat"

Pivot Gang have dropped a new Contact directed video for their track “Mortal Kombat” from their debut album, You Can’t Sit With Us.

The song and video both feature a special appearance from the talented Little Rock emcee Kari Faux.

   

ChaseTheMoney "On The Way" with Valee and Z Money

St. Louis emcee ChaseTheMoney enlisted two of Chicago’s finest, Valee and Z Money, on his latest single “On The Way”.

Valee will be dropping his latest EP, Runnin’ Rich, which will feature Vic Mensa, King Louis, and G Herbo, in the coming weeks. He will also be performing at Pitchfork Music Festival on July 19th.

Z Money recently released a new mixtape called “Shawty Paid” which features contributions from Key Glock, Young Mai, Gucci Mane and Hoodrich Pablo Juan.