ScHoolboy Q‘s latest album, Blank Face, has finally arrived. Featuring grade A singles “THat Part” with Kanye West and “Groovy Tony,” the rest of the album is ear candy featuring ditties like “Dope Dealer” with E-40 and “Big Body” with The Dogg Pound. Stream the entire album below via Spotify.
Indiana MC Freddie Gibbs has proven to be one of the most consistent rappers of our time. After dropping one of the best projects last year with Madlib, Piñata, Gangsta Gibbs is back with Shadow of a Doubt. Evolving his sound once more, the work features E-40, Black Thought, Gucci Mane, Kaytranada and Mike Dean. Listen below courtesy of Spotify.
Multi-instrumentalist R&B artist Ty Dolla $ign is often credited with coining “ratchet music” with his longtime colleague YG, but his studio debut, Free TC, ventures into a plethora of other sonic realms. Strings, guitars, saxophones and keys offer a source of refreshment in R&B’s current electro-filled landscape.
The endless list of guest stars (ranging from 90s artists to present day) successfully manages to somehow complement the album’s production. Check out the tracklist and listen below.
01 LA ft. Kendrick Lamar, Brandy & James Fauntleroy
02 Saved ft. E-40
03 Straight Up ft. Jagged Edge
04 Solid ft. Babyface
05 Horses in the Stable
06 Know Ya ft. Trey Songz
07 Credit ft. Sevyn Streeter
08 Miracle/Wherever ft. Big TC & D-Loc
09 Guard Down ft. Kanye West & Diddy
10 Sitting Pretty ft. Wiz Khalifa
11 When I See Ya ft. Fetty Wap
12 Blase ft. Future & Rae Sremmurd
13 Only Right ft. YG, Joe Moses & TeeCee4800
14 Bring It Out of Me
15 Actress ft. R. Kelly
16 Finale ft. SA-RA & PJ
Freddie Gibbs is finally back with a new track called “Fuckin’ Up the Count” produced by Boi-1da and Frank Dukes off of his upcoming album called Shadow of a Doubt. With a release date of November 20, the project will feature a myriad of artists including Black Thought (The Roots), Gucci Mane, E-40 and rising artist Tory Lanez. Watch his latest below.
Game‘s new album and sequel to his classic debut, The Documentary 2, is available for streaming. The hype for his new project has been tremendous receiving praise from his peers including Dr. Dre and Busta Rhymes. Listen to the album below via Spotify and check out the completely star-studded track list. Get ready for the second half of the double album, Documentary 2.5, out 10/16.
Update: Documentary 2.5 is now also available for streaming below.
The Documentary 2 – Track List:
2) On Me ft. Kendrick Lamar
3) Step Up ft. Dej Loaf & Sha Sha
4) Don’t Trip ft. Ice Cube, Dr. Dre & will.i.am
5) Standing On Ferraris ft. Diddy
6) Dollar And A Dream ft. Ab-Soul
7) Made In America ft. Mvrcus Blvck
8) Hashtag ft. Jelly Roll
9) Circles ft. Q-Tip, Eric Bellinger & Sha Sha
10) Uncle Skit
11) Dedicated ft. Future & Sonyae
12) Bitch You Ain’t Shit
13) Summertime ft. Jelly Roll
14) Mula ft. Kanye West
15) The Documentary 2
16) New York, New York
17) 100 ft. Drake
18) Just Another Day
19) LA ft. Snoop Dogg, will.i.am & Fergie
The Documentary 2.5 – Track List:
1) New York Skit
2) Magnus Carlsen ft. Anderson .Paak
3) Crenshaw/80s and Cocaine ft. Anderson .Paak & Sonyae
4) Gang Bang Anyway ft. Jay Rock & Schoolboy Q
5) The Ghetto ft. Nas & will.i.am
6) From Adam ft. Lil’ Wayne
7) Gang Related ft. Asia
8) Last Time You Seen ft. Scarface & Stacy Barthe
9) Intoxicated ft. Deion
10) Quiks Groove (The One) ft. DJ Quik, Sevyn Streeter & Micah
11) Outside ft. E-40, Mvrcus Blvck & Lil’ E
12) Up On The Wall ft. Problem, Ty Dolla $ign & YG
13) Sex Skit
14) My Flag/Da Homies ft. Ty Dolla $ign, Jay 305, AD, Mitch E-Slick, Joe Moses, RJ & Scheme
15) Moment Of Violence ft. King Mez, JT & Jon Connor
16) Like Father Like Son 2 ft. Busta Rhymes
18) *BONUS: “El Chappo” ft. Skrillex
Stream the 5-track EP by Warren G called Regulate… G Funk Era Part II. After dropping singles “My House” and “Keep On Hustlin’” the solid and nostalgic album features unreleased Nate Dogg vocals, E-40, Too $hort, Young Jeezy and Bun B. Listen courtesy of Soundcloud.
Listen to Big Sean‘s latest album Dark Sky Paradise featuring Kanye West, E-40, Jhene Aiko, Lil’ Wayne, John Legend, Ariana Grande and more here.
Listen to Big K.R.I.T.’s new album, Cadillactica, due out 11/11. The work features E-40, Wiz Khalifa, Bun B and Lupe Fiasco.
Read my interview with the Bay Area legend E-40 here: