Danny Brown Freestyle for BBC Radio 1

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 1, 2014
The latest name to drop a freestyle for BBC Radio 1′s Charlie Sloth show is Detroit-bred Danny Brown. Laying down a series of witty bars over instrumentals to Earl Sweatshirt’s “Chum,” Drake’s “0 to 100,” Wil...

Watch Kanye West Perform at Made In America Philadelphia

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 31, 2014
Never far from the limelight, Kanye West recently took stage at Jay Z’s Made In America Festival in Philadelphia. In case you missed the live stream earlier tonight on HYPETRAK, you can now enjoy recap clips of the performance below. Kanye̵...

Curtis Williams featuring Wiz Khalifa & Jace – Shenanigans

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 29, 2014
With Danco James on tap for a release today, Two-9′s Curtis Williams presents the track “Shenanigans.” Featured on Williams’s mixtape, “Shenanigans” boasts production from St. Louis-bred Metro Boomin and sees the A...

David Lynch Almost Directed the Music Video for Kanye West’s “Blood on the Leaves”

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 29, 2014
Most notably known for directing Mulholland Drive, The Elephant Man and Blue Velvet, acclaimed surrealist David Lynch recently told the Daily Beast he was in talks to direct Kanye West’s Yeezus standout “Blood on the Leaves.” Unfort...

HYPETRAK Playlist 041 featuring Childish Gambino, Logic, Captain Murphy, The Cxde & More

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 29, 2014
Rounding out the week with yet another playlist featuring the latest drops from some of our favorite players in the world of music, HYPETRAK delivers Playlist 041. Childish Gambino kicks things off with his new song “Candler Road,” and co...

The Weeknd “King Of The Fall” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 29, 2014
Picking up from where the visuals for his track “Often” left off, The Weeknd has now dropped the music video for his second summer single, “King Of The Fall.” The “day in the life” theme continues as the artist tak...

Logic featuring Childish Gambino – Driving Ms. Daisy

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 28, 2014
DMV emcee Logic returns to the studio with the release of his latest track “Driving Ms. Daisy” featuring the always compelling Childish Gambino. Both rappers lay down a lyrical onslaught over an upbeat instrumental, perfect for a windows-...

A$AP Rocky’s ‘SVDDXNLY’ – Part 4

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 27, 2014
Noisey has released the fourth installment of its five-part video series SVDDXNLY covering A$AP Rocky’s meteoric rise. Part four finds the artist talking about his “Purple Swag” music video and meeting Jeremy Scott after wearing the...

Ty Dolla $ign ‘$ign Language’ Mixtape

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 26, 2014
Before releasing his debut album Free TC, LA-based singer, songwriter and producer Ty Dolla $ign shares his highly anticipated mixtape $ign Language. Featuring 11 tracks, each stylistically weaved together, the relaxed beats include contributions fro...

Beyoncé’s 2014 MTV VMAs “Video Vanguard” Performance

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 25, 2014
Last night, MTV capped off this year’s Video Music Awards by awarding Beyoncé with the show’s second-ever Video Vanguard Award. Before receiving the honorary moonman, however, Queen B followed in the footsteps of last year’s winner,...

Yasiin Bey’s Exclusive Playlist for HYPETRAK

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 25, 2014
Brooklyn legend Yassin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, has put together an exclusive playlist for the people over at HYPETRAK. The playlist features a range of artists from King Krule, Chimurenga Renaissance, Shabazz Palaces, to demos from the Hackne...

Jessie J, Nicki Minaj & Ariana Grande “Bang Bang” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 25, 2014
The music video for Jessie J’s leading single, “Bang Bang,” from her forthcoming album Sweet Talker, has officially debuted. Hannah Lux Davis directs the visuals for the track, which features vocals from Ariana Grande and a verse fr...

Tinashe featuring A$AP Rocky – Pretend

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 24, 2014
Following from her chart-topping number “2 On” with ScHoolboy Q, fledging R&B songstress Tinashe has released her latest single “Pretend” that features none other than hip-hop golden boy A$AP Rocky. The track finds the Ken...

Chris Brown – X

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2014
With the highly-anticipated X now less than a month away, Chris Brown returns with the title track to his forthcoming double album. Following up the release of the Usher- and Rick Ross-assisted single “New Flame,” “X” juxtapos...

James Blake – 200 Press

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2014
As a part of his ongoing residency with BBC Radio 1, James Blake took to the airwaves last night to share a brand new track. Dubbed “200 Press,” the cut’s title is a nod to the number of physical copies of the track that Blake inten...