Monday, March 27, 2017
Psymun of Thestand4rd (Corbin FKA Spooky Black, Bobby Raps, and Allan Kingdom) releases his latest solo work with the chaotic, galloping first single, "I Need My Boy". Taken from his upcoming 3-song Rainbow Party EP, via Ghostly available May 5th, 2017. The track "I Need My Boy" was inspired by friend Minnesotan Ryan Olson (of Poliça),who nudged Psymun to work exclusively at 55bpm. See Pysmun with Thestand4rd at Soundset May 28th, Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Beautiful art by Michael Cina.
Psymun -"I Need My Boy"-mp3
Friday, March 24, 2017
Kendrick Lamar returns with "The Heart Part 4" and he goes in, classic on deck, aiming at Big Sean, Lee Baca, Drake, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and reality TV elected President Donald Trump all targets, "Donald is a chump, know how we feel punk/Tell ’em that God comin’, and Russia need a replay button, y’all up to something.” To his would be competitors beware “More bars, no peers, no scars, no fear, fuck y'all, sincere,” he concludes.
Kendrick Lamar -"The Heart Part 4"-mp3
Sunday, March 19, 2017
Sean Price Rest In Power. On what would've been his 45th Born Day, Duck Down releases new music from the upcoming posthumous album Imperius Rex. In the meantime get the new heater "Definition Of God" produced by Stu Bangas.
Sean Price -"Definition Of God"-mp3
Parables of Neptune the duo of Lady Midnight and producer Afrokeys release their new cautionary, groovy track "Better". GoMN 95.3 featured "Better" and their 5 must-hear Minnesota hip-hop tracks and her solo track "Charge it to the Game" was The Current 89.3's Song of the Day from Sound Verite/IX Vol.1.
Parables of Neptune (Lady Midnight & Afro-Keys) -"Better"-mp3
Minneapolis producer Budah Tye (I Self Devine/Muja Messiah/Proper-T) released OG Slaps Vol.1 , a collection of 12 rugged beats from the longtime Sure Shot Brother, MC, producer adding to the talented pool of producers from the Twin Cities inspired by Madlib, J Dilla, Alchemist and old school beat-making. Buda Tye's OG Slaps Vol.1 is also featured on GoMN 95.3's 5 must-hear Minnesota hip-hop tracks.
Budah Tye -OG Slaps Vol.1-mp3