We’re halfway through 2019, so it’s time to look back at some of the best singles to be released so far this year! We’ve got pop bangers, emotional slow jams and hip-hop masterstrokes for you.
Last year Denzel Curry dropped one of the most cutting-edge hip-hop albums of the year in TA13OO; this year he returns with new intentions and new sounds that may not hold the contextual meaning of the predecessor, but that was never the plan. ZUU is all about the hits and Denzel does that better thanContinue reading “Denzel Curry – ZUU: Album Review”
In a frantic set full of energy and aggression, Sacramento hip-hop trio Death Grips conquered England with noise and explosive primal desires. It was a gig full of surreal moments and a lot of ringing sounds in my ears, this is my take on a night that you sparsely see these days.
Injury Reserve have been bubbling under the surface of hip-hop for a few years now, dropping eclectic and socially aware mixtapes that just so happen to go hard as fuck. On their debut album the trio continue their rise to prominence with a fresh set of clever ideas, hilarious metaphors, abstract production and some deeplyContinue reading “Injury Reserve – Injury Reserve: Album Review”
Album number six for Tyler is perhaps his most focused and conceptual piece yet, transcending his previous work and taking the next bold leap in his artistic career as well as his personal life. IGOR is a thoroughly laden project that proves once and for all that Tyler Okonma is one of the true pioneeringContinue reading “Tyler, The Creator – IGOR: Album Review”