Tag: Kendrick Lamar
Every Friday, the members of the Highclouds team have a meeting and talk about some of the biggest releases of
A decade ago, on February 16, 2007, pop princess Britney Spears entered Esther’s hair salon in California and asked the
“I don’t belong anywhere, not even my own town”. So says London-born artist Little Simz in her song “Doorways +
Nothing builds anticipation for a new hip-hop album like a hard hitting, trash talking track, particularly when it’s a posse cut. On “Really Doe,” Danny Brown brings together some of the rap game’s top emcees to wreak havoc over a killer instrumental with no apologies.
Australia’s rising hip-hop star, Sampa the Great is a phenomenon that is taking scene by storm. Having opened up a set for Grammy award-winning Kendrick Lamar after releasing, ‘The Great Mixtape’ in 2015. The rapper is back with new music to capitivate our ears and minds; with no limits to reach the top of her game.
We could have expected that! The same night that she premiered her HBO special documentary “Lemonade”, Queen Bee decided to Beyoncé (a new verb meaning “dropping by surprise”) her new album. The LP, which is also named “Lemonade”, is now available via Columbia/Parkwood with a streaming exclusivity on Tidal. It features beautiful people such as Jack White (who is also a co-investor in TIDAL), James Blake, Kendrick Lamar, and The Weeknd.
You maybe don’t know that you know her but yet, it could be… Anna Wise (or Anna The Wise, sometimes) is one-half of the indie experimental duo Sonnymoon and a regular collaborator of hip-hop superstar Kendrick Lamar. She was present on all his releases since “good kid, m.A.A.d city” in 2012. Now, the lady gives it a try in solo with a feminist anthem, elegantly titled “BitchSlut”, that will convince you after only one listening. And in order to better her odds, she released a provocative but justified video to go with it.