Category Archives: HipHop
Mick Jenkins shares “Spread Love” from his debut album, The Healing Component. The album will be released September 23rd on his Free Nation label. He will go on a tour of North America next month with St. Louis rapper Smino. Tickets for the tour are available today for $3 with RSVP at redbullsoundselect.com.
Mick Jenkins Quest For Love Tour Dates:
9/29 – The Crocodile – Seattle, WA
10/1 – Doug Fir Lounge – Portland, OR
10/04 – Bootleg Theater – Los Angeles, CA
10/06 – Marquis Theater – Denver, CO
10/08 – Empire Control Room – Austin, TX
10/11 – Aisle 5 – Atlanta, GA
10/12 – Exit / In – Nashville, TN
10/14 – Bowery Ballroom – New York, NY
10/15 – The Foundry – Philadelphia, PA
10/18 – Adelaide Hall – Toronto, ON CANADA
10/20 – Thalia Hall – Chicago, IL
10/21 – Amsterdam Bar & Hall – Minneapolis, MN
Danny Brown announced today that his third album Atrocity Exhibition will be released September 30th. He has revealed that he spent $70,000 on clearing samples for the album that has features from Kendrick Lamar, B-Real, Kelela and more. Black Milk and the Alchemist are among the producers of the 15-song album. Brown’s Atrocity Exhibition tour kicks off in Philadelphia September 14th.
anderson.paak and his band The Free Nationals perform a four-song concert for NPR Music’s Tiny Desk series. Watch them go through “Come Down,” “Heart Don’t Stand A Chance,” “Put Me Thru” and “Suede.”
Michael Kiwanuka and Nas’s “Rule The World” is from the Netflix series The Get Down. Kiwanuka’s “Black Man In A White World” is also in the series which takes places to the early days of hip-hop in the Bronx. The Get Down premieres tomorrow (August 12th) on Netflix.