1-O.A.K. – “Riding In Cars With Girls” [Album]

Do you also sometimes miss 90’s R&B? Not the blatantly Auto-tune “singing” we’re used to these days, but just good ol’ crooning about girls and such.

If so, meet HBK Gang affiliate 1 Of A Kind aka 1-O.A.K.. The Oakland singer/producer just released his incredible new album called “Riding In Cars With Girls”.
You can clearly hear influences from Frank Ocean, Dwele and your favorite R&B artists all over the record.

Kick back and enjoy some good music below:

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Sevdaliza – “Ison” [Album]

After two spectacular EPs and features with greats like Stwo and A$AP Ferg, singer Sevdaliza just took the internet by surprise by releasing her debut album, “ISON”.

The Iranian-Dutch songstress doesn’t fail to impress as her album is nothing short of a sonic masterpiece.

Listen and judge for yourself below:

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Anderson .Paak – “Come Down (Jahlil Beats Remix)” ft. Ty Dolla $ign & Schoolboy Q [Single]

Anderson .Paak drops another remix of his 2016 single “Come Down”, featuring Ty Dolla $ign and ScHoolboy Q, plus additional production by Jahlil Beats.

Listen below:

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aywy. – “Broken Promises” [EP]

Let’s ease out of the weekend with some smooth vibes:

Sidney’s Flow-Fi collective founder aywy dropped a new 8-track EP called “Broken Promises”.

The instrumental project samples Sade‘s 1985 classic album “Promises”.

Stream/download here:

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éspassiert – “S´i #001” EP [Compilation]

Hamburg producer collective éspassiert just released their first sampler, S´i #001.

The 7-track EP features prominent SoundCloud beatmakers Deffie, Mo Vibez and Evil Needle, as well as locals Saint One, Mezaric, RIVR and ioché.

Check out the sample-heavy instrumental project below:

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Frank Ocean – “Biking” ft. Jay-Z & Tyler, The Creator [Single]

Frank Ocean surprised fans by premiering his new single, “Biking” featuring none other than Jay Z and Tyler, The Creator, on his latest blonded RADIO episode.

Listen to the song below:

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Amir Obè – “None Of The Clocks Work” [EP]

Def Jam‘s latest signee Amir Obe drops his new EP called “None Of The Clocks Work”.

The Detroit-born, Brooklyn-living rapper/singer/songwriter, with close ties to Drake‘s OVO camp, has decided to go for dolo on this one, so it’s only right that the entire EP is produced by his go-to producer NYLZ.

Listen to the 7-track project below:

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Smino – “Anita” [Video] / “blkswn” [Album]

Meet Smino.
The St. Louis native has just released his new video for “Anita”, the first visual from his debut album “blkswn”.

Don’t be suprised if Smino kinda reminds you of a certain Grammy-winning Chicago artist as he recorded in the same Chicago studio where Chance The Rapper created “Acid Rap” and even worked with some of Chance‘s production team.

Check out both, video and album (mostly produced by Soulection‘s Monte Booker as well as Sango, Phoelix, THEMpeople, J. Bird, and J. Robb) here:

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Mayer Hawthorne & Jake One – “2nd Time Around” [Video] / “Tuxedo II” [Album]

Funk up your day with some new Tuxedo! Singer/musician/DJ Mayer Hawthorne and super-producer Jake One return with a visual for the single “2nd Time Around”, filmed at the legendary Pinball Hall of Fame in Las Vegas.

Stream the video and get even funkier with Tux‘ new album, “Tuxedo II”, below:

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