Carlos Serrano’s mashup of Sam Smith and Kanye West:
With all of the technology at everyone’s fingertips these days, mashups are often overlooked. It’s not that hard to do. However, it’s hard to make one this good. Carlos Serrano blends together Kanye’s “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” and Sam Smith’s “Tell Me I’m Not The Only One.” The final result is literally perfect. Listen for yourself below.
Action Bronson and J. Cole both announce albums coming soon:
J. Cole came out of nowhere this past week and announced that he’s releasing an album on December 9th. Forest Hills Drive 2014 will be the rapper’s third studio album. Following up the release of Born Sinner, Cole is looking to prove to critics that he has what it takes to produce a quality album.
Tracklist for Forest Hills Drive 2014:
Action Bronson also took to Twitter today to announce that his debut studio album Mr. Wonderful will be releasing in January 2015. Bronson has been working on this album for quite a while now, and, with a slew of very good mixtapes to his name, we’re expecting a lot from this debut. The album artwork and track listing should be out in the near future.
Riff Raff Ft. Snoop Dogg and Callie Buddz- “Yesterday”
Riff Raff dropped a brand new song with some nice features from the OG Snoop and Callie Buddz. This one has definitely been in the rotation this week. Check it out below.
OG Maco drops OG Maco mixtape:
OG Maco has the streets locked down. His latest offering, a mixtape by the same name, is hot. Look for him to blow up in 2015. Atlanta has been generating quite the buzz this year. Listen to OG Maco below.
A$AP Ferg’s Ferg Forever
Ferg decided to stick to his word and release his latest mixtape, Ferg Forever, on Black Friday. The whole tape is a banger and obviously it is worth the download. He even is able to get MIA on the “Let It Go Part 2” jam, so be sure to download this here on Datpiff.
Big Sean Tops Billboard With “IDFWU”
In the past week, Big Sean’s lead single from his upcoming, yet-to-be-named, album, “IDFWU” reached number one on Billboards Hip-Hop and R&B Charts. This is quite the feat, especially because the song is so explicit. Be sure to catch the video below, and keep an eye out on more information on his latest album, coming very soon.
Tayyib Ali Finally Releases “Keystone State Of Mind III”
After a few release date changes, along with time spent abroad, Tayyib Ali finally releases his latest mixtape, Keystone State Of Mind III. The tape spans 24 tracks and showcases both his laid back side and his more street influenced side of his music. Be sure to download here on Datpiff, and let us know what you think.
Chance The Rapper And His Band, The Social Experiment Release New Music
Chance, and his band, finally released new music this week off of the upcoming free album, Surf. Donnie Trumpet is the featured artist in “Sunday Candy” and Chance actually takes a backseat on this one. We are really excited to hear the finished product, which should be here soon. Check out the full track “Sunday Candy” below, and stay tuned for more info on Surf in the coming future.
Written by Jesse Wiles & Erik Lindberg