All posts tagged "rap"

  • Hip-Hop
    Skizzy Mars – Sirens

    This is a dope track that Ben put me onto last night from 18 year old Manhattan MC Skizzy Mars. Skizzy in my opinion sounds like a mix between Mac Miller and Kanye West, which is ironic because the MC cites Yeezy as one of his influences, along with Beirut, The Killers...

  • Hip-Hop
    Kendrick Lamar – Cartoon & Cereal (feat. Gunplay)

    Kendrick Lamar drops off an almost 7 minute long banger featuring Maybach Music Group artist Gunplay. I was kinda sketched out about this collaboration myself, but once I heard it, I knew that this was something everyone needed to hear. Kendrick Lamar has been making a lot of noise as of late,...

  • Hip-Hop
    Chip Tha Ripper – Out Here (Produced by Lex Luger)

    You’ve most likely heard Chip Tha Ripper’s rhymes on Kid Cudi’s debut and sophomore albums. Proving that he’s his own artist, he’s released mixtape after mixtape with nationwide acclaim. This one has been out for a little while, but being the new hip hop author, I wanted to catch everyone up on...

  • Hip-Hop
    Danny Brown – Stay Gold (araabMUZIK Remix)

    Originally a song by English rock duo, The Big Pink, that was remixed by one of the hottest producers out, araabMUZIK. Welp, Danny Brown, a 30 year old MC from Detroit, currently signed to the Brooklyn based indie label, Fools Gold Records, heard that remix and decided to add some of his...

  • Hip-Hop
    Schoolboy Q – Hands On The Wheel (feat. A$AP Rocky)

    What’s going on music lovers, my name is Martin, the newest member of the ThisSongSlaps team. I’m a native New Yorker that got tired of the hustle and bustle so I packed up and moved to San Diego in 2007, I met Ben briefly at a house party through a mutual friend...

  • Hip-Hop
    X.O. – Fire In My Shades (Official Music Video) + Check Please Vol. 1 Mixtape: Kickback Hip Hop

    X.O. – Fire In My Shades (Official Music Video) X.O., a friend of mine from San Diego State, released his debut hip hop mixtape called Check Please Volume 1 about two months ago. Since then, the skillfully crafted mixtape has received tons of attention which has in turn boosted X.O.’s hip hop...

  • Hip-Hop
    Starting Six Ft. Do Proper YMTK – Dale Shake: SICK Feel-Good Hip Hop

    Coming out of the East Bay Area of California, Starting Six began their music career 2 years ago with the Youtube viral hit ‘Thirsty.’ They used the momentum from the success of ‘Thirsty,’ to expand their fan base and continued to create party music which people love. All six members are all...

  • Future Funk
    Happy 420 From ThisSongSlaps.com: Music For Your Holiday Festivities

    Being that it’s a national holiday, 420, I thought I’d throw together a post in the holiday spirit for your listening pleasures. A couple artists dropped some tracks today just for 420 including Mac Miller, Mochipet, and Boogz Boogetz. Mochipet threw together a SICK 420 mashup combining hip hop, dubstep, electro, and...

  • Electronic
    Pharrell + Daft Punk – The Game Has Changed: Head Bobbin’ Electronic Hip Hop

    The last time Pharrell & N.E.R.D. collaborated with Daft Punk to produce ‘Hypnotize U,’ I posted Nero’s dubstep remix which has been a popular song for the past couple months. This time, Pharrell is back at it with a new hip hop track rapping over one of Daft Punk’s songs featured on...

  • Future Funk
    Lupe Fiasco Ft. MDMA – I Don’t Wanna Care Right Now: Head Bangin’ Hip Hop

    Lupe Fiasco is back on top of the charts with another hit off his album Lasers called ‘I Don’t Wanna Care Right Now’ featuring MDMA. Ever since he released his first single ‘The Show Goes On’ back in October, he started to build a ton of hype and anticipation around the release...