In a matter of 48 hours, Kanye West splurged his fans with two new songs (” New Slaves ” and ” Black Skinhead “), an album title (
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Nine Inch Nails , Bassnectar, Pretty Lights and Neutral Milk Hotel are among the acts to helm Mountain Oasis Festival in Asheville, NC, later this year. More news: Nine Inch Nails All the latest music and artist coverage from SoundSpike
N.O.R.E. drops his sixth album Student of the Game on April 16. Listen to snippets from each of the LP’s 19 tracks below. [via 2DopeBoyz ]
Yasiin Bey, the rapper formerly known as Mos Def, returns with a new tribal pop tune dubbed “Black Jesus” — not to be confused with the Game’s track of the same name. The Black Star rapper is joined by Mannie Fresh from NOLA on the hallelujah-f riendly track, where Bey from BK pinpoints to the Bible’s Matthew 6:33. (“But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousnes s, and all these things will be added to you.”) Spin the track from the duo’s collaborativ e project OMFGODBKNOLA below.
TDE’s Ab-Soul hooks up with Young Money’s Short Dawg for this Mac Miller produced track. The two of them tag team the beat nicely but Short Dawg’s no substitute for either of Soul’s Black Hippy counterparts . Mac released the song via Twitter and Soundcloud yesterday under the moniker Larry Fisherman. Worthwhile listen from the next class of hip hop stars