French Montana ft. Jeremih – Bad Bitch

February 10th, 2015 | Hip-Hop
French Montana ft. Jeremih - Bad Bitch

  French Montana’s latest release, “Bad Bitch” is off his latest mixtape, Mac & Cheese: The Appetizer, his full length album, Mac & Cheese: The Album is scheduled to be released sometime this year.   Look, I don’t know what to say. French’s lyrical skills are lacking, and at times the song’s beat seems overproduced,… Read more

Ob Obrien ft. Drake & P Reign – Schemin’ Up

February 3rd, 2015 | Hip-Hop
Ob Obrien ft. Drake & P Reign - Schemin' Up

  Towards the end of 2014, Ob Obrien shared a new track on the October’s Very Own blog featuring his OVO labelmates Drake and P Reign. Now word yet on whether this Boi-1da and Noah “40″ Shebib-produced single is from OB’s upcoming debut album or not.   On “Schemin’ Up,” Drake reveals more about what it… Read more

Flo Rida ft. Sage The Gemini & Lookas – GDFR

January 26th, 2015 | Hip-Hop
Flo Rida ft. Sage The Gemini & Lookas - GDFR

  “GDFR” is Flo Rida’s latest single from his upcoming fifth studio album The Perfect 10. The single features a verse from Sage the Gemini and production by Miami-based trap producer Lookas. The track is also currently being used for ESPN’s coverage of the NBA.   Sage The Gemini starts off the second verse with “And they already know… Read more

Ellie Goulding – Love Me Like You Do

January 22nd, 2015 | Pop
Ellie Goulding - Love Me Like You Do

  “Love Me Like You Do” is the second song, (after The Weeknd’s “Earned It,”) released from the soundtrack to the upcoming movie Fifty Shades of Grey.   True to the spirit of the movie/book, all of the lyrics in the song are also names of sex positions. What? Don’t tell me you’ve never heard… Read more

Chris Brown ft. Tyga – Ayo

January 21st, 2015 | Hip-Hop
Chris Brown ft. Tyga - Ayo

  Chris Brown and Tyga have released “Ayo” from their upcoming Fan Of A Fan 2 album. The new single was produced by Nic Nac (of “Loyal” fame) and is about the two of them riding around town hollering at chicks. Never one for modesty, C-Breezy reminds us of his elite social status by describing to himself… Read more

Fifth Harmony ft. Kid Ink – Worth It

January 21st, 2015 | Hip-Hop
Fifth Harmony ft. Kid Ink - Worth It

  “Worth It” featuring Kid Ink is Fifth Harmony’s latest single off their upcoming Reflection album.  The ladies sing over a trendy saxophone-beat, “Give it to me I’m worth it, Baby I’m worth it.”   Fifth Harmony gets me. I am worth it:     No shortage of self-esteem here!    

The-Dream ft. T.I. & Trev Rich – That’s My Shit

January 6th, 2015 | Hip-Hop
The-Dream ft. T.I. & Trev Rich - That's My Shit

  The-Dream kicks off the new year with a new single, “That’s My Shit.” The track features verses from from T.I. & Trev Rich and will be off his upcoming Crown/Jewel album.   This song is The-Dream’s third single with the word “shit” in the title, which seems like an excessive amount of shit-titled singles… Read more

Nicki Minaj ft. Drake & Lil Wayne – Truffle Butter

December 17th, 2014 | Hip-Hop
Nicki Minaj ft. Drake & Lil Wayne - Truffle Butter

  One of the best songs from Nicki Minaj’s new Pinkprint album is a bonus track featuring her Young Money label mates, Drake and Lil Wayne. “Truffle Butter” is a song about enjoying the finer things in life, and features a beat that samples Maya Jane Coles’ club hit “What They Say“.   Drake starts… Read more