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
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
“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
“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
How I imagine Whitney Houston would react if she found out someone was sampling her hit song, “I Wanna Dance with Somebody”:
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
“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 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
I’m calling it – THE MONTH IS OVER. If anyone releases new music after today, it will only count toward 2015. Ladies and gentlemen, the best of TinaCast for November & December 2014!
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