He was mentioned in our “15 Artists To Watch Out For In Summer 2017” post, but today Khxos unleashes his long awaited debut Album, “Dopamine (Now On iTunes)“! Featuring 13 tracks with production from the likes of Class One Music, One Time Music, LMR Productions, and an appearance from Recording Artists Chevaughn and Chargii, “Dopamine” promises to take you on a higher level, intensify emotions, and have the urge to keep the music on repeat! The project is available on all online Digital Music platforms including Apple Music and Tidal, but for a limited time it’s available for streaming on Soundcloud. Get familiar below!
Releasing another single off his debut, “The Initiative” is Rapper Slim I.D. Titled “Black Supremacy” and produced by Javi, Slim speaks on his dreams to achieve plenty as a black man, reflecting on what black people went through, and his ambitions to be “Black and Rich“. Slim I.D. has been bringing his product to the world and you can own a piece of it by purchasing “The Initiative” off iTunes, Amazon, Google Music, and keeping the project on repeat on Spotify and Tidal. Check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
To start the year off right, Reggae star Protoje will be releasing the follow up to his very successful debut album. Titled “The 8 Year Affair“, it will feature production from Don Corleone and guests include Romaine Virgo, Toi, Chris Watts and Tessanne Chin. Check out the tracklist below.
Protoje – The 8 Year Affair
01. The 8 Year Affair
02. I & I
03. Kingston Be Wise
04. Hold You Now
05. Someone Like You feat. Tessanne Chin
While there was word of Lady Gaga agreeing to a collaboration on Kendrick Lamar’s “good kid m.A.A.d. city” album, creative differences got into the way and Gaga never made it on the album. Nonetheless Gaga managed to leak her version of track #2 along with a video. Not an official video but from the looks of it this is footage from Gaga’s touring. Pretty cool, check out the video below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
In a music industry where the best Dancehall artiste of the last and current decades is locked away from the world and artistes are either attempting to win fans over with a new sound or copy from what sells, there’s one Jamaican rapper that aims to prove to the world that his brand of Hip Hop music is worth many replays. Five Steez is currently the best Jamaican hip hop artiste that you’ve never heard of…until now. Armed with lyrics that promotes consciousness and paints pictures of his surroundings and experiences he has faced, he doesn’t sell you bad man dreams and demon wishes but instead gives you that raw rap.
War For Peace is almost here! Five Steez aims to put Jamaican Hip Hop on the map with his debut offering. With Damien and Inztinkz handling most of the production and features from Kabaka, Nomad Carlos and Shaq The MC, this promises to be a hit. Check out the tracklisting above and more info below…