Dutty yeah! Jamaican music continues to find itself in every nook and cranny of this Earth! While Popcaan enjoyed play time on the 2K16 edition, Recording Artist Sean Paul joins the line up for the Soundtrack for NBA 2K18! Featuring his 2016 “No Lie” collaboration with UK Artist Dua Lipa, players can rock to the soundtrack which also adds old school Hip Hop, Rock, and some of the more recent hit songs out there. “No Lie” was released last November on Island Records, and has since been certified Gold in the UK, Platinum in France, and has peaked to #2 in Hungary and the Czech Republic music charts. NBA 2K18 hits stores in September but you can hear the full soundtrack now on Spotify, and watch the video for the single below.
During his recent travels, the “Unruly Boss” Popcaan stopped by the Noisey offices to be a part of the “The People Vs” series. Here, Popcaan reads comments off Youtube for his 2015 Music Video for “Love Yuh Bad“. From the good to weird, Popcaan handles as many comments as he can from viewers worldwide. “Love Yuh Bad” was featured on Popcaan’s debut album, “Where We Come From“, and was sampled on Drake’s “Views” album. For those in the UK, you can catch Poppy performing alongside Stefflon Don, and D Double E. Popcaan is also busy working on new music, and maybe a follow up to his debut album. Check out the video below.
Your favourite British Alternative Rock Virtual Band is back! The Gorillaz recently announced a new album in 6 years, and even premiered 4 new songs to boot. One of the tracks premiered is called “Saturnz Barz”, and features the “Unruly Boss”, Popcaan! Accompanied by a 6 minute VR Short Film, Popcaan displayed his Dancehall “Barz” over the Gorillaz’s haunting Production while the Band makes a visit to a “Spirit House”. Score another one for Popcaan as he is taking advantage of all the International collaborations coming his way. What will he surprise us with next? Gorillaz’s new album, “Humanz” will hit stores on April 28. Check out the video below!
Recording Artist Alexx A-Game has been pretty busy in recent times, but he had his moments where he surprises us with new music. Recently, he teamed up with Manchester, UK based DJ/Production Collective Swing Ting and it resulted in a remix to his very popular single, “A-Game Everyday“. A song that has been an anthem for the Blog and our affiliate Blaze 876 Radio, Swing Ting took A-Game’s vocals and brought their unique sound which was provided by members DJ Platt and DJ Samrai, and lifted the track up on another level! If you love the original, you’ll definitely love the remix! Check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
Fast rising UK based Recording Artist Reson8, formerly known as Young Flex PHD, is known for hit singles such a “Ramp Rough”, “Top Shelf” ft. Savage, and “Nuh Brakes”. Recently he released his latest single titled, “Time Of My Life” and is gaining traction and has received favourable feedback since premiering it on Sun City 104.9 FM and Zip 103 FM. “Time Of My Life” is produced by Mr. Wellington of True Blue Family Records on the “Black Rum Riddim”. The Artist states that his single is a relatable one as his lyrics speak on having the time of his life, and no one can detract him from it.
The single is distributed by Vpal Music and will be released soon on all digital platforms for streaming and purchase. Reson8 is currently preparing for an extensive campaign which will be launched in all Media outlets.
Don Andre has been on fire as of late. Ever since his “Tom Cruise” hit, there was no sign of slowing down for him. Recently he tackled the popular track, “Ooouuu” which was done by Brooklyn Rapper Young M.A., and today premiered a video for it! Shot by Twin City TV, Don Andre takes it to the Studio and drops bars in his signature British accent. Joined by Team Don Andre, ladies, liquor, and some Giuseppe Zanotti Sneakers, Don is ensuring you see that he has no time for petty matters. Ooouuu! Check out the video below and share your thoughts in the comments section.