NEW TRACK: Sango – BB Don’t Cry (It’s Gon’ Be Ok)

It’s hard to go wrong when you combine the music of Justin Timberlake and Aaliyah. That’s what Michigan producer Sango does in his latest. release BB Don’t Cry (It’s Gon’ Be Ok). Listen to the Cry Me A River & One In A Million-sampling record below:

BEATS OF THE WEEK #9: Losco, Stwo, StarRo, AbJo, Roman$e, MR•CAR/\\ACK

It’s been away for a couple weeks but it’s 2014 and Beats of the Week is back.

Belgian beatsmiths Losco bring in the new year with their latest release XXXX. The EP features 4 hard hitting beats including the heavy title track XXXX, the bassy Proteïn and the synth-filled Shake. Stream the project at their Soundcloud (below) and hit up Bandcamp to purchase

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Keep on reading to hear music from Stwo, StarRo, AbJo, Roman$e and MR•CAR/\\ACK

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BEST OF 2013: MIXTAPES & EPs

Mixtapes have become a huge factor in the success of upcoming hip-hop artists careers in recent years and loads have dropped over the last 12 months.  It’s been a year full of standout mixtape releases, most of them even good enough to be albums. See what we thought were the best mixtapes and EPs of 2013 after the jump.

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Stay tuned for the Best Albums of 2013 dropping tomorrow!

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STREAM: Iman Omari – Vibe Tape +​+​+ (2) [Instrumental LP]

Christmas has come early for Iman Omari fans as the producer drops his latest instrumental EP, Vibe Tape +​+​+ (2), early. After performing in his debut London show, Omari was feeling festive and released the project a week early. Stream the tape below and head to Bandcamp to purchase it.

NEW TRACK: Drake – Come Thru (James Blake remix)

Out of nowhere, James Blake gifts fans with his take on Drake’s NWTS bonus track Come Thru. The multi-talented UK artist revamps the Noah “40” Shebib soundbed and gives the track a darker, more electronic edge. Seems like Blake can’t do anything wrong. Give the remix a listen below.

NEW TRACK: Joey Bada$$ – My Yout Remix (ft. Maverick Sabre)

After performing together in London, Joey Bada$$ recruits UK’s Maverick Sabre for the official remix to My Yout. Bada$$’s mixtape Summer Knights is being re-released as an EP with two new tracks, look out for that October 29th.

VIDEO: Miguel – Art Dealer Chic [documentary series]

Adorn singer Miguel has taken to YouTube to release a series of videos, labelled ADC, following him on his world tour and giving fans a taste of what goes down. Check out the video documenting his performance in London and visit the channel to see the other tour highlights.