Kirk Knight – Black Noise [Beat Tape]

Pro Era’s Kirk Knight hits us with a new instrumental project called “Black Noise”. Stream the 11-track offering below.

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Khalid – Saved (Documentary) [Video]

Khalid’s life is about to change, for real. The 18-year-old R&B singer is set to drop his debut album American Teen on March 3 and The FADER was there to capture these last moments before the world receives his first, impressive musical statement. The album features tender and dazzling songs about love, like “Location,” which was released last May and has received a ton of attention. Khalid spent his life moving around the country with his mother, Linda Wolfe, a single mom and member of the U.S. Army chorus. He reveals in the documentary that she’s his most important musical inspiration and says he was always shy to show off his talents in front of her because of her incredibly strong gift. Those maternal gifts are on full display as Khalid steps in front of the mic to record “Shot Down,” an incredible ballad which will appear on American Teen. The singer found his true home and a place to belong in El Paso, Texas, where the family moved before his senior year of high school. In the documentary, we see Khalid head to a Friday night football game and a fast food parking lot with friends and family. “I

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Jonwayne – TED Talk [Audio]

Here’s a new cut from Jonwayne’s upcoming project “Rap Album Two”, due out 2/17. Pre-order the LP here and stream “TED Talk” below.

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Jidenna feat. Quavo – The Let Out [Audio]

Jidenna teams up with Quavo on “The Let Out”. Listen below.

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Young Dolph – Gelato [Mixtape]

Young Dolph shares his new mixtape, “Gelato”. The 11-track tape comes with features from Migos, Wiz Khalifa and Lil Boat. Take a listen below and cop a copy on iTunes, if you feeling it. **Update** I’ve added the music video for the tape’s title track after the break.

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Danny Brown Has An Orgasm Eating Spicy Wings [Video]

Detroit rapper Danny Brown is one of the most requested guests by Hot Ones fans. And guess what? You guys were onto something. The energetic MC is a hilarious, highly combustible match for the wings of death. In between painful fits of laughter, he manages to share some top-shelf anecdotes about the Gathering of the Juggalos, 50 Cent’s fashion tips, and his beloved cats.

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Wiki & Your Old Droog – What Happened To Fire? [EP]

New York artists Wiki and Your Old Droog surprise us with a new joint EP, titled “What Happened to Fire?”. The 5-track offering features collaborations from Black Milk, Statik Selektah, araabMUZIK, !llmind, El RTNC and Tony Seltzer. Stream or download below. Download: Wiki & Your Old Droog – What Happened To Fire?

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Kid Ink feat. 2 Chainz – Swish [Audio]

Kid Ink kicks off his 2017 with the 2 Chainz-assisted “Swish”. Hear it below.

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Dag Savage (Exile & Johaz) feat. Cashus King – What Makes A Muthaf*cka [Audio x Download]

After 2 mixtapes and a classic album, producer extraordinaire Exile and mic smith, Johaz drop a song from their upcoming 4th project (Volition) as DAG SAVAGE aka DAG SAV called “What Makes a Muthafucka”. Released via Exile’s Dirty Science label. This song shows what makes Johaz so damn fresh or rather what makes him a force to be reckoned with, along with a hard menacing production from Exile and fellow DS CREW mate Cashus King, who supports his crew with a hook and crazy acapella verse at the end. Stay tuned for whats to come from these cats, and be sure to catch them on the road if you are in Europe this February 2017.

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Goldyard feat. Scotty ATL – Naomi [Video]

This will live on ATL collective Goldyard’s upcoming “Fuck Culture 3” project.

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DJ Mustard feat. Ty Dolla $ign – Lil Baby [Video]

“Cold Summer” out now.

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