Daniel Son x Futurewave – Waffle Brunch (Video)

Daniel Son and Futurewave have killed it yet again with their recent album collaboration, Yenaldooshi.  This album is full of gems just like this.  Futurewave layers some mellow and boom bap for Daniel Son to put out something memorable with lines just like this.  He’s always in the pocket:

“Maybe you’ll get signed if you tag Conway a hundred times…”

“It’s a sad sight….the devil wouldn’t buy your soul for half price…”

“Gave your life to this shit…and then the shit forgot ya…”

Daniel Son x Futurewave – Poppy Resin (Feat. Al Divino) (Video)

Let me let you in on a secret…Daniel Son and Futurewave are the best combination doing it right now.  They hit on all cylinders when they chef up some new music.  Whether you listen to Pressure Cooker or Physics of Filth, you will recognize the high degree of talent and chemistry that exists.

Poppy Resin is just the tip of the iceberg off of their new album, Yenaldooshi, which I have listened to twice at the point with more listens to come.  There is a brilliant darkness here that needs to have a constant light shed on it.  Al Divino lends his grimy approach to this particular track and it is indeed flames.

BrownBagMoney x Da Cloth – Carnation Milk (Video)

This is a current Dream Team right here!  BrownBagMoney connects with Da Cloth over a Futurewave beat, and then the world just catches aflame.   That’s how hot this shit is!  Rigz, Saipher Soze, Daniel Son, and Mooch drop salvo after salvo of street lyricism that will have you yearning for more.   This is a combination that needs let’s say a 16 track opus.   A few posse cuts…each artist having their own track…all over some Futurewave production.   That has all the trappings of classic.

A guy can dream can’t he?

Hip Hop Dependency: Best Albums Of 2018

Well, here we are!   Our Top 10 albums from 2018.   I literally listened to hundreds of projects this year so giving you a top ten was no easy task considering not only the number of albums but also the quality.  And these lists are always prone to spark debate and conversation, but that’s part of the fun, isn’t it?  I simply wanted to shine a light on my favorite joints this year and in part give my definitive salute as a fan to these artists and their body of work.   Here we go…Enjoy!!

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Rasheed Chappell – Aiding & Abetting (ft. Daniel Son x Crimeapple) (Video)

Here’s a great track from Rasheed Chappell’s fantastic album, First Brick.   This track features another two artists that have been making big waves in 2018, Daniel Son and Crimeapple.  There is no stopping this lineup over the production from Kenny Dope.

You need First Brick in your life!

Physics Of Filth -Moonwalk (ft. Black Nazi) (Video)

Good lawd.   If you don’t own the new album from Physics Of Filth (Daniel Son x Asun Eastwood x Futurewave) stop reading this, and go pick it up now.   This is album is more necessary than any deal that you can cop on Black Friday.  Guaranteed to be one of the illest releases this year and this song Moonwalk featuring Black Nazi is just the tip of that frozen cold goodness.   Do not sleep on this one iota!   The bars are undeniable heat and what Futurewave is doing to these dirty rhythms is just unparalleled.   He’s been the crux of two of the best albums to drop this year.

Sleep not.   Fair warning.