Astroworld, Drake, and a major Record Deal that might surprise you…

After reports emerged last week that US rapper Travis Scott has locked himself away in Hawaii to finish his highly anticipated album Astroworld, he posted an interesting tweet that seemed to fly completely under the radar, but sure got us thinking.  On July 12th Scott tweeted: “HAPPPIEST ******* KID EVER. LETS ******* GETTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTT IT. !!!!!!!! ASTROWORLD”  […]

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SCOOP: Did Apple Music just leak the name of Kanye West and Travis Scott’s new track?

Earlier this week, Kanye West teased his new collaboration with Hip Hop trailblazers Travis Scott and Lil Uzi Vert, posting on Twitter: “Trav we gotta drop the track with me you and Uzi this week bro.” Travis retweeted it, saying that was the plan all along. Yet New Music Friday came and went with nothing, […]

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I’m.moral Lyrics Pt. 1

I wrote a piece earlier this year questioning how far music is about the lyrics and the concepts contained within a song, or whether it is more about the melodies and the audial agreeableness of a song. I concluded that it was about striking a balance, underlining that I personally like some songs because I […]

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Throwback: Kanye West’s 808s and Heartbreak – Icy laments that breathed warmth into Hip Hop

How do you write a love song? Undoubtedly, there needs to be a tenderness, as the artist opens up their heart to the listener, perhaps coupled with some shafts of darkness to emphasise the light that the relationship brings. And of course, where would we be without a healthy dose of romantic odes to the […]

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Sorry 4 the. wait…

So first of all, I want to apologise for my lack of activity on here over the past two months! It’s been a crazy eight weeks, and I just haven’t had the chance to put pen to paper (or rather, fingers to keyboard). Secondly, the reason I’ve been so busy is because I’ve been completing […]

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