wokeuplikethis* – Playboi Carti

Playboi Carti’s album is good. Really good. So good that people were comparing to Kendrick’s DAMN. Those people are wrong, but that doesn’t take away from the product Carti has put out. Feels like a redemption on Uzi’s behalf after his verse on Bad and Boujee (I considered the song over right before his verse …

Rockabye Baby – Joey Bada$$

After this album all I’m expecting from Joey is the next season of Mr. Robot. He surely delivered with this album and this song solidifies it. Q sets the finishing Midas touch to this song.

Despacito – Justin Bieber, Daddy Yankee, & Luis Fonsi

Love when Latin music transcends into international waters. Daddy Yankee is a Latin hip-hop artist and┬áJustin Bieber probably needs no introduction. The song is incredibly catchy and has great rhythm even if you can’t understand the lyrics. Or if you took Spanish in high school, listen to it despacito.

Nights – Frank Ocean

Was about to say Frank Ocean was the best artist to come out of Odd Future but then I thought about Earl and Tyler and had second doubts. Maybe it’s not as clear cut who my favorite is from those three. Can’t believe Apple classifies this work from Frank Ocean as pop… I would say …

DNA – Kendrick Lamar [Video]

DAMN. From the visuals to the lyrical content it’s complicated to fully grasp everything that is happening. Start with the lyrics first then watch the video to fully understand the messages synchronized with audio and video. Needless to say, the song is an absolute b a n g e r.