Tag Archives: hip hop

44. Witch Prophet – The Golden Octave

Ayo Leilani really goes in on this album. For a debut, she touched on just about every genre she could and created an exciting and fun album full of funk, R&B and hip hop to go along with her moving … Continue reading

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36. Vince Staples – FM!

Vince has arguably the best Twitter on the app and his take on pop culture and society is cut throat but honest. His music is very similar. I don’t know if he will ever top “Summertime ‘06” but his earnest … Continue reading

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35. J.I.D. – DiCaprio 2

I had never heard of this guy until I saw him getting HYPED on Twitter the day this album dropped. It was a December release and normally I don’t make time for those as the year winds down, but I … Continue reading

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27. SahBabii – Squidtastic

A newer, just as intriguing version of Young Thug. This is a fun album and one I wish I was able to play at a party but alas I am too old to be going to house parties and taking … Continue reading

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25. SABA – CARE FOR ME

The best story teller of 2018, I found myself more than once getting caught by SABA’s intricate stories while at work and zoning out for minutes at a time, trying to figure out what was going to come next. Chicago … Continue reading

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20. Young Thug – On the Rvn / Slime Language

There is no conceivable way for me to ignore a Young Thug project. I don’t care how old I get or he gets, he was such a major part of my life a few years ago, I will make time … Continue reading

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18. Noname – Room 25

This was easily one of my most anticipated albums of 2018. Noname hit so hard in 2016 with “Telefone” and I knew she could come back even better with an official release. From the moment I heard her proclaim, “y’all … Continue reading

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