Dear YesGoodMusic, I’m afraid it’s been a little too long since we’ve had the pleasure of working together. I hope to be better about posting in the near future. With that being said, I’d like to direct your attention to this gem I found on SoundCloud. I usually write about indie/rock or punk here, but…
Asher Roth let loose a new track entitled “Fast Life” featuring Chicago rapper Vic Mensa. The mellow instrumental is produced by Blended Babies and complements Asher Roth’s message about not taking “time for granted, because it’s so precious,” as he stated in his Speakeasy. You can watch the video after the jump and stream the Vic Mensa featured track above.
Coldplay let loose a new single entitled “Midnight.” The Jon Hopkins production reminds me of Bon Iver given its mellow vibe and electronic influence. Coldplay released the new track along with its coinciding visual. The negative visual effect in music video adds to the overall slow and dark feeling of the track. You can view the official music video to Coldplay’s “Midnight” above.
Drake drops an edited music video for “Worst Behavior.” The original visual which was 10 minutes long, featured an intro and a skit. Enjoy the shorter version above.
Jon Bellion, recently known for co-writing the hook to the Rihanna featured Eminem smash single “The Monster,” is now back in the music scene with his latest album release. VMG’s own, Jon Bellion, dropped his highly anticipated sophomore project “The Separation.” The free album showcases the talented up-and-coming artist producing, rapping and singing. “The Separation”…
Childish Gambino dropped the official music video for his single “3005.” Because The Internet is out today on iTunes.
Avicii let loose the official visual to coincide with his popular Dan Tyminski backed single, “Hey Brother.” Watch the heartfelt music video above.
Eminem let loose the official visual to coincide with his MMLP 2 standout single, “Rap God.” The track, which was said to be completely rapped off the dome (via), features eclectic flows from the legendary rapper. It’s great to see Eminem conquer the verses in an intriguing music video. Watch the visual above and be sure to cop MMLP 2 today!
Hopsin is back with a new visual to coincide with his single, “Hop Is Back.” Hopsin goes at Kanye by trashing Yeezus and then goes on to diss King Kendrick in “Hop Is Back.” Purchase Hopsin’s new track below.
20 year old rapper, Topaz Jones, drops the official visual to coincide with his new single “Coping Mechanism.” He praises rap as a tool to deal with daily life struggles. The young rapper starts off the track by spitting
“Jotting down rhymes in my notepad
Mechanism to cope with a system that’s hopeless”
Thus portraying the harsh world that we live in today. His unique flow compliments his original production on “Coping Mechanism.”
The official music video is directed by Topaz Jones and co-directed by Simon Davis & Jason Sondock. The visual shows Topaz Jones among a violent tribe symbolizing strife in modern society. “Coping Mechanism” acts as Topaz Jones’s first single off of his forthcoming project, The Honeymoon Suite, due out in early 2014. Watch the video above and be sure to like Topaz Jones on facebook. Shout out to Keshav from Shav and Mentos for the submission.