It has been awhile since we heard anything new from J. Cole, and to tide over his fans he just let loose a 5 track free release. Truly Yours EP features some great songs that didn’t make the cut for his upcoming album which he says is his best work yet. Despite not being on the album, they are still just as great, and way better then most the free tracks artists rappers put out. As he says “Vibe out to these songs in their raw form, no polish.. just a lot of my soul”. His wordplay and lyricism is incredible as expected. If these are the songs that didn’t make the cut, I can’t wait to here the album, which Cole said we will get to here the first single from later this week! Enjoy.
J. Cole – Truly Yours | Download EP
J. Cole - Can I Holla At Ya
J. Cole - Crunch Time
J. Cole - Rise Above
J. Cole - Tears For ODB
J. Cole – Stay (2009)
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We first posted The Underachievers with their definitive single “Herb Shuttles” and have just followed it up with another smoke induced video for “The Mahdi”. The lyricism and overall flow of this duo is insane, paired over a dope beat and it’s a chilled out hit. It shows the New York group on the other side of the country. This is a off the groups’ upcoming mixtape Idigoism coming out February 1st. Enjoy!
The Underachievers – The Mahdi | Available February 1st
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Check out the previous single with free download “Herb Shuttles”
Here’s a talented face we have featured enough of on TSIS, Action Bronson. Here is the latest mixtape from Queens based rapper, Rare Chandliers. This 13 track project features so many solid songs it could be an album. He captures a old school raw hip-hop vibe with a new school twist that I can’t get enough of. The whole project was produced by the legendary hip-hop producer Alchemist and he delivers nothing but smooth, insanely dope productions. We tried to pick out a few of our favorites, but it was so hard. Download the whole project, write below what your favorite track is. Enjoy!
Action Bronson & Alchemist – Rare Chandeliers (Mixtape) | Direct Download
Action Bronson - Bitch I Deserve You feat Evidence (Produced by Alchemist)
Action Bronson – The Symbol (Produced by Alchemist)
Action Bronson – Demolition Man feat Schoolboy Q (Produced by Alchemist)
Action Bronson - Sylvester Lundgren feat Meyhem Lauren & Ag Da Coroner (Produced by Alchemist)
Kid Cudi has been working on his latest full length album Indicud which is slated for a release this fall. We get this first sample, “King Wizard”, a track produced by Cudi himself. It’s an incredibly mellow chilled out vibe to it. Is this the new direction from Cudi? What do you think? Enjoy!
Kid Cudi – King Wizard (Produced by Kid Cudi) | Download
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My story has changed quite a lot since moving to Boulder, Colorado and starting Thissongissick back in 2010. My name is Nick Guarino and this is Thissongissick.com. We've grown a lot since, but the original goal has always stayed the same: making it easier for you to discover sick new music that you've never heard before. In high school I would make mix cd's for my friends to show them all the new music I was discovering. Now, through TSIS, we work with musicians and record labels from all over the world to showcase a variety of the freshest electronic, hip-hop, indie, and alternative music to a global following that is comprised of millions of music lovers in over 110 countries - every single month. So, make yourself at home while enjoying countless amazing musicians from a variety of genres and let the sick sounds fill your ears! - Nick