Long Pinky — Beautiful Lou feat. Action Bronson & RiFF RAFF
The final song from Adult Swim’s 2013 singles program features Action Bronson and RiFF RAFF rapping over production by Beautiful Lou (Trilla – A$AP Rocky).
Set the Scene — P.R feat. Skyzoo & Substantial
Australian producer P.R releases his follow-up to last year’s Introspection EP with his new EP, Moment in Time. The Nujabes (R.I.P.) influenced producer leads it off with “Set the Scene;” hooking up again with frequent Nujabes collaborator, Substantial and underground veteran Skyzoo.
Virgin — Gucci Mane feat. Young Dolph & Young Thug
Fresh off his August release of World War 3, which featured three mixtapes: Lean, Gas, and Molly; Gucci Mane dropped yet another mixtape, Diary of a Trap God, earlier this month in the middle of a public meltdown on twitter. Young Dolph manages the best verse in what no one would confuse as a lyrical competition between Bricksquad rappers and Young Thug uses his distinct voice gracing us with a catchy hook and he closes out the track with his own, surprisingly tight verse.
Nothesame — Knxledge feat. Blu
L.A. producer Knxwledge teams up with Blu for the lo-fi and jazzy “Nothesame,” a track to be featured on Knxwledge’s EP Rap Jointz Vol.1
Band of the Hawk — Azizi Gibson
Brainfeeder features many talented weirdoes, much like its founder Flying Lotus. This eccentric is DMV rapper, Azizi Gibson who raps with aggression on the song named after the Mercenary group from the manga, Berserk. Production was done by Jonathan Lowell, who produced much of his June mixtape Ghost in the Shell.