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Thelonious Martin - Wünderkid (Album)

Thelonious Martin – Wünderkid (Album)

One of the brightest stars on Chicago’s producer scene is, without question, Thelonious Martin. Previous credits for Thelo include collaborations with everyone from Savemoney and Vic Mensa to Action Bronson, but today, we get his masterpiece Wünderkid. Featuring huge names like Ab-Soul, Mac Miller, and Curren$y, along with unsung heroes like Michael Christmas and Joey Purp, you can expect pretty much...
Photos: Ab-Soul's These Days Tour in Urbana 9/25

Photos: Ab-Soul’s These Days Tour in Urbana 9/25

Last Thursday, Urbana locals and UIUC students were treated to the biggest hip-hop show so far this semester. As part of his These Days Tour, TDE representative Ab-Soul made his way down to central Illinois with Dreamville’s Bas and Atlanta rap duo EarthGang. As with any exciting tour that hits the area, UPC was in the building to witness and...
Contest: Win Tickets to Ab-Soul in Urbana, IL on 9/25

Contest: Win Tickets to Ab-Soul in Urbana, IL on 9/25

Ab-Soul‘s These Days Tour will touch down in Urbana, IL on Thursday, September 25th for a show at The Canopy Club. The Black Lip Pastor’s 2012 mixtape Control System was critically acclaimed, and his debut album These Days…, which dropped in June, received positive reactions from critics and fans alike. This 18+ event starts at 9 pm (8 pm doors) and will...
Ab-Soul - World Runners ft. Lupe Fiasco & Nikki Jean

Ab-Soul – World Runners ft. Lupe Fiasco & Nikki Jean

If you’re as big of a Lupe Fiasco-head as I am, you’ll instantly see Lu’s name paired with Nikki Jean and assume “Hip-Hop Saved My Life,” arguably one of the best tracks on Lupe’s The Cool. When I went into listening to this track from TDE’s Ab-Soul, I was immensely curious in how his style would...
Ab-Soul - Hunnid Stax ft. ScHoolboy Q

Ab-Soul – Hunnid Stax ft. ScHoolboy Q

Ab-Soul drops another song from his forthcoming album These Days…, which is set to release on June 24th. Featuring a verse from fellow TDE member ScHoolboy Q, additional vocals from Mac Miller, and terrific production from Kenny Beats, this track is a must-listen. Stream below thanks to TDE’s SoundCloud below and support Soulo by copping...
Ab-Soul - Stigmata ft. Action Bronson & Asaad

Ab-Soul – Stigmata ft. Action Bronson & Asaad

Ab-Soul, Action Bronson, and Asaad connect for “Stigmata.” Soulo’s album These Days is set to drop on June 3rd. ‘Til then, vibe out to this song, produced by Los Angeles-based Rahki, below.
Smoke DZA - Hearses ft. Ab-Soul

Smoke DZA – Hearses ft. Ab-Soul

Smoke DZA unleashes another track from his forthcoming project Dream.ZONE.Achieve, this time with help from TDE‘s Ab-Soul. This record is plain raw. Download/stream “Hearses,” produced by DJ Dahi (responsible for Kendrick Lamar‘s “Money Trees”) below from AudioMack and be sure to cop DZA’s new album when it drops on April 1st. If “City Of Dreams” and...
Lupe Fiasco - Thorns & Horns ft. Ab-Soul

Lupe Fiasco – Thorns & Horns ft. Ab-Soul

Back in December, fellow UPC team member Boswell wrote a very thoughtful think piece on the fiasco (no pun intended) that’s occurring with the career of Chicago’s own Lupe Fiasco. Boswell recalled pivotal moments in Lupe’s hip-hop passage, from “Kick, Push,” to the more recent negative attention he’s drawn (most famously for getting kicked out of the President’s Inaugural...
Common - Made In Black America ft. Ab-Soul (Prod. No I.D.)

Common – Made In Black America ft. Ab-Soul (Prod. No I.D.)

Common caught our attention earlier this year when he announced that his eleventh studio album Nobody Smiling will be produced by No I.D. Within the next twenty-four hours we heard the first track titled “War,” further building the excitement for more music from the Chi-city legend. Now, collaborating with T.D.E.’s Ab-Soul, another track surfaced titled “Made In...
Black Hippy - U.O.E.N.O. Remix

Black Hippy – U.O.E.N.O. Remix

Kendrick Lamar and the rest of Black Hippy collective released their own “U.O.E.N.O.” remix to kick off the good kid m.A.A.d city world tour. The song features impressive verses from the whole crew with a particularly noteworthy verse from Jay Rock. The tour launched with a show in Las Vegas and will travel to 15 countries...
Sir Michael Rocks - In A Minute ft. Da$h & Ab-Soul (Prod. by Larry Fisherman)

Sir Michael Rocks – In A Minute ft. Da$h & Ab-Soul (Prod. by Larry Fisherman)

It’s looking like Sir Michael Rocks is going to drop a free mixtape called While You Wait for the fans before his debut album Banco hits the stores. Here’s the first drop from that tape titled “In A Minute” which is produced by Larry Fisherman and features from Ab-Soul and Da$h, both who have been impressive on Mac...
Chance The Rapper - Smoke Again ft. Ab-Soul (Video)

Chance The Rapper – Smoke Again ft. Ab-Soul (Video)

If you’re not excited for Acid Rap and the future of Chicago hip-hop, then there’s nothing I can really do for you at this point. Chance The Rapper is about to take over the world and we are all about to witness it. Ok…maybe I’m jumping to conclusions a little fast, but it’s remarkable to...