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Top 25 Hip-Hop/R&B Projects of 2015

Top 25 Hip-Hop/R&B Projects of 2015

Happy Holidays from UPC. One year ago, we predicted 2015 would be a major year for the music world. But I don’t think any of us expected the sheer amount of quality albums and mixtapes that came to fruition. Drake and Kanye West failed to deliver their studio albums, but even that didn’t matter. Future...
What’s In The Tapedeck: May Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: May Edition

Obviously we love sharing what we’re listening to with you guys, so our What’s In The Tapedeck column on the sidebar is something we try to update regularly for ya. Realizing that it often goes overlooked (yeah, you gotta scroll a bit to get there), we’ve decided to start incorporating a post each time we...
Towkio - .Wav Theory (Mixtape)

Towkio – .Wav Theory (Mixtape)

Anyone who’s been following the Savemoney crew already knew Towkio was up next. He’s been in the lab for quite a while working on .Wav Theory, and after crafting the project for almost two years, today we finally get to see the finished product. Executive produced by Towkio and The Social Experiment, .Wav Theory features...
Towkio - Free Your Mind (Video)

Towkio – Free Your Mind (Video)

I’ll be the first to admit – autotune is one of the strangest trends to reach prevalence in popular music, but there are certain times where it just fits. Today, Savemoney associate Towkio brings us “Free Your Mind,” a prime example of exactly that. The visual was directed by Chicago director Peter Campbell, and boasts some of...
Towkio - Hotchips N Chopsticks EP

Towkio – Hotchips N Chopsticks EP

Savemoney’s Towkio has just dropped his brand new EP entitled Hotchips N Chopsticks. The four-track project was produced entirely by A Billion Young and features Leather Corduroys for their banger, “Sh!t”. It’s also worth noting that the cover art is nothing short of genius. Check out the EP below and be on the look out for .WAV...
Towkio - Sh!t 2.0 ft. Leather Corduroys (Video)

Towkio – Sh!t 2.0 ft. Leather Corduroys (Video)

As the world awaits .WAV Theory, Towkio (formerly known as Tokyo Shawn) releases a new visual for the track “Sh!t 2.0,” which features the very talented duo Leather Corduroys, comprised of Savemoney’s Joey Purp and Kami de Chukwu.  The A Billion Young-produced track will be featured on Towkio’s upcoming Hot Chips N Chop Stix EP. Check out the...