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What’s In The Tapedeck: April Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: April 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...
Young Thug - Digits

Young Thug – Digits

Young Thug is about to release his highly anticipated mixtape, Slime Season 3. Today, we get a track from called “Digits,” expected to appear on the aforementioned project. Zane Lowe went on his radio show to drop the new song, produced by London On Da Track. Listen below via Apple Music, and as always, drop a comment...
What’s In The Tapedeck: March Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: March 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...
Kanye West Performs on Saturday Night Live

Kanye West Performs on Saturday Night Live

Two days after Kanye West premiered Yeezy Season 3 and The Life of Pablo to a sold out Madison Square Garden, ‘Ye went on Saturday Night Live to perform two new songs, “Highlights” and “Ultralight Beam,” with a little help from his friends The Dream, Young Thug, Katie Price, Kirk Franklin and Chance The Rapper. Though it was Kanye’s night, Chance also came through and delivered a stellar verse....
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...
Young Thug - Slime Season 2 (Mixtape)

Young Thug – Slime Season 2 (Mixtape)

Slime Season 2 set Halloween off with a bang. On this project, Young Thug spits, scats, screeches, and sings his way across a wide range of booming, Atlanta-grown beats. With an all-star crew of producers including London on da Track, Metro Boomin, Goose, Wheezy, C4, Isaac Flame and more, this tape bumps. Listen below, and let us know...
What’s In The Tapedeck: October Edition

What’s In The Tapedeck: October 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...
Young Thug - Best Friend (Video)

Young Thug – Best Friend (Video)

Young Thug drops the Be El Be-directed video for “Best Friend,” a track from his brand new mixtape, Slime Season. Check out the visual above, and drop a comment to let us know what you think. In case you haven’t done so already, be sure to purchase your Young Thug tickets — Thugger Thugger will...
Young Thug Live at Canopy Club in Urbana, IL on 10/2

Young Thug Live at Canopy Club in Urbana, IL on 10/2

Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Jeffrey Williams represents one of the most interesting and hottest ATLiens in the rap game to date. Better known by his stage name Young Thug, the enigmatic rapper has taken the hip-hop world by storm, rapping in slur, scat, and overall drug-influenced form; draped in all the latest designer while...
Young Thug Live in Urbana, IL on 10/2

Young Thug Live in Urbana, IL on 10/2

UPDATE: This concert has been canceled due a chance in Young Thug’s schedule. Sorry for the inconvenience.  Yep, you are reading that correctly. With the upcoming release of his new album HY!£UN35 on the horizon, Young Thug and 300 Entertainment have announced his latest fall tour. The HY!£UN35 tour will be making it’s way throughout...
Young Thug - Pacifier

Young Thug – Pacifier

While controversy and drama shroud the space that Young Thug has occupied as of late, with multiple run-ins with the law, and a conspiracy of murder hanging over his head, it is easy to forget the musical genius that is Young Thugga Mane La Flare. Thankfully, the self-proclaimed stoner continues to drop reminders in the...
Young Thug - With That ft. MPA Duke (Video)

Young Thug – With That ft. MPA Duke (Video)

Premiering on Revolt TV tonight, Thugger dropped off some trippy visuals for his cut “With That” off the Barter 6, featuring MPA Duke. Young Thug silences any haters who question his street cred by mobbing out with his crew around what are presumably the streets of Atlanta. Directed by Be El Be, we are treated to...