As we dive into June, hip-hop continues to quench our thirst for new music. This week, one of the most-streamed artists of all time releases a new album, a talented Houston rap crooner releases his debut album, a Kenyan-born newcomer surprises us with a new mixtape and more.
After the pandemic thwarted his plans to release an album sometime in 2020, Post Malone has finally released his fourth studio album. Twelve carat toothache. Since announcing the album’s release in late April, Posty has been promoting Twelve carat toothache everywhere on his social networks and various other media platforms, including a performance on Saturday night live alongside Roddy Richch.
Led by two previously released singles, “One Right Now” with The Weeknd and “Cooped Up” with the aforementioned Roddy Ricch, the 14-track LP sees guest appearances from the likes of Doja Cat, Gunna and The Kid Laroi. With the release of Twelve carat toothachethe father-to-be wants to continue capitalizing on the commercial success of his previous releases, particularly 2018 Beer Bongs & Bentleys and 2019 Hollywood bleeding.
After widespread acclaim for his contributions to The Carters’ Everything is love and Kanye West’s dondaVory hits us with his long-awaited debut album, Lost souls. The 24-year-old multi-hyphenated artist began releasing the album in fall 2021, sharing various working versions of the Lost souls Tracklist ultimately revealing the full list of songs released on March 29th.
Accompanied by a stunning visual teaser promoting the LP, the finaleLost soulsThe track listing features 17 tracks, including two previously released singles, “Do Not Disturb” featuring Yung Bleu and “Daylight” featuring Ye. Other guest appearances on the album include Fresco Trey, Landstrip Chip and Beam.
After receiving heavy co-signs from hip-hop greats like Kanye West, Drake and Fivio Foreign, rising star KayCyy releases his new mixtape.To get used to something , after last month’s project was postponed. Since he began teasing in early May that a new project was on the way, the Kenyan-born artist has been promoting the release ofGOODthrough clever tweets and artistic visuals.
Hinting that he’s ready to manifest his own musical destiny with the new mixtape, KayCyy posted the project’s nine-song tracklist on May 28 on Instagram. Coach. @__bu tricked me,” referring to Bu Thiam, the CEO of KayCyy’s record label BuVision.GOODGuest appearances include artists such as 070 Shake, Daniel Caesar, Annahstasia and Lancey Fouxx. The band’s lead single is “Borrow,” which was released on May 6, along with an official music video for the track.
Check out all of this week’s new projects below, including other new releases from CyHi, 070 Shake, Big Moochie Grape, MC Ren and more.