Summer is officially here and while it has been getting warmer with new releases over the past few months, the heat is only getting more intense. This week, there’s new music from a Grammy-winning rapper, a Billboard chart-topper, and a former 2018 and XXL Student in the first year.
Tyler, The Creator is known for his wit and he leaned into his satirical pocket when he recently put up billboards in Los Angeles, London, Paris, Berlin, Stockholm, Sweden, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sydney, Australia, Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver brought the market with the words: “Call me if you get lost.” The massive boards point to his album title and a mysterious phone number. According to the cryptic clues, Tyler’s latest attempt Call me if you get lost, has come. Prior to the album’s arrival, the former Odd Future member dropped the project’s lead single, “Lumberjack”. The new album is Tyler, The Creator’s first album sinceIgorwhich earned him a Grammy for Best Rap Album in 2019.
Doja Cat also prefers with new music. The Californian’s new album, Planet Her, is now available on digital streaming platforms. First announced on June 9, the LP features appearances from Young Thug, JID, The Weeknd, SZA and Ariana Grande. The 14-track offering comes after a host of features Doja has delivered over the past few months, including Ariana’s “35 + 35” with Megan Thee Stallion, “Best Friend” alongside Saweetie and City Girls’ “Pussy Talk”. The first joint released from the album was “Need to Know,” which also came with an accompanying video.
South Florida ski mask The Slump God returns with its new mixtape after a decent hiatus.Sin city. Prior to the band’s arrival, Ski released an ominous black and white visual in which the bloody-faced rhymer enters a pub and replicates his favorite movie, which his latest project is named after. In an exclusive interview withXXL for the summer edition of the magazine, Ski Mask spoke about the inspiration forSin city. “Sin city is also one of my favorite films that I watched over and over as a kid, “he said.” I just like the aesthetics of the film. But what really got me into it was my dad was a rapper in Florida as a kid. His name was Sin City 954. And that’s exactly what really caught me. “The effort also includes productions by Ronny J, Kenny Beats, John Cunningham, Slice and Nuri. Ski Mask The Slump Gods last project,Stokeley, was canceled in 2018.
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