When relationships die their memories continue to live. "I've been hanging out with ghosts, they seem to understand me the most..." producer/singer TRVLR croons on the chorus of his melancholy ballad 'Hanging Out With Ghosts'. TRVLR reunites with director Daniel Wilson for the scenic music video.
Scenes of the late great boxer Ali are juxtaposed with Orlando, FL rapper/singer Kim. The two shadowbox behind the monochromatic camera filter of Kim's music video, 'Ali'; a tribute to the title's namesake. One spars with his fists, the other with his words.
The Weeknd's album Beauty Behind The Madness has elevated the R&B singer to astronomical heights. 'Starboy' is the name of his upcoming album, and it is also the destructive alter ego coming to life in The Weeknd's Grant Singer directed music video, 'Starboy'.
Mick Jenkins music video 'Drowning' takes the narrative of slaves escaping their masters along the Mississippi River (presumably). The BADBADNOTGOOD instrumental is deeply rooted in Jazz. The chorus is an enigma "when the real hold you down you supposed to drown right? Wait, that don't sound right...".
From birth to death. From Alpha to Omega. Each beginning has its end. The glorious Phoenix scoffs at this misconception. CAP 6 emcee, CRIMSON, thrives within the cycle of chaotic chords, unearthly synths, and bombastic percussions in his nebulous LP '..conception'.
Life handed Kaiydo lemons in which he squeezes into his red Solo cup. Producer Josh December fills that cup with plump percussions, tasteful trombones, and an ounce of sharp synths for a refreshing single, 'Fruit Punch'.