20-year-old South London singer Zion Foster releases his debut mixtape “Welcome To The Lion’s Den” via his imprint Orange Heart. With the pre-order reaching #5 in the main UK iTunes chart and #1 in the R&B iTunes UK chart, there’s no doubt what is in store for this bubbling talent. Reminiscent of a bygone era […]

Katy Perry is getting ready for motherhood! The singer joined Hits Radio to promote her upcoming album “Smile,” where she joked that she isn’t sure whether the album or her baby will drop first. Katy also gushed over her fiancé Orlando Bloom and his knack for fatherhood, and revealed the […]

Listen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YAioN-TPWUM Despite fizzling out, Baauer’s sophomore album is packed with some quality bangers. More electronic reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLP4CSgl7K7ormX2pL9h0inES2Ub630NoL =================================== Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1pBqGCN Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theneedledrop Official site: http://theneedledrop.com TND Twitter: http://twitter.com/theneedledrop TND Facebook: http://facebook.com/theneedledrop Support TND: http://theneedledrop.com/support =================================== FAV TRACKS: PLANCK, PLANET’S MAD, MAGIC, REACHUPDONTSTOP, HOT 44, AETHER LEAST FAV TRACK: YEHOO […]

Listen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQ6R4TU5Vwo Polo G’s thoughtful songwriting makes up for some questionable production choices on The GOAT. More rap reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLP4CSgl7K7ormBIO138tYonB949PHnNcP =================================== Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1pBqGCN Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theneedledrop Official site: http://theneedledrop.com TND Twitter: http://twitter.com/theneedledrop TND Facebook: http://facebook.com/theneedledrop Support TND: http://theneedledrop.com/support =================================== FAV TRACKS: DON’T BELIEVE THE HYPE, HEARTLESS, FLEX, GO STUPID, 21, I […]

Listen: https://moorxjewelry.bandcamp.com/album/true-opera This collab by Moor Mother and Mental Jewelry has the sound of a noise rock classic, while also employing plenty of new ideas. More hardcore reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLP4CSgl7K7orAG2zKtoJKnTt_bAnLwTXo =================================== Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1pBqGCN Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theneedledrop Official site: http://theneedledrop.com TND Twitter: http://twitter.com/theneedledrop TND Facebook: http://facebook.com/theneedledrop Support TND: http://theneedledrop.com/support =================================== FAV TRACKS: TRUE […]

Listen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8mW3iA6O4M Lil Boat 3 is an underwhelming end to the trilogy. More rap reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLP4CSgl7K7ormBIO138tYonB949PHnNcP =================================== Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1pBqGCN Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theneedledrop Official site: http://theneedledrop.com TND Twitter: http://twitter.com/theneedledrop TND Facebook: http://facebook.com/theneedledrop Support TND: http://theneedledrop.com/support =================================== FAV TRACKS: T.D., PARDON ME, TILL THE MORNING LEAST FAV TRACK: LOVE JONES LIL YACHTY – […]

Listen: https://xibalbasl.bandcamp.com/album/a-os-en-infierno Xibalba’s latest album is best when it’s at its most pummeling. More metal reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLP4CSgl7K7orAG2zKtoJKnTt_bAnLwTXo =================================== Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1pBqGCN Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theneedledrop Official site: http://theneedledrop.com TND Twitter: http://twitter.com/theneedledrop TND Facebook: http://facebook.com/theneedledrop Support TND: http://theneedledrop.com/support =================================== FAV TRACKS: LA INJUSTICIA, SANTA MUERTE, ANOS EN INFIERNO, EN LA OSCURIDAD LEAST FAV TRACK: […]

Listen: https://lidopimienta.bandcamp.com/album/miss-colombia Lido Pimienta celebrates her indigenous roots with this colorful, digital blend of art pop and Cumbia. More pop reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLP4CSgl7K7oqibt_5oDPppWxQ0iaxyyeq =================================== Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1pBqGCN Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theneedledrop Official site: http://theneedledrop.com TND Twitter: http://twitter.com/theneedledrop TND Facebook: http://facebook.com/theneedledrop Support TND: http://theneedledrop.com/support =================================== FAV TRACKS: PARA TRANSCRIBIR (SOL & LUNA), ESO QUE TU […]

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Listen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TO2c06p6m5w Rina Sawayama comes to us as a near-fully formed popstar on her debut album. More pop reviews: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLP4CSgl7K7oqibt_5oDPppWxQ0iaxyyeq =================================== Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1pBqGCN Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theneedledrop Official site: http://theneedledrop.com TND Twitter: http://twitter.com/theneedledrop TND Facebook: http://facebook.com/theneedledrop Support TND: http://theneedledrop.com/support =================================== FAV TRACKS: XS, STFU, COMME DES GARCONS, AKASAKA SAD, PARADISIN’, LOVE ME […]

Hip-hop artist 42 Dugg released his second project, ‘Young And Turnt 2’, which features collaborations with Yo Gotti, Lil Baby and Babyface Ray and production credits from 808 Mafia South Side, Tre Pounds, Helluva and Cozmo Beats, among others. ‘Young And Turnt 2’ follows a milestone month for Dugg, whose standout performance on Lil Baby’s song “Grace” resulted in his first entry […]

Houston native Slim Thug just released his fourth studio album titled ‘Thug Life’, paying homage to Tupac. Aside from the album title of ‘Thug Life’, the cover for the album, its inspiration was pulled from Tupac’s ‘Thug Life: Volume 1’ project. The album features singles, “This World” and “THUG LIFE (Life is Crazy)” where Slim Thug takes us on a journey […]