Mixing inventive melodies and clever punchlines atop state-of-the-art production, Nessly sounds makes trap music from an alternate dimension. Making the next step in his artistic evolution, Nessly shares Standing On Satan’s Chest, his new EP and the first of three projects he plans for this year. With high-tech beats from the likes of Rex Kudo and Take A […]

Flashing mutated auto-tuned hooks and flex-heavy lyricism, Nessly is the next step in the evolution of melodic ATL trap. Recruiting two fellow offbeat ATLiens for a lush new banger, Nessly shares “Foreign Sheets,” his latest single. Melding thudding 808s, delicate guitars, and entrancingly tuneful synths, the instrumental for “Foreign Sheets” is the ideal […]

By Jack Barnes Crafting late night jams with an international flair, Canada’s FIJI and Atlanta’s Ca$tro Guapo obliterate regional and national boundaries as CMDWN Collective. Demonstrating their chemistry over an aqueous instrumental courtesy of 1k, Ca$tro and FIJI kick back with “Bool,” the duo’s latest video. On “Bool,” Ca$tro flexes an impressive sense of melody with […]

CMDWN By Jack Barnes Pioneering an addictive, cross-regional approach to late night rap music, Toronto duo CMDWN Collectiveis the next act from the Great White North to conquer America. Teaming up with Chicago innovator Chief Keef, CMDWN sahres the sinister and entrancing “Roxanne,” their latest single. Trading verses atop a haunting, bass-heavy, and […]

CMDWN By Jack Barnes Rising rap collective, CMDWN comprised of rappers Ca$tro Guapo and Fiji and producer Teo Nio just released two new singles. Premiering exclusively on PAPERMAG.com, the gritty “Die In Supreme” featuring Ca$tro Guapo & Nessly is an ode to the infamous street wear brand while the “The Way She Moves” is a melodic banger over a playful beat featuring Fiji and Lil Yatchy. Enjoy this audio stream […]