Premiere: Yung Nilo Feat. Mi$tro – “Ratchet” (Prod. By G-Money)

Yung Nilo brings us the premiere of his new record "Ratchet" with a feature from Mi$tro. On top of hard-hitting production courtesy of G-Money, Yung Nilo & Mi$tro tell us all about the "Ratchet" activities they encounter all the time. This club-ready record is just the start of Yung Nilo's...

Exclusive: Dir. T talks Toronto Subculture, Drops “Broker”

Dir. T is the latest child of a massive underground Toronto scene that is just now starting to birth a new generation of dark, post-modern, post-nihilist tastemakers that are using a full spectrum of artistic mediums to express themselves. Dir. T has found himself in the midst of that scene...

Word Around Town Is Drake Is Dropping A Mixtape

Here it is, in all of the above word got out that Drake is planning to hit his fans with a mixtape very very soon. Drizzy hasn't dropped a mixtape since So Far Gone so you can imagine there will be some nice surprises for the fans. Last year Demar Derozan claimed Drake had a mixtape that was...

Travi$ Scott Announces ‘Rodeo’ Tour, Drops 2 New Songs f/ PARTYNEXTDOOR, Young Thug & Future

Travi$ Scott is off to a great start for 2015. After dropping Days Before Rodeo Travi$ Scott shows now sign of slwing down. With his debut album, Rodeo set to drop this year via Epic Records, Mr. Scott announces The Rodeo Tour on which he’ll be joined by two of his best co-conspirators–Young...

Exclusive: MAAL Talks About The ‘Goomba Wave’ & More

Hailing from Lawrence, KS, meet MAAL. MAAL's known for his 'Goomba wave' and his drowzy, sedated sounding music. Staying committed to the grind, he has been gradually working his way up the ladder and has been consistently giving music to his fans. To name a few songs, "The Ookie", "Gooma...

Interview : 3-0 Whop’s OGK and His Sketch Book

Creating a movement, creating thought provoking art and making music that goes with it is how OGK  of 3-0 Whop is creating his own lane. Recently releasing a tape  entitled SketchBook to go along with his artwork (which is in the gallery), OGK has worked with Mike Doom , GoldLink and more We...

Agenda: 13 Years In & Still Going Strong

  It's hard to fathom that Agenda has been around for over ten years. Launched by Aaron Levant in 2003, the first Agenda show took place in a small Thai restaurant in L.A. Starting out with just 30 brands, nobody could imagine that Agenda would get this large but now 12 years later,...

Mixtape Review: Lil Wayne – Sorry 4 The Wait 2

The story of Lil Wayne is an interesting one; especially as of late. The once proud Cash Money Records front man has been at his label's neck for not releasing the fifth instalment of his Carter album series, Tha Carter 5. Push back after push back coupled with lackluster promotion forced Wayne...

Exclusive Interview: JP Cooper Talks Struggle, Success and New EP ‘When the Darkness Comes’

JP Cooper, a newly signed Island Record artist gave RESPECT an exclusive listen to his new EP When The Darkness Comes, which will be officially released in the United States on January 27. No gimmicks, no hype just soul stirring lyrics and vocals that capture what soul music should sound like but...

Is Kendrick Lamar Dropping An Album Next Week?

A picture snapped at a Walmart has sparked speculation that Kendrick Lamar will be dropping. According to the pictures acquired by SectionEighty.com an album by Kendrick Lamar will hit the market on January 27th, that's less than a week away. At any rate, none of this has been confirmed so the...