BY Maggie Carr in Music Stuff on Dec 04, 2012 |
It’s no secret that we love Angel Haze here at BUST. She’s one of the most versatile hip-hop artists out there, unafraid to tackle deep sadness or go ovaries-to-the-wall aggressive with her lyrics. Now she’s trying her hand at house: “Hell Could Freeze”, a new collab with London-based drum-and-bass quartet Rudimental, is a moodily gorgeous track that navigates the ups and downs of love.
Angel’s rap is still on point, but her ... Read More
BY Amy Bucknam in Music Stuff on Oct 01, 2012 |
Azealia Banks is back with another video that’s bound to catch the attention of all those (like me) who had a stint of obsession with her video “212”, which went viral after its YouTube release a year ago. Her latest single “Luxury,” off her mixtape Fantasea, however, is a bit different than the others. Unlike her other previously released tracks like “212” and“L8R” this newest single lacks that fast, dirty rap that Banks has already ... Read More
BY Amy Bucknam in Music Stuff on Sep 19, 2012 |
The one and only Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott is about to return to the scene with her seventh studio album, tentatively titled Block Party. Missy gave us a little taste of what is to come via “9th Inning” and "Triple Threat," tracks from the upcoming LP featuring her longtime friend and collaborator Timbaland.
It’s been seven long, anxious years (for us, ... Read More
BY Amy Bucknam in Music Stuff on Sep 13, 2012 |
Kreayshawn is back with another single from her latest album, Somethin ‘Bout Kreay, dropping Tuesday, September 18, and her track sends its message out loud and clear: Twerk it.
Premiering on Rolling Stone today, the Oakland rapper's latest track, “Twerkin!!!” is a booty poppin’ anthem that features a couple of BUST’s favorite boys, Philly-based DJ Diplo and flamboyant rapper Sissy Nobby. Diplo adds more sex in ... Read More
BY Amy Bucknam in General on Sep 11, 2012 |
Jay-Z, Will Smith, and Jada Pinkett Smith have joined forces to produce Free Angela & All Political Prisoners, a documentary premiering at this year’s Toronto Film Festival. The film marks the 40th anniversary of the acquittal of Angela Davis, the revered African American activist, writer and educator who faced criminal charges in the 1970s, at a heated moment in civil-rights history.
Will and Jada Smith’s production ... Read More