Mac Miller delivers 'Faces' mixtape feat. Rick Ross, ScHoolboy Q, Earl Sweatshirt + more

Pittsburgh hailing rapper and producer Mac Miller returns with a huge bag of free music in the form of his latest mixtape release, the 24 track heavy release Faces.Read more

GoldLink - God Complex EP | Stream/Download

After an onslaught of what he calls "future bounce," GoldLink treats us today with his highly anticipated debut project, God Complex. Read more

Lady Leshurr - Lil Bit Of Lesh [Mixtape] | Free Download

Following a flurry of hype and social network led promo, Birmingham hailing rapper Lady Leshurr drops off her latest body of work in the form of a fourteen track long mixtape titled Lil Bit Of Lesh.Read more

Asaad - Flowers II [Mixtape] | Stream/Download

Asaad’s young career has been fraught with enough hurdles for you to mistake him for a Hip-Hop veteran. From deals with both G-Unit/Interscope and Atlantic falling through, high-profile beefs, to an infamous artwork release, Asaad took refuge late last year but now returns with his sophomore release Flowers II.Read more

Marsha Ambrosius - FVCK&LOVE [FreEP] | Stream/Download

Whilst we eagerly await an official release date and more music from her sophomore album Friends&Lovers, the British songstress known as Marsha Ambrosius surprised many this weekend with a bedroom ready six-track offering titled FVCK&LOVE. Read more

Big K.R.I.T. delivers new music and documentary for 'Week Of K.R.I.T" series

Mississippi raised rapper and producer Big K.R.I.T.'s music has definitely secured some serious time on the SC:HQ playlist over the years, with his mixtapes and debut album Live From The Underground staying in heavy rotation.
So whilst we eagerly anticipate his sophomore LP Cadillactica, the southern gentleman this week delivered a treat for his fans, in the form of a mainly self-produced six song strong stream of releases over six days dubbed 'Week Of K.R.I.T'.

Kicking off with the MMG figurehead Rick Ross featuring "New Agenda", the 27 year old Def Jam signed artist also joins forces with A$AP Ferg, Big Sant and Smoke DZA as well as holds it down on his on the impressive releases.

Listen to all the tracks below and take a peek into the life of K.R.I.T. in a short documentary released to accompany the releases titled Steps below...

And also wrap your eyeballs around the official trailer for K.R.I.T.'s forthcoming sophomore album Cadillactica, which is set to be released this Autumn, below...

Ego Ella May - Breathing Underwater [EP] | Stream/Download

Breathing Underwater
After teasing us with the captivatingIAMNOBODI-produced "Underwater", Ego Ella May delivers the follow-up to her impressive debut outing The Tree, which was premiered by ourselves just under a year ago, titled Breathing Underwater.Read more

Alfa Mist x Emmavie - Epoch EP | Free Download

Epoch EP

Singer/producer Emmavie and producer Alfa Mist team up to provide a quality project for our listening pleasure, blending nostalgic qualities referencing the "neo soul" movement of the early 2000's with the talented young London's duo's fresh, hungry energy on their 7-track Epoch EP. Read more

MeLo-X + Beyoncé - YONCÉ-X [FreEP] | Stream x Download

MeLo X Yonce X Beyonce
Brooklyn, New York hailing multi-talent MeLo-X grabs a hold of some of the tracks from Beyoncé's self-titled gamechanger LP and weaves his sonic magic to transform them into a five track EP titled YONCÉ-X.Read more

SClusive Premiere: Lea-Anna - Take Control [Mixtape] | Stream/Download

Take Control Mixtape Cover
It's been a quiet year for promising London hailing Dancehall and R&B singer-songwriter Lea-Anna, following a few releases that caught fire in the dancehall world in 2012 she only released one track this year, but today she returns with a vengeance an drops off her debut mixtape Take Control.Read more

Clams Casino - Instrumentals 3 (Mixtape) | Download


2011 was a huge year for Clams Casino, you couldn't visit a blog without reading his name. Inevitably though, things subsided, well the truth is his name wasn't banded around quite as much but whether you knew it or not, the music was still in full effect.

The Instrumentals 3 mixtape is the perfect testament to this as many claimed Clams went quiet, you can quickly skim down the track list to find he probably made one of your favourite tracks of the year. Following the similar format of his two previous tapes, Instrumentals 3 showcases his best work of the year sans your favourite rapper plus three unreleased efforts.

Take a gander at the tracklist, stream and download link one further.

01 Crystals
02 Hell (A$AP Rocky instrumental)
03 Cry For Me (unreleased)
04 Pull Me Down (Mikky Ekko instrumental)
05 LVL (A$AP Rocky instrumental)
06 Bird Call (Mac Miller instrumental)
07 Freeze (A$AP Rocky instrumental)
08 Haunt (unreleased)
09 Melthru (unreleased)
10 Bookfiend (DOOM instrumental)
11 Cold Feet (Mac Miller instrumental)
12 Wizard (remix)
13 Youforia (Mac Miller instrumental)

DOWNLOAD: Clams Casino - Instrumentals 3

Starlito - 'Insomnia' Mixtape | Stream/Download


Whilst celebrating his birthday on Sunday, Nashville emcee Starlito gave his fans a free project with Insomnia. Read more

Casey Veggies x Rockie Fresh - Fresh Veggies (Mixtape) | Stream/Download


After a conglomerate of impressive material being released over the past few months, Casey Veggies and Rockie Fresh finally serve up the goods for the aptly titled joint project, Fresh Veggies.

Made up of 10 superlative tracks from the MMG MC and LA representer, the mixtape eludes to both artists supreme potential in hip-hop of which is backed up by the inclusion of Juicy J, Ty Dolla $ing, Hit-Boy and Lunice.

Consider this an early Christmas present and if you're in the vicinity, the two are performing a few free shows next month in Brooklyn (January 3), Chicago (January 4) and Los Angeles (January 7). If not, don’t worry, the stream and download for Fresh Veggies is right down below. Oh and that first track produced by Lunice? Certified.

Download: Casey Veggies x Rockie Fresh - Fresh Veggies (Mixtape)

SClusive Premiere: Mr. Bigz - My Funked Up Soul [Mixtape] | Stream/Download

Mr Bigz My Funked Up Soul
After returning with a bang with "Back 4 More", North London hailing flygerian Mr. Bigz today gives us the green light to unleash his latest mixtape release My Funked Up Soul.Read more

SClusive Premiere: BBHollogramz - '13' [FreeEP] | Stream/Download

We are definitely good place in time with the amount of musically creative talent oozing out of the Big Smoke, and throwing her gloves into the arena today is newcomer BBHollogramz with her debut EP 13.Read more

Q-Tip & Busta Rhymes – The Abstract & The Dragon [Mixtape] | Stream/Download

As promised and right on time, Q-Tip and Busta Rhymes deliver their collaborative mixtape The Abstract & The Dragon.Read more