• KAYTRANADA and Madlib Discuss Work and Vinyl Records in New Documentary

    6 days ago - By Hypebeast

    KAYTRANADA and Madlib have come together for Pitchfork and Lexus IS Wax's newest documentary, Driven by Soun d. The documentary is split into two parts and hears the revered producers touch on their "individual connections to" and the impact of vinyl as a physical medium. It will also offer a behind-the-scenes look at the Lexus IS Wax Edition, which is described as "a custom car with a functional in-car turntable." In addition to the documentary, KAYTRANADA and Madlib collaborated on a special bonus 7" that will be available in select Vinyl Me, Please member shipments in April 2021...
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  • J.I.D. Drops Powerful New Single "Skegee"

    J.I.D. Drops Powerful New Single "Skegee"

    6 days ago - By Hypebeast

    J.I.D. has dropped off his brand new single, "Skegee." Produced by longtime collaborator Christo, the "Skegee" is set in and inspired by Tuskegee, Alabama and hears the Atlanta rapper touching on the horrifying Syphilis Experiments that took place in the Southern city between 1932 and 1972. The powerful cut also features former Tuskegee mayor Ronald D. Williams, and serves as an important release during Black History Month as it speaks both to the past and present. "Skegee" is J.I.D .'s fourth official solo release of 2021, following "Cludder," "Ballads" and "Bruuuh" with a remix featuring...
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