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B-Free drops a 360° VR Music Video for "Wild Wild West"

Get your VR headset ready. South Korean rapper B-Free has just released a 360° virtual reality music video on YouTube, for his single "Wild Wild West." The Mirai Mono directed video dropped on January 30th. B-Free is the founder of New Wave Records. He calls the video a new frontier, and says in the description under the video, that you have to use the YouTube application or a Chrome browser in order to watch it in 360 degrees. Adding that you can switch the screen to push 'WASD,'' when watching on a PC. Check it out below.

American singer Jword and South Korean rapper NUNSSEOP collab on new R&B banger - "Can't Go On"

Crooning with an old school and trap R&B vibe, American singer/model Jword linked up with South Korean rapper NUNSSEOP for a RAUDI produced track titled "Can't Go On." The song hit YouTube with a lyric video on January 23. On it he sings... "This is where you need to be/ Just come and see me/ Turned on my location/ So you could hurry up and leave." As for his location... You know I like Hennessy/ Atlanta they raised me/ Zone 6 was good/ Can’t mess that up. Check out "Can't Go On" below...

Rapper PUNCHNELLO is more than "Ordinary." in new EP and "Blue Hawaii" MV distributed by AOMG

South Korean artist PUNCHNELLO's style of rap is by no way ordinary, but that's the title of his new mini-album. The rapper's EP "Ordinary." dropped on January 28 through hip-hop label AOMG. According to  10 Asia, PUNCHNELLO recently signed a contract with AOMG for music and distribution. South Korean producer JuniorChef also recently signed a contract for the same type of distribution agreement. PUNCHNELLO (from the crew Club Eskimo) is known for his fast and sharp delivery , who can also slow it down with emotional flow . He mixes it up on the new EP "Ordinary," which features artists Crush and PENOMECO on the 0channel produced title-track "Blue Hawaii."  The song includes an animated official music video (with subtitles), which also rolled out on January 28th. Also featured on the EP are SAAY, Simon Dominic, Tabber, and sogumm. The "Blue Hawaii" MV can be found on the AOMG YouTube channel, as well as the 1theK YouTube sit

Singer UMI remembers a "High School" love in new single and MV

Taking a step back in time... Up and coming singer UMI dropped her latest single and music video - "High School," on January 25. The retro visual finds her and her teenage love interest at a house party. The single follows UMI's mesmerizing duet, "Lullaby" with singer Yeek, which dropped in December. Her video for her song "Remember Me," which has more than four million views, dropped in October. Although she's a newcomer to the industry; the young LA-based recording artist, who got her start by posting her music to SoundCloud and YouTube, grew up surrounded by musicians. In an interview with online blog  Paramind , she told them that her mom was a pianist, her dad played the drums, and her aunt is a blues singer... There was always music playing in my house and because I’m both Black and Japanese, I grew up listening to lots of different types of music (from gospel to R&B to Japanese pop to Korean music).  Check out her track and MV

Lexie Liu - New single & MV - "Hat Trick"

20-year-old 88rising singer Lexie Liu has released a sultry single off her upcoming project. Titled "Hat Trick," the song hit streaming sites on January 24, with a mostly black and white futuristic official music video. The setting is from a planet with many moons. Liu told PAPER magazine that the track was inspired by F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1925 novel "The Great Gatsby." The Chinese singer and fourth place finisher on K-pop Star 5  (in South Korea), will drop her debut EP, "2030" on February 1st. Check out her single and music video for "Hat Trick" below.

Keem Hyo-Eun & Skinny Brown drop hot new single - "Boyscout"

In a new release from South Korean label Ambition Musik, (Wayside) rappers Skinny Brown and Keem Hyo-Eun turn up the heat with their new trap collaboration titled - "Boyscout." The single dropped on January 22. Check out the Apple Music preview below...

It's all about the "HUSTLE" for rappers Los and Dok2

Throwing down some old school beats and flow, rappers Los and Dok2 have teamed up for a new DOOMSDAY produced track titled - "HUSTLE." The single was released under WESTUP RECORDS on January 21. Illionaire Records (Ghood Life Crew and Ambition Musik) co-founder Dok2 (who's also been a judge/producer on the South Korean series Show Me The Money ), captioned on Instagram with his lyrics, that he "hustles even when taking a break." California rapper (and former contestant on SMTM ) Los, captioned "RESPECT THE HUSTLE" on Instagram.  Listen to the preview of the new single below. View this post on Instagram I hustle even when im takin a break 💪🏼 A post shared by GONZO (@dok2gonzo) on Jan 21, 2019 at 5:37am PST

Samm Henshaw Sending Us to "Church" in New Single featuring EarthGang

A lot of people can relate. A parent yelling at a child to get up, to get ready for church. On his new single "Church," soul singer Samm Henshaw takes a walk down memory lane. The song dropped on January 18. In an email, he says his new track is about the struggle between him and his parents when he was a teen. Also saying... I love my sleep so them attempting to wake me up to go to Church on a Sunday morning was a constant battle! Atlanta hip-hop duo EarthGang, collaborated on the single with the UK artist. You can see all three in the official Lyric Video for the song on YouTube. Wake up and get yourself to church, yeah, yeah, yeah.

CONCERT WATCH: Michael Brun Reminds Fans to Check Him out on Tour

Producer/DJ Michael Brun is taking his Haitian blend of EDM beats on tour again. The Port-au-Prince native announced his Bayo 2019 Tour back in December. It will kick off in Chicago on March 1st, featuring Anie Alerte, Gardy Girault, JPerry, Mikaben, Paul Beaubrun and more. The tour follows his sold out first Bayo tour in 2018 . Brun's most recent single "Spice," with Nigerian singer Kah-Lo dropped this past summer, and his collab on the song "Positivo" with J. Balvin was selected to be last year's official FIFA World Cup anthem. Brun also hit the road with Balvin for his Vibras Tour. If you missed him, you have a chance to see Michael Brun again live on stage. He reminded followers on Instagram on January 16 about his upcoming tour. More information about his concert stops can be found on his website at . View this post on Instagram Drop a 🔥 in the comments if you’re coming t

Seattle Rapper Raz Simone Shares Raw Emotions on new album - "Still Love"

A sense of melancholy from Raz Simone with his latest album - "Still Love." The Seattle rapper/singer dropped his 15-track project on January 15; exposing raw emotions and crooning with veracious melodic flow. Standouts on it include "Close Your Mouth Now" and "Two Big," featuring Sonyae Elise. Music videos for two of the tracks have premiered on WorldStarHipHop - "Hurting Painters" and "Forever Don't Last." The Black Umbrella and H1GHR MUSIC artist also previously released the track "Dancing With My Heart" from the album back in November. Check out the Apple Music preview below.

"Level Up" with new track from Chicago artist Eddie Supa

Chicago native Eddie Supa is back with a new single. The hip-hop artist dropped his self-produced track "Level Up" on January 14 with lyrics like "smoke out my mouth like a nebula." The song follows his October release of the official music video for his 2018 'smokers anthem' -  "LOWKEY." You can find Supa's new single "Level Up," on streaming sites, including Apple Music, SoundCloud, Spotify and YouTube. Check it out below. View this post on Instagram smoke out my mouth like a nebula 💨💨💨 • 🎥: @bechasketch A post shared by eddie supa ✨⚡️🙇🏼‍♂️⚡️✨ (@eddie_supa) on Jan 13, 2019 at 6:22pm PST

Producer Dress brings the heat with hot new track- "Baby" - (feat. PENOMECO & Sogumm)

As if his beats weren't hot enough, Producer Dress brought in the sounds of a soulful chorus for his new single - "Baby," featuring South Korean artists PENOMECO and Sogumm. The track hit music streaming sites on January 14, under HIGHLINE ENTERTAINMENT. The song is intense with PENOMECO's melodic flow and Sogumm's raspy vocals. The title comes from the allure of the nickname "Baby," regardless of what language it is spoken from. Check out the Apple Music preview below...

NEW VIDEO: Zak Abel - "You Come First" ft. Saweetie

Shrinking down to a doll size, London singer-songwriter Zak Abel dropped the visual for his single "You Come First," featuring American rapper Saweetie on January 10. In the video, Abel is a toy, who sings about what he could do for his owner, if he was her guy. Check it out below...

"Relax" with new EP from South Korean artist Keebomb featuring SUMIN, pH-1, Owen Ovadoz, PENOMECO & Oceanfromtheblue

South Korean singer/rapper Keebomb wants you to chill this winter with his new EP "Relax," streaming now on music platforms. Dropped on January 10, the 7-track mini-album includes features with SUMIN, pH-1, Owen Ovadoz, PENOMECO and oceanfromtheblue. His track on the EP, "Airplane Mode" (feat. pH-1) was pre-released in December. The new mini-album continues his shift to alternative and melodic hip-hop. Check out the Apple Music preview below. View this post on Instagram 키밤 EP [RELAX] 1월 10일 6시 . 1. Fantasy 2. All The Time 3. Today(Feat.SUMIN) 4. Airplane Mode(Feat.pH-1) 5. 불편해(Feat.Owen Ovadoz) 6. No More(Feat.PENOMECO) 7. Relax(Feat.Oceanfromtheblue) . 나오는 노래 이번앨범 타이틀곡 6번 No More 🏝 A post shared by Keebomb / 키밤 (@keebomb) on Jan 6, 2019 at 7:18pm PST

Rapper Junoflo 'flexin' with new album and MV drop - "Statues"

Calling it his proudest work yet, California native Junoflo dropped his latest album "Statues" on January 9th. The 26-year-old Korean-American rapper is signed to South Korean label FeelGhood Music. He's been a contestant on the popular Show Me The Money competition series, and his previous EP, "Only Human," dropped in March of 2018. Now back with a full-length project-- the album "Statues" includes 12-tracks of melodic flow, with a standout on "Palm Trees," and a Latin track - "La Familia." Junoflo flexes with his official music video on YouTube for title track "Statues," which was also uploaded on January 9th. Features on the album include BoA, G2, Bibi and DJ Zo. We also get to hear labelmate Yoonmirae yelling at Junoflo at the end of his song "Monday Blues." View this post on Instagram Thank you guys for being patient 기다려줘서 다들 너무 고마워요 🖤lo

ZENE THE ZILLA drops Trippy New Video for "Liquor" ft. Jvcki Wai

Appealing to fans with a sweet tooth, and an addiction to alcohol and more, South Korean rapper ZENE THE ZILLA (of  Young Thugs Club  and YTC4LYF crew), dropped a trippy visual filled with cupcakes on January 8, for his Eddy Pauer produced track "Liquor," featuring Jvcki Wai. The release is off ZENE THE ZILLA's December album --  Don't Call Me, I'm Flying High . In this new official music video, ZENE depicts a party-lifestyle high, and really likes his "Liquor," so much so, that he's drowning in it. Check it out below...

New Music: CODE KUNST - "XI" featuring Lee Hi (The Next Chapter of "X")

Dark and bittersweet like the pain of love, and grooving with alternative R&B-- South Korean AOMG producer CODE KUNST, released his double single "XI," featuring YG singer Lee Hi on January 8. Calling it 'The Next Chapter of "X,"' the title song follows the previously released collaboration from the two... "X," off Code Kunst's 2017 album "Muggles' Mansion." In addition to the title track, "XI," the new double single also includes a shorter track titled "A Sad Night Track." According to record label AOMG, an official music video will be available on January 11th at 6 p.m. (KST) on the AOMG YouTube channel. The teaser for it begins with visuals of CODE KUNST. It then transitions to a cinematic storyline of a woman with a gun, and a man. Check it out below. View this post on Instagram [코드 쿤스트 (CODE KUNST)] 코드 쿤스트 (CODE KUNST) - ‘XI (Feat

New Music: GXXD (Girlnexxtdoor) - "GXXD"

MILLION MARKET producer duo GXXD (Girlnexxtdoor) dropped their debut self-titled EP "GXXD," on January 5. The duo consists of South Korean producers; Vangdale and Seyoung. Their three track mini-project includes features with MOON, Sik-K, Coogie and Goopy on a mix of trap, jazz, R&B and other beats. Working under Million Market, their label is a subsidiary of SM Entertainment. Check out the new music below. View this post on Instagram Favorite track? 🤪 A post shared by Gxxd=vangdale+seyoung (@girlnexxtd00r) on Jan 5, 2019 at 7:05pm PST

Song of the Day: Yayoi Daimon - 「ヒールで仁王立ち」 ("Heel de Nioudachi")

On Instagram, Yayoi Daimon describes herself as a Japanese feminist. The rapper/singer-songwriter/DJ released her single「ヒールで仁王立ち」("Heel de Nioudachi") back on August 8th of last year. She dropped her fierce official music video for it, on September 12th. With a quick flow, and strong bass-- the lyrics, all in Japanese- focus on female empowerment; fiercely interpreted in the visual. Following this release, Daimon dropped her single and video-   "NO BRA!"  Check out today's Song of the Day below...