ILoveMakonnen feat. Pyramid Quince, Rich Po Slim, and Archibald Slim – “Vodka On The Weekend” Aug21

ILoveMakonnen feat. Pyramid Quince, Rich Po Slim, and Archibald Slim – “Vodka On The Weekend”...

Last year Drake jumped on “Versace” and made stars out of Atlanta rappers, Migos. Last Tuesday Drake jumped on “Club Going Up On A Tuesday” and another Atlanta-based artist, iLoveMakonnen, became a star. The difference is Makonnen has a whole label full of talent behind him ready to shine alongside. Like his breakout single, “Vodka On The Weekend” has the same hazy, almost Art of Noise-sounding production (this time courtesy of Father), but Makonnen’s hooks bracketing 3 capable cohorts blessing the mic with bars. Listening sober, I just want to nod my head. I’m sure listening to this track un-sober must be amazing. Do yourself a favor and listen to the whole crew here. (Soundcloud link) (Mass...

iLoveMakonnen feat. Drake – “Club Going Up On A Tuesday” Aug12

iLoveMakonnen feat. Drake – “Club Going Up On A Tuesday”...

Music is disposable and comes at you fast. Output has conquered polish. And artists who may have one facet figured out have to improvise to unleash the whole jewel of their message. iLoveMakonnen does not have a great singing voice, but the track is beautiful on its own. And with Drake on board, it’s now hit my consciousness and hopefully a broader audience. The message is universal from Makonnen. I’m working hard through the weekend, but I still want to tear the club down when I’m off, which happens to be on a Tuesday. (2dopeboyz) OG version and...