It’s almost that time of year again. To make everyone long for summer even more, Pitchfork just revealed the headliners and first round of artists for 2014′s Pitchfork Music Festival. On the hip-hop side of things, Kendrick will headline Sunday night and Pusha T will hit the stage Saturday. Hopefully, a few of Chicago’s own will be included in the following rounds of acts announced.
Pitchfork takes place Friday, July 18th through Sunday, July 20th at Union Park. Tickets for the festival are on sale now and can be purchased right here. More details on the first round of acts and festival can be found here.
MoonDawg has been killing the radio and mixtape game for years, so it’s only right that he emerges in 2014 with an official album. The time is now. So for his first single he’s grabbed John Blu and Lil Durk for a true blue R&B record. Durk on the R&B tip? Yes indeed. So on this fine Valentines Day, MoonDawg and company urge you to grab them heels.
Stream below and be sure to purchase on iTunes or Google Play.
Hosted by DJ Citi
It’s V-Day, so Mush Milly is in the gift of giving, and he offers up a heartfelt mixtape featuring 14 brand new tracks, From Me To You. 14 tracks on the 14th, get it? Synergy at its finest. Grab Mush’s latest tape below the jump. From him to you.
Directed by Good Vibes Films. Produced by Alpha.
EMP DASME. He’ll never change, he’s too stuck in his ways. Today he joins forces with Boss Siggers for “Never Chance.” HB The Consortium the mixtape drops on March 4th. Set an alarm.
Produced by Woo Swoope
Chris Cap grabs Henny B for a “Late Night Cruise.” Keep your eyes on the road.
Produced by Jus Sam
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Illy grabs Ice Face to craft a song dedicated to the gals of Martin. Which one was your favorite?
Directed by Chris Beauchesne. Animations by Benjamn Marasco.
Yung Polkadot a.k.a. ShowYouSuck finally drops off the official video for the Thelonious Martin-produced “Flip Phone”, from OMPP4: Slice After Death. If you think this song is about you, then you need to get a new phone — word to Show. Check out the video above.
Well, that didn’t take long. Cap takes on Nicki Minaj’s Detail-produced single and slays it. Press play below and listen for yourself. Shouts to DJServicePack for the assist.
Bonus: Hit the jump for a Cap interview with HipHopWired. In the clip he talks about working with Kanye, 2 Chainz, ghostwriting, Caviar Dreamz and more.