Best Songs of The Week: ft. Larry June & The Alchemist, B. Cool-Aid, and More
The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set features new music from Larry June & The Alchemist, B. Cool-Aid, Black Thought, Tyler, The Creator, and more.
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A$AP Twelvyy featuring Roc Marciano - "Adventure Time"
A$AP Twelvyy and Roc Marciano unpack unsavory memories on a chilling one-off.
Larry June & The Alchemist - "Porsches in Spanish"
Larry June & The Alchemist punch the. numbers of making a clean getaway on this spacious and lux standout from their new collaborative album, The Great Escape, which is out today via The FreeMinded and EMPIRE, featuring contributions from Big Sean, Action Bronson, Evidence, Boldy James, Slum Village, and more.
B. Cool-Aid featuring Liv.e - "If U Can See Me (4 U)"
Liv.e helps Pink Siifu and Ahwlee crack the code on neo-soul with an unhurried two-stepper in the key of Dilla. The track appears on Leather Blvd, the duo's first album as B. Cool-Aid in four years, which is out today featuring extensive contributions from DJ Harrison, Butcher Brown, V.C.R., Jimetta Rose, Big Rube, Ladybug Mecca, and more.
Tyler, The Creator - "WHAT A DAY"
Tyler, The Creator takes a serene Madlib production for a head-clearing spin on this inexplicably-cut gem from the Call Me If You Get Lost sessions, which was released today on the album's deluxe edition, featuring eight previously unheard songs and demos.
ABRA - "FKA MESS"
ABRA delivers a daggering synth and drum machine workout in her latest dispatch.
Black Thought & El Michels Affair - "I'm Still Somehow"
Black Thought & El Michels Affair continue to prove the potency of their collaborative chemistry with a smoky and swaying spell. Their debut collaborative album is out on April 14th via Big Crown Records, featuring guest spots from KIRBY and Son Little.