Mixtape Monday: C Keys x Kazi, NanaBcool, Neak + More
This Mixtape Monday we’ve got new music from C Keys & Kazi, NanaBcool, Neak and many more.
C Keys and Kazi are first up with their self-titled collaborative project Keys 2 Kazi, NanaBcool follows with a refreshing collection titled Ice Tea, Neak drops Kwesbaar, and AIME follows with Flowers Started Dying Yesterday.
Nowaah The Flood offers his two cents with The Worst Is Yet To Come. melodiesinfonie drops a funk bomb with the arrival of his debut album A Journey To You, Montreal collective Schemes keep pace with their self-titled EP, ZForbes’ latest also bears his name, and Harlequiin drops Decade’s Dream. Jafaris closes things out this week with his debut titled Stride.
C Keys x Kazi – Keys 2 Kazi
The Bay and Oxnard connect on the Keys 2 Kazi album from C Keys & Kazi. The deeply personal project is buoyed by improvised verses and boasts appearances from Guilty Simpson, DJ Transe, Hexsagon and more.
NanaBcool – Ice Tea
NanaBcool follows the 2017 2amCruise EP with his ten-track, full-length debut Ice Tea featuring Oddkidout, Solomon Fox, Freakquencee, Simen Sez and more.
Neak – KWESBAAR
Chicago’s own Neak explores vulnerability across thirteen tracks on the KWESBAAR album featuring Rashid Hadee, GLC, Taylor Iman and more.
AIME follows the 2017 DAVID micro-album and the short film Flowers Started Dying Yesterday with his EP of the same name, produced entirely by Eric Boss.
Nowaah The Flood – The Worst Is Yet To Come
Nowaah The Flood follows The Imperial Flood with yet another gem for the hip-hop underworld titled The Worst Is Yet To Come.
melodiesinfonie – A Journey To You
Swiss producer melodiesinfonie combines jazz, soul, and hip-hop on the improvisational excursion titled A Journey To You.
Schemes – Schemes
Montreal-bred musical collective Schemes follows the lead single “Tomorrow” with a full taste of their groove-heavy self-titled Schemes EP.
ZForbes – ZForbes
Toronto’s own ZForbes drops a certified bop with the arrival of his self-titled ZForbes EP featuring everyone’s favorite color, Blu.
Harlequiin – Decade’s Dream
Genre fluid London-based producer Harlequiin returns with his fourth extended play titled Decade’s Dream.
Jafaris – Stride
Rising Dublin spitter Jafaris serves up his spirit-filled debut album Stride produced by the pros at Diffusion Lab.
Karas Lamb writes and digs for tunes you haven’t heard yet. She actually wants to listen to your mixtape. Follow her on Twitter @karaslamb.