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 Last Artful, Dodgr, Nick Hakim, Armani Caesar, and more.
Scroll through selections from this week’s sequence of the best songs below and subscribe to Okayplayer’s Spotify channel today.
Larry June – “Breakfast in Monaco”
Larry June toasts to a high life well-earned on this warbly, synth-soaked standout from his new album, Spaceships on The Blade, which is out today via The Freeminded Records and EMPIRE.
Declaime and Madlib – “Bandwagon”
Declaime and Madlib offer another glimpse at their long-stashed early recordings with a neck-cranking boom-bap specimen. Keep an eye out for a second volume of In The Beginning in the weeks and months ahead.
Evidence – “Nothing Stays in Las Vegas”
Armani Caesar featuring Stove God Cook$ and Benny The Butcher – “Hunnit Dolla Ciccup”
The Last Artful, Dodgr – “Infinity”
The Last Artful, Dodgr puts up an irreverent ode to self-love on this glistening selection from their debut album, The Hits Today, which is out now via Interscope.
Nick Hakim – “Happen”
Nick Hakim announces his third studio album, COMETA, with a stirring campaign starter. The project is slated to arrive on October 21st via ATO Records.