Originals

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Larry June, The Last Artful, Dodgr 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 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”

Evidence and The Alchemist reunite for a haunting one-off. Pick up a limited edition pressing of the single on vinyl via Bigger Picture Recordings.

Armani Caesar featuring Stove God Cook$ and Benny The Butcher – “Hunnit Dolla Ciccup”

Armani Caesar teams with Griselda bredren Benny The Butcher and Stove God Cook$ on this ice-cold loosie.

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.

zo

Zo is a staff writer at Okayplayer where he covers music.

Recent Posts

Best Songs of The Week: ft. PinkPantheress, Terrace Martin, and More

The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop… Read More

February 3, 2023

JAY-Z Will Be Performing “God Did” at the 2023 Grammy Awards

JAY-Z will perform alongside DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne and more during an all-star live performance… Read More

February 3, 2023

Dr. Dre, Lil Wayne, Missy Elliott & Sylvia Rhone Honored By Black Music Collective

On Thursday, Dr. Dre, Lil Wayne, Missy Elliott and Sylvia Rhone were honored as new… Read More

February 3, 2023

How Seriously Should Creatives Take the Rick Rubin Book?

In the new Rick Rubin book, The Creative Act: A Way of Being, it's unclear… Read More

February 3, 2023

Miami Gets Heckled For Unveiling of Black History Month-Themed Police Cruiser

The city of Miami was mocked on social media on Thursday after Mayor Francis Suarez… Read More

February 3, 2023

The Senate Judiciary Committee Forewarns Ticketmaster Before Beyoncé Tour Pre-Sale

Days after Beyoncé announced the Renaissance World Tour, the Senate Judiciary Committee issued a warning… Read More

February 3, 2023