The Round-Up playlist is Okayplayer’s weekly haul of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set features new music from Joyce Wrice, Hiatus Kaiyote, Saba, Guapdad 4000, and more.
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Elcamino – “Food Stamps”
With six steel-toed projects out in the last calendar year, Elcamino has been quickly amassing one of rap’s most crucial catalogs. On this glimmering gem from his latest project, Block Work, the Buffalo rapper harmonizes with a lush soul suite before blessing it with aspirational bars.
Santana Fox featuring Boldy James – “The Chase”
Nappy Nina and JWords – “Wanted”
Benny The Butcher – “When Tony Met Sosa”
Benny The Butcher is in a particularly nostalgic mode on the opening track of a freshly-released sequel to his breakout 2019 project, The Plugs I Met.
Hiatus Kaiyote featuring Arthur Verocai – “Get Sun”
Joyce Wrice – “You”
Guapdad 4000 and !llmind featuring Buddy – “Playstation”
KOTA The Friend and Statik Selektah – “Wolves”
FlySiifu featuring YUNGMORPHEUS – “Good Word”
Saba – “Ziplock”
Saba continues the stream of two-pack drops with another pair of stunners.