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 Nas, Oddisee, AKAI SOLO, GloRilla, and more.
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Jay Worthy and DJ Muggs – “The Wine Connoisseur”
Oddisee featuring Freeway – “Ghetto to Meadow”
One of two new and crucial cuts debuting this week from the forthcoming Oddisee album, To What End, his first album since 2017, which is slated to arrive on January 20th via his own imprint, Outernote.
9th Wonder – “FonkyDanny!!!”
A clean and breezy six-string suite off 9th Wonder‘s new instrumental album, ZION VII, which is out now via Jamla.
GloRilla featuring Niki Pooh – “Get That Money”
GloRilla storms the club with a clap-happy anthem off her debut album, Anyways, Life’s Great…, which is out today via CMG and Interscope.
Pink Siifu and YUNGMORPHEUS featuring Ahwlee – “100 Acres”
Nas – “Once a Man, Twice a Child”
Nas and Hit-Boy keep a late-career run on this rubbery, reflective, and righteously soulful piece from their new album, King’s Disease 3, which is out today via Mass Appeal.
AKAI SOLO – “S.O.M.”
AKAI SOLO puts on a cold clinic on this syrupy standout from the NYC rapper’s debut album for Backwoodz Studioz, Spirit Roaming, which is out today, featuring a lone curtain-call feature from Armand Hammer.