Best Songs of The Week: ft. Leikeli47, Earl Sweatshirt, 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… Read More

January 7, 2022

10 Independent Artists to Support on Bandcamp Friday (April 2021)

The independent artists to support for this month’s Bandcamp Friday include futuristic soul wizards, guiltless scam rappers, and more. It… Read More

April 2, 2021

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Syd, Phife Dawg, and More [Playlist]

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… Read More

February 12, 2021

9 New Albums You Should Be Listening to Right Now (Week of January 8th)

New albums from Jazmine Sullivan, Mac Ayres, and Griselda are here. With new music dropping in all corners of the… Read More

January 8, 2021

Pete Rock on Why He Abandoned Samples for ‘Petestrumentals 3’

Pete Rock geeks out over his new live band, an ever-expanding comic book collection, and what he learned from the… Read More

December 11, 2020

Pete Rock Shares New Song, Announces ‘Petestrumentals 3’ Release Date

The legendary producer previews a long-awaited third installment of his Petestrumentals series with a funk-fueled single. After months of delays, it… Read More

October 15, 2020

Pete Rock Announces New Installment of ‘Petestrumentals’

A third edition of the legendary instrumental tape series is on the way. Pete Rock has announced the next installment… Read More

March 7, 2020

MonoNeon Just Wants Another Chance on “Can We Start Over? Unblock My Number” [Premiere]

  View this post on Instagram   #MonoNeon A post shared by MonoNeon (@mononeon) on Mar 6, 2019 at 6:57pm… Read More

March 29, 2019

MonoNeon’s “Fart When You Pee” Wants To Help You Get Over Your Existential Crisis [Premiere]

Fart When You Pee by MonoNeon MonoNeon's latest song finds him singing about the value in farting while you pee.… Read More

August 31, 2018

MonoNeon Channels Prince, Parliament-Funkadelic In ‘A Place Called Fantasy’ [Premiere]

The 11-track album was heavily inspired by the artist's time with the late Prince. A Place Called Fantasy, the latest release… Read More

July 27, 2017