Mixtape Monday: sndtrk, Casual x DEAD PERRY, M-Dot, ILL Conscious x Mute Won + More

Check out sndtrk, Casual x DEAD PERRY, M-Dot, ILL Conscious x Mute Won and more this Mixtape Monday. sndtrk is… Read More

January 31, 2022

Okayplayer’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Black Designers, Culture, Tech & More

This year our holiday gift guide includes pieces by Theophilio, Fear of God, Hanifa, Bephie's Beauty Supply, T.A., Char Workroom,… Read More

December 8, 2021

Xavier Omär Offers Insight On His First Tour, Name Change & Dream Collaborations [Interview]

Formerly known as SPZRKT, our favorite First Look Friday subject, Xavier Omär sits down with Okayplayer to talk successes, tour… Read More

January 30, 2018

Sango Injects GoldLink’s “Crew” with a Brazilian Rhythm

Soulection stars reunite No strangers to each other's respective sounds and paths, Sango and GoldLink share a common point of… Read More

November 13, 2017

Soulection Release ‘UNITE’ Compilation, Donating 100% of Proceeds to Hurricane and Earthquake Relief

The west coast label is doing their part As the news cycle insists the devastation left behind by Hurricanes Maria and… Read More

October 23, 2017

Mr. Carmack Works His Magic on ‘Rhythm Roulette’ The Soulection beatsmith mixes Latin grooves and funk into his own potent blend After a few weeks of rummaging… Read More

August 30, 2017

Peanut Butter Wolf Delves into J Dilla’s Ascent, Spins 45-Minute Set on Soulection Radio

Excuse the late pass, but Peanut Butter Wolf's Soulection Radio interview is a must-watch-hear-and-absorb moment between label heads. Interviewed by… Read More

May 26, 2017

Mixtape Monday: OVO Sound Radio, Rhettmatic, Wintertime, Mistah F.A.B. + More

Mixtape Monday is an exercise in classic material that combines celebrated catalogs with heat from rock solid newcomers. Wintertime and… Read More

May 15, 2017

Mixtape Monday: The Music Snobs, Malik Abdul-Rahmaan, Astro Raw, Nasimoto + More

Dope new sounds, certified classics and ill remixes make up this week's episode of Mixtape Monday, as we continue to introduce you… Read More

May 8, 2017

Mixtape Monday: Kiefer, Zed Bias, Marcia Carr, Casanova + More

This week's Mixtape Monday is a hodgepodge of impressive sets from a formidable crew of producers and selectors. Kiefer Shackelford follows his Leaving… Read More

March 20, 2017

Sango Shares Blazing 16-Track Project, ‘De Mim, Pra Você’

Of Soulection's trap-wave roster, Sango sticks out more than most. Though his last few projects have centered on Brazilian archives, classic… Read More

March 15, 2017

Soulection’s Sango + Monte Booker Had Brooklyn Two Stepping All Night [Recap]

Photo of Soulection's Monte Booker + Sango taken by Garrett Clare for Okayplayer. On the last night of their ITCO… Read More

March 5, 2017

Hear a Pair of New Tennyson and Mr. Carmack Collaborations

As a challenge to the pairing, Red Bull Sound Select asked Mr. Carmack and Tennyson to run a musical marathon… Read More

February 15, 2017

Soulection’s Zikomo Shares Intoxicating House Remix of Childish Gambino’s “Terrified”

By now you've certainly had a moment to absorb Childish Gambino's latest outing, "Awaken, My Love!." Maybe even learned to love it… Read More

December 21, 2016

Listen To Esta’s Smooth New ‘Self Help’ Mix Of Unreleased Music

Soulection's Esta dropped a mix on his birthday for you and yours to enjoy. The mix, which runs a little… Read More

November 29, 2016

Afropunk Heads To ATL w/ ‘Carnival Of Consciousness’ ft. Earl Sweathirt, Tyler, SZA + More

Just weeks after blessing the Brooklyn borough with a two-day program for the ages, Afropunk has announced a new installation.… Read More

September 14, 2016