Welcome to Volume 106, hope everyone is enjoying their Monday so far. We have 17 new tracks for you this week, including Jamie xx, SZA, Flatbush Zombies, De La Soul, a couple from 50 Cent, a couple from Smoke DZA, three from the guys over at Soulection Records and more.
Welcome to Volume 100 of Monday Blues & Beats. Who would of thought that what began as a school project for grades, would turn into this. I truly appreciate every single one of my viewers, you guys are the reason I do this. Thank you.
As for this weeks mix, it has both quality and quantity. Beyoncé’s “Drunk In Love” received a lot of attention this past week, Kanye, The Weeknd and T.I. all gave their individual take on it. We also have new material from Odesza, Meek Mill, Shlohmo, Nicki Minaj, BOOTS, PartyNextDoor and more.
“Power Trip” is the first official taste of Cole’s sophomore album, and tonight the visuals surfaced. I’m happy to say, the video was not what I was expecting. Jermaine throws in a heavy storyline with a twist. Born Sinner drops June 25.
If you’re looking for a little background information, give “Dreams” a listen off The Warm Up
Happy Monday to everyone. Shake those cobwebs.
Tanlines released another single this week, they’re gearing up for their debut LP Mixed Emotions coming in just over two weeks.
Maybach Music Group’s explicit version of “Bag Of Money” was finally released this afternoon. Self Made, Vol. 2 on it’s way.
Arcade Fire is joining another super-duper stacked soundtrack for the film The Hunger Games (aka another Twilight soundtrack).
Mac Miller dropped two tracks this week for an upcoming project Macadelic, only one of which was worthy of posting.
Two beauty house remixes this week, one for Wiz Khalifa’s “Get Sum” done by Sound Remedy, and the other Eric Prydz on M83’s addicting “Midnight City.”
A couple bangers from Ace Hood and Bow Wow to throw in the “Workout Mix.”