IDK is diligently engaged on a studio album, however in the mean time, he has dropped off an EP for his followers. As the title suggests, IDK & Friends is stuffed with options. The seven-song EP is as a lot a collaborative effort between IDK and his buddies as it’s a solo effort. IDK & Friends options visitor appearances from Wale, Denzel Curry, Rico Nasty, Domo Genesis, Q Da Fool, Thirty Rack, and Maco Kream.
“These are uncooked and uncut idk ideas,” IDK acknowledged of the brand new EP. “I’ve executed lots of options with my mates and I really feel like it could be a disgrace to let that music go to waste. This is under no circumstances form or type as deep as a lot of my earlier tasks as an entire, BUT I feel every tune is hearth and will get the purpose throughout in a brief period of time.” Stream IDK & Friends now on Spotify, Tidal, and Apple Music.
If you’ve gotten an ear into a number of the insider circles within the music trade, you recognize that persons are speaking about Lil Gnar. Ever since his SoundCloud blew up final yr, the younger artist has been a serious subject of dialog. There’s a lot to unpack with regards to Gnar, who began off by creating his personal skate attire model. He hasn’t been making music for lengthy however he is already obtained a headstart on a bunch of different rappers, establishing himself on the high of the brand new class.
Gnar simply launched his debut mixtape Gnar Lif3 and for his first-ever concentrated solo effort, we’re positively impressed. The younger artist has quite a lot of room to develop and from the sounds of his “How to Roll” function with us, he is targeted on making as a lot high quality materials as potential. Gnar Lif3 reveals us a bit little bit of what Gnar is able to with some songs being lure, others specializing in melody, and others bordering on metallic. Lil Skies, IDK, Travis Barker, and ZillaKami make appearances on the mixtape. Check it out and tell us which is your favourite track.
1. Ice Out
2. GRAVE (feat. Lil Skies)
6. Drop Top Benz (feat. Lil Skies)
7. Laker Guap
eight. SiCK IN THE HEAD (feat. Travis Barker)
9. Gnarcotic Gang
10. I Don’t Sell Dope (feat. IDK)
11. Man Down (feat. ZillaKami)
IDK's been busy for a few years at this point. In the current climate hip hop, IDK music definitely stands out from the crowd. He's a talented emcee who's proves it on wax with every release and combines his sound with what's going on right now without having to compromise it. His album hailed features from artists like MF Doom and Del The Funky Homosapien to Yung Gleesh and Chief Keef. There's a handful artists that could manage that successfully and IDK's one them. Now, the rapper's music has landed him a commercial placement.
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IDK hit Twitter today to reveal that Dragonball used his music for a new commercial. "They used my song on a DragonBall commercial. I can die happy now," he wrote. The song he speaks his "17 With A 38" featuring Chicago's own Chief Keef. While vocals aren't in the commercial, Daniel Worthy's production is there. Either way, it's clear he was stoked on it.
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Aside from his placement on the Dragonball commercial, IDK got a busy two months ahead him. The rapper is gearing up to hit the road with A$AP Ferg and Denzel Curry on the "Mad Man" tour. The tour kicks f on February 28th in Philadelphia before ending in NYC on April 14th. The tour will also make some pit stops in Canada in Montreal and Toronto. Peep the full tour dates here.
At the beginning on December, Denzel Curry shared some unfortunate news pertaining to his upcoming project Taboo. Fans were eagerly expecting the album to drop in 2017 but he revealed that he wouldn't be releasing it until he felt that it was at the level quality he wanted it to be at. While we wait for an update on the album at some point in the future, it's safe to say he's been locked in the studio. Most recently, he shared a glimpse an upcoming collaboration he's been working on.
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Denzel Curry and IDK have been locked in the studio recently and they shared a few snippets what they've been working on. While there only short snippets what they got in the cut, it sounds like they have a certified banger in the cut right now. Curry shared a snippet IDK's part the song while IDK shared some Curry's verse on the track. The production sounds fire and overall, it's looking like a promising collaboration between the two young artists. Hopefully, this song ends up surfacing at some point in the near future.
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Aside from their upcoming collaboration together, the two artists are about to hit the road together in the coming months. Both IDK and Denzel Curry will be serving as the tour openers on A$AP Ferg's upcoming North American "Mad Man Tour." With the line-up alone, it's looking like it'll be one the most memorable tours the year. Who knows, maybe Denzel Curry and IDK will premiere their collab while on the road.
Check the clips below.
A$AP Ferg fans rejoice, as the Trap Lord is ficially hitting the road. Coming f the drop solo album Still Striving and A$AP Mob collaboration album Cozy Tapes Vol 2: Too Cozy, Ferg is taking his talents on tour. The Harlem rapper has just announced the Mad Man Tour, which is kicking f on February 28th, 2018, and continuing on until April 14th. During that time period, Ferg will be hitting thirty-one venues across The United States and Canada. Check below for a complete list dates (Venues TBD).
.@asapferg PRESENTS MAD MAN TOUR pic.twitter.com/OJjllhQhrF— A$AP MOB (@ASAPMOB) December 6, 2017
To make things even more exciting, Ferg has enlisted the considerable talents Florida's Denzel Curry and Maryland's IDK. The former has already amassed a loyal following thanks to projects like Nostalgia 64 and Imperial, and his upcoming album Taboo seems poised for an early 2018 release. IDK is having quite a year himself, having recently released his underrated album IWasVeryBad in October, with features from Swizz Beatz, Chief Keef, Del The Funkee Homosapien, MF Doom, and more. Suffice it to say, Ferg's Mad Man Tour is positioned to be a hip-hop fan's ideal show, promising high-energy raw performances.
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Be sure to stay tuned for more news from Ferg and his Mad Man Tour. As now, tickets have yet to go on sale, but it's only a matter time. Is Ferg hitting up your city? And if so, is this something you'll be checking for?