PARTYNEXTDOOR- P3

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster) PARTYNEXTDOOR is knocking on the door of major success this year after having penned the radio-adored “Work” for Rihanna. Building on this momentum, Party serves up PARTYNEXTDOOR 3, a 16-track effort that highlights Party as a singer, songwriter, and producer. The album also highlights the seeming lows that Party…

Chance the Rapper- Coloring Book

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster) It’s not every day that Chicago’s Loop and Gold Coast have rap artwork at every bus stop. But that’s exactly what Chance the Rapper did. Having immersed the city in his music over the last few years, Chance took to plastering the city in the artwork for Coloring Book….

Hamburger Helper- Watch the Stove

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster) While Ronald McDonald, Wendy Thomas, and Colonel Sanders have been sitting on a beach somewhere counting their cash, Lefty aka Hamburger Helper has been hard at work in the studio. The result- a 5 track mixtape that goes as hard as anything released in the last year. And he’s…

Young Thug- Slime Season 3

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster) Young Thug brings his Slime Season series to a close with Slime Season 3. After having had a funeral procession for SS3 after Lyor Cohen announced the project’s burial, the trilogy’s final chapter blesses fans. Thug Doesn’t miss a step, bringing everyone what they’ve grown to expect and appreciate…

Boosie Badazz- Out my Feelings (In my Past)

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster)   Boosie Badazz is back with yet another release. Very few are able to release music with the pace that Boosie has since he got out of prison, and the quantity has not come at the expense of quality. The 18-track Out my Feelings (In my Past) finds Boosie…

Future- EVOL

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster) It goes without saying that Future is on a roll. Whatever he touches right now seems to become a hit. Future has developed a sound that works for him and is able to deliver it with the help of a close group of frequent collaborators. And deliver he does,…

Trae Tha Truth- Tha Truth, Pt 2

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster) Trae Tha Truth has been around Hip-Hop for a long time. His characteristic thick, bassy voice can’t be confused for anyone else. The Houston native’s work ethic is also one shared by very few in the industry, with Trae having released a number of mixtapes, solo albums, and compilation…

Jazz Cartier- Hotel Paranoia

Words by Rohit S. Loomba (@poombster) Toronto is on a roll when it comes to Hip-Hop. With Drake seemingly having had opened the flood gates, several other such as The Weeknd, Tory Lanez, PartyNextDoor, and P. Reign have gotten a chance to get their music heard as well. Now add to that list Jazz Cartier….

2 Chainz- Felt Like Cappin

Words by Rohit Loomba (@poombster) 2 Chainz, the artist-formerly-known-as Tity Boi, is back with a new mixtape. The 6-track Felt Like Cappin serves as a quick fix for fans. There is nothing quick about this mixtape, though. From a quality standpoint, Chainz brings the level of music that is expected from him. Production comes mostly…

J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League- Justice for All

Words by Rohit Loomba (@poombster) Hip-hop production crew, J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League, has established itself as one of the most sought after beatmaking crews in Hip-Hop today. Having worked with artists such as Drake, Rick Ross, Mary J. Blige, and Nas, the League has worked at furious pace and has even managed to garner themselves a Grammy…