THE WEEKEND SIX PACK: April 7 2013

Better late than never, so try these ones for size: Presenting our six best mixtapes to close the weekend: pumped-up and ready for downloading! No need for whey here, just a lot of disc space! Snoop Lion and Dogg Mix   STARSMITH: The Third Movement Mixtape   VIRGIN MAGNETIC MATERIAL: Demons & Diamonds Mixtape   … Continue reading

LISTEN: Snoop Lion x Miley Cyrus ‘Ashtrays and Heartbreaks’

  What happens when a canine-turned-feline-named artist and a pop-turned-angsty princess collaborate? This happens. Definitely a tag team this month, Snoop Lion and Miley Cyrus joined forces to create Ashtrays and Heartbreaks (and surprisingly, Soon-To-Be-Mrs Hemsworth doesn’t sound annoying in this one AT ALL. The Major Lazer-produced track comes out in the on April 23 … Continue reading

LISTEN: Snoop Lion “No Guns Allowed” (prod. by Major Lazer feat. Drake)

  The Dogg’s reincarnated Reggae-self has just released some peace-inducing cut with a message as clear as the title. No Guns Allowed was produced by Diplo and features some rap verses from Drake.

#Bestof2012: Number 70-87

Yesterday we unleashed the first lucky (albeit, bottom) thirteen best tracks of the year. Today, we’re continuing our “best-of” list from number 87 down to number 7o. Are your songs here yet? Check it out.   87. BLOC PARTY: Day Four   86.  GRIZZLY BEAR: Yet Again   85. DAVID GUETTA x JESSIE J: Laserlight … Continue reading

LISTEN: Snoop Lion x Mavado x Popcaan “Lighters Up (produced by Dre Skull x Major Lazer)”

  Wooohoo! Another cut from Snoop Lion drops today, but this one features multi-talented individuals Mavado and Popcaan. The new single Lighters Up is produced by bigtime producers Major Lazer and Dre Skull. Check it out.

LISTEN: Snoop Lion x Major Lazer “Here Comes The King”

Now who says you can’t do reggae during Christmas? Let Snoop Lion show you how it’s done (with some help from Major Lazer). Here Comes The King is out in stores December 18th.