Always Strive and Prosper is destined to be the breakthrough album that clearly defines the Trap Lord’s footing in the rap game. Introspective and entertaining, Ferg delves deep into topics ranging from his Harlem neighborhood, “Hungry Ham” (Hamilton Heights), to working at Ben & Jerry’s and everything in between. Features the two rappers sparring over a healthy mix of strings, static, and of course hi-hat some tolling bells help it reach Ferg’s usual level of streat-smart grandeur.
NYC-via-Seoul artist Yaeji, whose introspective, genre-pushing tracks have made her a global icon occupying a space all her own, releases her debut album With A Hammer on XL Recordings. Dreamt up [...]