The TuesdayÂ (May 16) version the DX DigestÂ highlights a pair Â new tracks fromÂ Snoop Dogg â “Go On” and “Swivel” â ahead his new album, Neva Left, which is scheduled for a Friday (May 19) release. Dynamically different in their sonic compositions, eachÂ song displays a wide range artistic approach that’s kept the Long Beach legend relevant after all these years. Below, you’ll also hearÂ David Banner reference Mississippi’s history on “Magnolia” with Cee-Lo Green and Raheem DeVaughn, a slick EarthGang video for “Voodoo” and more.
Snoop Dogg f. October London â “Go On”
Snoop Dogg returns withÂ that summertime “riding in your car solo with all the windows down” music. Titled “Go On,” the song features singer October London and appear on The Doggfather’sÂ Neva Left album. WithÂ its lush instrumentation, it’ll have listeners put on their dancing shoes in no time. What else would you expect from Uncle Snoop?
Snoop Dogg f. Stresmatic â “Swivel”
Having experimented with his musical style in recent years, it appears SnoopÂ will also return to his raw Long Beach roots onÂ the aforementionedÂ Neva Left.Â The latest leak from the project, âSwivel,â features a myriad football references.
David Banner f. Cee-Lo Green & Raheem DeVaughn â “Magnolia”
David Banner recounts his Southern roots on the new track “Magnolia” with fellow Southerner CeeLo Green and Raheem DeVaughn. The song follows the song “Who Want It” with The Roots’ Black Thought.
Earth Gang â “Voodoo”
You mess with the bull … you get the horns. And if youâre Earth Gang, doing wrong by your girlfriend is a quick way to get a root put on you. Atlanta duo Johnny Venus and Doctur Dot return with a bright visual for “Voodoo” from the Spillage Village compilation album,Â Bears Like This Too Much.
Flying LotusÂ â “Night Grows Pale”
Jazz CartierÂ â “Tempted”
Torontoâs Jazz Cartier catches the bad end a beat down in hisÂ Anthony Pellino-directed visual for âTempted.â The scenario starts f in the rising rapperâs favor as heÂ entertains a few ladies before things go left. During the melee, he continues to rhyme his verses along toÂ the T-Minus and Lantz-produced beat. Look for hisÂ FLEUREVERÂ album to drop this year.
Jean Lephare f. Curren$y â “Leanin”
Portions Jean Lephareâs visual for âLeaninâ are reminiscent forgotten Roc-A-Fella Records act ChristiÃ³nâs and the video for âFull Smoke.â However, this is 2017, so we see the crooner accompanied by Curren$y, clad in an iced-out watch and chain. The track appeared onÂ Lephareâs 2016 albumÂ Toast, which isÂ out now.
ILOVEMAKONNEN â “Is You Plugged?”
ILOVEMAKONNEN has resurfaced withÂ “Is You Plugged?,” which was first released a few months back, only to be immediately taken down from SoundCloud. The tune has finally returned in a visual backed byÂ by UBER and creative agency jointheorg. Yes, your boy Makonnen got some sponsorship.
KEY!Â â âLOVE Hateâ
A #KEYCUDIEP hashtag on SoundCloud will raise brows long before you press play on KEY!âs new track âLove Hate.â Produced by K Swisha, the song is listenable, but wonât rank high in the Atlanta nativeâs catalog. Although, we are interested in seeing if he actually has something in the works with Kid Cudi.