Top submissions EP1 May, 2021

By Tayo Odutola Word Is Bond

The weekly Top Submissions aims to showcase a selected crop of acts that cross our paths. From the best tracks/videos from far and wide, we gather the upper echelon of artists you can find and give them a platform to be further recognized for their works. So, sit back and tune in, and don’t forget to show them some love by following them on all social media platforms

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CantBuyDeem x Jae Haze – “Pops”

 

CantBuyDeem links up with Jae Haze for a bravado-laden joint titled “Pops.” Over a solemn and moody backdrop, both emcees deliver fiery performances ripe with vivid and evocative lyrics.

 

 

 

Chante Paris – “Michelle Obama”

 

East London emcee Chante Paris makes a grand entry on our list with an anthemic jam titled “Michelle Obama.” Over a bouncy and booming trap backdrop, she states her claim as the most regal lyricist on the block. She blends a uber-confident demeanor with insightful elements that would make lovers of dope rap proud.

 

Tyteanna -“Entitled”

 

Tyteanna makes use of the pervasive drill sound to deliver this hard-hitting single titled “Entitled.” Over a booming cinematic backdrop, she peppers it with vivid and evocative lyrics that will leave listeners enthralled from start to finish.
Get it on Apple Music//Deezer//Soundcloud

 

 

M.anifest – “Confusion”

 

M.anifest is back in the field with his new release titled “Confusion.” A conscious jam that dives into the everyday struggles of the common man trying to find his balance amidst the chaos of this thing called life. The track is produced by MOBO Award-nominated artist and producer JULS , with additional instrumentation by Elias Jordan Atkinson and Efeoghene Alloh.
Get it on SoundCloud

 

Donathephoenix – “Otis”

 

After rising from the ashes like a Phoenix that she is, NY emcee Donathephoenix returns with a new single “Otis.” The bravado-laden track sees her in her element over a bouncy Otis sample-driven backdrop. This is pure dopeness with raw raps from start to finish.
Get it on Apple Music

 

Shinobi Stalin x Traj P – “Duelality” (feat. Jazzy Soto)

 

Shinobi Stalin Links with UK producer, Traj P for this single “Duelality” featuring singer Jazzy Soto. Bolstered by a somber and reflective backdrop, Stalin delivers an impassioned performance laced with insightful lyrics about facing one’s self-doubt. Also joining them is vocalist Jazzy Soto who adds her own soulful touch to the record. The single is taken from the duo’s forthcoming collaborative project entitled 11 Hours to Leicester.
Get it on Bandcamp

 

 

Stoney Hoop – “MF HOOP”

 

Stoney Hoop’s “MF HOOP” is a heartfelt track that sees him reflecting deeply about his personal life and also a homage to the late DOOM. It has a somber backdrop that fits Hoop’s insightful lyrics and emotional performance.

 

 

Mostly George – “I Guess”

 

Mostly George ramps up the positivity with his new release “I Guess” a laidback and reflective piece that sees him diving into the dynamics of life and the different situations we find ourselves in but to get through it, a positive mindset is needed.
Get it on Apple Music//Deezer

 

 

Taurean Meacham – “Dopamine”

 

“Dopamine” is the lead single from Taurean Meacham‘s new project and is a concept track that makes references to recreational substances in a clever manner. The beat here is solid too, quite trippy and cinematic.

 

 

ABSYTE – “Running”

 

ABSYTE ‘s”Running” is a laidback somber track that dives into the emotions behind unrequited love. Over an atmospheric and airy backdrop, she delivers an impassioned performance that is quite engaging.

 

Y.N.X. 716 – “Rap City” ft Jae Skeese

 

Y.N.X. 716 teams up with Jae Skeese (who just got signed to Conway The Machine’s Drumwork Music Group) for the cinematic single titled “Rap City.” Over a somber and moody texture, both emcees take us deep into respective stomping grounds in their hometown of Buffalo, NY. The track is produced by Russian beatsmith Sproot. This is the first leak from Y.N.X. 716 and Sproot’s collaborative project, The Temporal Lobe Experiment, set to drop soon.

 

 

 

The Dream Sequence – Good ‘N Fine”

 

The Dream Sequence (Sareem Poems + Ess Be) implores us to get up on their new vibrant single titled “Good ‘N Fine.” An uplifting dance-infused tack that aims to motivate listeners mentally and physically.
Taken from From as “The Dream Sequence” ep “Dreaming Wide Awake: Act 1
Get it on Apple Music//Deezer

 

Famoso & Lafleur – “Notions”

 

Famoso & Lafleur share the lead track “Notions” from their forthcoming EP MicroDose. The somber piano-laden track sees them working with vocalist Kayla Macias who opens it up with a soul gripping melodic run followed by the rapper’s bravado-driven energy. MicroDose EP is Famoso & Lafleur‘s first release since their 2018 debut album ‘Styles & Tribulations’, released on London-based Label, DeepMatter Records.
Get it on Apple Music//Deezer//Soundcloud

 

 

Dyzzi from DivSel x Farazi – “Vent”

 

Dyzzi from DivSel teams up with Turkish producer Farazi for his new single “Vent” the track is a laidback and reflective piece that sees Dyzzi detailing his reasons for staying away from music for a while. He puts his thoughts unapologetically on wax and lets the listener know what he has been going through.
Get it on all DSPs here.

 

 

Britizen Kane x Shogun – “Figure 8” Feat. Wombat

 

“Figure 8” is the newest release by UK rap duo Britizen Kane and Shogun. The hard-hitting track sees them teaming up with Australian hip-hop/grime MC Wombat and the result is a fiery verbal assault from all parties.
“Figure 8” is the second single from the forthcoming ShoKane EP from Britizen Kane and Shogun, produced entirely by Turkish Dcypha.
Get it on Apple Music//Deezer//Soundcloud

 

 

REDEYEBLUE – “Never Say Never” feat. Edo. G

 

REDEYEBLUE links with Boston legend Edo. G for this laidback smooth jam titled “Never Say Never”. Both emcees are quite comfortable here and deliver bravado-laden performance and somewhat insightful lyrics to match.
The beat was produced by e.kwality in Vienna, 4732,363 miles from Cincinnati where Boogie Bang recorded his verse.

 

 

 

Nasz Dawg – “JUST A DREAM”

 

“JUST A DREAM” is a heartfelt and insightful piece by Nasz Dawg who makes his entry on our playlist. The backdrop has a moody and cinematic feel that fits his vivid and evocative lyrics.

 

 

Tayong x Conman Conrad – “Awake”

 

UK emcee Tayong teams up with vocalist Conman Conrad for a reflective and poignant single titled “Awake.” Over a soulful backdrop, he gives the listeners his candid thoughts on the racial and political turmoil going on and its effects.

 

 

Matt Nye – “Pennywise”

 

Matt Nye delivers a solid jam titled “Pennywise” for our list. A somber and punchy track that details his most profound thoughts on life and then some.

 

Nasz Dawg – “GROWN MAN SWAG”

 

Nasz Dawg takes time to reflect on his growth in the life on this heartfelt track titled “GROWN MAN SWAG.” Over a somber and nostalgia-inducing piece, he takes the listeners down memory lane and pours his heart on wax for all to hear and feel.
Get it on Soundcloud

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