MUST HEAR: Jay Rock Featuring Black Hippy – “Vice City”

There are only a handful of rap collectives who can say every member brings something unique and equally high quality to the table. Among them, Black Hippy is arguably the most successful of the bunch. From Kendrick Lamar and Schoolboy Q, to the continuing rise of Ab-Soul and Jay Rock, this group has all the […]

Action Bronson Releases ‘Blue Chips 2’ Trailer

Action Bronson’s sixteen track collaboration with producer Party Supplies, Blue Chips, was an absolute monster of a mixtape that dominated certain Under The Gun staffers’ listening sessions around its debut back in early 2012, so the anticipation surrounding the New York rapper’s forthcoming Blue Chips 2 has reached new heights as Bronson has released a […]

REVIEW: Danny Brown – ‘Old’

Artist: Danny Brown Album: Old Genre: Rap Label: Fool’s Gold Records Danny Brown is arguably the most versatile rapper in the game right now. Rather than catering to one sect of hip-hop’s scene, the Detroit native has proven time and time again his ability to craft high quality street stories alongside erratic party music. While […]

LISTEN: Danny Brown ft. A$AP Rocky – “Kush Coma”

The finished version of Danny Brown’s “Kush Coma,” which features A$AP Rocky, has just been premiered and can be heard here. “Kush Coma” is off of Brown’s upcoming album, OLD, which will be coming out around mid-August. As Brown announced via Twitter, the rest of the album will feature a handful of artists, including Freddie Gibbs, […]

Is Action Bronson Signed To Top Dawg Entertainment?

In the past hour UTG has watched the Tweets come in from Top Dawg Entertainment members ScHoolboy Q and Ab-Soul. They have welcomed XXL 2013 Freshman class leader Action Bronson to the family. TDE’s president, Punch, has yet to confirm if Bronson signed with the label so now we play the waiting game. Check out […]

STREAM: Ab-Soul Ft. Mac Miller – “The End Is Near”

Top Dawg Entertainment rapper, Ab-Soul, invited Pittsburgh native Mac Miller onto his new track, “The End Is Near.” Head through to take “The End Is Near” for a couple spins and let Under The Gun Review know if the duo pulled off this song. No word yet if this track will surface on Ab-Soul’s forthcoming […]

ScHoolboy Q Hints At Potential Rap Supergroup Including Ab-Soul, A$AP Rocky, and Danny Brown

XXL recently had an interview with LA-based rapper ScHoolboy Q about his upcoming full length, Oxymoron, when he dropped a major bomb – he plans on including some of Oxymoron‘s featured artists in a new supergroup. Don’t take our word for it though, here’s a snippet of what ScHoolboy Q had to say. “…As of […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Mac Miller Ft Ab-Soul – “All The Time” (Produced by Chuck Inglish)

Mac Miller is coming through in the new year with fire. His new song “All The Time”, featuring Ab-Soul, is produced by former Cool Kids member Chuck Inglish and packs a serious punch. Watch out for Miller’s forthcoming sophomore album, Watching Movies With The Sound Off, to drop this year. UTG has no clue if […]

Danny Brown Reveals New Title, Collaborators For ‘XXX’ Followup

Big day for Danny Brown. You know, that rapper from Detroit. He was almost in G-Unit? Uh… he’s the one with the hair… and the teeth (or lack thereof)? Yeah, the gross sexual one! Love that guy. In a yet-to-be-run interview on Pitchfork – I guess they didn’t want to sit on this scoop? – […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Kendrick Lamar Ft Jay Rock, Ab-Soul & Schoolboy Q – “Swimming Pools (Drank)” (Black Hippy Remix)

Less than twenty-four hours before his major label debut arrives in stores, another new Kendrick Lamar remix has found its way online. Marking the second “Black Hippy remix” to hit from the Good Kid, m.A.A.d City tracks, the latest take on “Swimming Pools (Drank)” features Kendrick going in alongside Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, and Schoolboy Q. I […]

STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Kendrick Lamar Ft. Ab-Soul & Jay Rock – “The Heart Pt. 3”

The art of storytelling from Kendrick Lamar and the TDE crew continues here on Under The Gun. Lamar has released a new joint featuring Ab-Soul & Jay Rock called “The Heart Pt. 3” and can be streamed and downloaded through the jump. This song does not appear on his debut album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, […]