Your Thursday Mixtape VIII

8 Jul

J. Cole is the first rapper ever signed to Jay-Z’s label RocNation, so that right there should get your attention. He has taken over the internet through mixtapes and is poised to release his new album later this year. [Buy Here]

J. Cole – Who Dat

I’ve told you about Wolf Parade in a previous mixtape, and the more I hear from them, the more I like. Check out this jam. [Buy Here]

Wolf Parade – Oh, You Old thing

Keep reading for even more mp3’s!

While Drake‘s new album might have done great money wise – the critics were torn between it. And for some reason his new single “Fancy” has grown on me so much. [Buy Here]

Drake Ft. T.I. & Swizz Beatz – Fancy

Brandon Flowers has gone solo, and will probably stay that way. His first single is out and his CD will be released in September. Being a (Hot Fuss) Killers fan, I am actually looking forward to hearing more from Brandon.

Brandon Flowers – Crossfire

Just in time for this awful heat of summer, Kid Cudi, Best Coast and Rostam of Vampire Weekend have teamed up for a summer track. Enjoy.

Kid Cudi, Best Coast and Rostam of Vampire Weekend – All Summer

Suckers come from Brooklyn (surprise surprise) and have great building harmonies in their songs. This particular track has a great guitar and reminds me of a Interpol and Fleet Foxes together. Their new album is very nice on a summer day – so go check it out. [Buy Here]

Suckers – Black Sheep

Mashup of the Week: Mashup Germany – “The Wavin’ Flag Mashup” (K’Naan vs Kings of Leon vs Matisyahu vs Whitney Houston vs Counting Crows vs Fettes Brot vs Absolute Beginner vs Xavier Naidoo vs Gentleman vs Jamaram)

Mashup Germany – the wavin flag mashup

Throwback Jam of the Week:

Radiohead – Karma Police

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