Spotlighting the Producers Behind Drake’s Certified Lover Boy (CLB)

The past week has been huge for hip-hop, with Kanye West finally releasing Donda, and now Drake just dropping his new album Certified Lover Boy. Drake and CLB immediately broke Apple Music’s records for the most-streamed album in a day and 2021’s most-streamed artist in a day. Initially teased back in October 2020, the highly anticipated project features 21 tracks with features from Jay-Z, Lil Baby, Giveon, 21 Savage, Travis Scott, and many … Continue reading Spotlighting the Producers Behind Drake’s Certified Lover Boy (CLB)

Spotlighting The Up and Coming Producers Featured On Donda

With the release of Donda on August 29th, we’ve all been exposed to new sounds and styles that have been crystallised and brought to the forefront of music by Kanye West. Naturally, Donda features some of the biggest producers of our time, such as Mike Dean, Cubeatz, Digital Nas, Ronny J, Wheezy, Boi-1da, and, of course, Kanye West himself. But the roster of musicians and … Continue reading Spotlighting The Up and Coming Producers Featured On Donda

Lucid Monday Magazine Issue 02 has arrived! (ORDER NOW!)

The Lucid Monday Magazine Issue 02 has arrived. Become Familiar with the faces who are responsible for your favorite experiences. ORDER HERE Issue 02 Features: Sam GellaitryKieferMedasinTennysonMontell2099ChromonicciKaelin EllisTek.LunLondon CyrSG Kid HazelSara Kawai Included in the magazine is a QR code to access the LM Sample Pack Vol. 3, curated by Dilip, Otxhello, Bandoum, Olswel, Ini, EXPLORE, Omari Jazz, Kas & Sui.luj. Continue reading Lucid Monday Magazine Issue 02 has arrived! (ORDER NOW!)

Kiefer Releases Fourth Album When There’s Love Around

At midnight on August 27th, California native Kiefer Shackleford, better known as Kiefer, released his highly anticipated album When There’s Love Around. Boasting twelve absolutely solid tracks, this is Kiefer’s fourth full-length album. In an interview with his record label, Stones Throw Records, Kiefer stated that the album is made up of two parts; the first evokes feelings of unimportance and stress while the second, … Continue reading Kiefer Releases Fourth Album When There’s Love Around

quickly, quickly Releases Anticipated Album The Long and Short of It

In the early hours of August 20th, quickly, quickly released his highly anticipated 11-track album The Long and Short of It. quickly, quickly, real name Graham Jonson, played and produced just about every sound that listeners hear, in addition to writing his own emotive lyrics. It’s obvious that this album was born out of Jonson’s passion for music and love, and we encourage you to … Continue reading quickly, quickly Releases Anticipated Album The Long and Short of It

quickly, quickly Releases Video for New Track “I Am Close to the River”

As we get closer and closer to the release date of quickly, quickly’s upcoming album The Long and Short of It, our anticipation only increases with his release of “I Am Close to the River.” With visuals from young legends Jak Bannon, Kyle McKenzie, Egle Saka, and Anna Chandler, the trippy graphics match up nicely with quickly’s acoustic, indie, and psychedelic sound. We’re really happy … Continue reading quickly, quickly Releases Video for New Track “I Am Close to the River”

Instupendo Releases Debut Album Love Power A-to-Z

Instupendo, otherwise known as Aidan Peterson, has just released his debut album Love Power A-to-Z. The album showcases Instupendo’s unique vocals and production, while every song features a plethora of interesting textures. The vocals are ear catching, and the metallic, yet bubbly and dreamy production makes one imagine blossoming flowers in a futuristic world. The only other producer credited on the album is Oli XL, … Continue reading Instupendo Releases Debut Album Love Power A-to-Z

Slip or Drip Episode 1 Premiere

Welcome to Lucid Monday’s first ever episode of Slip or Drip, where producers have to make beats without hearing them. Watch the video HERE! Join the Lucid Monday Discord: https://discord.gg/xQspThf Follow Dilip for more: https://soundcloud.com/dilipvenkatesh https://www.instagram.com/dilip/ Follow Otxhello for more: https://soundcloud.com/othellohou https://www.instagram.com/otxhellomusic/ Follow Mathaius Young for more: https://soundcloud.com/mathaiusyoung https://www.instagram.com/mathaiusyung/ Follow Menoh for more: https://soundcloud.com/menohbeats https://www.instagram.com/menohbeats/ Discover more Lucid Monday: https://www.soundcloud.com/lucidmonday https://twitter.com/lucid_monday https://www.instagram.com/lucidmonday/ https://www.facebook.com/lucidmonday Continue reading Slip or Drip Episode 1 Premiere

Makzo Releases Debut Album Wanderlust With Chillhop Music

Zack Mortimer, better known by his stage name Makzo, has just released his full length debut album Wanderlust. The Toronto-native artfully blends sounds from old school hip-hop, jazz, and lo-fi, taking inspiration from the likes of J Dilla, Mr. Carmack, and more. Wanderlust is now out through Chillhop Music, a platform and label primarily promoting lo-fi and jazzy hip-hop. In an interview with Chillhop, Makzo … Continue reading Makzo Releases Debut Album Wanderlust With Chillhop Music

Ambezza Releases New Soundpack “FACETS” On Splice

Multi-platinum producer Ambezza has just teamed up with Splice to release his very first sound pack “FACETS.” The pack, which boasts 134 sounds, including melodies, drums and presets, was released in early July. Ambezza, whose real name is Mathias Daniel Liyew, is widely known for co-producing smash hits such as “Life is Good” by Future and Drake, “POP STAR” by DaBaby, as well as working … Continue reading Ambezza Releases New Soundpack “FACETS” On Splice