ESENS IS BACK

That’s it. That’s the title. And maybe that’s all there should be on this day. Rapper Esens has been in the spotlight for so long, from feuds, to diss tracks, to going to jail because of marijuana use, to releasing one of the BEST albums while serving time, to coming back and being active under a rising hiphop label. There is no question about his … Continue reading ESENS IS BACK

Esens Releases New Single Ahead of New Album

We can’t deny. If there is any much awaited, much anticipated and much sought after album from any Korean hiphop artist right now, it’s the one from Esens. And the waiting game has started. The rapper released his newest single yesterday called “그XX아들같이” which was first teased in his appearance in Hiphopplaya’s 내일의숙취2 with Bassagong and BLNK. Esens is expected to release his most awaited … Continue reading Esens Releases New Single Ahead of New Album

XXX Drops New Single “수작”, Announces Language Release

After Esens’ new single released yesterday, his hoobaes XXX are next with the release of their single “수작” today. Their single is made available on all major music portals for purchase, including Spotify. Along with its release, Beasts And Natives Alike also announced that XXX’s upcoming album “Language” will be available for pre-order on the 18th, and released on the 28th. Continue reading XXX Drops New Single “수작”, Announces Language Release

XXX Drops New Single “Just Like” Ahead of Album “Language”

After being pushed back multiple times, duo XXX will finally be releasing their first full album in November this year. Today, they released their single “Just Like” to tease everyone and be ready. “Just Like” follows the duo’s electronic and heavy bass style. This track was what they performed at The Selects Show during the New York Fashion Week. XXX released their first EP “Kyomi” … Continue reading XXX Drops New Single “Just Like” Ahead of Album “Language”

Beasts And Natives Alike Release Remix Album Celebrating DJ Soulscape’s Anniversary

DJ Soulscape has been in the game for so long, starting underground with Master Plan. His albums have become staples and popular all throughout his career. To celebrate his anniversary in the scene, Soulscape, along with the members of Beasts and Natives Alike released a remake of his album “Lovers” released back in 2005. The remake album “Lovers” dropped on August 13th and is made … Continue reading Beasts And Natives Alike Release Remix Album Celebrating DJ Soulscape’s Anniversary

[TRANS] Pony Music Interview With XXX at the Trans Musicales Festival

Although not entirely popular intheir homeland, Beasts And Natives Alike have found their artists in a more international light of fame. Namely, producer-MC unit, XXX. In 2017, the duo, became part of the Trans Musicales Festival in France. A few months have gone by but we found an interview with them on French Radio show, Pony Express shared back in February. The interview is in … Continue reading [TRANS] Pony Music Interview With XXX at the Trans Musicales Festival

XXX Releases New Single “What You Want” Ahead of Album

On February 7th, hiphop duo XXX (made up of producer and DJ FRNK and rapper Kim Ximya) released a new single ahead of their upcoming album “Language”. “뭐 어쩔까 그럼 (What You Want) was released yesterday and made available on all Korean music portals for digital download. The news was announced through Beasts And Natives’ newsletter (be sure to subscribe!). They also revealed XXX’s official … Continue reading XXX Releases New Single “What You Want” Ahead of Album

Balming Tiger Drops First EP “Balming Tiger vol.1 : 虎媄304”

Balming Tiger is our favorite mix of producer-MC, but this time, more than just two members. They are made up of a group of young musicians in Seoul. The members are producers Sanyawn, Abyss, No Identity, rapper Byungun, Jan’qui and Euni. And yesterday, January 24th, they released their first EP “Balming Tiger vol.1 : 虎媄304”. Continue reading “Balming Tiger Drops First EP “Balming Tiger vol.1 : 虎媄304””

Kim Ximya, Son Daehyun Mixtape “Moonshine” Up for Pre-Order, Teases WIth Baggage Claim (Demo)

Beasts And Natives Alike have finally revealed the plans for the collaboration mixtape between rapper Kim Ximya and producer D. Sanders called Moonshine. Yesterday, a demo version for the track “Baggage Claim” was released through Soundcloud. It is co-produced by DJ Soulscape is expected to be part of the mixtape. Today, BANA has opened pre-orders for the mixtape on major sites including the Hiphopplaya store. … Continue reading Kim Ximya, Son Daehyun Mixtape “Moonshine” Up for Pre-Order, Teases WIth Baggage Claim (Demo)

KUONECHAN x Fisher Collab EP “Format” Released, Know More About The Singer

Vocal singer KUONECHAN and producer Fisher has come together and produced a collaboration EP called “Format” released yesterday and made available through online music portals. This EP is part of the debut plans of KUONECHAN. Fisher is a producer that is also part of the crew WYBH including Giriboy, DNOPF and others.  Format  처음  Long Time No  기다려  결(Interlude)  조울 KUONECHAN is no newbie when … Continue reading KUONECHAN x Fisher Collab EP “Format” Released, Know More About The Singer

October Concerts & Shows

Defend Dokdo Hiphop Festival One of the biggest hiphop festivals in South Korea is back and happening on October 8th, the Defend Dokdo Hiphop Festival happening in Daegu. The line up this year features a lot of big names including Just Music, Indigo Music, ADV, H1GHR Music, Hi-Lite Records, MKIT RAIN and BANA (XXX & Esens). Watch the video below! Tickets are available here . The … Continue reading October Concerts & Shows