RTEE, ANDA Collaborate For The Single “What are you waiting for?”

The Black Label’s DJ and producer RTEE and singer ANDA has collaborated for the song “뭘 기다리고 있어 (What You Waiting For)” released yesterday. RTEE mixed his unique EDM pop sounds with the vocals of ANDA, the first artist under another YG sub-label, YGX. As one of the first collaborations between The Black Label and YGX, RTEE and ANDA participated in an interview and talked … Continue reading RTEE, ANDA Collaborate For The Single “What are you waiting for?”

Code Kunst Drops New Single “XI”

One of Code Kunst’s most popular, and personal favorite song in his sophomore album “Muggles Mansion” is “X”. And as a testament to his personal connection to it, he releases a new single following it up, “XI”. The new single was released yesterday and is made up of two tracks. “XI” still features the singer Lee Hi who Code Kunst has previously worked with. The … Continue reading Code Kunst Drops New Single “XI”

A Trip Down Memory Lane with Epik High While in YG

At the start of October, we were welcomed with the news that Epik High has decided not to renew their contract with YG Entertainment. This means that their 7-year relationship has ended and that they would move on to new opportunities. Tablo first signed to YG, the only label that had the faith in him despite the scandals he went through before. Shortly after his … Continue reading A Trip Down Memory Lane with Epik High While in YG

The Future of YG and YGX

In an interview released in May, YG Entertainment’s head Yang Hyunsuk mentioned HIGHGRND in his plans for this year. No word about what will happen to the artists. In an earlier entry we made, we enumerated what we thought would be HIGHGRND’s predicament. Following news that YG Entertainment’s operating profit has decreased, the label has greeted PSY’s end of contract added with the fact that BIGBANG, … Continue reading The Future of YG and YGX

Dress Finally Makes Comeback with “Haynie”

Producer DRESS made his debut in 2015 with a single featuring Lydia Paek called “Emotion”. Afterwards, the producer moved to YG and joined the first lineup of artists and producers under The Black Label. DRESS was known as producers for various Show Me The Money 5 singles by YG Team and NCT’s Mark’s “두고가” in Highschool Rapper. After departing from YG, DRESS is back with … Continue reading Dress Finally Makes Comeback with “Haynie”

Epik High Collaborates With Sekai No Owari

Epik High, our favorite Korean hiphop unit in the history of forever, has finally released their collaboration with the Japanese band, Sekai No Owari. Both groups have been known to be fans of each other. Sekai no Owari and visited Korea in 2016 with and mentioned they would like to work with Epik High. In 2017, Epik High attended the band’s concert in Korea and … Continue reading Epik High Collaborates With Sekai No Owari

TPA Drops First Single Under NHR x Liquid State

TPA, a DJ under both Natural High Records and Liquid State has released his newest single “Combo” yesterday, March 26th. The single is a collaboration between TPA, Seungri and Chinese artists Al Rocco and Ivy. Al Rocco has already worked with the artists from NHR since 2016. TPA, along with other DJs under Seungri’s label, Natural High Records, will soon embark in another tour just … Continue reading TPA Drops First Single Under NHR x Liquid State

This Week Went Hard With Songs from Ja Mezz, Cheetah, Part Time Cooks and Kid Milli

Some artists come out with exceptional musicality. Sometimes, we follow others for their names, their achievements, their network. Others follow people because of the “aesthetics”. But this week, we’re following some people because of what they just recently delivered. And we must aay. All of them were LIT (in one way or another)! JA MEZZ Ja Mezz is set to release his new LP on … Continue reading This Week Went Hard With Songs from Ja Mezz, Cheetah, Part Time Cooks and Kid Milli

SONY and Tencent Team Up for New EDM Label “Liquid State”, Includes DJs TPA, Glory, Junkilla, Seungri and More!

Yesterday, through MTV Asia, news came out that a new music label has been founded, connecting Western and Asian artists focused on EDM. Liquid State is an EDM label formed by Sony Music Entertainment and Tencent usic Entertainment and was officially launched in January 31st in Hong Kong. This venture aims to raise Asian and other international artists in the music scene. The roster of … Continue reading SONY and Tencent Team Up for New EDM Label “Liquid State”, Includes DJs TPA, Glory, Junkilla, Seungri and More!

Epik High Comes Back With 9th Album, Concert On The Way

October 23 marks not just only Epik High’s 14th anniversary in the music scene, but also the release of their 9th studio album “We’ve Done Something Wonderful”. The three have been relatively inactive this year revealing that they were finishing songs for this new album. There were some appearances in foreign and local festivals, Mithra being host for MBC’s “Opening Night”. Tablo was also reported … Continue reading Epik High Comes Back With 9th Album, Concert On The Way