With only 21 days left in 2021, Houston artists deliver across all genres with projects that make good arguments for some of the best releases of the year. Lil ‘Keke, Slim Thug, Z-Ro and Sauce Walka have released a brand new Houston anthem, and Jamestown Revival features their latest single, “Working On Love”.
Here’s some brand new music from Houston artists this week.
Lou Ridley, Angel / Outlaw
Lou Ridley’s long-awaited second effort, Angel / Outlaw details a story of heartbreak and a journey to recovery. Not only does Lou showcase her singing abilities, but her songwriting skills take the stage as she carries her soul on the 6 track EP.
The $, The $ is more
Ahead of his new album, Houston artist Le $ released a 6-track EP, The $ is more. Filled with sweet waves, the laid-back, lifestyle rapper gives fans a taste of his beloved signature ahead of the release of his highly anticipated sound. E30 LP.
Lil Keke with Z-Ro, Walka Sauce and Slim Thug, “We From Texas”
Every few years our Houston OG reminds us of the great pride they have in hailing the Lone Star State. Houston’s latest all-star anthem comes from Lil Keke, Z-Ro, Slim Thug and Sauce Walka. Foursome rap through a contagious rhythm, specifying that the South is the epicenter of hip-hop.
Megan Thee Stallion with Jimmy Fallon and Ariana Grande, “Masked Christmas”
The H-Town Hottie knows exactly how to get her point across, and this time around, she enlisted Ariana Grande and her longtime comedic collaborator, Jimmy Fallon for a new track, “Masked Christmas,” to make sure everything the world is spending a safe holiday in COVID-19 season.
Jamestown Revival, “Working on Love”
A native of Montgomery County, Jamestown Revival worked to become true artists in Houston. Produced by Robert Ellis, their next project is a meticulous work of art that focuses less on instrumentation on the art, as evidenced by songs like “Working On Love”.
Dende, Pregnancy Pack
Houston artist Dende is making a name for himself after being named one of the SXSW artists of 2021. The multi-faceted musician recently released a new EP, Pregnancy Pack, filled with sultry R&B vibes that are perfect for chilling out.
BigZay, “Bonita Applebum”
A unique variation of the iconic A Tribe Called Quest track, BigZay gives the classic a Houston twist. On the vibey and sensual track, BigZay delivers his verses in a breathless whisper that almost sounds like a sweet rhyme.