High Klassified doubles down on his signature sound with Kanvaz, a remarkable new EP out now on Fool’s Gold. The young producer has taken his crystalline melodies and inventive drum programming from the basements of Laval, Ontario to the farthest reaches of the globe, working with Future and The Weeknd on their hit collab “Comin Out Strong,” Mick Jenkins on his critically acclaimed “Gold” and A-Trak and Lex Luger on the groundbreaking Low Pros collective. But on Kanvaz, HK creates a true world of his own, mixing heavy, video-game inspired instrumentals with gorgeous vocal collaborations featuring Leaf, Da-P and Zach Zoya. Listen now.
FG loves NY! Peep what went down at the first ever Coney Island #FGDAYOFF with Jay Electronica, A-Trak, Flosstradamus, PNB Rock, Trippie Redd and the rest of the legends. (Special shout to Four Loko!) There’s a full photo gallery over on the Fool’s Gold FB, check out some of our favorites after the jump. Read More
Leaf’s debut album Trinity is out now everywhere, featuring summer jam “FWM (Lie To Me),” “Nada” feat Lil Yachty, and many more bad girl anthems. (TroyBoi’s banging remix of “Money” closes it out for good measure.) Listen now!
Leaf’s fierce, empowered lyrics and innovative flow have earned her a spot at the forefront of a new generation of female MCs, praised everywhere from XXL to Vogue, Complex to Nylon. The meticulously-curated 13 tracks on her debut album Trinity (out 8/18) balance biting raps with Leaf’s gorgeous singing voice, honed at NYC’s famous performing arts school LaGuardia. Featuring singles “FWM (Lie To Me),” “Nada” feat. Lil Yachty, along with straight-shooting banger “I Don’t Like You” and irresistible “Weekend,” Leaf collaborated with an all star lineup of producers on Trinity, including Sonny Digital (Future, ILoveMakonnen), Soundz (Jeremih, Rae Sremmurd) and BHarv (Justin Bieber). Preorder the album now to get new single “Gimme Some” and more!
Leaf’s summer jam “FWM” gets even sweatier with new remixes courtesy of Tropkillaz, Love Taps, mOma+Guy, and laki. Dancehall sureshots, banging afrobeats, and uptempo club vibes take the ultra-catchy single in exciting new directions, keeping Leaf at the top of all your party playlists—right where she belongs!
“Feminist rapper Leaf is the baddie best friend you’ll wish you had” – don’t take our word for it, that’s Galore Mag spreading the MBM gospel with a great new Leaf photoshoot / Q&A. Check the whole thing here and bump Leaf’s new “FWM (Lie To Me)” remixes out now everywhere!
Leaf channels vintage Hollywood glam in the new video for “FWM,” the latest tease from her upcoming Trinity album. She teams up once again with director Matt Cohen, who filmed Leaf’s “Nada” clip with Lil Yachty; this time they trade jeep beats for furs and candlelight, without sacrificing an ounce of fierceness.
Leaf is ready to heat up the holidays—and beyond—with her new single “Plate,” out today on Fool’s Gold / RPM MSC. Keeping the momentum rolling from summer bangers “Money” and “Nada” (feat Lil Yachty), “Plate” might be Leaf’s bass-iest, bossiest moment yet. Crank it up, cut yourself a slice, and stay tuned for more on Leaf’s debut Trinity LP out early next year.