The year’s closing quarter gets a bit clearer on the singles side. Gang Starr officially announced the posthumous Guru album we hoped was in the works with the razor-sharp single “Bad Name.” Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge‘s The Midnight Hour flips from quiet storm lull to dance floor dagger on “Harmony.” Noname, Smino, and Saba are an unholy trinity on their debut single as Ghetto Sage. Waldo and Rexx Life Raj turn in a pair of Sango-blessed burners, respectively. And that’s just half the script.
Hear it all in this week’s episode of The Round-Up below. Hit the link to subscribe to Okayplayer’s Spotify channel to keep the heat in rotation.