As the 'Oz Boy' cover art suggests, Ides makes music about selling drugs in Australia. After a few years bubbling below the surface, he's finally dropped his first project, and it displays a fully-formed style and unique musical identity, packaging witty and vivid street bars in a flamboyant, expressive vocal delivery.
Rap music is in the era of the Baby.
Ivy Sole raps like freedom is in reach.
Against great odds, the best rapper in the country has delivered perhaps his finest collection yet.
Some of my favourite recent albums.
If this doesn’t get you nodding your head within the first ten seconds, turn it off. You don’t deserve it.
Future's 2015 mixtape '56 Nights' is now on streaming services. For my money, it's his best and perhaps the BEST TRAP TAPE OF ALL TIME.
And you can't duck this smoke.
That’s not a fake accent, this is a fake accent.
UPDATE: Turns out this guy is a rapist. This is crazy. Unlike anything I’ve heard. It’s like hardcore-rap meets jungle with a phat ass beat that almost ends up sounding like The Prodigy. The punk aesthetic has been co-opted a lot by rappers in recent years - usually in a completely shallow way e.g. Carti … Continue reading Ize