Holy Sh*t You Need To Watch Anderson .Paak's NPR Tiny Desk Concert

.Paak continues to remind us why he’s one of the most exciting artists in the game.

NPR has been killing it with their Tiny Desk Concert series for a while now, but Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals just took things to a whole new level.

In the midst of a banner year for .Paak, he and his group The Free Nationals stopped by the NPR studio to inject some soul into the lives of a lucky few. After kicking things off with perfectly stripped-down performances of “Come Down,” “Heart Don’t Stand A Chance” and “Put Me Thru,” all found on .Paak’s critically acclaimed Malibu album (aka the best of the year, so far), the group decided to to let the audience select the finale, which led to an incredibly smooth rendition of Anderson and Knxwledge’s collaborative track, “Suede.”

Seriously, holy shit, you need to to press play...



Sarkodie, Offset Jim & ALEMEDA: Best of the Week

Sarkodie, Offset Jim, and ALEMEDA, among others, had the best new songs on Audiomack this week.



The Miami-bred artist is a Trojan horse in today's underground rap landscape.


Fenix Flexin Learned How to Inspire Himself

In a post-Shoreline Mafia world, rapper Fenix Flexin has found peace within himself. He breaks it down for Audiomack World.

Click here if the above video isn't displayed.

As is the norm with his must-see live performances, .Paak not only sings and raps, but also masterfully mans the drums throughout, upholding jazzy tempos while laying down smokey vocals and soulful lyrics. To write that Anderson .Paak is currently expanding what we expect from hip-hop and R&B isn't hyperbole; in fact, it's an understatement.

Take 15 minutes and 37 seconds out of your day and soak up some dopeness. 

By Brent Bradley. Follow him on Twitter. 

Photo Credit: NPR



Holy Sh*t, Gucci Mane Performed a Tiny Desk Concert for NPR

It's not the best performance of 2016, but it's a performance that could only happen in 2016.


Holy Sh*t You Need to Watch Clipping.'s "Back Up" Video

Maybe don’t watch this one alone in the dark.


Holy Sh*t You Need to Watch D.R.A.M.'s Yachty-Less "Broccoli" Performance on CONAN

The Virginia native's ascension to stardom seems inevitable at this point.


Holy Sh*t You Need To Watch DJ Shadow & Run The Jewels' "Nobody Speak" Video

The legendary producer/DJ brings out Run The Jewels for glorious, Funny Or Die-premiered visuals.