HipHopDX returns with another edition of New Music Friday Singles coverage featuring new releases from Joey Bada$$, Kanye West, NLE Choppa, EARTHGANG and more.
New Music Friday - Joey Bada$$, Chris Brown, NLE Choppa, EARTHGANG, Russ + More Published on:Jan 13, 2022, 9:58 PM by 0 HipHopDX As we continue to collectively barrel further down the rabbit hole of a month January is, 2022 is already proving to be a year ripe with fresh releases from season artists. In this weeks edition of HipHopDXs New Music Friday Singles coverage, New York MC-turned-actor Joey Bada$$delivers his first release of the year while Russ and EARTHGANG also share their initial offerings of the New Year. Other highlights include new singles from artists such as Chris Brown, NLE Choppa, Murda Beatz featuring Wale and Blxst, Russ and more. Heres the full list of singles released Friday (January 14), below. Joey Bada$$ The Rev3nge Its clear that New York MC Joey Bada$$ has carved out his own lane in acting to the point where 50 Cent paid the young Pro Era founder two million dollars for his talentsin one of his recent productions. Nevertheless, Joey Badda$$ has remained hungry to prove how pure his lyricism is and is dedicating 2022 to exacting The Rev3nge hes plotted on since his 2019 ALL-AMERIKKKAN BADA$$ album. Chris Brown IFFY The solo return of Chris Brown is finally here. Following his 2021 collaborations with artists such as Wale and Mario, CB pops out with his Iffy offering to signal that Breezy Season is on the approach NLE Choppa f. Moneybagg Yo Too Hot Two years after releasing his Top Shotta and From Dark To Light albums, NLE Choppa is set to deliver his Me vs. Me project. Following his recent Caporelease in addition to Jumpin featuring Polo G, NLE Choppa unveils his Moneybagg Yo-assisted Me vs. Me cut Too Hot. EARTHGANG All Eyez On Me As their upcoming Ghetto Gods album approaches, Dreamville-backed artist duo EARTHGANG continues to methodically peel back the layers to the body of work. Building on the polarizing energy of their 2021 American Horror Story single, EARTHGANG leads listeners a step closer to Ghetto Gods with the release of All Eyes on Me. Murda Beatz f. Wale, Blxst One Shot Multi-platinum producer Murda Beatz continued his streak of high-profile placements last year, working with artists such as Trippie Redd and Shordie Shordie for their fan-favorite Memory Lane project. Moving to start off 2022 in the same vein, Murda Beatz enlists Wale and Blxst for his One Shot banger. Sledgren f. Wiz Khalifa, Larry June Chill With Me Longtime Taylor Gang producer Sledgren is set to deliver his own release after lending a hand on Wiz Khalifa and Cardos Wiz Got Wings project last month. Serving as the follow-up to last years instrumental tapes Enigma and Sagittarius Luv 2, Sledgren gets Larry June to assist Wiz and himself in rolling out his Chill With Me single. J.I.D f. 21 Savage, Baby Tate Surround Sound Aside from the massive feature he provided for American pop rock band Imagine Dragons on their ENEMY hit, J.I.D kept a low profile in 2021. However, J.I.D has elected to provide fans with some new Surround Sound to start 2022 with the help of 21 Savage and Baby Tate ahead of the release of his upcoming album The Forever Story his first release since DiCaprio 2 in 2018. Russ Remember Independent rap juggernaut Russ continues to fumble through his deep bag of material following the release of his Hip Hop-heavy Chomp 2 album last month. Tapping into the nostalgic and romantic moments of his journey thus far, Russ moves into an R&B pocket on Remember. Tyla Yaweh f. Trippie Redd, PNB Rock Do No Wrong After closing out 2021 with his Morray-leaning Hands Up release following a hectic festival circuit which included performances at Rolling Loud and Day n Vegas, Tyla Yaweh is starting 2022 by rolling out the follow-up to his 2019 Heart Full Of Rage project. Joining forces with Trippie Redd and PNB Rock, Tyla Yaweh can Do No Wrong on the lead single from his upcoming RAGER BOY album. Johan Lenox f. RMR No One Gets Me Johan Lenox may be gearing up for WDYWTBWYGU, his debut solo project this March, but that hasnt stopped the esteemed singer/producer from giving fans something to satisfy his fans hunger. After releasing You Up? featuring Ant Clemons, the Los Angeles-based producer has just come forward with No One Gets Me which includes the mysterious and masked RMR. Young Roddy Weed & Pussy Jet Life co-founder Young Roddy is firm in his belief in his faith and is set to demonstrate so with his upcoming album. Celebrating the design of the devine ahead of his Never Question God album, Young Roddy marvels in the majestic nature of Woman and Pussy on his first release of the year. Read more