MP3: Filip Filipi - "Mansions on the Moon" f/ Big City Chaser
It's been a year but Canadian rapper/producer Filip Filipi is back and we're kicking off #FilipiWednesdays with "Big City Chaser" which features Pharrell and Diplo's favorite band, Mansions on the Moon. The Jonathan Lee produced song fuses hip-hop with an indie vibe to create something that is sure to be an end of the year hit.
This is the first installment of our latest series called #FilipiWednesdays, where we'll be releasing a new track every Wednesday for the next four weeks, all leading up to the release of Filipi's upcoming project. Artwork by Marko S.
Iconic rap duo OutKast is undoubtedly one of Atlanta's crowning jewels. Their classic album Aquemini featured timeless musical gems like "Rosa Parks" and "SpottieOttieDopaliscious" that made listeners revision the rap music landscape.
Now, Boston-bred emcee and Atlanta transplant Session is merging his East Coast leanings with his Down South learnings to transform the sound of indie underground hip hop.
"GoodTyme" reworks OutKast's "Synthesizer" into a slinky, cinematic-sounding posse cut where Session and fellow rappers A.Ware, Jay and Zulu Faz to use their imaginative rhymes to set musical scenes that depict what it's like to be young black man who's working hard and playing even harder.
"GoodTyme" appears on Session's upcoming mixtape album 20/20 Vision. Executive produced by Kaotiq Simfoni, the project also features appearances from legendary Boston emcee Akrobatik, B.S'mone, MegaBoy Alpha, and Rega and production by Biz20 and MegaBoy Alpha.
20/20 Vision will be available to stream and download October 20, 2011.