Cousin Stizz - Where I Came From

Cousin Stizz is just two days away from releasing his new album, MONDA. The Boston native made a name for himself last year, off the strength of his debut project Suffolk County (which if you never heard, you can download here), and it sounds like he's picking up right where he left off with this dope new leak/visual "Where I Came From."


The title says it all-- if you're wondering where Stizz came from or how he grew up, this video should do the trick, from drug deals to robbery. The song is just as dope as the visual component, with haunting production from Tedd Boyd to pair with Stizz's revealing bars.


Be on the look out for MONDA to impact July 14th. 


Quotable Lyrics:

I knew that one day my day'd come

How 'bout you see where I came from

Nothing on nothing I came from

Problems on problems, I ain't run


Smino - Kajun ft. Jean Deaux & Phoelix

Soulection's favorite singin'-ass rapper Smino returned this week with "Kajun," a new fried chicken-inspired track produced by his right-hand man Monte Booker that features Jean Deaux and Phoelix.. Organized around a smooth electric piano vamp, the song is warm and tender, like a juicy fried chicken wing. 


"Because we all kould use some good ass wings in times like these," Smino wrote of the track. "Wings what you get when you decide to rise above ya situations... how i felt the whole time writing this song."