I heard after first hearing , who may have been recommended by some friends in Istanbul when I was there years ago. This duality in his sounds makes him an interesting catch, one half of me feels hyped by his consistent flow of thoughts while the other half is jamming to his best structure. Ticket info, lineup rumors, and general news welcome. I hear similarities to new Drake, Travis Scott, and maybe Miguel. Let us know if you see something wrong so we can address it. His flow structure reminds me most of Andre 3000, by his fluidity, clever wordplay, and friendly tone, Topaz seems to have it down.
Being a fan of live instrumentation, topaz hits a funky sweet spot with me, somewhere between Prince and Outcast. Kydd Jones is on the comeup! I really appreciated his 21 song collaborative album which seems to take influence from everything like jazz, classic hip hop, and electronic. I heard an orchestral interpretation of by when I was waiting to do an interview at the radio station in Melbourne, Australia. Los Macorinos Party For One Carly Rae Jepsen Ya Rayah Rachid Taha Barra Barra Rachid Taha Revolution Esher Demo The Beatles Malamente Cap. Topaz Jones is a New Jersey based rapper who should be best characterized by his quick witty flows and his love for soul and funk textures. Share your concert experience or comment your favorite song! He was ubiquitous for a while there—flavors and songs from the Maghreb and with a rock and roll attitude.
Yall here for W2 check out this local rapper called Kydd Jones no relation to Topaz. What up yall I'm keeping the tempo moving here, who here knows Topaz Jones? I think I'd seen her live somewhere, maybe with?. An Austin native, born Randall Jones, Kydd has made his way up the ranks, playing solid gigs sharing festival billings under Snoop Dogg, Danny Brown, Nicki Minaj, Skrillex, Ice-T, and Public Enemy. I saw him do a , who toured with and I a few years ago. I've followed her ever since.
The album is pretty sick, far ranging songs from the catchy radio jam Howlin at the Moon to his rap heavy flows on Tropicana. Shout out to his music video all up in downtown Austin! Los Macorinos Mi Tierra Veracruzana Natalia Lafourcade ft. Out of his newer singles I was digging Toothache and Pleasure Pain Passion. I heard Topaz Jones because he was playing Austin City Limits at the same time as us and we were looking for an opening act for the shows we were playing in that area. Totally different from the first album.
Sounds most like Danny Brown imo. His new record is, like I said, dripping in trap. Many of his best records were produced by , from the psychedelic band. Turkey had a serious psychedelic period. I'm sure most hip hop heads would have sniffed him out by now. Share your concert experience or comment your favorite song! Saw he opens for a David Byrne aftershow strangely enough.
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