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Audio: Suuth's 'The Hiatus Mixtape'


South African hip-hop producer Suuth stumbled onto our radar with his jazz-tinged IGN: Simplicity EP, which made the young beatmaker sound like Pretoria's brightest Nujabes scholar. On The Hiatus, Suuth enlists an international crew of rappers to spit over his throwback instrumentals. The tape features appearances from Azon Blaze (USA), Mic Reign (Canada), Core Wreckah (Lesotho), Getto Street Familiez (South Africa), and more. Stream standout track "Motherland" w/ Azon Blaze below and grab The Hiatus Mixtape in its entirety.

AZON BLAZE - Motherland (Prod. by Suuth) by Suuth (slumREC®)

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9 Black Electronic Musicians You Should Be Listening To

Featuring DJ Lag, Spellling, Nozinja, Klein, LSDXOXO and more.

We know that Black queer DJs from the Midwest are behind the creation of house and dance music. Yet, a look at the current electronic scene will find it terribly whitewashed and gentrified, with the current prominent acts spinning tracks sung by unnamed soulful singers from time to time. Like many art forms created by Black people all over the world, the industry hasn't paid homage to its pioneers, despite the obvious influence they have. Thankfully, the independent music scene is thriving with many Black acts inspired by their forefathers and mothers who are here to revolutionize electronic music. Here are a list of the ones you should check out:

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