Aloha! After bringing their Tha Yod Fahim album, Your Old Droog and Tha God Fahim reunite on their new track, “Blue Hawaiian”. Over a laid back and funky production by Mono En Stereo and Dan The Man, the two lyricists trade nostalgic bars in anticipation of their next YOD album. Stay tuned.
We have lift off. Your Old Droog takes his raps above and beyond with a new track in anticipation of his next album. Clocking in over five minutes, Droog unleashes endless raps and effortless flow over a sonic-infused production. Stay tuned.
Uggh, nice watch. Your Old Droog punches the clock with his new album, Time, his first solo project of the year. Clocking in at 15 tracks, the Brooklyn rapper vents on the come up on “So High” and trades raps with the late MF DOOM over the “Dropout Boogie“. Guests who check in include Blu … Read moreAlbum: Your Old Droog ‘Time’
This is not a weed song. Your Old Droog is overjoyed with life for his first solo record of the year, “So High”. Clouded in a jazzy soundbed, the Brooklyn rapper reflects on life changing moments from his past with his exceptional storytelling skills. The track follows his most recent track “The Glitch” featuring Edan … Read moreYour Old Droog “So High”
It’s game time. Your Old Droog and Tha God Fahim take it to the house for their latest collaborative album, Tha YOD Fahim. Blessed with 14 tracks full of NBA references, the dynamic all-star duo kick off the show with their Nottz-produced “Slam Dunk Contest” featuring Pharoahe Monch. Other tracks include “Charles Barkley”, “Mailman”, “Disney … Read moreNew Album: Your Old Droog, Tha God Fahim ‘Tha YOD Fahim”
Perfect score. After arriving with Tha Wolf On Wall Street, Your Old Droog and Tha God Fahim are now polishing their follow-up LP, Tha YOD Fahim for Friday (Feb. 19). Assisted with Nottz’ funky and hard-hitting beat, Your Old Droog tips off the cipher with an untouchable opening verse. Tha God Fahim drives through the … Read moreYour Old Droog, Tha God Fahim Ft. Pharoahe Monch “Slam Dunk Contest”
We talked with Your Old Droog about his new album, working with artists like Mach-Hommy and Tha God Fahim, and exploring his Eastern European roots in his music. Droog in Russian means “friend.” Last year, Your Old Droog released Jewelry, an intimate album that explored the Brooklyn rapper’s Jewish roots. Story raps like “Generations” felt … Read moreYour Old Droog Believes He’s Accomplished Something No Rapper Has Ever Done…
The Round-Up playlist is Okayplayer’s weekly haul of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set features new music from Mach-Hommy, Steve Lacy, Cleo Reed, Madison McFerrin, Your Old Droog, and more. Scroll through selections from our latest sequence below and subscribe to Okayplayer’s Spotify channel today. Your Old Droog … Read moreBest Songs of The Week: ft. Steve Lacy, Madison McFerrin, and More
Your Old Droog explores his origin roots on his latest project, Dump YOD: Krutoy Edition. Here, the Brooklyn-based rapper reflects on immigrating to the states (“Ukraine“), showcases his keen lyrics “Pravda“, and embraces his heritage on the standout “Kyrgyzstan“. At 12 tracks, guests include Mach-Hommy, who appears on three tracks, as well as EI-P, Black … Read moreNew Album: Your Old Droog ‘Dump YOD: Krutoy Edition’
In anticipation of his Dump YOD: Krutoy Edition on Friday, December 5, Your Old Droog dumps off another one. Over a beat by Messiah Musikmm, Droog takes it to Kyrgyzstan for his latest bundle of thought-provoking raps referencing the game, politics, and Black culture.