Silicon Valley: The Soundtrack is available now.

PREMIERE: Hudson Mohawke Flies With “Passports,” Plus Darnell Williams Gets “BLOWN”

The industrial trap sounds of Hudson Mohawke‘s “Passports” hit you square in the chest with synthesized bell stabs and megaton bass. Mohawke is joined on the cut by Forest Hills, Queens’ Remy Banks, who hops on and delivers a chorus to let you know know his agenda: “I just copped a flight/ Soon as I touch down in your city, I’ma need that green to keep me high.” The song will be included on Mass Appeal Records’ upcoming soundtrack to HBO’s Silicon Valley.

It’s a concentrated blast from Mohawke, the Scottish producer whose Lanterns album was a highlight of 2015 and who has racked up credits working with artists including Kanye West, Pusha T, A$AP Rocky and ANOHNI. On “Passports” he’s joined by Banks, who lets us know about his international travels and what he gets up to overseas, rapping, “From dollars to pounds/ Pounds to euros/ Euros to yen/ We keepin’ it thorough/ We flyin’ again.”

Another addition to the Silicon Valley soundtrack is “BLOWN” from Darnell Williams, the L.A.-based MC and director. Taking it to higher levels like Erlich Bachman, “BLOWN” is a horn-heavy banger with crazy lines like, “Wipe my ass opinions/ Despicable as a Minion/ Pulling MILFs at Pavillions/ As old as Kimora Simmons/ And as thick as the plot is gettin’.” He also let’s us know feelings on Ubers—his driver ratings must be crazy low.

Time to break out the nice speakers for this one, and maybe a little something extra, too.

“Passports,” “Blown” and the other tracks from the Silicon Valley soundtrack will be released next week on June 23 through Mass Appeal Records. You can pre-order it here. Catch a new episode of Silicon Valley this Sunday at 10 p.m. (EST) on HBO.

Related Posts

Music
Music

Too $hort and Meter Mobb Fire Up “You Came To Party”

Music
Music

The Wu-Tang Clan Strikes Again With “Don’t Stop”

Music
Music

Oneohtrix Point Never And Hudson Mohawke Join ANOHNI on Uplifting Single “PARADISE”

Music
Music

Stream ‘Silicon Valley: The Soundtrack,’ Featuring Nas, Run the Jewels, Wu-Tang and More

Music
Music

DJ Shadow & Nas’ “Systematic” Launches the ‘Silicon Valley’ Soundtrack

Ad

Latest News

lebron-james-trump Sports

Sorry, Not Sorry: LeBron Doubles Down On His Ethering of Trump

“What did I call him? Let me hear you say it”
weed job News

Of Course There’s a LinkedIn For Weed

The green economy keeps booming
the game Photography

Contact High: Photographer Patrick Hoelck Visits The Game on His Home Turf

“He was always on.”
Protesters Trump's travel ban News

Trump Announces New Travel Ban So it Doesn’t Appear So Bigoted

But it still is
Saipher Soze Music Video

PREMIERE: Saipher Soze “God Body” Video

“The kid's still sharper than Hitori Hanzos”
Puerto Rico Devastation News

Trump Tweeted 16 Times About NFL Protests, Not Once About The Crisis In Puerto Rico

Priorities
a digital rendering of the forthcoming universal hip hop museum News

Universal Hip Hop Museum Gets Waterfront Location in the Bronx

Back to where it all began
Migos News

Migos and Ed Sheeran Are Ringing In the ‘TRL’ Reboot

The show returns next month
torii-wolfe-dj-premier Features

Hatin’ on Premo

“If you put me in a box... you don’t know me or my history.”
pierre-bourne Video

Open Space: Pi’erre Bourne

One of ATL's hottest producers returns to his second home
thirstin howl iii poses for photographer tom gould with his son for their book bury me with the lo on Style

Thirstin Howl III on Polo Ralph Lauren’s Stadium and P-Wing Reissues

The Skillionaire speaks on Ralph's big day
ufo 907 piece at the knockdown center in brooklyn. The grand finale for wastedland 2's yearlong tour of america. Graffiti

Hey, You’re Cool! Graffiti Artist UFO 907

“My sh*t is in your face, whether you like it or not”
Sports

Bruce Maxwell Becomes First MLB Player to Kneel for the Anthem

In protest of "indifference" and "racial divide" being practiced by the land's highest powers
trump addresses a crowd in alabama in support of senator luther strange Sports

To Trump, the NFL Is Just a Plantation

Disregarding the human condition to enhance profits? Sounds familiar...
Sports

J. Cole Encourages NFL Boycott in Twitter Rant

"The real power comes from you deciding not to watch"
Illmaculate Hey, You're Cool

Hey, You’re Cool! Battle Rapper Illmaculate

“When [Joe Budden’s] career was dead [he] came to battle rap”