2018 is flying by, and with May done summer's just around the corner. The weather’s been scorching, and we’ve been listening to some colossal tunes to keep us feeling fly in the heat. 

Here’s the KWD Spotify May rundown. 

Alternative Hip Hop

KWD Recommends: Worry About Me - Joel Baker, Sneakbo

Love your hip-hop? Check out the Alternative Hip Hop playlist and get introduced to some of the best, but lesser-known tracks in the genre. 

The Brit Pack - Urban Graduates

KWD Recommends: Earthquake - Labrinth, Tinie Tempah 

Take a trip back in time with The Brit Pack Urban Graduates playlist. These old school tunes are not playing games, and with artists like N-Dubz, Wiley and Roll Deep, you’ll find some serious OG bangers here. 

Urban Poet

KWD Recommends: 4r Da Squaw - Isaiah Rashad 

For serious bars, click the Urban Poet playlist. Featuring raps from the most talented artists in underground hip-hop, this list blurs the lines between urban music and poetry. 

Off The Strength

KWD Recommends: Infrared - Pusha T 

The ultimate playlist of the streets. Off The Strength features tunes from the likes of A$AP Rocky, Pusha T, Meek Mill and loads more iconic artists. 

We Everywhere

KWD Recommends: Been Calling - Maleek Berry 

Love African beats? We Everywhere blends hip-hop and African music to bring you a unique playlist that takes tunes from all over the world. 

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