Kaytranada Gets Ty Dolla $ign, Shay Lia for 'Nothin Like U/Chances' EP: Listen

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Kaytranada performs at the Canada Goose New York City Flagship Store opening on Nov. 16, 2016 in New York City. 

The year is almost over, but there's still time to squeeze a few killer beats into the calendar. Kaytranada is an absolute master of mood. The Haitian-Canadian producer sits squarely between the worlds of hip-hop and electronic in a cool, modern J Dilla sort of way. Today, he gives us a double-sided EP called Nothin Like U/Chances, and it crams a few more must-hear rhythms in your ear before the year is through.

The lead track features Ty Dolla $ign's extra wavy R&B flow over a dream-weaving beat that's so chill, Kaytranada had to give you the instrumental, too. "Chances" is a real grown-and-sexy groove, good for dancing or lowering the lights, thanks in part to Shay Lia's breathy brilliance. We get an instrumental of that one, too, before the EP finishes with a glowing, '80s-tinged, Caribbean-spiced, pure electronic number called "It Was Meant 2 B."

The double-sided Nothin Like U/Chances EP is out now via RCA Records. Listen to it in full below.


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