Philadelphia emcee/producer Has-Lo’s journey has been described as “a slow burn”. After receiving his first break in 2007 via MTVU’s “Best Music on Campus” contest, a contest in which he placed in the top 5, Has-Lo signed with indie label Mello Music Group in 2010. In Case I Don’t Make It is the emcee’s first [cont.]
Jean Grae is giving away her cookies. Free Mix-CD, ‘Cookies or Comas’ out next Thursday, June 23rd, at 12PM EST. First audio leak, “Casebasket” is produced by Boogie Blind. The album is hosted by DJ Drama (A Gangsta Grillz Special Edition) & features Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Styles P & Royce Da 5′ 9.” Jean [cont.]
Game, he discusses wanting to work with J. Cole, apologizing to Tyra Banks and talks about his sons.
As they continue working on their upcoming album When Fish Ride Bicycles (via Green Label Sound), The Cool Kids sat down and discussed their relationship with Green Label Sound which dates back to the release of their very first single “Delivery Man” back in 2008. When Fish Ride Bicycles is available exclusively on iTunes on [cont.]
Latest leak, “Armor Of God,” is the title track from Vakill’s forthcoming LP, Armor Of God, which now has a new release date of 7-5-2011.The track is produced by Jake One. Vakill – Armor of God prod. by Jake One by Molemen
New mixtape from S-K-Y-Z-O-O. Been waiting for this to drop for a minute. Peep and enjoy. Download below from DJ Booth. Skyzoo – “The Great Debater” (Mixtape)
Visuals for “Black Hand Side” off Monch’s W.A.R. LP.
J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League & Hypetrak present the long awaited Laws mixtape/dedication to Paul McCartney. Peep the interview Laws gave in regards to this release on the Hypetrak website .Peep the tracklist and download below. Laws – “Yesterday’s Future (A Dedication to Paul McCartney)” (Mixtape)
Of Krit’s new R4 The Prequel and also featured on Return of 4Eva comes the dope video for the remix of “Country Shit”. R4 The Prequel is available today on iTunes.
Second video from Elzhi’s well-publicized Nas tribute LP ELmatic.Video produced by Michael Castelaz, Track produced by Will Sessions.
New track from the trio of Sean Price, Guilty Simpson and Black Milk. Random Axe’s self titled debut album drops June 14th. Random Axe will also be touring. Peep the schedule below: Upcoming Shows: June 13th: Detroit, MI @ The Shelter with Danny Brown & DJ Houseshoes June 21st: New York, NY @ Highline with Smif [cont.]
So here it is finally..Quality Control Marketing x Unique Squared Present: The Official SXSW Mixtape..FREE DOWNLOAD feat. Tanya Morgan, Jake One, Casual, Artifacts, J-Live, House Shoes, Trox, Apollo Brown, Skyzoo, Da Beatminerz, Moe Green, Keelay, Veterano, Cool Nutz, Jony Fraze, Bosko, oldominion and many many more…This album features 30 tracks that were recorded during SXSW [cont.]
Has-Lo and director Antonio Battle present the video for the standout track “Limit” of Has-Lo ‘s debut album In Case I Don’t Make It. HHS review coming soon. When asked Has-Lo states: “The song is about betrayal and how a person processes what’s happening to them with that betrayal. It’s loosely based on some things [cont.]
Each Step Becomes Elevated is the new album from General Monks a.k.a. Planet Asia and TriState. Sponsored by Esbe Clothing, the album features Ras Kass, Montage One, Phil The Agony, Krondon, Killer Ben, Killa Kali, Styliztik Jones and Rogue Venom as well as production from Evidence, Rel!g!on, Josh The Goon, Jansport J, Twizthebeatpro, Lee Bannon, [cont.]
Latest leak, “Mortuary Music,” from Blaq Poet’s upcoming Blaq Poet Society LP which will be released on 6-21-2011 (Brick Records). (produced by Vanderslice). Blaq Poet – “Mortuary Music” (MP3)
Chicago representative, ADaD has been in the studio working with Q-Tip while releasing a steady amount of material featuring some of today’s best production talent including Madlib, Exile, and Waajeed to name a few. A full project with Exile is in the works and ADaD is also preparing a slew of other new material to [cont.]
As Co$$ prepares his debut full length album, “Before I Awoke,” dropping on June 21st, 2011 via Tres Records, enjoy a FREE mixtape download of Sleepwalking, featuring brand new music not on Before I Awoke.Enjoy this free mixtape download and look out for the single to “Spaceman” dropping May 31st via iTunes and Before I [cont.]
Rico Che sits down with DJ Qbert backstage @ his recent LA Beatdown show with Borgore. Unlike most interviews with the grandmaster, Qbert discusses the human condition and existence in life.
Official video off that new “All 6′s and 7′s” album, dropping June 14th.
“Landscapes” feat. Vinnie Paz & Reef The Lost Cauze [Produced By: Hirolla] is taken from Slaine’s new album A World With No Skies 2.0, which hits stores on August 16th via Suburban Noize. Slaine – Landscapes feat. Vinnie Paz & Reef The Lost Cauze (MP3)
- Raekwon Sets A Release Date For “F.I.L.A.” Album
- BUSH: A Snoop Odyssey Produced By Pharrell Williams [Preview]
- Drake – “If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late” Surprise Album on iTunes Now
- Action Bronson “Mr. Wonderful” Cover Art and Tracklist
- Juicy J “Blue Dream & Lean 2″ Mixtape Cover Art & Release Date Revealed
- MF Grimm “MF Love Songs” Cover Art + Tracklist
- Lord Hakim – “Brass Knucklez” (feat. Vast Aire & Phizz Ed)
- IAMSU! – “Hella Good” (feat. Tyga)
- DJ Kay Slay – “I Declare War” (feat. Styles P, Sheek Louch, Vado, Raekwon, & Rell)
- Maverick Sabre – “We Don’t Wanna Be” (feat. Joey Bada$$)
- Cannibal Ox – “Blade: Art of Ox” (feat. Artifacts & U-God; prod. Black Milk)
- Asher Roth – “Blow Your Head” (prod. Nottz)