Off the Practice Tapes album. Krs freestyling & practicing an early draft of a song meant for the Return Of The Boom Bap” LP. Recorded in 1993.
Mass Appeal has leaked Jay Z’s original demo tape. No telling if this is the entirety of the tape, or just select tracks from that era. That being said, I definitely remember “Greatest MC In The World” and “Get Off My Dick” with Sauce Money being played on Stretch & Bobbito back in the day. [cont.]
LilWayneHQ: “We first heard a snippet of this song back in 2012 and now here is the full version of T-Boz‘ “Rebel Yell” featuring two verses from Lil Wayne…This track was also recorded back in 2009 for her solo studio album, but it was never released.”
Pulled from a lost Mr. Magic mix, this seldom heard Marley Marl remix of Eric B & Rakim’s “My Melody” is an extended version that recently surfaced on the internet. Was this an intended “Seven Minutes Of Madness” version?
Unmastered leak of an unfinished collab between Madonna, Eve, and Skateboard P.
Previously unreleased music from Roc Maricano’s former crew, The UN, which also included Dino Brave, Mike Raw, and Laku. Time For Some Action (Unreleased) by The U.N.
Here is an alternate take on Tyler’s “Colossus” from his WOLF LP, released today via his Tumblr account.
The classic pre-Illmatic freestyle on The Stretch & Bobbito Show that helped launch Nas’ career in 1993 is finally being given an official commercial release, as a part of next month’s Illmatic XX deluxe 20th anniversary edition. Here is the official audio, back for the first time.
Another Big Boi mashup, meshing “Shoes For Running” with Third World’s “How Can You”, in anticipation for the Outkast reunion tour.
Some lost SV surfaces, in observance of Jay Dee’s 40th birthday.
Timbaland liberates this lost recording from 2009′s Shock Value 2. Look for Shock Value 3, coming soon.
Just Blaze liberates this demo track he made when he was a teenager. He writes: “HAHAHAAHAHA!! I was 15, Poun was 13. We swore we was PR & CL. #TBT. My big cousin also pictured is probably the main reason I do what i do now. used to take me to the record store to [cont.]
Here’s a leftover from Game’s Jesus Piece recording sessions.
Timbaland Thursdays are back in effect. Attitude tells us about the track: “…Well we recorded the song at Larrabee studios in LA . I think at the Time Tim and Twista were trying to do a situation together and he came out to LA while I was there we actually did like 4 or 5 [cont.]
DJ Kenny Parker dug up some tapes of old KRS-One sessions and shared them on the Frozen Files radio show on East Village Radio.
Unreleased Roc Marciano track produced by Pete Rock, as heard on DJ Premier’s Live From Headqcourterz radio show.
J-Zone has teamed with vinyl purists Chopped Herring Records for The 1993 Demos EP, which includes 7 never-heard-before tracks from his early years, five years before his 1998 debut, Music For Tu Madre. Although his voice sounds exactly the same on these twenty-year old recordings, his flow definitely fits the year, as rapped under his [cont.]
Timbaland tells us: “This song didn’t make the cut from 2012, but featured a lot of artist from Virginia. There were many variations to this song, but here is a snippet.” Come on Tim, release that shit…. Also, here’s some (bad) footage making the rounds, down below of Tim playing an as-of-yet unreleased Jay-Z and [cont.]
A series of unreleased tracks from the music man, taken from several different eras. The set will be available on vinyl, via Chopped Herring Records, limited to 300 copies. The first 75 copies are on Clear/Purple vinyl, the next 75 are on Black/Purple vinyl, and the remaining 150 are on traditional black vinyl. Tracks: A1 [cont.]
Tracklisting: 1) Open Your Eyes 2) Sleeper Bag feat Oh-No 3) Privacy feat Steve Arrington 4) Mirror Talk feat Pok 5) Hold U feat Aloe Blacc 6) Thee Amazing feat Mellow D 7) Same Sh*t ALL SONGS PRODUCED BY: MADLIB Bang Ya Head Presents the outtakes from the Classic LP on Stonesthrow Records (2010). Songs [cont.]
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- 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)