In part one, DJ Babu speaks with HipHopSite.Com’s DJ Pizzo about spinning in Las Vegas at Saville Row, and how he selects his programming when putting a set together. In part two, Babu talks about future plans, including his next solo record, Duck Season 4, as well as the Dilated Peoples reunion LP, tentatively titled [cont.]
Ev previews track #3 from his Cats & Dogs LP, hitting Sept. 27th.
DJ Premier debuted this tonight, and now you can get it on Itunes. From Cats & Dogs, due this month. LISTEN: Evidence – “You” (prod. DJ Premier)
Flud Watches presents the fourth “Beats Per Minute” Video featuring Evidence in celebration of their “BPM” Watch as part of their new Summer collection. The “Beats Per Minute” Video Series showcases some of hip hop’s most influential producers highlighting their craft, while discussing changes in the game, crate diggin’, equipment and their advise to the [cont.]
This cut is 100% California – a stroll down the boardwalk with two of the Golden State’s finest rapping over a sunny soul joint by Babu. “Same Folks” is only available on the 5th Element pre-order of Evidence’s Cats & Dogs, dropping September 27th on Rhymesayers. Directed by Punit Dhesi.
Evidence’s new album “Cats & Dogs” will be released on already packed release date, September 27th, on Rhymesayers featuring the likes of Raekwon, Prodigy, Aesop Rock, Slug, Aloe Blacc and Krondon. Tracklist below: 1. The Liner Notes feat. Aloe Blacc 2. Strangers 3. The Red Carpet feat. Raekwon & Ras Kass 4. It Wasn’t Me [cont.]
Evidence speaks with Mr. Peter Parker at Soundset 2010. He gives little detail about his Rhymesayers album Cats & Dogs, suggesting it’s dropping at the end of the summer, with two tracks produced by DJ Premier.
LISTEN: Evidence – “Mother’s Day Freestyle” Evidence – “Mother’s Day Freestyle”
Sampling The Beatles for the purposes of hip-hop sounds like a great idea. If you listen closely to something like Sgt. Pepper’s, you’ll find some amazingly raw beats. Their music is so transcendent and hip-hop is so nimble in its ability to absorb musical influences from any genre, it seems like a perfect marriage. Perhaps [cont.]
Evidence planned to release this Fab Four inspired EP on his birthday, but the whole thing got leaked a little earlier than he wanted. Luckily he’s a good sport and rolls with the punches. Stay classy, innanet. Guest shots from Rakaa, Oh No, Alchemist, and Fashawn. And oh yeah, the next Dilated Peoples LP will [cont.]
Copywrite’s “Three Story Building” featuring Dilated Peoples and MF Grimm is from his upcoming sophomore album “Life and Times of Peter Nelson” which will be released by Man Bites Dog Records on 11/16/2010. LISTEN: Copywrite – “Three Story Building” (feat. Dilated Peoples + MF Grimm) (MP3) Copywrite – “Three Story Building” (feat. Dilated Peoples + [cont.]
For the most part, the three members of Dilated Peoples are looked at as equal talents. For the most part, that is. Evidence has his strengths as both a dope producer and clever emcee, while Babu touts his talents as a deejay as well as a beat machine. Rakaa, however, has had to rely solely [cont.]
Dilated’s Rakaa made his solo debut this week on Decon Records with Crown Of Thorns. The label is still offering the deluxe pre-order packages including an autographed CD, t-shirt, sticker, poster, and an immediate MP3 download of “Aces High”. Check out DeconRecords.Com for more info.
In “When You Rock & Roll,” emcees Cookbook, Uno Mas, and Evidence take turns giving heartfelt renditions of their own struggles with life as an artist; the ups-and-downs, successes and failures that come with being a musician staying true to their art. The song begins with a sample, “How much can you get for your [cont.]
Official video for “Delilah” from Rakaa’s upcoming solo debut album, Crown Of Thorns available everywhere on 7/20 via Decon. “Delilah” was produced by Evidence, video directed by Yoram Benz.
Dilated’s Rakka serves up the title track from forthcoming Decon Records solo debut. Featuring Mr. I Need A Dollar, Aloe Blacc, whom we’ve been hyping for years. LISTEN: Rakka – “Crown Of Thorns” (feat. Aloe Blacc) (MP3) Rakka – “Crown Of Thorns” (feat. Aloe Blacc) (MP3)
El delivers the first single from his second LP with Polish production team The Returners, GP2: Nu World, due June 6th on Asfalt Records. Unfortunately, this is only available overseas, but the album will include additional collaborations with Treach (Naughty By Nature), Sean Price (Heltah Skeltah / Boot Camp Click), Doujah Raze, Rakka Iriscience (Dilated [cont.]
Evidence speaks with Hip-Hop Official about his second solo LP, Cats & Dogs, to be released later this year on Rhymesayers Entertainment. Confirmed guests include Raekwon and Mystic….
Rakaa’s tweeted today about the status of his solo album release Crown Of Thorns. No further details in regards to an official release date. In the meantime check out his live performance of “C.T.D.” in Amsterdam and of course “Delilah” .
Here we go with one more track from the Cypress Hill album Rise Up. This track features Evidence and The Alchemist. Check it out below, the album is set for April 20th release date. LISTEN: Cypress Hill + Evidence (of Dilated Peoples) + The Alchemist – “Pass The Dutch”
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