Archive for January, 2014

Super Bowl XLVIII Prediction: Entire ESPN Staff Will Be Wrong

I’m from Seattle and I’m a huge Seahawks fan. Although the above is true, it’s also true that I had aspirations of being journalist at one point in college, I never cheat at sports and I only lie when I’m planning a surprise for someone (like when I was shopping for my wife’s wedding ring […]

TxE – This Town (Feat. Vursatyl)

  TxE hails from Portland and their name comes from the MCs, Tope and Epp, but their beatman G_Force sets the table  on This Town with a beat that’s equal parts catchy, energetic and raw Hip Hop. These three have been going (extra) hard for the past 15 months – Tope and Epp both dropped  solo […]

Pharoahe Monch – Bad MF’er

Pharoahe Monch is getting ready to drop a new project, P.T.S.D. (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder), and here is the latest single from it. Click below to listen. Posted by Marcus

Yasiin Gaye (Yasiin Bey x Marvin Gaye Mashup) – Inner City Travellin’ Man

Producer Amerigo Gazaway, the creator of the excellent Pharcyde x A Tribe Called Quest Mashup ‘A Quest To The Pharcyde’, now combines the talents two of the greatest artists of the past and present to create Yasiin Gaye. Click below to listen and download, then get ready for the project when it drops February 25th. […]

New Music: LT Lotto – 6 Feet [Prod. by Praise]

The Grammy Awards aren’t racist. You are.

  Macklemore winning “Best Rap Album” over Kendrick Lamar’s (superior) good kid m.A.A.d. city at last night’s 2014 Grammy Awards has sparked a lot of discussion about the state of Rap and Hip Hop culture. First of all, let’s not get carried away with the Grammy’s contribution and importance to Hip Hop music.

Great albums you (probably) haven’t heard: After School Special

Bay area rapper A-1 dropped After School Special September 2010, making it pretty old in an age when 24 hours can seem like a lifetime. But, for anyone around my age, Special is jam-packed with nostalgia. Each beat is built off a sample from a 90s T.V. show theme song. A-1 does a remarkable job of […]

Three disappeared rappers who could drop mind-blowing albums in the next five years

Imagine Dragons – Radioactive (Remix) (Ft. Kendrick Lamar) + (Live Grammy Performance)

Here’s the track that was the hottest performance at this years Grammy’s tonight. It’s the Remix of Imagine Dragon‘s smash hit “Radioactive”. The remix of course features a fired up Kendrick Lamar who was sadly snubbed big time winning ZERO awards of the 7 he was up for. WTF?? Click below to listen, and see […]

[Video] Ro James – Lisa (Ft. Asher Roth)

Ro James is back with a new track titled “Lisa”, which also features Asher Roth. Here are the visuals. Posted by Marcus