Posts Tagged ‘Hip-Hop’

[Album/Mixtape] DJ Jazzy Jeff & MICK – Summertime 7

For the 7th consecutive year, DJ Jazzy Jeff & MICK (Formerly Mick Boogie), drop a FRESH Summertime mix. This version is big on exclusives, ranging from Jeff’s Co-Produced opener with De La Soul (“Time For Summer”), to a rare Pete Rock Remix of Jay-Z (“Allure”). Jeff also re-edits one of Talib Kweli’s biggest hits (“Get […]

The Alchemist- Shut The F**k Up

Check out the promo for Alchemist’ “Rapper Best Friend” put together by Jason Goldwatch. This might be violation some kind of term on youtube so enjoy.

Video: Q Dot – Funeral Procession/Death To The Dreamkillers

New double video from Q Dot for the supper hot “Funeral Procession” and the hard hitting “Death To The Dreamkillers” off the EP The Darkness. Video directed by Brian Tolliver and both tracks produced by Kuddie Fresh. The Darkness EP is available now.

Hollywood’s Side-Eye

So the 86th Academy Awards have come to a close and a quality hip- hop movie was noticeably absent from the long list of nominees. Our only consolation, we got to see Pharrell do his R&B thing for Hollywood royalty, but he was singing and it was a song from a kids flick. Where’s our […]

If I Owned A Record Label

…I would sign these three Seattle Hip Hop artists:

New Music: Black Milk – Cold Day

Fresh off the heels of his full-length No Poison No Paradise album, Black Milk continues to pull music from his vault. “Cold Day” is the first single from his forthcoming EP, Glitches In The Break, which will be released digitally on March 4 and on 12″ vinyl on Record Store Day, April 19. Digital pre-order […]

J. Pinder – Orange Papers (Prod. by Vitamin D)

  Los Angeles resident J. Pinder dropped the Vitamin D produced Orange Papers for his fans at midnight. Thanks, J! I love that we live in a time where the walls between fans and artists (and brands) are being dismantled, brining us all closer to the process and the passion. I found out about Orange Papers on Facebook, […]

Ugly Frank – Left Ova (prod. by KReam Team)

I’LL FIGHT YOU’s Ugly Frank just dropped his first solo single, Left Ova with his full solo EP, BOBBY HILL , on it’s way – set to be here before you can say, “Where is Tacoma?” (It’s just south of Seattle, by the way, and has no shortage of mean-ass rappers who could destroy you on the mic or […]

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 […]

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.