Thursday, December 30, 2010

Video: Act Live Music feat. Homeboy Sandman, Moses Rockwell & P.SO - King Of Kings

Here's the lead single for Act Live Music, an organization that has been promoting and pushing good music for awhile. The video has a little tribute to Fat Beats. Nice track!

Video: DJ Premier Talks About Guru

Primo opens up about Guru and the controversy surrounding his death. RIP Guru!

Video: QuESt - Do It All For You (Unofficial Video)

Nice unofficial video from The Greedy Anorexics. QuESt's The Reason: A Defense Mechanism drops on January 6th.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Download: Gorillaz - The Fall

Here's a little gift for the holiday from the animated band of mates. Enjoy!


Video: Okayplayer TV - Black Milk: The Man, The Music, The City

Okayplayer sits down with Black Milk to discuss the impact the city of Detroit has on his music. Album Of The Year is out now.

Video: Locksmith - You Have No Idea

Frank The Rabbit is coming soon.

Video: An Hour Sit Down W/ DJ Premier & Pete Rock

This is off the DVD that dropped in Japan. Good to see people honoring the legends BEFORE they pass or at least be interested in their contributions.

Video: Vast Aire feat. A.B. - Sour Diesel

This is solid! OX 2010: Street Odyssey drops in February.

Download: Asher Roth & Nottz Raw - Rawth

After a video or two and some leaks the EP is finally here. Enjoy!


Video: Lupe Fiasco - The Show Goes On

This is the first official single from Lupe's oft-delayed Lasers, dropping March 8th.

Video: Curren$y feat. Young Roddy & Trademark - Hold On

Pilot Talk 2 is out now.

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Video: Nneka - Africans

The Uncomfortable Truth is out now.

Video: Cedar Rapids Trailer


Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Video: Krondon feat. Chace Infinite & CurT@!n$ - Watch Em

Let Em Live is out now.

Video: Murs & 9th Wonder - I Used To Love Her (Again)

Murs and 9th do justice to Common's classic track. Fornever is out now.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Video: Saigon - Together (Dear Black America)

This is a new series called REWIND by 2DB and Court Dunn where they go back in time and give artists an opportunity to shoot a video for a song that never got one in the first place. First up is Saigon. The Greatest Story Never Told drops February 15th.

Video: Copywrite - Don't Kill Me

Life And Times Of Peter Nelson is out now.

Download: Ricky Shabazz and The Boom Bap Boys Present Free Shabazz

Ricky Shabazz and The Boom Bap Boys (known as the guys behind numerous videos like Sandman's "The Essence" or 2 Hungry Bros. "Can't Win 'Em All", among others) have released a mixtape with various emcees doing their thing. Enjoy!


Video: K'naan - Take A Minute

Troubadour is out now. You can also catch K'naan on the incredibly inspiring film Bouncing Cats.

Monday, December 20, 2010

Video: Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar (Live On Jimmy Fallon)

This happened last week so I thought I'd throw it up. Good Things is out now.

Video: Blueprint - Radio-Inactive

Here's the new single from Blueprint's upcoming solo project Adventures In Counter-Culture, dropping March 1st.

Video: The Lonely Island feat. Akon - I Just Had Sex


Video: Curren$y - Daze Of Thunder

Pilot Talk 2 is out now.

Saturday, December 18, 2010

Friday, December 17, 2010

Video: Limitless Trailer

Interesting concept.

Video: David Banner & 9th Wonder feat. Ludacris - Be With You

Eh. Death Of A Popstar drops December 21st.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Video: Co$$ feat. Sene - Tick Tock

Co$$' project with Numonics, Revelations, is out now.

Video: L.I.F.E. Long feat. Venomous2000 - Mind Over Matter

Man, we need an official Stronghold record. Reunite meng!

Video: Emilio Rojas - Close To Me

Life Without Shame is out now.

Video: Hardknock TV Interview w/ Crown Royale

Crown Royale is out now.

Video: Gangrene (Alchemist & Oh No) - Overdose

WATCH AT YOUR OWN RISK!!! Gutter Water is out now.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Video: Mike Tompkins feat. Shad - Only Girl (Rihanna Cover)

This is so dope!! Every sound you hear is coming from Mike's vocals. A 16 from Shad as well. T.O!

Download: CurT@!n$ - #Killer Tape

After many leaks, here's the full project. Enjoy!


Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Video: Q-Unique - Mr. Lopez

Between Heaven & Hell is out now. Directed by D-Stroy.

Video: Rapsody feat. Skyzoo & Thee Tom Hardy - Honda Accord Music (Remix)

Return Of The B-Girl is out now.

Video: Blu & Exile - Seasons

This is a surprise! Look out for more Blu & Exile music.

Video: Chace Infinite - It's Chace

A little something from half of Self Scientific.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Video: Thor Trailer

This looks interesting and better than I expected.

Video: Zion I - Always

Atomic Clock is out now.

Video: Dr. Dre feat. Snoop Dogg & Akon - Kush

Here's the first official video from the loooooooooooong awaited Detox, dropping in the spring.

Download: Evidence - I Don't Need Love EP

Ev let loose of this EP (read: someone jacked it and released it so he had to), placing him as the fifth Beatle. Enjoy!! Look out for Ev's upcoming solo LP Cats & Dogs in 2011.


Thursday, December 9, 2010

Video: Gods'Illa - Glaciers II

Something real raw from the DMV. Dope! Their self-titled album is out now.

Video: David Dallas - Coming To America Pt. 1

New Zealand emcee David Dallas, who is now in America and releasing his forthcoming project with Duck Down, breaks down his history and why he's here.

Video: Stalley - Hercules

Lincoln Way Nights (Intelligent Trunk Music) is coming soon.

Video: Sean Boog - Gettin' Mine

This is off Boog's upcoming project Light Beers Ahead Of You, dropping on December 18th. Look out for The Away Team's Scars And Stripes, dropping on Duck Down in the spring.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Video: Exile - Population Control (Remix by Samiyam, Dibiase & Free The Robots)

This is off Exile's AM/FM remix project where other producers remixed all of his tracks from Radio.

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Download: Talib Kweli & Year Of The Blacksmith Present The Community Mixtape

This is something cool Kweli came up with. He asked for submissions from any and everybody to put together this mixtape. I don't know what's on here but we'll soon find out. Enjoy!!

Video: Obie Trice - Anymore

Video: Halo - Jammin' On The One

Heat Writer II (didn't even know there was a one) is coming soon.

Download: Rapsody - Return Of The B-Girl

After building up with videos and mini-documentaries, Rapsody finally drops her project, Return Of The B-Girl. Enjoy!!


Video: B.o.B. - The Watchers

Here's another video from B.o.B.'s mixtape No Genre, which is out now.

Download: B.o.B. - No Genre

Here's the latest from B.o.B. Enjoy!!


Monday, December 6, 2010

Video: Thee Tom Hardy feat. Euro - Off The Radar

The Hardy Boy Mystery Mixtape: Secret of Thee Green Magic is out right now.

Video: John Forte - There We Are

A great one from John. One of the great moments this summer for me was seeing him live at City Winery. Enjoy!

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Video: Redman - Defjammable

Reggie drops December 7th.

Video: T.I. feat. The Dream - No Mercy

The introspective T.I. releases a video from No Mercy, out December 7th.

Video: Joell Ortiz - Battle Cry

I read on Joell's twitter that this was released pre-maturely. Again? Anyway, this track murders everything in sight. Joell's classic album Free Agent is due in February, which was also released pre-maturely. Joell is going to win though. I can see him making his mark in Hip Hop history if he continues releasing quality music. No weak bars! YAOWA!!!

Friday, December 3, 2010

Video: Chali 2na - Step Yo Game Up

Fish Market Pt. 2 is out now.

Video: Reflection Eternal - In The Red

Another video from the dope album Revolutions Per Minute. Look out for Kweli's solo offering Gutter Rainbows on January 25th.

Video: Ruby Hornet Interview w/ Lupe Fiasco

Lupe sits down with Ruby Hornet to discuss the long-delayed Lasers and the frustrations with the label.

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Video: Prince Ea feat. Sha Stimuli - The Game

Clever video with a great message. Props to my boy Jae for putting me on. This dude Prince is for real!

Video: Combat Jack Interview w/ Joell Ortiz

Awaiting that Free Agent, dropping in February.

Download: Redman - Pancake & Syrup

The long-time vet drops his new mixtape days before his next album hits the streets. Enjoy! Reggie drops on December 7th.


Video: Gangrene (Alchemist & Oh No) - All Bad

These dudes just keep getting crazier. I guess it's appropriate though. Ha! Gutter Water is out now and it's filthy.

Video: Cee-Lo Green - It's Ok

This is the official video, as the previous one was...I have no idea. The Lady Killer is out now.

Video: Cypress Hill - Light It Up

The Pete Rock produced track gets a live video format. Rise Up is out now.

Video: Chelsea Lately w/ Cee-Lo Green

Love Chelsea. The Lady Killer is out now.

Video: Vakill - Armor Of God Freestyle

Where has this guy been? Like he said, he's back. Vakill is one of the illest on the mic. Be on the lookout for his upcoming album Armor Of God in 2011. In the meantime, check out this freestyle.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Video: Rap Is Outta Control feat. Joe Scudda, Rapper Big Pooh & Chaundon

Listen to some cyphering. Stay tuned for the Reservoir Dogs' upcoming project.

Video: Get Busy Committee - Opening Ceremony

This video looked fun as hell to make. Apathy, Scoop DeVille and Ryu give us a straight party anthem. Its all fun and aggressive at the same time. Look out for their debut album, Opening Ceremony, in 2011.

Video: Coldplay - Christmas Lights

I have to see these dudes live before I leave this planet. *waiting for a new album*

Video: GrindTime Presents Madness vs. Soul Khan


Video: Soul Khan - MTV2 Sucker Free-Style

This dude is a beast on the battle scene and has been for awhile now. His first solo offering , Soul Like Khan, is out now.

Video: OkayplayerTV Interview w/ Aloe Blacc

Okayplayer has a chat with Aloe Blacc on his tour as he discusses the opportunity to do a soul album and Emanon's (Aloe x Exile) upcoming project Bird's Eye View. Go pick up the best soul album of the year Good Things.

Video: 2 Hungry Bros & 8thW1 feat. Sleepwalkas - Be On You

Here's the latest from the brothers. Nice ladies in the vid! Dying at the dude with the Mr. Howell get up. No Room For Dessert is out now.