Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Video: illmaculate - Under Their Radar, Over Their Heads

illmaculate from The Sandpeople drops off the first single from his upcoming project Skrill Talk, dropping April 17th.

Video: Freestyle Fellowship - This Write Here

The Promise is out now.

Video: New Balance Excellent Makers - Jay Electronica

Download: Sha Stimuli - The Chills EP

After dropping the very dope The Calling, Sha decides to drop an EP every month. Here's Feb's offering. Enjoy!


Video: Tito Lopez - Conversation With Tito

Video: Gorillaz feat. James Murphy & Andre 3000 - DoYaThing

Dope, crazy video!

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Video: Locksmith feat. Fallon - Take Me Away

Labyrinth is on its way!

Download: Curren$y & Styles P - The1st28 EP

Well, lookie here! Enjoy!!


Video: QuESt - Someone Like You

Video: Sene - Brooklyn Knight Trailer

Sene is back this spring with a new project Brooklyn Knight.

"...moving to a place where you have no family teaches you a lot about yourself..."

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Video: Marley Trailer

Video: Curren$y - Livin'

Dope track from Curren$y's EP Here.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Video: Prometheus Brown & Bambu - Looking Up

This is a strong anthem!! Dope! Prometheus Brown & Bambu Walk Into A Bar is out now.

Friday, February 24, 2012

Video: DJ Skee TV Interview w/ Mac Miller

It's great to see that a young emcee was actively involved in researching Hip Hop's history as a kid. Watch Mac turn into a geeked out Hip Hop head as he talks musical influences and gets a little surprise. Great moment!

Video: Out Da Box TV Interview w/ Oddisee Pt. 2

One of my favorite producers of all time breaks down MelloMusicGroup and his studio. People Hear What They See is coming soon!

Video: Joey BADA$$ feat. Capital STEEZ - Survival Tactics

What ya'll think? I don't get the PE reference though.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Video: John Legend - Woke Up This Morning

Soundtrack For A Revolution is out now.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Video: Tona - Blue Shield

Produced by Rich Kidd. Reform School drops in March.

Video: The Kickdrums feat. Rockie Fresh - Want My Blood

I don't know who this Rockie guy is but I love The Kickdrums so here ya go. Follow The Leaders is coming soon.

Video: Fresh Daily - The Brooklyn Good Guy Promo

Fresh drops a little promo for his upcoming album The Brooklyn Good Guy, which drops March 2nd.

Video: Yasiin Bey - Dudes In Poorest

Mos released his take on the popular Jay/Kanye song and here's some visuals to go with it.

Video: R.A. The Rugged Man Speaks Legends Never Die

R.A. shares some details about his upcoming album Legends Never Die.

"Imma fuck up every rapper with this one, but then again, I always do."

Video: Murs & Yumiko: Curse Of The Merch Girl

Murs teams up with Jose Garcia and Josh Blaylock to bring you a graphic novel and a soundtrack entirely produced by DJ Foundation. You can help give this project a push by helping them out over at Kickstarter.

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Video: Cormega, Action Bronson, Roc Marciano and Saigon are MARS

With buzz on Twitter about the formation of this group, here's the official announcement. I can dig it!

Friday, February 17, 2012

Video: Mickey Factz - The Arts (Avant Garde)

Mickey drops another one (over the NY State Of Mind Pt. 2 instrumental) from his upcoming project Mickey Mau5.

Video: Yuna - Live Your Life

Beautiful voice.

Video: K'Naan feat. Nas - Nothing To Lose

Queens and Somalia connect for this track off K'Naan's EP More Beautiful Than Silence, out now.

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Download: Erick Sermon - Breath Of Fresh Air

The Green Eyed Bandit drops a brand new project for ya'll. Get the bozack! Enjoy!!

Download: Planet Asia - The Arrival

Planet Asia links with Doo Wop to drop this mixtape before his album, Black Belt Theatre, drops on February 28th. Enjoy!!

Video: Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun feat. Memphis Bleek - On Top Of The World

Monumental is out now.

Video: Damian Marley - Affairs Of The Heart

"your love is life changing"

Video: Ras Kass - Holes In The Ozone

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Video: Mayday - Death March

March 26th. Take Me To Your Leader.

Video: MaLLy & The Sunshine Kid - Once We're Kings

I would've had MaLLy on camera for one of the verses while standing on that bike. Ah well, that's why I'm not a video director. This is from Free On The 15th, which is out now. Be on the lookout for his official album The Last Great coming in May.

Video: Scram Jones - Hour Glass

The Hat Trick is out now.

Video: Atmosphere - Became Documentary (Behind The Scenes)

This mini-doc gives us some insight into a cool project Atmosphere did with some college and high school students for their next video from their album The Family Sign.

Download: Sinopsis - The Buzzfactory Vol. 1

The Kooley High producer drops off a solo project featuring King Mez, HaLo, M1 Platoon and of course, Kooley High. Enjoy!


Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Video: Jean Grae - Cake Or Death Trailer

Yes! This is going to be epic! Jean released the fantastic first single "U&Me&EveryoneWeKnow" a few back and now we get a look into the mind of her upcoming release Cake Or Death. Get excited, it's going to be a blood bath (read: vulnerable as hell)!!

Video: Black EL & Durkin - Purgatory

Dope video from the RI emcee! Durkin and EL will be presenting their newest release The Collage soon.

Video: Copywrite feat. Tage Future - Love

Copywrite teams up with his ol' bandmate (MHz) and unleashes another video from his upcoming album God Save The King, dropping February 28th.

Video: Kay Cola - Good Girl

For the fellas. Don't keep 'em waiting...

Download: The Kid Daytona & DJ Ted Smooth - Ain't Shit Sweet

This is a nice surprise! The homie Daytona links up with Ted Smooth as they do some remixes with an R&B flavor. Enjoy!!!


Video: Mickey Factz - Mickey Mau5 Trailer

Mickey is back with a short film/doc about this character Mickey Mau5, who lived during the high art days of Fab Five Freddy, Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat. The soundtrack to the film drops March 26th.

Video: Estelle - Wonderful Life

All Of Me drops February 28th.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Video: Ohene - Making A Motown Track With No Samples

This is cool. And he has some spit to him too. Dig it!

Download: Brown Bag All Stars - The Brown Label EP

2DB and BBAS team up to bring you a nice EP. Enjoy!!


Download: Brother Ali - The Bite Marked Heart EP

Brother Ali released a dope video last week for "Shine On" and now you can cop the rest of the project. Enjoy!!


Video: Exile - Klepto

Dope and hilarious video! Exile's 4TRK Mind is out now.

Saturday, February 11, 2012

Video: De La Soul - Mr. Big Mouph II

Another one!!! Holy shit!! *jumps out the window from excitement*

Video: Out Da Box TV Interview w/ Oddisee

One of my favorite artists of all time gives an in depth interview about his music and lifestyle.

Video: Willie Evans, Jr. - Nerd English

Tough and nerdy...all at the same time. Dope!! Introducin' is out now.

Video: Childish Gambino - Heartbeat

Still not sure what to make of him but cool video, catchy tune. Love him in Community though. Camp is out now.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Video: Brother Ali feat. Nikki Jean - Shine On

I know the feeling. I've always wanted to do something like this. Dope! Brother Ali is dropping a treat for ya'll on Monday and it's called The Bite Marked Heart.

Video: Kidz In The Hall - Star

Meh. Occasion is out now.

Video: Copywrite feat. Dru Blu & Jason Rose - G$K

God Save The King is coming.

Video: The Black Keys - Gold On The Ceiling

The album El Camino destroys pretty much everything!

Video: Freeway - Master Of Ceremony

Karmaloop and Rocksmith have a compilation coming out called Freedom Of Speech Project and here's the first drop from it.

Video: De La Soul - Life Is Great (Teaser)

get. fucking. excited!

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Video: SomeWhere Else - Bunkers

I have to hear more but I'm digging this single from the LA collective. The SWEM is coming soon.

Video: DTMD feat. Godly MC & Kev Brown - Raw

The DMV spitters rock this track. Gritty and soulful! DTMD's Makin' Dollas is out now.

Video: Chiddy Bang - By Your Side

Dopeness! This will not be on their upcoming project Breakfast, dropping February 28th.

Video: Phonte - The Good Fight

The 9th Wonder produced, 9 to 5 anthem from Te's Charity Starts At Home gets a cool vid.

Video: Jay-Z & Kanye West - Dudes In Paris

Trippy, seizure inducing video for the popular single from Watch The Throne.

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Video: Asher Roth - Dope Shit

Pabst & Jazz is out now and it's...well...dope shit.

Video: Saigon feat. DJ Corbett - Down This Road

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Video: Locksmith - Illuminati

So dooope!!! This is the first track from Lock's upcoming project Labyrinth.

Video: I Self Divine - Up Aboves

The Upliftment Struggle is out now.

Video: First Serve (Pos & Dave) - Must B The Music

Here's the first single from First Serve's (ahem...Pos & Dave...the De La guys) from their upcoming self-titled album, dropping on April 2nd.

Monday, February 6, 2012

Video: Skewby - New Era

Diggin' this! The Memphis emcee will be dropping some more soon.

Video: Shit Rappers Say

This is exactly how you dudes sound. Hilarious!!!

Video: The Best Love Is Free Cypher

Some dope emcees in this one! Take a listen to Sean Anonymous, Phillip Morris, Logik and Dex from the Wize Guyz, Botzy of Culture Cry Wolf, Lizzo, Ceewhy, St Paul Slim, MaLLy, Toki Wright and Carnage on the beatbox.

Video: Planet Asia - Golden State

Lyrical fuckin' miracles, b! Planet Asia releases the first video from his upcoming album Black Belt Theatre, dropping February 28th.

Sunday, February 5, 2012

Video: Pharoahe Monch feat. Jill Scott - Still Standing

Best non-speaking cameo in a video goes to Jean Grae. Dope video!! The incredible album W.A.R. (We Are Renegades) is out now!!

Video: Blu - Jesus

Produced by Madlib. Jesus is out now.

Friday, February 3, 2012

Video: Clear Soul Forces Edition - Strangers In The Night/The Greatest/'Gon Get 'Em

These guys are just beastly! The Detroit spitters display some honesty and skill in their music. I posted their other dope video "Get No Better" so you can check that as well. Detroit Revolutions is coming soon!

Video: The Roots - Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around

From the soundtrack of the film Soundtrack Of A Revolution. Some bluesy sangin' by Black Thought.

Video: Nas - Nasty (Live On Jimmy Fallon)

Nas performs in Indianapolis on the Jimmy Fallon Show. I feel like The Roots making an album with Nas would be pretty damn dope.

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Download: Dujeous - Dusk Till Dawn

In preparation for their next album, Dujeous drops a freebie for your listening pleasure. Enjoy!


Video: Emilio Rojas feat. Emanny - One Last Time

Breaking Point is out now.

Download: I Self Divine - The Upliftment Struggle

I Self Divine releases another project before his album The Sounds Of Low Class America drops on May 8th. Enjoy!!


Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Video: Mayday - Mayday & Chardonnay

Ummm...yea, fly lady. Take Me To Your Leader drops March 27th.

Video: Sha Stimuli - Me

A vid from the very dope album The Calling, which is out now.

Video: Raekwon feat. JD Era - Just A Toast

Rae's Unexpected Victory is out now.