Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Aliens : Colonial Marines Trailer

Aliens Colonial Marines is a video game I've been waiting for for almost a decade.It will serve as a sequel to the James Cameron Movie Aliens, when it finally drops this fall.Check the trailer above.

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - "Spottieottiedopalicious" (cover)

The Chicago-bred Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, has done a cover of OutKast's "Spottieottiedopalicous". You probably have never heard anything like it in your life, and that's dope.

Monday, January 30, 2012

MeLo - "Look out For Detox Remix" (Video)



Simple and dope video from MeLo, check it out and enjoy.

Devine Carama - "Golden Era Flow"



Here's the first leak/single off Carama's "Heart Of A King" album dropping March 23. The track is an ode to the golden era of hiphop. Never forget.

Dom O Briggs ft. ScienZe - DopeNDoper



It's always great to get some new material from Dom O and this time is no exception. This is his latest joint from his upcoming EP "Always Inspire(d)" The video should be dropping next week so stay tuned.

Sunday, January 29, 2012

SK Eradicating Hunger


50 Cent's Street King initiative is back with a new commercial about ending hunger. Whatever you think of his music, this is a great thing.

Friday, January 27, 2012

Stixx - "New York Love" (video)



Here's a visual aid to Stixx latest joint an ode to the great city of New York. The song spawns from his latest LP "Road to Success."

Hip Hop Wired Interview w/ Rapper Big Pooh




Following Little Brother's last release, Rapper Big Pooh has been on the go as of late as solo artist. Hiphopwired was able to catch up with the North Carolina based emcee to chat it up about the art of the emceeing, the Little Brother split, Kendrick Lamar and more.

Interview with Rapper Big Pooh

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Miss Ls Interview w/ Stacy Barthe (Part II)



Here's the second part to Stacey Barthe's interview with Miss Ls'. In her conversation with Miss Ls the crooner gives more details about her upcoming EP and talks about a few of the artists that she's worked with such as John Legend and Melanie Fiona. Keep your eye out for Stacey, she's definitely a talented songstress.

Miss Ls w/ Stacey Barthe

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Cover Art For "24 Hour Karate School Presents: Twilight"

North Carolina's very own hip-hop legend, Ski Beatz, has released the cover art and tracklist for his upcoming project, "24 Hour Karate School Presents: Twilight". Ya'll should know I support my state.

The tracklist is as follows:
1. Didit4thegreen (Feat. Da$h & Retch)
2. Fly By (Feat. Curren$y)
3. Heaven Is (Feat. C Plus)
4. Gentlemen’s Quarterly (Feat. Stalley)
5. Living It Up (Feat. Mikey Rocks & Trademark Da Skydiver)
6. Fly High (Feat. Smoke DZA & Terri Walker)
7. Hip-Hop & Love (Feat. Tabi Bonney & Murs)
8. City Lights (Feat. Najee)
9. On (Feat. Sam Adams & Olamide Faison)
10. Time Goes (Feat. Mac Miller)
11. Thank God (Feat. Rugz D. Bewler & Nicole Wray)

Go cop that February 14th.

Monday, January 23, 2012

Den10 - "10 Minutes"




Here's the lead single form Den10's forthcoming EP, 10 Minutes of Fame, presented by The Source. Its a great time to be an artist from Harlem.

A$AP Rocky - "WASSUP" Video

My nigga Rocky finally released his "Wassup" I remember meeting Clams Casino at the shoot out in Brooklyn.Here is the final product,produced by Vice Magazine. Shouts to Stevie that boy cozy in this bitch. V for Wassup

Skotch Davis - "Hear me Clearly" Video

It's skidddoooottcchhhhhh from the bliizzoooocckkkkkk, here's his new video from his mixtape he just released.

Action Bronson & Mr.Muthafucking Exquire Show at Southpaw

Go check out my two bro's Action Bronson and Mr.Muthafucking Exquire at Southpaw along with Kyle Rapps and Soul Khan and illustrate. My dude the Company Man will also be hosting, so get out there and show support my people. V for Southpaw is family.

Friday, January 20, 2012

ScHoolboy Q Feat. A$AP Rocky - "Hands On The Wheel" (video)


Q's "Habits & Contradictions" dropped less than a week ago, and now we've got a video for "Hands On The Wheel" with Rocky. These two have great chemistry when they collaborate.

Jones - "Dangerous" Video

Here is Jones brand new visual for the just released "Dangerous" song he shot in Jamaica monnnnn.

G.R.A.M.Z Feat. Leek - "Da Shizzy"

My brother GRAMZ releases a new track with my lil bro Leek.4FUN SET in Brooklyn, dropping new shit for yall today.Download this shit below muthafuckaz.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

The Write Brothas - "Tuition" (Mixtape)

I got a very new and very dope (of course!) mixtape for ya'll. "Tuition" from The Write Brothas and OMOEnt. This tape should be in your collection. Features from the funniest man on the east coast, B-Daht, C-Bo, and more. All production is handled by Da Jenisus except two tracks produced by, and featuring, the homie, Clark Kent. Ya'll know I love NC.

Download "Tuition" here.

J. Capri - "BornStars" (Mixtape)


Two things you should know about me. First, I love my state (NC). Second, I love dope music. So obviously, Carolina artists making dope music get attention from me. Here's Carolina-born J. Capri with his new mixtape, "BornStars". Features from Kendrick Lamar, Phil Ade, Rapper Big Pooh (!), and more over 20 tracks of dopeness.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Ryshon Jones - "Forgot About You" (prod. by Thelonius Martin)

Ryshon Jones' "Brightest Nights Darkest Days" mixtape is out now and he dropped this Thelonius Martin-produced gem earlier.

LISTEN/DOWNLOAD "Forgot About You"

Ski Beatz – Fly By f. Curren$y (Video)



In case you didn't know, a new "24-Hour Karate School" is scheduled to drop February 14 fools.

JONES - "Dangerous"

Jones is a artist I met in Brooklyn,we met in the most uncanny and weirdest circumstances.But at the end of the day he's one of the most talented pure lyricist I know from Brooklyn.So here's a new track from him called "Dangerous". V for David.

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

J.A.E - "My Time" (video)



Here's some more new material from J.A.E. a budding artist that you should get familiar with. Peep game.

Mishka Winter Sale!

The wonderful people at Mishka are proud to present this winter sale for us! 30% off in store AND online. So if you're not near a Mishka store, you still can take advantage. Take advantage ya'll.

Monday, January 16, 2012

HEN-ROQ - Walk On By (Dedication to Dr. King)



Happy Holiday to all the free people around the world. Hen dropped this off earlier to give honor on this day to Sweet King Martin.

Walk On By by HEN-ROQ

4th Pyramid - "Webslinger" (video)



Here's a dope rap video featuring a spider, so peep the visuals and jam to this track. 4th Pyramid is a MC/Producer/Songwriter from Toronto, Canada that has quietly made his mark in the game through work with the Black Eyed Peas, the Wu, and Pete Rock just to name a few.

Rock Mecca - "Top Of The World"



Here's a new single from Queens emcee Rock Mecca, if you frequent The Krusader then you should be familiar with Rock. Like the rest of his work, this is some quality sound right here so listen. For downloads hit the hulkshare link below.

World Around Records - "We Are World Around Vol. 2" (album)



World Around Records has released their second compilation album, "We Are World Around Vol. 2" -- 19 tracks of original material from their roster and extended family, the album features artists from all around he world including places such as Sweden, The United States, Canada to name a few. Check it out see if you're feeling it.


ScHoolboy Q - "Habits & Contradictions" (Album)


We've been impatiently waiting and it is finally here! ScHoolboy Q's "Habits & Contradictions" has finally been released! With 17 tracks (and 1 bonus) and features from each member of Black Hippy, A$AP Rocky, and more. Pick it up on iTunes immediately.


Buy "Habits & Contradictions" on iTunes.

Common Freestyes at Dwyane Wade's Birthday Party


Dwyane Wade recently turned 30 years old, so of course he had a huge birthday bash. Common was one of many musical guests and he performed this freestyle.

Sunday, January 15, 2012

D NICE x MLK CELEBRATION X SL SUNDAY



Sunday January 15th
JRose Presents
Sunday Nights at SL
MLK Day Celebration

Music by
Special Guest
D NICE
& Mike Sessions

SL
409 West 14th St

Table Reservations
events@jrosenblum.com | 646.688.2728
Admission at Doorman's Discretion

A.P. aka AdotPdot "Low Down Dirty Shame"


Here's a track that will be featured on AP's #FreeWill Mixtape available February 1st.


A.P. aka AdotPdot - Low Down Dirty Shame by AdotPdot

Miss Ls interview with Stacy Barthe (Part I)



Miss Ls recently caught up with the budding crooner Stacy Barthe to talk about her upcoming ventures. The artist has collaborated with Grammy nominated artists, John Legend and Frank Ocean and has a bright future ahead of her. Here are some excerpts from the interview, hit the link below for the full text.

"My dream was never to become a hit songwriter, that just kind of fell into my lap, and it was an easy way in because I was good at it. I got burned out writing songs that I didn’t care about or writing things that I wouldn’t particularly listen to."
"Sincerely Yours was representing a time in my life. I’m working on my next project P.S. I love you, which is where I’m at in life. It’s basically the sequel to Sincerely Yours, the last song on that EP was “Let It Be,” basically saying when it’s over, it’s over, let it be."




This is only the first portion of the interview, stay tuned for Part II.
Full text interview

ProP "Caution" (video)


Here's a set of new visuals from LA artist ProP the video is for a song that will be featured on his upcoming mixtapeMosaic be on the lookout.

Blue Sky Black Death & Nacho Picasso "Naked Lunch" (video)



Blue Sky Black Death, Nacho Picasso, what you about 'em? If you don't know then you can check out the pair's recently released collaborative project Lord of the Fly. The video above is spawned rom the album and below you can check out the entire thing.


Friday, January 13, 2012

Black EL x Durkin - Under The Influence (video)


This beat and these rhymes are a dope marriage and the supporting visuals are just icing on the cake. Definitely check this video out.

Badbadnotgood Live Cover of "Peso"



Do yourself a favor and make your ears familiar with Badbadnotgood, they do some really dope covers of hiphop tracks. Here's one.

Noah Caine - "The Crown"


New music from the budding artist Noah Caine, I enjoy this joint, share the pleasure with me.

Noah Caine - The Crown by Noah Caine

Wyclef and Jerry Wonda: Hours After The Quake (Documentary)



Here's a documentary chronicling the experiences of Jerry "Wonda" Duplessis & Wyclef Jean, co-founders of nonprofit organization Yele Haiti, following the aftermath of the tragic 7.0 earthquake that devastated Haiti on January 12, 2010.

Storm Watkins "Circa 92" (Instrumental Album)



The young beat mason is only 19 years old, but he has put out a great deal of material in his young music career. Here's a sample of what the man can do.

Thomas Parker - "Nature" (EP)



Here is the debut offering from another North Carolina native with a great voice. Tp's sound is definitely unique though and Nature provides an adequate introduction to listeners who I can assure will be future fans. Give this one a spin.

Download: Thomas Parker - "Nature" (EP)
EP Artwork: here

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Pusha T - "SWEET" (Freestyle)


Here's the video for Pusha's recently released "Sweet" freestyle. Viewing it strictly as a rap song, its pretty nice.

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Devine Carama - "Hang Onto The World" (Video)



I said this once before, allow me to reiterate, Devine Carama is an artist that you should get familiar with. Here is a video that the artist released some time ago for your viewing pleasure. He recently released an album Blood of a Slave and in March Carama plans to release a follow-up to Blood of a Slave entitled Heart of a King

Terrace Martin - "Thoughts From Detention" feat. Yung Shep


Terrace Martin's "Thoughts From Detention" is out now and here is the video for the eponymous first track off the EP featuring Yung Shep.

A.P. "Minute To The Top" w/ Dr. Jays



A.P. had the privilege of rocking with Miss Boss Lady, on her "Minute To The Top" Freestyle series. Lookout for more installments.

Monday, January 9, 2012

Kanye West x Nike KobeSystem



As us sneakerhead's patiently anticipate the release of Kanye's latest Air Yeezy installment, Nike's hiphop spokesman has lent his personality to the Kobe campaign. Check out the commercial, cross-marketing at its finest.

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Young Boy K - "That Shit Crazy"/"Ballin" feat. C-Cash

A double header today! As we all know, "Niggas In Paris" is kind of a popular song. There's a lot of remixes out there and I'm proud to present one from my homie, Young Boy K, straight out my hometown with his version, "That Shit Crazy". He also has an original song called "Ballin'" feat. C-Cash from his upcoming mixtape, "To Life, Love, and Loot".

Young Boy K - That Shit Crazy by Young Boy K Young Boy K ft C Cash - Ballin (Beat by REDRUM) by Young Boy K

Friday, January 6, 2012

Kid Wyze & Larry Donnavon - "NOW(Niggas Outta Winston)" (album)



The two North Carolina based artists have collaborated for their latest project. The LP contains all original material and features include Chedda Chapp, Dirt Diggler, Young Swift & Phocuz. Be sure to hit the link below and download.

Download: Kid Wyze & Larry Donnavon - "NOW(Niggas Outta Winston)"

hi Guys - "Concrete Joes" (mixtape)


Dex McCallister and Cloud 9 collectively form the duo hi Guys and here is the group's latest offering. This is alternative hiphop group's 5th project together, hit the link below and give it a spin.

Download: hiGuys - Concrete Joes (mixtape)

YNG Interview with Miss Ls



Miss Ls recently caught up with the buddding Bronx artist YNG for a few words. For those not familiar with the artist use this as an introduction and check out his latest EP Ashes On My Mac

Download EP: YNG- Ashes on My Mac

Perry Porter - "Apollo 11" (video)



Dope song, hot video, check out this fly shit from Perry Porter a young artist from Tacoma, Washington. The track is spawned from the project Perry Porter & ICBM - Paper Moon

J.A.E - "Deeznutz" (Prod. By MG)



J.A.E spits some trill pimp game on this one over a warm and soulful sample. Peep game, chuuuch!

J.A.E - Deeznutz (Prod. By MG) by Jae YachTs

Thursday, January 5, 2012

The Kid Daytona feat. Aloe Blacc - "New Yorker's Ambition" (video)



Kid Daytona dropped some new visuals for his ode to the NY state of mind. Directed by Woodwork, the video has a nostalgic style to it.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

MP3 Jackson & T Free - "2 Cool 4 Speed" (Video)



My homie T Free just dropped a new video from his Fly for Free mixtape. He and MP3 Jackson offer their rendition of Dom Kennedy's track on this one. Check it out, and download the tape.

Download: Fly For Free

L.A. - "A Place" Video

My baby momma dropped a Video.

Flatbush Zombies - "Thug Waffle" Video

Seen these dudes around in NY where Im at, love their music and movement they one of the few in Brooklyn who actually got some talent on them. V for Zombies in Flatbush

Vulkan the Krusader - Top 10 Un-Appreciated Hip Hop Party Jams from the 90's

Just some songs I think never really got the love they deserved or just stuff I wish a DJ would spin once a while in a nightclub to surprise the shit outta me.Anyways If I was spinning I would spin these 10 in a row lol. V for some of these are highly slept on De La Soul - "öooooohhh" The video was sick as fuck but I love this feel good hip hop track Redman Feat. K-solo - "Its like that" This shit got me mad hyppee anytime I heard it Trigger tha Gambler Feat. Dv Alia Khrist & Smooth da Hustler - "My Crew cant go for that" Lyrics and something very ill Puff Daddy Feat. Ma$e & Carl Thomas "Been around the World" (Remix) yes this shit is so fly to me, just wanna walk around soho aim my middle finger at everyone while I dance. Three Six Mafia - "Slob on my Knob" Yeahhhhhhhhhh!!! Trick Daddy - "Nann Nigga" truly the greatest in Miami Braggadocio Queen Pen - "Party aint a Party" Feat. Mr.Cheeks & two other fools, You already know what it is TRU - "No Limit Soldiers" when this shit came on...holy shit bro. Smif N Wessum aka Cocoa Brovaz "Won on Won" This shit was some fly nigga shit when Duckdown released it on the Soul in the Sole Soundtrack, plus Tek is the best dancer of all time in rap videos. Lost Boyz - "The Yearn" This gem produced by Pete Rock was a STD Awareness song with a dope ass slick talk to it. Rufus Blaq - "Out of Sight" This guy was the first guy I heard sing,rap and produce his own shit. Pretty dope in his hey day. Tracey Lee - "The Theme" This shit was a one hit wonder, Tracey was never seen again in the Hip Hop terrain By Storm!

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Nike x Cole Haan LunarGrand




Grindin in my Cole Haan's kick em off they might be hot. As a subsidiary of the Nike umbrella Cole Haan has gotten the Nike Air treatment to enhance the comfort of a lot of its formal footwear. Now Nike has continued the trend of blending performance with formal and gave the lunar touch to Cole Haan. The project turned out pretty dope as far as appearance of the shoe is concerned and I'm sure that the comfort level is also superb.

Monday, January 2, 2012

Danny Brown "Blunt After Blunt" (live)



Here's a live flick of Danny Brown performing "Blunt After Blunt" from his critically acclaimed project XXX. The video was shot at the Fool's Gold Holiday Party, check it out #style.

Teyana Taylor feat. Wale "Make Your Move"




A new track spawned from the G.O.O.D. Music camp which should be a common theme for the upcoming year. Coming from the adorable Teyana Taylor this track is nothing amazing in my opinion but definitely nothing to sneeze at. Check it out and see what you think.

Larry Donovan & Kid Wyze (prod. Jacin Artis) - "Welcome to the Ballroom"



New music out of North Carolina my home baby. LD and Kid Wyze are linking up for a collaborative effort Niggas Outta Winston and here's a sample of what the project will sound like. Look for the tape to drop some time tomorrow.

YFame & Kevin Poison - "Achilles Heel"



YFame and Kev Poison together represent the Miscellaney camp, here's a new cut from the group where the concept is pretty straight forward but the execution of it is dope. Give it a spin.
Achilles' Heel by MISCELLANEY

Sunday, January 1, 2012

Kilo Kish - Navy

My boy J.Scott introduced me a while back to some of his music projects hes working on other than Smash Simmons and KKK which you will hear about later.He has Kilo Kish who has worked with Odd Future and The Internet recently.If you never heard of her, take a listen I love her voice. Vizzer.

A$AP Rocky - "Pretty Flaco" Download

Rocky did a song in Miami called "Pretty Flaco" (Produced by Spaceghostpurp), here is it, Stevie let that shit breathe.Download this muthafucka right now.