Rising independent favorites N.B.S. trade words with Dr. Dre’s former mentee Bishop Lamont about the crippling temptations of their respective “Vices” on the latest leak from N.B.S.’ new release The Smokefest. Click Here to listen to the track.
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SAYITAINTTONE of IBGM/Finally Famous (FFOE), releases visual for “BEZELS,” his freestyle to Meek Mill’s “Levels.” Directed by Ken Koller.
S.T.S. is on a roll dropping a new track and new visual for “What More Can I Say” Featuring Nikki Jean & Rog Rebel ( of MPIII ). Produced by MPIII and Video Shot by Daniel Gallardo
“This video was borne from a dream I had a few months ago about teenagers in their own world, a world with hierarchies and initiations, where the boy who was second in command had acne on his face, and so did the girl who was Queen. I dreamt about this world being so different to […]
Diplomats capo Jim Jones returned to the game today with a brand new EP entitled “We Own The Night”, featuring 6 new songs, including Jim’s current radio single “Nasty Girl” featuring Jeremih.
On September 7th, 1996, America lost one of its most controversial, yet beloved, rappers of all time: Tupac Shakur. In this edition of “Blank on Blank,” PBS Digital Studios rewinds to a 1994 interview where the artist and actor rails against the events taking place in his life, including his sexual assault charges, his relationship […]
Woodbridge, Virginia rhymesayer PHZ-Sicks (pronounced “physics”) has released his latest studio album, The Moment. The set packs a total of 15 original jams from the artist, a 2011 nominee for Best VA Male Rap Artist. Included are reader-approved singles “The Love Scene III” and “Coming Down.” Two years in the making, the project marks a […]
“Panoramic” is one of 12 records features on EMPIRE Presents: Yike 4 Life, a brand new compilation that hit iTunes & all digital retailers this morning, compiling some of the ‘yike’ movements most impacting records. Features include Clyde Carson, Sage The Gemini, D-Lo, Priceless Da ROC, LoveRance, 99% and more.
Here is Devin Miles’ 6th Installment of Mr. Miles Monday titled “Tell It Like It Is.” This is one of Devin’s grittiest records to date and produced by AdoTheGod again, the same producer who handled the production on last weeks installment “SHOW.”
Listen to this snippet from Elzhi’s Studio Session, Produced by Karriem Riggins. Boom.
In promotion for Sean Price and M-Phazes’ collaborative extended play effort Land of the Crooks, which becomes available on December 17th, the emcee/producer duo unveil the UGK inspired banger “Dump In The Gut,” along with the project’s artwork and tracklist.
Cory has concluded this year with the release of his 6 song EP ”Invictus” as an appetizer for his upcoming full length album, The Lonely Painter. Invictus is filled with 6 hard hitting songs that require full volume to really take in. Super dope. The long awaited Nina video will also be releasing in January […]
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Kenna stated, “‘How Will It End’ is the culmination of Imitation is Suicide. This is probably the most innovative song in the series, and in order to make that kind of music you have to work with someone like RJ. He and I make alien waveforms. It’s just wherever our imagination takes us.”
Via Highsnobiety: The anticipation building up to the release of the BWGH x PUMA collaboration came to a head yesterday with the release of a short film illustrating the concept behind the sneakers. PUMA has been known to call upon some of the greats for fashion collaborations, previously working with Jil Sander and Alexander McQueen, […]
Kitty Cash releases the next exclusive offering from her forthcoming mixtape, Love The Free, due December 11. Following Kilo Kish’s intro track, the next contribution is “She Love’s The Mirror,” a funky jazz tune from Chicago act Vic Mensa via FADER.