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Download: Marc E. Bassy “Only the Poets (Vol. 1)” (Album w/ IAMSU!, Skizzy Mars + more)
By July 29, 2014
Download: Marc E. Bassy “Only the Poets (Vol. 1)” (Album w/ IAMSU!, Skizzy Mars + more)

A San Francisco native who’s written songs for the likes Chris Brown, Sean Kingston and Mia Pia, Marc E. Bassy is now fixing to parlay his behind-the-scenes experience into a solo career as a recording artist. Step one in his plan to dominate the game will be debut project, Only the Poets (Vol. 1), a […]

Posted in: Music
By July 29, 2014
New Music Video: Macy Gray – Bang Bang

Following the recent news of both her fall North American tour and her forthcoming album “The Way” – set for release on October 7th – Macy Gray premiered the video for the bluesy single “Bang Bang” this week. The video was unveiled just in time for the song’s official U.S release on iTunes.

Posted in: Video
Listen to Episode #24 of @Jabari Johnson’s Words With Friends with Guest Alex White of Next Big Sound:
By July 29, 2014
Listen to Episode #24 of @Jabari Johnson’s Words With Friends with Guest Alex White of Next Big Sound:

Jabari shares some info on this guest: “Alex White is the CEO and co-founder of Next Big Sound, a company that provides music analytics and insights. The company measures the growth and popularity of bands across social networks, streaming services and radio.” Listen here:

Posted in: Interview
New Music: The Weeknd – Often (Kygo Remix)
By July 29, 2014
New Music: The Weeknd – Often (Kygo Remix)

Norway’s Kygo gets the seal of approval from The Weeknd himself following the release of his “Often” remix.

Posted in: Music
New Music: Statik Selektah ft. Ab-Soul, Jon Connor & Logic – Alarm Clock
By July 29, 2014
New Music: Statik Selektah ft. Ab-Soul, Jon Connor & Logic – Alarm Clock

New music off Statik Selektah’s upcoming album, What Goes Around, out 8-19-14 on Showoff Records / Duck Down Music. Statik always knows how to gather up a unique group of MC’s for any given track.

Posted in: Music
New Music: ZMoney ft. King Louie – In Public (prod. C-Sick)
By July 29, 2014
New Music: ZMoney ft. King Louie – In Public (prod. C-Sick)

From the upcoming #3MPIRE trilogy, dropping soon.

Posted in: Music
By July 28, 2014
New Music Video: Apollo Brown ft. Roc Marciano – Lonely And Cold

Apollo Brown releases the first official visual from his latest album, Thirty Eight, once again linking up with New York mercenary Roc Marciano for “Lonely And Cold.” With the sharpest of eyes and the frostbitten wit of a Polo clad hustler slanging in the dead of winter, Marciano delivers his best verses in recent memory, […]

Posted in: Video
New Music: EDF ft. Mike Red – Money Time (Prod. COOP)
By July 28, 2014
New Music: EDF ft. Mike Red – Money Time (Prod. COOP)

Houston, Texas native EDF officially releases his latest single, “Money Time” which is produced by COOP. Money Time also features vocals from Houston native Mike Red. Money time is a dedication to those who’s main goal is to generate revenue despite your field or arena. EDF and Mike Red float over COOP’s production in a […]

Posted in: Underground
New Music: Scolla (@Scolla313) & Kay Franklin – See How It Goes (Prod. Prod. IamKayFranklin x DrewsThatDude)
By July 28, 2014
New Music: Scolla (@Scolla313) & Kay Franklin – See How It Goes (Prod. Prod. IamKayFranklin x DrewsThatDude)

Scolla says of the latest drop: “I’ve traveling as much as possible, living life to the fullest and documenting it all in some of the best music of my career…all I can do is step out on faith and See How It Goes” Production on flow on point. Take a listen for sure.

Posted in: Underground
By July 28, 2014
New Music: SoMo ft Ty Dolla $ign & K Camp – Ride (Remix)

Singer SoMo drops off his remix to “Ride,” featuring two hot up and coming artists in Ty and K Camp. Pretty generic, but not too bad.

Posted in: Music
By July 28, 2014
Video: Watch the DJBooth City Cypher #1 feat. Emilio Rojas, Maffew Ragazino, Black Dave, HD & Kirk Knight

Before there were platinum albums and corporate tours, there were city cyphers; emcees gathered to rhyme purely for sake of rhyming. DJ Booth created their new City Cypher series in that spirit, and for the first episode, we had to keep it NYC and set up shop on a Brooklyn rooftop. It’s just turntables, a mic and […]

Posted in: Video
By July 28, 2014
New Music Video: Juicy J, Wiz Khalifa & Ty Dolla $ign ft. Kill The Noise & Madsonik – Shell Shocked

Here’s the music video in conjunction with the new song from Wiz, Ty and Juicy J. Knock, knock you’re about to get shell shocked.

Posted in: Video
By July 28, 2014
New Music Video: Father ft. iLoveMakonnen5D & Key! – Look At Wrist

Wrist wrist wrist wrist wrist wrist. A new class of MC’s team up for something pretty dope on the low. Really checking for ILOVEMAKONNEN ever since Modi from DCtoBC put me up on him.

Posted in: Video
By July 28, 2014
New Music: Wiz Khalifa – Stayin Out All Night

Wiz Khalifa provides us with yet another joint from his forthcoming album, Blacc Hollywood. This is a celebration of life song right here.

Posted in: Music