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November 16th, 2012
Peter Jackson is a Toronto rapper doing his thing. He has a new track featuring Jadakiss, Styles P, Sheek Louch, & Jay Vado called “Can’t Get Enough”. It’s a hard hitting beat with persistent hook. Jackson holds his own against these heavy wieghts. This track is available on “Fresh Start”.
November 13th, 2012
On January 28th, J. Cole returns with his second album, Born Sinner. At the moment, there isn’t much to go by other than the title, release date and a brief teaser he dropped last week. But here is the first track from the album, “Miss America.” http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=b6zLca6kVxM
November 2nd, 2012
Juicy J features Wiz KhaIfia “Know Betta” has a menacing undertone in terms of lyrics. “Know betta” samples the Weeknd’s vocals to add to the drone effect of the tune. This rap song is just the right mixture of drum, synths and snares. Juicy J and Wiz blended their individual styles together seamlessly.
November 1st, 2012
In the aftermath of disaster and tragedy of super storm Sandy. KRS-One felt it was necessary to write “Disaster Kit”. The track itself is more of a D.I.Y or step by step on how to maintain in lieu of a crisis. http://youtu.be/vL6T9WHBNOI
October 31st, 2012
Kendrick Lamar has been having a phenomenal year. “The Jig Is Up (Dumpin’),” which is produced by J. Cole is just another dope release. He has such lyrical prowess and is so enjoyable that you barely take notice that you’re being ‘schooled’. Kendrick even takes a lyrical jab at Shyne in this one.
October 30th, 2012
Diplo stopped by BBC1xtra this week and dropped a three-hour Halloween mix. Joined by System D 128, the two sets actually didn’t exactly focus on the spooky season, but more like a true Diplo party with tracks by M.I.A., French Montana, A$AP Rocky, Skrillex, TNGHT, Juicy J, and Major Lazer, of course. However, he did […]
October 29th, 2012
While the track “Dope Style” is a good primer for what is to come. What makes it stand out is one of the original female emcees Mc Lyte. She lends her lyricism for the Brooklyn Originals mixtape that is set to drop in Oct. It is short but, a refreshing departure from contemporary hip hop. […]
October 26th, 2012
So it is possible that fans of Young Buck can get new music even though he has been on “hiatus” aka locked up. The Emcee has asked 2Chainz to accompany him on the track “So Gone”. It is a laid-back rap tune that has a decent flow and a hint of narrative to it. This […]
October 26th, 2012
Roc Marciano drops his long-awaited new album, Reloaded, on November 13th. But it looks like that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Recently, the Long Islander revealed that he’s got five new albums on the horizon, all of which he hopes to have out by the end of next year. Check out new song “Hey […]
October 23rd, 2012
While we wait for the follow-up to last year’s incredible Electronic Dream (and this ain’t it), AraabMuzik has given us two new joints to chew on for a while: “After Hours,” which sounds like it could end up on a legit sequel, and “Araab Styles,” which features Styles P on the mic.