Archive for September, 2012

Video: Dave Lighty Speaks on His Brother’s Death

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Dave Lighty speaks to Sway about his brother’s alleged suicide and the doubts he has surrounding the circumstances of his death. He says the findings of the ongoing private investigation will be made public at the appropriate time.

Previously: Curtis Funding Investigation into Chris Lighty’s Death | Remembering Chris Lighty

J.Y. – The Slave Shift: Falling Up (Mixtape)

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Jersey’s J.Y. is back at it with the follow-up to last year’s Slave Shift: Walking Down mixtape. Features include familiar faces Cory Gunz, Emilio Rojas, Michael Francis as well as beats from Fortunate Ones, Nard & B and Rico Love.

Track list, stream and download link after the jump.

Previously: J.Y. ft. Cory Gunz & Emilio Rojas – Can’t Pretend (World We Know)

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Video: BET Hip-Hop Awards 2012 – Ruff Ryders & West Coast Cypher (Previews)

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Here’s a tease of the Ruff Ryders Cypher from the upcoming 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards show. This clip features DMX and Eve but you will also be able to catch Snoop Lion, E-40, Kendrick Lamar, T.I., A$AP Rocky, Cassidy, Mystikal, Talib Kweli, B.o.B and others participating in Cyphers when the show airs on October 9th at 8:00 p.m. For some reason they disrespected my hometown and listed DMX as being from Baltimore, but this is a Negro Channel production we’re talking about here so you know something will always be janky.

Hit the jump for a teaser of the West Coast Cypher with Snoop, Kendrick, E-40, Kurupt, Xzibit and YG.

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Krook Rock ft. Jadakiss & Mall G – Killa Confrontationz

Friday, September 28th, 2012

“Never do it sloppy, spend everything with Papi”

Kiss hops on a new street single from Krook Rock.

Previously: Prince Marley ft. Jadakiss – Step Your Game Up | Beanie Sigel on his Battle with Jadakiss

Boaz ft. Chevy Woods & GLC – Pimpin’ + America ft. ScHoolBoy Q

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Boaz puts his pimp hand down with Chevy and G on this Drum Gang produced joint off Bases Loaded.

Here him and Q hop on a joint by ID Labs.

Spotted: HNHH

 

UPDATE: Grabthe full tape here.

Previously: Boaz ft. Mac Miller – Everything

Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire – Telephuck (Live at Converse Rubber Tracks)

Friday, September 28th, 2012

FADER hits us with an mp3 of a live performance of “Telephuck”, a new El-P produced single that eXquire did at Converse Rubber Tracks.

Previously: Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire Interview w/ FADER’s Brooklyn Bound

OG Che$$ – Galaxy

Friday, September 28th, 2012

New OG Che$$ produced by NeXus.

Spotted: RHF

Previously: OG Che$$ ft. A$AP Ferg – Home

Video: Wale & Stalley – “Every Word Great” (Preview of New ESPN First Take Theme)

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Here’s a quick preview of the new theme Wale and Stalley recorded for ESPN’s First Take. You can check it out in its entirety when it debuts on the show this coming Monday.

Previously: Stalley & Wale Record New Theme for ESPN’s First Take | Wale on ESPN’s First Take

Video: Kendrick Lamar Interview w/ Mr. Peter Parker

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Kendrick and Mr. Peter Parker talk Los Angeles, Aftermath, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Lady Gaga, his decision not to vote and more.

Part 2 below.

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Video: A$AP Rocky & Danny Brown Talk LongLiveA$AP Tour

Friday, September 28th, 2012

This is a clip from an interview Danny and Rocky did with Prince Paul and Mr. Dead for Scion AV in which they talk about the LongLiveA$AP Tour.

Check out more footage from the show at Roseland Ballroom last night after the jump, including performances from ScHoolBoy Q and Danny Brown.

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