Archive for the 'Miscellaneous' Category

Nipsey Hussle Launches The Marathon Clothing Flagship Store

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Nipsey Hussle is one of the nicest MC’s in LA, but he’s also a successful entrepreneur and his The Marathon Clothing store in the city’s Crenshaw district is about to get a major upgrade to be revealed this weekend at a grand opening. In this new documentary, Nip and his brother give us the background on the store and clothing brand from its humble beginnings on a table out on the sidewalk, though the raids and arrests that threatened to shut everything down, right up to the triumphant launch of their flagship “smart store” and app this Saturday, June 17th. It’s an interesting and inspiring watch that’s definitely worth your time.

For more on the interactive features of the new shop, check out Nip’s interview on The Cruz Show below.

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Rhythm Roulette with Daringer

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Griselda Records audio architect Daringer is next up on Mass Appeal’s Rhythm Roulette beatmaking challenge. After selecting some vinyl at random from Academy Records in New York, he absolutely crushes a Black Sabbath sample before bringing in Benny to lace it with some bars. Good shit.

As a bonus, I’m including Westside Gunn’s recent interview with Peter Rosenberg on Real Late, during which he speaks on his hometown of Buffalo, the background on Griselda’s deal with Shady Records and more. Watch below.

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Video: Mike WiLL Made-It ft. Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane & Rae Sremmurd – Perfect Pint

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Nabil directs Mike WiLL’s insane new visual for “Perfect Pint” featuring Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane and Rae Sremmurd, off that Ransom 2.

Stream Gucci Mane’s new Drop Top Wop album here, listen to a new Rae Sremmurd remix of “Unforgettable” here and check out Kendrick’s remix of “Mask Off here.

Previously: Mike WiLL Made-It ft. Big Sean – On The Come Up (Video)

Gucci Mane – Drop Top Wop (Album Stream)

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

A year ago this Friday, Gucci Mane was released from prison after serving out a sentence on weapons charges. A year later, to the day, he’s dropping his 4th project since his release. Nobody will ever accuse this man of being lazy or resting on his laurels. The new project, Drop Top Wop, clocks in at a light 10-tracks and features appearances from 2 Chainz, Young Dolph, Offset and Rick Ross. Metro Boomin served as executive producer, so you already know this shit is going to slap viciously.

Stream below.

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Lil Yachty – Teenage Emotions (Album Stream)

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Lil Yachty. The name alone inspires anger and confusion in old heads everywhere. Today the young enigma drops his debut album, Teenage Emotions, an ambitious 21-track project with appearances from Migos, YG, Kamaiyah, Diplo, Evander Griiim and others. Personally, as an old head myself, I am not afraid of this red braided young man and I’m curious to hear how this shit flows. Stream Teenage Emotions below now.

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Video: Prince SAMO – Mad Lion’s Revenge

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Last seen on the champ hoody music EP from his World’s Fair brother Remy Banks, Prince SAMO is back today with a video for “Mad Lion’s Revenge,” a SPVCE and Beard Thief-produced loosie inspired by “Shoot To Kill” that he dropped last year.

Previously: World’s Fair x Two-9 – Bout It & 5 Mics

Juicy J – Gas Face (Mixtape)

Monday, May 15th, 2017

The Juice is loose again. Juicy J drops his latest solo mixtape Gas Face, which features guest appearances from the likes of Lil Wayne, Quavo and Chris Brown, plus production from TM88, Southside, Sonny Digital and Murda Beatz among others. MC Serch and Pete Nice are somehow nowhere to be found on this however.

Stream and download the full tape below.

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Lil Yachty – Bring It Back

Friday, May 5th, 2017


Lil Yachty shares his new 80’s inspired Teenage Emotions single “Bring It Back.” Listen below and look for the album to arrive on May 26th. UPDATED: Video added below.

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Video: YG ft. DJ Mustard – Pop It, Shake It

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

YG touches down in Trinidad for Carnival in the jiggly new visual for “Pop It, Shake It,” produced by DJ Mustard.

Previously: Mariah Carey ft. YG & Remy Ma – I Don’t (Remix)

Video: A$AP Ferg ft. Remy Ma – East Coast

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

A$AP Ferg and Remy Ma drop their video for “East Coast” with cameos from French Montana, Flatbush Zombies, Rick Ross, A$AP Rocky and various other Mob members. Cozy Tapes Vol. 2 is on the way.

Previously: A$AP Rocky ft. A$AP Ferg – Wrong