Archive for July, 2008

Video: Sean Price in The Middle of Nowhere

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

When you’re on a dirt path in the middle of UTAH getting passed by garbage trucks, it can seem all too much like a scene out of “The Hills Have Eyes.” Luckily Sean Price and his two Jewish Road Managers made it back to Brooklyn, NY safely, where Sean Price could complete the new Heltah Skeltah album “D.I.R.T.” in stores September 30th on Duck Down Records

Serius Jones – The Hard Way (Mixtape)

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

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Mickey Factz – Going Nowhere & Dolla (The Leak #32)

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

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If you recall, Mickey asked for ideas from the public for this week’s Leak. These two songs are the result.

Here are the emails that inspired the two winning selections:

From Kyle Connaro:

Tell the story from the point of view of a record (Vinyl) trying to get love in the huge era of CD’s (90′s) and how difficult it is for you to do so and the struggles of being quality but overlooked. Then transition to the same concept with CD’s and mp3s and downloads…

And:

From Ricardo Santiago:

I would like the next concept to be …. You as a dollar bill and what goes on as you pass hands… From drug dealers all the way to the big dogs in congress. Just an Idea…

Mickey Factz – Going Nowhere & Dolla

The Game’s “LAX” Tracklisting

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

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01. State of Emergency (Feat. Ice Cube) (Produced By Jonathan “J.R.” Rothem)
02. Bulletproof Diaries (Feat. Raekwon) (Produced By Jelly Roll)
03. Cali Sunshine (Feat. Bilal) (Produced By Nottz)
04. Game’s Pain (Feat. Keysha Cole) (Produced By Knobody)
05. My Life (Feat. Lil’ Wayne) (Produced By Cool & Dre)
06. Angel (Feat. Common) (Produced By Kanye West)
07. Camera Phone (Feat. Ne-Yo) (Produced By Cool & Dre)
08. A Thug And A Gentleman (Feat. Ne-Yo) (Produced By Jonathan “J.R.” Rothem)
09. Us Live (Feat. Chrisette Michelle) (Produced By Scott Storch)
10. Put Ya Hands Up (Feat. Busta Rhymes) (Produced By Scott Storch)
11. Dope Boys (Feat. Travis Barker) (Produced By 1500 or Nothin’)
12. Touchdown (Feat. Raheem DeVaughn) (Produced By Nottz)
13. Ya Heard (Feat. Ludacris) (Produced By Nottz)
14. Nice (Produced By Irv Gotti)
15. House Of Pain (Produced By DJ Toomp)
16. Letter To The King (Produced By Hi-Tek)

via OnSMASH

Kanye Makes Vanity Fair’s Best Dressed List

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

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Kanye landed at #18 on Vanity Fair’s 69th annual International Best Dressed List, and he seems happier than when he won his Grammys.

Click the image to read the piece on the VF site.

Crooked I ft. Coniyac – New West Baby

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

More newness off the Block Obama mixtape.

Crooked I ft. Coniyac – New West Baby

Wiz Khalifa – Dope Boys Freestyle

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

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Wiz Khalifa – Dope Boys Freestyle

Video: David Banner Speaks On Losing Weight

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

He’s almost right. The worst part is these rappers promoting shit like Big Macs in their raps have trainers and stay in the gym, and eat better than how you think they eat.

Previously: The Evolution of David Banner | David Banner ft. Lil Wayne – Shawty Say (Behind The Scenes) | David Banner on The Daily Fix | David Banner on AOL Sessions

Vibe 15th Anniversary Juice Issue Covers (Jay-Z)

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

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Video: Jay Electronica Interview with UGHH

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

In part 1, he speaks on the dues he’s paid, why he’s been walking around with a staff, his relationship w/ Erykah Badu and his use of J Dilla Beats

Part 2 after the jump.

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