Archive for January, 2010

Video: Jay Electronica – Exhibit C (Live w/ The Roots & Mos Def)

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Jay Electronica performed Exhibit C with Mos Def live last night at The Roots’ Pre-Grammy Jam Session, and OKP was there to capture this footage, live at West Hollywood’s The Key Club. See the flicks here.

It’s not the first time The Roots & Mos Def assisted Jay on this track: Jay’s show at Highline Ballroom (+ audio) x The Knitting Factory

Related: Mel D Cole was on deck for some pics of his own Set 1 | Set 2

Cassidy feat. Jag – Mic Please

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

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Cass flows over J. Cole’s “Lights Please” for his Apply Pressure 2 tape.

Cassidy feat. Jag – Mic Please

Previously: Cassidy 5 Minute Freestyle (Video)

Styles P – Born In These Streets + Hoody Season

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

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Here are two more leaks from DJ OP’s 02.02.10 mixtape dropping on Tuesday. Get the last leak featuring A.P. here.

Styles P feat. Tre Williams – Born In These Streets

BONUS: Styles P feat. A.P. – Hoody Season

Previously: Styles P feat. Raekwon – Time Will Tell

Video: Pill & Yelawolf at The 808 Experience

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

TSS has some footage from SMKA’s The 808 Experience release party for volume 2 of The 808 Experiment.

After the jump, peep Pill performing “Trap Going Ham” along with A. Leon Craft doing “Botanicals,” from SMKA’s 808 Expermiment Vol. 2.

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Video: Nas – Hate Me Now (Live in Park City, Utah)

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Nas and DJ Green Lantern were in Utah last week for the Sundance Film Festival and he performed “Hate Me Now” at Harryo’s in Park City. Props to 57thAve

Play Cloths x G-Shock DW-6900

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

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The Clipse got together with the good folks at G-Shock to bring you the DW-6900 for the Spring 2010 collection of Play Cloths. The picture might not show it but there’s a Jack logo on the watch. This drops March 2010, at Play Cloths retailers such as Wellgosh.

Spotted at HighSnobiety

Previously: Bun B – Play Cloths | Play Cloths x Wyclef x Haiti Relief Effort

Video: Drake & Fabolous Join Trey Songz On Stage

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Last night, Trey Songz brought out Drake to perform “Invented Sex” at the same venue Drake came out to join Timbaland for Say Something/Forever the night before, the House of Blues Sunset Strip in West Hollywood. Props to Rap-Up.

Hit the jump for footage of Fabolous performing “Say Aah” with Trey.

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PICS: The 6th Annual Roots Jam Session

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

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The 6th Annual Pre-Grammy Roots Jam Session went down last night at the Key Club in West Hollywood.

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After the jump, check out some pictures from the performances and special guests, such as Slash from GNR, George Lopez, Jason Biggs, Elizabeth Banks, Ryan Philippe and Kelsey Grammer.

Related: VIBE has their own pics from the event

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Video: Raekwon Talks New Tour, Album & Video

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Rae tells his fans he’s about to embark on a two and a half week tour of Canadian show dates, gives them an update on the new Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang album and lets them know he’s shooting a video for a song off OB4CL2 (peep his hoodie).

Freeway – Time (prod. Jake One)

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

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Freeway and Jake One gave HipHopDX this exclusive song for their Hip Hop Helps Haiti project. The tape downloads a couple other exclusives, download the full thing here.

Freeway – Time (prod. Jake One)

Beat is crazy. Seriously.

Previously: Freeway & Jake One feat. Raekwon – One Thing