Archive for the 'Miscellaneous' Category

J.Y. ft. Max B – Wave Season

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

New music from New Jersey MC J.Y. featuring some unreleased bars from Biggavel. This is the first single from J’s upcoming album, Such Is Life, due out April 28th.

Spotted: 2DBZ

Previously: J.Y. – On My Mind (Video)

Fat Tony ft. Maxo Kream – Love Me

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

New music from Houston’s Fat Tony produced by Shy Guy. That artwork is killer.

Spotted: Complex

Previously: Fat Tony – No More (Video)

Chuck Inglish ft. Action Bronson – Gametime

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Bronson and Chuck, what else do I even need to say. Off Chuck’s Convertibles, available for pre-order on iTunes now.

via Redbull

Previously: Chuck Inglish ft. Vic Mensa, RetcH, Hassani Kwess & Sulaiman – Money Clip

Video: Bodega Bamz & SD of GBE on The FRANK Show

Monday, March 31st, 2014

The latest episode of the The FRANK 151 Show features a couple of interviews with GBE’s SD and Bodega Bamz. Also featured are pro-skater Eli Reed, Jenne Lombardo and a father/son interview between Lou and Cisco Adler.

Previously: Cam’ron & Chief Keef on The FRANK Show

Video: Lil Bibby – Water (Live at FADER Fort)

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Here’s some footage of Bibby tearing up the FADER Fort at SXSW with “Water”. In case you missed it, he dropped a video for the single last week.

UPDATED: Bibby spoke to FSD about a new EP he’s preparing called The Book, that he says should be ready in 6 to 8 weeks.

Previously: Lil Herb & Lil Bibby – At Night

Video: Nature – Welcome To My World Revisited

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

New visuals from Nature for “Welcome To My World Revisited”, off the Winter edition of his Seasons Changed series. Produced by DJ Supa Dave.

Previously: Nature ft. Black Rob – Brighter Days

Video: Chance The Rapper on CNN’s Chicagoland

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Here’s a clip from CNN’s ongoing documentary series Chicagoland which takes a look at the rise of Chance The Rapper. This segment focuses on Chance’s experiences growing up on the South Side and how the loss of his peers to violence, specifically the shooting death of his friend Kevin, have influenced his art. You can catch the full episode tonight on CNN at 9:00 pm, and I understand Fake Shore Drive will also be making an appearance.

Previously: Chance The Rapper Debuts New Music on Toca Tuesdays

Video: Russell Simmons Responds to Kid Cudi’s Comments on Hip-Hop

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

During his visit to Arsenio last night, Russell was asked to comment on KiD CuDi’s recent call for an end to misogyny in Hip-Hop. I think they both make valid points, but obviously it’s a debate that goes deeper than a couple of thoughts on a late night talk show.

Continue below to hear Russell’s thoughts on Kanye’s ongoing battle to infiltrate the fashion industry. UPDATED with the full interview below.

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Video: Lil Bibby – Water

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

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Bibby drops the crisp new visual for the Free Crack heater “Water”.

Check out his interview with David Drake for Complex here.

Previously: Lil Herb & Lil Bibby – At Night

Wu-Tang to Release 1 High Priced Copy of New LP

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Well now, there are all sorts of new rules being written this week. Forbes today broke the news that Wu-Tang will only release 1 single solitary copy of their next project, The Wu – Once Upon A Time In Shaolin. So how eactly is that going to work you ask? Well the only existing copy of the LP will live in a custom engraved, silver and nickel display box (see above) made by British-Moroccan artist Yahya. The Clan will not release the album to the public through traditional channels, but instead hope to put the piece on exhibit at museums, art galleries and music festivals for fans to view and hear (for a fee, of course).

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