Archive for the 'Miscellaneous' Category

Video: Le$ ft. Curren$y – Prosper (Prod. by Cookin’ Soul)

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

New visuals from Le$ and Spitta for the Memphis Bleek inspired “Prosper”, off the ACE mixtape with Cookin Soul.

Previously: Le$ – Boss Playa

Video: Joell Ortiz – House Slippers Remix (In-Studio)

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Joell does an in-studio performance of the “House Slippers (Remix)” by Operator Emz during a recent trip to StreetSweeper Radio with DJ Kay Slay.

We just did a Heavy Rotation piece with the Yaowa General, check that out here in case you missed it.

Previously: Joell Ortiz ft. B.o.B. & Mally Stakz – Music Saved My Life

Lana Del Rey Covers Complex

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

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My mistress Lana Del Rey goes half on the Complex August/September cover with K.Dot.

Read the full cover story by Dana Droppo here.

Previously: araabMUZIK x Lana Del Rey – Summer Time

Dave East – Black Rose (Mixtape)

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

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Here’s your chance to get familiar with rising Harlem talent Dave East if you haven’t already. His new 15-track mixtape Black Rose features production from Sean C & LV, Sunny Dukes and others, plus a single guest appearance from Smoke DZA. ‘

Stream and download below.

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Cormega ft. AZ, Redman & Styles P – MARS (Dream Team)

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Oh hell yes. This song features 2 of my favorite MCs of all time, plus 2 more who’d easily make my Top 20. Oh and Large Pro is on the boards for good measure.

Off the new Mega Philosophy LP which is available to stream in full here ahead of its official release tomorrow.

We asked Mega to walk us through 6 of the most important songs from his catalog last month, be sure to check that out here if you slept.

Spotted: 2DBZ

Previously: Cormega – Rap Basquiat (Prod. by Large Professor)

Black Sheep Dres on Juan Epstein

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Black Sheep frontman and now prolific solo artist Dres joins Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds for the latest Juan Ep. I have not had the pleasure of listening to this yet, but Peter assures me it’s worth our time.

Dres came by to tell the Black Sheep story and much more. We end up having a pretty in depth Chuck D conversation as well. I would tell you this is not awesome, but I would be lying. It is awesome!

Once you’re done with that, be sure to check out the two pieces we did with Dres back in May, around the time  that he debuted “We Can All Share”, his new single:

Heavy Rotation with The Black Sheep Dres

Pick 6 with The Black Sheep Dres

UPDATED with video of Dres on Juan Ep below.

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Video: Future – T-Shirt

Monday, July 21st, 2014

The latest visual from Honest takes a “day in the life” approach.

Previously: Future ft. French Montana – Rock Star

Video: Common Interview & Freestyle on Sway in the Morning

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Com stops by Sway in the Morning to talk about the new album, working with No I.D., his relationship with Drake and much more. And of course Sway puts him on the spot for his 5 Fingers of Death freestyle challenge.

Previously: Common ft. Big Sean – Diamonds (Trailer)

Childish Major ft. Curtis Williams – Childish

Friday, July 18th, 2014

Childish Major brings in frequent collaborator Curtis Williams for his new single “Childish”.

Previously: Rome Fortune ft. Childish Major – The Night

Video: YG Responds to Youtube Comments

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Noisey caught up with YG in London and got him to respond to some YouTube comments from his “Left Right” video.

Previously: RJ ft. YG, Nipsey Hussle & K Camp – Ride With Me (Remix)