The latest single "Cloud" produced by North Carolina up and comer J Rodgers off of Japhia Life's critically acclaimed new LP "Westside Pharmacy", with it's minimalistic and menacing 808 littered instrumental sounds like a blast from past 80's era hardcore hip-hop, while still showcasing a progressive sonic soundscape.
Description 1. Where were you born: Bronx n.y 2. Who is your favorite actor? Al Pacino Robert Deniro 3. Your favourite hobby and/or present as a kid: Watching old movies 4. How you got into being a DJ/presenter: Grew up hearing dj's in my area 5. Your biggest influence(s): Charlie chase grand master flash twf brucie bee kid capri clark kent 6. Achievements: Breaking records and being noticed for it. 7. Song/Tune you love or inspired you: Eric B & Rakim - Eric B for president 8. Favourite lyric: 9. Your dream gig or collaboration: I can say thank god I have done it all !! 10. Interests / hobbies outside music: Cooking 11. What is your favorite Drink: Water 12. Three rules you live your life by: Respect, hard work, loyalty 13. When did you last flop as a DJ?: Never; blame the promoter.....I dj !! 14. What is your favorite Movie: Scarface and juice 15. Which Guinness World Record would you like to break:?????????? 16. Something about you that most people do not know or would be surprised to learn about you: Proud father of two
Queens Rapper Que To Drop Debut EP, "QNA: Questions No Answers"
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE // It’s been a long time coming for Queens, New York rapper Que to release his highly anticipated debut EP, "QNA: Questions No Answers", via Attain Records. This brand new body of work, spearheaded by the blazing single, "Dat's How I Feel", will be officially released on January 24, 2013 and the wait is finally over for this high-profile rapper to bless the rap game.
Taking his time to construct a flawless masterpiece with "QNA: Questions No Answers", Que's EP is fueled with (6) electrifying tracks that will blow your speakers.
When talking about his EP title, Que explained, "It means my questions, my thoughts, just raw emotions with no answers. I wanted to pose questions and leave answers for the listeners interpretation for themselves."
Adding, "'QNA' is an abbreviation for 'Questions No Answers'. The world is full of questions with no answers, and I try to express, through my music, some things are better left unanswered… just felt or enjoyed."
Que's "QNA: Questions No Answers" and his lead single, "Dat's How I Feel", will be available on all major retailers such as iTunes, Amazon, FYE.com, and BestBuy.com. The official music video for the offering's first single will be unveiled shortly.
Que, born on June 4 1983, is a versatile, original, and driven rapper and business man, who presents a lyrically-charged and in-depth project with "QNA: Questions No Answers". The EP refreshes the true spirits of Hip-Hop.
Download your copy on January 24, press play and enjoy this musical offering, which is the perfect soundtrack for everyone and every mood.
Tracklisting for "QNA: Questions No Answers":
1. Brite Litez
2. Dat's How I Feel
4. Lil Star
5. Mental Trumpets
KTSB perfectly represents the new vanguard of hip hop - positive, clever, hyper literate and professional. As an artist on the rise, deeming himself a socially progressive youth KTSB makes a valiant effort to channel his past, present, and foreseen future to change the lives of all audiences through his artistry. With his music promoting the consciousness of social growth and unity, he believes in encouraging a healthy and sustainable future for mankind through art, design, music, and community involvement.
Trel Mack continues to create a strong presence on the internet! After a strong 2012 being featured on almost every top publication, the interview request are coming in constantly for Trel Mack. With the success of his EP "Inspired By Greatness" released under his independent label SKE Records, 2013 is destined to be even stronger for the Philadelphia artist! Recently Trel Mack spoke with Mafia Magazine radio on his rise as a artist and what he has planned for 2013!
Video: Malik B & Mars Co-Op (The Roots) "48 BARS" f/ Sunwun
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Malik B and Mars Co-op of Philly's legendary Roots Crew
are back with a visual for their new single "48 BARS".
Malik and Mars - a.k.a. The TaliUp Boyz - have commandeered ultra-cool MC SUNWUN to help lay the bounce on this fun, braggadocious T.U.B. release:
Just as he did with his break-out solo mixtape, Premier Politics, Sir Michael Rocks released a revamped and entirely new companion piece to Lap Of Lux; Lap Of Lux 1.5, which features collaborations with Harry Fraud, his Cool Kid brethren Chuck Inglish and Cardo.