The Lessondary affiliate (Jermiside) teams up with prolific Boston based producer Jonathan Lowell for this track off their upcoming project A Dream of Consciousness that will be available for free download on April 2nd right here at KevinNottingham.com.
New York Emcee AKIR returns with a brand new video for "SOUL" which features Lessondary's Che Grand from his upcoming EP "Focus". The hard hitting single was shot entirely in the Netherlands and directed by Jere-Me. The video shows the Rebel Armz representative spitting his trademark flow over a dark instrumental from the man himself. Whether in the streets or the studio, AKIR showcases why the system will never be able to buy his "SOUL".
Smoovth of the duo, Tha Connection from Hempstead NY, releases his new set of jewels entitled "Treasures", in the "Lost Tapes" form by resurrecting lost and found songs. This is a BANDCAMP EXCLUSIVE! Japan CD version coming soon...
In the song he explains how he has progressed overtime and at the end of the song he also pays homage with a special dedication to Malcolm X by putting his famous "Plymouth Rock Speech" at the end of the song. "I want everyone to know that hard work & progression are the keys to success!"
Today, The Doppelgangaz are releasing their new album, HARK. The 12-track project, out via the group's Groggy Pack Entertainment label, is the first official album since 2011's Lone Sharks, and musically, the project continues to assert The Doppelgangaz, comprised of rapper/producer's Matter Ov Fact and EP, as part of the up-and-coming group of standard bearers for New York's resurgent hip-hop scene.