"Los Angeles-born, overtly-Armenian rapper R-Mean is bringing word of his mountainous ancestral republic to one of our biggest cultural expressions of all; Hip-Hop! Dedicated to the 98th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, on 4-1-2013 R-Mean released the music video to "Open Wounds" on Pentagon Records; the documentary like political video is dedicated to the Armenian Genocide of 1915. With bone chilling visuals and a humble performance by R-Mean, the video promotes hope and awareness in recognition of the Armenian Genocide.
Video: Havoc + Lloyd Banks Discuss "Life We Chose"
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Havoc of Mobb Deep linked up with a number of guests for his new album 13, including Lloyd Banks on the knocking new single "Life We Chose". With the single already generating significant buzz online and a video coming soon, Havoc and Banks recently sat down to discuss working together on the track give a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming video. 13 is the brand new solo album from Havoc, featuring Royce Da 5'9", Raekwon, Styles P, Twista, and more. In stores everywhere May 7th, standard and deluxe pre-order now available.
The Hieroglyphics Crew proudly release the single and video for "Gun Fever". In the midst of a nationwide highly controversial debate about gun control the Hiero crew chimes in with their unique perspective. Accompanying the song and video is the Hiero Camo merchandise capsule featuring custom camoflouge print on the classic Hieroglyphics 3rd Eye Logo. Known as pioneers of the underground Hieroglyphics continues to push the envelope with this stunning visual directed in house by Casual.
Parallel Thought & Gene The Southern Child "Artillery Splurgin" Available One Week Early!
Courtesy Adam C.
A long time coming Artillery Splurgin the new album from Gene The Southern Child & Parallel Thought is exclusively available to you one week earlier than the May 7th release date, with your choice of digital or the limited edition CD.
Buy it on Bandcamp or PRE-ORDER ON AMAZON by clicking on the album below!
Video: Mic Beatz & Blaq Poet - "Freedom of Speech"
Courtesy Grim Reaperz.
People & friends, a new video just released today "Freedom of Speech" performed by Mic Beatz of Uzual Suspectz and Blaq Poet off the upcoming project "Murder He Wrote". Song produced by Crown (of Grim Reaperz) and cuts by DJ Bobby Bob. Directed by : Directed by P Stew of Uzual Suspectz.
Big B Joins The Dirty Heads & The Expendables Tour & Releases New Video
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Big B has been officially added to the The Dirty Heads upcoming Cabin By The Sea Tour with The Expendables, and will serve as support on the tour throughout June and July. Big B will be touring in support of his new studio album "Fool's Gold", which is scheduled for a July 9th release through Suburban Noize Records.
Irangeles (Iran/Los Angeles) lyricist Malkovich presents the Hashim Thomas-directed music video for “Lies”, his Evilldewer-produced single from his new album Great Expectations, written and recorded in New York City, New Orleans, Atlanta and Los Angeles after giving up his home and possessions to travel indefinitely.
Spectac & Amiri unleash the visuals to their hot new single "I Grew Up" off their new album Soul Beautiful. Directed by BANK! of Two Fifty Media, the video sets the dynamic duo in the small town of Eutawville, SC among fans and friends. Making a special appearance is R&B singer Najee who rips the song's hook.