NY based Duo GreenLine (K-Reid, Brooklyn and Yung, Bronx) drop their 2nd official video off of their mixtape L.I.F.E (Loyalty Is Forever). The record is titled "Cry", and with the help of KQuick on a very powerful hook the duo expresses the many personal life battles they have been through individually as well as together. This is a very heartfelt record that ANY and EVERYONE can relate to.
Audio: Isaac Reid f/ Killa Kyleon "Feeling Myself"
Houston, TX native Isaac Reid drops his debut project today entitled "Nothing To Lose." The 24 year old up and comer gets contributions on the project from Devin The Dude, Killa Kyleon, Roosh Williams and more The tape is fully produced by TrakkSounds with co-production from his fellow Knock City members (Chinky P and Albie Dickson) and DJ Rapid Ric.
"Exodus RBG" aims to spark dialogue and build community through Hip Hop. Directed by Divine RBG, it places a critical lens on The Bronx and the resilience of its people. Featuring guest performances by Get Down (from Inglewood, California) and Ness (A-Alikes). This is officially the first music video response to Kendrick Lamar's verse on "Control." As a Bronx born and raised Boricua, I'm proud to say that it was all filmed in the Bronx. Much love and respect to all the boroughs. Both coasts and all sides of the planet. Here it is! Please watch, comment, and share often. Peace & Respect!
I teased an image of these new, dope & limited edition cassettes of myself & Mega Ran's 2010 project Forever Famicom yesterday on Twitter, and the response from those of you not able to go to PAX in Seattle Labor Day weekend, where they will be debuting for sale, prompted us to set aside a batch of 50 of these babies to sell exclusively on our Bandcamp! They will ship to you AFTER PAX, starting September 4th but remember these are the ONLY guaranteed 50 of the 300 we made, with the help of Papa D and the good peoples at Traffic Distrubition, as the rest will be sold during PAX- so order yours now by clicking the pic above or button below... OH YEAH, each cassette comes with a download card to grab the album in it's digital form AND features a BONUS TRACK!
Speaking of NEW Forever Famicom, super shouts to artist Jay Roeder for designing this artwork which will also debut at PAX in the form of a t-shirt! These tees will also be available online along with the next & final (maybe) installment of our DLC series beginning in September, so hold tight... "The Goodness" is on deck!
AND Lastly, speaking of tees that the homie Jay Roeder designed- top of the summer I took pre-orders for the above Panacea tee design, which if you notice has been updated to include our name on the shirt ;) Well, I have since changed tee manufacturers and wanted to update you patient fans that these joints will indeed be shipping THIS month as myself and Jay are in the process of getting the screens to print now since the design has been finalized, so thank you for being patient! In the meantime, the order links for these are temporarily unavailable till I fulfill the original pre-orders, BUT will be back up next month as well.
More music on deck for the Fall as well as some touring with Random, plus new websites in the works for myself & Panacea so stay tuned; And for those who will be in Seattle for PAX- I am looking forward to meeting and performing for you as it's one of my favorite cities! And as Penny Arcade Expo draws even closer, me & Ran will be announcing some more BIG news in regards to the event!
AMBUSH & KAREEM ALI IS A MODERN DAY EMCEE PRODUCER DUO OUT OF BALTIMORE CITY.AMBUSH PRODUCES THE MUSIC AND KAREEM ALI PROVIDES THE LYRICS.THE ALBUM ALI BOMAYE IS THE BEST PURE HIP HOP ALBUM TO COME OUT OF THE DC, MARYLAND, VIRGINIA AREA IN THE LAST 5 YEARS.
The 'death or jail' option offered by the street life is a Hobson's choice up-and-coming Philly MC by way of Brooklyn, Ugly Nov, is ready to walk away from, choosing instead to peddle his stories. In the visual for his latest release, "Death", Nov and co-director Yinka Soda paint a grim picture of a life with few choices and little hope. Nov's debut full-length project, "Ugly Season" drops later this year.
After releasing a fuzzy YouTube clip of the the track last week, R.A. The Rugged Man is now debuting the full CD-Quality version of "It's Gone", the exclusive bonus track included on the cassette edition of Legends Never Die.
San Francisco rapper Roach Gigz premieres the visual for "It's Lit" today on Stereogum. The single, which dropped last month on SPIN, features production by Nima Fadavi and a guest appearance by Iamsu!. Directed by Robert O. Mojica and Rey Castillo, the video is the first from Roach since the release of his latest mixtape, Roachy Balboa III.