Thursday June 30, 2016
RapReviews.com
Feature of the Week

[Backstage] BRBRCK is B(A)CK.

BRBRCK review

Latest News Headlines
MP3: Esko - "Against the Law" prod. J-Kits (@BallinPR)


MP3: Esko - "Against the Law" (prod. J-Kits)

Courtesy Nik @ Ballin PR.

Raised in New Jersey but residing in Los Angeles, CA, emcee Esko has completed his sophomore LP, The Seed, a 10-song album where he relates his life story to the metaphor of a seed that’s fallen from a tree and is forced to rebuild from nothing.

* http://esko.bandcamp.com/track/against-the-law-prod-by-j-kits *

"The seed has to grow towards the light," explains Esko. Production on **The Seed** is shared by North Carolina beat maker Sean Lane (worked with Eyezon and J Ross Parelli), along with Q-Smith, CAV3, and J-Kits.

The last decade has been a tumultuous one for Esko, and The Seed is a testament to the growth that resulted from the chaos.  Drawing inspiration from acts like Gnarls Barkley, Pink Floyd, Andre 3000, Lupe Fiasco, and Portishead, Esko documents the events in North Carolina that preceded the westward move with raw emotion, introspective lyrics and creative delivery.

Video: @DSisive - "..If Everyday Was Halloween" (@URBNET)


Video: D-Sisive - "..If Everyday Was Halloween"

Courtesy URBNET.

If Everyday Was Halloween is a short documentary encompassing the music and writings of Derek Christoff [aka D-Sisive], juxtaposed with visuals from Collingwood, Ontario's Elvis Festival. In addition to D-Sisive's music, from the now available Asian Elvis [mixtape], the piece is scored using the beautifully haunting ballad, 'Words', recorded by Minnesota's Low.

MP3: Joey Bada$$ - "Waves" (@joeyBADASS_)


MP3: Joey Bada$$ - "Waves"

Courtesy Sony Red.

* http://dl.dropbox.com/u/19416547/joeybada.zip *

Video: CNN Covers @CrazyLegsRSC Final Battles at RSC35


Video: CNN Covers Crazy Legs Final Battles at RSC35

Courtesy Dove @ Tygereye.

CNN was on-site at the Rock Steady Crew 35th Anniversary as legendary Bboy and RSC president Crazy Legs ripped through his final battles with a flurry of hand-picked competitors!  Watch the full report with footage of the battles and emotional interviews below, which aired on CNN on Friday, August 10.

Mixtape: @MachineGunKelly - "EST 4 Life"


Mixtape: MGK - "EST 4 Life"

Courtesy Chris @ E1.

Download MGK's new mixtape EST 4 Life HERE - http://www.livemixtapes.com/mixtapes/18347/machine_gun_kelly_est_4_life.html .

Audio: Metabeats ft. @ActionBronson - "Hookers"


Audio: Metabeats ft. Action Bronson - "Hookers"

Courtesy Nora Ritchie.

One of New York's finest, Action Bronson, and one of the UK's leading producers, Metabeats, have teamed up for the new track "Hookers." "Hookers" is the 1st single from Metabeats' highly anticipated second LP Caviar Crackle. After debuting on FADER last week, the track is now available today for download on iTunes.

Metabeats' upcoming LP Caviar Crackle will feature one of the UK's finest producers with a hand-picked list of emcees and musicians including Action Bronson, Oddisee, Quelle, P.L.O., and more. Caviar Cackle will be released via UK's leading hip-hop label Associated Minds.

U.S. iTunes Buy Link) - Metabeats ft. Action Bronson - "Hookers": http://bit.ly/NbAGiN .

(UK iTunes Buy Link) - Metabeats ft. Action Bronson - "Hookers": http://bit.ly/P7GVr2 .

(MP3 Stream) - Metabeats ft. Action Bronson - "Hookers": http://soundcloud.com/associatedminds/metabeats-feat-action-bronson .

Video: @FollowMyFresh f/ @BeingSPOT - "Better 2day"


Video: Rob Fresh f/ SPOT - "Better 2day" (dir. Ant Lava)

Courtesy FRESH.

Rob Fresh releases his third video, Better 2day ft. SPOT, off his "Who I Am" EP. With Ant Lava behind the lens, the song's uplifting message is accompanied by a visual journey through the experiences that made Rob Fresh the artist he is today.

The Hip-Hop Shop #186 - Crazy Heart From Here to Brazil




It's time for another new edition of The Hip-Hop Shop. Episode #186 is Crazy Heart From Here to Brazil. Your host Steve 'Flash' Juon brings you hot tracks from Madchild, 40Love, Maimouna Youssef and more! Send feedback to @RapReviews on this episode! Thanks for listening and remember to share the show with a friend and tell them to check it out every Tuesday on RapReviews.com! Don't forget to subscribe to our RSS newsfeed and follow us on Twitter so you never miss a new episode.

Download Here (right click to save)

Tracks featured this week:

* Madchild - Crazy Heart Print
* Crook Firm f/ XL (Kreators) - To the End
* Maimouna Youssef a/k/a Mumu Fresh - Meet Me in Brazil
* 40Love f/ Headnodic - I'll Take Care of You
* Nefew x Shakes x D.M.P. x Nottz - In Store for Us
* Esko - Against the Law

Video: @MaimounaYoussef, "Meet Me In Brazil"


Video: Maimouna Youssef, "Meet Me In Brazil"

Courtesy Dunn Deal PR.

Baltimore singer, emcee, songwriter and poet Maimouna Youssef presents the Brian "B.Kyle" Atkins-directed music video for "Meet Me In Brazil", the second single from her album The Blooming. The "Brazil" clip features actor Lamman Rucker, best known for his roles in Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? Youssef received a Grammy nomination for her contribution on The Roots' hit “Don’t Feel Right” in 2007 for best rap song, and made her big screen debut on Dave Chappelle's Block Party.

MP3: Gucci Mane - "El Chapo" (@Gucci1017)


MP3: Gucci Mane - "El Chapo"

Courtesy M3W.

* http://www.mp3waxx.com/jobfolders/guccimanechapo/blast-page.html *


Pages: << Prev Next >>

Welcome to RapReviews.com for the week of June 28th, 2016!! Please shop Amazon through RapReviews and like us on Facebook so we can bring you new material every week. This week we've got EIGHT ITEMS for you so let's get down to business: BRBRCK's "Backstage" (our featured review), Chazmere's "Chazmere," an editorial on Brexit, The Hip-Hop Shop #381, an interview with Satoshi Ishii, Promise's "TellAVision," Vic Mensa's "There's Alot Going On" and Emanuel Wallace's The (W)rap Up for June 21, 2016!

Be sure to check the RapReviews newsfeed for the latest news and updates. Subscribe to the newsfeed via your browser for the latest news and articles. Also this writing service can help you with academic review assignment.

RapReviews.com also recommends Rohan & Mike's ROH PPV Recap from the AngryMarks Podcast Network. We appreciate your support and welcome any feedback you have. Thanks for visiting RapReviews.com!!


© RapReviews.com, a Flash Web Design Exclusive