Video: Trinidad James Splits Groupies from Ratchet Girls
DJ Vlad: "Trinidad James explains the difference in groupie chicks and ratchet chicks, revealing which he prefers and which one he passes to his homies. Trinidad also talks about his deal with Def Jam and his plans for his album."
Riff Raff Delves Deep into the World of Art in "Art Ballin'"
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Rapper, internet sensation, producer, master collaborator, and now art critic Riff Raff aka "Jody Highroller" takes us to Miami to delve deep into the world of art in a special feature “Art Ballin’” on the i am OTHER channel now.
Mixtape: Jumpman "Leaping into Self-Destruction" (LSD)
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The follow up to Artklub member Jumpman (@JumpmanOG) 2011's mixtape "C.R.A.C.K" is finally here in the form of L.S.D. (Leaping into Self-Destruction). Jumpman enlists the help of producers The Pyrvmids and DBeatz amongst others to bring forth the sounds for his latest release. LSD features include ArtKlub members Ransom Note, Twizem, Terry II Dope, Ellz, Motive, and Raider Klan's Lil Champ FWAY.
The Boston by way of Brooklyn emcee PERFEKT gets off to an early start with the September '13 release of his debut solo effort Nobody's Perfekt, with a video of the project's lead off single "New Me," produced by Gene Cabral. The visuals, directed by Ashthetic Media, invite us into PERFEKT's world of 'forward progress' as the "new me" emcee goes through the motions of a day in the life.
Macon Hamilton is back once again this week with a brand new music video titled "What A Real G Do", Literally if you were skeptical about Macon Hamilton in the past, This track will make you a believer in the Macon Hamilton movement.
A gritty low-pitched sample followed by some hard hitting boom bap drums. The song is called juice because it is shaped by movie scenes from the classic movie "Juice". The first verse rolls in through tupac's heartfelt line "You the past bro, my time is now". Ostyles comes with aggression through his verse to give it a Wu-Tang feel. datProdukt is a producer in the group and really shows his skills on this record. The song ends with a gunshot and ostyles claiming he's gotten his juice back. You can feel the suspense no doubt.
After a solid opening weekend on several popular hip-hop blogs, X.O. offers up the first official single from the ‘Mr. Porfavorian’ EP. Chosen Few is an absolute banger contemplating life in the fast lane.
Uncovered from the vaults of DJ Doom's archives and brought back to life from a single existing cassette tape, Blunted Astronaut presents to you MB Network. Virtually unknown until now, MB (Mindless Brothers) consists of two MC's, Cillo and Sean Connery from Queens. Produced by DJ Doom, the demo tape was recorded on an old Tascam 644 mixing deck between 1995 and 1996 at his Solo Productions Studio in Brooklyn.