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Download: Mr 13 Presents "Firts Featuring"


From Park Street PR:

Download: Mr 13 Presents "Firts Featuring"

01. Hopes And Dreams Feat. Big Cakes & UK Charisma (Prod by 7th Dan)
02. Kick Back Feat. Kinetik (Grand Central) & Superior Thought (Prod by Superior Thought)
03. Let It Rain Feat. Supar Novar & Big Frizzle (Prod by Wizard)
04. So What Feat. JAI (Prod by Agent Of Change, Cuts by Terry Hooligan)
05. Home Is Where The Hatred Is Feat Cyclonious (Prod by Jabba Tha Kut)
06. Caught Up In The Hype - Locksmiths (Prod by Nutty P)
07. A Long Way To Go - Phoenix Da Icefire & Iron Braydz (Prod by Beat Butcha)
08. Ain't F*cking Wid Us Feat. Yung (Prod by 7th Dan)
09. Hold It Down Feat. Kal Sereousz & Major (Prod by 7th Dan)
10. Let You Know Feat. Dukus (Prod by Crankz)
11. Tight Circle Feat. Cons & Cobane (Prod by 7th Dan)
12. Flow Fitness Feat. Loudmouth Melvin & Pyro Barz (Prod by Wizard)
13. Time Has Passed Feat. Mangaliso Asi (Prod by 7th Dan)

Bonus Tracks
14. Taking Steps (Prod by Deadman Walkn)
15. 64 Bars (Prod by 7th Dan)

Download Link: www.mr13.bandcamp.com .

Mr 13 Presents 'Firts Featuring' is the brand new project from Mr 13 and is out for free download on Friday the 13th Of May 2011. It features some of the most talented underground Hip-Hip artists the U.K. has to offer, with 20 MCs and 9 Producers making a guest appearance. Rapper & Radio Presenter Mr 13 has built up a good understanding of the U.K. Hip Hop scene through his radio show alongside DJ Bones on the well respected BANG 103.6FM. For this project Mr 13 reached out to artists whose music he respects and managed to bring together some of the best underground MCs to make their mark over top quality production from critically acclaimed U.K. producers. The project is out for free download at mr13.bandcamp.com On Friday The 13th of May 2011!

Download: Mr. Miranda & Muta - "La Bamba: The Ritchie Valens EP"


From Mr. Miranda:

Download: Mr. Miranda & Muta - "La Bamba: The Ritchie Valens EP"

In honor of his legendary status in the music industry, Mr. Miranda and Mute decided to do an entire tribute EP for the man and releasing it on May 13th, his bday. This is something that has never been done in Hip Hop so please enjoy and always remember the legendary Ritchie Valens for his mark he made in the world, even for his short period on this earth! Thank you.

* http://mrmiranda.bandcamp.com/album/la-bamba-the-ritchie-valens-ep *

MP3: Elusive & Spon - "The Pinnacle" (Fly Def Music)


From Fly Def:

MP3: Elusive & Spon - "The Pinnacle" (Fly Def Music)

Fly Definition Music is proud to announce the new instrumental album from L.A. producer Elusive who has worked with Planet Asia, Aceyalone, Eligh and many more. Elusive returns with a new instrumental album titled "Beat Placement" that was recently released on Fly Definition Music. In promotion for the new album, Fly Definition Music has paired up the producer with emcee's who will be releasing projects of their own on Fly Definition in the near future. The latest track from the promo series is from the Tampa based Beat Fanatic emcee/producer Spon titled "The Pinnacle".

Elusive & Spon "The Pinnacle" (Free MP3) http://flydef.bandcamp.com/track/the-pinnacle .

MP3: Termanology f/ Ghetto, Sean Price - "Another Level"


From Kush Arora:

MP3: Termanology f/ Ghetto, Sean Price - "Another Level"

* http://soundcloud.com/ingroovesmarketing/termanology-another-level-feat *

Cassidy in Jail on Murder Charges


 From HipHopSpy.com:

Cassidy has been named a suspect in a murder case and two attempted murder cases in Philadelphia this according to law enforcement.

Cassidy was arrested in Hackensack, New Jersey this weekend on a probation violation and according to the Hackensack PD, the arrest was made in connection with the alleged crimes in Philadelphia.

Cops tell us police in Philly had phoned in a favor to the Hackensack PD telling them to arrest Cassidy on the probation violation and warned them “to consider Cassidy armed and dangerous,” saying it was a “high-risk warrant”.

Undercover officers with the Hackensack PD followed the 28-year-old rapper real name Barry Reese and arrested him during a felony motor vehicle stop.

Cassidy previously did an eight month jail stint for involuntary manslaughter, aggravated assault and possession of an instrument of crime. He was released in 2006. Cassidy is still in custody in NJ bail was set at $200,000.

Source: http://hiphopspy.com/cassidy-has-been-named-a-suspect-in-a-murder-case-and-two-attempted-murder-cases/

Video: Wise Intelligent - "Illuminati"


From Intelligent Muzik:

Video: Wise Intelligent - "Illuminati"


Cali Swag District's M-Bone Shot Dead


From HipHopSpy.com:

One of the members of hit rap group Cali Swag District died last night, according to group member, C-Smoove.

While details have not been revealed yet, C-Smoove took to his Twitter account where he posted a message eulogizing Cali Swag District’s M-Bone.

“Ma life changed drastically in the. Blink of an eye rip bone,” C-Smoove tweeted earlier this morning (May 16th).

M-bone, born Montae Walker, was part of Cali Swag District, which hit big with the single “Teach Me How to Dougie.”

Cali Swag District features group members Yung, JayAre and C-Smoove.

They are planning to release their debut album The Kick Back, which has been delayed several times, despite the phenomenal success of “Teach Me How to Dougie.”

Source: http://hiphopspy.com/cali-swag-districts-m-bone-shot-dead/

 

 

M-Bone of Cali Swag District Killed in a Drive-By Shooting


Rapper M-Bone, member of popular rap group Cali Swag District, was murdered Sunday night in a drive-by shooting. M-Bone, whose real name is Montae Talbert, was only 22 years old. Although the investigations are currently pending, TMZ.com reports that M-Bone's incident appeared to be a random act of violence and his murder wasn't premeditated. They further added that M-Bone was "just in the wrong place at the wrong time."

Fellow Cali Swag District members tweeted on M-Bone's death, with member C-Smoove stating, "Ma life changed drastically in the. Blink of an eye rip mbone." Lil' Twist, an artist currently signed to Young Money, tweets, " R.I.P M-Bone of Cali Swag District! Got the homie and his family in my prayers!! To the whole crew keep y'all heads up!" Friends and families of M-Bone even received condolences from many respected hip-hop artists ranging from Game, Edo. G, and to legendary DJ Premier who tweeted, "R.I.P. M-Bone of Cali Swag District.....so sad !!! And I learned how to "Dougie" because of these youngsters....Love To his Family"

Cali Swag District is best known for their platinum-selling single "Teach Me How to Dougie," which recieved major airplay during 2010. Their upcoming debut album "The Kickback" is currently being prepped. RapReviews.com sends our condolences to the family, friends, and to all those affected by the tragic death of M-Bone. Whether one likes the song or not, this video below will be imminently played for summers to come. R.I.P. M-Bone.


Far East Movement Join 2011 Billboard Music Award Lineup


From Greg Miller:

Far East Movement Join 2011 Billboard Music Award Performance Lineup!

AR EAST MOVEMENT JOIN LINEUP OF ARTISTS TO PERFORM AT THE 2011 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS, AIRING MAY 22 ON ABC

Los Angeles, CA - May 12, 2011 - Far East Movement have joined the list of musical artists announced to be perform at "The 2011 Billboard Music Awards," hosted by Ken Jeong, which airs live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on SUNDAY, MAY 22 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. They join announced musical artists Black Eyed Peas, Cee Lo Green, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Keith Urban, Pitbull, Lady Antebellum, Taio Cruz, Ke$ha, One Republic, and Ne-Yo.  Far East Movement are nominated for the Billboard Top Rap Song category at the awards.

Far East Movement found mainstream success after building a following in the Downtown Los Angeles club scene.  They triumphed when their song, "Girls On The Dance Floor," co-written by Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter Bruno Mars, topped radio charts across the country.  The success led to a record deal with CherryTree/Interscope Records and release of their debut album, Free Wired, in October 2010.  The album's lead single, "Like A G6," exploded on radio and sales charts, reaching triple platinum-plus status and the top spot on Billboard's Hot 100 chart making them the first Asian-American group with a #1 song in the country. "Rocketeer," the second single featuring Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic, became another platinum selling Top 10 Billboard charting that connected with new fans of all ages. "Like A G6" took home Top Pop Song of the year at the 2011 ASCAP Awards.

Far East Movement's current single off Free Wired, "If I Was You," is climbing Top 40 radio charts across the country, already at the top of many playlists.

Finalists are based on key fan interactions with music, including album, single and digital sales, airplay, touring, streaming and social interactions on MySpace, Facebook and many of the other most popular online destinations for music. The awards will be based on the reporting period of February 28, 2010 through March 1, 2011.

"The 2011 Billboard Music Awards" is a production co-executive produced by Richard D. Beckman, CEO Prometheus Global Media and Don Mischer Productions. Louis J. Horvitz is directing. David Wild and Jennifer Mischer are the writers. 

The special will be shot in high definition and broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HD format, with 5.1 channel surround sound. This program carries a TV-14 D, L parental guideline.
 
Visit www.Billboard.com/BBMA.com for a complete list of finalists.  Music fans can also follow news about the show or related events on Twitter at www.twitter.com/billboarddotcom or Facebook at www.facebook.com/billboard .

Video: Armageddon Talks Suckerpunch & "I Want It All"


From Semp Rok:

Video: Armageddon Talks Suckerpunch & "I Want It All"



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