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Download: He Who Shines Truly Presents...'The Light Show EP'


Download: He Who Shines Truly Presents...'The Light Show EP'

Courtesy DubMD84.

HE WHO SHINES TRULY ARE: DANIEL JOSEPH x KRK! x JAHSYAH
FEAT: STEEVE SAM x MARZ x CLIFFORD PIERRE x WIMPLE DIP + MORE
 
The idea that the experience is reason enough to search, "The Light Show" is what you get when you put (Four) dreamers and searchers in a room and say “just create what you feel”. Producer KRK! (Instrumental Heaven and Murdered Out Deloreans), Daniel Joseph (Pretty/Ugly), and Jahsyah, along with Steeve Sam, come together to deliver a twist of dreams, visions, and frequencies for the 'high' of free creation and the 'high' of delivering that moment in time to you.
 
Light Work Studios became an escape for artists usually lost in their minds. Monday nights - and the freedom to do whatever you wanted - created the space for these artists to let it all go, and create what is real music without a little creative freedom. This is more than just a movement for the hip-hop culture. It is the breaking of rules for music overall. Transcending genres and inventing new flows, He Who Shines Truly is set to show a different viewpoint of art. This is all for you, the fans of music, the lovers of art, and the inventors of creating new space.

So as the universe conspires to teach us new paths, He Who Shines Truly will serve as the guiding light to following your own way. They believe that there is a higher place that is unknown to dilemma and doubt. Allow them to take you on a journey. Explore and expand...
 
01.) From The Void (feat. Marz x Clifford Pierre x Wimple Dip)
02.) Live at The Top (Indigo Air)
03.) Rolling (w/ Steeve Sam)
04.) Life Said (w/ Steeve Sam)
05.) Heaven (feat. Duce x Seychelle Folson)
 
Bonus Tracks:
06.) Sunshine (From JahSyah "Dream Filled Insomnia" (Spring 2012)
07.) Moonlight (From Daniel Joseph "Pretty/Ugly" 2009) (High Water Music)
 
All songs produced by KRK! (aka JS Krillz)
Artwork done by Joe Baron for JoeBaronDesign.com
 
* http://shinetruly.bandcamp.com/album/the-light-show *

Video: bONE & JB - Pullin Up feat Keenky B


Video: bONE & JB - Pullin Up feat Keenky B

Courtesy Papa Smirf.

MP3: Uno Hype - "Get Me"


MP3: Uno Hype - "Get Me"

Courtesy Advanced Clone.

What Up?...As The Date Gets Closer For The Collab EP With DJ Black Diamond Entitled "F*ck The Hype" To Drop, I Give You This Song Not On The EP But Something to Vibe To Produced By BaumBeats.

Hulkshare Link: http://hulkshare.com/4ojhnoaaj6jg .
SoundCloud Link: http://soundcloud.com/unohype/uno-hype-get-me# .

MP3: Childish Gambino - "Heartbeat"


MP3: Childish Gambino - "Heartbeat"

Courtesy BF Blasts.

* http://tinyurl.com/RapReviews-Heartbeat *

MP3: The Demigodz - "Demigodz Is Back" (Produced by Apathy)


MP3: The Demigodz - "Demigodz Is Back" (Produced by Apathy)

Courtesy Matt B.

Apathy, Ryu and Celph Titled are back and will release a new LP in 2012! For now, enjoy "Demigodz Is Back."

Download link to The Demigodz “Demigodz Is Back” (produced by Apathy) MP3: http://hulkshare.com/l7x9v752kjbg .

MP3: J57 X Silent Knight / Audible Doctor X Blacastan


MP3: J57 X Silent Knight / Audible Doctor X Blacastan

Courtesy Brown Bag AllStars.

Check out the latest leak from Brown Bag AllStar, J57's forthcoming EP, 2057.

J57 feat. Silent Knight ''Craft Brewed'' (Prod. by J57)

Download "Craft Brewed (Dirty Version)" HERE

Download "Craft Brewed (Clean Version)" HERE

 

MP3: EDubb - "#ALongNite"

Audio: El Gant - "Iron Eagle" *1st leak off Rule By Secrecy


Audio: El Gant - "Iron Eagle" *1st leak off Rule By Secrecy

Courtesy DM360.

Looks like the wild blue yonder just got wilder. On "Iron Eagle", don't expect the sound of Colonel Charles 'Chappy' Sinclair and Doug Masters to break any speed barriers in F-14 Tomcats, but do expect mic veteran El Gant to rip through 16s over J. Blanc's guitar riff-sampled production. For good measure, throw in Sam Kinison vocal snippets for a hook and you got yourself a ditty (yah, he's "dissin'" rappers, but please people, it's the 'iron-y' wherein lies the humor).

Stay tuned for El Gant's forthcoming mixtape Rule By Secrecy which drops next Thursday (12/1), courtesy of the good people at DJBooth.net. RBS includes guest appearances from Tek, FT, Kool Keith, J57, S-Dub (Shabaam Sahdeeq), Bekay, Deejay Element and more. Producers tapped include Deejay Iron, J. Blanc, The Beatnuts & Kutmasta Kurt among others.

El Gant - "Iron Eagle" (prod. by J. Blanc) by Diamond Media 360

MP3: hasHBrown - "This Is It" Ft. Dannie Walker


MP3: hasHBrown - "This Is It" Ft. Dannie Walker

Courtesy Audible Treats.

With only one week until the November 30th release of hasHBrown's new album, Break Something, the Houston-based rapper/producer stays busy, giving fans yet another single from the project. In the past weeks, hasH has released the video for "Heaven," not to mention his collaboration with Detroit's Guilty Simpson on the song "Break The Chain," and now, hasH is excited to unveil his latest single, "This Is It," which also features singer Dannie Walker on the chorus.

"The main inspiration was going out on the town and knowing that at this 'one spot' you were going to hear good music, no matter what," explains hasHBrown. "Some venues and events are known for their nightlife party atmosphere but what draws me in to going out to a bar or lounge is if I know that I'm going to hear dope music while I party." And in telling his story, hasH keeps things creative with a feel good track, one that maybe extends a little beyond his core audience, but also one that allows the up-and-coming do-it-all to avoid having his music put into a box.

Download "This Is It" here: http://media.audibletreats.com/hasHBrown-This_Is_It_Ft_Dannie_Walker.mp3 .

Free Music Friday: Back in Black Friday Edition


Back in Black! A-hit the sack! Well, before you do, here are some dope free music that are on a Black Friday sale for...nothing...just like any other week FMF occurs. Aw, well, at least you'll get more free music that you won't have to wait and camp outside of stores to cop!

Cyrana Sinatra x Dub MB :: Madicinal Libationz 2: B*tchless Brew

Here's an exclusive mixtape we share with KevinNottingham to present Cyrano Sinatra to ya!
This mixtape is a remix to Cyrano's 2009 album "Madicinal Libationz" mixed with all kinds of producers and appearances by Wordsmith, SILent Knight, and Junclassic to make it worth the d/l. Check this one out!

Tracklisting:
1. Friendly: The B*tchless Brew (Intro) (Produced By Sharpcuts)
2. Mongrels (Remix) (Produced By Don Wilson)
3. Da Boom (Remix) (Produced By Magic-Boy)
4. Delusions Of Slander (Remix) (feat. Naturel) (Produced By Cynergy Soundz)
5. SONAR (Remix) (Produced By Sharpcuts)
6. Forcefeel (Remix) (feat. SiLent Knight) (Produced By Magic-Boy)
7. Madagascar (Remix) (Produced By J. Slikk)
8. P.A.T.O.I.S. (Remix) (feat. Wordsmith & Junclassic) (Produced By Centric)
9. A Hard Drive (Remix) (Produced By Doc Verbz)
10. Aftershox (Remix) (feat. Zero Star) (Produced By Magic-Boy)
11. Bing Chaireez (Remix) (feat. Junclassic) (Produced By Magic-Boy)
12. Bolsheviks (Remix) (Produced By Magic-Boy)
13. C.Y.I.D.I.T.C. (Remix) (Produced By Crews)



Fred the Godson :: City of God



Fred the Godson's been called the NY's new Biggie, but I just call him for what he is: dope. Sure Biggie's influences may show towards him, but he's no Biggie clone. He's got a voice and a style of his own and this "City of God" mixtape gives it all to ya.

Tracklisting:
1.Intro (Prod. by F.R.E.A.K)
2.Runnin These Streets (Prod. by Street Fabulous)
3.More Than Enough (feat. Remo The Hitmaker) (Prod. by Remo The Hitmaker)
4.Turn It Up (feat. Fatman Scoop) (Prod. by Remo The Hitmaker)
5.Getting Money
6.Part II (feat. Diddy & Meek Mill & Cory Gunz) (Prod. by Street Fabulous)
7.Block On Fire (Prod. by Sarom)
8.Dove's Fly (feat. Pusha T) (Prod. by Charlemagne)
9.Long Way To Go (Prod. by Ebonikz)
10.Rain In The Water (feat. Remo The Hitmaker & K2) (Prod. by The Fr3shmen)
11.City Of God (feat. Raekwon) (Prod. by iLL-Iteracy)
12.Talkin Bout Money (Prod. by Remo The Hitmaker)
13.American Hustler (feat. Tyler Woods) (Prod. by Beat Butcha)
14.Monique(TM)s Room (I Don(TM)t Give A Fuck) (Prod. by Remo The Hitmaker)
15.We Gon Fly (Prod. by Buda Da Future & Grandz Muzik)
16.Let Me Be The One (feat. Mona L) (Prod.. by Tony Troubles)
17.Head Banger (feat. Vado) (Prod. by Remo The Hitmaker)
18.How You Don't Know Me? (feat. Maino) (Prod. by Hiroshima)
19.Hip-Hop (feat. The Mad Rapper) (Prod. by Mike Jerz & DDot)
20.Let It Go (Prod. by Sunny Heights)


Jazz Spastiks & Junclassic :: Mode 7: Instrumentals



I admit that I haven't heard the full version of this album, but after hearing these aptly jazzy instrumentals, I'm open towards it. F'real, check out these one.

Tracklisting:
1. Intro
2. The Mission
3. Bust Ya Melon
4. Stunnin'
5. Transition
6. The Essence
7. Blunts
8. Times
9. Outro


K-Major :: The Greatest Show on Earth

GSOE Cover

It's the "Greatest Show on Earth," it's the greatest show in the world! BET/MTV viewers may recognize K-Major on a few shows (w/ Darnell on the Sweet 16th, etc.), but here's an offering from the self-proclaimed producer/emcee/songwriter to show why he feels the show is the greatest.

Tracklisting:
1. Intro (DJ NIna 9)
2. Comfortable (Prod By Closer)
3. Control + Delete (Prod By Black The Beast)
4. Dont Stop Me Now (Prod By Skyz)
5. World Of Deception (Prod By Beat Billionaire of Maybach Music)
6. King Of The Club Ft. Lil Scrappy and Chosen One (Prod By Nard and B)
7. Piece Of My Love ft. Issa (Prod By Kyle of The University)
8. Money Is The Mission (Prod By Skyz)
9. 1000 Times ft. Dat Guy
10. I Cant Take It
11. AntiSocial (Prod By Skyz)
12. Can We Talk ft. Gorilla Zoe and J-Marsh (Prod By K-Major)
13. I See You ft. Yung Tone (Prod By Kyle of The University)
14. Ray Bauns and Levis
15. Got It On Lock ft. New Boyz (Prod By K-Major)
16. Where My Money At ft. Lil Chuckee
17. Jump Around (Prod By J Kush)
18. Right Now ft. JBAR
19. Put It On Me ft. Lil Chuckee (Prod By VC Productions)
20. Rock and Roll (Party) (Prod By PressPlay)
21. Never Fall Down (Prod By J Kush)


Kepstar :: Shades of Gray (Hosted by Clinton Sparks)



One of Jersey's latest to make it in the music world, Kepstar takes to mix the black and white world to shades of gray that we can learn to love and appreciate. This mixtape is hosted by Clinton Sparks and features Joe Budden, Termanolgy, J. Cardim, Otis Clapp, Devo D. and introducing T.J. Fox.

Tracklisting:
1. Goodbye Yesterday
2. I've Been Dead
3. Not Like Me (f/ Otis Clap)
4. 1 Up (f/ Joe Budden)
5. Don't Walk Away (f/ Devo D.)
6. Do My Own Thing (f/ Termanology)
7. I Gotta Go (f/ T.J. Fox)
8. Must Be the Life (f/ Devo D.)
9. Dear John
10. 24 Hours Away
11. Dance With Me
12. Shades of Gray
13. What You Like
14. If I Die
15. Life I Coulda Of Had


Lupe Fiasco :: Friend of the People



Jesus was known as a friend of the people, so I guess Lupe decide to put the ultimate people's friend's name in the center of the cover. Yet this serves as a gift pre-Jesus birthday to all of the fans who's been there from him since his Da Pak days or his recent Lasers day. "Food & Liquor II" coming soon.

Tracklisting:
1. Introduction
2. Lupe Back
3. Friend of the People (f/ Dosage)
4. Double Burger with Cheese
5. Joaquin Phoenix (f/ Lil Ronnie)
6. WWJD He'd Prolly LOL Like WTF!!!
7. Lightwork
8. Life, Death & Love from San Francisco
9. SLR
10. SNDCLSH in Vegas
11. Super Cold
12. The End of the World


Kalae All Day: Pass Times & Crass Lines



Check out the productions if you need a convincing reason to download this. You'll know that this lady doesn't play around with her music or her mixtape. Check it out!

Tracklisting:
1. Aquarium [prod. by DJ H2]
2. Interlude 1
3. Stick Up Kids (f/ Baxter P. Wordsworth & Atlas) [prod. by DJ H2]
4. Melt (Love) [prod. by Flying Lotus]
5. MmmHmm (Go Home)  [prod. by Flying Lotus]
6. Interlude 2
7. Photon Beam (Yawns)  [prod. by Spills]
8. Astroplane (Origami)  [prod. by Flying Lotus]
9. Datura-Stramonium (f/ YC the Cynic)  [prod. by MF Doom]
10. Breathe (Perfect)  [prod. by Flying Lotus]
11. Comet Course (Damn That CHick)  [prod. by Flying Lotus]
12. Benn and Jerry
13. Interlude 3
14. Aunties Harp [prod. by Flying Lotus]
15. 20 Kit Kats 2 the Riff Raff [prod. by MF Doom]
16. Outro
17. BONUS TRACK: Ben and Jerry (Extended Mix)


Nitty Scott, MC :: Doobies x Popsicle Sticks



Many probably caught Nitty Scott, MC on this year's BET Hip-Hop Awards Cypher and are curious about more of her works and styles. Well, here it is...

Tracklisting:
1. Doobsicles (Summer Re-Cap)
2. Tell Somebody f. Mike Maven (prod. 6th Sense)
3. Auntie Maria’s Crib (prod. The Good Reverend Dr.)
4. Bullsh_t Rap (prod. Super E)
5. Sun-Kissed f. Moe Isaac (prod. J57)
6. Walk Like A Duck
7. FeminiNITTY (Remixed by J.Period)
8. Down With The King 2011 (Mick Boogie Remix) f. Tanya Morgan & 6th Sense (prod. 6th Sense)


Tanya Morgan :: You & What Army EP


Good news and bad news (bad news first). This is a first Tanya offering without Ilyas (and the underground fans cry adult tears...), but good news is the Morgan is still going on and strong with this EP "You and What Army" for err'body to check out.


Tracklisting:
1. Intro
2. Do It Tanya (feat. Tiffany Paige)
3. Whatever That's Mine
4. Gotta Get Over It (feat. Napoleon & Che Grand)
5. Rock The Bells
6. In The City
7. Borrow That (feat. Jermiside)
8. We Rollin
9. Together (feat. Exile)


That's it for the "Back in Black Edition" of Free Music Friday. If you have any free music you would like to share with the world, please e-mail me at erik@rapreviews.com. If you're an artist with your free mixtape/album shown on this page and you want to send me a link re-up, corrections, and/or questions, e-mail me at erik@rapreviews.com, as well. Thanks for reading and enjoy y'all! Two fangas, one love....

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