With the release of his latest mixtape, Young Till I Die, Couch Potato seeks to make a name for himself within the indie hip hop scene. Young Till I Die is a 12 track mixtape that discusses Couch Potato’s perspective on life and rap culture. He also puts his own spin on popular songs from artist such as Big Pun, Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and The Weeknd. The Jersey-born emcee exhibits lyrical prowess exhibited comparable to popular praiseworthy emcees, creating an atmosphere of music that listeners can easily enjoy.
I'm inspired by new New York hip hop artists such as Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers. Right now I am building my buzz in the Netherlands where I reside, and hope to go international with my music soon.
Video: G-Eazy Talks SXSW, Vans Warped Tour, & Upcoming Album
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Last week while in Austin, Tx for SXSW we had a chance to catch up with Oakland, Ca native G-Eazy for a nice little conversation. He talked to us about his experience at SXSW, as well as his experience on the Vans Warped Tour. G also talks about the album his currently working on and what the process has been like. Press play to check it all out above, America.
Video: Innocent? "Time For Change" w/ Roc Marciano
Brooklyn's T.H.E.M. Recordings unveil their latest signee Innocent?, who kicks off the album campaign for his forthcoming Love It Or Hate It LP, with the visuals for the Roc Marciano assisted single "Time For Change." Production for the single is supplied by France's Alterbeats crew who blend triumphant horn stabs and hard drums alongside DJ Modesty's scratch chorus that fuses quotables from M.O.P., and A.G.
As current fashion is an almost exact emulation of the past, it is important to understand where we came from. As part of an ongoing series, The Vintage Frames Company calls on Hip-Hop legends to take us on a journey through what was the history of eyewear in their eyes. On this episode, join DJ Jazzy Jeff as we explore his personal connection with eyewear, and the importance of eyewear in Hip-Hop.
Late last month, Atlanta rapper Tez McClain released his new EP, Scoundrel. The project, a 10-track effort that features the likes of E-40, Erk Tha Jerk, HBK Skipper, along with production from Zaytoven and Natural Disaster has since been hailed as McClain's most aggressive and unrelenting work to date, and since release McClain has announced plans to release a string of videos from the project. Up first, earlier this month, came the clip for "By Any Means," and today, premiered in conjunction with VEVO and VIBE, is Tez McClain's video for lead single "Flick'n."