Video: D Strong Performs at the Brooklyn Bodega Show
Check out Veteran Emcee D Strong's Live Performance at the 2012 Brooklyn Bodega Show and Prove. D Strong was invited to perform after winning the majority of the vote on KevinNottingham.com. Also don't forget to check out D Strong's latest track "BOGART" from the upcoming UNFOLD album Prod. by Young Swiss Beatmaker Dave Sparkz. More news soon.
Video: Rah Digga Speaks on Q-Tip Signing to G.O.O.D. Music
http://VladTV.com - The legendary rapstress shares her thoughts on Q-Tip,the man who first discovered her and a legend in his own right, signing to Kanye's G.O.O.D. Music label and why she thinks it works. Rah also speaks up about Australian female rapper Iggy Azalea rapping about the trap after she signed with T.I.'s Grand Hustle label.
Video: Beenie Man - "Music Is a Lifestyle For Us Jamaicans"
http://VladTV.com - The Grammy winning reggae artist discusses working with Nicki Minaj on the record "Gunshot". He also delves into the significance of music in his life, explaining that it's not just a job, but a "lifestyle".
MTV2’S “SUCKER FREE COUNTDOWN” HITS THE MIDWEST FOR A SPECIAL EPISODE FEATURING CHICAGO RAPPERS AIRING ON JULY 15, 2012 @ 11AM ET/ 10AM CT ON MTV2
From MTV Staff.
Special Episode to Feature Chicago Artists NO ID, Chief Keef, King L, Young Chop, Lil Reese, John Monopoly, Katie Got Bandz, Sasha Go Hard and more!
New York, NY – MTV2’s premiere destination for all things hip-hop, “Sucker Free” is taking viewers to the ground level of the emerging rap scene taking over America’s third largest city, Chicago, on Saturday, July 15 at 11am ET / 10am CT. During this episode, “Sucker Free” will offer the first look at new up-and-coming ‘Chi-town’ artists such as Chief Keef, No I.D., King L, Sasha Go Hard, John Monopoly, Lil Reese, Young Chop, Katie Got Bandz, and many more artists on the rise.
“Sucker Free” talks to these Chicago artists about the effect that the energy in Chicago has on their sound and hear their individual stories of trying to gain notoriety on a national stage.
Additionally, this Sunday’s edition of “Sucker Free” will feature four videos from the following artists: LEP Bogus Boys, Chella H. & Sasha Go Hard, GBE and Rockie Fresh along with the hottest hip hop and R&B videos of the week.
Head over to MTV2.com for an exclusive look at music magic in the making. “Sucker Free Coutdown” has teamed up with the Chicago based blog, Ruby Hornet to, give a behind-the-scenes look at the areas hottest rappers during their creative process. Each week Ruby Hornet’s Closed Session Series will take fans inside the studio to give a look at the creative process by the artist. The premiere episode features the Chicago group LEP Bogus Boys (available HERE).
Can’t get enough of “Sucker Free?” Full episodes and more information will be available online at suckerfree.mtv.com. Join the movement by tweeting #suckerfreechicago.
MP3: Mic Handz (feat. Rockness Monstah) - "All I Know"
Upcoming Flatbush, Brooklyn spitter Mic Handz joins forces with fellow Kings County veteran Rockness Monstah for the Alterbeats produced "All I Know." Fresh off the heels of releasing The French Revolution producer compilation, Alterbeats pulls fellow crew member DJ Modesty of The Real Hip Hop Show into the fold to lend his scratch talents for this transatlantic banger.