This is a more raw organic angle to Hip Hop but after the studio crispness of the first video I wanted to switch it up. "A Trolly Show" is an ongoing series here San Diego featuring the areas top arts performing impromptu songs on the San Diego Metro Transit system. The show has really been picking up steam and was recently featured on CNN. I'm the first Hip Hop act to make an appearance so that's quite an honor.
Video: Spot - "Paying the Price: Three Days Before"
Courtesy Grand Hustle.
A behind the scenes look into the life and mind of SPOT during the three days before the release of his Gangsta Grillz mixtape with DJ Drama, The Price Iz Right. Download The Price Iz Right from beingSPOT.com. Directed By Sam I Am For 942 Films.
Snow Tha Product Final SXSW Schedule! Shows w/ T.I., B.o.B., Slim Thug, A$AP Rocky & More!
Courtesy Dove @ Tygereye.
Fresh off the sold-out Kirko Bangz Texas Tour, Snow Tha Product is ready for a big week at SXSW! Here is her full schedule of perfomances.
Wednesday, March 14 - Musician's Institute Annex Showcase @ The Annex (1808 E 12th St @ Salina St) 7:00pm-1:30am featuring A$AP Rocky, Schoolboy Q, Snow Tha Product (performing at 7:45pm), Danny Brown, Mr. Muthafuckin Exquire, XV w/ music by DJ Gianni Lee For chance to win guaranteed entry, go to Facebook.com/LiveNation and click on M.I. Annex Showcase Sweepstakes tab
Thursday, March 15 - The Warner Sound Captured by Nikon @ La Zona Rosa (612 W 4th St @ Rio Grande St) 9:00pm-1:00am T.I., B.o.B., Wale, Meek Mill, Stalley, Curren$y, Snow Tha Product (performing at 9:45pm), Kirko Bangz, Jay Pharoah and DJ Drama
Saturday, March 17 - Texas Hold 'Em Concert Series
presented by Clutch City Magazine @ Palm Door (401 Sabine St @ E 4th St) 12:00pm-6:00pm Snow Tha Product (performing at 5:45pm), League of Extraordinary G'z, The Nice Guys, Delo, Express, Overdose, Cassette Coast, Karma Jonze, Jace, Eskabel, Wild Card, Tawn-P
Saturday, March 17 - Beats, Bass, & Beams Music Festival @Kung Fu Salon (510 Rio Grande St @ W 6th St) 7:00pm-2:00am Freeway, Chris Webby. Jon Connor, Termanology, Snow Tha Product (performing at 10:25pm), Sore Loosers, Hopsin, and more
Saturday, March 27 @ Barbarella Patio (615 Red River Street) 8:00pm-2:00am Tum Tum, Slim Thug, Snow Tha Product (performing at 12:25am), L.E.$., Stickygreen Productions, Fat Tony and more
New Audio: OBX & DJ TechNeek "Better Run" (prod. !llmind)
Courtesy Matt B.
It’s been awhile since we’ve heard from the San Antonio emcee OBX, his last release, Rage, featured Emilio Rojas, Skyzoo, Nickelus F, Reks & production from !llmind. Now, OBX is back with his first single from his latest offering titled "Better Run" produced once again by !llmind off his new EP Middle Class Dreams/Blue Collar Schemes which will be released on 4-9-2012.
Native Sun is a London based duo consisting of bilingual rapper Mohammed Yahya, born in Mozambique , South East Africa and singer-song writer Sarina Leah born in London with Caribbean roots. Joining forces in 2010 Native Sun was born fusing Hip Hop and African rhythms with the aim of promoting a positive message of Universal Peace, Equality, Social Justice and Environmental Change.
Both artists over the years have received a great deal of publicity through collaborations on a variety of compilation CDs, Albums, International Tours across Europe, Africa and U.S, features of on a wide range of publications as well as TV appearances from UK based TV Channels such as BBC and ITV to Channels across Europe.
Now together, Native Sun's sweet melodies fuse addictive head bouncing Hip Hop undertones, conscious bilingual lyrics and catchy hooks perfect for a climate in need of an uplifting message.
Video: Joell Ortiz Behind the Scenes of "Whip It Up"
Courtesy Matt B.
Joell Ortiz came out to support the video shoot of his good friend Livin Proof for his upcoming single "Whip It Up." The video was shot in Brooklyn at at Up2Par Clothing. For those unfamiliar, Livin Proof is an artist from New York who appeared on Memphis Bleek's "534" album and has done countless Roc-a-Fella tours, including "The Blueprint 3" tour. Proof's new mixtape "I Am Livin Proof" drops for free on April 17th.