After 10 years, 3 albums, 4 EPs, 7 videos, a 2005 MuchFact top video nod, a 2008 MMVA video award nomination (Best Rap Video), critical acclaim in The Source, NOW Magazine, Okay Player (amongst others) and proven #1 singles on the college radio circuit, Tru-Paz have established themselves as credible veterans in Canadian Hip Hop.
Currently on tour with E-40, the Portland bred and currently San Francisco based DubbleOO releases the video for “Dope,” taken from his recent released Beastmode2 mixtape, which features Too Short, Big Krit, The Jacka , Messy Marv & more and is available for free download at http://spacedouthiphop.com/ .
The video for “Dope” was shot in the deserts of Las Vegas with full stunt team on set, injuries incurred on set included a broken tail bone and spinal injuries; DubbleOO was not injured during the two day shoot because he flies too high.
Sacramento, CA emcee/producer daHLak drops the second visual from his forthcoming SPIRITxTRAILS LP which will be released on 12-12-2012 and will also be featured on the pre-album mixtape Of No Consequence which will be released on 11-14-2012.
Hosted by Brooklyn's own DJ Ronin and mixed by San Diego's DJ Tramlife, the project features five records set for inclusion on Ras Kass' forthcoming Barmageddon LP (scheduled for release December 19), one unreleasedHRSMN record and 17 more original tracks. Included are previously-featured records "Sushi," "The Great Recession" and "Holes in the Ozone." Collaborators on The Barmageddon Tape include Alchemist, Evidence,Immortal Technique, Kendrick Lamar, Raekwon and Snoop Dogg.
The Señor Kaos mobile app for Android & iPhone is now avaialble. You can find it under "Señor Kaos" in your iPhone app store or google marketplace on your droid. You can also catch the free download at blackvibes.com/senorkaos.
Arguably the most revered lyricist to ever come out of Philadelphia, Freeway, returns to his roots, once again using his powerful voice to drop gems on listeners with his highly-anticipated solo album, Diamond In The Ruff. Serving as his first official full-length album since teaming up with Jake One for the critically acclaimed 2010 project, The Stimulus Package, Diamond In The Ruff has been years in the making and is truly Freeway's most illustrious album yet.