The video was directed by pacerivers, with scenes filmed at Darko Boxing Gym in Queens. The track was produced by P.SO, with live instrumentation from Cooper Heffley on percussion, Jay Jennings on keys and Andrew Reid on bass.
Slaine Reveals Track Listing For New Album The Boston Project
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Slaine of rap super group La Coka Nostra has revealed the track listing and cover art for his new album "The Boston Project" online at www.suburbannoizerecords.com. Slaine also released a new audio teaser for the track "Speed" featuring Checkmark, Termanology, and produced by Lü Balz online at http://bit.ly/VRlyNv. Slaine's "The Boston Project" is scheduled for March release via Suburban Noize/Commonwealth Records.
"The Boston Project" is a tribute the city of Boston. To aid him in his creative endeavor, Slaine enlisted the help of some of the city's top talents to work with him on "The Boston Project". The emcee worked with Boston based producer Lu Balz to put the album together and collaborated with Beantown alumni Termanology, Reks, Esoteric, Ed O.G., Smoke Bulga, Lou Armstrong, Jaysaun, Millyz and many others. Not only is "The Boston Project" is an audio snapshot of life within the city limits, but it's also a celebration of the wealth of musical talent that the city of Boston has to offer.
The track listing for Slaine's "The Boston Project" is as follows:
1. Evolution Of The Kid
2. Nothin' But Business (Feat. BR & V Knuckles)
3. Bloodthirsty (Feat. 357 & Phinelia)
4. Loyalty (Feat. Kali & Twice Thou)
5. Buildin' With Edo (Feat. Edo G)
6. Polaroid Picture (Feat. J The S, Dutch Rebelle & Cyrus Deshield)
7. Cocaine & Whiskey (Feat. Amadeus the Stampede & Moroney)
8. Zombie Land (Feat. Rite Hook)
9. Bible Pages (Feat. Big Kurt, Shizz Vicious, Lateb, Esoteric & Moroney)
10. Rats Maze (Feat. Newz and Lecks Get It On)
11. Coke Money Jones (Feat. Easy Money & Chilla Jones)
12. Bad Guy (Feat. Millyz & Smoke Bulga)
13. Something To Believe In (Feat. Lou Armstrong, Patrick Starr, Moroney & Blanco)
14. Back Where I'm From (Feat. Piff & Singapore)
15. The Fuckery Hotel ( Feat. Kali & Reks)
16. Faster Than Time (Feat. Dre Robinson & DL)
17. Hero (Feat. Jaysaun & Checkmark)
Throughout Deck’s career, whether it was beside his fellow Wu-Tang brethren or in a solo-capacity, he is as adamant today about his culture and pushing the creative envelope as he was before Enter The Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers became an epic masterpiece; hence the formation of CZARFACE, a new collaborative project with underground icons 7L & Esoteric.
MP3: Vast Aire - "Monster" Ft. Sadat X & C-Rayz Walz
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Today marks the release of Vast Aire's latest EP, A Space Iliad, a collection of remixes and b-sides from his previous OX 2010: A Space Odyssey, via Man Bites Dog Records. To celebrate the EP release, Vast Aire, one half of the acclaimed rap duo Cannibal Ox and founding member of the Atoms Family and The Weathermen, is following up on last week's "Royal Purple Bag" video with the second single from A Space Iliad, "Monster," which features Sadat X and C-Rayz Walz.
Video: DJ Paul "Chin Up" from A Person of Interest
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Here is the new video for DJ Paul's "Chin Up" from A Person of Interest, in stores now! Be sure to check out DJ Paul's newly launched official website DJPaulKOM.tv for comedy, cooking and music exclusives from the KOM!
AZ Announces Tour Dates For 'Doe Or Die II' World Tour With DJ Doo Wop
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2013 is officially starting off with a bang for AZ, as the Grammy-Nominated Recording Artist, makes his highly anticipated return to the Hip-Hop scene with the release of his highly-anticipated new LP Doe Or Die II, which will be released later this year. AZ wet the appetites of fans for Doe Or Die II in early January with his “Genesis” freestyle.
Since the release of the Doe or Die anniversary album in 2011, AZ has been working to perfect each song for the new album; and fans will definitely be pleased with the follow up.
AZ first became known by appearing on Nas' landmark 1994 album, Illmatic, as his hook on “Life’s A Bitch” still resounds today and he was also featured on Illmatic’s opening opus “The Genesis”. AZ was the only guest feature on Illmatic and soon thereafter he signed with EMI and released his own debut LP Doe Or Die in 1995 to widespread critical acclaim. The album's lead single, "Sugar Hill", became one of AZ's major commercially successful records as a solo artist, reaching #25 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and achieving Gold status. In 2002, he released Aziatic from which his single "The Essence“ f/ Nas was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group. AZ has since released four solo-LP’s (his solo release Undeniable also made a high debut on the Billboard charts) and worked with artists such as Nas, RZA, DJ Premier, Ghostface, Raekwon, Pete Rock, Buckwild, Trackmasters, Emile, Lil Fame, Phonte, Sheek Louch, Styles P, Foxy Brown, Beanie Sigel, Nottz, Large Professor, Bink, MoSS, & Statik Selektah and remained a constant staple with fans and critics alike.
Today, AZ is back and better than ever and to launch his forthcoming Doe Or Die II release, he will be headed out for a world tour with the legendary DJ Doo Wop and has announced the first set of dates for the tour (including his first trek to Europe since 2010).
AZ Doe Or Die II Tour Dates:
2-1-2013- Bla Oslo, Norway
2-2-2013- Le Tamanoir Gennevilliers, France
2-6-2013- An Club Athens, Greece
2-7-2013- Pierwsze Miejsce Szczecin, Poland
2-8-2013 Klub 55 Warsaw, Poland
2-9-2013 Club Brooklyn Wroclaw, Poland
2-10-2013- Megaclub Katowice, Poland
3-14-2013- Middle East Cambridge, MA
AZ' will be leaking a new track from Doe Or Die II in February and it is entitled "We Moving" and it is produced by Statik Selektah
Check out the new Genesis freestyle and stay tuned for Doe or Die II coming soon.
I'd like to share with you the first visual from @TheArtKlub's newest project, Lean Titans. The song is titled BOMD, and was produced by Ransom Note. Lean Titans will be released February 11th, and features Raider Klan's Lil Champ Fway, along Artklub members chACE, Motive, and Jumpman.
New Orleans-based emcee Harn SOLO presents the Reel Spotlite TV-directed music video for "Monumental" featuring Tha Cartel, the first single from his new album Journey To The Sky, produced with live instrumentation by NOLA musicians - Pro Prospek x Coco Dank. After performing in Europe during 2012, Harn SOLO returned eager to collaborate with fresh talent and saught the services of New Orleans rap group - Tha Cartel.