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Video: SL Jones - "Actin' Bad"

Video: SL Jones - "Actin' Bad"

Courtesy Audible Treats.

In Decemeber, SL Jones released Flight Risk, his second full mixtape and third project of 2011, and while the Little Rock native has already announced a forthcoming EP with DJ Burn One, he's preceding that release with a string of Flight Risk visuals, the first of which is for the tape's lead single, "Actin' Bad."

The song is a lyrical display of sorts, with SL flipping patterns and wordplay throughout, and the video, shot and directed by Red Audio, offers a straightforward but compelling visual that puts the track's energy at the forefront and matches Jones' brashly defiant tone. A mix of lively performance shots - some accompanied by a scantily clad co-star trying her hardest to steal away the spotlight - and clips of SL in a stunning old-school Chevy Impala, the viewer is placed front and center as SL cruises through the town. "I wanted to let the fans feel like they were riding shotgun with me," explains SL, "bending corners through the neighborhood, chopping it up."

MP3: Napoleon Da Legend - "Napoleonic Language"

MP3: Napoleon Da Legend - "Napoleonic Language"

Courtesy J Melo.

Napoleon's latest single "Oxygen" featuring Raekwon is out now.

Napoleon Da Legend's first full length album "Symphonies of a Lost Soul" coming soon!

"Napoleonic Language" .

SomeOthaShip Announces Georgia Anne Muldrow & Madlib Single

SomeOthaShip Announces Georgia Anne Muldrow & Madlib Single "Seeds" To Be Released On Clear 7" Vinyl on Valentine's Day

Courtesy Audible Treats.

(Brooklyn, NY – February 2012) Following a strong reception for the title track single "Seeds" that was recently leaked, SomeOthaShip Connect is proud to announce that the song will be available for purchase as a special limited edition clear vinyl 7", distributed through Fat Beats on February 14th, 2012.

The b-side includes another song off the album entitled "Husfriend (Prod. By Madlib)," an ode to the beauty of committing to another soul, just in time for Valentine's Day. The digital version of both tracks will also be available on iTunes and other digital retailers February 14th. The full album, Seeds, which is entirely produced by Madlib, will be available on March 27th via her and life partner Dudley Perkin's record label, SomeOthaShip.

Seeds has been produced in its entirety by hip-hop mainstay Madlib, and marks the first project Georgia Anne Muldrow where she concentrated solely on her lyrics and vocals, while leaving the production to someone outside her close camp. Georgia describes the recording process as being "a very different experience... But I'm very proud of the hut we built and am excited about the release." Seeds is presented by SomeOthaShip Connect, the label Muldrow started with husband and fellow musician Dudley Perkins aka Declaime.

Pre-sale vinyl purchase link here: .

Listen to the new single "Seeds" via Soundcloud: .

MP3: Mr. Smith f/ Niasol - "That Sound"

MP3: Mr. Smith f/ Niasol - "That Sound"

Courtesy Mr. Smith.



PR: Swollen Members' Madchild Tops Canadian w/ Brand New EP

PR: Swollen Members' Madchild Tops Canadian iTunes Hip-hop Charts & Cracks Top 200 With ‘Little Monsters’ EP

Courtesy Kerosene Media.

Madchild from hip-hop crew Swollen Members topped the Canadian iTunes hip-hop charts with his new digital EP 'Little Monsters', beating out high profile releases by Drake, Kanye West and Eminem. The EP, which is now available online at,  debut at #52 on the overall Canadian Top 200 sales charts.

"It was a great week for the 'independent  guy', as my new digital 'Little Monsters' EP held the spot #1 on the iTunes hip-hop charts in Canada for six straight days, and cracked the Top albums chart," said Madchild. "It’s awesome to know that with our grassroots campaign and the undying support of our fans that we can still reach the top of the iTunes charts and land on the album sales charts with a digital EP. This is a testament to what can happen from non-stop touring, social networking and just connecting with the fans on a person level. Thanks to everyone at Regime Management, Suburban Noize, and all the Battle Axe Warriors for helping push this to the top. Bigger things are coming in 2012 with the release of my first solo album 'Dope Sick' so stay tuned."

Madchild will release his heavily anticipated debut solo album, "Dope Sick", later this year on Suburban Noize/Battle Axe Records. Madchild recently dropped his video for his new single “Sh*t Talker” online at .

Swollen Members are currently on touring tearing it up across Canada with La Coka Nostra throughout February.

Feb 06 - Quebec City, QC @ Dagobert Nightclub w/ La Coka Nostra
Feb 07 - Montreal, QC @ Underworld
Feb 08 - Ottawa, ON @ Ritual Nightclub
Feb 09 - Sydney, NS @ Joan Harris Cruise Pavilion w/ Royce Da 59'
Feb 10 - Saint John, NB @ Tonic
Feb 11 - Moncton, NB @ Oxygen
Feb 12 - Halifax, NS @ Toothy Moose

Video: Sha Stimuli - "Me" (Produced By DJ Pain 1)

Video: Sha Stimuli - "Me" (Produced By DJ Pain 1)

Courtesy BF Blasts.

Official Video for Sha Stimuli "Me" (Produced by DJ Pain 1) from the new album, The Calling presented by Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes.

Video: Sahtyre - "Ustream Recap 1"

Video: Sahtyre - "Ustream Recap 1"

Courtesy Saht.

Yo I did a Ustream session the other day and answered a gang of fan-generated questions.  We decided to cut it real quick and throw it up for everybody that missed it.  I'll be doing this every month from now on so if you have a question leave a comment on the youtube page.

Video: Double XL - "Man On Fire" (Michael Vick's Favorite Rapper)

Video: Double XL - "Man On Fire" (Michael Vick's Favorite Rapper)

Courtesy RMG.

"Double XL is on fire. In this initial episode, 757 native Michael Vick shouts out Double XL and briefly speaks on their history. Double XL goes on to speak about what has him on fire including gangsters sending e-threats on social networks and girls with Facebook names that include short biographies." - Revo

MP3: Red Cafe f/ T-Pain - "Feeling Hood"

MP3: Red Cafe f/ T-Pain - "Feeling Hood"

Courtesy M3W.

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Video: Perry Mystique - "Amnesia"

Video: Perry Mystique - "Amnesia"

Courtesy 730 Promo.

"Amnesia" is the 2nd track taken from the EP Buildin Bridges (out 2day via The self produced track follows his success from the 1st title track "Buildin' Bridges" which has received acclaim across the world.

Perry Mystique is already a household name as a producer and a rapper in his native Holland, Perry was renowned for his acclaimed producing talent as well as his boisterous lyrics, Perry has proved himself with massive success in internationally as an artist with production credits and features on huge hit records in Holland and Asia, and already regarded as one of Europe’s finest Hip Hop producers and signed a deal as an artist via his production label Space Trak with Mercury/ Universal Records in the UK in 2011.

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