With the recent explosion of Hip Hop dance competitions, TV shows, and movies, it's no surprise to see a growing interest in the world of Hip Hop dance on the ground level. But how does one get down? First, you've gotta learn the basics.
In under two minutes, Haitian-born New Yorker and Hip Hop dance break-out star Hurrikane, (who's won numerous dance competitions and been featured popping and locking in TV commercials and movies) seamlessly takes us through four decades of dance, demonstrating styles ranging from Uprocking to the Bart Simpson to the Harlem Shake - and everything in between.
Sacramento, CA - August 28th, 2012: N8 The Gr8 has been a respected MC and producer since the rise of the West Coast's underground hip hop scene and has contributed to countless pieces of dope music as a solo artist and as a member of legendary Sacramento-based groups The CUF and Deep Fried Funk Brothers. In 2010, N8 The Gr8 joined forces with up and coming MC/producer, Mayhem Xclusive (also hailing from Sacramento) and The Klear Channelz were formed. Their newest single, "Take A Ride," is self-produced and features fellow N-Crowd Entertainment artists M.A.K. and Maryann. "Take A Ride" is perfect music for the road and the summer. Enjoy!
Video: Heata Best f/ B-Simp - "Not Tryna Be Fresh"
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New Orleans rapper Heata Best presents the music video for "Not Tryna Be Fresh", the new single from his new album B.R.E.A.D. (Been Receiving Equity & Dollars). "Fresh" features DMV rapper B-Simp, and is produced by Jay-B, the man behind beats for Big K.R.I.T., Vado, Young Hustle and more.
[Audio] Par-city's "Bad" featuring YOung WIT Produced by Epik The Dawn
Par-City's "Bad" is the perfect song to close out the summer. "I've played this track numerous times in the clubs and the response is craaaazy," said Da Union's DJ O. Minaya. Catch Par-City Performing LIVE at Mic Check Weds with HOT 97's DJ Spynfo on TOMORROW, Wed August 29th at Drom in NYC! Follow them on twitter @GiFtheGreat @WillyDope @iamYoungWit
Once just youngers in the grime scene, RASCALS (formerly know as Lil’ Rascals) have come a long way down the music road. The group, made up of MCs Shizz, Tempz, Merkz and singer, Kay Willz, are now signed to EMI and are on a new leg of their adventure.
Cashus Flow is no stranger to writing and recording tracks- but today (Aug. 28th) marks the official release of the Northern Virginia native's first, fully mixed and mastered album "Lamplighter's Delight". The project's features include guest verses by Mike Zoot, John Robinson (Lil Sci), and El Da Sensei- and an impressive list of talented producers (J Rawls, Panik, and DJ Spinna- to name a few).