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PR: LATE Presents Final Penalty - "The Payscale EP"


From Park Street PR:

 

This is hard-hitting hardcore Hip-Hop and makes a refreshing change www.hiphop4days.com

'The Payscale EP' is four tracks of excellent moody and mystical that bangs hard! www.realruggedandraw.com

The Payscale shows great lyrical skill and finesse from Final Penalty. www.thehiphopcrates.com

Final Penalty are a rap duo from Central Illinois. Brothers Chef B and Mr. Cutlass formed the group Final Penalty and Hazmat Productionz to record a collection of tracks a few years ago, and ever since have been making a buzz not only in the USA but also in Europe. They have a fresh new style to the underground rap scene which is considered to be ahead of their time. Chef B is the producer and known as the brain behind the Hazmat Label, and together the duo combine solid rap skills with dope beats to create a different style of rap which at the time has no genre.

With four underground albums already released in 2010 shows the work ethic and determination of the Final Penalty is hard. After Wolftown Recordings CEO LATE discovered Final Penalty they began to chop it up before LATE hooking up this Tricksta produced EP for Wolftown. 'The Pay Scale' is a deep, dark, mysterious and banging EP that reality rap fans will love and adore. LATE features on the first track 'Stand Up, Man Up' which is already getting love from the Hip-Hop media both sides of the pond. This is a great release and is some refreshingly original in an era when everyone is trying to be a pop star.

01 - Stand Up, Man Up Feat LATE 4.23
02 - The Pay Scale 3.40
03 - What We All Claim 3.38
04 - Scalp Their Headz 4.32

Buy it now from this direct link:
http://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/the-pay-scale-ep/id414707948

Download Final Penalty 'Stand Up, Man Up Feat LATE' for FREE now.
http://www.sendspace.com/pro/dl/bxbuqz

LATE Presents Final Penalty - The Payscale EP (Viral Advert)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HCOXpaPcgRs

Connect with Final Penalty
http://www.myspace.com/finalpenalty187
http://www.reverbnation.com/finalpenalty187
PR: MTV2's Sucker Free Countdown To Honor Black History Month


From Lameka Lucas:

For Immediate Release


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MTV2’S SUCKER FREE COUNTDOWN TO HONOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH EPISODES CELEBRATING THE LEGACY OF HIP HOP BEGINNING SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 6 AT 11PM ET/PT

Throughout the Month, Sucker Free Countdown to Feature Guest Appearances by Peter & Corey Gunz, Talib Kweli, Dipset, Slaughterhouse and Snoop Dogg

NEW YORK, NY (February 4, 2011) – MTV2’s “Sucker Free Countdown” will celebrate the legacy of hip hop’s brightest stars during Black History Month and their commitment to continuing the rich heritage of the genre. Throughout the month, DJ Envy will host emcee’s with proven track records of greatness along with one whose star is on the rise. Guest appearances will include Peter & Corey Gunz, Talib Kweli, Dipset, Slaughterhouse, Snoop Dogg and more.

Sucker Free’s Black History Month celebration will culminate with “Sucker Free Week: Hip Hop N Hoops – Legacy” beginning Sunday, February 20th though Sunday, February 27th. The week will include “Sucker Free Daily” videos that highlight rappers the love of the game, hip hop culture and testimonials from celebrities and fans alike on the importance of hip hop in 2011 and be capped off with an off-the-court look at the NBA All-Star Weekend.

Sucker Free Countdown: Black History Month - Legacy will feature the following “in-the-family” programming:

Sunday February 6 at 11:00pm ET/PT

BHM: Legacy “Generations”

Guests: Peter & Cory Gunz

Hip hop is breeding generations. Peter and Cory Gunz stop by the Sucker Free studio to talk about their father-son relationship evolving in and out of the spotlight. Cory speaks to the way his father’s experience has helped mold his own career, while Peter praises his son’s lyricism and artist development by describing his son as a “freak of nature.”

 

Sunday, February 13 at 11pm ET/PT

BHM: Legacy “Crews”

Dipset & Slaughterhouse

In this crews themed episode, Slaughterhouse will make an appearance to discuss the hip hop greats that have influenced their career and the up-and-coming artists that viewers should put on their radar. Sucker Free fans will also hear from Harlem’s finest when Dipset members talk about their respect for hip hop.

Sunday, February 20 at 11:00pm ET/PT

BHM: Legacy - Sucker Free Week “Hip Hop N Hoops”

Guest: Talib Kweli

One of hip-hop’s most socially conscious rappers, Talib Kweli takes a break from performing new material off his new album Gutter Rainbows to talk about the continual importance of recognizing Black History Month. Sucker Free will also give viewers a sneak peek into the documentary, Blackout, about the infamous Rucker Park EBC Championship game between

Jay-Z and Fat Joe.

Tuesday, February 22 – 24 at 7:30am ET/PT

All week long, “Sucker Free Daily” will air videos that incorporate basketball themes from artist like Drake, Master P and Birdman. These baller-themed videos will feature cameos from notable basketball stars and feature  basketball being played throughout the video.

Sunday, February 27 at 11pm ET/PT

BHM: Legacy – Sucker Free Week “Hip Hop N Hoops” from the NBA All-Star Weekend

Guests: Snoop Dogg and NBA All Stars

Sucker Free Week will wrap up on-location in Los Angeles, recapping some of the highlights from the 2011 NBA All-Star Game and taking viewers to the premiere of the anticipated documentary film, Blackout (www.theblackout.tv). During the show, celebrities take a break from the action to express their thoughts on Black History Month and the Legacies they are personally working to carry on. In addition, viewers can get  the exclusive first look at the artist selected to grace the April XXL Freshmen 10 cover.

“Sucker Free” is Executive Produced by Eric Conte with Paul Ricci as Executive Producers. Candida Boyette acts as Sr. Producer for “Sucker Free.”

About MTV2:

MTV2 has the highest concentration of males 12-34 on TV today.  A vibrant mix of music, lifestyle and action sports programming, MTV2 has reflected the habits and behavior of young people since its launch in 1996. MTV2’s audience has grown each year and the channel is currently available in nearly 80 million homes.  MTV2 is part of MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.  Come check us out at … www.mtv2.com.

 

MP3: Benefit f/ Grafh - "I Can't Leave"


From PR Dean Multimedia:

MP3: Benefit f/ Grafh - "I Can't Leave"

 

Video: Kokayi - Gibson Guitar x CouchSessions


From Audible Treats:

Video: Kokayi - Gibson Guitar x CouchSessions

Gibson Guitar X CouchSessions f/ Kokayi "RoxTar" [video] from Stellar Creative.

MP3: Mordecai the Foul - "The Sun" (prod. King Boom)


From Joe Left Hand:

MP3: Mordecai the Foul - "The Sun" (prod. King Boom)

* http://mordecaithefoul.bandcamp.com/ *

Mordecai The Foul - The Sun (produced by KING BOOM)
 
Mordecai the Foul is from Chicago Il in the mind set of raw lyrics over dope beats. Straight up hip hop in its essense, this vetern brings The Sun to you live and direct. Taurus by birth and Emcee as a way of life we present Mordecai the Foul The Sun !!!
 
THE SUN IS THE ART OF WISDOM KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING THAT IS THE TRUTH IN RHYME FORM.

MP3: Project Pat - "Take Sumthin" (prod. Lex Luger)


From Future Star Music:

MP3: Project Pat - "Take Sumthin" (prod. Lex Luger)

DOWNLOAD RIGHT NOW AND HEAT THE STREETS UP

* http://limelinx.com/files/5f321cfc6b13661f71f23276d3bd2600 *

DJ's here is a brand new exclusive from the big homie Project Pat that is already picking up in ATL quickly with the support of DJ Scream.  It's called "Take Sumthin" and was produced by one of the hottest producers in the game right now Lex Luger.  Keep supporting the official single "Use Yo Head" and enjoy this extra treat from Project Pat & FUTURE STAR.  If you sent drop scripts in they are getting done.  If you haven't you can reply to this email with your script.  Let's go!

DOWNLOAD THE OFFICIAL SINGLE "USE YO HEAD" IF YOU HAVEN'T YET

CLEAN:  https://files.me.com/trakz/jdnvka.mp3 .

DIRTY:  http://www.zshare.net/audio/85182223b4197f9f/ .

MP3: Angelica f/ Lil' Kim - "Knock Off"


From BF Blasts:

MP3: Angelica f/ Lil' Kim - "Knock Off"

(CLean/Instru/Version w/o Lil Kim) http://www.mediafire.com/?bacb7vbb1crv41b .

Video: iLLA - "Cranberry Vodka"


From BF Blasts:

Video: iLLA - "Cranberry Vodka"

Video: Jae Millz Interview on Coast 2 Coast Radio


From BF Blasts:

Video: Jae Millz Interview on Coast 2 Coast Radio

Video: Locke Kaushal - "Rich Man Begging"


From Dreamout Loud:

Video: Locke Kaushal - "Rich Man Begging"


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