Born in Brooklyn and calling Queens home, Jus Daze has emerged onto the scene like so many, with scars visible and not, but unlike most he has transcended his struggles into a force of expressive nature that both instills hope and earns him respect. Most notably, Daze, bowlegged to the point of using a cane as a kid, has parlayed this trait as a signature of sorts: “The Bowlegged Bandit.”
Eve featured in XXL's special edition mini-mag at Best Buy: "I feel like that record ("She Bad Bad") is Eve as far as what people remember from me back in the day. I think lyrically, it's there and and it's in your face. The beat is ridiculous!"
Seattle rapper Macklemore and production partner Ryan Lewis talk to Cali emcee Murs about music, life and the indie vs. major-label dilemma backstage at Rock The Bells. Yesterday Macklemore and Lewis released new album The Heist, which hit number one on iTunes. Murs recently released This Generation, his collaboration album with Fresno rapper Fashawn on Duck Down. Watch the video for "This Generation" here, and the video for "Slash Gordan" here.
In promotion for Kyle Rapps and Diwon's forthcoming TV themed mixtape 'Syndication,' the emcee/producer duo deliver the project's third and final leak, "Portlandia." In keeping with the mixtape's theme of flipping TV show samples, Diwon builds off the show's theme song "Feel It All Around," originally composed by Washed Out. "Portlandia" is just one of the many TV themed sample flips that you'll find on 'Syndication,' which drops October 17th, 2012, the same day that the duo is performing as part of a Scion sponsored CMJ showcase at The Paperbox (Brooklyn, NYC), along with Pro Era's Capital Steez, Brandun Deshay, Aaron Cohen & The Inner City Kids, Rilgood, Maffew Ragazino and more!
Recently releasing his latest mixtape entitled 'D2 Loyal 2 Da Streets', hosted by DJ SMALLZ via MTL label Hustle Cartel Ent on Sept 25th, Montreal hip hop artist NYCE is now showcasing his latest music video and single 'Swagged Out'.
Benny Banks ft. Dappy, Squeeks & Joe Black - Who's The Daddy (Remix)
Benny Bank’s second single ‘Who’s The Daddy’ featuring Dappy received huge radio support from the likes of Zane Lowe, Mistajam, Nick Grimshaw and Charlie Sloth since its release, whilst the official video has racked up over half a million views and Benny has now invited two of his North London brothers to jump on the official remix.