Some of Vill's accomplishments started with the video for his single “Ride It” being in high rotation all year on Canada's top music video channels and is one of the most requested songs in Canada. Additionally, his single “More Than Friends” has been taking over international dance floors and has become a favorite with club DJ's across the U.K. It has been a Top 10 on the DMC R&B Club Chart and was recently number 1 on Australia's ZFM. He also had a HUGE underground record that had over 1 million downloads –California Dreams- feat. The Game.
Pusha T stopped by Primetime Radio with J-Rod for an in depth interview and discusses a variety of subjects including the direction for his new album, the recording process for the G.O.O.D. Music compilation, and cleared up rumors about Kanye West rapping about marriage. Powered by Revo Media.
EVENT: VMD Hip Hop Concert Series feat. Illa Ghee, Sean Born, Boobe, Lyriciss, Tese Fever and Born Unique
The VMD Hip-Hop Concert Series is a monthly gathering in Northern Virginia that aims to promote awareness and appreciation for Hip-Hop culture in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. The concert series will feature performances from a unique roster of the highest-caliber Hip-Hop artists inthe region.
In addition, the “Capitol City Cypha” hosted by DC radio personality P-Stew will take place between performances to showcase the best freestyle rappers in the area. This event establishes an environment for fans and participants of Hip-Hop culture to become better acquainted and explore the diversity of the local marketplace, as well as, to advertise and/or sell related products and/or services.
On Monday, May 21st, the VMD Hip-Hop Concert Series will kick-off at Club One in Alexandria, Virginia with performances by Sean Born, Illa Ghee, Lyriciss, Boobe, Tese Fever and Born Unique. Tickets are now available for a discounted $8 and can be pre-ordered at www.dmvlife.com. For all inquiries, please email J-Scrilla at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Video: Livin Proof (@IAMLIVINPROOF) - "Dead in the Streets"
Livin Proof releases a new video for "Dead in the Streets", a track off his "I Am Livin' Proof" Mixtape hosted by DJ Dow Jones. This is the second video released, after the Joell Ortiz cameo in "Whip It Up."
Audio: Kokane Releases "The Legend Continues" Project
When you think of west coast funk in general, there is one person that comes to mind, and that is the Legendary "Kokane". He is considered to be the most featured artist in World, with a impressive catalog that's unmatched to any other recording artist in the music industry.
Kokane has started a brand new label BudEBoy Records through IODA/SONY, and has just released a new album entitled "The Legend Continues", which has a major buz in the streets and virally. The first single off this epic album is "Doja" produced by Squeeze, which features KMG from ABOVE THE LAW, who are considered to be the creaters of "G-Funk"!
With the recent passing of legendary Nate Dogg, Kokane seems to be the last man standing as the King of Hooks/King of G-Funk. To put it to you bluntly, Kokane is on fire! You can purchase "The Legend Continues" at iTunes or Amazon.
In addition, be on the look out for Kokane's brand new mixtape "Dr Kokastien", hosted by DJ King Assassin, coming soon in the weeks to come. Stay tuned for more exciting details on this extraordinary artist named "Kokane" aka JBL.
Far East Movement's new video, "Dirty Bass" featuring Cash Money/Young Money artist Tyga premiered on VEVO yesterday, May 10th. The song is from their sophomore album Dirty Bass releasing June 5th on Cherrytree/Interscope Records.