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Hip-Hop Rap

STREAM: Kendrick Lamar – Compton ft Dr. Dre (produced by Just Blaze)

If you love hip-hop, you were probably already excited for Kendrick Lamar‘s good kid, m.A.D.D. city to drop. Then Kendrick got the good Dr. Dre to crawl out of his vault full of headphone $$ and Just Blaze to craft some A-list production on the latest release “Compton”. Stream the new joint below and check […]

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Hip-Hop Rap

Hip-Hop Monday: New T.I., Kendrick Lamar ft Dr. Dre, Childish Gambino

While I’m finalizing two new mixtapes of indie, dance, folk, etc., I have to say, Monday has been a damn good day for new hip-hop. Check out below for new Clifford, Kendrick and Donald.

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Hip-Hop Mixtape Nark Rap

New Mixtape: The Narks Are Alright

This edition of the Nark series should have a little bit of everything for those that have been following these mixtapes. Veterans like Kanye, Dr. Dre, Lil Wayne and Game show up on tracks true to form. Current names in hip-hop like Wiz Khalifa, J Cole and B.o.B. prove why they are in heavy rotation. […]

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Apparel Concert Hip-Hop

Traveling JayeL Hats/Dawaun Parker “Lost”

Last weekend, was one of the better musical weekends I’ve ever had. Local Natives did exactly what I hoped they would: Wow the sell out crowd with harmonies that result in group sing-a-longs. Matt & Kim also did precisely what I wished: Have everyone dancing from start to end and smile the entire show. The […]

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Thursday Linkage: Dr. Dre, The Hood Internet, Ratatat and more

A) Is Dr. Dre’s Detox situation starting to sound like a fable? I think so. B) The Hood Internet have been busy toiling with the design of their site and tour plans. They also had time for a slick glittering remix of Skybox‘s “In A Dream” Skybox – In A Dream (The Hood Internet Remix)byhoodinternet […]

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Thursday Linkage: Mates of State, Dr. Dre, Just Blaze, Kele and more

My hopes for this weekend (in no particular order): Cooler weather (90 degrees in April is a bit much), no appearances at the bar, crafting a Hangout Fest mixtape and for the pollen to chill out (my car is a yellow mess). Here are some links for the weekend: A) Mates of State (yes, they […]

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Hip-Hop

Royce Da 5’9″ + Shady??

There have been a lot of whispers since Eminem was flanked by Royce Da 5’9″ and his Slaughterhouse brethren in the video for “Forever”. Since then, Royce has finally spoke on the reconciliations with Mr. Slim Shady and potential partnerships. “It’s very much what it looks like,” Royce said of Slaughterhouse joining forces with Eminem. […]