Hip-Hop Rap

MP3: Gilbere Forte’ – Hello ft The Kickdrums

See my philosophy is your imagination, your reality Gotta love this combo. New Gilbere Forte joined by The Kickdrums. I’m always a sucker for hip-hop tracks with orchestra strings. Gilbere Forte’ feat. The Kickdrums – Hello by gilbereforte 87 Dreams 2 Reality coming soon…

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. […]

Dance Rap

Alex Clare & Gilbere Forte’ – Up All Night

I’m really liking the dancehall/reggae with soul vibe to this new guy, Alex Clare. It certainly helps that Diplo & Switch produced his latest track “Up All Night” thats filled with energetic vocals and a backing thats part menacing guitar and part militant drum kick. Oh and one of my favorite new emcees, Gilbere Forte’ […]

Hip-Hop Links Rap

Thursday Linkage: Clifford Saves The Day, Kyle Lucas, BET Ciphers and more

A) A possible suicide jumper was talked down from a building across from where I work….by T.I.?!?!? Yea, that REALLY happened. I would say he doesn’t need to audition for “The Negotiator 2” anymore. B) Kyle Lucas pays tribute to the late Guru with a freestyle over one of my favorite Gangstarr tracks, “Right Where […]

Hip-Hop Rap remix

Gilbere Forte’: Dog Days Are Over Remix

Speaking of Gilbere Forte’, he has been steadily gaining buzz from self released tracks with indie samples. His lyrical gift caught my ear on his enhanced remix of Freelance Whales’ “1st Floor” and I’ve been checking for him ever since. Forte’s latest gem is a take on Yeasayer’s remix of Florence & the Machine’s anthem […]