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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 Nark With The Dragon Tattoo

The latest Nark mixtape reminded me of a few people who regularly input on the music I send out, so lets profile. Laura – You’ll be happy to know clever up and coming emcees Schoolboy Q and A$AP Rocky figured out the perfect way to put a “Pursuit of Happiness” sample in a song. EK/Jessica […]

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Hip-Hop Mixtape Rap

NEW MIXTAPE: Narkanomics

You know it must be 4th Quarter when all the big guns of hip-hop are offering up new material. Drake snapped up Ricky Ross over an eloquent Just Blaze production on “Lord Knows”. Ludacris and B.o.B. let loose a free mixtapes with Luda referencing my favorite movie of 1985, Back To The Future and Meek […]

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The Catch-Up: T.I., The Roots, The Knocks, Daddy Lion, Major Lazer, Jay Electronica, & Tennis

Oh Hai There. Yes, its been awhile but hopefully those mixtapes have been keeping you entertained. Its not possible for me to post everything thats been released over the past few weeks, but here are a few things I enjoyed. -“The crown meets the Throne” as Clifford jumps on the “Niggas In Paris” remix. Its […]

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Hip-Hop Mixtape Nark Rap

New Mixtape: A Nark’s Life

I’ve had more questions on when the next Nark is coming than any over the last month….so here it is. It sounds like Game finally got his single in “Red Nation” (after the 15th try), while The Cool Kids return with that 90’s boom bap that they are so good at. Elsewhere, Big K.R.I.T. and […]

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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 […]

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Hip-Hop Mixtape Nark Rap

New Mixtape: A Narkwork Orange – Disc Two

Disc Two Let me know how long it takes for the hook on Fabolous’ “You Be Killin Em” to permeate your ear drums. Flint native Jon Connor justifies his recent Nas co-sign on “Epic”. J. Cole and Black Milk prove once again how to be an effective lyricist and producer on “Blow Up” and “Deadly […]