Jamal Gasol, DNTE, Toneyboi & Wyze Wonda connect via the “Peace Bridge”

The “Peace Bridge” is an international structure that links upstate NY to Canada. In the newly released track of the same name, Producer Psych Major (Dagha, Reef The Lost Cauze) uses a xylophone and dusty drum soundscape to link up upstate NY spitters Jamal Gasol (pictured above) and Toneyboi with TO wordsmiths Wyze Wonda and […]

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Mickey Factz Joins Brando Bambino for Their Lyrically Charged Banger, “Formula 1”

Puerto Rico-based emcee Brando Bambino links with Mickey Factz for a snarling new banger, “Formula 1,” featuring crazy wordplay with dope production to match from Pyramid Tapes. With Mickey and Brando trading verses filled with braggadocio, the track sounds like two dons meeting up to enjoy a nice meal and spit vivid rhymes about their conquests. And given their shared gifts on […]

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Blizzard Presents “Flying Guillotine” Featuring Ty Farris & J Classic

Detroit producer Blizzard has been making a name for himself in the underground with his drum heavy, grimy soul sound. Blizzard’s new album, “Duel With Death” drops September 27th on Middle Finger Music. This album features Aztek The Barfly, Ty Farris, Guilty Simpson, Finale, Kid Vishis, Spoda, A Minus, Isaac Castor, Ketch P, Jypsy, Miz Korona, Crimson […]

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Dark Lo & Havoc “Mob Tales” + New Project ‘Extreme Measures,’ Drops 9/24

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Dark Lo is best known for bringing his signature gritty delivery and street bars over smooth, soulful production.  Also known as “The Crook”, Dark Lo spent the majority of his young adult life in and out of prison.   It wasn’t until Lo met AR-Ab that he turned his attention to hip […]

Read More Dark Lo & Havoc “Mob Tales” + New Project ‘Extreme Measures,’ Drops 9/24

The Snowgoons share a new single from their forthcoming album featuring Ransom and K-Prez

The Snowgoons share a new single from their forthcoming abum featuring one of the Underground hottest MC right now: Ransom!  Plus some help by Goon MuSick artist K-Prez, both from New Jersey, blessing this smooth Snowgoons production.  Get ready for another heat rocket and stay gooned for the new album.

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Mr. Lif Joins Eternia & Rel McCoy for “The Story of Us” (feat. Eliki) + ‘FREE’ Drops Next Friday, Sept 24!

Bound by their love for hip-hop and each other, Eternia and Mr. Lif share “The Story of Us” for the latest single off Eternia and Rel McCoy’s collab LP, FREE. The track boasts Rel’s warm production paired with gripping rhymes from Eternia and Lif who explore their lives leading up to the day they met. […]

Read More Mr. Lif Joins Eternia & Rel McCoy for “The Story of Us” (feat. Eliki) + ‘FREE’ Drops Next Friday, Sept 24!

Jazimoto Creates an Anthemic Remix of Her Original Mix of Teflon’s New Single, “Life in the FEDS” (Cuts by DJ Premier)

M.O.P. affiliate Teflon delivers the uplifting, funky remix of his latest single, “Life in the FEDS,” featuring cuts from DJ Premier and slick production from Jazimoto. Jaz actually produced the original track, which had a raw, more somber vibe. On the remix, she flips it into an anthemic banger with a live band sound that would make The J.B.’s proud. The remix is available […]

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A.M. Early Morning & Nightwalker Deliver Their Compelling EP, ‘L.N.E.M. III’

A.M. Early Morning & Nightwalker deliver one of the year’s most tightly produced and well-written releases with L.N.E.M. III. The Chicago-based duo eschews trends—namely bloated track lists and meandering runtimes—with a project that’s infinitely replayable and packed with layers. It’s also just straight-up dope hip-hop that happens to feature some of the underground’s best lyricists, […]

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Y.N.X.716 hits us with two-fer visuals “History / Solid Gold Soul”

Buffalo emcee Y.N.X.716 has dropped a new two-fer video combining tracks “History” with “Solid Gold Soul.” For the “History” portion the street-scholar drives through his city dropping deep jewels to a vintage sounding 90’s soundscape. Fading into the “Solid Gold Soul” portion it’s straight soul-loop instrumental as Y.N.X shows us the opulent side of his personality. Speaking […]

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Lucky Tatt & Endemic “Sit Back” on new single

Brooklyn emcee Lucky Tatt has dropped a new single this morning. “Sit Back” is that street-soul laced banger (Production courtesy of Endemic Emerald) with the additional sultry hook courtesy of Swedish singer Josy. The track is leaked from the forthcoming LP/CD from Lucky and Endemic entitled Provenance set to drop via No Cure Records (with distribution from Fat Beats) on 9/24 (pre-order at link […]

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Flee Lord And Roc Marciano Are Feeling The “Breeze In A Porsche” In New Video

Flee Lord had a banner year in 2020, putting out an album every month. The dozen projects included offerings fully produced by highly respected names like Pete Rock, Havoc, 38 Spesh, and DJ Shay (RIP), plus features from Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, and Conway The Machine. However, in 2021 Flee decided to slow things down and focus […]

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Bronze Nazareth Teams Up with Roc Marciano for their Collabo Album, ‘Ekphrasis’ + New Video

“The Precipice” is the first single from Bronze Nazareth the upcoming release “Ekphrasis” produced mostly by Roc Marciano with two tracks by Bronze himself. The track showcases Bronze’s unique, yet classic style over the gritty and grimy beats that Roc Marciano is known for. Bronze and Roc Marciano’s styles compliment each other very well, and […]

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Wounded Buffalo Beats laces Masta Ace, El Da Sensei, Ruste Juxx, Rah Digga and more on his “Wounded” EP

U.K. producer Wounded Buffalo Beats is back with yet another phenomenal offering. This time in the form of his EP titled Wounded. Raw and gritty Boombap beats are the backdrop for vocals from the likes of Masta Ace, Ruste Juxx, Randall Rush, El Da Sensei, Rah Digga, Wordsworth and more.  For anybody who is longing for that authentic 90s Hip Hop sound, this […]

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El Da Sensei & Jake Palumbo “Bring It In Loud” Together with John Robinson (Video)

SpaceLAB Recordings unveils the visuals to the second single from Solving Cases – the long-awaited collaborative LP from New Jersey mainstay & Artifacts alumni El Da Sensei, & Brooklyn-via-Tennessee producer / engineer / emcee Jake Palumbo. “Bring It In Loud” is an energetic ride down a dark but welcoming sonic highway, showing the duo’s versatility […]

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Premiere: Terror Van Poo & Vinny Idol Present “What Makes You Think You Can F#%k With Me?” (Video)

Terror Van Poo and Vinny Idol premiere “What Makes You Think You Can F#%k With Me?” video. The single is taken from their critically acclaimed collaborative album, ‘Terror Like It Is.” Streaming Everywhere If any duo can resurrect Rock/Metal and fuse it with Hip Hop, it’s Terror Osborne and Vin Halen. Wearing Slasher wigs strapped […]

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Moemaw Naedon & C.Scott Hit the Great Outdoors for Their ‘River Rats’ Collab LP

Moemaw Naedon & C.Scott’s new collaborative album, River Rats, is a wavy blend of genres—hip-hop, psychedelia, and just a hint of prog-rock—that perfectly captures the tension, confusion, and complexity of 2020. It’s also a personal project for the two Pittsburgh-based artists, who created a majority of the album during the COVID-19 lockdown. The result is […]

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Eto & Sharp. are “Siamese”

Florida based beatmaker SHARP.  and Rochester’s own ETO have combined to drop “Siamese” this morning.  Ominous n gritty, the track features ETO in deep internal combat with his shadow twin (reminiscent of DMX’s Damien tales) “Siamese” is taken from the forthcoming 3-song Maxi-Single dropping digitally this Friday 9/3 (with other tracks “Efforts” and “Colors”).  Cover […]

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Mickey Factz, Blu & Nottz Team Up For ‘The Narrative’ EP Featuring Fashawn, Sy Ari Da Kid, Asher Roth, And More

West Coast underground Hip-Hop juggernaut Blu, Bronx rapper Mickey Factz, and Grammy-nominated producer Nottz (of 9th Wonder‘s Soul Council) have joined forces for The Narrative. Released today (8/20/2021) on all digital streaming platforms via SCHMTCS/Soulspazm, the six-track EP finds Blu and Mickey trading bars about spirituality, legacy, freedom, police brutality, and the devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic over Nottz’s signature, hard-hitting production. Twelve years […]

Read More Mickey Factz, Blu & Nottz Team Up For ‘The Narrative’ EP Featuring Fashawn, Sy Ari Da Kid, Asher Roth, And More

B Leafs Feat. Kool G Rap & Craig G – “Say It Right” (Single)

Juice Crew pioneers Kool G Rap and Craig G reunite on “Say It Right” from Boston producer B Leafs‘ upcoming sophomore Album (Title TBD) set to debut later this year. The two legendary emcees lay lyrically poetic verses over a smooth boom bap backdrop by B Leafs. Check out “Say It Right” now on all streaming platforms. B Leafs ft. Kool G […]

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Westside Gunn Releases #HWH8: Sincerely Adolf Vol. 1 Of Double-Album

It would have been hard for Westside Gunn to top the year he had in 2020.  The multi-hyphenate artist/label owner/creative/curator/fashion icon not only released his two most critically acclaimed and commercially successful projects (Pray For Paris and his Shady Records debut Who Made The Sunshine), but he also had his hands in executive producing Griselda’s unrelenting and masterful […]

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Flee Lord x Roc Marciano Release Collaborative Project ‘Delgado’ & New Video “This What Ya Want?”

Flee Lord x Roc Marciano’s Delgado features collaborations with Conway The Machine, Stove God Cooks and Ransom and is entirely produced by Roc Marciano.  To celebrate the release of Delgado, Flee and Roc released a new visual for “This What Ya Want?” which can be viewed below. “With each new project I drop I feel that I am gaining […]

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El Da Sensei Joins Moemaw Naedon & C.Scott on their Hypnotizing New Slapper, “Off the Path”

Moemaw Naedon and El Da Sensei connect for “Off The Path,” a hypnotizing new slapper that showcases their tongue-twisting bravado over the head nodding production from C.Scott. It all fits into the premise that both rappers are “Off The Path” with their approach to their art. And the same goes for C.Scott’s prog-leaning instrumental. “Off the Path” is available now through all major digital retailers […]

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Jay Kinser (EXP) Delivers New Album “Germain Ave” FT Termanology, M-Dot, The Arcitype & More

Jay Kinser (EXP The Expendables) stays on his work tear after releasing Eleven, Tunnel Vision, and Savage Lands with a new thirteen track boom bap project Germain Ave. The underground LP features veteran and fellow hard working emcees Termanology, M-Dot, and his co-founded group EXP The Expendables. It also includes first rate production from The Arcitype, DC The Midi Alien, Lingo, Myster DL, & Silly […]

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MIC Johnson Jr. Delivers ‘The Growth Spurt’ Feat. Chris Rivers, DV Alias Khryst, Rockness Monsta, Etc.

Growth happens when you decide to confront your demons, buddhist monks escape through meditation, addicts escape through addiction, MIC Johnson Jr chose not to escape and this is what happened. The Rochester, NY battle emcee releases his debut “Growth Spurt“ via High Caliber Music featuring Chris Rivers, DV Alias Khryst, Rockness Monsta, Hooligan Ea$y, Shée Blue, Vic Grimes and more. Watch “Get Wit Me” video feat. dv alias […]

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CashUs King & Blu Take You On A Ride In Their “Boom Bap Cadillac” (Video)

Spider-Man fears that he has ‘No Way Home’ this December, but Leimert Park’s Cashus King and underground hip hop legend Blu offer him a ride in their “BOOM BAP CADILLAC“. This is the first official single from Cashus King’s long awaited 3rd LP, “The W.O.W. (The Weight Of Wind)”, which is scheduled for a 10-31-21 […]

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El Da Sensei & Jake Palumbo Release Visuals For Their Single “Blast Off!!!”

In preparation for the release of their collaborative LP “Solving Cases“, New Hip-Hop mainstay El Da Sensei & Brooklyn-by-way-of-Tennessee Producer / Emcee Jake Palumbo present the visuals to “Blast Off!!!“, the first single off the 14-track album which arrives on all streaming services on Friday, September 24th & CD shortly after.This raucous, uptempo party-starter leads […]

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Snowgoons, Nems, Sean P & DJ Skipmode Put the “Word On The Street” (Single)

The term “legend” gets thrown around very quick nowadays, but when it comes to Sean Price we are talking about legendary status in the truest sense of the word. The Snowgoons have been working with Sean P! for many years and through the touring they became good friends as well. After numerous collaborations the Snowgoons drop a brand new joint produced by […]

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AZ Announces ‘Doe Or Die 2″ Release Date & Releases New Video “The Wheel” with Jahiem

Over the course of his distinguished and influential career, AZ has been nominated for a Grammy, sold millions of albums, created hit singles and lent his voice to some of Hip-Hop’s most timeless music.  The last time you heard his voice was on “Full Circle,” The Firm reuniting track from Nas’ Kings Disease, which would go on […]

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Terror Van Poo Drops “Gangster” Video Ft. Haddy Racks x Vinny Idol

Terror Van Poo releases the official video for “Gangster” featuring Haddy Racks with production by Vinny Idol. The track is taken from their new collaborative album titled ‘Terror Like It Is.’ Soulful melodies provide minutes of head-nodding while hard, gritty bass intensifies the aggressive deliverance from these lyrical, official gangsters. The ambiance of the video […]

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New Album: ‘360’ by Termanology x Amadeus & “Black Mask 2” Video

Termanology and Amadeus 360 The Beat King release their collaborative album titled ‘360.’ The 10-track album features Smif-N-Wessun, Sheek Louch, Lil Fame, Ras Kaas, Skyzoo, Ea$y Money, Chris Rivers, Teflon, Mia Jae, and NEMS (with additional production on the track “Classifications” by NEF, Shortyfuz, and Newdlez). The first visual off the album is “Black Mask […]

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Nems Celebrates His New Album “Congo” By Dropping The Video For His Buzzing Single “Bing Bong”

If you don’t know Nems aka Gorilla Nems aka Nems FYL, best not to claim you are a fan of New York Hip-Hop. The Coney Island emcee exemplifies the aggressive, brash, and unbridled style that the Big Apple’s rappers are known for. His new album “Congo” dropped today and is an ode to his Coney […]

Read More Nems Celebrates His New Album “Congo” By Dropping The Video For His Buzzing Single “Bing Bong”

Guilty Simpson Flexes His Pen-Game on maticulous’ Neck-Breaking New Single, “Home Goin’”

With his new album, no caps, due out this fall, Brooklyn-based producer maticulous gets things started with the project’s debut leak, “Home Goin’.” It’s a neck-breaking slapper featuring a dope guest appearance from Detroit’s own Guilty Simpson, who weaves a tale of a neighborhood viewing of a pimp/player’s funeral.  The track is anchored by maticulous’ […]

Read More Guilty Simpson Flexes His Pen-Game on maticulous’ Neck-Breaking New Single, “Home Goin’”

Eternia Returns to Give Thanks to Her Day Ones With Visuals for New Single, “Most PPL”

Eternia makes a grand return today with her new single and video, “Most PPL,” a triumphant and inspiring collaboration with Toronto-based Juno-Award winning producer Rel McCoy.  It’s been over ten long years for Eternia fans, who have been clamoring for more music since the release of 2010’s classic, At Last with producer MoSS. But as […]

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3Kingz (M Doc Diego, Crotona P & Manzu Beatz) Show Their “Family Tree”

“Family Tree” a new video featuring the debut of the 3Kingz has dropped. Combining the flows of Rochester, NY natives Crotona P and M Doc Diego with the cinematic beats of Italian producer DBTZ (of ManZu BeatZ) this is funky boom-bap for the hard-rocks and head-nodders. Directed by Cartel Films the visuals show P and Doc getting down with their crew in their hometown […]

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Eto Joins A.M. Early Morning & Nightwalker for Their Insightfully Jazzy Heater, “Late Night Early Morning 3”

The Chicago-based duo of A.M. Early Morning & Nightwalker delivers a jazzy, thoughtful new single with “Late Night Early Morning 3,” which features a noteworthy guest appearance from Rochester, N.Y. emcee Eto. In addition to some clever doses of wordplay, the trio essentially sticks to a similar thought process of “getting yours while the getting’s […]

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Kahlee And Krohme Warn You To “Protect Your Energy” On New Single

Daygo emcee Kahlee has teamed with underground beat phenom Krohme for a hard-hitting 3-song EP titled “Blind To The Facts.” The lead single off the effort “Protect Your Energy” finds Kahlee strongly advising listeners to avoid energy vampires and negative people. The grimey, piano-driven production will throw you back to the indie/backpack era where Krohme earned […]

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Deuce Ellis Takes Viewers Behind-The-Scenes In His “Electric Soul” Video

Deuce Ellis’ 2020 album “Midnight Ouroboros” was released in conjunction with a self-published comic book and a signature pair of luxury sneakers. So, while it seems like it might be hard to top that roll out, he went even harder with his most recent LP “Acid.” The Brooklyn transplant dropped a capsule clothing collection that […]

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Premiere: Jehovah Nissi & Che Noir “Crack the Sky” In New Video

Rochester, NY emcee/producer/engineer Jehovah Nissi has released new visuals for single “Crack The Sky” (premiering via Weekly Rap Gods). The track / video features Buffalo, NY’s Che Noir and was filmed by Zach Warren Films. A devout Hebrew Israelite, Nissi says the track touches on the two emcees respective faiths saying “we’re basically realizing who […]

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Teflon Offers an Uncompromising Look at the U.S. Criminal Justice System with New Single, “Life in the Feds” Feat. DJ Premier

Brooklyn’s own Teflon showcases his pen game on “Life in the FEDS,” which offers an uncompromising look at the U.S. criminal justice system and the lives it consumes. The single is produced by frequent collaborator Jazimoto, who brings a menacing funk to the track, with cuts supplied by the legendary DJ Premier. He and Jazimoto […]

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Pittsburgh’s Moemaw Naedon & C.Scott Deliver Psychedelic New Banger, “Awesome Environment”

The Pittsburgh-based duo of Moemaw Naedon & C.Scott are set to drop their collaborative album, River Rats, this September. And to get things started, they’re delivering the psychedelic lead single, “Awesome Environment,” that straight-up floats thanks to Moemaw’s slick rhymes and Scott’s low-key funk production. The single arrives fresh off the release of Moemaw’s notable […]

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Cali’s Oshea Boyd Uses His Mind To Travel With New Video “Heaven” FT. Skyzoo

Riverside, California native Oshea Boyd is an artist deeply connected to his roots. He’s musically influenced by artists with a message that are able to capture certain emotions through their music. “I never try to be like anyone, yet I am a student. I adopt a certain mindset and approach with my sound in reflection of those […]

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MA’s Jay Kinser Takes Aim With New Single “Clockwork” FT. M-Dot

Back at it is workhorse Jay Kinser of EXP The Expendables with a new energetic single Clockwork Feat. M-Dot. Produced by Silly Grinn, the New England pair keep it real with another day in the booth full of mic smoke. “We wanted something that would Melt faces. Since me and M-Dot both been grinding like crazy recently, I decided to call […]

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BIG ALMIGHTY (Raf Almighty & BigBob) Hit the “Bullseye” with Ruste Juxx & Skanks the Rap Martyr

Raf Almighty takes us to the colourful and grimy streets for the hard nosed single “Bullseye” featuring his underground hip hop comrades, Skanks the Rap Martyr & Ruste Juxx. Packed with serrated sounds and an agitating mood helmed by BigBob, the presence of these emcees is a blast in your face exchange of fiery energy. […]

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L’Orange Drops His Next Visual Animation Style for Track ‘Johann’

Simultaneously a tribute to depression and wellness, L’Orange’s ‘The World Is Still Chaos, But I Feel Better’ shows a musical and emotional growth from the North Carolina producer. Tension is built, and released throughout the 23 track album. The album features guest narration from comedian Nish Kumar and Jeremy Scott (Cinema Sins) as well as musicians Marc Rebillet, Solmen Brigham (Marlowe) and Jeremiah Jae. Out […]

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Sadat X & Lord Jamar Join Bread of Kaliwild on His Animated New Video, “Star”

L.A. rap stalwart Bread of Kaliwild links with fellow hip-hop luminaries Sadat X & Lord Jamar for his inspirational and thoughtful new single/video, “Star” taken from his forthcoming LP, A Breath of Fresh Air. The video is directed by Gabe Evans, while Dani Chaya provided the character illustrations and William “Dolla” Chapman did the animation. […]

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Premiere: KVBeats Enlists Pacewon (Outsidaz) For New “Jump Up Quick” Video

Brand new visuals for “Jump Up Quick” by KVBeats, featuring none other than legendary Outsidaz member Pacewon. The track is taken off KVBeats’ “The Breadwinner” album, released back in December 2018 on Ill Adrenaline Records. Referring to his real life as a father and husband, KV brings a stellar line up of guest appearances on his “The Breadwinner”album, […]

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Boom Bap Project Gets Set for Comeback LP, ‘Return Flight’ With Visuals for New Single, “Ink Drips”

The Seattle/Portland trio, Boom Bap Project celebrate the release of their comeback album, Return Flight, with a sharp new video for standout single “Ink Drips,” which boasts production from Vitamin D, with additional instrumentation supplied by Rachel Panni and Alison Balano. Together, this all amounts to the signature style that the Boom Pap Project is known […]

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Rick Hyde Announces Black Soprano Family Debut Project ‘Plates 2’ W/ New “Hustler’s Prayer” Video

Benny The Butcher’s new global deal with Entertainment One (eOne) for his Black Soprano Family (BSF) imprint is already paying dividends.  The imprints first official releases, Benny The Butcher & DJ Drama Presents: Gangsta Grillz X BSF Da Respected Sopranos, and Heem’s Long Story Short have both debuted in the top 10 on major DSP’s.   Benny’s Black Soprano Family (BSF) consists of Rick Hyde, […]

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New England’s Al-J (Blak Madeen) and Kane Major Drop Retro-Stylized Visuals “Neva Back Down”

AL-J Of Blak Madeen teams up with New England beat maker Kane Majorwith some retro-stylized visuals Neva Back Down. Directed by Sando Films, the video splices in classic scenes from Beat Street to match the nostalgic vibe of the song. This paves the way as the first single off their upcoming collaboration Blak To The Old School. “This track is […]

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Teck-Zilla : “F. R.E.S.H” Featuring Blu, Planet Asia, Mister Rae & Dominique LaRu

Nigerian-born DJ/producer, Teck Zilla rallies up the cream of the crop for his latest single, “F.R.E.S.H” which boasts verses from West Coast veteran emcee’s Blu and Planet Asia, UK spitter Mister Rae and rapper/songwriter Dominique LaRue who delivers a vibrant chorus that’s oozing with swag. The track is a bouncy head-nodder ripe with Teck’s signature bassline and breezy textures, and serves as a follow-up to his […]

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PNW’S Boom Bap Project Return With Visuals for Their Slick-Talking New Banger, “Deion Sanders”

The Pacific Northwest’s Boom Bap Project trifecta embody the bravado of one of the greatest athletes of all time in the new video for their slick-talking banger, “Deion Sanders,” produced by longtime collaborator Vitamin D. The visuals are directed by Phillip Haleen, who centers the footage on the group’s two emcees, Karim (aka Nightclubber Lang) and Destro, as they do what […]

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Ea$y Money Links With Statik Selektah On New Video “Peep The Language”

Massachusetts self starter Ea$y Money keeps it consistent with new video Peep The Language produced by Statik Selektah and directed by TDVISUALZ. The track is straight classic boom bap with a legendary cut chorus paying homage to Gang Starr. “The song kinda happened on accident. I heard the beat and I was in the lab spitting some freestyle rhymes. I asked Statik […]

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El Da Sensei & Jake Palumbo Team Up For A New Album + “Blast Off” Single

New Jersey rhyme veteran & member of the legendary Artifacts crew – El Da Sensei – teams with Brooklyn-by-way-of-Tennessee producer, engineer & emcee Jake Palumbo to deliver Solving Cases – an energetic & eclectic 15-song collaboration LP that hits retailers & streaming platforms 9/24, via SpaceLAB Recordings / Soulspazm Records. The first single, set for release is “Blast Off!!!” – a […]

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Nothing But Summer Vibes With Problemattik’s “Backyard Chillin” (Single)

MA’s Problemattik emerges out of lockdown with a fresh summertime anthem Backyard Chillin produced by The Arcitype. “This song was created during the pandemic. I was longing for a nice summer day with friends so I created one with music. A fun and energetic vibe with a classic Hip Hop sound” says Problemattik. Check it out now on your preferred digital […]

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New Dirty Needles “Kojima” Is Infectious (Single)

Cleveland artist Dirty Needles drops “Kojima,” the first single from his upcoming EP The Loot Box. The Kollectiv produced banger is a lyrical exercise filled with punchlines, figurative language and references from pop culture that’ll make anyone familiar nostalgic. If you’ve listened to previous work from Dirty, then you know he and Cincinnati beatsmith Kollectiv have worked together seamlessly in the past, which is […]

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Get Your Popcorn For “Gun Store Movie” Featuring Daddy-O & Indigo Pheonyx (Video)

Legendary Daddy-O (of Stetsasonic) and burgeoning underground hip hop artist Indigo Phoenyx hit their targets with latest visual “Gun Store Movie“. The powerhouse duo are under surveillance in the video but show no worries as they select their protection of choice. The video is a stance on the right to bear arms while spitting some lethal lyrics. […]

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The Official Video For Dark-Lo And V Don’s “Lamb” Goes Extra Hard

North Philadelphia rapper Dark-Lo has reconvened with Harlem’s own producer extraordinaire V Don for a new album titled “Charlie Pope.” This is 11 tracks of food for the streets and they spark the hardbody offering with the rugged “Lamb.” So, fittingly, they made “Lamb” the lead video too. The Shakka Ranx-directed visuals present the duo in […]

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Elzhi Teams up With Producer Meeco and DJ Access for His New Single “Back in the Days”

On “Back In The Days”, Elzhi collaborates with established producer team Meeco and DJ Access (who continuously work with some of the best rappers in the game). Elzhi (former member of Slum Village) has been widely acknowledged in the Hip Hop world as being of one of the best lyricists of the past two decades. […]

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UFO Fev & Vanderslice Blend Surrealist Art Vibes With Raw Street Rap for Their ‘Enigma of Dalí’ Collab LP

Harlem emcee UFO Fev and Phoenixville-based producer Vanderslice team up for their collaborative album, Enigma of Dalì, which blends surrealist art vibes with raw street rap for one of the year’s most immediately engaging releases. Both artists continue to shine on this LP after dropping a number of impressive projects in 2020. For Fev, it […]

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Stalley Drops Retro Styled Video For His Hit Single “Oranges In June”

Stalley recently released his latest full-length “Gone Baby, Gone” and fans can’t get enough of the Summer jam-packed project. The lead single “Oranges In June” set the tone…and the tone is chilled-the-fuck-out. The laidback cut was produced by Black Diamond, who is responsible for the beats on the rest of the album as well. The stylized video is directed by Nobody […]

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Ea$y Money Takes It Back Yet Moves Forward With New “Every Night (A1)” Video

Massachusetts Ea$y Money returns with new clean visuals for his latest single Every Night (A1). Directed by Watsyn Filmz, the video is realistic with no filler. “The rhymes are straight forward so we didn’t get conceptual with the vid” says Ea$y. This song plays the notable role as the intro to his latest 2090 EP produced entirely by Nozs. STREAM/BUY: 2090 (EP) […]

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Declaime & Madlib Reveal Their Previously Unreleased Treasure Chest, ‘In The Beginning (Vol. 1)’

“I’m giving Otis Jackson Jr. (Madlib) his flowers now through these recordings we constructed as hungry young dudes.”—Declaime on his collection of work with Madlib, In The Beginning (Vol. 1) In the Beginning (Vol. 1) is a treasure trove of the early works of Declaime & Madlib, the longtime collaborators who helped usher in a new sound and […]

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Dave East & Harry Fraud Announce New Project ‘Hoffa’ With “Diamonds” Single

“My latest speeches sound like they was released by David East, verses hit hard” J.Cole quipped on The Off Season’s ‘applying.pressure” (Dave would also appear in the tracks corresponding video), but between running his own imprint, From The Dirt, and his burgeoning acting career, where he is currently filming season two of Hulu’s Wu-Tang: An American Saga (in which he portrays Method […]

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Toneyboi & Gaine$ Enlist Brad Piff for “Group Home”

Buffalo, NY art dealers Toneyboi & Gaine$ bring us to the “Group Home” on new single. Produced by Toneyboi in his signature tones of electronic swag with boom-bap grit, the track has the biological brother emcees and guest Rochester, NY’s Brad Piff dropping that upstate reality rap. This is the first leak from the forthcoming Project 77 to drop on 7/7/21 which will be swiftly […]

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Jojo Pellegrino Is “Hitman For Hire” In New V2 Project + “Let Me Kno” Video

Jojo Pellegrino is a respected artist and lyricist hailing from Staten Island, New York. Formally managed by the late great Chris Lighty under the legendary Violator imprint, Pellegrino is no stranger to the culture, the business and everything that comes along with it. Featured on various compilations, tours, radio shows, video games, podcasts and television […]

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Dark-Lo And V Don Spark Off Their Second Album With The Hard As Nails Single “Clean Run”

Before heading to prison on witness intimidation and federal conspiracy charges, Dark-Lo is giving fans his second album of 2021. After serving up a hearty offering with beat Beethoven, Harry Fraud, most would expect the Philly staple to just take a breather. But, no, he’s right back at ’em with a top shelf project titled “Charlie Pope” that’s […]

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Madhattan Sparks Off Upcoming Album With An Ode To NYC’s “Canal Street”

It’s a hallmark of emceeing to rep your city or area, but Madhattan has taken that to the next level by basically naming himself after his NYC hood. This grimey lyricist has become known for his smooth flow and witty punchlines, and is definitely on underground Hip-Hop heads’ radars. His projects from over the last couple years […]

Read More Madhattan Sparks Off Upcoming Album With An Ode To NYC’s “Canal Street”

Better “Watch Ya’ Mouth” Around Shabaam Sahdeeq, Nick Wiz, UG & DV Alias Khryst

Shabaam Sahdeeq and Nick Wiz releases the second single off their forthcoming album titled “Cabin Fever.” The single “Watch Ya’ Mouth” features Sahdeeq’s fellow booth menaces UG and DV Alias Khryst. The trio waste no time to come in and spread their cutthroat gospel. They will not allow anyone in the street or in the […]

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UK Producer Wounded Buffalo Beats Teams Up with Ruste Juxx, Randall Rush & Grandsome

Wounded Buffalo Beats and Randall Rush have teamed up with Ruste Juxx & Grandsome to bring you their new video “Wounded”. Thought provoking lyrics over a beautiful soundscape of Spanish guitar and haunting chants. Plus some dope cuts from the one and only JabbaThaKut. Another certified boombap banger from U.K. based producer, Wounded Buffalo Beats.

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Culture Pushaz Collective Deliver Glorious “Happy I’m Here” Visuals Featuring TEK, Fla$h & Voice Watkins

New York-based Culture Pushaz Collective brings us “Happy I’m Here“, the first official visual from the creative crew’s upcoming project CPC Vol. 1. This track was produced by Eternal, and features vocals from TEK, Flash and singer Voice Watkins. Director Nimi Hendrix captures the essence of the powerful song, as members of CPC come together […]

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Shottie & Tev95’s ‘Moskvitch’ Project + Videos

South Florida Alt Hip Hop Artist SHOTTIE & TEV95 have just temporarily leaked their highly anticipated EP, MOSKVITCH Pt 1/3. Moskvitch temporary leak link: https://www.instagram.com/tv/CP4S7V-jtGX/ Riddled with encrypted messages and international spy lore, with a dash of hometown pride, MOSKVITCH has kicked off to be “as exciting as a James Bond Car Chase”. Here is what DJ EFN […]

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Rome Streetz & Ankhlejohn Unleash a “Stovetop Serenade” (Video)

The deadly lyrical team-up of Brooklyn’s Rome Streetz & D.C.’s ANKHLEJOHN continues! New video for “Stovetop Serenade” has just dropped showcasing the duo spitting industrial strength bars with New York City in the background. The track is taken from the recently released collaborative full-length Genesis 1:27 which was entirely produced by Chop La Rok and […]

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Declaime & Madlib Announce Previously Unreleased Collab Album, Debut MED Featured Single “All Over the World”

The funky and raw “All Over The World” is the debut single off Declaime & Madlib’s collaborative album, In The Beginning (Vol. 1), which unearths and compiles tracks from the duo’s work together in the mid-’90s. Longtime fans of both artists already know that these two go way back with a slew of collaborations, like […]

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HRSMN (Canibus, Kurupt, Killah Priest, Ras Kass) Are Back With A New Release For “Believer/False Profits”

The four HRSMN (Ras Kass, Kurupt, Killah Priest & Canibus) were all at the height of their major label careers when their intended debut album, The Horsemen Project, was leaked online and massively bootlegged. The leak consisted of nine unmixed and un-mastered songs that would go on to sell over 100K units; and not a […]

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Beni-Hana, Blaq Poet & Destro Will Sink Your “Battleship” In New Video

When it comes to Southern Hip Hop, Beni-Hana is a freak of nature. Today we share the Goon Musick representative’s latest banger, “Battleship” where he shares the Demolhicher laced soundscape with NYC Legend Blaq Poet and fellow Carolina lyrical swordsman Destro. With six more videos set for release in the coming weeks these goons are showing no […]

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Franchise Liaison & Josh Lamont Introduce “My Pet Vulture” With Nems & Illa Ghee

In the wee hours of the night, the streets of Brooklyn belong to a different breed of animal. Displaying meta-human strength on the microphone, they prowl the underground rap scene like birds of prey, wreaking havoc on perfectly orchestrated beats. When observing them in their natural habitat, please remember to exercise extreme caution and remain […]

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Your Old Droog Unveils New Single “Dropout Boogie” Featuring MF DOOM

Just a few days after releasing his first solo single of the year, Your Old Droog is back with “Dropout Boogie”, a collaboration with dearly departed rap god MF DOOM.  Over production supplied by Edan, these two master lyricists trade verses about the school days, reminiscing about cutting class and raising hell.  “School is not […]

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Innocent? Delivers His Latest Visuals Featuring Fever, Which Knocks From “The Beginning”

When it comes to Boom Bap, Innocent? is no slouch. Today we share the Culture Pushaz representative’s latest banger, “The Beginning,” where he trades barz with a fiery femcee named Fever. Both hailing from East New York, Brooklyn, these underground barbarians go pound for pound over a knocking track orchestrated by Trumentillz, while the homie […]

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Edo. G & Insight Innovates Unveil Their Interplanetary Visuals for “Choose Your Path”

Edo. G & Insight Innovates bring their meditative and jazzy single, “Choose Your Path,” to life in this new video that transports you to their hometown of Boston. The track stems from the duo’s recently released self-titled album and it showcases exactly what you can expect from the entire project. You get one cut after […]

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Evidence Drops His Next Single/Video “All Of That Said” Featuring Boldy James

Underground Hip-Hop trailblazer Evidence releases “All of That Said” (feat. Boldy James), the latest single and music video from his forthcoming album Unlearning Vol. 1, due out 25th June via Rhymesayers Entertainment. Directed by Stephen Vanasco, the sunset-lit music video features Evidence and Boldy James reminiscing about where they started from as planes fly overhead. “This is my life, this is no […]

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The Good People Drop ‘The Greater Good’ LP & “Good Lord” Video Featuring Hip Hop Legends, LOTUG

The wait is over as The Good People release their new album to kick off summer. The duo Saint (producer) and Emskee (emcee) recruit top-notch elites including DJ C-Reality, DJ Ace, Mikey D, Tone Spliff, Shabaam Sahdeeq, Skanks the Rap Martyr, Rasheed Chappell, Mxnxpxly Family, DJ Eclipse, and Hip Hop legends Lords of the Underground, […]

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Mic Geronimo Kicked Memorial Weekend off with Release Party for New Single “Smoke”

New York, NY – Rapper Mic Geronimo recently celebrated the release of his new single “Smoke” with an event at New York City’s infamous Quad Studios. The event was a chance for the Masta I.C. to reintroduce himself to fans, as well as a chance to celebrate with his family and longtime industry friends. Guests […]

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Edo. G & Insight Innovates Celebrate the Release of Their Debut, Self-Titled LP

Edo. G & Insight Innovates deliver that raw, jazzy, and true-to-life hip-hop on their self-titled debut album. It’s the culmination of decades of friendship and collaboration, birthed from childhood memories and the early days of the Boston rap scene. And with this 10-track project, both artists sound as hungry and passionate as ever while they […]

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The Staten Island & Brooklyn Duo (The Truth & Frank B.) Unite for Their Collaborative Album, ‘BadFellas’

The release of BadFellas represents something bigger than anything else The Truth & Frank B. have recorded to date. It’s the culmination of a seemingly inherent desire from the duo to accurately portray what it means to be an Italian-American who loves hip-hop. By eschewing the stereotypes and gimmicks of the past, they have created […]

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Rome Streetz & ANKHLEJOHN Are Living That “Vyrus Life” In New Single

First leak from the forthcoming Rome Streetz & ANKHLEJOHN LP Genesis 1:27 “Vyrus Life” has dropped today via Bandcamp GENESIS 1:27 by Rare Scrilla Dropping on 6/1 the project is entirely produced by Chop La Rok and Rare Scrilla who have previously laced tracks for artists including Nipsey Hussle, Roc Marciano, Killer Mike, General Steele (Smif-N-Wessun), Reef The Lost Cauze and William Cooper (Black Market Militia).  The […]

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Detroit Emcee Fatt Father Releases ‘Soccer Dad’ Album Produced By Foul Mouth

You have no idea of what “Raw & Uncut” means until you’ve witnessed parents on the sideline going hard for their children as they head towards the goal line. That’s the energy that Fatt Father brings on his fifth studio album, ‘Soccer Dad’, which is produced entirely by Foul Mouth. Stream & Purchase ‘Soccer Dad‘ Here […]

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PREMIERE: Cold Medina & Matt Kelly Make a Major Splash In New “Holy Water” Video

The road to success is long and arduous, requiring a deep belief in self and faith in the divine timing of your destiny. On “Holy Water” the second single from rapper Cold Medina and producer Matt Kelly’s upcoming album ‘Knights In Tropicana‘ the duo take an introspective and soulful approach to chasing the promises of a […]

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Moemaw Naedon & Calig Kontra Bring Their Raw Lyrics to Life With Their Lyric Video for, “Pass the Vodka”

Grimy rap tag-team Moemaw Naedon & Calig Kontra bring their evocative approach to writing rhymes to life in this new lyric video for “Pass the Vodka,” one of many standouts off their upcoming collaborative album, Cult Theatre. Given their creative and vivid raps, it’s only fitting that these visuals serve to highlight exactly what they […]

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DJ 2-Tone Jones Drops “The Curry Out” with Uptown XO, Let The Dirt Say Amen & Kenilworth Katrina

What happens when you take 3 of the illest MCs in DC and put them together on a track? You get taken to “The Curry Out.” “The Curry Out” is the first offering from DJ 2-Tone Jones‘ highly anticipated album project called CONTRABAND FROM INDIA. The track features Uptown XO and Let The Dirt Say […]

Read More DJ 2-Tone Jones Drops “The Curry Out” with Uptown XO, Let The Dirt Say Amen & Kenilworth Katrina

The Tangiers Enlist M-Dot & RJ Payne For “Wrath of the Titans” Single

Massachusetts emcees Benefit (of EMS) & Kaine, the newly formed duo The Tangiers are currently working on their debut project “The House Always Wins.” On the first single “Wrath of the Titans” they enlist the likes of Boston veteran wordsmith M-Dot (Pete Rock & Hi-Tek collaborator), who carries double duties as both MC and producer on this gem. Adding to the cascade of fire power is that of Brooklyn […]

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Body Bag Ben & Rick Hyde Announce Their Forthcoming Collab EP With Snarling New Single, “Voodoo”

Body Bag Ben and Rick Hyde announce the release of their forthcoming collaborative EP, Hyde The Body Bag, with a snarling and chilling lead single, “Voodoo,” that sets the tone for what to expect from the full project. Hailing from Oxnard, CA and Buffalo, NY, respectively, BBB and Rick are a natural fit for anyone […]

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The Truth & Frank B. (BadFellas) Drop Visuals for Speaker-Knocking Single, “That’s It”

The Staten Island-Brooklyn connection of The Truth & Frank B. are gearing up to release their debut collaborative album, BadFellas, later this month. And to kick things off, they’re sharing the hard-hitting lead single, “That’s It,” that features speaker-knocking production and cuts from DJ Qvali. The track embodies the f*ck-you-respect-me spirit of Tommy DeVito, the […]

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Riley Wallace Kickstarts His “From Boom Bap To Trap: Hip Hop’s Greatest Producers” Book

There has never been a book like this. Written and illustrated by noted hip-hop journalist Riley Wallace, From Boom Bap to Trap: Hip-Hop’s Greatest Producers is a groundbreaking compendium that not only digs deep into the stories and catalogs of icons like Pete Rock, RZA, Dr. Dre, and DJ Premier but also features highly influential […]

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ICYMI: Revalation & GoD iLLa Feature M-Dot In Knocking “I Been” Video

After the success of their previous two singles “Wu Wednesday” and “Dreamchaser,” Revalation and long time collaborator GoD iLLa join forces with acclaimed Boston rhyme titan M-Dot to bring you their new music video “I Been.” This is “Big Lebowski” meets “Kingpin” inspired video (shot by director Lil Rayy) is a throwback to the fun hip-hop videos of yesteryear but still sees each emcee spitting braggadocio venom over […]

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ICYMI: Raf Almighty (Dirt Platoon) & BigBob (Known As Big Almighty) Release Joint ‘537 Dolphin Street’ LP

Raf Almighty of the gritty Baltimore duo Dirt Platoon and Canadian producer BigBob are BIG ALMIGHTY and they are preparing to take you on an enigmatic hip hop journey through the dark corners of Charm City on their upcoming LP, 537 Dolphin Street. Dropped on 4/9/21 – the album features Ill Conscious, Skanks The Rap Martryr, […]

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El Gant Pulls Up with Ras Kass & Planet Asia In A “Chromed Out” Single

It’s been nearly seven years since his previous solo album, but El Gant is back with a banger of a new single, “Chromed Out“ featuring frequent collaborators Ras Kass and Planet Asia, over J57 and Rob Viktum’s hard-hitting production with cuts supplied by DJ Jon Doe. To be fair, Gant hasn’t been completely quiet since 2014’s Beast Academy LP. For one, he’s one third of the Jamo Gang […]

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Tone Spliff & LocalBlac Plot “Schemes” With A-F-R-O (Video)

Los Angeles’ upcoming lyricist LocalBlac links with DJ/Producer Tone Spliff for ‘Masked Assailants‘ – an 8 song project that features the wordsmith A-F-R-O. Watch “Schemes” Video Tone Spliff and LocalBlac met when Tone first moved to Los Angeles in 2013 living in the same building in Koreatown. Over the years they both developed their styles and […]

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Premiere: Deuce Ellis Connects With Che Noir To “Spit Acid” At The Comp

Brooklyn transplant Deuce Ellis is back with “Spit Acid,” the lead single off his upcoming full-length album “Acid.” After giving fans the feature packed “Midnight Ouroboros” last year, he wanted to return with a focus on his production and lyricism. The sound architecture on “Acid” was wholly created by Deuce on his acoustic guitar, bass, […]

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Premiere: Neako & Phonk P Make “Bonnections” In New Video

Brick City, NJ anomaly Neako heads west for new video “Bonnections.”  Premiering via Weekly Rap Gods, we are proud to release these visuals (co-directed by the “Polaroid Pope” 1000 Words and New Vegas Films).  The ski-mask adorned spitter links up in the city of angels with East Compton’s real-one, Phonk P (Lord Mobb). PREMIERE “Bonnections” […]

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Premiere: Moemaw Naedon, Calig Kontra & Lord Goat Unite for Lyrical Horror Show on “Witches Sabbath”

Moemaw Naedon, Calig Kontra, and Lord Goat (f/k/a Goretex of Non Phixion) team up for a brutal new banger, “Witches Sabbath,” that serves as the debut focus track taken from Moemaw and Calig’s forthcoming Cult Theatre LP. PREMIERE MOEMAW NAEDON · Moemaw Naedon, Calig Kontra, Lord Goat – Witches Sabbath With Pyramid Tapes on the […]

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Indigo Phoenyx, Showrocka & ethemadassassin “Devour” New Single

Queen of The Triad Indigo Phoenyx drops some heat with Nigerian producer Kwenu Beats titled “Devour.” The track features heavyweight underground spitters Showrocka and ethamadassassin. The wordplay is crazy on this fiery single. The abstract grimey hip hop sound is the signature for Indigo. “Devour” delivers dope drums with riveting rhymes that’s undeniable. The rap trio […]

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Roccwell, Edo.G, Craig G & Montener The Menace “Take It Back” In New Video

East Coast Hip Hop Royalty Craig G and Edo.G join forces with Croydon wordsmith Montener The  Menace for his latesst single “Take It Back” a laid back slice of nostalgia that’s been delicately produced by Boom Bap connoisseur Roccwell with cuts provided by the esteemed Jabba Tha Kut. This time Montener The Menace and the illustrious guests take turns to invite the listener on a trip down […]

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Shabaam Sahdeeq Is Starting Fresh With “A New Beginning” Single

Shabaam Sahdeeq releases a melodic masterpiece titled “A New Beginning” produced by Cuth. The single highlights the heavy work ethic of the entrepreneur with uplifting words for others working hard on their craft. The hip hop icon’s charismatic cadence and clever wordplay on this track are the makings of an instant classic. The soulful production […]

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Celso Delivers “Bruise Leerics (Grave Of Death)” Freestyle Featuring DJ Jaffa & Mydus

After releasing his standout single “Someday,” Celso makes an explosive return with “Bruise Leerics (Grave Of Death)” featuring DJ Jaffa and produced by Mydus. Speaking on the release Celso reveals that: “Bruise Leerics was honestly created so the listeners could just have a little fun with the track, and frankly it’s so much about Bruce […]

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Fortunato Tags Che Uno & Royce Birth For Dope New “Man Myth Legend” Video

Toronto, Canada-based MC Fortunato releases his new single/video titled “Man Myth Legend” featuring Che Uno and Royce Birth (also on production), with cuts by DJ Matto. The track is taken from Fortunato’s and Birth’s ‘Blood Sweat and Tears’ album, available at BlackBuffaloRecords.ca. Classic Hip-Hop cuts, knocking bass and drums drive the track along with intermittent […]

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Premiere: Redrum Unveils Haunting Underworld On Visuals For New Album Single, “Mark Of Da Beast”

In the chilling new video for RedRum’s haunting banger, “Mark of Da Beast,” the Orlando-based duo serves as narrators for cinematic visuals that serve as a look behind the curtain of a gritty underworld. As Whodini famously declared in their 1985 single, the freaks come out at night—and they are certainly filling the streets of […]

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Boston Rap Vets, Edo. G & Insight Innovates Unveil Museum-Worthy Visuals for Album Single, “It Takes Progress”

Edo. G & Insight Innovates embrace the thoughtful and meditative message of their latest single, “It Takes Progress,” in their cinematic new video directed by Myster DL for ILL Mannered Films. The visuals center on the two Boston rap icons, who got the opportunity to post up at a local museum to bring the words […]

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Meeco & DJ Access Are Joining Forces For Their New Single “ME”

Meeco and DJ Access are a German producer team that has worked with the who-is-who of the Hip Hop genre, including Talib Kweli, Onyx, Smif N Wessun, just to name a few. On “ME” they are featuring New York’s highly respected rapper Skyzoo (who had recently released an album with Pete Rock) as well as well-known Cuban singer Olvido Ruiz (who regularly works with Bootsy Collins amongst others). […]

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Premiere: NyceDaFuture And Havoc Join Forces To Let The Comp Know Who Is The “Boss Of The Bosses”

Over their careers Prodigy (RIP) and Havoc of Mobb Deep put the spotlight on many talented newcomers including Rapper Noyd, Big Twins, Ty Nitty, Godfather Pt. III, Un Pacino, NyceDaFuture, and most recently Flee Lord. If you’re not familiar with Nyce, just know he has been making music with P and Hav since the mid-2000s. […]

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Premiere: Bub Styles Is Elevated In “Steep Tech Reflex” (Video)

Brooklyn heavy-weight Bub Styles is celebrating 4/20 with some heavy grass this morning.  In new video “Steep Tech Reflex” (which we are premiering) the emcee gets lyrically hazed over a beat by Retrospec while traipsing through the garden (filmed by Gee Media). When asked for comment the emcee simply said “plants feed life..” PREMIERE This […]

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Premiere: Chubs & Chris Rivers Get Buried In Green “Cammo” (Video)

4/20 is in full effect in our video premiere for Strong Island emcee Chubs for “Cammo.”  Guesting the ever-dope Chris Rivers and backed by weapon-grade bass and eerie piano laced instrumental (provided by Eitan Noyze AKA Lord Jewish), the two spit hallucinogen-laced bars that are no doubt powered by high-grade nugs. Speaking on the track, […]

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Rhymefest Featured in Skypp’s New Music Video For “Fix Yo’ Crown”

Indianapolis’ prolific underground rapper Skypp shares today his latest music video for “Fix Yo’ Crown, ” co-directed by Skypp, Josh Jonez, and Rhymefest,  off his recently released album KING OF INDIANA. For the track, Skypp teamed up with longtime Kanye West collaborator Rhymefest along with Indianapolis natives soulful singer Allison Victoria and skilled jazz musician […]

Read More Rhymefest Featured in Skypp’s New Music Video For “Fix Yo’ Crown”

Ty Farris & Machacha Rep the 3-1-3 With New ‘Dark Nights & D Fitted’s’ EP

Whaddup doe?! Ty Farris starts his 2021 campaign with a gritty and gutter infused project. Dark Nights & D Fitted’s EP was designed to give a certain aura and feeling. The canvases were provided by Denmark’s Finest Machacha, a producer seasoned in this field and sound of the underground. Per usual Ty delivers introspective raps […]

Read More Ty Farris & Machacha Rep the 3-1-3 With New ‘Dark Nights & D Fitted’s’ EP

Confidence & Beneficence Tap Masta Ace & Phantasm (Cella Dwellas) for “My Way” Video

Ill Adrenaline Records co-founder and Brick City native Beneficence announces his forthcoming seventh album Stellar Mind, which will be released on 4-23-21.  Stellar Mind is entirely produced by longtime collaborator and Boston producer Confidence (of Rashad & Confidence). Stellar Mind is the follow up to Benef’s underground smash hit album, Basement Chemistry, (2016) that included an […]

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Beneficence, Confidence & Keith Murray Are the “Illest Mic Pros” (Video)

“Illest Mic Pros” feat. Keith Murray is the second video single taken off the upcoming Beneficence & Confidence “Stellar Mind” album – out 04/23/21 on CD, 2LP, and digital formats. Ill Adrenaline Records co-founder and Brick City native Beneficence drops his seventh album entitled “Stellar Mind”, entirely produced by longtime collaborator and Boston producer Confidence (of Rashad & Confidence). “Stellar Mind” is the follow up […]

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M-Dot & Snowgoons Team Up For “No Excuses” Video

On “No Excuses” German juggernaut producer team the Snowgoons (credits include: Method Man, Ghostface Killah, Onyx, M.O.P. etc.) lace Boston linchpin M-Dot with an unrelenting backdrop to spray a barrage of high energy rhymes and merciless urgency on the requisite of never quitting. Rock Steady Crew legend DJ JS-1 provides the scratches. UFC fighter Peter “Slippery Pete” Barrett stars in the clip, while Mark DellaGrotte (Ultimate Fighter) makes a cameo additionally. The […]

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Montener The Menace Drops New Video for “The Struggle” with Guilty Simpson, Micall Parknsun & El Da Sensei

Hot on the heels of the highly rated single “High Noon” Certain Sound Records and Montener the Menace keep the pressure on by presenting “The Struggle” the 2nd single taken from his highly anticipated album “Anyone Home?“. Once again Montener enlists a heavy ensemble of guests featuring Stones Throw alumni Guilty Simpson, UKHH veteran Micall Parknsun & The Artifacts emcee El Da Sensei. “The Struggle” sees the four emcees perform their vocal […]

Read More Montener The Menace Drops New Video for “The Struggle” with Guilty Simpson, Micall Parknsun & El Da Sensei

Westside Gunn Drops Two Tracks From Forthcoming Sincerely Adolf #HWH8 Project

Westside Gunn has released two tracks from his forthcoming Sincerely Adolf #HWH8 tape – the final tape of the Hitler Wears Hermes series. First, watch the video for “Julia Lang” – in it Gunn raps over a winding Camouflage Monk beat, while Julia Lang, founder of genderless lifestyle label VEERT, relaxes in the studio wearing […]

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Montener The Menace Teams Up with Masta Ace, Wordsworth, Rah Digga & Fatlip for their Animated “High Noon” Video

Certain Sound Records and Montener the Menace are proud to finally release the first single from his highly anticipated second album, “Anyone Home?“ Montener has recruited Wounded Buffalo Beats on production duties who’s looped a fantastically pitched vocal-sample over some hard, head nodding drums to set the scene for the wonderfully enlisted, all-star line-up to go berserk over. The world-renowned […]

Read More Montener The Menace Teams Up with Masta Ace, Wordsworth, Rah Digga & Fatlip for their Animated “High Noon” Video

Nef Starts Over with ‘Tabula Rasa’ LP

NYC based beat-smith Nef drops his solo debut LP, Tabula Rasa this morning.  While he has unleashed a good amount of work on the world already, including collaborative projects with  Ren Thomas and Dirty Sanchez as well as several joints on Termanology‘s Vintage Horns LP he considers this his proper introduction to the world. As he explains the significance “Tabula Rasa translates […]

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Snowgoons Announce a New Album for 2021 with New Single “We Up” Featuring Billy Danze (M.O.P.)

Its almost 2 years now that the Snowgoons dropped their last Album. Now the Goons are back with “We Up” and got lyrical support by legendary Billy Danze (M.O.P.), Aspects, A-Mafia, God Bless plus DJ Tray on the cutz. The new joint is the first drop from the forthcoming new Snowgoons Album scheduled for this summer.

Read More Snowgoons Announce a New Album for 2021 with New Single “We Up” Featuring Billy Danze (M.O.P.)

Premiere: Chubs & Lord Jewish Stab Your Brain With Your “Nose Bone” On New Single

Strong Island, NY emcee Chubs and his Production partner Eitan Noyze (AKA Lord Jewish) are bringing the hurt with new track (premiering courtesy of us). An obvious nod to Mobb Deep, Lord Jewish faithfully recreates that era, even using live instruments including piano and analog synths on the joint. Chubs gets busy on the track […]

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G4Jag & Mephux Are In “Regressions” With New LP Featuring Flee Lord, Eto & More

Nothing has slowed down the work ethic of the Lord Mobb collective recently.  This includes members Harlem emcee G4Jag and Producer, Mephux.  Returning with their second collaborative project within the past six months, the duo has unleashed a full-legnth entitled Regressions, which boasts contributions from their fellow Lord Mobb brethren Flee Lord, Eto, BVNG’s, Aaqil Ali, Mercy […]

Read More G4Jag & Mephux Are In “Regressions” With New LP Featuring Flee Lord, Eto & More

Bub Styles & Dot Demo Initiate Us Into the “Carhartt Cartel” (Video)

Brooklyn heavyweight (literally, standing at 6ft 4in and weighing over 300lbs) Bub Styles returns with new visuals this morning.  “Carhartt Cartel” filmed by Gee, follows Bub and his Bronx Co-D, Dot Demo dropping wavvy bars while posted up in the corner bodega. The joint’s stolid and somber tones are courtesy of long-time Bub ally Ace […]

Read More Bub Styles & Dot Demo Initiate Us Into the “Carhartt Cartel” (Video)

Tiye Phoenix & Tiffany Goode Take You High On New “Elevation” Single

Hip-Hop rhyme veteran and artist Tiye Phoenix and respected trumpeter Tiffany Goode have come together for their new eclectic single, “Elevation.” This jazzy and smooth, yet bouncy track fearlessly defies current Hip-Hop expectations and sounds. Tiye describes the feel-good song as “high frequency music” composed and written with the intention to free minds and lift […]

Read More Tiye Phoenix & Tiffany Goode Take You High On New “Elevation” Single

UFO Fev, Vanderslice & Flee Lord Connect on Menacing New Banger, “Crack Shifts”

“Crack Shifts” is the raw, menacing new single from the duo of UFO Fev & Vanderslice, who are gearing up to drop their collaborative album, Enigma of Dalì. The hard-hitting track is a perfect sample of the energy you’ll get from both Fev & Slice throughout the entire record, as it’s brimming with both sharp […]

Read More UFO Fev, Vanderslice & Flee Lord Connect on Menacing New Banger, “Crack Shifts”

Young Sleep Enlists Nature (The Firm) & Black Sinatra for “Wolves” Video

Rochester, NY has been churning out some of the most real n raw hip-hop in the past several years for fans of boom-bap. Young Sleep is keeping that streak alive with new visuals for single “Wolves.” Over a downtempo soundscape Produced by Midnite (who has worked with 38 Spesh extensively) Sleep, his hometown crimey Black Sinatra […]

Read More Young Sleep Enlists Nature (The Firm) & Black Sinatra for “Wolves” Video

Benny The Butcher & Meyhem Lauren Get Animated In IceRocks’ “Red Presidents” Video

Queens producer IceRocks dropped “Red Presidents” featuring Benny The Butcher and Meyhem Lauren as the opening salvo of his recently released “Crossing The Rubicon” album. The track became an automatic street anthem. Now, to continue the momentum created by the all-star affair, Ice is following up with an animated video by Bee Graphics. While Bee (aka Rich […]

Read More Benny The Butcher & Meyhem Lauren Get Animated In IceRocks’ “Red Presidents” Video

Premiere: John Jigg$ & BP Connect With Ras Kass To Put The “Fear of God” In Emcees

Long Island, NY dart-spitter John Jigg$ is back to continue his run of impressive single-producer projects. In 2017 he dropped “Twin Cannons” with K-Sluggah, in 2018 he gave fans “Teflon John” with Cuns, and in 2019 he linked with DJ Swab to serve up “Revolvers.” These LPs received vinyl releases on popular European boutique labels […]

Read More Premiere: John Jigg$ & BP Connect With Ras Kass To Put The “Fear of God” In Emcees

Premiere: Roccwell & QNC (Q-Ball & Curt Cazal) Release An Animated Visual for their Banger “From CI”

Legendary QNC (Curt Cazal and Q-Ball), closely linked with the history of the D&D Studios, team up with Roccwell and DJ LP2 for an epic banger. For Roccwell, one of the most memorable underground tracks from the 90s is QNCs Underground Hit, “Repertoire”: “I remember the days when I was bumping mixtapes with this joint in my whip. […]

Read More Premiere: Roccwell & QNC (Q-Ball & Curt Cazal) Release An Animated Visual for their Banger “From CI”

Osbe Chill Brings a “Spark” to South Central In New Video

South Central, L.A. emcee Osbe Chill has dropped visuals for “Spark“. Produced by North Carolina keyboard/beat wiz GiveEmSoul (who has worked extensively with 9th Wonder and laced tracks for Rapsody, JID and J. Cole) the buoyant and woozy synth-work and vocal samples raises Osbe’s hood-conscious poetry to above-the-clouds altitude. This is the first leak from the […]

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Premiere: Weekly Rap Gods Presents ‘UNDRCRWND: John Jigg$ vs Innocent? (Mixtape) w/ Exclusive Freestyle

Weekly Rap Gods presents an exclusive freestyle “Flying CRWNS” featuring vetted emcees John Jigg$ and Innocent?. The track is taken from Weekly Rap Gods ‘UNRCRWND: John Jigg$ vs Innoncent? (Mixtape)‘ available only on Bandcamp. Verzuz curates playlists for their battles while Weekly Rap Gods is honoring Hip Hop and taking it back to the era of […]

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Jim Jones Co-Signs Jon Hope’s Triumphant Return on Visuals for “Where We Come From/THS” | New Album, ‘Hope All Is Well’

Jon Hope delivers inspirational and deeply personal rhymes in his uplifting new video for, “THS” featuring vocalist Israel Wusu. Prior to Hope’s powerful performance, the stage is first set with words of wisdom by none other than Jim Jones for the appropriately titled, “Where We Come From.” Following Jones’ prologue, Hope travels from the streets […]

Read More Jim Jones Co-Signs Jon Hope’s Triumphant Return on Visuals for “Where We Come From/THS” | New Album, ‘Hope All Is Well’

Onyx Announce New Studio Album & Release New Video “Coming Outside”

On 4-9-21 Onyx will release a brand new studio album, Onyx 4 Life, which includes collaborations with Cappadonna, Planet Asia and Mad Lion amongst others. Today, Sticky and Fredro release the album’s explosive first single and video, “Coming Outside,” which is also now available at all DSP’s. “Our fans can expect that signature, low down, […]

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Detroit Emcee Fatt Father Drops New Single & Video For “Gratitude” Produced By Foul Mouth

For many of us, 2020 taught us patience and it taught us thanks. Rapper Fatt Father is no different and presents his newest single “Gratitude.” The Foul Mouth produced track is an open letter expressing Fatt Father’s appreciation for everyone who has supported him throughout his musical journey. No matter how you chop it up, […]

Read More Detroit Emcee Fatt Father Drops New Single & Video For “Gratitude” Produced By Foul Mouth

Zion I Joins Vocab Slick on Lyrically Potent New Single, “Stay Focused”

Bay Area natives Vocab Slick and Zion I connect on new single “Stay Focused,” a lyrically potent anthem for anyone struggling to keep their minds right, especially during these trying days and times. The track is the latest we’re hearing from Vocab’s much-anticipated new album, Language, which also includes the recently released banger “Speak My […]

Read More Zion I Joins Vocab Slick on Lyrically Potent New Single, “Stay Focused”

Tall Black Guy & Ozay Moore Share Their Black History Month Anthem, “Black Is…” (feat. DSTL, Sareem Poems & Rich Medina)

On their new single “Black Is…”, the duo of Tall Black Guy & Ozay Moore celebrate and unpack the history of what it means to be Black in America with some help from DSTL, Sareem Poems, and Rich Medina. The track opens beautifully with some powerful words from DSTL and soulful production from Tall Black Guy. […]

Read More Tall Black Guy & Ozay Moore Share Their Black History Month Anthem, “Black Is…” (feat. DSTL, Sareem Poems & Rich Medina)

Timbo King & Xkwisit ‘T​.​I​.​M. (Thoughts In Motion)’ Is A Banger

The Brooklyn, NY veteran Timbo King (Wu-Tang Affiliate, Royal Fam, Black Market Militia) is back at y’all necks with a dope collaborative group project with Albany, NY emcee Xkwisit, titled T.I.M. (Thoughts in Motion) and it’s entirely produced by Ab The Audicrat. The 5 track EP is thoroughly entertaining and takes you on a voyage both sonically and verbally. The […]

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Premiere: Icerocks Connects With Benny The Butcher & Meyhem Lauren To Stack Some “Red Presidents”

Queens, NY producer IceRocks has made a name for himself over the last decade or so. From his initial group DXA to joint projects with Meyhem Lauren, Madhattan, and XP The Marxman, to his production credits on albums by Benny The Butcher, Flee Lord, Elcamino, and G4Jag, Ice has been steadily making noise for a […]

Read More Premiere: Icerocks Connects With Benny The Butcher & Meyhem Lauren To Stack Some “Red Presidents”

Termanology & Shortfyuz Bring “Derelict 3” Video With Ea$y Money, Artisin, & Reks

Termanology and Shortfyuz release visuals for “Derelict 3.” The single is taken from their forthcoming album ‘Goya 3’ releasing everywhere on March 5th and available now for pre-order. Term recruits his ST Crew Ea$y Money, Artisin, and Reks for a cypher style video shot in front of a run-down 978 structure. Bar for bar these […]

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Wais P’s New Album Is a ‘Sunova’…

Brooklyn’s Wais P (pronounced Wise P) formerly of the Team ROC’s Da Ranjahz resurges after the success of his “Mama Say” video with new full length album SUNOVA. Produced entirely by Team Demo, the 12 track effort is steered by Wais P’s clever wordplay and distinct delivery on records like “John Singleton” and “Tears 4 Gucci” over the sonically modern yet retro backdrops. SUNOVA also features Lil Fame […]

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XL The Beast Brings Validity With New “Credibility Remix” Featuring Sean Price & Rockness Monstah (Health Skeltah)

XL The Beast (The Kreators) brings more validity with his new single Credibility Remix featuring Sean Price & Rockness Monsta of Heltah Skeltah. The original song only featured Jesus Price himself and was released as a video in 2008 with underground acclaim, but more importantly establishing solidarity and mutual respect as emcees. Flash forward to […]

Read More XL The Beast Brings Validity With New “Credibility Remix” Featuring Sean Price & Rockness Monstah (Health Skeltah)

M.A.V. & Hobgoblin Unleash ‘Angelz and Demonz 3’ LP

M.A.V. & Hobgoblin release ‘Angelz and Demonz 3‘. This treacherous trilogy is just what the underground needs – sinister soundscapes with lethal lyricism from heavy hittin’ features. The production is potent and packs a punch! Hobgoblin offers a menacing, yet melodic masterpiece. M.A.V. gives us elevated and competitive bar game. Features include Jamil Honesty, Jamal […]

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The Bad Seed Drops Self-Titled Album

Hip Hop Czar, The Bad Seed, releases his self-titled album – available now on all major platforms. The 11-track project features fellow thoroughbreds Juxx Diamondz, Honey Dinero, John Robinson, Freegod, and NapsNdreds. The Bad Seed comes with his A-game to show off his pure, hardcore NY raps delivered with his signature aggressive, smack your mama […]

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In Case You Missed It: Big D (Ultramagnetic MCs) & Easy Mo Bee Drop Posse Cut Visuals to “Everywhere”

In case you missed this, we’re everywhere! It ain’t where you’re from, it’s where you’re at. Big D from legendary Ultramagnetic MCs drops visuals to the NY gritty posse cut single, “Everywhere” off the Feel My Album LP entirely produced by none other than the undeniable Easy Mo Bee. This joint sets the streets on fire with an onslaught of BARBARIAN […]

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New Jersey Rapper K-Prez Teams Up with the Snowgoons On New “Prezidential Goons” Single

New Jersey emcee K-Prez is the new talent on the Goon Musick roster. The upcoming artist teamed up with the Snowgoons to record a banging EP, which is expected to drop early 2021. Even Brooklyn producer Marco Polo submitted an instrumental for K-Prez to round up the sound. Get ready for the first single off the project […]

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Typical Cats Reunite For Qwazaar & Batsauce’s New Video “Still Here”

Many know Qwazaar from his work with his crew Typical Cats. This five-man collective were highly regarded in the underground when they came on the scene in the early ’00s. However, this Chicago emcee has been just as prolific when partnered with the world-travelling beatsmith known as Batsauce. The two met in Berlin in 2008 when Bat […]

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Premiere: Cee “Doodlebug” Knowledge Presents ‘The Calidelphian’ Album

Cee “Doodlebug” Knowledge of the legendary Hip Hop group Digable Planets premieres his new 13-track project titled ‘The Calidelphian’ available exclusively at ceeknowledgepresents.bandcamp.com. Along with the project, fans also have an opportunity to order limited edition CDs and ‘The Calidelphian’ bundle pack. The “cool like that” cosmic philosopher enlists a diversified starship of music elites […]

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Bay Area original Bazooka Joe Gotti drops new album “Street Disciple” produced by Gennessee

You’ve never heard of the West Coast Bay Area San Francisco City original Bazooka Joe Gotti? Well, as a Hip Hop head you should at least remember his name from the famous Planet Asia and Cali Agents line “my lyrics blast your body like Bazooka Joe Gotti” on their groundbreaking album, ‘How The West Was One‘. ‘Street Disciple‘ Full […]

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Vic Monroe & Tone Spliff ‘Marinade’ A Hip Hop Classic

Chicago based artist Vic Monroe recruits dexterous producer Tone Spliff for full production and cuts on his new album ‘Marinade.’ The 7-track project features Milano Constantine (DITC), Innocent?, Freddie Black and is available on all major platforms. ‘Marinade’ serves as a classic dose of earmilk with fresh rhyme schematics and a kaleidoscope of ingenious cadences. […]

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General Steele’s “AmeriKKKan Made” Exploitation (Video)

General Steele (Smif-N-Wessun) along with Bucktown USA Entertainment release visuals for “AmeriKKKan Made” with Es-K and featuring Napoleon Da Legend. The track is off Steele’s upcoming album release ‘AmeriKKKa’s Nightmare III: City Under Siege.’ The album is set to drop on February 5th everywhere music is sold. There’s an age restriction on “AmeriKKKan Made” for […]

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SpitSickBeats, Apathy & ChangerMusic Put Their “Fist Up” (Video)

“Fist Up” is the second single from SpitSickBeats & ChangerMusic‘s “Steel Money” album, which dropped January 11, 2021. The album features former Death Row artist RBX and AOTP/Demigodz‘s Apathy as well as Jersey’s Ren Thomas and Canadian legend Lee Reed amongst others. “Fist Up” is a fun, party Hip-Hop song. This Boom Bap rock vibe, celebrates traditional old […]

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Premiere: Indigo Phoenyx Teams Up with Shabaam Sahdeeq & Stahhr for “Fire Alarm” (Video)

Rugged Triad’s own Indigo Phoenyx links up with hip hop icon/director Shabaam Sahdeeq and Stahhr for a barbaric verbal slaughter in the “Fire Alarm” video.  The soundtrack to this movie is produced by burgeoning beatsmith Stu Bangas who cranks up the heat with a brass laden punchy instrumental. Get it on Bandcamp here The visuals […]

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When Skanks & ILL Conscious Get On Same Track, You Better “Bmore Careful” (Video)

It’s a NY/DMV collision in “Bmore Careful” with Skanks the Rap Martyr and ILL Conscious. The single/video is taken from Skanks’ latest album ‘New World Order‘ and is produced by Tre Eiht. Class is in session as the duo drops knowledge on street survival codes. Given the turmoil they’ve overcome it only makes sense they […]

Read More When Skanks & ILL Conscious Get On Same Track, You Better “Bmore Careful” (Video)

Beni-Hana & Carolina Cracker Walk Down “Memory Lane” (Video)

The Carolinas very own Beni-Hana, emerges once again with another solid entry to his musical arsenal. Kicking off the new year with continued momentum, sharing an early release of “Memory Lane” from the upcoming album ‘Earthworm Ben,‘ scheduled for release on all platforms in February. The song titled “Memory Lane” featuring frequent collaborator Carolina Cracker, […]

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Breeze Brewin of The Juggaknots Delivers Debut Solo LP, ‘Hindsight’ (Available Now)

Breeze Brewin’s history in hip-hop runs as deep as his incredible skill set. There are levels upon levels to his talents, whether he’s penning mind-bending lyrics or crafting head-nodding instrumentals. And over the past 25 years, he’s proven his skills as a member of the Juggaknots and the Indelible MC’s, and as a collaborator on […]

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Producer Dixon Hill Takes Us on a Voyage With Project 3 of His ‘Holodeck Beats’ Series (Available Now)

Las Vegas producer Dixon Hill’s new instrumental album, Holodeck Beats: Program 3, beautifully captures the feeling of isolation while also being a treasure trove of head-nodding beats. While the beatsmith has woven a tight narrative through the project’s 16 tracks, he’s not necessarily concerned over whether his listeners dig into it or not. “I hope […]

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Wais P Is Somewhere Between Nirvana And Pain With New Video “Mama Say” Produced By Stu Bangas

Wais P (pronounced Wise P) formerly of the Team ROC’s Da Ranjahz has established his own lane of pimp infused east coast lyricism dubbed “Pimp-Hop.” Since entering the rap game he has worked with Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, DJ Premier, CeeLo Green, Swizz Beats, Statik Selektah and countless others. After becoming a solo artist in 2007, […]

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Deca Brings his Kaleidoscopic World of Fantasy to Life on “All in a Dream” (Video)

New York-based artist Deca continues to demonstrate his incredible talents as a producer, emcee, and visual artist in his surreal new video for “All in a Dream,” a psychedelic journey through time and sound. The hypnotic visuals center on a small character who makes their way through an ever-changing world of colors and varied imagery. […]

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Arichussettes Sticks To The Code With New Lyric Video “Spit Nothing But Street” Featuring ETO

New England’s always grinding rapper Arichussettes delivers another underground and unruly lyric video “Spit Nothing But Street” featuring NY hood legend ETO. Directed by Sando Films and produced by OG7 the track speaks to the gritty routine of two hustlers with a sharp cut chorus by DJ Slipwax. “Street life is grimey but to me […]

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R.A. The Rugged Man & Immortal Technique Release Politically-Charged Music Video, “Who Do We Trust?”

With an inauguration looming and political tensions in America at an all-time high, underground hip-hop heavyweights R.A. The Rugged Man and Immortal Technique are releasing the official music video for their politically-charged single “Who Do We Trust?” off R.A.’s album, All My Heroes Are Dead. Candid Convo with the Iconic RA The Rugged Man + […]

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Jypsy Recriuts “Warriors” Kid Vishis & Fatt Father for New Single

Inkster Michigan / Middle Finger Music emcee, Jypsy, teams up with Detroit legends Kid Vishis and Fatt Father to bring you this illustrious “Warriors” single produced by none other than Foul Mouth. This is the first single off Jypsy’s upcoming album, ‘Born Wit It,‘ dropping January 26th on Middle Finger Music. The album features Bub Rock, Ketch P, Isaac […]

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M.O.P’s Teflon Drops Politically Charged New Single, “Somethin’ Ain’t Right”

“Somethin’ Ain’t Right” is a powerful, politically charged new single from Brooklyn emcee Teflon and his go-to producer, Jazimoto. It perfectly captures the state of our country as a whole, particularly how systemic racism is being unveiled for the entire world to see. The track highlights the widespread division in the U.S. and how racism […]

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Vast Aire & Cosmiq Pump “Good Fuel” Into the System (Video)

Vast Aire of Cannibal Ox has returned with a new single, “Good Fuel,” which serves as an appetizer from his forthcoming new album.  “Good Fuel” see’s Vast continuing his collaborative union with producer COSMIQ, who crafted Can Ox’s sophomore album, Blade Of The Ronin in 2015. With their forthcoming project now complete, Vast Aire and COSMIQ […]

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Premiere: Reallyhiiim & Puzzle (The Crux) Recruit Planet Asia For “Roots Of Nazareth” + Interview

Today we are premiering “Roots Of Nazareth” a new heater featuring underground legend, Planet Asia.  The track is the 2nd leak from forthcoming The Crux project which drops this Friday (1/22).  The Crux is the work of Syracuse, NY beatsmith Reallyhiiim (whose calling card as a producer was last year’s EP with childhood friend B.A. […]

Read More Premiere: Reallyhiiim & Puzzle (The Crux) Recruit Planet Asia For “Roots Of Nazareth” + Interview

Premiere: Frank Knight & Chuck LaWayne Tribute Martin and Malcolm With “Martin X” Video

Frank Knight is a ravenous, young emcee out of Brooklyn, NY. While Chuck LaWayne is a triple threat (producer/DJ/MC) that was born and bred in Harlem, NY. These two artists had been solo acts up until this point but they’ve united to provide listeners with kind of classic East coast boom bap that heads fiend […]

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UNDRCRWND – John Jigg$ VS Innocent?

UPDATE: Stay tuned for the UNDRCRWND: Innocent? vs John Jigg$ mixtape – coming soon! Weekly Rap Gods announces the second official UNDRCRWND on Saturday, January 16th between John Jigg$ and Innocent?. Who will be crowned the winner? Both are lyrical heavyweights, both fan favorites, both hold a strong reign over NY (past and present), and […]

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ONYX Meets The LOX As Fredro Starr & Sheek Louch Connect At “5 AM”

What do you get when Fredro Starr and Sheek Louch link up…an inevitable beastly force unleashing lyrical carnage. The duo enlists Clinton, NJ-based mega-producer JayWex for the new single “5 AM.” Stream/purchase 5 AM on preferred platforms Jaywex provides Starr and Louch with fix your face production that not only quakes but amplifies their grippingly […]

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Sicknature from the Snowgoons teams up with Swedish Rap duo Clint Hoffa & Lycouz

In November Clint Hoffa & Lycouz released their album “Shockwaves – A 2020 Vision” and on that album Sicknature appeared on the track “We’re Coming For Em”. That joint was the lead single of the project and people bumped it all around the globe. Still something was missing, though: a Sicknature touch to the track. So […]

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Aswad Mikal (Knotz) Drops “3 Bagz” Video Featuring Swigga (Natural Elements) & Dread Child

It’s been a minute since we’ve heard from Poconos mountain rhyme-duo the Knotz who dropped those dope singles a few years back with Young Zee of The Outsidaz. Well, Aswad Mikal of the group has just dropped visuals to a new single entitled “3 Bagz” (Produced by The Copilots) and featuring appearances from Swigga Da […]

Read More Aswad Mikal (Knotz) Drops “3 Bagz” Video Featuring Swigga (Natural Elements) & Dread Child

Willie The Kid Teams Up with ReallyHiiim for “Hezekia Flow” Video

Michigan emcee/entrepreneur Willie The Kid is flowing lavishly into the new year with new single/video for “Hezekia Flow.” While Willie just dropped the 2nd installment of his Deutsche Marks collaborative project with Vdon, “Hezekia Flow” is actually the first leak from The Crux. According to a statement, The Crux is a forthcoming project entirely produced […]

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Josiah The Gift & Bishop Speak “Lavish Language” In New Video Trailer

Josiah The Gift releases the trailer for “Lavish Language” (Peep the Scenario) produced by Bishop. The minute and a half teaser is a sure-fire lyrical annihilation of what’s to come. The video provides no gimmicks or distractions, just Josiah with a “raw” tee spitting venom. His deliberate and racy bars shed light on the music […]

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Omen44 Shares New Video Featuring Planet Asia & Sicknature Off His Recently Released ‘Hentai’ Album

Omen44 originally from Kobe/Japan, evolved into a seasoned and respected Hip Hop artist since claiming NY as home and placing his stake in the music scene. The quick buzz and notoriety from his music resulted in shared global stages and collaborations with the likes of heavyweights, such as Sizzla, Marley Marl, Statik Selektah and many […]

Read More Omen44 Shares New Video Featuring Planet Asia & Sicknature Off His Recently Released ‘Hentai’ Album

Album Premiere + Interview: Lenox Hughes Talks About His “Opulent Habits”

Harlem rhyme-hustler Lenox Hughes first came out the gate with 2019’s debut Finding The Balance (though he initially cut his teeth in the game under another emcee name). This past February, he celebrated Black History Month with Langston’s Son, which was entirely produced by The Standouts (Ty Farris, Lord Juco). On December 11th he will […]

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Premiere + Interview: L.A. Vets, Reagan Era Records Take “The Pledge”

Recently an eight-man crew of nostalgic rhymers materialized out of Los Angeles, calling themselves Reagan Era Records. With a declarative statement of intent, they dropped the single “88 Kane” (Produced by King Dios) where over a classic break, crew members Dios Negasi, Skrillz Dior and Halo busted lyrical heat, while also slipping in classic phrases […]

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Premiere: Rakaa Joins Born Allah on Zpu-Zilla Produced Banger, “Jabril (Let the Horns Blow)”

Weekly Rap Gods is pleased to premiere the debut album leak, “Jabril (Let the Horns Blow),” from Cali rhyme veteran Born Allah’s forthcoming EP, Analog Baby, produced entirely by German producer, Zpu-Zilla. The triumphant single pairs Born with his fellow Mid-City, L.A. brethren, Rakaa (Dilated Peoples). The two go back to the era of the […]

Read More Premiere: Rakaa Joins Born Allah on Zpu-Zilla Produced Banger, “Jabril (Let the Horns Blow)”

Lend Your Ear To Billy Danze of M.O.P. & Producer TooBusy’s #TheListeningSession

On November 14th Billy Danze (M.O.P.) took over Weekly Rap Gods for an exclusive Q&A for his new ‘WeBusy #TheListeningSession‘. The 13-track single comes off the legendary Brownsville caper’s forthcoming album #TheBillyDanzeProject and features Method Man, Frontline Live, Havoc, DJ Premier, Daz Dillinger, Cormega, fellow M.O.P. member Lil Fame, and his son La Boogie. IG LIVE […]

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Jeru The Damaja Talks Black Liberation, New Music and Maturing In Hip-Hop (Interview)

Known for his collaborative work with the likes of DJ Premier, Jeru The Damaja became a household name during the golden era of early nineties New York Hip Hop. With a brash style and penchant for strong, political lyricism, he has been consistently releasing music for the past three decades. Despite the pandemic, 2020 has seen […]

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Bizzy Bone Is Hip-Hop. Bizzy Bone Is Reality. Bizzy Bone Is Eternal (Interview)

As a multi-billion dollar industry with a near half-century worth of contributors, hip-hop has produced some of the unequivocally eccentric, charismatic and singular artists into modern pop culture. Ol’ Dirty Bastard; Cam’Ron; Andre 3000; Kool Keith – amongst the most unique artists in and outside of hip-hop. Such a list of creative titans must include […]

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The Most Important Bassists in Hip Hop

Hip Hop wouldn’t be what it is without the bass guitar. Since the earliest, sample-driven days of hip hop, the bass guitar has been a crucial part of hip hop’s evolution. From veteran effects pedal-hogging luminaries like Pino Palladino to contemporary producer-musicians like Brady Watt, let’s dive into the world of the most important bassists in […]

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Premiere: Apokalips the Archangel Present “Follow Me” (Video)

Top Shelf Muzik presents Apokalips The Archangel “Follow Me” single/video produced by Seasra23. The Queens thoroughbred, also one of NY’s most consistent emcees, delivers yet another timeless gem. Like other visuals to keep Hip Hop culture at the forefront, Apokalips embraces graffiti walls, gully pavement, and cornerstones that represent his borough. With striking piano keys […]

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Hip Hop Heavyweights Craig G., Ruste Juxx, M-Dot, Born Unique, & More Join Roccwell On His ‘Still Lovin’ Boom Bap’ Album

We still love and represent that boom bap at WRG! We have some new heat titled, Still Lovin’ Boom Bap – the slogan with which the Munich-based beat-maker Roccwell titles his album stands not only for his unbroken love of the Boombap sound, but above all, for the daily struggle of the Hip-Hop generation of 35 plus. WATCH […]

Read More Hip Hop Heavyweights Craig G., Ruste Juxx, M-Dot, Born Unique, & More Join Roccwell On His ‘Still Lovin’ Boom Bap’ Album

Innocent? Recruits Dax & Frank Castle for Hardbody Hit, “Never Changed” Produced by Stan Da Man

Tough trio Innocent?, Dax and Frank Castle link on “Never Changed” produced by heat maker Stan Da Man. This is that raw gritty hip hop. The collaboration is fiery with lethal lyricism. The guys let you know they never changed always keeping it real on every level over Stan Da Man’s signature pounding drums that […]

Read More Innocent? Recruits Dax & Frank Castle for Hardbody Hit, “Never Changed” Produced by Stan Da Man

Jamo Gang’s ‘Walking With Lions’: The Bands Long Awaited Debut Album On Fat Beats Records

Jamo Gang consists of LA legend Ras Kass, NYC veteran emcee El Gant and J57 on production.  The trio’s debut album Walking With Lions is out now via Fat Beats Records.  The album features DJ Premier, Slug from Atmosphere, Sid Wilson from Slipknot, Sick Jacken from Psycho Realm & Slaine from La Coka Nostra.  J57 handled all […]

Read More Jamo Gang’s ‘Walking With Lions’: The Bands Long Awaited Debut Album On Fat Beats Records

Premiere: SpiderDaGod Teams Up With Termanology for “Last of the Mob” Single

Let’s kick the weekend off proper! We have an exclusive titled “Last of the Mob” off SpiderDaGod‘s upcoming album, 8LIMBS. This serves as his final single before the project officially releases on May 15. The song features underground icon Termanology spiting lava as usual. The pulsating production is from UK’s own Four Limbs, who handled all […]

Read More Premiere: SpiderDaGod Teams Up With Termanology for “Last of the Mob” Single

Bobcatt The Legend Drops Bangin’ Boom Bap Instrumental Project, ‘(BC) The Legend’

No doubt, Bobcatt the Legend is a phenomenal producer. He has dropped heat consistently. You can normally catch him with his 4G comrade rocking out. This time he hits the underground scene with an insane instrumental project titled (BC) The Legend. It’s raw passionate production with a versatile soundscape and soulful undertones. He gives us […]

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New Music: Kool G Rap, Billy Danze (M.O.P.) & King Gordy “War” (Prod. by Doc Ish)

Grammy award winning (for his work with Eminem) producer Doc Ish delivers a new single, “War,” from his upcoming release Lost Files, which will feature contributions from Uncle Murda, Kool G Rap, Billy Danze, King Gordy and more special guests which will be announced soon. Stream Kool G Rap, Billy Danze (M.O.P.) & King Gordy […]

Read More New Music: Kool G Rap, Billy Danze (M.O.P.) & King Gordy “War” (Prod. by Doc Ish)

Thirstin Howl the 3rd Releases New Visual for “Proud To Be From MGV”

Thirstin Howl the 3rd drops a dope tribute to MGV best known as Marcus Garvey Village in Brownsville. This past weekend we witnessed an alarming video footage of police brutality in Brownsville over quarantine and social distancing rules. There was excessive force being used on minorities. However, I’ve seen footage of large groups of white […]

Read More Thirstin Howl the 3rd Releases New Visual for “Proud To Be From MGV”

Money Stacks Let’s Em Know “Never Bite The Hand” That Feeds You In Latest EP

Underground artist Money Stacks gives us Never Bite The Hand produced entirely by Killer Kane. The project consists of four gritty tracks. There’s one feature from rising artist Jae Hussle on the song titled “Dinner Time” that’s fire. The production is dark and grimy. The four track EP is a great appetizer. Can’t wait to hear […]

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Real Bad Man’s ‘On High Alert, Vol. 2’ Features Posdnuos, Blu, Boldy James, Inspectah Deck, Flee Lord, Eto, Willie The Kid & ElCamino

Who the hell is Real Bad Man? Good question, but tough to answer, in short, it’s a clothing brand from Los Angeles…known for bold psychedelic graphics that “sample” imagery from the worlds of music, art and genre films.  Sold in the best clothing stores in world, such as Union, Dover Street Market, Goodhood UK to […]

Read More Real Bad Man’s ‘On High Alert, Vol. 2’ Features Posdnuos, Blu, Boldy James, Inspectah Deck, Flee Lord, Eto, Willie The Kid & ElCamino

Teck-Zilla Leads Us to Brighter Days With ‘Pre Summer Tape 89’ EP (Available Now)

On his brand-new EP, Pre Summer Tape 89, deejay/producer Teck-Zilla serves up the musical equivalent of comfort food for hip-hop heads. It’s a distinct nod toward the music of that year—think De La’s 3 Feet High and Rising, or EPMD’s Unfinished Business—with a similar appreciation and fondness for the past. STREAM/BUY “Growing up in a family […]

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Benny The Butcher Teams Up with United Grind to Release “M.A.M.N.”

“M.A.M.N.” is a celebration of camaraderie from Ohio’s burgeoning United Grind Collective, whose talents are fully demonstrated on this high-energy track. It all starts with Vice Souletric’s banging production, which fuels the bravado-filled verses of fellow UGC members G.Huff and HiJinks. Plus, they’re joined by Griselda’s own Benny The Butcher who brings his trademark snarl to […]

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Rock Mecca Enlists Sadat X, Shabaam Sahdeeq & Tha God Fahim On “Killa II”

Rock Mecca recruits more trained assassins to kill the track on the second installment of “Killa”. This time Rock is joined by legendary Brand Nubian emcee Sadat X, true school veteran Shabaam Sahdeeq and underground phenom Tha God Fahim on Killa II (Cypher at the Kumite). Produced by Jake Palumbo of SpaceLab Recordings, the posse […]

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Bobby J From Rockaway Drops “Autumn Leaves” Produced By Statik Selektah (Video)

Growing up in Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York during the 90s, Bobby J From Rockaway was immersed in a plethora of musical inspiration- from his mother’s love of classic rock to his father’s affinity for disco, soul & Motown. It was his older brother Eric though who introduced him to hip hop. Bobby began his ascent […]

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A-Minus & Nolan the Ninja Bring You That “Uncut” Product (Video)

Detroit’s own, A-Minus, collabs with another rising Detroit emcee, Nolan The Ninja, to bring you his latest visual titled “Uncut.” Produced by Nolan and visually directed by Joe Hendo, “Uncut” is the latest single from A-Minus’ upcoming project, ’36Os.’ Expect features from Daniel Son, Bubba Rock & more. Coming soon on Middle Finger Music!

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The Legendary Jeru The Damaja Performs NPR’s “Tiny Desk Concert” From Home (Video)

Brooklyn native and legendary emcee Jeru The Damaja has teamed up with NPR to bring you another Tiny Desk Home Concert from his living room in Berlin, Germany. Performing classic tracks like “Can’t Stop The Prophet,” “Scientifical Madness,” and “Ain’t the Devil Happy.” Jeru also performs powerful new material entitled “IF” and “The Power,” all […]

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Professor Daddy-O & Indigo Phoenyx Blastoff In “Gun Store Movie”

Professor Daddy-O enlists Indigo Phoenyx and producer Klassik Ceo for his latest single “Gun Store Movie.” “Gun Store Movie” serves as a fresh, yet gritty boom-clap record delivering headshot after headshot of aggressive lyricism and wordplay. Both Daddy-O and Phoenyx have no qualms playing their roles without any regrets. The duo sits heavy, mastering their […]

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In Case You Missed It: Thorough & CrazyBeatsP Kill It In “Murder Rap” Video

Thorough releases visuals for “Murder Rap”, of his critically acclaimed ‘Cassette Tape Malfunction‘. Produced by CrazyBeatsP, the smooth piano keys drive the track and give off a mafioso vibe.  Thorough steps in after a mafia coded intro, with his ‘murder rap’ proving just why his verses are bullets with godfather bars. Other rappers can’t do […]

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Premiere: Ghost of the Machine & DJ Proof Drop Touching Tribute, “Yesterday (For Mom)”

Ghost of the Machine drops a beautiful tribute to his mother titled “Yesterday (For Mom).” This touching track was produced by DJ Proof and comes off their joint project, Heroes for Hire 3, which is slated to drop May 15th. This heartwarming song means a great deal to the artist and it also resonated with me, since I’ve lost […]

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Thorough Gives Us a Double Dose of Dopeness with “Mowgli” & “The Great Adventures of Thorough” Visuals

Underground sensation Thorough has been been going hard on the visuals this week. He gave us two vibrant, yet vicious visuals, shot both by Sean Lo of Rebel Filmz, which come off his King Articulate project. We have the raw gritty aesthetics for “Mowgli” produced by DJ Proof and “The Great Adventure of Thorough” produced by […]

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Eto Connects With Willie The Kid & Rome Streetz On “Rusty Stainless” Produced By Statik Selektah

Rochester, NY’s very own, Eto, cut his teeth with a handful of mixtapes and producing for The Diplomats, Max B, Stack Bundles and Tragedy. In 2017, he released his first studio album, Omerta, which was produced entirely by V Don. After years of dedication and hard work, Eto’s unique sound was recognized by Complex in […]

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UFO Fev & Travis Mendes Celebrate Their Come Up on DJ AO Produced, “Bread & Cheese”

Long Island’s DJ AO has been busy with his Baker Music Group imprint. After dropping the B.Keyz features “Y’all Knew That” earlier this year, he rounds-up East Harlem’s UFO Fev—who’s fresh off the release of his Fresh Air collab with Statik Selektah—and the Brooklyn-based vocalist, Travis Mendes for the celebratory banger, “Bread & Cheese.”

Read More UFO Fev & Travis Mendes Celebrate Their Come Up on DJ AO Produced, “Bread & Cheese”

Ski & BigBob Push Addictive “Digital Scales” Product

Elite Sound International’s first signee, Ski, teams up with visionary producer BigBob on the latest “Digital Scales” track off forthcoming album, Reasonably Ill Too. Ski verifies his skills as an intellectual wordsmith balancing street vernacular and popular culture.  His creativity and technical use of language stylistically sets him apart; pairing well with an impressive soundscape direction from BigBob.

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Alpha_betic & Shadow Magnetic Drop Mesmerizing ‘Magneto’s Shadow’ EP

Underground sensations Alpha_betic and Shadow Magnetic drop an electrifying EP titled Magneto’s Shadow. It consists of seven sizzling tracks. The duo have a sound that’s heavy boom bap with their own signature flair. The bars are always power packed and the production is always fuego! I expected nothing less than a hardcore body of work whenever […]

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Teck-Zilla & Psalmurai Are Hip-Hop’s 1-2 Punch with Their Double Feature Video for “Soul Calibre” & “Samurai Dreams”

The duo of Teck-Zilla & Psalmurai return with a double feature video release for “Soul Calibre” and “Samurai Dreams,” taken from their collaborative EP, Enter The Double Dragon. The three track effort was first released back on Feb 28 alongside the video for, “God Level” Once again, Psalmurai directs while The Myth handle the shots to deliver […]

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Shée Blue, Rah Digga, Connie Diiamond Show You “How To Get Away With Murder” (Video)

First step: Find some accomplices. Second step: Make the kills as clean as possible. Third step: Dispose of the bodies. Forth step: Leave no witnesses or evidence. Fifth Step: “How To Get Away With Murder” is the latest video-single from MC/Songwriter Shée Blue off her debut The Check-In [via High Caliber Music] featuring Flipmode legend Rah Digga and Bronx, NY artist Connie […]

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In Case You Missed It: D.V. Alias Khryst Unveils 3 Videos In 1 – “New Day” “Refuse” & “Unrecognized”

D.V. Alias Khryst hails from Brownsville & he definitely holds BK down in his 3 part release.  Both the audio and visuals are on point as he kicks things off with “New Day” using melodic strings over crisp boom bap percussion. He delivers the goods with lines like: “artistic point of view from a different point of view […]

Read More In Case You Missed It: D.V. Alias Khryst Unveils 3 Videos In 1 – “New Day” “Refuse” & “Unrecognized”

XP the Marxman & Roc Marciano Discuss “The Have Nots” In New Visual + New Album

Emerging underground artist, XP the Marxman, has a dope project that dropped, produced solely by hip hop heavyweight Roc Marciano, titled Continua a Sparare (Keep Firing). He has released first visuals for the sick track “The Have Nots.” The visuals reflect the crazy times we are all dealing with as we self quarantine to avoid the […]

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Westside Gunn Releases New Album ‘Pray For Paris’ feat. Tyler The Creator, Joey Bada$$, Freddie Gibbs & Wale

Buffalo artist / Griselda label head Westside Gunn has released his biggest LP to date in Pray For Paris, out now via Griselda Records.. The album features Griselda artists Conway The Machine and Benny The Butcher along with Grammy-winner Tyler, the Creator, Wale, Joey Bada$$, Freddie Gibbs, Roc Marciano, Boldy James, Billie Essco, Joyce Wrice, Keisha […]

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Premiere: NYC’s Revenge of the Truence Release “The Outbreak,” Produced by Endemic Emerald

Revenge Of The Truence deliver a brilliant and raw new single, “The Outbreak,” that proves this NYC duo is about to get heads get people’s attention with their forthcoming EP, H1N1. Right out of the gate, “The Outbreak” makes it clear that R.O.T.’s MuGGz and Tay Dayne aren’t f*cking around with their verses. Both emcees […]

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Jamo Gang & Slug (Atmosphere) Spit Over DJ Premier Laced Track for “The 1st Time”

Jamo Gang consists of LA legend Ras Kass, NYC veteran emcee El Gant and J57 on production. The trio’s debut album Walking with Lions is set to be released on May 8th via Fat Beats Records. The album features DJ Premier, Slug from Atmosphere, Sid Wilson from Slipknot, Sick Jacken from Psycho Realm & Slaine from La Coka Nostra. J57 handled all of the production except for “The 1st Time,” which was produced by living legend, DJ Premier. The Walking with Lions LP embodies head-nodder […]

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Young Black And Gifted Say “It’s A Wrap” On New Single

Rochester, NY emcee/producer duo, Young Black And Gifted have dropped another heat-rock this morning.  “It’s A Wrap” is another single of street-smart yet consciously minded boom-bap.  Since last December producer Kidd Called Quest and Azariah have been on a tear releasing no less than four loosies supposedly intended from their forthcoming album The Second Coming (no […]

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Passport Rav Releases New ‘Dual Citizenship’ EP & New Video For “Outer Riches Inner Poverty”

Following up the success of “Malcolm on Twitter” and getting cosigned by the legend LL Cool J, Passport Rav is back with his new with EP Dual Citizenship. Mostly produced by OMZ, the six-track project has a lofi drum-less vibe with bars that touch on various subjects.  The video for “Outer Riches Inner Poverty” was […]

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Quest Recruits Chris Keez, Eazy El Dee & Fortunato for “The Mott” Video

“The Motto” brings together artists from Ottawa, Montreal and Toronto for this 90’s inspired jam. Production is provided by Quest with cuts by Eazy El Dee and rhymes by Chris Keez and Fortunato. The four met during last summer’s “House Of Paint Hip Hop Graffiti” festival and built a friendship through music. Each artist shot their […]

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R.A. The Rugged Man Drops Official Music Video For “The Introduction”

After years of anticipation, R.A. The Rugged Man released his star-studded new album All My Heroes Are Dead and we celebrated it with our exclusive 1-on-1 interview on Friday. While fans are buzzing about the acclaimed rapper’s latest opus, which sits atop the iTunes Hip-Hop/Rap charts in several countries, R.A. is now unveiling a new music […]

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Lateb Brings In “Grey Sunshine” In New Single + Video

Lateb (pronouncd Lătĕb) is a Peruvian American rapper/songwriter from Massachusetts. He built a forceful reputation as a deep-rooted lyricist and high-energy performer with his founding role in the hardcore Hip Hop group Heddshotts and politically charged duo W.O.K.E.. In addition he’s appeared on projects alongside Vinnie Paz (Jedi Mind Tricks), Snowgoons, Blaq Poet, Canibus, Token, […]

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In Case You Missed It: Mic Bles Plans On Living Forever Through ‘Immortal Auditory’ LP

Oxnard, CA MC Mic Bles garnered his recognition thru the yrs as a hardcore lyricist for his variation in rhymes schemes w/ complex lyrics and his latest offering Immortal Auditory is no exception. The 13-track LP boasts production from emerging underground Boom Bap heavy hitters Science Green, Merge Beats and Agent Purple X, among others. […]

Read More In Case You Missed It: Mic Bles Plans On Living Forever Through ‘Immortal Auditory’ LP

Cashus King Pays Homage to the 90’s with His Latest Release of “Nirvana ’95” +”WeeklyRAPGods” Exclusive

Two weeks ago, along with help from his friends Blu, Yamin Semali and Jeff Johnson II, Cashus King paid homage to the indie hip hop boom of the late 1990s and early 2000s with the original version of “Nirvana“. Today, they pay homage to the transitional year of 1995 by hitting you with “Nirvana ’95” […]

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Twan Mack Is Feeling “Marvelous” as He Pays Homage to the Venerable Bob James

Milwaukee-based emcee/producer and visionary, Twan Mack graces our pages once again. This time, Mack takes on the persona of ‘RapMan’ on his visuals for “Marvelous” which provides a dose of superhero-themed adult contemporary hip-hop, all while paying homage to the revered Bob James. Shot by B’Yond Entertainment, “Marvelous” finds ‘RapMan’ confusing heroics for rather irritating […]

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Premiere: “The Time Is Now” For Both Roccwell & Wildelux In Latest Video

After more than 20 years in the rap game, Wildelux is not finished. Choosing to go the grassroots route instead of mainstream his entire career, he has managed to build up a small following throughout the world. Originally from the Bronx, living in LA for 15 years and now residing in Japan, Wildelux still continues to work with some […]

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EllMatic & MpDrees24 Give It “One Step At A Time” (Video)

With the “One Step At A Time” video single Ellmatic and beatsmith MpDrees24 annouce the release of their Practice Makes Perfect album. Expect nothing but sixteen original 90’s-infected boombap rap tracks with guest spots by the likes of BlabberMouf, Christmaz, Ntan, Malev Da Shinobi and other like-minded artists. The project started when EllMatic moved to the city where Drees […]

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Yellow Balaclava & Muggz on Drugz Bumrush the Hip Hop Scene with ‘The Masked Escapades of Muggz On Drugz’ LP

UK’s own Yellow Balaclava does it again! He executive produced a larger than life album for The Masked Escapades Of Muggz On Drugz with a slew of the underground’s heaviest spitters and producers. The soundscape is masterful. Perfectly paired collaborations with pounding production. It’s well worth the wait. 21 tantalizing tracks of boom bap. Explosive […]

Read More Yellow Balaclava & Muggz on Drugz Bumrush the Hip Hop Scene with ‘The Masked Escapades of Muggz On Drugz’ LP

Jamo Gang Link Up with Sid Wilson Of Slipknot to Bring You Latest “Runyon Canyon” Single

Supergroup Jamo Gang, which consists of the legendary Ras Kass, rapid-fire emcee El Gant, and producer extraordinaire J57, have been on a roll lately promoting their upcoming project, Walking With Lions, expected May 8th via Fat Beats.  Today, Jamo release their fourth single off their LP titled “Runyon Canyon”. This new single comes with an unexpected […]

Read More Jamo Gang Link Up with Sid Wilson Of Slipknot to Bring You Latest “Runyon Canyon” Single

In Case You Missed It: S.K.E. The Heistman Recruits Benny The Butcher, ElCamino & Scott G. For “Quality Product”

Over the past few years, the sound of New York Hip Hop is shifting back to it’s street like feel of the praised golden era. Long island artist S.K.E. The Heistman has just released a new single “Quality Product” from his upcoming 2020 album. The Sean Strange produced track features Griselda Records own Benny The Butcher, […]

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“Bundle Up” For the New Fatt Father Video + ‘King Father’ Album

Fueled By Life presents ‘King Father’, the highly anticipated fourth studio album by Detroit veteran emcee, Fatt Father. ‘King Father’ takes listeners on a personal journey through life. Fatt Father searched as far as Windhoek, Namibia to make sure that the production on this album was undeniable. There he found the soulful sounds of Namibian […]

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Premiere: Knowledge the Pirate & E.L.E.M.N.T Aim the “Red Beam” In New Single

Knowledge The Pirate gives us the second leak off his highly anticipated Family Jewels LP, solely produced by Cuns and E.L.E.M.N.T. The album concept is loosely based on the Black Madonna and Jesus’ bloodline. “Red Beam” is that signature Knowledge the Pirate sound with heavy bar work over a rugged track; talking that real. Effortless and […]

Read More Premiere: Knowledge the Pirate & E.L.E.M.N.T Aim the “Red Beam” In New Single

Jay Royale Links With Skyzoo For “Thousand Gram Figero” Video

East Baltimore emcee Jay Royale continues to rise up in ranks as he puts out solid music at a consistent and steady pace. His latest offering is the brand new M.W.P. laced single, “Thousand Gram Figero” featuring BK lyricist, Skyzoo. The black and white visuals, shot by Judlin Civil, captures amazing views and essential backdrops of the Brooklyn borough. This is […]

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Bodybag Ben Puts It All On His Shoulders In “Carry The Weight” Video

BodyBag Ben delivers the visuals for his new track “Carry the Weight” that showcases his intense delivery and street edgy lyricism. Ben doesn’t mince his words as he surgically details the variables that come with the lifestyle that many dreams to live but, in reality, are just not built for. Over a laid-back, stripped-down solemn […]

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Isaac Castor & Foul Mouth Give You A Dose for “The Sickness” (Video)

“The Sickness” is the second leak off of Isaac Castor’s upcoming Foul Mouth-produced album, The Rabbit Hole. Filmed months before the outbreak of COVID-19, the visuals (directed by Cylent) tell the story of Castor contracting a zombie-like “Sickness” from a 40oz bottle of malt liquor and going on to wreak havoc around the city. Watch […]

Read More Isaac Castor & Foul Mouth Give You A Dose for “The Sickness” (Video)

Knowledge the Pirate Drops Gems In “Oni Experience” from Upcoming ‘Family Jewels’ LP

Roc Marci‘s righthand man, Knowledge The Pirate, returns with hot new album fully produced by noted collaborator Elemnt and dope Italian producer Cuns. Knowledge The Pirate holds his own on this feature free bar fest. The new LP is titled Family Jewels and is loosely based on the Black Madonna and Jesus’ bloodline. This is the first […]

Read More Knowledge the Pirate Drops Gems In “Oni Experience” from Upcoming ‘Family Jewels’ LP

Savageland (Reckonize Real, Ghost of the Machine, Weapon ESP) Drop “Dysyopia” with Estee Nack

Reckonize Real connects with Weapon ESP, and Ghost of The Machine to create a stellar supergroup. Needless to say, the trio has a dope synergy. They decided to call the group Savageland due to their mutual love of comic books, but also to reflect the direction society is currently headed in. The crew’s first single […]

Read More Savageland (Reckonize Real, Ghost of the Machine, Weapon ESP) Drop “Dysyopia” with Estee Nack

Premiere: Indigo Phoenyx & PA Dre Bring “The Black Witch” (Video)

Earlier this year, emerging underground hip hop artist Indigo Phoenyx released an ambitious body of work with popular and talented producer P.A. Dre titled The Conjuring. The visual for the first single, “The Black Witch” premieres today and it’s sticking with a spooky theme over a sinister soundtrack. The eye catching scenery takes us from […]

Read More Premiere: Indigo Phoenyx & PA Dre Bring “The Black Witch” (Video)

Premiere: N.B.S. Come Full Force with “2 Zebras” (Video)

The newest offering from Underground Hip Hop‘s most consistent duo – N.B.S. Lost In Budapest is the product of borders crossed, passports stamped and language borders broken. A follow-up to 2014s Budavets, Lost In Budapest pairs boom bap duo N.B.S. and a litany of Hungarian producers with a who-is-who of Hip Hop‘s elite including Onyx, Reks, Big Noyd, Akrobatik, Sicknature of the Snowgoons, Big Shug and Hus […]

Read More Premiere: N.B.S. Come Full Force with “2 Zebras” (Video)

Sophisticated Savage Unleash Vicious Visual for “Brothers”

Yet another bangin’ visual from Culture Power 45‘s Afro Picks Vol. 1. This time it’s Sophisticated Savages as they bring their wild antics to the forefront in this energetic video titled “Brothers”. Rhinoceros Funk, Yahzeed and WhiteOwl spit heavy over Silent Someone‘s raw track. The rock/rap fusion is an ambitious sound that delivers. The visuals show an […]

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Jae Hussle & Onaje Jordan Join Forces to Present Astounding ‘Al Haqq’ LP

Kudos to Jae Hussle and Onaje Jordan for dropping a competitive and versatile body of work titled Al Haqq, which means “the truth” in Arabic. It’s a hard hitting project full of dominant delivery with charismatic cadence and wild wordplay. The project features Azariah, Lupus Dei and yours truly Indigo Phoenyx. Onaje laces the soundtrack […]

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Big Brick & Myth Collab On Masterful ‘Mythamphetamines’ Project + New Video

Hip Hop artist Big Brick connects with emerging beat smith Myth of The Pronoun for Mythamphetamines. The sound is ambitious and competitive. Bold beats, boastful bars and dope features such as Lord Tariq, Eddie Kaine and Pyrex Roc. Minimal features with maximum output! Myth gives dynamic production while Big Brick bodies the competition with barbaric bars. […]

Read More Big Brick & Myth Collab On Masterful ‘Mythamphetamines’ Project + New Video

Emma Lee Addresses Pandemic with “Dear Corona” Single + Video [DONATE NOW]

Ugandan-born and Harlem, New York City-raised Hip Hop creative artist EMMA LEE is calling a huddle in these trying times. With her visionary skills, soulful imagination and lyrical prowess she slices through the fear and panic of the COVID-19 pandemic with a Boom Bap machete on “DEAR CORONA.” Produced by Brooklyn based creative Emzkey One […]

Read More Emma Lee Addresses Pandemic with “Dear Corona” Single + Video [DONATE NOW]

Too Many T’s & Chill Bump Display their “Work Ethic” In New Video

Energetic hip hop duo, Too Many T’s, pay homage to society’s hard-workers with their latest single, “Work Ethic”. Teaming up with French heavyweights Chill Bump, the upbeat track explores the benefits of finding your purpose and persevering. Fittingly, the collaboration itself is the result of Too Many T’s own musical journey with tours based Chill […]

Read More Too Many T’s & Chill Bump Display their “Work Ethic” In New Video

Snowgoons Release Double Whammy “Wardance / Bad Generals” Video

To celebrate the one year anniversary of the Snowgoons Infantry long-player, the European powerhouse releases a split video for the “Wardance” and “Bad Generals” album tracks. This double whammy video first hits you with “Wardance” featuring Recognize Ali, Goretex aka Lord Goat & DJ TMB and finishes you with “Bad Generals” featuring Ren Thomas (originally featuring Eto & Diggieman). Check it […]

Read More Snowgoons Release Double Whammy “Wardance / Bad Generals” Video

In Case You Missed It: Squeegie O & P Soloist Connect for ‘FNTG (From Niggaz To Godz)’ LP + Video

In case you missed it, artist Squeegie O returned to the scene in an attempt to give us more of a personal retrospective of his life and his music, along with Netherlands based producer P Souloist with his latest project titled FNTG (From Niggaz To Godz). This album is considered a prospective view of life, death, and […]

Read More In Case You Missed It: Squeegie O & P Soloist Connect for ‘FNTG (From Niggaz To Godz)’ LP + Video

Verbal McMahon Reminisces on “Days Past” (Video)

Verbal McMahon released a visual for “Days Past” which is the first from his Souvenirs EP.  The track is produced by Lord Zookie, who also fully produced Verbal’s previous project, Mr. McMahon. Shot and edited by Onetime Visuals, Verbal is seen spitting his bars, and sipping on Jameson as he watches clips from his childhood displayed on a projector. Past experiences […]

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Merc the Big Body Benz Releases Tough ‘The Many Faced Goddess’ Album + Latest Video

Goddess emcee, Merc the Big Body Benz, drops a flaming new album titled The Many Faced Goddess. The hip hop sensation delivers powerful punchlines, mesmerizing metaphors and fiery flows over sick boom bap tracks. Merc gives us a dynamic project full of barbaric bars. The project is a solid body of work. I love to hear […]

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R.A. The Rugged Man Drops “Golden Oldies” Featuring Slug Of Atmosphere + Reveals ‘All My Heroes Are Dead’ Album Tracklist

R.A. The Rugged Man and Atmosphere are two of the most important names in underground hip-hop history. Among the original architects of the independent hip-hop revolution, both of these iconic artists have defied the odds to thrive for decades in the ever-changing rap landscape. Now, R.A. The Rugged Man and Slug of Atmosphere are joining […]

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Conway The Machine & Schoolboy Q “Shoot Sideways” On Alchemist Beat

Griselda’s story is one of authenticity, critical and fan appreciation and humble beginnings. They have built a true grassroots movement emerging from the trenches that can be traced back to the gritty realism of Buffalo, NY.  Griselda’s ascension, both collectively and individually is palpable.  From their inauspicious Buffalo roots, to signing with Eminem and Shady […]

Read More Conway The Machine & Schoolboy Q “Shoot Sideways” On Alchemist Beat

Termanology & Statik Selektah Touch On Current “Pandemic” (Video)

“Pandemic” single/video is fresh off  ‘1982 The Quarantine’ project delivered by Hip-Hop’s incomparable duo of Termanology and Statik Selektah. During a time of worldwide fear and uncertainty, they deliver a lyrical vaccination designed to survive the “pandemic”. The video begins zoning in on fallout shelter signs plastered on project buildings and the ‘four-ringed’ G.O.A.T.’ suited […]

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Estee Nack & Superior Deliver “PLEGARIAAUNSICARIO” Featuring Ice Lord (Video)

International beatmaker Superior is thrilled to announce the release of his album with Estee Nack, BALADAS, which is now available for streaming. The 11-track album features guest appearances by Eto, Daniel Son, Codenine, Recognize Ali and Ice Lord. Purchase, add and favorite Estee Nack & Superior’s BALADAS album at your preferred DSP: https://smarturl.it/BALADASalbum Estee Nack’s […]

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Pugs Atomz & Inkswel Deliver Artistic “4am Burners” Video

Before the long-awaited first (and hopefully not last) collaborative album by Chicago rap veteran Pugs Atomz and Australian producer Inkswel drops, this single will attract all of your attention. Inkswel’s production skills are on its absolute height; sampling the hell out of some obscure records, and constructing a beat not many rappers could shine on. But Pugs […]

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Ruste Juxx & Amadeus360 Pay Homage to their Hip-Hop Roots on “Still Paper Thin”

MC/producer duo of Ruste Juxx and Amadeus360 set things off nicely as they share the visuals for the MC Lyte inspired lyric-driven single titled “Still Paper Thin.” The classic track is reimagined with Juxx’s fiery delivery and thought-provoking lyricism over Amadeus’s snappy backdrop. It builds with the same woozy guitar sample but Amadeus flips the […]

Read More Ruste Juxx & Amadeus360 Pay Homage to their Hip-Hop Roots on “Still Paper Thin”

Massachusetts Own M.D.S. Squad Drop their Official “M.D.S Anthem”

Emerging Springfield, Massachusetts crew M.D.S. rips the raw track titled “MDS Anthem“. The tough crew consists of three heavy spitters – Joe Mack, Donns Day and Bonnie Stone (Mack.Donn.Stone) hence we get M.D.S. The trio delivers bars that will crush the competition with vicarious flow and charismatic cadence. The invigorating production was created by Goti […]

Read More Massachusetts Own M.D.S. Squad Drop their Official “M.D.S Anthem”

Roccwell Recruits M-Dot for “Roadrunner” Video + Album Announcement

“Roadrunner” is the first single from German producer Roccwell‘s upcoming album Still Lovin’ Boombap. The single features one of the hardest working emcees in the underground scene, M-Dot. Roccwell secures the Boston wordsmith fresh off the release of M-Dot’s recently viral single “The Atonement” with the legendary Pete Rock. “Roadrunner” was created in Munich during […]

Read More Roccwell Recruits M-Dot for “Roadrunner” Video + Album Announcement

Taiyamo Denku Tags Big Twins & Urban Legend for New “Where We Live” Video

Taiyamo Denku teams up with Madison native Urban Legend to bring you this solid collaboration which also features Infamous Mobb‘s own Big Twins aka Twins Gambino. The production on the song is brought to you by Germany’s Bo Faat, whom also produced Denku’s album in its entirety set to release March 24th. Denku starts the song […]

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Detroit’s Isaac Castor & Foul Mouth Take You Down the “Rabbit Hole” with New Single + Album

The Rabbit Hole is the first full-length collaborative effort from Middle Finger Music representatives, emcee Isaac Castor and producer Foul Mouth. Recorded over the span of 2019, the project fuses hard hitting boom bap drums with an even distribution of psychedelic rock and Motown soul samples. This album is likely Isaac’s darkest work yet, with lyrics touching […]

Read More Detroit’s Isaac Castor & Foul Mouth Take You Down the “Rabbit Hole” with New Single + Album

Premiere: Wisecrvcker Enlists Nems + Conway The Machine For Some “Brass Tactics”

Tomorrow Arizona emcee, Wisecrvcker will drop his new full-length project, Supreme Paradigm Act II (The Nth Degree).  Fully armed with beats from France’s Kyo Itachi (Ruste Juxx, Blaq Poet) and perhaps the craziest list of features in a 90’s centric project in years, this is head-nod central’s soundtrack. We are proud to be premiering a […]

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Premiere: Shabaam Sahdeeq & J57 Recruit Rim & Nems for “Smoke Screens” Video

Shabaam Sahdeeq and J57 recently released their hit album Precious Stones. There have been rave reviews about the project and now Shabaam returns with another vicious visual for “Smoke Screens” featuring Rim Da Villin and Nems. It’s a barbaric bar exchange over a rugged J57 track. The trio delivers energetic performances with the city as their […]

Read More Premiere: Shabaam Sahdeeq & J57 Recruit Rim & Nems for “Smoke Screens” Video

MAV & Hobgoblin Deliver Delightfully Wicked ‘Angelz & Demonz 2’ LP + New Video

Underground sensation MAV and dope producer Hobgoblin return with menacing melodies on Angelz & Demonz 2. The menacing masterpiece has a sinister soundscape that’s a signature calling card for this duo. The project consists of ten hardbody tracks featuring some of the underground’s most popular spitters such as Rigz, Mooch, Daniel Son and Gates. This […]

Read More MAV & Hobgoblin Deliver Delightfully Wicked ‘Angelz & Demonz 2’ LP + New Video

Labal-S Serves ‘The Last Upper’ Featuring Hus Kingpin, Jakprogresso, LoDeck, and More

Heavy dense hardcore Hip-Hop gets directly injected with the latest LP from Bloody Monk Consortium‘s The Last Upper by LABAL-S. With double entendre song titles displaying the deep metaphors and lyrical superiority of LABAL-S, coupled with grimy LugerLex production, the listener has the recipe to overdose on raw uncut Hip-Hop. Instrumentals range from jazzy to gutter […]

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Neon Brown Enlists Vursatyl for the Compelling Animated Visuals for “Maintain”

Producer Neon Brown’s been steadily making a strong name for himself as of late. With a discography that boasts production credits alongside the likes of Homeboy Sandman, Zion I, Donwill (Tanya Morgan), and Deca—on their standout ’19 released collab record, The DonnerParty—among others, the Mile High City beatsmith is pleased to share his most recent […]

Read More Neon Brown Enlists Vursatyl for the Compelling Animated Visuals for “Maintain”

King Magnetic, DJ E.Rex & GQ Nothing Pretty Let Us Know “How It All Started,” Way Back When (Video)

Allentown, PA spitters King Magnetic and GQ Nothin Pretty hit GQ’s old stomping grounds at William High School as they wax nostalgic on “How It All Started.” Produced by DJ E.REX, the Southside Queens native lives up to his “Mr. Scratch Hook” alias by cutting up the classic MC Shan quotable, “how it all got […]

Read More King Magnetic, DJ E.Rex & GQ Nothing Pretty Let Us Know “How It All Started,” Way Back When (Video)

Premiere: Level 13 Presents “Island of Apes” with Coast Lo Castro, Eff Yoo, NEMS & DJ TMB

Highly respected, mega-producer LEVEL 13 links with DJ TMB along with some of Hip-Hop’s elite heavyweights, Coast Lo Castro, Eff Yoo, and NEMS for “Island of the Apes.”  The single/video is the first release of the ‘$2£’ EP. “Island of the Apes” is a lyrical tale brimming with aggressive, cutthroat bars calling out cock riders […]

Read More Premiere: Level 13 Presents “Island of Apes” with Coast Lo Castro, Eff Yoo, NEMS & DJ TMB

Fastlife & Madhattan Kill Their Campaign In ‘No Politics’ + “Chopt” Video

Fastlife and Madhattan gave us a warm up single with the premiere of “Chopt” last week. Now the dynamic duo returns with heat on blast while delivering new project. It consists of nine thorough tracks; banger after banger. The production is mesmerizing and hardcore boom bap. The sick soundscape was created by some of the […]

Read More Fastlife & Madhattan Kill Their Campaign In ‘No Politics’ + “Chopt” Video

Vanderslice Continues to Set the Trends With the Vic Spencer Assisted “Cold Winter”

I think it’s pretty undisputed at this point that Vanderslice has been crafting some of the hardest beats in the underground for the better part of the last decade. With a resume that includes the late Prodigy (RIP), Freddie Gibbs, Evidence, Slug, Conway the Machine, AOTP, Diabolic and many more, the Phoenixville-based boardsman is gearing […]

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Shadow Magnetic & Alpha_Betic Slice Up Competition in “The Song Comes with Razors”

The powerhouse duo Shadow Magnetic and Alpha_Betic return with back to back heat on “The Song Comes With Razors“. It’s that hard hitting heavy boom bap. Alpha_Betic spits sharp bars over the hardcore track. The duo have been putting out nothing but consistent heat. We can add this track to the pile of hits! The […]

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Grafh & Hopsin Separate the Weak from the Obsolete In New “Who Shot Ya” Single

Grafh connects with Hopsin to drop bars on “Who Shot Ya”, produced by Mr. Porter, “Who Shot Ya” is the second official single from Grafh’s upcoming album ORACLE III – available everywhere music is streamed and sold March 6, 2020! The new 15-track project features Benny the Butcher, Conway the Machine, KXNG Crooked, Bun B, […]

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Mass Appeal: New Noise Out the Northeast

When it comes to East Coast hip-hop, Boston—and Massachusetts as a whole—hasn’t garnered the same attention as neighboring cities like New York and Philadelphia. While there have been individual success stories, such as Guru of Gang Starr, viral sensation Joyner Lucas, boom-bap torchbearer producer Statik Selektah, and Ed O.G., acts on their level have been […]

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Shabaam Sahdeeq & J57 Release Highly Anticipated ‘Precious Stones’ Album

The wait is over. Shabaam Sahdeeq has dropped gem after gem warming us up for Precious Stones album solely produced by renowned beat-smith J57. The project features some of the underground’s hottest artists, such as Jamo Gang, El Da Sensei, Planet Asia, Gorilla Nems, Born Unique, DV Alias Khryst, Tristate, Casual (Hieroglyphics), J Hood, Rim Da […]

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Pounds Gives The Visual Treatment for Buckwild Laced “Legacy”

The visual for “Legacy” is now live! From the Pounds x Buckwild project, Trafficante, this was a personal favorite of mine. Upon the first listen, it’s been in constant rotation ever since. When Pounds asked what other joints people wanted to see a video for off the project, I certainly asked for this. Buckwild’s production doesn’t disappoint at all, and […]

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Premiere: The Bad Seed & Team Demo Recruit Ali Vegas & Planet Asia For “Alpha Male Music” (Video)

The Bad Seed is back with another awesome animated visual from Dions Cartoons. This time he enlists Ali Vegas and Planet Asia to join him on the ride. The dope track titled “Alpha Male Music” shows the trio in route to take care of business. Each artist spits bars in the car. There are some fly […]

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Premiere: Competition Gets “Chopt” By Fastlife & Madhattan On New Killer Joint

Fastlife and Madhattan are slated to drop hot new project No Politics on 3/3/20. The powerhouse duo kick off the project with a menacing melody titled “Chopt” produced by emerging beat-smith Ahj Adams. The joint has a sinister soundscape with a slick bar exchange and charismatic wordplay. Amazingly dope chemistry with these two thorough spitters […]

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Skanks The Rap Martyr Brings On the ‘New Word Order’ With Latest LP

Skanks The Rap Martyr releases a well executed project titled New Word Order. It’s full of raw talent and outstanding production. The project features a host of some the hottest underground artists such as Ruste Juxx, Ill Conscious, Napoleon Da Legend, P General, Shatike, Stahhr, Uncle Ruckus and many more! The production is definitely competitive. […]

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Royce 5’9″ & KXNG Crooked Tell Society They’ve Been “Tricked” (Video)

Following last week’s highly anticipated release of THE ALLEGORY,  Royce 5’9” enjoys both the #1 and #2 spots on iTunes Hip-Hop/Rap Albums chart debuting at #1 with the release THE ALLEGORY while enjoying the #2 spot  for his work on his Bad Meets Evil partner EMINEM’s Music To Be Murdered By.  The Allegory was released […]

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Five Steez & Mordecai Reflect On These “Days N Times” (Video)

Kingston-based independent Hip Hop duo Five Steez & Mordecai have released a new music video for “Days N Times” from their album Love N Art. The visual, shot and directed by Lynky, utilises the sunlight, shadows and silhouettes to show a day’s progression. “In the hook, I speak about the need for the sun rays to shine so we decided to play […]

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Estee Nack & Eto Are Stuck Between “AROCKANDAHARDPLACE” (Video)

Estee Nack enlisted Eto to body a verse with him on “AROCKANDAHARDPLACE“, from his upcoming BALADAS project, entirely produced by Superior. They hit the gritty streets of Rochester, bringing the joint to life with visuals, directed by D Gomez.  Cooked in the lab to perfection, the production was grimy and sinister. If you’re looking forward […]

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Apokalips The Archangel & Voces Del Silencio Show You the “Cycles of Life” (Video)

Top Shelf Muzik and Apokalips The Archangel presents “Cycles of Life” single featuring Voces Del Silencio with production by Seasra23. The single/video is off Apokalips’ forthcoming album titled ‘1137Q.’ In this saga from Bogoto, Columbia to Queens, the duo embodies gifts and curses of life while questioning the afterlife. Surrounded by dead bodies, mothers crying, […]

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Smooth B (Nice & Smooth) Releases NYC Inspired Visuals for New Track “Before”

Smooth B is a hip-hop musician from the original-school “Boogie Down” Bronx, NYC, birthplace of the sound. Perhaps best known as one half of famous rap duo Nice & Smooth alongside Greg Nice, Smooth has been variously represented by the Fresh Records, Rush Associated, Columbia, and Street Life record labels. Punchy, direct, and backed by […]

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Daniel Son & Kut One Take a Page Out of ‘The Wire’ on “WeeBey”

After debuting the inaugural leak last month off Kut One’s forthcoming producer compilation, Live Wires, with the King Magnetic-assisted heater, “Which One’s First?”, the Aussie-based producer/deejay connects with Tdot’s Daniel Son on “WeeBey.” The title is of course in reference to the Barksdale organization’s most trusted soldier from HBO’s acclaimed series, The Wire. But for […]

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Elcamino & 38 Spesh Release New Album ‘Martrys Prayer’ With New Video “Young Lordz”

Elcamino is one of the most important talents emerging from Buffalo, New York currently, and yet he’s still treated as the stepchild of Griselda. As with Benny The Butcher before him, he’s been quietly playing the background until it’s his time. However, considering the momentum he built in 2019 and what he has planned for […]

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TooBusy Enlists Billy Danze (M.O.P.) In “Married To The Blues”

TooBusy enlists Billy Danze (M.O.P.) for “Married to the Blues” single/video. Recently, Danze has been full-throttle on a mission to bridge the generational gap in Hip-Hop and topped the charts with “This Thing Of Ours”, which spoke volumes on embracing one another, respecting one another, and growing from one another. “Married To The Blues” on Apple Music and Spotify […]

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G. Huff & Lena Jackson feat. M.O.P. “Another Dead Rapper” (Statik Selektah Remix)

Midwest representative G. Huff and Southern spitter Lena Jackson had a breakout 2019 following the release of Grace and Alchemy. The project received critical love from mainstream music tastemakers. A few months into the new century, the duo recruit Hip Hop legends M.O.P. and Statik Selektah for a remix to deep Grace and Alchemy album […]

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Premiere: NYC Vets Pearl Gates & Syll Go Mining for Precious Gems in “D.I.M.M.”

Uptown NYC emcees, Pearl Gates and Syll will be dropping the sequel to their 2016 EP Play This on Feb 28th via Below System Records (Eto, Trizz, Verbal Kent).  Today, we are premiering a new single from that project (which will be a full album) entitled “D.I.M.M.” Resplendent with acoustic guitar strums, washes of keys […]

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Dueling Experts (Verbal Kent & Recognize Ali) Are “Dark Ninjas” (Video)

From a lost chamber of a dark cavern, Dueling Experts unlock the most esoteric of styles. Chicago’s Verbal Kent (of Ugly Heroes) joins forces with Ghana emcee Recognize Ali for the new self titled album produced by Lord Beatjitzu. “We are amped and ready to share our project with everyone. We feel we’ve captured something special here, and […]

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Premiere: O The Great & Alpha_Betic Pay Homage to P! In New “Sean With the Pen” Video

Hip Hop heavyweight, O The Great, recently released a hot project titled The Art is Real. The rising hip hop artist has been getting rave reviews. Today he links up with his Alpha Magneto partner, Alpha_Betic, for a dope new visual paying homage to the great Sean Price (RIP). The song was produced by O The […]

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Twan Mack Recruits Tragedy Khadafi & Mike Titan for “Ghetto Bastard”

Collaborations between New York emcees is nothing new. However, it’s not often the Empire State lyricists trade bars with a barsonist from Kareem City aka Milwaukee. Ghetto Bastard showcases 3 dope verses from Twan Mack (MKE), Mike Titan (BX) and Queensbridge architect Tragedy Khadafi. From the outset the track wails, providing the perfect backdrop for […]

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K-Prez & Snowgoons Drop “Curtains” On Y’all

New Jersey artist K-Prez links back up with the Snowgoons to close the “Curtains”. K-Prez let’s it be known that he’s only in competition with himself, thus the show being over. Directed by Tony Tlapanco, this visual displays K-Prez showcasing his raw, gritty lyricism. Back To The Drawing Board is available for Download/Stream and as Limited Edition CD exclusively through GoonsGear.

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Crown Thorough ‘King Articulate’

Hip Hop sensation Thorough returns with an outstanding project titled King Articulate. He made a big splash on the hip hop scene last year with his hit album Cassette Tape Malfunction. Since then he’s been flooding the airwaves with competitive content. The production on this one is epic. The team consists of the multi-talented videographer […]

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Diamond D, Fat Joe, Raekwon & Fred The Godson “Survive Or Die” Video

In May of 2019, Grammy Award winning artist Diamond D released his first album in almost five-years The Diam Piece 2.  The legendary virtuoso gathered esteemed names such as Fat Joe, Raekwon, Pharoahe Monch, Snoop Dogg, Erick Sermon, Havoc, Talib Kweli, David Banner, Elzhi, Twista, Xzibit, Styles P, Buckshot & O.C. among others on the […]

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Royce 5’9″ Releases New “Upside Down” Video With Benny The Butcher

Royce 5’9″ releases a new track and video for “Upside Down” featuring Benny The Butcher and Ashley Sorrell.  Directed by Cricket, the video shows Royce spitting lyrics from the pulpit, joined by Benny The Butcher, to enlighten the congregants.  “Upside Down” is the fourth track to be released from Royce’s forthcoming album THE ALLEGORY (eOne/Heaven Studios […]

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Boldy James & Benny The Butcher “Scrape The Bowl” Over The Alchemist Laced Track + New ‘The Price of Tea In China’ Album

Boldy James and The Alchemist have released their collaborative project, The Price Of Tea In China. They’ve also dropped the video for “Scrape The Bowl,” which features Benny The Butcher. The production is nothing short of amazing and packs a very powerful punch. Boldy and Benny trade off in a lethal bar exchange with raw visuals that were directed by The Diggers. […]

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Mayhem & Rekonize Real Recruit Skyzoo for Clever “City Rises Up” Track

Boston hip hop artist Mayhem links with veteran Queens, NY producer Reckonize Real to drop some heat on the masses titled “City Rises Up” from upcoming Audio Murals project. They enlist popular Brooklyn wordsmith Skyzoo to body the track effortlessly. Treva Holmes handles hook duties. The guys pay homage to their hometowns in this boom bap hit. Check out “City […]

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Premiere: Shabaam Sahdeeq & J57 Unleash Pulsating “Diamond in the Dirt” Visual

Prepare to be entertained. Precious Stones collaborative project from Shabaam Sahdeeq produced solely by J57 is underway. Recently Shabaam unearthed “Diamond in The Dirt” single. Now he’s giving us vicious visuals shot by Sean Lo of Rebel Filmz. The hardcore soundtrack is fiery and the makings of a banger! The visual shows Shabaam hitting some hot spots […]

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Bad Lungz & Starz Coleman Connect with the “Ghost of Marlo” (Video)

North Jersey-based emcee Bad Lungz links with Starz Coleman for action-packed “Ghost of Marlo” mini flick. The single/video is off the ‘Luminary Aura’ album, out now on major streaming platforms. These underground Godfathers come together to lay all the cards out on the table and remind halfway crooks they’re about action; raw, no boxing gloves […]

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Boldy James & The Alchemist Drop “Speed Demon Freestyle” Video

Boldy James releases visuals for “Speed Demon Freestyle” produced by The Alchemist. The track is off their collaborative project titled ‘The Price of Tea in China‘, set to release on February 7th. Perfectly titled, Boldy’s two and a half minute freestyle flows effortlessly with nothing but slick, concrete bars. Standing outside his parked car without […]

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B.A. Badd & Trenchcoat Maf Are “Hired Guns” In New Video

Syracuse, NY hitters B.A. Badd and Trenchcoat Maf are “Hired Guns” in new video that dropped this morning.  Filmed in gritty black & white (by @cutnshoot_) the two crimeys talk greasy over a haunting instrumental produced by Canadian beat-maker Graphwize (Eto, Blaq Poet). “Hired Gun” is taken from Badd’s newly released album Everybody Eats (1stPlate) which also features […]

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Miskeen Haleem & Whiskeyman Educate the Masses in ‘School of Thought’ EP

Rising underground artist Miskeen Haleem and UK producer Whiskeyman teach the competition what real boom bap is about in School of Thought EP. There’s undeniable star quality here. The passion behind the bars fused with the pulsating production is phenomenal. Raw, rugged, unapologetic boom bap. Seven deadly tracks killing the hip hop scene. If you […]

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Bobcatt the Legend & Da B.O.Z.-Man Keep the Culture Alive with ‘Last of a Dying Breed’ Project

Real emcees are rare in these days. I’m always hopeful the art form will maintain its integrity. Bobcatt the Legend and Da B.O.Z.-Man deliver dynamic music with Last of A Dying Breed that does just that. True to hip hop, the powerhouse duo astound with a riveting soundtrack of countless bops. The diversity of the […]

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R.A. The Rugged Man Is A “Legendary Loser” In New Video

R.A. The Rugged Man releases visuals for “Legendary Loser.” The single/video produced by Psycho Les (The Beatnuts), is off R.A.’s forthcoming album ‘All My Heroes are Dead‘, set to release this Spring. It wouldn’t be an R.A. the Rugged Man masterpiece without incomparable zany, outlandish, yet pivotal semantics. “Legendary Loser” is a timeline of R.A.’s life […]

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XP The Marxman & Roc Marci Rep Heavy in Opulent “Open Doors” Video

Rising hip hop artist XP The Marxman returns with an lavish visual for “Open Doors”  featuring underground sensation Roc Marci. The track was produced by heat maker IceRocks. “Open Doors” is off the hit album Nomads. The vibrant visual starts out with XP at a posh location opening doors to let Roc Marci in. The two are accompanied […]

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Premiere: Lords of the Underground Return with Onyx & Snowgoons for “What’s Up” Video + LOTUG Interview

What do you get when Rap Gods connect on the same track? THIS! Lords of the Underground recruit ONYX for this high energy collaboration between two of Hip Hop’s greats. If that’s not enough, add in the powerhouse Snowgoons production team and we’ve got us a banger! But stand clear cause when this track comes […]

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Natural Elements Share the Visuals for Their Single “Ahead of Our Time”

Veteran hip-hop group Natural Elements are back in the fold as they drop the visuals for the anthemic track “Ahead of Our Time,” taken from their recently released 3TimesDope EP. Backed by the cinematic production of their longtime collaborator Charlemagne, the trio of Anthony Cruz (A-Butta), Swigga (L-Swift) and Agu (Mr. Voodoo) waste little time […]

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Slum Village’s T3 Taps A Posthumous Verse From The Late Baatin In New ‘Mr. Fantastic’ Video

Slum Village frontman T3 released his new solo EP, Mr. Fantastic via Delicious Vinyl. The legendary Detroit emcee pays homage to his foundation and reminisces on the early days of his seminal group in the lyric video for the project’s title track, featuring a posthumous guest verse from his late co-founding groupmate Baatin. “My favorite track […]

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Premiere: The Bad Seed & Team Demo Release Animated “Sweet Jesus” Visual

The Bad Seed is back with a new visual titled “Sweet Jesus”. It’s produced by VA producers, Team Demo, who also laced the “Crime Wave” track for 50 Cent. The joint is from his upcoming album, Kill Switch, which features Planet Asia, Wais P, Ali Vegas and Montage One. The animated visual was shot by Dion Cartoons and […]

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HOG Pullock Goes Haywire with His “Sheen (CultureWildStationKraken) Freestyle”

Hog Pullock goes buck wild over Black Josh’s “YungSwegLawd” instrumental where he displays his somewhat lethargic, but defined flow. Stream Now Entitled “Sheen (CulturewildStationKraken)” he makes good use of the mellow, cinematic backdrop and deploys his lyrics right off the dome without warning. He also ends the track by giving shoutouts to some media outlets, including […]

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Culture Power 45 & Cocoon Movements Present Ambitious ‘Afro Picks Vol. 1’

Culture Power 45 links up with Cocoon Movements to drop a clever compilation of underground artists such as L.I.F.E Long, Loer, Sophisticated Savages, Akil of the Jurassic 5, Tek (Smif n Wessun) Innocent?, Lord Superb (R.I.P) Merc The Big Body Benz, Jewels Polaar and yours truly – Indigo Phoenyx. The ambitious LP is titled Afro […]

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TRIBEZ. Spit “Fire” With A.G., El Da Sensei, Pawz One & Maniac

The five-member combo TRIBEZ. from Munich/Germany has long been known as the Hip Hop band out of Germany. Acclaimed live performances, festival shows and productions with the Who-Is-Who of German MCs are included into their biography. The track “Fire” is an early appetizer off their forthcoming EP entitled Paragon which will release on February 14th. […]

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Dragon Fli Empire Pays Tribute to Hip-Hop’s Architects in Visuals for “Fli Beat Patrol”

After becoming a leading force in Calgary’s hip-hop scene, and opening for the likes of De La Soul, The Roots, Public Enemy and Mos Def, the duo of Dragon Fli Empire pay homage to the legendary Flava Unit and Juice Crew in their video for “Fli Beat Patrol,” a funk-laced, Djar One-produced banger off their […]

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Five Steez, Nomad Carlos & The Sickest Drama Channel the “3rd Power” On New Single

The Sickest Drama (a member of Jamaican hip-hop collective The Council) is currently prepping for a new project and in the mean time shares the first single titled “3rd Power.” The Sickest Drama calls up his fellow Council members Five Steez and Nomad Carlos to join in on the fun. The track is produced by […]

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Maffew Ragazino & Nems Eat Good On the New “Cornerstone Carnivore” Single (Video)

I been a Maffew Ragazino fan since “Rhyme Pays” or “Rare Gems”. One thing I can say is he’s been pretty damn consistent. Spitting verses with everyone from Skyzoo to the late great Sean Price, Maff still has plenty of fire in that ink pen. The new single “Cornerstone Carnivore” is evidence of that. Produced […]

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Co-Founding Slum Village Member, T3, Announces New Solo Album With Delicious Vinyl + Taps Illa J & Frank Nitt For Lead Single “Relax”

Legendary Detroit emcee and Slum Village frontman, T3, has partnered with the prestigious Hip-Hop label Delicious Vinyl for his new solo album Mr. Fantastic. Entirely produced by Ruckazoid & Teeko, and featuring a previously unreleased verse by the late SV member Baatin, the album is set for release on Thursday, January 23rd. This week, T3 shared […]

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60 East Dedicates His Latest Effort To His Daughter Titled “Summer’s Song”

Artist and founder of The Happiness of Pursuit Festival, 60 East, kicks off the year with a birthday present for his daughter, Juliet-Summer, who was born 5 years ago (January 9th). “Summer’s Song” is 60 talking to his daughter and reflecting on the ups, downs and drastic changes that have occurred in his life since […]

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Elaquent Recruits Oddisee For New “Guidelines” Single + New ‘Forever Is A Pretty Long Time’ Album

The new album from Canadian producer Elaquent is his first outside the instrumental beat scene.  The new spotlight on vocalists allows his production to soar with accents of seasoned vocalists like Oddisee, Blu, Guilty Simpson and a l l i e. The sound is lead with beasts as steady and avant as any you would […]

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McGyver Connects With D.I.T.C. Legend, Buckwild, For “Genesi2” (Video)

The Dutch-Canadian bilingual artist McGyver drops his first single produced by the legendary Buckwild titled “Genesi2”. This creative sequel to “Genesis” (2019) is part of his upcoming LP Carpe Orbem, which features productions by Large Professor, Nottz and other world renown producers. His new LP is set for release on March 30, 2020. Until then, check out […]

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Patchz & Iron Lungz Drop Off Some Smoke On “Blowin’ Heavy” Single

We have some fresh talent to highlight. Emerging producer Patchz and rising underground artist Iron Lungz drop sizzling single “Blowin’ Heavy”. The track is tough. Iron Lungz has been consistently dropping music showing his versatility. Patchz throws hit producer hat on and gives beat-smiths a bit of competition with this sonic soundtrack. The duo compliment each other. Let’s see […]

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Mado Adds Fire to ‘The Collection’ In His Latest Installment

Fresh artist Mado drops off another riveting project titled The Collection. His bold bars, flawless flow, and witty wordplay are on point. He drops some fiery freestyles over some hard hip hop production. He’s warming up the listeners for that crazy heat he’s about to unleash. The project is an absolute audible delight. Get familiar with the young king. […]

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Kheyzine Presents Ambitious ‘Young, Drugged, Armed & Dangerous’ Album

Hot French producer Kheyzine astounds with this amazingly dope compilation titled  Young, Drugged, Armed & Dangerous. He’s recruited some of hip hops finest spitters to assist  on this grimy boom bap project, such as General Backpain, Jae Hussle, Miskeen Haleem, Pro Zay, Snotty, Josiah the Gift, Pro Dillinger, Lupus Dei, Nino Graye and many more! There are 15 fiery […]

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Observe Since ‘98 Releases Outstanding ‘Royaume Du Sauvage’ LP

Observe Since ‘98 delivers yet another audacious album! The project is titled Royaume Du Sauvage. It features a slew of the hottest underground hip hop artists, such as Jamil Honesty, Vic Spencer, Sully Nomad, Hus Kingpin, Tha God Fahim, Snotty, Jay Nice, El Camino, Cousin Feo, Lord Juco, Nino Graye, Mooch and many more notable emcees! There […]

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Griselda Releases Vicious Visual for “Dr. Birds” Directed by Hype Williams

What a way to kick off the year! Griselda crew bless their fans with an aesthetically appealing video for hit song “Dr. Birds” from highly acclaimed WWCD album. The video was directed by the iconic Hype Williams who is known for creating larger than life visuals for some of the biggest stars. The bursts of paint, colored […]

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Free Mind Releases Bold Body of Work Titled ‘Depth of My Soul’

Popular underground producer Free Mind (best known for his production in Westside Gunn’s “My First Draco“ returns with another instrumental installment). The project is titled Depth of My Soul. He creates a soulful  soundscape that compliments various rap styles. He definitely composed some heavy tracks for this body of work. Clearly the king has been busy compiling this remarkable […]

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Terror Van Poo & Vinny Idol Release Pulsating Project Titled ‘The Poolitzer’

Hardcore underground hip hop artist Terror Van Poo drops off first project of the year solely produced by iconic hitmaker Vinny Idol. The EP is titled The Poolitzer. It’s nothing but fiery bars, clever cadence, and boisterous bravado over sensational soundscapes from Vinny Idol.  Check out their latest video for “Word Play” Terror and Vinny have an […]

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Innocent? & Alcatraz Ed Release Lyrical “Last Stop” Single With Gorilla Nems & Bloodsport

Hip Hop sensation Innocent? and hardcore heatmaker Alcatraz Ed have linked up again to deliver another collaborative project titled Escape 2 Alcatraz 2. They just gave listeners a sneak preview of what to expect with a hot new single “Last Stop” featuring  Brooklyn spitter Gorilla Nems and Philly’s own Bloodsport. The bar exchange is killer. I expected nothing less from these […]

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M-Dot Drops New Video/Single Titled “Days Are All the Same” Produced By Hi-Tek

As we are still reeling off the new year celebrations and all, Boston’s very own M-Dot drops a quick reminder on his new poignant track/video titled “Days Are All the Same.” The Hi-Tek produced record is a harrowing look at life in the age of social media infatuation and the continuous rise of consumerism. M-Dot […]

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Nems Closes Out 2019 With New Visuals for “200” Featuring Spit Gemz

The fans were looking forward to a visual for “200” off of Nems’ project, Gorilla Monsoon, produced entirely by Jazzsoon. The Coney Island Mayor responded and linked with featured guest Spit Gemz, to make it happen. Each of the lyrical executioners exchanged brick heavy bars, on point, in a complimentary tag team style. The locations in which the […]

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P General Is “Impatiently Waiting”

P General, a prominent NY Hip Hop Stapleton, enlists producer Last Composer for his new single “Impatiently Waiting”, with cuts by Buck Oner. Stream/Buy Now The Brooklyn rhyme caper wastes no time and swarms in with his lyrical annihilation, leaving everyone shook and scurrying for cover. “N*ggas know the protocol I came to get it […]

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Hus Kingpin & SmooVth Link Up to Release ‘The Connect Tape’

For many years, Hus Kingpin and SmooVth have consistently complimented one another throughout countless projects. While they’ve both dropped their own solo efforts, they’ve come back around to drop their latest collaboration. The Connect Tape takes us on a 13 track audible journey. How does features from Eto, Big Twins, Rome Streetz, Mach Hommy, Von Poe VII, Junelyfe (who also produced […]

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Br00tal Productions Presents Regal “Rose Gold & Amethyst” Mixtape

Br00tal Productions produced a majestic mixtape titled Rose Gold & Amethyst. The project features a host of hungry underground artists who have been putting in work all year. The artists are Hog Polluck, Tripl Z, Lord Natural, Kcrriem, Hundo, Phantom Legs, 1Shot Spitune, Sonny Blanco, Ray Swoope and many more! What a dynamic soundtrack laced with polished  production and heavy bar […]

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NapsNdreds Releases Savage “Surveillances” Single

NapsNdreds releases “Surveillances” single featuring DJ Revolution and produced by JR Swiftz. It’s the first single off his forthcoming Bloodclaat II LP slated to drop 2020. The track is a slappin’ boom bap banger! I respect the soundscape on this joint. I can’t wait to hear the complete project. NapsnDreds delivers powerful delivery over the ill production. The […]

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Shadow Magnetic & Alpha_Betic Drop Innovative Instrumental Titled ’12 Jewels (Duodecad)’

We have some gems for you! Shadow Magnetic and Alpha_Betic of Alpha Magneto release a rugged instrumental project named 12 Jewels (Duodecad). Most assuredly a treasure for hip hop enthusiasts and lyricists that love sick instrumentals. The duo have been dropping hits all year. They are on the rise with their unique, fresh sound that reps the essence […]

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Level 13 & Bub Styles Cook Up “Lamb and Onions” In New Video + ‘Smoke Crudo’ Album

It’s a Philly/Brooklyn collision…Producer Level 13 enlists Brooklyn emcee Bub Styles for “Lamb and Onions.” The single/video is off their new collaborative Smoke Crudo EP. Bub Styles, a one-man lyrical coalition, delivers aggressive raw bars that determine whether you will love his abrasiveness or think twice about it just like a dish of ‘lamb and […]

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Jae Hussle & Kidd Called Quest Are Show Stoppers in “Time After Time” Visual

Rochester has been heavy on the hip hop scene. New comer Jae Hussle has been stirring up quite a buzz. He recently released his hot album Reflections: A Story of My Lifetime, Vol. 1 produced solely by Kidd Called Quest. The rising artist has a commanding presence, poise, and a wild wordplay. Kidd Called Quest cooked up a […]

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Blacastan & Stu Bangas Release Fiery “Fine Wine” Visual

Underground sensation Blacastan has linked up again with ill producer Stu Bangas, also collectively known as Watson and Holmes, on hot joint titled “Fine Wine”. The joint is a slapping soulful boom bap soundscape off Stu Bangas’ Discernment EP. I love the versatility displayed in Stu Bangas’ production. Blacastan’s bold, yet smooth delivery is appreciated. Recently a visual was released for the […]

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Indigo Phoenyx & P.A Dre Recruit Jae Hussle & Kil Ripkin to “Avenge the Abbot” On New Single

Burgeoning boom bap artist Indigo Phoenyx releases second single “Avenge the Abbot” from her upcoming EP titled The Conjuring produced entirely by emerging producer P.A. Dre. P.A. is best known as RJ Payne‘s in-house producer. The single features savage spitters Jae Hussle, who kicks off the track, and Kil Ripkin who closes it out with killer […]

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Apokalips The Archangel & P Sways “Eternal” Single

Apokalips The Archangel, who is one of NY’s most consistent emcees, enlists P Sways for his latest single titled “Eternal.” The track is immediately intro’d with cuts and scratches to emphasize the Queen’s-bred message, “Eternally poetic assorted in every flavor, I’m from a city where the projects look like skyscrapers.” Apokalips delivers tyrannous wordplay reminding us, […]

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Brizz Rawsteen & P.A. Dre Cook Up Hot “Fish & Shrimp” Album

Brizz Rawsteen and P.A. Dre deliver an invigorating boom bap album titled Fish & Shrimp. The sonic soundscape embodies a raw mesmerizing appeal. The content is so relatable and Brizz Rawsteen spits eloquently over the pulsating production provided by P. A. Dre. He’s known for giving grimy gritty hard tracks that are competitive. The clever collaboration has a genuine […]

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Killy Shoot & General Backpain Release Raw Collaborative EP Titled ‘PainKill’

Hometeam heavy hitters General Backpain and Killy Shoot link up for another boom bap bar fest on PainKill EP. The raw delivery, lethal lyricism, and chemistry is undeniable. The duo always gives us straight fire when they collab. Major pressure is applied on every track. The project consists of 5 riveting tracks. Hometeam crew member Lupus Dei features on […]

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Bill Pachman Recruits ‘Underground Legends’ Ill Bill & D.V. Alias Khryst For “Titanes” Video

Bill Pachman presents his latest video with Ill Bill and D.V. Alias Khryst titled “Titans,” which comes off his new album, entitled Underground Legends – a meeting of the most influential rappers in the underground scene worldwide. This project is made up of six songs that include artists such as, Dro Pesci, Planet Asia, Illa Ghee, […]

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XP The Marxman, Supreme Cerebral & IceRocks Butcher the Competition In “Shrunken Heads” Video

XP the Marxman drops another vicious visual off his hit album Nomad titled “Shrunken Heads”. The hot joint was produced by burgeoning beat-smith IceRocks. The track pays homage to Prodigy (RIP) utilizing his vocals on the hook. XP recruits Supreme Cerebral to rock with him on the track. The visual is a dark, sinister, yet creative concept. […]

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Scienz of Life & Eloh Kush Give Powerful Performance In “Alley Way Wilson” Visual

Long time hip hop comrade Scienz of Life and Eloh Kush drop a compelling visual for “Alley Way Wilson” joint. The sick track was produced by Invisible Handz. The song embodies great energy, positive messages, and of course a sick bar trade amongst the veteran emcees. Gotta love the consistency and longevity of each artist. They always […]

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Rim Da Villin Releases Amazing ‘Algorhythms’ EP + “Con Job” Video

Rim Da Villin returns with a hot new release titled Algorhythms. The project consists of nine “no nonsense” tracks.  The pulsating production was created entirely by Ill Tal Beats. It’s raw authentic boom bap that  hip hop enthusiasts will appreciate. The sound is sinister, rugged and uninhibited. Rim calls on a few stand up features from sick […]

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A Minus Eclipses the Competition In New “Black Moon” Visual

Hip Hop heavyweight A Minus drops a vicious visual for grimy “Black Moon” joint produced by Arsenic. The sinister soundscape pays homage to Black Moon‘s classic unreleased “Reality (Killing Every…)” track. The song is a  heavy head nod factor. It’s off upcoming 360s project slated to be released in Spring 2020. The video highlights A Minus bodying bars through the […]

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Pounds & Buckwild Unite For ‘Trafficante’ Album + “No Way” Video

You can’t have a discussion about the top emcees to put it down for Rochester, NY without mentioning Pounds. Steadily growing his catalog by supplying the demand for raw, unfiltered Hip Hop, he’s unveiled new product from the stash. This time around, Pounds linked with beat extraordinaire, Buckwild of the world renowned DITC crew, to […]

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Joe Mack Drops Vicious Visual for “Beneath the Surface” Featuring Don Mully & Lord Natural

Joe Mack drops some hardbody heat with his latest visual Beneath The Surface. The sinister soundtrack features sick spitters Lord Natural  and Don Mully. Gotti Gator killed the production on this one. The video was shot by Tommy Filmz. The sick imagery and graphics create a captivating visual. The urban backdrop is always the best scenery for a […]

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Rapper Skillz & Lena Waithe Bury the Hatchet Over Strong ‘Queen & Slim’ Criticism

The movie Queen & Slim has received mixed reactions amongst critics. Recently, Emmy award winner and producer of the film Lena Waithe and rapper Skillz became the center of attention in what looked like an online tiff over the film. Thirty-five-year-old Chicago-born Lena is an actress, screenwriter and producer. She is best known for her […]

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Skanks the Rap Martyr & Kyo Itachi “Nothing Worth Having” with D.V Alias Khryst

Skanks the Rap Martyr and Kyo Itachi return with D.V Alias Khryst for “Nothing Worth Having” official video.  The single/video is off the duo’s ‘Unapologetic’ Album. Skanks brings it back to the roots of storytelling, uttering lyrical doses of truth serum to depict his Crown Heights upbringing. He touches on adolescent dreams of becoming a […]

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Messiah Ramkissoon Delivers Powerful “Black Fathers” Video

This powerful and uplifting song, “Black Fathers,” comes from Hip-hop recording artist, poet, and incarcerated youth activist, Messiah Ramkissoon. “Black Fathers” is the debut single lifted from Messiah’s forthcoming project, The Eye of Freedom,Vol.1 (album will be released on February 21st). Messiah elaborates more on the importance of black fathers below: “Black Fathers is a tribute […]

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Teck-Zilla Drops 2nd Installment to His B-Boy Breaks Series With, ‘B-Boy Zilla II’

B Boy Zilla II is a return to form from deejay/producer Teck-Zilla, which serves as his first official instrumental release for 2019. After being immersed in the b-boy music culture and working closely with various dance crews throughout Nigeria, Teck goes back to the lab to put his new skills to use. The seven track […]

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BigBob Comes Through With Milano Constantine & Sadat X For “Representers”

Visionary producer, BigBob, returns with more boom bap magic with frequent collaborators Milano Constantine & Sadat X to bring you “Representers”. Milano is a rapper’s rapper. He’s suave and original with punchlines, and deliveries for days. Sadat X joins this rooted and funky track with lyrical fortitude and mature, clever wordplay. Sadat X ages like […]

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ONYX, Snowgoons & Knuckles of N.B.S. Let Out the “Monsters Gorillas” In New Video

The third video single from the Onyx & Snowgoons – SnowMads album is titled “Monsters Gorillas” and brings back a grimy and gritty feeling of that New York sound during the 90s. 100 Mad affiliated Knuckles from N.B.S. is dropping a hot guest verse. The video was filmed in the most iconic NYC Subway. Watch now…

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Premiere: Edward Sizzerhand’s “A Taste of Honey” Is an Instrumental Composition About the Individual Flavors of Honey

Beats and Bees are important ingredients in Edward Sizzerhand’s life! Born in Brooklyn/New York, he recieved worldwide recognition in the late 90s with his rap crew Square One. After the crew split, the DJ and Producer engaged in beekeeping and acquired professional skills in honey production for several years. Now, Sizzerhand is not only masterfully working on the controls, but has also acquired the BA […]

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Interview with the Talented J57

Producer/rapper, J57, produced joints for Joey Badazz, Method Man, Westside Gunn, and many others. In early November he delivered his second solo album We Can Be Kings. I, Shabaam Sahdeeq, know J57 as being a member of Brown Bag All-Stars (a New York group/collective of rappers and producers). But as solo act, he’s been carving a name and a lane […]

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