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 […]

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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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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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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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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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Blu Joins DJ Manipulator on “ARP Revisited”

Massachusetts producer/turntablist DJ Manipulator flips synth sounds and crazy percussion on his latest single, “ARP Revisited,” which features hard-hitting guest verses from Blu and Louie Gonz. These two gifted emcees from opposite coasts—Blu hails from L.A., and Gonz from Worcester, MA—previously collaborated in a similar setting, though with a darker and grittier sound. It was […]

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Klaus Layer Tags The Artifacts & Blu for Nostalgic “Force” Track (Music)

Berlin’s boom bap specialist returns with an all-new album designed to shake up global soundwaves. Following up his experimental instrumental concept-album, Society Collapse and his Abstractions EP with rapper K.A.A.N. (Aftermath Entertainment), Klaus Layer’s latest effort is his sixth album on Redef, but his first solo project to feature all vocals over his acclaimed productions. Entitled […]

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Blu & Nottz Release “Gods in the Spirit, Titans in the Flesh” Album & “Heaven on Earth” Video (Music)

To celebrate the release of their remastered, re-mixed, and restructured two-part opus, Gods in the Spirit, Titans in the Flesh, dynamic rap duo Blu & Nottz reveal the sleek new video for standout single, “Heaven on Earth.” Watch “Heaven On Earth” video The visuals center on the rapping half of the tag team, Blu, who spends […]

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Blu & Nottz Bring Back the Vibes of “Yesterday” Alongside Sene & Elisa Meri (Music)

Blu & Nottz kick off 2018 with a new record titled “Yesterday”. A soul-drenched joint that sees the duo collaborating with rapper Sene and vocalist Elisa Meri. The record is poignant, soulful and full of hope. Blu & Sene come through with solid verses with some personal insights while Elisa ties everything with her angelic vocal […]

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Listen to Nolan the Ninja’s New Sophomore Album “YEN” (Music)

Detroit rapper/producer, Nolan the Ninja, drops his latest project “YEN” filled with dusty, lo-fi, neck breaking beats, layered with a high powered/energetic flow, and accompanied by a slew of underrated lyricists and producers, such as: Royce 5’9”, Blu, Add-2, Black Milk, 14KT, Chanes, Denmark Vessey, Scud One, and more. After releasing “Calisthenics”, his appetizer track for […]

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