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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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.”

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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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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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 […]

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

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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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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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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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 […]

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

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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Jae Hussle & Kidd Called Quest Deliver on Raw ‘Reflections: A Story Of My Lifetime Vol. 1’

Rochester’s own Jae Hussle drops a dope new installment solely produced by talented beat-smith Kidd Called Quest! Hussle’s commanding voice and witty wordplay have garnered him quite a buzz over the summer. Now the heavy spitter is unleashing the beast on this collaboration. Layers and substance are always embedded in his lyricism. However, his versatility […]

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Rome Streetz Is on His “96 Nauti Windbreaker Sh*t” (Video)

Rome Streetz returns this morning with new visuals dedicated to that instantly recognizable garment from a time when grimy New York shit captivated the nation. “96 Nauti Windbreaker Shit” is directed by MF Thomas and Social Misfits Productions as we follow this street pusher turned mic hustler across smoke-filled rooms, alleyways and a Shaolin Ferry ride across […]

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Onyx & Snowgoons Are ‘SnowMads’ On Latest Project

The Snowgoons have teamed up with Onyx once again to release their new album entitled SnowMads on November 15th. This isn’t the first time the two camps joined forces. Five years ago The Snowgoons brought Onyx back together to record #WakeDaFucUp, which was named one of the best Hip Hop albums of 2014, not only by XXL. In case you’ve missed it, we previously premiered their first video […]

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U-nik Stylez, Brutal Caesar, Ekspan & Revalation of EMS Are On the “Move!”

U-nik Stylez and Brutal Caesar team up with Ekspan and Revalation (of EMS) to deliver a savage bar-fest of raw lyricism on “Move!” track. The raw heavy-hitting instrumental was created by beatsmith Brutal Caesar. The treacherous trio of emcees are on the “move” bodying the competition along the way. The track is from U-nik & Brutal’s joint project titled The Meaning. Listen to […]

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1520 Release Dope “Ghostwriters” Visuals

New single “Ghostwriters” taken from 1520‘s album Mosquito Fly & Starships –  available at http://www.1520music.co.uk 1520 is a new collab project from pioneer veteran Nomadic Poet of The Planets spitting thought provoking raw, intelligent, consciousness over boom bap soundscapes courtesy of Drematic XL who has crafted joints for Smiley The Ghetto Child, Edo G, SITH and more. This a limited physical release […]

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David Bars Ushers In New Era For D.I.T.C. With His Forthcoming EP ‘The Bar Code’

The legendary D.I.T.C. crew has long been one of Hip-Hop’s most influential crews.  Over the course of the last two decades, both collectively and individually, its core members have created some of the genre’s most timeless and iconic music. The D.I.T.C. crew began to usher in their new era by introducing a new young voice […]

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Yellow Balaclava, The Lupus Dei Experience & Str8bangaz Release Dope ‘Dei De Los Muertos’ Project

Yellow Balaclava, The Lupus Dei Experience and Str8bangaz give us a wickedly delightful masterpiece titled Dei De Los Muertos. This project is a nine track banger. I love the creativity behind the music, and the amazing art takes the concept to the next level. This has been a year of consistent heat from Yellow Balaclava, Lupus Dei and […]

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Planet Asia & Milano Constantine Debut Self-Titled EP + Visuals for “Don’t Become A Victim”

Living rap legends Planet Asia and Milano Constantine team up for six hard-hitting, lyrically-charged tracks for their collaborative EP helmed by New York’s DJ Enyoutee. And as the deejay tells it, getting these two together not only felt right but completely necessary. “Planet Asia and Milano respect each other as artists, so when I reached […]

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It’s “Curtains” When Madhattan Comes Through With IceRocks (Video)

“Curtains” a new video from the pairing of NYC’s Madhattan and Queens, NY producer IceRocks (Meyhem Lauren, XP The Marxman) has dropped this morning. Taken from the newly released collaborative project, Brown Water Bible, Madhattan said that “Curtains” “finishes off the release and is my favorite beat on the project. It signifies that it’s curtain time for a lot of […]

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St. Ivan The Terrible Stomps the Competition With ‘For Demo Purposes Only Vol. 3’ Mixtape

If you’re looking for a new hot tape to blast, go check out my man St. Ivan The Terrible aka IAmTerrible‘s new release For Demo Purposes Only Vol. 3. In my opinion, this is how a mixtape should sound like. A couple original songs and a couple joints over other cats’ records. This is definitely a barfest. I knew […]

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JoJo Pellegrino Recruits Ghostface Killah & Raekwon For New “3 Kings” Single

Stapelton’s prized lyricist JoJo Pellegrino enlists infamous WU legends Ghostface Killah and Raekwon for “3 Kings.” The single is the first release of JJP’s forthcoming full-length album titled ‘Rapidfire Pelly.’ The title of the record is most fitting as this trio of Kings rip through the hammering, head-nodding production. “3 Kings”  produced by Yountie Tha […]

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Choclair, Lee Ricks & Dcypha Are Living “Life This Way” On New Track

Canadian hip hop legend Choclair pairs up with fellow Toronto rapper Lee Ricks to lyrically lay down “Life This Way” produced by Dcypha and released by Elite Sound International. Lee Ricks’ tight structure and bright lyrical composure shines a new spotlight to dope hip hop from The North. Choclair reminds us of his mass appeal with his suave flow and rhythm, which captivates the essence […]

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Nowaah the Flood & DirtyDiggs Deliver Flawless “The Infallible’ Project

Nowaah the Flood & DirtyDiggs are back with ‘The Infallible,’ the highly-anticipated followup to their critically-acclaimed ‘Private Stock’ album. ‘The Infallible’ is an 8 track EP fillled with illustrious production from DirtyDiggs, bestowed upon Nowaah the Flood. This is the perfect soundscape to do what Nowaah does best. Stream/Buy Now Also watch the visuals for their […]

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M.O.P.’s Lil Fame Joins Philly Spitter, Verse Mega on Nottz-Produced Banger, “R.S.V.P.”

M.O.P.‘s LiL Fame joins rising Philly emcee, Verse Mega on the Nottz-produced banger, “R.S.V.P.” The track’s taken from Mega’s forthcoming EP, You Are?—due out next Friday, Nov 15. The eight track EP is available now for pre-order via DSTRCT9 Records, and is available now for pre-order through all major digital retailers. Stream Now

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In Case You Missed It: Big D (Ultramagnetic MCs) & Easy Mo Bee Release ‘This Is My Life’ Album

Iconic music vets Big D (Ultramagnetic MCs) & Easy Mo Bee join forces to deliver an epic dose of mastered Hip Hop with their new album ‘This Is My Life.’ The 20-track album features other legends including Kool Keith, Lil Fame, Grandmaster Caz, Royal Flush, Peter Gunz, and more. The duo also enlists a diverse range of elite […]

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M.O.P’s Billy Danze Declares “This Thing of Ours”

NY’s infamous Billy Danze of M.O.P is back with another single off #TheBillyDanzeProject. The 12-part single ‘Bakers Dozen’ features the invigorating and refreshing record titled “This Thing of Ours.”  Recently, Danze stepped out of the hardcore, notorious M.O.P box and began exploring different sounds, flows, and vibes that compliment both the old and new school. He’s […]

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El Camino & Bozack Morris Drop Visuals for “Coke Brothers” with Flee Lord + New ‘Saint Muerte’ Project

Buffalo, NY emcee, El Camino, and Toronto based beat smith, Bozack Morris, have dropped a visual for “Coke Brothers” featuring a guest appearance from Flee Lord. This is the first single from their brand new project, Saint Muerte, which is out now. The video was shot and directed in black and white by Rel when Bozack had a […]

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Brooklyn’s Frank B Returns from the Dead In “Frankenstein” Video

Ring in the spooky season with Brooklyn’s Frank B. and his horror-themed new video for “Frankenstein,” a Dame Grease-produced banger off the emcee’s long-awaited debut, Let Me B Frank. Stream Now: Audiomack • SoundCloud The visuals are directed by Olise Forel for Moving Silence, whose vision is a bloody concoction of hip-hop culture and all […]

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Take a Sip of Madhattan & IceRocks New ‘Brown Water Bible’ Project

Downtown NYC rhyme-rep, Madhattan has dropped a new project today.  Brown Water Bible is fully produced by IceRocks (Meyhem Lauren, XP The Marxman) and features appearances by Benny The Butcher, ElCamino, Fastlife NYC, Rome Streetz, Supreme Cerebral and XP The Marxman.  Somber, cinematic and as solid as the asphalt under Madhattan’s feet, this is a project perfect for boom-bap […]

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Gang Starr Releases Historic New Album ‘One Of The Best Yet’

Gang Starr is undoubtedly one of the most revered, beloved and influential groups in Hip Hop.  Over the course of their distinguished career, they became a cultural institution and a brand you could ultimately trust.  The group’s “Chain and the Star” logo symbolized power and excellence and it permeated into the cutting-edge music they created.  […]

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Hip Hop Heavyweight, Tek (Smif-n-Wessun), Drops Exhilarating “Eastside” Visual

Hip Hop legend, Tek, blesses the fans with a visual from his latest Lost G Mixes project titled “Eastside“. The melodic, yet hard track was produced by Heartbreak Fu. The feeling on this track is wavy. Tek rides the beat effortlessly. The visual shows our icon rocking out to the track in front of a fly mural of Notorious […]

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Save Your Appetite for B.A. Badd’s ‘Everybody Eats (1st Plate)’ Album

Everybody Eats! It’s a slogan that Syracuse, NY emcee, B.A. Badd takes very seriously.  In addition to being the title of his forthcoming project (subtitled 1st Plate) it’s the philosophy he lives by.  As he says “it’s a school of thought I’ve been taught my whole life through upbringing and environment.  It means I am […]

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Shadow Magnetic Summons O The Great & Alpha_Betic For “Headless Horseman” Single

Shadow Magnetic calls upon his Alpha Magneto brothers Alpha_betic and O The Great for new single Headless Horseman. It’s a sinister joint with hardbody production from Shadow Magnetic and raw bar trade. Menacing melody with sick drum kicks. Sheesh! Gotta love the high energy on this joint. Bar game is nasty! Bodies were caught or […]

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Apollo Brown Drops a Serious Love Letter to Hip Hop Masses titled “Sincerely, Detroit”

Noted producer Apollo Brown drops a mega project titled Sincerely, Detroit. The project consists of 56 electrifying emcees such as Elzhi, V Stylez, Aztek The Barfly, Guilty Simpson, Boog Brown, Fatt Father, Illa J, Kid Vishis, Supa Emcee and many many more! That’s a monumental task to take on. However, the project was masterfully executed. […]

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Shabaam Sahdeeq & J57 Recruit DV Alias Khryst & J Hood for Murderous “Man Down” Joint

Shabaam Sahdeeq drops another single from upcoming Precious Stones project which is solely produced by J57, This time around he enlists some heavy spitters DV Alias Khryst and J Hood for “Man Down“. High impact verses over the pulsating track. Each artist delivers brazen bars over the boom bap hit. The artwork by Kris Blade […]

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David Bars Releases New Single “Beat The Odds” Produced By & Featuring DJ Premier

The legendary D.I.T.C. crew has long been one of Hip-Hop’s most influential crews.  Over the course of the last two decades, both collectively and individually, its core members have created some of the genre’s most timeless and iconic music. Today, the D.I.T.C. crew begins to usher in a new era and does so by introducing […]

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JSWISS Is “In Time” With New Single Featuring Daru Jones & Jermaine Holmes

“In Time” is a brand new new single from JSWISS featuring drummer Daru Jones (Jack White, Pete Rock & The Soul Brothers, Th1rt3en – with Pharoahe Monch & Marcus Machado) and singer Jermaine Holmes (of D’Angelo & The Vanguard). It’s an equal parts Hip-Hop and soul blend about how with patience and consistency, all of […]

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Squeegie O & P Souloist Release Chilling “Kabrina” Single (Exclusive Listen)

“Kabrina” is the second single from artist Squeegie O and producer P Souloist off their forthcoming project entitled F.N.T.G (From Niggaz To Godz). On this record we hear Squeegie O digging into his lyrical stockpile to address his views on new music being delivered to the masses over a chilling P Souloist beat. This record […]

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Westside Gunn Announces ‘HWH7’ & Releases New Single “Kool G” With Benny & Conway

Griselda’s (Westside Gunn, Conway The Machine & Benny The Butcher) ascension, both collectively and individually is palpable.  From their inauspicious Buffalo roots, to signing with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation and Eminem and Shady Records, the Griselda juggernaut has created a real and sustaining moment.  That movement is unified, authentic, raw, unfiltered, vivid and raw.  And there […]

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Premiere: Asun Eastwood & Vago Present “Wordly Ways” Video

Asun Eastwood is taking us on a new visual journey with his latest joint, “Wordly Ways”. This is the first single from his upcoming LP,  Sewer Science, with producer Vago. Starting out with some previous video clips, this is a continuous storyline that began with last year’s “Verified Account,” which we premiered as well. Followed by “Disposal,” which dropped in February this […]

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Premiere: “Ain’t No Time To Rest” When Onyx & Snowgoons Connect

When super forces combine, you can expect worlds to burst. Onyx and the Snowgoons team up with Dope D.O.D. to unveil their powers with the visual for their new single, Ain’t No Time To Rest! The video resembles a Steven King type horror movie. It was filmed in Berlin/Germany and Groningen/Netherlands, which is Dope D.O.D’s hometown. The song is taken off the forthcoming Onyx & Snowgoons SNOWMADS album, which will be available November […]

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Interview with SCVTTERBRVIN

Cali, San Diego emcee/beat-maker/sometime battler & label honcho SCVTTERBRVIN out of his mind, on another plane, trippin’ or on some other ish, just don’t call him stagnant. Currently he is promoting his forthcoming album The Acid Atheist, which dropped via his own Red Lotus Klan (Tha God Fahim, Sleep Sinatra) label today. In addition to his […]

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Planet Asia & Milano Constantine Join Forces on “Milano Medallions” (Video)

Head to Harlem’s famous Apollo Theater with the Cali-meets-New York tag team of Planet Asia & Milano Constantine in their fly new video for “Milano Medallions.”. The single stems from their forthcoming project, DJ Enyoutee Presents the Planet Asia & Milano Constantine EP. The EP is helmed by DJ Enyoutee, a member of the rap […]

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Smoke DZA & Benny the Butcher Slaughter ‘Statue of Limitations’ Entirely Produced By Pete Rock

All I have to say is “wow”! Statue of Limitations is an absolute aggressive gripping banger! So much fire on one project. Smoke DZA and Benny the Butcher are killing it with this EP. Of course when you have an iconic producer like Pete Rock the soundscape is going to be savage! Six sizzling singles with features […]

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Diamond D Recruits David Banner, Edson Sean & Big Rec For Barbaric “Bodied” Visual

Legendary hip hop producer/artist Diamond D has been releasing a slew of vibrant visuals from his hit album Diam Piece 2. This time around he blesses us with one of the hardest joints titled Bodied, which features the iconic David Banner, Big Rec and Edson Sean. The stellar shots were captured by Tommy Nova. The […]

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Jae Hussle & Kidd Called Quest Drop “The Streets Raised Me” Featuring Curt Laisi & El Ay

We have some new heat from Kidd Called Quest & Jae Hussle‘s project titled Reflections. The sizzling single is titled The Streets Raised Me featuring Curt Laisi and El Ay and is a spinoff of Mobb Deep’s “Streets Raised Me” track from their Murda Muzik album. It’s a hardcore melody with charismatic yet commanding flow over pulsating […]

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Gang Starr Drop New Single “Bad Name” + Announce Album Title & Release

After thrilling their hardcore fans with a new single “Family and Loyalty” and its accompanying video, the legendary duo Gang Starr delivers the sophomore single titled “Bad Name” while detailing their new upcoming album aptly titled One Of The Best Yet. “Bad Name” once again shows the incomparable chemistry between DJ Premier and Guru (RIP) […]

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Stalley, Evidence, Nottz, Khrysis and More Join Big Cousin on Debut EP, ‘Blue Money’ (EP/Video Available Now)

“The EP is about grinding no matter what the circumstance is to get what you want in life. These are my thoughts, my perspective, and how I made it through to get where I’m at now.” — Big Cousin on his new EP, Blue Money With raw, real-life rhymes and an incredible ear for production, […]

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BlabberMouf Releases New “Resonate” Video

Welcome to BlabberMoufs 4th solo album! The saga continues with more rhymes and beats, while evolution is made! It’s Blabber at his best on beats by SQB from Santiago De Chile and they Ain’t Backin’ Down! Special Edition Vinyl Preorder: https://bit.ly/2TyTyRS Digital Stream & Download: Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2m3iHbm Apple Music: https://apple.co/2L5MPfG Amazon: https://amzn.to/2KJjd7F Rhyme chains you won’t believe, uptempo tracks that will move your hip and nod your […]

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Kool G Rap, Royal Flush & Neek the Exotic Join DJ Kut One on “Welcome to Violence”

Melbourne’s up and coming Boom bap specialist, Kut One connects with three kings from Queens on his sinister new banger, “Welcome to Violence,”which stars Neek the Exotic ripping the beat alongside Kool G Rap and Royal Flush. Audiomack • SoundCloud • Spotify Anyone who’s up on Neek’s work over the past two decades is already […]

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XP the Marxman & IceRocks Sets the Bar High in Opulent “Steel Hearts” Visual Featuring Big Twins

XP the Marxman has been taking the underground hip hop scene by storm with his latest project Nomad. He just released visuals to one of my favorite joints titled Steel Hearts featuring hip hop heavyweight Big Twins. The production is pulsating unabashed boom bap. The soundtrack was created by stand out beat-smith IceRocks. XP never […]

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Radamiz’s New Album ‘Nothing Changes If Nothing Changes’ Now Available Via Payday Records & New Lyric Video

“Bringing New York back” is a phrase to describe rappers restoring the grittiness of the ‘90s, steeped in lyricism and storytelling without compromising their sound for a mainstream hit. For Radamiz, a skilled battle rapper and artist from Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, he’s taken those core elements of hip-hop and modernized them, possessing a fresh, throwback flow. […]

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Dark Lo’s New Album ‘American Made’ Now Available & New “Ripped Apart” Video Featuring Benny The Butcher

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 hop. […]

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“Lookout” for the New Homeboy Sandman Featuring Your Old Droog & Quelle Chris

Picasso claimed that the purpose of art is to wash the “dust of daily life off our souls.” Homeboy Sandman asks on Dusty, “Why would I complain when I’m alive making art?” In the course of his Mello Music debut, the Queens virtuoso answers himself with 15 soul-assessing confessionals that sweep the entropy and daily static, […]

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Griff/Scorcese Release “Bobby Heenan Dreams” Featuring Jamal Gasol

Dream Team: A Stokely Hathaway Joint is a collaborative project from producer Jason Griff, Rapper Scorcese Lorde Jones, and wrestling manager and 1996 Source Award Winner Stokely Hathaway. Originally a commissioned mixtape, Dream Team morphed into a full-scale album, marrying our shared loved for dope samples, great raps, and obscure wrestling references. While Stokely has moved on to […]

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Homeboy Sandman Drops New Video For “Far Out” & Announces East Coast Tour Dates

“Take a peek inside the dossier of a recluse who ain’t gonna pretend a serving size is a teaspoon.” At the beginning of the summer, your favorite lyricist announced his signing to Mello Music Group.  Now, as the summer is coming to an end, Homeboy Sandman is ready to officially announce his debut Mello Music […]

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Kcirrem, Sonny Blanco & Ray Swoope Drop Dope “David Robinson” Single

Chicago hip hop artists Kcirrem, Sonny Blanco and Ray Swoope collaborate to drop some official heat with David Robinson single produced by Brootal Productions. The guys definitely hit a slam dunk with this sizzling single. I’m feeling the energetic raw vibe of this gritty banger. Hot bars over a stellar track! The trio body this track with […]

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Greve aka Freddy Krypthyk Enlists DV Alias Khryst & REKS For New “Eternal” Single

After many collaborations with international artists, Italian emcee and beatmaker Greve a.k.a. Freddy Krypthyk presents his first production album – ETERNAL. Stream first single “ETERNAL” featuring REKS & D.V. Alias Khryst Eternal also features: Termanology / El Da Sensei (Artifact) / Smoothe Da Hustler / Ruste Juxx / Shabaam Sahdeeq / Verbal Kent / UG of Cella Dwellas / Halfcut […]

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Black Moon Arises with New “Black Moon Rise” Video – Produced by Da Beatminerz

A New Moon Rises! After recently celebrating the 25th Anniversary of their landmark debut, Enta da Stage, Black Moon’s evolution has come full circle as they take it back to the essence with their new fully formed reunion album, Rise Of Da Moon, which finds the group’s original members (Buckshot & 5 ft) all in […]

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Ketch P Recruits Bubba Rock & Rim for “Middle Finger Trophies” Single

Middle Finger Music has been dropping non-stop heat this year. They are back at it with emerging artist Ketch P. He has recruited Bubba Rock and Rim Da Villin for sizzling Middle Finger Trophies single. The pounding production was created by Blizzard. Gotta love when Detroit enters the hip hop arena. They always bring their ‘A’ game. Definitely […]

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Premiere: Aswad Mikal, Sheek Louch + Dread Child Are Grading Rappers on “Report Card”

It’s “Report Card” time as we premiere this new joint from Poconos Mountain rhyme assassins Aswad Mikal and Dread Child (collectively known as The Knotz) along with legendary LOX spitter, Sheek Louch. Featuring production from DWIL, cuts by Streezy (and mix courtesy of the legendary Vinny Idol) the trio spazz out on some battle bars […]

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Premiere: Starvin B & Discourse Are “Forever Queens” In Their New Video

In regards to the independent Hip Hop scene, Starvin B is one of the illest emcees ever to come out of Queens, NY. He crossed paths with Melbourne, Australia based producer/DJ/designer, Discourse, which resulted in the making of an upcoming album, Forever Queens. As an avid supporter of Starvin B’s work, the opportunity to cover […]

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Positive K “Xclusive” Single

Vetted Hip Hop pioneer Positive K ends the summer with the new hit single “Xclusive”, available on major digital platforms. K delivers about three minutes of ‘xclusive’ quotable wordplay, from beginning to end. Everything about the versed emcee is ‘xclusive’ from his music to his kicks, to his mojo. “Tracks I be reppin on string […]

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D Prime 215 “State Ya Biz” Video

Acclaimed Philly artist D Prime 215 releases visuals for “State Ya Biz”, with production and cuts by J.Depina and legendary DJ Soulbuck. The record is the lead single off Prime’s second EP titled Sacred Mantra. The skilled emcee takes pride in his unique blend of ‘golden era’ sounds and modern twists, and “State Ya Biz” is […]

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Premiere: Eddie Kaine Delivers Vicious Visuals for “This Is What I Do” Featuring Rim Da Villin

Eddie Kaine drops new visuals for “This is What I Do” featuring hip hop phenom Rim Da Villin off his hot album Aruku. I love this joint especially the hook. Outdoor shots of the dazzling duo spitting heavy bars over a melodic production. Always the perfect urban backdrop with their crew to create that hip hop […]

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Premiere: TheRealSkitso Drops “Cards I’ve Dealt” Video

High Heat Records artist TheRealSkitso is back with new visuals for “Cards I’ve Dealt“, from his EP, The Experiment with Frank Grimes. For this track, Skitso was the emcee, as well as the producer. The video was directed by Brett Mike Media, whose cinematic approach matched the somber vibe of the song. In the beginning, Skitso is seen driving in the […]

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Premiere: Napoleon the Legend Releases Riveting ‘King of the North Star’ Album + “Yuria’s Heart” Video

We have some new heat from underground favorite Napoleon Da Legend with King of the North Star. Upbeat abstract Japanese anime inspired boom bap. Creativity and unique flavor that leaves you wanting more. I’m thoroughly impressed by this invigorating project. Bold and far from the usual mundane sounds in hip hop. This is soul stirring, high […]

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The Good People “Sidewalk Barbecue” Video Featuring A-F-R-O & Termanology

The Good People link with A-F-R-O and Termanology for a classic summer hit titled “Summer Barbecue” off their latest “The Summer EP.” The Good People are famed for their authentic, NY Hip Hop flow and sharp, fresh rhymes. What better way to celebrate that than a ‘sidewalk barbecue’. Who needs red carpets when the due […]

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Conway The Machine Featuring Benny The Butcher & Westside Gunn on “Tito’s Back”

“The kid with the twisted face is the new face of Shady.” His meteoric ascension aside, it’s miraculous that Conway is even still alive, much less the new face of Eminem’s Shady Records.  After suffering a bullet to the back of the head in 2012, the gnarly incident changed the technical way he rhymed, prompting […]

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Skyzoo & Pete Rock Recruit Benny The Butcher, Conway The Machine, Westside Gunn & Elzhi on “Eastern Conference All-Stars”

Retropolitan is as New York as ordering a chopped cheese sandwich and a Backwoods while being watched by a bodega cat. It’s a crowded and delayed 4 train clattering into the Crown Heights-Utica Avenue station, a dollar slice, a yellow cab, a killer crossover at The Rucker, a busted fire hydrant in the summer with […]

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Yellow Balaclava & 80Hrtz Recruits R.O.T, Muggz on Drugz, Tay Dayne for “Renegade (Anarchy in N.Y.C)” Single

We have another one in the chamber. Yellow Balaclava has been supplying us with hit after hit over the summer. He’s back with another sizzling single featuring R.O.T, Muggz on Drugz and Tay Dayne to get fans fired up titled Renegade (Anarchy in N.Y.C) The hardcore production from 80Hrtz sounds epic with the lyrics from […]

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Ketch P Enlists Paradime & Guilty Simpson To Serve Up “Death Soup” Single

Ketch P always dominates on his tracks. The latest single isn’t any different. It’s the third single from his upcoming project Gift Certificate. The single is titled Death Soup and this time around Ketch P recruits raw spitters Paradime and Guilty Simpson. The heavy bar exchange and stimulating sound are the makings of a hot […]

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Snotty & Influence Release Invigorating ‘New York Belgian Ale’ EP

I had the pleasure of reviewing emerging hip hop artist Snotty‘s latest project titled New York Belgian Ale produced solely by rising beat-maker Influence. I’m impressed by the sick production and bold bars and bravado from Snotty in his lyrics! Gotta love the energy and personality that shines through on this hardcore hip hop soundtrack. […]

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Body Bag Ben Drops ‘The Season’

If there’s someone who could bring top notch rhymers together for a full album, it’s Body Bag Ben. The Cali beat maker enlisted a solid lineup featuring some of the illest emcees of the non-commercial scene. These names include: Daniel Son, Estee Nack, Ca$ablanca, Sauce Heist, Rome Streetz, Rigz, Ace Cannons, Jay Royale, SmooVth, J-Scienide, […]

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Devante Myles & Shabaam Sahdeeq Drop Animated “In the Booth” Visual

Devante Myles drops visuals for In the Booth featuring hip hop icon Shabaam Sahdeeq. The song is from his upcoming project 2090’s. The riveting track was produced Zero Productions. The animated video is truly entertaining and full of creativity. Each moment more captivating than the last. The characters looks just like our artists. I love […]

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DZ the Unknown Recruits Celph Titled, M-Dot, Esoteric & Big Shug For “Thunder Slap” Track Produced by C-Lance

DZ the Unknown enlists individuals from some powerhouse hip hop institutions to bring us this hardcore joint Thunder Slap. I’m talking about Demigodz, EMS, Gang Starr and Czarface. There’s no doubt the star power has with Celph Titled, M-Dot, Big Shug and Esotercic. The banger was produced by C-Lance who is known for creating some […]

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King Coldpack & Free Mind Hit Hard with “Iron Fist, Velvet Glove”

Hip hop artist King Coldpack links with hot producer Free Mind for Iron Fist Velvet Glove. The pulsating project features some sick spitters in underground hip hop such as Lord Juco, Ice Lord, Huey P, Capone, Vindetta. The fusion of King Coldpack’s engrossing lyricism accompanied by Free Mind’s masterful music composition is sonically dope. This is […]

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Lord Juco Fires Off in “Fatbar” Single Produced by The Standouts

Lord Juco recently released White Walls EP produced by super beat creators The Standouts. The project features Sully Nomad, Skelz, Lord Apex and DJ Dubplates. The sound is iconic on the single Fatbar. Lord Juco spits witty banter with tenacity and loads of personality. He organically attracts listeners with his lyrical abilities, confident cadence and bold […]

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Blabbermouf “Aint Backin’ Down” Video

First video single for the upcoming BlabberMouf album Aint Backin‘ Down releasing September 27th 2019 via Vinyl Digital. This video was filmed in the Quilicura and Renca neighborhoods in Santiago De Chile. Watch Now https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-M4SBn1Oeu0&feature=youtu.be Welcome to BlabberMoufs 4th solo album! The Saga continues with more rhymes, more beats, while evolution is made! It’s Blabber at it’s best on beats by SQB from Santiago De […]

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Termanology x Dame Grease “Black Mask” Featuring Sheek Louch, Fame & Wais P

On September 13th, Temanology and Dame Grease their debut ‘Set In Stone‘ album and will be available on all major platforms. Pre-order Termanology x Dame Grease ‘Black Mask’ here on Apple Music The first release “Black Mask” features Sheek Louch, Fame of M.O.P, and Wais P.  The monstrous crew pull down their ‘black masks’ and unleash three […]

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Tristate & Dirty Diggs Delivers ‘Illustrious Tablets’ EP + New “Digital Diary” Video

Tristate recruits Dirty Diggs for new Illustrious Tablets EP, which features spitters like Planet Asia, Big Twins, Godfather Pt.3, Rasco, Rogue Venom, Mike Ant and Killa Kali and production by Oh No, Alchemist, and of course Dirty Diggs. The first single “Digital Diary” is produced by Oh No and is filled with precision bar crafting like “high potent dosage of dangerous dialog […]

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Hip Hop Legend Professor Daddy-O Releases Riveting New Project ‘From My Hood 2 U’ + New Video

Hip hop legend Professor Daddy O of the iconic group Stetsasonic drops a bold body of work in his latest project From My Hood 2 U! I had the honor of getting an exclusive listen and I was floored! The album consists of 15 fiery, power-packed tracks. The line up crazy. The Features include R.A. […]

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Shabaam Sahdeeq & J57 Cut the Competition with “Razor Sharp Vernacular” Featuring Born Unique & Tristate

Shabaam Sahdeeq just released captivating visuals from two joints off his hit album Timeless of The Collection. He has an upcoming project solely produced ill beat-smith J57 slated to be released this year. The name of the epic project hasn’t been disclosed as of yet. The fiery first single Razor Sharp Vernacular features heavy spitters […]

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Premiere: Skanks The Rap Martyr & Kyo Itachi “Unapologetic” LP

NY’s unnerving emcee/producer duo, Skanks The Rap Martyr and Kyo Itachi, debut their collaborative “Unapologetic” album.  The 14-track album represents thorough NY Hip Hop, with treacherous, hard-hitting wordplay.  Bar for bar Skanks delivers ‘unapologetic’ lyrics that define his martyr ego. Stream Skanks The Rap Martyr x Kyo Itachi ‘Unapologetic’ here on Bandcamp The ‘Intro’ mixed with […]

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Yellow Balaclava Enlists King David Beatz & Lupus Dei for “Blind Fury” Single

Yellow Balaclava releases another heat rock from King David Beatz and Lupus Dei titled “Blind Fury“. Always an amazing listening experience to remember when Yellow orchestrates the production. The artwork is always visually appealing. I love to see the art concepts that are in sync with the music. The beat is gritty and rugged. Bar game is stellar […]

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Premiere: Shabaam Sahdeeq Releases Remarkable Visuals for “It’s A Must/Freedom”

Shabaam Sahdeeq dropped riveting Timeless of the Collection album last year, which was a hit! Today he is releasing a double feature video for “It’s a Must” produced by DJ Ready Cee which features Planet Asia and Milano Constantine who don’t appear in the video. And then he ends it with the powerful visual for “Freedom” produced by […]

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Dfonk Recriuts the Legendary Smif N Wessun for Latest “IMOM (In Memory of Marvin)” Single

Brooklyn based Hip Hop legends Tek and Steele, from the dynamic duo Smif-N-Wessun team up with Belgian recording instrumentalist dFonk! First release of the song “Seasons” dropped on the 4th of July. The EP/single contains four versions (interpretations) of the recording session. One for each “season”. The song is released by dFonkmusic and is available […]

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Supastition’s Proceeds From ‘Sacrifice EP’ Go To a Good Cause

After taking a long hiatus after the release of Gold Standard and a strenuous 60+ city U.S. tour, Supastition returns with the self-produced Sacrifice EP. The project features guest appearances from Blueprint and Yamin Semali as well as scratches from DMC Germany champion DJ Robert Smith. The project speaks on everything from learning to sacrifice […]

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Benny The Butcher Announces Roc Nation Deal & Releases First Video, “5 To 50” From ‘The Plugs I Met’

Griselda’s own Benny The Butcher released his Tana Talk 3 project in the winter of 2018, the album was produced entirely by Griselda mainstay Daringer and Alchemist and included appearances from his Griselda/Shady Records label-mates Westside Gunn and Conway and Royce 5’9” and Meyhem Lauren. TT3 peaked at #4 on Apple’s Hip-Hop chart upon its […]

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Murs & 9th Wonder’s “The Iliad Is Dead And The Odyssey Is Over” Mini Movie

This past March marked the fifteenth anniversary of Murs & 9th Wonder’s partnership, as their debut collaborative project, Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition (which was released on Def Jux) exceptional introduction laid the groundwork for the strong bond that has been cultivated since and also for a lot of great music. Over the course of […]

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Rel McCoy’s ‘A Different Crown’ Explores Love, Fear, Trust, Joy, Pain, Triumph & Everything that Comes In Between

In this life, many of us live for the pursuit of recognition in its many forms. Medals. Cups. Trophies. We often feel that they are the only form of validation for our work and passion. But what about the accolades that defy temporary law and last forever? Stream/Buy Here For his debut album on Illect […]

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Thorough & Crazy Beats P are “Inspired” in New Visual

Rising artist Thorough drops visuals for track titled “Inspired” produced by hot beat-smith Crazy Beats P. It’s yet another feel good joint that packs a punch off their critically acclaimed Cassette Tape Malfunction project. The production from Crazy Beats is always impressive. The chemistry between the duo is powerful. The song is hardcore with a mesmerizing […]

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Miskeen Haleem & Iron Lungz Release “Hall of Fame” Project Produced by The Agent

Underground hip hop heavyweights Miskeen Haleem links with Iron Lungz to knock out the competition with Hall of Fame project. The collaboration is produced entirely by The Agent. The project consists of 7 savage joints. The duo deliver hard-hitting bars over the brazen boom bap soundscape. The standout joints are “Clay” and “Smokin’ Joe”. The art […]

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Onaje Jordan Enlists General Back Pain, Killy Shoot & O The Great on “Thoro to Euros” Joint

The Home Team Empire has been bum rushing the underground scene with amazing content. Onaje Jordan has aligned some groundbreaking talent in this latest installment. He recruited home team crew members General Backpain, Killy Shoot and also added Alpha Magneto’s member O The Great to mix things up a bit. The trio deliver immaculate flow […]

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The Prxspect Presents Jamil Honesty & Snotty for Wild “We Out’chea” Single

Underground hip hop sensation Jamil Honesty drops some summer heat called “We Out’Chea” featuring Snotty produced by The Prxspect. This joint is major! Gotta love the consistency in the quality of music we’ve been getting from Jamil. It’s refreshing to hear hip hop that stays true to the culture, but has an evolved sound. Jamil and […]

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“Watch Yo Back” When Diamond D Recruits Boot Camp’s Buckshot, General Steele & Rockness Monsta For Latest Video

Diamond D’s highly acclaimed album Diam Piece 2 is a hip hop masterpiece. The hip hop icon has been on a mission to create visuals for every joint on this star studded project. The latest visual “Watch Yo Back” features Boot Camp Clik Generals – Buckshot, General Steele and Rockness Monsta. The legendary D.I.T.C. producer created the […]

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Borvoe Mc Midnite Releases Visual for Soulful Single “Haste”

Borvoe McMidnite returns with a smooth jazz infused melodic audible boom bap delight titled “Haste”. The emcee always comes with a refreshing and unique sound. This time he gives us cunningly crafted wordplay. Cool cadence and personality are the theme. Borvoe spits eloquently.   The visual is classy eye catching and aesthetically pleasing. Less is more […]

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Innocent? Drops New Track “I Continue” Produced By Jason Famous Beats

After a brief hiatus, Innocent? is back with new music. We should have known one of the hardest working people in hip hop was cooking up new projects. He serves an appetizer with sizzling single titled “I Continue” with upbeat production from hot beat creator Jason Famous Beats. Innocent? always gives us mellow demeanor with gritty […]

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Supergroup Alpha Magneto Returns with “Rise of Magnus” Project

Alpha Magneto has been heating up the charts with hot music lately. They released yet another project titled Rise of Magnus. Alpha Betic, O The Great and Shadow Magnetic’s chemistry is beyond dope. The crew creates some authentic boom bap that’s refreshing to listen to. The project consists of 7 bangin’ joints, a bonus track, and one feature from Morgan Caldwell. […]

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Ras Kass Hits Masses with “Grammy Speech” Over Diamond D Produced Banger (Video)

Ras Kass drops sick new visual for fiery single titled “Grammy Speech” from his upcoming album Soul On Ice 2. The song was produced by the legendary hip hop icon Diamond D. The cinematic soundscape is a melodic, yet menacing masterpiece. Razzy’s delivery is stellar. The wordplay is rugged and eloquently executed. When we asked […]

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Ca$ablanca & Kyo Itachi Lick Shots with “Gun in the Airport” Single

Ca$ablanca and Kyo Itachi release heat rock with latest joint titled “Gun in the Airport”. Kyo Itachi creates a unique soundscape with Middle East undertones and heavy drum kicks. Casablanca gives us witty wordplay and dynamic delivery. The duo sounds incredible together. I hope to hear more music from them collaboratively.   The art struck me […]

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Lateb & Oblivious Are “W.O.K.E.” In Their Latest Video

Massachusetts hip-hop duo Lateb and Oblivious drop off the second visual from their upcoming W.O.K.E. project produced by Mass’s heavyweight Jon Glass (Token, Joyner Lucas, M-Dot). “W.O.K.E.” has an eerie allure and a more mellow sound than their previous records. The title track features Lateb singing on the hook in between verses about achieving your goals […]

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Joell Ortiz Is The “Captain” On Newly Produced Track by The Heatmakerz

Brooklyn’s Joell Ortiz started on none other than Dr. Dre’s Aftermath label and built a huge buzz in the industry. He’s worked with legends like Just Blaze among others. He then signed to Shady Records as ¼ of the super-group Slaughterhouse. He’s worked with Hip-Hop titans Eminem, Busta Rhymes, Jadakiss, Akon, and Big Daddy Kane. […]

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Rawdec Delivers “The Product” In Latest Video

Rawdec has been building his brand Undisputed Entertainment since 2017 after performing alongside numerous artists like Sean Strange, Snowgoons, Snak The Ripper, Afu-Ra, PMD – just to name a few. Stream/Buy Here On his latest album entitled Ascension classic Boom Bap Beats meet newschool flavors to end up in a reliable taste & features Sean Strange (NY), The Jokerr (LA), Marka (LA) & 3.W.M (CH). “The Product” is the third video […]

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Boom Bap Queen Bahamadia Releases Remarkable New Video Titled “We Here”

There’s been lots of talk about females in hip hop lately. Controversy was surely struck up when hip hop icon Jermaine Dupri commented that females in hip hop create “stripper” music. The legendary Bahamadia recently dropped powerful visuals with bold, yet simple message: “We Here”. Female emcees with lyrical prowess are often overshadowed by the […]

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F.E.B. (Four Elements & Beyond) Present “The New” (Video)

F.E.B. delivers the first single, “The New”, from their forthcoming album, ‘Brush Strokes’. The song features Freak Tha Monsta, Miggs Son Daddy and MothaBug proving that their creative expressions are both modern and reflections of past influences. “The New” will have you tapping your foot to Freak’s groovy production, including live bass by Jeff DeRosa. […]

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BigBob’s “Cause For Concern” with Mic Handz, Milano Constantine & LDonTheCut is a Problem (Video)

Imagine your favorite rappers from New York in an episode of LAW & ORDER and you fundamentally have the visuals for “CAUSE FOR CONCERN” featuring Def Squad’s own Mic Handz & Milano Constantine of DITC. It should comes as no surprise that a place like New York City can conjure such deep emotion and crime […]

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Apokalips The Archangel Drops “Almost Took An ‘L'” Single

Top Shelf Muzik and Apokalips The Archangel are back with the 8th release off  the forthcoming album ‘The End of Days.’  The personal, tumultous single “Almost Took An ‘L’” is produced by Mr Jack. Stream/Purchase ‘Almost Took An ‘L’ on preferred digital platform  The Queens thoroughbred takes listeners through a horrific yet heroic journey. Through […]

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Premiere: THEM Recordings Presents Decaf Black’s ‘The Compilation’ EP

THEM Recordings announce the release of Decaf Black’s EP, ‘The Compilation’ executively produced by LyteHeadStudios. Decaf Black enlists fellow top-notch emcees including Keith Murray, Planet Asia, Mic Handz, Rockness Monsta, S.C. Static, Skanks The Rap Martyr, and Justice & Lyric Black to deliver havoc on his new 7-track EP ‘The Compilation.’ Black also links with Supreme Da Almighty and […]

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Kyo Itachi & Skanks The Rap Martyr Drop Gritty “Gypsy Dance” Video Featuring Milez Grimez

The trio return with another banger! Skanks The Rap Martyr and Milez Grimez spit venomous bars fluidly over this fire production from Kyo Itachi. The song is titled “Gypsy Dance” and the guys give us an engaging video. The song itself hardcore but the visuals take it to the next level. There’s belly dancing graffiti back […]

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Milano Constantine & Showbiz Take Us on a Journey with ‘Boulevard Author’ Project

Milano Constantine is back! This time he blesses us with production from the legendary Showbiz of D.I.T.C. and a new album fresh out the oven titled Boulevard Author. Milano paired up with Showbiz to provide us with smooth, hardcore elegance. Constantine paints vivid scenes with his bars from street tales. He elaborates on how he overcame his brush […]

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Pounds Drops Tough ‘T.O.N.Y.’ Project

Soaring underground hip hop heavy weight Pounds releases hot new album T.O.N.Y. The project consists of 8 sick tracks worth features from Dwayne Collins, Crimeapple, Daniel Son, Bodega Bamz and Sonny Bamboo. The production was created by Northlake, Eto, Spitzwell, Polo Keung, Bishop, Max Marciano, and Kennedy Krills. The project is a dynamic body of work with […]

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Yellow Balaclava & Whatamess Paint Vivid Scenarios in ‘Long Verses With Art’ Album

Yellow Balaclava and Whatamess team up to create a masterpiece. The project is titled Long Verses With Art. This colorful collaboration is a hard body boom bap soundscape. The production ranges from a host of underground beat-smiths. There are seven sizzling joints on there. Everyone one of them is fire. However the standout  tracks are […]

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XP The Marxman Releases Hardbody “Sincere Leader” EP + “Microwave Money” Visuals

Los Angeles underground hip hop artist XP The Marxman been rocking out for twenty years. The seasoned vet is hitting the masses with warm up EP Sincere Leader. It’s solely produced by Slide Beats. Tracks include “Pest Control”, “CAPS”, “Fortune Teller”, “Microwave Money”, “Sincere Leader” and “Boss Goonz” as a bonus track! It’s quite an explosive […]

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Alpha Magneto Unleash “Ultimate” Single

The thrilling trio Alpha Magneto are keeping us supplied with bangers! This time the supergroup drops Ultimate single.Thunderous drum kicks, sonic boom bap production created by burgeoning beatsmith Shadow Magnetic. AlphaBetic and O the Great give us cleverly crafted lyricism with a rugged aggressive flow. Alpha Magneto’s sound is evolving. I’m loving it’s direction. Listen […]

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Lyric Jones Serves Up Visuals For “Fettuccine” Single

Lyric Jones releases first single  “Fettuccine”  off forthcoming collaborative project Acquired Taste, with producer Giallo Point. “Fettuccine Alfredo dishes are known for being heavy and leaves you full. It’s a very dense dish. That’s how I’m coming at cats with these bars on this…HEAVY”. -Lyric Jones Lyric lays naysayers theory and craze claiming female rappers hold […]

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Home Team Empire Drops “No Shinebox” Featuring Whatamess & Killy Shoot Produced by Onaje Jordan

Home Team Empire keeps supplying us with heat! This time it’s “No Shinebox (Mount Greenwood Hash Killers)” – a dope joint from Whatamess & Killy Shoot produced by Onaje Jordan. It’s their signature hardcore grimy rap. Alluring production accompanied by powerful delivery and witty wordplay. Home Team always brings A1 sound to the masses. The summer […]

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Kyo Itachi & Milez Grimez Recruit Skanks The Rap Martyr For “Sounds Like Villains” Video

Kyo Itachi creates sinister sounding production for latest visual “Sounds like Villains” starring Milez Grimez and Skanks the Rap Martyr. This joint is fuego and comes off of Milez Grimez’s Carnage album! The melody is menacing with a barbaric exchange of lyrics from these two high powered spitters. The video was shot by Mo Stafford. The […]

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Whatson Recruits M-Dot & Revalation (EMS) For Riveting “Jump Start” Video

M–Dot and Revalation of EMS keep the heat coming with their latest installment “Jump Start”. The song was produced by Germany’s own Whatson and is the lead video-single from his upcoming studio album [TBA] featuring Conway, Big Twins [Infamous Mobb], Lou Hefner, Da Flyy Hooligan, Morlockk Dilemma and more.. The track is explosive. While on their European Tour […]

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Ren Thomas & Mickey Factz Tell “The Tale of Two Renegades” (Video)

Last month Ren Thomas dropped an EP called Lost & Found, produced entirely by Nef. Keeping the ball rolling, he has a visual for “The Tale of Two Renegades” featuring his fellow lyrical comrade, Mickey Factz. They appear alongside Nef in the video, which was shot in Washington Heights by DufflebagMack. Both emcees are straightforward, delivering superior bar game. This is a great joint to check […]

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Mxnxpxly Family Drops “Hush” Video

NY trio, John Jigg$, M.O.U.F, and Rockwelz of Mxnxpxly Family are back with another dose of ‘earmilk’ with their latest single, “Hush.” “Hush” available on Apple Music The dominating Hip Hop group deliver tight, reflective lyrics to remind naysayers of their grind to shine. M.O.U.F, who’s notoriously known as ‘the voice of the gutter’, embodies […]

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Clark Connoisseurs (Supreme Cerebral X Eloh Kush) Link Up with Planet Asia for “Rock Candy” Visuals

Clark Connoisseurs (Eloh Kush and Supreme Cerebral) are set to drop highly anticipated collaboration today! What a way to kick off the release of fiery new project with sick visuals for heavy track “Rock Candy”. The track features Fresno’s finest Planet Asia. Clypto laced the production. The video shows our Clark Connoisseurs spitting heavy bar game rocking […]

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Ketch P Drops “Doap Pusher”

Middle Finger Music artist Ketch P drops another single from his upcomhg album titled “Doap Pusher” produced by Peace of Mind. The Detroit heavy weight displays his skills over this up-tempo hip hop track. The lyricism is through the roof. His album Gift Certificate will drop soon. Meanwhile enjoy this lit loosie here.  

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Chuck Chan, Jae Hussle & Lupus Dei Verbally Bash Competition With “Tongue Lashes” Single Produced by Onaje Jordan

The Home Team Empire is back at it with new joint “Tongue Lashes” featuring Chuck Chan, Lupus Dei, Jae Hussle with production from Onaje Jordan. It’s a bar extravaganza over pulsating production. The chemistry on this joint is epic. These artists making a mark in underground hip hop I look forward to hearing more music […]

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Rel McCoy & Grimace Love Urge the Listeners to Cease “The Moment”

It’s easy to get caught up in the day to day and neglect to live in the moment. Rel McCoy is back with another single off the forthcoming A Different Crown. “The Moment” features a guest spot from emcee Grimace Love. https://illect.bandcamp.com/album/the-moment Whether you’re beating yourself up over past mistakes or tiptoeing on the cusp […]

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Westside Gunn Drops Illustrious ‘Fly God Is An Awesome God’ Project

Westside Gunn does it again with his latest installment Fly God Is An Awesome God. Expect the signature adlibs and uninhibited lyricism on this banger! The Griselda crew has been consistently dropping heat. The underground hip hop favorites have been dominating. https://music.apple.com/us/album/flygod-is-an-awesome-god/1471016947?mt=1&app=music This project is effortlessly explosive. Soulful, hard hitting production that gives the ultimate […]

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Bobcatt The Legend X Da B.O.Z.-Man Unleash ‘The Underdogs’ EP

Boom bap enthusiasts will enjoy this audible treasure from Bobcatt The Legend and Da B.O.Z.-Man titled The Underdogs. The soundtrack is a always riddled with sick melodic hip hop samples with intense drum kicks. Bobcatt The Legend is a dope producer with layers and a skill set that is extremely competitive yet underrated. https://music.apple.com/ca/album/the-underdogs/1467368375 The […]

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Bun B & Statik Selektah “Concrete” Video Featuring Westside Gunn & Termanology

Bun B and Statik Selektah release visuals for “Concrete” featuring Westside Gunn and Termanology. The track is off the highly acclaimed TrillStatik LP. Bun B & Statik Selektah “TrillStatik” LP stream and review on Weekly Rap Gods The infamous Trill OG invites viewers and listeners into his hood where views of luxury cars ironically blend […]

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Innocent?, Skanks The Rap Martyr & Sauce Money Go Hard on “Hit Me” Produced by Stan Da Man

Another hardbody track produced by Stan Da Man. The joint is called “Hit Me” and features Innocent?, Skanks The Rap Martyr and Sauce Money. The production is a dope spin on a James Brown hit! Some of y’all may recognize it from Nas’ “Where Are They Now?” track. The sick sample is tough. Stan Da […]

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O The Great & Casablanca Collab On “Casa/Le Grand” Single Produced by The Prxspect

Emerging underground artists O the Great and Casablanca join forces to create “Casa/Le Grand” produced by The Prxspect. Riveting, raw, unabashed boom bap. Stellar production with charismatic hardcore lyricism. Both artists have been gracing the hip hop charts. I’m sure all three on this banger will continue to flourish in this industry. Check out “Casa/Le […]

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Chris Rivers Recreates His Father’s (Big Pun) Biggest Videos With “Sincerely Me” Dedication

Chris Rivers has rap royalty coursing thru his veins.  Being the son of the legendary Big Pun may help you get your foot in the door, but it doesn’t promise longevity.  Even though Chris started rapping at a very young age, being the son of one of Hip-Hop’s most beloved artists has undeniably been a […]

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Classified is a “Super Nova Scotian” in New Video

JUNO Award winning, multi-platinum Canadian hip-hop artist and producer Classified is pleased to announce today’s release of his brand new video for “Super Nova Scotian,” the latest video from his full-length album Tomorrow Could Be The Day Things Change. Watch Classified’s “Super Nova Scotian” Video The Nova Scotia native was recently nominated for another JUNO […]

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L.I.F.E. Long Let’s Loose on ‘The Lost Liggy Files’ Project

Underground hip hop artist L.I.F.E. Long unearthed some lost gems on his latest installment The Lost Liggy Files. Three tough tracks titled “Surveillance”, “Escapism” which features Breez Evahflowin and Blacastan, and “Golden Session” which features Akil from Jurassic 5 and Zakee of Pitch Black. https://culturepower45.bandcamp.com/album/lost-liggy-files The pulsating production is created by Shawneci. Supreme cuts by […]

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Rhinoceros Funk, MC WhiteOwl & Yahzeed Set It Off On ‘Sophisticated Savage’

Hip hop officianados Rhinoceros Funk, MC WhiteOwl and Yahzeed drop Sophisticated Savage. The project consists of ten sick tracks featuring the ill trio. The production team is a thorough arsenal of beatsmiths such as FredOnes, Frost Gamble, Bombeardo, Emphatic, Silent Someone, Jakk Wonders, and Wan Skobi.   https://music.apple.com/us/album/sophisticated-savage-feat-rhinoceros-funk-whiteowl/1470001996 Illustrious cuts by FredOnes and DJ Menace. […]

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The Bad Seed & NapsNdreds Dominate on ‘The Return of Biggs X Wayne’ Album

The long awaited collaboration from The Bad Seed and NapsNdreds is here! I’m talking about the shotta inspired project Biggs & Wayne! The duo put a spin on the cult classic with a fresh boom bap soundtrack produced by Kelz With Tha Heat! https://music.apple.com/us/album/the-return-of-biggs-x-wayne/1468872426?mt=1&app=musicVicious bars spewed over venomous beats fused with yard appeal. The album […]

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Premiere: Jamil Honesty & J Scienide Release Blazin’ “Blockah” Visuals

Jamil Honesty‘s Martyr Musik is no doubt one of the hottest albums of the year. It was produced solely by wicked beatsmith Hobgoblin. There are countless underground hits from Jamil’s groundbreaking project. Now he’s back with visuals for “Blockah” video featuring J Scienide. The trio give barbaric bravado and lethal lyricism over regal yet rugged […]

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Asun Eastwood & Onaje Jordan Take Out Their “Enemies”

Asun Eastwood and Onaje Jordan link up again to bring a hot single titled Enemies. The mesmerizing yet gritty melody is an absolute banger! Asun Eastwood comes through with unabashed lyricism per usual. Onaje always bodies the production effortlessly. https://onajejordan1.bandcamp.com/track/enemies I can’t wait to hear full project from this duo. The chemistry is through the […]

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Intel Selektah & MCMXCIV Give Heavy Bar Exchange On “Ask About Me” Single

Intel Selektah and MCMXCIV link up on another thorough track titled “Ask About Me” produced by Chop the Head. Mellow yet pulsating production. The lyricism is witty cocky and brazen. I love the smooth feel with heavy impact. https://music.apple.com/us/album/ask-about-me-feat-mcmxciv-single/1470185820?mt=1&app=music The collaboration from these two is always epic. Salute Chop the Head on dynamic sound and […]

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Modenine & Teck-Zilla Drop “Polymath” Video

First video off the ‘Esoteric Mellow’ joint project between Modenine (RedEyeMuzik ) and Teck-Zilla (Str8 Buttah ). “Polymath” is a bravado-laden track showcasing Modenine’s lyrical proficiency over a hard-hitting backdrop by DJ/Producer Teck-Zilla. The video was shot in various spots in London, UK by D-Black. The 14 track collaborative project “Esoteric Mellow” came out of unreleased […]

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O.C. Releases ‘The O​-​Zone Files: Rare Demos and Unreleased Tracks’ Collection

Massive collection of rare songs, unreleased demos, remixes, mixtape exclusives and freestyles from DITC’s own legendary O.C. With 7 solo and 6 collaborative albums under his belt, Mr. Omar Credle compiles some of his best but hard-to-find work including many classic recordings spanning from his first demo recordings in the early 90’s, all the way […]

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Premiere: TheRealSkitso New Video Shows How You Can Be “Marked For Death”

A few months back we did an interview with Buffalo, NY emcee/producer TheRealSkitso who had just released his debut full-length Shock Treatment on High Heat Records (Falcon Crest, DNTE).  Wasting no time today we are premiering a new video “Marked For Death” from his newest project, The Experiment. “Marked For Death” was produced by Montreal’s […]

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Ras Kass Delivers ‘READY TO Live (An Anthology of Lyricism)’

“Ready To Live” channels the classic Notorious B.I.G. LP with a life-affirming twist and is packed with 18 classics from Ras Kass’ start in 1996 to now. https://raskass.bandcamp.com/album/ready-to-live-an-anthology-of-lyricism Since many casual rap fans don’t realize the depth of Ras Kass repertoire, these selections range from Soul On Ice all the way to Ras’ most recent […]

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Conway The Machine Joins Boogie on Nottz-Laced, “Details”

Fresh off the release of 2019’s Gerald LP, the VA by way of Brooklyn spitter, Boogie is continuing to apply pressure, showing off his lyrical dexterity and penchant for weaving his vibrant, unabashed character into his rhymes. As exemplified throughout his latest cut, “Details,” which tactfully recruits none other than Griselda Records’ own Conway The […]

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Thirstin Howl The 3rd + Sadat X Force-Feed You in “Eat These Bars” Video

Thirstin Howl The 3rd, the Lo-Life General and Sadat X, the God Of The Five-Percent Nation combine forces in new video “Eat These Bars.”  Produced by 3 Ways and Anger Bangers the video was shot in Miami, FL and New York City and has an appearance by heavyweight boxing champion, Shannon Briggs. This is the first single from […]

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Joell Ortiz & Salaam Remi ‘BoxTalk’ EP + “Shake Dat Je’llo” Video

After the release of his collaborative project with Fred The Godson and The Heatmakerz, Joel Ortiz links with producer Salaam Remi for a new EP titled ‘BoxTalk.’ The veteran emcee represents Brooklyn in this 5-track EP, which is heightened in tracks “BoxTalk” and “Brooklyn What.”  He makes reference to both booth work and street work, “I […]

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Marlon Craft’s Controversial View On “Gang Shit” + New ‘Funhouse Mirror’ Album

Marlon Craft opens eyes and ears and rattles America to it’s core in his latest video “Gang Shit”, produced by Arbus Beats. Craft depicts gang life through the psyche of a white cop, a Klan member, and a black gang member. The video begins with a disturbed ‘white’ city cop staring in the mirror as he […]

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The Good People’s “The Summer Ep” Is a Soothing Introduction to the Warmest Season of the Year

After serving us some singles and a solid video for their posse cut “A Night At The Symphony“, The Good People return to the forefront with their brand new project titled ‘The Summer EP’. The duo of MC/DJ Emskee and MC/producer The Saint, team up to gift the fans of hip-hop that good old energy and […]

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Reckonize Real Links with Guilty Simpson on New Single “How It Is” + Preorders for New Album ‘Bridges & Tunnels’

Producer Reckonize Real is preparing for his 5th full-length release titled ‘Bridges & Tunnels ‘ and has assembled talent from across the country including Guilty Simpson (Detroit), Blu (Los Angeles), Rasheed Chappell (New Jersey), The Bad Seed (New York), Nowaah The Flood (Dallas), Jamal Gasol (Niagara Falls), Teek Hall (Detroit), Mayhem of EMS (Boston), Paranom (Massachusetts), amongst others. https://realdeff.com/album/bridges-tunnels In the interim, […]

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O The Great & XP The Marxman Hit a Home Run with “World Series” Single Produced by Shadow Magnetic

Thriving underground hip hop artist O The Great and Shadow Magnetic have been giving us some outstanding music this year. The duo have teamed up with XP The Marxman to give us riveting joint called “World Series”. It’s a good look for hip hop. The dope up-tempo joint produced by Shadow Magnetic is just what […]

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Black Moon Announces Their Return With ‘Rise Of Da Moon’ & New Single “Creep Wit Me”

After recently celebrating the 25th Anniversary of their landmark debut, Enta da Stage, Black Moon’s evolution has come full circle as they take it back to the essence with their new fully formed reunion album, Rise Of Da Moon, which finds the group’s original members (Buckshot & 5 ft) all in tow; with Da Beatminerz […]

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Lex Boogie from the Bronx & Tommy Nova Drop “MTA (Men Talk Assets)” Produced by Tone Beatz

Bronx hip hop heavyweights Lex Boogie from the Bronx and Tommy Nova link on dope track titled MTA ( Men Talk Assets) produced by Tone Beatz. The heat in this track is through the roof. Lex and Tommy always bring A game with the lyricism. I appreciate the brazen delivery and authenticity. Tone Beatz goes […]

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Shula Sparks & Crazy Beats P Hit Hip Hop Masses with “Strapped In Gold” LP

Florida’s own Shula Sparks is giving off star power in his latest project Strapped in Gold produced by hot beatsmith Crazy Beats P! The entire joint is amazing! The production is mesmerizing the lyricism is enchanting! https://music.apple.com/us/album/strapped-in-gold/1466743271?mt=1&app=music I absolutely love this project and I’m excited to hear more from Shula Sparks. He is a gem […]

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Benny The Butcher Releases New Single With Pusha T “18 Wheeler” & Announces New Project ‘Plugs I Met’

Griselda’s own Benny The Butcher released his Tana Talk 3 project in the winter of 2018, the album was produced entirely by Griselda mainstay Daringer and Alchemist and included appearances from his Griselda/Shady Records label-mates Westside Gunn and Conway and Royce 5’9” and Meyhem Lauren. For further proof Benny’s star is on the rise, he […]

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