New mixtape from the young homie Skeme. Features from Neako, Erk Tha Jerk, Problem, Glasses Malone, Cire and a few more. Presented by LAUNFD, the L.A. Leakers, Live Mixtapes and of course SOX. Enjoy now.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Music video from Skeme's mixtape Before My Next Statement, dropping later today.
My brother Thurz drops his new video DOPE via Red Bull USA. This is the first official video from his project L.A. Riot. Directed by Mister (Thomas) Whitmore and the track is directed by THX. Fresh video...enjoy.
So the OG and two of the upstarts take Drake's west influenced track from Take Care and give a lil L.A. gangsta twist. Dirty but with tags. The official dirty will be out soon enough. But for now just listen to this one that YG tweeted.
Sunday, November 27, 2011
CTE tho...Inglewood x Indiana.
They must've shot this while in South America with Snoop. Smooth track and perfect scenery; and that Anita Baker sample...COLD. Peep it out.
If you haven't heard this already...you NEED to. Download now and enjoy this record. Co-produced by her and Dae One. L.O.V.E. drops on 12.2.2011...you've been warned.
Ras Kass connects with Doc Hollywood for his new single from the forthcoming project FILA (Fuck It Loseit All) which is also an entry on the 20/20 Music project. Ras Kass uses ecology to craft this display of lyricism. Enjoy.
Young Scolla hit me with a track he's featured on so I'm sharing it with ya'll. A number of you can probably relate at this time...or at least will relate to it when you're "clear-headed".
What I can say is this Gerald Walker dude stays working...I swear he's dropped a project a month in the last three months. I could be wrong but you get the point.
I've been hearing good things about this artist so I'm going to post more from Kris Kasanova. Enjoy the interview.
We catch Kris Kasanova in the studio recording War Paint to talk about what it’s like growing up in Brooklyn and his pre-studio rituals, and he sings us a few bars from his track broken clock. - KTV
It's now Sunday but I was busy doing other things on #BlackStarFriday, so here is the initial offering from #BlackStarFriday. For those of you under a rock, Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) & Talib Kweli are Black Star and they're back together. Get the new song on iTunes now.
Another track from the 20/20 project from DJ Booth.net and Event Electronics.
I told ya'll that at the Smokers Club Tour stop in L.A. that an emcee from Chi-Town named Paypa caught my attention, well in my inbox landed this recap. Paypa catches up with Bun B, Slim Thug, Killa Kyleon, ASAP Rocky, a couple radio stations and even more. Check it out and peep his newest project Henny on the Rocks available at DJBooth.net
Saturday, November 26, 2011
In this episode of Sweat The World, Wahid cruises around with Casey Veggies and the Peas & Carrots Intl. family. They drop in on the Mac Miller Megabus to talk about what makes the Veggie Family a force to be reckoned with.
False Reality (GIBBY) OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO NO LOITERING from 5ample on Vimeo.
BarrelHouseBKLYN Presents: GIBBY - False Reality (feat. Spintelect)(Prod. Lawrence Frazier) video. Song is from BarrelHouseBKLYN mixtape compilation entitled: No Loitering (Westcoast Edition) hosted by DJ SPINTELECT coming soon.
Not really up on Cals like that, I just saw he had a track with YG. Word on the streets is he's from San Diego...so it's still WEST. Enjoy.
To coincide with the re-release of Young Scolla's album Seconds Away, Young Scolla and the RLES Society have released this video directed by Motion Family and 7King. You can find the album here.
Don't remember if I posted this or not, as you can assume by the title, Sean is rapping over Tyga's hit song. Enjoy and remember #SFBE
A single from a forthcoming project that will feature Common, Raekwon, Black Thought, Talib Kweli and more. For now grab the single off of iTunes.
Orisue has a super Black Friday/Holiday sale going this weekend as well as a contest that can get you $500 worth of clothes just by RT'ing and "Like"-ing their posts on Facebook, you can get those details here. Pretty simple right? Oh they also have have a contest going on with Fashawn and LTD. Check it out here.
The San Diego emcee drops a new video from his album Happy To Be Here. You can grab that right over here.
This existed on his project with Green Lantern: IWG3...but he lets it loose with no tags. Produced by Mr. Chrystopher himself. Enjoy.
Slim stops in with Sway and Devi Dev to talk about jail, working with Dr. Dre and of course his project War Music which is out now. Enjoy.
What I can tell you about this interview...Cardo has A LOT of music coming out with a number of artists that you all listen too. Check it out, NOW!!! Shouts to Fly Times.
Baron Davis along with Tina Thompson and the good folks of LAUNFD are having a charity basketball game featuring many of the NBA players that were born and raised here in Los Angeles. Should be pretty exciting looking at the names on the list. If you haven't gotten your tickets then go to the Facebook page and get yours. Proceeds go to the Kids in Sports LA Foundation.
In this clip we get to hear from Curtiss King's mother about sacrifices, chasing your dreams and what she appreciates about her son. Enjoy, this is one of the more honest visuals I've seen an artist put out.
Those Chosen sits with DRG Films to discuss the role of music in their individual lives. Don't forget that their current project cA is out now.
Crooked I has a new EP on the way featuring Jay Rock, Glasses Malone, Mistah F.A.B. and more. This is the first leak from that project. Enjoy.
Perfecto is back with a pre-cursor to his next project. Check it out.
I dropped the audio a while back so you should already be familiar with this track. Now they've dropped a video and are also looking to drop an EP together. Be on the lookout for it.
Ya'll know I fux with K.R.I.T. & Gangsta Gibbs tho...this is the single from Statik Selektah's album Population Control available on iTunes. Red Bull premiered this video, check it out.
Get familiar with Marcus Manchild. He's on the Smokers Club Tour and Fly Times Daily caught up with him while he was at the Dallas stop. We're working on our interview so for now check out this clip with the Houston emcee.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
After arguing with me about Foxy Brown and Lil Kim, Convinced made sure I knew he still has his own music to talk about. His latest offering is from his forthcoming project Neurosis that will drop on 12.6.2011. The track features lyricist Hawdwerk and vocalist Brooke Taylor.
Hall of Fame is busy with a new website, a Black Friday sale (I mean 25-75% off) and then a few new hats as well.
While at Sneaker Pimps in NYC, Kendrick talks his favorite shoes, Run-DMC and that TDE movement. Enjoy.
So go to JdaveyBaby.com and buy their diary like digital booklet called "NDD: the Liner Notes" from the J Davey collective and you get an 11 song full length album featuring ?uestlove, Thundercat, Polyester the Saint and more. And I must say that this album is dope and needs to be in all rotations. The booklet is only 2.99 so get on it, start your holiday season off right...
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
This should be pretty sick...shouts to AplusFilmz tho...
Yeah on some real ish...they're just stuntin on us right now, lol. Enjoy.
I told ya'll about the dope event for Slim the Mobster over at the Crooks & Castles store a couple weeks ago. Well in this clip SkeeTV makes sure to give you a peek inside to that night. The catch up with Slim and Sha Money to talk about a few things. Enjoy, and don't forget you can download the album here.
#TM103 on 12.20, ain't got to say too much more...
We were one of the first to drop the track a while back when it leaked...now we get the full official video as the Watts artists link up for a slapper.
Nice charity event put on by Baron Davis and Tina Thompson this weekend along with LAUNFD. Your favorite hometown products to make names for themselves in the NBA will be on hand to show off and give us some much needed HOOPS!!!. Get your tickets here.
Fader made this "leak" happen today, so get it and enjoy it. You already know what Kendrick can do to this Willie B beat, and you can imagine what Busta Rhymes can do...well it lives up to that. Shout out to all the folks who will attempt to learn this song word for word...#Salute. TDE whattup tho?
I took some photos at this event and now Behind the Hustle drops their recap video on the dope event. This gives a more in-depth look at what they were looking to do with this event. It's necessary because things like this give the youth a better idea and direction of how to make their way through these industries. I talked with Mega about this event and he said these are much needed across the board. Hoping to see more soon. Be on the lookout for more events and content from Behind the Hustle right here.
Going down at the Roxy tonight. You can buy tickets online over here. The Airplane Boys will be rocking tonight as they are in town all the way from Toronto, they're not here much longer so make sure to check them out.
Snoop Dogg aka Nemo Hoes explains the real story behind Thanksgiving as only he can on GGN. He also talks about what to do for Black Friday
"Ionno cuz; but they gotta whole lotta food" - Nemo Hoes
Spotted this at the house that OnSMASH built earlier. Terrace brings Problem and TayF 3rd along for this one. If you haven't already hit up iTunes and get that Locke High 2.
So with this song buzzing all over the nation, Tyga has re-mastered it, made it longer and made it the lead single for his YMCMB debut Careless World. Support the coast on iTunes today.
I told ya'll they have the soundtrack and promo tour coming next month...well the video for the single is almost done as well. So for now here is the behind the scenes.
Mac Lucci hits us with a new video...check it out.
Missed this somehow...anyways Kendrick links with adidas Originals in New York to discuss inspiration and originality as they get set to launch the new boots collection. Just saw Kendrick and the TDE crew last Friday. They moving heavy right now so salute them...and for now just #RespectTheWest (it'll make sense later)
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Something you should watch...Yonas is finding the crazy visuals to fit the moods of his songs. Don't forget, Lost In Hollywood out now.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Hit-Boy has been working with a number of folks and you know the industry is really on it after supplying the backdrop for the anthem "Niggas In Paris". This is an interesting collection of people he discusses here...check it out.
While we're talking lifestyle products from music producers/artists...let's get into this ad for Pharrell's new vodka based cream liquer.
Fabolous charity A Fabolous Way Foundation is doing a new initiative Three Kings Coat Drive and Karmaloop was on hand to talk to Fab as he breaks it all down. Trey Songz also makes a cameo...peep it out.
For this week's "Acapella Session" Shawn Chrystopher releases an acapella performance of his song "The Credits" in front of a sold out crowd in Iowa City!
November Eleven - DJ Sean GFor my November podcast, I put together a Thank You Los Angeles Tribute Mix. Features music by Bill Withers, The Pharcyde, Beck, Tha Dogg Pound, Murs, Ice Cube, Roy Ayers, Ras Kass, more Ice Cube, Maroon 5, Sly & The Family Stone, 2Pac, Rage Against The Machine, NWA (more Ice Cube), Dre/Snoop/Nate, Quik, Chili Peppers, Local Natives, Pac Div, DOM Kennedy, King Fantastic, Casey Veggies, etc etc... Enjoy! - DJ Sean G
The West Covina duo discuss their new album out now entitled BlackBalls, as well as their 626 lifestyle and their relationship with Acrylick. Check it out and you can grab their album off iTunes right here.
Speaking of TDE, Q is back with a new track for the masses.
In this episode TDE producer/artist Willie B speaks on why Curtiss should be at Paid Dues 2012.
Interesting that they re-shot this video...this time Chris Robinson directs. HardKnock TV also gets a chance to talk with Tyga about his ethnic background, new album and more. The rest of the interview will drop next week.