Very moving and real songs detailing the highs and lows of relationships. Peace Murs!
Okay, Asher Roth officially has my props and his marketing machine gets major ups too. Its no secret, for those that know me, I am a serious fan of animation and this video got my attention right away. The visuals are as sick as the lyrics. We need to see more hip hop animation. The Boondocks reps it hard in the U.S. but are you familiar with TOKYO TRIBE2? More on that in a future post..
Puba has been spitting since he was 11 years old. The cover image was extracted from his father's Super-8 home video and shows Puba rhyming as a shorty. From there he would make his debut with Masters of Ceremony, and then move on to found the legendary group Brand Nubian. Grand Puba's new album, "Retroactive" will be released on June 9th 2009. Stay tuned for more info..
THE ZRO HOUR: RETURN TO ZERO-Interview w/MILK DEE from EDAYE on Vimeo.
The first video from our 5th anniversary mixshow of THE ZRO HOUR premieres today. The above video features special guest MILK DEE. Milk shares how he created the beat for his classic, "Top Billin'", and his journey through hip hop. Plus we get an exclusive freestyle. Go to WWW.RETURNTOZRO.COM for all video from this release.
Come out and show your support for Cymarshall Law (yes I'm biased) in the "Show and Prove" competition for the 2009 Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival opening act. Come out and support Mr. Beatz and The Brown Bag All Stars too. If they are iller, then the best will win. My money's on Cymarshall though...
The Second installment of the 'Show and Prove' Competition
Next Thursday - April 16th
Cymarshall Law, Mr. Beatz, and The Brown Bag All Stars
Special Guest - Homeboy Sandman
with DJ Parler and DJ C.J. Browne
April 16th - Public Assembly - 70 North 6th Street - Williamsburg, Brooklyn - 718-384-4586
RED BULL BIG TUNE is the passionate vision and venture of DJ/producer/emcee-Vitamin D and Hip Hop visionary/event producer - Jonathan Moore, which began in 2004 with the purpose of bringing emerging and established talent to the forefront. After three years of hosting thriving local battles in Seattle, they forged a creative partnership with Red Bull. The event evolved beyond a beat battle into what it is today... a dynamic national producer program. On April 11th, 2009 at 7:30pm, BET will feature the NYC finals that were held in December of last year.
Lefty a.k.a. the L.E.F.T. comes through with New York's own DJ Concept to deliver the third addition to the "Gangland" street album series. Gangland Vol. 3 shows why Lefty is officially the next artist to emerge out of the Bay Area.