London based collective Kings Of The City release brand new track ‘Please Tell Me’, recently premiered world-wide as a future hit on Radio 1 by Zane Lowe. As a band they exist in the badlands between Blues, Rock and Hip Hop somewhere in the midst of Jake Bugg, Plan B, Oasis and Wretch 32.
Please Tell Me is a track influenced by Classic Rock and Hip Hop with a Blues laden riff making it simultaneously dark and powerful. The chorus is sung with passionate desperation complimented by the gripping raps over smooth and swaying guitars.
Awkward Black Girl Part 1 of Season Finale Now Available!
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Part one of the two-part Awkward Black Girl season finale is here! J has a full plate as she juggles her final job interview and her failing relationship with White Jay. Plus there's a new twist at Gutbusters.
This coming Tuesday, February 19th, Curly Castro will release his Man Bites Dog Records debut, FIDEL. The album, which will be released for free and presented by DJBooth.net, for the uninitiated fan, serves as the perfect intro to the Flatbush, Brooklyn-raised, Philly-based rapper. Often rebellious throughout, FIDEL explores issues of race, social equality, and more, influenced sounds ranging from Boot Camp Clik to Johnny Cash, and including guest work from the likes of Has-Lo and Zilla Rocca, both of whom also produce on the album, alongside Georgia Anne Muldrow, Small Professor, and more. Today, Curly Castro is releasing the video for "They Call Me Castro."
Swollen Members Announce Canadian Tour & Release Mercenary Video Online
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Swollen Members have announced the dates for their headlining tour across Canada in March. The group will be touring in support of their new album "Beautiful Death Machine", which lands in stores on March 19th via Suburban Noize/Battle Axe Records and is available for pre-order at http://bit.ly/XLuaEs. The group have also released a brand new video for the track "Mercenary" online.
KevinNottingham.com is proud to have teamed up with The Certified fresH Jumpoff show on WRAP.fm to bring you the premiere of up and coming Detroit Hip Hop group The Regiment's new track "Solution" featuring Rhymesayers and Soul Tools artist Toki Wright and produced by Nick Speed. If you were tuned into The Certified fresH Jumpoff just now you would have heard meenAfresH, KN's Senior Media Editor and Host of The Certified fresH Jumpoff, chop it up with The Regiment and Toki Wright about the "Solution," the groups signing with Toki Wright's Soul Tools label and their plans to release their project produced entirely by Nick Speed.
Description - Murdoc - winner of the 100K Battle at Sway & Tech's legendary Wake Up show VS Calligraphist - winner of Kool G Rap’s MC competition. This song is an abstract piece stimulating the mind and imagination of lyricism fanatics with apt 8 bar wordplay exchanges.