It’s the return of the Huntsville OG. With assistance from the dynamic and versatile production team the Block Beattaz, Zilla delivers this year’s most highly anticipated retail EP, The Book of Trill. Staying true to form, Zilla raps from the heart about a life he’s actually lived over soulful, trunk-rattling production that’s made to ride to.
Independence is a beautiful thing - but also every day as a worldwide phenomenon. And in honor of self-governance and non-affiliation with any controlling groups, indie-label DTR and two independent artists from two sovereign nations present an amazing work of art - Gettin' Gatsby - a daft yet deft set of tunes that represent everything you love about hip hop music.
This prolific collaboration between Mad Dukez & Fresh Kils hits the world on 7/16 in CD and limited edition 12" vinyl form, but the digital download is available now for pre-order on iTunes and Bandcamp. Featuring the #1 DJ hit, Bootleg Bartenders, the ten tracks on Gettin' Gatsby are so freewheeling that they're bound to be banned by a Constitutional Amendment. Check it out today, and celebrate liberation in all it's forms.
Free DL: Archie Bang - "Blasphemy" (prod. by 12 Keyz)
For this week's holy day of the week, step into the light with Archie Bang and music director, 12 Keyz. We all know no one can be a complete saint all the time, so bow your head and take a moment to listen to Archie preach with his "light saber rap" that cuts through all the bullsh*t of the work week, especially since it's back to sinning on Monday. After hearing the trials and tribulations of the street life from Archie, get the even rawer version of life, aka God's gag reel, straight from Taylor Hackford's The Devil's Advocate. Stay tuned for more leaks off Archie's forthcoming Never Say Die EP.
Off of the success of his first mixtape Where The Sidewalk Ends, which was downloaded over 50,000 times, underground emcee Patrick "P.A.T." Barnett(Fort Worth, TX) is currently working on his second mixtape entitled Go Hard or Go Home(GHOGH). The lead single is a song entitled Smoke&Mirrors.
1/3 of the NhT Boyz, Chip$ Black, drops his debut solo project "Original Yangster." hosted by Mixtape Mobb's own DJ Cos The Kid. Chippas hold's down most of the 12-track project solo aside from the assistance of his NhT brethren & the homie XSF. Production from the likes of YPOnTheBeat, DT Spacely, DJ J12, Peezy, & more.
Nolan dropped a music video to the song ' You & Me ' a couple of days ago. This track is produced by Anthony Kile & comes off of Nolan's debut Mixtape wich recently dropped called Shed Life. The mixtape features artist & producers such as TDeezy, Dizzy Wright, Chuck Strangers, Ace Boogie & more. The mixtape can be heard and downloaded at nolanpresley.com.
Video: Cynikal & Cashtastic in Nihal's "Burban In The Booth"
Following on from performing at the renowned Isle of Wight Festival in June and with his latest offering “Beautiful” continuing its rotation on BBC 1Xtra, fast-rising British Hip-Hop artist and producer CYNIKAL recently teamed up with fellow emerging rapper Cashtastic for an exclusive freestyle session for Nihal on BBC Radio 1.