Madchild To Perform At The Ozone Rap Battle In Sweden This Weekend With Crooked I, Yukmouth and Krayzie Bone
Swollen Members’ Madchild will be performing at The Ozone rap battle event in Malmö, Sweden at Babel nightclub on May 12th, along with other acts Crooked I, Yukmouth and Krayzie Bone. The Ozone Battles event is one of the largest battle rap competitions in Europe. The event will feature battle rappers from all over the globe including the UK, Sweden, Canada, the United States of America, and parts of Europe.
I'm excited to go check out this battle, as Sweden is one of my favorite places in Europe," said Madchild. "I will be there performing on stage and I'm looking forward to taking in all the battles and watching some of the best battle rappers in the world."
Madchild first competed in the battle rap circuit at the KOTD World Domination Rap last year in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Madchild can be seen defeating Dirtbag Dan in the main event online at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_m-Y9IXlt3Y .
Madchild will unleash his new solo album “Dope Sick” later this summer on Suburban Noize/Battle Axe Records. Madchild is offering a limited edition 7" Vinyl version of "Dope Sick" for fans online at http://www.subnoizestore.com/PreOrder-s/3.htm .
MP3: Wais P f/ Roc Marciano - "Put Jewels On It" (prod. Statik Selektah)
After nearly six months since the release of Premo Pimpin', everybody's favorite panderer is back with "Jewels On It," the debut leak off his forthcoming free album Pussy Rich. Featuring Roc Marciano and produced by Statik Selektah, "Put Jewels On It" provides introspection into the lifestyle of both emcees, emphasized by Statik's scratch chorus that borrows from Prodigy's quotable on "Keep It Thoro" "Move on it, put jewels on it, who want...I don't fuck around dunny." Although an exact release date has yet to be confirmed, Pussy Rich is set to include guest features from Action Bronson, Sean Price, REKS, 8Ball & MJG, Mario Winans, Sauce Money among others and includes production from The Bizness Sebb, Frequency, Domingo, Shuko, ATG and more.
The Next 48 Hours crew follows Mystikal for it's final day. Mystikal makes an appearance on Sway In The Morning on location at Fly Kicks in Austin, TX. He also completes Vice.com, Hot 97 and XXL Magazine interviews, visits Spotify private party as well as the Fader Fort gifting suite. Mystikal makes his finale performance at the AllHipHop Breeding Ground Showcase at #VIBEHouse. Cameos from Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar, Mia X, Don Trip, Curren$y and several others as Mystikal made his first appearance at SXSW in 2012.
Justina’s music has been featured on popular television shows such as NBC’S Steven Spielberg directed Smash, VH1’s Mob Wives, Oxygen Network’s Runnin Russell Simmons, and MTV’s True Life. Her video, ‘Hard to the Body’, recently appeared on Spike TV’s Top 100 YouTube Videos. She is about to release her upcoming mixtape, Route 80, produced by Shy Boogs, Skitzo, Ryan & Smitty.
MP3: SPOT x Will Brennan - "Love My Style" (prod. Black Key)
Fresh off his newly released DJ Drama mixtape, The Price Iz Right, SPOT, the buzzing NY artist by the way of Atlanta, drops a new collaboration with upstart West Palm Beach, FL, emcee Will Brennan. Produced by multi-platinum producer Black Key (Jay-Z, Beyonce, 50 Cent), this unlikely pairing features SPOT and Will trading rhymes over East Asian instruments and huge bass drums.
2012 promises to be a memorable year for Illus, as he and his wife recently welcomed the birth of their first child and his new project, Family First, (due to be released on 5-29-2012) focuses on the shared love of that experience to create 12-tracks that mend meaningful, powerful, heart-felt lyrics to hardcore Hip-Hop production. Family First is a celebration of family and life both in the literal sense and that of the larger global Hip-Hop community and the connection we all have through our children and the spirit, heart, passion and soul of the culture.
After unveiling the first leak, Magical,” which featured J-Live (he also produced the track) from Family First earlier this week, today Illus releases the trailer for his collaboration with Rhymesayers own Blueprint “Extraordinary” (Blueprint also produced the track as well).
@Hits02119 is prepping the release of his long awaited debut project "Orphan Life". With a release date of May 22nd, the Boston native is officially dropping his first single titled "Put It In The Light", produced by Magg Beatz.