Video: Traedonya - "I'll Give It 2 U (Lthrboots Remix)"
In this video TRAEDONYA! pays homage to Brooklyn, NY. "Even though I am a Bronx girl, Brooklyn holds a special place in my heart. I wanted to give these great indie producers, proper visual shine to their work," says TRAEDONYA! aka The Bride Of The New Funk HipOpera.
Off the back of their Terrorhythm debut on the "Don't Tell Mum About Ibiza E.P.", production duo Stinkahbell have teamed up once again with their pal Psy:am to deliver yet another tearing club smasher. It's a stripped back, dirty south hip hop influenced beat, which erupts into an overwhelming crescendo of bass, perfect to inject some fun and energy into any set.
Bio: And here it is, the gasp for fresh air we’ve all needed spreading truth absolute power coming from Will Santos formerly known as “Diverse.” Change of name comes with this new powerful message “Money wouldn't be the same without the Power! The FED blown a couple of brains for that Power!” The song known as “The Power” is nothing more but a spark of his new upcoming project.
Day 1 of iStandard's 'Beast of The Beast' 5 event kicked off at the world famous Webster Hall in NYC with a live 'Behind The Rhymes' Interview w/ Jay-Z's longtime engineer and overall expert sound technician, Young Guru. Interviewed by former 'Editor and Chief' of the now defunct Scratch Magazine Jerry Barrow. Guru spoke candidly on his experience and involvement in past projects with various artists, who he feels are some of the 'next to watch' producers coming up as well as some valuable advice for the crowd of young music lovers.
"It's been a minute since we did a Spittin In Da Wip episode so I thought we'd have our latest episode start with a banger! The Homie Sav Killz goes in with a lil written and freestyle In Da Wip and we made him rap about crazy items that we had in the car check it out!"
After a nearly six-year absence from the music scene, multi-platinum recording artist DMX has unleashed a brand new EP, titled The Weigh In, today (May 15) for his fans who anxiously await the dog’s seventh studio album, Undisputed, which is set for release on June 26.
The Weigh In EP, which includes 11 brand new tracks from DMX, also features Lil Wayne, Big Stan, and Andreena Mills. In addition to Dr. Dre, DMX has assembled a team of producers such as Rich Kid, Niam Son, and Wayno.
Both taking rise around the same time, Murs and DJ Quik reminisce about their days as two hip hop artists trying to make it in the game. Before all that, Quik remembers sitting in class at Compton Unified School District learning the craft to listen and molding him to be the artist he is now. Quik recently released The Book Of David featuring Suga Free, Kurupt and more.
Video: Sadat X Says "Rap Is Still Defining Itself"
The famed Brand Nubian rapper details new projects he's been working on, including his new album "New York," set for Summer release. Sadat X also shares his thoughts on the current state of hip-hop and the importance of artists being original.