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Joey Bada$$ has released his highly anticipated debut project 1999, which you can get a first listen in full now. The young Brooklyn riser has been receiving quite the buzz treatment over the last few months. Tracks like “Daily Routine,” “Hard Knock,” and “World Domination” have all been highlights here on the site. Stream the
At first glance, 17-year-old Joey Bada$$ is like any of the cool kids at school: confident, and reluctant to reveal his secrets. On a Thursday after school, Joey and his Pro-Era crew assembled at Brooklyn’s Dunham Studios –backpacks filled with laptops, laptops filled with loops– to create a new song, from scratch. Within minutes, the
“First and foremost let me be specific, we are not the usual I hope you see the difference” A Yellow Man – My Lyrics Are Alive A Yellow Man – 3000 Miles Of Youth A pleasant surprise with this one……. A Yellow Man are a UK Hip Hop/Soul experimental outfit that we simply cannot get
Seventeen year old Brooklyn riser Joey Bada$$ will release his anticipated debut project 1999 on June 12th, until then peep the latest clip for “Hardknock,” which will also be a part of the upcoming effort. If hip hop with a golden era sound is your thing, then this post is surely for you. Hoping this
Rising Brooklyn native and lyricist Joey Bada$$ came across our radar with his latest track from his anticipated forthcoming debut mixtape ‘1999,’ which should see daylight soon. The seventeen year old emcee appears to have the right formula to make an impact in this watered down genre we call rap. Just hoping this kid keeps it
Big K.R.I.T has given us three well constructed projects (classics if you ask us) for free and now his major label debut ‘Live From The Underground‘ will see daylight on June 5th, you can hear the first single ‘I Got This’ above, hometown shot clip was directed by Todd Angkusawan. K.R.I.T never disappoints!
Soul-funk duo THEESatisfaction and probably the closest thing we’ve got going to having another Floetry premieres the all girls evening clip for their pulsating track ‘QueenS’ off of the brilliant debut project ‘awE naturalE.’ Watch the empowering visual above.
Nas hit me up on the phone, said “What you waitin on?” Tip hit me up with a tweet, said “What you waitin on?” Diddy send a text every hour on the dot sayin “When you gon drop that verse nigga you taking long” -Exhibit C Back in July 2011 Jay Electronica tweeted that, “Act
Stasia Irons and Catherine Harris White will be releasing their new album as collective TheeSatisfaction on March 27th. You can stream the brilliantly produced highly recommended project ‘Awe Naturale’ via NPR now. AwE naturalE tracklist 01. awE 02. Bitch 03. Earthseed 04. QueenS 05. Existinct 06. Deeper 07. Sweat 08. Juiced 09. God (feat. Palaceer
“And when your numbers called, you better give your all” Big K.R.I.T gives us the first clip from his newly released mixtape ’4evaNaDay.’ One of the best songs this year ‘Boobie Miles’ has visuals, watch the Vashtie directed imagery above. Stay inspired and stay real.
“I took the last six months to work on this album and it all came down to 4Eva N A Day,” said K.R.I.T. “Instead of visually documenting my day, I decided to put it on wax. This is what I go through on a daily. It’s the road less traveled.” Big K.R.I.T releases his highly