Author Archive: Ryan Maxwell
Underground Hip-Hop artist D Julien speaks to DTF Radio in an exclusive radio interview. Topics discussed include D Julien‘s “Never Change” freestyle, the success of the mixtape “Live, Love, Learn” and the process and importance of making Hip-Hop music. D Julien was also quizzed about the message behind “Prove Them Wrong” and also the true definition of a freestyle. D Julien has also asked fans to look out for a freestyle video soon, where he freestyled off the top for a full eight minutes. You can watch the D Julien interview with DTF Radio on the player below.
London rapper Lowkey has gained an amazing feat with his very popular single “Long Live Palestine Part 2″ reaching the Number One spot on the Amazon Hip-Hop download chart. The single is a charity single, and features verses from international artists including Eslam Jawaad amongst others. Underground Hip-Hop artist Lowkey has defied critics who labelled him “too political”, by topping the likes of Jay-Z and 50 Cent. The achievement can be shared with all the U.K Hip-Hop fans who bought the single, and support the cause. You can ensure Lowkey remains at the top of the Hip-Hop download chart, by downloading Lowkey – Long Live Palestine Part 2 on the link below.
Good*Fella Radio are planning to continue their highly popular Hip-Hop Series into 2010, and the first feature of the year is none other than Jared Evans. The interscope-signed artist speaks about his musical influences, his childhood and how he found himself in the fortunate position he is today. The single “Radio In My Head” is also discussed, and for upcoming artists, he explains how he managed to sign a deal with Interscope. You can watch the Good*Fella Radio Hip-Hip Series interview with Jared Evans on the player below.
Producer Frank G of the ISH Productions team releases a brand new single titled “My Clique” which features underground Hip-Hop artist Yasin. Frank G and the other members of ISH Productions have previously worked with the likes of KRS ONE, James Watts, and previously Yasin on the track “Good Look”. We hope that with a good response, we will hear more from Frank G and the ISH Production team as we head into 2010. You can listen to Frank G x Yasin – My Clique on the player below.
I was quite excited when I logged onto NahRight.Com and felt I had to share a brand new Ludacris freestyle they posted called “O Lets Do It Freestyle”. Ludacris is undoubtedly one of the most underrated rappers within the mainstream Hip-Hop game, both lyrically and publicly. Ludacris is set to release a new album in February 2010 called “Battle of the Sexes” and the Southern rapper is a keen user of Twitter, where he regularly posts and promotes the album. You can listen to Ludacris – O Lets Do It Freestyle on the player below.
Cashis has announced he is releasing a brand new mixtape towards the end of January called “The Re-Introduction”. The new track called “The Trilogy” is the new release from Cashis, who has linked up with September 7th for a three track collection. Cashis is continuing to work hard into 2010 following the release of a previous campaign which saw him release a series of tracks on respective days. You can download Cashis – The Trilogy on the link below.
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Beyond Race Magazine is an internationally distributed music, entertainment and culture publication. They cover the hottest of artists, and the time has come to feature the upcoming underground rapper J Cole. The video provided is a look at the photoshoot for the Beyond Race Magazine‘s upcoming issue. The shoot took place at the Rocawear headquarters, and outside New York’s Times Square. This will be J Cole‘s first national cover story. You can watch the video for the J Cole Magazine Cover with Beyond Race Magazine on the player below.
Kicking of 2010 in style, SonnyJim releases the brand new single called “The Purple Patch”. Sonnyjim is currently signed through Eatgood Records, and The Purple Patch is the first installment of a four part series. The track has been produced by Eatgood Records in house Kelakovski, and The Purple Patch has been described as a “fuck a hook, straight up smack you in the face Hip-Hop”. That’s what we like to see. SonnyJim also has a “Trading Standards Remix” project dropping in March 2010, with exclusive remixes which is something we can’t wait to hear. You can listen to SonnyJim – The Purple Patch on the player below.
Sam and Jay of Thorotracks Production House have teamed up with Shabaam Sahdeeq and Mic Geronimo for the brand new single “Deadly Combination”. Hailing from the Lefrak section of Corona and Woodside respectively, the duo pack over a decade of DJ and production experience since forming back in 2002. Thorotracks have previously worked with the likes of Killah Priest, Sean Price, Planet Asia, Canibus, Ali Vegas, Poison Pen and many more. The single “Deadly Combination” is taken from the seventeen track album “The Saga Continues” which is available at iTunes on the link below. You can also listen to Thorotracks x Shabaam Sahdeeq x Mic Geronimo – Deadly Combination on the player below.
Here is the brand new single from Joe Budden called Moneys On Me. The Slaughterhouse group member is preparing the release of his new album “The Great Escape” which will be the third record release in a series, following 2009′s Padded Room, and “Escape Route”. Joe Budden brings the heat on the new track, and check out the content to see if you can catch the lyric aimed at Benzino. You can purchase Joe Budden‘s Padded Room on the link below, and you can also listen to Joe Budden – Moneys On Me on the player below.