On May 17th 2010 L.E.G.A.C.Y will be celebrating the five-year anniversary of Project Mayhem which was his debut album. In April we will be seeing various tracks that missed out on the Project Mayhem record given away for free to fans. The first track is the title track “Project Mayhem” and it features Keisha Shontelle and was produced by 9th Wonder which was initially recorded in 2002/2003. You can listen to L.E.G.A.C.Y x Keisha Shontelle – Project Mayhem on the player below.
Female MC Likwuid has a different image and vision which seperates her from the other “popular” female artists currently taking all the limelight. Likwuid has made a committment to use her gift or song and supreme lyricism to change the negative portrayal of women in the Hip-Hop and entertainment business. Residing in Harlem, Likwuid is releasing her debut LP “Gummie Bears and Champagne” on June 26th 2010, and the first leaked single from the album is Go L. You can listen to Likwuid – Go L on the player below.
As part of the ongoing promotion for Ras Kass‘ new album ADIDAS, I have a new video during Ras Kass‘ time in New York. Save The Ras Kass has become a very popular video series leading up to the release of ADIDAS, and now producer Domingo has put together some footage of Hip-Hop legends KRS-ONE, Marley Marl and Rahzel speaking on the “Save The Ras Kass” topic. You can watch the new video of KRS-ONE, Marley Marl and Rahzel – Save The Ras Kass on the player below.
Another new track from WEB and I.D.e.A has been passed across called Liberation. I hosted the track “Waiting To Exhale” yesterday, and the new track “Liberation” is set to continue their buzz. WEB has some more tracks from his Open Bar Season with Kevin Nottingham to be hosted shortly, however you can listen to WEB and I.D.e.A – Liberation on the player below.
I’ve been sent a song (thanks WEB) from a good friend and crew member of his called Shane Eli. I’ve heard good things and wanted to share the new single “Grey Area” which will be featured on his upcoming project “The Push”. Shane Eli sent over the song with the Grey Area artwork, and of course any feedback would be passed on directly to Shane Eli – make sure you follow on his Twitter account HERE. You can listen to Shane Eli – Grey Area on the player below.
Sub Focus is a very popular name within the Drum N Bass genre and he’s back with his new single Splash which features the very oddly named I Blame Coco. The single Splash is released on May 10th 2010, and also features a remix of Mad Decent’s Rusko. Collaborations with Nero and Pendulum (both featured on Hip-Hop Kings) are in the works, and will more than likely be available soon. You can listen to the new Sub Focus x I Blame Coco track by clicking the MySpace link below.
Here is a free download from U.K based producer Mr Boss. Currently residing in London, Mr Boss has worked with the likes of Dr Syntax, Sonny Jim and Skrein along with many others who also featured on the new album “The Landing”. Given away as a free download, the eighteen year old is proud to share the new album and is hoping for as many comments and feedback as possible. You can view the artwork and the download link for Mr Boss – The Landing below.
Category: Free Downloads
Kasha is releasing his new single Black Rhyme on May 3rd 2010, and with the success of the Empire State of Mind remix having over 50,000 mp3 downloads and 60,000 plays on Youtube, we’re expecting Black Rhyme to hit hard within the U.K Hip-Hop scene. Kasha has been backed by Ras Kwame, Semtex and Mista Jam of the BBC, and we can expect to see the new video for Black Rhyme featured on the likes of Flava TV and Kiss 100 soon. You can watch the new video for Kasha – Black Rhyme on the video player below.
Homeboy Sandman has announced news that his debut commercial album “The Good Sun” will be in stores from 1st June 2010. Homeboy Sandman will be releasing the album through New York based “High Water Music” and features production from Ski Beatz, Pyscho Les (Beatnuts) and 2 Hungry Bros. With support from The Source and XXL Magazine we’re set to experience a good promotional campaign leading up to the response. Homeboy Sandman only calls on two artists (John Robinson and Daniel Joseph) for collaboration verses on the single “The Things They Carried”. You can view the official artwork for Homeboy Sandman – The Good Sun below.
Category: Upcoming Releases
As they gear up for the April 30th release of their debut album MK Ultra, Rock/Hip-Hop band Soul Mafia are kicking off a contest for upcoming video directors to submit a filmed or animated video for their single Free 2 Go. The track is produced by Russia’s Tripmastaz, and features Slaughterhouse member Joell Ortiz. To enter, contestants can download the Free 2 Go track on the link below, and submit the links via YouTube or Vimeo to email@example.com. Submissions need to be entered by May 22nd 2010, and winners will be featured on the Soul Mafia website and be awarded $500 and have worldwide distribution for the video. You can view the link for Soul Mafia x Joell Ortiz video contest below.