This is the second time Nike Nando has been featured on Hip-Hop Kings, the first being a collaboration with Darren Hanible called “Lark on my Go Kart Remix”. Nike Nando returns with a new freestyle dated 7.14.10, with a purpose to create a buzz for hisupcoming mixtape “TheCarryOut2”. The freestyle won’t be featured on the mixtape, so this is a perfect collection for Nike Nando fans. You can download the 7.14.10 freestyle from the link below.
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Charles Hamilton professed his love for Brooklyn Girls, so here is ProbCause with his version of the track called Chicago Girls”. ProbCause was previously featured on Hip-Hop Kings with “Spring Cleaning Mashup” and ProbCause continues to wow fans with new music. With the summer in full-effect, ProbCause is now preparing to release his full-length album “Spring Cleaning” which is available this summer. You can listen to ProbCause – Chicago Girls on the player below.
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Off his latest musical brainchild, The Reset, Apollo Brown delivers yet another triumph in sonic production. “Balance,” narrated by emcees Kenn Starr and John Robinson, is an otherworldly musical composition. The beat cooks low and slow with an orchestral bass line and swirls with synthesized harmonics that elevate the track to a unique frequency. You can listen to Apollo Brown x Kenn Starr x John Robinson – Balance on the player below.
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As we know The Hip Hop Chronicle always provides some great interviews from the Hip-Hop world’s biggest stars. Sumit managed to speak with Cypress Hill, and a segment of the interview has been uploaded that is aptly titled “True or False”. Sumit addresses some rumours surrounding Cypress Hill that turned up some very interesting responses. You can watch the True or False part of the Cypress Hill interview on the player below.
It’s an artists dream to be able to perform and feature their music to thousands of people, and Calle 13 can proudly boast that achievement. Puerto Rico-based Calle 13 were present at Havana Culture, which is an event that exists to showcase Cuban artists, and Calle 13 were the only exception to have not been featured who originate from Cuba. The video shows a great performance, with sub-text English lyrics, and interviews to introduce you to the Reggaeton band. You can watch the Calle 13 live performance and interview below.
On Monday DJ Shortee Blitz will be dropping his brand new mixtape titled “The Standard 1.5”. Ahead of the project we have a leak which is from U.K’s Mystro called “Council Flats”. For those who don’t know, DJ Shortee Blitz runs a great show alongside DJ MK on Kiss. Mystro recently announced he’ll be releasing his own project Digmund Freud later in the year. You can listen to Mystro – Council Flats on the player below.
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As we know two years ago Camu Tao died after a grueling battle with cancer. The underground Hip-Hop star was signed to Def Jux Records, who in memory will be releasing his full-length album “King of Hearts” available on August 17th 2010. The sixteen-track strong album has been described as “gritty, electropinl pop and alternately veering between the dark and light”. You can view the artwork and track listing for Camu Tao‘s upcoming album King of Hearts on the player below.
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After featuring Doom Man on Hip-Hop Kings this week, a new freestyle has been recorded over the popular Power beat. The track features Jizzle Boi, and aids the promotion to the forthcoming single “Dont Talk To Me” You can listen to the new Doom Man – Power Freestyle on the player below.
Chiddy Bang sits down with Good*Fella Media to talk about the making of their internationally known record “Opposite of Adults”. Quoted saying “Like Opposite of Adults, When we made that, that was the 3rd song we’d ever made. We had known each other for like 20 days when we made that.” explains Xaphoon Jones. Check out the feature with the media links to Chiddy Bang on the video. You can watch the Good*Fella Radio Hip-Hop Series interview with Chiddy Bang below.
To kick off Thursday morning I would like to share a free album “The Passion Project” from an artist called The Original Man. I’ve had the good fortune to preview the album and given the opportunity to share the download link with fans. The Original Man is based in Waterloo, Iowa and has managed to create a local buzz before spreading his music worldwide. You can view the artwork and download link for The Original Man – The Passion Project below.
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