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.
Category: Upcoming Releases
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.
Category: Free Downloads
With more great music today, I’d like to present S-Preme with his new track “Popular”. S-Preme is a Chicago-based artist, who has dropped a “geeks anthem” over a very familiar sounding beat which everybody should recognise. Please feel free to share and comment as I continue to post all the latest new music from the Chicago Hip-Hop scene. You can listen to S-Preme – Popular on the player below.
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Here is the official viral video for Definition, which is the third track to be taken from LATE‘s brand new album “UK Rapscallion”. Definition features Genesis Elijah, Supar Novar and Manny Moscow alongside the Wolftown Recordings artist. UK Rapscallion is available digitally and physically for just £7.99. You can listen to LATE x Genesis Elijah x Supar Novar x Manny Moscow – Definition on the player below.
News to excite the Hip-Hop world can’t get much bigger than this. News surfaced that Illmind and Duck Down Records’ Skyzoo are releasing a collaborative album called “Live From The Tape Deck” which will be available in October through Duck Down Music. To kick off the promotion, the leaked track from Skyzoo and Illmind is called Frisbees, and it’s expected to be heard across the radio waves in the U.K and U.S throughout the next few weeks. You can listen to Skyzoo x Illmind – Frisbees on the player below.
One of the best gigs of the month is set to be presented by Urban Development, and is called Re-Definition. With artists featuring such as Devlin, Ghetts and Shola Amma performing on Thursday 22nd July at the Theatre Royal Stratford East in London. The doors will open from 7.30 – 10.30 and tickets are as low as £8.00. You can view the promotional flyer for Urban Development Presents Re-Definition below.
Making his debut on Hip-hop Kings is Sam Adams with his G Curtis-featured track called Still I Rise. The track will appear on the physical copy of “Boston’s Boy” which will be available at all major U.S retailers including FYE and Best Buy from July. Still I Rise is one of the four bonus tracks that is included on the physical copy. You can listen to Sam Adams x G Curtis – Still I Rise on the player below.
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