Monday, December 31, 2012

A$AP ROCKY - Long Live A$AP (video)

I know I'm late... better late than never.

Fons - Vintage (instrumentals)

As you check off the list of your party supplies for tonights New Years bash, make sure you check out the latest project from Fons.

Saturday, December 29, 2012

Fatboi Fresh x Tree – Nobody

Two Chicago veterans Fatboi Fresh & Tree link up for the latest single of the latter's 'Tree Featuring The City' mixtape dropping this Monday.

Neak ft. Dave Bovyn - Slander (video)

Neak is back with visuals to his track Slander. You can catch this joint on his Love Greater // The Prequel album

Numonics - The (Instru)mentalist (Album)

17 instrumentals all laced by producer Numonics with live instrumentation. Presented by DJ Booth.


Thursday, December 27, 2012

Charmingly Ghetto - Catching Feelings (Video)

D&M regular and long-time homie to the site, Charmingly Ghetto brings us his latest visual for "Catching Feelings" off the forthcoming 'tape 'Kickz n Starez' project which is dropping via The Mad Bloggers and Heyday Footwear on January 17th.

Dom McLennon - Maad World

Dom McLennon is back on the scene injecting straight BARS into your blood stream.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Substantial - Umoja (prod. Oddisee)


Audio Push ft. King Chip, Travi$ Scott - Yes Lord (video)


DJ SuchNSuch ft. Mick Jenkins - Negro League

DJ SuchNSuch has some collabs in the stash to feed the streets in the upcoming weeks. "Negro League" is the first one to be unleashed and it features Mick Jenkins spitting some solid rhymes.

OnCue & Chris Webby - Home

OnCue and Chris Webby go from mic check to reality check on their latest collab entitled Home.

DopeMusicBlog Presents: The Cho$en Few (Mixtape)

Here's a cool compilation 'tape done by DopeMusicBlog featuring 19 exclusive tracks from artists such as AWKWORD, Raven Sorvino, Martin $ky, Chuuwee, Uno Hype and more! If you're trying to get a feel for the up-and-coming scene of emcees ready to make a huge impact in 2013, be sure to give this 'tape a listen!

Noah Vinson ft. Juvito Aule - I Love You (video)

Noah Vinson's camp just dropped off visuals from his latest project... The Life mixtape.

hi Guys ft. SicNasty - Twenty Four (video)

hi Guys give their joint Twenty Four the visual treatment.

Macklemore - Thrift Shop (Ravi Remix)

It's about time to go get that NYE fit. 

Mike Posner ft. King Chip - Back Home

It's that time of year when a lot of us fly back home to see the friends and family that we grew up with. It's always good to go back and get grounded again. Mike and Chip do a great job expressing the journey back home. Happy Holidays!

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

G-Eazy - Jack Skellington

Rap Game...  Jack Skellington. With no real theme in mind, G had the itch to get some bars in and this is what was born. So enjoy and Merry Christmas!

Monday, December 24, 2012

Lana Del Rey ft. Jay-Z – Back To The Basics (Urban Noize Remix)

This is a good one to listen to while you wait in front of the chimney for Santa Claus tonight... I'm so serious when I say that.

RUN-DMC - Christmas In Hollis (video)

It's about that time...

Curren$y – 3 Piece Set EP

Curren$y just dropped off an early Christmas present for everyone. 

3 Piece Set: Download

Sunday, December 23, 2012

The Cranberry Show - Revelations (Video)

It's been a minute since we last heard from The Cranberry Show. Nonetheless, the Milwuakee duo has been working and they recently got together with Jenesis Magazine and shot a video for track "Revelations" off Jenesis' 'Under the Radar Mixtape'. Check it out above!

Grade Aplus - #TurnUpSnacks (Mixtape)

Chicago representer, Grade Aplus makes being a slacker cool again with his latest 'tape '#TurnUpSnacks'. Sponsored by streetwear clothing line Feather Brand, the project features 22 tracks filled with stories about day to day experiences and random thoughts that pop into Grade's mind. Production and features by Mike Jaxx, ShowYouSuck, Weasel Sims and many more!

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Zoolay - Remember When

Zoolay tries to remember when. 

Dumbfoundead - 10 Rounds (video)

Dumbfoundead is in town and is good for 10 rounds.  

B.I.A.S Truth - B.I.A.S (video)

To ill... Enjoy.

KYLE - Silver Platter

Kyle kills this joint.

SPEAK! - RONALDO (video)

Speak brings fire after a year of being in the gutter.

The Lower Class - Extraneous (video)

Apple Juice Break and Oh So fresh give you a tour into the minds of The Lower Class with an animated take on their track Extraneous. Watching this doesn't feel like a mushroom trip at all... trust me. (laughs) You can cop this joint from their latest project... Wingfield. Ready, set, go!

Martin $ky - Icy

so cold...

Chuuwee - Beastie Boy! (video)

Chuuwee's camp just dropped off the latest visual from his Wildstyle project.

Big Boi ft. A$AP Rocky & Phantogram - Lines (Live)

Big Boi links up with his album mates, A$AP Rocky and Phantogram, for a live performance of Lines at SOBs in NYC. This is hands down my favorite track on Big Boi's new album.

Kembe X - Soundtrack II Armageddon (video)

Kembe X releases his first video for the title track to his upcoming EP, Soundtrack II Armageddon.

Friday, December 21, 2012

SIN - A Toast To You (Mixtape)

SoFlo's own, SIN is here with his brand new 'tape 'A Toast To You'. The project is well-crafted with production by Anthology, 8 Bars, Jove Beats and SIN's ferocious rhymes. Stream and download below!

Frank Leone - Death From Above (Prod. by Gudina)

A laid-back Frank Leone spits over smooth instrumentals laced by Gudina in "Death From Above". Listen below.

DJ Skandal - When u Listen to My Shit

Hailing out of Paris, France DJ Skandal is nice on both the production and the wax.

Ill Poetic - The Nightmare Before Christmas

Happy Holidays from the one and only Ill Poetic.

Preston San X Mojek - I'm Cold

Tokyo Shawn and Young Africa go in over some ill techno and announce just how cold it gets when it's winter time Chi.

Sunspot Jonz - Oatmeal Soldiers (video)

Sunspot drops one for the hot lunch heads.

A$AP Rocky - Long Live A$AP

Pretty Flacko recently dropped the studio version of the title track to his HIGHLY anticipated album LongLiveA$AP. The full album drops 1-15-13.

Woody's Produce - End Of The World (Instrumental LP)

If you are reading this that means you are still alive. If you are one of the unfortunate few that fall to an early zombie attack or some other crazy world ending event I'm truly sorry. The super hero of the producer under world, Woody's Produce, just put this catastrophic soundtrack together for you all to vibe to while you wait for the world to end. So hit play, strap up, and enjoy...

Thursday, December 20, 2012

DJ Craze - Best of 2013 Mix

Legendary DJ Craze blesses the world with some futuristic. 

Lili K & Peter Cottontale – A Christmas Song (Video)

These two talented acts from the Windy City are here with an early Christmas present in the form of this fun new video.

Arima Ederra - Earth To Arima (EP)

The rising young songstress, Arima Ederra, is here with her brand new EP 'Earth To Arima'. Guest-appearances by Blu, Gibby and Sham.

MC Eiht - The Reign

MC Eiht is back makin moves. This is a new joint from his up coming Keep It Hood EP.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Consequence - All Gold Everything

It's the Cons fool! And he's draped in the Trinidad James All Gold beat.

Kid Ink ft MGK - Hell & Back [Remix] (video)

Brand new visuals from Kid Ink and MGK...

Vic Spencer x Sir Michael Rocks – Untitled Smooth Shit

This is for sure some untitled and smooth shit.

Air Jordan 1 Retro High - White/Varsity Red-Black

Jordan Brand is bringing them back. The official release date is January 5th 2013.

Flux Pavillion & Childish Gambino – Do Or Die

Here's a dope EDM/HipHop blend from Flux Pavillion and Childish Gambino.

Supastition - Yada Yada (prod by Marco Polo)

After a long hiatus, Supastition returns with the Marco Polo produced, “Yada Yada”. The adrenaline-charged track is the first single off of “The Blackboard EP,” which will be released on January 15, 2013.

Smash Brovaz - Think It’s a Game? (mixtape)

Brand new project from the Toronto duo Smash Brovaz. Hit the jump to stream the full project courtesy of our friends over at

Think It's a Game: Download

Mike Schpitz & Slot-A - Have You Seen My Stapler?

Mike Schpitz and Slot-A are all business on their latest collab entitled Have You Seen My Stapler? Hit the jump to stream the full project. Oh... and remember... next Friday is Hawaiian shirt day. So, if you want to wear a Hawaiian shirt and jeans.

Have You Seen My Stapler?: Download

Thurz ft. Jarell Perry - Keep Livin

True Story.

RoQ'y TyRaiD - TyRaiD Waves (video)

RoQ'y TyRaiD goes unconscious on this freeverse over Joey Bada$$'s Waves instrumental. 

Shepard Fairey x Mike Miller x Eazy-E - Compton's Most Wanted

With the recent release of Shepard Fairey and Mike Miller's Eazy-E collab, Compton's Most Wanted, they decided to release a video to explain the details. Hit the jump

Purchase Compton's Most Wanted HERE.

The Black Opera - FXCKIN PROBLEM

This is what we call an "Audio Dramatization"... mkay.

Roc Marciano - 76 (video)

Decon Media brings us the Roc's latest visual, "76". Peep as Jason Goldwatch gives us an inside look at NYC, fittingly through the eyes of a lo-fi cam shaky camera.  If your feeling this cop the entire Reloaded project, out now.

Cookin' Soul & The Notorious BIG - Ready for Xmas (mixtape)

Cookin' Soul and Dj Whoo Kid are bringing the holiday season in correct with blends from BK's finest... 

Ready for Xmas: Download

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Clew Rock - Wind Chillz

Clew Rock is setting the record straight in his latest... Wind Chillz.

Devon Hatcher - Beat Pads & Juice Boxes

Up and coming El Paso TX hip-hopper Devon Hatcher's latest project just hit my inbox. At first listen this project might throw you off. It's hard to explain, but once you keep listening it all comes together. If you are looking for something a bit different from the norm and not so typical then give this one a spin. 

Ewokone - Fly Flamingo Burner (video)

Ewokeone has been busy doing it for quite some time now. He shows no sign of  slowing down either. Even the horse cop had to show props!

Nemo Achida – Climax II (EP)

Nemo Achida is back with his Climax II project. 

Climax II: download

Notorious B.I.G. – Naughty or Nice [prod Cookin' Soul] (video)

It's holiday season with Cookin' Soul. 

Uptown XO - Rugged (video)

Mellow Music Group and Uptown XO pay homage to the "old heads."

Troy Ave ft Mac Miller – Chillin

Troy Ave's White Christmas is on it's way

Yonas - Lights (remix)

Yonas takes to his sound cloud and drops a remix of the Ellie Goulding's breakout record "Lights."

T.I. ft. Kendrick Lamar, B.o.B & Kris Stephens - Memories Back Then

T.I's Trouble Man drops today. 

Kid Cudi - King Wizard (video)

Cudders gives King Wizard the visual treatment.

FaltyDL - She Sleeps (video)

Ninja Tune artist FaltyDL brings some throwback ppl doing some throwback shit over some throw back house. Somehow they manage to make this recycled style seem fresh and new. Where can I find  some ripped baggy jeans and some quad skates and Hula hoops? Apparently everybody in central park is repping hard.

A$AP Rocky ft. Kendrick Lamar, Joey Bada$$, Yelawolf, Danny Brown, Action Bronson & Big K.R.I.T. – 1Train (Prod. by Hit-Boy)

One of the most anticipated tracks off of A$AP Rocky's LongLiveA$AP project hits the scene today.

Freddie Gibbs ft. Dana Williams - The Hard (video)

Freddie Gibbs chops it up over some super slick vocals and a squeaky clean beat. Presented by LRG and #BFK.

Sapient ft. Luckyiam - Shotgun In My Spaceship (remix)

LRG brings us some West-Coast meets North-coast dopiness. Living Legend member Luckyiam joins Sapient on this interstellar joint.

Talib Kweli ft. Ryan Leslie - Outstanding (video)

Boi 1da on the Beat, Mr. Ryan Leslie on the last verse the hook and the fuzzy visuals. If your in the Chi on Dec 21st make sure to catch Talib at The Mid for the end of the world party. I can't think of a better way to spend the last night ever ha.

Iridium Cypher - Pugs Atomz, Vic Mensa, Probcause, Khalifani, Dj Word (video)

The Iridium Clothing brand brings in a few Chi-town reppers over Big Poppas "Who Shot Ya" beat. #Savemoneys' Vic Mensa just killed it.

Dee-1 ft. Killer Mike - Never Clockin Out (video)

We've been strong Dee-1 supporters for as long as we've been blogging. It's been dope to watch him grind and don't stop. Killer Mike joins in and compliments the deep base and bell tones with a laid back verse. Currency makes a cameo too. This is for those that never clock out.

Monday, December 17, 2012

COLDeSACK - Days Of Our Lives (EP)

Chicago beatsmith, COLDeSACK, comes through with a new beat tape featuring a pneumatic aura and chill vibes entitled 'Days Of Our Lives'. This is exactly what you need to get your week to start off right.


Skizzy Mars ft. G-Eazy - Pay For You (prod. by G-Eazy)

Eazys' camp just dropped off his latest collab with rapper Skizzy Mars. In "Pay For You" Skizzy voices his love for Sugar Moms that love starving artists. Where are the all Women that are willing to support a bloggers expensive taste? Get at me @A_drego.

Skizz will be joining G on all the dates of the Must Be Nice Tour. For a look at the tour dates shoot the J.

Chevy Woods – Two Door Music

That new new from Chevy Woods

Big Sean – Guap (video)

Gettin Guap = Charged iPhones and sharks in your fish tanks.

Pusha T - Blocka (video)

Diamonds on my blocka...

OriginalFake – KAWS Woodstock Figure

Just in time for Christmas. OriginalFake is releasing Snoopy's side kick Woodstock. This piece will be released in OriginalFake's flagship store in Tokyo on December 22nd. You might also see an online release here in the states.

ZeeDubb & Zpu-Zilla - Fuck Swag (EP)

Beast Mode.

Shawn K, Mouse Sucks, Capital Ode - Two Boob Theory

just hit play... it will all make sense when you hear it. Good morning.

OCnotes - KEXP live (video)

Ocnotes blesses KEXP studios with an avant garde performance. For the rest of the footage shoot the J.

Riff Raff - Hard To Find Sober (video)

Like most of us this past weekend Riff is real hard to spot on a sober tip. Here he lets us know just how hard over a Hitman beat and under a silk scarf. As usual Riff brings a virtual unknown into the last verse.

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Nick Astro ft. Legit - Put Me On

Getting blog love and support from your fellow peers can be quite difficult at times for up-and-coming artists such as Nick Astro & Legit, but if the two keep spitting the same way as they did on this joint, it's only a matter of time before their buzz really takes off. Astro's 'SUPER16' is due out January 20th.