Archive | May 2015
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Dom Kennedy (who recently admitted Dom Kennedy is his favorite rapper) is back with his new single “2 Bad” off of his forthcoming album By Dom Kennedy. I’m starting to get the sense that no one enjoys being themselves as much as Dom Kennedy enjoys being Dom Kennedy. But I digress. 2 Bad is the summer smash we […]
“Eggs bacon grits, you better use a condom if you takin that” It’s breakfast chill. Lil Mama just did the most Kidz Bop thing you could do and took a breakfast meal and turned it to a song about safe sex. Lil Mama, most notably known for walking on stage when Jay Z performed Empire […]
Director duo aIP and Chimp have created a dope visual for Kendrick Lamar’s “You Ain’t Gotta Lie (Momma Said) record off of To Pimp a Butterfly. Watch as this interesting story is told by these two inspired directors. This is not the official video for the song, but still worth the watch!
T-Pain and Lil Jon it feels like 2006! Lil Jon? YAAAAAYUUUHHH! Ok now that we’ve gotten that out of the way, Lil Jon has came back and brought the funk with him (so glad he didn’t bring EDM with him). The Crunkfather also brought T-Pain, Snoop Dogg and Problem to this funky expedition. Cutie Pie samples the […]
Legendary Compton producer/rapper David Blake, aka DJ Quik has hit the streets with a remix of indie artist Spoon‘s “Inside Out“, accompained by some fellow legendary West Coast aficionados, Kurupt, Boogie, and the bay area’s iamSU. Quik switches his gangsta-funk persona for a laidback, more mellow vibe on this track without losing his signature basslines and drums. The […]
Rel$ and Infameezy of OHNO have treated the fans with a new video for their very popular single “Miss You”. Watch below and purchase it on iTunes here! If you aren’t too familiar with the duo, get with it now! You can read more about them in our previous post about them.
Kendrick performs These Walls off of his masterpiece “To Pimp a Butterfly” in a rare Television appearance. SPOILER ALERT: It’s remarkable and it makes me very excited for his yet to be announced tour. //widgets.ellentube.com/videos/0_y2epl9du/
Rising Compton rapper Boogie sits down with Complex for a dope 5 minute interview, explaining his debut project Thirst 48, his life before rap, collaborating with Jahlil Beats and his new project The Reach, plus more. Watch below! via Complex
As Dom prepares to drop his new album By Dom Kennedy he stops by Big Boy in The Morning and has a cool conversation with the crew. He talks his new album, Dodgers and Lakers, and explains some of his Twitter wisdom. Watch below!
Los Angeles collective Odd Future has officially dissolved. The group’s now former de facto leader Tyler, The Creator informally announced it today via his Twitter account when he stated “Although it’s no more, those 7 letters are forever”, in reference to OFWGKTA. Odd Future members included Tyler, The Creator, Hodgy Beats, Earl Sweatshirt, Domo Genesis, […]
After 2 years of seclusion from the rap game A$AP Rocky has finally given us new music. The aptly titled At Long Last A$AP dropped Monday at midnight and has taken the internet by storm and sent it into a frenzy. The 18 track album has an all star cast of contributors including, Mos Def, Lil Wayne, […]
LA’s most colorful collective, Overdoz links up with the one of the greatest producers of all time Pharrell for their new single titled “Last Kiss”. I could elaborate but that should be more than enough reason to check it out. Listen below and look out for Overdoz’s 2008 album which should be released in the coming […]
RosecransAve favorite Raven Felix is right back at it with a new banger for the club and or radio. Gifted features Bay Area singer Adrian Marcel and shows Raven showing off how lyrically gifted she is as she delivers boastful bars over this bouncy beat. Listen below! via Young California
Two Time, Mani Coolin and League link up once again for a banger titled Player Moves! Produced by Robbie Anthem, listen below.
West coast representative and Pushaz Ink label member RJ has just released OMMIO (On My Momma, I’m On) 2. The mixtape features many DJ Mustard produced joints, including some tracks with features from Dom Kennedy, Joe Moses, Plies, Ty$, and the bay area’s iamSU!. “Dance With Me” (with Dom Kennedy), “Just Might Let Her” and “If […]
Dream Urban is having a pop-up shop this Saturday beginning at 6pm at Exact Science Gallery on Melrose. The event will be presented by Bad Boy(yes that one), Danger Zone Music Group, with music by DJ Tay James (official DJ of Justin Bieber) and will be hosted by @AshleyUrbvn and @AngelTDD. This event will be […]