Archive | April 2016
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Chance The Rapper has revealed the artwork for his third project cleverly titled ‘Chance 3‘ on the third anniversary of his classic ‘Acid Rap‘ mixtape. The Chicago emcee is set to perform on Fallon tonight and SNL next Saturday so we can likely expect the project to drop sometime within this time frame using recent […]
Gusto Leimert and Yung Pinch link for the very dope visual to their “I Care” record. The two young artists created an incredibly sticky tune that has been lodged in my brain since I first played it. I dare you to not want to sing along as soon as you catch the melody and flow. […]
The most anticipated and teased album in the past 2 years ‘VIEWS‘ is finally here! Drake made us wait so long and dropped two projects since he announced ‘Views From The 6‘ (later shortened to just ‘Views‘) would be his next proper album, but the wait is over. The 20 track album features PARTYNEXTDOOR, PIMP […]
Watts native Mckinley Ave sat down with Cypress Moreno for a telling interview at BMG studios in Los Angeles. The Producer/ Rapper explains what brought him to change his name from “Black Chill” to Mckinley Ave recently, and the difference between the two eras of music he has operated in. Mckinley details his work as a producer in the […]
As some of you may now know, PARTYNEXTDOOR penned Rihanna‘s recently dethroned number one single “Work“. Although some of the song lyrics seem to be nearly indecipherable, apparently PND actually did take the time to write out the words “wa wa wa wa wa wa work” because it’s in this reference track of the record as […]
Drake season is upon us. As the release of his highly anticipated album Views From The 6 nears, us fans get more and more excited to hear a new full length album from Drake, and now he has released the track list that includes 20 songs! I can’t wait to check this album out this week. […]
Long Beach’s Joey Fatts linked with his cousin Vince Staples for the visual to the very dope “Farrakhan” record off of Joey Fatts ‘I’ll Call You Tomorrow‘ mixtape. The video shows some police hi-jinx as Joey smokes the devil’s lettuce in front of a cop and doesn’t face an repercussions. Watch below!
“That’s always been my thing, trying to get to that new level. Even when I was on the low level I was on a new level trying to get to the NEWER level.” -A$AP Ferg With his latest album “Always Strive And Prosper” having dropped on Friday, A$AP Ferg joined Special to play Special Education. […]
Nipsey Hussle and Young Thug have connected for a fresh new track titled “Thug Life“. This song finds Thugger rapping on a beat other than that of the usual trap style beats he uses, but he still has a clean flow. Nipsey also does his thing, talking about how cops keep throwing charges at him but they […]
The world was devastated by the news yesterday that Prince had passed away in his home in Minneapolis. We had lost another music giant that influenced many of the artists out today. Many decided to honor Prince with kind words, incredible stories, and sending their condolences to his family. Game also decided to honor Prince […]
LNDN DRGS linked with the L.A. Leakers to release the very dope visual to their “Choose Up” record. With Jay Worthy’s gangsta lyrics over Sean House’s funky ass production, this is easily one of duo’s best songs off of their 2015 ‘Aktive‘ project. Watch Jay Worthy and his crew cruise Rosecrans in a lowrider below!
YG and Nipsey Hussle link for the video to their controversial “F*** Donald Trump“. The two west-coast veterans surrounded themselves with a bunch of boisterous fans yelling the song’s hook enthusiastically. Watch below!
Kev Decor is ready for the “Summer” with his new joint and is providing us with tropical island vibes to get jiggy with. Listen below!
Alanna Aguiar is right back at it with a new record titled, “Truth Is // On With It”. However, the young songstress has switched up the sound with a new producer named JuiceBanger$ behind the boards. Sonically, the record is much more upbeat than her recent releases and will having you bobbing your head more and […]
Problem sat down with Young California’s Cypress Moreno to give details on his surprise ‘Rosecrans‘ project with the legendary DJ Quik. He compares his relationship with Quik to Kendrick Lamar‘s relationship with Dr. Dre and elaborated on all of his and Quik’s similarities. The Compton rapper then explained how the ‘Rosecrans’ EP with Quik spawned […]
It can’t be a proper 4/20 without a new track from Uncle Snoop. Snoop Dogg’s quietly dropped a new song earlier this morning titled “Late Nights” which, like most of his music, is easily able to be bumped while smoking some of your favorite herbs. Take a listen below and remember to blaze it today.
The Legendary DJ Quik and west-coast staple, Problem announced their surprise joint ‘Rosecrans‘ EP only twenty-four hours ago, and it is now available for purchase! ‘Rosecrans‘ refers to the infamous street in LA that runs through the westside of Compton which the two grew up on. The two Compton rappers linked for six songs, of […]