Our good friend J.Rawls‘ record label Polar Entertainment recently signed the legendary Monie Love‘s new group called “Heresy”. The all-female Hip Hop group consists of Carolina Dirty, Dominique LaRue, MyVerse & of course Monie Love. They have an official single/video called “Da Call Out” from their self-titled EP; this song is produced by Black Sheep’s Mista Lounge. Support that quality independent Hip Hop!
Supergroup EMC aka Masta Ace, Wordsworth, & Mr. Stricklin drop another visual from their new album “Tonight Show” called “The Monologue”, produced by Diamond D. The video was shot in location in Brazil. The Tonight Show is out right now! Obrigado!
Soul Brother #1 Pete Rock drops an official video from his upcoming “Petestrumentals 2” album on Mello Music Group. The joint is called “Cosmic Slop” where we see the master getting down on the MPC 3000.
A new up and coming songstress by the name of Mickey Taelor is slowly making some noise, especially with her new project “HiiGrade” Vol. 2. Her music is very soulful yet very unorthodox. With production by Willie B (Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q) & Dae One (Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Jay Rock), Mickey gives you emotional soulful vibe over different range of beats. Her newest single “Gemini 2.0” featuring our very own Rhettmatic on the cuts has an official video treatment. Peep out the video & listen to her new project here: http://soundcloud.com/mickeytaelor/sets/hiigrade-vol-2
The secret ops team known as The Black Opera has a new video demonstration to share with the masses called “Black Nirvana”. This is off their album “The Great Year” on Mello Music Group (which is out now).
The legendary Diamond D drops another video from his album “Diam Piece”….this time it’s the album cut “It’s Magic” featuring The Step Brothers aka Alchemist & Evidence (with cuts by Dj Babu). ‘Diam Piece’ is available now!
The 3rd Official video from Axel F, “Superman” (Remix) featuring Pok Dog & Krondon & Phil Da Agony of Strong Arm Steady. This is the official directorial debut of J.Rocc & Truly Odd (Dirty Fingered B-Boys). Axel F is in available NOW on Bang Ya Head Entertainment!
Our good friend, producer extraordinaire, The Alchemist just drop this link on his twitter timeline this morning announcing he will be doing a project with Nas‘ new Mass Appeal signee, Fashawn. The project is titled “Fash-ionably Late” and this is the first single off the EP called “Dreams” featuring the Weatherman himself, Evidence. The video was directed by Evidence.
Staten Island’s own Wu-Tang Clan recently released the official video to their album title “A Better Tomorrow”. With what’s going on with the Ferguson & Eric Garner situation, this video pretty much speaks volume of what people are feeling from the aftermath of these past weeks. #Ferguson #EricGarner “A Better Tomorrow” is out now!
One of our good friends from our Canadian Counterparts, Mr International himself, Kardinal Offishall has a new music video to promote his upcoming EP “Kardi Gras”. The song is called “K’Intro” , where the talented Canadian Emcee gets introspective with his lyrics & his outlook on what’s going on in the world today. Kardi Gras Vol 1. coming soon.
Detroit’s version of 3 The Hard Way, Phat Kat, Elzhi, & Guilty Simpson team up for a lyrical slaughter on Phat Kat‘s new single/video “All Madden”, produced by Algor. Off the album “Rededication To The Suckas”, coming soon.
In honor of the release of the Axel F’s “Theme Music” album dropping yesterday, J.Rocc & MED decided to drop another video off their album; “Sofa Coins” directed by Rory Gamble. “Theme Music” is out right now!
The Run The Jewels crew comes back with another video called “Blockbuster Night Pt. 1”. If you have been following El-P & Killer Mike, you would know these guys have a crazy sense of humor, and it shows in their latest video with them portraying as ‘The World’s Worst Paramedics”. “RTJ2” is out right now on Mass Appeal Records.
Here’s the first official music video from Tuxedo, the joint collaboration of Mayer Hawthorne & producer extraordinaire Jake One. Here more of their goodness here. Their full LP coming soon on Stones Throw Records.
The Secret Ops Team known as The Black Opera comes back with an official video transmission called “The Beginning Of The End” featuring the sultry vocals of Georgia Anne Muldrow. Produced by Tall Black Guy & Directed by Jay Brown.
Message FromThe Black Opera:
“What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from. The Black Opera enlist the Queen Georgia Anne Muldrow to reinforce the multilinear concept of the beginning and the end. This songs nuance stands for power, rebirth, triumph, completion, and exhaultation. It is TBO’s audible Alpha and Omega.”
The album “The Great Year” on Mello Music Group is available now.
The Triple Optic Trio returns with their 2nd official video “Show Me The Way” featuring the one & only Aloe Blacc. The video is shot around different parts of their home, Los Angeles. Off their album “Directors Of Photography” on Rhymesayers Entertainment, available NOW!
Song produced by: Jake One
Featuring: Aloe Blacc
Director: Andrew Melby and Evidence
DP: Andrew Melby
AC: Brent Reno
Production Assistant: Ivan Valderrama
Editor and Colorist: Andrew Melby
Aloe Blacc Animations: Joe Dressel
Our very own J.Rocc & Oxnard’s own M.E.D. join forces to become Axel F. They have an album called “Theme Music” coming out November 25th on Bang Ya Head/Fat Beats. This is the first official video off their album, called “The Set”. Directed by: Paul Delmont. Edited by: Rohan Ali
The dynamic duo of Dj Premier & Royce Da 5’9 also known as Prhyme have finally released the full video to introduction teaser video/song. The song is called “U Looz” at was shot at The Artform Studios in Los Angeles. Yes, that is the homie Adrian Younge that makes a cameo in the beginning of the video. Hint:Artform Studios is a record store/hair saloon that is owned by Adrian himself….and of course, all the samples that was used for this album is music by his as well. The album drops December 9th!