The Blastmaster joins Cutty Ranks on Grand Surgeon’s Big Bob & LD-produced joint that pretty much came out of nowhere.
DJ Premier and Royce Da 5’9″ appear on the All Out Show with Rude Jude and Lord Sear to discuss the concept behind PRhyme, the only artist that Premier samples on the project, how the guests were selected and more.
MC Lyte and The Artist Formally Known as Sense drop visuals for this powerful anthem for #EducateOURMen. Salute to these two living legends.
MC Lyte’s new track, “Dear John” f/ Common & 10Beats, is the anthem for #EducateOURMen, which is the signature scholarship initiative of MC Lyte’s Hip Hop Sisters Foundation, which has presented two $100,000 university scholarships during the Soul Train Music Awards Red Carpet Pre-Show each year since the organization’s founding. This year, the foundation will present dozens of scholarships earmarked to send men to HBCU’s. Russell Simmons, Dr. Benjamin Chavis, Jada Pinkett Smith and Faith Evans are just of the few celebrities who support the foundation’s movement (EducateOURMen.info).
Are you ready for your head to explode? Well, Pharaohe Monch, Talib Kweli and 9th Wonder have joined forces to form the supergroup “Indie 500.”
Are you done going “oh sh*t” yet? Okay, now go ahead and watch Okayplayer‘s video that explains how these incredible artists connected.
Ras Kass and Apollo Brown give you instructions on how to kill God. Don’t ask, just listen.
The last time the Mash Out Posse and Busta Rhymes were on a song together was the remix to “Ante Up” so best believe that another collaboration was long overdue. “Broad Daylight (187 Pt. 2)” is off of the upcoming Street Certified EP (executive produced by DJ Premier) that celebrates two decades of M.O.P. and drops on November 18th. Now, enough reading and listen to the tandem “off your on switch.”
After teasing us with a snippet, the full video of Royce and Preme’s “U Looz” is out to knock your brains around with vicious lyricism and neck snapping production. It may be the shortest song on PRhyme but you cannot complain about more Nickle and Preme collaborations. Oh yeah, you also get to hear DJ Premier’s debut as an emcee.
Don’t forget to pre-order PRhyme right here.
With Joey Bada$$’ new album on the way — which features production from DJ Premier — the young rhyme slinger took the time out to address rumors about his impending signing to Jay Z’s Roc Nation imprint and what it meant to meet Jay Z in the flesh.
Chicago producer A Villa puts together yet another lineup of dope emcees for the song “Live At The Villa.” But the question we want to know is: “Who killed it?”