Phife Dawg drops lyrical gems alongside Slum Village on this joint from their upcoming album Yes.
London’s Maverick Sabre connects with Joey Bada$$ for the politically charged video for “We Don’t Wanna Be.”
You know how scarce a Jay Electronica drop is, right? So when Jay Elec decides to liberate new music it’s usually some sort of celebration. “Road To Perdition” features the ad libs from Jay Z’s “Success” and finds Jay Electronica dropping wicked bars over head snapping production.
Alchemist and Oh No release the first single from their upcoming Grand Theft Auto V inspirted project The Alchemist and Oh No Present: Welcome to Los Santos.
Joey Bada$$ hits Revolt to explain how the Oscar Grant film “Fruitvale Station” and the deaths of young black men inspired the visuals for “Like Me.”
The good folks at Complex put together this excellent 30-minute documentary that chronicles the rise of Eminem and Shady Records.
This documentary is an in-depth look into not only Eminem’s career, but also the careers of the all the artists’ who graced the label over the years. First and foremost, we spoke to Em and Paul, whose partnership and unique friendship is what made the label possible. But we also spoke to the man who helped turn Em into a superstar, Dr. Dre, and the man who Em helped turn into a superstar, 50 Cent. With additional interviews from Mr. Porter and Royce Da 5’9″, this documentary is the definitive look into what how one of the rap’s greatest juggernauts came to be.
Action Bronson gives us a behind the scenes look at the creation of “Baby Blue” in the studio with Mark Ronson and Zane Lowe.
Action Bronson joins ESPN’s Highly Questionable to discuss the thought process on “Easy Rider,” going from chef to emcee, getting physical with fans and has a battle of the bellies with Papi.
El Gant rocks with Ras Kass on “Razor Ramon” as their tour gets underway with the remaining dates below.
• 3/05 Spokane, WA: The Pin
• 3/06 Bozeman, Montana: The Zebra
• 3/07 Missoula, Montana: Stage 112
• 3/08 Jackson, Wyoming: Town Square Tavern
• 3/09 Salt Lake City, Utah: Bar Deluxe
• 3/16 Houston, TX: Numbers Nightclub
• 3/19 Austin, TX (SXSW): Karma Lounge
• 3/20 Austin, TX (SXSW): Krave (Day)
• 3/20 Austin, TX (SXSW): Sugars (Night)
• 3/21 Dallas, TX: The Boiler Room
• 3/22 Dallas, TX: The Boiler Room