DJ Muggs is having himself a year, ain’t he? Cypress Hill, Roc Marciano, Eto and Mach-Hommy have all been part of Muggs year and the producer is back at it with CRIMEAPPLE for Medallo dropping on July 26. The duo waste little time with a gangster ass video for “Just Because.”
There’s no reason why you shouldn’t have heard the brilliance that is Marco Polo and Masta Ace’s A Breukelen Story, do yourself a favor and stop what you are doing to listen to one of the best albums of the year. In the interim, check out the latest video from the project “Get Shot”
Inspectah Deck recently released a new album titled Chamber #9 and we get a new video from the Wu Tang member in the form of “Game Don’t Change.” Deck plays the role of an assassin from the future looking to take out his targets, which happen to be purveyors of wackness.
Common rolls up in a convenience store with Vince Staples behind the counter and finds himself in the middle of a robbery. What does he do? Find out in the video for “Hercules” featuring Swizz Beats from Common’s upcoming album Let Love.
Fresh off their collaborative project Box Talk, Joell Ortiz and Salaam Remi cut loose a video for “Keep’n On” as their second set of visuals off the EP.
Ras Kass is closing in on the release of Soul On Ice 2 and applies his lauded verbal gymnastics over a DJ Green Lantern production with “F.L.Y. (F*ck Last Year).”
“F.L.Y. is actually my ode to Prince’s 1999. It’s a Hip-Hop New Year’s song,” Kass told AFH. “The triple-entendre being it’s an acronym for ‘F*ck Last Year’ and ‘FLY,’ as in ‘time flies why you’re having fun.’ Also, in the Hip-Hop lifestyle, you want to dress and act ‘fly.’ It’s wavy.”
Ghostface is preparing to drop yet another album this year with Ghostface’s Killah later this Summer and the Wu-Tang member drops a video for “Conditioning.” Ghost and his crew prepare to pull of a heist in the video directed by Rock Davis.
The Chocolate Boy Wonder drops a short film for this project that dropped earlier this year Return of the SP1200. To put a fresh coat of paint on the album, Pete Rock releases a short film titled “Shots Fired.” Soundtracked by Pete Rock’s album, “Shots Fired” deals with a young MAGA supporter who switches up when it comes time for him to show up at his high school’s talent show.
Logic drops another video from his Confessions of a Dangerous Mind album with the Eminem-featured “Homicide.” With Slim Shady unable to make it to the video shoot, Logic employs a pair of body doubles (Squints from The Sandlot and Chris D’Elia) to step in. The results are interesting, to say the least.
Chris Rivers lost his father when he was just a 5-year-old who had no idea how much of an impact that Christopher Rios had made on the hip hop community. But he’s followed in his late father’s footsteps and established himself as an emcee. The son of Big Pun pays homage to his father on “Sincerely Me.”