Category Archives: Midwest Hip-Hop

New Joint – Apollo Brown & Ras Kass / Pharoahe Monch / Rakaa Iriscience

apollo cover

Apollo Brown & Ras Kass ft. Pharoahe Monch & Rakaa Iriscience – “H20″ (@MelloMusicGroup / 2014)

Off the forthcoming “Blasphemy” collaboration album from the Detroit producer and West Coast emcee.

New Joint – ADaD

ADaD – “Get It Together” (@MCADaD / 2014)

The Chicago lyricist laces a dope head-nodder from the Abstract himself Q-Tip for this track off his recent release “Gumbo – The Stolen Arts EP”.

Inspired By DOOM Beat Tape Stream – Bknapp

bknapp cover

Decatur, Illinois-based producer Bknapp pays homage to one of his biggest musical influences with this succinct collection of soulful, DOOM-inspired beats.

New Joint – Jelani Lateef

Jelani Lateef – “Forward Advance” (@JayLateef / 2014)

Taken from the Chicago lyricist’s new album “My Soul To Keep 2″.

New Joint – Panik

Panik – “As Right As Rain” (@MolemenRecords / 2014)

Taken from the Chicago production vet’s forthcoming instrumental release.

New Joint – The Regiment / Sadat X / El Da Sensei

the regiment cover

The Regiment ft. Sadat X & El Da Sensei – “Raise Up” (@HiPNOTT / 2014)

Fast-paced boom-bap banger from the Detroit duo produced by Japan’s DJ Duct.

New Joint – Panik

panik cover

Panik – “ThreeSixty” (MolemenRecords.Com / 2014)

The Chicago-based producer drops a dope head-nodder from his forthcoming instrumental project.