Monthly Archives: April 2014

New Joint – Skanks / Shabaam Sahdeeq / Cash Bilz

Skanks ft. Shabaam Sahdeeq & Cash Bilz – “Whut” (@TheRapMartyr / 2014)

Rugged Venom-produced Brooklyn vibes from the Bankai Fam member’s forthcoming solo album “The Shinigami Flowfessional”.

New Joint – Money Boss Players

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Money Boss Players – “Smoke Sumpthin” (Boss Money Records / 2014)

Mellow BX flavour from Eddie Cheeba, Trey Bag and Yung JB off the forthcoming Money Boss project dropping May 13th via DatPiff.Com.

New Joint – SunBlaze

SunBlaze – “Laugh Now Cry Later” (@SunBlaze360 / 2014)

Taken from the Brooklyn emcee’s forthcoming album “The Dirty Rican”.

New Joint – Skyzoo & Torae

Skyzoo & Torae – “Blue Yankee Fitted” (First Generation Rich Inc / 2014)

Visuals for the drum-heavy !llmind-produced lead single from the Rotten Apple duo’s forthcoming album “Barrel Brothers”.

Soulmatic Mixtape Download – Nas / Cookin Soul

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The Spanish production duo splash some soul over a handful of “Illmatic” classics on their tribute to the 1994 Nas debut – download here.

New Joint – Jabee

Jabee – “Uncle Curtis” (@MyNameIsJabee / 2014)

The Murs-affiliated Oklahoma lyricist drops a gem inspired by the loss of a family member off his 2013 project “Everything Was Beautiful And Nothing Hurt”.

New Joint – Vanderslice / Evidence / AWAR

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Vanderslice ft. Evidence & AWAR – “Everything’s Awesome” (@EricVanderslice / 2014)

Hypnotic title track from the producer’s forthcoming album featuring Apathy, Celph Titled, Maffew Ragazino and more.

 

New Joint – Fel Sweetenberg

Fel Sweetenberg – “Power Stricken” (Effiscienz.Com / 2014)

Taken from the New Jersey emcee’s DJ Brans-produced project “The Invisible Garden”.

Peep my review of the album here.

New Joint – DJ Jean Maron / Mobb Deep / Big Noyd

DJ Jean Maron ft. Mobb Deep & Big Noyd – “Itinerary” (DJJeanMaron.Com / 2014)

Taken from the French producer’s forthcoming album “True School” featuring KRS-One, Kool G. Rap, Lords Of The Underground and more.

The Fresh Stuff Radio Stream – Big Ted

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Last night’s edition of Mi-Soul.Com’s The Fresh Stuff radio show hosted by London’s infamous Big Ted and featuring music from Big Daddy Kane, Zhigge, London Posse and more – listen here.

Circles Album Download – Croup

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German producer Croup drops a free collection of boom-bap-driven tracks featuring North Carolina’s Supastition, Baltimore’s Animal Pak, Florida’s Praverb and more – download here.

New Joint – Juga-Naut

Juga-Naut – “Time & Place” (@Juganaut / 2014)

The Nottingham producer-on-the-mic mixes the classic with the contemporary on this lead single and title track from his forthcoming album.

New Joint – Crown / Caxton Press

Crown ft. Caxton Press – “What The World Needs Now” (Just Listen Records / 2014)

The multi-talented UK crew team-up with French producer Crown for this soulful-but-rugged track from his recent album “Pieces To The Puzzle”.

New Joint – Mysonne

Mysonne – “Royals Freestyle” (@Mysonne / 2014)

The veteran NY emcee stamps his Timberland boots all over the instrumental to the pop hit “Royals” by Lorde with impressive results.

HBS Music Archaeology – Brad McNamara / Chris Gibbs / Danny Spice

Latest edition of the HBSMA show featuring UK producer Danny Spice discussing his introduction to Hip-Hop, working with legends such as Craig G and favourite breaks.

Genki EP Download – Marchitect

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Recorded whilst Delaware’s Marchitect was on tour in Tokyo and co-produced by Japan’s Shrimp, this latest solo EP from the 49ers member blends jazzy vibes with witty lyrics resulting in an uplifting listening experience – download here.

New Joint – Actuator

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Actuator – “Franklin Mint” (BigMalk.BandCamp.Com Β / 2014)

NY trio elsphinx, Sime Gezus and Big Malk drop the first single from their forthcoming EP.

New Joint – Rapper Big Pooh & Roc C

Rapper Big Pooh & Roc C – “The Crew” (Green Streets Entertainment / 2014)

Taken from the duo’s new collabo album “Trouble In The Neighborhood”

New Joint – Sadat X / Cormega / Lanelle Tyler

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Sadat X ft. Cormega & Lanelle Tyler – “On Fire” (@LoyaltyDigital / 2014)

The Brand Nubian legend continues to prove himself as one of Hip-Hop’s most consistent emcees on this smoothed-out single from the forthcoming album “New York Never Left”.

New Joint – The UMC’s

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The UMC’s – “I Tried To Tell Ya” (@NYOIL / 2014)

Golden-era Staten Island duo Haas G and Kool Kim (aka NYOIL) make a welcome return with this head-nodding track that hits hard both lyrically and musically.