Monthly Archives: September 2016

UngodlyOurs Album Stream – Beeb & Prospek


Hypnotic, atmospheric beats and rhymes from New Jersey wordsmith S.Habib (aka Beeb) and New Orleans producer Prospek.


Pursuit Of Happiness EP Stream – J-Coop & Abib Jahleel


Described as being “an ode to blue collar workers and dream chasers”, this release from Atlanta emcees J-Coop and Abib Jahleel finds the pair dropping down-to-earth rhymes over crisp, boom-bap-inspired production from the UK’s Cypria.


New Joint – The Du-Rites


The Du-Rites – “Hustle” (TheDuRites.BandCamp.Com / 2016)

Funkin’ like it was lifted straight off the lost soundtrack of a gritty 70s NY crime flick, this latest track from J-Zone and Pablo Martin is another fine display of musical mastery which is available in both vinyl and digital formats.

New Joint – Sadat X / Edo.G / Fokis

Sadat X ft. Edo.G & Fokis – “Da Hustle Don’t Stop” (@SadatX / 2016)

Taken from the Brand Nubian emcee’s “AGUA” album.

Juice Beat Tape Stream – yoyo


Smooth, buttery loops and beats from the South African producer.

New Joint – Apollo Brown & Skyzoo / Joell Ortiz

Apollo Brown & Skyzoo ft. Joell Ortiz – “A Couple Dollars” (@MelloMusicGroup / 2016)

Taken from the Detroit / NY duo’s highly-anticipated album “The Easy Truth”.

New Joint – Wordsworth & JSOUL

Wordsworth & JSOUL – “Satellite” (@HiPNOTT / 2016)

Taken from the “Blame It On The Music” EP.

Beats Per Minute – Large Professor

The mighty Extra P passes through DITC Studios for “Beats Per Minute”.

New Joint – Smoothe Da Hustler


Smooth Da Hustler – “I Can’t Breathe” (@SmootheH / 2016)

The Brooklyn representative delivers hard-hitting words in response to the ongoing issue of police brutality.

New Joint – Agallah / Prince Po / Percee P


Agallah ft. Prince Po & Percee P – “This Is Hip Hop” (@AgallahFaro / 2016)

The three mic vets flex formidable skills with a nod of respect to the Crash Crew’s 80s classic “On The Radio”.

New Joint – LEX / Spit Gemz


LEX ft. Spit Gemz – “Inner Thoughts” (@LEX718 / 2016)

The Queens, NY emcee joins forces with fellow Rotten Apple resident Gemz for this J57-produced lyrical onslaught off his forthcoming album “Necessary”.

Hip Hop World News – Rodney P

Legendary UK emcee Rodney P pays a visit to 1520 Sedgwick Ave as part of his BBC Four documentary “Hip Hop World News” which airs Friday September 30th at 9pm.

New Joint – Black Josh

Black Josh – “Yung Ratchet” (@BlackJoshAPE / 2016)

Bass-heavy madness from the UK emcee’s entertaining “Ape Tape” EP.

Pontiac Dreams Beat Tape Stream – Kadaj Da Kid


The Maryland producer digs in the crates for some dusty drums and crackling, soul-drenched samples.

New Joint – S.A.S & B.S.B.D. / Roc Marciano / N.O.R.E.

S.A.S. & B.S.B.D. ft Roc Marciano & N.O.R.E. – “Valley Of Kings” (@ManBitesDogRecs / 2016)

UK / US collabo flavour from the London-raised duo’s forthcoming Black Sky Blue Death-produced album “Celestial”.

New Joint – Fortunato

Fortunato – “Plain To See” (@IAmFortunato / 2016)

Taken from the Canadian emcee’s forthcoming album “2 Bad Dudes”.

New Joint – Mellow Man Ace

Mellow Man Ace – “So Ruff So Tuff” (@Mellow_Man_Ace / 2016)

The West Coast vet makes a statement on this Zapp-influenced funk bomb produced by Cazal Organism.

New Joint – Eternia / Phoenix Pagliacci

Eternia ft. Phoenix Pagliacci – “For This Life” (@TheRealEternia / 2016)

The consistently dope Canadian emcee returns with this engaging track lifted from the Hand’Solo Records compilation “Bassments Of Badmen Vol. 3”.

New Joint – Tab-One & Sinopsis

Tab-One & Sinopsis – “Sincerely, Tab” (Tab-One.BandCamp.Com / 2016)

The two members of North Carolina’s Kooley High drop the title track from their recently-released collabo album.

New Joint – Jermiside & Danny Diggs

Jermiside & Danny Diggs – “Never” (@HiPNOTT / 2016)

New visuals from the 2013 album “Quiet As Kept”.