Monthly Archives: January 2019

New Joint – Skanks & DJ Ready Cee

Skanks & DJ Ready Cee – “Bar Machine” (@TheRapMartyr / @DJReadyCee / 2019)

Bankai Fam’s Skanks teams-up with fellow Rotten Apple resident DJ Ready Cee to pay tribute to the late, great Stan Lee and the world of Marvel.

Live Sessions – Amerigo Gazaway

Talented Cali-based producer Amerigo Gazaway recreates Wu-Tang’s classic “C.R.E.A.M.” in the first of his “Live Sessions” series.

New Joint – Mista Spyce


Mista Spyce – “Regardless” (@BillieSplyff / 2019)

Rowdy Fingers Freddie-produced London flavour from UK Hip-Hop vet Mista Spyce.

New Joint – Rigz & Mooch

Rigz & Mooch – “Net 10” (NineOrBetta.Com / 2019)

Produced by the UK’s Giallo Point.

New Joint – Ramson Badbonez

Ramson Badbonez – “Weirdos” (@HighFocusUK / 2019)

Mind-bending visuals for this Illinformed-produced cut from the UK emcee’s new album “Mic Day The 13th”.

New Joint – Conway The Machine

Conway The Machine – “Overdose” (@WhoIsConway / 2019)

The Griselda emcee lets loose over mellow Alchemist production from the album “Everybody Is F.O.O.D. 2: Eat What You Kill”.

New Joint – Casual

Casual – “Thuro Freestyle” (@SmashRockwell / 2019)

The Hiero legend demonstrates his super-human rhyme skills over a Prodigy classic.

New Joint – Fliptrix / Datkid

Fliptrix ft. Datkid – “One Hundred” (@HighFocusUK / 2019)

Molotov-produced roller from the UK emcee’s impressive 2018 album “INEXHALE”.

G.A.W.D. Album Stream – Joker Starr

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The irrepressible Joker Starr makes a welcome return with another quality collection of unrestrained lyricism, at times sounding about ready to burst out of the speakers like a Hip-Hop Hulk. Largely produced by Micall Parknsun (with input from Anyway Tha God and OphQi), the UK wordsmith mixes social commentary and Black pride with larger-than-life emcee bravado throughout this entertaining showcase of raw hardcore talent.

New Joint – Big Twins / Rigz / Hus Kingpin etc.

Big Twins ft. Rigz, Beanz, Sean Rosati, SmooVth & Hus Kingpin – “Winners Circle” (DrumsetMusicWorks.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Smoothed-out posse cut from the Queensbridge legend’s “Grimey Life” album.


New Joint – The Opioid Era

The Opioid Era – “Dope Nodd” (The Opioid Era / 2019)

Raw street knowledge and sharp skills from the Virginia-based crew.

New Joint – Rick Hyde

Rick Hyde – “Intro” (@RickHydeBeatz / 2019)

The Black Soprano Family member drops heartfelt, hard-knock rhymes on this IceRocks-produced track off his recent “Plates” album.

New Joint – Tha God Fahim

Tha God Fahim – “Market Cap” (@ThaGodFahim / 2019)

Piano-laced head-nodder from the Atlanta-based artist.

New Joint – 38 Spesh / Eto

38 Spesh ft. Eto – “Flour City” (@IAmSpesh / 2019)

Street-corner rap from the Rochester, NY emcee’s self-produced EP “5 Shots”.

New Joint – Sean Price & Small Professor

Sean Price & Small Professor ft. AG Da Coroner, Guilty Simpson & Your Old Droog – “John Gotti” (@DuckDownMusic / 2019)

Lead single off the heavily-anticipated “86 Witness” album from the late, great Sean P and talented Philly producer Small Professor, featuring a long list of guests including Illa Ghee, Zilla Rocca, DJ Revolution and more.


New Joint – Jaydar

Jaydar – “Banoffee Pie” (@ItsJaydar / 2019)

Lively wordplay from the London emcee’s new album “Shadowz Of Awareness” which dropped today on Prestigious Recordings.

New Joint – Foreign Beggars / Kojey Radical

Foreign Beggars ft. Kojey Radical – “Blood In The Sink” (@ForeignBeggars / 2019)

Intense beats and rhymes from the UK crew’s “2 2 Karma” project.

New Joint – Coops

Coops – “Rude Bwoi” (@HighFocusUK / 2019)

One of the many standouts from the London lyricist’s brilliant 2018 Talos-produced album “Life In The Flesh”.


New Joint – El Camino

El Camino – “Davis St” (@ElCaminosWay / 2019)

Hard-knock rhymes and mellow production from the Griselda-affiliated Buffalo emcee.

New Joint – Speaker Minds

Speaker Minds – “Wastelands” (@SpeakerMinds / 2019)

Soulful, organic, uplifting title track from the Portland, Oregon collective’s 2018 EP.