Category Archives: French Hip-Hop

New Joint – Punchline & James Digger

Punchline & James Digger – “Stupid Mother F*****” (Modulor-Records.Com / 2022)

Longstanding NY lyricist Punchline calls out those lacking common sense on this quality track from French producer James Digger’s “Badaboombap Volume 2” album.

New Joint – PAV4N / Mazzi / Koothu ஒலி

PAV4N x Mazzi x Koothu ஒலி – “Fcuk Gene Simmons” (PAV4N.BandCamp.Com / 2022)

Foreign Beggars emcee PAV4N trades sharp rhymes with S.O.U.L. Purpose’s Mazzi over lively production from France’s Koothu ஒலி off a forthcoming collaborative project from the pair.

New Joint – M Doc Diego & Kheyzine

M Doc Diego & Kheyzine – “Familiar Renaissance” (Kheyzine.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Driving, dusty-fingered boom-bap on this title track from Rochester, NY emcee M Doc Diego’s new EP produced by France’s Kheyzine.

New Joint – DJ CLIF / Kasim Allah

DJ CLIF ft. Kasim Allah – “God MC 2.0” (DJ-CLIF.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

Now Rule, NY’s Kasim Allah drops Five Percent-influenced rhymes on this latest track to be lifted from French producer DJ CLIF’s forthcoming album “US Connexion 2”

New Joint – M Doc Diego & Masta Conga / Logik Konstantine

M Doc Diego & Masta Conga ft. Logik Constantine – “We Want More” (MastaConga.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

NY’s M Doc Diego teams-up with France’s Logik Konstantine for this ominous head-nodder off the Masta Conga-produced EP “The French Connection Vol. 2”.

New Joint – DJ CLIF / Vic Monroe

DJ CLIF ft. Vic Monroe – “Vic’s Lament” (DJ-CLIF.BandCamp.Com / 2021)

French producer DJ CLIF calls on the talents of Chicago’s Vic Monroe for this crisp, melodic head-nodder from the forthcoming album “US Connexion 2”.

New Joint – DJ Clif / YNX716

DJ Clif ft. YNX716 – “What’s New” (DJ-Clif.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

France’s DJ Clif utilises the undeniable skills of Buffalo, NY’s YNX716 on this latest track to be lifted from his forthcoming producer album “US Connexion 2”.

New Joint – M Doc Diego & Masta Conga

M Doc Diego & Masta Conga – “Salute A Real One” (@MDocDiego / 2020)

Taken from the NY / Paris duo’s new collabo EP “The French Connection”.

New Joint – DJ Clif / Jahan Nostra

DJ Clif  Presents Jahan Nostra – “Nos Olympia” (DJ-Clif.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

France’s DJ Clif supplies East Coast emcee Jahan Nostra with a dope slice of string-laden boom-bap.

CIWYW Vol. 2 Album Stream – Astronote

Soulfully sublime instrumental flavours and jazzy grooves from France’s Astronote.

New Joint – Omen44 / Fizzi Pizzi

Omen44 ft Fizzi Pizzi – “Dum-Dum” (OmenFourFour / 2020)

Produced by France’s Kyo Itachi and taken from the New Jersey-based emcee’s forthcoming album “Hentai”.

New Joint – Nelson Dialect & NuTone

Nelson Dialect & NuTone – “See Me Now” (Nelson-Dialect.BandCamp.Com / 2020)

Introspective rhymes and smooth, spaced-out beats from the Australia-raised, NY-based emcee’s forthcoming album “Opal Mind” produced entirely by France’s NuTone.

New Joint – Astro Vandalist / Ill Bill / D.V. Alias Khryst / DJ Eclipse

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Astro Vandalist ft. Ill Bill, D.V. Alias Khryst & DJ Eclipse – “Violence & Lyricism” (@AstroVandalist / 2020)

The French producer teams-up with two NY heavyweights for this slice of understated hardcore brilliance off the forthcoming “Background Radiation” album.

New Joint – SonikCuts / Skyzoo

SonikCuts ft. Skyzoo – “Grinding” (BunkerSounds.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Brooklyn’s ever-impressive Skyzoo rides a 70s-style groove supplied by SonikCuts on this third single from the French producer’s forthcoming album “Power Moves”.

New Joint – Astro Vandalist / Recognize Ali

Astro Vandalist ft. Recognize Ali – “Make Way” (@AstroVandalist / 2019)

Taken from the French producer’s forthcoming album “Background Radiation” dropping early 2020 on Mad Men Entertainment.

New Joint – Astro Vandalist / Ruste Juxx

Astro Vandalist ft. Ruste Juxx – “Cut Like A Guillotine” (@AstroVandalist / 2019)

Taken from the French producer’s forthcoming “Heavy Artillery” EP.

New Joint – DJ Low Cut

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DJ Low Cut – “Move On” (RuggedRecords.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Funky, sample-heavy flavour from the French producer.

New Joint – DJ CLIF / UG

DJ CLIF ft. UG – “Tomorrow” (@DJCLIF / 2019)

The French producer links with one-half of Brooklyn’s Cella Dwellas for this quality display of true-school flavour off the forthcoming album “US Connexion”.

New Joint – Goliathizm

Goliathizm – “Clif and Georges” (Goliathizm.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Jazzy samples, crisp beats and deft cuts from French duo DJ Clif and Goliath.

New Joint – DJ Duke / Large Professor

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DJ Duke ft. Large Professor – “Hard As Steel” (DJDukeAssassin.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

Paris-based producer Duke provides the mighty Extra P with some string-laden boom-bap for this limited edition vinyl release.