Category Archives: North West Hip-Hop

Mama’s Basement Album Stream – Vitamin D

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Having produced for the likes of Redman, Planet Asia and Vursatyl, veteran emcee / producer Vitamin D goes back to his roots with this soulful dedication to his Seattle stomping grounds.

New Joint – Wizdumb

Wizdumb – “Bust Tha Format” (Wizdumb.BandCamp.Com / 2017)

Dusty basement flavour from the Seattle emcee’s new self-produced album “Shadows”.

New Joint – Serge Severe

Serge Severe – “Strong Coffee” (@SergeSevere / 2014)

Taken from the Portland, Oregon lyricist’s 5th Sequence-produced project “Boom Bap & Bars Vol. 1”.

Unsung Documentary – Heavy D & The Boyz

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TVOne aired another quality “Unsung” documentary this week telling the story behind Mount Vernon’s very own Heavy D & The Boyz featuring DJ Eddie F, DJ Red Alert, Pete Rock and more – watch here.

New Joint – Ali The Prodigy & Talkin2Wallz

Ali The Prodigy & Talkin2Wallz – “Midnight” (Vision Head Entertainment / 2013)

Mellow vibes and thoughtful verses taken from the Seattle-based duo’s forthcoming album “Supreme Being”.

New Joint – 5th & Wyatt

5th & Wyatt – “Over & Over” (SpeakersMinds.Com / 2013)

Uplifting vibes taken from the Portland, Oregon twosome’s forthcoming album “Circadian Rhythms”.

New Joint – Dark Time Sunshine / Swamburger / Aesop Rock

Dark Time Sunshine ft. Swamburger & Aesop Rock – “Take My Hand” (DarkTimeSunshine.Com / 2013)

Taken from the Seattle-based duo’s album “ANX”.

New Joint – Serge Severe / 5th Sequence

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Serge Severe – “It’s Like That” (@SergeSevere / 2013)

Taken from the Portland, Oregon lyricist’s forthcoming 5th Sequence-produced EP “Boom Bap & Bars Vol. 1”.

New Joint – Serge Severe

Serge Severe – “Treat H.E.R. Right” (SergeSevere.BandCamp.Com / 2012)

New Zapata-produced flavour from the Portland, Oregon lyricist.

New Joint – BioLogic / Paris

BioLogic ft. Paris – “The Rising Sun” (Airplus Recordings / 2012)

Soulful ManOnWire-produced boom-bap from the Seattle artist’s forthcoming release “The Sleeveless EP”.

New Joint – Graves 33

Graves 33 – “Waiting For Never” (Graves33.Com / 2012)

Poignant rhymes from the Seattle-based artist’s forthcoming album “Banner For Boxed In”.

New Joint – Sureshot Symphony Solution / Ohmega Watts

Sureshot Symphony Solution ft. Ohmega Watts – “Half Man, Half Bionic” (Nature Sounds / 2012)

Taken from the forthcoming DJ Sureshot-produced album “Elegant Aggression” which is descrived as being “an eclectic mix of modern funk and psychedelic boom-bap” by the crew at Nature Sounds.

New Joint – Yirim Seck

Yirim Seck – “Crescendo” (YirimSeck.Com / 2012)

Marcus D-produced track from the Seattle emcee’s forthcoming EP release “Audio D’oeuvres”.

New Joint – Serge Severe

Serge Severe – “Hunger Games” (SergeSevere.BandCamp.Com / 2012)

Second official track to be lifted from the Portland, Oregon emcee’s forthcoming Zapata-produced EP “Silver Novelist.

New Joint – Luck-One & Dekk

Luck-One & Dekk – “Searchin'” (LuckOneMusic.BandCamp.Com / 2012)

New visuals from the album “Beautiful Music Part 2” featuring lyricist Dekk sifting through a huge amount of vinyl in various Seattle record stores.

Silver Novelist EP Trailer – Serge Severe

Trailer for Portland, Oregon emcee Serge Severe’s forthcoming Zapata-produced EP “Silver Novelist”.

New Joint – DL

DL – “Melodramatic” (DLBeatsRhymesLife.BandCamp.Com / 2012)

Jazzy vibes taken from the Seattle-based producer-on-the-mic’s forthcoming album “Super Sonic Subversions”.

New Joint – Fearce & BeanOne

Fearce & BeanOne – “Bully” (YukTheWorld.Com / 2012)

The Seattle-based duo take a serious look at problem of bullying amongst young children with this latest single.

Lucid Dreams Album Download – BioLogic

The Seattle-based emcee drops life-affirming rhymes on this new project over crisp, melodic production from the likes of Dramatics, A-Beats and DJ Tenk – download here.

New Joint – Serge Severe

Serge Severe – “Seasons” (SergeSevere.BlogSpot.Com / 2012)

Zapata-produced track from the Portland emcee’s forthcoming EP “Silver Novelist”.