Tag Archives: Independent Hip-Hop

New Joint – Jones Brothers

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Jones Brothers – “Soul Power” (@FlukebeatMusic / 2017)

UK duo Joker Starr and AnyWay Tha God drop jewels over the funky, rolling, loop-based production of El Ay on this cut from their forthcoming album “Roughs With The Smooth”.


Ears Open. Beat Tape Stream – LEX

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Queens, NY emcee-slash-producer LEX follows-up his recent “Mouth Shut.” instrumental release with more dusty-fingered dopeness.

New Joint – Sam Brown

Sam Brown – “Stars” (@BelowSystem / 2017)

Taken from the North Carolina-based LegSweep member’s recently-released album “The Wait”.

40 nights Beat Tape Stream – Axel Roley

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Soulful sounds from the Kentucky-based producer.

New Joint – Ray West & Dave Dar

Ray West & Dave Dar – “We Prevail” (@RedApples45 / 2017)

Mellow, heartfelt vibes from the NY-based duo’s EP “Sun Don’t Chill”.

New Joint – Apollo Brown & Planet Asia

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Apollo Brown & Planet Asia – “Panties In A Jumble” (@MelloMusicGroup / 2017)

Taken from the forthcoming album “Anchovies”.

New Joint – Crimeapple

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Crimeapple – “Official Tissue” (@_Crimeapple_ / 2017)

The East Coast emcee flips an Elton John classic with memorable results.