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Malibu Shark Attack - S/T Album

Malibu Shark Attack – S/T Album

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I’ve been meaning to post this for a LONG time, but I’m a dickhead and I’ve just been super busy. Anyway, this is the new release by Malibu Shark Attack. They consist of Tribe One (of The Remnant) and producer, Rocky. This is definitely different from the hip hop you’ll randomly hear nowadays. Imagine experimental rap mixed with electro-pop beats mixed with…I don’t even know. All I know is it’s…

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Nametag - “eNTRO” (Official Video)

Nametag – “eNTRO” (Official Video)

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Detroit, MI Hip Hop artist, Nametag presents the official video for “eNTRO” (prod. by DJ DDT) from his latest project, “The Tag Alexander EP“.  In the “eNTRO“, ‘Tag speaks about being a less social music artist on his hometown scene, once being part of a group “Ten Speed & Brown Shoe” along with Black Milk, Ahk, and Nappz, the group Slang Kommittee and old hopes of being signed to Barak Records,…

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Melvin Burch- Chipmunk

I’ve had the pleasure of covering Melvin Burch and his music before and since there he has grown and matured in his musical content. His new content shows his versatility of being an artist that makes different sounding music, which is an ability that isn’t in the forefront in hip-hop nowadays. In this round of Melvin’s musical content, we have a record called Chipmunk, a song that he says he…

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Ty Farris - The Barcode

Ty Farris – The Barcode

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Ty Farris is back with a new mixtape coming fresh off his follow up album “Rydah Music” titled The Barcode.  This mixtape is packed with 17 tracks of freestyles and original music as well.  He also got some fellow Detroit emcees on a few tracks such as A-Minus, Nametag, Adam Reverie & Kuniva of D12.  Production on this mixtape is handled by Trox, Jahlil Beats, Mr Porter, Nick Speed and more.…

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TDE’s Mid-Year Check-In

TDE’s Mid-Year Check-In

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At the end of last year the hip-hop community got some pretty exciting news from TDE CEO Top Dawg, tweeting that the buzzworthy label would drop six projects in 2014. Well, half the year has passed and we have received four out of the six projects so I wanted to do a mid-year check-in on how I feel about the projects so far and make some predictions on what to expect for the rest of the year.

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"We Living In These Dark Times" by Uncommon Nasa

“We Living In These Dark Times” by Uncommon Nasa

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about the horrible murder (YES, I said MURDER) of Eric Garner on the streets of New York City by the NYPD. If not, I urge you to do a simple Google search and read up on what transpired. Not so you can have a light bit of gossip for your day…but so you can truly understand just how dangerous it is out here. It’s bad enough that we fear for our…

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