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Jay-Z Recreates Album Covers

August 31, 2009 by


Yes Blueprint 3 did leak, no we are not posting any links on this sight.  It comes out September 11th.  This is a sick video of Jay-Z recreating his album covers for a commercial with Rhapsody? What is everyone’s thoughts on BP3, do yall like the singles? Which Jay album is your favorite? Leave comments […]

Mos Def performs Billie Jean

August 30, 2009 by


I was lucky enough to see Jay Electronica and Mos Def perform last night, 8/29, at the Roseland Theatre in Portland, Or.  I will go more in depth into how the show was and put up some more footage later but here is my favorite video of the night.  Mos Def paying tribute to Michael […]

Blu – NoSleepForADay Ep

August 28, 2009 by


Got some brand new Blu, this EP was released via his myspace yesterday.  All instrumentals, but Blu is definitely gettin it done.  This will be good repeat for the weekend, tracklist and download after the jump.

(Da) What’s on my Mind – Post #1

August 27, 2009 by


I am going to start a series called “(Da) What’s on my Mind” and in this series I will just write about the music world and music business.  I am not doing this to push my opinion onto other people but to hopefully start a discussion and hear other people’s thoughts on the subject.  I […]

Future Plus New Rhymefest Songs

August 25, 2009 by


I am currently on my way back to school so that is why I have not been making too many posts. Do not worry though, because I have a few ideas for series that will be informative and entertaining, and of course, bringing good music! In the mean time I have found two new songs […]

XV – Everybody’s Nobody

August 13, 2009 by


I don’t want Da What to just turn into a site that gives the newest mixtapes cause I feel like you can find them other places.  But in the mean time while I am working on some real content heavy posts I will give you guys another good listen!  XV dropped his latest tape last […]


August 11, 2009 by


I got a chance to test out my new toy at Rock the Bells San Francisco this year and I am very pleased with the result.  Clip of Elzhi and T3 going back and forth up and top and more Slum Village, Slaughterhouse, NaS,  Big Boi, The Roots, Raekwon, M.O.P. & Busta Rhymes, Sage Francis […]


August 10, 2009 by


As I mentioned in earlier posts #5 to Watch For Curren$y and #3 to Watch For Wiz Khalifa were working on a mixtape and it finally dropped! It actually was out yesterday but I was at Rock The Bells! His the jump for tracklist and download link.

Ryan Leslie Makes a Hit

August 10, 2009 by


My homie Chris Barajas turned me to this guy named Ryan Leslie. He went to Harvard at the age of 15 and after graduating went to Julliard to pursue his music career. Above is a video of him making his song, Addiction starting with drums ending with vocals. Then after the jump is the official […]

Rashid Hadee – 808s and Hadee

August 10, 2009 by


Unfortunately I do not know a ton about this guy other than he produces and raps on all his own stuff. I got a mixtape for yall where he redid the beats from Kanye’s Latest album, 808s and Heartbreak, and then raps over his new stuff. I really like it and think you should check […]