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Sene but not heard

December 9, 2009 by

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For weeks now my homie Elliot had been telling me about an amazing album by Sene & Blu: ADayLate&ADollarShort. I checked for it mostly because of Blu’s name, but when i listened i was surprised to hear another great MC spiting. Blu in fact did not have a single verse on the album (relegating himself […]

ATTENTION PRODUCERS!

December 8, 2009 by

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I have an important message and oppurtunity presented by HipNOTT Records and Cymarshall Law! I already posted the single “Harder Than Thou” by Cymarshall Law earlier this month but now he is allowing producers to remix it for the upcoming HipNOTT mixtape.  This contest ends Decmber 23rd so get working! Hit the jump for the […]

Rhymefest x RH: The “Give It To Me” Contest

December 8, 2009 by

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I moved this BACk to the top to provide the newest update, Rhymefest has chosen a winner.  Check the comments to see his response videos that he put out during the contest as well as his final decision and hit the jump to see full contest details.  Up above, I have posted the original music […]

The UpperClassMen – Run With Me (ft. Camille Zapanta)

December 6, 2009 by

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Got a new track from the The UpperClassMen, who brought us the song, “Golden State of Mind“.  Stream it up above and download it below!

December 4th

December 4, 2009 by

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40 years and approximately 9 months ago today Jay-Z was conceived under a Sycamore tree which i guess makes him a more sicker MC. 1 year ago today DaWhat was conceived on old rickety blogspot which i guess makes it a surprise we’re a wordpress hotspot (haha see, thats why I leave the rhyming to […]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO DA WH@T

December 4, 2009 by

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Wow. It’s been a whole year of DA WH@T and we are at a place we never imagined we’d be. In honor of our birthday I wanted to share with you some unreleased footage of Notorious B.I.G. and Method Man performing the song that inspired the name for our blog. The quality isn’t the greatest […]

Nola Darling

December 2, 2009 by

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I know we’ve been over this before, but as the one female writer for Da Wh@t I have to say it again. I know we don’t showcase a lot of women, but unfortunately there’s big talent divide between the sexes in the hip hop game. The ladies who do bring it though, bring it hard. […]

Golden State of Mind

December 2, 2009 by

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Here is a sick take on Jay-Z and Alicia Key’s song, Empire State of Mind.  This Bay Area Remix is by The UpperClassMenfeaturing Camille Zapanta.  Ceddy P reppin Pittsburgh, Ca while Dice and Backpack are from San Francisco holding down the Filmore and Hunter’s Point respectively.  I’m definitely feeling this song and word on the […]

HipNOTT Records signs Cymarshall Law & K. Sparks + Brand New Track from CY

December 1, 2009 by

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My homie Kevin Nottingham’s label just signed two new artists, Cymarshall Law & K. Sparks.  I look forward to hearing what these guys bring cause their past stuff is real good! Hit the jump for what Kev had to say about each artist. As well as a download.

K’Naan’s “Wavin Flag” to be Official Anthem for ’10 World Cup

December 1, 2009 by

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K’Naan’s song “Waving Flag” off of his 2009 album, Troubadour, has been selected as the official anthem for the upcoming World Cup Soccer Games.  There will be a “Celebration Remix” that is made just for the games.  K’Naan is a special artist and this is huge for him, this year I was fortunate enough to […]