“There is something liberating about the art of making Hip-Hop. The form energizes the maker and the consumer- sometimes equally. I always try and approach song writing with that in mind. My approach is usually part resistance, part conciseness. I feel like “Freedom” embodies that. Also, this song is a big fuck you to anyone […]
With help from some of California’s finest, Tampa MC Rahim Samad teams up with Los Angeles MC ‘Blu’ & L.A soul/Funk singer/artist Georgia Anne Muldrow for his new soulful banger ‘Tainted Love'(I love it). Rahim and Blu trade harrowing, street introspective verses over a seductive, mellow track while Georgia delivers a lush hook in a harmoniously layered style […]
Ill Poetic sent over a new EP from a spoken word artist that he is working with. Huntor Prey just released a new EP and a video for its title track. Definitely worth checking for!!
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Almost 40 years afters the first signs of hip-hop began to show in the United States, it’s historical and cultural relevance is undeniable; the culture grabbed the World’s attention and essentially never let go. Although still underrepresented in a lot of formal institutions, you can now find hip-hop history and appreciation classes…
“My manager, Oswin and I linked up with the Director A.M. Fine and we decided to shoot very organically to capture the New York vibe of the track. The video concept was very much influenced by Jean-Michel Basquiat and it pays homage to him and Warhol. You see it with the Warhol mural in Williamsburg, […]
Los Angeles emcee Dumbfoundead partners with Complex to premiere his highly anticipated mixtape We Might Die. With hard-hitting production by Getter and Stereotypes and artist features by Too $hort, Jay Park, and Nocando, Dumbfoundead’s reflective 10 track project unveils immortality within a fatal world. Dumbfoundead explains, “We Might Die was a tape reflecting the mood I was […]