Browsing All posts tagged under »Bay Area«

Caleborate – Make Me & Take Me + Soul [Songs]

August 27, 2017 by


With his impish charm, his flair for wordplay, and his guy-next-door realness, it’s easy to relate to Berkeley by way of Sacramento rapper Caleborate. Last year, the young artist released the autobiographical 1993, a diverse effort inspired by his experiences growing up and brimming with youthful energy. Following up that effort with an equally accomplished new project, […]

Marc E. Bassy – Plot Twist ft. Kyle [Song]

August 26, 2017 by


Over energetic and danceable production, the crooner’s falsetto carries a show-stopping hook. Meanwhile, multiplatinum California rapper Kyle drops in with an undeniable cameo. Merging R&B, hip-hop, and pop seamlessly, it’s the perfect summer anthem!

Clyde Carson – Bring All Your Friends ft. Mozzy [Video]

April 8, 2017 by


For Clyde Carson, more is merrier when it comes to scantily-clad women. Relaxing in a blissful grotto with his main chick and all her friends, the California emcee and former captain of The Team shares “Bring All Your Friends,” his latest video. Floating over an airy, tropical hyphy instrumental, Clyde Carson recruits street hero Mozzy […]

IAMSU! – Prescription Plan [Video]

March 26, 2017 by


New video from Suzy 6 Speed from his Boss Up ep.

E-40 – Uh Huh ft. YV [Video]

March 24, 2017 by


With a discography triple the size of most artists in the rap game, E-40 is a bonafide rap legend. A sequel of sorts to his smash hit “Choices (Yup),” 40 Water runs through a list of boasts and proclamations on “Uh Huh.” The video for “Uh Huh” finds E-40 touring both sides of the Bay Bridge with his accomplice YV, walking […]

Ezale – All It Take [Video]

March 16, 2017 by


 “‘All It Take’ is a video about repeated behavior in Oakland. It’s a weird cycle. We don’t really get to choose our destiny. The little boy in the video represents me in my childhood. The video is saying how you can’t hold no one’s hand through life, even if you try. The boy is enjoying […]

Turf Talk – Stupid S**t [Song] Prod. Chris Prythm

March 12, 2017 by


Turf Talk is a Bay Area rapper and a pioneer of the hyphy movement. His unique style of delivery has earned both local[1] and national acclaim. Turf Talk is the protégé and cousin of platinum-selling Bay Area pioneer and legend E-40, and is signed to his mentor’s Sick Wid It Records.  

Joe Nance – Closed Caption Vol.1: Motivation [EP]

February 23, 2017 by


 Joe Nance is a founding member of AVID ROOTS ENTERTAINMENT an endeavor that was conceived to bring together top quality artists, which would help to bring a higher level of musicianship to the masses. Joe has teamed up with some of the best Bay Area producers to bring his newest project CLOSED CAPTION Vol.1 MOTIVATION which features the exclusive single “TOAST”.  

Clyde Carson – S.T.S.A. 2 [Album]

February 20, 2017 by


Four-and-a-half years since the release of Something to Speak About, Oakland rapper Clyde Carson returns with S.T.S.A. 2. The project was premiered by GoodMusicAllDay, which writes: “A Northern California party rap legend with a string of hits on West Coast airwaves, Clyde Carson’s music is remarkably resistant to trends.” S.T.S.A. 2 is a collection of radio-friendly bangers, painstakingly crafted over a period of years […]

Trey Coastal – No Lay-Ups (Side A) [Album] + Polynesian Sand [Video]

February 7, 2017 by


Trey Coastal is made up three Oakland natives: Philip Bank$ (emcee), Cam Moss (emcee/vocalist) & Rye Mann (producer). They just put out their debut album, No Lay-Ups (Side A), as well as a video for the song, “Polynesian Sand”. They have been working on this project for the last couple years and will also be releasing the follow up album […]