Browsing All posts tagged under »Portland«


December 16, 2014 by


I had heard a song or two before, but my real introduction to Tope was when TxE opened for, I think, Stalley in Seattle around 2011.  Since then it has been fun getting to see all of the talents he possesses as well as his growth.  Being a solo artist, 1/3 of a group and […]

Manny Monday – WORKAHOLIX [Album]

May 26, 2014 by


Damn, the Pacific Northwest is overflowing with talented emcees.  My latest find is Portland’s Manny Monday, repping the Sore Losers Collective, who just released his debut Workaholix.  Dude can rap, there is no doubt about it, and his creativity shrines through from his beat choice to song structure and audio effects.  When the game so over-saturated, Manny […]

Luck-One – Strange Fruit (Song)

April 2, 2013 by


The first leak off of Luck-One’s Curse of the Pharaoh is produced by Portland’s Samerai.  Luck says that this track “was inspired by an incident where the Porltand Police beat [him] up and robbed [him] this February.”  Take a listen and gear up for the newest project, I know I can’t wait.  And if you missed Luck-One […]

Vinnie Dewayne – Castaway (Mixtape)

May 19, 2012 by


Portland newcomer Vinnie Dewayne drops his 2nd project Castaway after much anticipation.  Hit the jump to download and be on the lookout for regular posting here at Da-What along with some catch up posts!

Serge Severe – Rare Flow ft. Jon Belz (Song)

April 6, 2012 by


In 2011, Serge Severe’s, Back On My Rhymes, received great praise from the likes of HipHopDX, SOHH, and Rap Reviews.  Severe’s follow up will be 2012’s, Service Without A Smile, an EP produced entirely by up and coming producer, Terminill. Terminill has worked with artists such as Playboy Tre, Meyhem Lauren, Mistah Fab, and more. The result […]

Tope – Come True (Video)

March 26, 2012 by


  TOPE drops brand new visuals for “COME TRUE” produced by Mark Steez, off of his sophomore solo album, UNTIL THE NEXT TIME WE MEET.

TxE – The First One (Video)

March 3, 2012 by


After dropping their debut album earlier this month,
PRTLND supergroup TxE now offer up the video for “The First One” – which marks both the first visual from, as well as the first track on, We Get It In True.  After the jump, catch some more news bout Tope’s upcoming album.

Luck-One & Dekk – Black Seed ft. Dizz

February 6, 2012 by


The first single off of Luck-One’s long awaited (and very very good) follow up to Beautiful Music with Portland producer Dekk.  Beautiful Music 2 will be dropping on February 21st.  Luck is currently asking for people to spread this single around and if enough people help, he will give away the project for free.  In addition, Luck-One […]

Portland Hip Hop – PDX Pass the Mic

January 18, 2012 by


Here is video shot by v1Creative showcasing Portland’s hip hop scene.  They got a lot of talent out there and y’all should definitely be on the look out.  The beat is produced by Terminill. Serge Severe, Theory Hazit, Jon Belz, Luck One, Quiz Zilla, Mila Gordana, Cassow and Braille all take their turn on the mic.

TOPE – Home Remix ft. Kelli Schaefer (Video)

December 23, 2011 by


New visuals from TOPE of TxE outta Portland. Remixing Kelli Schaefer’s track “Home” for his upcoming album Until the Next Time We Meet.