Monthly Archives: July 2012

In Case You Thought Action Bronson’s Cooking Game Was Getting Soft… (Video)

… he heads over to MySpace’s (remember them?) OneTwoWatch to craft “zucchini blossoms stuffed with ricotta, with a tomato-almost a-jam.” Oh got damn Based God, that shit looks good as hell.

PREVIOUS: Action Bronson – Midget Cough

SonReal’s Good News Release Party (Preview)

Next Wednesday (August 8th), the dopehouse and Van-City’s Fortune Sound Club will host native son SonReal’s release party for Good News, featuring Rich Kidd, DJ collective The Freshest and more. You can cop tickets here.

PREVIOUS: SonReal – Good News (Mixtape)

Horseshoe Gang – We Here

Crooked I’s brothers take on A$AP Rocky’s “Goldie.”

PREVIOUS: Crooked I Presents: C.O.B Cypher 2012 (Video)

Fabolous – Dance Move f. Wale & French Montana

French, Wale and Fab link up for… take a wild guess what this song’s about.

DOWNLOAD: Fabolous – Dance Move f. Wale & French Montana

Meek Mill On KUBE 93′s Sound Session (Video)

Fresh off the stage at Seattle’s Showbox Market, Meek Mill sat down with DJ Hyphen from KUBE 93′s Sunday Night Sound Session on 7/18/12. The Maybach Music Group MC discussed how he takes the energy from his studio records to the stage, the inspiration behind his hit single “House Party,” his Dreamchasers 2 mixtape breaking download records, his official upcoming major label debut album, his favorite Philadelphia MC’s and more.

PREVIOUS: Meek Mill Covers The Source’s August/September Issue

Rich Hil – Betcha Hate It (rmx) f. Danny Brown

The Hybrid jumps on Tommy’s son’s single.

DOWNLOAD: Rich Hil – Betcha Hate It (rmx) f. Danny Brown
PREVIOUS: Danny Brown vs. The People (Video)

Focus… – Intro (Video)


Directed by Chris Wilkes

Focal Point: 1172 drops August 7th.

PREVIOUS: Focus… – Clouds f. J. Pinder & Rapper Big Pooh

Sean Falyon – SFBE III: Do Me Now Favors (Artwork)

SFBE III: Do Me Now Favors will drop August 21st.

PREVIOUS: Sean Falyon – Mouthful of Lies (Video)

D-WHY – New York Times (Preview)

A small sampler for the upcoming set of visuals off D-WHY’s Don’t Flatter Yourself, dropping August 15th.

PREVIOUS: D-WHY – DFY #1 (Video)

Nina Sky – Nicole & Natalie (FreEP)

How long has it been since these two dropped an album? After label drama, a stint as deejays and who knows what else, the twins have finally released a project of new music with the likes of Salaam Remi, Brenmar, Slimmy Neutron, and Beau Vallis providing assistance. Tracklist and link down bottom.

DOWNLOAD: Nina Sky – Nicole & Natalie (FreEP)

Snoop Dogg Lion’s Reincarnated (Video)

Apparently, Snoop hit that Andre 3000, “I’m tired of rap” musical wall, got baptized in a “sacred Rastafarian ceremony” and will now drop his first non-rap album, Reincarnated, completely produced by Diplo and Switch (collectively known as Major Lazer). You can check the video up above, or head to Complex to read this entire tale.

THURZ – Keep The Faith f. Rich Kidd & Rocki Evans

Rich Kidd’s sixth volume of his We On Some Rich Kidd Shit is set to drop this Thursday (August 2nd), and this banger (also slated to be on THURZ’ upcoming mixtape 517 W Queen Tape) will be one of the many highlights on it.

A$AP Rocky Speaks On LongLiveA$AP, A$AP Mob Album & More (Video)

Alongside calling his debut album “a revolution,” Rocky goes on to say that the oft-delayed compilation from the A$AP Mob should come sooner than later…

PREVIOUS: A$AP Mob – Bath Salt f. Flatbush Zombies

Scotty – Honey Jack Daniels (Video)

Scotty’s The Jiffy Cornbread Experience is out now.

PREVIOUS: Scotty – The Jiffy Cornbread Experience (Mixtape)

Young Jeezy Shares His “Good Ass Night” (Video)


Canada: ya’ll are killing me with this “unable to watch” shit…

I always miss The Guy Code, either because I’m not home or I just plain forget that it’s on. Anyways, the newest episode premieres tonight (July 31st) at 11pm on MTV2, and on it Young Jeezy shares his idea of a tremendous night.

Nelly Speaks On Tip Drill (Video)

Nelly’s OG of raunch video was essentially the reason BET UnCut existed. So, Sway and his morning crew asks him what we all want to know: what’s up with a sequel?

Sean Price – Haraam

In case you didn’t catch the official Rock The Bells mixtape by DJ Muggs, this track is one of the bangers from it.

Events: Nipsey Hu$$le Live In New York

I’m currently in Toronto right now for the next few days, but as shortly as I return to New York (for a brief respite before jetting down to Florida for more gigs) for Neighborhood Nip’s concert at Santos Party House next Tuesday night (August 7th). The best part? The entire show is for the low-low of $Free.99 (via RSVP). Hope to see you all there.

Nicki Minaj – Pound The Alarm (Video)


Directed by Benny Boom

Onika’s latest set of visuals have her (and that blonde mane of hers) heading down to Trinidad trying out her Flo-Rida-sounding single during their Carnival. Sigh…

Smash Brovaz – Be Free

Produced by Junia-T, here’s the latest offering from the duo’s upcoming long-player. People of Toronto, if you’re free this coming Friday (August 3rd), you can catch the Brovaz alongside The Antiheroes, THURZ (making his first Canadian performance) and many more at the Smashmouth Mentality 2.0 Showcase, with yours truly and LowKey of YouHeardThatNew hosting throughout the night. Head down bottom for the flyer.

PREVIOUS: Smash Brovaz – Shut Up (prod. Rich Kidd)