Saturday, March 20, 2010
Over the past few weeks the net has been going nuts about the news of Canadian songstress Ayah & the legendary DJ Jazzy Jeff joining forces to create an album. You may remember Ayah from her previous album 4:15 that I put ya'll on to last November (Here) which was a Neo-Soul classic! Now, this deadly duo has just released the sampler for their upcoming album This Way which includes 5 full tracks and 7 snippets! Words can't describe how amazing this sampler alone is which leaves anxious for the album in its entirety. download the sampler by following the link below and get Ayah's 4:15 album Here if you haven't already .
This Way Sampler: Here
DJ Jazzy Jeff Myspace
Check out this new mixtape The Jazz Album: Recession Thinking, from an up & coming emceee via CA, Bodega Man & his producer Average Thought. As you can probably guess by the title, this is a jazz influenced album compiled of those smooth ass beats that I love so much along with dope lyricism. Preview and download the album bellow for FREE then head to Bodega Man & A.T.'s myspace pages by following the links below.
Bodega Man - Myspace
Average Though - Myspace
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Friday, March 19, 2010
Here's the latest joint from Erykah entitled "Strawberry Incense". This song was produced by Madlib and will be featured on Badu's New Amerykah Part Two: Return Of The Ankh dropping March 30th! The image in the audio player will be the cover art for the new album.
Thursday, March 18, 2010
Today's daily dose is an oldie-but-goodie from the all-star trio featuring Raphael Saadiq (Tony, Toni, Tone), Ali Shaheed Muhammad (A Tribe Called Quest), & Dawn Robinson (En Vogue). Above is the video for their classic joint "Dance Tonight" featured on their '00 release Lucy Pearl as well as the soundtrack for the movie, Love & Basketball. Enjoy the vid!
Wednesday, March 17, 2010
P.SO drops his latest video today for the song "Almost Home" from his Moontones EP that dropped last month. If you haven't downloaded the EP yet, now's your chance! its posted to the right --> or you can just hit the link below. Enjoy the vid!
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Foreign Exchange singer and label-mate Yahzarah releases her debut single today from her forthcoming album The Ballad Of Purple Saint James. The song's production was handled by Nicolay on the keys, accompanied by Phonte on the tambourine & handclaps, Lil' Jon Robers on the drums, Zo! on the bass, & Chris Boerner on the electric guitar. Check out "Why Dontcha Call Me No More" above & mark your calenders for May 4th.
A young up and coming emcee by way of Atlanta GA named J. Nolan has just hit me with a gem in my inbox! This cat isn't your typical ATL rapper, He steps on the scene with a style of his own creating a buzz with his latest project Resilience. I was looking for a track to post for you all to preview but I couldn't decide, so I posted the whole album. Once you peep the album for yourself, download it by following the link for FREE! Be on the lookout as I will keep you updated for his upcoming project Broken Dreams dropping next month.
My man Kil Ripkin just sent me a few new leaks from his highly anticipated solo album, The Balancing Act,. The New York native and hip hop veteran gets deep on the two leaks, "Mind Free" & "Aftermath" which will be featured on the forthcoming album due soon. Check out the 2 cuts from the album below then Follow the link for Kil's myspace and to hear more from the revolutionary emcee.
Kil's Ripkin Myspace
I just came across a new band from New York who go by the name Si*Se. I found this video for their latest single "This Love" (soulbounce) which will be featured on their 3rd album, Gold. This cut was produced by Cliff Cristofaro who is known for his "Motown-ish" style of production.
Spotted @ Soulbounce
Yesterday MeLo-X dropped his latest mixtape Audio Foreplay, which serves as a warm up to his upcoming projet, Sonic Intercourse due this coming spring. Follow the link below to download the mixtape for FREE! I've also posted his first mixtape, Mustafa's Renaissance to get you caught up. You don't wanna miss either of these!
Download: Audio Foreplay
Download: Mustafa's Renaissance