On June 25th at The Paperbox in Brooklyn, Dapa Don, held his Unplugged: Live From The 718 event. It was a pretty fun night and I got to catch up with performers Nitty Scott, Chase N. Cashe and the host, Cleverly Chloe. Visuals by Kumo Shai of KuPointOfView.
Dapa Don is always on go mode when it comes to his music and this Sunday he will be putting on his second show of the year. Unplugged Live From The 718 will be held at The Paper Box in Brooklyn featuring dope performances, on-sight catering and vendors. Performing for the night is SUS R&B, Jus Smith, Abso … Continue reading Brooklyn Bred Muzik Presents: Unplugged Live From The 718
Damian Marley drops his new video for the 4/20-released track, "Medication", featuring Stephen "Ragga" Marley exclusively on Tidal. Shot at the former Claremont Custody Center in Coalinga, CA; "Medication" shows the contrast between past and present, featuring the prisoners who once lived there and the plants that thrive there now. Leading to the new video … Continue reading Medication x Damian Marley (Feat. Stephen “Ragga” Marley)
It wouldn't be right if Dapa Don didn't start his newest project, Chicken George, with a feature from Biggie Smalls just like on #FOOD2 and letting us all know he "Just Can't Quit" (the Ron Isley inspired ad-libs add a nice touch too). Piggybacking off his last two albums he decides to keep food incorporated in the … Continue reading ToD Review: Chicken George x Dapa Don
Daru Jones (drummer for Jack White) and keyboardist Borahm Lee (Break Silence) collaborate for what they call "the anthem for our generation". "16 Bars of Freedom" is pure instrumental but yet it summons feelings and emotions just as a lyricist would. Antodope does a great job of putting your emotions in a reality check by … Continue reading 16 Bars of Freedom x Daru Jones & Borahm Lee
Alex Ruby's Ruby Summer is a three year collage of songs seizing inspiration from life, voyaging, and mainly women. Alex Ruby produces majority of the tape with the assistance of DKO, Rashaun Hampton, Uncle Trini, and offbeatninja. Guest vocals are aided by Thom Castles, Tay Hundreds, Berko Lover, Flea, and Brth3r. Check it out below.
Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Marga Lane, took her dreams of being a professional recording artist and made them a reality. Upon graduating from Berklee College of Music in Boston, the native New Yorker, moved to Los Angeles and now has been touring across the U.S. performing at fashion weeks, singing the national anthem at NBA … Continue reading Forgiven x Marga Lane
For the past six years, the A3C compilation series has been influential within the genre, serving as a barometer for which artists will become renowned staples in the ever-changing hip-hop landscape. Past compilation artists include G-Eazy, Curren$y, Action Bronson, Big K.R.I.T, Vince Staples, Ab-Soul, A$AP Rocky, Danny Brown, Smoke DZA, Trademark Da Skydiver, Rockie Fresh, Bodega Bamz, … Continue reading Muslim Wedding x Action Bronson (Statik Selektah Remix)
It's every artist dream to meet a legend in the game that they have always looked up to. It's one thing to meet them but another for your idol to not only rock with your music but make a song with you. Eli Saf had that very opportunity with 2009 XXL Freshman, Mickey Factz awhile back … Continue reading Gotham x Eli Saf Feat. Mickey Factz
The cover for C.Shreve The Professor's new single, "No Names", says a lot with the pile of snakes but it doesn't even compare how he comes at necks of artists with lyrics like, “People love to pop off and name drop all over the place. We worked hard to develop our names and earn our … Continue reading No Names x C.Shreve The Professor