Archive for May 2009

Cormega Freestyle (LIVE)

May 31, 2009

Dope freestyle from QBMC Cormega over 50’s What Up Gangsta beat, gotta love how he incorporates security after trying to shut him down!!! Did Mega Montana release that mixtape where he raps over industry beats yet?? Born & Raised LP coming soon!!

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Cory Gunz x Young Hash Interview w/ Starlife TV

May 31, 2009

Not really an interview per se, alot of f*ckery going on here, but you do see Cory and his Militia Gang affiliate are getting ready to drop a gang of projects for the summer and introduce the world to their movement.

PREVIOUSLY: Cory Gunz – Gunz Vinny Freestyle

Nipsey Hussle – Strapped x The Hussle Way

May 31, 2009

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Two premiers from the Slauson Boys’ Bullets Ain’t Got No Name Vol. 3 mixtape courtesy of OnSmash. We need more music like this, not that hippie space sh*t…sorry it’s late…

DOWNLOAD: Nipsey Hussle – The Hussle Way (prod. Phonix)
DOWNLOAD: Nipsey Hussle – Strapped (prod. Jonny Shipes)

S.A.B. Radio x Skyzoo Interview

May 30, 2009

Jordan “MISTA23” Martins of S.A.B. Radio interviews Brooklyn emcee Skyzoo.
Topics of discussion include Sky’s relationship with 9th Wonder, signing to 9th’s Jamla Records, learning to operate within the industry, working with Wale, collaborations, versatility as an artist, and his debut album The Salvation

Statik Selektah ft. Skyzoo, Joell Ortiz & Talib Kweli – Talkin Bout You Ladies (Dallas Penn Edition)

May 30, 2009

Dallas Penn makes a cool video for a cool track, this my summer track right now. He brung back a song I kinda forgot about. This came out in like October 2008, but the video is new. The song was going to be called Brooklyn Chick, but Talib wanted the song to be more universal. Check for more after the jump on behind the scenes with the Selektah on the creation of the track. Big shout to my Brooklyn Girls.

DOWNLOAD: Statik Selektah ft. Skyzoo, Joell Ortiz & Talib Kweli – Talkin Bout You Ladies
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Big L & Lord Finesse – Live @ Tramps 2/6/99

May 30, 2009

This is the last show Big L did 9 days before his passing along side Lord Finesse. Lord Finesse footage & A.G. freestyle after the jump. NY we need to step it up again. R.I.P. Big L.
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Big L Rarities Presents: The Tommy Gibbs Collection

May 30, 2009

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Today is the late great Lamont Coleman aka Big L’s 35th Birthday. One of the illest to grace the mic, Big L left us too soon and is surely missed in todays rap climate. In respect, I decided to showcase a mixtape collection some of you might not be up on of containing vintage Big L material courtesy of Big L Rarities called The Tommy Gibbs Collection:

“Even if you already have Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous, The Big Picture (1974 – 1999), Live in Amsterdam ft. A.G. & Roc Raida, D.I.T.C.’s Worldwide, The Children of the Corner’s Collector’s Edition, Harlem’s Finest: A Freestyle History Parts I & II, The Archives and The Unseen Picture bootleg…you still don’t have everything. These extensive mixtapes contain extremely rare and exclusive tracks. Big L Rarities presents…The Tommy Gibbs Collection!”

Download links below and tracklists for each tape after the jump.
R.I.P. Big L.

DOWNLOAD: Disc I – The Devil’s Son
DOWNLOAD: Disc II – Mister M.V.P. on the M.I.C.
DOWNLOAD: Disc III – Big L Corleone, Harlem’s Finest
DOWNLOAD: Disc IV – Outtakes

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