Monthly Archives: August 2011
North Carolina’s own Rain, releases his new single from his upcoming street album The Magic Hour 3. This new song is entitled “Mean”, and is produced by Rain. Be on the look out for the official video coming soon!
OS REWIND: Rain – Melody For You
Torch speaks on growing up in the hard streets on NY can make you have a mid-life crisis. This is a good heart flet joint from the Triple C’s member.
OS REWIND: Torch – Klockers [Video]
Pleasure P asks that special woman “Who’s gonna luv u like me?” on ths new KE On The Track produced banger. Look out for that For Your Pleasure Vol. 2 coming soon by the way.
OS REWIND: Pleasure P – How To Fuck Freestyle
Here’s a new one from Arizona’s own Willy Northpole called “I’m Gucci” with JHood (no I don’t think its the one your thinking of). Look out for that The Experiment project to come soon.
GhostWridah been going hard lately and labels been paying attention as he is being scouted by the majors. Here he rips into the “Trouble On My Mind” instrumental from Pusha T and Tyler, The Creator. Look out as Ghost continues to make his presence known on the net.
On August 22nd, Reebok partnered with Complex to host one of the hottest parties during the Magic trade show in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay’s Moorea Beach Club. The event featured an electric live performance by Grammy award winning artist Swizz Beatz, as well as a set by legendary DJ Funkmaster Flex and a routine by America’s Best Dance Crew alum The Beat Freaks. Along with these performances, guests were treated to an amazing “Reethym of Lite” inspired light show that captured the excitement and energy of Reebok Classics colorful sneaker line. Swizz Beatz played an array of classics that he’s produced including his new party anthem “International Party” while guests danced from Moorea’s pool in front of the stage. At the end of his set, Swizz invited his friend entertainer Chris Brown onto the stage, who joined him to sing their new song “Dance Like a White Girl.” At the end of the evening, guests grabbed awesome swag bags filled with Reebok snap backs and tees that commemorated the night.
San Francisco native A-1 caught our eye when he put out his “Be Cool” and we’ve been checking for him ever since. The Book Of Adam serves as the follow up to his After School Special mixtape, which garnered some attention for him out in the Bay. He’s got a message in his his rhymes, so don’t sleep on the kid.
Just yesterday we got the first trailer for Neako’s new project, The Number 23 Now here goes a new one from the homey Neako called “2SS” where Neako is racing to the finish line as one of the better new rappers coming up right now.
Do remember that The Number 23 project is slated to drop on September 12th.
OS REWIND: Neako – Flossin (feat. Juicy J) [Music Video]
We saw Emilio Rojas with the MMG crew out in Philly, so it’s only right he tackles yet another Maybach Music instrumental for his latest freestyle. Stay tuned for this new EP Breaking Point to drop soon.
With The Rule EP dropping on September 13th, Grafh enlists Bun B for the latest leak from the project. Can’t go wrong when these two hop on a track together its always fire.
After 11 months in an Arkansas prison, Clifford Harris is a free man.
Now, let’s get back to the music TIP!
We’re sure everybody feels like this from time to time. Someone must have gotten under Gerald Walker’s skin for him to sound off, but he emphasizes people should do them and stop trying to be somebody else. Sounds like common sense to us.
Unfortunately, not a lot of people have it nowadays.
Obie Trice jumps on The Throne’s RZA produced track “New Day” from Watch The Throne in which he dedicated it to the passing of his late mother Eleanor Trice.
Look out for the new album Bottom’s Up coming soon.
The-Dream Terius Nash drops his new project, 1977, for free online. This basically serves as an album as its features all original tracks. With features from Big Sean and Pharrell and an introduction to Casha this is one great piece of work and a great present from Mr. Terius Nash. Track listing and download link after the jump.
Don’t forget The-Dream’s new album, The Love IV: Diary Of A Madman is on its way in stores soon!
Soulja boy continues to flood the net with new tracks, mixtapes, videos or whatever week in and week out. Here is the intro track to Soulja Boy’s newest offering The Last Crown coming within 2 days or so. Look out for a video for this track to come out soon as well.
OS REWIND: Soulja Boy – Lets Be Real [Video]