In the second part of this interview series with Chicago’s SD, Rob Markman (MTV, Sway In the Morning) sits down with SD to discuss the rising rap star’s status with GBE. The veteran hip-hop journalist also salutes the young rapper for his bold decision to omit features from his new album Truly Blessed in the “features obsessed” era of rap. Watch part one of the interview here and purchase SD’s Truly Blessed album from iTunes here. Watch part two of the interview after the jump!
- Audioposted November 12, 2014 / No Comments
The supergroup R.F.C. (consisting of members Smoke DZA, Al-Doe, Bluntsmoker, NymLo, and producer 183rd) have already dropped “They Got Money” last month and now they’re sharing another new one for ya’ll hip-hop heads out there. This time members Smoke DZA, Al-Doe and NymLo have joined forces with Den10 for the title track off their upcoming album The Outsiders. Listen to the cut after the jump and get that R.F.C. album when it drops November 18th.
- Audioposted November 11, 2014 / No Comments
Over the summer, Eminem promised that his Shady Records imprint would release a compilation titled Shady XV for Record Store Day Black Friday, November 28th. And now Em is treating everyone with the comp’s second track, the Detroit rap heavy “Detroit Vs. Everybody”. The track, loaded with many all-star Detroit rappers, is sure to make the D proud. Em is joined by Royce Da 5’9”, Big Sean, Danny Brown and DeJ Loaf for the Motor City anthem. Listen after the jump!
- Audioposted November 10, 2014 / No Comments
Back in 1996 Shaquille O’Neal dropped his You Can’t Stop the Reign album and despite a whopping seventeen tracks there was one that was conspicuously missing. “The Bigger They R”, featuring Fat Joe, Big Pun and Easy Mo Bee didn’t make the cut due to legal reasons unbeknownst to us. But now, thanks to the powers of the internet the track is finally out, eighteen years later. Produced by Domingo we get verses from Shaq, Fat Joe, Big Pun, and even legendary producer Easy Mo Bee. Listen after the jump!
- Audioposted November 9, 2014 / No Comments
West Coast OG Kokane teams up with The Game for “Waiting on Detox”, a track that, as we’re sure you’ve guessed by now, is about waiting on rapper/producer Dr. Dre’s long-delayed Detox album. Both Kokane and The Game will probably find themselves waiting for quite some time as Dre’s album not only has no set release date but it apparently is no longer even being called Detox. Welp. Listen after the jump.
- Audioposted November 8, 2014 / No Comments
After revealing the prospects of a joint album with Jeezy, T.I. reveals a secret stash track entitled “Handling My Business” which features Tip rapping over Jeezy’s “Enough” from his Seen It All album. Listen after the jump.