Monthly Archives: May 2010
The other night, Ron Artest took an unnecessary three when it would have made much more sense to wait down the shot clock. Fans booed, but a moment later, an unfazed Artest charged to the basket and hit a game winning shot at the buzzer. In the post game interview..
With no explanation, Blu shared this track with Exile where he moans about his beloved over what sounds like some 1950s Chordettes era shit. I could see Blu angrily adjusting the antenna on his brand new color television to this. of Needless to say, it’s awesome. Download: Blu – JustToPerfect..
I was racking my brain to figure out where I had heard this before until I finally matched the beat to Rosa Acosta’s ass. This warm and carefree joint has summer anthem written all over it. “Do It Better” will appear on Seattle rap group Dyme Def’s upcoming project Sex..
Estelle’s new single sounds like “American Boy” lite, but it’s still an essential on my slumber party mixtape. Very clubby poppy, but without today’s compulsory electro inclination. Nas put more vigor into this verse than anything on his latest African hippie excursion with Damian Marley. Something about pop tracks entices..
“Papermill,” the first single from the new Madvillain album, clocks in at 1:45, but that’s enough of time for Madlib and Doom to shit on lesser hip-hoppers’ careers. Madlib pulls out a funky guitar loop from God knows where and Doom raps in puzzling non sequiturs. Download: Madvillain – Papermill..
Mr. Porter assists Royce the rapping machine on a futuristic, but souled out gem off the deluxe edition of Street Hop. A lot of artists now are using special edition re-releases to get a second swipe at the apple on store shelves. Download: Royce Da 5’9″ – My Own Planet..
Boston’s Quest Tha Young’n summarily bodies Statik Selektah’s beat with a satisfyingly dynamic flow. But no linkage on the hilariously bad video. Nope. OK fine, here. Download: Quest Tha Young’n – Show Me Love (produced by Statik Selektah) Sphere: Related Content