Showing posts with label Single. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Single. Show all posts

Awon and Phoniks - Natural High (Single)

Awon and Phoniks - Natural High (Single)

Newport News, VA rapper Awon and Portland hip-hop producer Phoniks come through with the first single off of their upcoming "Matte Black" EP and it's fire. The song is called "Natural High" and finds Awon kicking some ill rhymes over a beautiful Phoniks production. The "Matte Black" EP is set to be released this winter and will be followed up by the duo's next collaborative LP, which is set to drop sometime in the Summer of 2015. Also, if you haven't peep it yet, make sure you check out Awon and Phonik's banging album "Return to the Golden Era", which dropped last year.



Joe Sauseda - Originator (Single)


Joe "Angel" Sauseda comes through with his track "Originator", which is a cut off of his upcoming mixtape and finds the Texas rapper spitting fire over a beautiful Moises "Moe" Ramirez production. The song is really dope and has me anticipating his upcoming mixtape, which is set to be released sometime around the new year. Peep the track below. Don't sleep.



Concentrated Forces (Ed Rowe x Sleep Sinatra x Concept) - Earth Cry (Single)

Concentrated Forces (Ed Rowe x Sleep Sinatra x Concept) - Earth Cry (Single)

"Earth Cry" is the lead single from the upcoming group effort between Atlanta emcee Ed Rowe, Nebraska rapper Sleep Sinatra and New Zealand based hip-hop producer Concept. The song is real nice and finds Ed Rowe and Sleep Sinatra rhyming about "black consciousness and survival in the urban mindset" over a head nodding Concept instrumental. "Earth Cry" will be released on the trios "Concentrated Forces" EP, which is set to drop in November of 2014.



Too Many T's - Butter Rug (ft. Abdominal MC, Jester Jacobs, Kathika Rabbit, Lazy Habits and Parallax) (Single)


UK hip-hop group Too Many T's (consisting of members Leon Rhymes and Standaloft) is gearing up to release their "Running Wild" EP on October 9th and recently dropped another single via their Soundcloud page. The song is called "Butter Rug" and has a real positive vibe to it, with all of the featured emcees rapping about their love of hip-hop over a lively horn instrumental. The full "Running Wild" EP will be released for free over on www.toomanyts.com.




Godz Chyld - Godz Chyld (Single)

Godz Chyld - Godz Chyld (Essence of Hip-Hop)

Bronx rapper Godz Chyld returns, this time with his newest single "Godz Chyld". The song is produced by St. Peter (who produced some of my favorite cuts on Killah Priest's "Psychic World of Walter Reed" album) and it's real dope. I'm not sure where this one is going to end up, but I'm definitely feelin' it. If you like what you hear, make sure you also check out God Chyld's "Forever" EP, which dropped last year and was produced by Godz Wrath producer Jordan River Banks.



Allen Poe - Shrines From Dust (Single)


Kentucky rapper Allen Poe is back again, this time with the third single from his upcoming "How Gardens Grow" album. The song is called "Shrines From Dust" and finds Allen Poe doing his thing over a head nodding Amerigo Gazaway production that puts a new spin on a sample I've heard a few times before. Dope shit. "How Gardens Grow" is set to be released mid October.



EK - Lost Boys Of Sudan (Single)

EK - Lost Boys Of Sudan (Essence of Hip-Hop)

Boston rapper Daniel "EK" Ibeh is back, this time with his latest track "Lost Boys of Sudan". The song finds EK touching on his African roots and rapping about the child soldiers that are fighting in Darfur/Sudan over a Bueffard Mallary production. The lyrics are vivid and poignant and hopefully will bring more awareness to this tragedy. Peep it below.



Fame Labs - Hate (ft. Venge Millz) (Single)

Fame Labs - Hate (ft. Venge Millz) (Single)

Fame Labs Music comes through with their latest banger "Hate", which features Venge Millz spitting over a head nodding Darkim Be AllahChrist production. Dope shit. Peep it below.




Also make sure you check out some of the other tracks on the Fame Labs Soundcloud Page such as "In The Dojo", "Projects Birthed", "Still Fresh" and "Student Enrolled" as well as the newest joint "Breath of Life" (which I embedded below).



Dali Darko - Sleeping Dragon (Single)

Dali Darko - Sleeping Dragon (Essence of Hip-Hop)

Pittsburgh emcee Dali Darko is back yet again, this time with his latest track "Sleeping Dragon". The song is banging and features the 21-year old rapper spitting some hard ass rhymes over a beautiful B.eastcode production. This one is fire. Check it out below.



Ed Rowe - Change (Single)

Ed Rowe - Change (Single)

Atlanta rapper Ed Rowe and Ukrainian hip-hop producer KVH just released the lead single from their upcoming EP "Reflective Melody" in the form of the track "Change". The song finds Ed Rowe speaking "for and from the souls of those fed up with police brutality, economic inequality, mass incarceration, and political corruption as a whole" over a somber KVH instrumental. Peep the track below and then hit up Ed Rowe's SoundCloud page to download the song for free if you are feelin' it. "Reflective Melody" is set to drop on September 5, 2014.




PScril - The People Vs The Pig (Single)


"The People Vs The Pig" is the latest track from PScril (which is an acronym for Possessing Skill Character & Righteousness In Life), who is a conscious rapper that has worked with Big Poo and has shared the stage with a variety of emcees such as Talib Kweli, BIG Krit, Immortal Technique, and more. The song is produced by Jaemix and features the Greenville, NC emcee trying to "help our younger generation focus on the positive aspects of life and at the same time educate them on the harsh reality of our surroundings." Nice.



V. Nova - The New Commission (Video) and Abstract Art (ft. Smif-n-Wessun) (Single)

V. Nova - Abstract Art (ft. Smif-n-Wessun) (Essence of Hip-Hop)

Brooklyn emcee V. Nova is gearing up to drop his upcoming mixtape "Hidden In Plain Sight Volume 3: The New Commission" and has recently released both a single and a video from the project. The first is the single, which is called "Abstract Art" and features hip-hop legends Smif-N-Wessun with production from The Crack Factory. Next up is some visuals for "The New Commission", which is the intro track of the mixtape and also produced by The Crack Factory. "Hidden In Plain Sight Volume 3: The New Commission" is set to drop this September.





DJ Tekwun - I Does This (ft. EL)

DJ Tekwun - I Does This (ft. EL) (Essence of Hip-Hop)

DJ Tekwun is back, this time with the latest drop from his upcoming "Cassette Music" album. The song is called "I Does This" and finds the Westchester County, NY producer/emcee sharing the mic with EL over a head nodding boom-bap instrumental. "Cassette Music" is set to feature hip-hop legends Sadat X and Ed O.G. (as well as others) and should be dropping in the near future. For now, peep the single below.



C.Shreve the Professor - Dogfight (Single) and What It Do (Video)


C.Shreve the Professor is set to drop his "Summer Ransom" project on August 13 and decided to release a new track and video to hold everyone over until then. The first track is called "Dogfight" and finds the North Carolina emcee spitting some hard ass rhymes over a head nodding instrumental from Valence, France hip-hop producer ROMAINNN.




The second release is a video for the song "What It Do", which is produced by Soul Monk and was shot last week when C.Shreve opened for Three 6 Mafia in Asheville.



Synik and Rod McCoy - Price of Success (Single)

Synik and Rod McCoy - Price of Success (Essence of Hip-Hop)

"Price of Success" is the latest track from Mississippi emcee Synik and Alabama native Rod McCoy. The song is a cut off of the duos upcoming album "Selah" and finds the Audible Hustle Entertainment emcees contemplating the price of fame (as well as touching on other topics) over a smooth instrumental from 12AM's ManHe. "Selah" is set to drop on September 5, 2014 via the Audible Hustle Entertainment label.




Darkim Be AllahChrist and Big D - Reach Out (prod. Statik Selektah)

Darkim Be AllahChrist and Big D - Reach Out (prod. Statik Selektah)

Fame Labs and Big D come through with the first single from their collaboration project "8 Million Stories." The song is called "Reach Out" and features Big D and Darkim Be AllahChrist rhyming over an original Statik Selektah production. If you are feelin' the track, make sure you also check out their "Fame Labs: Live At The Lab; Take II (Training Camp)" project that dropped last year.




MKV and Adamatic - Letting Go (Single)

MKV and Adamatic - Letting Go (Essence of Hip-Hop)

Essenchill Records keeps coming with that fire and drops the latest single from Chicago born emcee MKV and DC/Baltimore hip-hop producer Adamatic. The song is called "Letting Go" and finds MKV rapping about moving on from the pain of the past over a jazzy Adamatic instrumental. I believe this track is the first offering from the duo since last years "Changes" album, which was really good and can be peeped here. No idea when their latest project is dropping, but this joint should hold us over nicely until then.




EK - Nightmares Of The Kennedys (Single)

Ek - Nightmares Of The Kennedys (Essence of Hip-Hop)

Boston hip-hop artist Daniel "EK" Ibeh comes through with his latest track "Nightmares of the Kennedys", which is a promo track for his upcoming "Hands Of Time" EP. The song is described as an "abstract walk through African American reality" and is produced by Bueffard Mallary. Dope shit. Peep it below.




Londn Blue - Stars (Single)

Londn Blue - Stars (Essence of Hip-Hop)

Alabama emcee Londn Blue is back yet again, this time with a laid back cut named "Stars". The song is real nice and features Londn spitting some honest and personal rhymes over an atmospheric self-produced instrumental. The verse on this was song originally going to end up on the "Intro" to his upcoming "False Hope" album, but it ended up not making the final cut. "False Hope" is set to drop later this summer.