Tag Archives: Hip Hop
Ruslan has launched pre-orders for his new album due this February, via Kings Dream Entertainment. If you pre-order for $15.99 you get the deluxe physical version of the album plus an immediate download of the Out of It EP. Check out “Idea Intro”, one of the tracks from the EP below.
Hip hop artist Reconcile has released a new video for the single “Can’t Take This From Me” which features John Givez & Dre Murray. Watch below. He also added his latest album, titled Sacrifice, to DatPiff.com where you can grab it as a free download.
Lecrae debuted his new music video for “Say I Won’t” (ft. Andy Mineo) at tonight’s Brooklyn Nets game but you can check it below. The song is taken from his latest album Anomaly which is available now. How does it stack up against his other videos?
Hip hop artist Cole Zarick released his album Created To Create Vol. 2 this summer. If you haven’t checked it out you can listen & download (for free!) below via Bandcamp.
DJ Official has released “Welcome To America (DJ Official “A Journey Through America” Remix)” a remix of Lecrae’s “Welcome To America”. Check it out below & download via Soundcloud.
Lecrae has announced that he will premiere his new music video for “Say I Wont” (ft Andy Mineo) at halftime of the Brooklyn Nets v Miami Heat game on Dec. 16th. Reach Records is also running a video contest to win an all expenses paid trip to the game to hang out with Lecrae & Andy in the Sony suite. More info here. If you buy tickets to the game & use…
Gawvi has released a mini documentary called “Gawvi Get Em” which gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the artist. Check it out below. In case you’re unfamiliar he has worked on hit 2014 albums including Lecrae’s Anomaly, Rise from Trip Lee, & more. Download two new remixes for Trip Lee’s “Lazarus” & “Sweet Victory” here.
Humble Beast artist JGivens has premiered the music video for a single “The Bus Stop Song”. Check it out below. The song appears on his latest album, titled El v. Envy, which you can download below via Noisetrade.
Derek Minor has released a new single “Stranger” which features Roz. The track is one of the first ones he wrote for his upcoming album Empire & shares his heart as he watched the events in Ferguson in the studio. Read more about the song here. Listen below.
Trip Lee has released a new single titled “Coulda Been Me” which discusses his view of the recent situations in Ferguson & Staten Island currently dominating headlines across the country . You can listen & download below. Read more about the track here & the lyrics here.
If you pre-order Trip Lee’s new book “Rise: Get Up and Live in God’s Great Story” from Barnes & Noble you can get 4 chapters now along with a free poster. Watch a promo video for the book & get the details on the pre-order below. It will be in stores on January 27th.
Hot97 & WBLS are hosting Christmas in Brooklyn with performances from Lecrae alongside Run DMC, LL Cool J, & more. Check out the poster below or follow the link for ticket info. It will take place at the Barclays Center on December 19th.
HillaryJane will an acoustic version of her debut album, titled Stix and Stones Unplugged, on Dec. 30th via Infiltrate Music. In the meantime you can watch a mini-doc detailing the recording process below. Pre-order via iTunes.
Derek Minor released a music video for his brand new single “Who You Know” which was produced by Dirty Rice. The track is the first single to be released from his upcoming album titled Empire. Watch below & pick up the single on digital outlets now.
Propaganda released a short video saying thanks for all the support & to issue a challenge to fans. He wants “poets, emcee’s, & writers” to tell him their story on film. Watch the video below. Two winners, two different prize packs. All the details can be found on the Youtube page.
Trip Lee’s new album Rise landed at #16 on the Billboard 200 along with #2 for Rap, & #1 for Gospel. His last album, titled The Good Life took the #17 spot on the Billboard 200. Congrats to another solid week to both him & Reach Records!
Thi’sl has released a new single called “Ring The Alarm (Oh Lord)” which you can check out below. It’s also a free download.
As we’ve mentioned in previous weeks Wes Pendleton & Taelor Gray have teamed up for a new project called Middle Clash. The group released 6 tracks over 6 weeks & have now released a new self-titled 15 track deluxe EP with additional remixes & instrumentals. Stream & purchase the EP below via Bandcamp or pick it up from Sphere of Hip Hop.
Radikal Hughes has released his new single “Alone Tonight” which features guest verses from Sevin & Bizzle. The track “describes how each artist has personally felt the pain of abandonment and isolation in their life, and will make you reflect on the times where you have personally felt the pain of those feelings as well.” Check out the song below.
Phanatik has released the music video for the track “Lovers Vs. Fighters” which you can watch below. Apparently his recent album, titled The Art of Battle Rap, is still available as “Name Your Price” on Bandcamp (listen below).
Mat Kearney has released a music video for his new single “Heartbeat”. Check it out below. He will release his new album, Just Kids, in February.
One of the best feelings as a critic is to see an artist growing and putting out their best work every time. Such is the case with Trip Lee, who has once again topped his previous album & released one of the best hip hop albums of the year.
Jackie Hill Perry has released another new track from her Humble Beast debut. Listen to “The Solution” featuringlabelmate Eshon Burgundy below. Pre-order the The Art Of Joy on iTunes or from Humble Beast before it releases on Nov. 4th.
Ruslan has released a new single called “Out Of It” & you can listen & check out the artwork for it below. The track is a free download for the first 1000, then it will only be available as a stream. He has also been hard at work on a new album.
Dee-1, who just released his debut RCA Inspiration single “Against Us”, recently appeared on Sway in the Morning as well as the BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher. You can watch both videos below.