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Curren$y Completes His Brilliant Trilogy with Pilot Talk 3

Curren$y Completes His Brilliant Trilogy with Pilot Talk 3

Curren$y has had a championship-level independent career after his few attempts at the mainstream went sour. The Louisiana native was first signed to Master P’s No Limit Records. Two years later, he joined the Cash Money/Young Money roster and snagged a highly coveted guest spot on Lil Wayne’s Carter II. When no album materialized, Spitta [...]

April 11, 2015 Rachel Leah Reviews, Tunes 0

When Wale isn’t trying to be cool, The Album About Nothing soars

When Wale isn’t trying to be cool, The Album About Nothing soars

The Album About Nothing is an intimate Go-Go jam, where Wale finesses complicated lyricism infusing metaphors, his deepest secrets and the best music he’s ever made. A follow-up to the 2010 mixtape More About Nothing, the album employs the same thematic Jerry Seinfeld presence and wisdom. J. Cole, Sza, AG3, Jeremih and Usher make guest [...]

April 6, 2015 Rachel Leah Reviews, Tunes, Uncategorized 0

“Mr. Wonderful” is experimental, musical and unapologetically Action Bronson

“Mr. Wonderful” is experimental, musical and unapologetically Action Bronson

Action Bronson is the chubby, bearded Queens native, who never wears pants and puts on one of the most entertaining live shows I’ve ever seen. He might body slam you with the quickness in between mouth watering food references and humorous rhymes about how sexy your baby mama thinks he is. But he’s unapologetically Bronson [...]

March 31, 2015 Rachel Leah Reviews, Tunes 0

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Smif N’ Wessun [INTERVIEW]

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Smif N’ Wessun [INTERVIEW]

After Smif N’ Wessun tore the paint off the walls in The Middle East, a few of the audience members stuck around to greet Tek & Steele plus have them sign some items. We conducted this interview in a room with about 20 other heads present in the background. We discussed their debut album, their [...]

March 27, 2015 Dart Adams Features, Interviews 0

Erik Hassle Previews New Music at The Sinclair

Erik Hassle Previews New Music at The Sinclair

The next time Erik Hassle performs in your city, especially if he’s the opener, buy a ticket, get a good spot, and enjoy the show. You’re guaranteed to leave with a new music suggestion for your friends. As Hassle explained in a phone interview before heading out on tour, this performance was an opportunity for [...]

March 26, 2015 Karl-Lydie Jean-Baptiste Live, Reviews 0

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Fashawn [INTERVIEW]

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Fashawn [INTERVIEW]

I  recently sat down with Fashawn at the beginning of The Ecology Tour to discuss the creation of his debut LP “Boy Meets World” and the space between his debut LP and his sophomore LP “The Ecology”.  We also talked about his hometown of Fresno, being a part of a lineage of greatness, his label Mass Appeal [...]

March 25, 2015 Dart Adams Features, Interviews 0

Erik Hassle: Swedish R&B Singer to Remember

Erik Hassle: Swedish R&B Singer to Remember

Chances are you haven’t heard Erik Hassle sing, but you’ve heard one of his songs. The Swedish singer/songwriter is one of the minds behind the Shakira track featuring Rihanna, “Can’t Remember to Forget You,” a song he wrote when he first moved to Los Angeles two years ago. It was during that time that Hassle [...]

March 22, 2015 Karl-Lydie Jean-Baptiste Features, Interviews 0

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Pete Rock [INTERVIEW]

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Pete Rock [INTERVIEW]

After interviewing Slum Village, they got on & rocked. As a favor to those guys and the fact our families are friends going back to the old Money Earnin’ Mount Vernon days Pete Rock graciously granted us this interview when he easily could’ve just declined. The entire time we’re actually listening to Slum Village’s set [...]

March 17, 2015 Dart Adams Features, Interviews 0

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Slum Village [INTERVIEW]

DON’T SLEEP: KillerBoomBox x NE Hip Hop presents Dart Adams x Slum Village [INTERVIEW]

I recently caught up with the legendary T3 and Young RJ of Slum Village on the first stop of their tour with Pete Rock. Shot by our boys @ NE Hip Hop I sat down for a lengthy interview with them going through the history of the group, their impressive back catalog, we talked Detroit, [...]

March 13, 2015 Dart Adams Interviews 0

Fan of a Fan: The Album Is Sonic Misogny

Fan of a Fan: The Album Is Sonic Misogny

With the intense Cash Money drama brewing between Tyga and the label, him and Chris Breezy are closer than ever. The duo recently released the official follow-up to their 2010 mixtape Fan of a Fan. Fan of a Fan: The Album features guest appearances from Ty Dolla $ign, 50 Cent, Pusha T, Fat Trel, Boosie [...]

March 9, 2015 Rachel Leah Reviews, Tunes 0