Friday, August 28th, 2015
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  • AFROPUNK NYC 2015 Celebrates Alternative Black Culture

    AFROPUNK NYC 2015 Celebrates Alternative Black Culture

    Since its inauguration in 2005, AFROPNK FEST has been a haven for Black Punks who don’t have a place in mainstream Punk. The two-day festival has now become a celebration of alternative Black culture for

  • Melanie Fiona Blacks Out On ‘Bite The Bullet’

    Melanie Fiona Blacks Out On ‘Bite The Bullet’

    Melanie Fiona goes all black everything for her new video “Bite The Bullet. The Canadian songstress displays another chamber for this one as she dons a black bodysuit as in the stylish black & white

  • Statik Selektah x Duck Down Pay Tribute To Sean Price

    Statik Selektah x Duck Down Pay Tribute To Sean Price

    The entire hip hop world paused to mourn Sean Price when he suddenly passed at age 43. Frequent collaborator Statik used his Shade 45 radio show to show love to his friend and comrade with

  • Dutch ReBelle Goes Out With A Bang On “I Know”

    Dutch ReBelle Goes Out With A Bang On “I Know”

    Dutch ReBelle returns with “I Know,” the final video from her lauded ReBelle Diaries project. The Boogie-produced track sounds like a personal declaration of independence as the Boston MC details receiving unsolicited advice on her

  • (Video) Avenue – “Inner City Prelude”

    (Video) Avenue – “Inner City Prelude”

    These SO91 cats are just different. Paying homage to Juelz Santana, Avenue is living the good life in his latest video “Inner City Prelude.” But in the middle of that luxury Ave still maintains his

  • Iman Omari Brings Beat Haus To The Wave

    Iman Omari Brings Beat Haus To The Wave

    CLLCTV BOSTON has been creating a steady stream of dopeness with The Wave for a while and the movement is getting noticed. Being named Best Party by Boston Magazine in their Best Of Boston issue

  • Lianne La Havas Goes For “Blood” With Stunning New Album

    Lianne La Havas Goes For “Blood” With Stunning New Album

    I’ve been waiting for Lianne La Havas’ second from the moment she walked off the stage after her April 2013 performance at The Sinclair. Two years later my wish has been granted. Her sophomore album,

  • AFROPUNK Festival 2015: Seven Things to Look Out For

    AFROPUNK Festival 2015: Seven Things to Look Out For

    Music lovers should cop their tickets ASAP for the 2015 AFROPUNK Festival, August 21-23, in Brooklyn, NY. An explosion of art, music and activism, this year’s line-up has a little something for everyone from legendary

N.B.S. Speak On New Album With The Snowgoons

N.B.S. Speak On New Album With The Snowgoons

N.B.S. has been about bars and beats for a while now. And their dedication to hardbody hip hop has taken them all over the world. Their latest project Trapped In America, produced entirely by the Snowgoons just hit stores and should have them collecting passport stamps real soon. Recently the Cambridge natives spoke with theNEHipHop.com [...]

July 17, 2015 KBB Staff Features, Interviews 0

Raheem DeVaughn and Leela James Announce ‘The Love N’ Soul Experience’ Tour

Raheem DeVaughn and Leela James Announce ‘The Love N’ Soul Experience’ Tour

R&B fans around North America are rejoicing as Raheem DeVaughn and Leela James have announced their Love N’ Soul Experience tour. The soul singers will be sharing the stage for a 25-city trek that kicks off i Charleston, SC. V. Bozeman from FOX’s hit show Empire will be on board as well at the opener. [...]

July 16, 2015 G. Valentino Ball News, On The Road 0

Jidenna & Kendrick Lamar Release Visual For “Classic Man” Remix

Jidenna & Kendrick Lamar Release Visual For “Classic Man” Remix

Jidenna caught a missile with his breakout hit “Classic Man.” The first single from Janelle Monae’s Wondaland Records label has been in constant rotation since its release a few months back. For the remix Jidenna in his full Chalky White haberdashery glides through the streets of Los Angeles and later trades bars with the TDE [...]

July 15, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Music Video 0

Get Whit It: 7 Artists That Prove Hip Hop Is Alive And Well

Get Whit It: 7 Artists That Prove Hip Hop Is Alive And Well

In this week’s Get Whit It, I aimed to highlight some of the stuff that’s been playing in my headphones throughout the last week. I’ve been in one of my normal “indie modes” recently, so the focus of this one will be just that – slept-on underground artists that you may have/probably have never heard [...]

July 15, 2015 Matt Whitlock Get Whit It 0

where’s nasty – U Remind Me Of Summer II

where’s nasty – U Remind Me Of Summer II

This guy where’s nasty is really trying to make this name change a real thing. Ever since the Rhode Island native switched up his turntable moniker he’s hardly home. Fresh from rocking the west coast at for 2DopeBoyz.com’s #DopeHouseLA. Next stop is NYC. You can catch him at #TrapOnTheWater boat cruise in September. In the [...]

July 7, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Albums/Mixtapes, In The Mix, The Deck 0

Jidenna ft. Roman Gianarthur – “Classic Man (Clinton Sparks Remix)”

Jidenna ft. Roman Gianarthur – “Classic Man (Clinton Sparks Remix)”

DJ/Producer Clinton Sparks took a quick break from his international globetrotting to put a fresh coat of paint on Jidenna’s hit “Classic Man.” The first single from Wondaland Presents: The Eephus already got a power boost from the remix featuring Kendrick Lamar. Now Sparks gives the track a smooth makeover that shows hints of his [...]

July 7, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Singles 0

Statik Selektah ft. Joey Bada$$, BIG K.R.I.T., Chauncy Sherod – “In The Wind”

Statik Selektah ft. Joey Bada$$, BIG K.R.I.T., Chauncy Sherod – “In The Wind”

Statik’s #Lucky7 arrives at midnight and he delivers one more reason to cop. Frequent collaborator Joey Bada$$ shows up on “In The Wind” alongside BIG K.R.I.T. Pre-order the album at iTunes now and you get this track on the spot. Like what you hear? You still have a chance to grab a ticket for the [...]

July 6, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Singles 0

Termanology x Manny Garcia feat Statik Selektah – “Latino Unification”

Termanology x Manny Garcia feat Statik Selektah – “Latino Unification”

Termanology does it for La Raza with his newest joint. With Manny Garcia and cuts from Statik Selektah, Term tries to bring about some “Latino Unification.” DJ Ready Cee and Phil Coyle handle the production duties for this one. Be on the lookout for the video coming soon. [...]

July 6, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Singles 0

Miguel Gets Cinematic With Short Film, ‘Wildheart Chapter 1′

Miguel Gets Cinematic With Short Film, ‘Wildheart Chapter 1′

With his third album, Wildheart in stores, Miguel keeps the creativity coming with a mini movie WILDHEART Chapter 1: Find What You Love and Let It Kill You. The 12 minute short includes videos for three of the album’s selections: a Wale-less “Coffee”, “…..goingtohell,” and “NWA,” featuring Kurupt. [...]

July 6, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Music Video 0

Rihanna – “B*tch Better Have My Money” (Ted Smooth Remix)

Rihanna – “B*tch Better Have My Money” (Ted Smooth Remix)

Rihanna crushed the game with the video for her massive hit #BBHMM. Now Ted Smooth takes it straight back to the 90’s with his remix of the club killer. You can almost see the Karl Kani jeans and Baby Phat tube tops when the beat drops. Jump into the stream below. [...]

July 6, 2015 G. Valentino Ball Singles 0