Monthly Archives: January 2014

New Tunes: Mobb Deep – “Taking You Off Here”

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Although it’s not clear whether this will be on their upcoming The Infamous Mobb Deep album, Havoc and Prodigy drop a new vintage-sounding banger.

New Tunes: The Lox – “Boom Bap”

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Fresh off of last month’s The Trinity EP, here’s more new music from the trio from Yonkers.  Blacksaun taps into the KRS-One sample on this one.

Kendrick Lamar Performs – “m.A.A.d City” (Video)

Backed by a live band, Kendrick performs one of the title tracks off of his critically-acclaimed album for SKEE Live.

Loaded Lux vs. Hollow Da Don (Rap Battle Video)

Ultimate Warrior League recently presented the long-awaited battle between Loaded Lux and Hollow Da Don.  Who took this one?

INNER VIEW: Keeping It Raw with Dr. Graham

DrGrahamRDBesides opening this year’s Grammys, Beyoncé and Jay Z recently made efforts at adopting a more plant-based lifestyle as a “spiritual and physical cleanse.”  Russell Simmons, André 3000, Common, stic. man and others have been successful for years eating this way.  No matter how much celebrity you may have the state of good health has never been for sale.  Obesity, cancer, diabetes, stroke, erectile dysfunction and other preventable diseases are at an all-time high.  Proper dietary awareness has never been more important. 

Dr. Doug Graham is a lifelong athlete and author of The 80/10/10 Diet, Nutrition and Athletic Performance, Grain Damage and other books.  He has coached elite athletes worldwide and continues to educate people on how to live healthier and happier lives.  I talked with him recently about his journey and things we all can do to improve our quality of life.    Read the rest of this entry

New Tunes: Troy Ave ft. Lloyd Banks – “My Style”

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Troy Ave and Lloyd Banks tweak the song title for the newly mastered single off of Troy’s White Christmas 2 mixtape.

New Tunes: Grafh – “Shadowboxin” (Freestyle)

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Grafh reminds us that he’s still a beast on this Wu-banger.

 

New Tunes: Jadakiss – “Stoner” (Remix)

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DJ Spinking lets off a new one from Jada over Young Thug’s “Stoner.”

New Tunes: DJ Kay Slay ft. Fat Joe & 50 Cent – “Free Again”

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From out of left field comes a new 50 Cent and Fat Joe collaboration.  After the two mc’s ended their beef at the BET Hip Hop Awards anything was possible.  DJ Kay Slay decided to take a verse from Joe and combine it with a verse from 50 on a StreetRunner produced track.  This will be featured on Slay’s upcoming Rhyme or Die project. Not bad at all.

New Tunes: ScHoolboy Q – “Break the Bank”

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Oxymoron is due to hit the streets next month.  Before then we get to hear this latest single produced by The Alchemist.

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