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Run The Jewels – “Close Your Eyes (And Count to F**k)” (Video)

Run The Jewels – “Close Your Eyes (And Count to F**k)” (Video)

Powerful new visual from Run Jewels featuring Rage Against The Machine’s Zack De La Rocha. Directed by A.G. Rojas, the video depicts a battle between two exhausted men, a police officer and an unarmed black . . .


Jackin4Beats: 2Pac vs. NaS

Jackin4Beats: 2Pac vs. NaS

In 1996 during the height of the East Coast vs. West Coast rivalry, two of Hip-Hop’s biggest names both released records containing songs using Linda Clifford’s “Never Gonna Stop Loving You.” In February of that . . .


Vince Staples – “Nate” (video)

Vince Staples – “Nate” (video)

Frequent Odd Future collaborator, Vince Staples, takes you back-in-the-day in his latest visual for “Nate.” This track can be found on his mixtape, Shyne Coldchain II, which was just released last week. Hope y’all are . . .


“Home” – Jake One feat. Vitamin D, Note, Maneak and Ish (Video)

“Home” – Jake One feat. Vitamin D, Note, Maneak and Ish (Video)

It’s all-to-the-good right here on this sentimental ode to Seattle, WA. I didn’t even know a video for this song existed until today. From producer Jake One’s under-rated White Van Music released back in 2009 . . .


Lyrics2Go: Cam’Ron – “Killa Cam”

Lyrics2Go: Cam’Ron – “Killa Cam”

This edition of Lyrics2Go is dedicated to Harlem’s Cam’Ron. Never been a diehard fan of his, but “Killa Cam” is a beast both lyrically and musically. Verse 1 With the goons I spy, stay in tune . . .


B80 & Friends Graffiti Production Wall (Video)

B80 & Friends Graffiti Production Wall (Video)

In this video, Dekster B80 invited Kero, Cashew, Test Vibra, Seter, Icole, Aste, Komor, Shalik, Sorka, Rusk, Faya, Skowee,Septik, Aurum, Arko, Arok, Posher and Eruko to put down some wicked styles for an underwater “Abyss” . . .


Jackin4Beats: Jay-Z x Big Boi

Jackin4Beats: Jay-Z x Big Boi

I first remember hearing this sample back in 2000, when Kanye West used it on “This Can’t Be Life” from Jay-Z’s The Dynasty: Roc La Familia. I recognized the beat from one of my favorite . . .


Ghostface To Release New Album

Ghostface To Release New Album

It was recently announced that Ghostface Killah will be dropping a new album on November 20th through Rza’s Soul Temple Records imprint. The album will be titled Twelve Reasons To Die and it will be . . .


House Shoes x Danny Brown – “Sweet” (video)

House Shoes x Danny Brown – “Sweet” (video)

Earlier this year, Detroit producer House Shoes (Elzhi, Guilty Simpson, Proof) released his debut album Let It Go. Here’s the animated video for his collaboration with Danny Brown called “Sweet.” I gotta say, this is . . .


Death Grips: “@deathgripz”

Death Grips: “@deathgripz”

Sacramento’s Death Grips continue to ride their noisy wave of success with, believe it or not, a throwaway track named after their twitter account. “@deathgrips” was originally recorded during the Money Store sessions but did . . .


JJ DOOM – “Guv’nor” (video)

JJ DOOM – “Guv’nor” (video)

If you haven’t checked out the new JJ DOOM project featuring (MF) DOOM and producer, Jneiro Jarel, do yourself a favor and cop it.  It’s one of this year’s best. In the meantime check out . . .


A$AP Rocky & The Roots Perform “Goldie” (Video)

A$AP Rocky & The Roots Perform “Goldie” (Video)

Whether or not you’re a fan of the pretty muthafucka from Harlem, there’s no denying he came pretty nice during his appearance on Jimmy Fallon. After much delay and backed by the legendary Roots crew, . . .


Video: Flying Lotus – Until the Quiet Comes, a short film

Video: Flying Lotus – Until the Quiet Comes, a short film

On October 2nd, Flying Lotus will be dropping his new album, Until the Quiet Comes. In the meantime, here’s an amazing short film visual directed by Kahlil Joseph. The cinematography is nothing less than absoultely . . .


Talib Kweli – “Push Thru” ft. Curren$y & Kendrick Lamar (Video)

Talib Kweli – “Push Thru” ft. Curren$y & Kendrick Lamar (Video)

Here is a fresh new video from Talib Kweli, “Push Thru” ft. Curren$y & Kendrick Lamar.


Danny Brown – “Grown Up” (video)

Danny Brown – “Grown Up” (video)

Hysterical video from Hip Hop’s Mad Hatter. Here’s the visual for his recent single “Grown Up” on Fools Gold Records. It features a mini-me version of Danny Brown….Gap-toothed, fucked-up haircut and all.