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Tree X Misun

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Chicago “soul trapper” Tree has been busy giving us ‘Treemixes’ of some current popular hip hop tracks. However, this week he drifts away from the norm and mixes with Misun’s nostalgic “Goodbye Summer”. He uses the melancholy instrumental to reminisce and say farewell to a corrupt summer objectified by a female. He leaves us all with a message on SoundCloud ... Read More »

Dre-T makes music to change the world to on his new album Sacramentality

“Important” is a not a word I throw around lightly when it comes to Hip Hop music. Dre-T’s new album Sacramentality is just that. Important. Sacramentality sounds like Tupac and Miles Davis got to sit down in the same studio and discuss some real shit. Dre-T manages to get his message across without being preachy or over the top struggle rap. ... Read More »

Hiero Day re-cap (feat. Scarub, Planet Asia, Tristate, Los Rakas, Grouch, Eligh, and Zumbi)

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Unfortunately our cameras had run out of battery for the finale Hieroglyphics performance, but there will be some awesome drone footage in the coming weeks. Big shoutout to the whole Hieroglyphics fam for their incredible impact on Hip Hop culture over the last 20 years and for this year’s big announcement that September 3rd has been officially declared HIERO DAY ... Read More »

SBTRKT – VOICES IN MY HEAD FT A$AP FERG

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Producer SBTRKT is treating us good this week, dropping another single off his much anticipated album Wonder Where We Land. This time he features A$AP Mob’s Fergalicious on his complex instrumental that as he describes, “started in London (with an idea i recorded on an upright piano) -took this to Los Angeles (set up at Fleas the Boat studio in ... Read More »

L’Orange- ‘Need You’ ft Blu Video Release

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L’Orange released his video for ‘Need you’, a track off his recent album The Orchid Days. When you put together the musical genius of this producer and the poetic talents of west coast rapper Blu, along with the introspective visuals of Director EmaLee Arroyo, you get this post apocalyptic Adam and Eve tale where the somberness of the world is combined ... Read More »

DeJ Loaf ft Wiz Khalifa

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Detroit Rapper DeJ Loaf is hitting the hip hop scene by storm. Her song “Try Me” dropped two months ago and is just now getting the attention it deserves. There have been rumors of collaborations and remixes with Drake but it seems that Wiz Khalifa has beat him too it. When it comes to DeJ Loaf’s sweet flowing voice and ... Read More »

P Reign – Realest In The City feat. Meek Mill & PartyNextDoor

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Canadian hip-hop artist P. Reign links up with OVO’s PartyNextDoor and MMG’s Meek Mill for this new single “Realest In The City” featured on his Dear America project. The record has a dope club vibe and laid back sound check it out below! Read More »

Album Review: Jeezy – Seen It All: The Autobiography

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When Jeezy — then Young Jeezy — officially came into the rap game in 2005 with his debut studio album Thug Motivation 101: Let’s Get It he was hot behind the heels of his friendly competitor T.I. who had began to reach wider audiences by his third album Urban Legend.  The two MC’s specialized in trap music, a sound prominent in the south ... Read More »

Bobby Shmurda ft. Fabolous, Jadakiss, Chris Brown, Busta Rhymes, Yo Gotti & Rowdy Rebel – Hot Nigga (Remix)

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Bobby Shmurda gets verses from Fabolous, Jadakiss, Chris Brown, Busta Rhymes, Yo Gotti and Rowdy Rebel for the official “Hot Nigga” remix. Read More »

Hafrican “Get it Got it Good” Video

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Hafrican releases  “Get it Got it Good” video and gives the world a reason to open their ears. It’s hard to draw your attention away from the wild antics portrayed, but there’s one thing that makes this video mesmerizing, and it’s not the hot girls in tribal paint, it’s Hafrican’s rapping skills. His ablitlity to spit tounge twisters is what ... Read More »

The Game – “Don’t Shoot” (Feat. Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Diddy, Fabolous, Wale, DJ Khaled, Swizz Beatz, Yo Gotti, Curren$y, Problem, King Pharaoh, & TGT)

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That list of rappers and musicians up top is an all-star team and they’ve all gotten together for the 6-minute anthem “Don’t Shoot” to address the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown and the events that followed. The Game recruited everyone that appears on the song, and here’s what he had to say to Rolling Stone about the situation: The ... Read More »

Lil Uzi Vert & A$AP Ant – WHIPPIN’

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From Philly to Baltimore Lil Uzi Vert  and YG Addie collab on a dope trap record ‘Whippin’ that will be featured Uzi’s Don Cannon-hosted mixtape The Real Uzi. Check out Whippin’ Below! Read More »

The Yancey Boys X Slum Village

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Hailing from Detroit, natives Illa J and Franky Nitty from The Yancy Boys and Slum Village’s T3 and Young RJ, are no strangers to the negative effects the city has had environnmentally on the world. Together they use this knowledge as a common ground to create a track titled “Global Warming”. Although not a J Dilla beat, we are sure that ... Read More »

Taebeast X Noname Gypsy

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Noname Gypsy, the talented MC from Chicago, collabs with TDE’s very own Taebeast on this new track inspired by Dizzy Gillespie. Noname Gypsy is still an unfamliar name with most, but has collabed with the likes of Mick Jenkins and Chance the Rapper. In this track she takes her own lane and proves to the world that unlike most female ... Read More »

Chuuwee x Hot 103.5

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Amalgam artist Chuuwee recently stopped by Sacramento’s Hot 103.5 FM Radio station to chop it up with Soosh*E & DJ Danny Cee of “The New At Nine Boyz”.  They discussed his projects including his new album “The Chuuwee Channel”, along with the falling out with his old crew T.U.S. and his recent status with Amalgam Digital. Hear the Interview at ... Read More »