Today Nina B drops a video showing off her bard skills. "Tar Babies" is a track off her album "Titles Are Played Out" released exclusively on DJBooth.net. Titles Are Played Out is produced entirely by DJ Jazzy Joyce and features Jon Connor Action Bronson, Skyzoo, Torae and Dylan of 'Making The Band.' Peep the visuals...
Here is the second release from OBX's Carlos Santana tribute, 'Brown Magic,’ this time he goes in over Santana's classic "Evil Ways" & gets an assist from Guilty Simpson. OBX’s ‘Brown Magic’ is set to be released on 10-15-2012.
Why I fell back in love with music here in Sacramento. Just four short months ago I had given up on music, here in Sacramento that is. It was like everyone in the scene was segregated, clicked up, egotistical, no love for one another’s craft, no promotion of the others talent and I was getting ready to pack up and take →
Now we all know that Kendrick has flows like no other, his imagery comes perfectly clear in every written, so it's without a doubt that his next album is going to be even better than the first and I don't see him dissappointing his audiance nor his on personal expectations. This video brings to life his verses. Speaking about generations →
A few months back I gave you a sneak peek inside the newest, hottest, freshest female emcee in our sphere, Rapsody, has been the talk of the underground and main stream since. This week she dropped her video "Believe Me" off her debut LP "The Idea of Beautiful". If you have not checked her out, read her interviews or connected →
Carson, California native, Ab-Soul label mate artist with Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock and ScHoolboy Q gives journalist Shane Gill a peek inside his past and present. Growing up in a record store owned by his parents Ab-Soul was fortunate to have the likes of many musical influences at the tips of his fingers, literally. Taking his love for music seriously →
First video from the almighty REKS off his REBELutionary album. Yo this video is dope, lyrics gives us a glimpse of reality we tend to sweep under the mat with a killer feature J Nics. The album has ill features from the new to the well known: Termanology, Sene, Krondon and all the tracks have clean production. You simply can't →
July 23rd marks the one year anniversary of the death of one of the worlds most sought after, adorned and passionate voices of our generation, Ms. Amy Winehouse. Uk born Hip Hop MC/Producer, Funky DL, presented a take on Amy's albums "Frank" and "Back to Black" by way of volumes known as the "Sampling of Amy Winehouse - Back to Frank →
Here are some of the lastest, dopest videos by artists that are making waves in musicland. East to the West coasts bringing lyricsism and visual inspiration. I know that music videos are dropped everyday damn near, but due to that we get so slammed with who, what and where these kats are from, their backgrounds and how dope the albums are →
I would like to share with you a video from the Cape Town International Jazz Festival which featured two of my favorite performers, poets, artists and role models Mr. Pharoahe Monch and the lovely Jean Grae. This video gives you a taste of their performance in South Africa and a behind the scenes look at Pharoahe's video shoot for the →
After a taking a long break from the music biz Fakts One is back producing once again this time teaming up with Alias. Alias has also not been on the music boards since early 2000 and with that has a little something to say about emcees and main stream/social media rappers. The video "Sorry" pretty much sums up their stance on →
Mr. Sean Price, of the legendary Boot Camp Clik and half of the group Heltah Skeltah, drops video teaching and training whack rappers or wanna be's if you will on that lingistic tip. Funny ish be on the look out for his album straight heaters... brightcove.createExperiences();
/center> Here you go my Aesop lovers...he dropped thee album yesterday 7/10 with a stream that is mad insane...We here at mashup love thee..and quite honestly you should too...pure verbal enjoyment. You can copp this album on Fifth Element, Itunes, Google Play and Amazone... Support underground...if you don't then why should they give you the raw of hip hop......think about it and →
Dropping July 24th this san fran squad is geared up for the release and there is no telling when it will stop. The hype over this album in the bay is fierce and knowing that a Sacramento native is on this joint makes us more excitied than ever. Today Okayplayer released the single "Anywhere" which features Anythony Coleman II who →
Here is tis folks the video from Diggaz with Attitude...Last week a I gave you an into and here is actual proof that this album will be the ish...also these diggaz are not playing when writing their verses, production and appearances. Showing off the skills of verbal play, head nods and ill imagery I can definitely feel what they working →
On August 28th, producers Stu Bangas & Vanderslice will release their new collaborative album, Diggaz With Attitude. The album, which will be released via Man Bites Dogs Records, includes features from Roc Marciano, The Alchemist, Evidence, Apathy, Ill Bill, Vinnie Paz, Blaq Poet, Celph Titled, Esoteric, and many more.... Check out the tracklisting: Diggaz With Attitude Track List: 1. Intro (Prod. By Vanderslice) 2. →
Good Eve my friends and fellow music lovers...although themashup.net has brought to you main stream and underground Hip Hop we, as a collective, are more than just a single genre lover, we embrace the fusion of music from the past and of the new. I would like to share with you a mashup family favorite, Little Dragon. Releasing another successful album, →
New queen of New York Nina B released the video, How ya'll want it?, the debut single off her forthcoming LP in collaboration with DJ Jazzy Joyce. The album "Titles are played out" is set to be released August 21, 2012 with feature from Action Bronson, Skyzoo and get this Dylan from "Making the Band"...hmm this should be interesting since →
J Pinder Mr. Seattle drops another gem of a video this week off his latest album Careless. Learning Game is one of the illest tracks on the album. Never No hit highs just a short week after the release and his not worthy performances on the Black Milk tour led to many more followers of this noble emcee. Now a days →
Yo my fellow hip hop heads, this just in REKS is doing it moving this year dropping another gem; Rebultionary. This time he brings you a full album with production from a brand spanking new producer, Numonics. Reks explains the urgency of dropping this album just a few months after the Straight, No Chaser release: "Numonics is such a talent that →
Just in time for fathers day, Illus drops another video off of the Family First album. "Daddy Duty" is a track plays on the fact that not all music has to be about sex, drugs and guns and that it is perfectly alright to speak about father hood, diaper changing and teaching the young ones. This album also tends to hit →
Roscoe has been leaking a ton of tracks off his brand spanking new project, Tha Influence. Younger brother of Kurupt, one the founding members of the Dopgg Pound Gangstas, has straight heaters with production by Just Blaze, Hi-Tek, Jake One, DJ Khalil and Nottz, who by the way is working with Big Pooh of Little Brothers new duo Nefew and →
Just recently releasing his Brooklyknight album, Sene has been hard on the video scene. Check out his latest release, Footprints, which shows us a difference in his poetics and artistry.
Here is a little something special for you mashup followers. Oh No has been given the prime time op to get into the audio archives of Rudy Moore/Dolemite and make what he wants of the songs, and that is totally fresh.. "Oh No (born Michael Jackson; younger brother of Madlib and son of singer Otis Jackson) was granted unprecedented access to →