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JONEZEN RELEASES “DOPE”

by Zatoon

Detroit-bred, Los Angeles-based rapper/songwriter/guitarist/producer Chris Jones a.k.a. Jonezen presents “Dope”, produced a new single from his upcoming LP Beautiful Disaster, set to feature appearances from Gucci Mane, Ashleigh Munn, Micki Consiglio, Jordan Michael and Lauren Ashley. For Jonezen, 2014 has been a busy year, rocking it at the SXSW and the Speak Your Mind Hip Hop Festival with Blackalicious, The […]

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JORDAN BRATTON’S NEW SONG ENTITLED “MUST BE”

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A week ago, Jordan Bratton released “Must Be” became a musical collaboration with Fool’s Gold conspirator Durkin that takes the combination of intoxicated sentiments, a cut through falsetto vocal, and breakthrough production colors to create something special. Jordan preps his upcoming project – a follow up to his debut “The Grey Area”. Dive in and move over The Weeknd, this […]

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V. NOVA RELEASES “ABSTRACT ART”

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That Nu-Nu hip hop always shine better when blended with the old school. Brooklyn rapper V. Nova did with “Abstract Art” just dropped his new single featuring Smif-N-Wessun. Produced by The Crack Factory, “Abstract Art” is set to appear on Nova’s upcoming mixtape “Hidden in Plain Sight Volume 3: The New Commission”. Abstract Art brings back the old school feel […]

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ZATOON’S FEATURED SUBMISSION: CEE DEBUTS “INTRO” (Video)

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Cee and the rest of the Movement Fam just released their teaser video remix of The XX’s song entitled “Intro“.  Growing up in Melbourne, Cee is a Australian rapper with a passionate love for all things Hip Hop and has been flowing for over a decade now. The footage was shot from the East Coast of Newfoundland to […]

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ZATOON’S THROWBACK THURSDAY MV: “MOMENT OF TRUTH” BY GANG STARR

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“Actions have reactions, don’t be quick to judge You may not know the hardships people don’t speak ofIt’s best to step back, and observe with couthFor we all must meet our moment of truth” This week’s throwback music video goes out to the great hip hop duo: Gang Starr. DJ Premier x MC Guru blended their “mass appeal” beats […]

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ANTHONY VALADEZ 2014 SUMMER MIX: SEE HIM LIVE IN SF THIS SUNDAY!

by Zatoon

Move over “The Do Over”, Mixologi is the next level curating creative projects that surrounds diversity and the art form of music. THIS SUNDAY, 6 DJ’s will be spinning in San Francisco’s very own The Phoenix Hotel. Go and check out the diverse group of professionals, creatives , friends, family, good music and better company and […]

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Lupe Fiasco – Words I Never Said ft. Skylar Grey

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The visuals in this political-driven track such as this one in which Lupe tackles some of the biggest hot button issues around the world. Truthfully speaking, it certainly resonates with current events in the Middle East.. Shots of Lupe in prison with footage from 9/11 and the Gaza Strip. The MC certainly isn’t shy about […]

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ZATOON’S THROWBACK THURSDAY MV: “GET BY” BY TALIB KWELI

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“We commute to computersSpirits stay mute while you eagles spread rumorsWe survivalists, turned to consumers To get by.. just to get by Just to get by, just to get by” So the week is almost over and your either reminiscing about the carefree golden days or your upcoming weekend plans. Whatever it is, hold in […]

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THIS SATURDAY: THE 18TH ANNUAL URBAN YOUTH ARTS FESTIVAL!

by Zatoon

A lot of people know the 4 main elements of hip hop: MC, Breaking, DJ, and Graffiti but we all forget that fifth one…Knowledge. Hip hop cannot survive without educating and teaching the youth the origins of hip hop roots. That is why I am proud to share Precita Park’s Urban Youth Arts Festival (UYA) still […]

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THE GREEN SEED DEBUTS “JUDE LAW” (Video)

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Alabama hip-hop group The Green Seed’s upcoming debut Drapetomania, to be released next Tuesday. The foursome hip hop crew consists of R-Tist and C.O.M.P.L.E.T as the emcees and DJ duo FX and Jeff C from Birmingham, Alabama released their new song “Jude Law“,  from The Green Seed’s upcoming debut Drapetomania, to be released July 15 on Communicating Vessels. “Jude Law” crosses the cinematic bombast of Madvillainy-era […]

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