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ZATOON’S FEATURED SUBMISSION: AZURE “MAGIC HOUR” [Official Music Video]

by Zatoon

Oakland rap artist Azure mixes smooth beats. International Secret Agents, ISAtv, has always been a platform to support independent Asian Pacific American artists. ISA features and help promotes video releases, to expose talented people within the community that are doing incredible works. Azure has been a friend of ISA, DJing at previous ISA concerts, and supporting independent artists […]

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ZATOON’S TBT Revival: Al Green’s – “Ain’t No Sunshine” (LIDO Remix) [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

There is always sunshine, especially with Lido’s version of Al Green’s “Ain’t No Sunshine. A producer, songwriter, and artist  all the way from Oslo, Norway. He takes originals and remixes. Take a listen on the evolutionary remix. Just released 9 days ago was a triple threat remix of ‘Money’, one that Lido himself, along with Crookers and […]

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THIS FRIDAY: FAZE Apparel Presents ‘Skills Series’ Vol. 1 Group Art Show [Bay Area Event]

by Zatoon

No plans this Friday evening? Come check out FAZE Apparel’s ‘Skills Series’ Vol. 1 Group Art Show . FAZE Apparel Presents ‘Skills Series’ Vol. 1 Location: 3236 21st Street, San Francisco, CA Date: Friday, September 12th Time: 5pm to 8pmFor directions to the FAZE flagship store, CLICK HERE. There is so much talent out here in the Bay, and the FAZE team would want […]

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ZATOON’S FEATURED SUBMISSION: SIGNIF ft ELZHI “PLAY 2 WIN” [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

Milwaukee-bred, NYC-based emcee Signif  presents the “Play 2 Win”, her new single featuring Detroit rapper Elzhi. Produced by JBM Beatz, “Play 2 Win” is the newest single from her forthcoming album Friction, set to feature Sadat X, Aldrick, and Genesis Renji as well as production from Skeff Anselm, Fate, DJ Puerto Roc, Radio Raheim, and Tay […]

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Gooberz- Animated Adventures in Hip Hop [Official Webisode]

by Zatoon

Over the past few months, Woody and a few friends have been developing this cartoon, Gooberz.  It’s based on two main characters, OJ and Gurt, who live in a small town and make rap songs (Think Aqua Teen Huger Force meets The Boondocks).  They do everything in-house (writing, recording, editing and animation) and have worked so hard on developing this. In the first episode of Gooberz: OJ and Gurt need […]

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Thumbnail image for Lock Smith “Hardest Song Ever” & “Jaded” [Official Audio/Music Video]

Lock Smith “Hardest Song Ever” & “Jaded” [Official Audio/Music Video]

by Zatoon

UC Berkeley graduate, Lock Smith, gets real with an emotional song. Originally from Richmond, this California native has had national exposure with an MTV rap battle competition hosted by KMEL.  Lock Smith’s other music video entitled “Jaded” featuring Olamide Faison was just released 6 days ago. Produced by Nova K and direct by Ryan White, he raps about the […]

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Thumbnail image for ZATOON’S TBT: Eric B & Rakim – In The Ghetto (Rhythm Scholar Urban Renewal Remix) [Official Audio]

ZATOON’S TBT: Eric B & Rakim – In The Ghetto (Rhythm Scholar Urban Renewal Remix) [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

Times were golden when Eric B & Rakim became America’s first and best greatest hip hop duo of all times in the early 90′s. No one would ever think that hip hop would take it as far as their embrace in the culture. Journalist Tom Terrell of NPR deemed them “the most influential DJ/MC combo in contemporary pop music period. Taking […]

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Thumbnail image for Mauricexiii “No Words” [Official Audio]

Mauricexiii “No Words” [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

Move over Drake, Canada’s new and young talent, Maurice, is on the rise. Only 17 years old and he is already a singer, songwriter, producer and music engineer. As of Spring 2014, Maurice has been featured on some of Canada’s latest urban radio stations, CKCU 93.1FM in Ottawa and on G 98.7FM in Toronto. Maurice’s dedication gave him the opportunity […]

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ZATOON’S FEATURED BACKYARD ARTIST: G-EAZY ft. E-40 & Jay Ant “Far Alone” [Official Audio]

by Zatoon

G-Eazy, one of Oakland’s born and breed rapper, song writer, and producer is blowing up the hip hop scene as of late. Already nominated for MTV’s “Best of the Beat: and “Best Rap/Hip Hop Artist” categories, he is on the rise to the charts. The response has only grown more fervent, with G-Eazy’s second nationwide headline […]

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Hieroglyphics “Golden” [Official Music Video]

by Zatoon

Who enjoyed the annual Hiero Day at Oakland yesterday?! Whether it was the skater kids showing off their tricks, the b-ballers flipping and dunking nothing but swooshes, or Zion & The Grouch collaborating. Zatoon hope you had a fun third eye vision on hip hop yesterday with Hiero and the rest of the talented local artists […]

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