Austin, TX – Nardwuar, the Human Serviette (@nardwuar) catches up with G.O.O.D. Music’s own, Pusha T (@PUSHA_T) at this years SXSW festival. As usual, Nardwuar comes bearing some very interesting gifts while Pusha sheds some light on his rap upbringing. Check out the interview below.
Pusha T and Fabolous will be hitting several Canadian cities during May and June on their The Life Is So Exciting Tour being presented by The Substance Group. You can see the full details here.
Toronto, ON – Just days after releasing her new project Thug Love (Download here), Honey Cocaine (@QueenHoneyC) drops off a visual for “Bad Gal”. The video was directed by Lalo Gonzalez (@LaloTheGiant), check it out below.
Toronto, ON – Over the holidays, JD Era invited everyone to the Mod Club for an intimate and free concert, where he performed cuts off his Juno nominated project, No Handouts (Download here) alongside a full band, singers and a few special guests. Below is the official trailer to give you a taste of how the night went. Check it out, and stay tuned for the release of No Handouts Deluxe Edition coming soon.
New York, NY – Chris Brown (@chrisbrown) has been on quite the media run over the past week, talking about a number of things but mainly, his relationship with Rihanna, his upcoming sixth studio album X, and the lawsuit between him and Drake. Coincidentally (or not so much), at Hot 97 and and Sway In The Morning he was invited to spit a few bars over Drake’s “Started From the Bottom”. Check them both out below.
Vancouver, BC – We were recently put on to Vancity emcee J. West and we ain’t mad. His recently released Better Late Than Never has West spitting his story through 10 tracks of fierce rhyming with production by The Deep Notes and features from J. Dohe, Young Hungry, Jay Lee, J. Keys and Kate Dawn.
He’s serious about his grind with a follow-up project already in the works – for now we suggest you get real familiar with BLTN. West can be found dropping bangers from his latest at his album release party on April, 13 at The Whiskey Bar with Easy T and J. Dohe. Tickets are $10 and include a free copy of Better Late Than Never. Check the album after the jump.
Vancouver, BC – We’ve seen some refreshingly different sounds coming from the Bermvda clan and Polo Wolfe – who is linked with Common Wealth and Mike Wise – is no different. He makes beats that have a sexy moodiness, mixing 808′s with acoustic drums and samples. Check a collection of his cuts here and check “Stoop” after the jump.
Long Beach, CA – Snoop Lion (formerly Snoop Dogg) has released the video for his new reggae-tinged single, “No Guns Allowed.” While Drake and Snoop’s daughter Cori B appear on the song, a clip of President Barack Obama helps sell the anti-gun message.
Directed by Jessy Terrero, the video captures a poignant message of non-violence in the wake of several national tragedies. “No Guns Allowed” is the new single from Snoop Lion’s forthcoming reggae and dancehall influenced album, REINCARNATED, available on April 23, 2013. The album is executive produced by Diplo and the Major Lazer production team and will be released in conjunction with Berhane Sound System, Mad Decent, VICE Music, and RCA Records.
Montreal, QC – muGz outta Montreal sends over the trailer for the Dirtwork produced record “Living Through Your Eyes” off his recent Gone One Day (G.O.D.) EP which is available now via iTunes. The official video, directed by Ken Galloway, is set to be released later this week and a new project is also expected to be coming in the next few months as well so don’t blink! Watch the trailer below.
Hamilton, ON – More new heat coming out of Hamilton today. This time we have Steel City’s own Jigz Crillz teaming up with CP Records recording artist Danny Fernandes for a new single called “On a Roll.”