Sir Michael of the Rocks comes through with that patented Neiman Marcus swag on his new tape Premier Politics. Featuring names such as Cardo, Alchemist, Casey Veggies, Boldy James, and more. Rock a five-finger dope ring and crazy gold when your blastin’ this out the champagne Range.
KON Sci of MindsOne releases his new instrumental project “Pizza And A Movie.” Presented by Lo Phi Records and TheDownRockRecords.com
“Pizza And A Movie” is a theatrically inspired instrumental project that pays homage to some of KON Sci’s favorite movies by fusing his BoomBap/TrueSchool based production with choice quotations from the selected films. As KON Sci explains, “regardless of what was happening with my family, ups and downs, I always knew that when pizza and a movie was planned for the evening, we would all be together and nothing else mattered”.
Tracklisting and download link after the jump. Read more
Off the upcoming “Event Electronics’ 20/20 Music” compilation, which drops in November. Event Electronics’ 20/20 Music compilation to feature Guilty Simpson, Ras Kass, Nottz, Exile, Jake One, Thurzday and more.
Mos Def sends a message to BET, Oprah and Obama about Troy Davis during his performance with Talib Kweli at the Fillmore in Miami Beach, FL on September 27, 2011.
“The BET Awards are happenin’ in Atlanta, Georgia, apparently this weekend on Saturday, right? I’m making a strong, serious recommendation and suggestion.In the interest of humanity and the rights of human beings all over God’s spaceship, Earth. If you are doing or hosting this event in Atlanta, Georgia, right after this young man, Troy Davis, was brutally murdered, in public for the whole world to see, you should definitely dedicate one part of your show.
If it’s the opening, the beginning, the middle, or the end … Bring his mama out there, show her your support and show her some words of comfort and encouragement.This is not the moment for your silence, BET! Or anybody else! And that goes to every peep from Oprah to Obama: When you get a free moment, call Troy Davis mama.”