Tag Archives: Hip Hop

SEVEN Dan Monick Book Release Party

LA based photographer, Dan Monick, will be releasing his book SEVEN, this Friday, but you can pre-order it now here. Some of you may remember Dan from this Blood is the New Black collaboration last Spring. The book chronicles the group Atmosphere and other artists from the Rhymesayers label over the past seven years. A […]

Downtown Calling- Trailer

“In the mid-1970s the “greatest city in the world” was teetering on the edge of total chaos. A crumbling economy, rampant crime and massive housing corruption gave way to a city in crisis. Yet out of the economic and social strife that held the Big Apple hostage, a new culture of musicians, artists and thinkers […]

Black Milk

Detroit is a city in ruinous decline but still a powerfully inspiring place for musicians. From the glory days of Motown to the bitter anger of Eminem the Motor City is no stranger to producing superstar musicians. Maybe that’s why the city’s latest prodigal son, Black Milk, has a new disc humbly titled Album of […]

Human Beatbox

11-year-old Russian girl with some serious beatbox skills. via

Eyedea & Abilities: “Smile”

A long time ago, in a year we’ll call 2000, a young battle rapper from Minneapolis, MN who went by the name of Eyedea won the Blaze Battle, rocked HBO and took home props from Puffy. Around the same time his DJ partner, DJ Abilities was winning DMC battles and making a name for himself […]

Dude Deserves More Cred.

Jasiri X a Highly Controversial Hip Hop Artist from Pennsylvania deserves some major credit after his latest Video/Rap in regards to the incredibly inhumane and unjust acts by and against humankind. It’s time someone with a strong voice steps up and spreads a courageous, informative message. Check the videos below and take a listen to […]

Hip Hop Stars, Simpsonized!

How cool is this? Designed by Moxy Creative for Format Mag here is No Homer – Hip Hop Icons Simpsonized. Everyone from Kanye West to Fat Joe. Prints are available as individuals for $55 or a group shot for $45 (limited edition to only 100). So email them quick (editors@formatmag.com) for yours! And just for […]

Brother Ali, New Album Drops on 9.22.09

Brother Ali of Rhymesayers Entertainment drops his new album “Us” on 9.22.09. The album, which includes hot new beats by Ant [Atmosphere, RSE] and guest vocals by Chuck D, Freeway, Joell Ortiz and Stokley Williams of Mint Condition. If you’re familiar with Brother Ali you were no doubt impressed with his last album “The Undisputed […]

8 Bit

8-bit Hip Hop medley. Jay-Z — Dirt Off Your Shoulders T.I — What You Know Chamillionaire — Ridin’ Ludacris — What’s Ya Fantasy Bonecrusher — Neva Scared Twista & Kanye — Overnight Celebrity Ludacris — Move Bitch Lil’ Jon — Get Low Kanye — Gold Digger Download here. Source