Syntax Records artist Kaboose, has his song "Goin' Outta Control" featuring Royce Da' 5' 9" featured in the Zune Marketplace as a Free download. So if you have a Zune go and download the free song or enjoy this large screenshot of the feature.
Da' T.R.U.T.H "Open Book" won the Stellar award for the Rap/Hip Hop Gospel CD of the Year that took place last Saturday. Expect to read a full news release report soon. Here were the nominees for the category:
Rap/Hip Hop Gospel CD of the Year
Da' T.R.U.T.H; Open Book; Cross Movement Records
FLAME; Our World Redeemed; Cross Movement Records
Frontlynaz; Game Over; Frontlynaz, Inc.
Sho Baraka; Turn My Life Up; Reach Records
Trip Lee; 20/20; Reach Records
The themes from the 116 Clique album "13 Letters" are expanded and brought into more depth "13 Letters Curriculum" with 13 video-based lessons all on DVD to help you teach and grow. It's a hip hop survey of the Pauline Epistles brought to life with music, street interviews, and teaching from each artist involved such as Lecrae, Sho Baraka, Trip Lee, Tedashii, Flame, Json, Dillon Chase, and 1-Lyfe.
Here is your chance to show the world your skills on the mic and on the beats. Write and record a 16 bar verse with any of the tracks from the contest page or remix any of the accapellas with your own production. Check out all the we have to offer....instrumentals, voice tracks, songs to pick from, etc. Remix the Remix and make your own creation that could win you a VERSE or BEAT from KJ! That's right, Grand Prize Winner will win a VERSE from KJ! There will be a few rounds of submissions as we want to ensure that you have ample time to put your skills to the test.
According to Mr. Del's myspace profile pic, he will release his next album entitled "Thrilla" in May 2009. Stay tuned on Rapzilla for more details.
Update Jan 13th: Mr. Del has announced that he will leak 3 songs from the album every month on his myspace until the album comes out with Universal. Listen to 3 songs from the upcoming album now myspace
Ultimate Fighting Championship 92 event that took place last December, it appears fighter Dean Lister wore a Syntax Records logo on his shorts, shirt and it was on his banner at UFC 92. Check out the images.
Beat Lab 7 Productionz has released it's new "Music Meets Truth" compilation with all original and exclusive songs all for free download. Artists from all over have come together to contribute, delivering the truth, with production brought to you by BEAT LAB 7 producers Crucial and s.a.i.n.t. jon of Charlotte, NC.
"Its refreshing to hear the heartbeat of a man who is in tune with the purpose of God. J-Silver captures the rhythm and the pulse of what is happening on the street and speaks back to it in a language that it understands." - Noel Robinson (Worship Leader & CEO of Jubal communications)
Some call him J-Silver; some call him Jonathan Findlater and others simply know him as Jay. He calls himself a lyricist Da Soul Lyricist, to be exact.
The buzz is circulating about the unofficial remix by Unseen of Lecrae's song Rebel from the hit album "Rebel." This remix is a glimpse of a possible end of the Christian Hip Hop Civil war. Log on to the AppleJaxx myspace to hear the jam.
Applejaxx is completing his full-length project debut Born Identity set to release in 2009 via Fadacy Music. The first official Single will be released in a few weeks.