Each of these hip-hop demon-stompin’ soldiers are gearing up for the next “Music Meets the Truth” compilation, set to release January 7th, 2009. Beat Lab 7 Productionz is on their way to pushing album #3 out the door with a whole new slew of banging beats and themed-based lyrical content from some of the hottest artists in ministry today. One thing that makes “Music Meets the Truth” different from most compilations is that every song on the album is completely original and never-before-heard!
's new music video "Gimme Dat" (single from the Chop Chop) is now out! Watch it now here
on Rapzilla. After the illegal leak
that took place a few weeks ago the video is finally complete and officially released.
Los Angeles, CA based dance crew: The Lost Kids choreograph their latest dance routine to the Applejaxx
song: 805. 805 will appear on Applejaxx
's full-length project Born Identity set to release in the spring of 2009 via Fadacy Music.
Dert (producer of the Tunnel Rats) started a new 4 track project today called The CMYK ep. "It will have a vibey, synthy, spacey sound to it" says Dert . The CMYK ep will be released digitally only around February / March 2009.
aTone's EP "Up In Arms" is the 2nd Ep in a series of 3 EPs with 7 tracks that started with Visible Sprightliness.
"Up In Arms" touches on our responsibility of
living a life that is set apart and focuses on aspects that can
transform our lives.
For more info visit www.myspace.com/atoneofhiphop
Hip Hope Hits 2009, the only industry-wide compilation of hip-hop music, releases on Gotee this February 3rd and will spotlight the top artists on the scene while showcasing up-and-coming talent as well. This fifth installment of the Hip Hope compilation series will include 17 tracks on the retail album, with the digital version adding a bonus track to the mix.
For a lot of people, it's easy to assume that most Christian hip-hop is the same. You can expect lots of shoutouts to Jesus, no cursing, and average skills that rarely sound as good as "the real thing." But realistically, hip-hop was never vulgar to begin with, and as long as the beats and rhymes are tight, you're getting the real thing regardless of an MC's religious background. Here in Broward County, three talented lyricists, Juanlove, K-Nuff, and Butta P, who perform collectively as Rhema Soul
, are making a name for themselves with their latest digital download EP, Dope Beats Good News, which is one of the more creative releases to come out of South Florida all year.Read the rest of the article
has been working hard on his upcoming album "Cloud Nineteen." Braille
shares his plans in his last newsletter:
I only have two songs to finish and the "Cloud Nineteen" album will be completely finished. This is my collaborative record with S1 of Strange Fruit Project. We are planning for a March 3rd release date in 2009 and we have decided to drop this record on our own. At first, I was intimidated by this idea but then a fire started to grow in my heart. I've been thinking a lot about the younger generation.
Ever wonder where is 4th Avenue Jones today? AllHipHop.com recently interviews Ahmad Jones about his whereabouts.
At the age of 17, West Coast artist Ahmad Lewis secured a record deal with Warner Bros. through the now defunct Giants Records while still a senior in High School. Ahmad quickly broke out of the gate with his widely popular song Back in the Day which made fans look back and reminisce on their own days of growing up in Hip-Hop. Read the rest of the article
Last week we posted about Todd Collins saying to be on the lookout in 2009 for Beatmart. Which sparked the question, is Beatmart back (read article
Soul P (former artist on Beatmart) just uploaded a video update about him being in the recording studio in Nashville with Todd Collins. Could this be what Todd Collins was talking about? Watch the video.