Blasé – Bad Wake Up [mix tape / beat tape]

Producer Blasé is bringing that boom bap fury with his new beat/mix tape ” Bad Wake Up”.  It features a handful of underground Montréal MCs including Gabe ‘Nandez, Nil, enemc, ENxVE, Ioan Delice and Prime. There is also a couple of beats for your instrumental enjoyment.     All tracks produced, mixed and mastered by Blasé. […]

First Single off “They Die By Dawn” With Yasiin Bey, Jay Electronica & Lucy Liu

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Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def), Jay Electronica and Lucy Liu are featured on the lead single for “They Die By Dawn” (directed by Idris Elba), a Black cowboy opera coming out soon. The song was recorded with The Bullits, a musical project run by British singer-producer Jeymes Samuel.     Check out the movie trailer:

Yamin Semali – Yamin [Video]

East Point, Georgia native Yamin Semali, formerly known as DJ AmDex from Clan Destined, released his latest solo project in February, and just dropped the official video for his title track “Yamin”: The single is from the album “YAMIN” which can be purchased on Bandcamp: Download the song on Soundcloud.   Written and produced by Yamin […]

Maaaad Beats – Da-P (Alaiz)

Maaaad Beats spent some time with trapiu beatmaker Da-P (Alaiz). This is the third installment of the interview series that brought together four beatmakers and one emcee – Ali Chaotik. Hosted by Dice B.           Check out Da-P’s Soundcloud:  

2pac Québécois: Version Française de “I Ain’t Mad At Cha” au Piano par D-Track

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En hommage à 2Pac, le rappeur de la région de Gatineau D-Track nous laisse sa propre version en français et jouée au piano de “I Ain’t Mad At Cha”. Cette version s’appelle “Jtenveuxpastantquça”. L’effort de traduction est assez débile. Voici la version en français “Jtenveuxpastantquça” par D-Track.   Voici la version originale par 2Pac “I […]