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Pics: Problem x Beanie Sigel In The Studio

Wow! Who sawl this collaboration coming? Fresh off the success of “Function” with E-40, Problem is working on new material with Beanie Sigel. Can’t wait to hear the outcome of this studio session.

Previously: Video: Problem – Welcome


Dom Kennedy Announces Release Date For Highly Anticipated “Yellow Album”

Dom Kennedy announces the release date for his highly anticipated “Yellow Album“. After releasing the first single off the album “My Type Of Party” last week. Dom announced via Twitter that the project is set for release on June 21st. While you wait download some new music from him on iTunes right now.

Previously: Video: Dom Kennedy – My Type Of Party (Live In Studio Performane w/ DJ Skee)

Clyde Carson Leaves The Games Black Wall Street For Universal?!?!

Bay Area rapper Clyde Carson has been making headlines recently, signing a deal with Universal Republic. Clyde became famous for being a part of the Hyphy group The Team back in 2006. Since then the 25 year old rising Hip-Hop star has been apart of The Games Black Wall Street imprint label. Clyde Carson recorded a record with The Game entitled “Something To Speak About“, which was released last year and generated a buzz throughout the underground Mixtape and Blog scene.

Clyde Carson Ft. The Game – Something To Speak About (2011)

So now now the question is…. Is Clyde Carson still on Black Wall Street? Is Universal Republic just distribution for Clyde while still on BWS? Or has Clyde Carson signed straight to Universal, parting ways with The Games label and what is the relationship between the two artist now? One thing is for sure though, the new single from Clyde “Slow Down” is taking internet, radio and the club by storm. He links back up with The Team on this cut, and it slaps!!!

Clyde Carson Ft. The Team – Slow Down

Cop the “Slow Down” single available on iTunes right now.

Previously: Audio: Traxamillion ft. Clyde Carson, Ya Boy – Boy

Spin Magazine’s Take On IamSu!’s Latest Mixtape “KILT”

Spin Magazine‘s take on the rising Bay Area rap star IamSu! and his latest mixtape “KILT“.

LoveRance’s “UP!” is currently number four on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop chart, with a rather curious “featuring” credit: “LoveRance featuring Iamsu! & Skipper or 50 Cent.” “UP!” was a minor hit last summer and began sneaking onto radio playlists in the fall. It seemed of a piece with Chris Brown’s similarly spare “Strip.” Then, Tyga’s “Rack City” arrived and brought with it a sudden, nationwide demand for minimalist hip-hop. DJs began mixing “UP!” with “Rack City,” “Strip,” Drake’s “The Motto,” and anything else that was the opposite of maximalist Lex Luger’s once-vital, now tedious slam-bam-glitch bangers….

Continue reading at Spin.

Previously: IamSu! on KILT, Getting an Invite From E-40, and Why He Wants Lil B to do an “Up” Remix (SFWeekly)

IamSu! on KILT, Getting an Invite From E-40, and Why He Wants Lil B to do an “Up” Remix (SFWeekly)

SFWeekly Reports:

E-40‘s “Function” is blowing up the Bay. It’s a slap-happy track that also happens to feature a cameo verse from Richmond rapper IamSu!, who dropped his freebie KILT mixtape last week. So with Iamsu!’s buzz building, we checked in with the 22-year-old to talk about learning to produce under Trackademicks’s tutelage, receiving his first ever toy drum kit, and the fateful day E-Fonzarelli cold-called him up…. Continue reading at SFWeekly.

Previously: Pics: E-40 x YG x Problem x IamSu! “Function” (Live On 106 & Park)

Video: NBA Playoffs 2012 – Spurs vs. Clippers (Game 1) Highlights

Awwww Spurs took this one…..Its OK look for for game two on Thurs. back in San Antonio.

NBA Playoffs 2012 – San Antonio Spurs vs. Los Angeles Clippers Game 1 Round 2 Western Semi-Finals CSF Highlights and Game Recap NBA.

Video: Far East Movement “Dirty Bass” Album Pushed Back


The Far East Movement has made an official announcement via Youtube. The group famous for “Like A G 6” has pushed back their Dirty Bass album in the US to June 11th. They also stated that the album got pushed up to May, 22nd internationally and that you can pre-order it on iTunes UK right now.

Previously: Video: Far East Movement Presents Matt Kemp A Custom “Dirty Bass” Chain At Dodger Game