Video: R.A. The Rugged Man – Definition Of A Rap Flow (Albee 3000)
Wednesday June 04th 2014,
Filed under: Cracker Rap,Rap Veterans,Strong Island,Video Clips
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Good to see someone finally doing The Wop correctly. Only thing that could have made this clip better would have been a Robbie Rap Handz cameo.



Video: Innocent? – Aggravated
Monday May 26th 2014,
Filed under: BK All Day,New Rap That Doesn't Suck,Video Clips
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BK resident Innocent? has been blessed with a superb Fantom of the Beat (aka Haas G) beat and a suitably low-budget video in preparation for the Love it or Hate it LP.



The Legion Drop A New Album, Video and Remix

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Bronx trio The Legion have just dropped The Lost Tapes LP, which is a mixture of new and unreleased material, as well as a few b-sides (such as the incredible “Freestyle Demolition”) and remixes. Here’s the Confidence remix of “Stero” and the video for the new single, “For New.”

“For You” Video and track listing:
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Video: Mobb Deep feat. Big Noyd – Itinerary

Second release from DJ Jean Maron‘s True School project reunites Hav and P with Rapper Noyd.



Preview: Ultramagnetic M.C’s – Ain’t It Good To You [unreleased Paul C edit]

Limited-edition 7″ dropping through Black Pegasus Music of the unreleased Paul C. edit of “Ain’t It Good To You” for all you Ultramagnetic MC’s fanatics.



Video: Mic Handz feat. Lil’ Fame – Don’t Get Stomped

Some of that good old Punch Your Moms In The Face Rap, with the obligatory Fizzy Womack feature. Produced by Aaron “Freedom” Lyles.



Video: The Legion – Stereo
Wednesday April 23rd 2014,
Filed under: Bronx Bombers,Hoody Rap Ain't Dead,Rap Veterans,Video Clips
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Chucky Smash, Cee-Low and Molecules keep it moving with this Buckwild produced single from their The Lost Tapes LP due 20 May on Ill Adrenaline.



Video: Royal Flush feat. Nutso – Flushtown
Thursday April 10th 2014,
Filed under: Flushing's Finest,International Zone Coasters,Killa Queens,Video Clips
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Another single from the Grand Capo LP, with Grand Papa Tre on the beat and DJ Modesty on the cuts.



Video: The 45 King – Making The Beat with Chill Rob G and Lakim Shabazz, Pt. 3
Wednesday April 09th 2014,
Filed under: Flavor Unit Special,Jersey? Sure!,Rap Veterans,Video Clips
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I can’t enough of this stuff, as Lakim and The Chill One kick more quality rhymes for Flavor Unit aficionados.



Video: Diamond D feat. Pharoahe Monch – Rap Life
Monday March 31st 2014,
Filed under: Bronx Bombers,Newest Latest,Rap Veterans,Video Clips
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First single from Diamond D‘s The Diam Piece LP finds Monch kicking that good old rappity rap shit.



Video: The 45 King – Making The Beat with Chill Rob G and Lakim Shabazz, Pt. 2
Sunday March 30th 2014,
Filed under: 45 Kings,Flavor Unit Special,Jersey? Sure!,Video Clips
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The second half of this mini Flavor Unit reunion sees Double J drop some rhymes with Rob and Lak. Dope by demand.



Video: The Doppelgangaz – Live Rugged
Wednesday March 26th 2014,
Filed under: New Rap That Doesn't Suck,Sharking,Video Clips
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One of my picks of the new Peace Kehd litter gets a video clip. Shopping trolley pimping.



Video: 45 King – Making The Beat Show feat. Lakim Shabazz and Chill Rob G
Monday March 24th 2014,
Filed under: 45 Kings,Flavor Unit Special,Internets,Video Clips
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45 King and Double J host two of their fellow original Flavor Unit legends for a landmark new episode, which features some dope new rhymes from both the guests.



Video: BIGREC – Bullseye
Monday March 17th 2014,
Filed under: Bronx Bombers,Hoody Rap Ain't Dead,Speaker Smashers,Video Clips
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The clip for Diamond D‘s newest protege. I’ll always have a lotta luh for guitar loops like this…



Video: Him-Lo – Sneakers
Monday March 17th 2014,
Filed under: Internets,Philly Jawns,Video Clips
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First drop from The Combat Jack Show presents… Foamposites and Fingergunns mixtape, for those of you still young enough to wear athletic shoes.



Video: Boldy James – What’s The Word
Wednesday March 05th 2014,
Filed under: Alan The Chemist,New Rap That Doesn't Suck,Not Your Average,Video Clips
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New video from the mighty My 1st Chemistry Set LP, which I’m still hoping gets a vinyl release one day.

via Mass Appeal.



Video: Greyson & Jasun – Livin’ Like A Troopa [1991]

After having this Vance Wright produced gem on repeat for the last few days after being reunited with my records, I stumbled across the video today. Two things worth noting – Greyson and Jaysun might have sold more records if they’d shot a cover photo dressed like this instead of the whole “suits in an abandoned bath house” look they went with, and this is still the finest use of “The Big Payback” loop ever used in rap, thanks to the slight pitch distortion effect, which I’m sure was the result of something messing up in the studio for brilliant results along the lines of the “Top Billin’” drum pattern.



Video: DUS feat. Roc Marciano – Casino [Dallas Penn Edition]
Thursday February 27th 2014,
Filed under: Jersey? Sure!,Magazine Vaults,New Rap That Doesn't Suck,Video Clips
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Here’s a 2013 Roc feature that crept under my Rap Radar. Dallas says:

NJ based producer DUS put out this track Casino last year with vocals by Roc Marciano. Did y’all hear it? I hadn’t, but when I came across the song I did what I love to do and created a fanboy video clip using some of the most hardbosy scenes from the movie also named Casino.



Video: The Sesame Street Gang Perform The Symphony
Monday February 24th 2014,
Filed under: Internets,Juice Crew All-Stars,Video Clips
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I would have cast Kane as The Count personally, but otherwise this is good times.



Video: Roc Marciano feat. Freeway and Knowledge The Pirate – Didn’t Know

Freeway goes in on this stand-out from the Marci Beacoup LP.