Thursday, October 1, 2015

Str8OutDaDen Podcast: Why You Should Have A DJ w/Yamin Semali

For those of you doing your homework, then you know that DJing is essentially one of the most important elements of Hip-Hop. So for this week's podcast Str8OutDaDen explores the importance of DJing and why you as an artist should have a DJ on your team. They also break down what a DJ is, how they can make your live show better and how they can help break your record.

Str8OutDaDen included an interview with Yamin Semali that was originally recorded back in March 2013. They thought the conversation was fitting for the topic and brought it back for their new listeners. Enjoy.

***Thanks to Str8OutDaDen for sending***

MarcAndre ~ Just Know

MarcAndre sends his debut single titled "Just Know", produced by Ekʞ.

DJ J Hart - Passport EP

DJ J Hart just dropped his brand new “Passport EP” which features both The Audible Doctor & J57 as well as Sean Price, Inspectah Deck, Archie Bang and many more!

***Thanks to the Brown Bag AllStars for sending***

Shabaam Sahdeeq - Get It

Brooklyn rap stalwart Shabaam Sahdeeq’s impressive, two-decade-long run of releases continues to grow stronger with certified slapper “Get It”, the lead single off his new Modern Artillery EP. The Modern Artillery EP is due out Oct. 13 via Dutch/Swedish label Elite Fleet Records. Four days later, tape heads can pick up a copy for their decks as part of  Cassette Store Day.

***Thanks to DM360 for sending***

OY Music Group - OYMINATI Hosted by DJ SCREAM

Dunn Deal Promtoion sends the new compilation mixtape OYMINATI by D.C.'s Oy Boyz, hosted by Atlanta's DJ Scream and features Don Choo, JusPaul, Oneway Nooch, Young Cerda, MacMilli, Midnight, Charlie Da Coldest as well as production from The Directors, Breezy, 1080 Beats, Lowkey, Heavy, Blair Norf, Q-Hill, David Knocks, Oneway Boobe and Rich Kid.

Video: Tay Baby feat. Darian Jae - Memory Lane

CSR Promotions sends the visual for "Memory Lane" by Tay Baby featuring and produced by Darian Jae. Directed By Ryan Lightbourn.

Video: Chuck Cross - Stay Calm ft. Nametag, Valid & Guilty Simpson

Music producer, Chuck Cross, by way of Detroit, MI has a forthcoming compilation coming soon titled "Out Of Nowhere". The project will have features from Skyzoo, T3 (Slum Village), Rapper Big Pooh, Von Pea (Tonya Morgan), Nametag Alexander, Guilty Simpson, Valid and more. Chuck enlists Detroit heavyweights, Nametag Alexander, Valid, and Guilty Simpson for the first single/video titled "STAY CALM". Visuals provided by Diego Cruz.

***Thanks to Lead And Be Legendary for sending***

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Rich Quick - The Everywhere Man

DM360 sends the new project by Rich Quick entitled "The Everywhere Man" with features the include: Jakk Frost, Chris Rivers, Rakaa Iriscience, Reef the Lost Cauze, Jay Griffy, Archie Bang and more! The Everywhere Man (executive produced by Ccelli & STRESS). Visit Rich Quick's website at, with user interactivity that will elevate his fan love to a whole new level!

Lucille - Social Media

Matthew Whitlcok sends the new single “Social Media” by Lucille, the second single off of her anticipated EP, “Birthday”, produced by Pure Quality Jay.

DJ Create - Let's Go (EP Stream)

DM360 sends the EP stream to DJ Create's "Let's Go". The "Let’s Go" EP is out now digitally through Threshold Recordings, in partnership with Elite Fleet Records, where both version of the EP's title track are available on 7-inch yellow vinyl, in limited quantities. As for that ill artwork that accompanies the release, it was handled by talented graphic designer Jonas Hilmersson, whose Instagram page is definitely worth a look.  


Baltimore rapper Viktor Rasiia presents "36 Chamberz", featuring Hartford, CT rapper Gov Mag and produced by Chicago producer Cartier Jones. "36 Chamberz" will appear on Lightning Flashes Thunder Crashes, Viktor's forthcoming album also featuring his sister, vocalist Evon Rasiia.

***Thanks to Dunn Deal Promotions for sending***