1. Ms. Lauryn Hill —
    “Black Rage” (Sketch) (AUDIO).


    Ms. Lauryn Hill says: An old sketch of “Black Rage,” done in my living room. Strange, the course of things. Peace for MO.


  2. News.   Race.   TV

    Killer Mike Discusses The Killing of Michael Brown on CNN (VIDEO).


    Killer Mike talks about his own family ties to police, the militarization of U.S. law enforcement and the war on the black male.


  3. Orlando Julius &
    The Heliocentrics —
    “In The Middle”
    (James Brown Cover) (AUDIO).


    Afrobeat funk. Taken from the album Jaiyede Afro, which will be released on September 8.

  4. Skratch Bastid &
    DJ Shintaro Engage In Friendly Freestyle Scratch Session (VIDEO).


    Forth and back. After enjoying your daily DJ break, kindly return to work. Thank you.

  5. Hus Kingpin & Rozewood ft. SmooVth —
    “The Purge” (AUDIO).


    Laidback street shit with a nod to Mobb Deep. From the 100$ Taper LP out now. Get it here.

  6. Edo. G — “2 Turntables and a Mic” (MUSIC VIDEO).


    Produced by Pete Rock. From the album, After All These Years dropping September 9.

  7. Listen to Ras Kass’
    Pre-Soul On Ice Demos (AUDIO).


    These Ras Kass demos have been floating around for years, but for those who’ve never heard them here they are… and they are also available on wax.



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Heavy Rotation.

Durag Dynasty - Spiral Event
Ghostface & Adrian Younge - The Sure Shot
Quelle Chris ft Cavalier - Long Tokes
White Mandingos - The Ghetto Is Tryin to Kill Me