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West Coast Wednesday: Kehlani - First Position

​The Bay’s Kehlani with a sensual visual and sensitive flow about a girl’s first time…in a new position. — Watch

Trailer: “True Story” featuring Sonny Cheeba of Camp Lo

​Peep this preview of the new film True Story from Camp Lo’s Sonny Cheeba. Check the original verses and watch the whole joint when it drops February 3rd at your local Redbox. — Watch

Raz Simone - So Many Things

Seattle’s raspy-voiced Simone venting the frustrations of an artist and coming to terms with a positive reality. From the Cognitive Dissonance: Part 2 video series. — Watch

Azealia Banks - Chasing Time

Striking black and white visuals and choreography to match this epic single from Broke with Expensive Taste Watch

Hip-hop Wisdom: Yasiin Bey

  Yasiin Bey, known for most of his career as Mos Def, has helped shape the dialogue and definition of hip-hop, both musically and politically for nearly twenty years. His artistic mind and tremendous talent give rise to the kind of music that…More

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Trailer: “True Story” featuring Sonny Cheeba of Camp Lo
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West Coast Wednesday: Kehlani - First Position

UPCOMING EVENTS
San Francisco Bay Area change

Love & Revolution Release Party

Kev Choice

Yoshi’s Oakland, CA
Thu, 2/5 8:00pm. Tickets and Info

Bay to the Universe Tour

G-Eazy

The Warfield, San Francisco, CA
Fri, 2/6 7:00pm. Tickets and Info

Under Pressure World Tour

Logic

Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
Wed, 2/11 8:00pm. Tickets and Info

Between the Sheets Tour

Chris Brown, Trey Songz, Tyga

SAP Center, San Jose, CA
Fri, 3/6 7:00pm. Tickets and Info



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West Coast Wednesday: Kehlani - First Position

​The Bay’s Kehlani with a sensual visual and sensitive flow about a girl’s first time…in a new position. Watch

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Trailer: “True Story” featuring Sonny Cheeba of Camp Lo

​Peep this preview of the new film True Story from Camp Lo’s Sonny Cheeba. Check the original verses and watch the whole joint when it drops February 3rd at… Watch

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Future feat. Pharrell Williams and Pusha T -  Move That Dope

Side eyes at Reaganomics and a fire cast of cameos. A video to remember 2014 by. Watch

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Raz Simone - So Many Things

Seattle’s raspy-voiced Simone venting the frustrations of an artist and coming to terms with a positive reality. From the Cognitive Dissonance: Part 2 video series. Watch

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Azealia Banks - Heavy Metal and Reflective

​The tough Mz. Banks escaping a kidnapping with a dirt bike crew. Off Broke with Expensive Taste Watch

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Big K.R.I.T. feat. Raphael Saadiq - Soul Food

​Easily K.R.I.T.‘s most powerful poetic commentary this year, with the smooth vocals of Saadiq and visuals that let the Southern soul shine. Watch

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J. Cole - Apparently

First video release from new album 2014 Forest Hills Drive. Apparently we believe in him…and he delivers. Watch

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Hip-Hop History: The Roots - “Silent Treatment”

​Classic relationship rhymes from The Roots off 1995’s Do You Want More?!!!??! Watch

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Hip-hop History: The Pharcyde - Ya Mama

​One of the most influential groups of the nineties rapping skillfully about…ya mama. From 1992’s Bizarre Ride II Watch

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Run the Jewels - Oh my Darling (Don’t Cry)

Second single from Run the Jewels 2, a mind-blowing collab from dream duo Killer Mike and El-P Watch

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Pusha T feat. Tyler, The Creator “Trouble On My Mind”

​Trashing hotel rooms, punking cops, and drive-by eggings…two boundary-pushing personas stirring up trouble.Get the single here. Watch

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Joey Bada$$ - Christ Conscious

​Bed-Stuy’s precocious star Bada$$ paying consciousness forward. Track available for download here. Watch

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Azealia Banks - Chasing Time

Striking black and white visuals and choreography to match this epic single from Broke with Expensive Taste Watch

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Kendrick Lamar - i

​Sing it. Feel it. Self-love. This is hip-hop. Watch

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Eric Biddines - Railroads Down/Unfinished

​Cinematic release from Southern emcee and singer Biddines, off of Planetcoffeebean 2 (deluxe edition available now.) Watch

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Common feat. Vince Staples, “Kingdom”

Common’s street epic album brings an equally epic video directed by Hype Williams. ​From Nobody’s Smiling. Watch

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Rapsody, “Betty Shabazz”

Rapsody flexes and drops mind twisters between tongue twisters, and as the second half of the song kicks in the beat turns ice cold. ​Off of the Jamla… Watch

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Wale, “Golden Salvation”

Wale has a story to tell about a diamond-encrusted Jesus piece, and all the troubles that come with it. ​Off of The Gifted. Watch