Erk Tha Jerk feat. D.Bledsoe, “Lord Hep Me”

​Erk, D.Bledsoe, and their hard life raps flips a smoldering beat from To-Da-T. From Erk’s new mixtape Free Erk.

posted: April 18th, 2013, 1:32am


Tree Thomas feat. Erk Tha Jerk, “2:30 am”

​East Bay rappers Tree Thomas and Erk tha Jerk narrate a tale about a turbulent relationship set with a smooth, nocturnal beat by Fly Commons. From Tree’s… Watch


Erk Tha Jerk, “Like You”

Sounds like Erk sees something he likes. The beat is something else too, mixing elements of trap with tender piano keys. Off of his latest album Long Days, Short Nights. Watch


D.Bledsoe, “Cold Type”

D.Bledsoe found the perfect backdrop for the vibe of the track, like a grimy old neon lights ratchet style made with synths that partied too hard in the 80’s.… Watch


Jay Ant + IAMSU! feat. Erk Tha Jerk, “Brocolli and The Cheese”

Bay Area ratchet enthusiasts Jay Ant, Iamsu! and Erk tha Jerk flow over a beat that, despite the hi-hats, has a bit of an 80’s R&B feel to it. Watch


Erk Tha Jerk, “Too Far”

Some smoothness from Richmond, California resident Erk tha Jerk, with nothing but himself and honesty on the video. New track from Thirds Eye View. Watch

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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… Read