Jurassic 5, “The Way We Do It”

J5 is back, in all of their retro rap goodness, along with an unearthed production from the late great Heavy D, left on the floor from their Feedback recording sessions.

posted: May 21st, 2014, 1:59am

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Heavy D passes away suddenly at 44

Dwight Myers, known by millions as Heavy D, died suddenly today at the age of 44 today. Heavy D apparently collapsed at his home in Beverly Hills and was… Read


Run the Jewels - Close Your Eyes (And Count to F*@k)

​A visual poetry of violence, futility, and the confusing and complex layers of the struggle. Run the Jewels 2 continues its epic journey. Watch


Hiatus Kaiyote - Nakamarra

​Australia’s multi-dimensional polyrhythmic quartet bringing future soul to the desert. Peep their North American tour this spring. Watch


Raz Simone - So Many Things

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


Kendrick Lamar - i

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