Trinity (DJ Jab, Sadat X, A.G.), “Sunshine”

From the vaults comes this J Dilla beat, commandeered by DJ Jab and old school luminaries Sadat X of Brand Nubian and A.G. The group they formed, Trinity, will release 20 In later this month.

posted: April 12th, 2013, 2:06am


evitaN feat. Sadat X, “3 Kings”

The 90’s Revival is in effect. Dres from Black Sheep and fabled Tribe Called Quest member Jarobi X are evitaN, their Native Tongues revival movement. Watch


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