Mr. Hudson (@MrHudson) liberates his latest single “Step Into The Shadows” in which he connects with Idris Elba over a sample which you may well recognise. In case you can’t put your finger on it, it’s the same as this. Listen below.
Jake One (@JakeUno) returns with another offering from his Behind The Beat series. For this episode, Jake takes you behind the scenes of the making of Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Allderdice track “The Grinder”. Watch below.
Tech N9ne (@TechN9ne) and his Strange Music clique celebrate the release of their new album Strangeulation by dropping of a pretty lengthy freestyle. The track, which sees Tech, Godemis, Stevie Stone, Murs, Wrekonize, Bernz, Kutt Calhoun, Ubiquitous, Prozak and Krizz Kaliko go in for 9 minutes comes accompanied with some rooftop shot visuals. Watch below.
Steve Aoki (@steveaoki @wakaflockabsm) and Waka Flocka are quite the odd couple but the music works and sounds pretty good for ravers who crowd surf while drugged off molly. In any case, here’s a faux futuristic visual aid for “Rage The Night Away”. Watch below.
Mariah Carey (@mariahcarey) sat down with David Letterman on his late night show for a entertaining interview to say the least. In this segment Mimi discusses motherhood and forthcoming album Me. I Am Mariah…The Elusive Chanteuse. Watch below.
Soulja Boy (@souljaboy @iamrichthekid) got his mind on the money and money on his mind with this new hustler anthem “Time Is Money”. Assisted by Quality Control’s very own Rich The Kid. This will appear on King Soulja 3 set to release on July 29th. Listen below.
Larry King (@kingsthings @realsway) was a guest at Shade 45 for Sway In The Morning and the legendary anchor decided to make his rap debut on the airwaves. Watch as he kicks some bars below and talks about catching a contact high from Snoop Dogg and Willie Nelson.