Tagged: Bay Area


Yay Area: What Is It?

Northern Cali, grinding from the start, wants the rest of America to listen February 2014: Back in 2005, when the rising stars of HBK Gang were fresh out of middle school, Turf Talk, E-40, The … read more »

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Stream: Iamsu! f. 2 Chainz and Sage the Gemimi, “Only That Real”

Having generously released free tapes for the past three years solid, GEN F alum Iamsu! will put out his official debut LP, Sincerely Yours, this April. Here’s frosted single “Only That Real,” played first last … read more »

POSTED January 28, 2014 2:40PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , ,

Video: Skipper f. Iamsu! and Dave Steezy, “That’s My Word”

FADER PREMIERE Skipper, the smart dude with a muscle flow and bucket hat who you could call HBK Gang’s Schoolboy Q, if you wanted to, just released his second solo tape, Wet 2. He calls … read more »

POSTED January 21, 2014 3:07PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Download P-Lo’s MBMGC 2 Mixtape

FADER PREMIERE Here’s MBMGC 2, the new tape from P-Lo, deputy of the East Bay’s HBK Gang, producer for Yo Gotti and Wiz Khalifa and the rap game’s unrivaled best wearer of a rattail. I … read more »

POSTED December 9, 2013 2:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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Video: E-40 f. Juicy J and 2 Chainz, “They Point”

Here’s the video for E-40’s new single “They Point,” featuring 2 Chainz, Juicy J and 40 Water’s very large red fur coat. it’s from Welcome to the Soil 1, the first in E-40′s The Block … read more »

POSTED March 22, 2012 6:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Young L Makes His Own

Young L’s studio looks super zen. For his uncapped feature, the Bay area producer and rapper took us there for a look around, a reflection on his career so far and an introduction to his … read more »

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GEN F: Roach Gigz

After a dry spell and several months moping about it, a couple things happened in Roach Gigz’ life that got him back to rapping. First, he totaled his scraper and had to cop a shitty … read more »

POSTED January 27, 2011 6:30PM IN GEN F, MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,

Droop-E, “I Am” MP3 and Southern Hospitality Mixtape

If you don’t know who Droop-E is you might find it hyperbolic that his new Southern Hospitality mixtape is entitled “The Bay Genius”—and it’s only volume one of the exegesis. In fact, it’s about as … read more »

POSTED June 14, 2010 6:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Premiere: D-Lo f. Sleepy D, “Coppers” MP3

“Coppers,” if you stay up on Bay area rap (we try), has ostensibly been available on the internuts for a little while via D-Lo‘s now officially available album The Tonite Show, but it doesn’t appear … read more »

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Get A Taste Of Goapele's "Milk + Honey"

Goapele bringing Milk+Honey to the masses. read more »

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