Tagged: Gyptian

Video: Gyptian Holds On to his Youth

Gyptian’s two-sided persona that’s part roots reggae and lover’s rock is leaning to more of his romantic side. His affectionate crooning to the catchy keystokes of “Hold Yuh” (produced by Ricky Blaze) has New York … read more »

POSTED August 3, 2010 2:29PM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,

Interview With Gyptian

Reggae crooner Gyptian made “Hold Yuh” over a year and a half ago, but somehow it’s become the most ubiquitous sound of 2010 summer: stand by any Brooklyn stoplight for three minutes and you’ll hear … read more »

POSTED July 27, 2010 3:45PM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Drake f. Gyptian, “Find Your Love (Remix)” MP3

Drake, the current king of the charts and Gyptian, the current king of Jamaica, make a reggae remix of the greatest Jewish rapper ever’s smash “Find Your Love,” though no word on if it’s official. … read more »

POSTED June 23, 2010 10:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Gyptian, “Hold Yuh (Major Lazer RMX)” MP3

Major Lazer‘s ravey take on a hot summer slow-dance track approaches the 2-step garage gutter and gets a traditionally cheeky twist: a sample that sounds like a high-pitched 8-bit dog barking. Does Diplo have a … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2010 6:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Drake f. Gyptian, "Find Your Love" (Jon FX Remix) MP3

The Yardie/Yankee affair continues with this remix of Drake’s hit. We’re guessing Drake’s massive show of love for JA in the video for this tune probably helped bring this on. Producer Jon FX puts his … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2010 2:01PM IN SUITE903 Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Ghetto Palms 105: Exclusive Mavado! Omega / Gyptian / Macka Diamond

I do believe Mavado has gone and changed up on us. Blogs are talking about the new lyrical vein he’s mined in tunes like “Gal Over Gun” and “Change Right Now.” The spooky chords are … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2010 11:15AM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Ghetto Palms 100: Refix Special #2: The Very Best / Los Rakas / Busy Signal/ Bunji Garlin / Chief Boima

There’s been so much damn genre-splicing going on around here that I was literally forced, gun to my head, to record a refix special edition part II—plus I had too much fun doing the first … read more »

POSTED May 5, 2010 11:30AM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Contest: Win Tickets to See The-Dream, Omarion and Gyptian in NYC on 4/22

Man, who would ever want to go to this concert? OH WAIT EVERYONE EVER! This Thursday the 22nd, The-Dream, along with Omarion and Gyptian are hitting The Highline Ballroom to blow minds and, you know, … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2010 3:33PM IN CONTESTS, MUSIC Comments (11) TAGS: , , ,

Machel Montano, “Wine on Me (Hold Yuh Riddim)” + “Drive” MP3s

Yesterday our good friend Nicholas P. Catchdubs tweeted, “I wanna play gyptian ‘hold yuh’ on the FAO Schwartz piano from Big.” Which is a tweet with about as much simple genius as the riddim itself—there … read more »

POSTED April 16, 2010 2:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Gyptian f. Nicki Minaj "Hold Yuh" (Remix) MP3

This time of year, big tunes out of Jamaica get washed up on the New York coastline for rappers to cross them over here in the States. With a bulk of NY rappers claiming Caribbean … read more »

POSTED April 13, 2010 11:35AM IN SUITE903 Comments (1) TAGS: , ,