Tagged: jay rock

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Video: Ty Dolla $ign f. Jay Rock, “Never Be The Same”

Last night Ty Dolla $ign headlined Hot 97′s “Who’s Next” showcase at S.O.B.’s in New York, and though he may not be quite ready to go all the way, he’s got plenty to celebrate. To … read more »

POSTED January 23, 2014 8:58PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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Stream: Isaiah Rashad f. Jay Rock & Schoolboy Q, “Shot You Down (Remix)”

Chattanooga-raised rapper and recent TDE signee Isaiah Rashad enlists his new labelmates Jay Rock & Schoolboy Q to hop on “Shot You Down,” the track that announced his deal last month. Rashad might be rolling … read more »

POSTED October 18, 2013 4:27PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Watch Videos from the BET Hip-Hop Awards

The BET Hip-Hop Awards, taped last month in Atlanta, are airing right now. Watch a handful of videos from the show, including Kendrick Lamar’s Drake-dissing freestyle over Mobb Deep’s “Shook Ones”, Future’s performance of “Honest” … read more »

POSTED October 15, 2013 10:06PM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Black Hippy, “U.O.E.N.O. (Remix)” MP3

Confirming rumors started by Rocko in March, Kendrick Lamar jumps onto “U.O.E.N.O.,” the glorious track that helped sink Rick Ross’ Reebok contract and has now outlived it. Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul and Jay Rock add verses … read more »

POSTED May 23, 2013 11:04AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,
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Interview: Schoolboy Q

Last week, Schoolboy Q stopped over in support of his upcoming third LP, Oxymoron, due out next fall. After dumping the contents of his kangaroo pocket on our conference table, he talked about copying Kendrick, … read more »

POSTED April 1, 2013 7:16PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Beat Construction: Sounwave

The producer is one of the most crucial yet anonymous figures in all of music. Every now and again we aim to illuminate these under-heralded artists with Beat Construction, an extension of our column in … read more »

POSTED December 4, 2012 7:33PM IN Beat Construction Comments (8) TAGS: , , , ,
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By the Numbers: Kendrick Lamar’s good kid, m.A.A.d city

In By The Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits. This week, we tackle Kendrick Lamar’s strong contender for rap album of the year, good kid, m.A.A.d … read more »

POSTED October 30, 2012 11:18AM IN BY THE NUMBERS Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,
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Ab-Soul, “Nibiru” MP3

Ab-Soul, one time Black Planet text battle (freestyle, but you type) champ, returns with another song that requires some googling to wrap your head around. Soul ponders the Mayan calendar and whether aliens built the … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2012 10:38AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,
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Jay Rock, “YOLA” (Prod. by Dave Free) MP3

If you’re exhausted by Drake’s acronym for sorority girls’ favorite reason to do anything—You Only Live Once—then Jay Rock’s gruff new track “YOLA” is for you. The Dave Free-produced cut is a reminder that at … read more »

POSTED August 14, 2012 6:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Video: Ab-Soul f. Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock and Schoolboy Q, “Black Lip Bastard (Black Hippy Remix)”

Kendrick Lamar doesn’t bother with white linen or suits in the new, Rocksmith-presented video for “Black Lip Bastard (Black Hippy Remix),” the extended crew cut from Ab-Soul’s excellent album Control System. Everyone shares camera time; … read more »

POSTED August 10, 2012 10:28AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , ,