Tagged: Rocko

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Mixtape Saturday: Rome Fortune, Casino, Rocko, K Camp

Welcome back to Mixtape Saturday, a weekly roundup of great rap tapes around the web hosted by FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey. This week, she talks about Rome Fortune’s intimate experimentations, Casino maturing from yelling to … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2014 8:18AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , ,
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Download Rocko’s Lingo 4 Dummys Mixtape

On last year’s Gift of Gab 2 tape, Rocko proved he was more than just the “U.O.E.N.O.” guy. Along with a penchant for spelling words as phonetically as possible, he demonstrated a knack for understated … read more »

POSTED February 10, 2014 2:26PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,
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Stream: Bloody Jay f. Rocko, “Strange World”

Atlanta’s Bloody Jay joins frequent collaborator Rocko for “Strange World,” produced by Chase N Cashe. Bloody’s delivery in the first verse is insane—he intentionally impedes his own rhythm only to tie it back together. Picture … read more »

POSTED October 3, 2013 5:41PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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Stream: Rocko, “NunnaYu”

In advance of his upcoming tape, Ignant, Atlanta’s Rocko has released “NunnaYu,” which continues his legacy of spelling things however he pleases. The beat, by Perfections, is sparse and icy, in the style of Clipse … read more »

POSTED September 25, 2013 5:34PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,
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Video: Cartie f. Rocko, “And You Know This”

Cartie is a Los Angeles rapper who’s earliest material available via the internet, “Shoutout To The Plug” produced by Metro Boomin and “Poster Child,” produced by Mike Will Made It, would lead you to believe … read more »

POSTED May 15, 2013 12:20PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,
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A Home Away: 12 Artists’ Favorite Places to Let Loose

I was in elementary school when Cheers went off the air. I remember it was a big deal, but my parents weren’t big drinkers, so it wasn’t until college that I began to understand the … read more »

POSTED May 14, 2013 6:47PM IN MUSIC NEWS, NWSPRINT TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Video: Rocko, “Feels Guud”

The video for “Feels Guud”, from Rocko’s Gift Of Gab 2 mixtape, looks to have been shot in Miami, somewhere Rocko himself told us he spends a great deal of time for our “Third Place” … read more »

POSTED May 9, 2013 11:51AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,
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Rocko Is Taking Rick Ross Off “U.O.E.N.O.”

Update 4/11/2013: Reebok has now, too, severed ties with Rick Ross following the controversy surrounding his “U.O.E.N.O.” verse, TMZ reports. The rapper had made a feeble attempt to kind-of apologize in a radio interview and … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2013 1:02PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , ,
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Interview: Rocko

In the years since his Def Jam debut, Rocko has become something of a people’s champion, churning out hit after hit for the modern day chitlin circuit, never quite reaching the national acclaim he found … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2013 1:06PM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS TAGS: ,
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Download Rocko’s Gift Of Gab 2 Mixtape

Back in March of last year, Rocko dropped an excellent (and per usual, slept on) tape called Gift of Gab. One of the singles was “Squares Out Your Circle,” with his old running partner, Future. … read more »

POSTED February 18, 2013 3:49PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC TAGS: ,