Tagged: Shady Nate

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Video: Shady Nate, “Fa Ma Niggaz”

Dressed in all white, West Oakland native Shady Nate pays respects in a graveyard with a bottle of Hennessy in the Zar the Dip-directed video for “Fa Ma Niggaz.” Young producer Taylor Michael’s wistful beat … read more »

POSTED July 25, 2012 2:07PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

J. Stalin f. Shady Nate and Dot 4000, “Chalk It Up” MP3

There’s a certain kind of smooth, slow-rolling rap music that, by law, can only be created in California. The Mekanix produced this twilight groove, a leak from Stalin‘s upcoming release Body Snatchers. Download: J. Stalin … read more »

POSTED March 13, 2012 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Shady Nate, Jay Jonah and Stevie Joe, “Play it How I Plan It” MP3

The Livewire Records compilation Mafia dropped last week, and it’s a solid outing for the Oakland-based label. If you’re familiar with their output, it may not be a surprise, but there are some moments within … read more »

POSTED January 30, 2012 4:02PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Shady Nate, “Gimmie Da Loot”

Stars on their home turf but virtually unknown nationally, Oakland’s Livewire collective has made a name for themselves in churning out understated, utilitarian gangsta rap. Shady Nate’s “Gimmie Da Loot” is the latest entry into … read more »

POSTED May 4, 2011 5:20PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Video: Guce & J. Stalin f. Shady Nate, “Another Quelo”

Giants And Elephants, a collaboration album between Guce (“juice”) of Bullys Wit Fullys and J. Stalin of Town Thizness, dropped this past July but they just released the video for “Another Quelo.” Visually, this isn’t … read more »

POSTED August 13, 2009 4:11PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,