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Video: J Stalin & Too Short Shine Amidst Darkness in “Fuk That”

FADER PREMIERE J Stalin talks a big talk. He adopted vicious dictator Joseph Stalin’s name because “he was short like me, but he was always smashing on everybody,” the rapper comments in a recent interview, … read more »

POSTED May 13, 2014 5:59PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (5) TAGS: , ,
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Download Waka Flocka Flame’s New Mixtape, Re-Up

Look who’s back? Just in time for the weekend, Waka Flocka Flame has roused from his spell of (relative) quiet with a new mixtape called Re-Up, a #Did4DaUnderground follow-up to last fall’s From Roaches to … read more »

POSTED March 21, 2014 11:21PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , ,

Footnotes: HBK Gang

From the magazine: ISSUE 90, Feb/March 2014 Bay Area hip-hop has long been driven by motivational rhymes, sunny party songs and hyperactive dances. Here, HBK Gang members Kool John, Rossi, Jay Ant and Skipper revisit … read more »

POSTED February 19, 2014 4:47PM IN FEATURES, MAGAZINE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stream: E-40 and Too $hort f. Travis Porter and Young Chu, “Dump Truck”

The long-awaited, two-part collaborative album from E-40 and Too $hort is making its way to release. “Dump Truck,” the new single from History: Function Music, features guest spots from Travis Porter and Young Chu and … read more »

POSTED September 21, 2012 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Shanell f. Too Short, “These Hoes is Winnin” MP3

Shanell, singer of the super-literal vagina song “My Button,” continues to speak candidly on new get-it-girl jam, “These Hoes is Winnin.” The counsel she offers here, though, is especially frank and gnarly—men look down on … read more »

POSTED July 26, 2012 2:11PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: E-40 f. Too Short and J-Banks, “Just Be You”

Words like Like who you wanna like/ Love who you wanna love/ Kiss who you wanna kiss/ Hug who you wanna hug might sound corny coming from the mouth of most rappers. But not E-40. … read more »

POSTED March 29, 2012 3:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Interview: Too Short

Oakland’s Too Short has been rapping longer than many rappers have been alive, and he remains one of hip-hop’s most craft-conscious entertainers. No Tresspassing, his 19th studio LP, is out today. It comes on the … read more »

POSTED February 28, 2012 6:30PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Video: Too Short f. Silk-E, “Hey”

Too Short smooths it out for the ladies on the Silk-E-dominated, “Hey.” Her creamy vocals are so tranquilizing that we New Yorkers—who are anticipating snow tomorrow—are not even jealous of their outdoor party and summer … read more »

POSTED February 7, 2012 12:55PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Video: Too Short f. E-40, “Money on the Floor”

The Bay Area’s original dons, Too Short and E-40, drop a clip for their collab, “Money on the Floor.” Too Short’s (nineteenth!?) album, No TrespASSing is due out February 28th.

POSTED January 24, 2012 12:08PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Download T.I.’s Fuck Da City Up Mixtape

On New Year’s Day, T.I. dropped a new tape, Fuck Da City Up. The fire-starter is in the same vein as Urban Legend or Trap Muzik, the gritty work that solidified his original place in … read more »

POSTED January 3, 2012 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , ,