The Roots on Green Latern's Hip Hop Nation Radio

I was going to make a post about The Roots regardless if I had anything new to add (I do, so it's a bonus) just to tell ya'll to cop Rising Down which is in stores today! The Roots had a pretty intense day yesterday. From a performance on Letterman with Wale and Chrisette Michele

The Game - 911 is a Joke (Cop Killa)

Brand new heat from The Game. Yes, I mean it... dude goes in on this. I really enjoy the vibe. He pulled it off well. In response to the Sean Bell verdict (seeing a lot of these). L.A.X. in stores July 8th. "I'm outraged and speaking out for my generation that is afraid to speak

J.R. Writer - 80 in the Clip (Video)

[youtube=] Baby Cam hops on the Mobb Deep's classic Shook Ones pt.2 instrumental and drops bars. Off the upcoming Politics & Bullshit, which drops June 10th on Babygrande. DOWNLOAD: J.R. Writer - 80 in the Clip (80 Bars)

Craig G & Marley Marl - Made the Change

Man I love how artists like this can still pump out dope records years upon years upon years after they came out. Check for this on Craig G & Marley Marl's upcoming album Operation Take Back Hip-Hop. Dropping June 17th. DOWNLOAD: Craig G & Marley Marl - Made the Change

T.I. - No Matter What [Dirty/NoTags]

T.I. leaks the first track off his upcoming album, Paper Trail. You know I'll drop the dirty/CDQ version soon. CDQ version courtesy of Zepho. Thats just how I blog haha. Produced by Danjahandz. DOWNLOAD: T.I. - No Matter What (prod. Danjahandz) [Dirty/NoTags]

9th Wonder & Buckshot - The Formula (Video)

[youtube=] If you haven't copped 9th Wonder & Buckshot's The Formula, you are sleeping hardcore. Check out their third video which features a 3-D animation piece, directed by Bill Green and Antman.

Joell Ortiz - 50 Shots

Joell goes in on the Sean Bell verdict. Shouts to Legend. DOWNLOAD: Joell Ortiz - 50 Shots (Stream of Consciousness)

Andre 3000 - Alter Ego The Mixtape (Mixtape)

As I was getting together a fresh What's in the Tapedeck (Mixtape Edition) I got this in my inbox. Rather than waiting a day and grouping it with rest I felt this deserved it's own post. You mad? Of course not. Who would be mad at a dope mix of 3stacks' music? Tracklist + Download

Crooked I - B.O.S.S. of the West pt.1 (HipHopDX Interview)

[googlevideo=] As I've spoke on in previous posts, my most recent trip to Cali was both business and pleasure. This counts as both really. I interviewed Crooked I for HipHopDX but I also got to kick it with the man (and Mickey too... what up?) as well as listen to his upcoming single with Akon

Busta Rhymes - We Made It f. Linkin Park

You know Shake and his non-sleeping methods of running this blog shit haha (after I posted this I see a blitz of emails in my inbox haha, thanks to everyone). Busta's first single featuring Linkin Park, produced by Cool N Dre (with help from Mike Shinoda) for his upcoming LP, Blessed, dropping June 17th. Be