Theophilus London – Rio f. Menahan Street Band

Two of my favorite acts connect together on this ode to the Brazilian city. “I went to Rio in 2010. The trip gave me so much energy and I met so many amazing people that it inspired me to make a song in Rio’s honor.” - Theophilus

Menahan Street Band - Lights Out (Video)

If you're not familiar with the Menahan Street Band you're familiar with their sound, as the group (and their members) been utilized and sampled by the likes of Jay-Z ("Roc Boys"), Curren$y, KiD CuDi, Amy Winehouse and many more. The massive collective just dropped a new album, The Crossing, a few weeks ago, and it's

Frank Ramz - Make The Road By Walking (Mixtape)

In a nutshell, I found out that the Menahan Street Band were the original producers of Jay-Z's Roc Boys. I looked into their album, brought it & I was immediately inspired by each track! Since the album is pure instrumentation, I simply put words onto each track; keeping the song titles, album title, & even