Soundset 2011 Lineup Announced (Video)

Ah yes, one of my personal favorite festivals of the year is just around the corner. With Atmosphere, Slaughterhouse, Big Boi, De La Soul, Brother Ali and many more (all listed in the video above or written out after the jump) rocking the stage(s), May 29th is a great day to be in Minneapolis. Get

Grieves: Shadow of a Giant (Video)

Directed by John Bollozos. During the Vegas stop of Atmosphere's To All My Friends Tour, Clement & Co. shot a four-minute flick w/ Rhymesayers emcee, Grieves. "Shadow of a Giant" documents Grieves as he comments on the tour, how his signing with Rhymesayers has affected him and his expectations for his future releases. This four-minute

RSE Radio w/ Slug, Brother Ali, P.O.S, Travie McCoy, Lazerbeak, etc (Audio)

This week on RSE Radio* (hosted by Siddiq and Zeke the Freak), Slug calls in to talk about absolutely nothing; Travie McCoy calls in to talk about his Forgetting Katy Perry mixtape; and Lazerbeak speaks on his Legend Recognize Legend project. Brother Ali, P.O.S, Mike Mictlan, Astronautalis and M.anifest were also in the building; so

Evidence - To Be Continued... (Video)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R6987o-h3JI&feature=player_embedded] Available on iTunes. Also, Ev and Rhymesayers are giving folks that purchase the single an opportunity to remix the track. Grab the a cappella and do what you (may or may not) do best. Shoot your 320kbs entries to contest@rhymesayers.com by September 7th. The winner will be picked by Ev himself and the track

Brother Ali - Don't Look At Me, Look Around

On June 19th (in Chicago), Brother Ali will be joined by Mos Def and the Rock Steady Crew as they headline a predemoinantly Muslim Musica Festival called Talkin' to the Streets. With a mixtape being put together for the (free) event, the big bad Brother put out a request for beats. Ending up picking one

Toki Wright Live @ Soundset '10 (Video)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X1P949qBLiI&NR=1] Fan footage of Rhymesayers/Soultools emcee Toki Wright performing Next Best Thing & More Fiya at Soundset 2010. PREVIOUS: Toki Wright – By The Time I Get To Arizona (Video)

Psalm One - Woman at Work 2 (Preview)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eAcRQbylSyM] As you may know, Game (formerly known as "The Game") recently did a song in which he rapped for 400 bars. That's a long time. That little stunt blew up the Internet and had everyone talking. Several questions were raised, including a question Game posed; he asked fans (via Twitter) to name other artists

Toki Wright - By The Time I Get To Arizona (Video)

[[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLNeoq4k3gw] On Friday, April 23rd 2010 at approximately 1:30pm Governor Jan Brewer of Arizona signed into law the most aggressive bill against undocumented residents in the United States. Under Senate Bill 1070 (SB 1070) local police departments have been given the authority to identify, detain, and deport anyone they deem to be illegally in the

Grieves & Budo - A Tribute to Felt 3 (FreEP)

After the a capellas and instrumentals of Slug, Murs & Aesop Rock's latest project were made available, Grieves & Budo got together a remixed their 5 favorite joints. Their remix of Protagonist can be streamed below and the rest is available below. Tracklist + Download link after the jump...