Monday, April 30, 2012

FLY LY - All About Me (Video)

FLY LY is a young MC from Coney Island, New York looking to make an impact in the industry. This is the official video for the full length version of his single "All About Me" available on his new album Love, Money & Dreams, which dropped today, April 30th!

Go support this man over at his website

Download his album at the website above!

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Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Talib Kweli 'Get By' flashback video and new music 'Let Em In' ft. Ace Hood

Talib Kweli has accomplished everything and will continue to amaze fans for a lifetime! This emcee strives for musical genius in all aspects. Talib is genuine and a well rounded individual that brings logical insight into hip hop lyricism. He has dominated the hip hop game for more than a decade and will continue to bring legitimacy back into hip hop music. Why not pay tribute to this great emcee with endless talent. Get By video shot deep in NYC around 2002 and this songs still jams today. Talib Kweli always found ways to express the hardship his people might have went through around him. He basically speaks the truth about



Don't think Talib Kweli is washed up, his new music is just as incredible as his previous tracks. Let Em In ft. Ace Hood is straight hip hop to the fullest. Take notice of the sample WOW little James Brown.

Check out some new Talib Kweli music!


Thursday, April 19, 2012

Slaughterhouse Tour - Episode 3 / Joe Budden Arrested

Slaughterhouse has been grindin' on their tour for the past few months, and they are headed into Lawrence KS, April 19th at The Granada for their next stop! That's great news our ears here at MWS! The only thing is, will all the members of Slaughterhouse be in the building vibin' out? One of Slaughterhouse's emcees recently arrested on charges for an unpaid parking ticket for $75?!?!

Really NYPD going straight hardcore on Joe Budden... Can we say WACK!!!! Anyway Slaughterhouse will be sure to blow up Granada with an incredible show. If you don't believe it, then take a look for yourself on the Slaughterhouse Tour Episode 3.

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42 Below Presents: The 4/20 Dubstep/Hip-Hop Jam: Evil Bastards Hosted by: Manish Law

Tony Ngo, Big Mike, Antinmosity, Cloud, Crowd, DJ Carbon, DJ Big O

FRI, April 20, 2012

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 9:00pm (event ends at 2:00am)

The Scene-Ary

Wichita, KS

$10.00 - $12.00

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Mac Miller - Hard Knock TV Exclusive Interview

Mr. Malcolm McCormick sat down with Hard Knock TV recently to address some things that have been going on with him.. The rumors, the drugs, the features. Take a look and delve further into who Mac Miller really is.

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Coachella 2013 - Exclusive Hologram Show

We all saw the Tupac hologram show this past weekend when he re-graced the stage with Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre at Coachella. Due to the great response they got, Coachella already has their hologram lineup for next year. THREE DAYS worth of hologram performances. Headlined by Michael Jackson, The Clash, Mozart, Johnny Cash, Notorious BIG, Aaliyah, Rick James, The Beatles, Marvin Gaye, and not to mention Ol Dirty Bastard and so many more. Talk about bringing the dead back to life! Zombie Concert! Check out this lineup below. Buy your tickets now!!
(Now, if only this were real...Haha, fooled ya! Sorry.)
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Tuesday, April 17, 2012

XV - Now Let's Go In Ft. Freddy High

Vizzy is rockin' out in NYC right now on his #L7 Tour and with the help from Freddy High Let's Go In single track has gone beast mode as the kid with the green backpack powers up to new heights.

Watch out East coast XV coming to takeover! With XV doing major leg work in the game, the #L7 Squarian leader has plans to leave a promising legacy in hip hop.

As XV hitting to road out east, he still finds ways to keep us back home in touch with everything #Squarian.

Recently XV was down in SXSW and DJ Richy mixed up a little EP for Vizzy called The Yellow Brick Road To SXSW. This is a must listen and download moment.


4/19 New York, NY @ The Studio At Webster Hall - (Tickets)
4/20 West Chester, PA @ The Note - (Tickets)
4/21 New Haven, CT @ Southern Connecticut State Univ. Campus Mall
4/23 Cambridge, MA @ Middle East Upstairs - (Tickets)
4/24 Winooski, VT @ Monkey House - (Tickets)
4/26 Northampton, MA @ Pearl Street - (Tickets)
4/27 Buffalo, NY @ Broadway Joe’s - (Tickets)
4/28 Wooster, OH @ College of Wooster
6/1 Kansas City, MO @ Dancefestopia - (Tickets)

I Bring The Soul & He Brings The Funk feat. Mac Miller - DJ Maseo (Track)

Here is a new Mac Miller feature from DJ Maseo's upcoming album (out later this year). If you can't tell, Mac is on fire in the industry he is currently dominating and cashing in on. No label means all the money is for him and his people. Why not do as many features as you want!?

Get it below! And bring that Funk!!

Also in other Mac news, he and Wiz Khalifa will be teaming up to bring you the fans about 10 tour dates where they and Kendrick Lamar & Schoolboy Q will take the stage. Check it out, its called the "Under the Influence" Tour.

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Logic - Numbers (Offical Video)

Logic is a young talent from Team Visionary Music Group and he has some legit flow to his bars. Kinda similar to Drizzy but spits on a double time beat.

Logic's approach to the game has a formula of success with some awesome beats and a swag attitude that complements his style. This emcce has all the right tools to become a major player in the hip hop industry.

Full of energy and fresh outlook to hip hop music, Logic is steadily making the right moves making quality hip hop. Check out Logic's new video Numbers from the Young Sinatra Mixtape

New single from Logic Tic Tac Toe off of Young Sinatra Mixtape. This ish is tough!!! Check him out on twitter @Logic301

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Payphone - Maroon 5 feat. Wiz Khalifa (Video & Track)

Maroon 5 & Wiz Khalifa in a Pop / Hip Hop Collab!! Get ready to hear this all summer America! This song premiered on the radio the other day but last night was performed live by Wiz, Adam Levine, and Maroon 5 on The Voice. Pretty solid song, but Wiz definitely recycled these lyrics, we all know he loves being at the top and telling everyone they aren't.

Cool thing is though, today a Pop Art slash comic style Lyric video came out today, telling the story of the song. Culture at its finest (hip hop, pop, music video, pop art!)

Get ready to hear this on your radio! Or get it here...

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Stik Figa X D Will - The Build Up

Stik doing big things right now and he has single handily paved the hip hop road here in KS. Could a hip hop fan want more? Stik Figa and D Will gets down with smooth beats, and lyrically Stik Figa has far exceeded the industry's expectations of what KS hip hop has to offer. What Stik brings to the table, is a well rounded thought process of soulfulness with the combination of the 'hustle game' tied into a hip hop musical frame. Stik Figa is the embodiment of hip hop music and will soon takeover the hip hop game.

Check out the video for The Build Up  off Stik Figa X D. Will's project Crown & Coke and the entire album has plenty to offer with singles like Caesar, Coke, Betty Boop, and Sheep Skin. Stik Figa can be seen April 19th at The Granada as he opens up for Slaughterhouse!!! Come see Stik get busy on the stage with Antimosity!


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Thursday, April 12, 2012

SlaughterHouse - Hammer Dance

Slaughter House has brought new energetic attitude back into the hip hop game. Hammer Dance is the latest single from their second album which will later drop this summer. More to come on the details as producer Eminem and Shady Records boss will release more information about the album.

What more could a hip hop enthusiast want than Crooked I, Joell Ortiz, Royce Da 5'9", Joe Budden rippin' up a quick 16. As Crooked I told MTV News:
  • "you'll see how authentic it is. When we roll into town, we jell with people, no matter where they are, who they are, what part of the world they're from. We're just average dudes trying to do extraordinary things."
These emcees are no joke so grab an inside look into SlaughterHouse and their approach to the hip hop music.

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