Wale Talks Back To The Feature w/HipHopDX

***All jokes aside, this cover is quasi-gay!*** Ketchup Artist Wale had a discussion with the folks over at HipHopDX.com and he chops it up about his upcoming mixtape with 9th Wonder titled Back To The Feature. With over a dozen artists tapped for Back To The Feature, Wale explained that he wanted to show a … Continue reading

Music: Jay Slim – "Get Up"

http://media.imeem.com/m/RyLtJIvK9R/aus=false/ New ‘ish from Jay Slim. The High Life. Coming Soon. Keep Snacking! Jay Slim – “Get Up” sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = 700; sr_adspace_height = 90; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = “graphic”;

Music: XV – Please Hold

Another featured artist on the Charlie Hilton Good Food project, XV drop’s a quality mixtape to hold you over. Enjoy! Keep snacking! 1. Intro2. Please, Hold ft. El Prez [produced by Seven]3. Cooler Than Yo Boyfriend [produced by Seven]4. Last Cause (Remix) ft. Colin Munroe5. E.T. ft. Harlems Cash & Mickey Factz [produced by The … Continue reading

Music: Joey Ripps and Faze – Waking The Dead

More new music! I’ve been meaning to post this piece as well. New album from my man Joey Ripps and Faze. Waking The Dead is a tremendous effort from the fellas, with production from Just Plain Ant. Here is a few words about the project from Ripps on the project; Its been along time but … Continue reading

Music: Braintrust – The Bailout

New music from a new hip-hop group out the RVA! Braintrust is their name and they consist of artists A-Bomb and Dr. Benway. They are on Just Plain Ant‘s new label Just Plain Sounds. Please, please, please download this banger and support Richmond music! Braintrust – The Bailout sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = 700; sr_adspace_height … Continue reading

9000 Downloads of The Ocarina of Rhyme!

Hey everyone! Just want to give you an update of whats going on right about now. “The Ocarina of Rhyme” mix tape that I released on March 17 is doing exceptionally well. The downloads stand at 9000, youtube views are almost at 20000! This has been a monumental ride and I appreciate all who supported … Continue reading

9000 Downloads of The Ocarina of Rhyme!

Hey everyone! Just want to give you an update of whats going on right about now. “The Ocarina of Rhyme” mix tape that I released on March 17 is doing exceptionally well. The downloads stand at 9000, youtube views are almost at 20000! This has been a monumental ride and I appreciate all who supported … Continue reading

Video: Carlitta Durand Performing…

My girl Lady Vee was lucky and privileged enough to catch Ketchup Artist Carlitta Durand doing her opening thing for The Foreign Exchange the other nite(Cat’s Cradle 4/17/09)! And she has blessed us all with footage of the event! Thanks V! Performing “Her” “Out of Love People” “Thinkin Bout You” sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = … Continue reading

Video: Andy Milonakis – "Let Me Twitter Dat"

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Music: Carlitta Durand – Carlitta’s Way: The Prelude

Fresh from the inbox, the lovely Miss Durand hit me up with her new mixtape! I can’t tell you how bad I been waiting on some new Carlitta. Hats off to the young lady! Also, if you’re in North Cack, she’s performing with The Foreign Exchange @ Cat’s Cradle. Please hit the show for me … Continue reading

Video: Reflection Eternal – "Back Again"

http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/videos/e/16711680/wshhVZZ1d968n97qcH3v Reflection Eternal (Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek) return to the formula that made them both household names. This joint is funky too. Not to change the subject, but I wouldn’t mind seeing a BlackStar Pt2. Yea.. sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = 700; sr_adspace_height = 90; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = “graphic”;

Video: Fat Albert in the Hood # 9

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Music: QuEST – "Losing My Mind" (feat. Choze & Neija Jane)

I present the second leaked track off Good Food, an album by Charlie Hilton. This one again features QuEST, and also stars Choze and Neija Jane. This one seems to be getting some attention as well. You can check out the posts of some well respected hip-hop websites as well. HipHopDX 2dopeboyz Download It Here!! … Continue reading

Video: Motherf#$!ing Gay Fish!

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Video: John Forte – "Style Free"

Lazy Saturday..Watch some real ish. Forte with da beat is naste. Directed by The ICU. sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = 700; sr_adspace_height = 90; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = “graphic”;

Video: Earthtones @ The Nat’l

Performing “Back To Life” Performing “Aint Nobody” Performing “I Love Music” My friend Brad Oblivion and his crew Earthtones performed last night as the opening act for Wale @ The National in Richmond last night. Much respect to those dudes and all their endeavors. I’m just happy that somebody I respect as a musician is … Continue reading

Video: Carlitta Durand Blog # 8

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Music: Chester French – Jacques Jams Vol. 1: Endurance

Get Familiar! Clinton Sparks brings this new album from superduo Chester French, Jacques Jams Vol. 1: Endurance. The cover art is a little disturbing but funny as well. I haven’t listened yet but I will and I swear I won’t review it. You go and cop it yourself. Oh yea, join a mailing list while … Continue reading

Mixtape: Rhymefest – The Manual

New mixtape from *Ketchup Artist* Rhymefest. Shit should be pretty dope regardless! But ‘Fest, can we please have El Che?Rhymefest – The Manual sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = 700; sr_adspace_height = 90; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = “graphic”;

Music: Wale – "Penthouse Anthem"

New heat from the boy WALE. Don’t be left out when Wale performs Thursday @ The National in Richmond. I’m so in there… Download Here!Wale – “Penthouse Anthem” Sauce from: GoWhereHipHop sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = 700; sr_adspace_height = 90; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = “graphic”;

Music: Charlie Hilton – "Tears of Our City" (feat. Kid Fly, QuEST & Adele)

Wsup good peoples! I bring to you today the first “leaked” track off a project I just completed a track for. The artist is Charlie Hilton, and the project is Good Food (Vintage Youth performs the title track! yea!). Hilton is a UK-based producer looking to make a serious impact across the pond. This first … Continue reading

Wale @ The National on April 9th

Wale is coming to the city y’all, along with Tre of UCB, Colin Munroe and some other cat. Earthtone Crew will be opening for them at The National. Get your tix people, it’s gonna be live. sr_adspace_id = 8456207; sr_adspace_width = 700; sr_adspace_height = 90; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = “graphic”;

Music: G5 Clive – A Bathing Tape

Another dope effort from G5 Clive. This mixtape is called A Bathing Tape and it definitely has some bangers. My favs are “When I Get On” and “Black Tee Johnny Quest“. The beats are fresh and Clive definitely has a unique flow. Peep it. I’m all on my NoVA. Get at me. G5 Clive – … Continue reading