Archive for September, 2011

Video: Common On CNN’s Heroes

| September 30, 2011 | 1 Comment

Common was featured on CNN’s Heroes this evening to introduce Diane Latiker, who was named a Top 10 CNN Hero, who was recognized for helping Chicago youth through her program Kids Off the Block.

Artwork: Freddie Gibbs – Cold Day In Hell

| September 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Designed by Augor of LRG’s Artist Driven team.

Looks like Hell will be freezing over this Halloween as Gangsta Gibbs will be releasing his long-awaited project, Cold Day In Hell. Expect Juicy J., Alley Boy, 2 Chainz, Sly Polaroid, Freeway and more to make guest appearances. October 31st just keeps getting better.

Belo Zero (of Do or Die) Released From Prison

| September 30, 2011 | 19 Comments

Belo Zero, of the legendary Chicago trio Do or Die, has been released from prison after serving just four years of a ten year sentence for second-degree murder. A source close to Belo just confirmed the news this evening.

In October of 2007, Belo was sentenced to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to shooting Raynard “B-Dog” Pinkston in 2002.

More details as they emerge…

Mixtape: Sir Michael Rocks – Premier Politics

| September 30, 2011 | 2 Comments

The newness from Sir Michael Rocks. 16 new tracks featuring assistance from Tye Hill, Chuck Inglish, Alchemist, Casey Veggies, Jeremih & Boldy James.

Hit the hop…

Props Ill Roots

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Miguel x Twista – Quickie (Remix)

| September 30, 2011 | 2 Comments

Here’s a world premiere of the official remix to Miguel’s current smash. Twista’s verse is pretty damn incredible. Seriously.

Oh yeah, and when it comes to this fast rap, it’s still Twista >>>

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G-Scott – Last Time

| September 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Produced by BOOM!

Everyone’s heard of “the one that got away”, right? Well, G-Scott seems to be having some issues with “the one that won’t go away” on this new joint. Expect this to be featured on his untitled, upcoming project which is due out later this year.

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Mixtape: Fess Grandiose – Life In Lo-Fi… Vol. 1

| September 30, 2011 | 3 Comments

Brought to you by WBC Magazine & Culture of Freedome

The project was entirely produced by Fess and features an appearance from Guilty Simpson, Download below the cut.

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Video: Crucial Conflict Working On The Final Tic 2012

| September 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

We told you on Monday that Crucial Conflict was planning to release their long-awaited sequel to their classic debut, The Final Tic 2012, in the near future, right? Well, it appears the album is actually coming to fruition, and Q-Ball got some behind-the-scenes footage of the foursome hard at work in the studio.

brandUn DeShay – All Day DeShay: AM

| September 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

B-DeShay drops off a new album, All Day DeShay, which you can download for free or kick him a few bucks for. He’s also donning a new look on the back cover, so be sure to check that out.

 

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Pic: Kanye West’s Fashion Show Invite

| September 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

File under: something FSD was not invited to. Ha!

via Complex

Materialiste¬†shows off their invitation to Kanye West’s Paris fashion show, taking place October 1st at 9:30 p.m.

Notable details include the “Dw” initials above Kanye’s name, perhaps paying respects to his late mother, Donda West? No clue if that’s going to be the collection’s name, but all questions will hopefully be answered as we draw closer to showtime.