Archive for December, 2011

Common’s The Dreamer, The Believer Moves 69k In Opening Week

| December 28, 2011 | 1 Comment

According to Nielsen Soundscan, Common’s ninth album, The Dreamer, The Believer, lands on the Billboard 200 at #17, moving approximately 69,000 copies in its first week. Not a bad debut for Common and No I.D.’s first pairing since 1997’s One Day It’ll All Make Sense.

If you’ve yet to pick it up, I urge you to do so now.


Video: Meek Mill Live In Chicago

| December 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

After shooting the video for his collaboration with L.E.P., MMG’s own Meek Mill hit the stage at Adrianna’s for a special Christmas eve show. Missed it? No need to fret. The Smoke Booth captured a good piece of the action for you.

Sno Boy – Fendi

| December 27, 2011 | 6 Comments

No one can accuse Sno Boy of picking bad beats. This kid’s batting a thousand.

Off his Dope Infected mixtape–coming soon.


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Shawnna x Ben One x John Blu – Jedi Whip

| December 27, 2011 | 5 Comments

Future Boy Music Group & Apparel release a new record in support of their clothing line (which is available upon request). They recruited a few Chi heavy hitters to contribute to the first single. What’s a Jedi Whip, you ask? Listen and find out.

03 Jedi Whip (Explicit)

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Skooda Chose – Suicide

| December 27, 2011 | 4 Comments

Skooda Chose plus a track that features a sample of the M.A.S.H. film theme? This is too nice. Up top, you can catch Skooda talk about how he got started, his situation with GMG and more alongside Chicago native and adult entertainer Madame Sade on the Jay Davis radio show.


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