Archive for May, 2012

On The Set: Lupe Fiasco – Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)

| May 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Despite the crazy weather, Lu’s currently in the Chi shooting the video for his new single and we have a few flicks from the set. Count and Moonie even joined in on the fun. Pretty dope.

More pics below.

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Video: Thirsty – F*** You

| May 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Directed by Ogun Pleas.

Logan Square representative Thirsty makes his FSD debut with his latest visual, “F*** You”. Stay tuned for more music from Thirst soon.


Video: SD – We Wassup

| May 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Directed by Zae. Produced by Young Chop.

SD’s new mixtape, Life Of A Savage, hosted by DJ Victoriouz & Trap-A-Holics drops June 8th. You’ve been warned.


Boss Woo – Band Nation

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Since everybody  bosses, please tell me who really workin'”

Produced by Mr. Incredible.

After crafting “Ali”, Woo links up with Mr. Incredible for another new joint. Hopefully, we’ll hear more from these two in the near future.

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Disrespectful Radio – Episode 7

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Disrespectful Radio is the brainchild of myself, David Drake and Ernest Wilkins. It’s a weekly podcast we record live at the Fearless Radio studios each and every Tuesday night from 8-9pm (CST). We’ll be talking hip-hop — old and new, Chicago and nationwide  – so tune in live, or catch the replay the next day. No one’s safe, and it’s oh so disrespectful.

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Video: Tree f/ Rogizz – Chuch

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you haven’t checked out Tree’s Sunday School mixtape yet, I feel sorry for you. The re-released edition of Sunday School is available now. If you’re scared, go to chuch.


FSD Feature: Spenzo: Coming of Age

| May 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Interview by Bryant Bowens (@arete88)

Chicago’s youngest in charge, Spenzo, has been picking up a tremendous amount of press ever since the release of his viral hit “Go In,” which reached 60k views on YouTube in less than a month. The buzz around the 16-year-old rhymesayer is growing so rapidly that multiple labels have lined up in his schoolyard to see what all the fuss is about.

Spenzo gives FSD a glimpse into his life, and discusses the star treatment he receives at his high school, his legendary father, and thoughts on drill music. With his stock rising by the YouTube view, the question Ain’t U Spenzo will soon be long gone. Read up on the young gun below.

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Young Giftz f/ Ebone Hoodrich – Some Mo’

| May 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Before Giftz hits everyone with The Lake Effect 2 with DJ V-Dub, he’s teaming up with DJ Sean Mac and Vic Lloyd for The ReRock which will serve as 1.5 in the Lake Effect series. For the first offering, Giftz and Ebone Hoodrich are looking for some mo’.

Ebone and Giftz will both be taking the stage at Reggie’s for Hustlepalooza tonight, so be sure to check them out. Doors are at 8pm.

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Paypa – Alright [Prod. by BINK!]

| May 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Paypa isn’t slowing down. After hitting us with visuals and his latest project, The Bottle, Paypa rolls out a new joint featuring BINK! behind the boards. This one’s more than alright.

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Video: G-Scott – Karma

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Directed by Jace. Produced by Dom.

The opening track from G-Scott’s latest project, Weekend In Los Vegas, gets the visual treatment. That Alicia Keys sample is mean.