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Video: Edai – Yeah

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Directed by DiBent

Koopa the King is back, and yeah, you’re happy. This is a new visual to accompany his latest mixtape which dropped a few weeks back. Grab it here if you slept.


Taylor Bennett – Can’t Flop

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Can’t flop, won’t flop.

Taylor Bennett drops off a brand new joint, which serves as the second official offering from the upcoming Lead Never Follow compilation from Leaders 1354. Spanish Diego on the beat.

Lead Never Follow Vol. 1 and the special edition ‘Lead Never Follow’ long-sleeve tee that Taylor’s rocking above are both due out early next year. In the meanwhile, peep Taylor’s contribution to the project below and remember — flopping isn’t an option.

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#100Trill – The Grinch

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

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You’re a mean one Mr. Grinch…

Aplus and Mike Jaxx are in the holiday spirit, so they dropped off this slightly sinister Christmas track, “The Grinch.” Producer Steve Woods handled the beat as the duo plan to steal their way into your computer/home stereo speakers. And also your girlfriend. The Grinch is real – beware Whoville — cuff your main squeeze or else!

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Video: Spenzo – Lil Lately

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Directed by Elevator

Our FSD Song Of The Week gets an accompanying visual. A short and sweet (but thumping) record from the young wizard, Spenzo. This will land on the LDRS 1354 Lead Never Follow Vol. 1 project, due out at the top of the year. Lately I’ve been having the strangest feeling — it’s that Spenzo is ready for a 2015 takeover.

Get that “Lil Lately” above.


FSD Events: FSD + Jugrnaut 7 Year Anniversary Party – FRIDAY (12/19) – Hard Rock Cafe

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

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This Friday, December 19th, FSD and Jugrnaut join forces to celebrate our 7 year anniversary. Yes, both Fake Shore Drive and Jug hit the seven year mark earlier this year, and like we do every year, we celebrate. On 12/19 we hit the Hard Rock Cafe (63 W Ontario St) and kick off at 10pm. The event is 18+ and features sounds from the likes of Stefan Ponce, Mattboywhite, Manny Muscles and ELZ The DJ. Yes, the lineup is stacked.

Like last year, the first people in the building will be receiving gift bags and swag, so don’t sleep and be sure to arrive early. If you attended our event with Jugrnaut last year, you know how crazy it was, so early arrival is suggested. More details will be trickling out within the next few days, so stay tuned, and empty your calendar for Friday.

Ladies have free entry from 10-10:30.
Entry is $5 until 11pm, then jumps to $10 after 11pm.
Arrive by 9:30 to get a gift bag!

Gift bag merch courtesy of Staple, Mishka, SSUR, Dope and more!


YP – Let Us Pray

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Prayer hands emoji…

Prayers up for YP, as he takes down this slow-rolling instrumental from longtime collaborator, Xtreme. Y and X have cooked up greatness in the past, but today they give us a daily blessing with “Let Us Pray.” It’s a very heartfelt and personal track, featuring YP opening up about the tragic loss of his newborn son for the very first time. Prayers up.

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Vic Spencer – Trimming The Fat

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Over some vintage 9th Wonder production, Vic Spencer trims some of the fat off the rap game. Listen to him scrape the scraps in true V-I-C fashion. Hopefully 9th hears this because these two compliment each other well. Get fat, don’t starve, below.

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Video: Psalm One Presents: A Pretty Petty Podcast

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Psalm One and the Rapper Chicks collective including Fluffy and Angel Davanport debut their new podcast, A Pretty Petty Podcast, where the ladies get together to talk about a slew of topics including the local scene, thots, drugs, Drake and Diddy and just plain pettiness worldwide.

These will be dropping quite frequently, so keep an open eye for this ongoing series. The pettiness is real. Check out the first installment below.

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Video: CeeTheWorld x Lil Herb – Money And Nem

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Produced by DJ L. Directed by Johnny Yayo.

CeeTheWorld invites G Herbo out to Las Vegas to create the clip for “Money And Nem.” This video definitely looks like money, so they without a doubt walked it like they talked it. Watch them tear down the Vegas strip in the visual above.


New Project: Tadoe – Thotties, Thoinkz & Joints

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Tadoe, a young master of alliteration, drops off his amazingly titled new project, Thotties, Thoinks & Joints. The project is 16 tracks deep and features his Glo Gang comrades such as Chief Keef, Capo, Tray Savage and the late, great Blood Money.

Below you can find a stream, but do purchase the project here.

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