Video: Childish Gambino "Bonfire"
Here’s the new video for “Bonfire” from actor/rapper Childish Gambino. His album Camp drops on November 15th. -brooks
Tracklist: Drake "Take Care"
Take a peek at what (and who) you can expect to hear on Drake’s new album Take Care, which drops on November 15th. 1. Over My Dead Body 2. Shot For Me 3. Headlines 4. Crew Love f. The Weeknd 5. Take Care f. Rihanna 6. Marvin’s Room/Buried Alive (Interlude) 7. Under Ground Kings 8. We’ll Be Fine 9. Make Me Proud f. Nicki Minaj 10. Lord Knows f. Rick Ross 11. Cameras/Good Ones Go...
Video: Kid Cudi & Cage "Maniac" (Short Film)
Just in time for Halloween night, Cudi and Cage release the short film “Maniac.” The horror flick that originally started as a music video was directed by Transformers Trilogy star Shia Labeouf as Cudi and Dot Da Genius provided the musical score. -brooks
Mixtape: ASAP Rocky’s LIVELOVEA$AP
ASAP Rocky is a 23-year-old rapper from Harlem. His Houston-influenced sound is evident on his singles “Purple Swag” and “Pe$o” which have both become viral hits and have managed to get radio play on New York’s Hot 97. Here’s some new material from ASAP. Enjoy. Download: ASAP Rocky LIVELOVEA$AP -brooks
Knocksteady PRESENTS x DJ QBERT
NICE! Knocksteady linked up with DJ Qbert to speak about his reunion with his old group called “Invisibl Skratch Piklz”, his equipment preference among other things. If you don’t know, DJ Qbert is a DJ legend and was a 3 Time DMC World Champion, which is a huge accomplishment. DMC is a World DJ Championship held annually. -SHIFT
Paul Dateh x Elevated (Original)
Now this caught my attention. Producer Paul Dateh made a majority of this beat using only elevator samples. I am not saying any more than this… check this out! -SHIFT
Nickelus F x Love Me & Freestyle (VIDEO)
Allow me to introduce to you to this artists who I’ve followed for a while: Nickelus F. Here he is ripping it over Ryan Leslie’s “Glory” Instrumental. I like this instrumental because it allows you to build up the hype and get topical. -SHIFT
Jeremy Passion x Melissa Polinar x Quando, Quando,...
Check out this ‘warm up’ video by Jeremy Passion & Melissa Polinar to the classic “Quando, Quando, Quando.” -SHIFT
Justin Delacruz x Back To You x [Official Music...
Haven’t heard too much from Justin yet, but I did hear this new track from him called “Back To You.” For some reason, this sounded something like Jay Sean would do. I don’t fully believe either him or the girl in the video know what “love” actually is, but that’s just me speaking my mind. Either way, its a nice song. -SHIFT
Original Music: Tommy C - So Sorry
Tomy C releases his new original track “So Sorry” from his upcoming mixtape titled “C” R&G will be checking in with his latest work and keep yall posted. Posted By AC
New Music:Trey Songz – Sex Soundz and Boop
Trigga will drop off two mixtapes later today, “#LemmeHolDatBeat 2″ & “Anticipation 2″ along with a new visual for his track “Top Of The World”. For now, here goes two tracks of the more R&B influenced mixtape “Anticipation 2″. Both tracks produced by Carlos “Los” McKinney & Tony “Chef Tone” Scales. Posted By AC
Jay-Z and Kanye West Kick Off 'Watch The Throne'...
Jay-Z and Kanye West’s Watch The Throne tour kicked off this past Friday (Oct. 28) at the Phillips Arena in Atlanta. The Throne debuted an incredible set that received praises from all those who attended. Celebs like LeBron James, T.I., Young Jeezy, The-Dream, and DJ Jazzy Jeff were all spotted rocking out during the 2 1/2 hour show. With two high-definition big screens, wild...
Video: Don Trip ft. Cee-Lo Green "Letter To My...
This is the visual for Don Trip’s “Letter to My Son.” His album, Help Is On The Way, will be in stores soon. -brooks
Video: Common "Blue Sky"
New visual for “Blue Sky” off Common’s upcoming album The Dreamer, The Believer. -brooks
Tyrese "I’m Home" f. Jay Rock
Off Tyrese’s upcoming album, Open Invitation, dropping November 1st. DOWNLOAD: Tyrese – I’m Home f. Jay Rock -brooks
New Music: Mary J. Blige Feat. Drake “Mr. Wrong”
Mary J. Blige and Drake link up for “Mr. Wrong.” The record will appear on the Mary’s My Life II…The Journey Continues (Act I), which will be in stores November 21st. -brooks
Video: Mac Miller “Party On 5th Ave”
You got your costume ready for Halloween weekend? Mac gets his ‘grumpy old man’ on for his new video. Blue Slide Park drops on November 8th. -brooks
New Video:T-Pain (Feat. Dawn) - Fantasy
New Video from Teddy Pain Feat Dawn titled Fantasy.. Autotuned sensuality is the feel i get from this record Posted By AC
Kevin Liles Interview: Talks signing Big Sean and...
The Allindstrom.com team took a trip to midtown manhattan to meet with the legendary executive Kevin Liles. During our sit down we talk about Kevin’s come up, his move to the management side of things, 360 deals, and more. We even talk about how he started managing Trey Songz and Big Sean. Kevin Liles is an extremely humble and smart entrepreneur. I particular like how he pointed out that...
NEW MUSIC: WALE F/ NE-YO – ‘WHITE LINEN (COOLIN’)’
Check out this new track off Ambition feat Neyo “White Linen” Posted By AC
Mixtape: "No I.D. On The Track Let The Story...
Southern Hospitality Presents: No I.D. On The Track Let The Story Begin is pretty much an assortment of No I.D.’s production gems from some of your favorite artists. Some old. Some new. Either or, this is something you can let play ALL the way through. Cover is after the jump. DOWNLOAD: Southern Hospitality Presents No I.D. On The Track Let The Story Begin [Mixed By Rob Pursey & Superix] ...
Video: JMSN "Alone"
This is the new visual from Detroit native JMSN for his song Alone. In addition to writing the track, he also produced and mixed it. His sound is reminiscent of singer The Weeknd. JMSN will be releasing his album †Priscilla† on January 11th, 2012. Take a listen. -brooks
Video: Ne-Yo f/ Trey Songz & T-Pain "The Way You...
Ne-Yo, Trey Songz and T-Pain link up in the video for “The Way You Move,” a single off DJ Boy Wonda’s upcoming mixtape Tough Love. -brooks
EVENT: Changing The Community Press Release
Momentum Education’s LT74 is partnering with the Harvest Field Community Church located in the Bronx, NY in a joint effort to create a community space in the Church that will host a variety of purposes and services for the community. We urge all communities to come join us in this effort through donations and volunteering of time. The ground work has been initiated. The exact dates for the...
ROBIN THICKE MOVES ALBUM TO DECEMBER, READIES LIL...
Robin Thicke is not quite ready to take the battlefield. The soul man has delayed the release of his fifth albumLove After War to December. The follow-up to 2009’s Sex Therapy, previously scheduled for November 15, will now arrive on December 6. He will face off with albums from Nicole Scherzinger, Bow Wow, Taio Cruz, The Roots, and T-Pain. The title track is currently available at...
DJ Premier feat. Nas and The Berklee Symphony...
DJ Premier was given Classical and began his immersion into the genre with Bruce Adolphe, a former classical music professor at Juilliard. They met at the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music not far from DJ Premier’s home in NY. After learning about classical music theory, the inspirations of some of the genre’s most profound composers and how traditional pieces are structured, DJ Premier went out...
WALE SHARES HIS ‘AMBITION’ WITH J. COLE, FABOLOUS...
With less than a week to go before its release, Walepreviewed his sophomore album Ambition before his peers and industry tastemakers at a listening session at the Gansevoort Park Avenue hotel in New York City last night. J. Cole, Jim Jones, and Fabolous came out to show support to the D.C. rapper, whose Maybach Music debut features appearances from Ne-Yo, Big Sean, Kid Cudi, Rick Ross, and...
Video: Tech N9ne "Look At What You Did"
Tech N9ne has been around for years. He’s slowly become one of the more successful independent hip-hop artists of this generation. As a thank you to his fans, Tech dropped this visual showcasing his road to success. Tech’s upcoming release, Welcome to Strageland is due out November 8th. -brooks
New Music: Day26 "Made Love Lately"
The guys from the “Making the Band 4″ group Day26 are back. This is their new single “Made Love Lately,” the first offering from their upcoming album A New Day. The group (sans former member Que) is no longer on Bad Boy, but have moved to Atlantic Records. Can’t front, the song isn’t bad. -brooks
VIDEO: BEYONCE FT. J. COLE “PARTY”
Dag. Beyonce’s going hard before she takes on motherhood. Here’s the video for the Kanye West produced “Party” off her album 4. Instead of Kanye & Andre 3000, this video version features rapper J. Cole. Enjoy. -brooks
New Music: Trey Songz “Find A Place”
Trey’s new mixtapes Anticipation II and #Lemmeholdatbeat2 drop next Tuesday. For now, check out “Find A Place.” -brooks
Songstowearpantsto x Rhyme
This is an interesting video by an artists I just stumbled upon today. I like the VHS/retro look the video was shot/edited in. Classic rapid-fire lyricism over a funky beat. Is this a Blackalicious beat? Or is this beat original? What do you think of his cardboard mic? -SHIFT
Joseph Vincent x It Will Rain Cover x Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars is one of my favorite artists and seems to be a popular person that everyone does covers to. Joseph Vincent did his own acoustic take today to “It Will Rain.” Check it out! -SHIFT
David Choi x Underneath Your Love (Original) x...
David Choi dropped another acoustic video to an original song called “Underneath Your Love.” I like the ‘hook’ lyrics: Underneath Your Love is where I wanna be / Oh I never ever felt this good and I can’t get enough / Oh what’d you do to me I can’t fall asleep / You put a spell on me and now I’m Underneath Your Love. His new album “Forever...
Original Music:Blue Scholars - Loyalty
This Video was put out in 2008, which shows how Blue Scholars have been heavy in the indy music game. Check out the Music Video for the 3rd Single “Loyalty” off the Bayani Album. Posted By AC
Video: J. Cole - Lost Ones
After concluding the American leg of his Cole World tour, Jermaine Cole sends out a BBGUN directed visual for “Lost Ones” which was shot 2008. The emotive clip follows the struggles of a young relationship that came to a crossroads because of an unexpected pregnancy. The thought provoking track is also featured on his chart topping debut album, Cole World: The Sideline Story, which is out now. ...
New Music: Full Crate "Golden Glasses" [EP Stream]
Recently, producer Full Crate dropped this 5 track EP entitled Golden Glasses via Wonderful Ear Records. Crate is 1/2 the Dutch duo Full Crate & Mar, who made some super dope music together. Check out Full Crate’s new dance inducing project below, then take a look at a video from Full Crate & Mar’s Hip-Hop/Soul EP Conversations with Her after the jump. Listen: Full Crate...
New Video: DOM Kennedy “When I Come Around”
DOM Kennedy is a West Coast rapper from Leimert Park, Los Angeles, California. Lately, he’s been dropping dope visuals in support of his 6th studio album From The Westside With Love II , which was released on iTunes June 28, 2011. Here’s The Infamous Green Streets-directed clip for “When I Get Around.” -brooks
Wale ft. Big Sean "Slight Work"
New music from Wale produced By Diplo off his upcoming project Ambition , which will be in stores November 1st. -brooks
Video: Nas f/ Rick Ross "It’s a Tower Heist"
Nas and Rick Ross collabroate on their Salaam Remi-produced collaboration “It’s a Tower Heist.” The video of the track is above. It appears on the soundtrack to the crime comedy Tower Heist, starring Eddie Murphy and Ben Stiller. -brooks
The Dream ft. Big Sean "Ghetto"
The Dream, under his real name Terius Nash, releases a video for “Ghetto” which features Big Sean. It’s off his latest project, entitled 1977. Peep: -Real Swagneto
Drake Speaks About His Tour
Drake talks about wanting to extend his tour dates to college venues in order to show love to the people that supported him since day 1. Get More: Music News -Swagneto
Big Sean - Sunday Session On Choice FM (Video)
While making his rounds in London Big Sean stops by Choice FM and performs “Don’t Tell Me You Love Me”..He mixes in some acoustic sounds which in my opinion makes the track even doper. Posted By AC
KANYE WEST AND JAY-Z PARTNER WITH VOYR TO GIVE...
If you can’t be at the Watch the Throne tour kickoff on Friday, don’t despair. You’ll be able to catch some of the action on VoyR, a new online platform that gives fans abackstage pass to exclusive content. VoyR members will have unprecedented access to the tour, plus get a closer look inside the moguls’ multifaceted businessand personal interests. The subscription includes inspirational and...
New Music:Young Jeezy – She Will Freestyle
Check out Jizzle’s Freestyle over “She will” Posted By AC
Thai x Dreams Money Can Buy (Remix)
Thai dropped his remix to “Dreams Money Can Buy.” I’ve been following Thai since high school and consider him part of the first generation of Asian American artists getting into the game (along with Jin and FM). He’s now signed to 454 Life Entertainment with Drew Deezy and I hope to see their buzz in CA move over to NY. Keep it up Thai! -SHIFT
New Music: Pusha T “What Dreams Are Made Of”
Pusha T drops off this new track “What Dreams Are Made Of” off of the Fear Of God 2. See the tracklist from FOG2 after the jump. -brooks FOG 2Tracklist 1. Changing Of The Guards ft. Diddy 2. Amen ft. Kanye West and Young Jeezy 3. Trouble On My Mind ft. Tyler, The Creator 4. What Dreams Are Made Of 5. Body Work ft. Juicy J, Meek Mill, and French Montana 6. Everything That...
Video: Common "Let’s Move"
Here’s a fly little video from visual artist and producer dsteele. The video accompanies Common’s never heard before track “Let’s Move” well. Take a look. -brooks
Video: B.o.B f/ Playboy Tre "F***ed Up"
While B.o.B is hard at work on his next album Strange Clouds, he still has time to bless his fans with plenty of visuals from past projects and miscellaneous songs he’s dropped recently. Here’s the video for “F***ed Up.” -brooks
Lil Crazed x Remember Me x Original x Music Video
Lil Crazed is consistently putting out new music. He just dropped his mixtape “Chapter 3 Liberation” and is not putting out this new music video. I like how he cut it with video of his past performances. Nice to see how far he’s come since the beginning. -SHIFT