Face The Facts
Check out Face The Facts (Prod by DJ Premier), the latest from Mac Miller. The track was released on Friday, September 16th, 2011. Mac Miller's chances in this game are improving with each new release, and Face The Facts (Prod by DJ Premier) is no exception - quite the opposite, in fact. It's a nice addition to the impressive catalogue Mac Miller has been building over the years. We're definitely anticipating the next move.
Give Unorthodox (Prod. by DJ Premier) (CDQ) a listen - it's a new offering from Joey Bada$$. It was dropped on Monday, January 14th, 2013. Joey Bada$$'s musical situation is improving with every new release, and Unorthodox (Prod. by DJ Premier) (CDQ) will most definitely help the cause. It's a fine addition to the growing body of work Joey Bada$$ has been developing since stepping foot in the game. We're looking forward to what Joey Bada$$ has in store.
Y'all Ready Know
We are only a few weeks away from the release of the much anticipated SHADY XV compilation album from Eminem and the rest of his Shady Records label. The project will be a two-part album, with disc one hosting a greatest hits playlist, and the other disc featuring new records from Eminem, Slaughterhouse, Bad Meets Evil, D-12, Yelawolf, and others.
The Game Feat. Master P
Give HVN4AGNGSTA (Prod. DJ Premier) a spin - it's a new offering from Game, featuring Master P. It was dropped on Monday, November 19th, 2012. Game's rap artistry continues to improve with every release, something which is most definitely evidenced on HVN4AGNGSTA (Prod. DJ Premier). His ever-expanding catalogue is definitely better for it, and we're looking forward to the next piece of the puzzle - aren't you?
Shade 45 Freestyle
Logic's about to start his While You Wait tour next week, and to celebrate, he's shared a freestyle from Statik Seletah's show on Shade 45. Spitting over DJ Premier production, Logic is on rapid fire mode, turning out two verses chock full of cultural references, thrilling rhyme schemes and a number of jaw-dropping flows. NYC plays a big role in this freestyle, with Logic name-dropping Nas and the Empire State Building, and revealing his plans to take the city over.
Rick Ross Feat. DJ Premier
It's been quite a day for new music, with albums arriving from Curren$y, Jeremih, G-Eazy, Kid Cudi, and, last but not least, Ricky Ross. It seems that with Black Market, Ross is looking to make his case for Hall of Fame status, as most of the album's guests are esteemed veterans themselves. This is perhaps most clear on the track "Black Opium," as Rozay invites the legendary DJ Premier to mix and scratch up a beat from Black Metaphor and Incredibeatz.
Check out Unorthodox (Prod. DJ Premier) [Radio Rip], the latest track from Joey Bada$$, which dropped on Saturday, January 12th, 2013. Joey Bada$$'s movement grows stronger with each new release, and Unorthodox (Prod. DJ Premier) [Radio Rip] has further strengthened that fact. It's a solid addition to the commendable body of work Joey Bada$$ has been creating since stepping foot in the rap game, and we're definitely looking forward to what Joey Bada$$ has on deck.
I Love Kanye (DJ Premier Remix)
Kanye West harnessed his bombastic Twitter powers and used them for good on TLOP a capella track "I Love Kanye." This afternoon, DJ Premier shared a humble offering for the people, his "I Love Kanye" remix.
Just a few hours after slaying verses on Eminem's "Detroit Vs. Everybody" and Shady XV cypher, Royce Da 5'9'' returns with the title track from his upcoming collaborative LP with DJ Premier. Give the track a listen and let us know what you think. It's produced by Premier, of course, using Adrian Younge samples. Meanwhile, if you're feeling the track, be sure to pre-order a copy of PRhyme on iTunes today. The album hits stores on December 9th.
PRhyme Feat. Joey Bada$$
DJ Premier and Royce Da 5’9″, together known as PRhyme, are gearing up for the release of the deluxe edition of their debut album. "Deluxe" in that it'll feature several new tracks, a few of which the duo has already shared, most recently "Highs and Lows" feat. MF Doom and Phonte.
A few weeks back, DJ Premier and Royce Da 5'9" announced that they'd be pairing up under the name "PRhyme" for a new joint album. Today, Sway premiered the first cut we've heard from the upcoming project, entitled "Courtesy."
Jump On It
LL Cool J
Give Jump On It (Prod. by DJ Premier) a listen - it's a new offering from LL Cool J. It was dropped on Friday, April 19th, 2013. LL Cool J's musical situation is improving with every new release, and Jump On It (Prod. by DJ Premier) will most definitely help the cause. It's a fine addition to the growing body of work LL Cool J has been developing since stepping foot in the game. We're looking forward to what LL Cool J has in store.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Feat. KRS-One & DJ Premier
A few days ago, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis revealed the tracklist for their sophomore album, This Unruly Mess I've Made, which is due out next week, on February 26th. The album is rather surprisingly feature-heavy, with appearances on every single record save one-- features come from a wide range of faces too, including OGs like Melle Mel, DJ Premiere, Kool Moe Dee, and young cats like Chance The Rapper, YG and Anderson .Paak. It's definitely a big melting pot of hip-hop.
PRhyme Feat. Black Thought
Black Thought recently made a thrilling return on Freddie Gibbs' "Extradite," and now The Roots emcee is back with the duo of Royce da 5'9" and DJ Premier, aka PRhyme, on "Wishin II." The new track is a remix of PRhyme's "Wishin," which originally featured Common and appeared on the duo's self-titled debut album, released a year ago.
Papoose has that sick flow on his brand new song, "Current Events," produced by DJ Premier. It's a sign of his burgeoning career that he's snagging tracks with great producers like Premier. He's working hard on his next album so keep posted as new tracks are sure to trickle in. When you're done with this check out one of his later offerings, "John F. Kennedy" featuring production by Havoc and a vocal spot for Cassidy.
March 9th (Biggie Tribute)
DJ Premier Feat. Stage Soul Music
As you may be aware, the legendary Notorious B.I.G.'s death anniversary is coming up this Sunday, on March 9th. DJ Premier has let go a new tribute he produced for the late MC, with very smooth vocals from a singer by the name of Stage Soul Music. The track details moments from Biggie's life and death, with a refrain that says, "it's unbelievable they don't know who shot you." It will have been 17 years since Biggie's untimely passing come Sunday, and you can keep your eyes peeled for our own tribute to the New York native, a list of some of his best collaborations.
Hold The City Down
Papoose & DJ Premier
New York might not be the ruling rap hub it was in the 90s, but it doesn't mean artists still aren't repping it the same way. Papoose and DJ Premier will always put on for their city, and today they've come together to do just that."Hold The City Down" upholds New York rap traditions, with Papoose bringing gritty, precise lyricism to Premier's hard boom bap drums and signature sample scratching on the chorus. The song will appear on the NBA 2k16 soundtrack, which has been curated by DJ Mustard, DJ Khaled, as well as Premier himself. Look out for the full OST to drop soon.
This morning we received the news that Pap and long-time girlfriend Remy Ma will appear on the forthcoming season of VH1's popular TV show "Love & Hip-Hop: New York." The New York native keeps the press going, with the release of a new leak off his upcoming album You Can't Stop Destiny.
Lane Boy (DJ Premier Remix)
Twenty One Pilots
21 has been an important number in music these days. 21 Savage has been the fastest-rising rapper of this year, and over in the "alt" world, the Twenty One Pilots have been all the rage. The Columbus duo recently won two awards at the AMAs, including "Favorite Artist - Alternative Rock." The Pilots have also earned a fan in legendary hip-hop producer DJ Premiere (who hasn't yet revealed any intention of working with 21 Savage).
Shake The Room
DJ Premier Feat. Bumpy Knuckles & Flavor Flav
Listen to Shake The Room , the new track by DJ Premier featuring Bumpy Knuckles & Flava Flav which was dropped on Sunday, February 26th, 2012. DJ Premier's odds keep getting better with each new leak, and Shake The Room will undoubtedly improve his chances of winning. It's a worthy addition to a respectable catalogue that has seen a lot of growth since DJ Premier debuted in this game. We're looking forward to the follow-up.