Earlier today, Queens emcees and good friends Action Bronson and Mayhem Lauren stopped by DJ Whoo Kid's studio at Shade 45 for several minutes of energized back and forth freestyling. The man feeding them beats?
Since hailing his own return with the new song "Correct," hedgehog enthusiast Charles Hamilton has been making the rounds to radio stations across the country and delivering thrilling freestyles each time.
Now that Your Old Droog has been revealed to be his own man, and not Nas in disguise, he's free to show his considerable skills in freestyles at radio stations. His latest has him heading up to Shade 45 to kick a cipher on Tony Touch's Toca Tuesdays program.
Just about two weeks ago, Bizzy Crook came up to Shade 45's NYC office to pay a visit to Statik Selektah's Showoff Radio show and kick a thrilling freestyle. Since then, he made a repeat visit, this time while Toca Tuesdays was on the air, and again came thro
A few weeks ago, Joey Bada$$ surprised us by showing up during Ab-Soul and Retchy P's freestyle on Shade 45, but unfortunately, he was there to hang out, not rap. Now he's returned to the radio station's studio to do just that.
Eminem's joint tour with Rihanna "The Monster Tour" came to a close recently, and with that Shade 45 has released a special podcast they did centered around the tour, including backstage interviews from the tour with Eminem, Mr. Porter and The Alchemist.
At this point, Los Angeles' Dilated Peoples have been in the game for over two decades, but after listening to their fifth studio album, Directors Of Photography (released today), it's clear that they've still got it.
Boldy James saw a rise in stock the other week when it was reported that he had signed with Nas on a new Mass Appeal imprint. Boldy was quick to put the rumors to rest with one simple tweet, but the blogs are still talking about it.
Maino performed “K.O.B. (Rules To This Shit)” live at Shade 45 studios whilst visiting DJ Kay Slay’s Streetsweepers Radio show. His strong, new mixtape K.O.B. (King of Brooklyn) is out now and available on our site!Stream Maino "K.O.B.
Kid Ink recently stopped by DJ Whoo Kid's Shade 45 radio show and performed 'Main Chick', a standout cut from his new studio album "My Own Lane", which you can cop by hitting the iTunes link below, ya dig?Peep Kid Ink Performs "Main Chick" On Shade 45 w/ DJ Wh