19-year-old MC Raven Felix has just released Valifornia, her debut mixtape. Looking through the tracklist of the 14 track project, it doesn't resemble a debut, as heavyweights like Snoop Dogg, Smoke DZA and Chevy Woods all pop up on separate tracks.
The day before Fourth of July, Le$ teamed up with Cookin' Soul to bring you his chilled-out, Paid In Full-inspired ACE mixtape. If you thought the music couldn't get any more blunted, the Kush God himself is here to prove you wrong. Smoke DZA steps in for a remix of the mixtape's "The Hustle."
In 2009, when Curren$y started Jet Life Recordings, there were only two other members to the Jet Life crew: Young Roddy and Trademark da Skydiver. In the five years since, Jet Life has grown like kudzu.
To mark the 20th anniversary of Nas' Illmatic, a group of younger NYC rappers all hopped on The #Illmatic20 Tribute Mixtape today and took turns repurposing the album's tracks. One of the sure highlights is Smoke DZA's version of "Halftime."
As you may have heard, Nas' Illmatic turned 20 today, and NahRight and UpNorthTrips have celebrated by releasing a tribute tape. The #Illmatic20 Tribute Mixtape features contributions from NYC rappers like Smoke DZA, Troy Ave, Mr.
Stream and/or download "Believe In The Shied", a standout cut from Smoke DZA andy fellow R.F.C. member 183rd's new Ringside 2 EP, featuring Flatbush Zombies on the assist.
There's a major heavy metal influence here that calls to mind Limp Bizkit's earlier work. Can you dig it, though?
Fresh off the release of his new album Dream.ZONE.Achieve, and in the midst of WrestleMania XXX, the KushedGod himself has blessed us with the second instalment in his Ringside EP series. Production on the 8-track project was handled his by fellow R.F.C.