Audio Dope: Lloyd Banks – Hunting Season Freestyle

The legendary Lloyd Banks returns with a new freestyle over Jadakiss & Pusha T’s ‘Hunting Season’ that will have the streets pleading for more from the relativity quiet New York MC!!! Check it out here and hit him up on Twitter to drop a new tape – Continue reading Audio Dope: Lloyd Banks – Hunting Season Freestyle

AUDIO DOPE: KRS-One – Street Light: First Edition (Stream + Purchase)

When people talk about Hip-Hop culture it’s hard to not mention KRS-One…FACT!!! Over 30 years deep in the game KRS is still dropping albums like he’s hungry and his latest effort, Street Light, shows that he’s just as hungry as ever!!! Featuring dope production from DJ B. Original, Jesse West, DJ Static, Mlody and more, KRS spits nothing but bars, knowledge and positivity over 12 … Continue reading AUDIO DOPE: KRS-One – Street Light: First Edition (Stream + Purchase)

VIDEO DOPE: Focus The Truth – Northside To Southside (feat. Tony Yayo) (Official Video)

Jamaica Queens, Hip-Hop artist, Focus The Truth teams up with, G-Unit veteran, Tony Yayo for a slice of classic N.Y. Hip-Hop!!! The dope track, accompanied by an even doper video, is further proof that New York Hip-Hop is on the rise following recent releases from Skyzoo & Pete Rock, Joell Ortiz and, of course, the whole GxFR collective!!! Anyone that says real Hip-Hop is dead … Continue reading VIDEO DOPE: Focus The Truth – Northside To Southside (feat. Tony Yayo) (Official Video)

AZ – Legacy (Hosted by DJ Doo Wop) (DatPiff Stream + Download)

AZ returns with a brand new mixtape, hosted by the legendary DJ Doo Wop, that’ll make you think you’ve traveled back to the mid-90’s!!! Featuring some dope freestyles that will, again, remind the world why he got the only feature on Nas’ ‘Illmatic’!!! The ‘Drink Champs Intro’ says that his pen game fell off but we can’t co-sign that shit when this tape is so … Continue reading AZ – Legacy (Hosted by DJ Doo Wop) (DatPiff Stream + Download)

Apollo Brown & Joell Ortiz – Mona Lisa (iTunes Stream + Purchase)

This may just be 2018’s album of the year! YES, WE SAID IT!!! Apollo’s production is beautiful, hypnotic, soulful, and just plain and simply, Hip-Hop!!! Joell’s bars leaving you strongly reconsidering your Top 5 DOA as he drops gem after gem in the booth! Joell is an open book on this project and some of his words are extremely honest and touching (‘Reflections’, ‘Grace of … Continue reading Apollo Brown & Joell Ortiz – Mona Lisa (iTunes Stream + Purchase)

DJ Tape Deck King Presents The Fat Tape #3: Rawkus Classics (Mixcloud Stream)

If you love your late 90’s, early 00’s, underground Hip-Hop then Tape Deck King has got you people!!! T.D.K has dropped the third installment of his ‘The Fat Tape’ mix series on TrunkOfunk Radio and he’s looking back at some true underground classics courtesy of the legendary Rawkus Records!!! A massively influential label that dropped classics from the likes of Pharoahe Monch, Mos Def, Talib … Continue reading DJ Tape Deck King Presents The Fat Tape #3: Rawkus Classics (Mixcloud Stream)

Apollo Brown & Joell Ortiz – Decisions (Stream)

Apollo Brown and Joell Ortiz have recently announced their dropping a collaboration project together, called ‘Mona Lisa’, and the whole of Hip-Hop’s collective jaws have dropped! Apollo Brown has provided the culture with mad classics (including Ghostface Killah’s ‘The Brown Tape’) and Ortiz has been dropping lyrical gems for years, as a solo artist and member of Slaughterhouse, so this project is expected to raise … Continue reading Apollo Brown & Joell Ortiz – Decisions (Stream)

Method Man – Grand Prix (Official Video)

Method Man drops the video for the new single from his forthcoming album, ‘The Meth Lab 2: The Lithium’, called ‘Grand Prix’ which is produced by Dame Grease!!! The track proves that, no matter what, Method Man is still one of Hip-Hop’s G.O.A.T’s and that Wu-Tang Clan still ain’t nuttin’ ta f’ wit!!! Check the video here – Method Man – Grand Prix (Official Video) Continue reading Method Man – Grand Prix (Official Video)

Kool G Rap & 38 Spesh – Upstate 2 Queens (Official Video)

The legendary Kool G Rap and 38 Spesh have just dropped the first single from their forthcoming collaboration album ‘Son Of G Rap’ and it’s as hard as you would expect!!! Going back and forth over a pure New York beat, produced by 38, the duo keep it 100% street on this!!! Pure, uncut, dope straight from the grimy streets of NYC!!! Check the video … Continue reading Kool G Rap & 38 Spesh – Upstate 2 Queens (Official Video)