Blackout Top News

j live IDENTITY mixtape J Live   The Live Identity (Mixtape)

This mixtape is the first installment of “The Live Trilogy”. The Live Identity is a collection of J-Live songs, old, new, rare, hot and classic. Rangin from the first singles of the mid 90s to the new single for the upcoming album “S.P.T.A. Said Person Of that Ability” which hits the web and stores everywhere 9/27/11. Much like the album and it’s predecessor, the “Undivided Attention EP”, “The Live Identity” features the hip hop triple threat solo artist as a three man group (Emcee/DJ/Producer). This is an all J-Live compilation, mixed by DJ J-Live and hosted by J-live.

EDIT: Updated with new link.

share save 171 16 J Live   The Live Identity (Mixtape)

the red album Game   The R.E.D. Album (Snippets)

With less than two weeks to go before The R.E.D. Album drops, Game serves up a teaser of his long-awaited project. The 21 tracks boast appearances from Lil Wayne, Drake, Nelly Furtado, Tyler, the Creator, Snoop Dogg, Chris Brown, Young Jeezy, Big Boi, and many more. Executive producer Dr. Dre narrates the story.

Via Rap-Up.

Hit the jump to listen to 30-second snippets of The R.E.D. Album.

share save 171 16 Game   The R.E.D. Album (Snippets)

jordan mars blackmon 540x392 Mars Blackmon celebrates 25th birthday

On this day, 25 years ago, Spike Lee’s movie She’s Gotta Have It was debuted. In it, Spike introduced legendary character who goes by the name of Mars Blackmon. It wasn’t long enough before Nike took Mars to star in Jordan commercials and the rest is history. Check the article on She’s Gotta Have It and hit the jump to check various video ads with Mars and his main man Michael Jordan.

share save 171 16 Mars Blackmon celebrates 25th birthday

watch the throne cover Jay Z & Kanye West ft. Beyonce   Lift Off

Watch The Throne out now.

share save 171 16 Jay Z & Kanye West ft. Beyonce   Lift Off

Snoop Dogg “Stoners Anthem” Prod: Battle Cat Dir: Dah Dah

Via NR.

share save 171 16 Snoop Dogg   Stoners Anthem

dj clark kent 540x324 DJ Clark Kent   Grown & Sexy Vol. 9 (Mixtape)

It’s that time again! God’s favorite DJ blesses us with his Grown and Sexy Volume IX mixtape.

Download the mixtape here and for previous volumes go here.
Via The Source.

share save 171 16 DJ Clark Kent   Grown & Sexy Vol. 9 (Mixtape)

apathy celph titled Stop What Ya Doin Apathy feat. Celph Titled   Stop What Ya Doin (prod. by DJ Premier)

DJ Premier quote: “Apathy is the FIRST artist that I allowed to mix down a record that I produced… EVER!!! Shouts to my engineer Eddie Sancho who influenced him.”

Taken from Apathy’s Honkey Kong, out August 23rd.
Via 2DB.

share save 171 16 Apathy feat. Celph Titled   Stop What Ya Doin (prod. by DJ Premier)

timbo king ra the rugged man 540x540 Timbo King feat. R.A. The Rugged Man   High Ranking

Timbo King unveils his collaboration with R.A. The Rugged Man, “High Ranking.” Off Timbo’s album “From Babylon To Timbuktu”, in stores August 30th, 2011.

share save 171 16 Timbo King feat. R.A. The Rugged Man   High Ranking

Watch the official video for Cry Baby by Cee Lo Green.

Via RR.

share save 171 16 Cee Lo Green   Cry Baby

royce success is certain Royce Da 59 feat. Eminem   Writers Block (DJ Premier Remix) (CDQ)

EDIT: Updated with CDQ.

This will appear on Deluxe iTunes version of Succes Is Certain.
Via DJ Premier Blog.

share save 171 16 Royce Da 59 feat. Eminem   Writers Block (DJ Premier Remix) (CDQ)