North Carolina duo MindsOne have linked up with Jamla artists Thee Tom Hardy & Rapsody for the new cut Code Of Ethics produced by Oddisee. The song will appear as bonus track on KON Sci & Tronic’s upcoming EP with Kev Brown duo out later this year.
Apathy is preparing to take his career to another level with the release of his third-solo LP, Honkey Kong, which will be released on 8-23-2011. The Connecticut emcee and The Get Busy Committee and AOTP member has undeniably crafted his best project to date and it includes production from Apathy, DJ Premier, DJ Muggs, Statik Selektah, Evidence, Da Beatminerz and Teddy Roxpin among others. Guest appearances on Honkey Kong include Xzibit, Slaine, Vinnie Paz, Esoteric, Ill Bill, Celph Titled, Action Bronson, General Steele (Smif N Wessun) and Mad Lion.
EDIT: Catch Apathy talking about new album on HipHopDX.
Just Blaze talks about the difference between DJ’ing a concert performance and a party, casting for Master of The Mix, working on Detox, and other upcoming projects. Just Blaze’s advice for up and coming producers, start DJ’ing.
The Chef rocks over a 9th Wonder instrumental as Raekwon joins Kooley High’s Rapsody for the new cut Black Diamonds produced by 9th. The track will appear on Rapsody’s album Thank H.E.R. Now, coming out soon.
Casebasket is the first track to leak from the mix and it’s produced by X-Ecutioners member and world renowned turntablist Boogie Blind, who brings Roots-style beats and smooth Rhodes motifs that perfectly complement Grae’s distinctive voice and jazzy flow.