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Here’s some footage of three teams performing at the NYC edition of Rock The Bells on September 3rd. Up top is Mos Def and Talib Kweli. After the jump, the duo of Raekwon & Ghostface and the Slaughterhouse crew.

Rae, Ghostface & Slaughterhouse after the jump.

Via HHNM.

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oddisee rock creek park Oddisee   Mattered Much (feat. Olivier Daysoul)

From Oddisee’s new Rock Creek Park album.

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Martin Luther ETB 540x540 Martin Luther & 2Pac   Dont You Trust Me

Martin Luther:

This album is a collection of songs, thoughts and moments. As opposed to waiting until the perfect musician or engineer or budget became available to record an album, I took it upon myself to write and record most of these songs at home with my production team, The Nvizibilz…Pascael Arceneaux, Paisley Hinton, D’Antoni Parks, Niki Glaspie, Aaron Bellamy, Camus, Rebecca Roudman, Uriah Duffy, Sanford Biggers and Stic Man. Over the web, studio to studio from east to west, hotel room to airport bathroom, we cut vocals and edited parts and created music. This is for the fans. Creativity lives in all of us. For those who aren’t scared to dream, please download and share this music. ”THINK, IT AIN’T ILLEGAL YET”

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COLORSwebflyer DJ Phat Phillie @ Colors (Tap Tab Club, Schaffhausen)

On the 1st of October DJ Phat Phillie will be playing a set in club Tap Tab in Schaffhausen, Switzerland.
Support by Colors Team DJ’s: Pfund 500, Cutxact & Mack Stax.

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jay flag Jay Z   Public Service Announcement (Paul Nice Remix)

Paul Nice:

Never-before-released remix of Jay-Z’s “Public Service Announcement”. Originally intended to be included on my Black Album remix, this little biscuit will serve as the debut release of my new label, SURE SHOT! later this summer.
Only 500 copies to be released on 7″ vinyl.

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Above is the footage of Nas & Lauryn Hill performing If I Ruled The World, and hit continue reading for more gems. Nas brought out Large Pro, Pete Rock, Akinyele & more. All that after the jump.

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jadakiss space Jadakiss   Grind

Jada drops a new single from “Top 5 Dead Or Alive”. Produced by Humble Monstas (Bink! & Austin Dovercourt).

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SUMMER MURDA FRONT COVER 10.Deep & Federation Sound   Summer Murda (Mixtape)

10.Deep:

Labor Day Weekend is nearly upon us… And those that know Brooklyn know this weekend the streets of Flatbush and Crown Heights will explode for the Carribean Day parade. In the spirit of the many Caribbean nations pouring into our streets to tear it up, we decided to contribute to the mayhem by throwing a new mixtape project into the mix – one that would end the summer with a bang… or a murder.

We teamed up with the mighty Federation Sound to bring you Summer Murda, a unique 48-track soundclash mix full of exclusive dubplates from a wide range of dancehall’s greatest new and old artists – including the likes of Buju Banton, Vybz Kartel, Sean Paul, Chino, Mr. Lexx, Kardinal Offishall and Flippa Mafia to true OGs Johnny Osbourne, Shinehead and Freddie McGregor. Our collective focus was not to bring you the latest, newest dancehall, but to create something timeless.

Tracklisting & download link after the jump.

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share save 171 16 DNK, Connect, Latin Prince & Oli Dobolli @ Metropolis Arena (Skopje)

DJ Brans Worlwide Dot Vs. Geddy feat. M Dot Armageddon DJ Djaz DJ Brans Feat. M Dot & Armageddon   Worldwide (Dot Vs. Geddy)

This is the second extract of “The Branstorm”, the DJ Brans album who will be dropping in late 2011 with the featuring: M-Dot, Armageddon, DJ Djaz, Nutso, Dirt Platoon, Shaz IllYork, Spit Gemz, Wyld Bunch,Meyhem Lauren, B.A.M, DebOnAir, Gab Gotcha, Illus and more…

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