After ending the year with a bang by teaming up with Shankz0 to release Inure, APPOLLONIA (fka DJ SPK) is starting 2015 strong. APPOLLONIA and StereoTypez have released their first installment of StereoTypez Radio. The mix features favorites from from Mac Miller, Ab-Soul, MellowHype, Domo Genesis, J. Cole, Yung Plus Anutha, Kendrick Lamar and more. Stream and download below. Continue reading @Appolloniathedj x StereoTypez Radio
After changing her name from DJ SPK to APPOLLONIA earlier this morning, APPOLLONIA also released a new mix, Caffeine Dreams. Appollonia spins tracks from Mac Miller, Domo Genesis, MellowHype, Logic, Ab-Soul, Statik Selektah, Raekwon, Joey Bada$$, A$AP Nast, and more. Check it out below.
Continue reading @AppolloniatheDJ (fka DJ SPK) / Caffeine Dreams (Live Mix)
To celebrate the one-year anniversary of his sophomore album, Watching Movies With The Sound Off, Mac Miller gave us a loosie track titled “Melt” featuring TDE’s Schoolboy Q. In addition to releasing the original version of the album’s intro track, “The Star Room”, the Pittsburgh rapper posted the previously unreleased Pete Rock produced track to commemorate. Check out below.
Continue reading Melt // Mac Miller x ScHoolboy Q (prod. Pete Rock) [Unreleased]
L.A.’s TDE and Black Hippy rapper Ab-Soul has released These Days…, his follow-up to the 2012 album Control System. Soulo has been building anticipation for the album by sharing tracks for months, most of which are featured on the album: “Dub Sac,” “Tree Of Life,” “These Days,” “Closure,” “Stigmata,” and “Hunnid Stacks.” Because the album was leaked in entirety, it appears that Soul Brother Number 1 + 1 wanted to counter the leak with a SoundCloud stream of the album. The album features SZA, ScHoolboy Q, Lupe Fiasco, Nikki Jean, Rick Ross, Jinx, Short Dawg, Jhené Aiko, Kendrick Lamar, Action Bronson, Asaad, Jay Rock, RaVaughn, Danny Brown, Delusional Thomas, Lupe Fiasco and JMSN. It also has production from the likes of J. Cole and Mac Miller. Stream the whole LP below.
Continue reading Ab-Soul / These Days (stream)
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib have been working on the collaborative album, Piñata, since 2009. Now the project is finally ready to be released. The album is set to feature 17 songs, and, according to the duo’s press release, is “a gangster Blaxploitation film on wax.” It will feature Mac Miller, Early Sweatshirt, Ab-Soul, Raekwon, Danny Brown, BJ The Chicago Kid and others. and Scarface, among others. The project is slated to be released March 18, 2014 via Madlib Invazion. Check below for the track “Robes” from the project and more.
Continue reading Freddie Gibbs & Madlib “Piata” Release x Tour Dates
My favorite TDE member Ab-Soul joins forces with Mac Miller for the new track “The End Is Near”. Check it out below.
Continue reading The End Is Near // Ab-Soul x Mac Miller
This collaboration includes additional features from Black Thought, Ab-Soul, Killer Mike, Skyzoo, Posdnous, Fashawn, Lil Wayne, and more.
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