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$AP Nast, and more. Check it out below.
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Lupe Fiasco has released his lead single from his forthcoming album Tetsuo & Youth, “Mission.” The first single begins with a 90 second overlapping audio of people talking about their struggles with cancer. Check it below.
L.A.’s TDE and Black Hippy rapper Ab-Soul has released These Days…, his follow-up to the 2012 album Control System. Soulo has been building anticipation for the album by sharing tracks for months, most of which are featured on the album: “Dub Sac,” “Tree Of Life,” “These Days,” “Closure,” “Stigmata,” and “Hunnid Stacks.” Because the album was leaked in entirety, it appears that Soul Brother Number 1 + 1 wanted to counter the leak with a SoundCloud stream of the album. The album features SZA, ScHoolboy Q, Lupe Fiasco, Nikki Jean, Rick Ross, Jinx, Short Dawg, Jhené Aiko, Kendrick Lamar, Action Bronson, Asaad, Jay Rock, RaVaughn, Danny Brown, Delusional Thomas, Lupe Fiasco and JMSN. It also has production from the likes of J. Cole and Mac Miller. Stream the whole LP below.
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Mississippi MC, Big K.R.I.T., recently announced what he would release 7 new pieces for 7 days in anticipation of his forthcoming sophomore album, Cadillatica, dubbing it the “Week of K.R.I.T.” Tomorrow will be the last day for this installment. So if you haven’t been keeping up with it, you can catch up below.
Revolt TV returns with their second documentary in The Year of Pharrell. The 30-minute piece reflects around the incredible year the artist-producer-designer Pharrell Williams, including topping the charts with hits from Daft Punk and Robin Thicke, to receiving nominations at the 2014 GRAMMY Awards and 2014 Academy Awards. Steve Stoute, Pusha T, Timbaland, and more speak on Pharrell in the documentary. Check out the trailer below.
Curren$y’s highly anticipated New Jet City mixtape features Jadakiss, Wiz Khalifa, Rick Ross, Young Roddy, Trademark Da Skydiver, Styles P, Juvenile, Lloyd, Trinidad James, French Montana and Juicy J. Tracklist and download below.
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