The spontaneous and eclectic Kosha Dillz has no borders when it comes to his music and “Where My Homies Be” is proof of his always appealing nature. Equipped with stimulating visuals full of kaleidoscope’esque images akin to an acid trip, courtesy of Director Robbie Barclay, the video will definitely leave a lasting impression on the listener. Adding Gangsta Boo and Murs to the equation only adds to the insanity on the track, as each emcee is able to effortlessly flow over Belief’s infectious instrumental. “Where My Homies Be” is featured on Kosha Dillz’ sophomore album Awkward In a Good Way, which is now available! Hit the jump for the visuals and album stream/buy-links.
“Hip-Hop used to be so classic, nowadays too many kids is not getting their ass kicked” says Jersey’s own Kosha Dillz, a rapper who’s never been afraid to speak his mind on a track. Whether you’re from the East or West Coast, you can’t deny the influence that Tupac Shakur had during his time on earth, and his posthumous efforts that have made him a household name. Reinjecting some forward thinking sounds with an addictive, yet loose flow, Dillz pays tribute to the emcee on the boastful joint “Tupac Gone Fishin,” directed by Tabi Bonney, which features some notable scenes of the emcee on a paddleboat with the ‘All Eyez On Me’ musician. “Tupac Gone Fishin” is just one of the many new songs you could hear on Dillz’ latest album Awkward In a Good Way, which is now available on iTunes through Murs 316, and stream, via BillBoard. Hit the jump for the visuals!
The ubiquitous Kosha Dillz has perhaps one of the most diverse groups of ‘rapper friends’ in quite possibly the history of the genre. To prove this point, the bi-coastal emcee recruits both Gangsta Boo and Murs for the debut leak “Where My Homies Be” off his sophomore solo album Awkward In A Good Way which is set to drop November 5th via Murs 316. Produced by Belief, whose whose composed tracks for the likes of Ghostface Killah, El-P, Talib Kweli, Action Bronson, Kelly Clarkson, Murs and Jean Grae, “Where My Homies Be” packs more ‘bounce to the ounce’ than Zapp & Roger. Stay tuned for the visuals to drop at an internet near you. Now hit the jump for the album stream and iTunes Pre-Order.
Malcolm Gladwell has recently released his latest book David and Goliath, which shows how to root for the underdog and take advantage of ‘the advantages of being disadvantaged.’ His series of books, specifically, Outliers and The Tipping Point, have sold over 5 million copies and inspired the likes of both Macklemore (“10,000 Hours”) and The Roots, in their song writing. Although most of the crowd were members of millionaire organizations last night for Live Talks Los Angeles, your favorite improv rapper Kosha Dillz managed to attend and kick a freestyle for the Rza of inventive theory.. hit the jump and check it out!
Sometimes you get the call to go into to work early. Kosha Dillz got the call to go into work late. With one week out, a trip to Europe with Matisyahu got Kosha on stage infront of 50,000 plus people in four festivals in various countries, kicked out of gas stations, lunch with platinum artists, and personal dances with 20 foot african puppets. Hit the jump.. this you gotta see.