Two of Hip-Hop’s legends are creating a new genre of music to pour out your speakers – Black Hockey. Planet Asia and Ras Kass lyrically lay down the cross check, while on the boards, Numonics provides a quaint Renaissance beat that would have brought peace to King Arthur’s court. Last, DJ Heron cuts through the ice with a precise scratch chorus. The self proclaimed “Coachella stick up kid” Planet Asia and Ras Kass who “sips Mojitos out the Stanley Cup,” take turns on the throne in the latest visuals from Crazy Hood Film Academy. You can find “Kings” among other heavy hitters on J57 & Numonics’ LI FTW album dropping later this year. Hit the jump for the visuals and track download…
Definite Mass is preparing to release his album “Evolution” and today enjoy one of the album cuts entitled “It’s A Problem” featuring some of CA’s finest, Ras Kass and Planet Asia and produced by Scientist.
For LA heads, Definite Mass will also be performing live at his “Evolution” Album Release Party on June 24th at Zanibar in Santa Monica, CA.
A celebration dedicated to too many people to mention both living and resting (R.I.P. Guru), DJ Premier and the Beat Junkies (including DJ Rhettmatic and DJ Babu) absolutely obliterated hip-hop at the Echoplex on Saturday only to reconstruct it via expertly crafted golden age-inspired sets. Babu and Rhettmatic made their way through the likes of James Brown, Dead Prez, …
Dame’s crew is at it again with a flick to hype up Ski Beatz’s 24 Hour Karate School. The song featured in the video by Mos Def and Ski is available here. The link is still up so get it while supplies last. Additionally a video for “We Can Do It Big” already dropped and that song will be on the tape as well. The guest list is pretty heavy on this one (peep the tags) and Ski Beatz is no slouch behind the boards. That’s enough to mark my calender for its release on February 15th.