Fresh off their European tour, Brooklynati duo Tanya Morgan are excited to celebrate the digital release of “You & What Army” by releasing the video to “Rock The Bells,” a brand new visual from the project. The single finds Von and Don settled atop a Brooklyn roof, their Lessondary crew of Black Spade, DJ ILL Digits, Aeon, P. So and Spec Boogie in tow, as the duo celebrates and kicks back, enjoying the success that they’ve garndered by staying true to themselves.
Keep an eye out for Tanya Morgan’s next album, which they’ll be working with popular producer, 6th Sense.
Music is an auditory experience, but sometimes it takes a photo to truly capture a great show. That’s why URB trained our lens all over the country in 2011, capturing the artists and fans who make an event more than the sum of the music played. From Berlin to Bonnaroo, from ravers to Rock The Bells, here’s our hundred favorite photos that serve as a silent playlist capturing the past year.
Supernatural is someone who has made his entire career by his courage to wow the crowd with impeccable freestyles. As many consider that a curse, I consider it one of the greatest and most difficult tasks in the world. This is the man who invented the Object Freestyle. As i was trained by the legendary C Rayz Walz, (think about how awesome it was to be on MTV teaching little jewish kids to rap,) Supernatural puts an extra sprikle on what it means to freestyle. The current host of the Rock the Bells festival drops altitude. Enjoy.
Kosha Dillz gives a recap on how to grind at west coast rock the bells, rocking 3 stages in one day in LA and also hitting the grind time now stage in san francisco with Mad Illz. Highlights include being introduced by the Rza as the “first jewish rapper in the guiness book of world records to play all three stages” and hitting the main stage before Blackstar!
Rock the Bells continues tomorrow at Governor’s island in NY and then heads to Boston on September 10th to finish the 20,000 plus attendee hip hop manifesto that features Nas, Mobb Deep, SlaughterHouse, Childish Gambino, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Mac Miller, Gza, Raekwon, Cypress Hill and tons of other acts. The festival is not to be missed!
LRG Clothing Co x Dirty Science will present Exile’s “Intro To The Outro” mixtape as a free download on August 31st, 2011. The mixtape features all Exile production that covers key songs in Exile’s lengthy catalogue while featuring brand new exclusive material never heard before. The list of exclusives include new music featuring MF Doom, Bun B, Blu, Fashawn, Aloe Blacc, Dag Savage (Johaz & Exile), Co$$ and others. LRG will be distributing the physical mixtapes for free at Rock the Bells so make sure to stop by their booth in each city.
Exile is also preparing the release of his first self-produced rap album entitled “4TRK MIND” dropping October 4th via Soul Spazm Records x Dirty Science.
Today, enjoy the free mp3 download of the song “Leimert Park” featuring Co$$ …