tweet  |  share
AZ – “The Genesis” (Freestyle)
By  |  01.02.2013  | Audio  |  tweet  |  share  |  tumblr
az

I’m sure I’m not the only one who wishes Nas utilized his Illmatic opener, “The Genesis,” better. Well, with just a slight delay of 19 years, Esco’s partner-in-rhyme at the time, AZ, puts the DJ Grand Wizard Theodore-sampling skit to good use with this nostalgic new freestyle. It comes in perfect timing as the Brooklyn MC is set to release Doe or Die II, the follow-up to his acclaimed 1995 debut, sometime this year.

 

 

Tags:
Comments: (0)
Post Your Comment
We will never send yoiu spam or publish or share your email information.

Greg Grease – “Forward”

 

 

If you’ve managed to get this far during the week, you probably deserve a break. And what good timing to introduce Greg Grease‘s latest video for “Forward”, a stripped down, less-is-more banger that doesn’t need to be overdramatic to get it’s point across. Directed by Adam Dunn as a part of his #LABB (Lights and a Backdrop) series, the visuals are as minimalistic as it gets, allowing the Grease, his DJ and his turntable to play centre stage. Check it out and be sure to pick up Greg Grease’s Black King Cole EP if you don’t already own it.

 

  1. Blu & Nottz (feat. Rashad) – “End of the World”
  2. CJ Fly (feat. A La $oul & Phife Dawg) – “Seek Well”
  3. Boldy James (feat. Earl Sweatshirt, Da$h & Domo Genesis) – “Reform School” (prod. by The Alchemist)
  4. Danny Brown (feat. Scrufizzer) – “Dubstep”
  5. Black Milk – “Dismal”
  6. Alterbeats (feat. Guilty Simpson & The Rockness Monstah) – “Fruit Punch”
  7. Snow Tha Product (feat. CyHi The Prynce) – “Hold You Down”
  8. Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Harold’s”
  9. Childish Gambino – “Yaphet Kotto”
  10. Stan Ipcus – “Wifey Material”
DaesAndTimes_500
SeasonsChanged
OneMinuteToMidnight_500
Cinematic
Basic CMYK
LegendsInTheMaking
MMLP2
LOTC_cover_v6
NewYorkCity