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OverDoz. “Why We Never Leave The Ghetto”

by Zatoon

L.A.-based rap group OverDoz. has been gearing fans up for their major label debut, 2008, for quite some time, having already leaked several cuts from the album, including their Pharrell-produced standout “Last Kiss.” For their latest single, “Why We Never Leave The Ghetto,” rather than getting a guest verse or a hook, the four-man crew recruits some heavy-hitting musicians instead: G-Funk revivalist […]

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Straight Outta Compton trailer: the NWA story

by Zatoon

WARNING: VIDEO CONTAINS STRONG LANGUAGE The first trailer for Straight Outta Compton, the biopic of rap group NWA, is finally here after years in development. It begins with footage of hip hop legends and NWA originals Dr Dre. and Ice Cube driving around their old Californian neighborhood in the present day. Compton was once considered […]

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T SHIRT TUESDAYS PRESENTS: THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES TEE

by Zatoon

Last week’s The City of Chicago was mobbin with Al Capone but lets truck on over to give the west coast mob some love! Where the days are hot and the beaches shine, comes The City of Los Angeles. From the uprising of Eazy E, Tupac, Ice Cube, and Snoop Dogg comes a different era of hip hop with raw beats […]

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Kendrick Lamar f. Dr. Dre – “Compton” (prod. Just Blaze)

by Zatoon

The anticipation continues to build as Kendrick Lamar drops another track off his debut album, “good Kid, m.a.a.d. city,” out October 22nd. Based off everything released so far, the album is shaping up to possibly be an album of the year candidate. Check it out. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]Tweet

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Kendrick Lamar featuring Dr. Dre – The Recipe

by Zatoon

Just released this morning the new single “The Recipe,” by Kendrik Lamar featuring Dr.Dre. The track is produced by Scoop Deville and it’s the first single from the young Compton native under the Aftermath/Interscope umbrella. The song has a mellow West coast feeling that I am not surprised Dr.Dre couldn’t resist. Check it out and […]

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