Emotions run high in light of the recent murders of two black men at the hands of police officers: Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minnesota. With that in mind, Chris Brown releases a freebie titled “My Friend.”

Ahead of releasing his Cool Aid album on July 1, Snoop Dogg delivers a new song titled with “Kush Ups,” featuring longtime collaborator Wiz Khalifa.

Southern connection Ludacris and Big K.R.I.T. rap over proper production from Mike Will Made-It? Yes, we have time for that.

Veteran wordsmith Buckshot and producer P-Money have a collaborative project on the way called Backpack Travels. The duo offered up a visual for the project’s single, “Flute,” featuring Joey Bada$$ and CJ Fly.

Harlem’s own Smoke DZA is coming for blood on his upcoming Dream.ZONE.Achieve LP. Previous releases from the project infer that he’s taken his talents to levels unforeseen by fans and that remains consistent on a CJ Fly-assisted song titled “ZONE.”

CJ Fly keeps the momentum going for his Pro Era clique with a new mixtape titled Thee Way Eye See It.

Boom-bap rap is alive an well on this new release from Pro Era’s CJ Fly. Titled “Sadderdaze,” the track features another worthy lyricist in Ab-Soul.

We keep a keen an eye on purveyors of quality rhymes like Brooklyn clique, Pro Era. With that said, take a moment to hear crew member CJ Fly deliver a fresh batch of bars on a new tune called “Still The Motto.”

Joey Bada$$ and Pro Era (aka Progressive Era) brethren Capital STEEZ and CJ Fly add another quality jam to their short, but potent list of tracks with “Like Water.” The soothing piano and boom-bap drums set the tone for the trio’s take on 90s styled bars. Certified beat maestro Statik Selektah produced the track, which […]

Talented young New York City MC, Joey Bad@$$ has been making a name for himself since his lauded 1999 mixtape dropped a few weeks back. Jay-Z’s viral home, Life + Times, sat down with Joey and his Pro Era crew on the set of a new video and they talked about their big show at the famed, SOB’s in New York. […]

Newcomer Joey Bada$$ is picking up momentum with his gritty sound, one emulated from the golden era of rap in the 1990s. “Hardknock” will be featured on Joey’s 1999 project dropping June 12th.