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Thundercat returns with a feel good track groovy enough to extend summer a few weeks longer. It’s titled “Bus In the Streets.”

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Bubbling rhymer Phil Adé returns with a mellow groove set to appear on his R.O.S.E. project called “Xscape.” As the title implies, the track samples the 90’s, Atlanta-based group of the same name.


Phil Adé drops more new material from his R.O.S.E. (Result Of Society’s Evils) project with “Nas Told Me.” This time the DMV representer releases the track in visual form.

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DMV spitter Phil Adé has been bubbling for some time now, but he hasn’t quite reached his tipping point. The young MC is just one hit away, and is currently prepping a project titled R.O.S.E. (Result Of Society’s Evils), from which we receive “2 AM.”

Features, News

Ski Beatz, the man to thank for classic records from Jay-Z (“Feelin’ It,” “Dead Presidents”) and Camp Lo (“Luchini (This Is It)”), is still one of the best producer’s in the game and continues to prove so with each new release. The former Original Flavor member invited a select few journalists into his home for an exclusive listen […]

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Rockie Fresh – Driving 88 Mixtape   Rockie Fresh’s new mixtape, Driving 88, is 16 track experience is a direct reflection of what the MC has encountered over the last 12 months on the road. Rockie chronicles time spent between New York, L.A., and Chicago, where he’s experienced many new fans, people and places. Driving 88, […]

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DJ Tony Touch – Best of Toca Tuesday’s 2011 Mixtape   This is a compilation of freestyles from the Tony Touch & Al Lindstrom’s weekly Shade 45 Radio Show gathers 2011’s best freestyles. The tape features verses from 2012 Freshman Candidates Phil Ade, Machine Gun Kelly, Casey Veggies, and more…   Download after the jump.

News, Video

Phil Ade ft. Casey Veggies “P.O.P. Music”   Phil Ade teams with another potential 2012 XXL Freshman for the latest visual off of his #PhilAdeFridays2, dropping this Friday.  This is a nice way to end off the year for Ade, who is looking forward to landing on that XXL Magazine cover.  


XXL Kendrick Lamar Show – S.O.B.’s, Dec. 18 New York City, NY    Featuring – King Mez, Emilio Rojas, Phil Ade, & Kendrick Lamar   XXL put together a showcase headlined by Kendrick, featuring several 2012 Freshman Candidates.  The show was hosted by Shade 45’s Sway & Devi Dev of the Sway in the Morning Show. […]

Asher Roth – Pabst & Jazz Mixtape   Ash Roth is back with his latest offering, Pabst & Jazz.  As one of Hip Hop’s most slept on MC’s; Ash gives you 16 tracks to change your minds, enlisting the help of A$AP Rocky, Pac Div, Action Bronson, Phil Ade, and more…   Tracklist & Download […]