Month: March 2016

Hey beautiful listeners , today we explore r&b sonorities with a rookie that sounds really really interesting! Ladies & gentleman we open the doors to Los Angeles based rising star Vincent Coleman. Combining elements of...

Read More →

If you are addicted to the modern r&b flava,you know the seductive and chill sound of producers such as Illangelo,Noah “40” Shebib or the recent Los Angeles beatmaker DopeBoi (the man behind Bryson Tiller masterpiece Don’t), then...

Read More →
JACE - VIBRATIONS (PRODUCED BY RESOURCE)

JACE – VIBRATIONS (PRODUCED BY RESOURCE)

March 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ok,take a deep breath,buckle up and prepare to roll… Let’s fly to Atlanta to get familiar with emerging rapper Jace. The young performer is a member of the ATL based hip-hop collective Two-9 composed by Curtis...

Read More →
SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: COMFORT MUSIC

SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: COMFORT MUSIC

March 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Three months ago we delighted r&b lovers palate with the selection called Chase The Sound recommending brilliant pieces by Ro James,Tiffany Gouche,Roy Woods,Shay Lia,N.B.L and many others. R&B music is living a radical change and in our...

Read More →
MOKA ONLY FEAT. JON ROGERS - SP

MOKA ONLY FEAT. JON ROGERS – SP

March 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Super prolific underground emcee/producer Moka Only kicked off the year announcing plans to release an album every month in 2016,launching the first work entitled Brutal in January via canadian label Urbnet (they’re making an excellent work...

Read More →

Pro Era hip-hop producer Chuck Strangers pays tribute to Malik Isaac Taylor aka Phife Dawg (recently deceased from diabetes complications) resuming a milestone from A Tribe Called Quest fourth album Beats,Rhymes and Life. Yessir, Mr.Strangers put a spin...

Read More →
ODDISEE - SLOW GROOVE scratchtheblock

ODDISEE – SLOW GROOVE

March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Amir Mohamed el Khalifa better known by the stage name Oddisee, is a well-respected artist of the hip-hop underground music scene. The Washington,DC native performer got a lot of qualities that make him one of the...

Read More →
SUJAZZ - YOUR BOO (PRODUCED BY BAO.)

SUJAZZ – YOUR BOO (PRODUCED BY BAO.)

March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

We’re getting applause from disparate corners of the world: France,Germany,Detroit,New York,Atlanta,San Francisco,Tokyo,Italy…and we have to say thank you!Thank you to all fans around the globe but in particular we have to thank the talented artists,producers,musicians,singers,beatmakers,djs,rappers...

Read More →

 Ohio hip-hop underground spitter King Callis continues to blow our mind with really dope gems!  We discovered Callis music in 2015 with the interesting work entitled Brunch (Food For Thought) , appreciating his lyrical approach and...

Read More →
ITSROUTINE - TOLD YOU SO SCRATCHTHEBLOCK

ITSROUTINE – I TOLD YOU SO

March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

 Four months ago, neo-soul goddess Erykah Badu leapt back with a mixtape entitled But You Caint Use My Phone working alongside  Dallas-bred producer Zach Witness aka White Chocolate. Ms. Badu changes her musical direction towards new...

Read More →
DEXTER JORDAN - HENNESSY (KAISY JAY REMIX) | SCRATCHTHEBLOCK

DEXTER JORDAN – HENNESSY (KAISY JAY REMIX)

March 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

 If you are not familiar with Dexter J , prick up your ears and take notes because the man got so much class! Dexter O’Harold Jordan is an emerging singer,songwriter straight from Greensboro, North Carolina...

Read More →

 What up hip-hop old-school heads!! What up jazz-hop heads! Today we explore old-school-esque and jazz-hop beats through the artistry of hip-hop performer John Manselle- Young better known by the stage name Tang Sauce. The young Hartford...

Read More →

 After lulling our spirit with her delectable voice over the mellow beats by Soulection’s Mr.Carmak for the song called Throw Up included on the neo-soul selection Neo-Soul Renaissance , Baltimore based singer/songwriter Beya Likhari leaps back...

Read More →
LAY. - YIN YANG (PRODUCED BY J.BIRD) scratchtheblock

LAY. – YIN YANG (PRODUCED BY J.BIRD)

March 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

 Hey cool people,today we invite ya’ll to explore the dope and fresh world of Lay. Mariah Nathan aka Layfullstop or simply Lay. is a Birmingham native and Manchester based rookie able to pierce our mind...

Read More →
REDMAN - FUNKORAMA (COOKIN' SOUL REMIX) scratchtheblock

REDMAN – FUNKORAMA (COOKIN’ SOUL REMIX)

March 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hell yeah, spanish super producers Cookin Soul leap back with a dope treatment remix! Big Size and Zock dig in the crates to resume a solid hip-hop cut by Redman entitled Funkorama released in 1996...

Read More →