Month: December 2016

Toronto developed a signature sound that shaped the global music industry in a ground-breaking way. A fleet of producers rose from obscurity and launched their careers to dominate the international r&b/pop/hip-hop charts in a matter of a few...

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j.cole J.COLE - LIGHTS PLEASE (NUBBZ REMIX)

J.COLE – LIGHTS PLEASE (NUBBZ REMIX)

December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Europe is crawling with talented hip-hop producers/beatmakers and Netherlands often gave us a taste of the sound of its beat-wizards! Names such as FS Green,Perquisite,I.N.T,Chef Red,Jarreau Vandal,Stan Forebee,Moods,Full Crate contributed to push the dutch sound...

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 Yeah,yeah…we know,we know…you may be wondering why in the hell we’re talking about mainstream hip-hop music on scratchtheblock.com but don’t be too hasty,our friends… Hip-Hop music has much to offer to us in terms of...

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NEW TRACK CITY - HUSTLEMAN WITH A KAZOO

NEW TRACK CITY – AIN’T THE SAME

December 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The DMV area is an exciting and  huge hive of talents, a flourishing place when r&b and hip-hop eager-eared listeners can find cool stuff for their ears! GoldLink,Ciscero,Fat Trel,Kingpen Slim,Phil Ade,Wale,Logic,Abhi/Dijon,Oddisee (he’s almost ready to...

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1500 OR NOTHIN' - GIRL SCRATCHTHEBLOCK

1500 OR NOTHIN’ – GIRL

December 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

As you know, we are great admirers of producers and musicians and we always check the credits in order to get familiar with the genius behind an amazing song,and every day, right back to the...

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VIA ROSA - HERstory (PRODUCED BY ONGAUD)

VIA ROSA – HERstory (PRODUCED BY ONGAUD)

December 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last month we showcased the amazing hip-hop piece entitled Counterfeit skilfully wrapped by Chicago artists NoName,Saba,Phoelix and Brooklyn femcee Chelsea Reject. The compelling song is included on the compilation Countdown 2 Midnight by Chi-Town collective 119 , which recruited...

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In July we introduced to our audiences the bright talent of two Chicago artists: Loona Dae and Ora Kallop. They knocked we out with their good work entitled Die 4 U , a supa-soulful jam hanging...

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Hey cool listeners, hope your weeknd is going well! Today we talk about the most discussed album of the moment: 4 Your Eyez Only. The fourth studio album by Dreamville rapper J.Cole is generating a...

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 California-born rapper Herbert Anthony Stevens IV aka Ab-Soul dropped his fourth album entitled  Do What Thou Wilt via Top Dawg Entertainment label. As Soulo explained, it’s a concept project which takes as its starting point the ideology...

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Philly hip-hop mogul DJ Jazzy Jeff got us used to sonic miracles through his pure hip-hop beats, mellow and jazzy grooves. The bright veteran grammy award winning musician/producer/songwriter James Poyser is a living legend among nu-soul and...

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OUTKAST - ATLIENS (JAKE MILLINER REMIX)

OUTKAST – ATLIENS (JAKE MILLINER REMIX)

December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

 The hip-hop masterpiece A Handshake To The Brain by U.K group Hawk House introduced to us the bright talent of british beat-wizard Jake Milliner. The man behind one of our fave tracks of the last...

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r&b neo-soul music Ella Mae games produced by Lewis D

ELLA MAE – GAMES (PRODUCED BY LEWIS D)

December 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ok,ok…it’s official! London native and Brighton based singer/songwriter/pianist Ella Mae is one of our favorite emerging artists from the U.K urban scene along side other acts such as Emmavie , Ego Ella May, Tom Misch...

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A3C Music (stands for All 3 Coasts) is one of the most exciting festival which takes place every year in Atlanta,drawing a crowd of hip-hop lovers and hosting big names such as veteran artists Bone...

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