HIP HOP UNDERGROUND

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OSHUN – AFAHYE

August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Their name is Oshun, their ethnic afro style reminds Les Nubians,Zap Mama and Eryka Badu, their remarkable music sounds like ThEESatisfaction . The New York based hip-hop duo is composed by femcees Niambi Sala and Thandiwe and...

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1ST DOWN – DETROIT’S FINEST

July 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

On February we released an extra-dope selection , Dillalicious,to pay homage to the one and only J.Dilla. On that occasion we spun a massive tune by 1st Down titled A Day With The Homiez. Today we...

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SCIENZE – ELLA

July 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Howdy beautiful scratchers, today we wanna focus our attention on a must have project released by Scienze. The Brooklyn producer and emcee earned several praises by renowned music sites like Okayplayer,2DopeBoyz and DJ Booth and...

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OLD NICK – MAD SUMMER EP

July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today we stumbled upon an interesting project by Old Nick.  Old Nick is another moniker of japanese DJ/producer DJ Hasebe that we met on Digging In The Crates Vol.3 and The Remix Session Vol.4 .  Mr. Hasebe...

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KATRAH-QUEY – WOVEN IN THE FABRIC

July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Scratchtheblock.com aficionados stumbled upon Desmond Hollins aka Katrah-Quey on jazz-hop selection titled Walking With The Giants ! The New Orleans native hip-hop producer has been like an epiphany for us, delighting our ears with his craftmanship, making...

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REDEFINITION – BAHIA AFFAIR EP

July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Time to spotlight something really really cool! We had the opportunity to listen to the promo  of Bahia Affair EP by Redefinition and now we can assert that this project scheduled for August 12th , it’s...

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MUSIQ MAN – THE JOURNALS

July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

U.K is a place where music tasters can live great sonic experiences and in order to give a proof of U.K black music fertile ground , we are ready to recommend the music of a...

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ADaD X MADLIB – IN SEARCH OF THE UNSEEN

July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

On da jazz-hop selection titled Walking With The Giants, we spun a dope hip-hop gem by Chicago emcee/producer Mc ADaD and today we wanna recommend a brand new project by the talented rapper titled In Search...

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We introduced ya Orange County underground hip-hop group, The Doppelgangaz on our dope jazz-hop selection titled Jazz-Hop Hooray! EP and Matter Ov Fact released this year their 7th full-length album titled Peace Kehd, cooking really impressive...

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 The time is come!!! The group The Red,Gold & Green Machine released their long awaited album called Planet Africa. We introduced them launching the lead single titled The Look Of Love and their sophomore single titled...

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CLEVER JEFF – JAZZ HOP SOUL

June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Tonight we are going to introduce ya a brilliant full lenght jazz-hop album written, arranged, performed and produced by Oakland based artist Clever Jeff. Jazz Hop Soul is Clever Jeff debut album released in 1994. So...

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OTHASOUL – REAL TALKS EP

June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

 A few days ago we recommended the smooth hip-hop joint titled Changing Me by OthaSoul and Tom Mish. This evening we recommend OthaSoul EP titled Real Talks released last year. It’s a very impressive proof...

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K.SPARKS - THE BLUE TAPE 2

K.SPARKS – THE BLUE TAPE 2

May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Queens rapper/songwriter as well as dope recording artist K.Sparks delivered on February an excellent project titled The Blue Tape 2. Mr.Sparks earned his stripes with an eclectic style made of hip-hop,soulful beats,jazz as well as...

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MAN OF BOOM – BACK TO THE BOOM

May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you are a crate digger or simply an old school hip-hop taster, maybe the project that we are going to spotlight will represent a special discovery! Man Of Boom is an underground hip-hop trio...

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HIGH DEF – MILK AND HONEY EP

May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Howdy beautiful people around the world, today we highlight an impressive project that surely will grab your attention and your senses! We are talking about Milk and Honey an EP released this year by High...

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