• scratchtheblock TERRACE MARTIN AND SMINO - PECANS
    17 2017 December

    TERRACE MARTIN AND SMINO – PECANS

    At scratchtheblock.com we love music and we love art!! In particular we love da connection between visual art and music,because they represent two different art forms , that differ substantially in terms of consumer perception...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK ADRIA KAIN - BRIDGE
    16 2017 December

    ADRIA KAIN – BRIDGE

    As you know Toronto is an hotbed of incredible talents and today we want to share with y’all something really really interesting that definitely knocked we out! Recently we stumbled upon singer/songwriter Adria Kain, an...

  • scratchtheblock CRAYON FEAT. GRACY HOPKINS - FAITH
    15 2017 December

    CRAYON FEAT. GRACY HOPKINS – FAITH

    In June we invited our listeners to get familiar with the refined sound of The Nightbirds , an interesting project brainchild of french producers FKJ, Darius, Crayon and Berlin-based vocalist Wayne Snow. Well, today we stumbled upon...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PATRICK PAIGE II - YOU AIN'T MISSING TOO MUCH
    10 2017 December

    PATRICK PAIGE II – YOU AIN’T MISSING MUCH

    Fin , The Drum Chord Theory , Steve’s Lacy Demo and Prelude are compelling projects performed by some members of grammy-nominated band The Internet! Yessir, Syd, Steve,Matt and Patrick work on their own material as solo artists , apart...

  • scratchtheblock ALWAYS NEVER - FEEL IT
    08 2017 December

    ALWAYS NEVER – FEEL IT

    Da squad is planning a trip to Toronto to discover some interesting emerging names from the thriving local r&b/hip-hop music scene!! Canada and in particular Toronto are giving a tons of great music, thanks the...

  • scratchtheblock J.LAMOTTA AND  THE DIZZY SPARROW - ADVICE
    04 2017 December

    J.LAMOTTA AND THE DIZZY SPARROW – ADVICE

    As a genuine music platform , born with the main aim to spread and support quality music performed by emerging artists  , we work hard to discover new talents and we work hard to push their...

  • scratchtheblock HALF-A-MIL FEAT. TY$ - TOO MANY WAYS (PRODUCED BY HIT-BOY AND JANSPORT J)
    02 2017 December

    HALF-A-MIL FEAT. TY$ – TOO MANY WAYS (PRODUCED BY HIT-BOY AND JANSPORT J)

    Chauncey Hollis , better known by the stage name Hit-Boy and Dominic Hunn aka Dom Kennedy are two hip-hop acts that we like to describe as inspiring artists and clever business men!!! They established themseves in the hip-hop...

  • scratchtheblock AZEKEL - DON'T WAKE THE BABIES (PRODUCED BY ADELIGHT)
    02 2017 December

    AZEKEL – DON’T WAKE THE BABIES (PRODUCED BY ADELIGHT)

    Nigerian-born and London-based triple-threat Azekel Adesuyi known as Azekel leaps back and set the mood with a sultry new single entitled Don’t Wake The Babies.  For those who don’t know Azekel , we can say...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK ROY WOODS - THE WAY YOU SEX (PRODUCED BY DF)
    01 2017 December

    ROY WOODS – THE WAY YOU SEX (PRODUCED BY DF)

    Ovo Sound artist, Roy Wood$ finally drops his brand new album entitled Say Less. At scratchtheblock.com we’re great fans of this incredible artist equipped with a superb vocal tone that reminds us the King of...

  • scratchtheblock EMMITT JAMES - NEWPORTS (PRODUCED BY PNAHSI)
    30 2017 November

    EMMITT JAMES – NEWPORTS (PRODUCED BY PNAHSI)

    We’re in the marvelous City Of Angels,baby!!!! And we’re so fucking exciting because our losangeleno peers are giving us a tour of the city, in order to experience the L.A-lifestyle, tasteful local food (at Philippe the...

PABLO QUEU FEAT. JEROME THOMAS - DEJA VU

PABLO QUEU FEAT. JEROME THOMAS – DEJA VU

November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Time to offer to our fans something really really soulful! Canary Island producer/musician  Pablo Queu delights our senses and set our synapsis on fire with his brand new work entitled Habitats, in particular with the...

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ALEX ISLEY FEAT. TERRACE MARTIN - ON II U

ALEX ISLEY FEAT. TERRACE MARTIN – ON II U

October 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Singer, songwriter,producer,arranger,performer Los Angeles based Alex Isley is a kind of artist able to send tingles up and down your spine. After collaborating with a plethora of artists that includes Bryson Tiller,Kendrick Lamar,Scarface,Elhae,Phora,Brandon Williams,Robin Thicke...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK REUBEN VINCENT - BB GUNS (PRODUCED BY KHRYSIS)

REUBEN VINCENT – BB GUNS (PRODUCED BY KHRYSIS)

October 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

 2017 is turning out to be a great and fruitful year for hip-hop mogul 9th Wonder and his squad at Jamla Records.  Recently Jamla queen, Rapsody released her best album entitled Laila’s Wisdom counting on...

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BEST SOUTHERN HIP-HOP 2017

ELEVATOR JAY – AIN’T NOTHIN’ FINER

October 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Da south area got something to say!!!! Since we fell in love with hip-hop , we learned to embrace with reverance  the full spectrum of this incredible art form: from west coast to east coast, from...

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Atlanta/Baltimore hip-hop collective Spillage Village is living a fruitful moment and each member is earning recognition and respect from critics,artists,media and labels. Consisting of hip-hop duo Johnny “Olu O. Fann” Venus and Doctur “Eian Undrai Parker”...

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After delighting us with superlative productions for the likes of Ye Ali,TUT and Michael da Vinci ,  Jackson hip-hop producer Desmond Sanders aka D.Sanders leaps back with a new offering . Drawing inspiration from the greats like Pharrell, Drumma...

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Damn….it’s always a pleasure to be witness to artists’s evolution,especially when it comes to  neighbors like Brasstracks. The chemistry between Ivan Jackson and Conor Rayne led them to build a solid reputation,respect and international recognition through important awards...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK SLY5THAVE FEAT. JIMETTA ROSE - LET ME RIDE

SLY5THAVE FEAT. JIMETTA ROSE – LET ME RIDE

October 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

 Texas multi-instrumentalist Sylvester Onyejiaka better known by the stage name Sly5thAve will drop in November the ambitious project entitled The Invisible Man: An orchestral Tribute to Dr.Dre. The forthcoming album , as its title suggests , is...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: THE REMIX SESSION 13

SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: THE REMIX SESSION 13

October 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

4 months ago we dropped the 12th volume of The Remix Session , a successful series of accurate selections of the most impressive remixes,revisitations,re-arrangements of hip-hop,r&b,jazz and neo-soul pieces. We launched the series with the...

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Today da squad offers to r&b eager listeners something really really eargasmic and supa-catchy! Yezzir, Bay Area singer,ultra talented songwriter Michaela “Mickey” Shiloh knocks we out with a superb smooth r&b cut entitled Zoom In. Despite her...

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In da early ’90s the thriving hip-hop scene is enriched by the development of a sub-genre known as G-Funk!! Oh yes , people experienced the powerful impact of masterpieces such as The Chronic,Doggystyle,Regulate,The Prodigal Son,Safe+Sound...

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We follow Berlin-based songbird Namuuna , since she dropped her fantastic cover of Black Streets ‘s No Diggity  ,  she also appeared on our r&b selection Comfort Music impressing the listeners with her soulful approach. Today...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK EUROZ - NEED ME SOME (PRODUCED BY REEZY)

EUROZ – NEED ME SOME (PRODUCED BY REEZY)

October 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Today we want to recommend something hot for da hip-hop heads out there, so come with us to Las Vegas to knock on the Still Movin label doors and get familiar with the last offering...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK SARA ELIZABETH CHARLES - TALLER

SARAH ELIZABETH CHARLES – TALLER

October 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two years ago we dropped a jazz selection called Moonray packed with artists such as The RH Factor,Gregory Porter,Harvey Mason,Jarrod Lawson and Sarah Elizabeth Charles. Sarah Elizabeth impressed us with her boundless potential and incredible vocal skills...

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SCRATCHTHEBLOCK AMBER NAVRAN - HE'S BEEN GONE

AMBER NAVRAN – HE’S BEEN GONE

October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Moonchild is one of the most impressive,appealing and exciting major breakthroughs of recent years. The gifted trio from Los Angeles developed a simple but successful formula, creating a sound that flirts with neo-soul,spruced up with touches...

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