• SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: THE REMIX SESSION 13
    13 2017 October

    SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: THE REMIX SESSION 13

    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...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK MICKEY SHILOH FEAT. ROWLAN - ZOOM IN (PRODUCED BY NABEYIN)
    10 2017 October

    MICKEY SHILOH FEAT. ROWLAN – ZOOM IN (PRODUCED BY NABEYIN)

    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...

  • scratchtheblock LIL WOOFY WOOF - PURPLE KUSH 94' (PRODUCED BY ESCO)
    09 2017 October

    LIL WOOFY WOOF – PURPLE KUSH 94′ (PRODUCED BY ESCO)

    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...

  • scratchtheblock NAMUUNA - TIMELESS LOVE (PRODUCED BY BODIKHUU)
    08 2017 October

    NAMUUNA – TIMELESS LOVE (PRODUCED BY BODIKHUU)

    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...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK EUROZ - NEED ME SOME (PRODUCED BY REEZY)
    07 2017 October

    EUROZ – NEED ME SOME (PRODUCED BY REEZY)

    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...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK SARA ELIZABETH CHARLES - TALLER
    07 2017 October

    SARAH ELIZABETH CHARLES – TALLER

    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...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK AMBER NAVRAN - HE'S BEEN GONE
    06 2017 October

    AMBER NAVRAN – HE’S BEEN GONE

    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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    30 2017 September

    TWOLIPS – YELLOW GOLD

    For better or worse,  it is not easy to discover a kind of good music able to fire the synapses! But nevertheless,sometimes we stumble upon interesting pieces that provide incredible feelings,emotions and good vibrations. Allow us to...

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    29 2017 September

    SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: VOODOO JAZZ

    Stetsasonic, Guru, Digable Planets,A Tribe Called Quest,Preemo, Buckshot LeFonque , Jazz Liberatorz are just a few names of artists which contributed to spread a distinctive hip-hop sound wisely mixed with jazz sample or jazz instrumentations!  What we...

  • SCRATCHTHEBLOCK LUTE FEAT. EARTHGANG - PREMONITION (PRODUCED BY CAM O'BI)
    28 2017 September

    LUTE FEAT. EARTHGANG – PREMONITION (PRODUCED BY CAM O’BI)

     After knocking we out with da ultra-dope hip-hop jam Juggin (included on our hip-hop selection Shugah Shorty) finely wrapped by producer Savion Allen , Charlotte rapper Lute decides to unleash another impressive leak from his...

Oh Gosh!!! The superlative and exquisite joint that we’re going to introduce to you is a stunning collaboration between three incredible talents. One months ago Soulection affiliate producer Da-P teamed up with canadian singer Sun...

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Madison young and talented rapper Davon “Trapo” Prather sticks another feather in his cap with the cut called Break From Me. After impressing hip-hop heads,bloggers and influential media (such as XXL,Pigeons And Plans and The Fader just...

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We grew up with a steady diet of great great music performed by D’Angelo, Jill Scott, India Arie, Leela James, Calvin Richardson,Maxwell,Dwele,Brian McKnight,Amell Larrieux,Lauryn Hill,N’Dambi,Eric Roberson and the list goes on & on!  In terms...

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After a ten years hiatus , singer,songwriter and producer Gwen Bunn leaps back with a brand new project entitled Safe Travels. Scratchtheblock.com crew has the utmost respect for this phenomenal artist from Decatur , able...

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scratchtheblock KINTARO - WEST

KINTARO – WEST

June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Drunk , Triumph and Universal are three interesting opus with a common thread! The artists behind the projects got the same blood running thruough their veins. The blood of Bruner family where a virtuoso bassist...

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TAY WALKER – A CRAZY THING CALLED LOVE

June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

We live in New York, Flatbush to be exact but damn…we have to admit the Los Angeles area is cranking out a lot of quality music. Recently great projects poured down on us , exciting...

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The homies at Touching Bass deserve a great deal of congratulation for their recent stunning exclusive compilation entitled Afro Chronicles: Volume One .  The U.K collective composed by Alex Rita, Andwot, Born Cheating, Sammseed, Shy One and Wu-Lu among others...

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Los Angeles based artist Iman Omari represents one of the most interesting,innovative,eclectic, multi-talented exponent of the international urban scene! As gifted producer Omari cooked serious jams for Mac Miller,TY$,Hawk House,SiR and Little Simz among others...

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After delighting your ears with jazz-hop selections: Gourmet jazz-hop , Uptown Downtown , Jazz-Hop au go-go , Supa Sonic Jazz-Hop and the list goes on and on (you can check them out via Mixcloud) ,...

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THE POLLYSEEDS – UP & AWAY

June 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

When jazz encompasses soul and hip-hop in such a way that you can touch with your own fucking hands high level of emotions, vibrations and above all make you able to perceive the world around you in...

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As you may have guessed (happily or unhappily) we’re kind of critical when it comes to recommend to you hip-hop music that deserves your attention. We live in a time when the world wide web provides...

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TDE queen Solana Rowe better known by the moniker SZA is almost ready to drop her last effort entitled CTRL (check out the interactive site) The project will boast appearances from TDE affiliates Isaiah Rashad...

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 It’s always a pleasure for us to stumbled upon brand new music by old acquaintances ! In this case we’re talking about Miles Bonny, which recently leapt back with a new EP called Way. The man...

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IAN OLNEY – FRONTERA

June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two years ago we delighted your ears with a succulent and groovy project entitled Herrick & Holey’s Famous Honey produced by young and talented trio Herrick & Hooley.  Their mix of soul,jazz and hip-hop sounds...

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FREDFADES FEAT. CHESTER WATSON - MAGIA

FREDFADES FEAT. CHESTER WATSON – MAGIA

June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s a warm afternoon , we’re just chilling and relaxing with da squad at scratchtheblock headquarter, when our selector Jimmy “YellowMan” Shapiro comes up with a bomb! He presses play and the speakers starts to...

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