SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: DOPE SHITSCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: DOPE SHIT
Dope Shit is the new selection about hip hop new school tunes,cared by scratchtheblock.com .
Ten head-nodding tracks for da love of the hip hop game!!!
Open the windows,put ya speakers out and make some noise!!!!!!!!!
The first track that we suggest is by the eclectic,avant-garde rapper Theophilus London from California. The single is entitled Big Spender and it’s a collaborative project that involved also the new golden-boy of the hip hop game A$AP Rocky. Big Spender is produced by Los Angeles DJ Carnage (Chris Brown,Kevin McCall,Waka Flocka). Recently Theophilus released the EP Lovers Holiday II . Now scratchers, pump up the volume!!!!
We introduced you Scotty ATL on our recent selection SO FRESH,SO CLEAN . Today we wanna recommend you anotha dope banger by this young southern rapper with a track titled Erday Feel Like Payday. The superlative tune is produced by Grammy-nominated hip hop/r&b producer SoundZ. As himself says: What Would…the Music Be…Without Soundz? Now , check out Scotty supa-dope mixtape called F.A.I.T.H
The next gem is a supa-sick slap , performed by one of the most eminent rapper from the Bay Area: Sage The Gemini, that appeared on Lambo & Bangerz and Bring The Noise . The track is titled Don’t You and it got a really impressive smooth clap-flow. Don’t You will be included on the upcoming album called Remember Me scheduled for 25th March.
Rick “Rozey” Ross tore the clubs up with his last dope studio album titled Mastermind . On this 6th Rick Ross album we appreciated every special collaboration and today we spin the powerful shit featuring French Montana titled What A Shame, produced by Sharif Slater aka Reefa, the man behind many heatrock beats for the likes of: Fabolous,Juelz Santana,The Game,Red Café,Styles P to name a few!!
We spotlighted the impressive talent of Chicago emcee, Mick Jenkins on the selection SO FRESH,SO CLEAN . Mick dropped brilliant bars ova supa-cool beat on his project Trees And Truths and today we recommend you the catchy The Trees , a wonderful production by Chicago producer/engineer MastadonTheJBG from the production collective OnGaud.
On the mixtape Macadelic , Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller teamed up with Casey Veggies and underground rapper Joey Bada$$ to record an arresting hit titled America. The beat is produced by Queens producer Hannibal King , that used the sample of a 1967 masterpiece record by Five Stairsteps produced by the legend Curtis Mayfield.
One of most acclaimed up-n-coming rapper, Isaiah Rashad recently released his mixtape Cilvia Demo, that earned positive reviews. The Tennessee young rapper is again on “da block” with anotha smash from his aforementioned album: Menthol. On da track you can appreciate the warm voice of Chicago r&b singer Jean Deaux .
Well,well,well now is time to move ya head with an hot club banger produced by one of the most esteemed producer of the moment. Atlanta hit-maker Mike Will , made really solid,catchy,cool beats that achieved resounding success working for the likes of: Meek Mill,Rick Ross,Miley Cyrus,Lil Wayne and many others. Rapper Future recruited Mike Will to release a dope single from his sophomore album Honest. The track is called Move That Dope and on da track Future teamed up also with Pusha-T and Pharrell Williams.
Now we make a jump back in da 2003 in order to blowing the dust off an head-nodding smash by one of the king of the Bay, Mr.Earl Stevens aka E-40. Breakin’ News is E-40 eighth studio album, from which we chose the bonus track remix version of the single Quarterbackin’ featuring The Clipse, cared by DJ Quik.
In 2013, Dom Kennedy dropped his 2nd studio album titled Get Home Safely enlisting many artists like:Nipsey Hussle,TY$,Teeflii and many others. we chose the track called Honey Buns, for which he used tha sample of a classic by Minnie Riperton.