SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: MY J’S,MY MIC
A pair of supa-fly J’s and a good playlist of interesting hip-hop joints selected by scratchtheblock.com and you are ready to chill with your peeps !
Press play and enjoy with My J’S, My Mic.
REMY BANKS – G-UNIT FREESTYLE (PRODUCED BY BLACK NOI$E)
Queens rapper Remy Banks hit us with his hot smash titled G-Unit Freestyle produced by Detroit producer Black Noi$e. To get familiar with these two young artists we highly recommend the project called Queens….Revisited released in 2012. The project is performed by hip-hop trio Children Of The Night (Remy Banks, Nasty Nigel, and Lansky Jones) and produced by several dope producers like Hannibal King,Thelonious Martin and obviously Black Noi$e who produced 6 of 14 tracks.
MIKKEY HALSTED FEAT. BJ THE CHICAGO KID AND FREDDIE GIBBS – FIELD NIGGA BLUES (PRODUCED BY NO I.D)
Back in the 2010 when Kanye West’s protegè Mikkey Halsted dropped his album titled The Dark Room. We resume a classy hip-hop track titled Field Nigga Blues and we bet it will impress you with the great collaboration with the soulful laid back vocals by BJ The Chicago Kid (check out his recent work M.A.F.E) and Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs. Mikkey Halsted recruited hip-hop mogul NO I.D. to produce the track where jazz and hip-hop are combined to create something badass. Peep out the official video!!
MAC MILLER – WALKIN HOME (PRODUCED BY NOTTZ)
During these years Pittsburgh hip-hop artist Mac Miller thrilled and convinced the audience with his prowess as performer as well as record producer under the moniker Larry Fisherman. We serve you up a brilliant track titled Walkin Home included on Treejay and DJ Clockwork mixtape titled Home N Stoned , masterfully produced by Norfolk hip-hop producer Dominick Lamb aka Nottz (Busta Rhymes,Notorius BIG,50 Cent,Tha Dogg Pound …)
KOOL BRAVO – RIDE MUSIC (PRODUCED BY OCTOBER SAMUEL)
Delaware rapper Kool Bravo pops up under scratchtheblock radar thanks his laid back approch to music able to relax the crowd!
Deeply influenced by artists like Erykah Badu, Lauryn Hill, Aaliyah, Rose Royce, Minnie Riperton, Marvin Gaye , Kool Bravo is ready to show you his musical chops with the stunning tune titled Ride Music. Ride Music is a production handled by canadian beatmaker October Samuel who infused jazz and hip-hop beats. If you like what you are hearing, you can taste the project dropped last year by Kool Bravo called 2014 Demo
JOHNNY ASTRO FEAT. MARCATO SLIM – I TRY HIGH
Texas based rapper/producer/songwriter Johnny Astro appears for the first time here on scratchtheblock.com with a top-tier and mellow hip-hop track titled I Try/High supported by Arlington artist Marcato Slim! A trained ear will recognize the sample of Darondo’s Didn’t I. Well, don’t miss this 5 stars joint that represents something fresh and compelling
GUNPLAY FEAT. STALLEY AND CURRENSY – CHAIN SMOKING
Former member of hip-hop group Triple C and Def Jam,MMG labels affiliate Gunplay unleashes a brand new joint titled Chain Smoking recruiting Ohio rapper Stalley and Currensy. The downtempo beat is perfect for a relaxing afternoon smooking weed !! Gunplay is currently working on his LP titled Living Legend.
DREAM MCLEAN – THE UNHOLY TRINITY (PRODUCED BY THE PURIST)
Essex rapper/musician Dream Mclean is an exponent of UK grime and hip-hop music scene who released in 2014 his debut album titled Grey Scale. We are so fucking impressed by the track titled The Unholy Trinity produced by hip-hop producer and DJ from Brixton The Purist (he collaborated with artists like Action Bronson,Roc Marciano,Danny Brown).
DJ SPINKING FEAT. A$AP FERG,TYGA,JEREMIH AND VELOUS – ADULT SWIM (CO PRODUCED BY VINYLZ)
Bronx artist, DJ Spinking built a solid reputation touring aorund the globe and gained a praise by influential hip-hop magazine XXL as Freshmen DJ of 2013. Last year DJ Spinking dropped a solid club banger called Adult Swim co-produced by Vinylz (we met him on da write up of Believe Me by Lil Wayne and Drake). Spinking teamed up with a list of hot stars like Tyga , Jeremih and New-York multi-faceted artist Velous.
B.O.B FEAT. JAQUEBEATZ AND T.I. – GRADUATION CAMP
Recently Bobby Ray aka B.O.B dropped a project called No Genre: The Label with the aim to showcase the artists affiliated to his label Label No Genre (parent company of T.I. Grand Hustle Records). We selected the ear-catchy Graduation Camp alongside Jaque Beatz and T.I..
A$AP ROCKY – LORD PRETTY FLACKO JODYE 2(PRODUCED BY NEZ AND RIO)
Extra-cool rapper A$AP Rocky teamed uo with Chicago producers Nez & Rio to record an extremely dope track titled Lord Pretty Flaco Jodye 2 where punchy and gritty beats and dynamic rhymes will pierce your mind! Props to Lord Flacko and Nez & Rio for da stunning hip-hop banger!!!