SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: TELL’EM MAKE ME A GRILL (HIP-HOP SELECTION)
We are on deck to make some noise with our last hip-hop selection titled Tell’Em Make Me A Grill.
Pump up the volume and support the movement!!
YG & BLANCO FEAT. DB THE GENERAL – BLOCK PARTY (PRODUCED BY COOKIN SOUL)
10 days ago we recommended the new single by Young Gangsta aka YG and Blanco titled Block Party. It’s a dynamic , head-nodding club banger, skillfully produced by Valencia duo producers Cookin Soul. Oakland rapper DB The General collaborated on this track, adding some fast rhymes!
TYGA FEAT. YOUNG THUG – HOOKAH (PRODUCED BY DJ MUSTARD)
Young Money rapper, Tyga is preparing his album titled The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty and recently he dropped a dope cut titled Hookah alongside Atlanta , YMCMB affiliate , Young Thugh (also founder of Young Stoner Life apparel line). Da beat inflames us thanks the unmistakable cool style of DJ Mustard (one of the most esteemed and prolific producer of the moment)
TROY AVE FEAT. DIDDY,MASE AND T.I. – YOUR STYLE (REMIX) (PRODUCED BY CHASE N. CASHE)
Influenced by 50 Cent,Master P,Young Jeezy and Notorius B.I.G , the Brooklyn talent Troy Ave released in 2013 the second volume of White Christmas , hosted by DJ Drama and featuring 2 Chainz,Uncle Murda and Lloyd Banks among others. For this selection we chose the treatment remix of the single Your Style produced by New Orleans record producer Jesse Woodard better know as Chase N.Cashe, the man behind some dope gems for R.Kelly,Flo-Rida,Brandy,Drake,Lil Wayne,TY$,J.Cole and the list goes on. For this remix version , Troy Ave recruits P.Diddy,Mase and T.I. ! We wanna hear you say hell yeah!
T-BOZ FEAT. RICHIE RICH – TOUCH MYSELF (JERMAINE DUPRI REMIX)
Back in the 1996 when T-Boz (1/3 of TLC) tore up the club with her outstanding tune called Touch My Self, written and produced by legendary producer Dallas Austin. Take a look to the sound of the remix version. So So Def boss, Jermaine Dupri supplied his treatment remix enlisting Oakland rapper Richie Rich. Touch My Self remix appeared on Richie Rich third album titled Seasoned Veteran (highly recommended!!)
REEK DA VILLIAN FEAT. KENDRICK LAMAR,ACE HOOD AND SWIZZ BEATZ – GO OFF
New York rapper Reek Da Villain, started his achievement when he pop up under Busta Rhymes radar, that saw in him an impressive talent. So in 2006 Buss Buss opened the doors of his Flipmod Squad, signing “Playboy Reek”. We make ya speakers booming with the supa-hot joint titled Go Off featuring Compton emcee Kendrick Lamar,Ace Hood and Swizz Beatz .
NELLY – IF (PRODUCED BY NEPTUNES)
We make anotha jump in the past! In 2003 St.Louis hip-hop artist, Nelly delivered the certified platinum compilation titled Da Derrty Versions: The Reinvention. It’s a tapestry album made of remixes and unreleased tunes with an interesting line up that includes: Kelly Rowland,Scott Storch,David Banner,Justin Timberlake,Clipse,E-40,Brian McKnight,Jermaine Dupri.We selected the ultra-dope track titled If masterfully produced by Chad Hugo and Pharrell Williams also known as Neptunes. This joint appears also on must have collection Neptunes Presents: The Clones
MAC MILLER FEAT. SCHOOLBOY Q – MELT (PRODUCED BY PETE ROCK)
Pittsburgh artist Mac Miller , confirmed during these years a great talent not only as rapper but also as producer under the moniker of Larry Fisherman showing a creative and smart mindset! Recently he dropped a brand new single titled Melt. On da track ,Mac drops sterling rhymes alongside TDE rapper Schoolboy Q over a perfect downtempo beat produced by hip-hop icon, Pete Rock. Don’t sleep scratchers!!!
JETPACK JONES – SECRET STUFF (PRODUCED BY DON DIESTRO)
We love good music! We love hip-hop quality music! We love Jetpack Jones! The emerging California emcee appeared on several scratchtheblock.com selections:Turnt Up 4 Life , Snapbacks and Swagg and Still Smokin . Almost a month ago we showcased his brilliant single titled Secret Stuff . The catchy beat is produced by Don Diestro, also member of The Triads a production team composed by Carlos Xantana and O.Skeeters.
DRAKE – 0 TO 100 (PRODUCED BY BOI-1DA AND NOAH “40” SHEBIB)
Special delivery for OVO fans out there!! Drizzy Drake released a new track titled 0 To 100, counting on the support of his longstanding partners in crime: Boi-1da and Noah “40” Shebib.
DAMANI NKOSI FEAT. PROBLEM – SCOE’S SPECIAL 9
Damani Nkosi released this month Thoughtful King ,a project that includes several collabo: BJ The Chicago Kid,Musiq Soulchild,PJ Morton,Robert Glasper. With a line up like this , it’s not hard to figure Thoughtful King as an hip-hop album rich of class! We highlighted the single titled Scoe’s Special 9 and now we want to propose again the classy flow of this gem featuring Problem,iLLCamille , Thurz,S-Mack and Stone Throw affiliate Oh No.
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