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Lucille Ghatti


559480_4714077017443_683386690_n Our good (and gorgeous) friend Lucille Ghatti over in L.A. never fails to impress with her fluently growing catalogue of music. To add to your library is "Ya Girl Lurks (Luv You Boi)", a follow up...


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Throwback Thursday: Timbaland Ft Magoo – Indian Flute


timbaland (1) Timbaland was a genius back in the 90's and early 2000's. Release after release we would be amazed by his synth progression, drum patterns and chord layering. In alot of the early 2000 Timbaland songs,...


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Sample Of The Week: Illuminati AMS – If You Let Me


artworks-000028464080-b2pi66-original (1) If you were raised in London, your musical DNA will be embedded with 'grime beats' which include bass ridden 808's and randomly placed claps & snares (example: Rebound X - Rhythm 'N' Gash and Lethal...


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J. Cole – I


J_Cole-studio-life1 Always good to start the week with new music, especially if it is J Cole. This is the J Cole we missed. The J Cole of The Come Up and The Warm Up. "I'm a Fool" sees J Cole return with a smooth sample...


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Common – No Sell Out (Prod. by No I.D.)


CommonNoID Released from No I.D.'s vast vault of unreleased music, 'No Sell Out' is a joint that didn't make Common's 'The Dreamer/The Believer' which was released 8 months ago. Soulful sample (As used by...


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Sample Of The Week: The Weeknd – House Of Balloons


weeknd The ultimate mood setter. Eerie atmosphere. Thoughts bleeding and emotions spilling. The subject of intoxicating uneasiness of which Abel sings. The idea that sex and drugs can make the misery and...


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Sample Of The Week: Lil Jon ft. Usher – Lovers And Friends


lil_jon With catchy hooks and hard hitting beats, we can confidently say that during the early and mid 2000's some of the best RnB & Hip Hop was released. Take 'Lovers And Friends' for example - that sexy...


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Reks & Statik Selektah – Straight, No Chaser


Reks-Such-A-Showoff-Prod-by-Statik-Selektah How much further can you go after you've released an album of the year? It seems the only way is down, regardless of what you release, fans and critics will always compare it to your magnum opus. Fans...


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Rita Ora – R.I.P (Official Video)


3315872_290212_rora1 The official video for the Roc nation's sweetheart latest single has finally dropped. R.I.P, which is Rita Ora's second single on Roc Nation, was produced by Chase & Status and features Tinie Tempah. We...


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Sample Of The Week: Bobby V.


jan7_bobbyv Once in a while you get that chemistry between an artist and producer in which they create amazing music. For example; Timbaland x Justin Timberlake, Stalley x Rashad and Rick Ross x Justice League....


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Rita Ora – R.I.P (Feat. Tinie Tempah)


4727963731_75236b453d Rita Ora made her 'official' introduction to the US with Jay-Z last week with her pop attempt 'Party & Bullshit', but we believe that this is the song that will propel her name internationally. R.I.P,...


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Sample Of The Week: Mobb Deep


Mobb-Deep-Shook-Ones-Front Ask anyone what Mobb Deep song they know and their answer will almost always be Shook Ones Part II. The penultimate track on their magnum opus, The Infamous. The track follows on from their promotional...


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Sample Of The Week: Brother Ali – Daylight


brother-ali-14 In a world so infatuated with looks, appearances and general aesthetics, Brother Ali is a rapper who does away with all stereotypes, attempting to make it in the world by breaking down prejudices....


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Sample of the Week: Drake & Rihanna


Rihanna-Drake-Grammy-Performance1 The hit making couple, Rihanna and Drake, have teamed up yet again to cook another inevitable hit single. A year after the success of Rihanna's "What's My Name?", Drake's album, Take Care, leaked a week...


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Drake – Lord Knows (feat. Rick Ross)


rick-ross-drake-3 The internets has been in a frenzy since Drake's album leaked the other night. Although we are working on the official Cypher review for Take Care (soon to come), I thought it was worth posting the Just...


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Sample of the Week: Blade Brown


5915213281_7d5f43c249_o I mean really, every producer searches the net for a good hour and a half a day for the perfect sample - in this case, Blade Browns producer found jackpot. Upon the first listen of Blade Brown - Don't...


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