Yasiin Bey Will Perform At Slim’s On Dec. 27th (@axs @slimssf)

Ankh Marketing & Slim’s present Yasiin Bey live at Slim’s – located at 333 11th St. – in San Francisco, California on Thursday, December 27th. This is an all ages event that’s scheduled to begin at 7 PM.

Entrance fee starts at $40 USD. Click here to purchase tickets.


Hip-hop Artist Tha Vor Takes Listeners To The Next Level In “Star Wars” (@THAVOR)

Tha Vor

On his latest single entitled Star Wars, Canadian hip-hop artist Tha Vor gets deep as he
talks about the power struggle taking place on the spiritual plane. Using references to the Book of Enoch, Tha Vor (when explaining the inspiration behind the song) tells MJ Magazine that: “rulers and leaders above our perception engage in a war, basically a fight for power.”

Click here to listen to Star Wars.

Nas Releases Mini Film In Support Of His Album, Nasir (@Nas)

Nasir - The FilmEarlier this year on June 15th, Nas dropped his album Nasir, which received a lot of mixed reviews from both his fans and music critics. Some felt that the project was rushed, while others said it’s not on the level of his previous projects.

Approximately five months later, Nas puts all concerns to bed when he released a mini film in support of the album. A few days ago, on November 15th to be exact, Mass Appeal uploaded the visuals to their channel and so far all the critics that we’ve checked with have nothing but glowing reviews.

Click here or on the image above to watch and remember to like, comment and share.

New Hip-hop Video: Jay Rock – For What It’s Worth (@jayrock)

Jay RockA few days ago, TDE (Top Dawg Entertainment) artist Jay Rock, shared the official video for his track For What It’s Worth. Produced by Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith, Dave Free and Ryan Huffman, For What It’s Worth is featured on Jay Rock’s album Redemption that was released earlier this year.

Click here or on the image above to watch and remember to like, comment and share.

9th Wonder Presents: ‘Jamla Is The Squad II’ Featuring Pharoahe Monch, Rapsody, J. Cole & Others (@JamlaRecords)

9th-wonder-liveJamla Is The Squad II is the sophomore compilation album from 9th Wonder’s esteemed label, Jamla Records. The label’s stars and stars in the making, Rapsody, GQ, Heather Victoria, Reuben Vincent, Actual Proof and Ian Kelly come together to create musical magic with the likes of J. Cole, Black Thought, Busta Rhyme’s, Big Krit, JID, Sir and more.

The project is colorful with storytelling, funk, and R&B tunes backed by production from the label’s 7 men super team, The Soul Council. A squad this packed with talent from artist to producers is only destined for greatness and more wins.

Click here to stream & download via iTunes.

Article by Jamla Records.

The Roots Upcoming Holiday Tour Schedule (@theroots)

The RootsLegendary hip-hop group, The Roots, will be heading out on the road this December; they will be stopping in a few States starting on the 26th. Below are the dates and locations that have been confirmed so far.

Dec. 26th – Boston, Massachusetts – House Of Blues
Dec. 27th – Montclair, New Jersey – The Wellmont Theater
Dec. 28th – Silver Spring, Maryland – The Fillmore
Dec. 30th – Miami Beach, Florida – Fillmore Miami Beach at Gleason Theater
Dec. 31st – Atlanta – Coca Cola Roxy Theater

Click here for links to tickets for all events.

August Greene (Common, Robert Glasper & Karriem) Confirmed For Sugar Land, Texas On Nov. 24th (@Augustgreenebnd)


Iconic rapper Common brings his new music project, August Greene – with Houston pianist Robert Glasper and percussionist Karriem Riggins – to the Smart Financial Centre (18111 Lexington Blvd, Sugar Land, Texas) on Saturday, November 24th at 7:30 PM CST.

This promises to be an amazing musical experience touching on R&B, Jazz and of course Hip Hop!