While a student at University Michigan, Ro Spit was DJing for Binary Star somewhere in Ann Arbor when he was told about a local crew called Athletic Mic League. After performing at the same show, Ro moved in with the Hip Hop collective, which naturally led to a collaboration. “We started working together one summer when I was living […]

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Hip Hop heads better take notice Skeme. The Inglewood rapper looks to close out 2017 on a high note with a brand new EP titled Second Notice. The three-track project is a follow-up to his 1st Notice EP, which dropped in August. Check out the stream, cover art and tracklist for Skeme’s Second Notice below. 1. […]

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Problem is back on the solo tip after teaming up with the legendary DJ Quik for their Rosecrans album. The proud Compton rapper has released a new LP titled Selfish, which he says is the culmination all his years in the music business. “SELFISH is the project I’ve been waiting to drop my whole career,” he […]

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DJ Premier has just announced a partnership with the iconic Payday Records imprint, which helped launch the careers Hip Hop greats like Showbiz & A.G., JAY-Z, and WC and the Maad Circle. Helmed by Patrick Moxey, Gang Starr’s former manager, the label’s first track is a collaborative single between Preemo and A$AP Ferg, something the legendary turntablist mentioned […]

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Perpetually at the forefront new sound technology, have launched a new pair wireless speakers designed specifically for DJing and producing. Titled the DM-40BT, the four-inch speakers use Pioneer DJ’s Groove Technology so as to allete the issue frequency smearing, relying on DECO convex diffusers to encourage the spreading higher frequencies, resulting in a fuller overall sound. […]

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Following a successful first phase lineup release for its inaugural edition, Goldrush Festival captured the attention many  with its eclectic lineup encompassing a wide array genres across the dance music spectrum. The never-before-seen Arizona festival has since partnered with Surreal, an organization dedicated to working with festivals to create unique fan-artist experiences, that benefits the charity their choice. Fans have the opportunity […]

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Some producers like to spend months crafting a beat, tweaking the arrangement, adding stuff and removing stuff, while others prefer to bang them out in under 10 minutes. While there's no right or wrong way to approach the construction a beat—nor is there a suggested amount time a producer should spend from start to finish—it's usually best […]

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In support his newly-released project, an XTRA UUGLY Mixtape, LA rapper and former DJBooth Top Prospect DUCKWRTH spoke with Milk about his musical inspiration (“classical, soul, funk, hip-hop and '80s ballad type-shit”), comparisons to André 3000 (“I always get that. People always say that and he’s a cool guy.”) and his best advice for fellow artists (“Just be you. Just […]

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Tyrese Gibson has contended with allegations that he beat his 10-year-old so badly that she couldn’t sit down, charges that were first levied by his mother and investigated by the Los Angeles Department Children and Family Services. The LADCFS said it has dropped its probe into the matter, which means the R&B singer and actor […]

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Attendees at The Obama Foundation Summit were treated to an array performances at the conclusion the event that was put on by former president Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama. With the two-day leadership summit taking place in Chicago, Chance The Rapper was among those to grace the stage on Wednesday (November 1). The […]

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Diynamic label boss and global tastemaker is ficially taking his +1 tour to North and South America at the end this year. Fresh f another mighty season in Ibiza, Solomun’s bringing his party to the US for the first time this December with shows in Los Angeles, New York, and Miami where he’ll be performing with the likes , […]

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In support his newly-released project, an XTRA UUGLY Mixtape, LA rapper and former DJBooth Top Prospect DUCKWRTH spoke with Milk about his musical inspiration (“classical, soul, funk, hip-hop and '80s ballad type-shit”), comparisons to André 3000 (“I always get that. People always say that and he’s a cool guy.”) and his best advice for fellow artists (“Just be you. Just […]

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Tyrese Gibson has contended with allegations that he beat his 10-year-old so badly that she couldn’t sit down, charges that were first levied by his mother and investigated by the Los Angeles Department Children and Family Services. The LADCFS said it has dropped its probe into the matter, which means the R&B singer and actor […]

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El Chapo is feeling down in the dumps. Lawyers for the currently incarcerated Mexican drug lord say their client is depressed.  Reports TMZ: El Chapo is clearly missing the Mexican jail life. He infamously escaped from not one but two maximum security prisons before being extradited to the United States where he awaits trial for multiple […]

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