Tags Posts tagged with "music"


It's that Hidden Gems time again, you dig? Time to dig deeper in the enormous tunnels of quality hiphop! In this episode we travel from carefree jazzy vibes to contemplating life and death, with music...

Welcome to the second installment of this ongoing musical excavation, in which I will present you some fine gems that I gathered through years of digging. Well, let's grab the mental pickaxe and dig...

Today I was introduced to what is the suggested list of artists whose new music is banned, blacklisted from airplay on BET. Apparently it has been around the web since 2005, patently upsetting Hiphoppas...

Welcome to the 1st episode of this series, dedicated to highlighting some truly obscure hiphop sounds. We gathered you 10 gems from Moka Only, Lifesavas, Yu and more ..

Finest of Feb 2014. Featuring the Doppelgangaz, Supastition, Qwazaar & Batsauce and Prodigy & Alchemist. Check it ..

Finest of Januari twenty14. Featuring Jamla Squad, Het VerZet, Zion I, Step Brothers, Jonwayne, Killawat and Moderator. Check it ..
DonaldD DjReci-P

This is the exclusive release of the Good Feelin' single of the upcoming We Don't Stop E.P which Donald D & DJ Reci-P are planning. Read how the track came to be as told by its originator DJ Reci-P

In 1831, a slave named Nat Turner saw a vision in the sun, that he took as a sign from God to start a revolution and set his people free. Over 3 days he started what would become the biggest rebellion in US slave history, yet his story has never been told.

Who ever said hip hop had to be profound? Though Zion I have always been a group who aren't afraid of making dancefloor-friendly music, in 'Coastin' they take corniness so far, it might as well be called Cornballin'.
Damu the Fudgemunk

This being the first edition, The Tika will provide you with a monthly update on the dopest and most refreshing releases of each month, not only to save you the effort but especially to...
Zo! Phonte & Eric Roberson – We Are On The Move

The visuals to Zo! ft. Eric Roberson & Phonte 'We On The Move' dropped today and are nothing short of funky and amusing, sweet and simple. Inspired by The Whisperers, I can't help but move while watching it ..

Keep it real, you say? Well, it doesn't get much realer than this. While the title may suggest another pompous attempt to try and say something inspiring and ‘deep’, this song delivers without trying.

This wasn't the first Roots Manuva song I ever heard (it probably was his 2001 classic Witness) but it was what got me hooked. At the time, I could only

Pete Philly and Perquisite were a Dutch MC and composer/producer duo that released their first project together in 2004.

The name Khrysis sounded familiar but it took a Google search for me to connect the dots and not so surprisingly found that he's an in-house producer of the Justus League, one of my favorite Hip Hop collectives. No wonder I'm diggin' the sounds.
Man of Booom

Man of Booom just released their debut Back To The Booom and put me right in the super fan spot. Read why and stream the album right here ..

I chose to highlight this track because Supa, to me, is an MC that has always kept it real. He's loyal and honest to his fans just as to himself, which as we all know isn't common in the rap industry.

If Hip Hop had a national anthem, this song would be it! The record cover shows the two Godfathers clasping hands, and what you see is what you hear.

For Your Brain's Convenience

Get It Straight


Low and behold. It is I, the follower of Bokonon, the humble loopdigger who only leaves his existential crisis for a gram of Pollem and winegums. Shedding light on topics cloaked in darkness, revealing...

Neva Faded