In case you missed it, Super Nike Nando drops a hot freestyle over TDE‘s Jay Rock “Vice City”. Take a listen to “These Niggas” below:
Another highly anticipated drop from Jay Rock‘s new album, 90059. Black Hippy is featured and we see Jay doing some experimenting with his vocals. Stream the track below and make sure to cop up the new album, available now in stores and iTunes.
“GED with some EBT and DVD’s, that shit was hannin’. She reel me in with some chicken wings, some collard greens, that shit was brackin.”
TDE member, Jay Rock, is gearing up for the release of his latest project 90059. The cover art and tracklist for the album, which is now available for pre-order on iTunes, has been revealed. His sophomore album includes the likes of Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, SZA, Busta Rhymes and more. Check out the 11-tracks below and stay tuned for the album’s release in the next few weeks.
02. Easy Bake (Feat. Kendrick Lamar & SZA)
04. Wanna Ride (Feat. Isaiah Rashad)
05. The Ways (Feat. Sir)
06. Telegram (Going Krazy) (Feat. Lance Skiiiwalker)
07. 90059 (Feat. Lance Skiiiwalker)
08. Vice City (Feat. Black Hippy)
09. Fly On The Wall (Feat. Busta Rhymes)
10. Money Trees Deuce (Feat. Lance Skiiiiwalker)
11. The Message
K.Dot drops off some more visuals from his album ‘To Pimp A Butterfly‘ for his ‘For Free?’ interlude. Directed by Joe Weil & The Little Homies.
TDE artist Jay Rock adds some visuals to a long awaited single from him. Not often we get to hear from this fellow Black Hippy member.
Jhené Aiko visits Angie Martinez at Power 105.1 to discuss her debut album Souled Out, her daughter and sister along with much more. Check out the LA songstress chop it up with #AngieOnPower:
Curated by AFROPUNK, RedBullSoundSelect presented SZA at Rough Trades in Brooklyn, NY earlier this week. There were a number of opening acts to say the least, but after 3 hours of waiting SZA finally graced the stage. TDE’s first lady even brought out Willow Smith to perform their unreleased collab track “Domino”. Check out SZA performing her hit “Babylon” below:
Soulo’s hit song ‘Hunnid Stax’ off of his premiere album ‘These Days’ featuring his TDE label mate Schoolboy Q. Video also has a few cameos such as Mac Miller, Chance the Rapper along with a few other familiar faces.
Produced by Kenny Beats, “Hunnid Stax” is the latest single from Ab-Soul. The track features fellow TDE member, Schoolboy Q, and will be apart of his new album, These Days.
ScHoolboy Q releases a new official music video for his “Hoover Street” track off his latest album, Oxymoron. Get a sight of how Q grew up on the dangerous Hoover Street and the OGs he hung with. Directed by Yellow Nguyen.
Taylor Gang meets TDE as Wiz Khalifa raps over SchoolBoy Q’s hit single, “Man of the Year”, produced by Nez & Rio. The official music video for “MAAN! (Weedmix)” was directed by David Camarena and shot in San Francisco and Oakland. Shout out to the Bay!
ScHoolboy Q decides to drop the Jerome D directed video for his track “Studio” featuring BJ The Chicago Kid. This has been a fan favorite since he dropped his Oxymoron album. Check out the storyline visuals for the “Studio” below:
To celebrate the kick off of his #NoPlaceLikeHome Tour, Stalley lets loose his take on Q’s “Man of the Year”. Check out all the tourdates now at www.stalley330.com/toursplash and get your tickets!
SZA reveals a new track featuring Chance The Rapper called, “Child’s Play”. Produced by XXYYXX & Dae One and mixed by Dae One and Derek “MixedByAli” Ali, the song will be featured on her debut project dropping April 8th.
TDE First Lady, SZA, releases a new music video directed by herself and APLUS Filmz, for a track called “Babylon” produced by DJ Dahi. This is off her upcoming album, Z, dropping April 8th.
Check out this unreleased track by Jay Rock and Kendrick Lamar, “To The Top”, that never made it to Jay Rock’s debut album back in 2007. The producer, DJ Mano, decides to release it to the airwaves. Although the track is old, we do smell a TDE takeover for 2014. Are ya’ll ready?
Directed by Jason Goldwatch, ScHoolboy Q releases an official video for “Break The Bank”, produced by The Alchemist. This is off his latest Oxymoron album that is available for pre-order on iTunes now. This track has a little Mac Miller feel, which is probably a result of the two being on tour together.
His next studio album Oxymoron is gearing up for its release on February 25th. The song was produced by Nex and Rio and the video was directed by Scott Fleishman and Fredo Tovar.
Directed by Jerome D off his upcoming Oxymoron album, check out ScHoolboy Q’s new song produced by The Renegades.
SZA is a newly signed artist under TDE and she has released an official video for her first single under new management called “Teen Spirit” produced by WondaGurl. The video was directed by Fredo Tovar, Scott Fleishman & SZA. Stay tuned for more from her, she is definitely one to watch.
Top Dawg Entertainment is hands down the best rap group of the 2010’s and it’s only just the beginning. This new emerging conglomerate has 4 California rappers that are different yet cohesive in their rawness. It’s not gangster or conscious rap but black hippy rap. Good to see their getting their shine and they have a great leader in Kendrick who is quickly on the rise to legendary. Shout out to XXL for putting them on their Oct/Nov 2013 issue which includes a special photo shoot by Jonathan Mannion and story by kris ex, which explores the fast-growing success of TDE as a label and the careers of the individual artists. The issue hits newsstands October 29th.
Life+Times follows Kendrick, ScHoolboy, Ab-Soul and Jay Rock on the road during their preparation for their Made In America show performance. This 16 minute long documentary gives you a taste of what TDE experiences behind and on stage from their view and the experience is breathtaking to say the least. Truly blessed to be in their shoes right about now, take a look: