The Alchemist

“The Observatory” – Review Of Rakaa’s Crown Of Thorns


With Evidence continuing to further his solo career and no Dilated Peoples album on the horizon, Rakaa Iriscience appeared content to rest on his laurels.


A (2)Dope Mixtape: Empire State Edition

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Ever since Meka moved to New York, game got real. Our homies over at the (2)Dopehouse show their love and appreciation for the Big Apple rap circuit with their mixtape A (2)Dope Mixtape: Empire State Edition.


Skyzoo, Torae & CurT@!n$ – “The Incredible”

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Turnabout is fair play, ain't that right Joey.

S1 Music Box

Laws – 5:01 (Overtime) Mixtape

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It's obvious Laws is a fan of the old adage "if it ain't broke, don't fix it.


Skyzoo & !llmind – “Frisbees”

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Although you may have peeped "Popularity" getting a brief guest spot on HBO's Entourage this week, "Frisbees," the first taste of Skyzoo's joint album with producer.


Redman – “Buck Buck”

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Am I the only one who finds it mildly funny but cool that Reggie Noble uses Twitter.


Event Recap: Illmind’s Blaps, Rhymes & Life Release Party

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The rain drenched streets of New York didn't stop the heads from coming to Illmind's Blaps, Rhymes & Life IV event at Santos Party House last Wednesday.

Two In The Shirt

Illmind Blaps, Rhymes & Life IV Event

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The What: In honor of his latest digital compilation, Blaps, Rhymes & Life Vol.

Survival Skills

KRS-One & Buckshot – “Survival Skills” Video


The head nod couple KRS-One & Buckshot link back up with director Todd Angkasuwan for another video full of digital landscapes to keep fans' interests peaked.

Official Remix Album

illmind – Official Remix Album


There should be a "The" in there to clarify on the title but that's beside the point.


Event: Illmind’s Blaps, Rhymes & Life III Release Party


The What: Illmind's Blaps, Rhymes & Life III Release Party The When: 10:00pm - 4:00am, Friday, June 26th, 2009 The Where: @ The Blue Seats in NYC, 157 Ludlow Street (between Stanton & Rivington) On The Wheels: DJ Mpos of The Elite Camp FREE with RSVP*, leave FULL NAME + Company/Affiliation to


Bambu – “Quit” Video

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Bambu with the raps and illMind with the (boom) bap on the production tip.

We Got Now

Mic Legacy – “Larry Davis” Video

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Sticklers may find an ode to a convicted cop killer shooter a heinous crime in itself, but with the way the jakes have been acting in 2009, who are they to point fingers.


Skyzoo Feat. Wale – “The Freshfest”

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A little bit of this, a little bit of that boom bap as Skyzoo & Wale put in work over Illmind's soulful groove.

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