Coalmine Records Celebrates 10 Years In The Game With ‘Unearthed’ Album


The NY-based label toasts to a decade of quality Hip-Hop.


Blu + Nottz Ft. Rashad – “End Of The World”

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Blu and Nottz break listeners off with another sample of what to expect from Gods In The Spirit by sharing "End Of The World," featuring hook heavyweight singer Rashad.

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Tyler, The Creator Ft. Hodgy Beats, Domo Genesis + Earl Sweatshirt – “Look”

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Evoking the freewheeling rapping for rap's sake vibe of 2008's Odd Future Tape, the four most talented emcees in the OFWGKTA collective drop the Nottz-produced "Look.


Blu + Nottz Ft. Nitty Scott, MC – “Boyz II Men”

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Kanye isn't the only self-proclaimed god in rap.

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Pusha T Ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Nosetalgia”

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Track 10 of Pusha's My Name Is My Name turns up for an early listen.

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Nottz Feat. Pusha T & Dwele – “You Need This Music”


Nottz makes his message clear with "You Need This Music," taken from his upcoming EP In My Mind and featuring fellow Virgian Pusha T and Dwele handling the crooning.

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Royce Da 5’9″ Feat. Nottz & Adonis – “On The Boulevard”

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Nick Nine continues to promise a victory, this time with <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/nottz">Nottz Raw</a> in campfire storytelling session that's perfectly scripted for a HBO drama.


Asher Roth Feat. Quan – “Summertime”

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Turn that frown upside down, crack a Corona (obviously with lime) and join Mr.

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9th Wonder & Jamla Records Present Rapsody – Thank H.E.R. Now Mixtape

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The B-Girl's back but don't expect any simplistic rhyme cadences from Rapsody.


Royce Da 5’9″ Guarantees “Success” On August 9

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Disappointed in Bad Meets Evil's <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/06/review-of-bad-meets-evils-hell-the-sequel">latest endeavor</a>.


Pusha T – “Open Your Eyes” Video

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/03/download-pusha-t-fear-of-god-mixtape-x-cook-it-down-video"> <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/pusha-t">Pusha T</a> continues to give Fear Of God new life evidenced by the release of his new visual for the Nottz-supplied tune "Open Your Eyes.

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Asher Roth & Nottz – “Enforce The Law” Video


<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/12/download-asher-roth-and-nottz-rawth-free-ep"> Lil Scrappy <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQzJqXVq3uI">already did this</a>, but it's cool.

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Pusha T – Fear Of God Mixtape

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/?p=177979"> The Bible preaches that man should fear God in everything they do. Not to say that G.O.O.D. Music's hottest ticket, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/pusha-t">Pusha T</a> thinks he's the creator of all things, but he definitely wants to instill that same type of omnipresence into his peers in this thing called rap.

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First Listen: Strong Arm Steady’s Arms & Hammers

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/11/strong-arm-steady-feat-curtis-mayfield-makings-of-you-prod-by-pete-rock"> Home to Rip Ridaz and Damus, palm trees, sandy beaches and a million and one sports teams, California needs a wide scope to capture the ambiance of its daily happenings. And since two heads are better than one, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/strong-arm-steady">Strong Arm Steady</a> has extra insurance on their investment with three members in Krondon, Mitchy Slick and Phil Da Agony.

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Izza Kizza x Nick Catchdubs – 10:15 Mixtape


If someone was to plant the seed in your head that the relatively unknown Izza Kizza was a permanent fixture in Timbaland's music camp, it would make perfect sense the moment you're exposed to his unorthodox delivery.

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“The Cycle” – Review Of Nottz’s You Need This Music

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/02/nottz-shine-so-brite-video"> Burrowing through the path laid by studious producers turned emcees like Diamond D, RZA and some guy named Kanye West, the Atlantic Coast is the next region to boast a studio virtuoso in <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/nottz">Nottz</a>.

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Rah Digga – “Classic” Video


<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/review-of-rah-digga-classic"> The video series that keeps it moving 'til the very end is back to champion Rah Digga's eponymic campaign. It's always poetry in motion whenever Harriet Thugman verbally assaults a track and the <a href="http://nahright.com/news/2010/11/18/video-rah-digga-classic-one-shot/">Nah Right</a> x Court Dunn x Restless Films was on standby to capture her latest act of microphone malice.

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