Wale - "Love Hate Thing"

Off his 2013 album The Gifted "Every hood, every 'burb, I got superb balance,…


Jay-Z // "F.U.T.W."

Off the 2013 album Magna Carta Holy Grail "I tell 'em rumble young man rumble,…


Jay-Z ft. Pharrell - "So Ambitious"

Thank you for the fuel! Hov! "Dreams seemed dumb, they said wise up, how many…


Chamillionaire - "Won't Let You Down"

For those marathon mornings... "I'm up early than a mutha chasin mine cause I'm…


Jay-Z "Made In America"

The HSR team loves documentary film because it can give the viewer a glimpse of…


Nas & Damian Marley - "Leaders"

From their 2010 collab Distant Relatives "No certificate for this misfit who…


Future of Electronic Music

Caught this sound bite from a Revolt TV spot. It's a younger dude speaking, so…


Nipsey Hussle ft. Rick Ross "The Weather"

From his acclaimed 2013 mixtape Crenshaw... "Most of the time, when it rain it…


Slaughterhouse - "Get Up"

Produced by NO ID, this one is for all those recent and upcoming football…


N.E.R.D - God Bless Us All

"Forget the latest lil bruh, you're the greatest lil bruh, You were made to…


The 10 Laws of Indie Hip-Hop Success

“Drive: This trait is what will keep you moving forward as doubt sets in, as…


Big Boi ft. A$AP Rocky "Lines"

From Big Boi's 2012 solo album Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors "Cause man…


RZA Talks $5 Million Single Wu-Tang Album

The rules of any industry are never set in stone. As the music business has…


Mac Miller Finds Adventure in Reality Show

A great example of the work ethic behind the "rapper life" facade... To the…


Common "Blue Sky"

From his 2011 The Dreamer/The Believer album "I'm like a preacher that once was…


Lloyd ft. Bun B "Like Me"

Kickin off the music posts with a slept on classic... Produced by Jim Jonsin,…