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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Stalley "Gettin' By" (Directed by Kellen Dengler)


Stalley bring us another visual off "Honest Cowboy"!! "Gettin' By" is produced by the homie S1 and we always support him!! The video is simply dope courtesy of Kellen Dengler!! Live from Paris!! Peep the footage up top!!!

Mick Jenkins presents "Roots"!!!!!!

 
 
Up and coming Chicago emcee Mick Jenkins bring us new visuals for his new track called "Roots" off his "Trees & Truths"!!! Chicago is a hotbed for talent right now and it seems to not be ending anytime soon!! Keep an eye on this dude!! Peep the footage up top!!!

Big Pooh presents 9th Wonder-produced Jambalaya!!!!!!

King Chip presents "Stand Up King" Video!!!!



King Chip gives us visual treatment to his new track "Stand Up King". He continues to step out of the shadow of Kid Cudi. Dude is really dope!!This track is off his 44108 mixtape out now!! Clevelaforina is on the way!!! Peep the footage up top!!!

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Bishop Nehru: Exhale (feat Que Hampton) (Music Vid) !!!!!



Bishop Nehru is a young rising star having performed all over the world and made music with MF Doom. The sixteen year old emcee gives us new visuals for his track called "Exhale" feat. Que Hampton !!!!

Grayer Skies - Co$$



Co$$ is one of my favorite West Coast emcees!! He is starting a two part series and it is being launched with the new Grayer Skies. Pay close attention to his Wordplay!! Extremely dope!! Peep the stream up top!!


Highlife - We Only Come Out At Night (Vid) !!!!!




New visual treatment from rising  Chi-town emcee Highlife!!! Peep the footage up top!!

KeilyN - The Balance (Music Video) !!!




KeilyN recognizes  the golden of the era with his latest video for “The Balance.” Grab the cut from the Ohio native via Soundcloud.


LEP Bogus Boys - Sleep (Official Music Video) !!!!

The original Chi-raq villains are back!! With a new visual treatment for their track "Sleep". Chicago has a lot of talent and these cats are the cream of the crop!! Peep the footage up top!!

Monday, October 28, 2013

Kenautis Smith & Blackspade - The Greatest of All !!!!



The All Natural Inc label put out one more visual before the release of the collaboration album of producer Kenautis Smith and producer, emcee Blackspade. The vid is for the their 60′s inspired tune “The Greatest Of All” that find Spade skillfully telling his tale of giving it his best shot in the game of life. Excited for the release of their album Motivational Tool this Tuesday, October 29th !!!!!

Jermiside & Danny Diggs - Victory Is Mine (Music Video) !!!!!


Jermiside & Danny Diggs release  visuals for the latest single off their new album Queit As Kept. Directed by Lessondary member and former Tanya Morgan emcee Ilyas Nashid“Victory Is Mine” finds Jermiside spittin bars through the King Historic District of Atlanta.  The single is being added to rotation on college radio. Call your local station and request to hear it!!! 

Planet Asia "You Go Slavia" (Produced By Frank The Butcher & Paul Mighty) !!!!!




Planet Asia is the homie and we have had him in town for shows. He is a unstoppable force in the underground. Check out his contribution to Frank The Butcher's new compilation. Peep the track up top!!!

Off of Frank The Butcher's BAU "All Is Fair" project produced by Frank The Butcher & Paul Mighty.
"All Is Fair" CD now available free with purchase on www.AlwaysBAU.com

Denmark Vessey - Cult Classic Infomercial 1 (Vid) !!!!



Another visual from Denmark Vessey!! chk it out!!!

Saturday, October 26, 2013

ScHoolboy Q "Banger" (MOSHPIT) (Vid) !!!!!



ScHoolboy Q comes with the visual for the single “Banger (Moshpit),” off his highly anticipated project Oxymoron dropping early next year. Peep the footage up top!!!

ODDISEE - OWN APPEAL (Official Video) !!!!!!


Oddisee is a rare artist. He is an amazing producer and he seems to get sharper and sharper every time he steps to the mic. Here's a new visual treatment called "Own Appeal" off his new mix tape, Tangible Dreams. Make you go download it!! Peep the footage up top!!!


Run The Jewels - “Get It" (Vid) !!!!!!



Killer Mike and El-P spent the summer touring the country and turning heads as they worked their way across America in support of their critically-acclaimed, self-titled LP. I was one of dozens who stopped by the pair’s set with a bit of interest and ended up staying for the full length of the set based purely on lyricism, delivery and passion that oozes from both. When they were on their trip cross-crossing North America, the two had a camera handy and caught some of the footage which they put toward the latest visual for “Get It”. Check out the vid up top!!!!


Friday, October 25, 2013

Crooked Cops - Jasiri X !!!!!



In support to Stop Police Brutality, Pittsburgh’s Jasiri X releases the video for“Crooked Cops”, produced by Religion. Track found on Jasiri X’s Wandering Worx Entertainment debut album “Ascension”.

Sha Prince - Stirred Echoes (Official Video)



Toronto based & half of The Antiheroes, Sha Prince lets loose a visual taken from his upcoming October 31st release of “Latex & Perfume”.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Stalley Takes Europe Webisode 3 !!!!!!!


Stalley is one of my favorite emcees. If you havent downloaded "Honest Cowboy"then you been sleeping!!!! He has taken his show to Europe (Paris and London etc). He has documented his travels!! Peep the footage up top!!!!


Thurz new loosie "Ah Man" featuring Cali Martyr prod. Ro Blvd

Thurz drops a new loosie before we hear his new project! With production from Ro Blvd, it's sure to stay in rotation through the fall!! Peep the footage up top!

Vinnie Paz: Is Happiness Just A Word? (feat Yes Alexander) (prod by The Arcitype) (Music Video)!!!!!!!


Vinnie Paz’s The Arcitype produced cut featuring Yes Alexander “Is Happiness Just A Word?” gets the visual treatment, before the drop of the EP. Vinnie’s third solo release “Carry On Tradition” will be available digitally on October 29th and on special-edition red and black split-colored vinyl on November 19th. Check out the tracklist for the “Carry On Tradition” EP below.
1. God Bless (produced by Mikey Bingo)
2. The Devil’s Ransom featuring Jarren Benton & Lawrence Arnell (produced by MTK)
3. No More Games featuring Chris Rivers & Spit Gemz (produced by Lecs Beats)
4. Envy The Dead featuring Scott Stallone (produced by Scott Stallone)
5. Bleed For Me featuring ZILLA, Sino & Blacastan (produced by ILLinformed)
6. In the Middle Of Nowhere featuring Lawrence Arnell, Slaine & Rite Hook (produced by The Arcitype)
7. Innermost Hate featuring G-Mo Skee (produced by C-Lance)
8. Is Happiness Just A Word? featuring Yes Alexander (produced by The Arcitype)

Sean "Diddy" Combs on Jimmy Kimmel Live PART 3!!!!!!



Wow....knows how to flip the media!..... take a look!!!

Tanya Morgan - Eulogy (Music Video) !!!!!



New visuals off of Rubber Souls !!!...Tanya Morgan and 6th Sense drop another video off their incredible new album, Rubber Souls. ”Eulogy” is directed by Joey Angerone. Make sure you cop this album!!!!! if you have not yet… def worth it!

Monday, October 21, 2013

Cage - Kill the Architect !!!!




Album stream........ its drops tomorrow..... so cop it!!!!

Cody Decamry presents Queen Haze !!!!!!



Cody Decamry is one of the rising emcee coming out of Chi-town. He has been working on his new sounds at Kimball House Studios on city's northwest side. He unleashes a new track produced by Netherfriends. Check for dude, he is an unique artist! Peep the footage up top!!!!

Russell Taylor: War Of Hearts (Music Video) !!!!!



NY  singer Russell Taylor came with  a beautifully shot video to his latest single. The video finds him alone in different settings as he’s reflecting on giving his all and surrendering in the game of love or as he puts it a “War Of Hearts”. Was it enough? Watch to find out and if you haven’t already, purchase the single on iTunes.

The Procussions - Insomnia (Music Video) !!!!



 Off their European tour, Mr J Medeiros and Stro Elliot give us a vid to the second single off their self-titled album, The Procussions. “Insomnia” is directed by Jason Frerking.

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Scipha - KM CYPHER (Official Video) Directed By Full Motion Entertainment Produced By DJ Quickmix !!!!


Yo one of my dudes shot me this cypher vid and it's pretty dope!!! check out  this dude named Scipha.

***NEW MUSIC*** @kindgenius (ELUS) "Rest In Peace" (Free Verse) !!!





Check out my man new track "Rest in Peace". Elus is on the come up! Peep the track up top!

"Texas Heat" presents Moses Uvere in The Grind Science Edition !!!



We are starting off our new series Grind Science, which we focus on unknown artist but they have been doing big things. First up is Moses Uvere, he is an versatile artist from Dallas. We talk about touring, branding, and his new album and documentary! Peep the footage up top!

Saturday, October 19, 2013

J NICS - Scale (feat. Freddie Gibbs) (Music Video) !!!!



Florida emcee hits us with another banger. He has done some great work with producer Numonics in the past. This Freddie Gibbs-asiisted joint reveals why JNICS is one artist to check for in 2013/2014 as he continues to build his movement. Peep the footage up top!

Sadat X - We In New York (Music vid) !!!



“We In New York” is the latest video by Sadat X from his upcoming album NEW YORK: NEVER LEFT is zoned for release winter 2013. The album includes features from King Tee, Black Rob, Chi-Ali, Cormega & more.

Gavlyn - Guilty Pleasure (Music Video) !!!!!


Returning from her third European tour, Gavlyn comes with a second vid for her third solo album Modest Confidence set to drop later this year.  For more info on Gavlyn, check out www.organizedthreat.com. This chic is very skilled 

Thursday, October 17, 2013

"Texas Heat" presents Starr Chizzy #A3C Edition interview !!!!




There was alot of talent in Atlanta this weekend. I ran across Starr Chizzy at the Melia Hotel and I sat down to have a quick chat with her. We talked about her grind, events like A3C, and her future moves as she comes up. Make sure you follow her on twitter, I except big things from this shawty! Peep the footage up top!

"Texas Heat" presents B.O.B A3C Edition Hustle Gang Showcase performance !!!!!

This is lil peep of the Hustle gang performance we went to at A3C, with B.O.B on stage. Take a look up top!!!! 

"Texas Heat" presents Rapsody A3C Edition interview !!!!

Outside the Melia Hotel, I had a chance to speak with one of the hottest emcees in the game right now. Rapsody opened up about being part of 9th Wonder's Jamla Records, being a female role model and what's next for her. Make sure you check out her new mixtape hosted by DJ Drama called "She Got Game". Peep the footage up top!!

TAYVON - The Coldest Penguin Ever !!!!!!!

Tayvon. A hot new artist from Dallas, TX by way of Baltimore, MD with some very promising music to grasp onto. Up top, Ik to his EP: "The Coldest Penguin EVER!"

Next show is on oct 24th buy tickets here ==> http://rawartists.org/tayvito (art/fashion exhibit and musical performances) he will be the only hip hop act.

"Texas Heat" presents Sivion Group Therapy Slipp Inn Edition !!!!


Last night I went to Sivion's "Group Therapy" Listening Party at the Slipp Inn in Dallas. Very Good Music!!!! Here's an in depth interview with the man himself. Peep the footage up top and bottom!!!!


Tuesday, October 15, 2013

"Texas Heat" presents Talib Kweli A3C Edition panel discussion !!!!




This is a must- see!! Talib Kweli goes in-depth about his time with Rawkus and the Black Star movement! He also talks about how the game has changed since he came in to it and also provides invaluable advice for artists on their indie grind. Talib Kweli has always been one of my favorite emcees and he always keep his style no matter how the trends have changed! Peep the footage up top!

"Texas Heat" presents DJ Flash Jamla Showcase A3C Edition live set !!!!!



Here's exclusive footage of DJ Flash getting the crowd hyped for the Jamla Showcase in Little 5 Points. I had a chance to rap with Flash later and he's a really cool cat! He is a beast on the wheels too! Peep the footage up top!

Monday, October 14, 2013

Denmark Vessey - "Don't Drink the Kool Aid" !!!!!




Here's the debut mix tape from the newest addition to the Exile's Dirty Science label, Denmark Vessey embodies a youthful lyricism but yet a wise perspective on life. With feature from Co$$ and Johaz and production  by Exile, House Shoes and Apollo Brown, its sure to satisfy until his debut from Dirty Science hits! Enjoy! Peep the stream up top!

"Texas Heat" presents DJ Melody Kane A3C Edition interview !!!!


I ran into DJ Melody Kane at the Melia Hotel and we spoke about her A3C showcase. We also spoke about hip hop in London, networking and her advice for up and coming female DJs. A3C fest really displays hip hop from some many angles it is amazing feat to partake so make you are there in 2014! Peep the footage up top!

Tyga welcomes rapper The Game to Cash Money at show !!!!



Well......Game to goes to Cash Money......... What is the world coming to......write back and let us know your thoughts.

"Texas Heat" presents Halo A3C Edition showcase performance !!!!!


I wasnt real familiar with this cat "Halo", one of 9th's precise spitters, he is a very dope emcee and his live show is tough! He has a project coming up with Masta Killa so that should be a really tight collab. Halo is a Texas Heat certified rhyme spitter watch and see!Live from Little 5 Points! Peep the footage up top!

Saturday, October 12, 2013

4th Pyramid A3C Edition interview at the Melia !!!!!




I ran into Toronto's "4th Pyramid" at The Melia Hotel. We chopped it up about his showcase performance and his new label Ivory Silk, also Torontos' effect on the hip-hop scene in it's current stage.

"Texas Heat" Present Vast Aire A3C Edition !!!



Once again I found myself in front of the Melia Hotel, it was the hub for alot of action that weekend. I saw Vast Aire and I knew I had to speak with him. The Cannibal Ox emcee talks about new projects, drops some science, and spit some fercious bars for the viewers! Peep the footage up top!

"Texas Heat" presents Heather Victoria A3C Edition interview !!!!!!!

 
I had an opportunity to sit down in front of the Melia Hotel with the Jamla songstress Heather Victoria. She talks about her new project, Jamla family and being a female role model. She gave an amazing performance at the Jamla Showcase in Little 5 Points ! Peep the footage up top!


Roman Flowrs - OneHellOfAPromo (Mixtape)!!!!!

                    

I came across this cat named Roman Flowrs on Rubyhornet.com and I was intrigued by his new project. He is a young artist from Chicago. It seems there are alot of dope artists from Chi coming up. Its a cohesive and well thought out project. Its beats are fitting to his flow so I look to see more of this cat. Stream his bandcamp and tweet your feedback on the the Texas Heat twitter page! Peep up top!! Enjoy!









Vic Mensa - Welcome To INNANET (mixtape) !!!!!




The Savemoney affiliate and former Kid These Days frontman Vic Mensa drops a stellar mixtape that shows that Chicago has become a hotbed of talent. Featuring Chance the Rapper, his new offering is creative, raw, and skillful. Vic seems to be poise to be the next big out of Chi-Raq since Kanye. Make sure you take a listen to one of Chi-town's rising young stars.


Friday, October 11, 2013

Oddisee - Tangible Dreams Mixtape !!!


Producer/Emcee Oddisee drops an another dope album with in-depth concepts and unbelievable beats! The album starts off with sweet samples and a gritty DC flow about the struggle and his perspective on life. This project is very balanced and I have always been a fan of Oddisee because he continues to step up his lyrical. Make sure you check Tangible Dream, its an amazing collage of musical art from a great artist that continues to rise.


9th Wonder Exclusive interview with "Texas Heat" !!!!


The Melia Hotel was the A3C headquarters for the weekend. I ran into 9th Wonder. The Jamla Capo filled me in on his secrets to success and his roster's current movements. Peep the footage up top!!!!

Pusha T - Pain (feat. Future) (Music Video) !!!!!


Pusha-T lets us have a visual from My Name Is My Name. You can pick up your copy today of MNIMN on iTunes. Peep it!!!

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Exclusive footage of Tanya Morgan Live at A3C in Atlanta !!!!


I had the opportunity this weekend to see some amazing talent in Atlanta. I must say that Tanya Morgan was one of the acts I saw that really left an impression on me. Performing at the Star Bar in Little 5 Points, they unleashed tracks from their new album "Rubber Souls" produced entirely by 6th Sense. Peep the footage up top!!!

Sha Stimuli: Alone (feat. Lela Biz) (Music Video) !!!!!

Sha Stimuli provides us with a illustrations off his Proposal 2 Mixtape. dope lyrics over a production from Mannequin.

Natti (of CunninLynguists): Architecture (feat Substantial & Sha Stimuli) (Music Video) !!!!




Deacon The Villain produces this music video for CunninLynguists homie Natti’s dope single “Architecture” featuring Substantial and Sha Stimuli. This track is on Natti’s great solo debut Still Motion, which is in stores now.

Monday, October 7, 2013

Re-launch of "Texas Heat" live at A3C in Atlanta !!!!

 
We here at "Texas Heat" really love music and everything that surrounds it. No better place to be this past weekend then Atlanta at A3C!!!!  We made the trip across the states to Atlanta to bring some uncompromised and exclusive content plus comprehensive coverage of one of the world's largest hip hop festival.