Album: Farhot – Kabul Fire Vol.1

 

Many people might not have German/Afghan producer Farhot on their radar yet but he’s far from being a rookie.  Kabul Fire is his first release under his own name, a mostly instrumental dedication to his and his families hometown Kabul.  With 5 platinum records on his wall and album productions for Talib Kweli under his belt chances are high that you have heard his music before not knowing it was his production you were listening to.

Track: Talib Kweli ft. Freddie Gibbs and Jon Connor – Makes No Sense

 

 

Future Hip-Hop Hall of Famer Talib Kweli enlists some of the up and coming players in the game for the new track “Makes No Sense“.  Fredddie Gibbs and Jon Connor make an appearance on the hookless banger.  Kweli’s Prisoner of Conscious is set to be released on May 7th.

All-Star Tribute to UGK: Mini-Documentary

 

 

20 years ago, UGK (Bun B & Pimp C) released their first full-length album, Too Hard To Swallow. Since the release of their debut, UGK has gone on to influence two generations of MCs; this mini-documentary explores the influence of UGK’s music outside of their home state of Texas.

King of the Trill: Bun B
Documentary by: Sama’an Ashrawi