act II: patents of nobility (the turn)


Jay Electronica recently released the full tracklist (see below) of his high anticipated new project ‘Act II: Patents of Nobility (The Turn)’. The album is expect to drop in October 2014, out on Roc Nation. Jay will feature Kanye West, Erykah Badu, Jay-Z, The-Dream, The Bullitts, Jean ‘Diddy’ Combs, Latonya Givens, and some more. Listen and download ‘Better In Tune With The Infinite’ feat. LaTonya Givens (download link).

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the man with the iron fists

The Man With the Iron Fists OST

RZA’s directorial debut, “The Man With the Iron Fists,” is an action-packed kung-fu film starring Russell Crowe and Lucy Liu. The movie will hit theaters in November, soundtrack release is October 23rd. The OST features a collection of big-name talents like Kanye West, the Wu-Tang Clan, Talib Kweli, Ghostface Killah, Pusha T and Raekwon, the Black Keys, Flatbush Zombies.

1. The Black Keys & RZA – The Baddest Man Alive
2. Ghostface Killah, M.O.P & Pharoahe Monch – Black Out
3. Kanye West – White Dress
4. The Revelations feat. Tre Williams – I Forgot To Be Your Lover
5. Talib Kweli & RES – Get Your Way (Sex as a Weapon)
6. Raekwon, Ghostface Killah & Kool G. Rap – Rivers of Blood
7. Method Man, Freddie Gibbs & StreetLife – Built for This
8. 24 Carat Black – Poverty’s Paradise
9. Killa Sin – The Archer
10. RZA & Flatbush Zombies – Just Blowin’ In The Wind
11. Corinne Bailey Rae – Chains
12. Pusha T & Raekwon – Tick Tock
13. Frances Yip – Green is the Mountain
14. The Wu-Tang Clan – Six Directions of Boxing
15. Mabel John – Your Good Thing Is About To End

bootleg radio

robert glasper experiment live - bootleg radio

The new album of the Robert Glasper Experiment drops next tuesday. The guys at okayplayer want to share the “Bootleg Radio” live performance at the Highline ballroom, assembled by All The Way Live & the bros at FroLab. Listen below, download here and pre-order “Black Radio” now via iTunes,

01 Black Radio (feat. Yasiin Bey)
02 A Love Supreme
03 Searching (feat. Pete Rock)
04 Stakes is High (feat. Yasiin Bey & Jon Jon)
05 Electric Relaxation (feat. Q-Tip)
06 The Way You Do It/Soul Control (feat. Phonte)
07 Fever (feat. Q-Tip)
08 ALL CAPS (feat. MF DOOM)
09 Kick Push (feat. Lupe Fiasco)
10 Fantastic (feat. Yasiin Bey)
11 Find A Way (feat. Q-Tip)
12 Reminisce (feat. Bilal, Yasiin Bey)
13 Cypher feat. Lupe Fiasco, Yasiin Bey, Kanye West)

Support: Robert Glasper // Frolab // All The Way Live // Blue Note

the smoov’ II

the smoov’ II

Enjoy this smoov’ mix by flwrpt … download here, tracklist below.

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Tracklist: 01 Pharrell & the Yessirs – Take It Off 02 Common – Come Close 03 Common – Come Clos(er) Remix 04 Mr. Cheeks – Crush 05 Fabolous – Baby 06 Naturel – MCMB 07 Tha Dogg Pound – Vibe 08 Devin the Dude – Your Kinda Love 09 LL Cool J – Can’t Explain It 10 The Foreign Exchange – Come Around 11 J88 – The Things You Do 12 Kanye West & Dwele – Hold On Remix 13 Lupe Fiasco – Paris, Tokyo 14 Curren$y – This Is The Life 15 Andre 3000 – Pink and Blue 16 DJ Quik – One on 1

Support: Flwrpt

watch the throne

jay-z + kanye west - watch the throne

Jay-Z & Kanye West’s Watch The Throne is finally out now. You can now stream the full album below. Get the digital version on iTunes, the physical copy will be out August 12.

Tracklist: 1. No Church In The Wild f. Frank Ocean (prod. Kanye West, Mike Dean & Ken Lewis) 2. Lift Off f. Beyoncé (prod. Kanye West, Mike Dean, Jeff Bhasker, Q-Tip & Don Jazzy; Additional Vocals by Seal, Mr Hudson, Don Jazzy, Bankulli & Ricardo Louis) 3. Ni**as In Paris (prod. Hit-Boy) 4. Otis f. Otis Redding (prod. Kanye West) 5. Gotta Have It (prod. The Neptunes) 6. New Day (prod. The RZA) 7. That’s My Bi**h (prod. Q-Tip & Kanye West) 8. Who Gon’ Stop Me (prod. Sham “Sak Pase” Joseph & Kanye West) 9. Murder To Excellence (prod. Swizz Beatz & Symbolyc One) 10. Welcome To The Jungle (prod. Swizz Beatz) 11. Made In America f. Frank Ocean (prod. Sham “Sak Pase” Joseph) 12. Why I Love You f. Mr Hudson (prod. Mike Dean & Kanye West) 13. Illest Motherf*cker Alive (prod. Southside & Kanye West) 14. H*A*M (prod. Lex Luger & Kanye West) 15. Primetime (prod. No I.D.) 16. The Joy f. Curtis Mayfield (prod. Pete Rock & Kanye West)

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jay z + kanye west - otis

Another leak of Kanye West & Jay-Z‘s upcoming new album
“Watch the Throne”. Enjoy “Otis” based on Otis Redding’s “Try A
Little Tenderness” … release date is August 1st.

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Jay-Z + Kanye West – Otis


bklyn 2010/30

Enjoy the BKLYN Retrospection of 2010 … 30 tracks off a fabulous musically year.

1 Wu-Tang Clan – As Long As Ive Got Cream (Prince of Ballard Edit) (Streched)

2 Kanye West – The Joy

3 Talib Kweli – Cold Rain

4 Ghostface Killah – Superstar (feat. Busta Rhymes)

5 Andre 3000 – I Do

6 Hocus Pocus – Beautiful Losers

7 Nottz – I Still Love You (feat. Mayer Hawthorne)

8 M.E.D. – Where I’m From (feat. Aloe Blacc)

9 Curren$y & Dom Kennedy – Real Estates

10 Ski Beatz – Cream Of The Planet (feat. Mos Def)

11 Eric Lau – What’s Going Down

12 Erykah Badu – 20 Feet Tall

13 Miguel Atwood-Ferguson – Deliver The World (feat. Aloe Blacc)

14 Miguel Atwood-Ferguson – Untitled/Fantastic (Georgia Anne Muldrow Remix)

15 Hidden Orchestra – Footsteps

16 Bonobo – Stay The Same (feat. Andreya Triana)

17 Andreya Triana – Lost Where I Belong

18 Mark de Clive-Lowe – Heaven (feat. Bembe Segue)

19 The Roots – Now Or Never (Feat. Phonte & Dice Raw)

20 Hundred Strong – Stylin’ Free (feat. Amp Fiddler)

21 Michael Olatuja – Hold On (feat. Lynden David Hall & Andrew Roachford)

22 Quincy Jones – Summer in Brooklyn (Cookin Soul Remix) Instrumental

23 John Legend & The Roots – Wake Up Everybody (feat. Common and Melanie Fiona)

24 Raphael Saadiq – It’s a Shame

25 Brassroots – Good Life

26 Seu Jorge & Almaz – Everybody Loves The Sunshine

27 Aloe Blacc & The Grand Scheme – The Dark End Of The Street

28 Gil Scott-Heron – New York Is Killing Me

29 Onra – High Hopes

30 Dam Funk – I Like Your Big Azz (Girl)

… ready for 2011!

makings of you

strong arm steady feat. curtis mayfield

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Strong Arm Steady – Makings of You (feat. Curtis Mayfield)

… the original version

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Curtis Mayfield – The Makings Of You

… and the other versions

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Rah Digga – The Joy

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Kanye West – The Joy (feat. Pete Rock, Jay-Z, Charlie Wilson, Curtis Mayfield & Kid Cudi)