Behind the scenes look of Kid Ink’s recent video shoot with Meek and Wale for “Bad Ass.”

L.A. Here's 2 U

Snoop Dogg and Tha Dogg Pound (Daz Dillinger and Kurupt) kicked the afternoon off with a new hometown anthem, “L.A. Here’s 2 U.” In the DPG track, produced by Charlie Red, Snoop Lion channeled his inner dogg to bring the Doggfather back. Radio version for now but explicit will be available on iTunes soon.



Meek Mill teased the Tracklist of  his upcoming project “Dreamchasers 3” last night.

Meek captioned the picture with “Tryna get this #dc3 right… I ain’t add no features yet! #Uready,” .  Dreamchasers 3 is expected to drop in April.




DyMe-A-DuZin – Memories (Video)

DyMe-A-DuZin‘s video for “Memories,” presented by the good folks over at NahRight. This is one of my favorite records right now, been playing it a lot on Shade 45, make sure you check us out every Sunday from 1p-3p West Coast time.

Chris Brown performed in Hollywood last night with Rihanna by his side at Diddy’s party. Breezy world premiered a new un-released song featuring Problem.

Mos Def Contest

Sean Healy Presents is bringing the originally Pretty Flaco aka Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def to Los Angeles on March 20th at Belasco Theater and we’re giving a pair of tickets to THREE lucky winners. The rules are pretty easy, hit the jump for more details.

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Ricky Hil – Xanax Bars (Video)

Black-and-white visual for Ricky Hil’s trippy track “Xanax Bars,” off Hil’s SYLDD (Support Your Local Drug Dealer).

Directed by Topshelf Junior.


Asher Roth – Turnip The Beet (Video)

Spend a day in NYC with Asher Roth as he buys a new hat and grubs at every corner, which may have seemed like a good idea in the beginning but he pays for it at the end, in his video for “Turnip The Beet.” Directed by Rik Cordero.

So what happens when Trinidad Jame$, T.I., Young Jeezy and 2 Chainz get together for the video for the “All Gold Everything” remix? The streets of ATL turn into gold. Expect to see a lot of crew shots (you know rappers don’t travel alone), voluptuous women and 2 Chainz’ embellished eyepatch. At least, it wasn’t a blinged out monocle.

Purchase Jame$’s Don’t Be S.A.F.E. on iTunes, here.


During All-Star weekend in Houston, Common performed at UnderArmour’s Kicks N’ Grits event and surprised the crowd with a off-the-top freestyle over G.O.O.D. Music’s “Clique” beat. You know it’s always fresh when Common spits.