maimouna youssef of Dead Prez Drops ‘Workout II,’ the Sequel to His 2011 Fitness Album

The project features Styles P, Nahko Bear, and more. On Friday, Stic man of dead prez released the long-awaited sequel… Read More

March 6, 2020

Stream Stretch and Bobbito’s Debut Album ‘No Requests,’ ft. Maimouna Youssef, Rich Medina, and More

The venerable radio personalities team with a live band to tour hip-hop's history and various source codes. Stretch and Bobbito… Read More

January 18, 2020

Stretch and Bobbito Announce Debut Album ‘No Requests’ with Four New Singles

The legendary duo's debut features reworked classics and an accompanying app that lets you mix, edit, and loop songs from… Read More

January 2, 2020

J.PERIOD Releases Striking Visual for “See the Light” Ft. Andra Day and Dead Prez

The song is featured on The RISE UP Project, executive produced by J.PERIOD, Young Guru, DJ Jazzy Jeff & DJ… Read More

June 18, 2019

dead prez, Sa-Roc, & Maimouna Youssef Unite on J. Period’s Powerful New Single “Soldiers” [Premiere]

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by J.PERIOD (@jperiodbk) on Feb 28, 2019 at 12:06pm PST… Read More

March 1, 2019

Mixtape Monday: The Du-Rites, Maïa, Waajeed, The Putbacks + More

New music from The Du-Rites, Maïa, Waajeed, The Putbacks and more make the cut this Mixtape Monday. The Du-Rites serve… Read More

November 26, 2018

Watch Common, Robert Glasper, And Karriem Riggins Make Their ‘Tiny Desk’ Debut As August Greene

 August Greene, the supergroup between Common, Robert Glasper, and Karriem Riggins, has made its Tiny Desk debut. STREAM: Common,… Read More

February 21, 2018

J.Period, Rhymefest, Pharoahe Monch + More To Perform At NMAAHC Opening

J. Period will be performing an important set in a few days. The opening weekend for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American… Read More

September 23, 2016

SmCity – “Cinematic Moment” (prod. by !llmind)

SmCity goes off on the !llmind-crafted loosie "Cinematic Moment" from his forthcoming mixtape Empire Falls. The studious and dynamic beat… Read More

November 11, 2014

Maimouna Youssef Launches #TheMuvement Kickstarter Campaign + “Tell My Story” [Video]

Grammy-nominated vocalist Maimouna Youssef has launched #TheMuvement Kickstarter campaign to fund her sophomore studio LP. The campaign launched at the… Read More

October 15, 2014

Maimouna Youssef – “I’m A Woman” + Single Makes TV Debut Tonight At 8PM On FOX

Maimouna Youssef follows the release of The Reintroduction of Mumu Fresh mixtape with news that her new single "I'm A… Read More

June 18, 2014