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4 Rappers to Watch Out For in 2014

Okay, here’s my list (in no particular order). Mark my words, this year you will see a lot more of these rising stars. Watch em! 1. Sasha Go Hard (Chicago) We been listening to this youngster for a while and her flow just keeps getting better. I like Sasha Go Hard because she tells stories.    […]

Videos: Happy Labor Day! Best Soca of 2013

Every Labor Day in Brooklyn, the streets explode in music, dance and flags for the Caribbean Day celebration. The fete starts on Friday night, as folks gear up for Jouvert on Sunday night and the Eastern Parkway Parade on Monday. Here are some of our favorite carnaval tunes from 2013. Get ready to mash up    […]

4 Women MCs to Watch Out For

The commercial Hip-Hop industry is infamous for only allowing one female rapper to shine at a time. But there’s always lots of women under the radar that stay killing it on the mic. Here’s four MCs to look out for:   Snow Tha Product Boog Brown Sasha Go Hard Stori

DJ Petra’s Best Of 2012 (Top 15 Albums + Top 5 Videos)

Well 2012 was a great year for music. Get a taste of what I’m raving about and listen to Hip-Hop & Her Family’s Best-Of-2012 show here. Top 15 Albums(in alphabetical order) 40LoveDreams Don’t Sleep  San Francisco natives Miss Haze, G-OFF, Mikos and The Whooligan. Heavy Bay Area slap plus electronic/dubstep/triphop. Both laid back and hyped.    […]