VIDEO OF THE WEEK!
Recently reunited and both classic albums still gettin heavy rotation today! Its only right i post this up. If u dont know about The Artifacts then please do your homework. Have a nice weekend people and ill prolly be reportin back live from the new apartment! PEACE #TheChillout
BLUEMIC RELEASES THE NEW SPARK MICROPHONE
I saw this new microphone in the current issue of EM magazine. Looks very interesting and affordable if u want a top brand microphone for your studio. If i didnt cop my Neumann than i prolly would’ve looked into this, but i know my Neumann will blow this thing out the water. This microphone comes with a shockmount,pop filter and custom wooden case! My neumann didnt but the recording and...
FASHAWN - PASS THE COHIBA (VIDEO)
New video from Fresno’s own Fashawn! Taken off his recently released Grizzly City 3 Mixtape. Trip off the 49ers starter jacket he got on tho! He gets props for that one. Hopefully this track opens up the eyes of all Fashawn non-believers. I think the kid is dope and at 22 yrs of age, Im sure he’s gonna be killin things in the future. Be on the lookout and remember kids “DONT...
VIDEO OF THE WEEK! - 1993 EDITION
One of my all time favortite songs from 1993! Back in those days i used to record all the dope music videos from Rap City onto VHS tapes every friday night. This video was one of them including countless others (3 VHS tapes full still workin to this day). Thanks to youtube i can relive those memories and share em to everybody. Sit back, watch and #Chillout
THE CHILLOUT UPDATE!!
Car troubles, Workin day & night and Movin into my new apartment/studio has resulted in less updates on The Chillout Blog. Ill be updating as soon as i find some open time and will be back on schedule sooner then later. Until then, scroll down to check out my recent updates and explore the menu to your right ——> Happy Holidays and lets keep good music alive cause thats all i...
FOUL MOUTH JERK FEAT. THE ARTIFACTS - BACK UP ON...
The big homie Foul Mouth Jerk just dropped his latest video for his upcoming album The Oldest Trick In The Book. Featuring the newly reunited Artifacts (Tame One X El Da Sensai) & Produced by another good friend of mine Cutty Bang. The Oldest Trick In The Book will be available on Itunes November 30th & physical form December 3rd #DontSleep
DWELE IN AFRICA - (VIDEO)
Come take a trip with Dwele as he visits South Africa. This video shows Dwele performing at sold out venues, Live TV interviews, Living the good life and getting treated like a king. Crazy how he’s a superstar out there but is so sleeped on in the states. If your not up on this super talented musician then please hop on it before is too late. #InCaseUMissedIt—-> Beat Makin...
GHOSTFACE KILLAH - APOLLO KIDS (ARTWORK &...
Ghostface Killah season is comin up again! December 14th marks the date of his new album Apollo Kids named after the classic track from his second album Supreme Clientele. The first single “2getha Baby” is featured on my monthly mix #DigginInTheTapes Vol.2. Be sure to grab that as well as the album next month! Tracklist below and it looks promising. 1. Purified Thoughts f. Gza...
CURREN$Y & RAEKWON - MICHAEL KNIGHT RMX SNEEK PEAK
Behind the scenes look at the Michael Knight Remix featuring the legendary Raekwon. Curren$y’s Pilot Talk 2 in stores November 23rd. In case u missed it —-> Curren$y - Michael Knight (Video)
FREEWAY & PEEDI CRAKK - SNAPPA POW (PROD. BY JAKE...
Newest offering from Freeway & Peedi Crakk taken from Freeway’s upcoming album Diamond In The Ruff. Produced by Jake One!
KANYE WEST - "CHAIN HEAVY" F. TALIB KWELI &...
This is what i woke up to and its pretty dam good! Although the chorus is kinda annoyin and Consequence kills it as expected. Not the greatest Q-tip production but he aint lost a step one bit.#RealHipHopIsBack
J.COLE - FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS MIXTAPE
—UPDATE— WORKIN LINK NOW AVAILABLE BELOW Its finally here! The buzz for this mixtape and artist has grown into sumthin SUPER HUGE including #1 trending topic on twitter and flooding the c-sections of every blog out there! Fuck what i gotta say right now,Im sure u been waitin too. Download link below ENJOY #FreakyFriday #FridayNightLights FREE DOWNLOAD —-> J.COLE - Friday...
VIDEO OF THE WEEK - (SAIGON EDITION)
With his recent RE-BUZZ and the official release date for The Greatest Story Never Told (2-15-11) Its only right i put Saigon up for this friday’s edition. I got a feelin its gonna work out for him this time and hopefully he gets all his buzz back. —Click below for a bonus video— C’mon SAI!! U couldnt get a better lookin girl for the video tho? hahaha!
CHILLOUT SESSIONS - THE ALKAHOLIKS
West coast classic group The Alkaholiks (J-Ro,Tash & E-Swift) Took Cali Hip-Hop into new heights with there party jams,off the wall production and there liquor induced rhymes. I myself have been a fan of The Alkaholiks since there 1993 debut album 21 & Over. Still to this day that album has tons of replay value and remains a timeless Hip-Hop classic in my neverending music collection....
DOM KENNEDY - LOCALS ONLY (VIDEO)
—JUST IN— Brand new video from LA’s Dom Kennedy! Taken off his From The Westside With Love (Mixtape) and still in heavy rotation. Word on the street is that From The Westside With Love Pt.2 is in the making! If thats the case then you’ll be hearing all about it at #TheChillout. Watch the video, Download the mixtape above and talk about it in the C-Section below.
TELLI PREGO & WORDSMIFF - KNOCKIN EM OUT (VIDEO)
New video from the homies Telli Prego & Wordsmiff. Song and video were recorded in ONE DAY! #Impressive. Be on the look out for these frisco vets, Both with solo albums in the near future. #TheChillout will keep u updated on both of these artists #StayTuned
GANGRENE (ALCHEMIST + OH NO) - ALBUM SNEAK PEEK
Here’s a sneak peek of the duo’s album Gutter Water dropping on November 23rd. Laugh now and think about the shit when u get home #NuffSaid. In case u missed it ——> Gangrene (Alchemist & Oh No) – The Sickness (Video)
NEW SAIGON - GET BUSY (VIDEO)
Its only right I post this up! The homies know HAHAHA. Saigon is on a mission to get his light back with the release of his debut album and prolly most delayed Hip-Hop album ever. The Greatest Story Never Told will finally see the light of day 2-15-2011 (Will see lol). Until that day comes he’ll be droppin videos,songs and exclusives to get us ready! Are you??? Click the Saigon tag...
#DigginInTheTapes Vol.2 - (FREE DOWNLOAD)
#DigginInTheTapes Vol.2 is here! This month’s edition contains new tracks,old classics and one of my favorite songs of 2010. Click below for tracklist and download link! #SpreadTheWord 1. The Joy Featuring - Pete Rock,Kanye West,Jay-Z,Charlie Wilson,Curtis Mayfield and Kid Cudi (Produced By Pete Rock) 2. The Nonce - From The Ground Up (Eighty Five Mix) 3. Madlib High Jazz - Pretty...
CURREN$Y - MICHAEL KNIGHT (VIDEO)
MICHAEL KNIGHT from Creative Control on Vimeo. New video from Curren$y! Taken off the Pilot Talk 2 album (Nov.23rd). Wasnt feelin this song at first but it grew on me after watchin this video. Cant wait to hear what Ski Beatz cooked up for round 2! #SundayFunday
BRAND NEW SINGLE - A CHILLOUT EXCLUSIVE!
—CHILLOUT EXCLUSIVE— The first official leak from ITTT which consists of group members Monk McNasty, MoClassics and Conceit. Taken off there debut album due out in 2011. Ive heard most of this album already and its a certified #CLASSIC. Do yourself a favor and dont sleep on this masterpiece.
VIDEO OF THE WEEK! - DOUBLE EDITION
After playin Heltah Skeltah’s Nocturnal album last night at work, Its only right I had to post up these #Classics. A bonus video to fill up last weeks “Video Of The Week” is provided below. CLICK IT and have a happy friday! More updates in the coming hours, Including a Chillout exclusive. —Word on the street— Sean Price was arrested after this video...
BRAND NEW ELUSIVE BEAT TAPE - FREE DOWNLOAD
Brand new instrumental beat tape from LA producer Elusive. He has worked with Living Legends, Planet Asia, Aceyalone, Micah 9, Royce Da 5’9, Ras Kass and many more! With upcoming production on Eligh’s new release The Grey Crow in stores Nov.9th Download link below. The New Movement Beat Tape (FREE DOWNLOAD)
TOP 10 THINGS I WANT TO SEE FROM "THE PETE ROCK...
I found this dope article (source below) about the future CLASSIC album and im hopin u heard about it. Pete Rock & Dj Premier are 2 of my fav producers ever! Anything that has to do with them gets props from The Chillout. Click below to read the “Top 10 Things”. Imma have to go with # 6,4 and 3! Then my life will be complete. 10. Increased Awareness of Pete Rock and DJ...
CELPH TITLED & BUCKWILD - MAD AMMO (VIDEO)
Fresh off the incredibly DOPE Nineteen Nighty Now album! Here’s visuals for the track - Mad Ammo Featuring FT & RA The Rugged Man. ENJOY! and buy the album (cause i did lol)
SAIGON - DOUBLE FEATURE!! (MUSIC & VIDEO)
Saigon’s LOOOOOOOOONG awaited Greatest Story Never Told will finally see the light of day on February 15, 2011. Here’s some new goodies to hold u over! Saigon - I Want It All (Video) ^^^^ & Saigon - Bring Me Down (Audio) click below #GoGiants lol!!!!!
BACK ONLINE! (KINDA)
Sorry for the lack of updates, Its been a LOOOOONG Bday weekend. Ill be fully up and runnin again 2morrow. Ive got a brand new HD cam on the way so expect some original video content,studio sessions,interviews and more. Once again from the good folks at The Chillout! See u soon PEACE.