DJ PREMIER – JJ BEAT (REJECTED KANYE WEST BEAT)
I would like to hear who can turn this beat into a classic! All it needs is a scratch hook. ANYONE???? I know a handfull of dope emcee’s so i might have to take charge and pass this off to someone. Click the source below for full story and audio stream.
THE 50 GREATEST BAY AREA RAP SONGS!
Born & Raised in San Francisco and proud the fuck of it! Its only right i post this up. I peeped out the list right quick but not fully. So far i saw some super classics, Some alright bangers and some shit that should not be up there. Imma let my readers be the judge! in that case “BAY AREA STAND THE FUCK UP” cause we made some of the best songs in the whole fuckin world....
#DEVI & TERRACE MARTIN TUESDAY! WEEK 6 FEAT. 9TH...
Week 6 of the #DeviTerraceTuesday series. This edition brings a instrumental track featuring 9th Wonder & Terrace Martin playing the horns! Sit back and listen.
VIDEO OF THE WEEK! - SAIGON - THE GREATEST STORY...
After years of anticipation & label politiks, Saigons’s story will finally be told on February 15th. Here’s the official video for the title track of the album! Happy Friday yall #TheChillout
CHILLOUT SESSIONS EP.4 - DOGG POUND GANGSTAZ...
The Dogg Pound released one of the best albums in 2010 titled 100 Wayz. The first single & one of my favorite tracks Dogg Pound Gangstaz brought back the sound they were known for in the early to mid 90’s. The main groove of this track is a fuzzed out guitar loop, but this whole time i thought it was a customized keyboard patch birthed in there studio. Turns out its sampled from the...
JAISU - BEAT TAPE VOL.8 - (VIDEO)
Overseas beat maker Jaisu has been droppin youtube beat tapes for the past couple years! and I must say HE’S PRETTY FUCKIN DOPE. Peep the fly shit above and check out previous volumes —> Right Here!
#DEVI & TERRACE MARTIN TUESDAY! WEEK 5 - (AUDIO)
#DeviTerraceTuesday continues with week 5! “Pass The Mic” Featuring Murs, School Boy Q, Ab-Soul, Problem, Skeme & Casey Veggies. I think Murs took the cake on this one! what about u??? Click Read More for a bonus video of Melrose (Murs & Terrace Martin). Collab album drops Feb.8th!
#FRISCOFRIDAYS! - ALL ABOUT MY $FETTI$ (VIDEO)
This song was stuck in my head heavy last night! Since the video was shot in San Francisco, Im callin today #FriscoFriday. The bay area trio released this classic in 1996 for Young Lay’s Album titled Black ‘N Dangerous. To anyone who was down with the Bay movement back then knows what to expect. Happy Friday to all my peepz! as this will be your theme music for tonight. Brought to...
Due to my long hiatus in December, my hits and percentage went WAY down but now its finally back up. I need everyone to past this blog around to as many peeps as u can. Big things are coming this year such as: The first official Chillout release, The official logo, Video blogs of studio sessions, Interviews, Stickers & T-shirts! our 100th post is right around the corner & close to 2000...
DREGS ONE IN CHICAGO! - (VIDEO)
Peep the homie Dregs One as he takes a trip from The Sco all the way to Chicago. Check him out as he’s doin promo runs, record diggin, catching trains and hittin up any spot possible in order to get his music heard, all in 20 degree weather. Stay tuned for another trip to Arizona as well as a new music video! Brought to you by #TheChillout
#DigginInTheTapes "THE BEST OF 2010 - THE CHILLOUT...
“The Best Of 2010” IS HERE! After some long thinking, Weekend recovering & other shit that cannot be revealed on this site, the mega mix has arrived for download. 25 of my best songs that got #HeavyRotation all year. I think this is the best out of the whole blog bunch! You be the judge. Click “Read More” below for download link and tracklist! ENJOY. ...
#DEVI & TERRACE MARTIN TUESDAY! WEEK 4 - (AUDIO)
Week #4 of the #DeviTerraceTuesday series! Click the Terrace Martin tag below for previous content. Stay tuned for my “Best Of 2010” megamix! ENJOY #TheChillout Terrace Martin - Stop Calling feat. J Black
BOAC'S NEW ALBUM "PROJECT ROACH" - AVAILABLE NOW!
The long awaited album is finally here! Produced entirely by BOAC. Features include: Sunspot Jonz & Luckyiam from Living Legends, Z-Man, Equipto from Bored Stiff (on two tracks), TOPR. from The Earthlings & the one and only DJ Quest. Head over to the bandcamp page to Stream/Download. Support your local hip-hop and lets keep this movement going. Scroll down the page for tour dates! Click...
"THE RAPPIN IN THE MIRROR TOUR" - FEAT. EQUIPTO,...
The Rappin In The Mirror Tour kicks off this friday with special guest Mike Marshall (Timex Social Club) & Dj Quest. Check the flyer to see if there coming to a city near you! BOAC’s new album Project Roach was released TODAY! and will be available at #TheChillout as soon as your done reading this. 2011 is off to a good start so please support these artists. Spread the word and stay...
MERK - I MEAN BIZNESS (VIDEO)
Brand new video from San Francisco’s own Merk The Villian! This song was actually recorded & mixed at The Chillout Studios along with a album’s worth of Merk material that will be released later this year. #PeepGame & #DontSleep cause this wont be the last time u here from this cat. Click below for a bonus video only @ #TheChillout.
PEANUT BUTTER WOLF PRESENTS: STONES THROW 2011 -...
Here’s a preview of whats to come from Stones Throw Records in 2011! If your familiar with the label then u know what to expect. Stream or download the 50-minute mix below straight from Itunes. Stream/Download —-> Stones Throw Podcast 64
#DEVI & TERRACE MARTIN TUESDAY! WEEK 3 - (AUDIO)
Devi Dev & Terrace Martin give u the third installment in there #DEVITERRACETUESDAY weekly series. This edition features Snoop Dogg over some classic Terrace Martin production. Click below to listen and check out previous Terrace Martin content only @ #TheChillout —-> Click Here For More Terrace Martin
WATCH ME AT THE BEATLES BEAT BATTLE! - (VIDEO)
Check me out (Optik) at the Beatles Beat Battle that took place at Element Lounge on Sept. 29th 2009. Me and the homie Poetiq Beetz duke it out in the final rounds where he took first place & i got second. Definately a night i will never forget. Shout outs to all my folks who were in the audience as well as the new fans i made that night. Click links below for footage and leave comments in...
CURREN$Y - RETURN TO THE WINNERS CIRCLE MIXTAPE...
2 albums and a mixtape in less than 6 months!!?? #NuffSaid. First video and download link below. #SundayFunday #TheChillout —->#InCaseUMissedIt - Curren$y - Daze Of Thunder (Video) —-> DOWNLOAD HERE!
DJ PREMIER VS. PETE ROCK BONUS FOOTAGE (VIDEO...
watch 2 of the best hip-hop producers trade back to back classic songs and stories in this 1 hour video interview. Taken off the Dj Premier vs. Pete Rock In Japan DVD. The event happened the first half of 2010 and will be followed up by an actual album to be released later this year. —->#InCaseYouMissedIt - The Top 10 Things I Wanna See From The “Pete Rock vs. Dj Premier...
BOAC - I COME FROM (BRAND NEW AUDIO!)
Here is the first song “I Come From” off BOAC’s upcoming album “Project Roach” which will be dropping this year. New tour dates & first video will be hitting the net later on this week. Be sure to come back to #TheChillout and stay updated on all future music releases and content from BOAC!