[audio] Block Work – Jadakiss & Styles P


2/3 of The LOX go tit-for-tat on Kiss’ latest addition to the Friday Morning Massacre series. Kiss also dedicates the last few bars of the exchange to voicing his support to Baltimore protesters as well as invoke the names of some of the latest victims that died at the hands of police.

Crooked I Has His Eyez on the Prize


The Los Angeles Times did a piece on Crooked I’s marketing strategy that has propelled him to the top of the list in many people’s discussion of breakout artist’s in 2007.  He explained how he utilized the power of the net to firmly place himself in the game.  Utilizing his blog on www.hiphopdx.com his goal is to turn out 52 freestyles in 52 weeks…keyword being “free!”  Instead of CD sales, he says his strength lies in placement on the front of websites.  Visibility opens up doors for the future, in his game plan.  Crooked said, “I saw, this is where it’s going. This is the future…. You can’t run from it, because pretty soon you’re going to be watching everyone’s music videos on your cellphone.”  Click HERE for the full story.