The Florida Boy Rawsrvnt and Texas own DJ Primo team up to release Rawsrvnts hits slowed and throwed. From Shake Sumthan to Str8 Up Awesome to the Florida Anthem Bows Up featuring the O.G. of Krunk Pettidee, to the hip-hop worship turntable hit Breathe featuring the Gospel Diva herself Lisa McClendon, we are sure you will enjoy cruising slow to Rawsrvnts latest project Chopped & Screwed.
You can now view the first set exclusively on Rapzilla's facebook profile, add us as your friend to view the photos! Pictures of Urban D, Tedashii, Syntax, Reach, Mars ill, Odd Thomas, Sev Statik, DJ Morph, Mark J, and others. Pictures will be added daily. First interviews to be added to the Rapzilla Video Podcast (subscribe via iTunes) this week!
Japhia Life is working on his upcoming album "Westside Pharmacy". Japhia Life says he has almost 100 new beats to choose from for the project, from producers such as Kid Classic, Tha Healing LLC, Dilemma, The Black Rascals, Chris Batson, Wit, Paradigm, Mustafa, 1 Luv, Juice2020, Tonex, and Todd Collins. Yes, Japhia Life and Todd Collins are back at it from a production standpoint only.
After 6 weeks of being in the TOP 10 Most Sold Albums on iTunes for Hip Hop / Rap. Lecrae "Rebel" is now #12 which is still great! Rebel peaked at #3
on the iTunes Hip Hop Albums sales chart and #11
for All Albums Sold on iTunes. Lecrae comments about the chart success in a Rapzilla interview"They (Charts) don't equate success to me really. They equate opportunity for people to hear another world, another mindset, another way of life, which is the ONLY way to really live,"
Just.Live's (Minneapolis Hip Hop Duo) direction has been going mainstream for a while now since the release of their album "Moxy"
. They've just released the music video for their single "So Ghetto."
Comment with your thoughts about them going mainstream and their new music video.
Today November 11th, 2008 exclusively at www.hearitfirst.com you can download a brand new song from Rawsrvnt that is being used to promote Christian music’s largest annual musical tour, "Winter Jam Tour". Last year’s total paid attendance for the Winter Jam Tour Spectacular was 311,836 with an average nightly attendance of 9,172. As a result, Winter Jam was the fourth ranked tour on Pollstar’s 2008 First Quarter Ticket Sales Chart topping Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus, The Police and Foo Fighters.
Liberty University is becoming a force in Christian hip-hop. Robert Hillman is trading his Liberty University Police Department uniform for a Christian rap career.
Hillman, 26, who earned a degree in government and religion at LU, left for Texas in late October after working seven years for the LUPD and he had a freshly signed music contract in his hand.Click here to read the rest
In keeping with their boutique approach to finding and nurturing musical talent, Gotee Records has signed a deal with Flynn Adam, with his first two singles Such a Time and Just Dont Get It being given the finishing touches for a January 27th, 2008 release via ITunes. A music video for Such a Time and remix version of the song will also accompany the singles for the New Year launch.
this year was amazing! Rapzilla is back and we have a lot of pictures and footage that we will put up on the website throughout the next few weeks. We truly want to encourage everyone to go to Flavor Fest. The festival is truly one of the best Christian Hip Hop events. The picture above is Lecrae, more to come, stay tuned on Rapzilla.
DJ Rhino releases his long awaited follow up to "It's Time" with "Wanted" on 11/11/08. This mixtape is packed with 35 bangin' tracks including exclusives and remixes! Artists include Sean Slaughter, Corey Red, Tonex, Applejaxx, Braille, Afaar, Theory Hazit, J.Kwest, Poems, Surreal, YSG Timothy, Cash Hollistah, ManChild, and many more!