Sage The Gemini recently made an appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show and treated viewers to a performance of his hit single “Red Nose.” Check out the young HBK rapper in action as he took the stage backed by a live band and a few background dancers.
Kid Red sits down for a one-on-one interview DJ Vlad for Vlad TV and discusses his relationship with Compton rapper The Game. Take a look as the young artist breaks down the differences between gangs in the Bay Area compared to Los Angeles, clarifies if he’s Blood affiliated or not and touches on why he believes Game gets tangled in so many physical confrontations. Interestingly enough, Red at one point also admits that the West Coast superstar enjoys putting hands on people who try and test him.
DJ Vlad catches up with Kansas City’s Tech N9ne who shares details with viewers of how life was for the rapper following the death of Mac Dre. After the Bay Area legend was gunned down in Tech’s hometown, the rapper admits that he couldn’t go to Northern California. To make matters worse, Tech N9ne explains that at the time he was featured on an issue of Murder Dog Magazine’s with crazy red hair, a gun and a T-shirt that read Missouri across the front. The rapper also gets into details behind meeting Shock G the night before Mac Dre was killed in Salt Lake City, speaks on the gang culture in Kansas City and touches on the impact that blood gang members from San Diego had on his neighborhood after moving in.
Kanye West recently stopped by 99.7 NOW in the Bay Area to sit down with radio deejay St. John. Watch as Ye speaks on the inspiration behind choosing Yeezus as his new album title, his love for being creative and coming up with new ideas with his crew and his new tour’s opening night in Seattle. West gives listeners insight behind the elaborate visual representation of his show and breaks down what drives him as an artist to be so creative and over-the-top. St. John also discusses with the G.O.O.D. Music front man about what life is like now being a dad, the importance of family and of course his special bond with his new fiance Kim Kardashian.
West Coast artist Iamsu! catches up with Karmaloop TV during A3C in Atlanta to discuss a number of topics. Just having returned from the strip club, the Bay Area native reveals he has some music in the works with 2 Chainz and producer Childish Major that he’s pretty excited for his fans to check out. Iamsu! also says he’s hopeful that he’ll land a production credit on Wiz Khalifa’s upcoming Blacc Hollywood LP, explains the inspiration behind his new Kilt II project and admits that Kanye West had a big influence early on for him to pursue his dreams in music. Before calling it a wrap, the young rapper shares details on some of his upcoming music that fans can hope to hear very soon.
Bay Area rap veterans The Grouch and Eligh come together for another inspirational track titled “Run” featuring artist Pigeon John. The lyrical Hip Hop duo decided to offer a breath of fresh air with their new song which aims to encourage listeners to move forward past life’s difficult moments, be themselves and live a harmonious lifestyle. ”Run” is featured on the group’s new EP which you can purchase by CLICKING HERE.
Taylor Gang signee and Bay Area native Berner delivers his latest visual for “Racin” produced by the talented beatsmith known as Cy Fyre. The deep and introspective track is featured on Berner’s new Drugstore Cowboy and showcases the rapper spitting his soul over the mellow instrumental as he tackles sensitive topics like the loss of his mother, watching police beat his cousin and the street hurdles he had overcome in order to provide for his daughter. Take a listen as Berner reflects on life in his latest single “Racin.”