Chevy Woods and Smoke DZA link up for a new hypnotizing banger titled “Gracias Malverde.” Produced by Pro Era’s Kirk Knight, the mellow joint finds Woods and DZA showing off their lyrical skills as they kick rhymes about fine greenery, makin’ moves on the streets and disregarding the competition to get to the money. Take a listen to the duo’s new collaboration for plenty of that slick tough talk you can ride and burn one to.
Pro Era members Joey Bada$$, CJ Fly and Kirk Knight recently took their lyrical talents over to Invasion Radio with Boss Lady and DJ Steel for an “On Da Spot” freestyle session. Watch as the New York bred emcees showcased their skills to listeners tuned in and one by one dropped bars off the top of the dome over a number of instrumentals.
Take a look at some dope coverage of Kirk Knight and Joey Bada$$ recently catching up with London’s DJ Semtex. The duo quickly get into some off-the-top rhymes and hold it down instrumental after instrumental. In between, Semtex also takes the opportunity to put the New York natives through a Q&A session. Watch how it all went down live at BBC Radio 1Xtra.
Pro Era members and New York natives Joey Bada$$ and Kirk Knight show off their recent travel to Croatia courtesy of Slick Jackson. Take a look as the Joey meets Jay Electronica for the first time and gets a few words of advice from the elusive rapper. With Kirk Knight by his side, Joey makes his rounds throughout Croatia as the duo parties it up, meets the locals, takes in the beautiful scenery and hits the stage for Outlook Festival.
Pro Era and DJ Statik Selektah pay homage to deceased member Captial STEEZ by honoring his memory with “Like Water” live in Irvine, Caif. for the Under The Influence of Music Tour. However, fellow group members CJ Fly and Kirk Knight help Joey pick the mood right back up as they kick into “Survival Tactics” off Joey’s 1999 mixtape.
Joey takes it back to the beginning with one of his earlier hits that shined the spotlight on his talent as a lyrical MC with “Waves” off his 1999 mixtape. Performing live for the crowd in Irvine, Calif. on the Under The Influence of Music Tour with Pro Era member Kirk Knight by his side, Joey kicks his raps over the tracks smooth production provided by Freddie Joachim.
HD VIDEO: Joey Bada$$ hits the stage for the second show in Irvine, Calif. on the Under The Influence of Music Tour. Opening his act with “Alowha” (Prod. By Kirk Knight) off his recent Summer Knights project, the Brooklyn native goes to work and demonstrates to the crowd just why he and his Pro Era crew are in the building in the first place. Take a look at the young spitter do his thing.
SIDEBAR: Video ends at about the 3:00 minute mark and takes you down a dark and deep depressing black hole for the last .54 seconds so you can decide to stay on for the ride or get off early. You decide, the choice is yours.
Jonny Shipes took to his twitter today to release the latest Smoker’s Club compilation mixtape, Oil: 710, which features a variety of artists such as CJ Fly, Chevy Woods, Joey Bada$$, Smoke DZA and more. Shipes and company also declare 7/10 as the official new stoner’s holiday and drop the project in celebration of it. Read what Shipes had to say on the matter below and be sure to download the mixtape by CLICKING HERE.
I worked on this cd for the past 6 months…. Thats a lie but it sounded cool so fuck it lol, this compilation is a combo of some of my favorite artists I fuck w & having a bunch of dope music from them that i thought needed to be shared with the world on this wonderful holiday…. If your out the loop 7:10 is a new smokers holiday, find u some OIL & get to burnin. Enjoy your 7:10 while listening to this OIL. O & give us some credit when you post this dont act like it didnt come from The Smokers Club GoodTalk ya Pricks – Jonnyshipes