Category Archives: music

De La Soul is giving away a fully produced J Dilla Mixtape!

Smell The Da.I.S.Y. (Da Inner Soul of Yancy)

De La Soul “We’re happy to announce the release of our brand new mixtape fully produced by the late great J Dilla called “Smell The Da.I.S.Y. (Da Inner Soul of Yancy). The mixtape consists of 11 songs of classic De La vocals over unreleased J Dilla production. With this project we just wanted to be […]

Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This is Stones Throw Records

Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton: This is Stones Throw Records

Peep! COMING TO THEATERS IN MARCH 2014 – GET TICKETS! www.OurVinylWeighsATon.com Produced & Directed by Jeff Broadway Co-Produced & Edited by Rob Bralver Written by Jeff Broadway & Rob Bralver Executive Produced by Jason McGuire Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton is a feature-length documentary about avant-garde Los Angeles-based record label Stones Throw Records. The film […]

The Low Lights Presents: “Actually It” Mixtape by upcomming producers APOB & Shepard

If you want to know what Nation19 is bumping right now in our office its The Low Lights Presents: "Actually It" by producer duo APOB(NY) & Shepard(Cali)

If you want to know what Nation19 is bumping right now in our office its The Low Lights Presents: “Actually It”  by producer duo APOB(NY) & Shepard(Cali). Actually it is a collaborative project that offers a really good collection of originally produced instrumentals with a dope balance of intricately chopped samples, synths and baselines reminiscent […]

DJ QBert: Extraterrestria – NEW ALBUM PRE-ORDER

EXTRATERRESTRIA is DJ QBert's much-anticipated follow up to his groundbreaking debut album and feature film, Wave Twisters

Our good friend and super DJ nice guy QBert @ Thud Rumble is releasing a new project called EXTRATERRESTRIA. Super Dope. Don’t be the last to get it before it’s all gone.  EXTRATERRESTRIA is DJ QBert’s much-anticipated follow up to his groundbreaking debut album and feature film, Wave Twisters. Several years in the making, Extraterrestria transcends what turntablism is and […]

Kanye speaks in Chicago about talking to Farrakhan and sings a tribute to Micheal Jordan.

Kanye West mentioned on video meeting with Minister Farrakhan and was told not to apologize for his recent statements about the Jewish elite.

Kanye West recently delivered an auto-tuned speech/songs to his hometown audience in Chicago. In the musical tribute, @2:40 in the video West mentioned meeting with Hon. Minister Farrakhan and was told not to apologize for his recent statements about the Jewish elite. West addresses all of Michael Jordan’s accomplishments and what MJ as an individual contributed […]

Kendrick Lamar and Eddie Peake – “Sing About Me” Part 1

Kendrick Lamar Sing about me APDTA

When the lights shut off, an artist’s dream is that their work will stand the test of time. The ones that influence our culture are the ones we most remember. Here, two powerful creative forces come together to elevate the status quo and lay ground to their legacy. This is their poetry. Sing about them. […]

INSTRUMENTAL HIP HOP IS DEAD – KAYTRANADA

INSTRUMENTAL HIP HOP IS DEAD - KAYTRANADA APDTA

You heard it here first. Dopest ish right here…all instrumentals no wack lyrics! [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/125451850″ params=”color=ff0000&auto_play=false&show_artwork=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Biography Born in Haiti and raised in the city of Montreal, Canadian artist Kaytranada has experienced an explosive rise in the past couple of years with his irresistible production and live sets, but the hard […]

Rick Ross Feat. Jay Z- The Devil Is A Lie (Explicit Lyrics… be warned)

Album cover of Rick ross Feat Jay Z the devil is a lie
[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/125605561″ params=”color=ff0000&auto_play=false&show_artwork=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Last Month we saw Rick Ross met with The Minister is this song a result of that meeting? Is Jay finally letting us know Jay Elect had a strong influence on his lyrics? You be the judge. This song was produced by K.E. On The Track.

Virtue Magazine interview with Nation19 / APDTA

Nation19 / APDTA CEO Queen Muhammad Ali

Reprinted from Virtue Magazine winter 2014   “Keep family first and have fun at what you are doing. Never let money be your only motivation and you will be successful.” –Queen Muhammad Ali Virtue- What is Nation 19? Can you please give us a little background information on yourself and your company? Queen- Nation19 is […]

Kanye breaks down the fashion game with Sway!

Kanye breaks down the fashion game to Sway: APDTA

Peace, Before you watch this video please keep a couple of things in mind. Kanye is a genius pure and simple. Unfortunately, we have seen others speak of the same problems ye is building on. Notable black entertainers like Micheal Jackson, Oprah, Bill Cosby, Micheal Jordan, Dr Dre and others who reached a certain threshold […]

Behind the scenes “Happy” APDTA

Go behind the scenes of Pharrell Williams’ HAPPY video shoot to see how the world’s first 24 hour music video was created. From the Despicable Me 2 soundtrack. Check outhttp://24hoursofhappy.com to watch the full 24 hour version. Directed by We Are From L.A. Purchase the song here: http://smarturl.it/PharrellHappy Performed by Pharrell Williams Written and Produced by Pharrell […]