Pop Wansel On Sampling His Father And His Favorite Production
JLBarrow • August 18, 2014 • No Comments

Pop Wansel, one half of production duo Pop and Oak, recently gave an interview to "Do I sample my father's music? Absolutely, all the

Scram Jones Says Nas Was Supposed To Be On ‘Broken Safety’ [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • August 02, 2014 • No Comments

Producer and MC Scram Jones has a history of making gully beats, one of his most notable being " "I had emailed that beat to

Focus… Rejoins Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment
JLBarrow • July 25, 2014 • No Comments

What a difference three years can make. Producer and MC Bernard "Focus…" Edwards has rejoined Dr. Dre's Aftermath entertainment. Focus…left the label in

DJ Scratch and Pete Rock Pay Tribute To James Brown [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 24, 2014 • No Comments

As part of a special tribute to James Brown for the biopic "Get On Up," "James Brown is music period," says Scratch. "He spawned other

“Rhythm Roulette” With Apollo Brown [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 24, 2014 • No Comments

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Skyzoo and Torae Discuss Picking Beats For “Barrel Brothers” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 10, 2014 • No Comments

This spring Brooklyn MCs Torae and Skyzoo released their highly anticipated joint project "Barrel Brothers." Already one of the best albums of 2014 the set

DJ Scratch On Why He Remixed Nas’ “Illmatic” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 04, 2014 • No Comments

DJ Scratch is celebrating this Independence Day with a special remix project, a reworking of Nas' "Illmatic" with his  original production called, what else? Scratchmatic. While

9th Wonder Presents, “Farewell To The Soulman” R.I.P. Bobby Womack [DOWNLOAD]
JLBarrow • June 27, 2014 • No Comments

R&B music lost another legend today. It was announced that soul legend Bobby Womack passed away at the age of 70. A representative from Womack’s

Prince Po and Oh No “1st Word To What Was Last Said” (Music Video)
JLBarrow • June 23, 2014 • No Comments

"So many cats you thought was focused is funny style..." Aint' that the truth. Prince Po and Oh No drop a visual from their collab

Cory Mo Explains “Country Rap Tunes” And New Album [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • June 23, 2014 • No Comments

Houston bread engineer, producer and rapper Cory Mo talks to “Devin the Dude gave me my first chance on the production side. I produced that