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Santigold

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Santigold is definitely one of the fastest rising stars in the indie/dance/hip hop game. It’s hard to pull cred in all those circles, but she’s done it. All this despite the fact that she’s had to change her name from Santogold to Santigold because of some C class DJ who’s been calling himself Santogold for some time now. A brooklyn DJ just dropped the new mixtape Southerngold which pairs Santi’s songs with verses from southern rappers. Her propper LP was one of the best albums released last year, and her colab mixtape with Diplo, Top Ranking, is easily my favorite mixtape released in a long while. All this and the countless remixes and guest spots are propelling her to the top fast.

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Southerngold Mixtape

FolderStill Tippin’ It (Ft. Slim Thug & Mike Jones)

Fire Superman (Ft. Lil’ Wayne)

You’ll Go Crazy (Ft. Young Jeezy)

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Top Ranking: A Diplo Dub

Picture 1I’m A Lady (Diplo Mix Ft Amanda Blank)

L.E.S. Artistes ft. Movado (XXXchange Mix)

Get It Up ft. M.I.A. & Gorilla Zoe (Radioclit Mix)

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Self Titled LP

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Shove It (feat. Spank Rock)

Lights Out

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Your Voice EP

Your Voice

Santigold -Unstoppable (feat. Lil Wayne & Drake)

Jay Z – Brooklyn Go Hard ft. Santigold

And then there’s this amazing video from Santigold’s set at this spring’s Sasquatch festival. Be sure to watch it all the way through. “How did he do that!?”

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Wale

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A steady stream of leaks, remixes, and mixtapes has kept this fresh DC rapper in the (blog) headlines for over a year now. On the cover of the new GQ, they even go as far as to call him the best new rapper since Jay Z. All of this hype is leading up to his upcoming album Attention Deficit. I can’t wait til he leaks his own hot ass summer jam via his twitter, which has become his custom.

Here’s some of his latest and greatest…

Wale – Hot Shyt ft. Peedi Crakk, Black Thought, 2Face, Young Chris

Wale – Gotta Be Magic

Wale – Penthouse Anthem

Wale – W.A.L.E.D.A.N.C.E. ft. Justice

Wale – Nike Boots (remix) ft. Lil Wayne

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The Mixtape About Nothing

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The Kramer

The Artistic Integrity

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Kanye Everywhere

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Kid Cudi – I Poke Her Face feat. Kanye West & Common

Q Tip – We Fight We Love Remix feat. Kanye West & Consequence

Rick Ross – Maybach Music (part 2) feat. Kanye West, Lil Wayne & T Pain

Trey Parker (of South Park) – Gay Fish

Clips from the Kanye/Gay Fish episode of South Park last week:

And Kanye’s response on his blog:

SOUTH PARK MURDERED ME LAST NIGHT AND IT’S PRETTY FUNNY. IT HURTS MY FEELINGS BUT WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM SOUTH PARK! I ACTUALLY HAVE BEEN WORKING ON MY EGO THOUGH. HAVING THE CRAZY EGO IS PLAYED OUT AT THIS POINT IN MY LIFE AND CAREER. I USE TO USE IT TO BUILD UP MY ESTEEM WHEN NOBODY BELIEVED IN ME. NOW THAT PEOPLE DO BELIEVE AND SUPPORT MY MUSIC AND PRODUCTS THE BEST RESPONSE IS THANK YOU INSTEAD OF “I TOLD YOU SO!!!” IT’S COOL TO TALK SHIT WHEN YOU’RE RAPPING BUT NOT IN REAL LIFE. WHEN YOU MEET LITTLE WAYNE IN PERSON HE’S THE NICEST GUY FOR EXAMPLE. I JUST WANNA BE A DOPER PERSON WHICH STARTS WITH ME NOT ALWAYS TELLING PEOPLE HOW DOPE I THINK I AM. I NEED TO JUST GET PAST MYSELF. DROP THE BRAVADO AND JUST MAKE DOPE PRODUCT. EVERYTHING IS NOT THAT SERIOUS. AS LONG AS PEOPLE THINK I ACT LIKE A BITCH THIS TYPE OF SHIT WILL HAPPEN TO ME. I GOT A LONG ROAD AHEAD OF ME TO MAKE PEOPLE BELIEVE I’M NOT ACTUALLY A HUGE DOUCHE BUT I’M UP FOR THE CHALLENGE. I’M SURE THE WRITERS AT SOUTH PARK ARE REALLY NICE PEOPLE IN REAL LIFE. THANKS FOR TAKING THE TIME TO DRAW MY CREW. THAT WAS PRETTY FUNNY ALSO!! I’M SURE THERE’S GRAMMATICAL ERRORS IN THIS… THAT’S HOW YOU KNOW IT’S ME!

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Hip Hop and Tuesdays

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Notorious B.I.G. – Respect

Jay Z – Brooklyn Go Hard feat. Santogold

J Dilla – Love Movin feat. Black Thought

Kid Cudi – Is There Any Love feat. Wale

Wale – The Artistic Integrity

Lil Wayne – Yes feat. Pharrell

Paper Route Gangstaz – Soul Glo

Camron – Harlem Streets

Raekwon – Wu Ooh feat. Ghostface & Method Man

MF Doom – Lightworks

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Happy President’s Day

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TI – Swagga Like Us feat. Kanye, Jay Z, Lil Wayne

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