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NATURE – Throw It Up (prod by Marco Polo) #SeasonsChangedWinterEdition

NatureNATUREThrow It Up, produced by Canadian imported to Brooklyn beatsmith Marco Polo, is off of a brand new album by the veteran rapper, who was formerly part of The Firm (with Nas, Foxy Brown, AZ, Dr. Dre), before going solo in 2000. Well, Nature is back, with Seasons Changed: Winter Edition, featuring Black Rob, Ali Vegas, Little Vic and Peter Leo

Seasons Changed: Winter EditionCapitalizing on the success of his first LP, the critically acclaimed For All Seasons, Nature has been releasing different editions with the “Seasons Changed” title. If you like the single, then head on over to iTunes, for Seasons Changed: Winter Edition.

And if you missed it, you can check out Seasons Changed: Spring Edition and Seasons Changed: Fall Edition as well.

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Substantial – ‘Art Is Where The Home Is’ (HIWTAI Remixes)


Substantial‘Art Is Where The Home Is’ (HIWTAI Remixes) is a collection of remixes & live versions of songs from his critically acclaimed Mello Music Group debut, ‘Home Is Where The Art Is’. If you loved the original, executive produced by producer Oddisee, you will want to check out this somewhat more mellow version, featuring production by Bop Alloy’s Marcus D, Japanese beatsmith Haruka NakamuraDeacon The Villain from  CunninLynguists, DMV producers, Sean Toure’, Jsoul & The Other Guys, Jazz Hop production team A June & J Beat & Jackson, and Mississippi’s 5-D.

unnamedThere are also some tracks featuring DC area’s live band Sound of the City, who jazz up the singles ‘See Hear’ and ‘Check My Resume’. One new song on the project is the previously unreleased ‘Lost Lost’ featuring Jsoul, produced by yU of Diamond District.

A CD of the Remixes is only available as an import on the Japanese boutique label Rockwell Product Shop. But you can get it digitally from Substantial’s own Bandcamp page and listen to or download the original album from Mell0 Music Group

Substantial is currently on tour with Marcus D (as the group Bop Alloy). For tour info, check http://www.bopalloy.com/showdates and click Another Day In The Life Of…‘ to hear their 2nd album.

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Prince Po and Oh No “SMASH” Feat. Pharoahe Monch and O.C.

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New track from Prince Po and his old Organized Konfusion / Fudge Pudge cohorts Pharoahe Monch and O.C.off Prince Po & Oh No’s Animal Serum album which is out today. I bet they all talked and made this track after MCMI & Est.1975‘s show “Maters of the Underground” that we threw a few months ago celebrating the 20th anniversary of Organized first album Stress:The Extinction Agenda

MCMI WARZONE: CORTEZ vs AUTOMATIC RAY (FULL BATTLE)

Okay this is the battle you have all been waiting for! MCMI WARZONE: CORTEZ vs AUTOMATIC RAY at RADIO BUSHWICK, Brooklyn NY, January 11th! To use Automatic Ray’s own words it was “a F—in’ bloodbath!” But who’s blood was spilt? That my friend, is always the question, isn’t it? To find out, watch the video!

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MCMI WARZONE: CORTEZ vs AUTOMATIC RAY

DJ GMS: The LOVE IS Mixtape (Stream + Download)

THE LOVE IS MIXTAPE

Last year MCMI Records dropped the HYDRA song “Love Is …” right before Valentine’s Day. The song “Love Is …”, produced by Keith “WildChild” Middleton, is a celebration of the Love of Hip Hop and a challenge to any rappers who do this for the money, without a true Love for the art.

Now in 2014, on Valentine’s Day, we present yo you … “The LOVE IS Mixtape”, mixed by DJ GMS, with a special intro from LR Blitzkrieg and testimonials from Masta Ace, Torae, Sha Stimuli, PackFM, Substantial, Chordz Cordero, Rich Medina, DP One, WildChild and many more, talking about what Hip Hop means to them.

GMS DJ picThis 80 minute continuous blend of amazing music is a tribute to all the Hip Hop songs that celebrate Love of music, Love of the culture, Love of being in the studio, and Love of making something special for the people!

There are so many great artists on this CD, from The ROOTS, to SLUM VILLAGE, TORAE, MASTA ACE, BUSTA RHYMES, COMMON, MOS DEF, NAS, SCARFACE, ATCQ, ERYKAH BADU, SOUL PURPOSE, PHAROAHE MONCH, SNOOP, Dr. DRE, DE LA SOUL …  the list goes on and on. And of course, HYDRA!

So the next time you are in the mood for some “Love & Hip Hop”, put down the TV remote and put on “The LOVE IS Mixtape” - absolutely, 100% FREE!!! If you want to support, show your Love by coming to an event, copping a Tee or Sweatshirt off MCMIapparel.com, or other music on MCMI Records.

The Love Is Mixtape Back Cover

Stream as one continuous track on MixCloud
Stream + Download from BandCamp

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