Why “Live At The BBQ” Was One Of SXSW’s Livest Events

Music festivals and Hip Hop have always had an interesting relationship. Hip Hop only festivals such as A3C in Atlanta and the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival present a different formula, but mainstream festivals by nature typically only feature a sprinkling of rap’s finest on top of their indie rock and electronic infused schedules. While this […]

Duck Down Music Celebrates 20 Years of Independence

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“There’s a lot of 40-year-olds in the building tonight!” hosts Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds teased into the mic, as the audience at B.B. King’s Blues Club erupted into laughter. They weren’t necessarily wrong either, as the crowd gathered last night [December 3] were there to honor and celebrate 20 years of rocking with Duck […]

We Made It NYC Premieres Free Lunch Web Series With ASAP Twelvyy And Buckshot

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Free Lunch is a web series, where the host J. Pablo takes different artists to their old high schools and talks with them about their experiences. The new series was created by the We Made It NYC collective. The members include Michael Clowney, C.A. Burgos, Juan C. Caraballo, Stephen Bercovici, Mike Yi, James J. Faller, […]

Buckshot Says Stop Over Representing New York


Yes, there is such a thing as over representing New York. Buckshot is pretty adamant on his stance about New York rappers over representing New York, as if there is such a thing. He sat down with  AllHipHop.com  and was asked  his opinion on popular Brooklyn hip-hop including artists like Troy Ave. Buckshot did not […]

Buckshot & P-Money Ft Joey Bada$$ And CJ Fly Video:Flute

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Hip-hop is dead? Says who? Whether old or young, Pay dues to the artist that still have that flow we remember hearing when listening to hip hop back in the day. Buckshot has a joint album with producer P-money who is known for adding his spin to the classic 90’s New York sound. The upcoming […]

Vintage Video Of Tupac With Duck Down Surfaces

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  Video has surfaced online of the One Nation LP recording sessions, and today we a glimpse of what they were like. For those who don’t know the One Nation LP was an album idea of Tupac and Duck Down showcasing the unity of the East Coast and West Coast. The album was placed on […]

Peter Rosenberg To Host ‘Welcome To Brownsville’ Free Concert

Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg announced via Twitter he’ll be hosting a free event today from 6PM to 9PM in Betsy Head Park, Brooklyn. Artists performing include Sean Price, Buckshot, Smif N Wessun and special guest appearances by Joey Bada$$, Pro Era, and others. Advertisement   DJ sets by Statik Selektah and Evil Dee with free […]

Video: Buckshot prank calls fan

Brooklyn MC Buckshot of the legendary Boot Camp Click dials up a few prank calls from the label as a Duck Down Records intern. Peep how Buckshot finesse’s the characters in which he plays Skott, Sahoose from Zimbabwe and Bobby.! -Marv El (@Bigmarv818) Advertisement