Watch DJ Drama’s New Video, “Wishing,” Featuring Chris Brown, Skeme and Lyquin


DJ Drama last released an album in 2012, Quality Street Music, a well-received compilation album that featured Kendrick Lamar, Common, Rick Ross, Drake, Future and more. In 2016, he’ll look to return to store shelves with a sequel, Quality Street Music 2, and “Wishin” is the forthcoming LP’s lead single. Despite the album’s title, “Wishin” […]

Beef Between 50 Cent & The Game Over? Are They Reuniting?

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It has been over a decade since the The Game fell out with 50 Cent and G-Unit, spawning a slew of diss records and vlogs. The drama has died down in recent years, with both parties going their separate ways, but clearly things aren’t all the way copacetic. This was evidenced by a photo taken […]

Listen to DJ Drama’s New Single, “Wishing,” Featuring Chris Brown, Skeme and Lyquin

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It’s been several years since DJ Drama last had an album in stores–Quality Street Music was released in 2012–but don’t get it twisted. The legendary mixtape orchestrator has continued his reign in the streets, with output alongside Lil Wayne, Freddie Gibbs and Childish Gambino. Drama has also teamed up with Philadelphia producer, DJ and mixtape […]

Game Reveals The Tracklist For ‘Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf’


Its just about that time that we get some music from everyones favorite blood, The Game. The Compton rapper has a lot on his plate as he preps the sequel of his debut album, The Documentary 2. Game has recently released the track list to upcoming compilation album, Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf, a […]

Dom Kennedy & His OPM Friends Invade SXSW


Dom Kennedy made his mark at SXSW Wednesday night with his OPM & Friends showcase at 1100 Warehouse in Austin, Texas. The show which featured some of the brightest up-and-coming artist from the West put the crowd in notice of the super talented MC’s hailing from the left side of the coast. The good folks […]

Dom Kennedy’s Get Home Safely Tour Feat Skeme & Kendrick Lamar Recap


Dom Put On His Biggest NYC Show To Date, With A Little Help From His Friends  Last night was one of those nights.  One that years from now your brother, or cousin, or sisters neighbor or if your really lucky YOU yourself will talk about to friends as “The Nigh Kendrick Shut Down NY”.  Twas […]

Never On Schedule, But Always On Time: Week of 11/8/13


Cool like a ceiling fan… With the first week of November down, we are that much closer to Thanksgiving, eating our weight in food, and sales that will drive everyone in your family crazy. But before we get to that comatose state of the itus and fatigue from shopping, get ready this weekend with some […]

Support Your Local Rapper: Week of 10/7/13


We raise you these four projects. What you got? In case anyone has this column’s aim twisted, consider being featured on SYLR as the official first step to your endless path to getting to the top of the chain and staying there. Notice how we said, “staying there.” Some artists have been putting in work […]

Never On Schedule, But Always On Time: Week of 6/7/13


I eat rappers! As I prepare my bag of essentials for Governors Ball this weekend, I’ve put together yet another solid collection of singles and videos for you to enjoy. If you’re attending as well, I’ll be the skinny Asian yelling too much.       Advertisement   Noname Gypsy – “Sunday Morning” This Chicago […]

Listen: Skeme – Ain’t Bout Dat Life

Skeme takes rap’s favorite phrase of 2012 and kicks up the pulse to the already lively West Coast hip-hop scene with “Ain’t Bout Dat Life.” The Sox Gang capo puts on for the cats that’s really ’bout it over this energetic Southern-style number with Jay 305 sittin’ in shottie. Skeme’s debut, Alive & Living, is […]

Casey Veggies Announces Release Date For Customized Greatly Vol. 3

Casey Veggies has finally announced the release date for his upcoming project Customized Greatly Vol. 3 which is slated for an April 9th release date. Below you can see video of Casey tearing down The Roxy in Los Angeles with his first headlined performance, which included him bringing out guests such as Chip Tha Ripper, […]

Mixtape: Problem – Welcome To Mollywood

Diamond Lane Music Group’s Problem drops his latest mixtape Welcome to Mollywood. This is like an appetizer for his fans before the main course which is his album Plan B coming soon. It features Badd Lucc, Skeme, E-40, CTE’s Freddie Gibbs, Dom Kennedy,Ya Body, YG Hootie, Show Banga,and IAMSu. Welcome to Mollywood Problem’s Twitter Advertisement

Video: Problem – Last Love

  Problem drops a video for his radio hit “Last Love,” the first song off his Plan B album. He’s also heating the streets, Internet and radio with his new track “T.O.” featuring Skeme and DJ Mustard on the boards. Advertisement Problem Skeme DJ Mustard   Problem feat. Skeme T.O.

The Talks to Skeme

Skeme is making a name for himself in hip hop as he releases quality music for the masses. The man from the City of Inglewood has been steady in touring and keeping the people’s attention on his music and the West Coast in general. How did you get into rapping? I started rapping as a […]

Skeme – Mo Flow

Skeme is celebrating 22 years on planet earth today, the Inglewood rapper drops his “Mo Flow” record produced by Roosevelt for your listening pleasure.   – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement