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Monthly archive October, 2011

Video: RMBA Erykah Badu chops it up w/ Egon in Madrid, Spain

(Photo Shot By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs© ) Via: RMBA “Erykah Badu needs little introduction. Her seminal works like ‘Baduizm’ and the ‘New AmErykah’ series have successively upped the ante in terms of what can be done within the soul spectrum. Erykah fuses cosmic b-girl bravado with the forward-thinking sounds of producers like the Soulquarians, Madlib,...
LA: TUESDAY 11/1: CHRIS DAVE & FRIENDS [The FROhibition *LIVE* Sessions]

LA: TUESDAY 11/1: CHRIS DAVE & FRIENDS [The FROhibition *LIVE* Sessions]

Frolab Presents…. The FROhibition *LIVE* Sessions CHRIS DAVE & FRIENDS featuring Pino Palladino Tim Stewart Mark De Clive Lowe Kamasi Washington hosted by Cognito ——- An intimate jam session with the musicians who played on classic LP’s from Adele, D’Angelo, Jill Scott, Mint Condition, Maxwell, Erykah Badu, John Mayer, Jody Watley & more! @ The historic Del...
Audio: J Rawls *A Tribute to De La * From Liquid Crystal Project 3

Audio: J Rawls *A Tribute to De La * From Liquid Crystal Project 3

  DOWNLOAD  HERE Here is the 1st single from Ohio producer  @JRawls new LP “Liquid Crystal Project 3″ with an ode to De La Soul   Tweet
Happy Bornday shouts to Madlib & Planet Asia *Definition of Ill*

Happy Bornday shouts to Madlib & Planet Asia *Definition of Ill*

(Photos by Cognito-Culture Capture Champs™) Happy Bornday salute to Madlib The Bad Kid & Planet Asia aka King Medallions two of my favorite producer and emcee. CA….ALL DAY!!!!! CLASSIC!!!! OHGFRO Say So!!!! Tweet

Frospotted! New “Pick Fros Not Fights” Frotos

New afronistas added to the our PFNF gallery of fros! Fashion model @NikiaPhoenix frospotted at BeautifulTextures product launch brunch! @MayaThePoet frospotted in Jo’burg South AFrica @ STRCRD 2011 Visit the gallery for more Pick Fros Not Fights!™ pix! Tweet
Art: *Video* Hebru Brantley "Yesterdays Loser" Opening Night

Art: *Video* Hebru Brantley “Yesterdays Loser” Opening Night

(Photo By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs™) Watch this fresh video re-cap of the opening of Hebru Brantleys “Yesterdays Losers” art show. If your in Chicago the show is on till Dec. Do yourself a favor and go thru. Follow: @HebruBrantley Tweet
Audio: Big K.R.I.T -Talib Kweli - Outasight - Mela Machinko "Beautiful"

Audio: Big K.R.I.T -Talib Kweli – Outasight – Mela Machinko “Beautiful”

Via:CoalMine Records Coalmine Records is proud to announce their charity campaign for the song “Beautiful”, whereby 100% of the net revenue will be donated to the American Cancer Society for cancer research and patient care. “Beautiful” enlists cameos from Big K.R.I.T., Talib Kweli, Outasight with a powerful hook, courtesy of Mela Machinko. The song is...
History: Bill Adler Speaks to RR about Def Jam First 25 Years Book

History: Bill Adler Speaks to RR about Def Jam First 25 Years Book

“Def Jam Recordings: The First 25 Years of the Last Great Record Label is a celebration of the first 25 years of the label that defined hip-hop music and culture. This is the story of Def Jam in the words of its artists and top executives, taken from interviews and seamlessly told as a narrative of...
Audio: The Roots *Make My* Feat.Big K.R.I.T - New LP *UNDUN* 12/6

Audio: The Roots *Make My* Feat.Big K.R.I.T – New LP *UNDUN* 12/6

via:OKP Here is the first leak from The Roots new LP “UNDUN” out Dec 6th on Def Jam. Feat. Big K.R.I.T The Roots “Make My” featuring Big K.R.I.T. by okayplayer  Press Release for “UNDUN” This morning The Roots officially announced the December 6th release of their new LP undun on Island Def Jam. A sort of novel in audio form, undun is “an...
FROBACK: DJ Jamad Afromentals #13 *AFRO BLU* DWNLD

FROBACK: DJ Jamad Afromentals #13 *AFRO BLU* DWNLD

Lets take a sec to FROBACK to a classic Jamad mix. Afromentals #13 had the ATL and beyond on smash when this dropped. DOWNLOAD LINK HERE Art work by @fluxwonda Subscribe via iTunes: http://frolab.com/afromentals/ Follow on Twitter: www.twitter.com/DJJamad www.twitter.com/afromentals www.twitter.com/FROLAB For Booking: djjamadinfo@gmail.com Contact Info: www.afromentals.com afromentals@gmail.com www.frolab.com create@frolab.com PICK FROS NOT FIGHTS!™ we frolaborate.™ Tweet...

Video: Erykah Badu “Out My Mind Just In Time 2″ Prod. By Georgia Anne Muldrow

(Photo By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs™) Erykah drops her latest visual for the track “Out My Mind Just In Time” part 2 produced by Georgia Anne Muldrow This and the last two video were directed by Miss Badu and shot by @creativeControl Coodie & Chike  who also shot her now classic “Window Seat”. Twitter: @fatbellybella @JAHJAHMULDROW @Coodierock...

Video: Yassin Bey (Mos) x BKNY Philharmonic *LIVE* Tribute to Troy Davis & More

(Photo Shot By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs™) Yassin performs a few joints from “Ecstatic” and a moving tribute to Troy Davis with the Brooklyn Philharmonic Live in Bed-Stuy.  ”Life In Marvelous Times”   “Coming Together…Tribute To Troy Davis”   Watch Yassin perform more under the cut… Tweet