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Audio: Rakim Honors Mandela With A Banger * Madiba*

Audio: Rakim Honors Mandela With A Banger * Madiba*

The God Emcee pays homage to Nelson Mandela like only he could with a dope joint to give us a little history about the man the legend Madiba. Tweet
LA: 11/22 *JUMP N FUNK* Rich Medina *FELA Tribute* With DJ Destroyer

LA: 11/22 *JUMP N FUNK* Rich Medina *FELA Tribute* With DJ Destroyer

FRIDAY NOVEMBER 22, 2013 FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & FROLAB PRESENT THE ORIGINAL FELA KUTI TRIBUTE PARTY *JUMP N FUNK* RICH MEDINA VISUALS: MARK HINES(MARKSMEN) OPENING SET: DJ DESTROYER @ THE ECHO 1822 SUNSET BLVD. LA (ECHO PARK) 90026 21+ 9PM-2AM $15 DOOR $10 ADVANCE TICKETS: BUY NOW “Easily one of our most up tempo/high energy events...
Video: Cody ChesnuTT *I've Been Life* Feat The Brooklyn Jumbies

Video: Cody ChesnuTT *I’ve Been Life* Feat The Brooklyn Jumbies

If your still sleeping on Cody ChesnuTT’s latest LP “Landing On A Hundred” you need to WAAAAAKKKEEE UUUPPPP! One of my favorite cuts of the album gets an incredible video to go along with it. Shot in the streets of Do Or Die Bed-Stuy the video captures the african back drop of the song with...
Video: Moses Sumney *Replaceable* Captured B+ of Mochilla

Video: Moses Sumney *Replaceable* Captured B+ of Mochilla

Had the pleasure of hearing Moses Sumney  opening up for “KING” during their month long residency at LA’sBootleg Theater. Such an amazing voice and style that lit up the stage from the one man band whose also his own back ground singer. Enough talk! Watch the one take, no edit video by B+ Culture Capture...
Video: Talib Kweli *High Life* Feat Rubix and Bajah

Video: Talib Kweli *High Life* Feat Rubix and Bajah

(Photo Shot By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs©) Brooklyn emcee’s Talib Kweli and Massinflu’s Rubix took a trip to South Africa last year to shoot the video for another dope jam off Kweli’s new LP “Prisoner Of Conscious”out May 7th. Love the groove and movements of this track while Kweli and Rubix have a field day on the...
Frolanthropy: Beat Making Lab Series on PBS

Frolanthropy: Beat Making Lab Series on PBS

What happens when a professor from UNC (Pierce Freelon) and a hip hop producer (Apple Juice Kid) grab a laptop, midi controller a portable mic and some software in a pack back then jump on a plane and travel to nations like  Panama, Senegal and Fiji? You get the “Beat Making Lab” a permanent recording studio set...
LA: Friday Oct 19 Rich Medina *JUMP N FUNK The Original Fela Kuti Tribute*

LA: Friday Oct 19 Rich Medina *JUMP N FUNK The Original Fela Kuti Tribute*

FRIDAY OCTOBER 19, 2012 FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & FROLAB PRESENT THE ORIGINAL FELA KUTI TRIBUTE PARTY *JUMP N FUNK* RICH MEDINA VISUALS BY MARK HINES (MARKSMEN) OPENING SET DJ DESTROYER @ THE ECHO 1822 SUNSET BLVD. LA (ECHO PARK) 90026 21+ 9PM-2AM $10 B4 MIDNIGHT PRESALE TICKETS HERE: “Easily one of our most up tempo/high energy...

Audio: Robert Glasper Experiment *Afro Blue* Feat. Erykah Badu – *Black Radio* leak

(Photo Shot By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs© ) Let the leaks begin! This fronamonal track from @RobertGlasper Experiment new LP “Black Radio” (Pre-Order NOW) hit the net early today. Rob had always wanted to do a version of this song with Badu on vocals and his wish came true. Robert Glasper x Erykah Badu – Afro...

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
Jump N Funk LA: 10 Year Anniversary With Rich Medina 10/8/11

Jump N Funk LA: 10 Year Anniversary With Rich Medina 10/8/11

FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & FROLAB PRESENT THE ORIGINAL FELA KUTI TRIBUTE PARTY JUMP N FUNK DJ RICH MEDINA OCTOBER 8, 2011 VISUALS BY : Mark Hines of The Marksmen OPENING SET BY: Destroyer @ THE VANGUARD USE HOLLYWOOD BLVD ENTRANCE 6021 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028 **FOR DISCOUNTED PARKING: tell the parking attendant that you’re...
LA: Tonite Blitz The Ambassador At Grand Performances *FREE SHOW*

LA: Tonite Blitz The Ambassador At Grand Performances *FREE SHOW*

Via: Fusicolgy “Ghanaian-born Blitz’s immediate and urgent lyrical flow paints vivid socio-political images. Powerful trombones, trumpets and horns mix seamlessly with turntables, drums, bass, guitar, djembe drums and various sampled sounds to enhance this 21st century hip hop visionary’s bold sound. Marthin Chan and Malverde front musicians fusing elements of Hip-Hop, Alternative, Ska, Classic Rock and Electro with traditional Latin...
DWNLD: Jean Grae "Cookies Or Comas" Hosted By DJ Drama

DWNLD: Jean Grae “Cookies Or Comas” Hosted By DJ Drama

Jean Greasy  street album “Cookies Or Coma” Hosted By @DJDrama is a mixtape snack of sorts leading up to the release of her next LP “Cake Or Death” which should hit drop this fall. With production by  @Khrysis @SkiBeatz @Fatin10 @BoogieBlind @terracemartin @MPhazes @ohnothedisrupt DOWNLOAD NOW #GangstaGrillz Tweet