Posts Tagged ‘Skyzoo’
The legendary DJ Premier continues his ‘Bars In The Booth’ series this time inviting Skyzoo x Torae to get busy over some his production. The Barrel Brothers over another DJ Premier track. Gotta Love it! On a side note DJ Premier’s legendary D&D Studios just closed down. Check out some more info from his ‘PremierWuzHere’ site.
Been playing this banger on the Beatz & Lyrics Show. Good choice for a video! Beat by Billy Loman. Fancy Baby on the chorus. Scratches by DJ Deadeye. All this on “Get Away” (featuring Skyzoo, Torae and Reks). And there’s more on Termanology’s “Shut Up And Rap” album.
Brooklyn’s own Skyzoo links up with the PVLG crew to bring an exclusive ANTHEM.
Give thanks! Open the Turkey Day treat from Skyzoo. A li’l som’n that won’t ruin your dinner but whet your appetite for real hip-Hop. Eat these BARS, ninja – “PVLG Freestyle” (and download for FREE below).
DOWNLOAD: SKYZOO – PVLG FREESTYLE
Latest heat rock from The Diam Piece (which you can get via earlier post here). Producer Diamond D (D.I.T.C. Crew) guaranteed a hit track with a solid instrumental and a loaded vocal lineup that features Talib Kweli, eLZhi and Skyzoo. Banger! Admit it. C’mon… “Where’s The Love” maaaannnn?
Checking in with this vid for a single off their “Barrel Brothers” album (out now), Skyzoo and Torae give us “The Aura” (produced by DJ Premier and Antman Wonder). They rode this boom bap track the way an emcee is supposed to.
“With all due respect, I barely respect n!ggas.”
Whewww! These dudes spit that tough sh!t. Heavy boom-bap. HEAVY on the lyrical bravado. This new street heat from Skyzoo & Torae, “All In Together” (featuring Sean Price & Guilty Simpson), is the truth. Beat produced by Black Milk. The Skyzoo x Torae album “Barrel Brothers” is out now if you wanna cop.
Getting ready for that “Barrel Brothers” LP from Skyzoo and Torae? So are we. The duo put out this sampler to keep us interested in the meantime; 14 snippet tracks demonstrating the dopeness to come May 27, 2014. Could’ve just told us there’d be production and features from DJ Premier, !llmind, Jahlil Beats, Black Milk, Sean Price, Blu, Guilty Simpson, Oh-No and more; but we will take this. Take advantage of the pre-order option from iTunes if you like below. Stream the sampler above.
Skyzoo & Torae are putting out their “Barrel Brothers” LP on May 27, 2014. But first, there’s the single and video for “Blue Yankee Fitted” (produced by !llmind) All about the city of the navy blue fitted Yankee hat, New York (New York, NYC). You can pick up your “Fitted” at iTunes today.
DJ Prince collaborating with Skyzoo turns out well. Remember “Give It Up” (yeah, you do)? Well, Mr. DJ brought in producer !llmind; and they’ve done good work together, too (it’s on here…look). “False Alarm” is off the “Test My Sound” LP (due out May 13, 2014).
We’re always hearing “Jigga ought to take it back to ‘Reasonable Doubt’ man.” Tell you what. Rock with this “An Ode To Reasonable Doubt” project by Skyzoo and Antman Wonder while you’re waiting around for that. The download site says you get a ‘Digital Booklet with A Bonus CD called “The Winter Warz” Featuring New Music by Skyzoo‘ too. So…go. Enjoy! Skyzoo’s the homie. He delivers!
Brooklyn emcee Skyzoo ain’t scared of “The Hot Box” – evidenced by that freestyle he drops above! And he’s got more as a matter of fact, here he is sharing “Range Rover Rhythm” off his latest album, “A Dream Deferred.” And more… He scheduled the drop of a mixtape in honor of “Reasonable Doubt” on the artist’s (fellow Brooklyn native Jay Z) birthday (December 4, 2013); titled “An Ode to Reasonable Doubt.”
Dynasty ripping a Jinx-produced track with the homie Skyzoo on this “Star and the Sky.” This will be on Dynasty’s debut LP – “A Star In Life’s Clothing” (available for pre-order now, due out October 18, 2013). Special guests on it include: DJ Premier, Talib Kweli, and Skyzoo (of course).
Skyzoo with another one for his Penny Freestyle Series Part 2. This flow is over the “Later That Night” beat from “Shame” (EP) by Freddie Gibbs and Madlib. He calls it “Feeding Lines.” Verbal dexterity and creativity displayed all over this track. Stream/download and enjoy below
DOWNLOAD: SKYZOO – FEEDING LINES
Skyzoo with a video for “Range Rover Rhythm” (produced by Jahlil Beats) off his LP “A Dream Deferred.” Video director: Alex Ghassan. Caught wind of this from a Skyzoo tweet:
— Skyzoo (@skyzoo) May 6, 2013
Beat Society – the Original Showcase for Beatmakers – presents this ‘7-minute look into the history, working parts and talent that make up the Original Showcase to spotlight the art of Beat making.’
Great video short. We’re talking Pete Rock, Oddisee, STS, !llmind, Blu, Statik Selektah, Hezekiah, Marco Polo, Truck North, Dice Raw, Eric G, Reef The Lost Cauze, Skyzoo, and Khrysis speaking on Beat Society, on their art and culture, and more.