9.01.2009

9th Wonder takes on A&R Position


NC Legend 9th Wonder continues to add to his extensive resume'. The latest entry? A&R for 101 Distribution:
Today it was revealed to HipHopDX that 9th has accepted a Urban A&R position through Arizona-based 101 Distribution. “I just thought it was a good opportunity to get my fans to go to one place,” the North Carolinian producer explains. “CD sales in stores are really going down, labels get in the way and I just thought of a way to put out the album for everybody to go buy it. It’s a supply and demand type thing. I don’t believe in a big, big roll out and all this whatever. I tell my fans to go get it, they get it and I’m straight. And I think 101D is the best place for it.” The union started when the distribution company worked with 9th on distributing his and Wale's Back To The Future mixtape.
For the entire article, click here. Shouts out to hiphopDX.com.

HOLLA.

The Leak --- Blueprint 3

You can now take a listen to the ENTIRE Blueprint 3 album over a rhapsody.com. If I must say so myself...it's banging. I've been hearing mixed reviews from across the blogosphere, but I do know that I'll be dropping my 9-12 dollars for this one on 9/11. Click here to check it out.

8.30.2009

J. Cole + Mike Posner + Others @ Duke University



NC product J. Cole and MI/NC crossbred Mike Posner shut it down @ Duke along with Wale & UCB. Check it out!

HOLLA.

Big L Documentary



It's so good to see joints like this right here. I've watched the joint for 'Pac I don't know HOW many times, and "Notorious" was ok (could've been better imo). But this one looks to be promising -- more authentic. Peep the trailer.

HOLLA.

Young Chris, Freeway & Beanie Sigel x 9th Wonder



I like this joint right here. 2 of my favorite rappers (Free & Beans) + the God, 9th? It has to be a good look.

My b, I been away for a few. We're working on getting this album ready for January 1 release date. But I'm back on the blog tip...let's get it!