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In 2014, rap’s biggest names more or less sat the year out. Kanye West never got around to releasing that populist masterwork he’s been promising. Drake threw a bunch of great songs up on Soundcloud rather than compiling those songs into an LP. Jay Z went on tour with his wife but gave us no… More »

“Turned the city where I’m from into a mini-Motown,” says ST 2 Lettaz on the new G-Side song “Higher.” He’s right and he’s wrong. Five or six years ago, Huntsville, Alabama, the city where G-Side are from, was the toast of the rap internet, a small nowhere town that suddenly seemed to be cranking out… More »

There are times when it’s easy to determine the 5 Best Songs Of The Week, and others when it gets a little tougher for us to figure out what should go where, what belongs and what doesn’t. Then there are weeks like this, where debates about inclusion and placement stretch into long email chains over… More »

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Stream ST 2 Lettaz Good Day In The Ghetto EP

ST 2 Lettaz is one half of G-Side, the great and perpetually overlooked Huntsville, Alabama rap duo G-Side. Last year, G-Side released a really strong…
Tom Breihan | July 16, 2015 - 11:17 am

G-Side – “Real Ones” (Feat. Joi Tiffany)

The great and perpetually underrated Huntsville, Alabama rap duo G-Side were broken up for about a year, but they reunited last year and returned thi…
Tom Breihan | November 24, 2014 - 11:04 am
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Stream G-Side Gz II Godz

The great Huntsville, Alabama underground rap duo G-Side broke up after the release of their last album, 2011's Island, but they got back together last…
Tom Breihan | May 14, 2014 - 5:02 pm
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G-Side – “Statue”

The one time I saw Huntsville rap duo G-Side in concert they made me a fan forever with their electric stage presence, powerful delivery, and…
Chris DeVille | April 15, 2014 - 3:44 pm

The 100 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014

We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be.
Chris DeVille | December 23, 2013 - 11:23 am
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G-Side – “4Ever”

Last September, the great and criminally underappreciated Huntsville, Alabama rap duo G-Side announced that they were breaking up. Both members went on to release solo…
Tom Breihan | November 12, 2013 - 2:33 pm
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In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2012

Each September, we recognize 40 new bands we look forward to listening to for years to come. And each December, we salute the veterans who've…
Scott Lapatine | December 26, 2012 - 3:48 pm
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Mixtape Of The Week: ST 2 Lettaz R.E.B.E.L.

Huntsville, Alabama's G-Side were one of our great active rap groups -- a hard-rapping throwback duo who pushed each other and came with their ow…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2012 - 1:35 pm

G-Side Break Up

In the last four years, the great and hard-striving Huntsville, Alabama rap duo G-Side have released four excellent albums: 2008's Starshipz & Rocketz, 2009's Huntsville
Tom Breihan | September 12, 2012 - 1:36 pm
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Lushlife – “She’s A Buddhist, I’m A Cubist (Remix Feat. Angel Deradoorian, Cities Aviv, G-Side, Big Baby Gandhi, Deniro Farrar, KDz Kenny Dennis)”

Here's a remix of Philly rapper Lushlife's Plateau Vision cut "She's A Buddhist, I'm A Cubist," a track that's given a lush, spirited reimagination thank…
Corban Goble | June 12, 2012 - 5:43 pm
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G-Side – “Gettin’ It” Video (Feat. Stalley & Joi Tiffany)

Last last year, the tough, aspirational Huntsville rap duo G-Side released the excellent and vaguely overlooked album Island. One of its standouts was "Gettin' It,"…
Tom Breihan | February 8, 2012 - 10:10 am
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G-Side – “Land In The Sky”

Last week, we took at look at Huntsville's rap scene for Area Codes, and in that feature we took stock of contributors like production duo…
Corban Goble | January 17, 2012 - 3:49 pm

Area Codes: 256 – Huntsville, AL

Like any great music scene, Huntsville has been percolating for some time now. Through acts like PRGz and the production duo Block Beataz, Huntsville became…
Corban Goble | January 12, 2012 - 4:11 pm
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CFCF, d’Eon Remix Babe Rainbow

On his track “Greed,” the Vancouver producer Babe Rainbow linked up with G-Side rapper Yung Clova for a thudding, glacially evil paranoia-rap anthem. And now…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2012 - 3:49 pm

G-Side Drop New Video, Collaborate With Main Attrakionz

Arty but grounded internet-beloved cult-rap duos of the world unite! On the new track "AC," the Bay Area's Main Attrakionz link up with ST 2…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2011 - 3:46 pm

Sinden – “G Like Me” Video (Feat. G-Side)

"G Like Me" is a collaboration between the British dance-music producer Sinden and the great Huntsville, Alabama rap duo G-Side, and it leans harder o…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2011 - 12:55 pm
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Stream G-Side Island

Today, the great Huntsville, Alabama rap duo G-Side releases the new album Island. Over the past few years, ST 2 Lettaz and Clova G have…
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2011 - 1:14 pm
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