Statik Selektah

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Big K.R.I.T., Rapsody, Yelawolf, And The Changing Nature Of Southern Rap

Big K.R.I.T. has always sounded like a throwback, but when we first met him, you could sound like a throwback and also sound like the…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2017 - 11:45 am

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Chance The Rapper Is Doing Incredible Things

You see plenty of good performances at music festivals, but you don't see too many great ones. I've been going to these things for literal…
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2015 - 12:12 pm

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Statik Selektah – “Put Jewels On It” (Feat. Run The Jewels)

Producer Statik Selektah is putting out a new album next month, and today he's shared a single called "Put Jewels On It" that features none…
James Rettig | November 2, 2017 - 4:40 pm

Joey Bada$$ – “Brooklyn’s Own”

Today marks the 19th anniversary of Biggie Smalls' death, and fellow Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ is paying homage in the form of a new song.
Peter Helman | March 9, 2016 - 9:44 pm

Joey Bada$$ – “Ready”

Joey Bada$$ is currently working on the follow-up to last year's B4.DA.$$, and today he debuted a new one-off from those recording sessions on Ebro's…
Peter Helman | February 22, 2016 - 8:38 pm

Statik Selektah – “Beautiful Life” (Feat. Action Bronson & Joey Bada$$) Video

For his single "Beautiful Life," the boom-bap revivalist DJ and producer Statik Selektah rounded up a couple of recent-vintage New York heavyweights, Action Bronson and…
Tom Breihan | September 4, 2015 - 12:51 pm

Statik Selektah – “All You Need” (Feat. Action Bronson, Ab-Soul & Elle Varner)

The New York DJ and producer Statik Selektah has been working for years to revive the sound of mid-'90s boom-bap, so it's fun to hear…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2015 - 2:08 pm

Statik Selektah – “Beautiful Life” (Feat. Action Bronson & Joey Bada$$)

Veteran DJ/producer Statik Selektah is gearing up for the release of his seventh studio album, appropriately entitled Lucky 7 and even more appropriately being released…
Peter Helman | June 9, 2015 - 8:12 pm

Joey Bada$$ – “Word Is Bond” (Prod. Statik Selektah)

This year will be one of movement for the prodigal '90s NYC hip hop revivalist Joey Bada$$, who's lined up a few releases for 2013:…
Amrit Singh | May 29, 2013 - 9:32 am

Freddie Gibbs & Statik Selektah – “Lord Giveth, Lord Taketh Away” Video

Earlier this year, the amazingly fluid Indiana mixtape gangsta Freddie Gibbs linked with the talented DJ/producer Statik Selektah to release Lord Giveth, Lord Taketh Away,…
Tom Breihan | November 2, 2011 - 10:32 am