The Niceguys: Nice Short Pt. 7 (Video)

“Let me start by saying I don’t have time for this,” says Niceguys emcee Yves Saint. “What could you say about my work ethic that hasn’t been said about indentured servants? I work all day, I grind all day, I shine because I grind.” Along with DJ Candlestick and producers Christolph & Free, The Niceguys give an exclusive look into the business end of the making of their debut full-length LP, The Show, out September 28th through 265 Pro/The Pi Group.

DIsplaying the mental and physical discipline necessary to succeed in their Green Room EP track, “10,000 Hours,” The Niceguys present a day at the office (Wire Road Studio); full of heavy drinking, DJing infants and Yves’s fully-loaded, .9mm “wallet.” “I remember when I woke up this morning,” says Christolph, “not that I went to sleep.”

Look for The Niceguys’ debut full-length LP, The Show, available for free download and through digital retailers September 28th.

KingPen Slim: The Beam Up 2: So Cinematic (Mixtape)

DMV buzzmaker (and freestyle series contributor) KingPen Slim has joined forces with to bring fans his latest street album, the sequel to last summer’s The Beam Up..

The Beam Up 2: So Cinematic features 12 new joints from the D.C. native, as well as two bonus cuts. Included on the project are reader-approved leaks “The Win,” “My Life Is a Movie,” “21 Gun Salute” and “The Way You Move.”

Joining KingPen Slim throughout Beam Up 2 are Jim Jones, Kevin Ross, Wale, STS, Phil Adé and more. Beats come courtesy of such producers as JButtah, Mark Henry and Best Kept Secret.

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U-N-I: In Rotation

So all morning/day I was bumpin’ my U-N-I ish, I’m talking all of it. I of course remembered it was time for a new In Rotation artist and who better to fill that spot than the Cali duo themselves. Today and for the rest of the week (Maybe 2) I bring you guys three U-N-I tracks I been bumpin’ the most. You can download those below (As well as the player on the right panel) and after the jump you can watch their latest video for “Black Sky.” Gotta show the homies love.

Download: U-N-I – Night Nurse

Download: U-N-I – A Love Supreme

Download: U-N-I – Black Sky

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