Tagged with 'Black Friday'
XXLmag.com has compiled their list of the “100 Best Mixtapes Of 2010″. Jay Rock’s Black Friday mixtape sits at a very respectable no. 83 on the list that spans from names like Soulja Boy to Redman. Here is what XXL had to say about Black Friday: After signing to Tech N9ne’s Strange Music label, Watts, ...Read more.
The guys at TDE have gone and done it again with another music video. In “No Joke”, a track from Jay Rock’s acclaimed Black Friday mixtape, Jay takes you through Watts to remind you that he’s…well…no joke. While some of TDE’s other excellent music videos have been more visually oriented in terms of editing and ...Read more.
Jay Rock has been under the watchful eye of the hip hop community for some time now. It is no wonder then, that with the release of his Black Friday mixtape, the reviews keep on coming. This latest review comes from ology.com, and offers a full look at the makings of Black Friday. The review ...Read more.
Allhiphop.com has released their most recent album reviews, and among them is Jay Rock’s Black Friday. Along with the production, the review credits Jay Rock with having great lyrical ability that really carries the music. With all eyes on Jay Rock, he continues to deliver solid projects. You can click here to read the full ...Read more.
Jay Rock takes on the crunk anthem with this wild track from the Black Friday mixtape. “Juice” possesses all the intoxicated, boisterous, “I-don’t-give-a-@#!$” energy you need for a night of going all out. Featuring production from Sounwave, the track contains the frantic string movement and rat-a-tat-like percussion similar to that in Kendrick Lamar’s “Michael Jordan”–which he ...Read more.
In another title-as-homage to a West Coast classic (recall “Dollars and Sense” with Glasses Malone?), Jay Rock comes correct with “Fuck The Police” from the Black Friday mixtape. Unlike the aggressive and in-your-face vibe of the NWA classic, Jay Rock’s version retains a relaxed vibe, though the sentiment towards one-time remain the same. Jay Rock ...Read more.
In case you missed it, Jay Rock leaked the Black Friday mixtape last week, a collection of tracks with its eyes and ears firmly set on the streets. What better artist to have guest on a track this mixtape than Big Scoob, the self-proclaimed catalyst of an entire gutter movement? Scoob, who’s been sounding stronger ...Read more.
Take a stroll with Jay Rock and Strange Music label mate Big Scoob on this track from the Black Friday mixtape. ”Walk With Me” features production reminiscent of the G-Funk that helped put the west on the map, featuring the trademark G-Funk synth on steady loop over the deep groove of the drums and bass. ...Read more.
Top Dawg Entertainment and Strange Music proudly present the release of Jay Rock’s Black Friday mixtape. With his insatiable drive and relentless hunger, Jay Rock has already proven himself to be a key figure of the New West movement. In a time when the landscape of hip hop is over saturated with lazy club hits and “MCs” ...Read more.
As if Thanksgiving wasn’t filling enough, Jay Rock just leaked another track from his upcoming Black Friday mixtape, ‘In These Streets’ featuring Spider Loc. Jay Rock rips the ominous beat, letting everyone know where he can be found when he’s not in the booth. Be on the lookout for the Black Friday Mixtape dropping very ...Read more.
As we get closer and closer to the release of Black Friday, Jay Rock has leaked a new track for all of his fans. “No Joke” is the third track to be leaked from Black Friday. Over a classical piano loop, Jay hits the listeners with some of his best rhymes yet. The MC’s rugged and ...Read more.
With the release of Jay’s Black Friday mixtape this week, Top Dawg Entertainment has released the official video for “Diary of A Broke N*gga”. The track features TDE labelmate Kendrick Lamar and Giddy on a ride through the harsh reality of life. The video is shot in black and white and told in a storybook ...Read more.
After taking to the internet for help with choosing the cover to his Black Friday mixtape, it seems Jay Rock has officially made his choice. The all black cover, shown above, has been appearing on Jay’s official Facebook page all week. In anticipation for the release (it drops this Friday!), Jay has asked all of his ...Read more.
From the soon to be released (only days away!) Black Friday mixtape comes the latest track to be leaked, “Diary of a Broke N*gga”. Jay relates the pains of his hustle over a soulful groove while Kendrick Lamar offers his two cents on the hook. ”Diary of a Broke N*gga” is another offering of dope ...Read more.
Yesterday we posted request for all the Jay Rock fans out there to get creative and send their cover ideas for Jay’s upcoming Black Friday mix tape. The response has been enormous and we wanted to share some of the submissions we’ve received so far. These are all being reviewed by Jay Rock and Top ...Read more.
Jay Rock has recently announced on his Twitter that he is now accepting ideas for the cover of his upcoming Black Friday mix tape. In request for help with the cover, Jay tweeted the following: “I NEED A COVER 4 BLACK FRIDAY WHO WANTS 2 MAKE IT” “IF YOU HAVE AN IDEA 4 BLACK FRIDAY ...Read more.